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  • 61 habitual drunkenness — n. The practice of frequently drinking to the point of intoxication. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …

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  • 62 habitual activity — index custom Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 63 habitual course — index practice (custom) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 64 habitual devotion — index diligence (perseverance) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 65 habitual practice — index custom, manner (behavior) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 66 habitual relapse into crime — index recidivism Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 67 habitual use — index usage Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 68 Habitual residence — In the Conflict of Laws, habitual residence is the standard civil law connecting factor used to select the lex causae in cases characterised as status, capacity and family law. It matches the common law connecting factor of lex domicilii… …

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  • 69 habitual offender — ▪ criminology       person who frequently has been convicted of criminal behaviour and is presumed to be a danger to society. In an attempt to protect society from such criminals, penal systems throughout the world provide for lengthier terms of… …

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  • 70 Habitual Offenders Acts — IndiaThe Criminal Tribes Act, 1871 was amended a number of times. After Independence, the leaders and social reformers paid attention to this problem. In 1949, the Central government appointed a committee to study the utility of the existence of… …

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  • 71 Habitual Criminals Act — A Habitual Criminals Act is an act where, after a certain number of convictions for certain crimes, dependent upon severity, a person is sentenced to an additional term ranging from a number of years to life imprisonment. TOC ExampleThe State of… …

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  • 72 Habitual Offender — In legal parlance of a number of countries, an habitual offender has been defined as one who repeatedly commits the same crime. The legal provisions may impose specific penalty on a legal offender, for example, a driver found to be driving… …

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  • 73 Habitual abortion — The miscarriage of 3 or more consecutive pregnancies. The abortion of 3 or more miscarriages (spontaneous abortions) with no intervening pregnancies is also termed recurrent abortion. Habitual or recurrent abortion is a form of infertility. It is …

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  • 74 habitual occlusion — the consistent relationship of the teeth in the maxilla to those of the mandible when the teeth in both jaws are brought into maximum contact, such relationship varying from individual to individual; the ideal habitual occlusion is centric… …

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  • 75 habitual criminal — A recidivist (q.v.). A legal category created by statute in many states by which more severe penalties can be imposed on offenders who have multiple felony convictions. In general, habitual offender statutes (which differ from state to state)… …

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  • 76 habitual criminal — A recidivist (q.v.). A legal category created by statute in many states by which more severe penalties can be imposed on offenders who have multiple felony convictions. In general, habitual offender statutes (which differ from state to state)… …

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  • 77 habitual drunkard — One who drinks intoxicating liquors to excess and with habitual frequency, as the opportunity permits. One who has lost the power or will to control his appetite for intoxicating liquors or narcotics, and has the fixed habit of drunkenness. 29 Am …

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  • 78 habitual intemperance — A very frequent condition of intoxication. See habitual drunkenness …

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  • 79 habitual intoxication — Same as habitual drunkenness …

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  • 80 habitual user — A drug addict. See habitual drunkenness …

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