On-high sentence examples

  • Our personal security remains constantly on high alert.

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  • Her instincts on high alarm, she met Xander's gaze.

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  • It was built on high ground, and the forest sloped downward and away from the fortress.

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  • Cynthia sat huddled in the corner of her seat, away from Dean, her tiny size looking childlike as she trembled, in spite of the fact the Jeep's heater was set on high.

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  • The nucleus of the township lies on high ground to the east of the Edgware road, which crosses the Welsh Harp reservoir of Regent's Canal, a favourite fishing and skating resort.

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  • LANARK, a royal, municipal and police burgh, and county town of Lanarkshire, Scotland, standing on high ground about half a mile from the right bank of the Clyde, 31 m.

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  • It is often very desirable to have the quay space as little obstructed by the cranes as possible, so as not to interfere with railway traffic; this has led to the introduction of cranes mounted on high trucks or gantries, sometimes also called " portal " cranes.

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  • It is practically a traveller mounted on high legs, so as to permit of its being travelled on rails placed on the ground level, instead of on an elevated gantry.

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  • The city is finely situated on high bluffs above the lake, and is widely known for its healthiness.

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  • 19) which fought on high while the earthly armies of Israel, His people, contended below (Judges v.

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  • On the faces of the buttresses below the statues are marble alto-reliefs illustrating scenes from the early history of the Pilgrims. On high panels between the buttresses are the names of the passengers of the "Mayflower."

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  • According to the Roman Caeremoniale the bishop wears the mitra pretiosa on high festivals, and always during the singing of the Te Deum and the Gloria at mass.

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  • The city is finely situated on high ground above the lake at the mouth of the Manitowoc river.

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  • It is beautifully situated on high ground among the wooded undulations of the North Downs, above the valley of the river Darent.

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  • These were hard-headed men of affairs - men who would not lightly embark on joyous ventures, or seek for an ideal San Grail; nor were the popes, doomed to the Babylonian captivity for seventy long years at Avignon, able to call down the spark from on high which should consume all earthly ambitions in one great act of sacrifice.

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  • Traces of an ancient camp exist on High Peak.

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  • It lies on high ground above the river Blyth, 22 m.

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  • The harsher measures which about that time began to be adopted towards his co-religionists in France are usually assigned as the motive of this step. He now devoted himself during six years to the production of lenses of enormous focal distance, which, mounted on high poles, and connected with the eye-piece by means of a cord, formed what were called "aerial telescopes."

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  • There is reason to think that, notwithstanding the order for the use of incense at every celebration, it was in practice burnt only on high festivals, and then only in rich churches, down to the period of the Reformation.

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  • This latter building, standing on high ground at Sydenham, and visible from far over the metropolis, is devoted not only to concerts, but to general entertainment, and the extensive grounds give accommodation for a variety of sports and amusements.

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  • Alcoy s is built on high ground at the entrance to a gorge in the Moncabrer range (4547 ft.).

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  • The city is situated on high ground sloping gently towards the river and commanding diversified views of the surrounding country.

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  • It is beautifully situated on high ground, on the left bank of the mouth of the Deveron, 50 m.

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  • The city is attractively built on high level land, above the river; in addition to a fine customs house, court house and high school, it contains the West Virginia state capitol, erected in 1880.

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  • It is unevenly built on high ground above the river Frome, which is here crossed by a stone bridge of five arches.

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  • N.W.), and the Missouri Pacific railway systems. The city lies for the most part on high broken ground at the summit of the river bluffs, but in part upon their face.

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  • The town consists of two parts - the old or lower town, on the banks of the Byk, and the new or upper town, situated on high crags, 450 to Soo ft.

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  • The citadel, which was stormed by the Russians in 1864, stands on high ground above the town, but is now in ruins.

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  • Kuhna Shahr is a small fortified city on high ground overlooking the river Tuman.

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  • To the north, Forts Salbert and Roppe form the salients of a long defensive line on high ground, at the centre of which, where the Savoureuse river divides it, a new work was added later.

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  • The old fortress consisted of the town enceinte, the castle (situated on high ground and fortified by several concentric envelopes), and the entrenched camp, a hollow enclosed by continuous lines, the salients of which were the castle, Fort La Justice and Fort La Miotte.

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  • Many weeks passed without any success to the Union arms. Vicksburg and its long line of fortifications stood on high bluffs, all else was swampy lowland and intricate waterways.

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  • The city is built on high ground in an amphitheatre of hills surrounding the lake, which is a beautiful body of clear water, 5 m.

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  • The largest and most noteworthy are Burnet park (about 100 acres), on high land in the western part of the city, Lincoln park, occupying a heavily wooded ridge in the east, and Schiller, Kirk and Frazer parks.

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  • It lies on high ground north of the small river Ravensbourne, in a well-wooded district, and has become a favourite residential locality for those whose business lies in London.

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  • The town is built on high ground underlain by solid limestone, and has much natural and architectural beauty.

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  • The city is built on high bluffs 40-120 ft.

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  • After his time tribal assemblies are seldom mentioned, and though we hear occasionally, both in England and elsewhere, of a concourse of people being present when a king holds court on high days or religious festivals, there is no evidence that such concourses took part in the discussion of state affairs.

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  • In this frame of mind, on the 24th of June 1872, he addressed the German Leseverein, and referred to the stone that would soon fall from on high and crush the feet of the Colossus.

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  • It is built on high rocky bluffs, and is the centre of a pearlbutton industry introduced in 1891 by J.

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  • In Italy a puppet representing Haman was set 'up on high amidst shouts of vengeance and blowing of trumpets.

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  • The city is attractively laid out on high bluffs above the river.

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  • Beloit is attractively situated on high bluffs on both sides of the river.

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  • The Upper Town, on high ground west of the Medvescak, contains the palace of the ban and the natural history museum.

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  • "Central Turkey College," educational and medical, lies on high ground west.

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  • Wingate marched at midnight of the 24th, and was resting his troops on high ground in front of the khalifas position, when at daybreak of the 25th his picquets were driven in and the dervishes attacked.

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  • It is situated on high ground overlooking the fertile Carse of Falkirk, i 1 m.

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  • It is pleasantly situated on high ground above the south bank of the river Nene.

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  • The upper town is built on high ground along the left bank of the Exe, and a bridge leads to the lower town, named West Exe.

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  • The city is built on high ground above the river.

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  • She dwells on high in the Heavenly Home, the radiant "Abode of song," but Zarathustra summons her thence, begs for her fellowship, and prays her for righteousness of thought, speech and deed.'

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  • The town lies on high ground near the Santee river, in a region abounding in swamps, limestone cliffs and pine forests.

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  • The castle stood on high ground at the south end of the burgh, or "town-head."

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  • It is finely situated on high ground 60 ft.

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  • high, with two bronze tablets, was erected before the town-hall by the Old Colony Commission, and on High Pole Hill on the 10th of August 1 9 07 the cornerstone of a second memorial (completed in 1909, dedicated Aug.

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  • But his Thought had been detained by the angelic powers which had been sent forth from her, and had been subjected by them to every indignity, so that she might riot return on high to her own father, insomuch that she was even enclosed in a human body, and for age after age transmigrated into different female forms, as though from one vessel into another.

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  • Deschampsia and Trisetum occur in temperate and cold regions or on high mountains in the tropics; T.

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  • Phleum alpinum) appear in isolated positions on high mountains in the intervening tropics.

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  • Aus rice is generally sown on high ground.

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  • C. Breckinridge with Bragg's right attempting in vain to displace Crittenden's division on high ground above the river.

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  • of Hawick, finely situated on high ground above Harden Burn, a left-hand affluent of Borthwick Water, is Harden, the home of Walter Scott (1550-1629), an ancestor of the novelist.

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  • It is picturesquely situated amid woods, on high hills which furnish a fine view.

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  • Father Braun cites numerous inventories and the like to show that the cope (pluviale) was originally no more than a more elaborate cappa worn on high festivals or other ceremonial occasions, sometimes by the whole religious community, sometimes - if the stock were limited - by those, e.g.

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  • up from the mouth on high tides, but there is not much traffic above Chepstow.

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  • It is situated on high ground 3 m.

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  • Temples were erected to Aesculapius in many parts of Greece, near healing springs or on high mountains.

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  • Calvin at first declined, alleging as an excuse his need of securing more time for personal improvement, but ultimately, believing that he was divinely called to this task and that "God had stretched forth His hand upon me from on high to arrest me," he consented to remain at Geneva.

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  • The town lies pleasantly on high ground near the river Dove, a western tributary of the Trent, here the boundary with Derbyshire.

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  • The points of chief importance are a fine, clean, lean head, set on free from collar heaviness; a long and strongly muscular neck, shoulders oblique and covered with muscle; high, long withers, chest of good depth and narrow but not extremely so; body round in type; back rib well down; depth at withers a little under half the height; length equal to the height at withers and croup; loins level and muscular; croup long, rather level; tail set on high and carried gracefully; the hind quarters long, strongly developed, and full of muscle and driving power; the limbs clean-cut and sinewy, possessing abundance of good bone, especially desired in the cannons, which are short, broad and flat; comparatively little space between the fore legs; pastern joints smooth and true; pasterns strong, clean and springy, sloping when at rest at an angle of 45°; feet medium size, wide and high at the heels, concave below and set on straight.

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  • He is responsible for technical advice on high speed aerodynamics and propulsion to MoD.

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  • Comes on high quality black leather strap with matching sandblast finished titanium double push button folding deployant clasp.

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  • confiscatory taxes on high incomes.

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  • You will find it on high quality cast iron cookware, microwave cooker linings, pots and pans and metal baths.

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  • using a dessertspoon, add the caster sugar a spoonful at a time at 10 second intervals, keeping the mixer on high speed.

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  • endued with power from on high.

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  • Pulborough, St Mary, like Wisborough Green's St. Peter, sits on high ground overlooking a flood plain of the River Arun.

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  • hippocampus in both patients and matched controls will be delineated on high resolution Magnetic Resonance Imaging and the volumes measured.

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  • They show that sediment was carried by meltwater derived from an ice front situated on high ground to the south.

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  • Extra officers on high visibility patrols showed everyone we were there to help them.

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  • Not only does mainstream research on high altitude physiology support this premise, but we have experienced it ourselves.

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  • punitive taxation on high earners.

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  • juvenile rooks form long-term alliances, which are based on high levels of affiliative behavior (preening, food sharing) between partners.

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  • May she be taken on high to sit at the Table of the Gods and granted sisterhood with the Maidens of the Dead.

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  • sleet on high grounds.

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  • The whole article is just sneering from on high.

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  • There's a rather gabby new arts supremo, Norman Lebrecht, who seems keener on high culture than youth culture.

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  • Vines are trained on high trellises for mechanical pruning and harvesting.

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  • unnerve quite unnerving to watch fifteen journalists scribbling down your every word as tho it were a pronouncement from on high.

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  • water gaugeated the clock built into the speedometer and the water temperature gage usually fitted only on high priced cars.

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  • It was in reference to this incident that Pope, whose Catholic rearing made him detest the abettor of the Revolution and the champion of William of Orange, wrote in the Dunciad- "Earless on high stands unabash'd Defoe" - though he knew that the sentence to the pillory had long ceased to entail the loss of ears.

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  • That takes all those up into itself, outshining them in radiance and glory - just as in the last month of the rains, at harvest time, the sun, mounting up on high into the clear and cloudless sky, overwhelms all darkness in the realms 1 Questions of King Milinda, translated by Rhys Davids (Oxford, 1890-1894), vol.

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  • The points of chief importance are a fine, clean, lean head, set on free from collar heaviness; a long and strongly muscular neck, shoulders oblique and covered with muscle; high, long withers, chest of good depth and narrow but not extremely so; body round in type; back rib well down; depth at withers a little under half the height; length equal to the height at withers and croup; loins level and muscular; croup long, rather level; tail set on high and carried gracefully; the hind quarters long, strongly developed, and full of muscle and driving power; the limbs clean-cut and sinewy, possessing abundance of good bone, especially desired in the cannons, which are short, broad and flat; comparatively little space between the fore legs; pastern joints smooth and true; pasterns strong, clean and springy, sloping when at rest at an angle of 45°; feet medium size, wide and high at the heels, concave below and set on straight.

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  • For the most part I escaped wonderfully from these dangers, either by proceeding at once boldly and without deliberation to the goal, as is recommended to those who run the gauntlet, or by keeping my thoughts on high things, like Orpheus, who, "loudly singing the praises of the gods to his lyre, drowned the voices of the Sirens, and kept out of danger."

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  • Another reason is their belief in punitive taxation on high earners.

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  • Juvenile rooks form long-term alliances, which are based on high levels of affiliative behavior (preening, food sharing) between partners.

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  • Comes on high quality black leather strap with matching sandblasted steel pin buckle.

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  • Scotland will be partly cloudy with some isolated showers, which may turn to sleet on high grounds.

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  • There 's a rather gabby new arts supremo, Norman Lebrecht, who seems keener on high culture than youth culture.

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  • It is quite unnerving to watch fifteen journalists scribbling down your every word as tho it were a pronouncement from on high.

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  • I appreciated the clock built into the speedometer and the water temperature gage usually fitted only on high priced cars.

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  • Shutterfly provides great prints on high quality photo paper.

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  • Turn the blender on high for another 30 seconds.

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  • While this card doesn't offer the zero percent APR, it does focus on high rewards, exclusive access to event tickets, purchase protection, a global assist hotline, and no pre-set spending limit.

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  • To learn more, read the Energy Star pdf on High Efficiency Water Heaters; this short but easy to follow guide offers a handy comparison chart.

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  • Since losing weight and exercising typically have positive effects on high blood pressure, many traditional doctors prescribe diet modification as a part of blood pressure treatment.

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  • Cook in the microwave on HIGH for two minutes.

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  • Heat a heavy oven-safe sauté pan on high on the stove.

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  • During this state, heart rate increases and blood vessels dilate in muscles and constrict everywhere else; the body is on high alert.

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  • The problem is when there is no relief in sight and your body is on high alert all the time.

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  • You can contact the AYSO for more information on high school soccer by visiting their website.

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  • Prices on high school letterman jackets tend to vary, depending on what company your school gets the jackets from and the quality level.

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  • Turn the juicer on high and blend until liquefied.

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  • In general, the key is to maintain the strength of the fibers, so towels should not be dried on high heat settings or ironed.

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  • Designer outlets: They are not located in every city, but if you are lucky enough to live near a designer outlet store, then you can typically snag serious savings on high end children's apparel.

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  • So if you are not on high alert, you and your dog may just find yourselves in trouble.

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  • So far as I can learn, all these Snowdrops grow on high ground, mostly on mountains.

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  • Austrian Hairbell (Campanula Pulla) - One of the most beautiful of the Alpine Hairbells, a native of the Austrian Alps, on high mountain pastures; in the rock garden it should have a shelf of soil in which peat and sand have been mixed.

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  • A. imbricata is a native of Chili, and the only species which does at all well on high ground.

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  • It is a mistake to plant it on high exposed places or in hot sandy soil.

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  • Christmas Guitar Tab - This book by Michael Green has a nice explanation section on how to play guitar tabs and contains a dozen Christmas classics tabbed out including Angels We Have Heard on High and Deck the Halls, The First Noel.

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  • Place the ingredients in blender and mix on high until they are thoroughly blended.

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  • As one of the purveyors of classic denim, Levi's is one of the prime authorities on high quality jackets that are built to last.

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  • Sanitize kitchen sponges in a microwave oven on high for two minutes.

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  • Busch Gardens Tampa may not offer as many individual rides as some parks, but it focuses on high quality, unique rides that are far more than standard attractions.

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  • Heat grill on high and carefully oil with a paper towel dipped in vegetable oil.

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  • In a separate bowl, beat the cream with a mixer on high speed until the cream forms stiff peaks.

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  • Preheat your griddle or skillet on high heat, brush the surface with butter, oil, or cooking spray and pour out about 1/3 to ½ cup for each pancake.

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  • Consider printing your tree on high quality paper or cardstock.

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  • Using the iron on high settings will produce quicker, more efficient results.

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  • Keep reading for tips on choosing the right method for you, plus what to do about those toys and other items that can't be washed in hot water and dried on high heat.

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  • Wash them in hot, soapy water and dry them on high heat to kill the parasites.

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  • The cash-out refinance option comes in handy when you want to cut down on high interest rates that are charged on your existing loans or other debt.

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  • If using a grill rotisserie, you may not have a temperature gauge, so set the flame on high and check periodically.

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  • Therefore, setting the caution meter on high is preferable when online dating.

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  • What is missing is the 'how to' on keeping your date's interest in you on high.

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  • Be on high alert for any signs that something is wrong.

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  • For the best selection, however, couples should consider shopping online at specialty retailers that focus on high quality palm tree designs and tropical motifs.

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  • In a microwave proof bowl, heat the chocolate chips on high in the microwave for ten seconds and stir.

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  • A Paleo diet indicates that the bulk of Amsterdam's recipes attempts to omit dairy and carbohydrate products altogether and focus on high protein elements such as almond flour and quality meats and fowl, a more ancestral approach to eating.

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  • Employing a strategy dubbed "Girlfriend Marketing", Brighton has built a name and a reputation that is based on high quality construction.

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  • Most of those who analyzed the video agreed that to recreate an exact replica would require thousands of dollars on high tech video imaging, editing and special effects equipment.

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  • However, with the competitive market today, you can find lots of deals on high speed connections that allow you much more freedom for surfing for additional ways to save money using the Internet.

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  • Get a discount on high quality children's clothing and merchandise by using Gymboree coupon codes.

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  • "You put on high heels and you change," says Blahnik.

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  • Women get get a pair of slip on high heeled mules for $195, but look to pay $625 for couture-like cowboy boots with intricate detailing.

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  • Take a look at which celebs have slipped on high tops in a variety of different combinations, from the dressier looks to the casual wearing about town.

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  • Eagles usually like to live in tall trees or on high cliffs, and they're often spotted soaring high above the ground.

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  • This fast changing nature of fashion and style often means that people don't want to spend a lot of money on high fashion and completely uber trendy watches and other accessories.

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  • Tambour in Black: For the modern traveler who relies on high performance, there is no better watch.

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  • In 1909, the company built the Elgin National Watch Company Observatory to ensure precise accuracy in their timepieces, but the company's greatest achievement was an unwavering focus on high precision movements and unrivaled craftsmanship.

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  • Once 15 minutes has elapsed, place the garden hose on high and spray the cushions thoroughly to remove the dirt and cleaning solution.

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  • After removing any larger pieces of loose food, turn your gas grill on high and close the lid.

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  • Once you're properly attired in safety glasses and have a clean work surface free of flammable things, you can turn your torch on high.

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  • Place the glycerin in a bowl and melt it in the microwave on high for two minutes.

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  • Print the cards out on high quality paper, then embellish with buttons, ribbon, stickers, or a glitter glue pen to give your card a homespun touch.

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  • Being active may reduce your need to go on high blood pressure medications.

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  • Microwave the apple, cinnamon, onion and water for 5 minutes on high.

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  • The 2007 release Infinity on High has pushed the popularity of Fall Out Boy even higher, and the album's first single, This Ain't a Scene, It's an Arms Race, saw the band make serious in roads in the UK charts as well.

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  • The graduating classes reuniting on High School Reunion were suddenly from twenty years ago.

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  • This networking service focuses on high school reunions and reconnecting former classmates from all grades and education levels.

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  • Member registration skyrocketed and after turning down purchase offers from other companies, Facebook then turned its sites on high schools.

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  • Why do people create and hang out on high school alumni websites?

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