all nations

all nations

obsolete In a dram shop (a place that sold alcoholic beverages), the mixture of the remaining portions of distilled alcohol emptied and collected into a single container or vessel. It's a shame to see the all nations thrown away at the end of day, made up as it is of so many different drinks.
See also: all, nation
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Is it not (we may ask these projectors in politics) the true interest of all nations to cultivate the same benevolent and philosophic spirit?
With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation's wounds; to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan--to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves, and with all nations.
We have not been satisfied with establishing such a system of transportation that we can start any day for anywhere from anywhere else; neither have we been satisfied with establishing such a system of communication that news and gossip are the common property of all nations.
and bring the absolute power to destroy other nations under the absolute control of all nations.
The representatives of the nations of the world, being present, all nations solemnly pledged themselves never to use against one another the laboratory methods of warfare they had employed in the invasion of China.
What President John Kennedy presented to the UN in theory is being accomplished by President George Bush in fact: making the military resources of the United States available to the UN, as a means of enforcing UN authority over all nations of the world that defy UN hegemony.
Because all nations are self-interested and power-seeking, democracy is valuable as a brake on human greed and will-to-power.
Some of these concepts weren't taught in all nations, while many others were taught at one age level but nor at another or in different sequences.
I do not believe I need to spend much time convincing the people in this room that Saddam Hussein and his collection of nuclear, chemical and biological weapons and intentions present a clear and imminent danger, not just to the people and interests of this nation but to his neighbors and all nations.
Despite the difficulties it poses for reaching international agreements, we must face that fact and incorporate provisions that require all nations to accept obligations under whatever agreement we come up with," says one U.
Under the convention, all nations ratifying it pledge never ``to develop, produce, otherwise acquire, stockpile or retain chemical weapons, or transfer, directly or indirectly, chemical weapons to anyone.
Hopes are high that it will result in serious steps by all nations to protect the world's natural resources and ensure that future economic development is done in a sustainable way.
The program envisaged disarming all nations to such an extent that, eventually, "no state would have the military power to challenge the progressively strengthened U.
All nations involved in the studies were engaged in planning for the introduction of centralized information collection and processing systems to support the management of resources (both military and civil) in crisis situations.
But because emissions are now increasing fastest in developing countries, the United States and other industrialized countries want to bring all nations into a protocol.
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