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FIREARM SILENCER - A device for silencing, muffling, or diminishing the report of a portable firearm, including any combination of parts, designed or redesigned, and intended for use in assembling or fabricating a firearm silencer or firearm muffler, ...

"Firearms silencer" means any device for silencing, muffling or diminishing the report of a firearm.
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SILENCE. The state of a person who does not speak, or of one who refrains from speaking.

Estoppel by silence
: an estoppel preventing a person from making an assertion to another's disadvantage when the person previously had the opportunity and duty to speak but failed to do so
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"While the laws are silenced by the noise of arms, the rulers of the armed force must punish, as equitably as they can, those crimes which threaten their own safety and that of society, but no longer; every moment beyond is usurpation.

1 : the state of keeping or being silent ;esp : forbearance from speech or comment 2 : failure to make something known esp. in violation of a duty to do so [acceptance by ] see also estoppel by ...
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In the Middle Ages, attempts to silence heresy through intimidation, particularly through the establishment of the Inquisition, were examples of censorship, as are modern instances of book banning. The absolute monarchs of the 17th and 18th cent.

to allow by silence, agreement or giving a license. 2) n. a license or other document given by an authorized public official or agency (building inspector, department of motor vehicles) to allow a person or business to perform certain acts.

A method of acquiring rights through the silence of the legal owner. Known in common law jurisdiction as "statute of limitations.

When a consent is conveyed through facts, actions, or even by silence and which is understood by a man of reasonable mind, that the consent is inferred, it is known as implied consent.

1) A person's, in particular a party's, statement acknowledging that a certain fact is true or silence after another party's assertion of a fact that, if false, would typically elicit a denial. 2) Admission by a party-opponent: an out-of-court ...

The Latin term "Sub silentio " means, in a UK legal context: "in silence".
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Sub silentio - In silence
Suggestio falsi - The suggestion of something which is untrue
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acquiesce To give an implied consent to a transaction, to the accrual of a right, or to any act, by silence or without express assent.
acquire To gain by any means; usually by one's own exertions.

This warning advises the person being detained that he or she does not have to talk to police, that he or she can stop any interrogation at any time and have counsel present, and that his silence will not be held against him, ...

Accomplice: A person who knowingly and voluntarily unites with the principal offender in a criminal act through aiding, abetting, advising, or encouraging the offender. Mere presence, acquiescence, or silence, ...

Consensus tollit errorem. Consent removes error: the effect of a mistake is obviated or waived by concurrence. Qui tacet consentire videtur. He who is silent is regarded as consenting: silence gives consent.

TOP Prescription : A method of acquiring rights through the silence of the legal owner. Known in common law jurisdiction as "statute of limitations.

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