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outspread Sentence Examples

  • across the outspread wings.

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  • The god of Atha was a form of Horus (Apollo) as the sun-god; his most characteristic representation is as the disk of the sun with outspread wings, so often seen over the doors of shrines, at the top of stelae, &c. In the temple, where he is often figured as a falconheaded man, he is associated with Hathor of Dendera and the child Harsemteus.

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  • The Christ is an elect one, who, as the Cathars (q.v.) put it, having been consoled or become a Paraclete in the flesh, stands in prayer with his hands outspread in the form of a cross, while the congregation of hearers or audientes adore the Christ in him.

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  • But even before he could arrive, the outspread of the Mutiny had already been checked by the gallantry and skill of a mere handful of Britons and their faithful native allies.

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  • Just hold it up to a bright light source and hold your hand behind it with your fingers outspread.

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  • Some of the earlier works of Ur-Nina, En-anna-turn, Entemena and others, before the Semitic conquest, are also extremely interesting, especially the famous stele of the vultures and a great silver vase ornamented with what may be called the coat of arms of Lagash, a lion-headed eagle with wings outspread, grasping a lion in each talon.

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  • In May 1670 he received the titles of excellency and privy councillor; in July of the same year he was ennobled under the name of Griffenfeldt, deriving his title from the gold griffin with outspread wings which surmounted his escutcheon; in November 1673 he was created a count, a knight of the Elephant and, finally, imperial chancellor.

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  • to north and to south) like the fingers of the outspread human hand.

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  • The view from this point has been described by Livy in the following remarkable passage:- "When the traveller, in passing through the rugged districts of Thessaly, where the roads are entangled in the windings of the valleys, arrives at this city, on a sudden an immense level expanse, resembling a vast sea, is outspread before him in such a manner that the eye cannot easily reach the limit of the plains extended beneath:" (xxxii.

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  • Upon the ruins of the church - an Angel - wings outspread Commemorates the " Victory " of France's gallant dead.

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  • A 12 foot high rearing horse and young male rider with arms outspread.

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  • outspread wings, which appears to be sliding down a stretched string.

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  • outspread arms protecting the deceased.

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  • outspread, masks the others as you approach from Wells.

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  • outspread fingers, raised in the air.

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  • outspread hands from the sun, it spreads across the sky.

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  • It circled round, and then came sweeping overhead with its strong wings outspread ' (p. 125 ).

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