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Definition: Conclusion to the country
, n. [F., fr. L. conclusio. See
1. The last part of anything; close; termination; end.
A fluorish of trumpets announced the conclusion of
the contest. --Prescott.
2. Final decision; determination; result.
And the conclusion is, she shall be thine. --Shak.
3. Any inference or result of reasoning.
4. (Logic) The inferred proposition of a syllogism; the
necessary consequence of the conditions asserted in two
related propositions called premises. See Syllogism
He granted him both the major and minor, but denied
him the conclusion. --Addison.
5. Drawing of inferences. [Poetic]
Your wife Octavia, with her modest eyes
And still conclusion. --Shak.
6. An experiment, or something from which a conclusion may be
We practice likewise all conclusions of grafting and
(a) The end or close of a pleading, e.g., the formal
ending of an indictment, “against the peace,”
(b) An estoppel or bar by which a person is held to a
particular position. --Wharton.
Conclusion to the country
(Law), the conclusion of a
pleading by which a party “puts himself upon the
i.e., appeals to the verdict of a jury.
--Mozley & W.
(b) In short.
To try conclusions
, to make a trial or an experiment.
Like the famous ape,
To try conclusions, in the basket creep. --Shak.
Syn: Inference; deduction; result; consequence; end;
decision. See Inference
(k?n"tr?), n.; pl. Countries
contr['e]e, LL. contrata, fr. L. contra over against, on the
opposite side. Cf. Counter
, adv., Contra
1. A tract of land; a region; the territory of an independent
nation; (as distinguished from any other region, and with
a personal pronoun) the region of one's birth, permanent
residence, or citizenship.
Return unto thy country, and to thy kindred. --Gen.
I might have learned this by my last exile,
that change of countries cannot change my state.
Many a famous realm
And country, whereof here needs no account --Milton.
2. Rural regions, as opposed to a city or town.
As they walked, on their way into the country.
--Mark xvi. 12
(Rev. Ver. ).
God made the covatry, and man made the town.
Only very great men were in the habit of dividing
the year between town and country. --Macaulay.
3. The inhabitants or people of a state or a region; the
populace; the public. Hence:
(a) One's constituents.
(b) The whole body of the electors of state; as, to
dissolve Parliament and appeal to the country.
All the country in a general voice
Cried hate upon him. --Shak.
(a) A jury, as representing the citizens of a country.
(b) The inhabitants of the district from which a jury is
5. (Mining.) The rock through which a vein runs.
Conclusion to the country
. See under Conclusion
To put one's self upon the country
, or To throw one's self upon the country
, to appeal to one's constituents; to stand
trial before a jury.