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CONSConsolidate(d)
CONSConnection-Oriented Network Services
CONSChurch of the New Song (US prison religion)
CONSCoagulase Negative Streptococci
CONSCarrier Operated Noise Suppression
CONSConsole
CONSCoagulase Negative Staphylococci
CONSConstruction Technology (course)
CONSConsonant
CONSContracting Squadron
CONSConsecrated
CONSConservative
CONSConsigned
CONSConsul
CONSConstable
CONSConstitution
CONSConstruction
CONSConsulting
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And Jo brought the visit to an end, feeling more strongly than ever that calls did have a bad effect upon her constitution.
Again, I sometimes say to myself, When many millions of men, without heat, without ill will, without personal feelings of any kind, demand of you a few shillings only, without the possibility, such is their constitution, of retracting or altering their present demand, and without the possibility, on your side, of appeal to any other millions, why expose yourself to this overwhelming brute force?
Let me hope my constitution is almost peculiar: my dear mother used to say I should never have a comfortable home; and only last summer I proved myself perfectly unworthy of one.
Judging him by lightness of heart, strength of constitution, and capacity for enjoyment, he was no older than most men who have only turned thirty.
He was double my mother's age when he married, and of but a delicate constitution.
Drummle had not yet toasted a lady; which, according to the solemn constitution of the society, it was the brute's turn to do that day.
Fellow citizens of the United States: in compliance with a custom as old as the government itself, I appear before you to address you briefly and to take, in your presence, the oath prescribed by the Constitution of the United States, to be taken by the President "before he enters on the execution of his office.
AFTER an unequivocal experience of the inefficacy of the subsisting federal government, you are called upon to deliberate on a new Constitution for the United States of America.
And Solon, according to Plutarch, was in a manner compelled, by the universal suffrage of his fellow-citizens, to take upon him the sole and absolute power of new-modeling the constitution.
The Ten Original Amendments to the Constitution of the United States Passed by Congress September 25, 1789 Ratified December 15, 1791
We the people of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.
It is as though Aristotle were saying: "I have shown you the proper and normal type of constitution, but if you will not have it and insist on living under a perverted form, you may as well know how to make the best of it.