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  1. handed-down, tralatitiousadjective

    having been passed along from generation to generation

    "among Biblical critics a tralatitious interpretation is one received by expositor from expositor"

    Synonyms:
    tralatitious

    Antonyms:
    untraditional, nontraditional

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Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
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  1. Eli Savit:

    To be clear: our office recommended significantly more restrictive bond conditions, and we disagree with the bond decision that was handed down by the court, we share in the community's pain and anger from a child being shot. And we know that, for many, the pain and anger is compounded by the fact that the defendant was able to make his bond as set by the court.

  2. Rachel Johnson:

    There was just bad fashion being passed along from season to season and now that there's been this huge fashion evolution, younger players come in and they really understand that they can utilize fashion as a vehicle to express themselves, to express their brand, i think that that same kind of freedom, and that same kind of courage, that same kind of level of expression is going to be handed down to the young players as they come up, through the political lens.

  3. Ram Singh:

    He has challenged society and the judicial system. The death sentences handed down in this case should be carried out without delay and the appeals dismissed.

  4. Kay Ivey:

    Many Americans, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey included, disagreed when Roe v. Wade was handed down in 1973, the sponsors of this bill believe that it is time, once again, for the US Supreme Court to revisit this important matter, and they believe this act may bring about the best opportunity for this to occur.

  5. John F. Kennedy:

    It is our task in our time and in our generation to hand down undiminished to those who come after us, as was handed down to us by those who went before, the natural wealth and beauty which is ours.

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