settling

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mountains in southwestern South Dakota and northeastern Wyoming; sacred to the Sioux (whites settling in the Black Hills led to the Battle of Little Bighorn); site of Mount Rushmore Black Hills
plea that delays the action without settling the cause of action; it can challenge the jurisdiction or claim disability of the defendant etc. (such defenses are usually raised in the defendant's answer) dilatory plea
someone opposed to violence as a means of settling disputes disarmer , pacificist , pacifist
liquid, material settling at bottom of dregs , foots , grounds , lees , sediment
purify by washing, decanting, settling elutriate
oil, remains settling or filtered out when refining foots
blood settling in lower part of organ hypostasis
opposition to settling disputes through war or violence pacifism
precipitated solid substance in suspension or after settling or filtering precipitate
account, settling of reckoning
bill or account settling reckoning
solid matter settling at the bottom of a liquid sediment
building settling subsidence
amount container lacks due to settling, leakage ullage
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