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adjoined Sentence Examples

  • The monastery that formerly adjoined this church has been suppressed and its buildings are now used as a hospital.

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  • The parish church of All Hallows adjoined the abbey church on the west, but was taken down after the Dissolution, when the abbey church was sold to the parish.

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  • His palace was in the Propylaea; the lofty " Tower of the Franks," which adjoined the south wing of that building, was possibly built in his time.

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  • Julie and Molly had catching up to do so they adjoined to their room, with plans for the pool later.

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  • it adjoined Phrygia Epictetus and Galatia.

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  • 1 as in the territory of Philip the tetrarch) adjoined the territory of Damascus, Auranitis and Batanaea.

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  • On the south it probably adjoined the land of Moab; on the north it may have met that of the king of Geshur (Josh.

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  • That to which he gave the name of Santo Amaro adjoined Sao Vicente, the two towns being only three leagues asunder.

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  • His apartments in the palace adjoined those of the empress, and his liveries, furnitures and equipages were scarcely less costly than hers.

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  • He is even called " the god of Agade " (Akkad), reminding us of the divine honours claimed by the Pharaohs of Egypt, whose territory now adjoined that of Babylonia.

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  • The cemetery adjoined the city of the living and was laid out in streets through which ran rivulets of " pure " water.

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  • It was erected between 1786 and 1796, and is adjoined by other court buildings, the public record office, containing a vast collection, and the police offices.

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  • From 1033 to 1043 he was involved in a life and death contest with those nobles whose territory adjoined the royal domains, especially with the great house of Blois, whose count, Odo II., had been the centre of the league of Constance, and with the counts of Champagne.

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  • This, which includes the greater part of the modern city, was surrounded by walls, which starting from the foot of the Vysehrad included the small already-existing settlement of Pofic and then adjoined the borders of the old town from the beginning of the present Pfikopy Street up to the river.

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  • Their rooms were adjoined with a door, but each bedroom had its own bathroom.

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  • adjoined what had been a stable or garage.

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  • copyhold messuages along the edge of the waste where it adjoined the cultivated fields suggest that the road pre-dated the fields.

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  • Free and copyhold messuages along the edge of the waste where it adjoined the cultivated fields suggest that the road pre-dated the fields.

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  • Part of what I loved about this place was the garden that adjoined it a hidden, sunlit nook surrounded by mature sycamore trees.

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  • The chief points of correspondence between these two great land masses, besides the southward tapering, are as follows: - (i) The areas of ancient fundamental rocks of the north-east (Laurentian highlands of North America, uplands of Guiana in South America), which have remained without significant deformation, although suffering various oscillations of level, since ancient geological times; (2) the highlands of the southeast (Appalachians and Brazilian highlands) with a north-east south-west crystalline axis near the ocean, followed by a belt of deformed and metamorphosed early Palaeozoic strata, and adjoined farther inland by a dissected plateau of nearly horizontal later Palaeozoic formations - all greatly denuded since the ancient deformation of the mountain axis, and seeming to owe their present altitude to broad uplifts of comparatively modern geological date; (3) the complex of younger mountains along the western side of the continents (Western highlands, or Cordilleras, of North America; Andean Cordilleras of South America) of geologically modern deformation and upheaval, with enclosed basins and abundant volcanic action, but each a system in itself, disconnected and not standing in alignment; (4) confluent lower lands between the highlands, giving river drainage to the north (Mackenzie, Orinoco), east (St Lawrence, Amazon), and south (Mississippi, La Plata).

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  • The remodeled mansion had forty-three rooms, including three indoor privies, one of which adjoined Jefferson's bedroom.

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  • The abbot's residence (K), still partly standing, adjoined the entrance-gate.

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  • To the north it adjoined Campania, Samnium and Apulia, and to the south it was separated by a narrow isthmus from the district of Bruttii.

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  • The portion of the portico surrounding the forum which was in the process of rebuilding at the time when the city was destroyed was constructed of this material, while the earlier portions, as well as the principal temples that adjoined it, were composed in the ordinary manner of volcanic tufa.

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  • Another fort nearly as large adjoined it, and is probably rather older.

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  • To the latter were adjoined capitation and trade taxes (the tributum capitis).

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  • The choir, which was used as the conventual church, has left only slight traces, and one arch is standing of a large chapel which adjoined it on the S.

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