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A formal rebuttal that the defendant in a lawsuit makes against the claims of the plaintiff. The answer asserts that the plaintiff's allegations are false, or, if they are true, that the defendant is not liable for them.
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The $29 tape answerer will always find a home in college dorms, and apartments and homes of first-time buyers--whose answering machine needs are rather simple.
In his discussion of this passage, Robert Bolton (1990) explains that when the questioner's target is 'the position of some particular individual who is to be examined from his own point of view,' then just as in all dialectical discussion, both answerer and questioner are building their arguments from endoxa (received or accepted opinions).
In a written answerer to the question of Zahid Khan, he said as many as 46 plots have been allotted to journalists in sector I-15 in the year 2007.
While he brings up God, he is more a questioner than an answerer.
Sister Miriam Jose ph defines "[a]ntanaclasis [as] a figure which in repeating a word shifts from one of its meanings to another," while "[a]steismus is a figure of reply in which the answerer catches a certain word and throws it back to the first speaker with an unexpected twist, an unlooked formeaning.
Currently, 35 seconds are allocated to the questioner and 35 seconds to the answerer.
and so on ad infinitum, with questioner and answerer alternating roles.
The answerer is yes, if new research is to be believed.
The designated answerer fields questions for all the patients served by the clinic, Hood says.
Once an answerer has collected more than $40 Mahalo dollars, he can cash them in and Mahalo will send out a check, keeping 25 percent.
The youngest of our daughters, Eve and Lydia, though now28 and 24, would have been about 11 then answerer considering IVF.
How to foster a student's autoclitic learn units, occasioned by reading and by the questioner (speaker) and the answerer (listener) being the solitary "thinker" (Catania, 1998; Skinner, 1957), is a challenge for behavior analysis.