fixture


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fixture

An item of personal property that becomes part of the real property.

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Yet this incessant movement and progression which all things partake could never become sensible to us but by contrast to some principle of fixture or stability in the soul.
There are no fixtures to men, if we appeal to consciousness.
He regretted that she did not feel inclined to go with him and select new fixtures. He kissed her good-by, and told her she was not looking well and must take care of herself.
He was obliged to take some mouldering fixtures that were on the place, and, among the rest, was a great lumbering wooden press for papers, with large glass doors, and a green curtain inside; a pretty useless thing for him, for he had no papers to put in it; and as to his clothes, he carried them about with him, and that wasn't very hard work, either.
In short, to bring the matter at once to a point, it was incontrovertibly evident that somebody had taken the shop and fixtures of the long-retired and forgotten Mr.
Skill and knowledge are now handed down from one set of students to another in this way, until at the present time a building of any description or size can be constructed wholly by our instructors and students, from the drawing of the plans to the putting in of the electric fixtures, without going off the grounds for a single workman.
The expressionless uniform twenty houses, all to be knocked at and rung at in the same form, all approachable by the same dull steps, all fended off by the same pattern of railing, all with the same impracticable fire- escapes, the same inconvenient fixtures in their heads, and everything without exception to be taken at a high valuation--who has not dined with these?
Horsemen may largely be in favour of the BHA's cuts to the fixture list but bookmakers have responded less positively, with a leading industry spokesman insisting the sport could increase field sizes without the predicted reduced income that could result from fewer fixtures.
Promotion odds: 25-1 First fixture: Fulham (h) BIRMINGHAM Manager: Pep Clotet Best signing: Ivan Sunjic, midfielder (Dinamo Zagreb) Replacing Che Adams is nigh-on impossible.