"Pneumonia", the doctor said, confirming Alex's fears.
She followed the man at a distance, slowly confirming she was somewhere on her planet.
Another charter, confirming former liberties but altering the constitution of the corporation, was granted in 1611.
Like the nobles, again, the burgesses had the right of confirming royal grants and of taking part in legislation; and they may be said to have formed - socially, politically and judicially - an independent and powerful estate.
The inhabitants received a charter (undated) from the earl of Devon, confirming their rights "in woods and in uplands, in ways and in paths, in common of pastures, in waters and in mills.