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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

Fig. in place of something; instead of something. (The word lieu occurs only in this phrase.) They gave me roast beef in lieu of ham. We gave money to charity in lieu of sending flowers to the funeral.
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in lieu of

In place of; instead of.
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Deavila, USN, (Gold Star in Lieu of Second Award), S-2 Division Bulk-Storeroom Custodian, USS Gridley (DDG 101), November 2006 to August 2007.
Formentera, USN, (Gold Star in Lieu of Third Award), S-3 Division Bulk-Storeroom, USS Gridley (DDG 101), March 2007 to August 2007.
Cole, USN, (Gold Star in Lieu of Fourth Award), Division Leading Chief Petty Officer, USS John C.
Comers, USN, (Gold Star in Lieu of Fourth Award), Material Submarine Expediter and Warehouse Receiving Leading Petty Officer, Industrial Support Department, Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, February 2004 to December 2006.
Eaton, USN, (Gold Star in lieu of Third Award), Stock Control Officer, USS Belleau Wood (LHA 3), May to October 2004.
Ejanda, USN, (Silver Star in lieu of Eighth Award), Supply Department LCPO, USS Belleau Wood (LHA 3), December 2000 to December 2003.
Brokers should complete their efforts to comply with the JGTRRA as soon as reasonably possible for calendar-year 2003 and, to the extent reasonably possible, to comply with their reporting responsibilities in a manner consistent with JGTRRA for payments in lieu of dividends for calendar-year 2003.
However, for calendar-year 2004, the Service will consider brokers to have had adequate time to conform their information-reporting systems to the JGTRRA for payments in lieu of dividends.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the VNA Hospice Program, 120 Thomas St., Worcester, MA 01608.
Tenders are invited for Provn Of Obd In Lieu Of Existing White Wash In All The Quarters Of Lakshaya Building (Bldg No P 58) At Sma Rameswaram
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the United Presbyterian Church, c/o Capital Fund, 7 Spring St., Whitinsville, MA 01588 or to the Whitinsville Social Library, Church St., Whitinsville, MA 01588.
Tenders are invited for Provision of FRP doors In lieu of old deteriorated doors of bath & toilet of Eklavya Block, Provision of 100 users septic tank for sailors galley, change in paint scheme of guard room, Provision of covered shed in front of Atithi at ward room mess, certain B/R and E/M works in bldg No T-17, Provision of non potable water supply line from bore well No 5 to static tank and Provision of Air Conditioners for NEWN room (COMCEN) at INS Mandovi under GE Gomantak.
Tenders are invited for Provn Of Aluminium Windows In Lieu Of Steel Windows, Galvalume Sheet In Lieu Of Ac Sheet And Certain Gi Pipes At P-19 Bldg At Ins Netaji Subhas Under Ge (P)(N&Cg) Kolkata
Tenders are invited for Provision Of Aluminium Windows In Lieu Of Steel Windows, Galvalum Sheet In Lieu Of Ac Sheet And Certain Gi Pipes At N19 Bldg At Ins Netaji Subhas Under Ge P N And Cg Kolkata
Tenders are invited for Provision Of Chain Link Fencing In Certain Buildings Along Main Road Provision Of Aluminium Sliding Window With Grill In Lieu Of Deteriorated Wooden Windows In Certain Buildings Provision Of Parking Shed Covered Shed For Gensets At Ins Mandovi