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recourse

1. A coursing back, or coursing again, along the line of a previous coursing; renewed course; return; retreat; recurence. Swift recourse of flushing blood. Unto my first I will have my recourse. (Chaucer) Preventive physic . . . Preventeth sickness in the healthy, or the recourse thereof in the valetudinary. (Sir T. Browne)

2. Recurrence in difficulty, perplexity, need, or the like; access or application for aid; resort. Thus died this great peer, in a time of great recourse unto him and dependence upon him. (Sir H. Wotton) Our last recourse is therefore to our art. (Dryden)

3. Access; admittance. Give me recourse to him. (Shak) Without recourse, words sometimes added to the indorsement of a negotiable instrument to protect the indorser from liability to the indorsee and subsequent holders. It is a restricted indorsement.

Origin: F. Recours, L. Recursus a running back, return, fr. Recurrere, recursum, to run back. See Recur.


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Why don't you get a knife and try it out? Do not think your exempt from legal recourse. If someone did follow what you suggested, you could be found liable. I may seem silly in what I say, but this sort of thing has escalated into lawsuits. All I am saying is, ...

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by MichaelXY
Mon Mar 16, 2009 9:23 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: blood pressure
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The Fiber Disease

... if you approach the CDC with any degree of intimidation, they will circle the wagons and shut you off from their process of research. Your only recourse then would be a high profile media campaign accompanied by redress before the courts and elected officials. It is a given that the CDC will ...

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by Frank N Stein
Fri Dec 29, 2006 4:30 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... of your colleagues tried to have them declared insane and caused more financial devastations and ruined a reputation and ruined a family. where is recourse for that at, where does a family get back years stolen and lives destroyed? why was this allowed to go on for so long?

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by msc
Mon Dec 18, 2006 4:11 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

Cilla, If this was released by a foreign lab, Europe, then what recourse do we have here? We can only use international law. Why are scientists so sensitive? Novel organisms can be created and we are to not react to that at all. What is with these sensitive ...

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by Skytroll
Fri May 12, 2006 12:33 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Origins of life

Some proponents of evolution have recourse to an argument that the second law of thermodynamics holds true only for "closed systems", and that "open systems" are beyond the scope of this law..... However, there is an obvious ...

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by mith
Tue Mar 14, 2006 2:48 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origins of life
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