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  • I had to talk over a very important matter with him.

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  • What's important is that you're alive.

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  • What could possibly be more important to us than saving lives?

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  • Our credibility is important to us.

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  • He asks you to come to him at once on a very important matter.

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  • At the moment he was one of the most important people in her life.

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  • Then he just makes all the important decisions - and you have no input?

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  • Why was it suddenly so important to be attractive?

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  • You are more important to me than having children.

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  • Prince Vasili, who still occupied his former important posts, formed a connecting link between these two circles.

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  • Is it really important?

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  • Some, as if unwilling to distract her from an important occupation, came up to her for a moment and made haste to go away, refusing to let her see them off.

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  • The day after the review, Boris, in his best uniform and with his comrade Berg's best wishes for success, rode to Olmutz to see Bolkonski, wishing to profit by his friendliness and obtain for himself the best post he could--preferably that of adjutant to some important personage, a position in the army which seemed to him most attractive.

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  • In Prince Andrew's eyes Speranski was the man he would himself have wished to be--one who explained all the facts of life reasonably, considered important only what was rational, and was capable of applying the standard of reason to everything.

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  • He was meeting Helene in Vilna after not having seen her for a long time and did not recall the past, but as Helene was enjoying the favors of a very important personage and Boris had only recently married, they met as good friends of long standing.

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  • Having finished speaking to her, the Emperor looked inquiringly at Balashev and, evidently understanding that he only acted thus because there were important reasons for so doing, nodded slightly to the lady and turned to him.

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  • Boris was thus the first to learn the news that the French army had crossed the Niemen and, thanks to this, was able to show certain important personages that much that was concealed from others was usually known to him, and by this means he rose higher in their estimation.

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  • Kutuzov made a grimace and sent an order to Dokhturov to take over the command of the first army, and a request to the duke--whom he said he could not spare at such an important moment--to return to him.

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  • This was Raevski, who had spent the whole day at the most important part of the field of Borodino.

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  • At that very time, in circumstances even more important than retreating without a battle, namely the evacuation and burning of Moscow, Rostopchin, who is usually represented as being the instigator of that event, acted in an altogether different manner from Kutuzov.

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  • Mavra Kuzminichna concluded that he was a very important man.

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  • The sleeve of his coat kept slipping down and he always carefully rolled it up again with his left hand, as if it were most important that the sinewy white arm he was flourishing should be bare.

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  • But now it seemed to him that that meeting had had in it something very important and poetic.

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  • But he also knew (or rather felt at the bottom of his heart) that by resigning himself now to the force of circumstances and to those who were guiding him, he was not only doing nothing wrong, but was doing something very important--more important than anything he had ever done in his life.

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  • In their attitude toward him could still be felt both uncertainty as to who he might be – perhaps a very important person – and hostility as a result of their recent personal conflict with him.

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  • They can't understand that all those feelings they prize so--all our feelings, all those ideas that seem so important to us, are unnecessary.

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  • Prince Andrew dimly realized that all this was trivial and that he had more important cares, but he continued to speak, surprising them by empty witticisms.

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  • Only Count Orlov-Denisov with his Cossacks (the least important detachment of all) got to his appointed place at the right time.

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  • It is natural for a man who does not understand the workings of a machine to imagine that a shaving that has fallen into it by chance and is interfering with its action and tossing about in it is its most important part.

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  • But these were only suppositions, which seemed important to the younger men but not to Kutuzov.

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  • It seemed to him that he was thinking of nothing, but far down and deep within him his soul was occupied with something important and comforting.

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  • For instance, Pierre's return was a joyful and important event and they all felt it to be so.

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  • Can a man so important and necessary to society be also my husband?

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  • More important, would there ever be a time when he stopped hiding things from her?

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  • Is being in control so important that you're willing to sacrifice the happiness of your only son?

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  • But there were more important things to think about at the moment.

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  • This thing happens to be very important to me.

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  • It was too important - to both of them.

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  • If it's that important to you, I'll find some one to take care of the ranch.

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  • More important, what had they been doing?

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  • Money is important... but didn't you find it ... exciting?

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  • I'm sure if he sees how important this is to you, he'll relent.

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  • That's why more current dates are more important and far easier to verify.

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  • It's not only Quinn and his machines that are important; I need guidance even more.

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  • You must be someone important.

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  • Why are the words so important?

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  • You have to decide if it's important enough to speak up.

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  • She couldn't take everything this trip, but she had the most important stuff.

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  • If you think it's important.

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  • It's not really important.

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  • This new stuff is too important.

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  • I considered this suggestion carefully, then I told Mr. Rhoades that I should be proud and glad to have wise friends to whom I could always turn for advice in all important matters.

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  • She now tells stories in which the imagination plays an important part.

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  • I think that there are very few important communications made through it.

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  • What news! how much more important to know what that is which was never old!

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  • To be so sent meant not only a reward but an important step toward promotion.

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  • At the time of the meeting at Tilsit he asked the names of those who had come with Napoleon and about the uniforms they wore, and listened attentively to words spoken by important personages.

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  • He had a brilliant position in society thanks to his intimacy with Countess Bezukhova, a brilliant position in the service thanks to the patronage of an important personage whose complete confidence he enjoyed, and he was beginning to make plans for marrying one of the richest heiresses in Petersburg, plans which might very easily be realized.

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  • Peronskaya was pointing out to the countess the most important people at the ball.

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  • You don't know how important you are to me, how much you've done for me....

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  • Ah yes, there was something else important, very important, that I was keeping till I should be in bed.

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  • Someone, a very important personage judging by the haste with which way was made for him, was approaching the icon.

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  • He tried to pass either in front of them or to the right or left, but there were soldiers everywhere, all with the same preoccupied expression and busy with some unseen but evidently important task.

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  • I just hope there isn't something truly important she's trying to tell us but is too afraid to say.

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  • What do you gentlemen see as some of the more important challenges to the incoming sheriff?

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  • We know how important it is to you.

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  • I don't know what it is, but it's important.

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  • The important thing was that they displayed a united front.

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  • Wonder if he'll be too important for his personal zoo.

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  • My father feels it's important to recognize all those who support our family's success.

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  • You know the most important things.

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  • And how is having a brother not important?

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  • Jackson worried Elisabeth would miss her family, but she assured him that Christmas was not nearly as important as The Wolf Moon.

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  • Which is more important?

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  • More important, when would she stop viewing him as a big brother?

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  • That was the important thing.

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  • Almost, but Katie wouldn't have said anything unless she considered it to be extremely important.

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  • Most of the camp was gone already and all the important stuff airlifted this morning.

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  • I'd say they were probably important.

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  • This is the most important thing.

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  • It's an important mission.

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  • Alright.  What's so important about finding her anyway?

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  • You can't be serious, Kris.  I'm the last person you want in charge of something important.

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  • He didn't want to go but I felt it was important for him to be around friends his own age.

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  • Dean passed out his business card to Mayer and a few of the other workers in case anything important came to mind.

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  • The entire procedure oper­ated with a casualness to it that seemed to make fun of the seri­ous nature of what was happening, while the rules seemed more important than what they were designed to accomplish.

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  • Sorry to wake you up, but we've got an important hot clue!

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  • Sometimes they toss him a crumb but they have their pros for the important stuff.

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  • He thought it might be important, seeing as you asked the question.

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  • But in spite of the old man's litany of failures, Dean suspected he was holding back some­thing important.

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  • He had far more important chores to do.

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  • The dairy wasn't that important to Carmen.

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  • As your husband, what will he consider his most important function?

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  • But again, if that were the most important issue, she should have married Josh.

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  • It took a moment for the words to sink in – or maybe the idea that he would discard her virtue as nothing important.

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  • Isn't our commitment to each other more important than a few words from clergy?

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  • Whatever the case, it was important to him that she stay with him.

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  • I know it's a nuisance for you to carry it, but it's important to me.

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  • Maybe she just wants to feel important.

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  • A baby would make her feel important, don't you think?

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  • Yet, of all the reasons she wanted a baby, feeling important wasn't even in the top 100.

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  • This is something really important, Josh.

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  • I don't know why it is important for me to know, or why you'd want to hide it from me – or her.

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  • I never asked because it wasn't important to me.

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  • Sooner or later she would tell him, and he would know how important it was to her – and that she had hid it from him.

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  • What could be so important that it can't wait for warmer weather?

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  • I know this place is important to you, but I want you to promise me you'll never come up here alone again.

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  • I came up here to pray for the most important things.

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  • Those two traits had been important factors in her decision to marry him.

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  • More important, how could they get out?

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  • More important for the child, though, was the fact that Alex actually wanted him to visit the ranch.

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  • Still, it wasn't like Josh to forget such important details.

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  • More important, did Alex know?

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  • What was so important Jule dragged you out of our bed?

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  • And with a Frenchman's easy and naive frankness the captain told Pierre the story of his ancestors, his childhood, youth, and manhood, and all about his relations and his financial and family affairs, "ma pauvre mere" playing of course an important part in the story.

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  • The chief thing in his eyes was not the nitrogen in the soil, nor the oxygen in the air, nor manures, nor special plows, but that most important agent by which nitrogen, oxygen, manure, and plow were made effective-- the peasant laborer.

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  • When the old man tried to engage him in further conversation—this time about Pumpkin Green and the general irresponsibility of today's youth—he excused himself on an important errand and left Westlake standing in the hall.

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  • The nagging question of Fitzgerald continued to block out the other important matters Dean should have been concentrating on.

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  • My guess is our skeleton friend wasn't important enough to even make the press.

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  • That sounds like someone thought he was important.

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  • Dean did feel a pang of regret at not having confronted Joseph Dawkins on one important matter.

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  • How important is she to you?

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  • His own survival was more important.

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  • What could be more important than being able to spend eternity with her?

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  • Pretty sure you're hiding something important.

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  • I need to talk to you about something important.

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  • How important is it to you?

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  • What was so important that the Dark One ignored a summons?

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  • It was far more important than the bet with the human, but Deidre couldn't help thinking about her deal and Darkyn's threat to reveal everything to Gabriel.

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  • Right now, she felt like she was on the verge of an important breakthrough with Gabriel.

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  • She couldn't make important decisions while wrangling her feelings.

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  • If you're not going to be around more than a few hours, it couldn't be that important to you.

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  • She also must know why it was so important to him that she didn't take Destiny.

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  • He's always known how important family is to me.

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  • Alex had the answer to a question that was important to him.

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  • I don't know why, but it was important.

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  • Whoever owned the soul, he or she was important to find their way to Death's jewelry box.

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  • She changed into her own clothes and gathered the most important of her belongings before bracing herself to leave the room.

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  • Why is this human important?

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  • I think Kris is right --the fate of humanity is more important than me.

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  • Important distinction, Rhyn replied and pulled out a chair from the table on which the candle was placed.

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  • He'd long since accepted that their health was far more important than where they lived or what they wore.

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  • The feast must be important, and his attempt to request her attendance-- rather than demand it-- impressed her.

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  • I just want to know if … it's important, she asked, face flushing.

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  • What's important is that you're here, and here-- in the Five Galaxies-- is where you'll stay?

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  • Besides, if you remember a dream, it must be important.

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  • They're coming to Bird Song, just because of that important merchandise you called junk!

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  • It's important for 'em to stay here—in the same place where ancestor Annie lived.

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  • The most important item remains the contents.

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  • While he didn't want to hold back important information, neither did he wish to unduly upset the nervous woman any further.

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  • After all, it's an important part of their family history.

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  • It's important whatever garments you wear, that you get good protection against the elements.

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  • Dean knew the old man was itching to raise the more important topic of Jerome Shipton's death.

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  • We'll work as quickly as possible but this is an important and serious investigation.

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  • She's off to Hawaii to visit her daughter, but you and me have got more important things to do.

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  • I still think this stuff is important evidence.

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  • He smiled at Cynthia who looked as if she'd been out to lunch during an important discussion but she said nothing.

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  • We got to leave room for important things like evidence.

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  • No, the events of two weeks past didn't make total sense, at least not yet, but Dean was suddenly interested, not in avoiding Jerome Shipton, but asking him some important questions.

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  • Something important just dawned on me.

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  • No one ever considered it because it wasn't important.

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  • What was so important about the pen?

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  • The most important thing you need to know is that Sarah has never killed anyone.

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  • There is nothing I would rather do than stay here enjoying you until the sun comes up, but I have something very important to do and it can't wait.

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  • The shape was the important aspect.

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  • Nope, she's more important than that.

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  • He had not realized until this moment how important it was that Sarah and Elisabeth like each other.

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  • This is an important night, and I want to mark it as such.

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  • Go see her, keep an open mind, and focus on what is important.

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  • The past isn't important to me.

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  • Now that is important.

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  • Victor drawled, "Hmm, seems your pet is important to you… I believe you both know the lovely Cassandra."

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  • Because your happiness is more important to us than our own.

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  • Jackson pinched her cheek and hummed, "Apparently your happiness is more important to him than his own."

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  • I know, but having the family's support is more important to me.

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  • If it's that important to him, why don't you just sell the goats?

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  • I remember when it's important enough.

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  • She walked through the gateway and imagined herself as important as the White God walking into his palace.

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  • Suspecting he'd missed something important, Darian joined them in the office area.

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  • Someone who could love her and understand how important it was that she remained her own person.

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  • How you handle this is important, Darian.

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  • We've both learned important lessons about ourselves.

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  • This is a very important day.

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  • In fact, the two most important people had been left out of their confidence.

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  • More important, she wasn't going to gain experience by leaving it all to him.

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  • Yet from the beginning, too many important facts had been shrouded in secrecy.

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  • That's what is most important.

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  • So what was this important situation that forced you to break that promise?

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  • To him it was something to occupy her mind, not something important - like his work.

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  • It's important to me – even if it isn't important to you.

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  • If Sam was going to take care of the horses, it was important that she know which ones to be cautious with.

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  • Why was it suddenly so important to do this her way?

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  • If it's so important to you, I'll interview more people.

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  • The shoulder protested when she put an arm around Destiny, but right now Destiny was more important.

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  • His exact words weren't important – especially because they weren't true.

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  • What could be more important than their marriage?

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  • Maybe. Do you think honor is more important to him than an heir?

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  • Alex was living proof that an heir was more important to Senor Medena than honor.

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  • I wouldn't want to miss anything important.

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  • I don't know how important it is, but at least this time you haven't been excluded.

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  • If this dog is what you want, it isn't important who gave it to you – and you don't need to ask me before you put another animal on this place.

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  • Alex had been attuned to her silent wants and needs because it was important to him.

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  • It wasn't important whether you were right or wrong.

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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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  • He's already an important figure in the state of California.

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  • In fact, her trust in him had been so complete that she had allowed him to make nearly every important decision in her life - until now.

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  • Some of the guests might be important to his future in politics and he was dressed to impress.

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  • Obviously it was important information to Clara, who knew everyone.

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  • For some reason, his respect was important - even crucial.

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  • In the time that she had known him, he had given no indication that he was impressed by money or people with important positions.

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  • Your life is important to me, more so than the amount of pain I must put you through to sustain it, she replied.

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  • It's important he's there and you're not.

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  • What's important is that you recognize you are into this thing.

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  • What was more important than power, betrayal and revenge, the tenets on which he built his life?

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  • The most important ruins are those of the great basilica.

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  • Though the controversy went on, its most important result had already been achieved in the silencing of Convocation, for that body, though it had just "seemed to be settling down to its proper work in dealing with the real exigencies of the church" when the Hoadly dispute arose, did not meet again for the despatch of business for nearly a century and a half.

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  • The lower, or south-eastern, part contains both the small group of streets belonging to old Stuttgart, and also the most important part of the new town.

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  • He was one of the leaders of the emeutes of the 20th of June and the 10th of August 1792, played an important part in the formation of the revolutionary commune which assured the success of the latter coup, and was made procureur of the commune.

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  • A very important distinction is to be found in the conformation of the trunk, which, as shown in fig.

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  • Further, the skin is stated to be much less rough, with fewer cracks, while a more important difference occurs in the trunk, which lacks the transverse ridges so distinctive of the ordinary African elephant, and thereby approximates to the Asiatic species.

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  • The most important of these are the greater tolerance by the African animal of sunlight, and the hard nature of its food, which consists chiefly of boughs and roots.

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  • In February 1532 he protested against all acts concerning the church passed by the parliament which met in 1529, but this did not prevent the important proceedings which secured the complete submission of the church to the state later in the same year.

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  • It is easy to see that such conclusions ignore important distinctions, and are, indeed, to a large extent an abuse of language.

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  • It lies in the open valley of the Trent, at a short distance from the river, and near the important Trent Junction on the Midland railway system.

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  • Considering the wide differences between the two groups in the size and external characters, and in the mode of life, including the mode of feeding, it is indeed surprising that in every important organ the two groups should show a fundamental morphological identity.

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  • Albert sought to play an important part in European affairs.

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  • He collaborated with his father in the great edition of Saadia and the edition of Abu-1Walid, and also produced a number of important editions of other Arabic writers.

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  • It is an important station on the Oudh & Rohilkhand railway, with a junction for Aligarh.

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  • Pasteur's important researches mark an epoch in the technical aspect of fermentation.

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  • The next important advance was the substitution of solid for liquid media; due originally to Schroter.

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  • Local winds form an important feature in nearly all the coast climates of the Mediterranean, especially in winter, where they are primarily caused by the rapid change of temperature from the sea to the snow-clad hinterlands.

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  • At the time of the Spanish conquest Subtiaba was the residence of the great cacique of Nagrando, and contained an important Indian temple.

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  • Meaning in general the "king's court," it is difficult to define the curia regis with precision, but it is important and interesting because it is the germ from which the higher courts of law, the privy council and the cabinet, have sprung.

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  • Next to the grandmother, the most important person in the household at Nohant was Deschatres.

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  • Other important structural features are mentioned below.

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  • The only important industry is carpet-weaving at Kir-sheher and Kaisarieh.

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  • Soon after he was engaged on an important embassy to Germany, the result of which was the treaty of Ulm, signed July 1620.

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  • The more important of the suburbs lie towards the east, where the promontory joins the main plateau, of which it forms the north-western extremity.

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  • The countship of Angouleme dated from the 9th century, the most important of the early counts being William Taillefer, whose descendants held the title till the end of the 12th century.

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  • A large number of cotton mills furnish the chief source of industry; printing, dyeing and bleaching of cotton and calico, spinning and weaving machine making, iron and steel works, and collieries in the neighbourhood, are also important.

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  • The earliest form of the name is Bodleton or Botheltun, and the most important of the later forms are Bodeltown, Botheltunle-Moors, Bowelton, Boltune, Bolton-super-Moras, B olton-in-yeMoors, Bolton-le-Moors.

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  • Lemstrbm believed atmospheric electricity to play an important part in the natural growth of vegetation, and he assigned a special role to the needles of fir and pine trees.

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  • Douglas's longest, last, and in some respects most important work is his translation of the Aeneid, the first version of a great classic poet in any English dialect.

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  • Douglas is in all important respects even more of a medievalist than his contemporaries; and, like Henryson and Dunbar, strictly a member of the allegorical school and a follower, in the most generous way, of Chaucer's art.

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  • With the exception of railway shops, there are no important industrial establishments.

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  • The woollen manufactures, dating from the close of the 16th century, are the most important in Scotland, though now mainly confined to the weaving of tweeds.

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  • The Alleghany Plateau consists of nearly horizontal beds of limestone, sandstone and shales, including important seams of coal; inclines slightly toward the north-west, and is intricately dissected by extensively branching streams into a maze of narrow canyons and steep-sided hills.

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  • The coal beds are of enormous extent, and constitute an important element in the wealth of the state.

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  • Among the most important trees of this area are the white and chestnut oaks, the black walnut, the yellow poplar, and the cherry, the southern portion of the state containing the largest reserve supply.

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  • Ginseng is an important medicinal plant.

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  • Stock-raising is an important industry, especially in the eastern part of the state.

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  • It also has important fisheries.

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  • The most important internal industries are in wool and frozen meat.

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  • His position rather than any personal qualities enabled him to play an important part in a great crisis of European politics.

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  • The many important objects found in these excavations are preserved in the local museum.

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  • Clive showed his appreciation of Hastings's merits by appointing him in 1758 to the important post of resident at the court of Murshidabad.

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  • During his three years of office as resident he was able to render not a few valuable services to the Company; but it is more important to observe that his name nowhere occurs in the official lists of those who derived pecuniary profit from the necessities and weakness of the native court.

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  • One of the most important manufacturing industries is grading, roasting, cleaning and shelling peanuts (in 1905 valued at $791,760).

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  • The fisheries are important - for herring, mackerel, sprats, cod, salmon, lobsters and anchovies.

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  • The most important export is fish, other items being seaweed, marble, preserved foods, butter and margarine and infusorial earth.

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  • Palgrave's most important work is his History of Normandy and England, which appeared in four volumes (London 1851-1864), and deals with the history of the two countries down to 1101.

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  • The most famous remains of the ancient city are the temples, the most important of which form a row along the low cliffs at the south end of the city.

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  • It will be sufficient to describe those forms with which the most important work has been done, or which have survived the tests of time and experience.

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  • Their absolute freedom from diffraction, the perfect control of the illumination and thickness of the lines, and the accuracy with which it will be possible to construct scales for zone observations will be important features of the new method.

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  • In 1329 the most important division of the Wittelsbach lands took place.

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  • To the south of Terranova there is no harbour of any importance on the east coast (the Gulf of Orosei being exposed to the E., and shut in by a precipitous coast) until Tortoli is reached, and beyond that to the Capo Carbonara at the south-east extremity, and again along the south coast, there is no harbour before Cagliari, the most important on the island.

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  • Pietro, forms a more or less protected basin, upon the shores of which are several small harbours (the most important being Carloforte), which are centres of the export of minerals and of the tunny fishery.

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  • In the mountain villages the parish priest takes the lead among his people, and is not infrequently the most important person.

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  • The sardine fishery, which might also be important, at present serves mainly for local consumption.

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  • The most important minerals are lead and zinc, obtained in lodes in the forms of galena and calamine respectively.

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  • The island contains a very large number of important prehistoric monuments.

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  • Sometimes they occupy the approaches to tablelands, the narrowest points of gorges, or the fords of rivers; sometimes almost inaccessible mountain tops or important points on ridges; and it may be noticed that, where two important nuraghi are not visible from one another, a small one is interpolated, showing that there was a system of signalling from one to another.

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  • There are signs of trade with Etruria as early as the 7th century B.C. The Carthaginians made it into an important grainproducing centre; and the Romans set foot in the island more than once during the First Punic War.

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  • In 1830 and 1831 he took part in the Dutch campaign in Belgium, and in 1844, after being promoted to the rank of general, was sent on an important mission to the Dutch East Indies to inquire into the state of their military defences.

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  • One of the most important subjects is that of church property.

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  • Papers by him have appeared in the mathematical journals of Italy, France, Germany and England, and he has published several important works, many of which have been translated into other languages.

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  • The ancient Roman city Naissus was mentioned as an important place by Ptolemy of Alexandria.

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  • In 1443 the allied armies of the Hungarians under Hunyady and the Servians under George Brankovich, retook it from the Turks, but in 1456 it again came under Turkish dominion, and remained for more than 300 years the most important Turkish military station on the road between Hungary and Constantinople.

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  • Nishapur was an important place during the 5th century, for Yazdegerd II.

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  • The An pass, an important trade route, rises to a height of 4664 ft.

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  • The king set out for Rome to secure his coronation, but Venice refused to let him pass through .her territories; and at Trant, on the 4th of February 1508, he took the important step of assuming the title of Roman Emperor Elect, to which he soon received the assent of pope Julius II.

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  • He also made important contributions to the mathematical theory of electrodynamics, and in papers published in 1845 and 1847 established mathematically the laws of the induction of electric currents.

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  • But in addition to bringing forward a fundamental and philosophical view of morbid processes, which probably contributed more than any other single cause to vindicate for pathology the place which he claimed for it among the biological sciences, Virchow made many important contributions to histology and morbid anatomy and to the study of particular diseases.

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  • The only plain in the rugged little country was the White Plain, in which was situated the only important town, Megara.

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  • His own contributions to this periodical were numerous and important.

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  • Vulcan was the most important - perhaps in early times the only - deity worshipped at Ostia, and the priesthood of Vulcan was held sometimes by Roman senators.

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  • It is mentioned in 354 B.C. as a trading port, and became important as a naval harbour during the Punic Wars.

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  • The Italian government, to whom the greater part of it now belongs, laid bare many of the more important buildings in 1880-1889; but much was left undone.

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  • It is in a rich farming region, of which Indian corn and oats are important products, and has a large trade.

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  • The distinction between these two was made emphatic by Aquinas, who is at pains, especially in his treatise Contra Gentiles, to make it plain that each is a distinct fountain of knowledge, but that revelation is the more important of the two.

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  • He was now sent on an important mission to India; he left England in September 1769, but the ship in which he sailed was lost at sea late in 1770 or early in 1771.

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  • It is important to notice that Baumgarten's first work preceded those of Burke, Diderot, and P. Andre, and that Kant had a great admiration for him.

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  • Two important educational establishments are the Indian Institute for the education of civil service students for thecolonies, to which is attached an ethnographical museum; and the Royal Polytechnic school, which almost ranks as a university, and teaches, among other sciences, that of diking.

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  • Birmingham also has important lumber interests.

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  • The most important are those on Madame de Montausier (1672), which gained him the membership of the Academy, the duchesse d'Aiguillon (1675), and, above all, Marshal Turenne (1676).

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  • The most important and interesting remains, however, are those of Dodona.

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  • The town-house is also a noteworthy building and contains large and important archives.

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  • It is still the most important trade centre in eastern Asia Minor.

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  • The family name of the principal branch of this tribe is Abu Sin, and Gedaref, an important town in the centre of the Shukria country, was formerly called Suk Abu Sin.

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  • There are several interesting limestone caverns, and Sylvan Lake, in the high mountain district, is an important resort.

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  • In addition to the encyclical letter, nineteen resolutions were put forth, and the reports of twelve special committees are appended upon which they are based, the subjects being intemperance, purity, divorce, polygamy, observance of Sunday, socialism, care of emigrants, mutual relations of dioceses of the Anglican Communion, home reunion, Scandinavian Church, Old Catholics, &c., Eastern Churches, standards of doctrine and worship. Perhaps the most important of these is the famous "Lambeth Quadrilateral," which laid down a fourfold basis for home reunion - the Holy Scriptures, the Apostles' and Nicene creeds, the two sacraments ordained by Christ himself and the historic episcopate.

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  • So far as the organization of the Anglican Church is concerned, the most important outcome of the conference was the reconstruction of the Central Consultative Body on representative lines (54-56); this body to consist of the archbishop of Canterbury and seventeen bishops appointed by the various Churches of the Anglican Communion throughout the world.

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  • Steamers run from Grand Rapids, through Lake Winnipeg, up Red river to the city of Winnipeg, important locks having been constructed on the river at St Andrews.

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  • While these early traders used the canoe and the York boat,' yet the steam-boat played an important part in the early history of the region from 1868 till 1885, when access from the United States was gained by steamers down the Red River.

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  • His eldest son Alexander, who succeeded him in 1 454, was provost of Edinburgh in 1 455, 1 457 and 1469; he was knighted and held various important court offices under successive monarchs; at the time of his death in 1473 he was master of the household to James III.

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  • He also was provost of Edinburgh at various times, and it is a remarkable instance of the esteem in which the lairds of Merchiston were held that three of them in immediate lineal succession repeatedly filled so important an office during perhaps the most memorable period in the history of the city.

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  • The Annales were first published in 1554, but many important passages were omitted in this edition, as they reflected on the Roman Catholics.

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  • He spoke at an important meeting upon this question in London on the 10th of June 1864, which laid the ground for the University Tests Act of 1871.

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  • Denver is an important railway centre, being served by nine railways, of which the chief are the Atchison, ' Topeka & Santa Fe; the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy; the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific; the Denver & Rio Grande; the Union Pacific; and the Denver, North-Western & Pacific, Denver lies on the South Platte river, at an altitude exactly m.

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  • We omit, however, one of the most important, viz.

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  • The fisheries are important and some 600 smacks belong to the port.

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  • Besides the Shari, the only important stream entering Lake Chad is the Waube or Yo (otherwise the Komadugu Yobe), which rises near Kano, and flowing eastward enters the lake on its western side 40 m.

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  • He became (1756-1759) the leading spirit of Nicolai's important literary undertakings, the Bibliothek and the Literaturbriefe, and ran some risk (which Frederick's good nature obviated) by somewhat freely criticizing the poems of the king of Prussia.

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  • Avranches, an important military station of the Romans, was in the middle ages chief place of a county of the duchy of Normandy.

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  • The Adige has a course of about 220 m., and, after the Po, is the most important river in Italy.

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  • The most important orders were the Ku Klux Klan and the Knights of the White Camelia.

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  • It has two important branches - at the south-west the Gulf of Aden, connecting with the Red Sea through the strait of Bab-elMandeb; and at the north-west the Gulf of Oman, connecting with the Persian Gulf.

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  • It is rough in form and the author shows no power of discriminating between important and unimportant events; yet the chronicle is an excellent authority for the history of Saxony during the reigns of the emperors Otto III.

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  • Climate and a fertile soil have been important elements in this growth.

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  • Both of these men made important contributions to science, and rendered an inestimable service to the country, not only through their publications but also through the interest they aroused in scientific research.

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  • Tramway lines, which date from 1870, are to be found in all important towns.

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  • The export, moreover, of live sheep and of frozen mutton to Europe has become an important factor in the trade of Argentina.

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  • The continual encroachments of the Portuguese at length led the Spanish government to take the important step of making Buenos Aires the seat of a viceroyalty with jurisdiction over the territories of the present republics of Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay and the Argentine Confederation (1776).

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  • The coast, constantly encroaching on the sea by reason of the alluvium washed down by the rivers of the Pyrenees and Cvennes, is without important harbours saving that of Cette, itself continually invaded by the sand.

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  • The most important French lake is that of Grand-Lieu, between Nantes and Pairnbceuf (Loire-Infrieure), which presents a surface of 17,300 acres.

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  • In north and central Franee the chief trees are the oak, the beech, rare south of the Loire, and the hornbeam; less important varieties are the birch, poplar, ash, elm and walnut.

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  • There were, moreover, other and broader oscillations which raised or lowered extensive areas withbut much crumpling of the strata, and to these are due some of the most important breaks in the geological series.

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  • Before these alterations the relations between the state and the Roman Catholic communion, by far the largest and most important in France, were chiefly regulated by the provisions of the Concordat of 1801, concluded between the first consul, Bonaparte, and Pope Pius VII.

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  • The greatest number of Jews is to be found at Paris, Lyons and Bordeaux, while the departments of the centre and of the south along the range of the Cvennes, where Calvinism flourishes, are the principal Protestant localities, Nimes being the most important centre.

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  • All the Maize - - - 1,39 more important questions of church discipline and all decisions regulating the doctrine and practice of the church are dealt with by the synods.

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  • Market-gardenin is an important industry in the regions round Paris, Amiens an Angers, as it is round Toulouse, Montauban,Avignon and in southern France generally.

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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 environs of Creil (Oise) and Chteau-Landon (Seine-et-Marne) are noted for their freestone (pierre de taille), which is also abundant at Euville and Lrouville in Meuse; the production of plaster is particularly important in the environs of Paris, of kaolin of fine quality at Yrieix (1-Jaute-Vienne), of hydraulic lime in Ardche (Le Teil), of lime phosphates in the department of Somme, of marble in the departments of HauteGaronne (St Beat), Hautes-Pyrnes (Campan, Sarrancolin), Isre and Pas-de-Calais, and of cement in Pas-de-Calais (vicinity of Boulogne) and Isre (Grenoble).

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  • There are important zinc works at Auby and St Amand (Nord) and Viviez (Aveyron) and Noyelles-Godault (Pas-de-Calais); there are lead works at the latter place, and others of greater irirportance at Couron (Loire-Infrieure).

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  • Sardine preserving is an important industry at Nantes and other places on the west coast.

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  • Railways.The first important line in France, from Paris to Rouen, was constructed through the instrumentality of Sir Edward Blount (1809-1905), an English banker in Paris, who was afterwards for thirty years chairman of the Ouest railway.

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  • Important changes were also made in the provisions and administration of military law.

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  • Other important training institutions are the staff college (cole suprieure de Guerre) which trains annually 70 to 90 selected captains and lieutenants; the musketry school of Chlons, the gymnastic school at Joinville-le-Pont and the schools of St Maixent, Saumur and Versailles for the preparation.

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  • Besides the important harbours already referred to, the French fleet has naval bases at Oran in Algeria, Bizerta in Tunisia, Saigon in Cochin China and Hongaj in Tongking, DiegoSuarez in Madagascar, Dakar in Senegal, Fort de France in Martinique, Nouma in New Caledonia.

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  • The most important free institution in this class is the cole des Sciences Politiques, which prepares pupils for the civil services and teaches a great number of political subjects, connected with France and foreign countries, not included in the state programmes.

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  • The colonial minister is assisted by a number of organizations of which the most important is the superior council of the colonies (created by decree in 1883), an advisory body which inclUdes the senators and deputies elected by the colonies, and delegates elected by the universal suffrage of all citizens in the colonies and protectorates which do not return members to parliament.

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  • The surrounding country produces tobacco of a very superior quality, and to the tobacco industry, introduced in 1872, the growth of Winston is chiefly due; the manufacture of flat plug tobacco here is especially important.

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