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autem mort

1. obsolete A woman who is married. "Autem" is an obsolete slang word for church, and "mort" is obsolete slang for a woman or girl. Your courtship is wasted, my friend, for she is an autem mort already.
2. obsolete A beggar woman who carries about several children and affects to have great devotion to the church or religion, generally as a means of arousing sympathetic charity from others. "Autem" is an obsolete slang word for church, and "mort" is obsolete slang for a woman or girl. The autem morts with their wailing children cluster at the steps of the church for alms.
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Instead, Mott threw herself into fights to enfranchise black men, to end segregation in Philadelphia's public transportation--particularly important to black women, Faulkner says--and to promote peace.
He also failed to make checks about Brent Mott on the Police National Computer.
But "errors" processing the document meant vital information was not put onto a system used by the call handler, who was told by Mrs Mott that she had an "injunction order".
Mott was the trainer to whom Khalid Abdullah turned when his long-serving US trainer Bobby Frankel died in 2009; Mott repaid the faith by saddling former Andre Fabre-trained Proviso to four Grade 1 wins the following year.
The trial heard Mott had "an obsession with the lack of sex in the marriage" because his wife had not wanted sex for two years.
The Motts have a goal of raising $9,000 so that they can buy a van big enough to accommodate their family of six.
For additional information on Mott Corporation, please contact Mott Corporation, 84 Spring Lane, Farmington, CT 06032, 1-860-747-6333.
Through this agreement Mott MacDonald will contribute to the improvement of facility operations and maintenance processes, while maintaining business and asset integrity.
Since joining the Hearst-owned King in 2001, Mott has added 35 columns and multimedia features.
Gary Scaife, a controller at Mott Corp., has been promoted to vice president and chief financial officer.
Major General Hugh Barbee Mott, former Adjutant General of Tennessee and a hero at Remagen Bridge during World War II, devoted his life to the service of his state and country.
Norma Mott Tillman draws upon more than twenty-five years of professional experience and expertise in writing Private Investigation 101.
The UK-based Mott MacDonald has been awarded a contract by the Oman Gas Company to project manage the Mina Al Fahal to Sohar crude oil pipeline (MSCP).
More recently, Keith Mott, a biologist at Utah State University in Logan, discovered that over minutes, these patches of synchronization more about the leaf, often displaying complex dynamics.
In IT circles, the name Randy Mott calls to mind two things - beer and nappies.