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lapping Sentence Examples

  • When she walked back through the dairy, Brutus was lapping water.

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  • Rhyn gasped and struggled to sit.  Kiki's still body lay a few feet from him, the ocean lapping at his brother's feet.  The Caribbean night was humid and warm, and the moon large over head.

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  • Her eyes returned to Jonny, who was lapping up what was left of the dead woman's blood.

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  • Aside from the infrequent sound of a passing car on the avenue, only the murmur of unseen waves lapping at the sand broke the stillness.

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  • On the 14th ands 5th, attacking sharply on the Russian front and lapping round both its flanks, Oku won an important and handsome victory, at a cost of 1200 men out of 35,000 engaged, while the Russians, with a loss of at least 3600 out of about 25,000 engaged, retired in disorder.

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  • Farther north in Montana, beyond the gorge of the Missouri river, the structure of the Front Range is altogether different; it is here the carved residual of a great mass of moderately bent Palaeozoic strata, overthrust eastward upon the Mesozoic strata of the plains; instead of exposing the oldest rocks along the axis and the youngest rocks low down on the flanks, the younger rocks of the northern range follow its axis, and the oldest rocks outcrop along its eastern flanks, where they override the much younger strata of the plains; the harder strata, instead of lapping on the mountain flanks in great slab-like masses, as in the Bighorns, form out-facing scarps, which retreat into the mountain interior where they are cut down by outfiowing streams.

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  • Region of tile Great LakesThe Palaeozoic strata, already mentioned as lapping on the southern slope of the Superior Olclland and around the western side of the Adirondacks- are but parts of a great area of similar strata, hundreds of feet in thickness, which dec]ine gently southward from the great oldland of the Laurentian highlands of eastern Canada.

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  • lapping and conflicting authorities, some of these being appointed directly by the king of Spain, and responsible to him.

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  • Her eyes returned to Jonny, who was lapping up what was left of the dead woman's blood.

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  • Turned on and starving, she gingerly crawled across the bed and settled beside him on her belly, pausing guiltily before lapping up the bubbles of blood.

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  • Rhyn gasped and struggled to sit.  Kiki's still body lay a few feet from him, the ocean lapping at his brother's feet.  The Caribbean night was humid and warm, and the moon large over head.

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  • Aside from the infrequent sound of a passing car on the avenue, only the murmur of unseen waves lapping at the sand broke the stillness.

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  • When she walked back through the dairy, Brutus was lapping water.

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  • Xander kissed her neck, lapping up the blood with a quick flick of his tongue.

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  • It has its own furnished balcony overlooking the river, from which to sip wine and relax to the sound of lapping water.

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  • Glorious wrap-around balcony for lapping up the sun or shade in the heart of this gastronomic region favored by a certain British Prime Minister.

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  • The process of lapping makes the heatsink base smooth to a near mirror finish, which improves heat conductivity.

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  • The implication has been that Bis has benefitted from being a cultural outsider, sitting on the sidelines lapping everything up.

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  • puddle of dead water in the hold lapping over the floor down aft.

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  • Us is an almost traditional love song, with strings lapping at its pop melody.

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  • starlit sky, quiet except for the sea lapping on the side of the ship.

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  • On the 14th ands 5th, attacking sharply on the Russian front and lapping round both its flanks, Oku won an important and handsome victory, at a cost of 1200 men out of 35,000 engaged, while the Russians, with a loss of at least 3600 out of about 25,000 engaged, retired in disorder.

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  • lapping and conflicting authorities, some of these being appointed directly by the king of Spain, and responsible to him.

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  • Region of tile Great LakesThe Palaeozoic strata, already mentioned as lapping on the southern slope of the Superior Olclland and around the western side of the Adirondacks- are but parts of a great area of similar strata, hundreds of feet in thickness, which dec]ine gently southward from the great oldland of the Laurentian highlands of eastern Canada.

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  • Farther north in Montana, beyond the gorge of the Missouri river, the structure of the Front Range is altogether different; it is here the carved residual of a great mass of moderately bent Palaeozoic strata, overthrust eastward upon the Mesozoic strata of the plains; instead of exposing the oldest rocks along the axis and the youngest rocks low down on the flanks, the younger rocks of the northern range follow its axis, and the oldest rocks outcrop along its eastern flanks, where they override the much younger strata of the plains; the harder strata, instead of lapping on the mountain flanks in great slab-like masses, as in the Bighorns, form out-facing scarps, which retreat into the mountain interior where they are cut down by outfiowing streams.

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  • (I) Perhaps one of the most efficient is a diagonal bracing of steel wire passing to and fro between the upper and lower bars and firmly secured to each by lapping or otherwise (fig.

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  • For these seven extra laps you will be lapping without a ' pace car ' at a rev limit of 5000 rpm.

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  • Us is an almost traditional love song, with strings lapping at its pop melody.

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  • I sailed the ship under a starlit sky, quiet except for the sea lapping on the side of the ship.

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  • You sink back to sleep, lulled by the sound of the lapping sea and the twittering birds.

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  • You close the kimono by pulling both sides together in the middle, lapping one side over the other and securing the kimono with a sash.

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  • Do you prefer a bikini clad woman in a nitty gritty urban scene or a tranquil beach with gently lapping waves?

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  • Can't you almost feel the sun on your shoulders and the waves gently lapping at your feet?

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  • Most enjoy the gentle lapping sensations and the feel of cool water.

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  • Could you hear the gulls, the clink of the cubes and the waves lapping the shore?

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