an identifying number assigned by a banking organization to a bank and printed on its checks.
Why Veterans Day And The Number 11 Are Tied TogetherNovember 11th is the 315th day of the year (except on leap years). It’s also Veterans Day, a federal holiday honoring all military veterans.
What’s The Difference Between Being “Charged,” “Convicted” And “Sentenced” For A Crime?Today, former Oakland, California, transit police officer Johannes Mehserle received the minimum possible sentence in the controversial death of a teenager on January 1, 2009. The incident and subsequent trial have prompted outrage and violent protests. Today’s decision brings attention to the legal meanings of three verbs : “charge,” “convict,” and “sentence.” They appear in the news constantly, but do you know what each term actually describes? Let’s begin …
- transit camp,
- transit circle,
- transit instrument,
- transit shed,
- transit theodolite,
- transition area
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