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poured Sentence Examples

  • He poured a cup of coffee and sat down at the table.

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  • She poured him a cup of coffee and sat down at the table.

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  • He poured them both tea.

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  • She waited while he poured a cup of coffee.

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  • The old man smiled as he poured another drink.

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  • The old man smiled as he poured another drink.

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  • She glanced up as he walked across the floor and poured a cup of coffee.

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  • She handed Bordeaux a plate full of flapjacks she had been keeping warm by the fire and poured some honey over the top.

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  • She scooped the tomatoes into her hands and poured them into a bowl.

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  • She lifted the pouch of honey and poured some of it on each of their flapjacks.

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  • Overly aware of his presence, Deidre stepped outside the kitchen to the breakfast counter and poured two glasses of wine.

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  • Deidre poured more coffee.

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  • Deidre poured more coffee.

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  • She poured herself some more, struggling to figure out what she was missing.

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  • He stomped his boots and shook white flakes from his hat and coat before entering the house Cynthia poured them both a cup of coffee as he washed at the sink.

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  • They obeyed at once, and next served a fine large turbot on a silver platter, with drawn gravy poured over it.

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  • Brandon stepped over to the stove and poured a cup of coffee.

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  • Andre poured her whiskey and sat back.

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  • Andre poured her whiskey and sat back.

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  • Fury boiled up in her chest and poured from her eyes.

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  • She poured sand over the fire and waited long enough to make it appear she had given his invitation consideration.

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  • He poured another wine before moving to the garage.

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  • He wrapped the bottle up to its neck in a table napkin and poured out wine for himself and for Pierre.

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  • He took a mug from the cupboard and poured himself a cup of coffee.

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  • "Did you two get a good night's sleep," Martha asked as she poured me a cup.

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  • "If they got any sleep," Quinn quipped as he poured pancake batter into the sizzling pan.

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  • The women, hearing him, poured into the area, with smiles as broad as his.

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  • Howie looked terrible as he poured a cup of coffee.

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  • She poured it nearly full and handed it to me.

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  • "She should have arrived hours ago," I said as I poured honey on my corn bread.

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  • I poured a healthy slug and looked at my watch.

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  • Light poured in from a large window, and a fan overhead made the curtains flutter.

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  • Smiling Acting Sheriff Fitzgerald, dressed in his uniform, greeted Dean graciously as he poured charm on the ladies.

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  • Fred grumbled as he poured three glasses.

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  • She kissed him on both cheeks then waited as he poured himself wine.

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  • She poured herself amber liquid and took a long swallow.

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  • The lanterns were beginning to grow dim, and the Wizard poured the remaining oil from one into the other, so that the one light would last longer.

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  • I live in the angle of a leaden wall, into whose composition was poured a little alloy of bell-metal.

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  • A gentle, mild light poured from them.

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  • "What is it?" he said crossly, and, his hand shaking unintentionally, he poured too many drops into the glass.

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  • She poured a cup of coffee and delivered it to him - along with a cheerful smile.

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  • I served my time, all twelve years, three months and sixteen days of it, but it pales in the face of suffering I poured on these young ladies.

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  • She pulled the carafe from his hand and poured herself another two shots.

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  • Finally he took down a couple of cups and poured them some coffee.

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  • Still, she poured herself a cup of coffee and sat down at the table.

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  • He strode across the room and poured his coffee in the sink.

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  • He sauntered to the stove and poured himself another cup of steaming coffee.

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  • Tears weren't far away as she swallowed what remained in her glass and poured another.

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  • The Deans had married a year ago and poured their life savings into Bird Song.

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  • She poured a bowl of cereal, something Martha would have done for herself on a usual day.

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  • She poured the last of the liquor into her glass.

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  • "Putting the cross country hike on hold?" he asked as he poured a cup of coffee.

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  • She poured them each a cup of steaming tea.

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  • Wynn poured her a cup of coffee and sat back, studying her closely.

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  • He retrieved her glass from the basin of the sink and poured her more wine.

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  • Katie poured more whiskey into her cocoa.

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  • She poured whiskey into her cocoa.

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  • He gave her an amused look, then poured her three shots worth of whiskey and handed it to her.

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  • Kris asked as he poured himself a second glass of whiskey.

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  • He poured himself more whiskey and sat on the sofa, feeling utterly alone for the second time in his life.

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  • He pursed his lips then poured himself a shot and sat back to sip it.

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  • He eased into the chair across from her and poured them both tea as she dialed.

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  • As if sensing her distress, Daniela poured her another two shots of brandy.

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  • Kris poured himself chilled whiskey from the small refrigerator tucked in a corner.

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  • Evelyn poured clear, steaming broth into a bowl beside her plate.

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  • Katie poured more whiskey into her cocoa.

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  • She poured whiskey into her cocoa.

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  • Kris asked as he poured himself a second glass of whiskey.

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  • Next the Wizard poured a pool of oil from the can upon the glass floor, where it covered quite a broad surface.

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  • Then he poured over them all the kerosene oil that was left in his oil-can, and lighting a match set fire to the pile.

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  • "If you please, your excellency, Petrusha has brought some papers," said one of the nursemaids to Prince Andrew who was sitting on a child's little chair while, frowning and with trembling hands, he poured drops from a medicine bottle into a wineglass half full of water.

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  • He was only quite at ease when having poured several glasses of wine mechanically into his large mouth he felt a pleasant warmth in his body, an amiability toward all his fellows, and a readiness to respond superficially to every idea without probing it deeply.

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  • One fair-haired young soldier of the third company, whom Prince Andrew knew and who had a strap round the calf of one leg, crossed himself, stepped back to get a good run, and plunged into the water; another, a dark noncommissioned officer who was always shaggy, stood up to his waist in the water joyfully wriggling his muscular figure and snorted with satisfaction as he poured the water over his head with hands blackened to the wrists.

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  • Pierre again emptied his glass and poured himself out a third.

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  • When he had changed, poured water over his head, and scented himself, Nicholas arrived at the governor's rather late, but with the phrase "better late than never" on his lips.

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  • "Hurrah-ah-ah!" reverberated in the forest, and the Cossack companies, trailing their lances and advancing one after another as if poured out of a sack, dashed gaily across the brook toward the camp.

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  • A flood of brilliant, joyful light poured from her transfigured face.

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  • She poured him a cup of coffee and he glanced up at her.

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  • I poured us a second glass of wine as Betsy leaned back and closed her eyes, finally relaxing.

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  • More wine was poured.

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  • He poured a heaping bowl of Cheerios.

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  • "Someone will have to speak to MS Turnbull," Cynthia said, looking at her husband who groaned as he poured another cup of coffee.

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  • "I wonder what they do with the holes," Fred mused as he spooned his breakfast and poured a glass of milk for Donnie.

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  • Dean poured himself a cup while the lawman finished his snack.

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  • Dean poured himself a cup of coffee.

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  • It's down a cup or so, and you haven't poured any for yourself yet.

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  • Cynthia poured a cup of tea.

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  • "I have a better scenario," Cynthia said as she poured herself a cup of coffee and joined them.

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  • They hadn't, but as long as he was awake and unable to sleep, he went to the kitchen and poured himself a glass of milk.

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  • He rose and poured himself a cup of coffee.

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  • Fred poured a full glass of Tequila for Weller but left the other two glasses empty.

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  • Fred had taken care of the early morning chores as Dean poured himself his first cup of coffee, dreading the inquisition he knew would be forthcoming from the old man.

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  • Look, Edith Shipton had just poured her heart out to my wife and me that she had run away from an abusive husband and was hiding.

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  • "Thanks for covering for me," Dean muttered as he poured himself a cup of coffee.

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  • Weller poured himself a cup of coffee and sat down at the kitchen table.

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  • Jackson collected their glasses and poured their fourth drink.

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  • Without speaking, he went to the bar, poured two drinks, set one down on the Rococo table in front of the sofa and sat in one of the wing chairs.

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  • He got up and poured another.

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  • He laid the suits across the bar and poured two drinks.

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  • She poured the coffees and headed to the door with Jackson behind her.

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  • She led him to a chair, and then poured them both drinks.

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  • He poured a drink and started to think about how he would feed.

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  • Jackson poured a drink and a glass of blood, then sat at the board.

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  • She opened a bottle and poured a glass for him.

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  • He poured a tall glass and headed to the drawing room.

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  • Jackson poured a drink and some blood, then sat on the sofa.

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  • They trudged upstairs and Jackson poured tall scotches.

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  • As Connor poured more champagne, he said, So, tell us about your night.

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  • Jackson poured them drinks.

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  • He poured drinks for them both.

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  • Jackson noticed the tremor in Connor's hands, so poured him a scotch.

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  • Jackson poured champagne and they toasted their engagement.

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  • He poured carbonated red grape juice into a long-stemmed glass and set the bottle back in the refrigerator.

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  • She poured gravy over her mashed potatoes.

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  • I poured cement in the hole he dug under the hen house.

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  • Carmen poured grain into the feeders and the smell of oats and honey brought a tidal wave of goats into the barn.

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  • Cold water poured into the cabin.

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  • Kiki poured himself a glass of whiskey and tossed it back.

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  • Dean went to the kitchen and poured beers for himself and Fred.

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  • As Dean smeared his whole-wheat toast with a coating of peanut butter, Fred poured the coffee, a sure sign he was looking for a favor.

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  • He poured a cup of cold coffee from the pot and picked up Mrs. Lincoln in one arm, interrupting her licking the remains of a bowl of chocolate pudding.

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  • She reached down behind the desk and brought out a bottle of gin and poured two healthy slugs into water glasses.

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  • "You're out and about early," Lori said as she poured Carmen a cup of coffee.

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  • Carmen poured his coffee and sat down in her chair.

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  • She poured him a cup of coffee and sat down across the table from him.

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  • Carmen poured them both a cup of coffee and sat down with a couple pieces of toast.

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  • She turned the fire off and poured a little water into the cast-iron skillet to keep it from sticking.

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  • "I told Josh he shouldn't have called you," she said as she poured two cups of coffee.

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  • Reaching through the slot, she poured the cow some grain.

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  • She nodded and poured some water into a cup.

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  • Relief poured through her.

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  • White and black feathered arrows suddenly poured from the surrounding forest.

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  • A battle broke out on the beach as dozens of barbarians poured from the forest and attacked his people.

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  • He walked over and poured the rest of his coffee in the sink, glancing at Carmen as he set the cup down.

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  • He poured the rest of his coffee in the sink and pointed at her arm.

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  • She poured a cup of coffee.

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  • He poured a cup of coffee and leaned against the counter sipping it.

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  • He poured a cup of coffee and placed it beside her food.

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  • Xander grunted and poured the first of many cups of coffee.

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  • Xander sat, and Gerry poured them both coffee, aware of his addiction for the bitter human drink.

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  • He poured her coffee.

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  • She poured him coffee.

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  • Jessi poured herself more coffee, eyes going to the blank iPad calendar.

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  • She poured it into the polished silver pot that reminded her of the fancy pots she'd seen once at an upscale hotel.

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  • Determined to swap it out for a picture of a horse or something bland, Jessi poured herself another cup of coffee and snatched the iPad, settling on the couch within view of the porch.

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  • She poured three cups and stood back, meeting Xander's gaze.

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  • After being well shaken, the liquid was poured into a sterile glass Petrie dish and covered with a moist and sterile bell-jar.

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  • Briicke also brought forward an experiment of great importance, in which he showed that gum mastic, precipitated from an alcoholic solution poured into a large quantity of water, scatters light of a blue tint.

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  • The spirit in the Old Testament is a refined material thing that may come or be poured out on men.

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  • In calling upon dangerous blacks at night they pretended to be the spirits of dead Confederates, "just from Hell," and to quench their thirst would pretend to drink gallons of water which was poured into rubber sacks concealed under their robes.

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  • Previous to the existence of the strait, and across its site, there poured into Australia a wealth of Papuan forms. Along the Pacific slope of the Queensland Cordillera these found in soil and climate a congenial home.

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  • Immigrants from Europe, and to some extent from North America and China, poured into Melbourne, where the arrivals in 1852 averaged 2000 persons in a week.

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  • But Garibaldi poured scorn on all suggestions of compromise; and Cavour saw that the situation could only be saved by the armed participation of Piedmont in the liberation of south Italy.

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  • But a little consideration showed that, though Lamarck had seized what, as far as it goes, is a true cause of modification, it is a cause the actual effects of which are wholly inadequate to account for any considerable modification in animals, and which can have no influence at all in the vegetable world; and probably nothing contributed so much to discredit evolution, in the early part of the 29th century, as the floods of easy ridicule which were poured upon this part of Lamarck's speculation.

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  • The Christians suffered from systematic persecution, and many historians, with a strange lack of historical insight, have poured denunciation upon him for an attitude which was the natural outcome of his convictions.

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  • When these are excited by the settling of an insect on the leaf they slowly bend over and imprison the intruder, which is detained there meanwhile by a sticky excretion poured out by the glands.

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  • Taken internally, colchicum or colchicine markedly increases the amount of bile poured into the alimentary canal, being amongst the most powerful of known cholagogues.

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  • The wheels, called naoura, are of the most primitive construction, made of rough branches of trees, with palm leaf paddles, rude clay vessels being slung on the outer edge to catch the water, of which they raise a prodigious amount, only a comparatively small part of which, however, is poured into the aqueducts on top of the dams. These latter are exceedingly picturesque, often consisting of a series of well-built Gothic arches, and give a peculiar character to the scenery; but they are also great impediments to navigation.

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  • If the viscous variety be rapidly cooled, or the more highly heated mass be poured into water, an elastic substance is obtained, termed plastic sulphur.

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  • from the Danube, poured over the plains of S.W.

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  • Only through Lubeck, moreover, could supplies and reinforcements be poured into the German military colonies in Livonia.

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  • "He saw that they increased in size, divided, and became full of filiform spores, then ruptured and poured out their multitudinous progeny into the bodycavity of their insect host.

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  • Though they saw the enemy advancing upon them sword in hand they remained at worship untroubled and were slaughtered as they poured libation and burned incense, for they put their own safety second to the service of God.

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  • His miracles were reported and eagerly believed everywhere; " from Poland, Hamburg and Amsterdam treasures poured into his court; in the Levant young men and maidens prophesied before him; the Persian Jews refused to till the fields.

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  • Complete scenes of worship in which libations are poured before the Sacred Axes are, moreover, given on a fine painted sarcophagus found at Hagia Triada.

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  • " As the little water-drop poured into a large measure of wine seems to lose its own nature entirely and to take on both the taste and the colour of the wine; or as iron heated red-hot loses its own appearance and glows like fire; or as air filled with sunlight is transformed into the same brightness so that it does not so much appear to be illuminated as to be itself light - so must all human feeling towards the Holy One be self-dissolved in unspeakable wise, and wholly transfused into the will of God.

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  • The workers in question remain within the nest, suspended by their feet, and serve as living honey-pots for the colony, becoming so distended by the supplies of honey poured into their mouths by their foraging comrades that their abdomens become sub-globular, the pale intersegmental membrane being tightly stretched between the widely-separated dark sclerites.

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  • The small twigs, tied in bundles, are boiled for some time in water with broken biscuit or roasted grain; the resulting decoction is then poured into a cask with molasses or maple sugar and a little yeast, and left to ferment.

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  • As soon as Schliemann came on the Mycenae graves three years later, light poured from all sides on the prehistoric period of Greece.

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  • Here he had to deal with the dangers arising from the increasing hordes of undesirable aliens who poured into the East End of London.

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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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  • Between the lessons the ass was solemnly fed, and at the conclusion of the service was led by the precentor out into the square before the church (conductus ad ludos); water was poured on the precentor's head, and the ass became the centre of burlesque ceremonies, dancing and buffoonery being carried on far into the night, while the clergy and the serious-minded retired to matins and bed.

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  • Thus, in Upper Burma, it was conveyed in earthenware vessels from the wells to the river bank, where it was poured into the holds of boats.

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  • On the other hand, the commodities which poured into Venice and Genoa from the East had to find a route for their diffusion through Europe.

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  • Lye still continues to be poured in till a sample tastes distinctly alkaline - a test which indicates that the whole of the fatty acids have been taken up by and combined with the alkali.

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  • The soap is melted by heat, the glycerin is stirred in, and the mixture strained and poured into forms, in which it hardens but slowly into a transparent mass.

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  • It is reported by Josephus that, when Alexander Jannaeus, in the year 95 B.e., was acting as high-priest in the temple on the Feast of Tabernacles, instead of pouring the water libation on the altar, according to the Pharisaic custom, he poured it at his feet, giving rise to a riot in which 6000 men are said to have lost their lives (Ant.

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  • It was Alexandria into which this stream of traffic poured and made it the commercial metropolis of the world.

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  • Hohenlohe now brought up the remainder of his command, but in the meanwhile the French had poured across the neck between the Landgrafenberg and the main plateau, and the troops of Soult and Augereau were working up the ravines on either hand.

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  • A trench was dug, in which a fire was lighted; a victim was sacrificed, and its blood poured into the trench; the body, upon which incense and fruits, honey and wine were thrown, was then cast into the fire.

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  • long, with a flattened end forming a kind of paddle, is dipped in the milk, or this is poured over it as evenly as possible.

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  • This is then poured into the hollowed-out trunk of a tree, where it is allowed to stand covered with palm leaves for about a fortnight.

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  • The cups when full are poured into a larger vessel, and solution of alum is added to coagulate the latex.

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  • But new bands of hunters and adventurers poured every year into the country, and were supported by Moscow.

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  • Others poured libations on the tombs of deceased relatives.

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  • The fire underneath the pot is again started, the crystals are liquefied, and one of the two pans, filled with melted lead, is tilted by means of the crane and its contents poured into the pot.

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  • A little vinegar is poured into each pot; they are then covered with plates of sheet lead, buried in horse-dung or spent tanner's bark, and left to themselves for a considerable time.

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  • Animals and birds were sacrificed and libations poured to him, and prayers were addressed to him by devotees who had purified themselves by ablution and repeated flagellation.

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  • Since the abolition of slavery immigration has poured a large number of labourers into the coffee-producing states, and with beneficial results.

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  • An ingot of tin is pure white (except for a slight tinge of blue); the colour depends, however, upon the temperature at which it is poured - if too low, the surface is dull, if too high, iridescent.

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  • Molten tin is then poured in, a little powdered salammoniac added, and the tin spread over the inside with a bunch of tow.

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  • ago poured fire and brimstone on this sinful and shameless generation."

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  • Exudates are poured out under inflammatory conditions, while none of the truly dropsical effusions are of inflammatory origin; and hence the class of exudates, as above defined, may be rejected from the category of liquids we are at present considering.

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  • The subject of the conditions under which dropsical liquids are poured out opens up a very wide question, and one about which there is the greatest diversity of opinion.

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  • Albert Nyanza, on the other hand, is threatened in the distant future with destruction from another cause - the filling of its bed by the alluvium poured into it by the Semliki, the Victoria Nile and, in a lesser degree, by other streams. The Semliki receives directly or indirectly the whole of the drainage of Ruwenzori, and also that of the eastern face of the Congo mountains as well as the drainage basin of Albert Edward Nyanza.

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  • Referring to this important event Mr Round writes: " The excited citizens, who had poured out overnight, with lanterns and torches, to welcome John to the capital, streamed together on the morning of the eventful 8th of October at the wellknown sound of the great bell swinging out from its campanile in St Paul's Churchyard.

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  • When boiling water is poured into a glass vessel, the vessel frequently breaks, on account of the unequal expansion of the inner and outer layers.

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  • Finally, fluid steel can be run or poured off, since it is perfectly fluid, while glass cannot be thus treated, but is withdrawn from the furnace by means of either a ladle or a gatherer's pipe, and the temperature required for this purpose is much lower than.

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  • All the earlier attempts in this direction failed on account of the difficulty of bringing the glass to the machines without introducing air-bells, which are always formed in molten glass when it is ladled or poured from one vessel into another.

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  • De Nehou's process of rolling molten glass poured on an iron table rendered the manufacture of very large plates possible.

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  • Liquids, again, can be poured from one open vessel into another, and can be kept in an uncovered vessel, but a gas tends to diffuse itself indefinitely and must be preserved in a closed reservoir.

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  • Again, by raising the temperature, a metal in the solid state can be melted and liquefied, and poured into a mould to assume any form desired, which is retained when the metal cools and solidifies again; the gaseous state of a metal is revealed by the spectroscope.

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  • A similar series of excellent teachings on practical wisdom and the blessings of a virtuous life, only of a severer and more uncompromising character, is contained in the Sa`adatnama; and, judging from the extreme bitterness of tone manifested in the "reproaches of kings and emirs," we should be inclined to consider it a protest against the vile aspersions poured out upon Nasir's moral and religious attitude during those persecutions which drove him at last to Yumgan.

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  • Each cistern is fitted kith a perforated false bottom, on which a blanket or specially woven cloth is placed, to receive the char which is poured in from the top, and packed as evenly as possible until the cistern is filled.

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  • To obtain a product free of Cl or S04, there must be an excess of alkali and the zinc salt must be poured into the hot solution of the carbonate.

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  • Over both sandstone and granite great sheets of lava have been poured, and these, protecting the softer beds beneath from further denudation, now stand up as the high plateaus and hills called harra.

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  • But whereas, from its construction, the Siemens furnace was intermittent in operation, necessitating stoppage of the current while the contents of the crucible were poured out, many of the newer forms are specially designed either to minimize the time required in effecting the withdrawal of one charge and the introduction of the next, or to ensure absolute continuity of action, raw material being constantly charged in at the top and the finished substance and by-products (slag, &c.) withdrawn either continuously or at intervals, as sufficient quantity shall have accumulated.

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  • and the Moslems poured into Armenia.

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  • Finally, he poured a libation of wine with the words: " I drink to those who died for the freedom of the Hellenes."

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  • But menacing briefs poured in from Rome; the pope had read one of Savonarola's recent sermons on Exodus; the city itself was threatened with interdict, and the Florentine ambassador could barely obtain a short delay.

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  • The Austrian line was broken through, between Rosenberg's right and Hohenzollern's left, and the French squadrons poured into the gap. Victory was almost won when the archduke brought up his last reserve, himself leading on his soldiers with a colour in his hand.

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  • distant, and the crater poured forth streams of lava.

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  • When a solution of silver nitrate is poured on to metallic mercury, the mercury replaces the silver in the solution, forming nitrate of mercury, and the silver is precipitated; it does not, however, appear as pure metallic silver, but in the form of crystalline needles of an alloy of silver and mercury.

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  • The alloy, after the preliminary refining, is granulated by being poured, while molten, in a thin stream into cold water which is kept well agitated.

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  • Maurice was a man of peace, yet his life was spent in a series of conflicts; of deep humility, yet so polemical that he often seemed biased; of large charity, yet bitter in his attack upon the religious press of his time; a loyal churchman who detested the label "Broad," yet poured out criticism upon the leaders of the Church.

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  • Near the middle of the long side is an opening; and from it a flight of seven steps led down to a trapezoidal chamber, on the back wall of which are two lions' heads of bronze, through which water, conducted in long semi-cylindrical channels of bronze, from behind the wall, poured out into pitchers for which holes are cut in the floor.

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  • After a severe march through hilly country and in the midst of snowstorms, the French reunited near Belfort, and without a moment's delay poured into Alsace from the south.

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  • In one, applicable only to liquids which do not mix, the two liquids are poured into the limbs of a U tube.

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  • Atmospheric precipitation poured into the sea by the great rivers must necessarily create a permanent rise of the sea-level at their mouths, and from this cause the level round the coasts of rainy lands must be greater than in mid-ocean.

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  • high, and poured out about 500,000 barrels.

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  • Those squadrons of Tallard's left which retained their order fell back towards the Danube, and a great gap was opened in the centre of the defence, through which the victorious squadrons poured.

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  • The country towns now poured their militia into Cambridge, opposite Boston; troops came from neighbouring colonies, and Artemas Ward, a Massachusetts general, was placed in command of the irregular force, which with superior numbers at once shut the royal army up in Boston.

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  • The liquid to be filtered is poured into the cone, preferably down a glass rod upon the sides of the funnel to prevent splashing and to preserve the apex of the filter-paper, and passes through the paper, upon which the solid matter is retained.

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  • Thus he designed to crush a part of the coalition before the Russians and Austrians poured over the eastern frontier.

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  • The molten metal is poured into the moulds N, which are carried on wheels running on rails Q.

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  • The contents are poured by hand into moulds which are contained side by side in an iron carriage running on wheels, fig.

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  • They were poured into Eastern Thrace from Anatolia.

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  • Small pieces of cork put in the jar will be found to dance about during the continuance of the sound; water or spirits of wine poured into the glass will, under the same circumstances, exhibit a ruffled surface.

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  • This experiment may be varied by holding the fork over a glass jar into which water is poured to such a depth that the air-column within reinforces the note of the fork when suitably placed, and then turning the fork round.

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  • Anyone could be a ramku who actually poured out libations; that a priest usually did it was no exception to that rule.

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  • These acts required no priestly aid; each man slew his own victim and divided the sacrifice in his own circle; the share of the god was the blood which was smeared upon or poured out beside stone (nosb, ghabghab) set up as an altar or perhaps as a symbol of the deity.

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  • b) set up under the open heaven, and here the blood of the victim is poured out as an offering to God (see especially I Sam.

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  • When the High Priest stood at the altar in all his princely state, when he poured ' 2 Kings xxiii.

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  • In the old Athenian Anthesteria the blood of victims was poured over the unclean.

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  • In the rite of death-bed penance given in the old Mozarabic Christian ritual of Spain, ashes were poured over the sick man.

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  • Presently reformers of every shade of opinion, even those who were tolerated nowhere else, poured into Poland, which speedily became the battle-ground of all the sects of Europe.

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  • The Russians then poured into eastern Poland; the Prussians, at the beginning of 1793, alarmed lest Catherine should appropriate the whole Republic, occupied Great Poland; and a diminutive, debased and helpless assembly met at Grodno in order, in the midst of a Russian army corps,"to come to an amicable understanding" with the partitioning powers.

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  • 29-35), shows that the Nethinim were in charge of the rings and hooks connected with the temple service; they sheared the sheep offered for sacrifice in the temple and poured the libations.

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  • above the plain; the water consequently forsook the old channel entirely and poured over the level country, finally seizing on the bed of a small river called the Tsing, and thereby finding an exit to the sea.

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  • The stream poured itself over the level and fertile country to the southwards, sweeping whole villages before it, and converting the plain into one vast lake.

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  • Still, Lee was losing men, few it is true, but most precious, since it was impossible to replace them, while the North poured unlimited numbers into the Federal camps.

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  • The residual oily liquid is then poured out into a polished iron tray, or into an iron mould to produce the customary form of "sticks," and allowed to cool.

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  • 1) has foretold that in the Messianic age the Spirit of God would be poured out on every member of the religious community, and in point of fact it was the universal conviction of those who believed in Christ that they all possessed the Spirit of God.

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  • He was killed by the daughter of Cocalus, king of Agrigentum, who poured boiling water over him in the bath (Diod.

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  • So man was made first of clay, but he was strengthless and senseless and melted in the water; then they made a race of wooden mannikins, but these were useless creatures without heart or mind, and they were destroyed by a great flood and pitch poured down on them from heaven, those who were left of them being turned into the apes still to be seen in the woods.

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  • In the 6th century Scandinavian hordes poured in with their northern idolatry and lust of plunder, but in time they adopted the language and faith of the islanders.

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  • In Matthew and Mark, Jesus says of the bread " Take ye it, this is my body," omitting the idea of sacrifice imported by Paul's addition " which is for you "; but in them Jesus enunciates the same idea when he says of the cup: " This is my blood of the covenant which is poured out for many," Mathew adding " for the remission of sins," a phrase which savours of Heb.

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  • It is a later addition, and so may be the words " which is poured out for many."

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  • Not the visible bread held in his hand, nor the visible cup, were Christ's body and blood, but the word in the mystery of which the bread was to be broken and the wine to be poured out.

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  • The most significant stage in this series of changes occurred when the glacio-marginal lake wateis were lowered so that the long cuesta of Niagara limestone was laid bare in western New York; the previously confluent waters were then divided into two lakes; the higher one, Erie, supplying the outfiowing Niagara river, which poured its waters down the escarpment of the cuesta to the lower lake, Ontario, whose outlet for a time ran down the Mohawk Valley to the Hudson: thus Niagara falls began.

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