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  • Deep-sea fishing is largely prosecuted all round the coast.
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  • The famous caves of Beit Jibrin honeycomb the hills all round.
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  • It cannot be said that any one form of collector is superior all round.
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  • It was drawn from the peasant and small-farmer class, was in favour of land reform, private property rights and increased production all round.
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  • On the contrary, all round these there was a broad fringe of writings more or less approximating to them in character.
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  • In 190o an all-round freight rate for wheat might be taken at 15s.
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  • By working in this way all round the ball, the best roots will be got out and preserved, and the ball lightened of all superfluous soil.
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  • The gills are thus metamerically repeated; there may be from four to eighty pairs, but there is these, and all round the animal, is the mantle-skirt.
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  • It is surrounded by a wall and deep dry ditch that can be flooded, and is encircled by orchards and gardens which extend all round for miles and even penetrate the heart of the town.
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  • In the ordinary English system of upward or drainage irrigation, ditches are dug all round the field.
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  • This all-round application of the pragmatic method has received the name of "humanism."
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  • Southwards they plundered far up the Garonne, and in the north of Spain; and one fleet of them sailed all round Spain, plundering, but attempting in vain to establish themselves in this Arab caliphate.
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  • Banias is a poor village inhabited by about 350 Moslems; all round it are gardens of fruit-trees.
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  • We seem here to have a remnant of the very ancient and widely diffused tree-worship. Sometimes, however, auguries were taken in other manners, being drawn from the moaning of doves in the branches, the murmur of a fountain which rose close by, or the resounding of the wind in the brazen caldrons which formed a circle all round the temple.
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  • The deal being completed, the player to the dealer's left looks at his hand and declares how many tricks he would play to win against all the rest, the usual rule being that more than one must be declared; in default of declaring he says "I pass," and the next player has a similar option of either declaring to make more tricks or passing, and so on all round.
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  • If the player declaring Nap wins he receives double stakes all round; if he loses he only pays single stakes all round.
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  • We take it that the machine has already been regulated by means of the impression screws at the respective ends of the cylinder for all-round or average work, and that any inequality of impression can be remedied by adding or taking away from the sheets on the cylinder.
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  • This revelation led to an all-round retrenchment, carried into effect with a drastic thoroughness which has earned for this parliament the name of the " Reduktion Riksdag."
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  • The line of the city wall, of rough rectangular blocks of stone without mortar, may still be traced all round the coast, with two gates, one on the north towards the mole, which is still in part preserved, and one on the south.
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  • In succeeding years the process is repeated on the untouched sides of the trunk, until the tree has been cut all round and exhausted.
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  • A few have small handles, formed of pierced knobs of clay and sometimes projecting rolls of clay, looped, as it were, all round the urn.
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  • The great coal-field on the south is a perfect example of a synclinal basin, the Millstone Grit and Carboniferous Limestone which underlie the Coal Measures appearing all round the margin.
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  • From the crest of the escarpment, all round on south, west and north, the dip-slope of the Chalk forms a gentle descent outwards, the escarpment a very steep slope inwards.
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  • Matthew Arnold used to say that "Gladstone influences all round him but Acton; it is Acton who influences Gladstone."
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  • There were also monumental gateways, and the island was protected by a stone quay all round with the necessary staircases, &c., and a Nilometer.
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  • What cultivation there is, is confined to the oases which nestle at the foot of the mountains all round the Tarim basin.
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  • From the waist to the feet her image resembles a pillar, narrowing downwards and sculptured all round with rows of animals (lions, rams and bulls).
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  • Signs of elevation subsequent to the Glacial epoch are common all round the island, especially on the north-west peninsula.
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  • The interior villages are frequently situated on hill crests, or on top of steepfaced rocks as difficult of access as possible, whence a clear view all round can be had.
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  • The highest point (1840 ft.) is on the west side; all round there are perpendicular cliffs about woo ft.
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  • Oranges and lemons, excluded from the plateau by the severity of the Winter cold, are grown in great quantities on the plains of Andalusia and all round the Mediterranean coast; the peel of the bigarade or bitter orange is exported to Holland for the manufacture of curacao; and figs, almonds, pomegranates, carobs and other southern fruits are also grown abundantly in all the warmer parts, the first two even in central Spain and the more sheltered parts of the northern maritime provinces.
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  • Three of these, the American, Adair and Gallup, may be termed square frames, the others being oblong, but the latter shape appears to possess the most all-round advantages to the modern bee-keeper.
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  • When the Irrawaddy is at its height the lower portion of the town is flooded, and the country all round is a sheet of water, but usually for no very long time.
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  • We pride ourselves on providing a truly all-round education, building students for life.
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  • Desserts, however, were good all-round, providing a pleasant finale to an otherwise (fairly) average meal.
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  • Fair play also to the chap donning the sumo suit, much amusement provided all-round.
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  • The remains of glazed brick can be seen at points all round the interior.
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  • Spiced fruits and burnt caramel to taste with a good all round finish.
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  • Do not uncork the champagne quite yet Trebles all round?
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  • A C1 crampon with straps all round can be used on stiffer boots.
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  • He has had too much all-round discouragement to meet.
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  • The failure to agree a UN mandate for the war was poisonous debacle which left bruised egos all round.
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  • She's a popular all-round entertainer from " down under " !
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  • Warm up was provided by all round entertainer Andy Bull.
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  • Toadally Clean Toadally Clean is an all round cleaning service for the equine enthusiast.
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  • Argos was proclaimed simply the best in terms of performance and genuine all-round excellence.
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  • It was an era of cess pools and human excreta all round.
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  • Are there external side mounted and rear view mirrors on the vehicles to provide optimum all round visibility?
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  • Curry kids are full of all-round promise Former British Amateur champion David Curry's two sons followed in dad's footsteps over the weekend.
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  • Pete is a thoughtful writer, a zesty social figure, and an all round good fellow.
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  • It equips graduates with the all-round skills that are necessary to succeed in a constantly developing business environment.
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  • The low riser handlebar is also a nice touch for confident all round control.
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  • Unlike their cousins they do not hibernate due to the all round high temperatures of their native land.
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  • Going to a gym enables the all round enhancement of fitness as coaches will teach, support and assist individuals in their training.
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  • Sumdy's Dad live, with their unique mix of cracking covers, fantastic originals and all round insanity... .
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  • Elsewhere, it was rather dashing all round with English aristocracy providing lashings of inspiration.
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  • All the poolside staff are fully qualified lifeguards, meaning a safer visit all round for customers.
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  • Divers installed some of the essential lane cable anchor points in the finish area - a pretty mammoth project all round!
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  • They have an enviable reputation as an excellent all-round covers band playing a variety of great tunes from current chart hits to classic oldies.
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  • I was met by a cluster of golden orbs, pairs of yellow eyes all round my bed.
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  • Impressive and extensive Act including not just great songs but great patter, all round entertainment for all.
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  • Stone square pedestal with inscription, on plinth forming 2 steps all round.
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  • The all round spec ' is great with a whole raft of features to make load carrying easy for the fast moving outdoor person.
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  • An all-round holiday destination, Miami combines big city sophistication with seductive beaches.
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  • I must say the Hoover is a much better machine all round and the build quality seems superior.
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  • The bridge was located immediately above the lounge and was of a design which provided the master with all-round visibility.
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  • Combining this with a low wing loading, high thrust-to-weight ratio, excellent all-round vision and carefree handling results in a truly exceptional aircraft.
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  • A point of great importance is to be noted in the attachment of the gills near the stem at 0, P; the gills in the true mushroom are (as shown) usually more or less free from the stem, they never grow boldly against it or run down it; they may sometimes just touch the spot where the stem joins the bottom of the cap, but never more; there is usually a slight channel, as at r, all round the top of the stem.
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  • Mancini, still unwilling frankly to adhere to the Austro-German alliance, found his policy of friendship all round impeded by Gambettas uncompromising attitude in regard to Tunisia.
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  • To adapt the ground for its purpose as a cemetery, a gallery was run all round the area in the tufa rock at a convenient depth below the surface, reached by staircases at the corners.
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  • Over the south transept aisle, which was the chapel of St Bridget, is the clerestory passage, which ran all round the church.
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  • Benjamin Franklin and Bevis devised independently the form of condenser known as a Franklin or Leyden pane, which consists of a sheet of glass, partly coated on both sides with tin foil or silver leaf, a margin of glass all round being left to insulate the two tin foils from each other.
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  • Then she went all round the table to see who was there, and finding no one but me, she seemed bewildered.
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  • This context is also one of the retreat of revolution and within this the all-round retrogression represented by the " Third Way ".
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  • Range Rovers are equipped with disk brakes all round.
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  • Coaxial coil spring shock absorber units were normally fitted all round.
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  • Terry opened the batting for his house, and being a good all round sportsmen was expected to achieve a good score.
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  • Next on my list is a new chain and sprocket set, and some fresh brake pads all round.
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  • At this point it all becomes pretty subjective personal opinions all round.
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  • Talkie Toaster this month twiddles his browning knob in the direction of prison inmate and all-round Welsh nutter, Birdman.
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  • A Ford independent rear suspension system was also envisaged, with disk brakes all-round, plus an option to turbocharge the engine.
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  • A day sleep routine makes for better sleep habits in general and a happier baby all round.
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  • Starting with an original 26, they were all round in shape and white with blue needlework that showed important proficiencies of the day in areas such as housekeeping and sewing.
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  • The districts in which they are grown to greatest perfection are near Swansea, in Wales, and about Falmouth, in Cornwall, and also in the south of England and Ireland generally, the coast line all round the islands, too, being favourable.
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  • A great in-between style for all round faces is a shoulder length cut with a few well placed layers.
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  • He was described as chasing the British squadron all round the lake, but his encounters did not go beyond artillery duels at long range, and he allowed his enemy to continue in existence long after he might have been destroyed.
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  • The Kainozoic period opened with fresh earth movements, the most striking evidence of which are the volcanic outbreaks all round the Australian coasts.
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  • Nor were other labourers, more nearly connected with the producing interests, satisfied with a reduction of wages because produce had fallen in price all round.
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  • In short, all-round competition was authorized, and the Post Office decided to establish a telephone system in London in competition with the company.
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  • The government contracted to buy the company's plant in 1911, thus in effect annulling the act of 1899 which had failed to accomplish its object of establishing all-round competition.
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  • Thus a large all-round increase in secondary and higher education is shownsatisfactory in many respects, but showing that more young men devote themselves to the learned professions (especially to the law) than the economic condition of the country will justify.
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  • In the spruce firs (Picea), the cones are pendent when mature and their scales persistent; the leaves are arranged all round the shoots, though the lower ones are sometimes directed laterally.
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  • The leaves, which grow very thickly all round the stem, are short, nearly quadrangular, and of a dark greyishgreen.
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  • The visceral hump forms a low conical dome above the subcircular foot, and standing out all round the base of this dome so as completely to overlap the head and foot, is the circular mantle-skirt.
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  • Below the pediment comes an arcade with flat pilasters, which runs all round the exterior of the church.
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  • The cliff is cut away all round these immense sepulchres so that they stand free.
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  • But all round these, as far as the frontiers, the country is inhabited by the other races, which, as a rule, occupy it in large, compact and uniform ethnographical groups.
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  • This work is little more than a sailor's handbook of places and distances all round the coast of the Mediterranean and its branches, and then along the outer Libyan coast as far as the Carthaginians traded.
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  • Although at the present time a marvellous improvement has taken place all round in the quality of the carbide produced, the acetylene nearly always contains minute traces of hydrogen, ammonia, sulphuretted hydrogen, phosphuretted hydrogen, silicon hydride, nitrogen and oxygen, and sometimes minute traces of carbon monoxide and dioxide.
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  • The city, at first confined to the land at the head of the bay, has extended all round the shores of the bay and to the lower spurs of Table Mountain.
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  • The well-preserved amphitheatre, the subterranean parts of which below the arena are intact, with a main passage down the centre, a curved passage all round with holes for trap doors in its roof, and numerous small chambers, also with trap doors in their vaulted roofs for admitting the wild beasts, whose cages were on the other side of the curved passage, to the arena, are especially interesting.
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  • The Japanese attack was convergent, but there was no room for envelopment; the Russian position moreover was " all-round " and presented no flanks, and except for the enfilade fire of the Japanese and Russian gunboats in the shallow bays on either side the battle was locally at every point a frontal attack and defence.
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  • Lightfoot, indeed, dwells on the all-round "comprehensiveness" with which Clement, as the mouthpiece of the early Roman Church, utters in succession phrases or ideas borrowed impartially from Peter and Paul and James and the Epistle to Hebrews.
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  • This Sothic period r era of 1460 years, during which the Egyptian New Years day travelled all round the Sothic year, is recorded by Greek and Roman writers at least as early as the 1st century B.C. The epagomenal days appear on a monument of the Vth Dynasty and in the very ancient Pyramid texts.
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  • As people get tired of watching Wimbledon, they decide to try the sport out for real.What most of the people who head out to the courts this summer won't realize, however, is that a game of tennis is an excellent all-round workout.
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