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dedication

An owner's gift of land,or an interest in land such as a right-of-way,for the public's use, coupled with the public's acceptance of the gift by making use of it.A dedication may be express,as when the owner specifically states an intention of dedicating land for a park.Alternatively,a dedication may be implied because of the owner's conduct and the reasonable conclusions to be drawn from that conduct.When one sees news stories about protestors attempting to block development of a valuable vacant lot previously kept clean and mowed by neighbors and used by children as a park, one is seeing an attempt to have a court declare that the owner made an implied dedication for the public use.

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'The Office of the President attributes this to the hard work and dedication of the members of the President's Cabinet, as well as to the support being rendered by their respective staff, in undertaking actions to fulfill the directives of the Chief Executive,' he added.
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Easington MP Grahame Morris passed on early Christmas greetings to postmen and women at Seaham Royal Mail Sorting Office Christmas is Royal Mail's busiest time of the year and Grahame saw the hard work and dedication of local postal workers to sort and deliver festive parcels, cards and letters The last recommended posting dates for Christmas are: Second Class - Tuesday 18 December, First Class- Thursday 20 December and Special Delivery - Saturday 22 December He said: "At no other time is the hard work and dedication of postmen and women clearer than during the festive period.
The open house and dedication service will celebrate a defining moment for the church.
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By obtaining the certification, the company has confirmed its dedication to quality in its manufacturing and distribution processes.
The feast of the Dedication was then taking place in Jerusalem.
The dedication and turning over ceremony of the newly constructed W.F.R Whitfield kindergarten school Wednesday, 21 March aims at helping the educational system in that community.
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