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(followed by `to') in conformance to or agreement with
"pursuant to our agreement"; "pursuant to the dictates of one's conscience"
in conformance to, or in agreement with
Etymology: pursuant, present participle of pursuer
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Done in consequence or prosecution of any thing.
Etymology: from pursue.
acting in consequence or in prosecution (of anything); hence, agreeable; conformable; following; according; -- with to or of
alt. of Pursuantly
Etymology: [From Pursue: cf. OE. poursuiant. Cf. Pursuivant.]
The numerical value of pursuant in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of pursuant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of pursuant in a Sentence
Today's report is in line with the United States' continuing opposition to the Nord Stream 2 pipeline and the U.S. Government's continued compliance with PEESA, with today's action, the Administration has now sanctioned 8 persons and identified 17 of their vessels as blocked property pursuant to PEESA in connection with Nord Stream 2.
Her initial ruling was that this could work, now, the Republicans have a clever way to get around that by saying, well, you can’t get a budget our of the Budget Committee because we're not going to vote for it, there won't be a tie vote… and therefore, pursuant to the rules worked out at the beginning of the Congress, you can't start that discharge procedure.
The state would have to prove, pursuant to the accessory after the fact statute, that they knewabout his crime and they intended to make sure or shield him from criminal liability, which I think isgoing to be very difficult to establish beyond a reasonable doubt.
Jeffrey Epstein is in jail because of the hard work of NYPD detectives and our law enforcement partners who built a strong case and arrested him for his vile crimes, the NYPD follows the same protocol for every sex offender referred to us pursuant to state laws. NYPD detectives are relentless: if you are a sex offender, we will find you.
We have consistently, strongly refuted these allegations, and we intend to continue to vigorously defend our company against these claims, the volunteer work program at immigration facilities as well as the wage rates and standards associated with the program are set by the Federal government. Our facilities, including the Aurora, Colo. Facility are highly rated and provide high-quality services in safe, secure and humane residential environments pursuant to the federal government’s national standards.
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