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discarded Sentence Examples

  • Discarded wrappers and soft drink cans littered the floor, a magazine and a folded newspaper lay between the men on the seat.

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  • I know the motel where they are staying so the cell phone I've already discarded wasn't necessary.

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  • Only Quinn's notes, a few articles of discarded clothing and the recorder remained.

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  • It astonished me to find how much easier it is to talk than to spell with the fingers, and I discarded the manual alphabet as a medium of communication on my part; but Miss Sullivan and a few friends still use it in speaking to me, for it is more convenient and more rapid than lip-reading.

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  • Killing time as I waited, I picked up a discarded newspaper on a vacated seat next to me.

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  • The sea shore is too far to the east so I fear she'll be remanded to a roadside bier of Kudzu and discarded fast food wrappers.

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  • All pomp was distasteful to him and discarded by him.

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  • Hence where reason is discarded by the mystic it is merely reason overleaping itself; it occurs at the end and not at the beginning of his speculations.

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  • The retreating blonde woman's rope and crampons lay discarded at the edge of the path, the bag from their recent purchase crumpled nearby.

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  • The two travelers killed the time picking over a bland lunch and alternating long walks with longer periods of sitting on hard seats, re-reading a discarded newspaper.

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  • Worse, what if he discarded her before she was able to get the gem?

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  • He considered warning the Indian night clerk that they had a real winner wandering out on the sand in the middle of the night but discarded the idea.

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  • If this be so, the case is exactly parallel with that of the Lutheran Churches which, about the same time, had discarded all the "mass vestments" except the alb and chasuble.

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  • " A necropolis," was the comment of her discarded lover when years later the remark was repeated to him.

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  • In Germany the Evangelical Church (outcome of a compromise between Lutherans and Reformed) has, in general, now discarded the old vestments.

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  • Although a most serviceable instrument and cheap as regards maintenance, the " single needle " has (except for railway telegraph purposes) been discarded in favour of the " sounder," to secure the advantage of using one general pattern of apparatus, as far as possible, and to avoid the necessity of two different types of instrument being learnt by the telegraphist.

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  • In 1886 he was made under secretary for foreign affairs; in 1892 he joined the cabinet as chancellor of the duchy of Lancaster; in 1894 he was president of the Board of Trade, and acted as chairman of the royal commission on secondary education; and in Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman's cabinet (1905) he was made chief secretary for Ireland; but in February 1907 he was appointed British ambassador at Washington, and took leave of party politics, his last political act being a speech outlining what was then the government scheme for university reform in Dublin - a scheme which was promptly discarded by his successor Mr Birrell.

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  • A suit jacket and pants were laid out across the bed, and underwear was dropped on the floor next to it, apparently discarded by Byrne when he changed to his bathing suit.

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  • lob-16, 23, 24, it is more probable that J's version was discarded by RJE in favour of E's, and was afterwards restored by RD.

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  • A suit jacket and pants were laid out across the bed, and underwear was dropped on the floor next to it, apparently discarded by Byrne when he changed to his bathing suit.

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  • You may be a cop, but you're also an obnoxious slob who's soiling a clean carpet with your discarded body parts.

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  • lob-16, 23, 24, it is more probable that J's version was discarded by RJE in favour of E's, and was afterwards restored by RD.

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  • They were all discarded singly, and isolated, after violent disagreements, from the rest of the ministers.

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  • Its present form is due to an orthodox revision which discarded, so far as possible, all Gnostic traces.

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  • The book practically discarded all the ideas and practices concerning Indulgences which had come into the medieval church since the beginning of the 13th century, and all the ingenious explanations of the scholastic theologians from Bonaventura and Thomas Aquinas downwards.

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  • Delany (which was adopted to a limited extent in Great Britain, but has now been entirely discarded) had for its object the working of a number of instruments simultaneously on one wire.

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  • In his translation he discarded the native Saturnian metre, and adopted the iambic, trochaic and cretic metres, to which Latin more easily adapted itself than either to the hexameter or to the lyrical measures of a later time.

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  • Instead he tried and discarded a who-done-it and then attempted a conversation with Mrs. Lincoln, but she seemed more interested in sleeping than lis­tening to a bored detective.

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  • Those who signed this appeal were called Protestants, a name which came to be generally applied to those who rejected the supremacy of the pope, the Roman Catholic conceptions of the clergy and of the Mass, and discarded sundry practices of the older Church, without, however, repudiating the Catholic creeds.

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  • His wavering, intriguing mother, Margaret Tudor, or her sometimes friend, sometimes foe, Albany, arrived from France; or her discarded husband, Angus, the paid tool of Henry VIII.?

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  • The book practically discarded all the ideas and practices concerning Indulgences which had come into the medieval church since the beginning of the 13th century, and all the ingenious explanations of the scholastic theologians from Bonaventura and Thomas Aquinas downwards.

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  • 36) not many years before had derided and which was discarded by Greek cartographers ever after.

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  • In all these lesser orders may be discerned the tendency of a return to the elements of Eastern monasticism discarded by St Benedict - to the eremitical life; to the purely contemplative life with little or no factor of work; to the undertaking of rigorous bodily austerities and penances - it was at this time that the practice of self-inflicted scourgings as a penitential exercise was introduced.

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  • If two compounds combined, the + signs of the free compounds were discarded, and the number of atoms denoted by an Arabic index placed after the elements, and from these modified symbols the symbol of the new compound was derived in the same manner as simple compounds were built up from their elements.

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  • Moritz Cantor has suggested that at one time there existed two schools, one in sympathy with the Greeks, the other with the Hindus; and that, although the writings of the latter were first studied, they were rapidly discarded for the more perspicuous Grecian methods, so that, among the later Arabian writers, the Indian methods were practically forgotten and their mathematics became essentially Greek in character.

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  • This instrument was adopted by the United States in 1790, but was subsequently discarded by the Internal Revenue Service for another type.

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  • Moritz Cantor has suggested that at one time there existed two schools, one in sympathy with the Greeks, the other with the Hindus; and that, although the writings of the latter were first studied, they were rapidly discarded for the more perspicuous Grecian methods, so that, among the later Arabian writers, the Indian methods were practically forgotten and their mathematics became essentially Greek in character.

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  • In 1886, however, Castner replaced the carbonate by caustic soda, and materially cheapened the cost of production; but this method was discarded for an electrolytic one, patented by Castner in 1890.

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  • Thus copper sulphate was CuO+S0 3, potassium sulphate 2S0 3 +P00 2 (the symbol Po for potassium was subsequently discarded in favour of K from kalium).

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  • Still, till the last Berzelius remained faithful to his original theory; experiment, which he had hitherto held to be the only sure method of research, he discarded, and in its place he substituted pure speculation, which greatly injured the radical theory.

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  • The census of the 31st of December 1900 was strikingly defective; it was wholly discarded for the city of Rio de Janeiro, and had to be completed by office computations in the returns from several states.

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  • In Tahiti and Tonga clothing might be discarded without offence, provided the individual were tattooed; and among the Caribs a woman might leave the hut without her girdle but not unpainted.

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  • The story that Phoenician merchants found a glass-like substance under their cooking pots, which had been supported on blocks of natron, need not be discarded as pure fiction.

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  • When sympathy and dislike are both discarded or allowed for, he remains one of the most astonishing, if not exactly one of the most admirable, figures of letters.

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  • After being discarded in 1585, except for making medals, they were reintroduced by J.

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  • This point of view was carried to extremes by those who discarded all real study, and based their treatment on rules of thumb.

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  • The letters r and t have been discarded in favour of 1 and k, as expressing more accurately the native pronunciation, so that, for example, taro, the former name of the Colocasia plant, is now kalo.

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  • Ray Lankester, have urged that the word is so firmly asssociated with historical implications of fixity which are now incongruous with its application, that it ought to be discarded from scientific nomenclature.

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  • In other varieties of Patience the object is to make pairs, which are then discarded, the game being brought to a successful conclusion when all the cards have been paired; or to pair cards which will together make certain numbers, and then discard as before.

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  • (5) Raw silk skeins are often re-reeled; and in this process part has to be discarded: this being known to the trade as gum-waste.

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  • Theodolites are designed to measure horizontal angles with greater accuracy than vertical, because it is on the former that the most important work of a survey depends; measures of vertical angles are liable to be much impaired by atmospheric refraction, more particularly on long lines, so that when heights have to be determined with much accuracy the theodolite must be discarded for a levelling instrument.

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  • At the same time, however, he adhered to the classification of Lemery; and it was only when identical compounds were obtained from both vegetable and animal sources that this subdivision was discarded, and the classes were assimilated in the division organic chemistry.

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  • The doctrine of copulae was discarded, and in 1859 emphasis was given to the view that all organic compounds were derivatives of inorganic by simple substitution processes.

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  • The nature of the breeding-place varies greatly according to the species, and while many of the mosquitoes that infest houses will breed even in the smallest accidental accumulation of water such as may have collected in a discarded bottle or tin, the larvae of other species less closely associated with man are found in natural pools or ditches, at the margins of slow-moving streams, in collections of water in hollow trees and bamboo-stumps, or even in the water-receptacles of certain plants.

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  • At the same time, however, he adhered to the classification of Lemery; and it was only when identical compounds were obtained from both vegetable and animal sources that this subdivision was discarded, and the classes were assimilated in the division organic chemistry.

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  • The teeth (when all are present) are differentiated into the usual four series; and milk-teeth, not completely discarded till the full stature is attained, are invariably developed.

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  • Science, 1825); Herschel's instrument has since been discarded in favour of the pyrheliometer (Gr.

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  • The system was for a long time the only one taught in the schools of Britain, even after it had been discarded by those in France and in other continental countries.

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  • The system was for a long time the only one taught in the schools of Britain, even after it had been discarded by those in France and in other continental countries.

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  • Good graphite crucibles can be used many times in succession if they are heated gradually each time, but they are usually discarded after about fifteen or twenty meltings.

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  • Increasing attention was given to tea, while coffee was largely discarded.

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  • The army shirt proved hot and itchy to many of the men and was discarded.

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  • 6) tells us that in his own time the linen chiton of Ionia had again been discarded in favour of the Doric dress, and the monuments show that after the Persian wars a reaction against Orientalism showed itself in a return to simpler fashions.

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  • Many of the hypotheses of the past put forward - to explain cancer must be discarded, in view of the facts brought to light by the comparative and experimental research of recent times.

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  • On the old clearings of another village Mr Bates himself, although he did not see a gorilla, saw the fresh tracks of these great apes and the torn stems and discarded fruit rinds of the "mejoms," as well as the broken stalks of the latter, which had been used for beds.

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  • 88), although now discarded, received countenance from the finding of Juno by Harding, and of Vesta by himself, in the precise regions of Cetus and Virgo where the nodes of such supposed planetary fragments should be situated.

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  • Although a few assert that it is an old English one that has been discarded in favour of superior methods, there seems to be little or no evidence in support of this contention.

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  • I Capitolinus states that he was originally called Catilius Severus after his mother's grandfather; if so the name was early discarded.

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  • being more or less discarded.

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  • Each ge~eration has added something to the canons of its predecessor, and for every ten points preserved not more than one has been discarded.

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  • but all theories of its being a political allegory in favour of that house may be discarded.

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  • 300, the practice of striking the blanks while they were hot was gradually discarded.

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  • Grass walks were common in English gardens during the prevalence of the Dutch taste, but, owing to the frequent humidity of the climate, they have in a great measure been discarded.

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  • Its interest is mainly historical, as an accurate summary of views which are now largely discarded.

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  • This arrangement, which for the sake of brevity will henceforth be referred to as the Szell-Kdrber Compact, was destined to play an important part in the history of the next few years, though it was never fully ratified by either parliament and was ultimately discarded.

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  • In cases where it is important to get the maximum quantity of light into the eye, the field-lens is discarded and an achromatic eye-lens alone employed.

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  • The clue of mathematical certainty is discarded in substance in the English form of " the new way of ideas."

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  • Meanwhile in Europe and America fossils were being collected from similar rocks which were classed as Silurian, and the use of "Cambrian" was almost discarded, because, following Murchison, it was taken to apply only to a group of rocks without a characteristic fauna and therefore impossible to recognize.

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  • It is very unlikely that a people borrowing an alphabet which was uniformly written from left to right should have used it in order to write from right to left, or (30uvrp04riOOP. Hence Hempl contends 3 that Wimmer's view must be discarded, and that the runes were derived about 600 B.C. from a western Greek alphabet which closely resembled the Formello alphabet (one of the ancient Chalcidian abecedaria) and the Sabellic and North Etruscan alphabets.

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  • The discovery of earlier inscriptions than were hitherto known has, however, caused this view to be discarded, and the problem is to decide from which form of the Semitic alphabet it is derived.

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  • For, if the human soul is identical with God, the practice of austerities must be discarded as directed against God, and it is rather by a free indulgence of the natural appetites and the pleasures of life that man's love for God will best be shown.

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  • The discarded regent lived for some time in rebellion, endeavouring to establish an independent principality in Malwa, but at last he was forced to cast himself on Akbar's mercy.

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  • It is sometimes known as the "expectation of life," a term, however, which involves a mathematical hypothesis now discarded.

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  • In these compositions, remarkable for their lacile handling of medieval Latin rhymes and rhythms, the allegorizing mysticism which envelops chivalrous poetry is discarded.

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  • The time was ripe for a great change; scholasticism, long decaying, had begun to fall; the authority not only of school doctrines but of the church had been discarded; while here and there a few devoted experimenters were turning with fresh zeal to the unwithered face of nature.

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  • The Cypriote temper, however, lacks originality; at all periods it has accepted foreign innovations slowly, and discarded them even more reluctantly.

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  • They are deposited in a temple, in charge of a small sacred college; new deities and rites are introduced under their sanction; when they are accidentally destroyed, envoys are sent to the East and fresh collections are made; these are in their turn purged, the false are discarded and the true reverently preserved.

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  • The pioneers of the work were confronted with many difficulties; most people condemned the fibre and the cloth, many warps were discarded as unfit for weaving, and any attempt to mix the fibre with flax, tow or hemp was considered a form of deception.

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  • The Persian wives were practically all discarded and the Persian satraps removedat least from all important provinces.

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  • His claim to succession had been put aside by Timur in favor of Pir Mahommed, the son of a deceased son, but KhaliI Shah, a son of the discarded prince, won the day.

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  • The priest, who after his father's death had in 1809 discarded the name of Augustine Smith, under which he had been naturalized, and had taken his real name, was soon deeply in debt.

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  • In 1872 Penaud discarded the rigid screws in favour of elastic ones, as Pettigrew had done some years before.

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  • Tausen's preaching was so revolutionary that he no longer felt safe among the Franciscans, so he boldly discarded his monastic habit and placed himself under the protection of the burgesses of Viborg.

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  • Herod Antipas had married a daughter of Aretas, but afterwards discarded her in favour of Herodias.

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  • It was therefore discarded in favour of domn (dominus, " lord"), which continued to be the official princely title up to the proclamation of a Rumanian kingdom in 1881.

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  • Stillingfleet's complaint against Locke was that he was "one of the gentlemen of this new way of reasoning that have almost discarded substance out of the reasonable part of the world."

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  • A certificate of conduct while under Temple's roof was required by all the Irish bishops he consulted before they would proceed in the matter of his ordination, and after five months' delay, caused by wounded pride, Swift had to kiss the rod and solicit in obsequious terms the favour of a testimonial from his discarded patron.

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  • The peasants retain their distinctive dress, long discarded, except on festivals and at court, by the wealthier classes.

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  • Moreover, if a natural water is so liable to pathogenic pollution as to demand filtration of this kind, it ought at once to be discarded for an initially pure supply; not necessarily pure in an apparent or even in a chemical sense, for water may be visibly coloured, or may contain considerable proportions both of organic and inorganic impurity, and yet be tasteless and free from pathogenic pollution.

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  • Edward IV., however, discarded even the pretence of repayment, and in 1473 the word benevolence was first used with reference to a royal demand for a gift.

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  • Some British authors have referred to the latter of these well-marked species certain Ducks that from time to time occur, but they are doubtless hybrids, though the secret of their parentage may be unknown; and in this way a so-called Bimaculated Duck, Anas bimaculata, was for many years erroneously admitted as a good species to the British list, but of late this has been properly discarded.

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  • The Cathars of the middle ages discarded water baptism altogether as being a Jewish rite, but retained the laying on of hands with the traditio precis as sufficient initiation.

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  • Philosophy, as thus perfected, would not be a mere aggregation of systems, as is ignorantly supposed, but an integration of the truth in each system after the false or incomplete is discarded.

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  • were discarded in favour of the more useful hypothesis that he was Richard, dike of York, the younger of the two sons of Edward IV., murdered in the Tower.

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  • A separation of the latter as Palasterida, because of their alternating ambulacrals, from the recent Euasterida with opposite ambulacrals, is now discarded and an attempt made to arrange the Palasterida in divisions originally established for Euasterida.

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  • We saw that Socrates, while not claiming to have found the abstract theory of good or wise conduct, practically understood by it the faithful performance of customary duties, maintaining always that his own happiness was therewith bound up. The Cynics more boldly discarded both pleasure and mere custom as alike irrational; but in so doing they left the freed reason with no definite aim but its own freedom.

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  • And Epicurus assures us that he means by pleasure what plain men mean by it; and that if the gratifications of appetite and sense are discarded, the notion is emptied of its significance.

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  • But the contradiction here is one we cannot eliminate by the method of relations, because it does not involve anything real; and in fact as a necessary outcome of an "intelligible" form, the fiction of continuity is valid for the "objective semblance," and no more to be discarded than say -1 - I.

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  • More than this - although the synod of 692 specially allowed the crucifix, yet Greek churches have discarded it ever since the 8th century.

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  • Although much used in text-books and anatomical works in Great Britain and in Germany, the former name has been discarded in favour of the latter by the principal authors on systematic herpetology, such as W.

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  • The sea shore is too far to the east so I fear she'll be remanded to a roadside bier of Kudzu and discarded fast food wrappers.

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  • Killing time as I waited, I picked up a discarded newspaper on a vacated seat next to me.

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  • The thoughts of the carelessly discarded bodies he'd strewn across American were inescapable.

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  • I know the motel where they are staying so the cell phone I've already discarded wasn't necessary.

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  • Only Quinn's notes, a few articles of discarded clothing and the recorder remained.

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  • Romas had discarded most of Kiera's things after her disappearance, but Evelyn managed to salvage two boxes and keep them hidden.

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  • You may be a cop, but you're also an obnoxious slob who's soiling a clean carpet with your discarded body parts.

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  • After the bland meal was over and the tin foil discarded, Dean donned his coat and walked up town.

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  • The retreating blonde woman's rope and crampons lay discarded at the edge of the path, the bag from their recent purchase crumpled nearby.

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  • He considered warning the Indian night clerk that they had a real winner wandering out on the sand in the middle of the night but discarded the idea.

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  • Discarded wrappers and soft drink cans littered the floor, a magazine and a folded newspaper lay between the men on the seat.

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  • The two travelers killed the time picking over a bland lunch and alternating long walks with longer periods of sitting on hard seats, re-reading a discarded newspaper.

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  • Instead he tried and discarded a who-done-it and then attempted a conversation with Mrs. Lincoln, but she seemed more interested in sleeping than lis­tening to a bored detective.

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  • Worse, what if he discarded her before she was able to get the gem?

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  • Service managers should pro-actively consult the local community on discarded used injecting equipment.

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  • Fair enough there were other contributing factors as well, but the discarded butts were the ignition sources.

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  • The bedroom was severely damaged by the fire which was caused by a discarded cigarette.

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  • Once the scheduling constraints have been met, the engine then decides whether a task should become in progress or discarded.

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  • cox email had discarded her roses with a shudder; cap, goggles, duster, lay in her lap.

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  • discarded needles & gain advice about safe disposal of needles.

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  • discarded syringes and needles.

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  • discarded cigarette.

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  • discarded as waste.

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  • A carelessly discarded match, a chip pan left unattended.

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  • Any data sent to the input stream side of the socket is acknowledged and then silently discarded.

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  • discarded lightly.

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  • Once routinely discarded along with the placenta and considered a waste product, it has been used in more than 6,000 transplants worldwide.

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  • discarded safely.

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  • discarded along with a certain knowledge about cinema which concerned its esthetic aspects.

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  • discarded when offside decisions are made.

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  • discarded in favor of strong ones.

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  • discarded upon reset.

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  • To find a threepenny dodger was very lucky, as was finding a discarded horse shoe on our rough country roads.

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  • Very badly frayed or damaged ropes should be discarded.

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  • The lower slopes looked more grassy than normal after the rain and there was still discarded chopped down Privet laying about.

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  • havoc on the environment, filling landfills with useless packaging and discarded gifts.

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  • Artifacts of little intrinsic, but huge cultural value may be discarded by future generations out of touch with their root culture.

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  • invigorated by this experience, or discarded.

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  • invigorated by this experience, or discarded.

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  • If the Patient problem keystone is discarded, the Patient history keystone is discarded as well.

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  • knapping from pebbles was to fashion new tools on previously discarded blanks left by earlier generations.

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  • The policy of mechanically " liquidating the kulak " is now in effect discarded.

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  • leachate from landfills that contain discarded WEEE can also cause significant environmental dangers.

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  • monofilament nylon fishing line which may break or be discarded.

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  • You can see the blood stains near Annie's flat; another tenant in the block was pierced by one of the discarded needles.

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  • Out today, the album is his first to enlist an outside producer: his discarded persona, Prince.

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  • He has written almost nothing else since and has become identified with " John Christopher ", his other pseudonyms long since discarded.

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  • roe deer antler - perhaps used in the grave digging - was discarded on one side of the burial.

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  • rummageus smokers can be seen rummaging through rubbish and peering in gutters looking for discarded, but not quite spent, Bic lighters.

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  • Diet Their natural diet is grain and seeds, but they also scavenge on food discarded on urban streets.

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  • Peter Savidge's vampiric Don is all slicked-back hair and white evening gloves, a pair of which are discarded after every attempted seduction.

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  • In most cases the original volume is simply discarded with the electronic surrogate becoming the primary resource.

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  • School syringe threat highlighted A nationwide campaign has been launched to help combat the dangers posed by discarded syringes left on school premises.

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  • Discarded shopping trolleys are incorporated into techno-industrial gothic as hidden symbols of our times.

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  • unmakes believed that the band deliberately left their beds unmade and a discarded pan drop was found stuck to the shagpile.

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  • Do not leave litter or food on the towpath, discarded food can attract vermin.

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  • Words are fully vocalized in the early lessons, but vowels are progressively discarded; they are, however, shown in the vocabulary.

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  • waterworn stone and suchlike, will be returned to the finder or discarded with their permission.

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  • Bills sinking into the cracks, shards of glass, discarded wrappers.

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  • " A necropolis," was the comment of her discarded lover when years later the remark was repeated to him.

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  • The formulae of Kekule, Divers and Armstrong have been discarded, and it remains to be shown whether Nef's carbonyloxime formula (or the bimolecular formula of Steiner) or Scholl's glyoxime peroxide formula is correct.

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  • Although a most serviceable instrument and cheap as regards maintenance, the " single needle " has (except for railway telegraph purposes) been discarded in favour of the " sounder," to secure the advantage of using one general pattern of apparatus, as far as possible, and to avoid the necessity of two different types of instrument being learnt by the telegraphist.

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  • Delany (which was adopted to a limited extent in Great Britain, but has now been entirely discarded) had for its object the working of a number of instruments simultaneously on one wire.

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  • I Capitolinus states that he was originally called Catilius Severus after his mother's grandfather; if so the name was early discarded.

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  • The materia medica of the Chinese at the present date affords an excellent illustration of the changes that have taken place in the use of drugs, and of the theories and superstitions that have guided the selection of these from the earliest ages, inasmuch as it still comprises articles that were formerly used in medicine, but have now been utterly discarded.

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  • In his translation he discarded the native Saturnian metre, and adopted the iambic, trochaic and cretic metres, to which Latin more easily adapted itself than either to the hexameter or to the lyrical measures of a later time.

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  • Hence where reason is discarded by the mystic it is merely reason overleaping itself; it occurs at the end and not at the beginning of his speculations.

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  • In 1886 he was made under secretary for foreign affairs; in 1892 he joined the cabinet as chancellor of the duchy of Lancaster; in 1894 he was president of the Board of Trade, and acted as chairman of the royal commission on secondary education; and in Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman's cabinet (1905) he was made chief secretary for Ireland; but in February 1907 he was appointed British ambassador at Washington, and took leave of party politics, his last political act being a speech outlining what was then the government scheme for university reform in Dublin - a scheme which was promptly discarded by his successor Mr Birrell.

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  • If two compounds combined, the + signs of the free compounds were discarded, and the number of atoms denoted by an Arabic index placed after the elements, and from these modified symbols the symbol of the new compound was derived in the same manner as simple compounds were built up from their elements.

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  • Thus copper sulphate was CuO+S0 3, potassium sulphate 2S0 3 +P00 2 (the symbol Po for potassium was subsequently discarded in favour of K from kalium).

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  • being more or less discarded.

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  • Still, till the last Berzelius remained faithful to his original theory; experiment, which he had hitherto held to be the only sure method of research, he discarded, and in its place he substituted pure speculation, which greatly injured the radical theory.

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  • The doctrine of copulae was discarded, and in 1859 emphasis was given to the view that all organic compounds were derivatives of inorganic by simple substitution processes.

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  • 36) not many years before had derided and which was discarded by Greek cartographers ever after.

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  • In Germany the Evangelical Church (outcome of a compromise between Lutherans and Reformed) has, in general, now discarded the old vestments.

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  • celibacy), would naturally have been discarded now that the clergy were allowed to marry, while the stole had become intimately associated with the doctrine of holy orders elaborated by the medieval schoolmen and rejected by the Reformers (see Holy Order).

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  • If this be so, the case is exactly parallel with that of the Lutheran Churches which, about the same time, had discarded all the "mass vestments" except the alb and chasuble.

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  • Its present form is due to an orthodox revision which discarded, so far as possible, all Gnostic traces.

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  • The census of the 31st of December 1900 was strikingly defective; it was wholly discarded for the city of Rio de Janeiro, and had to be completed by office computations in the returns from several states.

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  • In Tahiti and Tonga clothing might be discarded without offence, provided the individual were tattooed; and among the Caribs a woman might leave the hut without her girdle but not unpainted.

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  • No distinct latitude can be assigned as a boundary between the two forms, from the simple fact that where migration in comparatively recent times has taken place a natural conservatism has prevented the more familiar garb from being discarded; at the same time the two forms can often be seen within the limits of the same country; as, for instance, in China, where the women of Shanghai commonly wear trousers, those of Hong-Kong skirts.

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  • 6) tells us that in his own time the linen chiton of Ionia had again been discarded in favour of the Doric dress, and the monuments show that after the Persian wars a reaction against Orientalism showed itself in a return to simpler fashions.

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  • Many of the hypotheses of the past put forward - to explain cancer must be discarded, in view of the facts brought to light by the comparative and experimental research of recent times.

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  • When sympathy and dislike are both discarded or allowed for, he remains one of the most astonishing, if not exactly one of the most admirable, figures of letters.

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  • The story that Phoenician merchants found a glass-like substance under their cooking pots, which had been supported on blocks of natron, need not be discarded as pure fiction.

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  • On the old clearings of another village Mr Bates himself, although he did not see a gorilla, saw the fresh tracks of these great apes and the torn stems and discarded fruit rinds of the "mejoms," as well as the broken stalks of the latter, which had been used for beds.

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  • The nature of the breeding-place varies greatly according to the species, and while many of the mosquitoes that infest houses will breed even in the smallest accidental accumulation of water such as may have collected in a discarded bottle or tin, the larvae of other species less closely associated with man are found in natural pools or ditches, at the margins of slow-moving streams, in collections of water in hollow trees and bamboo-stumps, or even in the water-receptacles of certain plants.

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  • Science, 1825); Herschel's instrument has since been discarded in favour of the pyrheliometer (Gr.

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  • Each ge~eration has added something to the canons of its predecessor, and for every ten points preserved not more than one has been discarded.

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  • The teeth (when all are present) are differentiated into the usual four series; and milk-teeth, not completely discarded till the full stature is attained, are invariably developed.

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  • All pomp was distasteful to him and discarded by him.

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  • They were all discarded singly, and isolated, after violent disagreements, from the rest of the ministers.

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  • Those who signed this appeal were called Protestants, a name which came to be generally applied to those who rejected the supremacy of the pope, the Roman Catholic conceptions of the clergy and of the Mass, and discarded sundry practices of the older Church, without, however, repudiating the Catholic creeds.

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  • They left England, indeed, for liberty to discard the " poperies " of the English Church, and once in Massachusetts they even discarded far more than those " poperies."

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  • but all theories of its being a political allegory in favour of that house may be discarded.

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  • 300, the practice of striking the blanks while they were hot was gradually discarded.

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  • After being discarded in 1585, except for making medals, they were reintroduced by J.

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  • Good graphite crucibles can be used many times in succession if they are heated gradually each time, but they are usually discarded after about fifteen or twenty meltings.

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  • In 1886, however, Castner replaced the carbonate by caustic soda, and materially cheapened the cost of production; but this method was discarded for an electrolytic one, patented by Castner in 1890.

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  • In other varieties of Patience the object is to make pairs, which are then discarded, the game being brought to a successful conclusion when all the cards have been paired; or to pair cards which will together make certain numbers, and then discard as before.

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  • 88), although now discarded, received countenance from the finding of Juno by Harding, and of Vesta by himself, in the precise regions of Cetus and Virgo where the nodes of such supposed planetary fragments should be situated.

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  • In the Church of England, though it was prescribed alternatively with the cope in the First Prayer-Book of Edward VI., it was ultimately discarded, with the other " Mass vestments," the cope being substituted for it at the celebration of the Holy Communion in cathedral and collegiate churches; its use has, however, during the last fifty years been widely revived in connexion with the reactionary movement in the direction of the pre-Reformation doctrine of the eucharist.

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  • This instrument was adopted by the United States in 1790, but was subsequently discarded by the Internal Revenue Service for another type.

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  • (5) Raw silk skeins are often re-reeled; and in this process part has to be discarded: this being known to the trade as gum-waste.

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  • This point of view was carried to extremes by those who discarded all real study, and based their treatment on rules of thumb.

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  • The letters r and t have been discarded in favour of 1 and k, as expressing more accurately the native pronunciation, so that, for example, taro, the former name of the Colocasia plant, is now kalo.

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  • Grass walks were common in English gardens during the prevalence of the Dutch taste, but, owing to the frequent humidity of the climate, they have in a great measure been discarded.

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  • Although a few assert that it is an old English one that has been discarded in favour of superior methods, there seems to be little or no evidence in support of this contention.

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  • Theodolites are designed to measure horizontal angles with greater accuracy than vertical, because it is on the former that the most important work of a survey depends; measures of vertical angles are liable to be much impaired by atmospheric refraction, more particularly on long lines, so that when heights have to be determined with much accuracy the theodolite must be discarded for a levelling instrument.

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  • Ray Lankester, have urged that the word is so firmly asssociated with historical implications of fixity which are now incongruous with its application, that it ought to be discarded from scientific nomenclature.

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  • In all these lesser orders may be discerned the tendency of a return to the elements of Eastern monasticism discarded by St Benedict - to the eremitical life; to the purely contemplative life with little or no factor of work; to the undertaking of rigorous bodily austerities and penances - it was at this time that the practice of self-inflicted scourgings as a penitential exercise was introduced.

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  • Its interest is mainly historical, as an accurate summary of views which are now largely discarded.

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  • This arrangement, which for the sake of brevity will henceforth be referred to as the Szell-Kdrber Compact, was destined to play an important part in the history of the next few years, though it was never fully ratified by either parliament and was ultimately discarded.

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  • His wavering, intriguing mother, Margaret Tudor, or her sometimes friend, sometimes foe, Albany, arrived from France; or her discarded husband, Angus, the paid tool of Henry VIII.?

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  • Increasing attention was given to tea, while coffee was largely discarded.

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  • In cases where it is important to get the maximum quantity of light into the eye, the field-lens is discarded and an achromatic eye-lens alone employed.

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  • The clue of mathematical certainty is discarded in substance in the English form of " the new way of ideas."

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  • Meanwhile in Europe and America fossils were being collected from similar rocks which were classed as Silurian, and the use of "Cambrian" was almost discarded, because, following Murchison, it was taken to apply only to a group of rocks without a characteristic fauna and therefore impossible to recognize.

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  • It is very unlikely that a people borrowing an alphabet which was uniformly written from left to right should have used it in order to write from right to left, or (30uvrp04riOOP. Hence Hempl contends 3 that Wimmer's view must be discarded, and that the runes were derived about 600 B.C. from a western Greek alphabet which closely resembled the Formello alphabet (one of the ancient Chalcidian abecedaria) and the Sabellic and North Etruscan alphabets.

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  • The discovery of earlier inscriptions than were hitherto known has, however, caused this view to be discarded, and the problem is to decide from which form of the Semitic alphabet it is derived.

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  • For, if the human soul is identical with God, the practice of austerities must be discarded as directed against God, and it is rather by a free indulgence of the natural appetites and the pleasures of life that man's love for God will best be shown.

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  • The discarded regent lived for some time in rebellion, endeavouring to establish an independent principality in Malwa, but at last he was forced to cast himself on Akbar's mercy.

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  • It is sometimes known as the "expectation of life," a term, however, which involves a mathematical hypothesis now discarded.

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  • In these compositions, remarkable for their lacile handling of medieval Latin rhymes and rhythms, the allegorizing mysticism which envelops chivalrous poetry is discarded.

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  • The time was ripe for a great change; scholasticism, long decaying, had begun to fall; the authority not only of school doctrines but of the church had been discarded; while here and there a few devoted experimenters were turning with fresh zeal to the unwithered face of nature.

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  • The Cypriote temper, however, lacks originality; at all periods it has accepted foreign innovations slowly, and discarded them even more reluctantly.

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  • They are deposited in a temple, in charge of a small sacred college; new deities and rites are introduced under their sanction; when they are accidentally destroyed, envoys are sent to the East and fresh collections are made; these are in their turn purged, the false are discarded and the true reverently preserved.

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  • The pioneers of the work were confronted with many difficulties; most people condemned the fibre and the cloth, many warps were discarded as unfit for weaving, and any attempt to mix the fibre with flax, tow or hemp was considered a form of deception.

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  • The Persian wives were practically all discarded and the Persian satraps removedat least from all important provinces.

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  • His claim to succession had been put aside by Timur in favor of Pir Mahommed, the son of a deceased son, but KhaliI Shah, a son of the discarded prince, won the day.

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  • The priest, who after his father's death had in 1809 discarded the name of Augustine Smith, under which he had been naturalized, and had taken his real name, was soon deeply in debt.

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  • In 1872 Penaud discarded the rigid screws in favour of elastic ones, as Pettigrew had done some years before.

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  • In 1786 Johann Elert Bode formed a new constellation, named the "Honours of Frederick," after his patron Frederick II., out of certain stars situated in the arm of Ptolemy's Andromeda; this innovation found little favour and is now discarded.

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  • Tausen's preaching was so revolutionary that he no longer felt safe among the Franciscans, so he boldly discarded his monastic habit and placed himself under the protection of the burgesses of Viborg.

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  • Herod Antipas had married a daughter of Aretas, but afterwards discarded her in favour of Herodias.

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  • It was therefore discarded in favour of domn (dominus, " lord"), which continued to be the official princely title up to the proclamation of a Rumanian kingdom in 1881.

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  • Stillingfleet's complaint against Locke was that he was "one of the gentlemen of this new way of reasoning that have almost discarded substance out of the reasonable part of the world."

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  • A certificate of conduct while under Temple's roof was required by all the Irish bishops he consulted before they would proceed in the matter of his ordination, and after five months' delay, caused by wounded pride, Swift had to kiss the rod and solicit in obsequious terms the favour of a testimonial from his discarded patron.

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  • The peasants retain their distinctive dress, long discarded, except on festivals and at court, by the wealthier classes.

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  • Moreover, if a natural water is so liable to pathogenic pollution as to demand filtration of this kind, it ought at once to be discarded for an initially pure supply; not necessarily pure in an apparent or even in a chemical sense, for water may be visibly coloured, or may contain considerable proportions both of organic and inorganic impurity, and yet be tasteless and free from pathogenic pollution.

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  • Edward IV., however, discarded even the pretence of repayment, and in 1473 the word benevolence was first used with reference to a royal demand for a gift.

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  • Some British authors have referred to the latter of these well-marked species certain Ducks that from time to time occur, but they are doubtless hybrids, though the secret of their parentage may be unknown; and in this way a so-called Bimaculated Duck, Anas bimaculata, was for many years erroneously admitted as a good species to the British list, but of late this has been properly discarded.

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  • The Cathars of the middle ages discarded water baptism altogether as being a Jewish rite, but retained the laying on of hands with the traditio precis as sufficient initiation.

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  • Philosophy, as thus perfected, would not be a mere aggregation of systems, as is ignorantly supposed, but an integration of the truth in each system after the false or incomplete is discarded.

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  • were discarded in favour of the more useful hypothesis that he was Richard, dike of York, the younger of the two sons of Edward IV., murdered in the Tower.

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  • A separation of the latter as Palasterida, because of their alternating ambulacrals, from the recent Euasterida with opposite ambulacrals, is now discarded and an attempt made to arrange the Palasterida in divisions originally established for Euasterida.

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  • At one time considered as an introduction from the East, the theory of the Grail as an Oriental talisman has now been discarded, and the expert opinion of the day may be said to fall into two groups: (i) those who hold the Grail to have been from the first a purely Christian vessel which has accidentally, and in a manner never clearly explained, acquired certain folk-lore characteristics; and (2) those who hold, on the contrary, that the Grail is aborigine folk-lore and Celtic, and that the Christian development is a later and accidental rather than an essential feature of the story.

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  • We saw that Socrates, while not claiming to have found the abstract theory of good or wise conduct, practically understood by it the faithful performance of customary duties, maintaining always that his own happiness was therewith bound up. The Cynics more boldly discarded both pleasure and mere custom as alike irrational; but in so doing they left the freed reason with no definite aim but its own freedom.

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  • And Epicurus assures us that he means by pleasure what plain men mean by it; and that if the gratifications of appetite and sense are discarded, the notion is emptied of its significance.

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  • But the contradiction here is one we cannot eliminate by the method of relations, because it does not involve anything real; and in fact as a necessary outcome of an "intelligible" form, the fiction of continuity is valid for the "objective semblance," and no more to be discarded than say -1 - I.

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  • More than this - although the synod of 692 specially allowed the crucifix, yet Greek churches have discarded it ever since the 8th century.

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  • Although much used in text-books and anatomical works in Great Britain and in Germany, the former name has been discarded in favour of the latter by the principal authors on systematic herpetology, such as W.

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  • The other day I substituted the words SMALL and LARGE for these signs, and she at once adopted the words and discarded the signs.

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  • A roe deer antler - perhaps used in the grave digging - was discarded on one side of the burial.

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  • She had discarded her roses with a shudder; cap, goggles, duster, lay advance boy game video in her lap.

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  • Serious smokers can be seen rummaging through rubbish and peering in gutters looking for discarded, but not quite spent, Bic lighters.

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  • Diet Their natural diet is grain and seeds, but they also scavenge on food discarded on urban streets.

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  • Peter Savidge 's vampiric Don is all slicked-back hair and white evening gloves, a pair of which are discarded after every attempted seduction.

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  • Thus the first luxury to be discarded in this imperialist war is sham capitalist democracy.

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  • He read it thoroughly and, when he failed to find anything useful, discarded it with a loud snort of disgust.

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  • In most cases the original volume is simply discarded with the electronic surrogate becoming the primary resource.

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  • School syringe threat highlighted A nationwide campaign has been launched to help combat the dangers posed by discarded syringes left on school premises.

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  • The awareness that more and more resources are tied up in discarded and obsolete machinery is transmuted into a kind of glamor.

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  • Discarded shopping trolleys are incorporated into techno-industrial gothic as hidden symbols of our times.

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  • Whose justifiable disgust at the sight of discarded chewing gum or of dog turds on the pavement made him find alternative routes home.

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  • It is believed that the band deliberately left their beds unmade and a discarded pan drop was found stuck to the shagpile.

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  • Service managers should pro-actively consult the local community on discarded used injecting equipment.

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  • Do not leave litter or food on the towpath, discarded food can attract vermin.

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  • Words are fully vocalized in the early lessons, but vowels are progressively discarded; they are, however, shown in the vocabulary.

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  • Finds such as fragments of modern metal, waterworn stone and suchlike, will be returned to the finder or discarded with their permission.

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  • Bills sinking into the cracks, shards of glass, discarded wrappers.

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  • Baskets are often discarded to the garage or given away.

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  • Ask them for some wood shavings or a small piece of discarded wood of the same type, and make your own shavings.

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  • In the kitchen one, it smells great and it helps to keep the flies away when I have stinky trash like cat food tins and discarded litter.

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  • You'll even find boxes that can be discarded after a use or two, meaning your box never gets that heavy cat urine smell that some boxes pick up over time.

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  • Unlike a credit card reader, credit card processing software can be easily upgraded, rather than having to be discarded once it's out of date.

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  • Each year thousands of pieces of outdoor furniture are discarded and taken to landfills and dumps throughout the country.

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  • Old buckets can be used as plant pots or discarded household items such as an old bath can make a good container for growing vegetables as well as being a talking point.

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  • Despite regulations and the effort of environmental organizations to educate the public, many hazardous items that require special handling when being discarded end up in landfills.

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  • A surprising amount of materials that would otherwise be discarded as waste can be used within a school.

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  • Don't throw your old phone in the trash or stash it away amid drawers of junk to be discarded later.

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  • Recycling waste keeps discarded items from filling up landfill sites.

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  • While it is possible to buy rugs made from recycled plastic, it is also possible to make rugs at home from discarded plastic bags.

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  • In the United States, the total amount of discarded electronic equipment, including computers, computer peripherals such as printers, fax machines and scanners, and cell phones came to 2.25 million short tons in 2007.

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  • Biodegradable bags may offer a solution to the growing problem of discarded paper and plastic bags.

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  • You can find assembled wheat decorations from design stores and catalog retailers, or you can make your own from the discarded tops of the wheat (if you live in the country), or wheat-like grasses at craft stores.

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  • With a good eye and just a little updating, such discarded pieces can become prized possessions.

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  • I would suspect that the doctor meant that if your friend discarded the apparently contaminated makeup that she is presently using, she would avoid re-infecting her eyes and would ultimately get better.

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  • The slaves took these discarded parts and, using their native cuisines that they had brought with them from Africa, created the spicy base of what would evolve into Soul food.

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  • Depending on the social circle you are involved in, you may decide to donate money to a charitable organization in lieu of giving favors that will end up lost or discarded within days of your wedding.

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  • At many weddings, even attractive programs end up discarded after the ceremony.

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  • The items bought may be discarded after the purchase is made or there may be compulsive hoarding.

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  • In a world where dogs are often abandoned, discarded, neglected and sometimes outlawed, dog rescue is a necessary and invaluable service that saves lives and mends hearts.

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  • Furthermore, the toy should be sturdily sewn and if possible, repaired or discarded as soon as the dog begins to mangle it.

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  • The plants should be started in pots in spring and planted out as before; but after the second year the roots become unwieldy, and should be discarded.

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  • A discarded wardrobe can make an excellent linen cabinet when retrofitted with additional shelving.

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  • The existing roofing materials are removed and discarded.

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  • Place discarded tile pieces in the boxes and garbage bags.

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  • This is a good way to use fabrics that would otherwise be discarded to landfill and also reduces the amount of virgin materials that are required.

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  • The "award-winning" pots for the Amazonia Preciosa face products are 100 percent biodegradable flasks with no chemical ingredients in their composition, and once discarded degrade naturally in eight months.

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  • If foods are prevented from spoiling for longer periods, or their ripening can be delayed, this means these foods can sit longer on store shelves before having to be discarded.

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  • Disposable extended wear are available for overnight wear and can be worn for an extended period of time then are simply discarded.

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  • When a tile is discarded by a player, you are presented with all the possible choices -- pass, chow, pung, kung, and mahjong -- but the game is not set up to remove the moves that you cannot do.

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  • It is very rare to find an autographed item casually discarded at a garage sale or local thrift shop.

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  • In fact, if one ever does need to be discarded, most of the materials are recyclable.

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  • When too much bilirubin is made, the excess is discarded into the bloodstream and deposited in tissues for temporary storage.

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  • For infants with oral candidiasis, pacifiers should be sterilized or discarded.

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  • Bottle nipples should be discarded and new ones used as the infant's mouth begins to heal.

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  • When a new toy is brought into the home or child-care setting, all wrapping material should be promptly discarded.

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  • The carefully packed homemade lunch may be traded for a salty snack or cupcake, and parts of it may be discarded.

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  • Old assumptions have to be discarded and new, often very difficult, realities need to be accepted, including the uncertainty of the A-T outcome.

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  • Damaged electric appliances, wiring, cords, and plugs should be repaired, replaced or discarded.

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  • Late onset antisocial behaviors are less persistent and more likely to be discarded as a behavioral strategy than those that first appear in early childhood.

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  • They are merely artistic expressions and may present a variety of emotions, representations, and themes that are explored and then discarded.

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  • Extended-wear disposable lenses are soft lenses worn continually for up to six days and then discarded, with no need for cleaning.

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  • Also, the epinephrine solution should be clear; if it is pinkish brown, it should be discarded and replaced.

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  • Strawberries should be washed just before use, and any bruised or damaged berries should be discarded immediately to prevent the rot from spreading to other berries.

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  • We then sort through the personal property - determining along the way what needs to be sold, donated or discarded.

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  • The umbilical cord and placenta are normally discarded after the birth.

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  • These pets are toys, and no matter their capabilities, eventually you may see them discarded in a corner of your son's or daughter's bedroom.

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  • Also, sometimes what's old is new and trendy again, so someone's discarded older garments could be the fresh new look you're shopping for.

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  • Giving away vehicles is a great way to lessen the environmental impact of discarded cars, while providing valuable financial assistance to worthy charities.

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  • When you give an engraved Christmas ornament, you're actually giving a memory and making it easier for your loved one to relive past Christmases long after lesser gifts have been discarded.

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  • Candy wrapper handbags are just that - super-cute handbags made out of discarded candy wrappers.

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  • Sari totes are great because they are made of remnants from discarded saris, so you are supporting a cottage industry and the ethos of "reduce and reuse."

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  • A pet is part of the family and cannot be exchanged or discarded like a toy your child no longer wants.

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  • One queen should be discarded, making the deck an uneven 51 cards.

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  • Typically, the store will check out the system and see which parts are working and which aren't; the ones that don't work get discarded.

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  • Sharp stones, discarded objects, and other features of the outside world could cause damage to soft, new feet.

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  • Any leftover ink should be promptly discarded after use.

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  • Once ID and payment information are input to the scanning processor, fingerprint pictures are discarded.

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  • If an identity thief gets his or her hands on discarded job application forms and then causes mischief, the business owner may be liable for not having protected the applicant's sensitive information.

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  • Rather than take the time to figure out what the candidate is trying to say, the resume may be discarded.

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  • Make sure contact information is correct: Incorrectly spelling a company's name on the cover letter may be enough to get your resume discarded.

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  • Create a "Frankenstein" car from discarded car parts.

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  • A quote that comes back over the amount you can comfortably afford to spend should be discarded.

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  • Incomplete packages will be discarded, so you really want to get this right!

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  • Confederates often salvaged Federal haversacks from the battlefield or Union prisoners of war and discarded their stained confederate issued counterpart.

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  • Like the haversack, confederate canteens were often discarded and replaced by a captured Union canteen when the opportunity presented itself.

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  • One of the big problems in landfills are discarded sports equipment, and if you buy a helmet you can't use and just throw it away, you are contributing to the problem.

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