Gently sentence example

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  • Alex gently patted her on the back.
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  • He gently pulled his arm away and stepped back.
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  • He lifted the nest gently and put it in a safe place in the forks of the tree.
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  • Cade handed her a towel and gently rubbed her back.
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  • The fresh morning air blew gently in my face, as if to welcome me, and be my merry playmate, and the sun looked at me with a warm and tender smile.
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  • She did it gently, as if not to disturb the victim.
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  • A hand gently pushed her forward.
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  • His fingers pressed gently, guiding her closer.
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  • The shepherd led them gently back to the hut and gave them their usual supper of bread and milk.
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  • His big hand engulfed hers gently, yet his grip was strong.
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  • The latter, a fresh, rosy officer of the Guards, irreproachably washed, brushed, and buttoned, held his pipe in the middle of his mouth and with red lips gently inhaled the smoke, letting it escape from his handsome mouth in rings.
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  • Five minutes later, gently swaying on the soft springs of the carriage, he turned to Prince Andrew.
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  • All the same, he gently took her elbow and led her to the house.
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  • Though I passed over it as gently as possible, the slight undulations produced by my boat extended almost as far as I could see, and gave a ribbed appearance to the reflections.
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  • Princess Mary was still standing by the cot, gently rocking the baby.
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  • Betsy gently roused me from my nap for a late dinner.
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  • Fingers caressed her hand gently and then slipped over her palm.
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  • She gently replaced the hand and pulled the covers up.
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  • When Dorothy gently touched her nose and ears and lips they seemed to be well and delicately formed.
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  • "I understand," he said gently, "but try to keep your chin up."
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  • His hand gently pressed on her waist, drawing her closer as he leaned down.
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  • She bit his neck gently, not wanting to hurt him despite the strange dream and hunger in her body screaming to be filled.
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  • She gently broke the embrace and stepped away, smiling up at him in an inviting way.
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  • She gently twisted her arm free.
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  • "Mommy will be right here," Carmen said as she gently pulled away.
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  • I gently woke her, but in doing so frightened her.
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  • Instead, she watched a man many, many times her strength gently clean the blood from her arm in unhurried, methodical strokes.
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  • He lifted Destiny from the rug in her room where she had fallen asleep and gently placed her in her bed.
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  • His warm hands dropped to her waist and slid to the back, pulling her gently against him.
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  • She was not at all heavy, so the Wizard and Dorothy managed to lift her gently to the ground.
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  • The latter raises the moss and bark gently with his knife in search of insects; the former lays open logs to their core with his axe, and moss and bark fly far and wide.
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  • "Jonathan," Alex began gently, but Señor Medena interrupted him.
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  • He slid an arm under her and gently took her hand in his, planting a warm moist kiss in the center of the palm.
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  • The arms that rescued her continued to cradle her gently, and what the fall had failed to do to her heart beat, his close proximity completed.
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  • He kissed her gently, unwilling to drop his restraint.
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  • Her mate hesitated then lowered his head, nudging her gently in return in a sign that he wasn't too angry with her.
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  • He kissed her hungrily at first and then gently untangled her arms from his neck.
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  • His chuckle was soft as he pulled her gently against him.
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  • He chuckled softly as he pulled her closer, his hand gently caressing her back.
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  • His hands slid up her arms, gently caressing her shoulders.
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  • Cade stood, gently tucking Zack into the crook of his arm.
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  • Dean rose to his feet and went over to the officer, gently pushing her down to a sitting position.
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  • Finally he lifted his hands and cradled her face in them, the thumbs gently caressing her cheeks.
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  • "Adieu, Mary," said he gently to his sister, taking her by the hand and kissing her, and then he left the room with rapid steps.
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  • Can't you do it more gently? said the Emperor apparently suffering more than the dying soldier, and he rode away.
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  • He got down from his horse and very gently took the little ones up in his big warm hands.
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  • They gently did away with the street, and the village, and the state in which he lived.
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  • When they reached their destination, Alex pulled her aside and gently corrected her.
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  • Nudge him with your heals to get him started and pull gently on the reins when you want him to stop.
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  • She gently tugged her wrist from his hand, searching in her purse for the keys to the apartment.
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  • She stepped gently into her skirt and with a slight shimmy of her narrow hips adjusted it.
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  • "This," said the man, taking up a box and handling it gently, "contains twelve dozen rustles--enough to last any lady a year.
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  • "Tell me, Eureka," said the Princess, gently: "did you eat my pretty piglet?"
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  • As the merchant was walking along, he came to a river that flowed gently between green and shady banks.
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  • When her toilet for the night was finished she sank gently onto the sheet spread over the hay on the side nearest the door.
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  • Following the nurses instruction, she gently stroked his cheek.
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  • The man lifted his hands gently from the trunk, and the rear wheels of the car lifted a few inches from the ground.
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  • His step was light as he crossed the room and gently lifted Tammy into his arms.
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  • His voice was rough, but the arm that encircled her waist held her gently.
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  • Again he bent his head and his lips questioned hers gently at first, and then with more emotion when she responded.
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  • He lifted her into his arms and carried her to his bedroom, gently lowering her to the bed.
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  • I laid her gently and silently on the floor and proceeded to the first stall, and slipped it open with my knife.
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  • The quiet purr that only emerged when they were alone rumbled gently in his chest.
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  • He gently disentangled his arms from her hands and gripped her waist, pulling her close.
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  • She clung to his neck as he carried her to their bedroom and gently deposited her on the bed.
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  • "Our house," he gently corrected.
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  • He reached out and gently took her arm, pulling her towards him.
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  • There, he gently undressed her and pulled the covers up around her neck.
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  • And then he was gently pushing her away.
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  • Then she let another string go, I gently plucked that one.
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  • This range just oozes comfort, with its gently rounded arms, curved back and incredibly plump seat cushions.
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  • Beat in the mascarpone briefly and then gently fold in half the crushed praline and nearly all the raspberries saving a few for decoration.
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  • Gently rising house prices is NOT a sign of a HPC.
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  • The beach slopes gently down and ships anchor about 2 m.
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  • Fire heat must be at first applied very gently, and may range about 55° at night, and from 65° to 70° by day, but a few degrees more may be given them as the buds break and the new shoots appear.
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  • The young shoots from these buds are to be gently brought to a horizontal position, by bending them a little at a time, and tied in, and usually opposite about the fourth leaf the rudiments of a bunch will be developed.
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  • During the greater part of the 19th century the ideal of ploughing was to preserve the furrow-slice unbroken, and this object was attained by the use of long mould-boards which turned the slices gently and gradually, laying them over against one another at an angle of 45°, thus providing drainage at the bottom of the furrow, and exposing the greatest possible surface to the influences of the weather.
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  • The elevation includes (i) the gently swelling rise which separates 1 Carte generale bathymetrique des oceans dressee par ordre de S.A.S.
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  • The floor of this depression being below baselevel, it has necessarily come to be the seat of the mountain waste brought down by the many streams from the newly uplifted Sierra Nevada on the east and the coast ranges on the west; each stream forms an alluvial fan of very gentle slope; the fans all become laterally confluent, and incline very gently forward to meet in a nearly level axial belt, where the trunk riversthe Sacramento from the north and the San Joaquin from the south-east--wander in braided courses; their tendency to aggradation having been increased in the last half century by the gravels from gold washing; their waters entering San Francisco Bay.
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  • The land slopes gently to the depression from the south, east and north, and into it drain a considerable number of streams, turning the greater part into a morass of reeds and papyrus.
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  • They are preceded by a rapid fall of the barometer for about a day, until a gradient from south to north is formed, then the wind commences to blow, at first gently, from the south-east; rapidly increasing in violence, it shifts through south to south-west, finally dropping about sunset.
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  • Nickel chloride, NiC1 2, is obtained in the anhydrous condition by heating the hydrated salt to 140° C., or by gently heating the finely divided metal in a current of chlorine.
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  • Then he came back and knocked gently at the door.
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  • We waded so gently and reverently, or we pulled together so smoothly, that the fishes of thought were not scared from the stream, nor feared any angler on the bank, but came and went grandly, like the clouds which float through the western sky, and the mother-o'-pearl flocks which sometimes form and dissolve there.
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  • "Aunt, I did it gently," said the boy.
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  • "Lana," he said more gently, when she didn't move.
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  • Ully smiled gently at him from across the hall.
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  • Gently laying Cynthia on his bed, he tried to revive her but it was obvious she would be in the land of dreams for quite some time.
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  • After acknowledging Dean, she gently tugged at Fred's elbow.
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  • Handing one to Carmen, she spoke gently.
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  • Belatedly realizing he was fully aroused, she gently pushed away from him.
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  • He gently stroked her hair, his voice soft and close to her ear.
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  • "You're welcome at the house," Bill said gently, "But it's your decision, Carmen.
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  • "Go home to Lori, Josh," she said gently.
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  • He lifted her gently and stepped forward, setting her down again with her back against the wall.
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  • Forcing her leg down, she slid her hands down to his chest, gently pushing him away.
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  • He gently lowered her feet, but kept a supporting arm around her.
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  • He caught his breath and then gently pushed her away.
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  • "Go do something in the kitchen," he concluded gently.
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  • His hand lightly touched her back, gently guiding her around the room.
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  • He gently guided Carmen to the side, his gaze never leaving Josh.
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  • Alex walked up behind her and gently pushed the straps down on her arms.
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  • His lips were as warm as the hands that gently drew her body to his.
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  • "It's a part of us," she corrected gently.
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  • "Come here," he said gently.
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  • He gently drew her shoulders back until her back rested against his chest, and then he slipped his arms around her waist.
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  • He hugged her gently.
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  • "Now, take it easy," the nurse said, gently pushing Carmen back on the pillows.
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  • Carmen gently tugged on his hand.
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  • He reached out, gently lifting her chin with a curled index finger and gazing into her eyes.
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  • He held her there gently, gazing down at her tenderly.
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  • One hand on her waist, drawing her close, and the other gently cradling her face, he lowered his head.
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  • "Hit," Alex corrected gently.
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  • Strong warm arms lifted her gently from the chair and she clung to Alex as he carried her to the window seat.
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  • He lowered her gently to the bed and stroked her face.
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  • He carefully stood and gently placed Destiny in her bassinet.
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  • Gently hugging her, he kissed her neck.
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  • Darian dismounted and lifted Claire off the horse, settling her gently beneath a tree.
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  • "My boy, you need to keep your thoughts straight," Hilden warned gently.
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  • She lay in his arms, gazing up at him until he gently lowered her feet to the ground.
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  • A year ago Alex had gently informed her that Brutus was getting old and his heart was not working well.
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  • He rolled over and put an arm around her waist, drawing her toward him gently.
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  • Then, gently and careful not to injure her shoulder, he made love to her.
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  • Carmen gathered her gently into her arms and held her close.
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  • Two more people came into the room and Alex gently pulled her in front of him to make room for them.
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  • Gently he brushed the curl from her face again and looked into her eyes.
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  • Extending the broom as far as possible, she nudged the snake gently.
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  • He gently coaxed the whip from her hand and took a few steps away from her.
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  • She modestly lifted her shirt a little and gently pulled the waistband down far enough to reveal the angry red bumps.
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  • He gently painted the bump, apologizing when she winced at the pain.
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  • "Come on, honey," He spoke gently.
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  • He stroked her cheek gently and leaned down, softly kissing her lips.
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  • When excitement threatened to rob her of reason, she slid her hands to his chest and gently pushed him away.
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  • The warmth of his muscular chest under the soft knit of his shirt, and the strength in the arms that gently coaxed her close again, tempted her to acquiesce.
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  • A strong hand gripped her arm, gently but firmly pulling her out onto the open area on the verandah.
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  • She leaned back to read his expression and his hand gently braced her back.
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  • She lifted it gently then picked up its bowls.
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  • He'd hooked her and was gently reeling her in.
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  • He began massaging gently, the combination of strength and heat welcome.
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  • He gently pulled her hair back and wrapped the scrunchie around a low ponytail.
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  • Cobalt sesquioxide, Co 2 0 3, remains as a dark-brown powder when cobalt nitrate is gently heated.
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  • Surrounding the green is a space called a ditch, which is nearly but not quite on a level with the green and slopes gently away from it, the side next the turf being lined with boarding, the ditch itself bottomed with wooden spars resting on the foundation.
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  • Around the north-west and north shores is a continuous chain of gently sloping sand-hills covered with bush.
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  • Marienbad is enclosed on all sides except the south by gently sloping hills clad with fragrant pine forests, which are intersected by lovely walks.
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  • It is built on a level plain surrounded by low, gently sloping and beautifully wooded hills.
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  • Russia; the Valdai tablelands, where all the great rivers of Russia take their rise; the broad and gently sloping meridional belt of the Ural Mountains; and lastly the Taimyr, Tunguzka and Verkhoyansk ranges in Siberia, which, notwithstanding their sub-Arctic position, do not reach the snow-line.
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  • - Augustus had counselled Archelaus to deal gently with his subjects.
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  • East of the belt are level or gently rolling prairies, and along the Gulf Coast is a low, marshy tract.
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  • The floor of the valley slopes gently eastwards, from 1200 ft.
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  • The Armenian highlands, which run generally parallel to the Caucasus, though at much lower elevations (5000-6000 ft.), are a plateau region, sometimes quite flat, sometimes gently undulating, clothed with luxuriant meadows and mostly cultivable.
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  • Five well-contrasted types of scenery in Derbyshire are clearly traceable to as many varieties of rock; the bleak dry uplands of the north and east, with deep-cut ravines and swift clear streams, are due to the great mass of Mountain Limestone; round the limestone boundary are the valleys with soft outlines in the Pendleside Shales; these are succeeded by the rugged moorlands, covered with heather and peat, which are due to the Millstone Grit series; eastward lies the Derbyshire Coalfield with its gently moulded grasscovered hills; southward is the more level tract of red Triassic rocks.
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  • This habit can be used as a means of killing them, by placing boards or sacks covered with tar below the trees, which are then gently shaken.
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  • Topography And Antiquities The Attic plain, -ro ircSlov, slopes gently towards the coast of the Saronic Gulf on the south-west; on the east it is overlooked by Mount Hymettus (3369 ft.); on the north-east by Pentelicus or Brilessus (3635 ft.) from which, in ancient and modern times, an immense quantity of the finest marble has been quarried; on the north-west by Parnes (4636 ft.), a continuation of the Boeotian Cithaeron, and on the west by Aegaleus (1532 ft.), which descends abruptly to the bay of Salamis.
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  • Elsewhere in the township the surface is gently undulating and generally well adapted to agriculture, especially to the growing of onions.
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  • In the preparation of alum from clays or from bauxite, the material is gently calcined, then mixed with sulphuric acid and heated gradually to boiling; it is allowed to stand for some time, the clear solution drawn off and mixed with acid potassium sulphate and allowed to crystallize.
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  • Columbium oxysulphide, CbOS 3, is obtained as a dark bronze coloured powder when the pentoxide is heated to a white heat in a current of carbon bisulphide vapour; or by gently heating the oxychloride in a current of sulphuretted hydrogen.
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  • Towards the north the site of the city slopes gently to the Firth of Forth and the port of Leith; while to the south, Liberton Hill, Blackford Hill, Braid Hills and Craiglockhart Hills roughly mark the city bounds, as Corstorphine Hill and the Water of Leith do the western limits.
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  • It has a gently sloping beach of fine sand and has been a popular bathing-place since the time of President Balta, although the country behind it is arid and absolutely barren.
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  • Generally it is either dried, after being separated from the wash water, by means of common salt, upon a layer of which the moist nitroglycerin is gently run and allowed to drain or filter through, or it is filtered through a mass of dry sponge or similar dry and porous material.
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  • It crystallizes (in long needles) more easily when gently agitated during the cooling, or when mixed with such substances as kieselguhr.
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  • During the process of manipulation, whether on the chair or whilst the glass is being reheated, the rod must be constantly and gently trundled to prevent the collapse of the bulb or vessel.
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  • Fire heat must be at first applied very gently, and may range about 55° at night, and from 65° to 70° by day, but a few degrees more may be given them as the buds break and the new shoots appear.
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  • The young shoots from these buds are to be gently brought to a horizontal position, by bending them a little at a time.
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  • Apart from increased yield in sugar of good quality, we may sum up the advantages procurable from the use of Hatton defecators as follows: cold liming; heating gently to the temperature required to coagulate the albumen and not beyond it, whereby disturbance would ensue; the continuous separation of the scums; the gradual drying of the scums so as to make them ready for the fields, without carrying away juice or requiring treatment in filter presses; and the continuous supply of hot defecated juice to the evaporators, without the use of subsiding tanks or eliminators; and, finally, the saving in expenditure on plant, such as filter presses, &c., and wages.
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  • By a system of carefully laid channels the water flows gently over the land, and deposits its warp with an even level surface.
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  • During the greater part of the 19th century the ideal of ploughing was to preserve the furrow-slice unbroken, and this object was attained by the use of long mould-boards which turned the slices gently and gradually, laying them over against one another at an angle of 45°, thus providing drainage at the bottom of the furrow, and exposing the greatest possible surface to the influences of the weather.
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  • - In general terms Arabia may be described as a plateau sloping gently from south-west to north-east, and attaining its greatest elevation in the extreme south-west.
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  • On the plateau, which has an altitude of 4000 ft., there is good pasturage; inland the country slopes gently to a broad valley beyond which the view was bounded by the level horizon of the desert.
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  • It is considered that these nomads will be gently pushed back towards the Sahara, leaving cultivable Tunisia to the settled Berber stock, a stock fundamentally one with the peoples of Mediterranean Europe.
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  • The city is situated on high ground sloping gently towards the river and commanding diversified views of the surrounding country.
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  • The region of which Rhode Island is a part was at one time worn down to a gently rolling plain near sealevel, but has since been uplifted and somewhat dissected by stream action.
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  • The general surface of the county is gently undulating and pleasantly diversified; but in the northern extremity, on the borders of Lough Neagh, there is a considerable tract of low, marshy land, and the southern border of the county is occupied by a barren range of hills, the highest of which, Slieve Gullion, attains an elevation of 1893 ft.
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  • The sign of the electrification imparted to the electroscope when so charged - that is, whether positive or negative - can be determined by rubbing the sealing-wax rod with flannel and the glass rod with silk, and approaching them gently to the electroscope one at a time.
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  • During the first year of their existence, before the breeding season begins, they live in small companies in still pools or gently flowing brooks.
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  • The vessel is filled by placing the capillary in a vessel containing the liquid and 6 gently aspirating.
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  • The city lies mainly on a gently rising plateau (altitude, 90 to', 25 ft.) between the Coyote and Guadalupe rivers.
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  • As the part east of the river was once covered by the ice-sheet, its hills have been lowered and its valleys filled through the attrition of glaciers until the surface has a gently undulating appearance.
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  • Further, personal and domestic relations with the ruling families abroad give openings in delicate cases for saying more, and saying it at once more gently and more efficaciously, than could be ventured in the formal correspondence and rude contacts of government.
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  • Asymmetry of the folds is a marked characteristic in the zones of closer folding, the anticlines having long gently inclined easterly limbs, and short, steep and even overturned limbs upon the west.
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  • The prairies in this second table-land are gently rolling, and are covered with drift from the continental ice-sheet of the glacial period.
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  • To the west of Parr's Ridge the surface for the most part slopes gently down to the east bank of the Monocacy river (which flows nearly at a right angle with the streams east of the Ridge), and then from the opposite bank rises rapidly toward the Catoctin Mountain; but just above the mouth of the Monocacy on the east side of the valley is Sugar Loaf Mountain, which makes a steep ascent of 1250 ft.
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  • When the oxide-free metal is heated gently in dry ammonia it is gradually transformed into a blue liquid, which on cooling freezes into a yellowish-brown or flesh-coloured solid, potassamide, KNH 2.
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  • Liver of sulphur or hepar sulphuris, a medicine known to the alchemists, is a mixture of various polysulphides with the sulphate and thiosulphate, in variable proportions, obtained by gently heating the carbonate with sulphur in covered vessels.
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  • Potassamide, NH 2 K, discovered by Gay-Lussac and Thenard in 1871, is obtained as an olive green or brown mass by gently heating the metal in ammonia gas, or as a white, waxy, crystalline mass when the metal is heated in a silver boat.
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  • If the sodium is only gently heated, so as to produce a comparatively rarefied vapour, and a grating spectroscope employed, the spectrum obtained is like that shown in fig.
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  • The liquid is run into the iodine still and gently warmed, manganese dioxide in small quantities being added from time to time, when the iodine distils over and is collected.
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  • The snaffle reins should be drawn up gently until the rider feels that he has an equal and light hold of his horse's mouth on both sides, with just so much pressure that the slightest movement of the left or right rein would cause him to turn to the left or right respectively.
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  • The arms from the shoulder to the elbow should hang naturally, close to the sides, and the arms from elbow to wrist should be about parallel to the ground, the wrist being kept loose, so as to yield gently with every motion of the horse.
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  • In order to encourage the horse to walk the head must not be confined, but a light feeling of the horse's mouth must be kept up. Should the horse, unasked, break into a trot, never snatch at his mouth, but restrain him gently.
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  • Although composed chiefly of crystalline rocks, which are commonly associated with a rugged landscape, and although possessing a greatly deformed structure, which must at some ancient period have been associated with strong relief, the upland as a whole is gently rolling, and the inter-stream surfaces are prevailing plateau-like in their evenness, with altitudes of 1400 to 1600 ft.
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  • As is always the case in the broad denudation of the gently inclined strata of such plains, the weaker layers are worn down in sub-parallel belts of lower land between the oldiand and the belts of more resistant strata, which rise in uplands.
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  • The cuesta would be straight from east and west if the slant of the strata were uniformly to the south; but the strata are somewhat warped, and hence the course of the cuesta is strongly convex to the north in the middle, gently convex to the south at either end.
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  • The great ice sheets formed terminal moraines around their border at various halting stages; but the morainic belts are of small relief in comparison to the great area of the ice; they rise gently from the till plains to a height of 50, 100 or more feet; they may be one, two or three miles wide; and their hilly surface, dotted over with boulders, contains many small lakes in basins or hollows, instead of streams in valleys.
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  • As in the Atlantic coastal plain, it is only the lower, seaward part of this region that deserves the name of plain, for there alone is the surface unbroken by hills or valleys; the inner part, initially a plain by reason of its essentially horizontal (gently seaward-sloping) structure, has been converted by mature dissection into an elaborate complex of hills and valleys, usually of increasing altitude and relief as one passes inland.
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  • Its inner border affords admirable examples of topographical discordance where it sweeps north-westward square across the trend of the piedmont belt, the ridges and valleys, and the plateau of the Appalachians, which are all terminated by dipping gently beneath the unconformable cover of the coastal The, lain strata.
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  • In front of the Brazos and the Colorado, the largest of the Texan rivers, the coast-line is very gently bowed forward, as if by delta growth, and the sea touches the mainland in a nearly straight shore line.
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  • The central section of the Great Plains, between latitudes 42 and 36, occupying eastern Colorado and western Kansas, is, briefly stated, for the most part a dissected fluviatile plain; that is, this section was once smoothly covered with a gently sloping plain of gravel and sand that had been spread far forward on a broad denuded area as a piedmont deposit by the rivers which issued from the mountains; and since then it has been more or less dissected by the erosion of valleys.
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  • On the Atlantic coast they are nearly horizontal, but dip gently seaward.
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  • The physical features of Canada are comparatively simple, and drawn on a large scale, more than half of its surface sloping gently inwards towards the shallow basin of Hudson Bay, with higher margins to the south-east and south-west.
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  • The very flat and rich prairie near Winnipeg is the former bed of the glacial Lake Agassiz; but most of the prairie to the west is of a gently rolling character and there are two rather abrupt breaks in the plain, the most westerly one receiving the name of the Missouri Coteau.
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  • Bounded on the south and west by the valley of the Rhine, to which its declivities abruptly descend, and running parallel to, and forming the counterpart of the Vosges beyond, it slopes more gently down to the valley of the Neckar in the north and to that of the Nagold (a tributary of the Neckar) on the north-east.
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  • Spengel, indeed, tries to bring the latest date in the book down to 330; but it is by absurdly supposing that the author could not have got the commonplace, " one ought to criticize not bitterly but gently," except from Demosthenes, De Corona (§ 265).
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  • Its surface is gently undulating and has an elevation of about l000 ft.
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  • To obtain a good oxidizing flame, the blowpipe is held with its nozzle inserted in the edge of the flame close over the level of the wick, and blown into gently and evenly.
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  • Deep valleys separate the gently rounded ridges of forest-clad mountains, lofty spurs descend from the interior, and, running down to the sea, terminate frequently in bold rocky headlands 800 to moo ft.
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  • He himself was caught in the boughs of an oak-tree, and as David had strictly charged his men to deal gently with the young man, Joab was informed.
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  • The only consonants are k,1, m, n and p, which with the gently aspirated h, the five vowels, and the vocalic w, make up all the letters in use.
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  • On the 11th of May he sent the draft to Luther, who approved it, adding that he himself "could not tread so softly and gently."
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  • It is interesting to watch the bird, in a state of freedom, foraging for worms, which constitute its principal food: it moves about with a slow action of the body; and the long, flexible bill is driven into the soft ground, generally home to the very root, and is either immediately withdrawn with a worm held at the extreme tip of the mandibles, or it is gently moved to and fro, by an action of the head and neck, the body of the bird being perfectly steady.
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  • The north-west part of it is a slate belt that has been much dissected by eroding streams, but the south-east part is a gently rolling belt of limestone to which occasionally a steep hill descends from the slate belt.
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  • The pathways should be paved with tiles, brick or stone, or made of concrete and cement, and the surface should be gently rounded so that the water required for evaporation may drain to the sides while the centre is sufficiently dry to walk upon; they should also have brick or stone edgings to prevent the water so applied soaking away at the sides and thus being wasted.
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  • - Budding is the inserting of a bud of a choice variety cut with a portion of bark into the bark of the stock of an inferior nature where it is bound gently but firmly.
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  • The soil covering the roots may be gently pressed down, but the tree should not be pulled up and down, as is sometimes done, to settle the soil.
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  • The old ball of earth must be freed from all or most of the old crocks without doing injury to the roots, and the sharp edge of the upper surface gently rubbed off.
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  • In ordinary cases the potting soil should be just so far removed from dryness that when a handful is gently pressed it may hang together, but may lose its cohesion when dropped.
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  • Shy plants should be given gentle bottom heat to induce growth, which should be gently hardened by exposure under cooler conditions.
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  • Half Section showing condition Half Section showing condition of charge when boiling very of charge when boiling violently gently.
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  • This process with a moderate degree of heat thoroughly cleans it of external greasy matter, and all that is necessary before manufacturing is to gently tap the fur upon a leather cushion stuffed with horsehair with smooth canes of a flexibility suited to the strength of the fur.
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  • The land slopes gently and drains into a considerable number of streams, turning the land into a morass of reeds and papyrus.
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  • They then look like floating logs; and thus they float or gently approach their prey, which consists of anything they can overpower.
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  • Remove two small Phillips screws and gently move the CD caddie forward.
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  • Except, of course, for the soft, golden candlelight that gently illuminates each table.
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  • That was the only answer for what he could feel - a woman's hand gently caressing his brow.
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  • Stir in 1and half tbsp caster sugar (fine sugar) and simmer gently for 10 minutes or so stirring to prevent sticking.
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  • Add the feta cheese chunks, chopped nuts, olives, and sliced tomatoes and turn gently to mix.
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  • Start in the middle of a long bead by gently prising it away from the main frame by around 2.5cm with an old chisel.
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  • Each night 50 or 60 people gathered in the cathedral choir stalls to sing Compline gently to round off a very full day.
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  • Nestling gently into the pine clad hillside this very charming stone clad hillside this very charming stone clad country cottage is an absolute delight.
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  • Creates a rich yet lightweight foam which gently cleanses the skin.
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  • Check gently between the toes to remove nail clippings.
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  • A masterful performer, Roy gently coaxes the audience in giving it what matters most - the song.
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  • It gently cocoons a tiny 2.5kg (5lbs) newborn yet is strong enough to carry chunky toddlers!
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  • Each night 50 or 60 people gathered in the cathedral choir stalls to sing compline gently to round off a very full day.
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  • Now, when he saw the perfect feathered form of the gently cooing pigeons, his heart melted.
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  • The gently sloping gardens - not suitable for the elderly or toddlers, include a copse, lawns, flower meadow and formal gardens.
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  • If it has been, a probe covered with soft cotton wool is used to gently dry out the ear canal.
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  • Stir in the grated courgette to the mixture, then gently fold in the whisked egg white.
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  • Mykonos: A holiday Villa with panoramic views. situated on a gently sloping hillside overlooking a serene cove with a secluded beach.
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  • The small sheltered cove has a gently sloping sandy beach.
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  • It has a gently curved scratch resistant sapphire crystal which to the front and steel back.
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  • With its gently shelving beaches and a warm air currents, the Algarve has drawn visitors to its sun-drenched shores for years.
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  • Lily Pollen stains gently dab a cello tape onto the stain.
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  • Linger to see the moonlight scattered through the temple ruins, or rise early for the gently awakening dawn over the acropolis.
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  • In the end, gently sifting away the excess, I uncovered another beautiful blackened denarius.
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  • This blend delivers ideal nutrition, yet is gently detoxifying.
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  • If any of the vapour-permeable film dressings are used, the backing sheet should be removed and the dressing gently placed over the wound.
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  • When I'm satisfied, I very gently rub the inside of each tine to remove the dross from the grinding of the outside.
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  • To observe the earthlings in their natural environment and gently poke fun at them.
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  • Eventually we locked out on a fairly gently ebbing tide at 12.20.
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  • Once you are very relaxed, the doctor will gently insert the flexible endoscope.
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  • I was even entrusted with the car of my own intestines which I gently held to prevent them slipping off the table.
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  • Naked bodies entwined, hands caressing skin, lips gently nibbled.
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  • The endoscope is then gently inserted into the upper esophagus.
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  • Leaving the courtyard up a flight of steps, there is a ram's head fountain spilling water gently between branches of variegated euonymus.
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  • Use a sponge to gently exfoliate the skin during a shower or bath.
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  • Remove candle wax Wait for the wax to cool then gently loosen using a fingernail to remove.
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  • Among the exercises that can help is making a tepee with your hands by gently pressing fingertips of each hand against each other.
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  • After drying the duvet may be shaken gently to restore the loft of the silk floss.
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  • On a clean surface, gently sprinkle some flour.
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  • One is still in its shrink wrapping, but the other has been opened and gently fondled for purposes of this description.
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  • D. Use the sterilized forceps to transfer, gently, one of each type of disk provided on to the agar surface.
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  • A broad stream which had been rippling along gently to the west crossed the road in a shallow ford.
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  • Matt frowned and gently rested a hand on the injured man's forehead, feeling the heat building again.
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  • Now by gently freeze-drying fresh garlic it is possible to present a high potency garlic concentrate intact with its active components.
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  • If this is indicated, the doctor may choose gently to examine the genitalia, but he will tell the patient first.
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  • In a large saucepan or frying pan, gently heat the ghee or oil.
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  • Luckily the motel manager was with me, and he ' gently ' explained what a pink gin was.
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  • To remove general grime from old prints, take the dough from some fresh bread and roll gently over the surface of the print.
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  • Restaurants catering for every taste line the picturesque harbor where the masts of traditional wooden gullets sway gently in the breeze.
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  • Hamiltonian dynamics introduced, gently.
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  • Put the crochet hook or latch tool under the strand between the edge st and the next st and pull gently.
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  • Either leave this or treat very gently using a low-pressure hose.
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  • I love gently humorous stories, full of movement and body language.
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  • It comprises rolling ridges and gently incised glens which are mostly aligned in a SW-NE direction.
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  • The trigger is squeezed gently with the right index finger.
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  • I am trying to type a text file whilst sobbing gently to myself at my own inhumanity.
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  • Gently decaying in her brother in-law 's garage was a P reg Suzuki GT 250.
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  • If the shark becomes too inquisitive, gently push the snout and it will move away.
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  • In a small pan, gently warm the plum jam and soy sauce.
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  • Gently warm the gin or brandy in a large ladle or small pan and ignite, pouring over pan juices and stirring gently.
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  • Generally, they want nice, positive comedy and were clear that spoofs should only gently lampoon their targets.
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  • Go through a gate and follow the track as it winds gently left through open fell, with scattered mature larch.
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  • Susan Ashworth A gently lilting carol which could be used during Epiphany.
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  • A stretch black limousine is purring gently in a London car park.
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  • For muscle pains, bruises and sprains; apply this liniment to the affected area and massage in gently.
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  • Then gently loosen all around it with a fork.
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  • The centreplate can then be gently lowered on to the ground.
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  • A rubber mallet is used to tap the bearing gently into place.
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  • Add the bay leaf, dried marjoram and thyme and cook gently for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
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  • Whip the cream until it just holds its shape, then gently fold in the strawberries and their juices and the crushed meringues.
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  • Sift in the flour and baking powder, then gently fold into the eggs before adding to the nut and spice mixture.
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  • The Playboy of the Western World would smile to see himself so gently mocked.
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  • Gently pressing down on the charcoal, suck in using the mouthpiece.
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  • In Russia and South Africa, gently deposited mudstones and limestones suddenly give way to massive dumps of pebbles and boulders.
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  • Cook gently, stirring occasionally, till the apples fall to a soft mush.
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  • A clear glass charger plate sits gently on a daisy place mat with a white linen daisy tied napkin.
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  • The dress has a high rounded neckline, bust darts, waist seam, mock flap pockets and gently flared skirt.
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  • Afterward - she smiled gently at the recollection - she had thanked her bemused jailers for helping her to attain nirvana.
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  • If there is, get a vacuum with the crevice nozzle attached and very gently clean the fins.
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  • Dinner Chickpea and Vegetable Satay Heat a tsp olive oil in a saucepan and gently cook a sliced onion.
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  • Gently sloping site sheltered by woodland & surrounded by 376 acres parkland... Click here or on Garden Name above for more.
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  • Historic parklands are usually enclosed, relatively flat or gently undulating pastures with widely spaced trees.
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  • Drain the raisins and gently pat them dry with paper towels.
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  • Start with knee extended, gently pushing the patella laterally.
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  • Oh by the way, a gently poached ripe peach is much sharper than you expect.
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  • My old bait dropper is loaded with hemp and 3mm pellet, gently swung down to the bottom.
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  • Opening track of the night was ' Gabriel ', a laid-back number built around gently percussive strums.
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  • Jill befriended her, and gently persuaded her that the workshops might be good for her.
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  • Remember the fable of the Sun and the Wind and be gently persuasive.
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  • I gently rubbed with a thin twig the lower surfaces of two young petioles; and in 2 hrs.
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  • To avoid arterial puncture the operator's fingers gently pull the carotid artery away from the midline.
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  • With the handmade feather quill, Honey Dust can be gently spread over the body of your partner or yourself.
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  • A cleansing treatment that gently " wakes up " skin radiance.
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  • Rake gently - a spring-tined rake gently - a spring-tined rake used upside down works well.
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  • And in the way only He can, He gently rebuked our lack of faith and began to open what we had closed.
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  • Pour the purée into a clean pan, beat in the egg, then reheat gently, stirring.
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  • But by June '04 the pain had become gently relentless.
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  • If they´re finding your line of questioning frustrating, gently remind them that both of you are seeking the same aim: problem resolution.
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  • Gently tipping the opened eyepiece onto a lint free cloth will remove the reticle.
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  • Remove the ribbon cable from the laser unit to the board by gently pulling the ribbon cable from the laser unit to the board by gently pulling the ribbon straight up.
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  • In the gently rolling hills of south west Suffolk, tiny villages sleep the sleep of the quietly forgotten.
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  • Numbers have not grown as fast in Clifton as elsewhere as they seem to prefer gently sloping corrugated industrial roofing to chimney pots.
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  • Simmer gently for about 3 minutes until the egg is cooked, but the yolk is still runny.
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  • Pour over the remaining French dressing and toss the salad gently.
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  • Host Jon Stewart's monolog was gently satirical without ever straying into controversy, while the various winners seemed at pains to behave themselves.
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  • In a wide, heavy-based saucepan gently heat the milk to boiling point.
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  • If you are using bacon rather than Spanish chorizo sausage, gently fry the bacon in the pan until cooked through.
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  • Twelve o'clock had scarce rung out over London, ere the knocker sounded very gently on the door.
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  • But he gently scolded her asking if she did not realize that this would be where he was to be found.
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  • I also VERY gently scraped the " feet " of the 555.
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  • Birds twitter gently in the background as Iain quite literally tries to charm them from the trees with his sweetest serenade.
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  • The headland is a sill, mainly composed of dolerite which was intruded horizontally during the Tertiary into gently dipping lower carboniferous shales.
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  • Down at the waterfront, our qualified watersports instructors will help you windsurf, waterski or sail from the gently shelving shore.
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  • The diesel rattles gently along the embankment top on its regular shuttle.
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  • Exmouth has a mainly flat access from the town to the beach and nearly all the footpaths have gently slopped kerbs.
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  • I'm driving into gently falling snowflakes that are drifting slowly toward me, emerging from gray gloom into the brightness of my headlights.
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  • We head further southwards, through gently undulating countryside.
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  • Backlife recreates a therapist's touch, gently rotating the legs, lifting the pelvis and aligning the spine.
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  • Then dry it in a salad spinner of pat dry gently with paper towels.
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  • Use a coarse damp sponge to gently ease the cleaning fluid across the whole area.
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  • Cream the butter or margarine with the flour then whisk small spoonfuls into the gently boiling liquid.
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  • You apply different colored medicinal chakra muds to specific areas of your bodies whilst you gently inhale steam infused with pure herbs.
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  • The beaches are backed by gently swaying palm trees.
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  • You can help this process by gently swirling the bottle but DO NOT SHAKE.
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  • Now you can either remove soil or add soil as required to level the area before gently tamping the turf back into place.
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  • In some places, usually on the edge of the moor the walls can be seen to gently taper toward a gate.
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  • After the benediction was pronounced a good woman present gently asked the presiding minister if we could still tarry there.
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  • Gently she lifted the lid and held the teapot to her ear.
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  • Drive off straight away if you can, but drive gently until the engine has reached its normal operating temperature.
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  • Click for Mini Plasma Ball larger image You can actually " feel " the energy as the light gently tickles your fingertips.
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  • The cams and spur wheel should be securely attached to the shaft, the grub screws being gently tightened as necessary.
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  • The bluesy tonality of this haunting song created a decidedly late-night feel, as did the gently drifting melody.
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  • Using a soft toothbrush, gently scrub the surface of your nails.
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  • She gently placed a tourniquet around my foreleg as a tear ran down her cheek.
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  • Add the rice and cook gently until the grains begin to turn translucent.
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  • She looked quite uncanny; upright and gently rocking some 50 feet down on the firm seabed.
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  • The pace of the many short scenes doesn't allow for the story and more importantly the characters to gently unfold.
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  • In early January its curled petals gently unfurl in shades of dark orange, filling the cold air with beautiful scent.
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  • Tommy gently unhooked the picture on the wall thoughtfully.
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  • It gently untangles without making the hair too heavy.
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  • Shepherd carefully untied the dirty, bloody bandage and as gently as he could he began to unwind the material.
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  • To the south the land dips away gently as a plateau, deeply dissected by valleys.
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  • Soft as a feather, the almost transparent black voile floats gently to the ground when tossed with unbridled passion into the air!
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  • At the moment she is curled up on the floor of the bedroom, being gently wafted by the breeze of our fan!
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  • Gently touching on themes of racism and ethnic cleansing, Untold Legends tells the tale of a kingdom overtaken by a monstrous warlord.
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  • The PC is now gently whirring beneath the desk, with the graphics card tightly wrapped in a hot metal sandwich!
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  • A depression when of great extent is termed a " basin," when it is of a more or less round form with approximatelyequal diameters, a " trough " when it is wide and elongated with gently sloping borders, and a " trench " when narrow and elongated with steeply sloping borders, one of which rises higher than the other.
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  • On the gently sloping margin of the estuary of a great river a view of tranquil inland life was equally presented to the shore-dweller, and the ocean did not present the only prospect of a career.
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  • (i.) The plains of Northern Caucasia, which include most of the provinces of Kuban and Terek and of the government of Stavropol, slope gently downwards from the foot of the Caucasus range towards the Kuma-Manych depression.
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  • Measured at the shoulder, bending head gently down.
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  • If the leaves should happen to shade the fruit, not only during the ripening process but at any time after the stoning period, they should be gently turned aside, for, in order that the fruit may acquire good colour and flavour, it should be freely exposed to light and air when ripening; it will bear the direct rays of the sun, even if they should rise to loo°, but nectarines are much more liable to damage than peaches.
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