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DOWDay Of Week
DOWDawn of War (Warhammer 40K, computer game)
DOWDowningtown (Amtrak station code; Downingtown, PA)
DOWDiocese of the West (San Francisco, CA)
DOWDeep Ocean Water
DOWDate Of Withdrawal
DOWDoing It Our Way (blog)
DOWDied Of Wounds
DOWDistribution of Workforce
DOWDogs of War (game)
DOWDepartment of Waterworks (Indiana)
DOWDescription of Work
DOWDate of Warrant
DOWData Order Write
DOWDigital Orthophoto Workstation
DOWDiamonds on Web
DOWDoctors of the World (New York, NY)
DOWDirect Overwrite
DOWDirty Old Woman
DOWDry Operating Weight (aviation)
DOWData Orderwire
DOWDaubechies Orthogonal Wavelet
DOWDefenders of Wildlife
DOWDeclaration of War (military/gaming slang)
DOWDesigner of the Week
DOWDivision of Wildlife
DOWDeck over Wheels (trucking industry)
DOWDoppler On Wheels
DOWData Order Wire
DOWDivision of Work
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The colonel told them that the declaration of war had already appeared in Petersburg and that a copy, which he had himself seen, had that day been forwarded by courier to the commander in chief.
There is no question here of a declaration of war, but simply the expression of a human Christian feeling.
According to the former, letters of marque could be granted by the States after a declaration of war; according to the latter, these licenses must be obtained, as well during war as previous to its declaration, from the government of the United States.
The result was a declaration of war, and the very next day Glinda marched upon the Emerald City with pennants flying and bands playing, and a forest of shining spears, sparkling brightly beneath the sun's rays.
They'd print my downfall in blacker lines than the declaration of war. They'd shriek over my ruin with a more brazen-throated triumph even than they would greet the heralds of peace.
In my excitement I fancied that they would receive my invasion of their burrows as a declaration of war. And why had they taken my Time Machine?
In the eyes of everybody this was a declaration of war between the two kingdoms.
He had been to Lake Winnipeg, where he received an express from Canada, containing the declaration of war, and President Madison's proclamation, which he handed with the most officious complaisance to Messrs.
I see the press this morning is preaching an immediate declaration of war."
The fleets came into contact on Wednesday before any actual declaration of war. The Americans had strung out in the modern fashion at distances of thirty miles or so, and were steaming to keep themselves between the Germans and either the eastern states or Panama; because, vital as it was to defend the seaboard cities and particularly New York, it was still more vital to save the canal from any attack that might prevent the return of the main fleet from the Pacific.
Bredin had of the declaration of war was the impact of a French roll on his ear.
Hearing of your refusal to obey her she looked upon it as a declaration of war, and as she considers you a man of superior talent, and consequently dangerous, she desired me to make sure of you; that is the reason of your being shut up in the Bastile.
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