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Habit

A normal custom of an individual or group. Habits greatly influence economic behavior at both the micro- and macro- levels. For example, one may develop the habit of only shopping at certain stores, whether or not they have the best products or prices. Likewise, the majority of farmers in a country may only grow certain crops, whether or not those are the best for the land or the market. Habits may be positive or negative, and are often both, depending on one's perspective.
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Third, there would be idiosyncratic factual situations where the Hague Child Abduction Convention would be implicated if the child had no country of habitual residence because of the rule.
In its judgement, the committee said: "We considered the player's previous record and concluded that he is an habitual offender against the laws of the game, and one for whom there needs to be a deterrent to combat a clear pattern of offending.
Porem, para realizar uma avaliacao da atividade fisica habitual, seria importante rever os metodos de analise (Reis, Petroski e Lopes, 2000) e levar em conta diversos fatores, como compatibilidade das atividades diarias, custos financeiros dos instrumentos (Santos, 2000), ja que ha diversos instrumentos que avaliam atividades fisicas na populacao (Lara, 2008; Guedes e Guedes, 2006).
According to Dassault, with this voluntary public offer, it intends to indirectly acquire all remaining registered common shares in RTT that are not held by RTT itself, by the offeror, by shareholders of RTT who have already agreed to sell their shares in private transactions to the offeror or by shareholders of RTT with permanent or habitual residence or domicile outside the European Union which are excluded from the voluntary public offer.
Therefore, this study examined the effect of habitual exercise on the bone density in Japanese postmenopausal women with ERa gene polymorphisms.
The new 100 questions in the fresh habitual residence test is being rushed out ahead of the transitional controls on Romanians and Bulgarians being lifted on 1 January.
She said: "The idea that I am a drug addict or habitual user of cocaine is absolutely ridiculous."
According to the habitual criminal indictments, Mr.
The Question: Are pediatricians doing a good job of screening kids for habitual snoring?
There are also a habitual aspect and two kinds of progressive aspect: durative progressive and focalized progressive, which can in turn combine with other aspectual oppositions.
ISLAMABAD -- Co-Chairman of Pakistan People's Party and former president Asif Ali Zardari on Monday reiterated his claims of not being afraid of incarceration, stating that he is habitual of being behind barracks.