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  • Feeling the heat come cut-down day, or dealing with the stress of trade rumors.

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  • His gaze lifted, and he recalled vividly the last time he.d seen his parents in this very spot, when they were cut down by bloodthirsty demons during the only period in Immortal history when demons attacked humans.

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  • Why don't you cut down on the troops here?

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  • She found a hand saw in the shed and cut down several small trees and some sumac bushes.

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  • It should have been cut down years ago.

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  • The Greeks held out for a considerable time, but had finally to surrender, probably from want of food, to Simon Maccabaeus, who demolished the Acra and cut down the hill upon which it stood so that it might no longer be higher than the Temple, and that there should be no separation between the latter and the city.

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  • In point of fact, as we look to history, we find that theism has been much simplified and cut down.

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  • Rashdall - we surely cut down Christianity to the limits of theism.

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  • Erysichthon (" tearer up of the earth "), son of Triopas or Myrmidon, having cut down the trees in a grove sacred to the goddess, was punished by her with terrible hunger (Callimachus, Hymn to Demeter; Ovid, Metam.

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  • Scare off the birds, harrow up the weeds, cut down all that shades the crop. Ploughs, waggons, threshing-sledges, harrows, baskets, hurdles, winnowing-fans are the farmer's implements.

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  • 1908, for instance, he rebuked Lord Cromer for uttering grave words of warning, and ridiculed the bare possibility of an Anglo-German conflict in arms. Early in 1909 he had assisted Mr. Lloyd George in the Cabinet in his unsuccessful endeavour to cut down Mr.

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  • or more in height, and near its mouth, at Cleveland, its bed has been cut down through 60 ft.

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  • They bore holes and penetrate into flower-buds and young bolls, causing them to drop. Fortunately the " worms " prefer maize to cotton, and the inter-planting at proper times of maize, to be cut down and destroyed when well infested, is a method commonly employed to keep down this pest.

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  • The courage of the Romans, however, soon overcame such fears; the Britons were put to flight; and the groves of Mona, the scene of many a sacrifice and bloody rite, were cut down.

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  • Cox, the Democratic nominee, also from Ohio; he carried, generally by immense majorities, all the northern states and all but one of the states on the border between North and South, and he cut down materially the Democratic majorities in the South.

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  • The oldest stage-building was erected in the time of Lycurgus; it consisted of a rectangular hall with square projections (1rapauKs vca) on either side; in As= front of this was built in late Greek or early Roman times a stage with a row of columns which intruded upon the orchestra space; a later and larger stage, dating from the time of Nero, advanced still farther into the orchestra, and this was finally faced (probably in the 3rd century A.D.) by the " bema " of Phaedrus, a platform-wall decorated with earlier reliefs, the slabs of which were cut down to suit their new position.

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  • how art thou cut down to the ground, which didst weaken the nations" (Is.

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  • The forests of tropical America have suffered similarly, trees having been injured or destroyed and in some cases cut down in order to secure the immediate increase of supply which was called for by a considerable rise in value.

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  • Yet he is, like Nicias and Phocion, the official man, head of a board of fifteen generals, which he persuades the people to cut down to three.

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  • Wyat took possession of Southwark, and expected to have been admitted into London; but finding the gates shut against him and the drawbridge cut down he marched to Kingston, the bridge at which place had been destroyed.

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  • From the annealing kiln the slabs of glass are transported to the cutting room, where they are cut square, defective slabs being rejected or cut down to smaller sizes.

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  • At Merry Mount, in that part of Braintree which is now Quincy, a settlement was established by Thomas Morton in 1625, but the gay life of the settlers and their selling rum and firearms to the Indians greatly offended the Pilgrims of Plymouth, who in 1627 arrested Morton; soon afterward Governor John Endecott of Massachusetts Bay visited Merry Mount, rebuked the inhabitants and cut down their Maypole.

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  • The vessel (renamed the "Virginia" though it is generally known in history by its original name) was first cut down to the water-line and upon her hull was built a rectangular casemate, constructed of heavy timber (24 in.

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  • Of the Eliot oaks, made famous by Longfellow's sonnet, one was cut down in 1842, the other still stands.

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  • The "Constitution" was a fine ship of 1533 tons, originally designed for a two-decker, but cut down to a frigate.

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  • Although taxation was seconded by a drastic, indeed harsh, reduction of public salaries and wages (which were cut down by one-tenth all round) yet the years 1884, 1887 and 1888 were notable for heavy deficits in the treasury.

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  • Formerly, much of the country was covered with mimosa bush, but the trees were to a large extent cut down by the early white immigrants.

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  • A commission was appointed to consider the best modes of retrenchment, and the outlay on shows and games was cut down to the lowest possible point.

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  • However often the tree may be cut down it never fails to grow again.

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  • Eventually Mexico and New Mexico came to designate the still vaster region of Spanish North America, which (till cut down by changes which have limited the modern republic of Mexico) reached as far as the Isthmus of Panama on the south and took in California and Texas on the north.

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  • The most characteristic weapon of the Mexicans was the maquahuitl or " handwood," a club set with two rows of large sharp obsidian flakes, a well-directed blow with which would cut down man or horse.

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  • The watercourses to-day are, as a rule, longitudinal, following the strike of the weaker strata in paths that they appear to have gained by spontaneous adjustment during the long Mesozoic cycle; but now and again they cross from one longitudinal valley to another by a transverse course, and there they have cut down sharp notches or water-gaps in the hard strata that elsewhere stand up in the long even-crested ridges.

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  • Flanking strata are even better exhibited in the Bighorn Mountains, the front range of northern Wyoming, crescentic in outline and convex to the northeast, like the Laramie Range, but much higher; here heavy sheets of limestone arch far up towards the range crest, and are deeply notched where consequent streams have cut down their gorges.

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  • Farther north in Montana, beyond the gorge of the Missouri river, the structure of the Front Range is altogether different; it is here the carved residual of a great mass of moderately bent Palaeozoic strata, overthrust eastward upon the Mesozoic strata of the plains; instead of exposing the oldest rocks along the axis and the youngest rocks low down on the flanks, the younger rocks of the northern range follow its axis, and the oldest rocks outcrop along its eastern flanks, where they override the much younger strata of the plains; the harder strata, instead of lapping on the mountain flanks in great slab-like masses, as in the Bighorns, form out-facing scarps, which retreat into the mountain interior where they are cut down by outfiowing streams.

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  • The first blow towards its gradual contraction was struck when Napoleon ordered 22,000 oaks to be cut down in it to build the celebrated Boulogne flotilla for the invasion of England.

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  • apart), and either cut down all at once, when the required height is attained.

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  • Endecott experienced some trouble with the previous settlers and with Thomas Morton's settlement at "Merry Mount" (Mount Wollaston, now Quincy), where, in accordance with his strict Puritanical tenets, he cut down the maypole and dispersed the merry makers.

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  • This upper shoot is at the next winter pruning to be cut down to within about a foot of the point whence it sprung, and its buds rubbed off except the upper one for a leader, and one on each side just below it to furnish another pair of side shoots; these being trained in position, the tree would appear as in fig.

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  • Sow seed of herbaceous calceolarias; shift heaths, if they require it; cut down pelargoniums past flowering, and plant the cuttings.

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  • The Akbar Shah was originally a stone of 116 carats with Arabic inscriptions engraved upon it; after being cut down to 71 carats it was bought by the gaikwar of Baroda for £35,000.

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  • They are then cut down to about 8 ins.

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  • In northern India, where the weather in the winter months is cold and dry, growth practically ceases, and then the whole area is pruned and cut down to about 16 ins.

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  • The Magyars, unable to cope with a disciplined army, were cut down in great numbers, and those who survived rode in terror from the field.

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  • The Carthaginian dominion was cut down to what it had been before Hannibal's invasion.

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  • Thus in fifty-one years the imperial and Christian territory in Sicily was cut down to a few points on or near the eastern coast, to the Val Demone in short without Messana.

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  • The acacia abounded on the borders of the valley, but the groves were gradually cut down for the use of the carpenter and the charcoal-burner.

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  • More than 300 trees were cut down and experimented with, the species under test embracing ten different kinds of pine and five different varieties of hard-wood trees.

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  • During the Rebellion of 1745, on the approach of Prince Charles Edward from Manchester, the bridge was cut down and the few stragglers who ventured that way seized.

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  • He reduced the army, cut down the soldiers' pay, failed to keep up the supply of war material, and neglected the frontier fortresses at a time when the Seljuk Turks were pressing hard upon the eastern portion of the empire.

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  • This caused a breach between him and the Whigs; but he gradually returned to his allegiance to them when they practically abolished Irish tithes, cut down the revenues of the established church and endeavoured to secularize the surplus.

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  • The adherents of Aristobulus seized and held the temple mount against the Romans, but on the Day of Atonement of the year 63 B.C. their position was stormed and the priests were cut down at the altars (Jos.

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  • It is common to cut down the green wheat and barley before the ear forms, for fodder, and the repetition of this, with barley at least, is said not to injure the grain crop. Bellew gives the following statement of the manner in which the soil is sometimes worked in the Kandahar district: - Barley is sown in November; in March and April it is twice cut for fodder; in June the grain is reaped, the ground is ploughed and manured and sown with tobacco, which yields two cuttings.

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  • Specimens have been cut down that were estimated to be 1300 and even 2200 years old; many trees standing are presumably 2500 years old.

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  • in length; this is cut down to about 18 in.

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  • Like him he had little inclination to the orthodox church, and favored Mazdak, the founder of a communistic sect which had made headway among the people and might be used as a weapon against the nobles, of whom Mazdak demanded that they should cut down their luxury and distribute their superfluous wealth.

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  • The more slender roots are generally left, and the stem is cut down near to the ground, the crown of the root being covered with leaves and earth.

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  • Few other regions have so many large lakes so variously ' This condition results from the fact that Maine and the adjacent region were worn down nearly to sea-level by stream erosion, except certain peaks and ridges inland; then the region was elevated and numerous river valleys were cut down below the general erosion surface formed before.

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  • A young telegraph clerk sent the news to Umballa, continuing to :signal until he was cut down at his post.

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  • The rest were cut down on the field or scattered in the pursuit and tat nightfall the Royalist army had ceased to exist.

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  • The usual barbarities practised upon him after he had been cut down from the gallows were inflicted on a body from which all life had already fled.

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  • Though an eclipse of the sun prevented his bringing with him more than a handful of troops, he overthrew the tyrant's far superior force on the ridge of Cynoscephalae; but wishing to slay Alexander with his own hand, he rushed forward too eagerly and was cut down by the tyrant's guards.

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  • How much truth there is in what is a plausible and a favourite story can never be known, but it is certain that tradition marked a tree as that from which the apple fell, till 1820, when, owing to decay, the tree was cut down and its wood carefully preserved.

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  • The Spaniards rushed out suddenly, and the Peruvians, astonished and defenceless, were cut down in hundreds.

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  • It is a series of steep, tabletopped hills, cut down to a kind of terrace which lies between them and the river.

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  • Acts is indeed of interest in showing us Paulinism in a later stage; the writer wishes to reproduce his great master's thought, but his Paulinism is simplified and cut down.

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  • ance in the field was soon at an end; the starving out policy of Carew and Mountjoy was employed against the guerrillas, and the soldiers were furnished with scythes to cut down the green corn.

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  • This inquiry proved, what few in Ireland doubted, that the prices paid for occupancy interest or tenant right increased as the landlord's rent was cut down.

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  • They are divided by picturesque valleys, which, in same instances, have been cut down to sea-level and afford landing-places.

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  • The form of trial was soon discontinued, and the victims were sent to the guillotine or shot or cut down in the prisons en masse.

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  • The food industry is trying to slowly cut down on salt without making things taste too bland.

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  • They installed high-energy air filters and stucco ceilings to cut down on odors and noise.

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  • This machine is used to cut down the stench of used diapers in the nursery.

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  • The redcoats were cut down and their bodies fell into the dismal swamp on either side of the narrow gangplank.

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  • marcher lordship was in royal hands, overmighty subjects had been cut down and charters of emancipation issued to north Wales.

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  • pannier racks have had holes drilled in to every panel to cut down on the load.

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  • patrician arrogance which simply begged to be cut down to size.

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  • Many small saplings have been uprooted or cut down to make lines easier.

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  • Many have been cut down for entirely spurious reasons.

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  • A further flush of flowering may occur from September to October if new shoots develop on the cut down stumps left in cereal stubble.

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  • Even if you're the world's strictest vegan, you could probably cut down on your use of fossil fuels, or plastics.

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  • The system will cut down on flight problems caused by bad weather enabling planes to land in low cloud.

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  • This, however, was Wellington's policy; and, having permitted Russia to go to war alone in 1828, nothing remained for him but to treat Greece as a pawn in Russia's hands, and to cut down the territory of the Greek kingdom to the narrowest possible limits, as if the restoration to the sultan of an inaccessible mountain-tract, inhabited by the bitterest of his enemies, could permanently add to the strength of the Ottoman empire.

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  • Not less active was Sir Edgar Vincent, the financial adviser, who kept a firm hold on the purse-strings and ruthlessly cut down expenditure in all departments except that of irrigation (see Finance).

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  • Every tree that bringeth not forth good fruit is cut down and cast into the fire " (cf.

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  • The head (or right wing) and centre were not closely engaged, and their fleeter opponents had time to ride off, but the rear of the column carried all before it in its impetuous onset, and cut down the Saracens in great numbers.

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  • His salary of IOO a year was cut down by taxation to 90; he had to provide his own instruments, and to instruct, into the bargain, two boys from Christ's hospital.

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  • Before I had done I was more the friend than the foe of the pine tree, though I had cut down some of them, having become better acquainted with it.

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  • How can you expect the birds to sing when their groves are cut down?

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  • When the farmers could not get to the woods and swamps with their teams, and were obliged to cut down the shade trees before their houses, and, when the crust was harder, cut off the trees in the swamps, ten feet from the ground, as it appeared the next spring.

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  • Bogucharovo lay in a flat uninteresting part of the country among fields and forests of fir and birch, which were partly cut down.

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  • You can cut down on pure fat by reducing extras, such as salad dressings and butter on bread.

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  • These can be cut down or spliced together to make the right size parts for our saloon windows.

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  • In 1995, the Council cut down shrubs and strung lights in the trees to minimize the spaces in which sex participants could hide.

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  • She wondered if learning to sign could also cut down on toddler tantrums by giving very young children a way to communicate.

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  • Once the cuttings are inserted into the soil, I trim the remaining leaves in half to cut down on transpiration loss.

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  • Even if you 're the world 's strictest vegan, you could probably cut down on your use of fossil fuels, or plastics.

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  • The Institute for Public Policy Research says such a tax would force firms to cut down on wasteful packaging.

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  • No-one except wooden boatbuilders wants curved wood, so every time a tree is cut down the wonky bits get chopped up for firewood.

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  • Susan needs to hire someone to cut down that large pine bough hanging over the power lines.

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  • This will drastically cut down on her risk of tooth decay.

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  • If you use a dry diaper pail, adding a few drops or tea tree or lavender oils or placing dryer sheets or baking soda into the pail can cut down on the odor.

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  • Add Borax, baking soda, or tea tree oil to cut down on odors.

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  • This chainsaw is ideal for homeowners who are looking to cut down on gas consumption this year, but still require a chainsaw with enough power to cut firewood.

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  • Polarized lenses cut down on glare and create contrast so that you're able to react more quickly.

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  • It lets you cut down on those last minute trips the night before a party for someone you forgot.

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  • The money order can arrive same day, typically in minutes, or you can arrange for it to arrive in three business days using your bank account, which will help cut down on processing and shipping fees.

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  • If not, I recommend you have that done immediately as it will cut down on the aggression.

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  • One alternative is to put a mat in front of the box or purchase a box with stairs that cut down on the amount of litter being tracked into your home.

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  • However, knowing one way or another about your application can not only give you peace of mind, it can cut down on the waiting process for your card as well.

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  • You save bookkeeping costs and time, since the reports are comprehensive and cut down on the amount of in-house recordkeeping you have to do.

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  • They help eliminate waste and excess wrapping paper and they can cut down on shopping time.

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  • If you can gather some information on your own, you will cut down on the amount of time you will need to consult with your attorney.

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  • For example, timber that is cut down must be replaced with new trees, but new trees take time to grow.

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  • You will save money and cut down on dangers for small children.

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  • Not only does this cut down on fuel consumption, it can make driving more pleasant too.

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  • Reusable grocery bags are best for food shopping and cut down on household waste, too.

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  • Buy food and other products locally to cut down on fuel consumption and support local farmers and manufacturers.

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  • Owning and driving a hybrid will cut down on emissions and carbon dioxide released into the air we all breathe.

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  • Trees collect and store carbon dioxide that is released immediately back into the atmosphere when they are cut down.

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  • There are steps that everyone can take to cut down on the use of water that can have a positive impact on conservation.

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  • One sure way to reduce costs is to cut down on your printing.

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  • We cut down trees to build homes and make paper and other products, but the practice of cutting down vast swaths of forest, known as deforestation, is detrimental to the environment.

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  • Filling your grocery cart with local products can also cut down on air pollution.

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  • Reduce production emissions and cut down on pollution by saving energy in your home.

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  • Recycling paper, glass or plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and other products is another way you can save energy and cut down on emissions from factories that contribute to air pollution.

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  • Trees are still being cut down in large numbers for all kinds of products.

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  • Green design can also encompass architecture, ensuring things like proper insulation to cut down on energy costs and installing means for solar power.

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  • In fact, it may cut down on your hurried morning ritual since the makeup is all contained in one package and used with corresponding brushes.

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  • Boolean operators such as quotation marks will help you cut down on unhelpful results.

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  • While you may find that doing the job yourself will cut down on costs, in most cases it leads to higher repair bills.

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  • While you can put your child's lunch items into Ziploc baggies, you can cut down on costs by purchasing some small Tupperware or Gladware containers.

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  • It doesn't matter if it's January, at least you will have cut down on one less person you need to buy for when Christmas rolls around again.

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  • You can purchase artificial ones to cut down on cost.

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  • That way, you cut down the amount you will have to pay in interest because you will pay it off earlier than you would by paying only the minimum.

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  • Additionally, you will cut down your risk of heart disease and other diet-related illnesses.

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  • Soy milk is a source of vegan protein as well as good for people looking to cut down on the amount of dairy products in their diet.

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  • Try to find styles without too many ruffles or embellishments as these types of dresses can't be cut down or worn again for other dressy occasions.

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  • If you're sure your bridesmaid dress won't be worn again in its present state, you might bring it to an alterations expert to have it cut down into a shorter "dressy" dress.

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  • To cut down on the amount of work involved, have several bridesmaids or close friends of the bride create the invitations in an assembly line fashion.

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  • It does cut down on the romance factor, but could keep the bride or groom from breaking down at the front of the church.

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  • You won't be able to get married abroad with absolutely no planning ahead, but you will be able to significantly cut down on the planning, quite possibly the expense, and probably the stress involved with a wedding.

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  • To help cut down on labor time, have everything ready to go when you are allowed into the site to prepare.

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  • Looking into creating a registry online can cut down on wedding stress and free up time for completing other errands on a wedding planning checklist.

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  • Purchase small round or oval frames from discount stores to cut down on the cost.

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  • Have you ever felt you should CUT down on your drinking?

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  • Have you ever felt you should cut down on your drinking?

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  • Together, you can make a plan for you to cut down or quit.

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  • Do you desire to cut down on your alcohol use and can't?

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  • Nicotine addicts may be able to cut down on their use of the drug, and eventually eliminate it from their daily life.

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  • Repeated instances of trying to cut down on computer time and failing to do so.

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  • Another reason is that the person is constantly looking for ways to cut down on calories by finding foods or meals that make that possible.

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  • The good news is that it isn't impossible to cut down your sugar intake; you just need a few tips to get you started.

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  • Or, if you are buying winter wear because you live in a snowy climate, you want to cut down on the amount of winter colds if you can.

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  • The raglans are often worn solo for practice, both for comfort and to cut down on unnecessary laundering.

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  • Other parents believe that they are a childhood must, because they can cut down on everyday accidents caused by slipping and sliding.

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  • Party dresses are already fun celebratory items, but when they are cut down to diminutive infant sizes the cute factor increases, as often does the fluff and flounce.

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  • You can also cut down old socks to turn into leg warmers, which is the ultimate in both thrift and recycling!

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  • The school has recently launched a new green initiative to cut down on energy and resource consumption and reduce its footprint through the use of a strategic energy plan.

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  • Consider living at home to cut down on boarding costs.

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  • Also, keep in mind that many families cruise while school is out, so booking during the school year may cut down on how many children are onboard when you sail.

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  • Daily vacuuming and dusting will also help cut down on irritants.

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  • You can also offer less fattening treats to help cut down on weight gain.

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  • The vests cut down on the available surface area for petting.

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  • If a plant is cut down close to the ground, there soon spring up a number of young shoots, which can be taken off as cuttings, and which strike with freedom.

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  • All the kinds are of the easiest culture in moist, loamy soils, the best kinds being hardy (at least, at the root), and growing again if cut down by frost.

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  • America; these graceful shrubs are worth a place in the range of southern country, while they thrive in free soil and sheltered lawns, but are often cut down in severe winters.

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  • Even in the mild districts it is cut down during severe winters, but it usually shoots up again strongly in the returning spring.

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  • If not checked by late spring frosts at Bitton, it comes into blossom early in September, and continues to flower till cut down by frost.

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  • It is of rapid growth, and if badly cut down during a severe winter generally grows again in the following summer.

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  • Unedo grows 20 feet high or more in the coast districts, but inland it is cut down in severe winters.

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  • This is one of the kinds that might be cut down annually where plentiful, so as to get the fine effect of the foliage on the young vigorous stems.

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  • One of the first to bloom in spring, and the last flowers are only cut down by autumn frosts.

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  • It is not a hardy plant, and is cut down by severe frost.

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  • Raised beds cut down on yard work and keep the mess from the garden more organized and contained.

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  • Also, you can take precautionary measures like drying the shower walls and doors after each shower to cut down on humidity and standing water.

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  • Guards do cut down on the need to climb up a ladder and scoop debris from the eaves; but they do not eliminate it.

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  • These aluminum screens cut down the amount of fine debris that would have previously ended up in the gutter.

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  • Environmentally Sound - No trees are ever cut down to create TimberTech products.

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  • Without seeking professional help, this will enable you to cut down on extra work, like having to cut tile or your shower surround, and probably save you money too.

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  • Manufacturers claim that retractable awnings can lower the temperature of a room and possibly help to cut down on home heating and cooling bills.

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  • While this way of cleaning air ducts may cut down on the dust that enters your living space, consider renting professional air duct cleaning equipment to thoroughly clean the ductwork.

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  • Dusting and vacuuming with a HEPA vacuum will also cut down on dust in the air and help to keep your air ducts clean in the future.

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  • This is beneficial, since it will cut down on your countertop maintenance over time.

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  • If you own an old house with old windows, or your windows leak air or moisture for any reason, there are a number of ways you can seal that window and cut down your heating or cooling costs.

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  • Use a cut down tile beneath the bullnose at the front apron of the granite for the best edge results.

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  • As mentioned earlier, a lot of conventionally grown coffee beans are no longer grown in the shade, meaning that trees had to be cut down in order to produce the coffee.

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  • By choosing organic skin care products, you further cut down on the toxic chemicals in your body while giving your skin the nourishment it needs to maintain youthful vitality well into the future.

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  • Lower Use of Pesticides - Those choosing to purchase genetically altered seeds may be able to cut down on the amount of pesticides they use.

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  • Donning a pair of safety glasses with this shade of tint will cut down on glare and reduce the risk of eye strain.

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  • An alternative style or different styling products might cut down on your styling and drying time.

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  • That way you get the length you want, but cut down on some of the volume.

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  • You may also want to select a few pieces which you can mix or match to cut down on the amount of clothes you need to pack for your travel.

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  • Upon request, they will even match singles with roommates to cut down on costs and provide companionship.

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  • An afternoon siesta may be tempting, however, if you are having difficulty sleeping, you may need to cut down on your naptime or eliminate naps altogether.

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  • Always wash your hands before taking the lenses out or putting them in to cut down on the risk for eye infection.

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  • Some lenses come with a special coating on them to cut down on the glare from the sun and ensure the clearest vision you can get out there.

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  • Polarized lenses: Polarized lenses are also important because they are specifically made to cut down on dangerous glare that comes from sunlight and sunlit surfaces.

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  • These glasses are specialized and come with an anti glare coating to help cut down glare when driving.

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  • Polarized sun readers will help to cut down glare while you enjoy some of your favorite activities.

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  • Polarized lenses, and by extension, polarized readers, contain a special coating that helps to cut down on light and glare.

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  • Whether you are driving on a sunny day or racing downhill, you can count on your stylish Oakleys to cut down on any harmful glare that you might encounter.

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  • What makes rose colored lenses important is the way they interact with bright light; these lenses draw sharper contrasts between objects while helping to cut down significant amounts of glare.

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  • Be aware of what you're purchasing to cut down on disappointment for yourself, your friends, or your customers.

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  • Polarized lenses cut down on the glare from reflected light, giving you a clearer view of the road or any obstacles that may be in your way.

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  • Anti-reflective treatment: This treatment option can reduce eye fatigue and cut down on glare from the sun as well as while watching television using a computer.

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  • Not only will you be able to correct your vision for reading in bright outdoor light, you'll cut down on the glare that often accompanies reading outside.

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  • Note that several of these styles are polarized, so they are perfect for when you are driving or any time when you need to cut down on glare.

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  • The polarized lenses are, of course, designed to drastically cut down on glare and sharpen the detail of the images you see.

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  • Whether you want a slight tint to cut down on the glare from the computer or you want a deeper tint for reading at the beach or on your patio, there are tinted readers that will work for you.

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  • This can be cut down with patience and practise but even then it doesn't change the fact that a mouse is a more accurate way to play certain games such as First Person Shooters and Real Time Strategy titles.

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  • Taking precautions against colds and bronchial infections (washing hands, not sharing dishes, avoiding sick people) can cut down on stridor from infective causes.

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  • Changes to the diet can also cut down on episodes of dizziness in susceptible people.

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  • C: Have you ever felt the need to cut down on your drinking?

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  • Prevention involves the usual standards of good hygiene to cut down on the number of colds an individual catches.

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  • Although prompt tick removal will cut down on the chance of contracting RMSF, removal requires great care.

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  • When you do master the art of threading your own brows, the expense of having unwanted hair removed from that area will be cut down to the cost of a spool of thread.

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  • Don't add extra products to the hair as it can weigh the cut down or accentuate the layers too much.

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  • Other common trends in emo hair include heavy bangs and razored ends to cut down on the volume at the ends of the hair.

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  • While blow drying, make use of that nozzle that comes with your blow dryer as it helps to cut down on frizz, however, note that you can get a frizz-free look without it.

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  • The cash-out refinance option comes in handy when you want to cut down on high interest rates that are charged on your existing loans or other debt.

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  • Origami for kids will cut down on costs for toys, while teaching children to reuse everything they can.

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  • By memorizing how to make a squash fold and recognizing a reverse fold, you can cut down on the amount of time and effort that goes into a figure.

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  • Angelina's now rumored to be on a high-risk pregnancy alert, with orders to cut down on her grueling work schedule.

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  • Using a basal body temperature monitor can cut down on the time required.

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  • Cover ups offer an excellent way to cut down on sun exposure while also hiding any of your trouble zones.

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  • In a land that worships the sun, the Brazilian bikini is cut down to the bare minimum for maximum exposure in every sense of the word.

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  • Add a tightly woven beach hat and you greatly cut down the likelihood of anyone suffering a painful sunburn.

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  • The sides are cut to nearly the waist, accentuating the leg, and the back is cut down to the sacrum, allowing for a full back tan.

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  • Bicycle racers appreciate the way these shirts cut down on wind drag and improve their race times.

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  • With superior fabrics and twenty-first century engineering, these suits can help increase an athlete's stamina and cut down on drag (resistance in water).

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  • A good set of lenses can help cut down on water distortion and improve your underwater vision.

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  • While you may still have some classic beach issues to deal with, such as sand in the swimsuit, you can nonetheless cut down on the amount of cleanup at the end of the day.

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  • Of course, ponds and rivers will have fecal matter from fish and fowl in them, which can cut down on some of the enjoyment.

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  • This can cut down on any potential frustration.

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  • The bad news is that too much of it is dangerous for your system, so your body releases insulin to cut down the sugar.

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  • Establish a place for important items and it will cut down on the frustration of trying to remember where you put them.

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  • Shopping at these stores can significantly cut down on your shopping time.

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  • That helps to cut down on panty lines and makes your dress fall beautifully.

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  • They cut down on cooking time and save energy.

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  • They also reduce smells and cut down on germs and bacteria, making your home a cleaner, healthier place.

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  • Rotisserie grills are a great way to cut down on the fat content of your food, and these versatile appliances can be used for a variety of recipes.

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  • Having the t-shirts printed locally can cut down on costs.

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  • If you have children, let them help with the assembly process to cut down on the amount of time required.

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  • St. Boniface, who converted the German people to Christianity, came across a group of pagans worshipping an oak tree and cut down their tree in anger.

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  • While the allure of a traditional outing to cut down the family Christmas tree may be hard to resist, it can end up being more pain than pleasurable holiday custom.

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  • Whether you bake all your cookies in your jammies, cut down on your shopping list or have a family photo taken in them, the memories you create will last a lifetime.

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  • He was so taken aback by the beauty of it all that he cut down a tree, took it home and decorated it with candles.

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  • Environmentally friendly - Not only are they made from recycled plastics, but you're saving a real tree from being cut down each year.

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  • Use the particular graphic you want as part of the search terms to help cut down on the amount of results.

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  • Online ads can cut down on the time it takes to meet people one-on-one in person, allowing you to only spend your small amount of free time you have a legitimate conneciton with, or at least the potential for a solid relationship.

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  • There is always a chance that you will encounter swindlers but choosing a reputable dating site will cut down on the possibility of having your heart broken by someone with less than good intentions.

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  • If you worry about sweating because of a long walk with all that weight against your back, a backpack with a mesh backing will cut down on the heat.

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  • To cut down on the cost of invitations, consider using postcards instead of cards with envelopes.

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  • Avoiding triggers can help cut down on the amount of cold sores a child gets.

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  • But if your child does happen to get the herpes virus, you can help cut down on outbreaks and ease pain through various treatments.

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  • While it's not a discount on the clothing, it can significantly cut down on the final cost for parents who need to keep their budget in line.

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  • Despite the high cost of many prescription drugs, there are ways to cut down on your costs, regardless of whether you have prescription drug insurance.

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  • This can cut down on your total bill significantly while allowing you a night out.

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  • This approach to cooking will drastically cut down on the amount of food you waste.

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  • It can also cut down on the amount of sweets and treats you consume, as many are an impulse buy.

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  • Plan each week's meals around a few key ingredients to cut down on waste.

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  • If you start making a detailed shopping list each week and take care to make sure leftovers are clearly labeled, you should drastically cut down on the amount of waste in your kitchen.

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  • Remember that entertainment is always an area that can be cut down to virtually nothing, because many people waste money on entertainment.

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  • Antimicrobial agents will cut down on smell arising from sweaty feet and day-after-day use.

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  • However, if you are approaching the city by motor vehicle, consider parking it in nearby Mestre and then taking a bus or train from here (as this will cut down on your traffic congestion problem and your parking costs).

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  • There are several ways to cut down the costs.

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  • If you intend to spend your days tanning and swimming, then look for waterfront hotels to help cut down on travel time to the beach.

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  • Refilling cartridges can also help cut down on the number of used cartridges collecting in our landfills.

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  • Not only will this assist him in preparing your taxes, but it will also cut down preparation fees if he bills hourly.

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  • Getting an idea of what to expect from various dealerships can help cut down on the time spent searching for your new vehicle.

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  • Another way to cut down on cleaning time is to properly store the cushions during the winter season.

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  • This is a great way to cut down on your crafting costs and introduce children to the concept of reducing your carbon footprint.

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  • Holding the cardboard, move in two inches from each side edge and cut down three inches from the top on each side.

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  • I dramatically cut down on my sugar consumption after only two weeks.

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  • It's also a good idea to cut down on saturated fats and eliminate trans fats from your diet, especially if you are trying to lose weight.

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  • Whether you drink diet soda or regular soda, there are lots of reasons to cut down on consumption regardless of this study on diet soda and heart disease.

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  • It's important to cut down on processed foods when taking part in the Dash diet.

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  • Whenever possible, try to cut down on saturated fat by making good choices.

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  • In some cases, you can find sports bras built into tanks to cut down on the number of layers you'll have to wear.

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  • To call the Fitbit a weight-loss aid would be to cut down the value of this device tremendously.

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  • It is meant to cut down on the costs of insuring vehicles across the industry.

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  • To cut down on costs, you may consider having a higher deductible if you and your family have been in good health.

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  • There are few better ways that drivers can do something to proactively cut down the cost of their insurance.

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  • Providing all of this information to the state can cut down on the number of follow-up questions that the state will need to ask, and it will greatly streamline the application process.

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  • Beach condo insurance is a relatively specialized type of homeowners insurance, so a broker may be able to cut down the time it takes the find the best policy at the best price.

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  • They cut down on breast movement, which can attract unwanted attention.

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  • Bras specifically designed for sports (as opposed to regular bras designed for fashion) reduced the amount of breast movement and cut down on deceleration forces in the breasts.

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  • It cut down the amount of shopping they needed to do considerably.

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  • It won't duplicate the tight, toned look you'd get at the gym and it won't make you skinny if you're not, but it can help disguise flab and cut down on jiggle, which may be all you need.

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  • Finding thongs with little or no embellishments will also cut down on their visibility.

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  • Trying bras on is the best way to find out what works, but knowing what to look for can cut down on time spent in the dressing room.

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  • Yelling, screaming and trying to cut down the opposition with rage and energy can and have been effective and if nothing else can offer a subculture a theme, a message to hang on, a way to remember to keep fighting.

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  • Keep the guest list manageable to cut down on the number of favors.

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  • Shopping early for your non-perishable or freezable food items can cut down on your party costs.

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  • Make bug spray available to party guests, and consider burning citronella candles and/or tiki torches with citronella liquid to cut down on unwanted critters.

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  • Many of them are in college when these birthdays hit, which can cut down on the funds and space for a bash, but add friends and a sense of freedom.

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  • If you want to cut down on the cost of your mother's surprise birthday party by finding free invitations, you can either use a free electronic service or make the cards yourself.

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  • However, choosing designs carefully can help cut down on ink costs.

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  • These 25 were cut down to eight finalists, and five were eventually selected to become the new band O-Town.

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  • The Old Man setting up a "cuss" jar in an attempt to cut down on the amount of swearing done by the shop's employees.

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  • You can always cut down a larger piece, if necessary.

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  • They cut down the nicks and cuts common with blade razors.

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  • You can cut down on this issue by using powder very sparingly.

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  • Everyone knows that you have to wear some sunscreen, and it's useful to combine that protection with moisturizer to cut down on product use overall.

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  • Children are especially at higher risk for sunburns, and protecting their delicate skin now will cut down on their risk of skin cancer later in life; multiple blistering sunburns during childhood increases the cancer risk as a person ages.

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  • The earlier and more often people are protected from the harmful rays of the sun, the more they cut down on their risks of getting this disease, which range from mild to life-threatening.

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  • Daily skin care will cut down on blackheads, but when you have an outbreak of these bumps, you can safely remove them.

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  • If you apply ice to a cold sore as soon as you notice it, you may significantly cut down on the time it takes to heal.

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  • Oily diets: Cut down on the amount of oil you consume.

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  • While some companies seem to want to cut down on the use of social media in the workplace, HP has embraced the trend and turned it into a force of productivity for its employees.

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  • Disposable coats can also cut down on expenses.

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  • Some parents on the team may also be able to offer these services to cut down on costs.

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  • Finding well priced soccer uniforms for all players can help a group cut down on the costs associated with running the organization.

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  • This can also help to cut down on the costs associated with buying jerseys.

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  • Make the new keyword phrases as specific as possible to cut down on competition.

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