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After the slaves were emancipated, some officials tried to relegate former slaves to a status inferior to that of ordinary citizens.
It may be objected that the suggested arrangement would really give a bondholder no better legal rights than a preferred stockholder and would thus relegate him to the unsatisfactory position of having both a limited interest and an unenforceable claim.
As the moment drew to a close and the rush of adrenaline subsided within his body, the reverend was quite satisfied with his explanation which he had conceived ad lib and decided to relegate that to the files in his memory just in case future circumstances should warrant its use again.
The spiritists taught that the kingdom would be ushered in by the great judgment of God which would relegate the unrighteous to their well-deserved judgment of punishment and final destruction, at the same time elevating the believing saints of the chosen people to high seats of honor and authority with the Son of Man, who would rule over the redeemed nations in God's name.

This has a lot to do with the ancient habit of mentioning only the names of the men when telling a story, relegating the women to mostly anonymous roles.
What we saw was a world thoroughly dominated by a British Empire that gradually pushed aside both the United States and the Soviet Union, relegating them to the rank of secondary powers.
Instead of attacking across the Elbe towards Berlin with Montgomery’s 21st army group, which had been specially prepared for this task; Eisenhower, held back to permit Bradley the leading role, relegating Montgomery to guarding Bradley’s left flank.
As indicated in Chapter 8, a swing trader is perhaps more likely to use a limit order to buy at the bottom of a trading range, and a limit order to sell at the top of a trading range, thereby relegating the stop order to the role of protection against getting it wrong.
The whole body of prophecy is now supposed to prove only when interpreted with due caution, that 'the Lord delayed His coming,’ that wisdom consists in proclaiming the doctrine of the 'evil servant,’ and in relegating the expectation of the Lord’s return to a generation that shall live at the end of the Millennium!.
The few men were relegated to.
The doubt could be relegated to history.
An armchair had been relegated to the window.
Relegated to the periphery by the unforeseen.
The past few years, they’d been relegated to cool.
He relegated the fish to the lowest ranks of the animals.
The seventh step involves an idea that has been relegated.
It’s well known that vampires are relegated to the night.
Conflicts are relegated to the realm of the forgettable or the.
In fact, I play so badly that I was relegated to standing mere.
No doubt, the basic issue of sanity was relegated to back seat.
Our precious flag was then relegated into that of an object only.
Newtonian theory, albeit relegated to approximation, still thrives.
Until that moment, the wound had been relegated to the back of his.
The Spirit has never abdicated His authority nor relegated His power.
It was overthrown because they relegated the Hanjen to inferior status.
Sarah quickly agreed – her role of late had been relegated to finding.
Violence and intrigue had been relegated to the forgotten memories closet.
But she has been relegated to no more than a statue in the rain with a gun.
They’re usually relegated by the state to immigration and border security.
Since this involves much consideration, it will be relegated to another chapter.
You are relegated to picking past piles of toys in the machine until you find a gem.
But the Commodore will be relegated to the scrapheap of ignobility in his own country.
Those without penises are forever relegated, by definition, to inferior status and are.
Bright, hopeful futures are relegated to Disneyesque animations, if they're told at all.
Since then, reincarnation has been relegated to the fringes of Western society; a concept.
The days of horror in the Palace of Casalduero were relegated to the trash heap of memory.
If Hartle died, Sim would probably be relegated to a lower-status position in the Ministry.
By this time in the story, most of Peter’s clock paintings had been relegated to the attic.
Instead they were usually relegated to indoor rowing tanks, poor substitutes for the real thing.
Being relegated to a desk or to rear area duties for the rest of the war could also destroy her.
Patches was relegated to the basement with the old fish tanks and other paraphernalia of past pets.
She had been relegated to second class and was already promising herself she would never do this again.
The battleship was now relegated to secondary duties such as offshore bombardment and convoy protection.
But for the Daily Post, fourth-largest paper in Chicago, relegated to the suburbs, there’s room to sprawl.
There indeed were great profits but none of the states saw any of it as it was relegated to the upper class.
However, as men returned home and Christianity rose in power women were relegated to a more subservient role.
The bomber was relegated to errands, and the ground crewmen began prying parts off it for use on other planes.
He assumed he would probably never see her again, and relegated any thought about her to the back of his mind.
Psychosurgery remained, at the time, a small field and was relegated to a few institutions in the United States.
A society without the commons of a healthcare system relegates all its citizens to Mr.
As you may know, within the first few years of life the thinking mind relegates the Being mind into the background.
It relegates such work to the category of art bad in its subject-matter, while, on the other hand, it includes in the category of art good in subject-matter a section not formerly admitted to deserve to be chosen out and respected, namely, universal art, transmitting even the most trifling and simple feelings if only they are accessible to all men without exception, and therefore unite them.
It may be asked of us, Do you indeed believe that regenerate man passes into endless being; or that true faith carries with it a destiny so different from that of common men, as you would assign to it? For who that reflects on the community of the human race in all its conditions of temporal existence, on its common origin, on its physical, intellectual, and moral unity, on the historical, ancestral, and social causes which determine so much that we call character, on the many excellences of the bad, and on the manifold imperfections of the good—can fail to stumble at a doctrine which places the seal of indestructibility on the foreheads of some, and relegates the unsaved remnant of mankind, with all their virtues, struggles, and woes, to the realms of the perishable, and the doom of irremediable destruction?

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