Box sentence example

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  • Her jewelry box was tiny and wooden.
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  • In addition to the bones themselves, the box contained a ripped plaid flannel shirt, and nestled at the bottom, dirty jeans, boots, and yellowed, soiled undershorts.
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  • In the box was a small, simple necklace of a bronze chain and faded bronze coin.
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  • Fred examined the small bone and handed it back to Cynthia who gingerly dropped it into a small crystal jewelry box on her bureau.
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  • Perhaps the weekend respite from the jury box had lessened Fred's apprehension.
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  • He drew a box around a large area.
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  • He placed the bone atop Cynthia's jewelry box on their bureau and climbed into bed.
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  • Princess Helene asked to see the portrait of the aunt's husband on the box lid.
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  • Gabriel thought back to the three items he'd discovered in her jewelry box: the compass, a soul and the tarnished ring he gave her hundreds of years ago.
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  • Good operatives have a box full of tricks.
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  • It's more of a cluttered box than a web.
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  • A tow-haired boy happily dropped a Marlboro cigarette box in the churning water and then ran downstream to monitor its progress.
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  • He put the ring back and closed the jewelry box, wishing he could shut off his memories as easily.
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  • One lady gave me a box of shells.
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  • Carmen had removed the nest box only a few days ago.
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  • I did read in my book about fox and box. fox can sit in the box.
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  • Only those things he always kept with him remained in his room; a small box, a large canteen fitted with silver plate, two Turkish pistols and a saber--a present from his father who had brought it from the siege of Ochakov.
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  • Reaching her hand into the next nest box, a hen pecked it hard.
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  • There were pictures on her mantle of the two of them together when he was younger, toys piled into a box near her couch, a school lunch menu and more pictures -- these apparently from past Halloweens --on the bulletin board on one wall of the kitchen.
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  • Again, when I hid the spool, she looked for it in a little box not more than an inch long; and she very soon gave up the search.
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  • "Dmitri," said Rostov to his valet on the box, "those lights are in our house, aren't they?"
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  • A slip on which was printed, in raised letters, the word BOX was placed on the object, and the same experiment was tried with a great many articles, but she did not immediately comprehend that the label-name represented the thing.
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  • "I thought you might need these," she said, handing the rag to Carmen and setting the box of tissues on a small table beside her.
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  • But apparently the coachman's sympathy was not enough for Peter, and he turned on the box toward his master.
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  • At one point, Tiger Woods got a dime for every box of Wheaties cereal with his photo on it, while the farmer was paid only a nickel for the wheat in that same box—and the farmer still made a profit.
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  • A few days ago I received a little box of English violets from Lady Meath.
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  • I found box of candy in Mr. Grave's pocket.
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  • On the box beside the driver sat a venerable old attendant.
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  • On impulse she opened the small crystal box where they'd placed the bone.
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  • Many a man is harassed to death to pay the rent of a larger and more luxurious box who would not have frozen to death in such a box as this.
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  • Giddon was carrying a wooden box, which he carefully placed in the trunk.
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  • No one had been to that box before her.
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  • The young fellow on the box jumped down to hold the horses and Anatole and Dolokhov went along the pavement.
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  • Pierre had brought in a dress box and shoe box earlier.
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  • "Helen is in wardrobe," "Mildred is in crib," "Box is on table," "Papa is on bed," are specimens of sentences constructed by her during the latter part of April.
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  • Just before dawn, she made herself soup and turned a box of cornmeal into bread.
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  • They still have them, or the big box stores.
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  • Yesterday, when I was digging in it, I found a box full of gold and jewels.
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  • "Look, Anna Timofeevna," she added to her companion, "see what a box for cards my son has brought us!"
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  • If you keep buying 'opportunities' like Mr. Stanislaw's Salvation Army box, you'll be too broke to answer the door if a real opportunity does come knocking.
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  • During the entr'acte a whiff of cold air came into Helene's box, the door opened, and Anatole entered, stooping and trying not to brush against anyone.
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  • Anatole left the box, serene and gay.
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  • If I had a clue where the breaker box was located I'd have turned the lights on, not off!
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  • As he pulled on the last of his clothes and crossed to his armory, a small, black velvet box nestled between two daggers drew his attention.
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  • He removed the ring from the box, smiling as he saw his name engraved in the interior.
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  • "Yes," she replied, "but I like to play also, and I feel sometimes as if I were a music box with all the play shut up inside me."
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  • You'll sit on the box, won't you, Petya? cried Natasha.
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  • He carefully picked up the box and Yancey followed him out to the car.
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  • The doctors were of use to Natasha because they kissed and rubbed her bump, assuring her that it would soon pass if only the coachman went to the chemist's in the Arbat and got a powder and some pills in a pretty box for a ruble and seventy kopeks, and if she took those powders in boiled water at intervals of precisely two hours, neither more nor less.
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  • I dug this out of a box of electronics upstairs and programmed it to be your new phone.
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  • The box, advertised as containing Ouray, Colorado correspondence from the last century and "other items of local interest," was offered via the Internet at three hundred dollars.
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  • He set down his box and smiled at his attentive audience.
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  • She twisted to stare at a large, wiry man with a whip-like body and a face that would scare Freddy Krueger standing in the middle of the apartment, her cat in one arm and the litter box in the other.
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  • The litter box remained, and she knew if she looked under the bed, Sunny would be there.
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  • Two more men, one she recognized from the cottage, and another with darkly handsome Hispanic features, stood watching two Guardians box.
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  • Pierre returned a couple of hours later as she checked off the fourth box on her list of Oracle self-training.
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  • She opened the slender jewelry box and gasped.
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  • There stood Acting Sheriff Fitzgerald, in full uniform, a large box in his arms, wearing a smile as wide and sinister as a horror show villain.
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  • Fitzgerald left with a laugh, leaving the box of bones smack dab in the middle of the scrapping, snarling Dawkins, none of who gave a lick about the plastic anatomical remains.
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  • While there was evidence of the opportunity to switch the bones, there was the nagging problem of Fitzgerald having neither knowledge nor chance to steal the bone fragment from Cynthia's jewelry box.
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  • She opened the box and carefully unwrapped a tea bag, attention arrested as much by what was in her hands as the stiffness of paper.
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  • She'd left him the soul compass and his soul in her jewelry box, along with the ring he gave her, so he knew they were intended for him.
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  • He'd left it in a jewelry box in the bedroom he'd shared with past-Death.
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  • When she saw the king's throne had no such stone structure, she returned to the woman's and touched the box.
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  • She bit back her smile and returned to her myriad of ornaments, carefully laying a tissue paper over a packed box of delicate pieces, merged memories of two families, joined now by a few items of their first Christmas together.
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  • I got paid to vote for Patrick McGarrity for City council, but I figured as long as I was in the box, I'd give ol' FDR a boost, too.
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  • Marie arrived home with a box containing blood-filled vials.
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  • Sarah had shown her how to change the blood bag and left a box of them.
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  • "Maybe if we—" one started, pulling off the protective second-skin glove to reach into the box.
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  • Figure 7: Correlation between the novel wind sensor used in the Street Box and a conventional anemometer.
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  • In the breast pocket of his cassock was a large silver snuff box, and he always wore a biretta.
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  • In short, you can designate any system as an environment monitoring station and connect this little black box to your serial port.
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  • Next morning I went outside to get the paper and I saw a small black box sitting on my doorstep.
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  • Use of such black box environmental forecasting can reveal missing structure in the deterministic models.
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  • black boxt is packaged in a black gift box.
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  • blurbs on the box for this crazy film.
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  • What you need to look for on the box or advertising blurb is ' System Requirements ' .
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  • bobbled around in the box, Hughes brilliantly made himself space but mis-hit his shot.
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  • boffo box office.
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  • BOX ROOM Having UPVC double glazed window to the front elevation and wall mounted combi boiler.
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  • Secondly, that ' the dog's bollocks ' comes from ' box deluxe ' .
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  • The opening of the box is in the shape of lightning bolts.
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  • The box set contains 8 models and includes a heavy bolter, plasmagun and Champion components.
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  • bounding box.
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  • Send gift balloons in a box or balloon bouquet almost anywhere in the UK next day.
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  • The last thing they want is to tick a box.
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  • Since this is not a geometric operation, the bounding box does not change.
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  • check the box next to ' Use Windows colors ', allowing you access to change the colors yourself.
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  • Will the Amiga be turned into a set-top box?
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  • There are many different types of boxes including beautiful sterling silver boxes, a traditional carved wooden box or pretty cardboard boxes.
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  • The second black box was recovered the next day despite being buried in sediment without any traces being visible on the seabed.
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  • A pop-up selection box is displayed showing all possible matching names.
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  • Noticed some one carrying a small rectangular box, strapped in his shoulder.
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  • box office: the place where you buy tickets for the theater or cinema.
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  • box pews, the best of which were subsequently reused at Llanerch Panna Hall.
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  • In the Options dialog box, click the File Type tab.
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  • You'll then see a dialog box that allows you to select the items you want in Details view.
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  • In the end the BNP is only going to be defeated at the ballot box, not by banning them.
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  • You can also use the search box provided, by simply typing in the product you are looking for.
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  • box of chocolates, which Mary promptly handed out to everyone.
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  • Made from a single piece of folding boxboard, these are pre-scored and only require careful folding to form a clamshell storage box.
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  • However I think it shows that even a simple box camera is quite capable of taking reasonably sharp photos.
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  • Young star Alex Pettyfer is set to take the box office by storm.
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  • box office success, Julie ensured that.
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  • box office records.
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  • box office hits like Magic Roundabout, Hitch, Team America and Robots, all for £ 9.99.
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  • box office gold rather than kryptonite.
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  • box office sales.
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  • box office number is (01403) 750220.
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  • Tickets for events can be purchased at the ICA box office (020 7930 3647) or by visiting their website.
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  • box pleats from the hips to the hem!
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  • box wrench a socket or at least a box end wrench that fits it correctly.
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  • Can you recommend the best way to remove brambles which are growing in with a box privet hedge please?
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  • Last night I picked a whole box of blackberries from the wild brambles that grow over the hedge.
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  • When purchased they should be kept in an open top box or tray, containing bran.
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  • breaking broken down the right they engineered a position where they had players spare on the edge of the box.
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  • breakout box in use.
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  • broke box office records in the States, taking 55 million quid in three days!
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  • Meanwhile, many thanks to Sebastian Falk, who earlier delivered a sandwich box full of delicious home-made chocolate brownies to the over-by-over team.
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  • A fantastic vintage box brownie camera, dating to circa 1930.
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  • brunette babe is even sexier than the box shows, so, of course, Ferrara does the honors in the closer.
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  • This box is covered in moisture resistant black library buckram.
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  • The owner puts the budgies in a cardboard box.
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  • Knowing my luck, the slabs will turn up, eat the lot, and then bugger off as I plonk my box down!
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  • bunnyne, I'm holding in my hand a small box of chocolate bunnies.
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  • Our chef created a beef burger using the ingredients on the box of a branded product.
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  • Ashley Young, who had been lively from the start reached the byline inside the box only for the defender to bring him down.
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  • Dusty looked up from the computer screen as Toni walked in, staggering under the weight of a massive box.
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  • box office by storm.
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  • While conversing with Pierre, Natasha heard a man's voice in Countess Bezukhova's box and something told her it was Kuragin.
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  • When the second act was over Countess Bezukhova rose, turned to the Rostovs' box--her whole bosom completely exposed--beckoned the old count with a gloved finger, and paying no attention to those who had entered her box began talking to him with an amiable smile.
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  • Natasha went back to her father in the other box, now quite submissive to the world she found herself in.
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  • And the old servant got down from the box and went up to the cart.
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  • Efim, the old coachman, who was the only one the countess trusted to drive her, sat perched up high on the box and did not so much as glance round at what was going on behind him.
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  • They consisted of a box for cards, of splendid workmanship, a bright- blue Sevres tea cup with shepherdesses depicted on it and with a lid, and a gold snuffbox with the count's portrait on the lid which Pierre had had done by a miniaturist in Petersburg.
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  • The countess had long wished for such a box, but as she did not want to cry just then she glanced indifferently at the portrait and gave her attention chiefly to the box for cards.
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  • When he opened the glove box, I was sure he'd come out with a gun, but he had a little tablet instead.
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  • If they succeeded, they'd stick your guy... or girl, in a box in McLean and pump 'em dry.
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  • The box contained a large, snow white stuffed owl.
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  • Joseph, smiling for the first time in Dean's memory, said he and Ginger planned to walk about town and perhaps hike up to the nearby Box Canyon waterfall.
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  • He pushed the box forward with his foot toward Joseph Dawkins.
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  • Fred hoisted the box and without a word carried it back to the office.
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  • The death-dealer gave her another long look before she pointed to the stainless steel box at the end of the kitchen.
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  • She tucked the small box into her jeans pocket and covered the bulge with her sweater, ducking into the bathroom to hide it before rejoining Ully for their small lunch.
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  • Soon after, a warrior came to her door and led her down several halls and into a tiny box resembling an elevator.
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  • In the middle of the queen's throne was a low stone box she mistook at first glance to be the world's most uncomfortable lumbar support.
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  • Near the end of her patience trapped in the tiny box of a spacecraft, she shot up when she felt the familiar pressure of them descending.
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  • Your box of junk that Chicago guy palmed off on you probably caused my nightmare.
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  • "This," said the man, taking up a box and handling it gently, "contains twelve dozen rustles--enough to last any lady a year.
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  • Their box was pervaded by that atmosphere of an affianced couple which Natasha knew so well and liked so much.
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  • As she looked and thought, the strangest fancies unexpectedly and disconnectedly passed through her mind: the idea occurred to her of jumping onto the edge of the box and singing the air the actress was singing, then she wished to touch with her fan an old gentleman sitting not far from her, then to lean over to Helene and tickle her.
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  • At a moment when all was quiet before the commencement of a song, a door leading to the stalls on the side nearest the Rostovs' box creaked, and the steps of a belated arrival were heard.
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  • Having looked at Natasha he approached his sister, laid his well gloved hand on the edge of her box, nodded to her, and leaning forward asked a question, with a motion toward Natasha.
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  • She glanced around, noting several objects covered with cloths, as well as a box that sat on a table beside the door.
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  • "Nothing today," Adrena said as Cynthia dug in her purse for the box key.
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  • She grabbed a tissue from the box on the counter and blew her nose.
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  • Inside was everything she had ordered - as well as a box of chocolates.
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  • I made my way back to the kitchen and turned on the gas stove burner for enough light to rummage through drawers until I located a box of wooden matches.
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  • She made a show of reading the back of a box of tampons until the Immortals left.
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  • She gaped at him as he set the cat and the box down.
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  • She picked up the box to toss it on the chair when something slid out.
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  • He opened the box to reveal a man's platinum signet ring with the half-moon, half-sun, and arrow symbol neatly carved on its head.
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  • Without answering, he headed for the fireplace and opened the wood box.
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  • Yet nothing had ever been placed in the box.
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  • All my mail goes to a post office box.
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  • Why would Yancey have a dummy mail box?
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  • He took the wood from her arms and dropped it into the wood box.
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  • He's thirty-six years old and starting life over; he's an empty box.
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  • There was an old-school cell phone in the glove box.
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  • She flipped on the light and opened the dress box.
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  • The salesperson recognized her and reappeared with a small box.
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  • She pulled on her top, buttoned it, and chose a pin from her jewelry box.
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  • I suppose you wonder what I've got in this box.
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  • Everyone moved closer as Fitzgerald ceremoniously opened the box.
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  • Look at the way he made a production out of opening up the box.
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  • You'd think you were on trial today instead of sitting in a jury box.
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  • She looked at Dean as Cynthia opened the box.
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  • Deidre reached for the box.
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  • He picked up the toys Destiny had been playing with and put them in the toy box.
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  • Gabriel went to her jewelry box.
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  • Whoever owned the soul, he or she was important to find their way to Death's jewelry box.
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  • Someone get Deidre a juice box!
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  • Hannah accepted the book and juice box.
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  • I saw him box.
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  • Given her first chance to rest in over two days, she sighed, exhausted and irritated at having to dig her own clothing out of a box.
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  • While Cynthia was off with Fred sorting his treasure box, Dean remained in the kitchen washing up the dishes.
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  • A second trip to her rental car for a computer, two briefcases and a box of papers confirmed the wisdom of his choice of the larger room.
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  • Cynthia carefully hand washed the articles of clothing from Fred's box of historical goodies and hung them outside in the sun to dry.
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  • The village of Ouray lay snuggled at the terminus of a long valley, wrapped in a box canyon by the towering San Juans to the east, west and south.
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  • I promised to donate this here ink well and pen that came from the box of Annie's stuff.
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  • All persons under the age of eighteen must complete and mail a consent of minors use of the ice park in the box below.
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  • A Country and Western singer was mourning a lost love on Fred's mini boom box.
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  • There was time for quiet evenings, some jazz and classical music in the Dean's quarters, country and western in Fred's and some totally incomprehensible noise from the small room where Martha Boyd and her boom box now dwelt.
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  • She said she'd arrange for you to box it up.
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  • Then the beautiful woman, with soft almond shaped eyes waved her hand at the box.
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  • A bakery box held four small French pastries.
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  • Jackson handed her a box.
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  • When the last box was filled with plates, he contemplated whether to wake Elisabeth or not.
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  • Let's finish off this box of bags.
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  • Jackson removed a velvet box from his pocket.
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  • The box held a beautiful diamond ring encircled with deep, ruby baguettes.
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  • He dropped down to one knee, removed the jewelry box from his jacket and opened it.
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  • I'll run up and get the box.
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  • She opened the box, and gasped, "These are gorgeous!"
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  • Carmen grabbed a chunk of wood from the box and jerked the stove door open.
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  • "That's what I thought," Carmen interrupted caustically, and gave the wood box a swift kick.
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  • She made a job of searching through the cabinet for the cat food and avoided his gaze as she handed him the box.
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  • He took the box from her hand.
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  • He lifted the box and grinned.
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  • Alex replaced the last desk drawer and closed the box of personal items on his desk.
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  • Alex gave his full attention to tucking the photo into the box through a gap in the top.
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  • Alex gave up trying to fit the picture into the gap in the box and laid it on top of it.
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  • He stood and put the picture on top of the box.
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  • He grabbed the box and walked out of the room, shutting the door without looking back.
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  • He put the box behind the seat in the truck and climbed in, laying the picture beside him.
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  • Brady approached the five soldiers in urban gray tactical suits crowded around the small box with a hole still smoking from a hit by a wayward laser bullet.
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  • The box was marked with a biohazard symbol on the outside.
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  • "Maybe if we—" one started, pulling off the protective second-skin glove to reach into the box.
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  • Brady growled, taking the box.
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  • There was no running water, no food supplies, no energy whatsoever, just a deteriorating building with a score of insurgents and a small black box.
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  • He closed the box.
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  • His dark gaze returned to the box, and he reached up to the earpiece as he moved away from the others.
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  • George, I have a small black box about the size of your hand with nothing but a keypad in it.
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  • He placed the box in his cargo pocket and joined the two teams in the chilly predawn morning.
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  • You'll soon receive orders to report to a set of coords with the box.
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  • Brady stretched a muscular arm across the table beside him to tug the box out of his other uniform.
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  • He stuffed the small box of fresh chocolate into his cargo pocket.
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  • Get that box to the feds; they're not far.
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  • You have the box?
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  • Lana tilted it out far enough to see it was a box of chocolates with the nearby fed hospital's seal on the top.
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  • "I need a box full," Brady said.
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  • Under the seat is a box with vests and water-breathers.
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  • There was a box strapped to the floor beneath the bench.
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  • Lana eased the straps off the box and pulled.
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  • The heavy metal box grated towards her.
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  • With trembling hands, she deactivated the latches with a touch, and the top of the box slid open.
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  • Brady's tranquility steadied her, and she searched through the box.
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  • The helicopter righted itself fast, and she saw the parachute Brady had been trying to release by smashing his fist against the control box in the ceiling.
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  • She's somewhere in this box.
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  • So we have three to check in the box we identified, if we include the one in Randolph.
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  • "Looks like Norfolk's finest missed something," Hunter mused as he examined the box.
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  • Finally, he turned and reached beneath the counter and handed Dean a box containing hundreds of cards.
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  • "Fished in the mail box," Fred offered, to Dean's dismay.
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  • The box is blank.
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  • The ad was just a box at the paper and no phone number.
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  • Unable to resist, she lifted a box and carried it to the door on her way in.
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  • She plucked a tissue from the box on the counter and blew her nose.
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  • He reached in his pocket and pulled out a small box.
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  • As she gripped the small box in her hand, he pulled her into his arms and claimed her lips in a way that was different than he had ever done before.
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  • In her room, she flipped on the light and looked at the box.
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  • It looked like a ring box, but they had already purchased the rings.
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  • Inside the box was a note with only three words.
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  • The box contained a pair of earrings - delicate filigree in white gold with sparkling diamonds.
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  • There was no mirror in the bedroom, so she put the earrings back in the box.
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  • From the window a flower box was visible, overgrown with weeds.
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  • He had placed the little box containing the tiny body in the grave and planted the flowers.
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  • Pulling her rifle from the box under the seat, he left Jonathan with the younger children and walked Carmen to a spot facing the target.
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  • A bird built a nest in the flower box and it has little baby birds!
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  • The flower box outside the upstairs window?
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  • She was searching in the jewelry box for it when Alex came into the bedroom.
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  • She giggled and turned to the dresser, closing the jewelry box lid.
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  • She indicated the box.
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  • Gerald and Sam watched as Carmen opened the box and started putting it together.
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  • Can you believe he drug out that box of cancer sticks while we were discussing the sale of natural foods?
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  • She snatched a tissue from the jeweled box on her desk and buried her nose into its softness.
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  • The pilot light had gone out on the stove, so she took a match from the box in the cabinet and lit one of the candles.
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  • She propped it on the railing and tried to manipulate the box, wondering if dropping it messed up something.
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  • Laurencio stepped back and was alternately gazing at Toni and Jessi through a box he made out of his hands.
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  • He watched closely, appearing amused and cautious, like a husband watching his wife learn to box.
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  • She studied it for a few seconds before digging through the box for something similar.
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  • A white desk crammed in a corner was covered with teen magazines, and a box of beads had spilled and scattered a rainbow across the carpet.
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  • Too nervous, Jessi instinctively knelt on the floor beside the overturned box and began collecting the small treasures.
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  • Jessi carefully placed Ashley's project in a corner of the box, praying her cousin was alive to finish it one day.
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  • Jessi's eyes went to the box again.
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  • Struck by an idea, she piled all the beads into the box before unfastening the clasp on Xander's necklace.
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  • Jessi tucked the box under the bed and sat nervously, waiting for Jonny.
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  • But Zeus descended to her in a shower of gold, and she gave birth to Perseus, whereupon Acrisius placed her and her infant in a wooden box and threw them into the sea.
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  • The slides are accurately fitted so as to have no sensible lateral shake, but yet so as to move easily in the direction of the greatest length of the micrometer box.
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  • The total number of revolutions is read off by a scale attached to the side of the box, but not seen in the figure.
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  • 4) attached to the end of the box.
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  • micrometer with the upper side of the box removed.
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  • 9) touches lightly on the inner surface of the lid of the box.
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  • 9) by holes 7), 0 in the ends of the box, which fit the cylinder closely and smoothly.
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  • The five fixed webs are attached to the table which is secured to the bottom of the box by the screws p. The three movable webs are attached to the projections XX on the frame aa.
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  • a convenient feature in Repsolds' micrometer that the webs are very near the inner surface of the top of the box, so that the eye is not brought inconveniently close to the plate when high powers are used.
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  • Da and The micrometer box, and of course with it the whole system of spider webs, is moved by the screw s, whilst the measuring web is independently moved by the screw S.
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  • One double web, fixed in the box, is pointed symmetrically, as in fig.
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  • Two other screws, o, p, the heads of which are not graduated, give motions to the whole micrometer box through t 1 mm.
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  • All the essential parts of the micrometer, including the slides, micrometer box, tube, etc., are of steel or cast-iron, so that changes of temperature do not affect the adjustments.
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  • The second method, which he calls the "Promptuarium Multiplicationis" on account of its being the most expeditious of all for the performance of multiplications, involves the use of a number of lamellae or little plates of metal disposed in a box.
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  • The public praise used to be led by an individual called the "precentor," who occupied a box in front of, and a little lower than, the pulpit.
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  • halfpenny a box on lucifer matches in 1871 (for which he suggested the epigram ex luce lucelluni, "out of light a little profit") roused a storm of opposition, and had to be dropped.
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  • of water contained in an oak box.
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  • Taking into account the heat absorbed by the box and the metal, Rumford calculated that the heat developed was sufficient to raise 26.58 lb of water from the freezing to the boiling point, and in this calculation the heat lost by radiation and conduction was neglected.
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  • This receiving apparatus, with the exception of the Morse printer, was contained in a sheet-iron box, so as to exclude it from the action of the sparks of the neighbouring transmitter.
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  • long upheld by a box kite, and, employing a sensitive coherer and telephone as a receiver, he was able, on December 12, 1901, to hear " S " signals on the Morse code, consisting of three dots, which he had arranged should be sent out from Poldhu at stated hours, according to a preconcerted programme, so as to leave no doubt they were electric wave signals sent across the Atlantic and not accidental atmospheric electric disturbances.
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  • This was constructed of a shallow box placed in a vertical position, with metallic front and back and insulating sides.
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  • The box was filled nearly, but not quite full, of granulated hard carbon.
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  • The current from the battery used passed from the diaphragm through the granulated carbon to the metallic back of the box.
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  • The microphonic portion of the transmitter is contained in a thin cylindrical box or case of brass A, the inner curved surface of which is covered with an insulating layer of paper.
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  • The front or cover of the case is a similar button of hard polished carbon D, also slightly smaller in diameter than the cylindrical wall of the box.
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  • The box is thus entirely closed at the front, while the front carbon disk, which constitutes an electrode, is perfectly free to follow the motions of the diaphragm.
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  • The space enclosed between the front and rear faces of the box is filled about three-quarters full of finely granulated hard carbon, which therefore lies in contact with the front and rear carbon disks of the apparatus, and also fills up the space lying between the lower edge of these disks and the curved surface of the case.
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  • This figure of speech refers, not to a basket or box in which things can be stored, but to the baskets, used in India in excavations, as a means of handing on the earth from one worker to another.
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  • The iron tree (Parrotia persica), the silk acacia, Carpinus betulus, Quercus iberica, the box tree and the walnut flourish freely, as well as the sumach, the pomegranate, and the Gleditschia caspica.
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  • 19 shows the box of the fourcoupled express passenger engine designed by J.
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  • The principal types to be found in the United Kingdom and on the continent of Europe are open wagons (the lading often protected from the weather by tarpaulin sheets), mineral wagons, covered or box wagons for cotton, grain, &c., sheep and cattle trucks, &c. The principal types of American freight cars are box cars, gondola cars, coal cars, stock cars, tank cars and refrigerator cars, with, as in other countries, various special cars for special purposes.
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  • The gondola or flat car corresponds to the European open wagons and is used to carry goods not liable to be injured by the weather; but in the United States the practice of covering the load with tarpaulins is unknown, and therefore the proportion of box cars is much greater than in Europe.
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  • On this account it is common to put small end doors, in American box cars, through which timber and rails may be loaded.
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  • has veneer mills here, and there are large box factories.
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  • Even the mere money value of the lost pieces must be immense, and among them is the central relic box, which would have told us in whose honour the monument was put up.
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  • The stone lid of the coffer was split into four pieces; but the coffer remained perfectly closed, so accurately was the lid fitted into flanges on the sides of the box.
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  • Most of these are perforated for mounting on threads or wires, and had been, no doubt, originally connected together to form one or more of the elaborate girdles, necklaces and breast ornaments then worn by the women.3 On the bottom of the stone box there was similar dust, pieces of bone and jewelry, and also remains of what had been vessels of wood.
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  • In 1795 he visited England, one incident of his journey being the loss of all his private papers, including the materials for an autobiography, which were contained in a box stolen from off his postchaise in St Paul's Churchyard.
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  • Another mode of drying is to keep the specimens in a box of dry sand in a warm place for ten or twelve hours, and then press them in drying paper.
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  • A plan which has been found to answer well is to arrange them in cardboard boxes, either with glass tops or in sliding covers, in drawers - the name being placed outside each box and the specimens gummed into the boxes.
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  • Specimens on the bark of trees require pressure until the bark is dry, lest they become curled; and those growing on sand or friable soil, such as Coniocybefurfuracea, should be laid carefully on a layer of gum in the box in which they are intended to be kept.
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  • Forest resources have been but slightly touched (more so since the end of Spanish rule) except mahogany, which goes to the United States, and cedar, which is used to box the tobacco products of the island, much going also to the United States.
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  • Early in that year was begun The Wrong Box, a farcical romance in which Mr Lloyd Osbourne participated; Stevenson also began a romance about the Indian Mutiny, which he abandoned.
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  • but turned into a voluntary exile prolonged until the hour of his death": he never again left the waters of the Pacific. The "Casco" proceeded first to the Marquesas, and south and east to Tahiti, passing before Christmas northwards to Honolulu, where Stevenson spent six months and finished The Master of Ballantrae and The Wrong Box.
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  • It was in November 1890 that he made his abode at Vailima, where he took a small barrack of a wooden box 500 ft.
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  • arcere, to shut up, enclose), a chest, basket or box.
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  • by "ark," is used in the Old Testament (I) of the box made of bulrushes in which Pharaoh's daughter found the infant Moses (Exodus ii.
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  • The first edition also gives an engraving of the ark (repeated in the editions up to the fifth), in shape like a long roofed box, floating on the waters; the animals are seen in separate stalls.
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  • Io), and the (late) description of its appearance represents it as an oblong box 22 cubits long, IZ cubits in breadth and height (roughly 1.2 by.
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  • Rubber mixed in the usual way with about WA of sulphur is now softened by heat, forced into the mould, and retained there by pressure during the operation of curing, which is usually effected in an iron box heated over a gas burner to 140° C.
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  • The ring thus prepared was placed in a cast-iron box and heated in a gas furnace.
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  • Box (1908); Article on Isaiah in Ency.
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  • CAMERA OBSCURA, an optical apparatus consisting of a darkened chamber (for which its name is the Latin rendering) at the top of which is placed a box or lantern containing a convex lens and sloping mirror, or a prism combining the lens and mirror.
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  • It is not clear, however, whether his invention was a camera obscura or a show box, but in a fragment of an anonymous biography of him, published in Muratori's Rerum Italicarum Scriptores (xxv.
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  • 296), quoted by Vasari, it is stated that he produced wonderfully painted pictures, which were exhibited by him in some sort of small closed box through a very small aperture, with great verisimilitude.
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  • There is no mention whatever of a portable box or construction beyond the darkened room, nor is there in his later work, De Refractione Optices Parte (1593), in which he discusses the analogy between vision and the simple dark room with an aperture, but incorrectly.
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  • Robert Boyle seems to have been the first to construct a box camera with lens for viewing landscapes.
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  • At one end of it paper was stretched, and at the other a convex lens was fitted in a hole, the image being viewed through an aperture at the top of the box.
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  • Johann Zahn, in his Oculus Artificialis Teledioptricus (1685-1686), described and figured two forms of portable box cameras with lenses.
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  • One was a wooden box with a projecting tube in which a combination of a concave with a convex lens was fitted, for throwing an enlarged image upon the focusing screen, which in its proportions and application is very similar to our modern telephotographic objectives.
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  • The image was first thrown upon an inclined mirror and then reflected upwards to a paper screen on the top of the box.
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  • There are very numerous representations on the monuments; in some the censer appears as a small cup or bowl held by a human hand to which a long handle is attached on which is a small box to hold the incense.
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  • Thus if a lacquer box in the form of a parallelogram is the object, Japanese artists will not divide it in two equal parts by a perpendicular line, but by a diagonal, as offering a more pleasing line and division.
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  • If the box be round, they will seek to lead the eye away from the naked regularity of the circle by a pattern distracting attention, as, for example, by a zigzag breaking the circular outline, and supported by other ornaments.
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  • The shapes of the body and lid corresponded so intimately that, whereas the lid could be slipped on easily and smoothly without any attempt to adjust its curves to those of the body, it always fitted so closely that the box could be lifted by grasping the lid only.
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  • Another feat of his was to apply a lining of silver to a shakudo box by shaping and hammering only, the fit being so perfect that the lining clung like paper to every part of the box.
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  • Like some other culture-heroes, he steals sun, moon and stars out of a box, so enlightening the dark earth.
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  • § 1173) by constructing a large chamber or box of paper covered with tinfoil or thin metal.
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  • In the kitchen is the box bed in which the poet was born, and many of the articles of furniture belonged to his family.
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  • The " cradle " is a simple appliance for treating somewhat larger quantities, and consists essentially of a box, mounted on rockers, and provided with a perforated bottom of sheet iron in which the " pay dirt " is placed.
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  • The upper end contains a perforated riddle plate which is placed directly over the riffle box, and under certain circumstances mercury may be placed behind the riffles.
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  • The water is brought from a ditch on the high ground, and through a line of pipes to the distributing box, whence the branch pipes supplying the jets diverge.
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  • lumps in a rock-breaker, is fed in through an aperture at the back of the " battery box," a constant supply of water is admitted from above, and mercury in a finely divided state is added at frequent intervals.
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  • Althaea thereupon seized the log, extinguished the flames, and hid it in a box.
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  • caisse, a box or chest; cf.
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  • "case"), a term which, originally meaning a box in which money is kept, is now commonly applied to ready money or coin.
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  • (2) (From Tamil kasu, Sinhalese kasi, a small coin, adopted by Portuguese as caixa, a box, and similarly assimilated in English to "cash" above), a name given by English residents in the East to native coins of small value, and particularly to the copper coinage of China, the native name for which is tsien.
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  • The tubbing, which is considerably less in diameter than the borehole, is suspended by rods from the surface until a bed suitable for a foundation is reached, upon which a sliding length of tube, known as the moss box, bearing a shoulder, which is filled with dried moss, is placed.
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  • The painted box tortoise is common in the central part of the state; the snapping-turtle and the soft-shell turtle in most of the rivers and creeks; the Louisiana mud-turtle, in the coast marshes.
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  • The MS. of this work, written in Phoenician characters, was said to have been found in his tomb (enclosed in a leaden box) at the time of an earthquake during the reign of Nero, by whose order it was translated into Greek.
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  • The collimateur which is used in many sights is a rectangular box closed at one end by a darkened glass with a i "?
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  • Its position is then fixed by an automatic grip, and the coin falling down a shoot enters one of three compartments of a box, according to the position of the beam when it is arrested.
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  • Specimens are selected from the finished coin and are put into a box or " pyx."
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  • For this purpose the ohmmeter is provided with a small dynamo D, contained in a box, which produces a continuous electromotive force of from 200 to 500 volts when the handle of the instrument is steadily turned.
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  • A string is fixed at C on the top of a hollow box, and C" A D B um FIG.
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  • The vibrograph is also well suited for the same purpose, and so in an especial manner is Helmholtz's double siren, in which, by continually turning round the upper box, a note is produced by it more or less out of tune with the note formed by the lower chest, according as the handle is moved more or less rapidly, and most audible beats ensue.
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  • Harrison, "Pandora's Box," in Journal of Hellenic Studies, xx.
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  • Most of the forest consists of yellow pine, but the spruce, aspen, white birch, bur oak, box elder, red cedar, white elm and cottonwood are among the other varieties found.
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  • The queen witnessed the wedding from the private pew or box of St George's Chapel, Windsor, but she wore the deep mourning which she was never wholly to put off to the end of her life, and she took no part in the festivities of the wedding.
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  • She reviewed the departing regiments; she entertained the wives and children of the Windsor soldiers who had gone to the war; she showed by frequent messages her watchful interest in the course of the campaign and in the efforts which were being made throughout the whole empire; and her Christmas gift of a box of chocolate to every soldier in South Africa was a touching proof of her sympathy and interest.
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  • The largest industrial establishment is the American Lumber Company's plant, including a saw-mill, a sash, door and blind factory and a box factory.
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  • In Mareska and Donny's process the condensation is effected in a shallow iron box, which has a large exposed surface, capable of being cooled by damped cloths.
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  • When the distillation is finished the iron box, after cooling, is unclamped and the product turned out beneath the surface of paraffin.
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  • ' Oesterley and Box, Religion and Worship of the Synagogue (London, 1907), p. 80; pp. 44-97 deal with Midrashic and other Jewish literature.
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  • bustellus, busellus, a little box), a dry measure of capacity, containing 8 gallons or 4 pecks.
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  • An interesting form, " Trypanoplasma " intestinalis, which resembles both the above genera, occurs in the alimentary canal of Box boops.
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  • Of these the "acoucryptophone" was one of the most elegant - a light box, shaped like an ancient lyre and suspended by a metallic wire from a piano in the room above.
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  • Opening the outer box, the merchant removed several paper parcels which appeared to fill the box, but under them was a second box, or perhaps two small boxes, which, when taken out, showed the bottom of the large box and all the intervening space filled with more paper parcels.
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  • The smaller box, which held the ginseng, was lined with sheet-lead; the ginseng further enclosed in silk wrappers was kept in little silkencovered boxes.
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  • The flat dressing frame is a box or frame holding a certain number of book-boards from the filling engine, which boards when full of silk are screwed tightly together in the frame.
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  • This sliver is taken through a series of four other drawing machines called " four head drawing box."
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  • To the north are the vine-clad hills of the LOssnitz commanding views of the valley of the Elbe from Dresden to Meissen; behind them, on an island in a lake, is the castle of Moritzburg, the hunting box of the king of Saxony.
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  • The magnet is protected from draughts by the box A, which is closed at the sides by two shutters when an observation is being taken.
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  • To obtain the geographical meridian the box A is removed, and an image of the sun or a star is reflected into the telescope B by means of a small transit mirror N.
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  • I) is attached to the box A.
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  • But the development of the relic-custom led to the adoption of another form, the square box shape of an " altartomb."
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  • Transitional examples, combining the box with the earlier table shape, are found dating about 450.
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  • Torfaeus we learn that the compass, fitted into a box, was already in use among the Norwegians about the middle of the 13th century (Hist.
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  • He then describes a new compass with a needle thrust through a pivoted axis, placed in a box with transparent cover, cross index of brass or silver, divided circle, and an external "rule" or alhidade provided with a pair of sights.
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  • The placing of the card at the bottom of the box, fixed, below the needle, was practised by the compassmakers of Nuremberg in the 16th century, and by Stevinus of Bruges about 1600.
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  • These men were specially Service trained at Dehra Dun in the work of surveying, and entered Tibet with a strong wooden box with a specially concealed secret drawer for holding observing instruments, .a prayer wheel with rolls of blank paper instead of prayers in the barrel on which observations might be noted, and lamaic rosaries by the beads of which each hundred paces might be counted.
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  • Many types of mixing machines are obtainable; the favourite type is one in which the materials are placed in a large iron box which is made to rotate, thus tumbling the matrix and aggregate over each other again and again.
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  • Indeed, this is bound to happen more or less, but it is guarded against by lowering the concrete slowly in a special box, the bottom of which is opened as it reaches the ground on which the concrete is to be laid.
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  • For small work the box can be replaced by a canvas bag secured by a special tripping noose which can be loosened when the bag has reached the ground.
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  • But in order to obtain an adequate field of view, the mirrors, and therefore the box, had to be made somewhat large, and in the close-quarters conditions of trench warfare even the few inches by which they projected over the parapet or ether cover made them sufficiently obvious to draw fire.
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  • A neat rainguard made of sheet metal, to the same curve as the body of the periscope and almost 8 inches long, is attached to the upper prism box by two spring straps.
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  • When in use, it is held at right angles to the periscope above the upper window by a bayonet catch; when not in use, it is lowered and sprung round the body of the periscope just below the upper prism box.
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  • The modern submarine periscope consists essentially of a long tube, the top of which is just above the water when diving, while the lower end passes through a stuffing box on the shell of the boat into the control-room.
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  • The Greek myth (Hesiod, Works and Days, 90) alleged that mortals lived "without ill diseases that give death to men" till the cover was lifted from the box of Pandora.
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  • The furnace consisted of a flat, rectangular, firebrick box, packed with a layer of finely-powdered charcoal 2 in.
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  • The Heroult cell consists of a square iron or steel box lined with carbon rammed and baked into a solid mass; at the bottom is a cast-iron plate connected with the negative pole of the dynamo, but the actual working cathode is undoubtedly the layer of already reduced and molten metal that lies in the bath.
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  • If a living edging is adopted, by far the best is afforded by the dwarf box planted closely in line.
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  • The vessel may be a flower-pot sawn in two, so that the halves may be bound together when used, or it may be a flower-pot or box with a side slit which will admit the shoot; this vessel is to be filled compactly with suitable porous earth, the opening at the slit being stopped by pieces of slate or tile.
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  • Clip box edgings.
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  • If roots have been placed in cellars, attention must be given to ventilation, which can be done by making a wooden box, say 6 by 8 in., to run from the ceiling of the cellar to the eaves of the building above.
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  • Here the charging machine lifts one box at a time from its car, pushes it through the momentarily opened furnace door, and empties the metal upon the hearth of the furnace by inverting the box, which it then replaces on its car.
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  • In the latter method a 15% solution of caustic soda is used, and the electrodes are made of iron; the cell is packed in a wooden box, surrounded with sand, so that the temperature is kept at about 70° C.; the solution is replenished, when necessary, with distilled water.
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  • See Thomire, Notes historiques sur Sarreguemines (Strassburg, 1887); and Box, Notice sur le pays de la Saare (Nancy, 1903).
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  • The badger-ward, who was usually attached to a bear-garden, kept his badger in a large box.
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  • pull it out of its box, within a given number of minutes.
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  • As soon as the dog succeeded in doing this the animals were parted, often by the attendants biting their tails, and the badger was again shut up in his box, which, at a signal from the time-keeper, was again opened.
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  • In one house also a whole box was found filled with written tablets - diptychs and triptychs - containing the record of the accounts of a banker named L.
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  • Then stealthily entering the box, he discharged a pistol at the head of the president from behind, the ball penetrating the brain.
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  • The short streak of light thus obtained moves with Mirror, .l 4,Stindd Boom Balance Weight, j/?/?j?jj/ Masonry Column Lamp Br.mide Paper_ On- Need,Le o 0 the movement of the boom over a second slit perpendicular to the first and made in the lid of a box containing clockwork driving a band of bromide paper.
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  • Once more, however, a desperate attempt was made, by the fable of the "black box," to establish Monmouth's claims; and once more these claims were met by Charles's public declarations in the Gazette that he had never been married but to the queen.
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  • of Poland, as a hunting box, and was often the scene of brilliant festivities.
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  • The village has woollen mills, knitting mills, stereoscope, box, and collar and cuff factories and machine shops.
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  • In the latter the artist provides a model in plaster from which the founder takes a mould within an encircling box.
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  • When abroad he sought out varieties of grasses, trees, rice and olives for American experiment, and after his return from France received yearly for twenty-three years, from his old friend the superintendent of the Jardin des plantes, a box of seeds, which he distributed to public and private gardens throughout the United States.
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  • An oblong metallic box fitted with pivots, whose bearings are attached to the triangular beams, forms the tube for two parallel telescopes; these are separated throughout their length by a metallic diaphragm.
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  • An hour circle attached to E P and a declination circle attached to the box containing the mirror N, both of which can be read or set from E, complete the essentials of the instrument.
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  • A flanged cast-iron box, strongly r i bbed and open on one side, forms the centre of the polar axis.
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  • One pivot of the polar axis is attached to the lower end of this box, and a strong hollow metal cone, terminating in the other pivot, forms the upper part of the polar axis.
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  • The declination axis passes through the two opposite sides of the central box.
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  • The heated products of combustion from the burner B impinge on a metal box H, through which water is circulating, and then pass downwards and outwards through a spiral cooler which reduces them practically to the atmospheric temperature.
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  • flows through the spiral coolers N and M, and finally through the box H, where it is well mixed before passing the outflow thermometer P. As soon as a steady state is reached, the difference of temperature between the outflow and inflow thermometers, multiplied by the current of water in grammes per minute gives the heat per minute supplied by combustion.
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  • The Power Was Transmitted To The Paddles By Bevel Wheels F, G, Rotating A Spindle Passing Through A Stuffing Box In The Bottom Of The Calorimeter.
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  • For charging in parallel a number of jars are collected in a box, and all the outside coatings are connected together metallically and all the inside coatings brought to one common terminal.
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  • The box should be of glass or stoneware or other non-conducting material.
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  • It has been found, however, that very efficient condensers can be made with compressed air as dielectric. If a number of metal plates separated by small distance pieces are enclosed in an iron box which is pumped full of air to a pressure, say, of 10o lb.
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  • Into the " rocker " and the " tom " the miner shovelled dirt, rocking it as he poured in water, catching the gold on riffles set across the bottom of his box; thus imitating in a wooden box the work of nature in the rivers.
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  • Other trees are the juniper, willow, green ash, box elder, scrub oak, wild plum and wild cherry.
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  • A metal box has a metal strip B suspended from a block or insulator by means of a bit of sulphur or amber S, and to it is fastened a strip of gold-leaf L.
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  • The electroscope is provided with a charging rod C. In a dry atmosphere sulphur or amber is an early perfect insulator, and hence if the air in the interior of the box is kept dry by calcium chloride, the electroscope will hold its charge for a long time.
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  • If then the strip of gold-leaf is raised or lowered in potential it moves to or from the plate P, and its movement can be observed by a microscope through a hole in the side of the box.
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  • Sliding Cont?,zct (lateral): Skew-Bevel Wheels.An hyperboloid of revolution is a surface resembling a sheaf or a dice box, generated by the rotation of a straight iAn line round an axis from which it is at a constant distance, - c and to which it is inclined at -~- a constant angle.
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  • irvis, a box or chest), a term for various forms of receptacle.
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  • It is a silver casket or lady's toilet box, in which were found an ampulla and other small objects, enriched with niello-work.5 From Roman times till the end of the 16th century the art of working in niello seems to have been constantly practised in some part at least of Europe, while in Russia and India it has survived to the present day.
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  • The upper part of the staple, called the nut, answered the same purpose as the head in the older kind of wooden press, and was in fact a box with a female screw in which the screw of the spindle worked.
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  • On the return of the bar the platen is raised by a spiral spring, placed in a box and fixed at the head of the press.
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  • 512 sqq.; Oesterley and Box, p. 96 seq.
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  • 171-183); Bousset, op. cit.; Oesterley and Box, op. cit.
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  • To meet this obstacle P. Manhes proposed elevated side tuyeres, which could be kept clear by punching through gates in a wind box.
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  • This value represented about 200,000 box trees and quite as many others.
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  • The monopoly for cutting and exporting the timber of the Mazandaran forests is leased to European firms, principally for box and oak.
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  • It became a common word for a despatch box in which official papers were kept.
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  • There must also be mentioned the university church, the new university buildings, which occupy the site of the ducal palace (Schloss) where Goethe wrote his Hermann and Dorothea, the Schwarzer Box Hotel, where Luther spent the night after his flight from the Wartburg, and four towers and a gateway which now alone mark the position of the ancient walls.
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  • As in the case of the woman with the precious box of ointment, it is not the gift that merits reward, but the faith that inspires it.
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  • In 1679 Charles denied, in council, his supposed marriage with Lucy Walter, Monmouth's mother, his declarations being published in 1680 to refute the legend of the black box which was supposed to contain the contract of marriage, and told Burnet he would rather see him hanged than legitimize him.
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  • Thus, a shallow tin vessel, such as the lid of a biscuit box, may be levelled and filled with tap-water through a rubber hose.
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  • It consisted of the following parts: - (a) A system of aeroplanes arranged like the capital letter T at a certain upward angle to the horizon and bearing a general resemblance to box kites; (b) a pair of very light propellers driven at a high speed; and (c) an exceedingly light and powerful petrol engine.
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  • The commonest species of trees are such as grow in central Europe, namely, ash, fir, pine, beech, acacia, maple, birch, box, chestnut, laurel, holm-oak, poplar, elm, lime, yew, elder, willow, oak.
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  • The common box is especially prevalent, but the preponderating species are Coniferae, including the Caucasian species Pinus halepensis and P. insignis.
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  • On the Saturday night the ceremony consists of three items: (a) benediction over a cup of wine (common to many other Jewish functions); (b) benediction over a lighted taper, of which possibly the origin is utilitarian, as no light might be kindled on the Sabbath day, but the rite may be symbolical; and (c) benediction over a box of sweet-smelling spices.
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  • It is the chief place of the Abadeh-Iklid district, which has 30 villages; it has telegraph and post offices, and is famed for its carved wood-work, small boxes,light cotton summer shows, trays, sherbet spoons,backgammon, &c., made of the wood of pear and box trees.
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  • Aphrodite, charmed by his beauty, hid the infant in a box and handed him over to the care of Persephone, who afterwards refused to give him up. On an appeal being made to Zeus, he decided that Adonis should spend a third of the year with Persephone and a third with Aphrodite, the remaining third being at his own disposal.
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  • No one is now allowed to see it, though the box in which it lies can be seen or touched through a grating in the little chapel that surrounds it.
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  • If now a small weight, as a penny, be passed through the slot, H, it falls into the small box, I, and causes the lever, J, to turn; the lever, J, which turns in friction wheels at K, and is counterbalanced at 0, carries a toothed segment, L, which actuates a small pinion on the same axle as F, and is free to turn on that axle by a sleeve.
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  • The box, I, has a hinged bottom with a projecting click finger which, as the box de - scends, plays idly over the staves of a ladder arc. When the weight is removed from the platform, the counterbalance, E, causes the finger, G, to run back to its zero position, carrying with it the finger M, and causing the click finger of the box, I, to trip open the bottom of the box and let the penny fall out.
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  • Underneath the top plate of the machine, and strongly framed to it, is a box, which contains the horizontal rods to the ends of which are attached the slides which regu late the flow of sugar from the 8 bottom of the hopper.
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  • These rods pass through holes in the front and back plates of the box, and are furnished with spiral springs, which (when the rods are forced back by hand) are in compression between the back plate of the box and shoulders on the rods.
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  • 4, shows a clutch for a rope-driven pulley A, which runs freely on a bush B on the shaft, and is provided with an enlarged cylindrical nave or clutch box C. A split ring D, carried by the clutch and turning with it, can be thrust against the clutch box by rightand left-handed screws E, so that a sufficient grip is obtained to cause the clutch and the pulley to turn as one piece.
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  • You will receive a box from me on Thursday next by the waggon, that starts from town to-morrow."
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  • In the practical instrument the three arms of the bridge P, Q, and S are generally composed of coils of wire contained in a box, whilst R is the resistance the value of which is to be determined.
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  • in series in the order, 1000, 100, 10, i; 1, 10, 100, 1000, the junctions between each pair being connected to brass blocks, a series of which are mounted upon an ebonite slab that forms the lid of the box.
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  • Hence according to the magnitude of each coil the total resistance may be made anything from I to 9, 10 to 90, or 100 to goo ohms, &c. Three or four of the " dials " thus composed are arranged side by side, the brass blocks being mounted on a slab of ebonite and the coils contained in the box underneath, and they are so joined up that the central block of one dial is connected to the outside block of the next marked O.
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  • The rupture was never healed, and Fox and he had no relations with one another henceforth beyond such formal interviews as took place in the manager's box in Westminster Hall in connexion with the impeachment.
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