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tack

To add one time period onto another.When parties are in adverse possession of real property, the possession must be uninterrupted and last for 10 to 20 years before the true owner will be prohibited from trying to regain the property.A current possessor can tack his or her time together with the time of prior possessors in order to accumulate the requisite number of years.

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At midnight I went on deck, and to my mate's great surprise put the ship round on the other tack.
We must tack within three arrow flights, or we may find a rock through our timbers.
I fear that we can scarce bide upon this tack," cried Hawtayne; "and yet the other will drive us on the rocks.
Their owners had evidently come to that spot to make some needful repairs in the stage arrangements, for one of them was engaged in binding together a small gallows with thread, while the other was intent upon fixing a new black wig, with the aid of a small hammer and some tacks, upon the head of the radical neighbour, who had been beaten bald.
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A CYCLIST was left with horrific injuries and others reported minor crashes after tacks were alleg-edly thrown on to the road during the weekend's 15,000-strong Velothon.
As contemplated under the MOU, Tack Fiori proposes to purchase 100 percent of the equity interests in, and assume all liabilities of, FL Mobile by paying a total consideration of between USD570 million and USD630 million payable by way of allotment and issue of certain number of new shares of Tack Fiori at an issue price per new share which shall represent a discount of ten percent to 20 percent to the average closing price per share of Tack Fiori as quoted on the HK Stock Exchange for the last thirty consecutive trading days.
Karolina Winkowska and Christophe Tack proved unbeatable and went down in kitesurfing history as the winners of the first ever World Cup to be held in the land of the pharaohs.
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Aizavoski will stand alongside his paternal half-brother Arcadio at Arctic Tack.