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Simon Mueller

Studying in Zurich

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up to

1. As far as a specified level.
She was up to his knees in water.


2. A limit or boundary.
We teach English up to intermediate level in this class.
I can make up to 1,000 copies a day.
You should not study up to the last minute before an exam.


See, also to be up to.

to be up to

1. To do.
What are you up to on Sunday? (What are you doing on Sunday?)


2. Implies mischievous behavior.
What are the kids up to? They're hiding something.


3. To decide.
It's up to you (it's your decision).


See, also up to.

Address

A postal address signifies a specific location in your town, city, neighborhood, apartment building, etc.


When addressing international mail, you may use the following USPS recommendations for addresses.


Use all capital letters with no more than 5 lines, including:
1. Addressee's name
2. Street address or P.O. box number
3. City or town, principal subdivision such as province, state, or county, and postal code. In some countries, the postal code may precede the city or town.
4. Country name


An example postal address in the U.S.:


MR JOHN SMITH
176, MY STREET,
SANTA MONICA, LOS ANGELES 90404
UNITED STATES
Improved by Karen C.

Default

In finance terminology, the term is used to describe failure to make payments as scheduled on a trust deed debt.

Consideration

Consideration is a legal concept which means anything of value given to induce someone into entering a contract. Typically, consideration is the money exchanged by the parties, but it may be other consideration of value, such as other property in exchange, personal services, or even love and affection.

Consent

Consent is agreement to do something or giving permission for something to happen, approval, or assent.
Doctors explained procedure to the patient and obtained written informed consent for surgery.

Courtesy

Courtesy is a service that is provided free of charge by an organization, especially of transportation.
They have a courtesy shuttle operates between the beach and the hotel.

Judgment

It is the final decision of a court of law.
The defendant is now waiting for the judgment.

Judgement

It is the final decision of a court of law.
The defendant is now waiting for the judgement.

Joint

1. (Noun) A connection point at which parts of more than one items are joined.
2. (Adjective) Shared by two or more people. For example, a joint bank account.

Injunction

Injunction is a court order prohibiting some act or compelling an act to be done.

Furry

The term "furry" is used to describe people who like to dress up in animal costumes. Furries pretend to be anthropomorphic animals with human characteristics, more likely as a cartoon version of animals rather than a real animal. This enthusiasm and the community is referred to as "furry fandom". Around quarter of a million people in the US identify themselves as “furries”.


Sexual attraction?


The community holds different views about sexual attraction to furry characters.
In one survey with 4300 furry respondents, 37% answered that sexual attraction is important in their furry activities, 38% were ambivalent, and 24% answered that it has little or nothing to do with their furry activities. --Wikipedia
Furry
Eurofurence furries gathering in Berlin in August 2016.


:: More Info ::
Furry fandom - Wikipedia
One of the most popular furry social networking site - Furaffinity.net


Fraud

The term "fraud" refers to an intentional false representation including concealment of material fact, which is used to induce another person to act, which act causes a loss of money or legal rights.


Also, a person who pretends to be someone who is not, is called fraud. For instance, someone who is pretending to be a doctor.

Encroachment

In American football, encroachment is a penalty in which a defensive player is positioned in the neutral zone at the start of a play. (whether contact is made or not in High School)


In the NFL, when, prior to the snap of the football, a defensive player makes contact with an offensive player or has a direct path to the quarterback it is encroachment. The result of this penalty is 5 yards in the NFL and CFL against the defensive team.
Encroachment


abatement

A decrease or reduction in the amount of rent. An abatement of rent might be offered to a tenant when leased space cannot be occupied due to fire or flood damage.
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