done by one person
index ex parte

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  • One Person Library — The founder of the One Person Library movement, Guy St. Clair, librarian at the University Club of New York of New York City, defined the One Person Library as “one is which all the work is done by the [single] librarian” (1976). The SOLO… …   Wikipedia

  • One-Person Library — The founder of the One Person Library movement, Guy St. Clair, former librarian at the University Club of New York of New York City, defined the One Person Library as “one in which all the work is done by the [single] librarian” (1976). The SOLO… …   Wikipedia

  • By one's favor — favor fa vor (f[=a] v[ e]r), n. [Written also favour.] [OF. favor, F. faveur, L. favor, fr. favere to be favorable, cf. Skr. bh[=a]vaya to further, foster, causative of bh[=u] to become, be. Cf. {Be}. In the phrase to curry favor, favor is prob.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • one-man band — UK US noun [C] ► WORKPLACE a company, organization, etc. in which all the work is done by one person: »She started the company in 2003, and at first it was a one man band …   Financial and business terms

  • person-day — /perr seuhn day /, n. a unit of measurement, esp. in accountancy, based on an ideal amount of work done by one person in one working day. [1965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • person-day — /perr seuhn day /, n. a unit of measurement, esp. in accountancy, based on an ideal amount of work done by one person in one working day. [1965 70] …   Useful english dictionary

  • person-year — /perr seuhn year /, n. a unit of measurement, esp. in accountancy, based on an ideal amount of work done by one person in a year consisting of a standard number of person days. * * * …   Universalium

  • person-year — /perr seuhn year /, n. a unit of measurement, esp. in accountancy, based on an ideal amount of work done by one person in a year consisting of a standard number of person days …   Useful english dictionary

  • one-man — adjective designed for or restricted to a single person a one man show a one person tent Sarah Silverman s hilarious one woman show • Syn: ↑one person, ↑one woman • Similar to: ↑single * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • by — ♦ (The preposition is pronounced [[t]baɪ[/t]]. The adverb is pronounced [[t]ba͟ɪ[/t]].) 1) PREP If something is done by a person or thing, that person or thing does it. The feast was served by his mother and sisters... I was amazed by their… …   English dictionary

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