standard of conduct

  • 1conduct — con·duct / kän ˌdəkt/ n 1 a: the act, manner, or process of carrying on or managing his conduct of the case was negligent b: an act or omission to act a crime is that conduct which is defined as criminal Louisiana Revised Statutes 2 …

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  • 2standard — stan·dard n 1: something established by authority, custom, or general consent as a model, example, or point of reference the standard of the reasonable person 2: something established by authority as a rule for the measure of quantity, weight,… …

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  • 3conduct — ▪ I. conduct con‧duct 1 [kənˈdʌkt] verb [transitive] 1. to manage or organize something: • In future, Mr O Reilly will conduct his business within the rules and regulations. • The Special Fund may, in his name, conduct legal transactions and… …

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  • 4standard procedure — I noun approach, avenue, behavior, common practice, conduct, consuetude, course of conduct, custom, customary course, fashion, line of conduct, manner, manner of operating, matter of course, means, method, mode, mode of operation, mode of… …

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  • 5standard — n 1 *flag, ensign, banner, color, streamer, pennant, pendant, pennon, jack 2 Standard, criterion, gauge, yardstick, touchstone can all mean a measure by which one judges a thing as authentic, good, or adequate or the degree to which it is… …

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  • 6standard — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 level of quality ADJECTIVE ▪ high ▪ low, poor ▪ certain, minimum ▪ Players have to be of a certain standard to compete in the tournament …

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  • 7standard — Stability, general recognition, and conformity to established practice. Standard Accident Ins. Co. v. Standard Surety & Casualty Co., D.C.N.Y., 53 F.2d 119, 120. A type, model, or combination of elements accepted as correct or perfect. A measure… …

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  • 8conduct — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Medieval Latin conductus, from Latin conducere Date: 15th century 1. obsolete escort, guide 2. the act, manner, or process of carrying on ; management < praised for his conduct of the campaign > …

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  • 9Standard CMMI Appraisal Method for Process Improvement — The Standard CMMI Appraisal Method for Process Improvement (SCAMPI) is the official SEI method to provide benchmark quality ratings relative to CMMI models. SCAMPI appraisals are used to identify strengths and weaknesses of current processes,&#8230; …

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  • 10National Football League player conduct controversy — On April 10, 2007, the National Football League introduced a new conduct policy to help control off field behavior by its players and preserve the league s public image.[1] The policy, introduced by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, implements a&#8230; …

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  • 11Good Conduct Medal — Good Conduct medals Awarded by United States Armed Forces Type Medal …

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  • 12Reserve Good Conduct Medal — Awarded by U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard …

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  • 13Daubert standard — The Daubert standard is a rule of evidence regarding the admissibility of expert witnesses testimony during United States federal legal proceedings. Pursuant to this standard, a party may raise a Daubert motion, which is a special case of motion&#8230; …

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  • 14Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard — The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is an information security standard for organizations that handle cardholder information for the major debit, credit, prepaid, e purse, ATM, and POS cards. Defined by the Payment Card&#8230; …

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  • 15The Standard State Zoning Enabling Act — was written by a New York City commission headed by Edward Bassett and signed by Mayor John Purroy Mitchel in 1916 to regulate buildings and land usage in New York City. It was bought forth as part of the reaction to the construction of the&#8230; …

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  • 16double standard — dou ble stan dard, n. a standard or set of principles governing conduct, which is applied more stringently or differently to one group of people than to another; used especially of standards of sexual behavior that condemn behavior on the part of …

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  • 17ministerial code of conduct — noun the code of behaviour which is by convention held to be the standard for a government minister in the Westminster system; in particular, the requirement that a minister should take responsibility for the errors made by his or her department …

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  • 18good behavior — Conduct of a prisoner warranting a deduction in time to be served. 41 Am J1st Pris & P §§ 41 et seq. The condition of a bond given as security to keep the peace. 12 Am J2d Breach P § 44. For the purpose of an order suspending sentence during good …

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  • 19South African law of delict — The South African law of delict engages primarily with the circumstances in which one person can claim compensation from another for harm that has been suffered. [1] JC Van der Walt and Rob Midgley define a delict, in general terms [...] as a&#8230; …

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  • 20Germany — /jerr meuh nee/, n. a republic in central Europe: after World War II divided into four zones, British, French, U.S., and Soviet, and in 1949 into East Germany and West Germany; East and West Germany were reunited in 1990. 84,068,216; 137,852 sq.&#8230; …

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