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AcronymDefinition
CONConfidence (as in con game)
CONContrast (TV)
CONConvict
CONControl
CONCertificate Of Need (healthcare)
CONConnection
CONContinued
CONConvention
CONConclusion
CONControlled
CONConstitution
CONConsole (Includes Keyboard & Screen)
CONContinuous
CONConductor
CONConventional
CONConcrete (survey)
CONConservation (politics)
CONConjunction
CONConservative Party
CONConfirmed
CONConsul
CONConviction
CONCollege of Nursing (various locations)
CONConsolidated
CONCreatures of the Night
CONChronicles of Narnia (book & movie series)
CONContingency
CONConical
CONCasino on Net
CONConseco (insurance)
CONCommonwealth of Nations
CONChampions of Norrath (game)
CONConservatorium of Music
CONCall of Nature
CONConfiguration File
CONConsole
CONConiunx (Latin: Consort)
CONCertificate of Networthiness (USAF system certification)
CONClan Ohne Namen (gaming clan)
CONChips on the Net
CONConstraint Oriented Notation
CONComputer Output Notification
CONPeakSimple Control (file extension)
References in classic literature ?
And does it not also control copper, to say nothing of running a smelter trust as a little side enterprise?
But this quarter of a million does not control the government, though it renders yeoman service.
This disposition, if he had been continued in the command, would have destroyed in time the fame and glory of Scipio; but, he being under the control of the Senate, this injurious characteristic not only concealed itself, but contributed to his glory.
Returning to the question of being feared or loved, I come to the conclusion that, men loving according to their own will and fearing according to that of the prince, a wise prince should establish himself on that which is in his own control and not in that of others; he must endeavour only to avoid hatred, as is noted.
If the impulse and the opportunity be suffered to coincide, we well know that neither moral nor religious motives can be relied on as an adequate control.
he said, feeling with confusion and annoyance that what he could decide easily and clearly by himself, he could not discuss before Princess Tverskaya, who to him stood for the incarnation of that brute force which would inevitably control him in the life he led in the eyes of the world, and hinder him from giving way to his feeling of love and forgiveness.
Let both sides, for the first time, formulate serious and precise proposals for the inspection and control of arms.
Have you the courage to climb up there beside the black and seize the control while I take care of him?
The man sprang to the control and let the craft drop quickly toward the ground where followed the banths, still hot for their prey.
I confess I was in no condition for doing much thinking, nor could I understand how Rouletabille could so control himself as to be able calmly to sit down for reflection when he must have known that Mademoiselle Stangerson was at that moment almost on the point of death.
In addition to all this, there is, in the nature of sovereign power, an impatience of control, that disposes those who are invested with the exercise of it, to look with an evil eye upon all external attempts to restrain or direct its operations.
Skipper, beginning the babblings of delirium which alternated with silent moments of control in order to get below and under blankets, descended the ladder-like stairs, and Jerry, all-yearning, controlled himself in silence and watched the slow descent with the hope that when Skipper reached the bottom he would raise his arms and lift him down.