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entitlement

(1) To be owed something under the law, such as federal entitlement programs.

(2) That portion of a VA-guaranteed loan that protects the lender in case the veteran defaults.

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The Company has also issued 3,196,982 Shares to Andover Partners pursuant to the corporate advisory mandate following completion of the Entitlement Issue.
However, asserting your entitlement to Nigeria's destiny like President Obasanjo does is now old school.
Although not always explicitly stated, the book sometimes reads as if these are poor justifications for entitlement growth.
In Chapter 7 Cogan deals with the birth of the modern entitlement state: the New Deal.
In addition to VoLTE, these RCC specifications also include an identical entitlement procedure for the other standard next general communication services: Video over LTE (ViLTE), Voice over Wi-Fi and Rich Communications Service (RCS).
Ryan did not say explicitly what Trump should do to unite the party, but since becoming speaker, he has (https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/wp/2016/04/20/inside-paul-ryans-quest-to-set-the-republican-agenda/) proposed a unifying agenda of his own - including, of course, (http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2016/05/10/wsj-interview-highlights-paul-ryan-on-trump-party-unity-more/) a major focus on entitlement cuts.
By integrating licensing, entitlement management and software delivery solutions with quote to cash process, application producers are able to deliver software electronically, provide a consistent customer experience and accelerate revenue recognition by distributing software licenses faster and more efficiently to paying customers.
Yet they also support the individual benefit programs (aka "entitlements''), led by Social Security, that drive spending and deficits.
Retail shareholders who have questions regarding the Retail Entitlement Offer should call the Indochine Mining Offer Information Line on 1300 880 467 (within Australia) or + 61 1300 880 467 (from outside Australia) between 8.30 am to 5.00 pm (AEDT) Monday to Friday.
They also measured the Big Five factors of personality, trait anger, narcissistic entitlement, as well as psychological entitlement.
Unfortunately, the economy cannot outpace the entitlement problem through faster growth in the economy.
The remainder have funded their own entitlements by paying contributions each week when they worked.