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" assembled, In determining the meaning of the Definitions. Revised Statutes, or of any act or resolution of Congress passed subsequent to February twenty-fifth, eighteen hundred and seventy-one, words importing the singular number may extend and be applied... "
Compilation of Laws Relating to the Navy, Marine Corps, Etc: From the ... - Page 201
by John W. Hogg, United States, United States. Navy Department - 1883 - 401 pages
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Interstate Commerce Acts Annotated, Volume 4

United States. Interstate Commerce Commission, United States - 1930 - 436 pages
...gender, etc.; extended application.—In determining the meaning of any Act or resolution of Congress, words importing the singular number may extend and...the singular ; words importing the masculine gender may be applied to females ; the words " insane person " and " lunatic " shall include every idiot,...
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To Establish Uniform Requirements for Government Contracts: Hearing Before ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary - 1930 - 159 pages
...page 657: " We are asked, however, to construe it (the word 'an ') otherwise in view of the rule that 'words importing the singular number may extend and be applied to several persons or things.' (Rev. Stats., 1.) But obviously this rule is not one to be applied except where it is necessary to...
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University of Pennsylvania Law Review and American Law Register, Volume 72

1924
...or banking house"—not to mean one, on the ground that Revised Statutes, section i, provides that "words importing the singular number may extend and be applied to several persons or things," but rather to mean that the "usual business" must be transacted at fixed or recognized offices within...
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Individual Income Tax Provisions of the Internal Revenue Code (second ...

United States. Congress. Internal Revenue Taxation Joint Committee - 1945 - 312 pages
...[Sections 1-3 of the Revised Statutes (l USC, 1-3) read as follows: "In determining the meaning of the revised statutes, or of any act or resolution of Congress...the singular; words importing the masculine gender may be applied to females; the words 'insane person' and 'lunatic' shall include every idiot, non -...
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Revised Edition of Laws Applicable to the United States Department ..., Volume 1

United States, United States. Department of Agriculture. Office of the Solicitor - 1945 - 1723 pages
...determining the meaning of any Act or resolution of Congress, passed subsequent to February 25, 1871, ermal expansion described above includes selection...thickness of the covering layer 116. Because the select may be applied to females; the words "insane person" and "lunatic" shall include every idiot, non compos,...
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Economic Decisions of the Civil Aeronautics Board, Volume 4

United States. Civil Aeronautics Board - 1942
...in part: “In determInIng the meaning of an act or resolution of Congress * * * words importing a singular number may extend and be applied to several persons or things; * * unless the context shows that such words were intended to be used in a more limited sense.” 1...
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Individual Income Tax Provisions of the Internal Revenue Code: Applicable to ...

United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Internal Revenue Taxation - 1946 - 385 pages
...1-3 and 5 of the Revised Statutes (l USC, 1-3, 5) read as follows: "In determining the meaning of the revised statutes, or of any act or resolution of Congress...the singular; words .importing the masculine gender may be applied to females; the words 'insane person' and 'lunatic' shall include every idiot, non compos,...
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court at ..., Volume 324

United States. Supreme Court, John Chandler Bancroft Davis, Henry Putzel, Henry C. Lind, Frank D. Wagner - 1946
...respondent. We may note, however, in passing that § 1 of the Revised Statutes, 1 USC § 1, provides that "words importing the singular number may extend and be applied to several persons or things." Beyond that is the fact that we are construing a provision of a tariff act designed, as we have said,...
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court at ..., Volume 324

United States. Supreme Court, John Chandler Bancroft Davis, Henry Putzel, Henry C. Lind, Frank D. Wagner - 1946
...respondent. We may note, however, in passing that § 1 of the Revised Statutes, 1 USC § 1, provides that "words importing the singular number may extend and be applied to several persons or things." Beyond that is the fact that we are construing a provision of a tariff act designed, as we have said,...
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Court-martial Orders

United States. Navy. Office of the Judge Advocate General - 1948
...construction enacted by the Congress that "In determining the meaning of any Act or resolution of Congress words importing the singular number may extend and be applied to several IH-I—MIS or things." (RS § 1; 1 USC §1.) The same principle would appear to to applicable to "heroism."...
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