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  • She had grown soft in five years of city life.
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  • Kelli's voice had grown softer.
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  • Many of his poems are still read and loved by children as well as by grown up men and women.
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  • Deidre crossed to him, unafraid of the creature whose appearance often made grown Immortals quake and grovel.
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  • A grown woman playing in the hay with a lamb – all dressed up.
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  • I forget you are all grown sometimes.
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  • It wasn't something either of them wanted to do, but the situation had grown out of control.
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  • The building sat amid a cluster of cottonwoods that had grown there for an old man's lifetime, while a weather-beaten barn stood off to the side, showing its tired age.
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  • His features had grown dark and shuttered.
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  • Perhaps our guardian angel gathers them up as we drop them, and will give them back to us in the beautiful sometime when we have grown wiser, and learned how to use them rightly.
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  • Natasha, who was treated as though she were grown up, was evidently very proud of this but at the same time felt shy.
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  • It'd hit her on the spaceship ride home and had only grown deeper.
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  • In this world, humans have grown fat, stopped walking, and fill their days with non-stop entertainment and food.
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  • When you're riding an ATV you can cover more territory, and the animals have grown used to the sound of them.
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  • He'd watched Damian's birth here, grown up here, met Claire here.
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  • They had grown so close.
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  • In fact, no one slapped a warrior full grown, not even his father.
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  • She looked towards their destination then back at the pillar of magic, which had grown thicker and had begun eating away at the earth around it.
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  • For a moment his gaze ran over her face in that searching way she had grown accustomed to.
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  • That was why Petya had blushed and grown confused when Denisov asked him whether he could stay.
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  • Since Prince Andrew had last seen him Kutuzov had grown still more corpulent, flaccid, and fat.
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  • The huge, endless bivouac that had previously resounded with the crackling of campfires and the voices of many men had grown quiet, the red campfires were growing paler and dying down.
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  • Katie had forgiven his inexperienced blundering, but as she had grown closer to Alex, she had drifted further from Carmen.
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  • Second, some people will still want their food grown the old-fashioned way, just like how I buy heritage meats and heirloom seeds.
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  • Before long they would be grown.
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  • He'd found some level of peace, and he'd grown powerful enough to kill an Other.
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  • Whatever the exchange between him and Xander meant, he'd showed how strong he'd grown.
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  • Pepper is grown in considerable quantities in the districts of Ha-Tien and Bien-Hoa, and sugarcanes, coffee, cotton, tobacco and jute are also produced.
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  • Wheat is widely grown but the output is not large.
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  • The pots in which these wonders of patient skill are grown have to be themselves fine specimens of the keramists craft, and as much as 200 is sometimes paid for a notably well trained tree.
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  • He felt that he had grown up and matured very much.
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  • He had grown, become rosier, had curly dark hair, and, when merry and laughing, quite unconsciously lifted the upper lip of his pretty little mouth just as the little princess used to do.
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  • Like Jonny, he'd grown into what he was virtually overnight.
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  • She'd buried them under the callus she'd grown around her emotions.
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  • It is the centre of a prosperous agricultural district producing, chiefly, wheat and maize; the vine is also largely grown and excellent wine is made.
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  • Many varieties of this form of narcissus, such as Grand Monarque, Paper white, Soleil d'or, are grown.
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  • Jonquilla, with yellow flowers, a native of south Europe and Algeria, of which there are single and double flowered varieties, is also grown in pots for early flowering, but does well outside in a warm border.
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  • In certain localities the sugar-cane is grown.
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  • Sugar, cotton, Indian corn, beans and considerable quantities of wheat are grown, but agriculture is largely hampered by the uncertainty of the rainfall.
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  • Very beautiful effects are thus produced, for the design seems to have grown up to the surface of the metal field rather than to have been planted in it.
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  • The principal crops are oats and potatoes, but all grain crops are decreasing, and flax, formerly grown to a considerable extent, is now practically neglected.
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  • Apples are grown in such quantities as to entitle the county to the title applied to it, the orchard of Ireland.
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  • At a later period when he had grown fat he accounted for his skill in taking "cut balls" at tennis by saying that he was a very "painstaking man."
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  • Salvius Julianus was entrusted by Hadrian with the task of reducing into shape the immense mass of law which had grown up in the edicts of successive praetors - thus taking the first step towards a code.
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  • Flax is mainly grown in the northern districts of Kiejdani, Shavli, Ponevyez and Rakishki.
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  • They are increased by cuttings, and grown in a cool greenhouse in rough peaty soil, with a slight addition of loam and sand.
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  • Though wild and untameable to a great degree if captured when fully grown, if taken young they are docile, and have frequently been made pets, not having the strong unpleasant odour of the smaller Mustelidae.
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  • He was certainly known in Italy at a very early date; Professor Rajna has found the names of Arthur and Gawain in charters of the early 12th century, the bearers of those names being then grown to manhood; and Gawain is figured in the architrave of the north doorway of Modena cathedral, a 12thcentury building.
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  • The sky had grown darker again and the wind made queer sobbing sounds as it swept over the valley.
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  • Is it possible to replace all our organs with freshly grown new ones created from our own cells?
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  • In 1962, some of them were grown in India, and based on the results, Borlaug was invited to India.
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  • The proverbial "Little Timmy" will find it hard to believe that food isn't manufactured like electronics but grown like an animal.
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  • And advances in drip irrigation, which itself isn't exactly new but is becoming far more widespread and ever more efficient, allows crops to be grown with massively less water.
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  • Mildred has grown much taller and stronger than she was when I went to Boston, and she is the sweetest and dearest little child in the world.
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  • Now that she has grown up, nobody thinks of being less frank with her than with any other intelligent young woman.
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  • His success convinced him that language can be conveyed through type to the mind of the blind-deaf child, who, before education, is in the state of the baby who has not learned to prattle; indeed, is in a much worse state, for the brain has grown in years without natural nourishment.
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  • I reminded her of the corn, beans and watermelon-seed she had planted in the spring, and told her that the tall corn in the garden, and the beans and watermelon vines had grown from those seeds.
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  • We should really be fed and cheered if when we met a man we were sure to see that some of the qualities which I have named, which we all prize more than those other productions, but which are for the most part broadcast and floating in the air, had taken root and grown in him.
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  • Once in a while we sat together on the pond, he at one end of the boat, and I at the other; but not many words passed between us, for he had grown deaf in his later years, but he occasionally hummed a psalm, which harmonized well enough with my philosophy.
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  • And you have grown stouter!...
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  • The fog had grown so dense that though it was growing light they could not see ten paces ahead.
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  • I shall speak to him myself, said the countess, indignant that they should have dared to treat this little Natasha as grown up.
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  • She'd grown up never having seen death, and in the past week, she'd seen it in its most gruesome forms.
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  • But within twenty years, it had faded as rapidly as it had grown.
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  • I'm almost full grown.
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  • Darian watched his little brother, at once proud of the White God that Damian had grown into and crushed by the sense of his own failure.
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  • He sometimes felt like his family treated him like a child when he'd grown overnight into a god.
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  • She's a grown woman.
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  • He hadn't realized how important a mother could be in a grown man's life until she died last year.
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  • It must have been tough for you, having grown up with all of this.
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  • The height of the male at the shoulder when full grown is usually from 8 to lc, ft., occasionally as much as II, and possibly even more.
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  • It is of course quite possible that isolated cases of officers being put to death for their faith occurred during Maximinian's reign, and on some such cases the legend may have grown up during the century and a half between Maximinian and Eucherius.
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  • Amongst hardy species of Nymphaea now much grown are candida, nitida, odorata, pygmaea and tuberosa, all with white, more or less sweet-scented flowers; flava, yellow, and sphaerocarpa, rose-carmine.
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  • So long as the conventionalities were preserved she endured it, but when her husband took to drinking and made love to the maids under her very eyes she resolved to break a yoke that had grown intolerable.
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  • The mushroom usually grown in gardens or hot-beds, in cellars, sheds, &c., is a distinct variety known as Agaricus hortensis.
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  • The crop of buckwheat was 499,000 bushels (grown on 22,000 acres).
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  • The production of oats was 2,156,000 bushels (grown on 98,000 acres).
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  • Tobacco is grown throughout the state; in 1909 on 12,000 acres was grown a crop of 12,000,000 lb, valued at $1,663,200.
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  • Chait Sing, raja of Benares, the greatest of the vassal chiefs who had grown rich under the protection of the British rule, lay under the suspicion of disloyalty.
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  • Tobacco, vegetables and other garden produce are much cultivated; cotton could probably be grown with profit.
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  • Beetroot for sugar, grain and fruit are also grown.
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  • It is grown in conservatories for half-hardy plants.
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  • It cannot be grown in the open air in Britain, as it requires protection from frost, and is more tender than the Brazilian pine.
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  • By 1861 the population had grown to 17,688, chiefly owing to its position as an important railway junction.
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  • The plants are grown in the stove till the flowering period, when they may be removed to the greenhouse.
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  • Agriculture is highly developed; cereals, principally wheat and oats, and beetroot are the chief crops; potatoes, flax, hemp, rape and hops are also grown.
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  • Wine of medium quality is grown on the banks of the Marne and the Aisne.
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  • The osiers grown in the vicinity of St Quentin supply an active basket-making industry.
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  • The sumach is largely grown in the Mirdite district; its leaves are exported to Trieste for use in tanneries and dyeworks.
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  • Tobacco is grown extensively in southern Albania, especially near Berat and in the upper valley of the Viossa, but the quantity exported is small.
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  • The Australian eucalyptus is now grown in many places, and there are groves of the paradise or paraiso tree (Melia azedarach) on the formerly treeless pampa.
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  • Rye, on the other hand, one of the least valuable of the cereals, is grown chiefly in the poor agricultural territories of the central plateau and western Brittany.
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  • It is grown largely in the departments of Nord and Pas-de-Calais and in those of the Seine basin, the southern limit of its cultivation being roughly a line drawn from Bordeaux to Lyons.
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  • Vegetables.Potatoes are not a special product of any region, though grown in great quantities in the Bresse and the Vosges.
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  • Colsa, grown chiefly in the lower basin of the Seine (SeineInfrieure and Eure), is the most important of the oil-producing plants, all of which show a diminishing acreage.
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  • The plain of Toulouse, which with the rest of south-western France produces good draught oxen, the Parisian basin, the plains of the north to the east of the maritime region, the lower valley of the Rhflne and tile Bresse, where there is little or no natural pasturage, and forage is grown from seed.
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  • The town has grown rapidly since the completion of the railway system, and has a large trade in petroleum from Baku.
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  • Deciduous premolar preceded by a minute molariform tooth, which remains in place until the animal is nearly full grown.
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  • It lies in a healthy, hilly district, and has grown in modern times from a village into a large residential town.
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  • At first wheat was cultivated solely in the coastal country, but experience has shown that the staple cereal can be most successfully grown over almost any portion of the arable lands within the 20 to 40 in.
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  • Other important crops grown are - maize, 324,000 acres; oats, 493,000 acres; other grains, 160,000 acres; hay, 1,367,000 acres; potatoes, 119,000 acres; sugar-cane, 141,000 acres; vines, 65,000 acres; and other crops, 422,000 acres.
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  • Maize and sugar-cane are grown in New South Wales and Queensland..
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  • Tobacco thrives well in New South Wales and Victoria, but kinds suitable for exportation are not largely grown.
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  • Fruit and hops are extensively grown in the neighbourhood.
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  • It is exceedingly picturesque, the villages clinging to the sides of the mountain glens from which water is drawn for irrigation; and excellent fruit is grown.
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  • The total area under cotton in 1916, including that grown in Khiva and Bukhara, was 1,838,215 acres, yielding about 18,000,000 poods or 290,000 tons of raw cotton.
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  • The wood of the British oak, when grown in perfection, is.
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  • From its rugged silvery bark and dark-green foliage, it is a handsome tree, quite hardy in Cornwall and Devonshire, where it has grown to a large size.
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  • When Commodore Perry arrived in 1853, there were on Peel Island thirty-one inhabitants, four being English, four American, one Portuguese and the rest natives of the Sandwich Islands, the Ladrones, &c.; and when Mr Russell Robertson visited the place in 1875, the colony had grown to sixty-nine, of whom only five were pure whites.
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  • There is now regular steam communication; the affairs of the islands are duly administered, and the population has grown to about 4500.
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  • Grown to manhood he took service under Tiridates, now king of Armenia, in order by his own fidelity to atone for his father's treachery.
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  • Cotton growing under European direction began about 1900, with the result that in 1901-1902 over 100,000 lb of cotton grown from native, American and Egyptian seed were shipped to Bremen.
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  • If she did not remarry, she lived on in her husband's house and took a child's share on the division of his estate, when the children had grown up. She still retained her dowry and any settlement deeded to her by her husband.
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  • All these older methods have, however, been thrown into the background and rendered antiquated by inventions which have grown out of Hertz's scientific investigations on the production of electric waves.
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  • The sources for the life of St Francis and early Franciscan history are very numerous, and an immense literature has grown up around them.
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  • Throughout the region north of the Apennines no plants will thrive which cannot stand occasional severe frosts in winter, so that not only oranges and lemons but even the olive tree cannot be grown, except in specially favoured situations.
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  • Horse beans are grown, especially in the south and in the larger islands; lupines are also grown for fodder.
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  • Turnips are grown principally in the central provinces as an alternative crop to wheat.
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  • Sugar beet is extensively grown to supply the sugar factories.
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  • Cotton (Gossypium herbaceum), which at the beginning of the 19th century, at the time of the Continental blockade, and again during the American War of Secession, was largely cultivated, is now grown only in parts of Sicily and in a few southern provinces.
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  • Sumach, liquorice and madder are also grown in the south.
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  • In 1894 the excess of imports over exports fell to 2,720,000, but by 1898 it had grown to 8,391,000, in consequence chiefly of the increased importation of coal, raw cotton and cotton thread, pig and cast iron, old iron, grease and oil-seeds for use in Italian industries.
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  • The number of agricultural schools has also grown, although the total is relatively small when compared with population.
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  • It is one of the strongest instances furnished by history of the fascination exercised by an idea that the Italians themselves should have grown to glory in this dependence of their nation upon Caesars who had nothing but a name in common with the Roman Imperator of the past.
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  • In the case of some of these legends - as those of Sunah-Sepha, and the fetching of Soma from heaven - we can even see how they have grown out of germs contained in some of the Vedic hymns.
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  • Asparagus, figs, and wine of medium quality are grown in the district; and heavy iron goods, chemical products, clocks and plaster are among the manufactures.
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  • Nothing, however, was done during the remainder of the year, and John, feeling his position had grown stronger, went abroad early in 1214, and remained for some months in France.
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  • Tea is grown in considerable quantities and the cultivation is under a department of the penal settlement.
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  • When the odcyte is full grown, the residual odgonia die off and disintegrate.
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  • Moreover, P. Hallez [22], has recently shown that hydroids hitherto regarded as distinct species are only forms of „ the same species grown under different conditions.
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  • The condition of things can be imagined by supposing that in a medusa primitively of normal build, with tentacles at the margin, the umbrella has grown down past the insertion of the tentacles.
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  • The chief agricultural products are barley, oats, wheat, and in the north-east flax is also grown, and exported to South Holland and Belgium.
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  • It was introduced into France in 1749, and appears to have been grown in Germany and Britain soon after the middle of the last century, if not earlier.
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  • Thus various parts of criminals, such as the thigh bone of a hanged man, moss grown on a human skull, &c., were used, and even the celebrated Dr Culpeper in the 17th century recommended " the ashes of the head of a coal black cat as a specific for such as have a skin growing over their sight."
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  • The river valleys abound in natural pasture, and sainfoin, lucerne and other forage crops are largely grown; cattle-raising is an important source of wealth, and the cheeses of Troyes are well known.
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  • If experimental plants are grown in ster1lized soil, these swellings do not appear, and the plant can then use no atmospheric nitrogen.
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  • Equally disastrous are those climatic or seasonal changes which involve temperatures in themselves not excessive but in wrong sequence; how many more useful plants could be grown in the open in the United Kingdom if the deceptively mild springs were not so often followed by frosts in May and June!
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  • Trade makes it possible to work mineral resources in localities where food can only be grown with great pope a u.
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  • Albury is the centre of a sheeprearing and agricultural district; grapes, cereals and tobacco are largely grown, and the wine produced here is held in high repute throughout Australia.
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  • The tradition, as in the case of the Targums, was again twofold; that which had grown up in the Palestinian Schools and that of Babylonia.
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  • A variety of oil-bearing plants and green fodder, as also cotton, hemp, flax and poppies, are grown.
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  • Cotton is grown in the vicinity, and is woven by the women into fabrics, which find a ready sale among the pagan tribes of the mountains.
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  • Fruits in great variety are grown in the valley and foothills.
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  • A pueblo or villa called Branciforte, one of the least important of the Spanish settlements (now a suburb of Santa Cruz), was founded in the vicinity in 1797, and before the American conquest was merged with the settlement that had grown up about the mission.
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  • By the time it began the freebooters had grown into princes.
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  • Once strongly fortified, it is now surrounded by wide boulevards, and new quarters have grown up on its outskirts.
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  • In 1885 Uruguay imported most of her breadstuffs; now not only is wheat grown in sufficient quantities to meet the local demand, but a surplus (about 20,000 metric tons in 1908-9) is annually available for export.
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  • From 1847, when the first railway entered the city, Indianapolis has steadily grown in importance as a railway centre.
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  • The plebs, like the English commons, contained families differing widely in rank and social position, among them those families which, as soon as an artificial barrier broke down, joined with the patricians to form the new older settlement, a nobility which had once been the whole people, was gradually shorn of all exclusive privilege, and driven to share equal rights with a new people which had grown up around it.
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  • Such hints as we have, while they set before us, just as at Rome, a state of things in which small landed proprietors are burthened with debt, also set before us the Attic demos as, largely at least, a body of various origins which had grown up in the city.
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  • The products of the province are tea (the best quality of which is grown at Gan-hwa and the greatest quantity at Ping-kiang), hemp, cotton, rice, paper, tobacco, tea-oil and coal.
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  • The soil, mainly alluvial, is naturally very fertile, and wherever cultivated yields abundant crops, durra being the principal grain grown.
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  • Many kinds of vegetables, and cotton, wheat and barley are also grown.
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  • Other crops grown for export are coffee, tobacco, cocoa and indigo.
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  • The grubs, when hatched, start galleries nearly at right angles to this, and when fully grown form oval cells in which they pupate; from these the young beetles emerge by making circular holes directly outward through the bark.
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  • On the three-fields system corn has been grown upon it for fifty to seventy consecutive years without manure.
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  • Apples, pears and cherries are grown throughout the oak region.
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  • Finally, a great number of artels on the stock exchange, in the seaports, in the great cities, during the great fairs and on railways have grown up, and have acquired the confidence of tradespeople to such an extent that considerable sums of money and complicated banking operations are frequently handed over to an artelshik (member of an artel) without any receipt, his number or his name being accepted as sufficient guarantee.
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  • Crops, chiefly barley, rye, oats, turnips and green crops, are, however, grown on clearings in the forest, though the yield is poor.
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  • Industry of this character was first established in Poland in 1820, and it has grown there rapidly, though never so rapidly as during the last few years of the 19th century.
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  • Out of these have grown large factories, employing as many as 10,000 to 12,000 men each; but when harvest comes round, these men leave the factories and repair to their fields, and meantime the factories stand still for two or three months.
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  • Since the days when Rurik had first chosen it as his headquarters, the little town on the Volkhov had grown into a great commercial of Nov- city and a member of the Hanseatic league, and it had brought under subjection a vast expanse of territory, stretching from the shores of the Baltic to the Ural Mountains, and containing several subordinate towns, of which the principal were Pskov, Nizhniy-Novgorod and Vyatka.
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  • Much tobacco of excellent quality, principally for consumption in Persia, is also grown (especially in Fessa, Darab and Jahrom) and a considerable quantity of opium, much of it for export to China, is produced.
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  • About 1875 their average capacity differed little from that of British wagons of the present day, but by 1885 it had grown to zo or 22 short tons (z000 ib) and now it is probably at least three times that of European wagons.
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  • It is, however, rarely grown as a timber-tree, its chief employment being for hedges.
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  • Lawsoniana, the Port Orford cedar, a native of south Oregon and north California, where it attains a height of Too ft., was introduced into Scotland in 1854; it is much grown for ornamental purposes in Britain, a large number of varieties of garden origin being distinguished by differences in habit and by colour of foliage.
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  • The black "Kaisow" teas are brought from the Ho-kow district, where they are grown, down the river Kin to Juy-hung on the lake, and the Siu-ho connects by a navigable stream I-ning Chow, in the neighbourhood of which city the best black teas of this part of China are produced, with Wu-ching, the principal mart of trade on the lake.
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  • According to the Year Book of the Department of Agriculture in 1909 a crop of 165,000 bushels of oats was grown in Nevada on 7000 acres; there was no crop reported of Indian corn or of rye.
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  • He gave special encouragement to the creation of national kitchens, the number of which had grown by the end of Aug.
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  • The town, which has grown rapidly in recent years, is a favourite boating centre for the Parisians.
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  • Originally a Turkish fortified post, Izmail had by the end of the 18th century grown into a place of 30,000 inhabitants.
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  • It has grown up round the monastery or lavra of Troitsko-Sergiyevskaya.
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  • Large quantities of flax are grown, while the timber trade is of considerable importance.
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  • It was " the physical centre of those movements of history from which the world has grown."
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  • The principal articles of its trade are rice and cotton, some sugar cane (nai shakar), flax (Katun) and hemp (Kanab) are also grown.
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  • Cotton is grown in every county of the state, but the large yields are in the Delta (Bolivar, Coaohma, Washington, Yazoo and Leflore counties), the greatest cotton-producing region of the world, and in Monroe, Lowndes and Noxubee counties on the Alabama border.
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  • The largest Indian-corn producing districts are nearly the same as those which produce the most cotton; oats and wheat are grown chiefly in the north-eastern quarter of the state, and rice in the south-western quarter.
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  • Sugar-cane is grown principally in the southern part of the state, but sorghum-cane is grown to some extent in nearly every county.
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  • At Crystal Springs tomatoes were first successfully grown for the market (1874-1876).
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  • Potatoes, cabbage and lettuce are much grown for the early Northern markets.
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  • It was not till the 12th century that the mitre came to be regarded as specifically episcopal, and meanwhile the custom had grown up of granting it honoris causa to other dignitaries besides bishops.
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  • When the fungus is grown elsewhere than in the ants' nest it produces gonidia instead of the white masses on which the ants feed, hence it seems that these masses are indeed produced as the result of some unknown cultural process.
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  • The cinchona has recently been introduced with complete success; and the mahogany of America reaches a large size, and gives promise of being grown for use as timber.
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  • The staple crop is rice, which is grown on 77 per cent.
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  • The principal crops are potatoes, rye and oats, but wheat and barley are grown in the more fertile districts; tobacco, flax, hops and beetroot are also cultivated.
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  • In Acanthobdella, however, the testes of each side of the body have grown together to form a continuous band, which extends in front of external pore.
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  • The chief industry is the weaving of cloth from native grown cotton.
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  • The slopes of the Armenian highlands are clothed with fine forests, and the vine is grown at their base, while on the wide-stretching steppes the Turko-Tatars pasture cattle, horses and sheep. The lower part of the Kura valley assumes the character of a dry steppe, the rainfall not reaching 54 in.
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  • Various kinds of fodder crops are grown in Transcaucasia, such as hay, rye-grass and lucerne.
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  • Sunflowers are very extensively grown for oil in the government of Kuban and elsewhere, and also some flax.
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  • Many varieties of fruit are grown, especially good being the apricots, peaches, walnuts and hazel nuts.
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  • Fine grapes are grown in the vicinity.
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  • It is the seat of cotton, calico, silk, machinery and other industries, and excellent wine is grown there.
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  • Lupine, beans, peas and vetches were grown for fodder, and meadows, often artificially watered, supplied hay.
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  • The acreage of rye grown in the United Kingdom as a grain crop is small, the respective maximum and minimum areas during the period 1875-1905 having been 102,676 acres in 1894 and 47,937 acres in 1880.
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  • Rye is perhaps more largely grown as a green crop to be fed off by sheep, or cut green for soiling, in the spring months.
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  • The total produce of any crop in a given year must depend mainly upon the acreage grown, whilst the average yield per acre will be determined chiefly by the character of the season.
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  • Amongst the field experiments there is, perhaps, not one of more universal interest than that in which wheat was grown for fifty-seven years in succession, (a) without manure, (b) with farmyard manure and (c) with various artificial manures.
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  • The results show that, unlike leguminous crops such as beans or clover, wheat may be successfully grown for many years in succession on ordinary arable land, provided suitable manures be applied and the land be kept clean.
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  • But the average produce over forty years of continuous growth of barley was, in all cases where nitrogenous and mineral manures (containing phosphates) were used together, much higher than the average produce of the crop grown in ordinary rotation in the United Kingdom, and very much higher than the average in most other countries when so grown.
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  • Although barley is appropriately grown on lighter soils than wheat, good crops, of fair quality, may be grown on the heavier soils after another grain crop by the aid of artificial manures, provided that the land is sufficiently clean.
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  • Both the quantity and the quality of the produce, and consequently its feeding value, must depend greatly upon the selection of the best description of roots to be grown, and on the character and the amount of the manures, and especially on the amount of nitrogenous manure employed.
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  • It seems certain that success in any system involving a more extended growth of leguminous crops in rotations must be dependent on a considerable variation in the description grown.
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  • Thus the cereal crops, when grown in rotation, yield more produce for sale in the season of growth than when grown continuously.
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  • They are effected chiefly by some alteration in the description of the root-crop, and perhaps by the introduction of the potato crop; by growing a different cereal, or it may be more than one cereal consecutively; by the growth of some other leguminous crop than clover, since " clover-sickness " may result if that crop is grown at too short intervals, or the intermixture of grass seeds with the clover, and perhaps by the extension by one or more years of the period allotted to this member of the rotation.
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  • As to the source of the nitrogen of the root-crops-the so-called " restorative crops "-these are as dependent as any crop that is grown on available nitrogen within the soil, which is generally supplied by the direct appli cation of nitrogenous manures, natural or artificial.
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  • In the most prevalent variety of the Norway spruce the wood is white, apt to be very knotty when the tree has grown in an open place, but, as produced in the close northern forests, often of fine and even grain.
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  • Since the 9th of Thermidor, the republican instinct has grown weaker every day.
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  • The smith laments that all his property is of no value now that his watchman is slain, whereupon the young hero offers to guard his domains until a whelp of the hound's has grown.
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  • Nymphs had planted elm-trees, facing towards Troy, which withered away as soon as they had grown high enough to see the captured city.
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  • The Indian corn crop was 67,501,144 bushels in 1870; 152,055,390 bushels in 1899 and 153,062,000 in 1909, when it was grown on 3,875,000 acres and the state ranked seventh among the states of the Union in the production of this cereal.
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  • The wheat crop was 27,882,159 bushels in 1870; 50,376,800 bushels (grown on 3,209,014 acres) in 1899; and 23,532,000 bushels (grown on 1,480,000 acres) in 1909.
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  • The oat crop was 25,347,549 bushels in 1870; 42,050,910 bushels (grown on 1,115,149 acres) in 1899; and 56,225,000 bushels (grown on 1,730,000 acres) in 1909.
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  • The cultivation of tobacco was of little importance in the state until about 1840; but the product increased from 10,454,449 lb in 1850 to 34,735,235 lb in 1880, and to 65,957,100 lb in 1899, when the crop was grown on 71,422 acres; in 1909 the crop was 83,250,000 lb, grown on 90,000 acres.
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  • Most of the tobacco is grown in the counties on or near the S.W.
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  • Various other Massachusetts townships, as they have grown older, have been similarly compelled to abandon their old form of government.
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  • Then again, during at least the last four centuries, cotton plants have been distributed from one country to another, only to render still more difficult any attempt to establish definitely the origin of the varieties now grown.
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  • In regions where climatic conditions are favourable, cotton grows more or less successfully on almost all kinds of soil; it can be grown on light sandy soils, loams, heavy clays and sandy " bottom " lands with varying success.
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  • In spite of the clean culture, good crops of cotton have been grown on some soils in the south for more than forty successive years.
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  • This machine, under various modifications, is employed for ginning the greater portion of the cotton grown in the Southern States of America.
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  • The custom of carefully selecting the seed has grown with the industry and may be said to be inseparable from it.
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  • In 1792 the quantity exported from the United States was only 1 It is related that in the year 1784 William Rathbone, an American merchant resident in Liverpool, received from one of his correspondents in the southern states a consignment of eight bags of cotton, which on its arrival in Liverpool was seized by the customhouse officers, on the allegation that it could not have been grown in the United States, and that it was liable to seizure under the Shipping Acts, as not being imported in a vessel belonging to the country of its growth.
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  • Mexico.-Cotton is extensively grown in Mexico, and large quantities are used for home consumption.
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  • Most of the crop is grown in the irrigated coastal valleys.
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  • Egyptian cotton is also grown.
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  • The whole of this crop was Sea Island cotton, with the exception of the " Marie galante " grown in Carriacou.
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  • Spain.-Cotton was formerly grown in southern Spain on an extensive scale, and as recently as during the American Civil War a crop of 8000 to 10,000 bales was obtained.
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  • Cyprus has a soil and climate suited to cotton, which was formerly grown here on a large scale.
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  • The cotton grown is rather short-stapled and goes mainly to Marseilles and Trieste.
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  • Egypt.-The position of Egypt as the third cotton-producing country of the world has already been pointed out, and the varieties grown and the mode of cultivation described.
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  • West Africa.-Cotton has long been grown in the various countries on the west coast of Africa, ginned by hand or by very primitive means, spun into yarn, and woven on simple looms into " country cloths "; these are often only a few inches wide, so that any large cloths have to be made by sewing the narrow strips together.
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  • The area under cotton in all British India is about 20,000,000 acres, the crop being grown in a very primitive manner.
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  • Japan received cotton from India before China, and the plant is extensively grown, especially in West and Middle Japan.
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  • About one-third of the cotton used in Russian mills is grown on Russian territory, the remainder coming chiefly from the United States.
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  • A native variety known as " Terli," and American cotton, are grown.
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  • Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia possess suitable climatic conditions, and in the first-named state the cotton has been grown on a commercial scale in past years, the crop in 1897 being about 450 bales.
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  • The results may be seen in the approximate estimates below of cotton grown more or less directly under the auspices of the association.
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  • West Indian grown cotton has realized even higher prices than American grown Sea Island.
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  • In Sierra Leone little success has been met with, but on the Gold Coast some cotton better than middling American has been grown, and the association has concluded an agreement with the government for an extension of its work.
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  • The cotton is almost entirely grown by natives in small patches round their villages, and generally it has sold for about the same price as middling American, though some of it realized as much as 25 to 30 " points on."
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  • They are generally grown in cultivation as stove-plants.
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  • In other parts fine crops of millet and various kinds of grain are grown, and on it trees flourish abundantly.
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  • The indigo plant is grown in large quantities in the plain country to the north of Mukden, and is transported thence to the coast in carts, each of which carries rather more than a ton weight of the dye.
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  • Cotton, tobacco, pulse, millet, wheat and barley are also grown.
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  • The Eastern mission had been begun by St Francis, who had visited and attempted to convert the sultan of Egypt during the Fifth Crusade (1220); within a hundred years the little seed had grown into a great tree.
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  • The papacy, on the other hand, had grown as a result of the Crusades.
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  • The cultivation of pineapples, in sub-tropical Florida, is proving successful, the product far surpassing that of California, the only other state in the Union in which pineapples are grown.
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  • Sea-island cotton of very high grade is grown in Alachua county.
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  • Sugar-cane, maize, tapioca and other similar products are grown, however, in smaller quantities.
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  • In the irrigated fields the rice plants are first grown in nurseries, and are subsequently transplanted when they have reached a certain stage of development.
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  • The museums of Athens have steadily grown in importance with the progress of excavation.
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  • The city has grown rapidly, and is considered one of the most attractive state capitals of Brazil.
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  • Rice is grown in such quantities as to procure for Formosa, in former days, the title of the " granary of China "; and the sweet potato, taro, millet, barley, wheat and maize are also cultivated.
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  • Java coffee has been grown with success in Porto Rico.
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  • Tobacco of a superior quality is grown extensively on the lower northern slopes and much tobacco is now grown under cloth.
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  • The white and black varieties of this species were cultivated in England and Scotland from remote times, and are still grown as a crop in Orkney and Shetland.
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  • In the latter are grown wheat and other spring crops, while the lighter kinds of rice and the hill millets are all that the poorer land can bear.
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  • At the beginning of the decade 1891-1901 wheat was the staple product of the Vindhyan and Nerbudda valley districts, and was also grown extensively in all the Satpura districts except Nimar and in Wardha and Nagpur.
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  • Wordsworth's theories of poetry - the objects best suited for poetic treatment, the characteristics of such treatment and the choice of diction suitable for the purpose - may be said to have grown out of the soil and substance of the lakes and mountains, and out of the homely lives of the people, of Cumberland and Westmoreland.
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  • He is told of a weed which restores youth to the one grown old.
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  • This task, however, has grown more difficult and exacting.
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  • Modern Eregli had grown from a large village to a town since the railway reached it from Konia and Karaman in 1904; and it has now an hotel and good shops.
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  • There are extensive gardens and nurseries in the neighbourhood of Pontefract, and liquorice is largely grown for the manufacture of the celebrated Pomfret cakes.
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  • Liquorice was largely grown as early as 1700-1701, when the corporation prohibited the sale of buds or sets of the plant.
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  • It has grown from 73,022 in 1901 (the area of Alberta being then slightly different).
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  • In the town of Raymond is a large beet sugar manufactory, and in the vicinity great quantities of beets are grown by irrigation.
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  • In central Alberta coarse grains - oats and barley - and some wheat are grown, in conjunction with mixed farming.
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  • As soon as the march of conquest had reached its natural limit, slavery began to be modified; and when the empire was divided into the several states which had grown up under it, and the system of defence characteristic of the middle ages was substituted for the aggressive system of antiquity, slavery gradually disappeared, and was replaced by serfdom.
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  • When the work of conquest had been achieved, it could not be expected that a radical alteration should be suddenly wrought either in the social system which was in harmony with it, or even in the general ideas which had grown up under its influence.
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  • A similar residential quarter has also grown up on the N.E., where the line of the old fortifications has become a boulevard.
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  • The principal crops are rye, oats, barley, buckwheat, potatoes, though wheat, beetroot, flax, hemp and tobacco are also grown.
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  • Tobacco and vegetables are also produced in some quantity, and maize is grown largely for the sake of the husk, which is used for native cheroot-wrappers, under the name of yawpet.
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  • The headquarters town, Pakokku, stands on the right bank of the Irrawaddy, and has grown into importance since the British occupation.
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  • The porpoise, when full grown, attains a length of 5 ft.
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  • Wheat is grown at an elevation of 1800 ft.
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  • On the hills yellow-leaf tobacco can be grown.
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  • Cereals and forage plants can be successfully grown everywhere, and varied and profitable agriculture is possible even on the " pine-barrens " or uplands of the N.; but more intelligent and more intensive farming is necessary than that practised by the average " pineywoods " farmer.
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  • In1907-1908all the sugar produced from cane grown in the United States came from Louisiana (335,000 long tons) and Texas (12,000 tons); in the same year cane sugar from Hawaii amounted to 420,000 tons, from Porto Rico to 217,000 tons and from the Philippines to 135,000 tons; and the total yield of beet sugar from the United States was 413,954 tons.
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  • Of all the cane grown, an amount between one-sixth and one-quarter - and that the best - must be reserved for seed every other year, and this is a great handicap to the state in competing with other cane regions and with the sugar beet.
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  • Sugar is grown also in St Landry and the eastern part of Attakapas - a name formerly loosely applied to what are now St Mary, Iberia, Vermilion, St Martin and Lafayette parishes.
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  • Tobacco might be grown profitably over a large part of the state, but in reality very little is grown.
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  • The strong, black perique of the delta - cultivated very generally in the lower alluvial region before the Civil War, but now almost exclusively in St James parish - is a famous leaf, grown since early colonial times.
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  • Bright or yellow plug and smoking leaf are grown on the pine uplands and pine " flats," and a small amount of cigar tobacco on the flats, prairies and " bluffs."
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  • Some rice also is grown on the lowlands of the Mississippi valley, notably in Plaquemines, Jefferson and Lafourche parishes.
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  • Oranges are grown especially on the coast.
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  • Indian corn is grown only for home use.
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  • The state's manufacturing interests have during the last few decades grown greatly in importance.
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  • Bananas are grown particularly in the region about Nipe, Gibara and Baracoa, whence they are exported in large quantities, though there is a tendency to lessen their culture in these parts in favour of sugar.
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  • Sisal is grown.
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  • Near Doboj, on the Bosna, there is a state sugar-refinery, for which beetroot is largely grown in the vicinity.
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  • Tobacco is grown all over the empire, the most important market for it being Smyrna.
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  • Opium is mainly grown in Anatolia.
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  • In another account Absyrtus had grown to manhood then, and met his death in an encounter with Jason, in pursuit of whom he had been sent.
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  • On an account roll of Framlingham Castle of 1324 there is an entry of "rent received from the borough," also of "rent from those living outside the borough," and in all probability burghal rights had existed at a much earlier date, when the town had grown into some importance under the shelter of the castle.
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  • Wheat, oats, barley and other cereals are grown and exported, and owing to the abundance of pasture and forage, sheep and cattle-rearing are actively carried on.
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  • Wines of fair quality are grown in the valley of the Sioule; walnuts, chestnuts, plums, apples and pears are principal fruits.
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  • Cotton of excellent quality is grown in the neighbourhood, and the place is celebrated for its scarlet dyes.
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  • Thirty years after the Ridsdale judgment, the ritual confusion in the Church of England was worse than ever, and the old ideal expressed in the Acts of Uniformity had given place to a desire to sanctify with some sort of authority the parochial "uses" which had grown up. In this respect the dominant opinion in the Church, intent on compromise, seems to have been expressed in the Report presented in 1908 to the convocation of the province of Canterbury by the sub-committee of five bishops appointed to investigate the matter, namely, that under the Ornaments Rubric the vestments prescribed in the first Prayer Book of Edward VI.
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  • In many plantations besides catch crops (cassava, sesame, ground-nuts, &c.) other crops, such as tea, coffee, cocoa and tobacco, are grown with rubber.
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  • Cotton is indigenous and is grown for export.
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  • A considerable quantity of timber is grown on the high lands, and the rich valley pastures support large herds of cattle, while the abundance of oaks and chestnuts favours the rearing of swine.
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  • It is only since about 1870 that this popularity has grown up. Ten years earlier even rowing-boats were few excepting at Oxford, at Henley in regatta time, and at Putney on the tideway.
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  • In the Vivarais cattle are reared, while on the slopes of the Beaujolais excellent wines are grown.
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  • At first the whole proceeding was informal and impulsive enough; but by the 7th century it had grown thoroughly stereotyped and formal.
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  • Some cotton is grown, although the soil is as a whole poor; the manufactures include salt, metal vessels and stone handmills.
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  • The town, which had grown up under the shadow of the almost impregnable castle, was first incorporated by Henry I.
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  • The old outworks have been partly demolished and replaced by modern forts, while suburbs have grown up round the inner walls and bastions.
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  • Coffee naturally occupies first place, and is grown wherever frosts are not severe from the Amazon south to Parana.
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  • The states of Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Minas Geraes are the largest producers, but it is also grown for export in Espirito Santo, Bahia and Ceara.
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  • Sugar cane, another exotic, has an equally wide distribution, and cotton is grown along the coast from Maranhao to Sao Paulo.
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  • It was once cultivated in Rio Grande do Sul with some success, and it has been grown in Minas Geraes and Sao Paulo, but in no case have the returns been sufficient to give it a permanent standing among the productions of the country.
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  • Apples, peaches, quinces, raspberries, strawberries, &c., are produced under such conditions, but the flavour of their kind grown in colder climates is usually wanting.
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  • The white potato, known as " batata inglez " (English potato), is grown in elevated localities, but it deteriorates so greatly after the first planting that fresh imported seed is necessary every second or third year.
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  • On the lawn near the cathedral stand two of the earliest larches grown in Great Britain, having been introduced from Tirol by the 2nd duke in 1738.
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  • The area of land under tillage is less than a twentieth of the whole surface, the crop most extensively grown being maize or " mealies."
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  • This is universally grown by the natives and forms their staple food; it is also grown by the Indians, and by the white farmers for export.
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  • The variety chiefly grown is the Assam indigenous.
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  • The most valuable straw for plaits is grown in Tuscany, and from it the well-known Tuscan plaits and Leghorn hats are made.
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  • The straw of Tuscany, specially grown for plaiting, is distinguished into three qualities - Pontederas Semone being the finest, Mazzuolo the second quality, from which the bulk of the plaits are made, while from the third quality, Santa Fioro, only "Tuscan pedals" and braids are plaited.
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  • In the southern districts almonds, figs, rice and olives are grown.
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  • A great quantity of tobacco is also grown; it is wholly monopolized by the crown.
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  • Yugoslavia's relations with Albania, though simplified by this decision, have been affected by the Albanian counterclaim to Pee, Djakovo and the plain of Kosovo, where since the middle of last century the Albanian element had grown steadily stronger at the expense of the Serbs.
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  • Outside the scientific world an immense mass of observation and experiment had grown up in relation to this subject.
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  • By the close of the i 5th century the Dalberg family had grown to be of such importance that, in 1494, the German King Maximilian I.
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  • But towards the end he confesses that he has grown weary of his task, and his history becomes meagre.
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  • The chief method employed for their destruction is spraying the swarms with arsenic. The districts with the greatest area under cultivation are Heidelberg, Witwatersrand, Pretoria, Standerton and Krugersdorp. The chief crops grown for grain are wheat, maize (mealie) and kaffir corn, but the harvest is inadequate to meet local demands.
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  • Oats, barley and millet are largely grown for forage.
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  • The chief vegetables grown are potatoes, pumpkins, carrots, onions and tomatoes.
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  • Tobacco is grown in every district, but chiefly in Rustenburg.
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  • Of the 3,032,000 lb of tobacco grown in 1904, Rustenburg produced 884,000 lb.
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  • In 1890 a feeling of considerable irritation had grown up among the Uitlanders at the various monopolies, but particularly at the dynamite monopoly, which pressed solely and with peculiar severity upon gold miners.
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  • From the Galera, the southernmost range of hills north of the Orinoco basin, the traveller saw a vast plain thickly grown with low trees.
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  • In the next zone are grown many of the cereals (including rice), beans, tobacco, sugar-cane, peaches, apricots, quinces and strawberries.
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  • It is grown at elevations of 1600 to 3000 ft., and the yield is reported to be a to 2 lb per tree, which is much less than the yield in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
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  • Indian corn is widely grown and provides the staple food of the people, especially in the interior.
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  • Wheat was introduced by the Spaniards immediately after their occupation of Venezuela, and is grown in the elevated districts of Aragua and the western states, but the production does not exceed home consumption.
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