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(law) memorandum of understanding
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  • Ye're like the Kilbarchan calves—like best to drink wi' the wisp in your mou'.

    The Proverbs of Scotland Alexander Hislop
  • The service from now on seemed like an incoherent tumult, the preacher's voice now and then above it, crying, "mou'n an' pray!"

    The Debatable Land Arthur Colton
  • Ye see, I wasna that sharp-set the day, sae I had jist a mou'fu' o' breid and cheese.

    Robert Falconer George MacDonald
  • As one sister feelingly remarked, "Dat ooman des baihin' dat man in huh prayahs, an' I 'low she'll mou'n him into glory yit."

    The heart of happy hollow Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • Lisett' to kit la plaine, Mo perdi bonhair mou; Zis mou sembl fontaine, Dpi mo pa mir tou.

    Bayou Folk Kate Chopin
  • It mou't make me think you are one of them selfish dogs that thinks money'll do anything.

    The Bishop of Cottontown John Trotwood Moore
  • He behoves to have meat enou' that sal stop ilka man's mou'.

  • Eating your groatsworth of mou en civet, fleshpots of Egypt, elbowed by belching cabmen.

    Ulysses James Joyce
  • Ye look as if butter wadna melt in your mou', but cheese will no choke ye.

    The Proverbs of Scotland Alexander Hislop
  • I wadna hae her hear the trowth aboot me frae that boar's mou' o' his first.

    Robert Falconer George MacDonald

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