in lieu

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in lieu of (something)

Instead of something; in place of something. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the scholarship fund.
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in lieu (of something)

(formal) instead of: They took cash in lieu of the prize they had won.We work on Saturdays and have a day off in lieu during the week.
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Moreover, an electronic signature may be used by a person in lieu of a handwritten signature.
If York County loses the INS prison revenues, there will be less money available to make payments in lieu of taxes to support local governments.
Alvarado, USN, (Gold Star in Lieu of Fourth Award), General Stores Leading Chief Petty Officer, USS Rentz (FFG 46), December 2007.
Or in lieu of a $10,000 check to replace his grandmother's stolen pearls, he'll get a $10,000 voucher to shop at one of the insurer's preferred jewelers.
However, the most significant (and common) tax imposed by states on insurance companies, often in lieu of all other taxes except real property taxes, are premium taxes.
Perhaps if Archer's Adam had conspired with Judas and claimed complicity in the death of Jesus I might have found In Lieu of Heaven slightly more cohesive.
For instance, in lieu using particle board, which can contribute pollutants into the air from the adhesives used to make it, wheatboard, which is nontoxic, utilizes an agricultural waste product and is safely biodegradable, can be substituted as a substrate for casegoods and built-ins.
In lieu of rent, the leaf-abiding bugs dine on such pests as leaf-damaging spider mites and the spores of harmful fungi.
The continuously evolving and maturing Eclipse platform has emerged as an alternative way for embedded software suppliers to reduce their costs in lieu of developing and maintaining their own proprietary IDE," said Stephen Balacco, embedded software analyst with Venture Development Corporation.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The First Baptist Church of Worcester, MA or Brigham and Women's Hospital of Boston, MA.
housing allowances, relocation expenses and use of corporate-owned aircraft and automobiles) are considered to be paid in lieu of, or in addition to, wages.
The World Trade Center already has lower real estate taxes, as it makes a payment in lieu of taxes (PILOT), but is expected to have its tenants benefit from certain components of the plan, such as occupancy tax reductions.
Although statewide property reassessment delays in 2003 affected the receipt of payments in lieu of tax receipts, restated earnings led to debt service coverage of 1.
P-22 And Drain Cover Infront Of Tarang Bldg In Lieu Of Damage Concrete Slabs At Ins Mandovi Under Age (I) Mandovi
Provencher is being held in lieu of $100,000 cash bail, and Mr.