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  1. Instances


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  1. anticness

  2. cantiness

  3. incessant

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of instances in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of instances in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  1. Jonathan Gibralter:

    One of the things that has been my struggle for the last 15 or more years in this area is that there just aren't enough college presidents out there who are willing to stand up and take a stand on this issue, to be role models, to set a level of expectation for their students, to stand up to their alumni, to just do the right thing to save lives, and I struggle to know why. I've struggled with that for a long time, believe me, I'm not against alcohol. I'm not a prohibitionist. I just have seen too many instances where alcohol consumption amongst young people has caused terrible tragedy.

  2. Jay Gullish:

    These are global companies, they're global operations, they're global products and services, and in many instances there's an actual need to have data move back and forth pretty regularly, i think the concern now is that the bill... is clearly not along the lighter side of regulation.

  3. Sean Kiernan:

    In life there are real world instances where a totality of the circumstances must be analyzed. This is one such case.

  4. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier:

    Der Spiegel's true that I asked in two instances, in which the information we had from our sources was not entirely consistent with the information that came from the United States or NATO, but I also say that we have no interest in any dispute emerging from this.

  5. Julie Burkhart:

    With what happened with him and other instances of violence across the country, we enacted security protocols, i'm very concerned that someone would come in the building with weapons. He was carrying knives and explosives. This really illustrates to me that the security protocols that we have in place work.

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