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infest Sentence Examples

  • Sharks infest the estuaries.

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  • Sharks infest the estuaries.

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  • Multitudes of meteors infest space.

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  • Multitudes of meteors infest space.

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  • Some of them infest dwelling-houses and swarm over the food.

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  • Fights between these huge serpents and the crocodiles which infest all the rivers are said to be not uncommon.

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

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  • There are two classes of these Indian Fakirs, (1) the religious orders, and (2) the nomad rogues who infest the country.

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  • Among the other fungi which infest the vine may be mentioned Phyllosticta viticola and Ph.

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  • To gamekeepers and those interested in the preservation of game, all animals such as the pole-cat, weasel, stoat, hawks, owls, &c., which destroy the eggs or young of preserved birds, are classed as "vermin," and the same term includes rats, mice, &c. It is also the collective name given to all those disgusting and objectionable insects that infest human beings, houses, &c., when allowed to be in a filthy and unsanitary condition, such as bugs, fleas, lice, &c.

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  • The list of reptiles includes the venomous Vipera ammodytes and Pelias berus, while scorpions and lizards infest the stony wastes of the Karst.

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  • Such are the general causes of the errors that infest the human mind; by their exposure the way is cleared for the introduction of the new method.

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  • His grandson, Niall (791-845), drove back the Vikings who in his time began to infest the coast of Donegal.

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  • On this the principal people sleep, and it serves as a storehouse inaccessible to rats, which infest all the islands.

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  • At least four species of fleas (including Pulex irritans) which infest the common rat are known to bite man, and are believed to be the active agents in the transmission of plague from rats to human beings.

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  • Local militia, protecting none who refused to join in the common defence, and all serving " not as soldiers but as farmers mutually pledged to protect each other from the depredations of outlaws who infest the state," strove to secure such public order as was necessary to the gathering of crops, so as "to prevent the starvation of the citizens" (governor's circular, 1865).

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  • For a longer or shorter period of their lives ticks are parasitic upon vertebrate animals of various kinds; but although the belief that the bite of certain tropical species is poisonous has long been held by the natives of the countries they infest and has been recorded with corroborative evidence by European authors in books of travel, it is only of recent years that accurate information has been acquired of the part played by these Arachnids in transmitting from one host to another protozoal blood-parasites which cause serious or fatal diseases to man and other animals.

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  • For a longer or shorter period of their lives ticks are parasitic upon vertebrate animals of various kinds; but although the belief that the bite of certain tropical species is poisonous has long been held by the natives of the countries they infest and has been recorded with corroborative evidence by European authors in books of travel, it is only of recent years that accurate information has been acquired of the part played by these Arachnids in transmitting from one host to another protozoal blood-parasites which cause serious or fatal diseases to man and other animals.

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  • We despair of saving the colony from those evils which threaten it by the turbulent and dishonest conduct of vagrants, who are allowed to infest the country in every part; nor do we see any prospect of peace or happiness for our children in a country thus distracted by internal commotions.

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  • infest cruciferous crops.

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  • infest wood from their ground bases, so they are not a problem on boats.

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  • Violent dreams of missing students and bloodthirsty monsters haunt his nights, as Shiraki learns of the legendary vampires that infest the region.

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  • wax moth does not kill bees or infest strong colonies, only weak colonies that are dying out or stored frames.

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  • At least four species of fleas (including Pulex irritans) which infest the common rat are known to bite man, and are believed to be the active agents in the transmission of plague from rats to human beings.

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  • His grandson, Niall (791-845), drove back the Vikings who in his time began to infest the coast of Donegal.

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  • There are two classes of these Indian Fakirs, (1) the religious orders, and (2) the nomad rogues who infest the country.

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  • The list of reptiles includes the venomous Vipera ammodytes and Pelias berus, while scorpions and lizards infest the stony wastes of the Karst.

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  • With the exception of the genus Trichodectes, the various species of which are found on mammalia, all infest birds (as their English names implies) (see BIRDLousE).

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  • Among the other fungi which infest the vine may be mentioned Phyllosticta viticola and Ph.

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

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  • To gamekeepers and those interested in the preservation of game, all animals such as the pole-cat, weasel, stoat, hawks, owls, &c., which destroy the eggs or young of preserved birds, are classed as "vermin," and the same term includes rats, mice, &c. It is also the collective name given to all those disgusting and objectionable insects that infest human beings, houses, &c., when allowed to be in a filthy and unsanitary condition, such as bugs, fleas, lice, &c.

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  • Of the insects which infest dwellings and prey upon their human inmates, such as fleas, bed-bugs, roaches, &c., Ecuador has more than a bountiful supply.

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  • Some of them infest dwelling-houses and swarm over the food.

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  • Local militia, protecting none who refused to join in the common defence, and all serving " not as soldiers but as farmers mutually pledged to protect each other from the depredations of outlaws who infest the state," strove to secure such public order as was necessary to the gathering of crops, so as "to prevent the starvation of the citizens" (governor's circular, 1865).

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  • Fights between these huge serpents and the crocodiles which infest all the rivers are said to be not uncommon.

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  • On this the principal people sleep, and it serves as a storehouse inaccessible to rats, which infest all the islands.

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  • Such are the general causes of the errors that infest the human mind; by their exposure the way is cleared for the introduction of the new method.

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  • We despair of saving the colony from those evils which threaten it by the turbulent and dishonest conduct of vagrants, who are allowed to infest the country in every part; nor do we see any prospect of peace or happiness for our children in a country thus distracted by internal commotions.

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  • Violent dreams of missing students and bloodthirsty monsters haunt his nights, as Shiraki learns of the legendary vampires that infest the region.

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  • Finally, wax moth does not kill bees or infest strong colonies, only weak colonies that are dying out or stored frames.

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  • On occasion, tobacco beetles and their larva can infest cigars.

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  • The worms infest the tissue in the cat's lungs.

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  • Fleas are also an intermediate host for tapeworms, which can infest your dog's intestinal track and require an oral medication for treatment.

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  • Heartworms can infest and weaken the heart muscle.

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  • Fleas can infest our dogs, our homes, our cars and even a vacuum bag.

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  • They are free from the pests that infest the double Roses, and above all things when single Roses are present in the garden a roseless June will not happen even in the worst of seasons.

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  • The shiny iridescent green beetles appear in midsummer and quickly infest plants of all types in the home landscape, leaving behind a wake of destruction.

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  • A cell phone works on a wireless network so one easy attack is to infest your phone with a virus program.

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  • Lap dogs were employed to keep insects off of humans as needed, since the standard house flea would jump from human to pet rather than infest in their hair.

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