Elicited sentence example

elicited
  • No woman had ever elicited a response like that from him.
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  • It is with the Symbolik that his name is chiefly associated; the interest excited by it in Protestant circles is shown by the fact that within two years of its appearance it had elicited three replies of considerable importance, those namely of F.
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  • "Order anything you'd like, Honey," Betsy said as she snuggled next to the young lady and elicited a squeal with a tickle.
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  • The conformation of the vine stem has elicited a vast amount of explanatory comment.
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  • Hence, one of the leading Proper elicited in the laboratory with what was observed in the sun.
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  • No single act of the Mutiny elicited such a storm of fierce anger among the British, both those who were fighting in India and those who supported them at home; for none was a more terrible vengeance taken, though the Nana himself escaped from his pursuers.
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  • Nicholas' letter in which he mentioned Princess Mary had elicited, in her presence, joyous comments from the countess, who saw an intervention of Providence in this meeting of the princess and Nicholas.
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  • In November 1894 a Turkish commission of inquiry was sent to Armenia, and was accompanied by the consular delegates of Great Britain, France and Russia, who elicited the fact that there had been no attempt 1 The Armenians and Kurds have lived together from the earliest times.
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  • So far as it was accompanied by warnings, these were evidently general rather than elicited by any definite and imminent peril to the churches.
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  • drafted by the Boer executive, which, before it was received in its entirety, or at least before it was clearly understood, elicited from Mr Schreiner a letter on the 7th of July to the South African News, in which, referring to his government, he said: " While anxious and continually active with good hope in the cause of securing reasonable modifications of the existing representative system of the South African Republic, this government is convinced that no ground whatever exists for active interference in the internal affairs of that republic."
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  • The distinction, therefore, between the movement of the eyeballs, elicited from the occipital (visual) cortex, and that of the hand, elicited from the cortex in the region of the central sulcus (somaesthetic), is not a difference between motor and sensory, for both are sensori-motor in the nature of their reactions; the difference is only a difference between the kind of sense and sense-organ in the two cases, the muscular apparatus in each case being an appanage of the sensual.
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  • McKinley's conduct and utterances in his last days revealed a loftiness of personal character that everywhere elicited admiration and praise.
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  • She elicited emotions he never felt capable of, never thought existed.
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  • In 1835 he obtained a scholarship at University College; and in 1836 he gained the Newdigate prize for a poem on "The Knights of St John," which elicited special praise from Keble.
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  • It is a brief extension of the limb at the knee-joint, due to a simple contraction of the extensor muscle, elicited by a tap or other short mechanical stimulus applied to the muscle fibres through the tendon of the muscle.
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  • Evictions were made on a scale which elicited from Sir Robert Peel an expression of the deepest abhorrence.
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  • In 1417, however, the Spanish Dominican St Vincent Ferrer pleaded the cause of the flagellants with great warmth at the council of Constance, and elicited a severe reply from John Gerson 29 ` ' '?
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  • trip, fire) had reference to the fact that sparks might be elicited on striking the mineral violently, as with flint, so that 7rvpLr s XiBos meant a stone which struck fire.
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  • They had become accustomed to the constant chill in their bones, yet this newfound warmth elicited a welcome sensation that not only rid the cold, but also calmed the incessant craving for blood.
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  • Feedback is elicited through questionnaires from all applicants who attend.
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  • The phone calls elicited either no response or a delayed response days later.
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  • Recent investigations in the government of Moscow have revealed that 40% of the peasant households possessed no horses, and similar inquiries in 41 governments elicited the fact that 28% of the peasant households were without horses, although of the total number of horses in the country 82% belong to the peasantry.
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  • Within two years the famous chapters had elicited what might almost be called a library of controversy.
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  • This pamphlet elicited a beautiful and sympathetic letter from Lord Jeffrey.
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  • The cardinal line of the poem, "Tantum religio potuit suadere malorum," is elicited from him as his protest against the sacrifice of Iphigenia by her father.
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  • This astounding success elicited an outburst of popular enthusiasm which gave the war a national and religious character.
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  • Richard Simon's Reponse (1686) elicited from Le Clerc a Defense des sentimens in the same year, which was followed by a new Reponse (1687).
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  • the short-lasting explosive contraction of the heart muscle, can be elicited by a single, even momentary, application of a stimulus, e.g.
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  • This elicited from him a circular, in which he asserted his loyalty to the four general councils, and declared that the hostile bishops had been guilty of schism.
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  • Jennifer would remain in Ouray for at least another week, so she elicited a promise for a later dinner date.
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  • The threat has also elicited a sharp response from some Europeans.
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  • brainstorming done in the previous class where I elicited vocabulary related to tourism in general.
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  • These special characters and their moves are elicited at various points in the game.
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  • In the year 1891 a proposal to use sights was sent to Lord Nelson for opinion, and elicited the following reply: " As to the plan for pointing a gun, truer than we do at present, if the person comes, I shall, of course, look at it, or be happy, if necessary, to use it; but I hope we shall be able, as usual, to get so close to our enemies that our shot cannot miss the object " (letter to Sir E.
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  • There is one unanswerable objection to this theory: the birds and bats, and some if not all the insects, have distinct elevator muscles, and can elevate their wings at pleasure when not flying and when, consequently, the reaction of the air is not elicited.
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  • The group elicited admiration, which leads me to believe that the general level of marksmanship in Norway is no better than elsewhere.
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  • applause elicited seemed well deserved.
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  • foreknowledge cannot be elicited from spirits; it cannot be obtained inductively from experience, nor by any deductive calculation.
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  • glaring contradictions between the two that truth can be elicited " .
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  • Here we show that expression of active forms of MEK or of MAP kinase induces ventral mesoderm of the kind elicited by FGF.
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  • In 588 John, patriarch of Constantinople, by reviving the old and disputed claim to the title of oecumenic patriarch, elicited a vigorous protest from Pelagius; but the decretal which professes to convey the exact words of the document is now known to be false.
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  • This elicited Swift's most amusing Vindication of Isaac Bickerstaff Esq.
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  • It elicited its fair share of complements, which is always fantastic, and I found myself using it frequently over the course of several days.
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  • In addition to classic video games like Quake and Doom, there have been a series of fighting games that have elicited a fair amount of controversy, the most notable of which is Mortal Kombat.
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  • Optokinetic nystagmus (OKN) is a nystagmus that can be elicited involuntarily when a rapidly moving striped object is passed in front of an individual's eyes.
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  • Provocation testing involves challenging an individual with either a small amount of an inhalable or ingestible allergen to see if a response is elicited.
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  • Failure to Launch: Thirty-something Tripp is getting fixed up by his parents, who have elicited the help of a relationship consultant played by Sarah Jessica Parker.
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  • Viewers may have a hard time with feeling bad for Denise's life, although it isn't evident whether this is the feeling that is supposed to be elicited from watching the show.
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  • The finding adds to previous research by showing that it's not only brain activity elicited by a to-be-remembered stimulus that is important.
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