Noon sentence example

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  • Finally, approaching noon, we crossed over a wide stream.

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  • A little after noon he emerged from his room.

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  • By noon, the dark clouds made the sky as dark as early evening.

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  • I'll probably be gone until noon or so.

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  • It wasn't even noon yet.

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  • By noon the snow was all gone.

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  • The painkillers didn't work, and by noon, she had a pulsing headache and no idea how to change the leaky bandage around her wrist.

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  • By noon she had the pictures and mirrors on the walls and was hanging the curtains when Cade came in.

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  • So after a cab ride to the airport rental agency, we escaped the fumes of Manhattan on an August Friday noon and joined the city escapees heading north.

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  • It is the general rule, with frequent exceptions, that the quotidian paroxysm comes on in the morning, the tertian about noon, and the quartan in the afternoon.

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  • It was noon by the time the rig was hitched, lessons given, and Deans, mittened and mufflered, were on their way.

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  • When she ducked out for lunch at noon, the line showed no signs of decreasing in size.

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  • Hardee opened his attack at noon on the 22nd of July (battle of Atlanta).

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  • But at noon the adjutant of the regiment came into Rostov's and Denisov's dugout with a grave and serious face and regretfully showed them a paper addressed to Major Denisov from the regimental commander in which inquiries were made about yesterday's occurrence.

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  • At noon he would come in from a path in the woods, eat and then return by the same path.

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  • I was discharged before noon and driven home by my wife.

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  • Her father returned around noon, his agitation apparent the moment he stepped in the door.

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  • Besides, by noon the sun would have cleared all but the most shaded roadways.

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  • The only thing she had to eat since yesterday noon was a glass of milk in the wee hours of the morning.

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  • About noon, I guess.

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  • About noon Berthier returned and after hearing his explanation Massena received orders to move from Augsburg towards Ingolstadt.

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  • Not until 11 was it possible to open fire, for want of a visible target, but about noon, after a preliminary cannonade, Gustavus gave the word to advance.

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  • San Antonio was easily taken about noon of the same day, and in the afternoon the main division of the Mexican army was driven from the stone church and intrenchments at Churubusco.

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  • The treuga or treva Dei, the prohibition of every act of private warfare during certain days, goes back at least to the Synod of Elne, held in the Pyrenees in 1027, which suspended all warfare from noon on Saturday till prime on Monday.

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  • It was nearing noon when the emperor reached the front with the Young Guard, whom he had personally hurried forward.

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  • He immediately took action, and under his direction the bridge at Charleroi was stormed shortly after noon.

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  • His cavalry gained contact before noon with Thielemann's corps, which was resting at Gembloux, but the enemy was allowed to slip away and contact was lost for want of a serious effort to keep it.

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  • Although the emperor wrote to Ney again at noon, from Ligny, that troops had now been placed in position at Marbais to second the marshal's attack on Quatre Bras, yet Ney remained quiescent, and Wellington effected so rapid and skilful a retreat that, on Napoleon's arrival at the head of his supporting corps, 1 There appears to be no reason to believe that Grouchy pushed any reconnaissances to the northward and westward of Gentinnes on June 17; had he done so, touch with Blucher's retiring columns must have been established, and the direction of the Prussian retreat made clear.

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  • Both the office and the meal taken about that time were shifted to an earlier hour, and by the 14th century the ordinary use of "noon" is that current to-day.

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  • It was used at the Sunday noon instruction of children, on which Calvin laid much stress, and was adopted and similarly used by the Reformed Church of Scotland.

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  • Prime (6 A.M.), Terce (9 A.M.), Sext (noon) and None (3 P.M.) are called the Little Day Hours, are often said together, and are alike in character, consisting of a hymn and some sections of Ps.

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  • Orders were therefore issued during the 18th for the whole army to concentrate during the following days in the position held by the Austrians around Wagram in 1809, and these orders were in process of execution when on the 21st an armistice was agreed upon to commence at noon on the 22nd.

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  • It seemed to Petya that at the moment the shot was fired it suddenly became as bright as noon.

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  • At noon the rocket goes off and the fiesta really begins... look out its sangria time !

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  • Whether you want to sing along with your favorites show tunes or watch two gun slingers showdown at noon there 's something for everyone.

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  • But up till noon he took no serious step to capture the cross-roads, which then lay at his mercy.

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  • When they were growing, I used to hoe from five o'clock in the morning till noon, and commonly spent the rest of the day about other affairs.

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  • Let the noon find thee by other lakes, and the night overtake thee everywhere at home.

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  • The night is the winter, the morning and evening are the spring and fall, and the noon is the summer.

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  • They were instrumental in the ceremonies, tending the altar fires, and offering prayers to Mithra at dawn, noon and dusk.

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  • Opening times - Sunday to Thursday - 12 noon til late Fridays and Saturdays - 12 noon til even later !

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  • The sun's apogee occurs at noon.

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  • Often you'll see products discounted from the time the store opens to 11 a.m. or, more common, Noon.

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  • Once determined, the rate is published by noon UK time so that other lenders and investors can utilize it.

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  • Most Easter dinners are hosted near the noon hour, leaving fewer hours to prepare than a later evening meal.

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  • Then Smallville picked me up at the studio at noon to work until three or four in the morning.

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  • The remission or abatement lasts generally throughout the morning; and about noon there is an exacerbation, seldom ushered in by chills, which continues till the early morning following, when it remits or abates as before.

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  • On the 18th the fighting was resumed and by about noon Bernadotte came up and closed the gap to the N.E.

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  • Several men and vessels were lost in crossing the bar; but by noon on the 26th of February the bridge of 26 vessels had been thrown and secured; batteries and a boom placed to protect it, 8000 troops passed over, and the enemy's gunboats driven up the river.

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  • The torch-bearers sometimes seen on the relief represent one being in three aspects - the morning, noon and evening sun, or the vernal, summer and autumn sun.

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  • Nevertheless the necessary movements were initiated by orders at noon on the 2nd of July, and one phrase in these saved the situation.

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  • The prevailing winds in northern Arabia as far as is known are from the west; along the southern coast they are from the east; at Sana there is generally a light breeze from the north-north-west from 9 to II A.M., from noon till 4 P.M.

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  • When the battle was renewed (about 11.30) the "Merrimac" began firing at the "Monitor's" pilot house; and a little after noon a shot struck the sight-hole of the pilot house and blinded Lieut.

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  • He was seldom in bed before five in the morning nor out of it before two at noon."

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  • Thus, about noon on the r 6th he reached the high ground between St Privat and Amanvillers, and still without instructions he determined to direct his corps on Bruville and Doncourt, whence he could judge from the drift of the smokeclouds whether he could fall on the Prussian left.

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  • At noon, just as the French infantry were falling in for midday roll-call, sufficient guns were in position, and suddenly opened fire.

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  • Therefore about noon a general retirement under the guns of the forts took place, and the last serious hope of the French army had vanished.

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  • In Stanzas written in Dejection near Naples the two lines 4, 5, "The purple noon's transparent might, I The breath of the moist earth is light," were printed in the 1st edition, "` The purple noon's transparent light," owing to the homoeographon " might" "light."

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  • So may the Devil I Respite their souls from Heaven!"; Hellas, 657, "Bask in the [deep] blue noon divine"; Julian and Maddalo, 218, where "Moans, shrieks, and curses, and blaspheming prayers" is absent in the earlier editions though required for the rhyme; so lines 299-301 of the Letter to Maria Gisborne.

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  • Astronomers, after the example of Ptolemy, regard the day as commencing with the sun's culmination, or noon, and find it most convenient for the purposes of computation to reckon through the whole twentyfour hours.

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  • The performances take place on the Sundays of summer, in a large open-air theatre holding 6000 persons, and each lasts about nine hours, with a short intermission at noon.

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  • On the 29th of January at noon his sister, the regent, took the oath to maintain the constitution of 1887, and was proclaimed queen, under the title of Liliuokalani.

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  • In the warmer parts of the country the wall on the north side of the garden should be so placed as to face the sun at about an hour before noon, or a little to the east of south; in less favoured localities it should be made to face direct south, and in still more unfavourable districts it should face the sun an hour after noon, or a little west of south.

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  • In calculating the percentages of forenoon and afternoon occurrences half the entries under noon and midnight were assigned to each half of the day.

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  • At Cape Thorsden from November to January there seems a distinct double period, with minima near noon and midnight.

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  • The principal meals are breakfast, about an hour after sunrise; dinner, or the mid-day meal, at noon; and supper, which is the chief meal of the day, a little after sunset.

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  • Others pictured him to themselves as a tiny exc Lnt in the early dawn, as full-grown at noon, and as an infirm of man in the evening.

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  • In the latter case, being determined by observations of the sun, it is taken to begin with the passage of the mean sun over the meridian of the place, or at mean noon, while the civil day begins at midnight.

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  • At noon on the 20th, Napoleon, after a prolonged reconnaissance, advanced the main army against Bautzen and Burk, leaving the enemy's right to be dealt with by Ney on the morrow.

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  • A great feature of summer is the inbat or north wind, which blows almost daily, often with the force of a gale, off the sea from noon till near sunset.

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  • This devotion is recited in the Catholic Church three times daily, about 6 A.M., noon and 6 P.M.

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  • It is found that atmospheric absorption is generally greater in summer than in winter, a difference of 20% being found between March and August; morning hours show a rapid and often irregular increase of transparency, culminating shortly after noon, after which the diminution is slow and comparatively regular.

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  • In other words noon in South Africa corresponds to Io.o A.M.

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  • They breakfast at five o'clock, take an hour for their dinner at noon - usually in the field - and have their supper at seven.

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  • Soon after the purchase President Benjamin Harrison issued a proclamation announcing that this land would be opened to homestead settlement at twelve o'clock noon, on the 22nd of April 1889.

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  • Other sun-deities, as Ninib and Nergal, the patron deities of important centres, retained their independent existence as certain phases of the sun, Ninib becoming the sun-god of the morning and of the spring time, and Nergal the sun-god of the noon and of the summer solstice, while Shamash was viewed as the sun-god in general.

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  • Being informed that at Syene (Assuan), on the day of the summer solstice at noon, a well was lit up through all its depth, so that Syene lay on the tropic, he measured, at the same hour,the zenith distance of the sun at Alexandria.

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  • About noon on the 22nd they were scattered by a small force of whites, hastily gathered.

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  • When he came into the house for his fourth cup of coffee before noon she decided to salvage something from the day.

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  • With each stroke she was more adept, and by noon the brush was an acceptable distance from the house.

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  • Carruthers gave evidence of finding the man begging alms at various shops in Church Street at noon on the previous day.

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  • There's a beer tent from noon on Saturday offering bargain booze all night.

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  • At 12 noon, Mick would meet up with his mates at the local boozer.

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  • It is best to visit the cavern during the summer at noon, when the light penetrates the darkness producing stunning effects inside.

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  • The clouds were at their maximum around noon and then began to disperse in the afternoon becoming almost cloudless by evening.

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  • Go around the barn at high noon to avoid colloquialisms.

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  • The High Noon reading comprehension program gives your students the extra comprehension skill practice they need to achieve mastery in reading.

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  • At noon, the big open-air rock concert against the bombing begins in the heart of the city.

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  • At noon there were many fair weather cumulus over Anglesey but cloud development to the N and S continued.

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  • High Noon reading fluency is a four level program designed to give students the extra practice they need to help build fluency in reading.

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  • Today, its heir and successor, the American imperium, is at a high noon of wealth and power.

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  • The next noon but one an almost insensible female form was carried or rather dragged to the scaffold.

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  • At noon, and much to my surprise, the beautiful marchioness made her appearance in the most elegant morning toilet.

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  • Availability Monday to Friday 12 noon to midnight Saturday 6pm to midnight closed on Sunday Closed 25 and 31 December.

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  • The period of your stay is from 12 noon on the day of arrival to 12 noon on the day of arrival to 12 noon on the day of departure.

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  • Parking spaces must be vacated by noon on the day of departure.

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  • Age Concern will be visiting the library 10am-12 noon every 2nd Monday of the month.

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  • Burn risk and solar noon Your burn risk depends on the strength of UV rays and your skin type.

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  • Shortly past noon, a car bomb struck an Iraqi police convoy in the same neighborhood, killing six security men.

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  • February will be ' high noon ' for the cowboys.

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  • At twelve noon precisely Chartreuse left the office for a two-hour lunch.

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  • They got off the American port at noon on 5 May but a sudden heavy gale from the N.W. forced them gain an offing.

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  • Crowds gathered on prices ever starting congressman pat toomey island at noon.

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  • Therefore, I shall resign the presidency effective at noon tomorrow.

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  • Whether you want to sing along with your favorites show tunes or watch two gun slingers showdown at noon there's something for everyone.

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  • About local noon at a number of European ozone sonde sites, laminae in the ozone profiles had been recorded.

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  • He was working up to Saturday noon, and was a fairly steady man.

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  • Opening times - Sunday to Thursday - 12 noon til late Fridays and Saturdays - 12 noon til even later!

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  • This required taking noon observations and using trig to determine the precise angle of a shadow relative to the perpendicular of the wall.

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  • The students themselves have now joined in the fray; they staged a mass walkout in protest at noon on Wednesday.

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  • The four men arrived within minutes of each other at Minehead police station to be charged at noon yesterday.

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  • Results obtained at noon, for example, probably differ more from the mean value for the 24 hours at one season than at another.

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  • Was that a farmer's noon horn which sounded from beyond the woods just now?

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  • One old frequenter of these woods remembers, that as he passed her house one noon he heard her muttering to herself over her gurgling pot--"Ye are all bones, bones!"

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  • It took a short siesta at noon, and boomed once more toward night, as the sun was withdrawing his influence.

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  • Soon after he was let out to work at haying in a neighboring field, whither he went every day, and would not be back till noon; so he bade me good-day, saying that he doubted if he should see me again.

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  • Denisov lay asleep on his bed with his head under the blanket, though it was nearly noon.

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  • No, probably he won't make his entry into Moscow before noon.

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  • The day remained overcast, and sunless, with drizzle from noon turning to light rain until 17 GMT.

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  • The mall is closed on Easter; however, some store may be open from Noon to 6 p.m. Check the main Web site for specific dates and times as they may change year from year.

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  • The mall is officially closed for Easter, though some stores may be open noon to 6 p.m. depending on if they are an anchor store or restaurant.

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  • It sounds good, but I'm supposed to meet Connie at noon.

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  • We should have it done by noon.

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  • Will start evacs for our skeleton crew at noon.

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  • The drive home was too short, and she reached the large manor at noon.

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  • It was tempting to let her writing session go, since she would see him at noon, but she had agreed to write instead of speaking.

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  • Miracle of miracles, Gladys is awake and it ain't even noon yet.

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  • The Poes left at around noon and Connor immediately collapsed on the sofa.

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  • He felt like sparring until noon.

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  • She'd come back at noon and put them in the dryer.

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  • It was getting close to noon when Carmen finished weeding in her garden.

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  • By the time she finished mowing the lawn and picking a few tomatoes and okra, it was almost noon.

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  • By noon it would have been a close contest to say who was the crankiest person in the house.

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  • He'd be getting off at noon anyway.

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  • In any case, by noon all of her business was conducted except calling her father.

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  • Your temporary babysitter was supposed to come by at noon today so I could run through things with her.

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  • She typed in the code at noon exactly.

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  • At Karasjok, Simpson Found A And A_ Both Larger Between Noon And I P.M.

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  • In this instance there seems little difference in the hour of maximum, the distinguishing feature being the great concentration of thunderstorm occurrence at Agustia between noon and 6 P.M.

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  • Dresden was the last great victory of the First Empire, By noon on the 27th August the Austrians and Russians were completely beaten and in full retreat, the French pressing hard behind them, but meanwhile Napoleon himself again succumbed G Beereri B eip \ ii g?

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  • About noon the 2nd of February Napoleon attacked them, but the weather was terrible, and the ground so heavy that his favourite artillery, the mainstay of his whole system of warfare, was useless and in the drifts of snow which at intervals swept across the field, the columns lost their direction and many were severely handled by the Cossacks.

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  • The Hydrographic Office of the United States had collected 3800 meteorological logs with 3,200,000 entries before 1888; but since that time the logs have contained only one observation daily (at Greenwich noon) and of these 2,380.000 entries had been received by 1904.

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  • Diurnal Variation.-At Karasjok Simpson found the mean values of I + and I_ throughout the whole year much the same between noon and I P.M.

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  • At Freiburg, from 150 days' observations near noon in 1903-1904, Gockel (57) obtained a mean of 84, his extreme values being 10 and 420.

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  • About noon they stopped to allow Jim to rest in the shade of a pretty orchard.

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  • The upright white hewn studs and freshly planed door and window casings gave it a clean and airy look, especially in the morning, when its timbers were saturated with dew, so that I fancied that by noon some sweet gum would exude from them.

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  • In the winter he had a fire by which at noon he warmed his coffee in a kettle; and as he sat on a log to eat his dinner the chickadees would sometimes come round and alight on his arm and peck at the potato in his fingers; and he said that he "liked to have the little fellers about him."

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  • The weather had cleared again since noon and the sun was descending brightly upon the Danube and the dark hills around it.

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  • I'll be arriving on the 5th of June, come mark the event May 1st at noon!

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  • Normal hours of operation are Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Each year, this mall is closed on Easter (some stores are open from noon until 6 p.m.), Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

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  • After noon, they eat a large lunch salad filled with raw foods and lightly dressed with a healthy dressing.

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  • Others try to limit their drinking to weekends only, after 5 p.m., or never before noon.

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  • Meals on Wheels also works in conjunction with senior and community centers to provide healthy noon meals in a social environment.

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  • On a random weekday between sunrise and noon, keep an eye on the top screen of your DS.

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  • Every Sunday from 6 to noon, Joan wanders around in your town.

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  • During these months, even the sites that don't take reservations tend to be at capacity no later than noon.

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  • The daily rate is posted before noon (UK Time) each business day.

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  • The following day the bridge was dedicated and a ceremonial banner was cut opening the bridge to vehicular traffic at noon.

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  • If you would like to see the planetarium show, be sure to arrive early as tickets usually sell out before noon.

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  • High Noon for Cancer - While a western theme is always popular, give the classic a twist and have team members come dressed in Old West gear for this Knock Out at the Cancer Corral!

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  • Each day at noon, the food editors and test kitchen staff sit down together around our tasting table for a working lunch.

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  • Now if you are real lucky and feel that watching a movie before noon is just fine, contact your local theater to see if they offer an even bigger discount for those movies.

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  • Each afternoon and evening (from 3pm Sunday through Friday and from noon on Saturday and Sunday), the Bellagio Fountains erupt in a choreographed show coordinated with music and lights.

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  • Start by dividing chores into morning, noon and evening chores, and then bigger projects like that garden you've been wanting to get to.

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  • If kids can't stay up long enough to enjoy their crafts at midnight, you can hold a New Year celebration at noon instead.

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  • You can have your celebration on December 31 or tape the ball drop and have it the following day at noon.

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  • From the time you climbed out of bed in the morning until noon, fruit was the only thing to be consumed.

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  • The store is open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday.

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  • This might vary if a friend's family has prior obligations, but usually 12 noon or a little after the next day is a fairly acceptable stay.

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  • The shop is open from noon until midnight every day, and walk-in clients are always welcome.

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  • They'll be back to collecting souls by noon, the dealer reported.

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  • It was nearly noon when the session ended.

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  • Noon found them back on the hill overlooking the old farmstead.

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  • It was past noon and she had skipped breakfast.

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  • Before noon the next day the gardener was admitted to the palace.

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  • In the morning the Tehama, as seen from the mountain tops, appears buried in a sea of white cloud; towards noon the clouds drift up the mountain slopes and cover the summits with wreaths of light mist charged with moisture which condenses on the trees and vegetation; in the afternoon they disappear, and the evenings are generally clear and still.

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