dis·pose || dɪ'spəʊz v. control; arrange, put in order

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Disposing — Dispose Dis*pose , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disposed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disposing}.] [F. disposer; pref. dis + poser to place. See {Pose}.] 1. To distribute and put in place; to arrange; to set in order; as, to dispose the ships in the form of a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disposing of — getting rid of, throwing out …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disposing — dispōsˈing noun and adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑dispose …   Useful english dictionary

  • disposing mind and memory — See: sound mind and memory Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Estates, Executors & Probate Court Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Wills Nolo’s Plain English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Thompson Hill. 2009 …   Law dictionary

  • disposing mind — A test of testamentary capacity, being a mind capable of knowing and understanding the disposition to be made of one s property by will and the persons upon whom bounty is to be bestowed, notwithstanding some element of mental unsoundness.… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • disposing capacity or mind — These are alternative or synonymous phrases in the law of wills for sound mind, and testamentary capacity (q.v.) …   Black's law dictionary

  • sound and disposing mind and memory — A matter of the possession of sanity. Campbell v Campbell, 130 111 466, 22 NE 620. A testator is of sound and disposing mind and memory, if, at the time of making his will, he has sufficient mental capacity to be able to understand the act he is… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • sound and disposing mind and memory — n. Language often used in wills to mean the mental capacity necessary to create a will. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …   Law dictionary

  • sound and disposing mind and memory — Testamentary capacity. Such mind and memory as enables testator to know and understand business in which he is engaged at time of making will. Farmers Union Bank of Henning v. Johnson, 27 Tenn.App. 342, 181 S.W.2d 369, 374. See also capacity, and …   Black's law dictionary

  • true-disposing — trueˈ disposˈing adjective (Shakespeare) Just • • • Main Entry: ↑true …   Useful english dictionary

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