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What is DECIDE

To decide Includes the power and right to deliberate, to weigh the reasons
for and against, to see which preponderate, and to be governed by that preponderance.
Darden v. Lines, 2 Fla. 571; Com. v. Anthes, 5 Gray (Mass.) 253; In re Milford & M. R.
Co., 68 N. H. 570, 36 Atl. 545.


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