give into another's keeping

give into another's keeping
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  • give — [giv] vt. gave, given, giving [ME given (with g < ON gefa, to give), yeven < OE giefan, akin to Ger geben < IE base * ghabh , to grasp, take > L habere, to have: the special Gmc sense of this base results from its use as a substitute… …   English World dictionary

  • Pigeon keeping — is the art and science of breeding domestic pigeons. Mankind has practiced pigeon keeping for about 10,000 years in almost every part of the world. In that time, mankind has substantially altered the morphology and the behavior of the… …   Wikipedia

  • deliver — de·liv·er vt ered, er·ing: to transfer possession of (property) to another: put into the possession or exclusive control of another a deed must be deliver ed to be effective W. M. McGovern, Jr. et al. see also gift compare bail …   Law dictionary

  • hand — /hænd / (say hand) noun 1. (in humans) the terminal, prehensile part of the arm, consisting of the palm and five digits. 2. the corresponding part of the forelimb in any of the higher vertebrates. 3. the terminal part of any limb when prehensile …   Australian English dictionary

  • deliver — /dəˈlɪvə / (say duh livuh) verb (t) 1. to give up or surrender; give into another s possession or keeping. 2. to carry and pass over (letters, goods, etc.) to the intended recipient or recipients. 3. to direct; cast; cause to move in a certain… …   Australian English dictionary

  • deliver — deliverer, n. /di liv euhr/, v.t. 1. to carry and turn over (letters, goods, etc.) to the intended recipient or recipients: to deliver mail; to deliver a package. 2. to give into another s possession or keeping; surrender: to deliver a prisoner… …   Universalium

  • deliver — de•liv•er [[t]dɪˈlɪv ər[/t]] v. t. 1) to carry and turn over (letters, goods, etc.) to the intended recipient or recipients 2) to give into another s possession or keeping; hand over; surrender: to deliver a prisoner to the police[/ex] 3) to… …   From formal English to slang

  • Monodromy theorem — Illustration of analytic continuation along a curve (only a finite number of the disks Ut are shown) …   Wikipedia

  • United Kingdom — a kingdom in NW Europe, consisting of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: formerly comprising Great Britain and Ireland 1801 1922. 58,610,182; 94,242 sq. mi. (244,100 sq. km). Cap.: London. Abbr.: U.K. Official name, United Kingdom of Great… …   Universalium

  • Germany — /jerr meuh nee/, n. a republic in central Europe: after World War II divided into four zones, British, French, U.S., and Soviet, and in 1949 into East Germany and West Germany; East and West Germany were reunited in 1990. 84,068,216; 137,852 sq.… …   Universalium

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