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  • She was a few weeks out from never having these opportunities again.

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  • This new face reminded him of everything he'd never be, of lost opportunities and misguided hope.

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  • This mask, which furnished abundant opportunities for the decorators, musicians and dancers, in showing forth how the seasons and their delights are successively exhausted by a "wanton darling," Raybright the grandchild of the Sun, is said to have been very popular.

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  • "I evaluate them for opportunities," he said.

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  • Maybe the money would give her children opportunities they wouldn't have had otherwise.

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  • In the summer of 1901 I visited Nova Scotia, and had opportunities such as I had not enjoyed before to make the acquaintance of the ocean.

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  • What vocational opportunities are available for an almost-priest who's been out of this world for a few years?

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  • The opportunities of living are diminished in proportion as what are called the "means" are increased.

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  • Moreover, southern Italy and Sicily afforded many opportunities for witnessing representations of Greek comedies and tragedies.

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  • His opportunities of gaining knowledge were very scanty, but he strenuously set himself to make the most of them.

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  • His opportunities of gaining knowledge were very scanty, but he strenuously set himself to make the most of them.

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  • His industry was great and the various important offices he held afforded him ample opportunities for historical investigation.

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  • Besides, if you don't take a chance in life, all the best opportunities will pass you by.

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  • In the temperate zone, where the seasons are sharply contrasted, but follow each other with regularity, foresight and self-denial were fostered, because if men did not exercise these qualities seed-time or harvest might pass into lost opportunities and the tribes would suffer.

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  • In the temperate zone, where the seasons are sharply contrasted, but follow each other with regularity, foresight and self-denial were fostered, because if men did not exercise these qualities seed-time or harvest might pass into lost opportunities and the tribes would suffer.

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  • She had opportunities of sending her letters to the Grand Duke Constantine Pavlovich, who commanded the Guards.

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  • Then he had stood with 420,000 men on a front of 160 m., now he had only 229,000 men on a front of 135; he had missed three great opportunities of destroying his enemy in detail, and in five weeks, during which time he had only traversed 200 m., he had seen his troops reduced numerically at least one-third, and, worse still, his army was now far from being the fighting machine it had been at the outset.

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  • After fourteen years' residence in Bengal Hastings did not return home a rich man, estimated by the opportunities of his position.

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  • As we never can hit the bull's eye, we must have literally endless opportunities of aiming at it, so as to get indefinitely nearer the central spot.

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  • The Excise Bill in 1733 and the Septennial Bill in the following year offered opportunities for further attacks on the government, which Bolingbroke supported by a new series of papers in the Craftsman styled "A Dissertation on Parties"; but the whole movement collapsed after the new elections, which returned Walpole to power in 1735 with a large majority.

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  • The Excise Bill in 1733 and the Septennial Bill in the following year offered opportunities for further attacks on the government, which Bolingbroke supported by a new series of papers in the Craftsman styled "A Dissertation on Parties"; but the whole movement collapsed after the new elections, which returned Walpole to power in 1735 with a large majority.

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  • The war with France, Holland and Spain offered opportunities of gaining additional territory.

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  • The war with France, Holland and Spain offered opportunities of gaining additional territory.

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  • I have few opportunities like this and the season is so short.

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  • You'll have plenty of opportunities to hold babies after the twins are born.

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  • But besides the vocation he had freely selected and assiduously laboured to fulfil, two more external influences helped to shape Martineau's mind and define his problem and his work; the awakening of English thought to the problems which underlie both philosophy and religion, and the new and higher opportunities offered for their discussion in the periodical press.

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  • To meet the objections of some inveterate cavillers, I may as well state, that if I dined out occasionally, as I always had done, and I trust shall have opportunities to do again, it was frequently to the detriment of my domestic arrangements.

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  • In many a country district the gradations of social rank were more continuous, the opportunities of intercourse more frequent, and the capacity for organization greater than in modern times.

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  • The climatic conditions are not so favourable as in Argentina, but these are counterbalanced to some extent by the great river system of the Orinoco, whose large navigable tributaries cross the plains from end to end, and whose smaller streams from the surrounding highlands provide superior opportunities for water storage and irrigation.

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  • Niebuhr did not go inland from Muscat; the operations by a British Indian force on the Pirate coast in 1810 gave no opportunities for visiting the interior, and it was not till 1835 that J.

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  • Since then Vienna has benefited largely by the enlightened efforts of its citizens and the exceptional opportunities afforded by the removal of the fortifications.

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  • Round about the city on all sides were similar opportunities for close approach; even the villages stretched out long irregular streets towards the city gates.

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  • Disgusted with an employment which afforded him neither leisure for original work nor opportunities for acquiring scientific instruction, he presented himself in 1819 at the examination for admission to the staff corps Oat-major) and obtained a lieutenancy.

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  • But more than that, nanotechnology will create new opportunities that we cannot now see.

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  • I understand opportunities were limited a century ago but surely she could have been a school teacher or office clerk or something above a brothel prostitute.

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  • His children with Megan would have opportunities he and Sylvia never had, but no one was going to push them into a life other than what they wanted.

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  • Mill could now feel that his main work was accomplished; he remained, however, on the alert for opportunities of useful influence, and pressed on with hardly diminished enthusiasm in his search for useful truth.

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  • The conclusion of the treaties of Westphalia prevented him from winning the military laurels he so ardently desired, but as the Swedish plenipotentiary at the executive congress of Nuremberg, he had unrivalled opportunities of learning diplomacy, in which science he speedily became a past-master.

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  • Maybe it was because he took his time, or because there were so many opportunities that were passed over – whatever the case, it wasn't as unpleasant as she had imagined.

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  • He was fortunate in serving under active officers, and had opportunities of seeing service in the North Sea.

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  • His wilder humour and greater heat of blood give him opportunities in which the Chaucerian tradition is not helpful, or even possible.

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  • Its germ is to be found in the temporary camp on Chobham Ridges, formed in 1853 by Lord Hardinge, the commander-in-chief, the success of which convinced him of the necessity of giving troops practical instruction in the field and affording the generals opportunities of manoeuvring large bodies of the three arms. He therefore advised the purchase of a tract of waste land whereon a permanent camp might be established.

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  • Individual leaders in times of stress acquired a recognized supremacy, and, once a tribe outstripped the rest, the opportunities for continued advance gave further scope to their authority.

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  • But two individuals exemplify the different attitudes which the nation adopted towards its new environment and its wider opportunities, Joseph the tax-farmer and Jesus the sage.

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  • The ship to which he was appointed was ordered to China, and he found opportunities during the voyage for indulging his passion for exploration, making a journey from Rio de Janeiro to the base of the Andes, and another from Bombay through India to Ceylon.

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  • Alexander carried on a double policy, always ready to seize opportunities to aggrandize his family.

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  • The utility of the river is great in the opportunities for exercise and recreation which it affords to the public, especially to Londoners.

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  • But two individuals exemplify the different attitudes which the nation adopted towards its new environment and its wider opportunities, Joseph the tax-farmer and Jesus the sage.

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  • A ship of an English squadron which was trying First to reach China by the North-East passage, entered the relations northern Dvina, and her captain, Richard Chancellor, with journeyed to Moscow in quest of opportunities for trade.

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  • In Palestine few could command leisure for meditation; as for opportunities of effective intervention in affairs, they had none, it would seem, once Alexander was dead.

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  • The opportunities which rotation cropping affords for the cleaning of the land from weeds is another distinct element of advantage.

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  • But during the whole of this active life, many details of which are very interesting as illustrative of the life and manners of the time, he never lost sight of a design which he had formed at a very early period, of writing the history of those civil wars in France in which he had borne a part, and during which he had had so many opportunities of closely observing the leading personages and events.

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  • No one found more opportunities for attacking, no one captured or killed more Frenchmen, and consequently he was made the buffoon of all the Cossacks and hussars and willingly accepted that role.

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  • During an illness, which kept him virtuous by confining him to his room, he studied French and English, gaining a mastery of these languages which, at that time exceedingly rare, opened up for him opportunities for a diplomatic career.

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  • At that period the first Afghan War was at its height, and in crossing over from Persia through Afghanistan the Aga Khan found opportunities of rendering valuable services to the British army, and thus cast in his lot for ever with the British.

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  • Hydrants are fixed in all the streets for the use of the fire brigade, which has a well disciplined and efficient personnel, and does not lack opportunities for the exhibition of its skill in a town built largely of wood.

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  • Military historians point out that he sometimes sacrificed great advantages to impetuosity; naval experts that he sometimes threw away great opportunities by indifference.

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  • During an illness, which kept him virtuous by confining him to his room, he studied French and English, gaining a mastery of these languages which, at that time exceedingly rare, opened up for him opportunities for a diplomatic career.

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  • The Afghan war of 1878-80; the Russo-Afghan Boundary Commission of 1884-1885; the occupation of Gilgit and Chitral; the extension of boundaries east and north of Afghanistan, and again, between Baluchistan and Persia - these, added to the opportunities afforded by the systematic survey of Baluchistan which has been steadily progressing since 1880 - combined to produce a series of geographical maps which extend from the Oxus to the Indus, and from the Indus to the Euphrates.

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  • I had such frequent opportunities of seeing him at this time, and afterwards at a much more important period of his life, that I think his character was well known to me.

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  • Taylor did not vacate his fellowship at Cambridge before 1636, but he spent, apparently, much of his time in London, for Laud desired that his "mighty parts should be afforded better opportunities of study and improvement than a course of constant preaching would allow of."

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  • it is not an outcome of Japanese nature nor yet of Buddhist teaching, but is due to the stress of endeavouring to reach the standards of Western acquirement with grievously inadequate equipment, opportunities and resources.

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  • Two years later Nitzsch, who was indefatigable in his endeavour to discover the natural families of birds and had been pursuing a series of researches into their vascular system, published the result, at Halle in Saxony, in his Observationes de avium arteria carotide communi, in which is included a classification drawn up in accordance with the variation of structure which that important vessel presented in the several groups that he had opportunities of examining.

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  • It depends, however, in addition on the natural mobility of the ions, and also on the opportunities for convection.

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  • Here he utilized his opportunities.

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  • was absent from England Lanfranc acted as his vicegerent; he then had opportunities of realizing the close connexion between religious and secular affairs.

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  • In this capacity Thomas controlled the issue of royal writs and the distribution of ecclesiastical patronage; but it was more important for his future that he had ample opportunities of exercising his personal fascination upon a prince who was comparatively inexperienced, and thirteen or fourteen years his junior.

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  • The museums, enriched by a constant inflow of works of art and inscriptions, have been carefully and scientifically arranged, and afford opportunities for systematic study denied to scholars of the past generation.

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  • Their inclination to take advantage of opportunities for this purpose is shown by the number that escaped from Athens to join the Spartans when occupying Decelea.

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  • His health was poor and he found it hard to keep out of debt, but he made good use of his opportunities.

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  • The latter had, in neglecting anatomy, neglected the most solid basis for studying the natural history of disease; though perhaps it was less from choice than because his practice, as he was not attached to a hospital, gave him no opportunities.

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  • The failure of the government in Ireland (where the only success was Mr Birrell's introduction of the Universities Bill in April 1908), their internal divisions as regards socialistic legislation, their variance from the views of the selfgoverning colonies on Imperial administration, the admission after the general election that the alleged "slavery" of the Chinese in the Transvaal was, in Mr Winston Churchill's phrase, a "terminological inexactitude," and the introduction of extreme measures such as the Licensing Bill of 1908, offered excellent opportunities of electioneering attack.

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  • But much time had been wasted and many precious opportunities lost.

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  • During his life at Paris he had opportunities of mixing in the circles of the philosophers and of others who frequented the salon of Madame de Geniis, and he there formed those ideas in favour of political and social reform which he retained through life.

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  • Since 1865 (at least) various parts of Cape Cod have shrunk greatly in population, agriculture and manufactures, and even in fishing interests; this reconstruction of industrial and social interests being, apparently, simply part of the general urban movement-a movement toward better opportunities.

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  • He was also zealous for the reform of the church, and particularly for the reform of the monasteries; and it is greatly to his credit that he did not avail himself of the extremely favourable opportunities he possessed of becoming a pluralist.

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  • Much had been hoped for from Arabia by Turko-German leaders, both as giving opportunities for offensive operations against the British line of communications passing along the Red Sea, and as the seat of a great spiritual influence in Islam to be exerted against the Allied Powers.

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  • Bach's sonatas; then the medium itself began to suggest wider horizons and new possibilities of treatment; his position at Eisenstadt enabled him to experiment without reserve; his genius, essentially symphonic in character, found its true outlet in the opportunities of pure musical structure.

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  • Lads and girls, and even children, are gathered together; efforts being made to organize for them not only educational and religious opportunities, but harmless recreation, while the dwellers in the settlements share in the games and identify themselves most sympathetically with all the recreations.

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  • Ultramontanism, again, though essentially averse from all forms of progress, had displayed great dexterity in utilizing the opportunities presented to it by modern life.

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  • But though no longer a minister Czartoryski continued to enjoy Alexander's confidence in private, and in 1810 the emperor candidly admitted to Czartoryski that his policy in 1805 had been erroneous and he had not made a proper use of his opportunities.

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  • With the end of the Napoleonic wars, the opportunities for American commerce be- 1816-46.

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  • The aim of that association is " to promote the development, and maintain the well-being, of classical studies, and in particular (a) to impress upon public opinion the claim of such studies to an eminent place in the national scheme of education; (b) to improve the practice of classical teaching by free discussion of its scope and methods; (c) to encourage investigation and call attention to new discoveries; (d) to create opportunities of friendly intercourse and co-operation between all lovers of classical learning in this country."

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  • Opportunities for administrative work, however, were scanty, and in 1864 Kropotkin accepted charge of a geographical survey expedition, crossing North Manchuria from Transbaikalia to the Amur, and shortly afterwards was attached to another expedition which proceeded up the Sungari River into the heart of Manchuria.

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  • The discussions on the budget entirely monopolized public attention for the year, and while the measure was defended by Mr Lloyd George in parliament with much suavity, and by Mr Asquith, Sir Edward Grey and Mr Haldane outside the House of Commons with tact and moderation, the feelings of its opponents were exasperated by a series of inflammatory public speeches at Limehouse and elsewhere from the chancellor of the exchequer, who took these opportunities to rouse the passions of the working-classes against the landed classes and the peers.

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  • In future the philosophic method of palaeontology must continue to advance step by step with exploration; it would be a reproach to later generations if they did not progress as far beyond the philosophic status of Cuvier, Owen and even of Huxley and Cope, as the new materials represent an advance upon the material opportunities which came to them through exploration.

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  • Settled government, settled habits, remunerative employment and opportunities for the improvement of their condition are developing in them the virtues of the two parent races.

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  • neglecting) to avail himself of various opportunities of escape,.

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  • Nor is this eminence merely due to his great opportunity in 1870; for Guizot might under Louis Philippe have almost made himself a French Walpole, at least a French Palmerston, and Lamartine's opportunities after 1848 were, for a man of political genius, illimitable.

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  • The Transvaal War of that date offered opportunities to the freebooting Boers of the west which were not to be lost.

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  • It is evident that the characteristics of the factory age to which reference is made above would have acted upon native British as upon any other stock; and that it has universally so acted there is abundant statistical evidence, in Europe and even in a land of such youth and ample opportunities as Australia.

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  • The least respected legislatures are those of the richest and most populous states, such as New York and Pennsylvania, because in such states the opportunities offered to persons devoid of scruple are the largest.

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  • On the other hand, the characteristic merits of the system may be summed up as consisting in the safeguards it provides against the undue predominance of any one power or person in the government, and therewith against any risk there may be that the president should become a despot, and in the full opportunities it secures for the due consideration of all important measures.

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  • Wheat and other cereals are cultivated, with fruits of many kinds, olives, and vines which yield a wine of fair quality; while saffron is largely produced, and some attention is given to the keeping of bees and silkworms. Stock-farming, for which the wide plains afford excellent opportunities, employs many of the peasantry; the bulls of Albacete are in demand for bull-fighting, and the horses for mounting the Spanish cavalry.

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  • For a time he contemplated with eagerness the idea of a renovated cathedral life, devoted to the pursuit of learning and to the development of opportunities for the religious and intellectual benefit of the diocese.

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  • " The preservation of the common interests of the Powers in China, of insuring the independence and the integrity of the Chinese empire, and the principle of equal opportunities for the commerce and industry of all nations in China; c. " The maintenance of the territorial rights of the high contracting parties in the regions of Eastern Asia and of India, and the defence of their special interests in such regions."

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  • Instead of exaggerating into treason whatever was susceptible of unfavourable interpretation, he turned the very conspiracies that were formed against him into opportunities of signalizing his clemency.

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  • It enjoys a healthy climate, affords opportunities for boating rare in South Africa, and boasts a golf-links.

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  • Harlay de Sancy was a learned man and a good linguist, who used his opportunities to acquire a valuable collection of oriental MSS., many of which are now in the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris.

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  • These offices gave few opportunities for distinction, and may be regarded merely as Mr Balfour's apprenticeship to departmental responsibilities.

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  • The surprising thing is that, although Rome was then included within the empire of the Franks, so that the popes were afforded special opportunities for activity, they showed for the most part no eagerness to strengthen their authority over the clergy beyond the Alps.

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  • The very common complaint of British consuls that British firms neglect to send out travellers may have some foundation, but a commercial house naturally follows the line of least resistance to the development of its trade, and cannot be expected to work remote and barren ground when better opportunities are near at hand.

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  • Assyria was now free, and Ashur-uballit [Assur-yuballidh acc. to Sayce] knew how to make use of his opportunities, and, in the words of his great grandson, "broke up the forces of the widespread Shubari" (AKA, p. 7,1.

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  • Middleton in Calcutta, and Reginald Heber all over India, were eagerly using their opportunities.

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  • Swainson, who had opportunities of observing both, the alleged resemblance in their habits has no existence.

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  • The increasing importance of the mark of Styria, erected into a duchy in 1180, and the county of Tirol, had diminished both the actual and the relative strength of Bavaria, which was now deprived on almost all sides of opportunities for expansion.

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  • To the west the Lech still divided Bavaria from Swabia, but on three Area of other sides the opportunities for extension had been securing Lower Bavaria for himself, united the whole of the duchy under his sway.

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  • The opportunities for cheating in the fur trade are very considerable, and most serious frauds have been perpetrated in the selling of sables that have been coloured or "topped"; that is, just the tips of the hairs stained dark to represent more expensive skins.

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  • With regard to the character of the lion, those who have had opportunities of observing it in its native haunts differ greatly.

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  • In spite of opportunities and provocations he never lent himself to treason.

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  • In 1842 he removed to Paris for the sake of its wider clinical opportunities, and there he worked until his death over thirty years later.

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  • He received the degree of doctor of laws from the university of La 'Sapienza, but archaeology gradually absorbed his attention, and with the view of obtaining better opportunities for his researches in 1798 he took orders.

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  • There remained large rivers and opportunities for water storage which could be brought under irrigation at considerable expense.

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  • Not content with merely making them places of defence, he decreed that they should be centres for the administraThe th ~ tion of justice, and that in them should be held all public festivities and ceremonies; he also instituted markets, and encouraged traders to take advantage of the opportunities provided for them.

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  • In the west and south-west of the country especially, opportunities of migration and of expansion had been gradually reduced, and to provide for their increasing numbers they were compelled to divide their holdings again and again until these patches of land became too small for the support of a household.

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  • Unfortunately, however, it was necessary to enter upon the discussion of the fundamental laws, a subject presenting many opportunities for the display of rhetoric and intellectual subtlety.

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  • Upon the completion of unity, elementary schools were founded everywhere; but, though education was free, the indigence of the peasants in some regions prevented them from taking full advantage of the opportunities offered.

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  • William had a taste for books, and made the most of his limited opportunities.

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  • The regular inundations, the ease of irrigating the rich alluvial flats, and the great heat of the sun in a cloudless sky, while limiting the natural ~ora, gave immense opportunities to the industrious farmer.

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  • It remains for the Egyptians to take advantage of the opportunities offered to them.

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  • The three ensuing years were especially favourable for the Reformation, as during that time the king had unlooked-for opportunities for filling the vacant episcopal sees with men after his own heart, and at heart he was a Lutheran.

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  • Carlyle's confession of the radical difference of religious opinion had not alienated his friend, who was settling in London, and used his opportunities for promoting Carlyle's interest.

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  • The religious objection was insuperable; opportunities of commercial development were indispensable; war with England was not to be contemplated by the common sense of the country; and thus, as de Foe wrote, " The Union was merely formed by the nature of things."

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  • above sea-level) and comparatively mild climate give opportunities to the industrious Tajik population for successful agriculture, of which they are not slow to avail themselves, and a track exists on the left bank of the river to Kala Bar Panja opposite the Ghund (or Suchan) debouchment, which is practicable for mules.

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  • It divides its waters, splitting into many channels, leaving broad central islands; and as the width increases, and the depth during dry seasons diminishes, opportunities for fords become comparatively frequent.

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  • When he was six the family moved to Woodford Hall, where new opportunities for an out-ofdoor life brought the boy health and vigour.

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  • The land is held by a few proprietors, and caste sentiment is strong among those who claim unmixed European descent; consequently the mestizos have limited opportunities to improve their condition.

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  • To take a simple instance: a candidate partly educated in Germany may obtain more marks in German at a scholarship examination than another who is more gifted, but whose opportunities have been less; the question at once arises, are the examiners to take the circumstances of the candidate into account or not ?

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  • The story illustrates the rise of a wealthy class among the Jews of Palestine, to whom the tolerant and distant rule of the Ptolemies afforded wider opportunities.

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  • At the beginning it is said that the Samaritans were prosperous and persecuted the Jews, but this Jewish hero embracing his opportunities reversed the situation and presumably paid the tribute due from the Jews by exacting more from the non-Jewish inhabitants of his province.

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  • John Hyrcanus was not slow to take advantage of his opportunities.

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  • But with the civil wars which began in 49 B.C. there came opportunities which Hyrcanus, at the instance of Antipater, used to ingratiate himself with Caesar.

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  • Cast iron, brought to perfection by the Coalbrookdale Company about 1860, but now little esteemed, owing to the poverty of design which so often counterfeits smiths' work, presents great opportunities to founders possessing taste or willing to submit to artistic control.

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  • In fact, there are thousands of inviting opportunities for newts to leave the lake if they wanted to do so.

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  • When it is added that Fauquier was a passionate gambler, and that the gentry who gathered every winter at Williamsburg, the seat of government of the province, were ruinously addicted to the same weakness, and that Jefferson had a taste for racing, it does credit to his early strength of character that of his social opportunities he took only the better.

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  • The highlands which shut off the Turkestan provinces from Southern Afghanistan have afforded the best opportunities for geological investigation, and as might be expected from their geographical position, the general result of the examination of exposed sections leads to the identification of geological affinity with Himalayan, Indian and Persian regions.

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  • Then comes the settlement officer, whose duty it is to estimate the character of the soil, the kind of crop, the opportunities for irrigation, the means of communication and their probable development in the future, and all other circumstances which tend to affect the value of the produce.

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  • Soon afterwards Megasthenes, as Greek ambassador resident at a court in Bengal (306-298 B.C.), had opportunities for the closest observation.

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  • Administration will be all the more efficient if the officers who conduct it have greater opportunities of regular contact with those whom it affects and with those who influence and reflect common opinion about it."

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  • Not a few were jealous of their greatness and sought for opportunities of instilling distrust against them into the mind of Harlan, and of making him feel that he was caliph only in name.

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  • Now that which binds together these elements of our nature and maintains their interrelation in their respective spheres of activity - that which determines an individual's powers, his tastes, his opportunities, advantages and drawbacks, in a word, the character - is his "Karma."

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  • A branch 'normal school, established 1873-1875 at Pine Bluff, provides for coloured students, who enjoy the same opportunities for work, and are accorded the same degrees, as the students at Fayetteville; they are about a fourth as numerous.

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  • His position as a Mexican official, and the location of his fortified post on the border, commanding the interior country and lying on the route of the overland immigrants, made him of great importance in the years preceding and immediately following American occupation; although he was a man of slight abilities and wasted his great opportunities.

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  • The epidemic spread generally over Provence, but not to other parts of France, notwithstanding that, as confessed by D'Antrechaus, consul of Toulon, a believer in the exclusive power of contagion, there were abundant opportunities.

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  • The libraries and scientific collections of the Federal government and its various bureaus and institutions afford exceptional research opportunities for students and investigators.

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  • I have studied the subject most extensively, and have had opportunities of judging which no European can have, and I have no hesitation in saying that, ' the mystic songs' of Jayadeva and the ' ocean of love ' notwithstanding, there is nothing in the rituals of Jagannatha which can be called licentious."

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  • Public schools and universities conformed to the modern methods of study; nor were there wanting opportunities for youths of humble origin to obtain an education which placed them on a level with Italian scholars.

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  • The opportunities for obtaining a liberal education in the remote districts of South Carolina at that time were scanty.

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  • By his firm maintenance of the corporation system, each industry remained in the hands of certain privileged bourgeois; in this way, too, improvement was greatly discouraged; while to the lower classes opportunities of advancement were closed.

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  • Besides tracing out the lines of Nadirabad, a town Since merged in modern Kandahar, Nadir had taken advantage of the time available and of opportunities presented to enlist a large number of men from the Abdali and Ghilzai tribes.

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  • The psalms have already been dealt with, but it may be noted again how the multiplication of saints' festivals, with practically the same special psalms, tends in practice to constant repetition of about one-third of the Psalter, and correspondingly rare recital of the remaining two-thirds, whereas the Proprium de Tempore, could it be adhered to, would provide equal opportunities for every psalm.

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  • In 1823 he became keeper of the Hamburg archives; an office in which he had the fullest opportunities for the laborious and critical research work upon which his reputation as an historian rests.

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  • He yearned for more frequent opportunities of preaching to his fellow-countrymen, and an invitation to Rotterdam gave him such opportunity.

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  • The president, Salmeron, and Marshal Serrano himself lacked decision at the last moment, and lost time and many opportunities by which the republican ministers profited.

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  • Special opportunities were afforded by the law of majestas, which (originally directed against attacks on the ruler by word or deed) came to include all kinds of accusations with which it really had nothing to do; indeed, according to Tacitus, a charge of treason was regularly added to all criminal charges.

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  • The Committee of 1903 was appointed to inquire, inter alia, whether the limits of age-25 to 50 - for candidates should be altered, and whether service as a vice-consul for a certain period should be required to qualify for promotion to the rank of consul; whether means could not be adopted to give consular officers opportunities of increasing their practical knowledge of commercial matters and to bring them more into personal contact with the commercial community.

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  • Not only so, the isolation of the cells facilitates the exchange of liquids and gases, the passage in of food materials and out of enzymes and products of metabolism, and thus each unit of protoplasm obtains opportunities of immediate action, the results of which are removed with equal.

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  • The manner in which its order of mendicant recluses, at first founded to afford better opportunities to those who wished to carry out that system in practical life, developed at last into a hierarchical monarchy will best be understood by a sketch of the history of Tibet.

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  • Galvanic phenomena had already engaged his attention before he left Bristol, but in London he had at his disposal a large battery which gave him much greater opportunities.

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  • Such conditions carried on the work of British inventors in helping to develop industries so strongly that manufacturers were able to take full advantage of the opportunities offered by the American Civil War (in spite of the temporary disability it entailed upon the cotton industry) and by the Franco-German War.

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  • This is due to the cool and refreshing summer climate; the picturesque coast and its many islands, which are favourite grounds for camps and summer cottages; the mountains, and the beautiful lakes and rivers, many of which afford opportunities for good fishing and canoeing.

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  • He had been much helped by his opportunities of intercourse with the great architects, engineers and mathematicians who frequented the court of Milan - Bramante, Alberghetti, Andrea di Ferrara, Pietro Monti, Fazio Cardano and, above all, Luca Pacioli.

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  • The advocate (or grand pensionary) of Holland therefore, if an able man, had opportunities for exercising a very considerable influence, becoming in fact a kind of minister of all affairs.

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  • At six he went to Kilkenny School, where Congreve was a schoolfellow; at fourteen he entered pensioner at Trinity College, Dublin, where he seems to have neglected his opportunities.

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  • During the Civil War, however, he was promoted too early and rapidly for his own good, and the strong personal magnetism he inspired while so young developed qualities injurious to a full measure of success and usefulness, despite his great opportunities.

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  • Though few follow him so far, an explanation of the principle will make it clear that there are numerous possible opportunities for anomalous dispersion to qualify inferences from the spectrum.

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  • He lost no opportunity of maintaining and extending the authority of the Roman see as the ultimate resort for the settlement of all disputes; and his still extant communications to Victricius of Rouen, Exuperius of Toulouse, Alexander of Antioch and others, as well as his action on the appeal made to him by Chrysostom against Theophilus of Alexandria, show that opportunities of the kind were numerous and varied.

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  • But, though prayer within the building is favoured by the example of the Prophet, it is not compulsory on the Moslem, and even in the time of Ibn Batuta the opportunities of entrance were reduced to Friday and the birthday of the Prophet.

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  • But to his credit be it said that in a corrupt time he never used his opportunities for plunder and extortion, and his domestic life was pure and simple.

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  • His personal interest in the enlisted men was shown by his provision of opportunities for training in various trades.

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  • The proximity of such good markets as Chicago, Cincinnati, St Louis and Louisville, in addition to the local markets, and the unusual opportunities afforded by the railways that traverse every portion of the state, have been important factors in the rapid agricultural advance which has enabled Indiana to keep pace with the newly developed states farther west.

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  • This long and varied service gave him extensive opportunities for observation, which he supplemented by constant study of naval authorities and reflection on the interpretation of the problems of maritime history.

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  • Edward IV., as has been already remarked, had many of the opportunities of the autocrat, if only he had cared to use them; Personal but his sloth and self-indulgence stood in the way.

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  • The financial bill and the coercion bill were both pressed forward, and each gave opportunities for discussion and, what was then new in parliament, for obstruction.

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  • He proposed to repeal th~ duties on paper, by which means he hoped to increase the opportunities of providing cheap literature for the people.

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  • It lacked political unity, had no opportunities for extension, and soon became divided into Rhenish Franconia (Francia rhenensis, Ger.

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  • As no regular budget was attempted, as accounts were not kept, and as audit was unknown, the opportunities for fraud and embezzlement were endless.

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  • that their opposition (where they are opposed) involves no conflict of duties; and (2) that whichever ideal is in the end preferred, opportunities will nevertheless be provided within its realization for the concurrent realization of activities and capacities ordinarily associated with the ideal alleged to be contradictory.

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  • As a papal delegate he had to visit all the Roman Catholic communities in Dalmatia, Herzegovina and Bosnia, and had numerous opportunities of hearing the bards recite songs on old national heroes.

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  • At first merchants appeared disinclined to take advantage of the opportunities offered them at Shanghai.

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  • The way was thus prepared for availing to the full of the opportunities for a celestial survey offered by the transits of Venus in 1761 and 1769.

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  • Left by the death of his grandfather and uncle the possessor of an independent fortune under his mother's sole guardianship, he was somewhat idle at the university, though he acquitted himself in the examinations with credit; but in his serious years he "could not look back without unfeigned remorse" on the opportunities he had then neglected.

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  • His friendships with Richard Fitz Nigel, who succeeded Foliot in the see of London, with William Longchamp, the chancellor of Richard I., and with Walter of Coutances, the archbishop of Rouen, gave him excellent opportunities of collecting information.

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  • one of those opportunities of profiting by family discord which, coinciding with discontent among the various peoples subject to the house of Anjou, had stood him in such good stead against Henry II.

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  • Opportunities offered themselves simultaneously.

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  • was drawn by the Aragonese claims in Italy, and its connection with the empire, gave to the nation a great European position and to the Spanish soldiers of the time many opportunities to win renown.

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  • But to those who had looked to it as providing a lever for a gradual change in the established fiscal system, the volte-face was a bitter blow, and at once there began, though not at first openly, a split between the more rigid free-traders - advocates of cheap food and free imports - and those who desired to use the opportunities of a tariff, of however moderate a kind, for attaining national and imperial and not merely revenue advantages.

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  • Although occasional more or less doubtful instances have been recorded of female mules breeding with the males of one or other of the pure species, it is more than doubtful if any case has occurred of their breeding inter se, although the opportunities of doing so must have been great, as mules have been reared in immense numbers for at least several thousands of years.

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  • Turbulent chiefs began to seek their opportunities, though as a rule they did not find them because they could not obtain the help of a neighbouring king.

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  • Hence opportunities of observing it fall to the lot of few, and most persons know it only as a curtailed captive in a wicker cage, where its vivacity and natural beauty are lessened or wholly lost.

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  • His opportunities for regular schooling must have been very scant; but he had cultivated friends who discerned his talents and encouraged their development, and he early formed the habits of wide reading and industrious study that were to persist through his life.

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  • The frequent wars among them gave the pirates numerous opportunities of breaking their engagements, of which they never failed to take advantage.

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  • It placed within his reach opportunities for a close study of Rome and the Romans such as had fallen to no historian before him, and secured him the requisite leisure for using them, while Scipio's liberality more than once supplied him with the means of conducting difficult and costly historical investigations (Pliny, v.

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  • In his personal acquaintance with affairs, in the variety of his experience, and in his opportunities for forming a correct judgment on events he is without a rival among ancient historians.

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  • Nor did Joachim neglect other opportunities for adding to his wealth and possessions.

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  • The Thirty Years' War afforded them frequent opportunities of replacing the village Schulzen, or magistrates, with officials of their own; and the fact that their share of taxation was wholly wrung from the peasants made the burden of the latter much heavier than that of the townsmen.

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  • He was especially intimate with the families of two English merchants of the name of Green and Motherby, where he found many opportunities of meeting ship-captains, and other travelled persons, and thus gratifying his passion for physical geography.

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  • What vocational opportunities are available for an almost-priest who's been out of this world for a few years?

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  • I evaluate them for opportunities, he said.

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  • Cynthia took advantage of their infrequent occasions of dinning out to dress more than Ouray required, simply because it was one of few opportunities for her to do so.

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  • I have few opportunities like this and the season is so short.

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  • Maybe the money would give her children opportunities they wouldn't have had otherwise.

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  • She was a few weeks out from never having these opportunities again.

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  • Besides, if you don't take a chance in life, all the best opportunities will pass you by.

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  • I understand opportunities were limited a century ago but surely she could have been a school teacher or office clerk or something above a brothel prostitute.

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  • Maybe it was because he took his time, or because there were so many opportunities that were passed over – whatever the case, it wasn't as unpleasant as she had imagined.

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  • You'll have plenty of opportunities to hold babies after the twins are born.

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  • This new face reminded him of everything he'd never be, of lost opportunities and misguided hope.

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  • His children with Megan would have opportunities he and Sylvia never had, but no one was going to push them into a life other than what they wanted.

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  • The greater teachers' level of autonomy in selecting their professional development opportunities, the greater the outcomes they derived.

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  • All are committed to building more coherent 14-19 pathways and working with industry and employers to enhance learning opportunities for young people.

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  • The goal was to increase opportunities for cultural diversity in the arts.

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  • There is not time to fully exploit the opportunities to improve which are often found on the way.

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  • He provided him/her with opportunities to take on responsibilities and gave praise when they were carried out.

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  • The problems were immense in terms of wasted opportunities for economic growth and social justice.

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  • This solution, we believe, will provide enormous leverage for a more efficient and responsive infrastructure and opportunities for a smaller stockpile.

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  • The opportunity section for employment opportunities for disabled students is a recent addition to the site.

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  • The opportunity program, which lasts a year, includes events, advice sessions, seminars and networking opportunities.

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  • There are exciting opportunities for the two businesses to work together to develop their products and exploit operational synergies.

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  • The university will continue to offer new opportunities for research synergies at the faculty level.

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  • Phogen intends to seek additional partnering opportunities for its novel technologies.

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  • advancement in mobile technology will give the NHS further opportunities to work in different ways.

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  • advantage of opportunities in related areas of the labor market.

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  • discriminatory advertisements are unlawful but only the Equal Opportunities Commission can take action against advertisers.

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  • In the exciting arena of international aerospace and defense, BAE Systems is a leading player with a wealth of opportunities for graduates.

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  • afraid to criticize when appropriate and there are plenty of opportunities for this.

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  • airmanltaneously, soldiers, Marines, sailors and airmen on the front lines will see and exploit opportunities as they occur.

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  • allow for plenty of opportunities to find it.

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  • analyseindings have also been analyzed to identify opportunities and business needs and recommendations made for taking food policies forward in a co-ordinated way.

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  • apolitical nature of the role and provide greater opportunities to develop local support networks.

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  • arboreal apes very few opportunities to climb or swing.

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  • artefactis prolific wildlife, pre-Columbian artifacts and opportunities to hike and go horse riding.

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  • Although the sextile aspect speaks of good opportunities up for grabs, I feel this might be a mixed blessing.

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  • There aren't a lot of opportunities for patents in theoretical astrophysics.

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  • attentive for opportunities to be involved in appropriate new mineral ventures.

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  • Cost to your company: Lower productivity, higher costs, customer attrition, lost opportunities.

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  • Overnight on board and with luck plenty of opportunities to see the aurora borealis.

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  • avail of all opportunities to extend your knowledge and develop work-related skills.

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  • In return offering a £ 30k basic with excellent earning potentials, company car, mobile and opportunities for career development.

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  • Our campaign focuses on a number of strategies for increasing opportunities for people to obtain locally grown beanpoles.

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  • Providing you can configure your business accordingly, there are opportunities here to undercut the traditional behemoths.

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  • birdie opportunities.

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  • Chapter five notes a tendency to try to overcompensate for prior missed opportunities, leading to software bloat.

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  • bona fides of anyone offering employment opportunities involving asphalting or seasonal work.

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  • At least at first, the opportunities seem boundless.

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  • The resulting synthesis emphasizes breadth of subject matter, multiple means of intellectual access, and opportunities for digressing from the narrative.

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  • In highly built-up areas redevelopment schemes may provide opportunities for creating new public open space.

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  • burgeoning of hypermedia systems represents real opportunities for graduates with the prerequisite technical, analytic and design skills.

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  • business opportunities.

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  • During the period, the Group bought back 300,000 shares and we remain alert to opportunities for further buybacks in the future.

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  • capitalize on the environmental opportunities.

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  • Through the training and opportunities we provide, you can expect to enjoy a long and successful career with us.

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  • career opportunities dampen their drive to succeed.

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  • Low cost, high resolution CCD cameras have created opportunities for exciting new digital imaging products to be developed.

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  • Job seekers can surf through employment opportunities & find links on where to get certified.

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  • chorister in a church choir is the key to a world of opportunities for any child.

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  • committed to equal opportunities as well as to the rights and empowerment of service users.

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  • Some opportunities will require a greater commitment than others.

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  • The Colca Canyon offers one of the best opportunities to see the huge Andean condor, and the scenery is breathtaking.

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  • There are now more opportunities in local institutions and universities to research intergroup conflict.

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  • congratulated on the quality of the bid submitted to the New Opportunities Fund.

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  • The fact that this type of connection is permanent and always connected opens up many opportunities.

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  • trained archeological conservators, in particular, have good employment opportunities.

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  • considerable in terms of a richer cultural experience, educational resources and employment opportunities.

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  • consist primarily of working people who are trying to better their opportunities.

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  • We work with some of the leading civils contractors in the country and we have numerous opportunities for talented individuals in the South East.

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  • No help, support, or patronage will be given to those groups which directly contravene this equal opportunities policy.

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  • Be that as it may, we try to anticipate both challenges and opportunities, question conventional wisdom, and identify long-term trends.

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  • Courses and in-service training Camphill is committed to providing co-workers with opportunities for regular and ongoing training and support.

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  • created huge opportunities for the Scottish economy.

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  • Date: 19 June 2006 Alternative ways to farming profit at the Royal Show There are real opportunities in non-food crops.

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  • There are opportunities for visitors to get hands on experience as well - with chances to shoot a crossbow under supervision.

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  • Public movements are always cyclical, reacting to threats, dangers and opportunities as they come to the fore.

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  • Our space suddenly became defensible, criminals flourished as opportunities became more lucrative and the laws changed in favor of civil liberties.

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  • Aunt Queenie, a lesser witch, somewhat demonstrative and ill-advised, gave well-taken opportunities to Betty Elliott.

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  • deprived of these opportunities to assess their progress.

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  • Restoration Filled landfills offer opportunities for landscaping and development of public open space in areas of former industrial or mining dereliction.

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  • It shows the desperation of a couple, forced to emigrate with their young family by lack of opportunities at home.

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  • diocesan ' opportunities to Explore Faith ' The Sacrament of Reconciliation Do we still need this Sacrament?

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  • The Equal Opportunities Commission Is the leading agency working to eliminate sex discrimination in 21st Century Britain.

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  • Reduced cash handling for your staff - which means fewer opportunities for costly mistakes or staff dishonesty.

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  • Using staff flexibility (within reasonable limits) should maximize opportunities to avoid redundancy dismissals.

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  • educated at home should not be deprived of these opportunities to assess their progress.

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  • employable as a result of the learning opportunities provided and most are offered employment locally.

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  • Career opportunities Given the highly practical nature of the course, graduates can be very employable.

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  • Staff Recruitment The College aims to be an equal opportunities employer.

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  • employment opportunities for disabled students is a recent addition to the site.

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  • Voluntary or community groups are running initiatives to create engaging learning opportunities for adults who need to improve their skills.

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  • enhance learning opportunities.

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  • More than 60 small to medium-sized enterprises have already signed up to bring learning opportunities to their workforces.

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  • equal opportunities monitoring survey in PDF format.

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  • equal opportunities employer.

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  • equality of opportunities.

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  • erosion scars of paths, however, suffer constant trampling pressure; with no opportunities for re-vegetation they will only get worse.

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  • These programs and qualifications are designed to create opportunities for personal and social development and to enhance self esteem.

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  • Only the dominant male, with rare exceptions, had access to mating opportunities.

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  • hands-on experimentation, problem solving, discussion and collaborative work all provide excellent opportunities for creative thinking and behavior.

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  • Local Businesses back expo '05 The Leicester Expo festival offers a number of opportunities to the business community.

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  • This would increase the already extant opportunities for a spurious defense.

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  • All students have individualized programs which include extended learning opportunities, mobility and independent living skills.

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  • extracurricular opportunities.

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  • Some artists were used four or five times and the opportunities ranged from a five minute performance through to residencies and workshop facilitation.

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  • However, Carter argues, the measures introduced so far haven't been particularly far-reaching, leaving plenty of opportunities for crafty traders.

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  • This means doing all we can to provide first-rate learning opportunities to everyone interested in studying science.

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  • The business problems and opportunities addressable by this class of solutions can be characterized by the following.

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  • foreclose opportunities for research and product development to non-patent holders.

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  • Although broadly predictable, the year on year changes in ice dynamics and glacier foreland dynamics is such that new opportunities will constantly arise.

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  • Forest's network of parents, old foresters and friends of the School provides excellent opportunities for high-level work experience.

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  • Mark Wood was equally forthright about the need for the profession to embrace the opportunities offered.

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  • fosters learning opportunities for people: " nurturing their social, emotional, cognitive and physical development.

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  • franchise opportunities 1st for Europe Property provide property portal sites across Europe.

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  • Opportunities for franchisees and master franchisees in many countries now.

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  • Project benefits The project is intended to provide guaranteed overtaking opportunities to reduce platoons, driver frustration and accidents.

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  • How do we provide young geriatricians with opportunities to build successful careers?

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  • The research base is expanding and there are opportunities for academic geriatricians to be part of this expansion.

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  • There will be opportunities to look out for wildlife including golden eagles.

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  • An opportunity I, like so many graduates hankered after for career and learning opportunities, to attain skills and be given responsibilities?

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  • Within school the shared headship has allowed more of our excellent staff to have leadership opportunities.

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  • hols at the moment, so no opportunities to see him live.

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  • Association for Spina Bifida and hydrocephalus Working with those in Sussex who have spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus to create and develop the best opportunities.

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  • improve learning and employment opportunities.

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  • At the same time, the Council revised its guidelines for schools on good practice regarding racial incidents and equal opportunities in general.

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  • Systems that are characterized by an absence of political choice, transparent governance, economic opportunities and personal freedoms can create incubators for extremism.

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  • indiscretions forgiven and forgotten, providing endless new opportunities to come.

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  • The range of career opportunities within the nuclear industry is extremely wide.

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  • Career opportunities exist in buying and merchandising as well as related field in the retail Fashion industry.

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  • The majority of development opportunities continue to be small infill or brownfield sites.

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  • intern positions are unpaid professional training opportunities where you will gain valuable experience.

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  • internship opportunities lasting from 2 to 6 months in duration depending on the location.

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  • It is however invidious to have different funding mechanisms applying to young people's learning opportunities.

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  • BA (Hons) Multi-Media journalism has a 96% graduate employment rate* Career opportunities are many and varied.

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  • Therapeutic opportunities The ability of the brain to use ketones was only once exploited for therapeutic purposes.

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  • The plant and animal life are excellent offering opportunities to see the varied birdlife (including kiwis ), seals, dolphins and whales.

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  • Finally, the table points to a perceived lack of opportunities for women.

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  • Filming opportunities can also be organized at the river Usk, with surveyors demonstrating the electrofishing technique used to catch lampreys.

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  • All applicants shall be considered with regard to the University's equal opportunities policy and such anti-discrimination legislation as may be in force.

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  • Hertsmere PCT supports its staff through regular briefings and provides lifelong learning opportunities.

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  • Within the (natural products) sector there are clear opportunities for entrepreneurial development and improved livelihoods for many poor rural communities.

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  • It gives training opportunities to parents and operates a credit union to keep loan sharks at bay.

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  • There will be opportunities for you to work with physiotherapists from the NHS Trust for practical sessions on gait and human locomotion.

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  • The nuclear tests conducted by India and Pakistan in May paradoxically opened up new opportunities to shift the political logjam.

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  • There are several opportunities to visit the longhouse but booking is essential (01822) 890414.

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  • The opportunities range from royal banquets to the pampered luxury enjoyed in our private health clubs.

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  • mainstreaming of equal opportunities as standard practice.

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  • You will assist the business by generating sales opportunities using proactive approach telemarketing, direct mail and email marketing, direct mail and email marketing.

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  • maximize utilization of storage investments by identifying opportunities to reclaim capacity.

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  • maximize learning opportunities for those with the condition with this book.

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  • Opportunities exist throughout the Nationwide network for highly experienced / qualified mechanics who are looking to progress into first line management.

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  • medium-sized enterprises have already signed up to bring learning opportunities to their workforces.

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  • They think that equal opportunities is all about putting people in a big melting pot.

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  • micelle propofol partner A key part of our strategic review has been to evaluate the future opportunities for this product.

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  • The long-term vision involves getting minders studying for national qualifications, both for their own sake and to open new opportunities to them.

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  • First, we are the largest gold miner in Venezuela, which means we get exposure to prime opportunities.

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  • Out of work mousers looking for rural employment opportunities.

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  • mummy ancient crafts of mommy wrapping and cartonnage making were among the special activities demonstrated by experts with hands-on opportunities for visitors.

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  • There are opportunities to study ethnography and popular musicology as well as western art music.

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  • Many companies had proved nimble in identifying new market opportunities.

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  • none note: Additional training opportunities may be available in conjunction with this meeting.

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  • nouveau riche who were literate were the ones with the greatest opportunities to avoid tax.

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  • These events are great opportunities to dip your toe into Club competitions and are ideal for absolute novices.

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  • Expedition Member opportunities: The Expedition offers numerous incredibly exciting opportunities to Expedition Members.

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  • observatory of these papers will be on opportunities which cabled observatories present for the use of AUVs.

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  • By consolidating multiple requisitions for the same supplier into a single purchase order, you gain opportunities for economies of scale.

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  • Employment Opportunities We have established ourself as one of the leading developers of new technology in our arena.

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  • Work depends on the department you join, but my hours are flexible and there are opportunities for weekend overtime if I wish.

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  • partake fully of the myriad opportunities provided by studying in the largest university for History in Britain.

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  • Random Dance is committed to developing extensive participatory and outreach opportunities and generating new work for and by young people.

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  • The opportunities are endless but one thing's for sure Florida will fire your imagination and ignite a life-long passion for this thrilling destination.

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  • At every stage of the MMC career pathway there are opportunities for doctors to progress.

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  • maximizing sales penetration within each customer account and identifying new business opportunities.

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  • Thus participants will have opportunities to get out and about on relaxing walks through winding streets and beautiful piazzas.

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  • Creation of a fitness trail and refurbished playground to provide leisure opportunities for people of all ages.

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  • We offer courses that are flexible and up to date, providing maximum opportunities for choice, and for developing potentiality and opportunities.

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  • Time is infinitely precious, with the golden opportunities it presents - just once, in so many cases.

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  • Your problems are our opportunities we always find a solution Communication within a colony of ants is always incredibly precise and focussed.

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  • pre-Columbian artifacts and opportunities to hike and go horse riding.

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  • The following pages offer information on current promotions available through Tatton Park, sponsorship opportunities and lists all current or recent press releases.

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  • Employees in newly privatized businesses benefit from improved pay, conditions and career opportunities.

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  • pro-am opportunities are still available for some of the events.

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  • They will publish a local prospectus setting out the range of opportunities on offer.

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  • provide advice about funding opportunities.

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  • Together with another lottery funding quango, the New Opportunities Fund, it is being replaced by the Big Lottery Fund.

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  • rap lyrics offer a variety of learning opportunities for a wide range of skills.

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  • rec members ' staff take advantage of all possible learning opportunities - ensuring that we can offer service to the highest standard.

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  • There is an option to upgrade and improve the system, with opportunities for fingerprint recognition and cashless vending.

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  • But the margins have become so refined by the sheer technical development of the cars that the opportunities have accordingly been reduced.

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  • We want to explore regional, national, European and global opportunities and platforms for our programming.

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  • They can raise any issue related to equality of opportunities.

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  • At the minute my role encompasses those of a general welfare officer, equal opportunities and LGBT reps normally associated with common rooms.

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  • Buy a franchise opportunity Search our directory of franchise opportunities for sale or browse our franchise resales.

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  • Opportunities for owners to improve the flood resilience of their properties will be discussed.

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  • resolute in the pursuits of her goals and is hungry for other opportunities that will take her career to new heights.

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  • retired clergy and church leaders Opportunities for fellowship, support and service.

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  • Like last year, Tiger Woods delivers an impressive roster of golfing opportunities.

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  • Sabbaticals for experienced teachers in challenging schools; research opportunities, study visits and exchanges abroad.

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  • Business opportunities from private sector clients in most of our areas of relevant activity remain satisfactory.

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  • The erosion scars of paths, however, suffer constant trampling pressure; with no opportunities for re-vegetation they will only get worse.

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  • Lots more Eating Opportunities this time, wafting appetizing scents among the sawdust.

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  • Brighton and Hove combine to offer Regency and Georgian grandeur, miles of Victorian seafront and social life opportunities rarely found outside central London.

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  • job Hunting - job searching On Line There are many opportunities on the Internet to search for different types of job vacancies.

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  • self-awareness in the context of career decision making and knowledge of career opportunities.

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  • Identifies, promotes and tracks learning opportunities for group members, while continuously pursuing self-development and growth.

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  • One of the best ways to break down such barriers is to provide opportunities for success and increased self-worth as early as possible.

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  • General information on the Department is given with contact details, along with undergraduate courses offered, postgraduate opportunities, and departmental seminars.

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  • There will be opportunities on both courses for short periods of experiential training in a variety of healthcare settings.

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  • shackles of work and family commitments and seize opportunities that time previously prohibited.

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  • slavish dependence upon non-renewable energy sources combine to blind us from seeing these opportunities.

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  • Combined projects have already provided opportunities for artists from several disciplines to develop small-scale, experimental, pieces of work.

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  • The company also produces tablet grade crystalline sorbitol which offers new opportunities for SPI Pharma, the pharmaceutical ingredients division of SPI.

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  • Race and Equal Opportunities bodies say secret soundings are flawed.

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  • It aims to produce theater with the power to transform a child's understanding of the world around them and provide spectacular learning opportunities.

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  • The Kiwi pair played tight, controlled squash, giving the English pair few opportunities to make an impact.

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  • There may be opportunities for experienced staff to work overseas on a temporary or permanent basis.

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  • The Chancellor's proposals to increase opportunities for community work for young people represents a positive step forward.

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  • Sides quot stork special opportunities photographers who do has seen its.

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  • There are also strategic investment opportunities in environmental technologies, food and drink processing and in specific areas of the energy market.

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  • Our schools constantly strive to provide the best possible opportunities for all young people.

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  • swot stands for Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats.

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  • Together we can create the synergy needed to provide the best opportunities for success.

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  • teachyou taught the lesson prepared how successful was it, did you achieve your objective of raising an equal opportunities issue?

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  • Aspro proved to be an equal opportunities company by employing a telephonist, called Les, who was totally blind.

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  • In order to maximize the opportunities and counter the threats, UK companies need to take action.

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  • The valley offers considerable opportunities for cross-country and the resort has three dedicated toboggan runs.

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  • Local arts groups provide opportunities for social networking which help to generate a real social togetherness.

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  • Buyers will be more likely to pay top dollar for really good opportunities.

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  • They had a few fleeting opportunities and new signing Delroy Facey showed some neat touches early on.

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  • traineeship opportunities arise all the time.

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  • Police to recruit transsexuals A police force is planning to recruit transsexuals to promote its equal opportunities policy.

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  • The historic treble is on display with photo opportunities.

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  • There are lots of opportunities to examine various rocks, minerals and fossils -- and particularly two very large trilobites called Fred and Barney!

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  • truthful to say that for those of us who were born into abject poverty opportunities were virtually non-existent.

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  • OPPORTUNITIES All types of organizations employ typists, and some jobs may include reception and clerical duties.

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  • unbeatable package of opportunities for you.

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  • Those without secure incomes appear to be forming a permanent underclass, with very few prospects of improving their life opportunities.

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  • varyaching in these is varied to suit the group of learners in the class but there are more opportunities for individual initiative and investigation.

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  • Many of the levels are truly vast playgrounds, with numerous opportunities to use your varied gadgets in your hunt for monkey.

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  • So for a new vice-chancellor there were many opportunities, and associated duties.

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  • volunteering opportunities can be short or long term with varying levels of responsibility.

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  • In the UK, there are plenty of opportunities to have a protest vote against the standing party / Prime Minister.

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  • Web pages listed on the left tell you more about our research degree programs and the opportunities available.

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  • Emas National Park in Brazil presents excellent wildlife viewing opportunities and remains a stronghold of the seldom seen maned wolf and giant anteater.

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  • The ancient crafts of mommy wrapping and cartonnage making were among the special activities demonstrated by experts with hands-on opportunities for visitors.

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  • There are many varied opportunities, but not many zoologists get rich!

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  • But during the whole of this active life, many details of which are very interesting as illustrative of the life and manners of the time, he never lost sight of a design which he had formed at a very early period, of writing the history of those civil wars in France in which he had borne a part, and during which he had had so many opportunities of closely observing the leading personages and events.

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  • Here he utilized his opportunities.

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  • It depends, however, in addition on the natural mobility of the ions, and also on the opportunities for convection.

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  • After fourteen years' residence in Bengal Hastings did not return home a rich man, estimated by the opportunities of his position.

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  • As we never can hit the bull's eye, we must have literally endless opportunities of aiming at it, so as to get indefinitely nearer the central spot.

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  • The conversion of the empire gave the members of the Church leisure and opportunities for the cultivation of literary taste, and gradually drew the educated classes within the pale of the Christian society.

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  • Moreover, southern Italy and Sicily afforded many opportunities for witnessing representations of Greek comedies and tragedies.

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  • This mask, which furnished abundant opportunities for the decorators, musicians and dancers, in showing forth how the seasons and their delights are successively exhausted by a "wanton darling," Raybright the grandchild of the Sun, is said to have been very popular.

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  • A ship of an English squadron which was trying First to reach China by the North-East passage, entered the relations northern Dvina, and her captain, Richard Chancellor, with journeyed to Moscow in quest of opportunities for trade.

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  • Individual leaders in times of stress acquired a recognized supremacy, and, once a tribe outstripped the rest, the opportunities for continued advance gave further scope to their authority.

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  • In Palestine few could command leisure for meditation; as for opportunities of effective intervention in affairs, they had none, it would seem, once Alexander was dead.

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  • The Afghan war of 1878-80; the Russo-Afghan Boundary Commission of 1884-1885; the occupation of Gilgit and Chitral; the extension of boundaries east and north of Afghanistan, and again, between Baluchistan and Persia - these, added to the opportunities afforded by the systematic survey of Baluchistan which has been steadily progressing since 1880 - combined to produce a series of geographical maps which extend from the Oxus to the Indus, and from the Indus to the Euphrates.

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  • I had such frequent opportunities of seeing him at this time, and afterwards at a much more important period of his life, that I think his character was well known to me.

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  • Taylor did not vacate his fellowship at Cambridge before 1636, but he spent, apparently, much of his time in London, for Laud desired that his "mighty parts should be afforded better opportunities of study and improvement than a course of constant preaching would allow of."

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  • The following passage indicates the contemporary theory of manuring: - " In thy tillage are these special opportunities to improve it, either by liming, marling, sanding, earthing, mudding, snayl-codding, mucking, chalking, pidgeons-dung, hens-dung, hogs-dung or by any other means as some by rags, some by coarse wool, by pitch marks, and tarry stuff, any oyly stuff, salt and many things more, yea indeed any thing almost that bath any liquidness, foulness, saltness or good moysture in it, is very naturall inrichment to almost any sort of land."

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  • The opportunities which rotation cropping affords for the cleaning of the land from weeds is another distinct element of advantage.

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  • Mill could now feel that his main work was accomplished; he remained, however, on the alert for opportunities of useful influence, and pressed on with hardly diminished enthusiasm in his search for useful truth.

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  • In many a country district the gradations of social rank were more continuous, the opportunities of intercourse more frequent, and the capacity for organization greater than in modern times.

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  • Here it need only be said that Sweden, during the course of the Great Northern War, had innumerable opportunities of obtaining an honourable and even advantageous peace, but they all foundered on the dogged refusal of Charles to consent to the smallest concession to his despoilers.

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  • His opportunities of becoming acquainted with birds were hardly inferior to Brisson's, for during Latham's long lifetime there poured in upon him countless new discoveries from all parts of the world, but especially from the newly-explored shores of Australia and the islands of the Pacific Ocean.

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  • Two years later Nitzsch, who was indefatigable in his endeavour to discover the natural families of birds and had been pursuing a series of researches into their vascular system, published the result, at Halle in Saxony, in his Observationes de avium arteria carotide communi, in which is included a classification drawn up in accordance with the variation of structure which that important vessel presented in the several groups that he had opportunities of examining.

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  • The ship to which he was appointed was ordered to China, and he found opportunities during the voyage for indulging his passion for exploration, making a journey from Rio de Janeiro to the base of the Andes, and another from Bombay through India to Ceylon.

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  • was absent from England Lanfranc acted as his vicegerent; he then had opportunities of realizing the close connexion between religious and secular affairs.

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  • In this capacity Thomas controlled the issue of royal writs and the distribution of ecclesiastical patronage; but it was more important for his future that he had ample opportunities of exercising his personal fascination upon a prince who was comparatively inexperienced, and thirteen or fourteen years his junior.

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  • The museums, enriched by a constant inflow of works of art and inscriptions, have been carefully and scientifically arranged, and afford opportunities for systematic study denied to scholars of the past generation.

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  • Alexander carried on a double policy, always ready to seize opportunities to aggrandize his family.

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  • Their inclination to take advantage of opportunities for this purpose is shown by the number that escaped from Athens to join the Spartans when occupying Decelea.

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  • His health was poor and he found it hard to keep out of debt, but he made good use of his opportunities.

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  • Then he had stood with 420,000 men on a front of 160 m., now he had only 229,000 men on a front of 135; he had missed three great opportunities of destroying his enemy in detail, and in five weeks, during which time he had only traversed 200 m., he had seen his troops reduced numerically at least one-third, and, worse still, his army was now far from being the fighting machine it had been at the outset.

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  • Though not uncommonly frequenting gardens and orchards, in which as well as in woods it builds its nest, it is exceedingly shy in its habits, so as seldom to afford opportunities for observation.

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  • The utility of the river is great in the opportunities for exercise and recreation which it affords to the public, especially to Londoners.

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  • Coming thus into virtual possession of a good library, Lambert had peculiar opportunities for improving himself in his literary and scientific studies.

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  • The climatic conditions are not so favourable as in Argentina, but these are counterbalanced to some extent by the great river system of the Orinoco, whose large navigable tributaries cross the plains from end to end, and whose smaller streams from the surrounding highlands provide superior opportunities for water storage and irrigation.

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  • He was fortunate in serving under active officers, and had opportunities of seeing service in the North Sea.

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  • His wilder humour and greater heat of blood give him opportunities in which the Chaucerian tradition is not helpful, or even possible.

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  • The latter had, in neglecting anatomy, neglected the most solid basis for studying the natural history of disease; though perhaps it was less from choice than because his practice, as he was not attached to a hospital, gave him no opportunities.

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  • The failure of the government in Ireland (where the only success was Mr Birrell's introduction of the Universities Bill in April 1908), their internal divisions as regards socialistic legislation, their variance from the views of the selfgoverning colonies on Imperial administration, the admission after the general election that the alleged "slavery" of the Chinese in the Transvaal was, in Mr Winston Churchill's phrase, a "terminological inexactitude," and the introduction of extreme measures such as the Licensing Bill of 1908, offered excellent opportunities of electioneering attack.

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  • Niebuhr did not go inland from Muscat; the operations by a British Indian force on the Pirate coast in 1810 gave no opportunities for visiting the interior, and it was not till 1835 that J.

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  • Since then Vienna has benefited largely by the enlightened efforts of its citizens and the exceptional opportunities afforded by the removal of the fortifications.

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  • His industry was great and the various important offices he held afforded him ample opportunities for historical investigation.

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  • But besides the vocation he had freely selected and assiduously laboured to fulfil, two more external influences helped to shape Martineau's mind and define his problem and his work; the awakening of English thought to the problems which underlie both philosophy and religion, and the new and higher opportunities offered for their discussion in the periodical press.

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  • it is not an outcome of Japanese nature nor yet of Buddhist teaching, but is due to the stress of endeavouring to reach the standards of Western acquirement with grievously inadequate equipment, opportunities and resources.

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  • At that period the first Afghan War was at its height, and in crossing over from Persia through Afghanistan the Aga Khan found opportunities of rendering valuable services to the British army, and thus cast in his lot for ever with the British.

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  • Hydrants are fixed in all the streets for the use of the fire brigade, which has a well disciplined and efficient personnel, and does not lack opportunities for the exhibition of its skill in a town built largely of wood.

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  • Military historians point out that he sometimes sacrificed great advantages to impetuosity; naval experts that he sometimes threw away great opportunities by indifference.

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  • Round about the city on all sides were similar opportunities for close approach; even the villages stretched out long irregular streets towards the city gates.

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  • The conclusion of the treaties of Westphalia prevented him from winning the military laurels he so ardently desired, but as the Swedish plenipotentiary at the executive congress of Nuremberg, he had unrivalled opportunities of learning diplomacy, in which science he speedily became a past-master.

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  • Disgusted with an employment which afforded him neither leisure for original work nor opportunities for acquiring scientific instruction, he presented himself in 1819 at the examination for admission to the staff corps Oat-major) and obtained a lieutenancy.

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  • Its germ is to be found in the temporary camp on Chobham Ridges, formed in 1853 by Lord Hardinge, the commander-in-chief, the success of which convinced him of the necessity of giving troops practical instruction in the field and affording the generals opportunities of manoeuvring large bodies of the three arms. He therefore advised the purchase of a tract of waste land whereon a permanent camp might be established.

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  • But much time had been wasted and many precious opportunities lost.

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  • During his life at Paris he had opportunities of mixing in the circles of the philosophers and of others who frequented the salon of Madame de Geniis, and he there formed those ideas in favour of political and social reform which he retained through life.

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  • Since 1865 (at least) various parts of Cape Cod have shrunk greatly in population, agriculture and manufactures, and even in fishing interests; this reconstruction of industrial and social interests being, apparently, simply part of the general urban movement-a movement toward better opportunities.

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  • He was also zealous for the reform of the church, and particularly for the reform of the monasteries; and it is greatly to his credit that he did not avail himself of the extremely favourable opportunities he possessed of becoming a pluralist.

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  • Much had been hoped for from Arabia by Turko-German leaders, both as giving opportunities for offensive operations against the British line of communications passing along the Red Sea, and as the seat of a great spiritual influence in Islam to be exerted against the Allied Powers.

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