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  • 1. These gatherings were so successful that similar societies were organized in other portions of the country. 🔊
  • 2. I propose to communicate to the public such portions of these revelations as have seemed to me most interesting. 🔊
  • 3. To what extent there was intercourse between the two civilized portions of the continent is unknown. 🔊
  • 4. They are made of plant down with shreds of weeds, bark and lichens worked into the outside portions, and are often lined with soft feathers. 🔊
  • 5. Nevertheless, I know not of any reading so hopelessly heavy as large portions of that which claims the name of light. 🔊
  • 6. Otherwise the now symbolic portions of the service, prayer, exhortation, and blessing, were not exclusively reserved to ecclesiastics. 🔊
  • 7. Meantime, even in the more stationary portions of the community, there is a mingling of all grades of wealth, intellect, and education. 🔊
  • 8. Little portions, about thirty feet in depth, and considerable length, formed the wealth and ornament of the wayside dwellings. 🔊
  • 9. The inconsistency may be in the author himself, who may, in different portions of his work, have given foundation for very opposite censures. 🔊
  • 10. Many portions of your subject appeared through the aperture in the paper brighter than the paper, as sky, sunlighted grass, etc. 🔊
  • 11. The food that is taken into the system, or the available portions of the food, is the building material; but the mind is always the builder. 🔊
  • 12. An ornament characteristic of the Norman period and divided into several equal portions chevron-wise or zig-zag. 🔊
  • 13. The most perfect remains of a high degree of early civilization on this continent are to be found in ruins in the central portions of America. 🔊
  • 14. If only the top layer is caked, the remainder may be in fair condition; but no caked portions should be used, as they cannot be of good quality. 🔊
  • 15. It should be noted however, that they covered an immense territory, many portions of which were occupied by hostile Indians. 🔊
  • 16. In other cases, however, it has been possible to throw light upon these persons by reference to different portions of the Diary itself. 🔊
  • 17. This subterranean passage will be useful for the abode of such portions of varied creation as love the shade, as bats, owls, &c. 🔊
  • 18. The Wright machine, it will be remembered, had wings whose rear portions were flexible, so that they could be drawn down at the will of the pilot. 🔊
  • 19. A person may express a preference for certain portions of the Bible without declaring all the rest of the Bible worthless. 🔊
  • 20. The positive and the negative portions of the curves are not equal, so that the solution of the individual harmonic motion is difficult and laborious. 🔊
  • 21. Being more volatile, it comes over with the first of the zinc and is prepared from the first portions of the distillate by special methods of purification. 🔊
  • 22. The advantage of being able to remove the hook switch bodily from the other portions arises mainly in connection with the shipment or transportation of instruments. 🔊
  • 23. It begins to boil at about -190 deg., the nitrogen passing off first, gradually followed by the oxygen, the last portions being nearly pure oxygen. 🔊
  • 24. Great care has been taken in the theoretical portions to make the treatment simple and well within the reach of the ability of an elementary student. 🔊
  • 25. He had an intelligent face, and a long, flowing black beard; he had, too, a certain amount of wit, which he dealt out in small portions. 🔊
  • 26. On adding the solid to the liquid in small portions at a time, it will be found that a point is reached at which the liquid will not dissolve more of the solid at that temperature. 🔊
  • 27. Loose portions of it are lying around on the floor of the cavern, and there are distinct marks along the sides where the ancient stone-cutters were at work. 🔊
  • 28. He was a handsome young Oriental, fond of wandering through unexplored portions of the earth, and he arrived in India from nowhere in particular. 🔊
  • 29. Many portions of the treeless areas in this region are situated at a high altitude where the climatic conditions are severe and frosts are common throughout every month of the year. 🔊
  • 30. Parts of his land and other possessions he bought with the profits from his business; other portions, as has been brought out, he obtained from corrupt city administrations. 🔊
  • 31. It was then that the windows of the south aisle of the chancel were inserted, and painted as usual in that glorious art-epoch, as shown by the few portions which remain. 🔊
  • 32. The surface water finds its way downwards between strips of coagulum and the partitions, thus increasing the upward tension between the free and adhering portions. 🔊
  • 33. On this cord rack are provided terminals for the various conductors in the cord, and it is at this point that the cord conductors join the other wires leading to the other portions of the apparatus as required. 🔊
  • 34. Others that had some time still to run were bought at a greatly enhanced value, while several portions of freehold property were also purchased at ten times their worth. 🔊
  • 35. Under certain conditions some of the lump rubber darkens rapidly during transport to the store, and any such oxidised portions must be rejected if a uniform colour is to be expected in the crepe. 🔊
  • 36. So it was decided that I should order double portions of everything and surreptitiously share with him; for by now we were hungry to the famishing point. 🔊
  • 37. A dozen men with scythes could cut enough in a day to supply a cavalry regiment; but they would have to be very careful to choose such portions of the plain as are not covered with stones. 🔊
  • 38. On that subject there are widely marked diversities of opinion and interest in the different portions of the Confederacy, with few mediating influences to soften the collision. 🔊
  • 39. The upper portions of the tracery had, not so long ago, traces of coloured glass here and there, but whether this feature was part of the original scheme is very doubtful. 🔊
  • 40. They asked permission to publish the letters and such portions of the journals as would most completely reveal the rare spiritual companionship existing between the Alcott parents and children. 🔊
  • 41. In E the gas passes over some material such as lime, which removes the last portions of the sulphur compounds as well as much of the carbon dioxide present. 🔊
  • 42. To the county of Essex particularly, in the early as well as more recent period of our history, the town is indebted for large portions of its population. 🔊
  • 43. We do not know what Edwards would have said, if this question had been propounded to him in connexion with the argument now under consideration; but we do know what he has said of it in other portions of his works. 🔊
  • 44. The anterior divides into two branches and the posterior into three branches, consequently various limited portions of the speech zone may be deprived of blood supply by blocking of one of these branches. 🔊
  • 45. From all these books we select, as has been already announced, only such portions as closely concern our subject, and such as contain information of special value, or which is otherwise not accessible. 🔊
  • 46. It is not difficult to conceive that he should produce spiritual beings like himself, who can act without being necessitated to act, like the inanimate portions of creation, as well as those of an inferior nature. 🔊
  • 47. Unite the three decoctions, and add, by small portions, recently powdered pure lime, constantly stirring it to facilitate its action on the acid decoction. 🔊
  • 48. The arch is a most ingenious invention, as it affords a means of spanning a large space with small portions of material, as with small stones, and at the same time gives great strength. 🔊
  • 49. This stitch is sometimes used to "slip" along certain portions of the work, from one to another point, but single crochet is more often employed for this. 🔊
  • 50. The finest portion of the soul, the feeling and thinking spirit, which as a fourth element is added to the fiery, aerial, and vaporous portions, dwells in the breast. 🔊

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