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Word: procurement

Definition: obtaining; V. procure: obtain by effort; obtain (a prostitute) for another


Sentences Containing 'procurement'

It does not appear, from all you have said, how any one perfection is required toward the procurement of any one station among you; much less, that men are ennobled on account of their virtue; that priests are advanced for their piety or learning; soldiers, for their conduct or valour; judges, for their integrity; senators, for the love of their country; or counsellors for their wisdom.

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