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office

BUSINESS PREMISES used by a firm in the provision of services. See CAPITAL STOCK, FIXED ASSET.
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Whatever was required to be done, the Circumlocution Office was beforehand with all the public departments in the art of perceiving--HOW NOT TO DO IT.
Judgment in cases of Impeachment shall not extend further than to removal from Office, and disqualification to hold and enjoy any Office of honor, Trust or Profit under the United States: but the Party convicted shall nevertheless be liable and subject to Indictment, Trial, Judgment and Punishment, according to Law.
The clerk's office beyond is a large room, tolerably well lighted, but seldom floored with wood.
Ferrari, whose anxiety about her husband made her a frequent, a too frequent, visitor at the lawyer's office.
Goodworthy led Philip through the dingy office, where now six or eight clerks were working, into a narrow room behind.
If, I said, he makes a set speech and we make another recounting all the advantages of being just, and he answers and we rejoin, there must be a numbering and measuring of the goods which are claimed on either side, and in the end we shall want judges to decide; but if we proceed in our enquiry as we lately did, by making admissions to one another, we shall unite the offices of judge and advocate in our own persons.
But he remembered when he thought about it that whoever was stupid or not fit for his office would not be able to see it.
Talk of the liberty of the treed possum, but do not use the word in connexion with a man bottled up in an office, with Roland Bean guarding the only exit.
I have his address at my office, if you think it worth while to try him.
Instead of going straight into the adjoining room, where her desk was, she lingered, slightly irresolute, in the outer office.
Wemmick and I parted at the office in Little Britain, where suppliants for Mr.
He was roused by a touch on the shoulder, and a request from the man with the keys to follow him into the office.