The Waverley Pictorial Dictionary, Vol. 5: Male-Polder (Classic Reprint)

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This is one of the many legal terms which have come into the language from the old norman-french. The Norman kings of England exercised a form of control over their officers of state. Any judge or official who was found to be taking bribes, or one who withheld justice from the common people, was severely punished for his malfeasance.

F. Malfaisance, from mal faisant doing ill, from mal ill, faisant doing, pres. P. Of fame to do (max L. -anlia, forming nouns of quality or action). Syn.2 Criminality, malpractice, transgression.number of experiments made by chemists in their efforts to understand the chemical changes that take place in fruit during the process of ripening.

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Publisher - Forgotten Books

Language - English

Author(s) - Harold Wheeler


Published Date - August 27 2019

ISBN - 9780331741308

Dimesions - 22.9 x 15.2 x 4 cm

Page Count - 690

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