Part of speech:
Freedom of action or permission to act:
An orderly arrangement
An extensive, relatively level area of land. Plains are present on all continents except Antarctica and are most often located in the interior regions. Because they can occur at almost any altitude or latitude, plains can be humid and forested, semiarid and grass-covered, or arid.
Gross is defined as earnings before taxes and expenses, or twelve dozen.
The territory or limits within which immunity, a privilege, or a right may be exercised.
A franchise or written grant of specified rights made by a government or ruler to a person, corporation, etc.
Protection from being forced to disclose confidential communications in certain relationships, as between attorney and client, physician and patient, or priest and confessor.
A spirit presumed to speak or act through a medium.
To register (a symbol, word, etc.) as a trademark
To transcribe permanently, as if in a register
To prevent from entering; keep out; bar:
To protect or guard
To acquire or maintain a monopoly of.
To confine within bounds; set a limit to; restrict; curb
To protect or ensure the privacy or secrecy of (a telephone line, for example).
The act of placing a limit or restriction.
The act of conceding.
One that protects:
Any exclusive possession or control regarded as resembling this
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