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In my view, the Christian religion is the most important and one of the first things in which all children, under a free government ought to be instructed... No truth is more evident to my mind than that the Christian religion must be the basis of any government intended to secure the rights and privileges of a free people.
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UNBESOUGHT, a. unbesaut'. Not besought; not sought by petition or entreaty.

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UNBESOUGHT, a. unbesaut'. Not besought; not sought by petition or entreaty.

UN-BE-SOUGHT', a. [unbesaut'.]

Not besought; not sought by petition or entreaty. Milton.

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UNBESOUGHT, adjective unbesaut'. Not besought; not sought by petition or entreaty.

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1. Weight; consequence; a bearing on some interest; that quality of any thing by which it may affect a measure, interest or result. The education of youth is of great importance to a free government. A religious education is of infinite importance to every human being.

2. Weight or consequence in the scale of being.

Thy own importance know.

Nor bound thy narrow views to things below.

3. Weight or consequence in self-estimation.

He believes himself a man of importance.

4. Thing implied; matter; subject; importunity. [In these senses, obsolete.]

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AD'JUNCT,n. [L. adjunctus, joined, from adjungo. See Join.]

1. Something added to another, but not essentially a part of it; as, water absorbed by a cloth or spunge is its adjunct. Also a person joined to another.

2. In metaphysics, a quality of the body or the mind, whether natural or acquired; as color, in the body; thinking, in the mind.

3. In grammar, words added to illustrate or amplify the force of other words; as, the History of the American revolution. The words in Italics are the adjuncts of History.

4. In music, the word is employed to denominate the relation between the principal mode and the modes of its two fifths.

The adjunct deities, among the Romans, were inferior deities which were added as assistants to the principal gods; as Bellona to Mars; to Vulcan, the Cabiri; to the Good Genius, the Lares; to the Evil, the Lemures.

In the royal academy of sciences at Paris, the adjuncts are certain members attached to the study of particular sciences. They are twelve in number, created in 1716.

Adjunct has been used for a colleague, but rarely.

AD'JUNCT, a. Added to or united with, as an adjunct professor.

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