How to use Interrupted in a sentence

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  • A ringing telephone interrupted us.

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  • Jonathan's voice interrupted her thoughts.

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  • A knock at the door interrupted their conversation.

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  • Lathum interrupted his thoughts.

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  • He was interrupted several times by applause.

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  • She started to type a response when Jenn's voice interrupted her.

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  • A phone call interrupted further discussion.

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  • Remember when Claudette interrupted us in the kitchen?

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  • A phone call interrupted the conversation.

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  • The Emperor interrupted him.

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  • Her fall was brutally interrupted by a rock ledge about five feet down.

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  • But she interrupted me to say she was very sure she could feel my mouth very well.

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  • Princess Mary interrupted him.

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  • Claudette hadn't interrupted Cade making a pass.

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  • A sharp ring from the hall telephone interrupted him.

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  • The heavy thump of footsteps on the stairs interrupted their conversation.

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  • The manly voice again interrupted the artillery officer.

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  • But the doctor interrupted him and moved toward his gig.

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  • No details yet, Before I could answer, I was interrupted by a scream from my wife that sent chills down my spine.

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  • Davis interrupted her thoughts.

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  • Had she interrupted him stealing something?

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  • So if its person-to-person transmission can be interrupted, it truly can be eradicated from the planet.

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  • For the rest of the long afternoon, perhaps, my meditations are interrupted only by the faint rattle of a carriage or team along the distant highway.

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  • But the Emperor smiled and interrupted him.

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  • In the middle of the reading, the Uhlan interrupted Denisov.

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  • In another moment Davout would have realized that he was doing wrong, but just then the adjutant had come in and interrupted him.

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  • That night, for the first time in more than a week, she tossed and turned in the bed, her sleep interrupted by memories of her family.

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  • Their conversation was interrupted by a tapping at the back door.

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  • Hannah returned a short time later, the only thing that interrupted Giovanni's ramblings.

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  • The lush Scottish Highlands around him were covered in a blanket of snow that stretched for miles, the white world interrupted only by a few narrow roads snaking in different directions.

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  • Her meaning didn.t click, and he turned to see who had interrupted them.

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  • Denisov interrupted him, went on reading his paper.

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  • The phone interrupted any further discussion of electronic larceny.

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  • Quinn started to speak but Howie interrupted him.

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  • Since war historically has interrupted the flow of consumer goods, and would do so even more in our present interconnected world, preserving our hard-earned possessions provides an additional disincentive to war.

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  • Mick, the ice climber, interrupted them before Dean could think up a proper reply.

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  • Tim's voice interrupted his concentration.

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  • I interrupted your breakfast.

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  • He probably didn't want to be interrupted again for something she could do without assistance, though.

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  • Maybe lifting that suitcase …" "It's not my shoulder," she interrupted and then sighed.

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  • And my cousins, and now –" "I can toss you back in bed and wear you out until you calm down," he interrupted.

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  • If the coenosteum of Millepora be broken across, each pore-canal (perhaps better termed a polypcanal) is seen to be interrupted by a series of transverse partitions, representing successive periods of growth with separation from the underlying dead portions.

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  • It is surrounded by (I) a thin-walled, smaller-celled hydrom mantle; (2) an amylom sheath; (3) a leptom mantle, interrupted here and there by starch cells.

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  • His foreign tour, during which he visited Germany, Holland, England, France and Austria, lasted nearly a year and a half, and was suddenly interrupted, when on his way from Vienna to Venice to study the construction of war-galleys, by the alarming news that the turbulent stryeltsi of Moscow had mutinied anew with the intention of placing Sophia on the throne.

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  • His legal career was early interrupted by the Civil War.

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  • A wholesome diversion was provided by the serious resumption of the policy of eastern expansion, which had been interrupted by the civil war.

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  • On the north bank of the great river, lands of this sort run down the whole length of the valley, except where they are interrupted by the beds of the hill streams. The breadth of these plains is in some places very trifling, whilst in others they comprise a tract of many miles, according to the number and the height of the rocks or hills that protect them from the aberrations of the river.

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  • Refusing to be a presidential candidate in 1888, he became secretary of state under President Harrison, and resumed his work which had been interrupted nearly eight years before.

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  • He interrupted his studies at the university by a voyage to the East Indies, and only returned to Stockholm after many adventures.

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  • When he was about seventeen the ordinary course of his life was interrupted by an event which gave a lasting colour to his thoughts.

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  • The solemn act was interrupted; a panic arose."

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  • His connexion with the college, indeed, was interrupted in 1831, when a disagreement with the governing body caused De Morgan and some other professors to resign their chairs simultaneously.

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  • Another work on what has sometimes been termed the metaphysics of language appeared from his pen in 1828, under the title of Ober den Dualis; but the great work of his life, on the ancient Kawi language of Java, was unfortunately interrupted by his death on the 8th of April 183 5.

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  • The harbours freeze for a few days in winter, as also does the bay occasionally, navigation being interrupted every year for an average of sixteen days; though this is materially shortened by the use of an ice-breaker.

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  • Abnormal specimens of Equisetum in which the strobilus is interrupted by whorls of leaves are of interest for comparison with the fructification of Phyllotheca.

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  • For fourteen years his education, more or less interrupted, went on in the rural home at Belluton, on his father's little estate, half a mile from Pensford, and 6 m.

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  • The pathos of such tragedies as the death of Gunnar and Hoskuld and the burning is interrupted by the humour of the Althing scenes and the intellectual interest of the legal proceedings.

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  • Wollaston made the experiment in 1802, and perceived the spaces of colour to be interrupted by seven obscure gaps, which took the shape of lines owing to his use of rectangular slit.

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  • Plans of further conquest in Morocco, resulting in 1437 in the disastrous attack upon Tangier, and followed in 1438 by the death of King Edward (Duarte) and the domestic troubles of the earlier minority of Affonso V., now interrupted Atlantic and African exploration down to 1441, except only in the Azores.

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  • About the same time also, the peace of Calvin and his friends was much disturbed and their work interrupted by Pierre Caroli, another native of northern France, who, though a man of loose principle and belief, had been appointed chief pastor at Lausanne and was discrediting the good work done by Pierre Viret in that city.

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  • Pelageya interrupted her companion; she evidently wished to tell what she had seen.

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  • Boris read 'Poor Liza' aloud to her, and more than once interrupted the reading because of the emotions that choked him.

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  • Not only was Pierre's attempt to speak unsuccessful, but he was rudely interrupted, pushed aside, and people turned away from him as from a common enemy.

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  • Wolzogen was about to make a rejoinder, but Kutuzov interrupted him.

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  • Choose a time to write the plan when you won't be interrupted.

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  • For crying out loud, Cindy, he'll be devastated, Mary interrupted.

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  • I started to but he interrupted.

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  • After an interminable wait a human voice interrupted.

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  • She sat behind a desk and began asking me questions which I interrupted.

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  • Dean was anxious to not hear about the Hutchins clan but in politeness let the conversation drift a while before he interrupted.

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  • I don't know what he would have done to me if Alex hadn't interrupted.

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  • Fred didn't have a chance to bellyache at the compromise before the phone interrupted.

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  • But before they could do so, they were interrupted.

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  • He planned to discuss it with Cynthia but other matters interrupted.

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  • But Dean didn't let her finish before he interrupted, ending the conversation.

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  • Jackson interrupted, We have only been engaged one day.

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  • Rhyn's familiar voice interrupted Gabe's concentration.

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  • Katie's musings interrupted her thoughts.

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  • Joan interrupted, waving a tablet over her head.

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  • Alex's deep voice interrupted her thoughts.

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  • His soft chuckle interrupted her.

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  • A male voice interrupted her play.

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  • Breakfast was interrupted by the telephone, and Alex went to answer it.

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  • The low growl of the Original Vamp they'd inherited interrupted her thoughts.

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  • Little feet pounded across the living room into the kitchen and Destiny interrupted them in an excited voice.

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  • Their conversation was interrupted briefly while a man asked Lillie to dance.

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  • Carmen was telling Katie about the new customers and mentioned that the morning storm had interrupted their plans to scout out a trail.

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  • Her thoughts were interrupted by a pungent odor.

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  • Ed snorted and side-stepped as the peccaries raced ahead of them, squealing a protest at being interrupted.

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  • A deep voice interrupted them briefly as Alex inquired.

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  • He'd use that for an excuse and … Alex rolled his eyes and interrupted.

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  • I'm sorry I interrupted you.

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  • No, he's working on something and doesn't want to be interrupted.

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  • A honk interrupted the kiss.

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  • But the Civil War interrupted development.

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  • There is daily steam communication (often interrupted in bad weather) with Civitavecchia from Golfo degli Aranci (the mail route), and weekly steamers run from Cagliari to Naples, Genoa (via the east coast of the island), Palermo and Tunis, and from Porto Torres to Genoa (calling at Bastia in Corsica and Leghorn) and Leghorn direct.

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  • In 1815 he interrupted his studies at Berlin to serve as a volunteer in the campaign against Napoleon, and was wounded in the battle of Ligny.

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  • The peaceful development of Athenian power was interrupted by the revolt of Samos in 440.

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  • The newly born son of Philip by Cleopatra, and Alexander's cousin Amyntas, were put to death, and Alexander took up the interrupted work of his father.

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  • Farther east the sea was interrupted by the still existing land-connexion between Tasmania and Victoria; but beyond it, the marine deposits are found again, fringing the coasts of eastern Gippsland and Croajingolong.

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  • The male flowers are in small clusters on the usually slender and pendent stalk, forming an interrupted catkin; the stamens vary in number, usually six to twelve.

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  • In 1728 fitful communication was restored by the then representative of the Ogasawara family, only to be again interrupted until 1861, when an unsuccessful attempt was made to establish a Japanese colony at Port Lloyd.

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  • On the whole the history of the colony has been one of peaceful progress, interrupted now and again, as in 1903, by severe droughts.

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  • As to cost, one transatlantic cable repair cost 75,000; the repair of the Aden-Bombay cable, broken in a depth of 1900 fathoms, was effected with the expenditure of 176 miles of new cable, and after a lapse of 251 days, 103 being spent in actual work, which for the remainder of the time was interrupted by the monsoon; a repair of the Lisbon-Porthcurnow cable, broken in the Bay of Biscay in 2700 fathoms, eleven years after the cable was laid, took 215 days, with an expenditure of 300 miles of cable.

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  • If the current is interrupted or alternating, and if a telephone receiver has its terminals connected to a separate metallic circuit joined by earth plates at two other places to the earth, not on the same equipotential surface of the first circuit, sounds will be heard in the telephone due to a current passing through it.

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  • He proposed that one ship should be provided with the means of making an interrupted current in a circuit formed partly of an insulated metallic wire connected with the sea at both ends by plates, and partly of the unlimited ocean.

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  • An interrupted current having a frequency of about 400 was used in the primary circuit, and a telephone was employed as a receiver in the secondary circuit.

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  • If we suppose the cable interrupted at any place, and both sides of the gap earthed by connexion to plates, then the same conditions will still hold.

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  • In later improvements the secondary circuit of this jigger was interrupted by a small condenser, and the terminals of the relay and local cell were connected to the plates of this condenser, whilst the sensitive tube was attached to the outer ends of the secondary circuit.

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  • His proposed radiator and absorber consisted of two wing-shaped plates of copper, the transmitter plates being interrupted in the centre by a spark gap, and the receiver plates by an inductance coil from the ends of which connexions were made to a coherer.

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  • The service was, however, interrupted in August 1909 by a fire, which destroyed part of the Glace Bay station, but was re-established in April 1910.

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  • At Genoa, which was in the hands of the teppisti for a couple of days, three persons were killed and 50 wounded, including 14 policemen, and railway communications were interrupted for a short time.

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  • This was interrupted by the Indian Mutiny of 1857, but as soon as the neck of that revolt was broken, it became more urgent than ever to provide such a resource, on account of the great number of prisoners falling into British hands.

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  • Outside this are three arcs of large cells showing characters typical of the endodermis in a vascular plan.t; these are interrupted by strands ofnarrow, elongated, thick-walled cells, which send branches into the little brown scales borne by the rhizome.

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  • At intervals it is interrupted by pores (stomata) leading from the air outside to the system of intercellular spaces below.

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  • The limit of each years increment of secondary wood, in those plants whose yearly activity is interrupted by a regular winter or dry season, is marked by a more or less distinct line, which is produced by the sharp contrast between the wood formed in the late summer of one year (characterized by the sparseness or small diameter of the tracheal elements, or by the preponderance of fibres, or by a combination of these characters, giving a denseness to the wood) and the loose spring wood of the next year, with its absence of fibres, or its numerous large tracheae.

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  • Instead of presenting the appearance of a continuous band in which all the colors are represented, it is interrupted by seven vertical dark spaces.

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  • Before full adjustment has been attained the river bed may be broken in places by waterfalls or interrupted by lakes; after adjustment the bed assumes a permanent outline, the slope diminishing more and more gradually, without a break in its symmetrical descent.

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  • The presence of bustards (Eupodotis) is a curious example of interrupted distribution, since none other of the Otididae are found nearer than India.

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  • He entered Trinity College, Cambridge, at the age of sixteen, but took no degree, his course being interrupted by severe pulmonary attacks which compelled a long residence abroad.

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  • In 1892 he was elected to the Dominion Parliament, but in 1899 he interrupted his political career to serve in the South African War, where he commanded a mixed force of English and colonial scouts in western Cape Colony.

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  • Above this place the navigation is interrupted by rapids.

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  • The ordinary pleasures of life were for them not merely negligible but positively harmful inasmuch as they interrupted the operation of the will.

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  • The Moa or Makona river is a fine stream of considerable volume, but its course is perpetually interrupted by rocks and rapids.

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  • The sacrifice is in its origin a communion; god and worshippers have a bond of kinship between them; but it is liable to be interrupted or its strength diminished.

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  • Coral reefs protect the coasts in many parts; they are frequently interrupted, but the passages through them are often difficult of navigation.

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  • He entered Harvard College in the autumn of 1811, but almost at the outset his career was interrupted by an accident which affected the subsequent course of his life.

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  • Here in the course of two years (1749-1750), interrupted by danger and debility, he " painfully climbed into the third form "; but it was left to his riper age to " acquire the beauties of the Latin and the rudiments of the Greek tongue."

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  • Thus his " studious and sedentary life " passed pleasantly enough, interrupted only at rare intervals by boyish excursions of a day or a week in the neighbourhood, and by at least one memorable tour of Switzerland, by Basel, Zurich, Lucerne and Bern, made along with Pavilliard in the autumn of 1755.

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  • My studies were sometimes interrupted with a sigh, which I breathed towards Lausanne; and on the approach of spring I withdrew without reluctance from the noisy and extensive scene of crowds without company, and dissipation without pleasure."

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  • This had been interrupted by the episode of the militia; now, however, he resumed his purpose, and left England in January 1763.

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  • The course of his study was for some time seriously interrupted by his father's illness and death in 1770, and by the many distractions connected with the transference of his residence from Buriton to London.

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  • The former, well restored by Ricci in1898-1900(except for the dome with its baroque frescoes which has not been altered), is a regular octagon, with a vestibule, originally flanked by two towers on the west, a choir added on the east, triangular outside and circular within; it is surrounded within by two galleries interrupted at the presbytery, and supported by eight large pillars, the intervals between which are occupied by open exedrae.

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  • These useful labours were interrupted in 1838 by complications in Afghanistan, which excited the fears.

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  • The story of the settlement of the national and tribal ancestors in Palestine is interrupted by an account of the southward movement of Jacob (or Israel) and his sons into a district under the immediate influence of the kings of Egypt.

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  • In China he made extensive surveys which, however, were interrupted by the Boxer outbreak; and he, together with his wife, were among those besieged at Tientsin.

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  • The harbours along the sounds and in the estuaries of the rivers are well protected from the storms of the ocean by the long chain of narrow islands in front, but navigation by the largest vessels is interrupted by shoals in the sounds, and especially by bars crossing the inlets between islands.

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  • All these rivers of the Brazilian plateau are interrupted by falls and rapids.

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  • Among the islands of the Malay Archipelago the force of the monsoons is much interrupted, and the position of this region on the equator otherwise modifies the directions of the prevailing winds.

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  • His plans were interrupted by his death, and his successor, Ieyasu, who shaped the social and political life of Japan for nearly 300 years (1603-1868), definitely decided on a policy of seclusion and isolation.

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  • This is interrupted by the tidings of Mordred's treachery, and Lancelot, taking no part in the last fatal conflict, outlives both king and queen, and the downfall of the Round Table.

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  • The audience, composed of students and townspeople, interrupted him with the cry "Quid de anima."

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  • The drought of 1898 was interrupted by copious rains in June, and these falling on a warm soil led to a rapid growth of grass and, as measured by yield per acre, an exceedingly heavy crop of hay.

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  • Helcion, circlet of branchiae interrupted anteriorly, British.

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  • Here again his activity as a teacher was interrupted by frequent journeys.

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  • The chitinous layer is usually strengthened by thread like thickenings which, in the region close to the outer opening of the tube, form a network enclosing polygonal areas, but which, through most of the tracheal system, are arranged spirally, the strengthening thread not forming a continuous spiral, but being interrupted after a few turns around the tube.

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  • Its line to some extent may be partly made out - very clearly, for the matter of that, so far as its details have been published in the series of papers to which reference has been given - and some traces of its features are probably preserved in his Catalogue of the specimens of birds in the museum of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, which, after several years of severe labour, made its appearance at Calcutta in 1849; but, from the time of his arrival in India, the onerous duties imposed upon Blyth, together with the want of sufficient books of reference, seem to have hindered him from seriously continuing his former researches, which, interrupted as they were, and born out of due time, had no appreciable effect on the views of systematisers generally.

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  • Two large rivers, which numerous tributaries, drain the government - the Dniester, which forms its boundary with Bessarabia and is navigable throughout its length, and the Bug, which flows almost parallel to the former in a higher, sometimes swampy, valley, and is interrupted at several places by rapids.

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  • The cotton-growing industry was interrupted by the Civil War, and the seed-milling business did not begin again until 1868.

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  • It is only by such careful and con tinuous selection that the staple of these high-bred strains can be kept up to its present superiority, and if for any reason the selection is interrupted there is a general and rapid decline in quality."

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  • The operation of drilling is frequently interrupted by the occurrence of an accident, which necessitates the use of fishing tools.

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  • The Civil War, however, interrupted the early progress, and the present system of common schools dates from the constitution of 1868 and the school law of 1869.

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  • A scandalous riot was inaugurated by the members of the Parisian Jockey Club, who interrupted the performance with howls and dog-whistles; and after the third representation the opera was withdrawn.

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  • These two works interrupted the execution of the Ring and formed the stepping-stones to Parsifal, a work which may perhaps be said to mark a further advance in that subtlety of poetic conception which, as we have seen, gave the determining impulse to Wagner's true musical style.

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  • The fiscal system was remodelled, and the district has since enjoyed a greater degree of prosperity only interrupted by famine.

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  • The death of Alexander interrupted the scheme, and his successors reverted to the older system.

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  • But the expulsion of the French from Milan and the return of Lodovico Sforza interrupted his conquests, and he returned to Rome early in 1500.

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  • There is no clear evidence as to when the building was begun, some placing it among the temples projected by Pericles, others assigning it to the time after the peace of Nicias in 421 B.C. The work was interrupted by the stress of the Peloponnesian War, but in 409 B.C. a commission was appointed to make a report on the state of the building and to undertake its completion, which was carried out in the following year.

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  • His stay was only once interrupted, when, in 1909, he hastened to Salonika, and with Mahmud Shevket under - took a brief and victorious campaign against the reactionaries, who hoped to regain unfettered power under 'Abdul Hamid.

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  • The direct line of the thoroughfare is interrupted after Piccadilly Circus (the term " circus " is frequently applied to the open space - not necessarily round - at the junction of several roads), but is practically resumed in the Strand, with its hotels, shops and numerous theatres, and continued through the City in Fleet Street, the centre of the newspaper world, and Ludgate Hill, at the head of which is St Paul's Cathedral.

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  • The preparations for the coronation of King James were interrupted by a severe visitation of the plague, which killed off as many as 30,578 persons, and it was not till March 25, 1604, that the king, the queen and Prince Henry passed triumphantly from the Tower to Westminster.

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  • In mining regions where 'water transportation is interrupted during certain months of the year the mineral must be stored underground, or in great stock-piles on the surface.

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  • He entered Trinity College, Oxford, in 1642, but his studies were interrupted by the Civil War.

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  • This vast flat, the modern El-Jezireh, is about 250 miles in length, interrupted only by a single limestone range, rising abruptly out of the plain, and branching off from the Zagros mountains under the names of Sarazur, Hamrin and Sinjar.

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  • One of his successors, Arnaunta (late 13th century?), was already feeling the effect of Assyrian pressure, and with the accession of Tiglath Pileser I., about a century later, a long but often interrupted series of Assyrian efforts to break up the Hatti power began.

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  • His sermons occasionally created some stir, and on one occasion Elizabeth interrupted his sermon, telling him to stick to his text and cease slighting the crucifix.

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  • On the 12th Germinal he was in the tribune, reading a report on the food supplies, when the hall of the Convention was invaded by the rioters, and when they withdrew he quietly continued where he had been interrupted.

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  • Savonarola listened unmoved to the awful words, and then quietly resumed his interrupted devotions.

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  • Leaving Messina in March 11 9 1, he interrupted his voyage to conquer Cyprus, and only joined the Christian besiegers of Acre in June.

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  • In some species the abdomen is of a paler colour and marked with sharply defined, dark brown bands, which are interrupted on the middle line.

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  • The War of Independence interrupted colonization and nothing was accomplished.

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  • Notwithstanding these trying circumstances he resumed literary work, which his travels had interrupted.

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  • Before the fall this influx was free and unhindered, and the conjunction of man with God and the creation complete, but from that time the connexion was interrupted and God had to interpose by successive dispensations.

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  • He was a member of the committee for drafting the articles of impeachment against Danby in 1678, and was appointed one of the managers of the Commons; and in 1679, when the impeachment, interrupted by the dissolution of parliament, was resumed in the new parliament, he spoke strongly against the validity of Danby's plea of pardon by the king.

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  • The Civil War of the United States interrupted the movement, but 1 Of these, 77,409 went to the Cape of Good Hope and Natal.

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  • North of Tanganyika the valley is suddenly interrupted by a line of ancient eruptive ridges, which dam back the waters of Lake Kivu, but have been recently cut through by the outlet of that lake, the Rusizi, which enters Tanganyika by several mouths at its northern end.

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  • The water-supply of the town was promptly interrupted, but the river water was quite drinkable.

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  • The order of the days in the cycle is never interrupted by any intercalation that may be necessary for adjusting the months or years.

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  • His command at sea was interrupted in 1651, when as majorgeneral he was brought back to the army and took part in the battle of Worcester.

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  • The peacefulness of his rule was interrupted by several insurrections.

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  • Her voyage to Scotland was interrupted by a violent storm - for the raising of which several Danish and Scottish witches were burned or executed - which drove her on the coast of Norway, whither the impatient James came to meet her, the marriage taking place at Opslo (now Christiania) on the 23rd of November.

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  • Michaelis Villanovani in quendam medicum apologetics disceptatio pro astrologia (Paris, 1538; reprinted, Berlin, 1880); the medicus is Jean Tagault, who interrupted Servetus's lectures on astronomy, including meteorology.

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  • But when the combat was about to commence it was interrupted by the king...

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  • A committee of the Royal Geographical Society - the deliberations of which were interrupted by the departure on his last voyage of Sir John Franklin, one of the members - suggested these meridians as boundaries; the north and south boundaries of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans being the polar circles, leaving an Arctic and an Antarctic Ocean to complete the hydrosphere.

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  • The areas containing productive coal measures are usually known as coalfields or basins, within which coal occurs in more or less regular beds, also called seams or veins, which can often be followed over a considerable length of country without change of character, although, like all stratified rocks, their continuity may be interrupted by faults or dislocations, also known as slips, hitches, heaves or troubles.

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  • This quiet was interrupted, however, by the " Paxton Massacre " (Dec. 14, 1763) - the slaughter of a score of Indians (children, women and old men) at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, by some young rowdies from the town of Paxton, who then marched upon Philadelphia to kill a few Christian Indians there.

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  • In this year also the protectorate was extended over Unyoro and Busoga.1 In the middle of 1897 this era of peace was rudely interrupted.

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  • The agora is of unsymmetrical form; its sides are bordered by porticoes, interrupted by streets, like the primitive agora of Elis as described by Pausanias, and unlike the regular agoras of Ionic type.

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  • The upland is interrupted by the rivers, and on the coast by great lowlands, and is everywhere marked by hills somewhat surmounting the generally even skyline.

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  • A threat of invasion by Henry in 1243 for a time interrupted the friendly relations between the two countries; but the prompt action of Alexander in anticipating his attack, and the disinclination of the English barons for war, compelled him to make peace next year at Newcastle.

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  • The wars of the French Revolution and of the emperor Napoleon, in which Spain was entangled, interrupted its communications with its colonies, and weakened its hold on them.

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  • Open hostilities were interrupted for a few years by the Peace of Ryswick and for a longer period by the Peace of Utrecht (1713), but French priests continued to dwell among the Iroquois, teaching them and distributing presents, and of the success of this diplomacy the English were ever in danger.

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  • All these streams are interrupted by rapids as they descend from the highlands to the plain and are unnavigable by steamers save for a few miles from their mouths.

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  • The Weser on the whole is shallow, and navigation above Bremen is sometimes interrupted by drought.

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  • A system of waterways (the Geeste and Hadelner canals, meeting one another at Bederkesa) connects the estuary of the Weser with that of the Elbe; a canal between the Hunte and the Leda gives connexion with the Ems. On the upper Weser (above Bremen) the navigation, which is interrupted by occasional rapids, is assisted by locks and weirs.

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  • The lessons, which were not very successful, lasted for about a year, and were then interrupted by Haydn's second visit to England (January 1794 to July 1795), where he produced the last six of his " Salomon " symphonies.

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  • His critics assert that he simply interrupted the orderly course of business, inspired panic and dangerously arrested prosperity.

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  • The year 1914 soon showed signs of a coming relaxation of the economic crisis; but this development was interrupted by the World War.

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  • The continuity of the political history of Europe was violently interrupted by the Germanic invasion, but not that of the history of the Church.

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  • Its publication was interrupted by the revolution of 1848, when Louis Blanc became a member of the provisional government.

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  • The cataclysm of the French Revolution interrupted his studies.

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  • The proceedings of the council were frequently very stormy, and the opponents of the dogma of infallibility complained that they were not unfrequently interrupted, and that endeavours were made to put them down by clamour.

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  • The ditch outside the wall is interrupted on the N.W.

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  • This area, in which the south-east trade is interrupted, includes the Fiji, Navigator and Society groups, and the Paumotus.

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  • In a very lengthy speech, which had to be interrupted for half an hour while he recovered his voice, he ended by describing it as a "war budget" against poverty, which he hoped, in the result, would become "as remote to the people of this country as the wolves which once infested its forests."

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  • It is curiously interrupted by a fortnight of dry weather, known as the Veranillo de San Juan, in June.

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  • Dealing with interrupted evidence, however, it becomes necessary to exercise the closest analysis and synthesis as part of his general art as a restorer.

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  • The process may be interrupted as soon.

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  • In some ferns, however, there seems to be a provision for indefinite terminal growth, while in others this, growth is periodically interrupted.

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  • The course of life which has been described was interrupted in Johnson's sixty-fourth year by an important event.

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  • The Baltic has no perceptible tides; and a great part of its coast-line is in winter covered with ice, which also so blocks up the harbours that navigation is interrupted for several months every year.

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  • The navigation of the rivers is regularly interrupted by frost.

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  • His previous advances had been interrupted Endof the by the Gastein convention, which seemed to the Italian Austro- government a betrayal of the Italian cause.

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  • He was sent to New College school in 1641, and at the age of twelve was removed to the free grammar school at Thame, where his studies were interrupted by civil war skirmishes.

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  • During the next years there was the beginning of a real socialist movement in Vienna and in Styria, where there is a considerable industrial population; after 1879, however, the growth of the party was interrupted by the introduction of anarchical doctrines.

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  • This supposition is favoured by the numerous traditions which give us the circumstances under which this or that short piece, now incorporated in a larger section, was revealed; and also by the fact that the connexion of thought in the present suras often seems to be interrupted.

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  • Egypt was given in fief to a Turkish general Ashnas (Ashinas), who never visited the country, and the, rule of individuals of Turkish origin prevailed till the rise of the Fatimites, who for a time interrupted it.

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  • In March 1803 the British evacuated Alexandria, and Mahommed Bey al-AlfI accompanied them to England to consult respecting the means to be adopted for restoring the former power of the Mamelukes, who meanwhile took Minia and interrupted communication between Upper and Lower Egypt.

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  • His plans in Albania were interrupted by the war against Pasvan Oglu, the rebellious pasha of Widdin, in which Ali once more did good service.

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  • A fresh and fruitful period of reform now began, lasting till nearly the end of the century, and interrupted only by the brief but costly war with Sweden in 1788.

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  • The mountain chains are frequently interrupted by plains, such as those of Weda and Kobi.

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  • The development of this alliance was interrupted by the short-lived peace of October 180r; and for a while it seemed as though France and Russia might come to an understanding.

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  • Spirulina sp. (From Engler and Prantl, Pflanzenfamilien, by permission of Wilhelm Engelman.) or because of the decay of a cell, becomes interrupted by breaking, and the free ends slip past one another.

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  • A visit to England in 1421 was interrupted by the defeat of Clarence at Bauge.

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  • The numerous minor explorations, however, chiefly carried on by Government authorities and local archaeological societies, had been less interrupted.

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  • Their continuity, however, is interrupted by numerous valleys separating them into detached flat-topped hills, which are comparatively seldom marked by precipices of naked rock.

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  • The decisive battle, in the sixth year, was interrupted by the famous solar eclipse on the 28th of May 585 predicted by Thales.

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  • Business worries, however, interrupted him; it was found necessary to reconstruct the company owing to its having grown out of proportion with the existing division of profit and labour.

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  • He was interrupted by a demoniac, but He quelled the evil spirit by a word; He was stronger than the power of evil.

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  • His utterance was interrupted by frequent coughing; every sentence came out with a struggle.

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  • The panic of 1857 interrupted its growth, and the population dwindled so that in 1860 there were only a few hundred settlers on the town-site.

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  • The range of Carmel (highest point 1810 ft.) must also be included in this district; it runs from the central point above mentioned - though interrupted by many passes - to the end of the promontory which makes the harbour of Haifa, at its foot, the best on the Palestine coast.

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  • The latter work was interrupted almost as soon as begun by an extraordinary phenomenon - the outburst of flames and loud detonations, easily explained at the time as a divine judgment on this direct attempt to falsify the prophecy of Christ.

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  • But the dentition of the palate is very different; the small teeth, which are in a single row, as in the jaws, form a long transverse, continuous or interrupted series behind the inner nares or choanae.

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  • His last years were interrupted by illness and saddened by the death in 1878 of his only son Craufurd, and of his wife.

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  • Yakub Khan, who had surrendered, was sent to India; and the British army remained in military occupation of the district round Kabul until in December (1879) its communications with India were interrupted, and its position at the capital placed in serious jeopardy, by a general rising of the tribes.

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  • His fervent prayers were interrupted by instructions for the regency which was to follow.

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  • The durbar was interrupted by the news that a Russian general had attacked and routed the Afghan force holding the bridge across the river Kushk, and the incident might possibly have resulted in war between Britain and Russia but for the slight importance that Abdur Rahman attributed to what he termed a border scuffle.

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  • Although not yet fifty-seven years old, he refused all offers of office and retiring to his estate near Bedford in Westchester county, N.Y., spent the rest of his life in rarely interrupted seclusion.

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  • He regulated affairs in Antioch, and tried to strengthen the north of Palestine generally against the arm of Zengi's successor, Nureddin, by renewing the old and politic alliance with Damascus interrupted since 1147, and by ceding Tellbashir, the one remnant of the county of Edessa, to Manuel of Constantinople.

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  • At dawn a naked man interrupted some of the Druid rituals, but his drunken revelry merely caused cheers and amusement.

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  • A ritual is interrupted if you stop role-playing casting the ritual for any reason.

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  • Vegetables increase satiety and keep blood sugar concentrations steady so that the muscle building, fat burning process isn't interrupted.

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  • In northern England the early June recessions were interrupted by very notable spates around the 4th.

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  • The film and the music channels were interrupted, " This is your captain speaking.

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  • Three or four interrupted sutures are used to fix the mesh superiorly.

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  • In our case, we chose to utilize primary suture with an interrupted suturing technique.

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  • Neither business nor the many claims of friendship interrupted literary work.

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  • The wars of the French Revolution, in which Spain was allied with France against Great Britain, interrupted the growing prosperity of Buenos Aires.

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  • The Athenians were preparing to make reprisals, in spite of the advice of the Delphic oracle that they should desist from attacking Aegina for thirty years, and content themselves meanwhile with dedicating a precinct to Aeacus, when their projects were interrupted by the Spartan intrigues for the restoration of Hippias.

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  • There remained Prussia, which, now that the Danish apaign of 1864 was otTer, was completing, her preparais for the final struggle with Austria for the hegemony Germany; and Napoleon, who saw in the furthering of marcks plans the surest means of securing his own influence divided Europe, willingly lent his aid in negotiating a PrussoIn the summer of 1865 Bismarckmade formal posals to La Marmora; but the pourparlers were interrupted by conclusion of the convention of Gastein (August 14), to which stria agreed partly under pressure of the Prusso-Italian enlenle.

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  • The earlier and later palaces at Cnossus and Phaestus, and the interrupted phases of each, seem to point to a succession of dynasties, to which, as to its civilization as a whole, it is certainly convenient to apply the name " Minoan."

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  • The whole course of the older Cretan civilization is awhile interrupted, and is separated from the new by the true dark ages of Greece.

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  • The audience, composed of students and townspeople, interrupted him with the cry Quid de anima?

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  • Raymund of Provence refused to accept their nomination, nominally on the pious ground that he did not wish to reign where Christ had suffered on the cross; though one may suspect that the establishment of a principality in Tripoli - in which he had been interrupted by the pressure of the pilgrims - was still the first object of his ambition.

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  • Later, however, the kaime was again issued in very large amounts, and the years succeeding 1872 up to the Russian War (1877) presented a scarcely interrupted course of extravagance and financial disorder, the result of which is described below.

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  • In yet a third type of history the old method is entirely forsaken and we have a continuous narrative only occasionally interrupted by citation of the authority for some particular point.

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  • But when the combat was about to commence it was interrupted by the king, who, to preserve the peace of the kingdom, decreed by his own mere authority that the duke of Hereford should be banished for ten years - a term immediately afterwards reduced to five - and the duke of Norfolk for life.

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  • After completing a brilliant university course at Bologna, which he interrupted to take part in the revolution of 1831 (see Carbonari), he practised as a physician at Russi and at Ravenna.

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  • Each of the disturbances altered the attitude of the mass with respect to the general base-level of the ocean surface; each movement therefore introduced a new cycle of erosion, which was interrupted by a later movement and the beginning of a later cycle.

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  • He was vehemently interrupted, and the sitting ended with an order for Robespierre's arrest (see Robespierre).

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  • All around the ground was pocked with shellholes; several times telephonic communication was interrupted, so that orders had to be given by megaphone or bugle; on June r 2 the majority of the divisional staff was put out of action by a direct hit.

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  • If we now consider the laws in themselves, we shall find that the dispersed condition of the legislative documents has not been modified since the closure of the Corpus juris; on the contrary, the enormous number of pontifical constitutions, and of decrees emanating from the Roman Congregations, has greatly aggravated the situation; moreover, the attempts which have been made to resume the interrupted process of codification have entirely failed.

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  • The old prince did not evince the least interest during this explanation, but as if he were not listening to it continued to dress while walking about, and three times unexpectedly interrupted.

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  • An elderly sergeant who had approached the officer while he was giving these explanations had waited in silence for him to finish speaking, but at this point, evidently not liking the officer's remark, interrupted him.

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  • Again the princess glanced round at her companion with even more uneasiness in her manner and was about to add something, but Pierre interrupted her.

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  • Vegetables increase satiety and keep blood sugar concentrations steady so that the muscle building, fat burning process is n't interrupted.

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  • A cockroach considered taking its usual skitter across the floor, but was interrupted.

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  • The film and the music channels were interrupted, This is your captain speaking.

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  • Gaynor 's speech was interrupted for twenty minutes by rain but she continued afterward with stoic determination.

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  • The routine business was interrupted by the arrival of a time capsule from 1891 that had been unearthed during building work.

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  • Imperiously, he interrupted her train of thought.

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  • Trump imperiously interrupted Clinton a number a times during their Presidential Debates.

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  • Cat's come into season approximately every two weeks unless they are interrupted by a pregnancy.

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  • Trip Interruption or Cancellation Insurance - Reimbursed if your trip is interrupted or cancelled.

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  • Feng Shui is a concept that has several different subsets, or schools, of thought, but the basic principle running through all schools of Feng Shui is that items in a room should be positioned so that their "flow" is not interrupted.

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  • The flow of the room represents energy and according to Feng Shiu, when this flow is interrupted, you will not be able to find peace in your home.

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  • For example, if you expect to be frequently interrupted at home, you may want to locate your office far away from the main activities in your home.

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  • While you're playing, you can pause the game so you don't have to ruin your game of Tetris if you get interrupted.

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  • Once the inventory has been interrupted, the mental health professional discusses the results with the patient and sets up a course of treatment if it is needed.

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  • While there are no official ways to do it, meditation can easily be done by sitting in a chair during a period of time when you won't be interrupted.

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  • The key is to find a quiet place where you won't be interrupted.

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  • How often am I interrupted by employees, coworkers or customers?

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  • As soon as the pastor opened his mouth our service wass interrupted by the loudest thud I've ever heard.

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  • People with alcoholism symptoms might also have daily or weekly rituals related to drinking, such as drinking at the same time of day, and they tend to become quite upset when this habit is interrupted.

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  • Difficulty sleeping - This typically happens during early nicotine withdrawal since your sleep may be interrupted by coughing.

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  • In his best-known rant to date, he stormed up on stage at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards and interrupted Taylor Swift's acceptance speech to claim that Beyonce's video should have won.

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  • Even if you're staying in your current work field, obtaining a higher degree or finishing up previous study that had been interrupted can land you better wages and better job opportunities.

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  • However, since there was some sort of breeding activity involved, even though it was interrupted, there is still a chance the male caught her.

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  • While absolute silence may seem like the best noise level for deep sleep, it can actually cause sleep to be interrupted more frequently by very small noises.

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  • Multiple sleep apneas through the night will result in frequently interrupted sleep, causing daytime sleepiness.

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  • You should talk with your doctor about any nighttime leg cramps if stretching isn't alleviating your cramping or if the cramping starts to become more severe, more frequent, causing many nights of interrupted sleep or muscle weakness.

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  • This often causes a person to wake up and have their sleep stage interrupted.

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  • If you do one thing several times in a row interrupted (i.e. serve food), you get bonus points.

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  • This way, your service will not be interrupted.

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  • In acute leukemias, the maturation process of the white blood cells is interrupted.

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  • The normal process of single ovulation is interrupted because fertility drugs permit more than one egg at a time to mature and be released.

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  • Some children experience sleep apnea (interrupted breathing).

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  • Snoring and episodes of interrupted breathing during sleep (sleep apnea) occasionally contribute to bed-wetting problems.

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  • An interrupted primary series of immunizations need not started again but may simply continue after the child recovers.

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  • These symptoms are usually regarded as side effects of interrupted thinking or behavior caused by the tics.

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  • If the delicate process of development and weight gain is disturbed or interrupted, the baby can suffer from restricted growth.

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  • Unlike acute leukemias, in which the process of maturation of the blast cells is interrupted, in chronic leukemias, the cells do mature and only a few remain as immature cells.

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  • It can also cause sleep apnea, a condition in which normal breathing is interrupted during sleep.

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  • If this process is not completed, digestion is interrupted.

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  • Thyroid hormone replacement therapy generally maintains normal thyroid hormone levels unless treatment is interrupted or discontinued.

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  • However a vaccination series should not be interrupted because of localized or mild side effects.

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  • Diagnosis that the esophagus is interrupted is confirmed by the inability to insert a nasogastric suction tube into the stomach.

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  • Kennell and Klaus surmised the separation immediately after birth interrupted a fundamental relationship between the mother and the new baby.

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  • If you are interrupted during the creative process, you can save a draft of your layout and come back to it later.

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  • The same principle is applied to all five elements and how the natural element cycle can be interrupted and weakened.

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  • Uma Thurman rocked the cropped bang in Pulp Fiction, and Angelina Joile had many gals running for scissors in Girl Interrupted.

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  • You may also find yourself constantly interrupted by phone calls, errand requests, and unexpected visits from family and friends who don't understand that you're really working.

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  • Autistic children get firmly attached to schedules and fall into violent tantrums when the schedule is interrupted.

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  • First Meryl interrupted Lily to tell her she was reading her (Meryl's) lines.

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  • A number of ghost tours have been interrupted by moving objects or children's laughter.

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  • The second season was interrupted briefly by the Writer's Strike that began in November of 2007 and ended in February, 2008.

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  • For more than two decades, Brooke and Ridge have shared an on-again, off-again love affair interrupted by his marriages to Caroline and Taylor.

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  • Their love, however, was interrupted by a scheming Adam Chandler who sent Mike away and seduced Erica into marrying him by offering her the role of herself in the film version of the biography.

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  • The couple experienced numerous interrupted dates and nearly made love twice before backing off and taking it slow.

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  • She nearly married E.J. for the second time, but the wedding was interrupted by Rafe.

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  • Cardiac pacemakers, electrocardiograph devices, or any other medically implanted device used for life support can be interrupted with use.

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  • This insurance reimburses you if your trip is cancelled or interrupted for a specific (covered) reason.

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  • It also covers additional travel expenses you may incur due to the interrupted or cancelled plans.

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  • A two-week golf vacation or beach adventure can quickly turn into a nightmare if you become sick, lose your luggage or have your trip interrupted.

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  • People often only think of travel insurance as something needed for luxury travelers, to reimburse for plane tickets or hotel rooms if a trip is interrupted or cancelled.

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  • Seamless undergarments are an excellent choice in bridal lingerie to keep the sleek look of a gown from being interrupted.

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  • Yippie activist Abbie Hoffman interrupted The Who's set to make an appeal for fellow activist John Sinclair to be released from prison.

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  • The second day of shopping begins, and is usually interrupted when Kelly and London decide they need to intervene.

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  • Sam Witwicky is off to college, but the first few days of his freshman year is interrupted by strange visions of odd symbols.

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  • In the case of age spots, the normal tissue repair process is interrupted and hyperpigmentation begins, resulting in dark spots.

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  • When his blasé remarks were interrupted by an overwhelming monster truck rally-style voice, suddenly his monologue became a dialogue.

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  • Cute FTP Lite can be used for all of these purposes, and includes a "resume" feature that will pick up an FTP transfer that has been interrupted the next time a connection is available.

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  • Wherever they went, they were likely to be interrupted.

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  • It was in her mind to tell Claudette to take a long walk off a short pier, but a cool voice interrupted them at that moment.

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  • Any further conversation was interrupted by Howie's return.

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  • I was resigned it was my duty to explain the situation, with or without Howie's input, but Betsy interrupted before I could begin.

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