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beast Sentence Examples

  • The beast was very close to him now.

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  • She turned away, seeking to suppress the beast, and grabbed her sword.

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  • The beast inside her was subdued, waiting.

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  • With my help, the beast reminded her.

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  • Yes, you do, the beast responded.

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  • "Why aren't you crying, little girl?" the beast, Rhyn, asked in his gravelly, low voice.

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  • How noble of the beast that nearly destroyed the world once!

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  • A man in a robe hurried down the hall as the beast battered itself against the weakening cell.

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  • "No pain," the beast before her said.

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  • She stared at the beast across the hall staring at her and soon heard Lankha's snores.

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  • The beast stirred as well.

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  • Consuelo and Marc were dressed as Beauty and the Beast and the girls, Ariel and Cinderella.

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  • Consuelo and Marc were dressed as Beauty and the Beast and the girls, Ariel and Cinderella.

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  • She moved to the bars at the front of her cell, aware of the beast across the hall doing the same with a growl.

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  • A great number of birds' bones have been found in caves, and among them some bearing marks of human workmanship. In France we have a large and extinct crane, Grus primigenia, but more interesting are the numerous relics of two species, the concomitants even now of the reindeer, which were abundant in that country at the period when this beast flourished there,and have followed it in its northward retreat.

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  • The beast within continued to throw itself at it, ceasing finally when it saw the prison had been reinforced.

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  • Finally, he landed a sharp blow to his horse's rump and made the beast dart in the direction he wanted.

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  • The flesh of a dead (unslaughtered) beast is not to be eaten, but it may be given to the " stranger within the gates "1 (Deut.

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  • I don't have the appetite of the beast, he said, lifting his chin to the glowing silver eyes across the corridor.

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  • He growled a warning and peered back at her through the silver eyes of a cat-like beast the size of a large horse.

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  • "He was not always a beast," the Watcher mused.

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  • The beast is right.

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  • Like an experienced sportsman he knew that the beast was wounded, and wounded as only the whole strength of Russia could have wounded it, but whether it was mortally wounded or not was still an undecided question.

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  • Every time I turn around, I'm getting my ass kicked by some beast, many of which are probably after you!

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  • The huge beast slowly arose and said:

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  • When there was silence, she felt the beast approach her, its bloodied fangs at the same level as her head.

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  • The beast crouched, and she ran harder.

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  • Maybe the beast awoke to help her fight Sirian before it, too, betrayed her.

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  • She didn't ask where they were going but took the subtle beast onto the highway and let it loose, weaving in and out of traffic to test its handling.

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  • But if the epithet is intended to designate an animal that takes an interest in its rider so far as a beast can, that in some way understands his intentions, or shares them in a subordinate fashion, that obeys from a sort of submissive or halffellow-feeling' with his master, like the horse or elephant, then I say that the camel is by no means docile - very much the contrary.

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  • Maybe she couldn't make the ugly beast go away completely, but she had learned to control it.

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  • The beast across the hall roared and threw itself against its prison.

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  • Grateful to him, she was likewise anxious to leave the island before the beast returned and flew off the handle.

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  • We defeated the last of our enemies - -tonight is a feast in my honor, only none save my uncle and I know it was the beast who saved us all!

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  • She wanted to see what the beast looked like, what kind of monster he'd be, yet knew if she saw him in full light, he was on his way to kill her.

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  • He raised his gun and fired at the great beast.

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  • The tiny victory felt good, almost as good as the knowledge that the sexy beast every woman on the planet drooled over wanted her.

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  • She couldn't swallow his ability to be a fierce beast shredding human-like creatures with no regard or morals.

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  • This boy is between six and ten summers, when his body is strong enough to contain the beast and yet still pure.

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  • If he thought to frighten the striped beast by such language he was mistaken.

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  • They tracked the beast to the mouth of a cave, far up on the hills.

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  • If you scare away the beast, Daniel'll give it you!

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  • The moan of that wounded beast (the French army) which betrayed its calamitous condition was the sending of Lauriston to Kutuzov's camp with overtures for peace.

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  • Sort of a beauty and the beast, innocence and danger.

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  • The beast was less forgiving.

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  • Will make for a great Bella and the Beast photo.

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  • The beast was less forgiving.

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  • When there is a man on one of them, if the beast is tired and urged to go on, he turns his head round, and discharges his saliva, which has an un pleasant odour, into the rider's face.

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  • One day he is sensible, well educated, and good-natured, and the next he's a wild beast....

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  • The Beast Husband and wife were in the midst of a violent quarrel, and hubby was losing his temper.

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  • Is it the rapacious anti-union beast run by Americans that exploits workers as portrayed by the GMB union?

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  • Themis in anger at the riddle being solved sent a wild beast to ravage the countryside.

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  • He giveth to the beast his food, and to the young ravens which cry.

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  • I have to deal on a day-to-day basis with this ravenous beast [the Tory press ].

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  • The Beast uses the plant 's own refrigerant charge to carry out a deep clean.

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  • Zog was part man, part beast, part fish, part fowl, and part reptile.

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  • The 17th chapter is an interpretation concerning the beast, shewing who he is, and where his seat is.

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  • Ako pushed his way through and delivered a sickening blow to the beast 's head.

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  • Hyn knew that he had named the stallion well and even through the toughest terrain, the beast seemed to fly.

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  • No mere synopsis can adequately convey the strangeness of cinematic vision expressed in Awakening of the Beast.

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  • The European stage is the platform for economic reform to begin taming the beast of global capitalism.

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  • The story tells the tale of ' The Beast House ' (strangely !

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  • The nature of the beast Of course, no-one is a pure lion any more than they are a thoroughbred horse.

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  • Those of age to become pages were too old, for the beast twisted their impure hearts and made them attack us.

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  • Rather than submit to her unspoken challenge, he took the horse's reins and led the exhausted beast inside the fortress.

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  • The beast itself told her thus.

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  • The beast pressed against its boundaries, and one hand fluttered to her chest.

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  • The beast within Memon was strong enough to crawl beneath his skin.

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  • I cannot speak, but I would tell him the evil I've done for the beast, and then ask him if he thought the curse was worth a wall we might have built ourselves!

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  • "How about a beauty and the beast shot," Xander said.

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  • After ravaging the land, his own land, like a wild beast, he entered the city on the 8th of January 1570, and for the next five weeks, systematically and deliberately; day after day, massacred batches of every class of the population.

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  • In its fourth year its training as a beast of burden begins, when it is taught to kneel and to rise at a given signal, and is gradually accustomed to bear increasing loads.

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  • The cardoon and milk thistle, both European plants, cover tracts of country in South America with impenetrable thickets in which both man and beast may be hopelessly lost.

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  • The chief domestic animals are the camel, horse, ass, ox, buffalo (used both as a beast of burden and for riding), sheep with a short silky fleece, the goat and the pig, which last here reaches its southernmost limit.

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  • To the conservatives, known subsequently as Old Ritualists or Old Believers, this marked the beginning of the reign of Antichrist (was not 666 the number of the Beast?); but they continued the struggle, conservative opposition to the Westernizing policy of the tsars, which was held responsible for the introduction of Polish luxury and Latin heresy, giving it a political as well as a religious character.

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  • The weak parts of this story are the sudden and unexplained departure of the Simons; the subsequent useless cruelty of treating the child like a wild beast and keeping him in a dark room practically out of sight (unless any doubt of his identity was possible), while his sister was in comparative comfort; the cause of death, declared to be of long standing, but in fact developed with such rapidity; the insufficient excuse provided for the child's muteness under Gomin's regime (he had answered Barras) and the irregularities in the formalities in attending the death and the funeral, when a simple identification of the body by Marie Therese would have prevented any question of resuscitated dauphins.

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  • The grazier buys and sells cattle much less frequently than the butcher buys them, so that the latter is naturally more skilled in estimating the weight of a beast through the use of the eye and the hand.

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  • The weak parts of this story are the sudden and unexplained departure of the Simons; the subsequent useless cruelty of treating the child like a wild beast and keeping him in a dark room practically out of sight (unless any doubt of his identity was possible), while his sister was in comparative comfort; the cause of death, declared to be of long standing, but in fact developed with such rapidity; the insufficient excuse provided for the child's muteness under Gomin's regime (he had answered Barras) and the irregularities in the formalities in attending the death and the funeral, when a simple identification of the body by Marie Therese would have prevented any question of resuscitated dauphins.

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  • Dorothy was captured in the same way, and numbers of the Gargoyles clung to Jim's legs, so weighting him down that the poor beast was helpless.

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  • "Oh dear, what a beast I am!" muttered Rostov, as he read the letter.

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  • He made thousands of different conjectures as to where and from what side the beast would come and how he would set upon it.

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  • Let him that hath understanding count the number of the beast: for it is the number of a man; and his number is Six hundred threescore and six.

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  • Suddenly the beast was heard to moan.

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  • "What a beast!" said Denisov with his former look of vexation.

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  • The beast within had been restless the past two days, prowling the thawing area of her chest.

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  • Why couldn't he have confronted Claudette, instead of acting like a beast?

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  • She couldn't tell if he was human or beast.

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  • Shuddering, she touched the places where the beast's canines sank into her body.

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  • What shape are you now, beast?

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  • Pale hands draped through bars two cells down from the beast.

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  • She'd never in her life wanted a tattoo, but to have some blood-sucking, shape changing, ill-tempered, inhuman beast's name on her neck was infuriating!

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  • His eyes flashed, and she hurried to stand before him with her neck craned back to meet his gaze, toe-to-toe with the beast.

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  • He rose and tossed the book away, wanting to distance his thoughts from the monsters that had condemned generation after generation of warlords with the beast.

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  • Half an hour later, she set the book on the table beside the couch, prepped the cat's meal and went in search of the beast.

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  • When overtaken by a dust-storm it falls on its knees, and stretching its neck along the sand, closes its nostrils and remains thus motionless till the atmosphere clears; and in this position it affords some shelter to its driver, who, wrapping his face in his mantle, crouches behind his beast.

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  • blizzards without snow, are especially dangerous to man and beast.

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  • In the 1899 show, with 311 entries of cattle, and the age limited to three years, no beast reached the weight of a ton, the heaviest animal being a crossbred(Aberdeen-Angus and Shorthorn)which,at three years old, turned the scale at 19 cwt.

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  • Useful figures for purposes of comparison are obtained by dividing the weight of a fat beast by the number of days in its age, the weight at birth being thrown in.

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  • The animals which are shipped in this way are necessarily of the best quality, because the freight on a superior beast is no more costly than on an inferior one, and the proportion of freight to sale price is therefore less.

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  • Besides the use of the straw when cut up and mixed with other food for fodder, the oat grain constitutes an important food for both man and beast.

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  • The two are treated as one person, and are called " the Beast " (Zohar, ii.

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  • Satan himself, " the venomous Beast," will be restored to his angelic nature.

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  • This exquisite familiarity with bird and beast would make us love the memory of Thoreau if his egotism were triply as arrogant, if his often meaningless paradoxes were even more absurd, if his sympathies were even less humanitarian than we know them to have been.

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  • To get drunk for the sake of the drink was the mark of a beast; but wine was a powerful stimulant to the brain, and to fuddle oneself in order to think great thoughts was worthy of a sage.

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  • The knife is then carefully examined, and if there be the slightest flaw in its blade the meat cannot be eaten, as the cut would not have been clean, the uneven blade causing a thrill to pass through the beast and thus driving the blood again through the arteries.

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  • Assyrian and afterwards Greek craftsmen working for Scythic employers were compelled to decorate these outlandish forms, which they did according to their own fashion: but there was also a native style with conventionalized beast decoration, which was almost always employed for the adornment of bits and horses' gear, and very often for weapons.

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  • Dingaan was simply a beast on two legs.

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  • In the circumstances, one must needs adopt the opinion of Fersen's contemporary, Baron Gustavus Armfelt, "One is almost tempted to say that the government wanted to give the people a victim to play with, just as when one throws something to an irritated wild beast to distract its attention.

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  • soil or souil, the miry wallowing ground of a wild boar, whence the hunting phrase " to take soil," of a beast of the chase taking to water or marshy ground.

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  • From it, directly or indirectly, are obtained all food materials needed by man and beast.

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  • Then he tells of his love and how he had suffered from it, how he had journeyed through the desert (this part often contains some of the most famous descriptions and praises of animals) until his beast became thin and worn-out.

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  • The llama was the only beast of burden known to the South American natives before the arrival of the Spaniards and is highly serviceable on the difficult trails of the Andes.

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  • He is shown the " holy church " under the similitude of a tower in building, and the great and final tribulation (already alluded to as near at hand) under that of a devouring beast, which yet is innocuous to undoubting faith.

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  • Domestic animals have for representatives the horse (uma), a small beast with little beauty of form though possessing much hardihood and endurance; the ox (ushs)~mainly a beast of burden or draught; the pig (buta), very occasionally; the dog (mu), an unsightly and useless brute; the cat (neko), with a stump in lieu of a tail; barndoor fowl (niwa-tori), ducks (ahiro) and pigeons (hato).

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  • C. Selous gives the following description of its habits: "The square-mouthed rhinoceros is a huge, ungainly looking beast, with a disproportionately large head, a large male standing 6 ft.

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  • It is a very quick and highly irascible beast and even known to turn on its pursuer.

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  • And yet in the European Stone age which followed, the age in which the great menhirs and cromlechs were erected, in which the domestication of animals began and the first corn was sown, we find in the strata no image of man or beast, big or little.

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  • Thus Joachim of Floris in his Expositio magni abbatis I oachimi in Apoc. teaches that Babylon is Rome, the Beast from the Sea Islam, the False Prophet the heretical sects of the day, and that on the close of the present age which was at hand the millennium would ensue.

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  • Thus he refuses to recognize Nero in the beast and its number.

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  • Various solutions have been offered as to the seven emperors designed by the seven heads of the beast, xiii.

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  • 18, "the number of the beast ...

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  • 2 the description of the beast unites the features of the four beasts in Daniel's vision (vii.).

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  • It is clear that our author identified the fourth beast (vii.

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  • But this was not the original significance of the fourth beast, for the author of Daniel referred thereby to the Greek empire; but, since the prophecy was not realized, it was subsequently reinterpreted, and applied, as we have observed, to Rome.

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  • The figure of the first beast presents many difficulties, owing to the fact that it is not freely invented but largely derived from traditional elements and is by the writer identified with the seventh wounded head.

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  • The second beast, signifying the pagan priesthood of the imperial cult, called "the false prophet" in xvi.

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  • references are inserted to the beast and his worshippers (ver.

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  • The writer manifests the most burning hatred towards Rome and the worship of its head - the beast and the false prophet, who are actual embodiments of Satan.

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  • 8 the reference to Nero redivivus as the Antichrist is manifest: "The beast that thou sawest was, and is not, and is about to come up out of the abyss and to go into perdition."

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  • and a choenix of wheat Verse II postulates either a Vespasianic or Domitianic date:" And the beast that was, and is not, is himself also an eighth, and is of the seven; and he goeth into perdition."In verse 10 it is stated that five of the seven had fallen," the one is and another is not yet come, and when he cometh he must continue a little while."If we reckon from Augustine and omit Galba, Otho and Vitellius, each of whom reigned only a few months, we arrive at Vespasian.

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  • Some scholars are of opinion that this writer identified Domitian with the eighth emperor, the Nero redivivus, the beast from the abyss.

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  • On the other hand, if we refuse to accept this identification, and hold that the beast from the abyss is yet to come, any attempt at a strict exegesis of the text plunges us in hopeless difficulties.

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  • The treasury was exhausted by lavish expenditure on gladiatorial and wild beast combats and on the soldiery, and the property of the wealthy was confiscated.

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  • 28 "No devoted thing that a man shall devote unto the Lord, of all that he hath, whether of man or beast, or of the field of his possession, shall be sold or redeemed.

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  • (From publications of the Duke of Loubat.) FIG.; pule lay Urn, with beast mask and rich head ornament.

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  • Beliefs and practices with reference to the heavenly world were inspired by zoic activities; its location, scenery and environment were the homes of beast gods.

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  • of Agriculture.) Excepting for extensive and rapid travel over the snow in the Arctic regions by means of dog sleds, the extremely limited transportation by dog travail (or sledge) in the Sioux province, and the use of the llama as a beast of burden Travel.

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  • For no beast however mighty, no bird however graceful, was a fit companion for God's masterpiece, and, apart from the serpent, the animals had no faculty of speech.

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  • The Great Mart survives only in the Beast Mart held on the 11th of December.

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  • After a short prayer, the abbot committed the guest to the care of the brother hospitaller, whose duty it was to provide for his wants and conduct the beast on which he numerary monks.

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  • 46, "To live more beastily than any beast," for "beastlily"; ii.

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  • He mastered them thoroughly, gained a minute acquaintance with every detail of the soldier's life, learned the precise amount of food required for every mouth, the exact weight that could be carried, the distances that could be traversed without exhaustion, the whole body of conditions in short which govern the military activity of man and beast.

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  • the impulse of a beast arising from hunger and sight of prey; on the other hand, complex volition issuing in a voluntary act requiring decision (Entscheidung) or conscious adoption of a motive, with or without choice.

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  • For the next two years all Hungary was convulsed by a horrible civil war, during which the unhappy young king, who fought for his heritage to the last with desperate valour, was driven from one end of his kingdom to the other like a hunted beast.

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  • Of still greater importance is the capacity of many species for supplying food for man and beast.

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  • One of the most singular of furbearing animals, being the link between bird and beast.

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  • To his enemy, Bernard Saisset, he was neither man nor beast, but a statue, "the handsomest man in the world, but unable to do anything but stare fixedly at people without saying a word."

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  • The tradition of Gelert, Llewelyn's hound, being buried there is old in Wales; and common to it and India is the legend of a dog (or ichneumon) saving a child from a beast of prey (or reptile), and being killed by the child's father under the delusion that the animal had slain the infant.

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  • Ricotti, "no citizens in the cities, neither man nor beast in the fields, all the land forest-clad and wild; one sees no houses, for most of them are burnt, and of nearly all the castles only the walls are visible; of the inhabitants, once so numerous, some have died of the plague or of hunger, some by the sword, and some have fled elsewhere preferring to beg their bread abroad rather than support misery at home which is worse than death."

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  • The word "animal" in the act includes bird, beast, fish or reptile.

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  • Consequently the beast can lie submerged in the water, with only the nostrils exposed, and with the mouth open, and breathe without water entering the windpipe.

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  • The ordinary beast of burden, even in the desert, was the ass.

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  • Every beast, camel, cow, sheep, donkey and horse is made to pay.

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  • Titanotherium, of the Oligocene of the Dakotas and neighbouring districts, was a huge beast, with the hinder upper premolars similar in character to the molars, a pair of horn-cores, arising from the maxilla, overhanging the nose-cavity, four front and three hind toes, only twenty dorso-lumbar vertebrae, and an almost continuous and unbroken series of teeth, in which the canines are short; the dental formula being i.

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  • William Twici, indeed, who was huntsman-in-chief to Edward Fox II., and who wrote in Norman French a treatise on hunting, 6 mentions the fox as a beast of venery, but obviously as an altogether inferior object of sport.

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  • "The Beast that ascendeth out of the bottomless pit" and, surrounded by a mighty host of nations, slays the "two witnesses" in Jerusalem, is the entirely superhuman Jewish conception of Antichrist.

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  • Even if the beast (ch.

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  • Finally the author of the Apocalypse of St John also has made use of the new conception of Antichrist as a wonder-worker and seducer, and has set his figure beside that of the "first" Beast which was for him the actual embodiment of Antichrist (xiii.

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  • Since this second Beast could not appear along with the first as a power demanding worship and directly playing the part of Antichrist, he made out of him the false prophet (xvi.

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  • ro) who seduces the inhabitants of the earth to worship the first Beast, and probably interpreted this figure as applying to the Roman provincial priesthood.'

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  • Nero is here the beast.

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  • The number of the Beast, 666, points certainly to Nero (lr -op =666, or

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  • "Tell the empress," he cried on one occasion, "that I am not a wild beast to be stared at !"

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  • The camel is of a more robust and compact breed than the tall beast used in India, and is more carefully tended.

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  • Wells were to be dug and trees planted along the roads; a system of medical aid was established throughout his kingdom and the conquered provinces, as far as Ceylon, for both man and beast.

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  • It is universally used as a draught animal and beast of burden.

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  • Greaves were found at Glasinatz and Jezerin, though not at Hallstatt; two helmets were found at Hallstatt and others in Bosnia; broad bronze belts were numerous, adorned in repousse with beast and geometric ornament.

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  • He is of great size, his skin is magnificent, and he is so widely distributed as to be a peril to man and beast.

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  • A man may know that mules are sterile and that the beast before him is a mule, and yet believe her to be in foal " not viewing the several truths in connexion."

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  • Haunting buildings and famous ruins, gliding around pools, walls and trees, mysteriously disappearing below ground, the serpent and all its kind invariably arrested attention through its uncanny distinctiveness from bird or beast.

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  • A more curious case is that of the one-humped camel (Camelus dromedarius), a beast only known in domestication, and that in arid countries; yet a number of these have become feral in the Spanish marshes, where they wade about like quadrupedal flamingoes.

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  • praeda, booty, from prae and the root hed - seen in prehendere, prendere, to grasp), booty, spoil, plunder taken in war, by robbery, or other violent means; particularly the quarry, the animal killed for food by a carnivorous animal; a beast or bird of prey.

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  • Being discovered he was torn to pieces by Agave and others, who mistook him for some wild beast.

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  • Cassiopeia, having boasted herself equal in beauty to the Nereids, drew down the vengeance of Poseidon, who sent an inundation on the land and a sea-monster which destroyed man and beast.

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  • Born from the loves of Bacchus and Circe, he is "much like his father, but his mother more" - a sorcerer, like her, who gives to travellers a magic draught that changes their human face into the "brutal form of some wild beast," and, hiding from them their own foul disfigurement, makes them forget all the pure ties of life, "to roll with pleasure in a sensual sty."

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  • For the hire of cattle a usual payment was one beast in seven per annum for seven years; after which the cattle that remained became the property of the hirer.

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  • as morality depicts him, he becomes intelligible; imagined as Nietzsche describes him he reels back into the beast, and that distinction which chiefly separates man from the animal world out of which he has emerged, viz.

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  • The llama (Lama huanacus glama) is a domesticated derivative of the wild guanaco, which has been bred as a beast of burden.

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  • When there is a man on one of them, if the beast is tired and urged to go on, he turns his head round, and discharges his saliva, which has an un pleasant odour, into the rider's face.

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  • " Coyne and livery " - the right of free-quarters for man and beast - arose among the AngloNormans, and became more oppressive than any native custom.

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  • 16), believed fire to be 6rtpiov g µ ' vxov, a live beast.

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  • 5a gods, not to symbolism (Zeus was a cuckoo), but to survivals from that quality of early thought which draws no line between man and god and beast and bird and fish.

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  • It has already been shown that the lowest and least intellectual races indulge in local animal-worship, each stock having its parent bird, beast, fish, or even plant, or inanimate object.

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  • Prior to that invasion the gods, when mentioned in monuments, are always represented by animals, and these animals are the object of strictly local worship. The name of each god is spelled in hieroglyphs beside the beast or bird.

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  • The earth, as a rule, is supposed to have grown out of some original matter, perhaps an animal, perhaps an egg which floated on the waters, perhaps a fragment of soil fished up out of the floods by a beast or a god.

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  • In New Zealand and in North America the sun is a beast, whom adventurers have trapped and beaten.

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  • After the overthrow of the Beast and the kings of the earth, Satan is imprisoned in the bottomless pit a thousand years (xx.

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  • Maybe she couldn't make the ugly beast go away completely, but she had learned to control it.

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  • Why couldn't he have confronted Claudette, instead of acting like a beast?

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  • The woman in his arms was too delicate, too vulnerable, to face the lusty beast within him.

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  • She couldn't tell if he was human or beast.

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  • I know one thing for sure: the Immortal mood beast that is my mate is the only reason I'm making it through this.

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  • "You should go get the Immortal mood beast," the boy advised Hannah.

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  • In fact, if she'd stayed away from the beach this weekend altogether and had dinner with her doctor instead of causing her boyfriend to be eaten by a demon, she wouldn't be facing an Immortal mood beast or teaching Immortal children not to feed humans rocks.

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  • I'm happy to see you instead of an Immortal mood beast.

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  • "Immortal mood beast?" the woman addressed the boy.

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  • "Immortal mood beast," Toby muttered under his breath.

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  • Shuddering, she touched the places where the beast's canines sank into her body.

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  • What shape are you now, beast?

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  • I don't have the appetite of the beast, he said, lifting his chin to the glowing silver eyes across the corridor.

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  • The beast across the hall roared and threw itself against its prison.

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  • A man in a robe hurried down the hall as the beast battered itself against the weakening cell.

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  • The beast within continued to throw itself at it, ceasing finally when it saw the prison had been reinforced.

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  • She stared at the beast across the hall staring at her and soon heard Lankha's snores.

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  • She moved to the bars at the front of her cell, aware of the beast across the hall doing the same with a growl.

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  • Pale hands draped through bars two cells down from the beast.

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  • "No pain," the beast before her said.

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  • "Why aren't you crying, little girl?" the beast, Rhyn, asked in his gravelly, low voice.

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  • The beast is right.

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  • She wanted to see what the beast looked like, what kind of monster he'd be, yet knew if she saw him in full light, he was on his way to kill her.

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  • He growled a warning and peered back at her through the silver eyes of a cat-like beast the size of a large horse.

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  • She'd never in her life wanted a tattoo, but to have some blood-sucking, shape changing, ill-tempered, inhuman beast's name on her neck was infuriating!

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  • Grateful to him, she was likewise anxious to leave the island before the beast returned and flew off the handle.

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  • When there was silence, she felt the beast approach her, its bloodied fangs at the same level as her head.

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  • His eyes flashed, and she hurried to stand before him with her neck craned back to meet his gaze, toe-to-toe with the beast.

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  • How noble of the beast that nearly destroyed the world once!

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  • She couldn't swallow his ability to be a fierce beast shredding human-like creatures with no regard or morals.

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  • Every time I turn around, I'm getting my ass kicked by some beast, many of which are probably after you!

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  • The beast crouched, and she ran harder.

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  • Those of age to become pages were too old, for the beast twisted their impure hearts and made them attack us.

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  • This boy is between six and ten summers, when his body is strong enough to contain the beast and yet still pure.

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  • We are well, the beast seconded.

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  • Traitor, the beast said.

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  • We defeated the last of our enemies - -tonight is a feast in my honor, only none save my uncle and I know it was the beast who saved us all!

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  • She turned away, seeking to suppress the beast, and grabbed her sword.

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  • Finally, he landed a sharp blow to his horse's rump and made the beast dart in the direction he wanted.

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  • Rather than submit to her unspoken challenge, he took the horse's reins and led the exhausted beast inside the fortress.

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  • Maybe the beast awoke to help her fight Sirian before it, too, betrayed her.

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  • The beast stirred as well.

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  • The beast itself told her thus.

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  • Panic spun through her again, but she suppressed it with the same determination she suppressed the beast.

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  • With my help, the beast reminded her.

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  • The beast inside her was subdued, waiting.

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  • The beast within had been restless the past two days, prowling the thawing area of her chest.

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  • The beast pressed against its boundaries, and one hand fluttered to her chest.

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  • Yes, you do, the beast responded.

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  • The beast within Memon was strong enough to crawl beneath his skin.

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  • I cannot speak, but I would tell him the evil I've done for the beast, and then ask him if he thought the curse was worth a wall we might have built ourselves!

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  • He rose and tossed the book away, wanting to distance his thoughts from the monsters that had condemned generation after generation of warlords with the beast.

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  • "He was not always a beast," the Watcher mused.

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  • Accustomed to extreme risk, she nonetheless was not fully certain that enough of the boy remained to counter the beast Xander had become.

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  • At one point, after he succeeded in killing his father, he did hate the woman who taught him bloodlust and war, then slammed on the brakes to cage the beast she created.

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  • Half an hour later, she set the book on the table beside the couch, prepped the cat's meal and went in search of the beast.

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  • "How about a beauty and the beast shot," Xander said.

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  • Sort of a beauty and the beast, innocence and danger.

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  • Will make for a great Bella and the Beast photo.

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  • The tiny victory felt good, almost as good as the knowledge that the sexy beast every woman on the planet drooled over wanted her.

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  • She didn't ask where they were going but took the subtle beast onto the highway and let it loose, weaving in and out of traffic to test its handling.

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  • apostate Christendom will believe the lie and follow the beast with its lying wonders.

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  • Armed only with a Dirk he slew the beast.

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  • Lucius longs for a woman to match his animalistic needs, one who could tame the beast he has become over the centuries.

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  • This is because music does indeed soothe the savage beast, or in this case, the baby.

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  • Especially as you could unleash some carbon-fibre beast next time we're out.

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  • Moments of primal screaming occasionally burst through in this caged beast of a song.

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  • A carved ivory mythical beast is mounted on the metal fitting.

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  • I am really a wild beast, you know.

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  • But the most savage beast you're likely to encounter here is the owner's dog Zoe, six inches of terrifying Maltese terrier.

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  • I fed BB some more - about 50th feed - and then made up stories about Maggie and the ferocious beast.

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  • The wolf is a ravenous beast, and thirsts for blood.

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  • beast wagon.

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  • Leslie is taking time off as another TEN women branded him an aggressive sex beast.

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  • Although groups have tried to stop the behemoth of the Euro state, the beast is now in existence and its growth is inexorable.

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  • belly of the beast.

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  • caged beast.

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  • carved ivory mythical beast is mounted on the metal fitting.

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  • Nearby is an interesting modern sculpture of the mythical beast called a chimera.

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  • Dropping to a crouch Darkhawk leveled his gnomish crossbow and fired three bolts at the beast but all three missed.

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  • devoured by the beast.

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  • The final beast destroyed and universal dominion given to the Son of Man.

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  • This product has revamped my gigabit Ethernet 450 dual into a real beast.

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  • What else is this story, beside a beast fable?

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  • fearsome beast to appear.

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  • four-footed beast!

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  • goggle eyes, and the line of white teeth like a hungry beast.

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  • Just wait until your boss sees you with a David Beckham style haircut and pierced nipples, you beast, you.

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  • Far from starving the beast, the Tories seem hesitant even to put it on a diet.

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  • hideous beast by a strange beggar.

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  • In some areas the night is rendered hideous by the bullfrogs - or the tapping of some nocturnal bird or beast.

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  • The prayer had come to be almost inarticulate, like the dying moan of a wounded beast in the forest.

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  • incised with the double disk and Z-rod, beast and mirror symbols.

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  • A carved ivory mythical beast is mounted on the metal fitting.

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  • lair of the beast.

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  • Each leaf of his lettuce leaf home can be peeled back to reveal a Mini Beast friend.

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  • lettuce leaf home can be peeled back to reveal a Mini Beast friend.

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  • lumbering beast.

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  • That churl is a beast with the manners of a beast, and so he shall ever be!

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  • muck beast raises up its muddy arms and emits a fierce little battle roar!

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  • muckle beast.

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  • mythological beast.

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  • Dave Walsh once nicknamed him " The Beast " .

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  • Marina Warner is a cultural historian and prize-winning novelist whose work includes Indigo and From the Beast to the Blond.

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  • puny human mangled by a powerful beast or a splendid animal killed with a hunting spear.

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  • The Beast Husband and wife were in the midst of a violent quarrel, and hubby was losing his temper.

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  • rapacious anti-union beast run by Americans that exploits workers as portrayed by the GMB union?

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  • He giveth to the beast his food, and to the young ravens which cry.

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  • ravenous beast [the Tory press] .

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  • Zog was part man, part beast, part fish, part fowl, and part reptile.

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  • I did not feel the same repugnance toward this creature which I had experienced in my encounters with the other Beast Men.

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  • Alas, even Burger King now has a Caesar salad on the menu, which might just finish off the poor beast.

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  • savage beast for the next turn.

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  • Reg Bamford lost to Matthew Burrow after completing a sextuple against the " Beast.

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  • sickening blow to the beast's head.

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  • slavering beast.

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  • slaymed only with a Dirk he slew the beast.

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  • snarling beast that is the Stage 1 Cyclone, the Lightning was all just so so civilized.

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  • Hyn knew that he had named the stallion well and even through the toughest terrain, the beast seemed to fly.

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  • No mere synopsis can adequately convey the strangeness of cinematic vision expressed in Awakening of the Beast.

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  • tamee European stage is the platform for economic reform to begin taming the beast of global capitalism.

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  • tells the tale of ' The Beast House ' (strangely!

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  • The Beast Gods The nomadic tribesmen of the Northern Wastes worship animal totems, which differ between tribes.

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  • Mind you, the new upmarket Five is certainly a very different beast to the channel I used to run.

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  • venomous beast.

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  • Savannah swore a vow of vengeance against the man, the beast, that killed him.

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  • wast thou mad to fight with a wild beast?

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  • His wife has a gorgeous wyvern at her feet, the best representation of this beast that I know.

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  • 6 The recluses of Port Royal seized it eagerly, discussed automatism, dissected living animals in order to show to a morbid curiosity the circulation of the blood, were careless of the cries of tortured dogs, and finally embalmed the doctrine in a syllogism of their logic, - No matter thinks; every soul of beast is matter: therefore no soul of beast thinks.

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  • After ravaging the land, his own land, like a wild beast, he entered the city on the 8th of January 1570, and for the next five weeks, systematically and deliberately; day after day, massacred batches of every class of the population.

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  • In its fourth year its training as a beast of burden begins, when it is taught to kneel and to rise at a given signal, and is gradually accustomed to bear increasing loads.

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  • When overtaken by a dust-storm it falls on its knees, and stretching its neck along the sand, closes its nostrils and remains thus motionless till the atmosphere clears; and in this position it affords some shelter to its driver, who, wrapping his face in his mantle, crouches behind his beast.

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  • But if the epithet is intended to designate an animal that takes an interest in its rider so far as a beast can, that in some way understands his intentions, or shares them in a subordinate fashion, that obeys from a sort of submissive or halffellow-feeling' with his master, like the horse or elephant, then I say that the camel is by no means docile - very much the contrary.

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  • The cardoon and milk thistle, both European plants, cover tracts of country in South America with impenetrable thickets in which both man and beast may be hopelessly lost.

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  • A great number of birds' bones have been found in caves, and among them some bearing marks of human workmanship. In France we have a large and extinct crane, Grus primigenia, but more interesting are the numerous relics of two species, the concomitants even now of the reindeer, which were abundant in that country at the period when this beast flourished there,and have followed it in its northward retreat.

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  • The chief domestic animals are the camel, horse, ass, ox, buffalo (used both as a beast of burden and for riding), sheep with a short silky fleece, the goat and the pig, which last here reaches its southernmost limit.

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  • blizzards without snow, are especially dangerous to man and beast.

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  • To the conservatives, known subsequently as Old Ritualists or Old Believers, this marked the beginning of the reign of Antichrist (was not 666 the number of the Beast?); but they continued the struggle, conservative opposition to the Westernizing policy of the tsars, which was held responsible for the introduction of Polish luxury and Latin heresy, giving it a political as well as a religious character.

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  • The flesh of a dead (unslaughtered) beast is not to be eaten, but it may be given to the " stranger within the gates "1 (Deut.

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  • The grazier buys and sells cattle much less frequently than the butcher buys them, so that the latter is naturally more skilled in estimating the weight of a beast through the use of the eye and the hand.

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  • In the 1899 show, with 311 entries of cattle, and the age limited to three years, no beast reached the weight of a ton, the heaviest animal being a crossbred(Aberdeen-Angus and Shorthorn)which,at three years old, turned the scale at 19 cwt.

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  • Useful figures for purposes of comparison are obtained by dividing the weight of a fat beast by the number of days in its age, the weight at birth being thrown in.

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  • The animals which are shipped in this way are necessarily of the best quality, because the freight on a superior beast is no more costly than on an inferior one, and the proportion of freight to sale price is therefore less.

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  • Besides the use of the straw when cut up and mixed with other food for fodder, the oat grain constitutes an important food for both man and beast.

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  • The two are treated as one person, and are called " the Beast " (Zohar, ii.

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  • Satan himself, " the venomous Beast," will be restored to his angelic nature.

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  • This exquisite familiarity with bird and beast would make us love the memory of Thoreau if his egotism were triply as arrogant, if his often meaningless paradoxes were even more absurd, if his sympathies were even less humanitarian than we know them to have been.

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  • To get drunk for the sake of the drink was the mark of a beast; but wine was a powerful stimulant to the brain, and to fuddle oneself in order to think great thoughts was worthy of a sage.

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  • The knife is then carefully examined, and if there be the slightest flaw in its blade the meat cannot be eaten, as the cut would not have been clean, the uneven blade causing a thrill to pass through the beast and thus driving the blood again through the arteries.

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  • One of the most troublesome pests of the interior is a minute degenerate spider of the genus Ixodes, called carrapato, or bush-tick, which breeds on the ground and then creeps up the grass blades and bushes where it waits for some passing man or beast.

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  • Assyrian and afterwards Greek craftsmen working for Scythic employers were compelled to decorate these outlandish forms, which they did according to their own fashion: but there was also a native style with conventionalized beast decoration, which was almost always employed for the adornment of bits and horses' gear, and very often for weapons.

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  • Dingaan was simply a beast on two legs.

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  • In the circumstances, one must needs adopt the opinion of Fersen's contemporary, Baron Gustavus Armfelt, "One is almost tempted to say that the government wanted to give the people a victim to play with, just as when one throws something to an irritated wild beast to distract its attention.

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  • soil or souil, the miry wallowing ground of a wild boar, whence the hunting phrase " to take soil," of a beast of the chase taking to water or marshy ground.

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  • From it, directly or indirectly, are obtained all food materials needed by man and beast.

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  • Then he tells of his love and how he had suffered from it, how he had journeyed through the desert (this part often contains some of the most famous descriptions and praises of animals) until his beast became thin and worn-out.

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  • The llama was the only beast of burden known to the South American natives before the arrival of the Spaniards and is highly serviceable on the difficult trails of the Andes.

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  • He is shown the " holy church " under the similitude of a tower in building, and the great and final tribulation (already alluded to as near at hand) under that of a devouring beast, which yet is innocuous to undoubting faith.

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  • Domestic animals have for representatives the horse (uma), a small beast with little beauty of form though possessing much hardihood and endurance; the ox (ushs)~mainly a beast of burden or draught; the pig (buta), very occasionally; the dog (mu), an unsightly and useless brute; the cat (neko), with a stump in lieu of a tail; barndoor fowl (niwa-tori), ducks (ahiro) and pigeons (hato).

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  • C. Selous gives the following description of its habits: "The square-mouthed rhinoceros is a huge, ungainly looking beast, with a disproportionately large head, a large male standing 6 ft.

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  • It is a very quick and highly irascible beast and even known to turn on its pursuer.

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  • And yet in the European Stone age which followed, the age in which the great menhirs and cromlechs were erected, in which the domestication of animals began and the first corn was sown, we find in the strata no image of man or beast, big or little.

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  • Thus Joachim of Floris in his Expositio magni abbatis I oachimi in Apoc. teaches that Babylon is Rome, the Beast from the Sea Islam, the False Prophet the heretical sects of the day, and that on the close of the present age which was at hand the millennium would ensue.

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  • Thus he refuses to recognize Nero in the beast and its number.

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  • Various solutions have been offered as to the seven emperors designed by the seven heads of the beast, xiii.

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  • 18, "the number of the beast ...

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  • 2 the description of the beast unites the features of the four beasts in Daniel's vision (vii.).

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  • It is clear that our author identified the fourth beast (vii.

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  • But this was not the original significance of the fourth beast, for the author of Daniel referred thereby to the Greek empire; but, since the prophecy was not realized, it was subsequently reinterpreted, and applied, as we have observed, to Rome.

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  • The figure of the first beast presents many difficulties, owing to the fact that it is not freely invented but largely derived from traditional elements and is by the writer identified with the seventh wounded head.

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  • The second beast, signifying the pagan priesthood of the imperial cult, called "the false prophet" in xvi.

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  • references are inserted to the beast and his worshippers (ver.

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  • The writer manifests the most burning hatred towards Rome and the worship of its head - the beast and the false prophet, who are actual embodiments of Satan.

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  • 8 the reference to Nero redivivus as the Antichrist is manifest: "The beast that thou sawest was, and is not, and is about to come up out of the abyss and to go into perdition."

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  • and a choenix of wheat Verse II postulates either a Vespasianic or Domitianic date:" And the beast that was, and is not, is himself also an eighth, and is of the seven; and he goeth into perdition."In verse 10 it is stated that five of the seven had fallen," the one is and another is not yet come, and when he cometh he must continue a little while."If we reckon from Augustine and omit Galba, Otho and Vitellius, each of whom reigned only a few months, we arrive at Vespasian.

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  • Some scholars are of opinion that this writer identified Domitian with the eighth emperor, the Nero redivivus, the beast from the abyss.

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  • On the other hand, if we refuse to accept this identification, and hold that the beast from the abyss is yet to come, any attempt at a strict exegesis of the text plunges us in hopeless difficulties.

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  • In 1584 also appeared the strange dialogue, Spaccio della Bestia Trionfante (Expulsion of the Triumphant Beast), an allegory treating chiefly of moral philosophy, but giving the essence of Bruno's philosophy.

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  • The treasury was exhausted by lavish expenditure on gladiatorial and wild beast combats and on the soldiery, and the property of the wealthy was confiscated.

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  • 28 "No devoted thing that a man shall devote unto the Lord, of all that he hath, whether of man or beast, or of the field of his possession, shall be sold or redeemed.

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  • (From publications of the Duke of Loubat.) FIG.; pule lay Urn, with beast mask and rich head ornament.

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  • Beliefs and practices with reference to the heavenly world were inspired by zoic activities; its location, scenery and environment were the homes of beast gods.

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  • of Agriculture.) Excepting for extensive and rapid travel over the snow in the Arctic regions by means of dog sleds, the extremely limited transportation by dog travail (or sledge) in the Sioux province, and the use of the llama as a beast of burden Travel.

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  • For no beast however mighty, no bird however graceful, was a fit companion for God's masterpiece, and, apart from the serpent, the animals had no faculty of speech.

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  • The Great Mart survives only in the Beast Mart held on the 11th of December.

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  • (See Bear, below.) (iii.) The cult of dangerous animals is due (a) to the fear that the soul of .the slain beast may take vengeance on the hunter, (b) to a desire to placate the rest of the species.

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  • After a short prayer, the abbot committed the guest to the care of the brother hospitaller, whose duty it was to provide for his wants and conduct the beast on which he numerary monks.

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  • 46, "To live more beastily than any beast," for "beastlily"; ii.

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  • He mastered them thoroughly, gained a minute acquaintance with every detail of the soldier's life, learned the precise amount of food required for every mouth, the exact weight that could be carried, the distances that could be traversed without exhaustion, the whole body of conditions in short which govern the military activity of man and beast.

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  • the impulse of a beast arising from hunger and sight of prey; on the other hand, complex volition issuing in a voluntary act requiring decision (Entscheidung) or conscious adoption of a motive, with or without choice.

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  • For the next two years all Hungary was convulsed by a horrible civil war, during which the unhappy young king, who fought for his heritage to the last with desperate valour, was driven from one end of his kingdom to the other like a hunted beast.

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  • Of still greater importance is the capacity of many species for supplying food for man and beast.

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  • One of the most singular of furbearing animals, being the link between bird and beast.

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  • BEHEMOTH (the intensive plural of the Hebrew b'hemah, a beast), the animal mentioned in the book of Job (ch.

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  • To his enemy, Bernard Saisset, he was neither man nor beast, but a statue, "the handsomest man in the world, but unable to do anything but stare fixedly at people without saying a word."

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  • The tradition of Gelert, Llewelyn's hound, being buried there is old in Wales; and common to it and India is the legend of a dog (or ichneumon) saving a child from a beast of prey (or reptile), and being killed by the child's father under the delusion that the animal had slain the infant.

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  • Ricotti, "no citizens in the cities, neither man nor beast in the fields, all the land forest-clad and wild; one sees no houses, for most of them are burnt, and of nearly all the castles only the walls are visible; of the inhabitants, once so numerous, some have died of the plague or of hunger, some by the sword, and some have fled elsewhere preferring to beg their bread abroad rather than support misery at home which is worse than death."

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  • The word "animal" in the act includes bird, beast, fish or reptile.

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  • Consequently the beast can lie submerged in the water, with only the nostrils exposed, and with the mouth open, and breathe without water entering the windpipe.

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  • The ordinary beast of burden, even in the desert, was the ass.

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  • Every beast, camel, cow, sheep, donkey and horse is made to pay.

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  • 17 has probably been added later); (3) injuries inflicted by man or beast, xxi.

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  • Titanotherium, of the Oligocene of the Dakotas and neighbouring districts, was a huge beast, with the hinder upper premolars similar in character to the molars, a pair of horn-cores, arising from the maxilla, overhanging the nose-cavity, four front and three hind toes, only twenty dorso-lumbar vertebrae, and an almost continuous and unbroken series of teeth, in which the canines are short; the dental formula being i.

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  • William Twici, indeed, who was huntsman-in-chief to Edward Fox II., and who wrote in Norman French a treatise on hunting, 6 mentions the fox as a beast of venery, but obviously as an altogether inferior object of sport.

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  • "The Beast that ascendeth out of the bottomless pit" and, surrounded by a mighty host of nations, slays the "two witnesses" in Jerusalem, is the entirely superhuman Jewish conception of Antichrist.

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  • Even if the beast (ch.

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  • Finally the author of the Apocalypse of St John also has made use of the new conception of Antichrist as a wonder-worker and seducer, and has set his figure beside that of the "first" Beast which was for him the actual embodiment of Antichrist (xiii.

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  • Since this second Beast could not appear along with the first as a power demanding worship and directly playing the part of Antichrist, he made out of him the false prophet (xvi.

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  • ro) who seduces the inhabitants of the earth to worship the first Beast, and probably interpreted this figure as applying to the Roman provincial priesthood.'

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  • Nero is here the beast.

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  • The number of the Beast, 666, points certainly to Nero (lr -op =666, or

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  • "Tell the empress," he cried on one occasion, "that I am not a wild beast to be stared at !"

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  • The camel is of a more robust and compact breed than the tall beast used in India, and is more carefully tended.

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  • The characteristic beast of prey in India is the tiger (F.

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  • The confirmed man-eater, which is generally an old beast, disabled from overtaking his usual prey, seems to accumulate his tale of victims in sheer cruelty rather than for food.

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  • Wells were to be dug and trees planted along the roads; a system of medical aid was established throughout his kingdom and the conquered provinces, as far as Ceylon, for both man and beast.

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  • It is universally used as a draught animal and beast of burden.

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  • Greaves were found at Glasinatz and Jezerin, though not at Hallstatt; two helmets were found at Hallstatt and others in Bosnia; broad bronze belts were numerous, adorned in repousse with beast and geometric ornament.

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  • He is of great size, his skin is magnificent, and he is so widely distributed as to be a peril to man and beast.

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  • A man may know that mules are sterile and that the beast before him is a mule, and yet believe her to be in foal " not viewing the several truths in connexion."

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  • Haunting buildings and famous ruins, gliding around pools, walls and trees, mysteriously disappearing below ground, the serpent and all its kind invariably arrested attention through its uncanny distinctiveness from bird or beast.

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  • A more curious case is that of the one-humped camel (Camelus dromedarius), a beast only known in domestication, and that in arid countries; yet a number of these have become feral in the Spanish marshes, where they wade about like quadrupedal flamingoes.

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  • praeda, booty, from prae and the root hed - seen in prehendere, prendere, to grasp), booty, spoil, plunder taken in war, by robbery, or other violent means; particularly the quarry, the animal killed for food by a carnivorous animal; a beast or bird of prey.

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  • Being discovered he was torn to pieces by Agave and others, who mistook him for some wild beast.

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  • Cassiopeia, having boasted herself equal in beauty to the Nereids, drew down the vengeance of Poseidon, who sent an inundation on the land and a sea-monster which destroyed man and beast.

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  • Born from the loves of Bacchus and Circe, he is "much like his father, but his mother more" - a sorcerer, like her, who gives to travellers a magic draught that changes their human face into the "brutal form of some wild beast," and, hiding from them their own foul disfigurement, makes them forget all the pure ties of life, "to roll with pleasure in a sensual sty."

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  • For the hire of cattle a usual payment was one beast in seven per annum for seven years; after which the cattle that remained became the property of the hirer.

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  • as morality depicts him, he becomes intelligible; imagined as Nietzsche describes him he reels back into the beast, and that distinction which chiefly separates man from the animal world out of which he has emerged, viz.

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  • The llama (Lama huanacus glama) is a domesticated derivative of the wild guanaco, which has been bred as a beast of burden.

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  • " Coyne and livery " - the right of free-quarters for man and beast - arose among the AngloNormans, and became more oppressive than any native custom.

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  • 16), believed fire to be 6rtpiov g µ ' vxov, a live beast.

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  • After the snarling beast that is the Stage 1 Cyclone, the Lightning was all just so so civilized.

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  • The eyes of the beast were small red stones, and it had two tiny tusks of ivory.

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  • Mind you, the new upmarket Five is certainly a very different beast to the channel I used to run.

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  • I struck him down with no more compunction than if he had been some foul and venomous beast.

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  • Savannah swore a vow of vengeance against the man, the beast, that killed him.

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  • Being so beautiful, why wast thou mad to fight with a wild beast?

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  • His wife has a gorgeous wyvern at her feet, the best representation of this beast that I know.

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  • Not a pleasant experience for man or beast.

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  • Darling "Fluffy" was once a highly meditative and affection cat, but since the introduction of the new kitten, Fluffy has become a hysterical hostile beast of rage.

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  • Dreams Come True is a princess cartridge that features characters from Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, and Pocahontas.

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  • When a teen comments that something is gay, or beast, do you just stare at her in confusion?

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  • Beast: Another word for awesome, more common among boys than girls.

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  • Character or Disney: Cinderella, Mickey and Minnie, and Beauty and the Beast are just a few of the characters representing true love that can be used in decorating or topping the cake.

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  • Ashley's first major film role without her sister was in the 2011 film Beastly, based on Beauty and the Beast.

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  • Swayze has also been carrying on with his work and has a film Powder Blue and a made for TV movie The Beast slated for release later on this year.

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  • After her stints on stage in Annie, The Sound of Music and Beauty and the Beast, her talent agency encouraged the now 11 year old to attend a convention held in Los Angeles by the International Modeling and Talent Association.

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  • Swayze has not been taking any medications for his pain because at the time, he was filming his new A&E series The Beast.

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  • Cast and crew of The Beast expressed their feelings of being inspired by Swayze while shooting The Beast because even though the 56-year-old actor is gravely ill, he missed only one day of work.

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  • In 2008, Swayze began working on a series for A&E called The Beast, which premiered on January 15, 2009.

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  • Though he was going through debilitating chemotherapy and other treatments, Swayze continued to work on his projects, including the show The Beast and a made for TV movie Powder Blue.

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  • A few legends hold that this canine spirit is actually a protective entity or a forbearer of good fortune, but most regard the ghostly beast as a bad omen.

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  • Put the two together, though, and you have an even more challenging beast altogether.

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  • SFX - This shop also has a wide assortment, but the creature ones like the goat, canine, beast or zombie are especially disturbing.

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  • When you're backpacking through Malaysia or losing the fight to a large jungle beast, Swiss Army sunglasses will do nothing more than shield your eyes from harmful ultraviolet rays.

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  • Beast: When it first opened more than three decades ago, the Beast's 7,300 feet of track made it the longest wooden coaster in the world, a distinction it still holds today.

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  • Son of Beast: This vicious prodigy lives up to its father's reputation, and at more than 7,000 feet long, Son of Beast is the second longest wooden coaster in the world.

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  • Son of Beast is one of the longest, tallest, and fastest wooden roller coasters in the world, and when it first opened it included the only vertical loop on any wooden coaster in the world.

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  • The coaster's excessively rough ride prompted many rider complaints, however, and after Cedar Fair purchased King's Island, renovations began to smooth out the ride and tame the beast.

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  • Though no date has yet been set to reopen Son of Beast, when it does it will be a "new" ride for guests to enjoy.

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  • Son of Beast: This massive coaster at King's Island theme park in Ohio was built in 2000 and renovated extensively in 2007.

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  • One of the world's most fearsome wooden roller coasters, Son of Beast, can be found at King's Island, but possibly not for much longer.

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  • King's Island theme park has a history of outstanding wooden roller coasters that began in 1979 when the Beast opened.

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  • Reaching speeds up to 65 miles per hour and lasting longer than four minutes, the Beast is regularly recognized as one of the finest and most popular wooden coasters in the world, despite being over 30 years old.

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  • Today, the Beast is still the longest wooden roller coaster in the world, and it ranks in the top 10 wooden coasters for top speed and biggest drop.

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  • King's Island hoped to continue the park's reputation of outstanding wooden roller coasters when Son of Beast, the largest single investment in the park's history to that point, opened in 2000 with tremendous fanfare.

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  • Building on the heritage of its namesake parent, this new coaster was the tallest and fastest wooden coaster in the world when it debuted, and its 7,032 foot length was second only to the Beast.

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  • As a more visible coaster than its terrain parent, Son of Beast dominated the King's Island skyline.

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  • Son of Beast had one unique feature that set it apart from any other wooden roller coaster in the world: a 118 foot tall vertical loop, the only such loop on any wooden coaster.

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  • Unfortunately, the continuing legacy of the Beast was not to be, and Son of Beast was plagued with difficulties from the time it opened.

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  • The future is an unclear one for Son of Beast, and as of the end of the 2009 season the coaster remains standing but not operating, a gloomy reminder that taller, faster, and more innovative coasters aren't always successful.

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  • Also housed at the Hall of Fame are the Disney princesses including Aurora (Sleeping Beauty), Cinderella, Belle (Beauty and the Beast) and Snow White.

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  • A mysterious stranger (who happens to be in the basement) offers the Bard training and a new tune that can conjure up a more powerful creature that will help the Bard kill the beast.

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  • This will let you fight as Eyedol, a beast with two heads and a club as a weapon.

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  • Your character is an Elfin princess who has been gifted with the power to transform into various beast Elementals with unique abilities.

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  • Talk to Beast after returning to Beast's Castle.

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  • This 8 foot 2 inch, 550 pound beast did not have a fatality in the original Mortal Kombat, and with the exception of a fireball, his signature moves were merely extensions of his agility, speed, and incredible strength.

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  • You'll have hours of fun taking your little Dodge Neon econobox and transforming into a beast of a vehicle.

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  • Several Sonic games are included, as well as classics like Altered Beast and Alex Kidd.

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  • Due to his heroic actions by saving the Sultan's castle from destruction, the Prince has opened up a rift in time, and unleashed the Dahaka, a horrible, mystical beast who intends to kill him.

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  • Due to his heroic actions by saving the Sultan's castle from destruction, the Prince has opened up a rift in time and unleashed the Dahaka, a horrible, mystical beast who intends to kill him.

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  • Several of the titles found on the Genesis, such as Altered Beast, were either more complex, more graphic, or more "violent" than those found on the Super Nintendo.

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  • The very first Sonic game became so popular and inadvertently sprouted Sonic as Sega's mascot that Sega replaced the Sega Genesis pack-in game Altered Beast with Sonic the Hedgehog.

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  • Joined by their rabbit pal Hutch, the pair must protect their veggies from the rampaging vegetarian beast.

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  • While gamers sit eagerly in their rooms making space for the gaming beast, retail stores around the country get ready for the boom.Our very own Gregory Thompson happens to work in the electronics department of a retail store.

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  • It's the nature of the beast and just a part of the winemaking process.

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  • Touted as the crowning jewel among the Walkman line from Sony Ericsson, the W900 is a powerful beast in a rather porky package.

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  • While your wireless data plan may be perfectly adequate for Facebook, e-mail, and sports headlines, streaming audio through the iPhone and Internet radio is a different beast altogether.

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  • According to Engadget, the new Windows Phone 7 Series is "an entirely different beast."

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  • Legend says that Nian was the name of a cruel beast that preyed on people the night before the lunar New Year.

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  • He advised the people to put up red paper decorations on their windows and doors, light torches and make loud noises like fire crackers to scare away the beast.

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  • In fact, animal prints are sexier on a one-piece suit, as it heightens the effect and gives a stronger hint as to the beast within.

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  • Kids have been fascinated by dragons since the first drawing of the mythical beast appeared on the walls of prehistoric caves.

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  • It has a trigger underneath its tail that lurches its head forward from its shoulders, opens its mouth to reveal huge, threatening teeth and brings the beast to life with flashing lights and terrorizing sounds of doom.

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  • He often ended up intoxicated, and this aggravated the beast's other negative attributes.

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  • Many people make a mistake and attempt to tame the wild beast.

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  • Some of the most popular costumes available are: Snow White, Cinderella, Belle from Beauty and the Beast, and Sleeping Beauty.

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  • Belle, star of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, is a bookish yet beautiful girl who agrees to live in the Beast's castle in exchange for the promise of her father's safety.

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  • The Beast Wars Transformers plot, for example, takes place many years before the modern age.

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  • In other words, Optimus Prime in the form of a semi-truck would not necessarily mingle with the transformers of Beast Wars.

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  • They can be trained and tamed and taught tricks, to be sure, but with a big beautiful beast capable of pulling off the role of the mightiest lion ever, it only takes one mistake to turn movie magic into tragedy.

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  • Beauty and the Beast (1991): Belle is forced to go live in Beast's castle in exchange for her father's life.

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  • She helps to turn the beast into a gentleman--and prince--in more ways than one.

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  • Beauty and the Beast: When Belle is out one night, she knocks on the castle door of a real beast.

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  • Beast, with time ticking down in the form of a rose until he is forced to be a beast forever, allows her in -- all while his former staff hope Belle will change everything.

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  • In the end, they fall in love and the Beast is a beast no more.

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  • Between 1764 and 1767, the Beast of Gévaudan was described as a wolf-like creature that terrorized and killed 100 victims in south-central France.

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  • Stories of a captured Chupacabra abound on the Internet, but has this legendary beast finally been caught?

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  • El Chupacabra, which literally translates to "goat sucker", is the popular name for the elusive beast due to the nature of the attacks on domestic animals.

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  • As curious as that sounds, descriptions of the beast are even stranger.

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  • The skin of the beast was dark and somewhat leathery, and the large canine fangs appeared to protrude from the mouth.

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  • Watch carefully for when the beast turns its head to the side to briefly look back at the vehicle chasing it.

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