Without her magic, her defenses were too limited to stop him.
The defenses the Exemplars gave us must work for anyone trying to kill us.
Darian pierced her defenses twice.
You've had time to assess our defenses and capabilities and now, learn the placement of our strongholds.
We might wipe out the threat to the north and maintain that route, but it would take away from defenses elsewhere.
Her defenses crumbled, and she began to cry.
Xander was silent, recalling how Eden always found a way to push past his defenses enough to manipulate him.
Deidre fled to it, needing something to bolster the defenses that were dropping too fast.
I would ask that you bestow defenses upon them to thwart his inevitable attack.
Taran needs tonight to repair our defenses.
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from the Turkish defenses.
mortars) distributed in the defenses.
The Western Cliffs - -which formed one of Tiyan's natural defenses - -were marked in yellow, and the violent ocean edging the cliffs in blue.
I'm not sure how you made it through the enemy's defenses.
traps and holes in the field, another of Tiyan's defenses against its enemies.
He squinted to survey Tiyan's western defenses.
Vitamin B5 reinforces the body's defenses against stress by supporting the adrenal glands.
aikido techniques involve defenses against weapons.
The air defenses fail to destroy a single enemy aircraft.
antiaircraft defenses were of no avail against bomber hordes like these!
It's a fortified manor house and, despite its apparent defenses, it could never have resisted prolonged assault like a true castle.
It is fascinating to explore the battlements, dark passages and huge basement with an exhibition of England's coastal defenses.
massive cold sores can be a sign that another disease, pneumonia or HIV for example, has weakened the body's defenses.
I searched and searched for such defenses for him until I felt truly compassionate for him, and all of my resentment disappeared.
Louise was then employed as in-house counsel at a large cruise operator to give opinions and draft defenses for personal injury and other claims.
They will also cover existing customers where flood defenses will be completed within five years.
What they really mean, say the cynics, is the trust doesn't want to carry the cost of coastal defenses.
Your body has defenses to prevent bacteria from causing cystitis.
summary decree can only be granted once defenses have been lodged.
defenceal anti-invasion defenses from World War II have dominated the project.
We will develop and deploy effective missile defenses to protect America and our allies from sudden attack.
Nevertheless, the coalition forces are still unable to penetrate the Iraqi defenses.
All attempts by the British troops to break through the Iraqi defenses from the south along the Al-Arab river have yielded not results.
passive defenses must be tailored to the unique characteristics of the various forms of WMD.
missile defenses are a logical adjunct to our traditional policy.
Finally, this report does not provide a comprehensive analysis of theater missile defenses in the Asia-Pacific region.
deploy effective missile defenses to protect America and our allies from sudden attack.
evidential burden of establishing the statutory defenses is placed on the accused.
existing customers where flood defenses will be completed within five years.
flood defenses are designed to take account of high tides.
McMahon said: " Brian's record speaks for itself and his size and power will prove formidable for defenses throughout the A-League.
While the frigates attacked the galleons, Blake's heavier warships sailed into the harbor to bombard the shore defenses.
The Cubans stepped on the gas and started to punch holes in the defenses.
Meanwhile, we have strengthened our defenses here at home, including a comprehensive reorganization of our government to better protect the homeland.
But her defenses were rock solid, the Great Wall of China against Mongol hordes.
impregnable defenses of the cynical hatchet men who confronted them.
On Thursday, large numbers of American and British aircraft were destroying Iraqi air defenses as a prelude to ground incursions.
in-house counsel at a large cruise operator to give opinions and draft defenses for personal injury and other claims.
Britain's defenses are paying an increasingly intolerable price.
Then at Klip's Drift, on the 15th, 900 men of 9th and 16th lancers charged the Boer defenses.
Essentially biological liposuction works because it is possible to trick the immune defenses into thinking that the fat cells are appropriate targets for elimination.
At the turn of the century the harbor defenses at Cork were being rebuilt to take breech loading artillery.
lynchpin of these defenses.
Other triggers cab be changes in host defenses e.g. friction during sexual intercourse inflaming the mucous membranes.
This is broadly aligned on the outer defenses and may be an intra mural walkway used defensively.
osteoclast cells continually replace and repair bone, but the constant call to action issued by the overworked defenses forces this reaction too far.
overtopped defenses and inundated about 3000 homes.
overtopping of defenses.
The first Norman castle was created between the prehistoric defenses: an earth bank surmounted by a timber palisade.
The trouble with new attacking ploys is that defenses seem to be able to find the solution almost instantaneously.
repel invaders by running along the defenses?
coastal squeeze occurs where fixed sea defenses prevent the natural migration of saltmarsh inland as estuaries become subject to sea level rise.
straggleester was held for Parliament in early 1643, but it was a straggling town with inadequate defenses.
syenite rock sea defenses.
Material factor defenses Is the defense tainted by discrimination?
theater missile defenses we need.
theater missile defenses.
torment defenses on a weekly basis.
Five common sandpipers and 20+ turnstones were present on the new sea defenses at Glyne Gap.
Indeed, Bath was not provided with antiaircraft defenses because an attack was considered unlikely.
vigilant eye on my defenses.
PART IV MAINTENANCE OF watercourseS AND SEA DEFENSES Powers of maintenance in relation to designated watercourses and sea defenses 21.
Last year's events of testing and the development of long-range missiles and development of missile defenses have become worrisome.
It would be the second time in a month that Iraqi defenses had brought down one of the American reconnaissance drones.
The defenses were pitiful, reminding me of defenses from relegated teams of recent years.
Do we repel invaders by running along the defenses?
The attackers had to get through a series of castle defenses before reaching this inner sanctum of the castle.
Coastal squeeze occurs where fixed sea defenses prevent the natural migration of saltmarsh inland as estuaries become subject to sea level rise.
Cirencester was held for Parliament in early 1643, but it was a straggling town with inadequate defenses.
Adur Stonecrops The Beadlet Anemones, Actinia equina, in the third image (far right) are from the syenite rock sea defenses.
Meanwhile, these accords will not impede our efforts to develop the capable theater missile defenses we need.
Bill Clinton 's first budget shifted funds from national to theater missile defenses.
On open ground, I would keep a vigilant eye on my defenses.
PART IV MAINTENANCE OF WATERCOURSES AND SEA DEFENSES Powers of maintenance in relation to designated watercourses and sea defenses 21.
Last year 's events of testing and the development of long-range missiles and development of missile defenses have become worrisome.
Does the product help to build up the pet's natural defenses against health problems?
From the tannins in the juice to its effect upon the immune system, pomegranate juice appears to boost the body's own natural defenses against cancer.
Herbalists believe that this creates a natural condition unfavorable to the invading bacterial, allowing the body's defenses time to fight the bacteria naturally.
Watch what defenses and plays other teams run and try to learn from these.
If necessary, neem oil is among the best defenses against leaf miners.
Without regular sleep and good eating habits, the body's natural defenses begin to break down and this leads to a higher incidence rate of colds and flu which can contribute to absenteeism, lack of sleep and grouchiness.
The Covenant, upset with their recent defeat, breeches the Earth's defenses and begin a serious invasion.
At the end, hordes of barbarians attack your civilization, so you'd better spend at least some time working on your defenses.
These people are translated into your population at the end of the level, but you can also put them to work building roads or working in the mines to better your defenses.
These resources lead to better city defenses and technological advances which aid against the barbarians.
Streptococcal infection occurs when bacteria contaminate cuts or open sores or otherwise penetrate the body's natural defenses.
It contains the live, but weakened, poliovirus and because OPV uses the live virus, it has the potential to cause infection in individuals with weak immune defenses (both in the person who receives the vaccine and in close contacts).
This "mucociliary escalator" is one of the principal defenses against lung infection.
Some of these dimensions of personality include level of reality testing and judgment, control and regulation of drives, defenses, conflicts, and level of autonomy.
The chief risk in family therapy is the possible unsettling of rigid personality defenses in individuals or relationships that had been fragile before the beginning of therapy.
They do not kill bacteria; they prevent bacteria from growing, so that the body's natural defenses are better able to deal with an infection.
Such defenses include denial, displacement of feelings, and physical complaints such as fatigue, headaches, and stomachaches.
Because bacteria reproduce so quickly, these defenses can be rapidly passed on through generations of bacteria until almost all are immune to the effects of a particular antibiotic.
Staph bacteria are usually harmless; however, when an injury or a break in the skin enables the organisms to invade the body and overcome the body's natural defenses, consequences can range from minor discomfort to death.
In a healthy body with an adequately functioning immune system, immunoglobulin antibodies bind to the capsule and overcome the bacteria's defenses.
Organisms that cause pneumonia, then, are usually prevented from entering the lungs by virtue of these host defenses.
However, when a large number of organisms are encountered at once or when the immune system is weakened, the usual defenses may be overwhelmed and infection may occur.
Foreign objects can bring infection with them or acquire it and protect it from the body's immune defenses.
When UV rays burn the skin, immune system defenses that identify the burned skin as foreign are triggered.
Toxic points-areas of localized infections such as dental abscesses or infected tonsils-may disturb the normal neutralization and weaken the cellular defenses in pregnant mothers and in children.
Bee pollen can be used to treat allergies by helping to build your body's defenses against the allergen particles, but if you have a known pollen allergy, you should talk to a health care provider before you begin taking the supplement.
Some of the benefits of liquid vitamin C for babies include supporting and enhancing your child's natural defenses against infections and diseases.
Look for holes in your opponent's defenses.
You need to get passed her defenses and speak to her so she will see how great of a guy you are.
However, if she will drop her defenses a little and he's willing to slow down a bit, the end result will be amazing sexual encounters!
This was both costly and presented difficulties since long-distance defenses are communicationally challenged, not to mention expensive, both in long distance phone charges and attorneys billing by the minute for update calls.
However, adopting a natural diet on a daily basis is one of the best defenses against many chronic health conditions and diseases.
One main goal of protein is to provide the body with immeasurable immune defenses.
We need our immune defenses to be in good working order to stay healthy.
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