Prominently sentence examples

  • In another form of telephone, brought prominently forward by Professor A.

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  • Liberton (pop. of parish, 7 2 33), a name that recalls the previous existence of a leper's hospital, is prominently situated on the rising ground to the south of Edinburgh, the parish church being a conspicuous landmark.

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  • During the siege of Copenhagen by the Swedes in 1658 he came prominently forward.

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  • More importance attaches to Duns Scotus, who brings prominently forward the idea of a progressive development in nature by means of a process of determination.

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  • The aspects which stand out most prominently in this history are: (a) The vacillation of successive governments due to the conflicting policies adopted from time to time to protect the telegraph revenues of the Post Office and to avoid the suppression of an enterprise which was becoming a public necessity and yielding substantial royalties to the PostmasterGeneral.

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  • Coal, textiles and iron and steel goods figure prominently amongst the imports, and emery, leather, lemons, sponges, flour, valonia and iron ore amongst the exports.

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  • But this synthesis is not brought forward prominently by Berkeley.

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  • Healy had said that he tried to govern Ireland with Scottish jokes), Sir Henry had already earned the general respect of all parties, and in April 1895, when Mr Speaker Peel retired, his claims for the vacant post were prominently canvassed; but his colleagues were averse from his retirement from active politics and Mr Gully was selected.

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  • The typically industrial region of France is the department of Nord, the seat of the woollen industry, but also prominently concerned in other textile industries, in metal working, and in a variety of other manufactures, fuel for which is supplied by its coal-fields.

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  • Lancelot, already popular hero of a tale in which an adventure parallel to that of the Charrette figured prominently, was pressed into the service, Modred, Guenevere's earlier lover, being too unsympathetic a character; moreover, Modred was required for the final role of traitor.

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  • Nero himself was put prominently forward.

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  • But the investigation by which he reaches them has the merit of first prominently publishing and establishing the law of the refraction of light.

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  • It was not till after the battle of the Boyne (1st of July 1690), and during the siege of Limerick, that Sarsfield came prominently forward.

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  • The first case which brought him prominently into notice and gave him assurance of ultimate success was the government prosecution, in 1752, of a bookseller, William Owen, for a libel on the House of Commons.

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  • Phil., in which the merits of Roger Bacon are brought prominently forward.

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  • Webber is prominently associated, and a full discussion of methods and results will be found in his various papers in the Year-books of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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  • Following up this advantage, Ephialtes (462 B.C.), and less prominently Archestratus and Pericles, proposed and carried measures for the transfer of most of its functions to the Council of Five Hundred, the Ecclesia, and the popular courts of law (Arist.

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  • In early legend Old Aetolia, with its cities of Pleuron and Calydon, figures prominently.

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  • Digitalis was first brought prominently under the notice of the medical profession by Dr W.

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  • On the south and south-east their limits in general are less prominently defined, but are better seen west and south-west of the Nith from which they extend to the sea and Loch Ryan, terminating in the extreme south-west in a plateau of which the loftiest point is little over woo ft.

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  • Hamilton, still keeping prominently before him as his great object the invention of a method applicable to space of three dimensions, proceeded to study the properties of triplets of the form x+iy+jz, by which he proposed to represent the directed line in space whose projections on the co-ordinate axes are x, y, z.

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  • Such pairs of colour may be regarded as infinite in number; but there are three pairs which stand out prominently, and admit of easy expression for the ratio in which each contributes to the total action.

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  • In England the verse-epistle was first prominently employed by Samuel Daniel in his "Letter from Octavia to Marcus Antonius" (1599), and later on, more legitimately, in his "Certain Epistles" (1601-1603).

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  • He succeeded his mother in the principality of Antioch in 1163, and first appears prominently in 1164, as regent of the kingdom of Jerusalem during the expedition of Amalric I.

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  • Butler could strengthen his argument only by bringing forward prominently the absolute requirements of the ethical consciousness, in which case he would have approximated to Kant's position with regard to this very problem.

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  • Two other clergymen, who figure prominently in the Methodist movement, and whose influence has proved lasting, were Peter Williams of Carmarthen (1722-1796), the Welsh Bible commentator, and William Williams of I j antycelyn (1717-1791), the celebrated Welsh hymn-writer.

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  • 1860), whose poems came prominently before the public in 1884, and who, in Sensitiva amorosa (1887), preached a gospel of austere self-restraint.

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  • Ultimately, this view of nature, as the sphere of the realization of final causes, rests on a theological basis; but Butler does not introduce prominently into his ethics the specifically theological groundwork, and may be thought willing to ground his principle on experience.

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  • They are large perennial climbers growing from short thick underground stems, from which rise numerous semi-woody flexuous angular stems, bearing large alternate stalked long-persistent and prominently net-veined leaves, from the base of which spring the tendrils which support the plant.

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  • across, which are downy beneath, its downy twigs and its prominently ribbed fruit.

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  • In the early church three bishops stood forth prominently, principally from the political eminence of the cities in which they ruled - the bishops of Rome, Alexandria and Antioch.

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  • Episcopal seals more generally show the prelate prominently as a standing figure, or, less conspicuously, as kneeling in prayer before the Deity or patron saint; the counterseal also frequently represents him in the same posture of adoration.

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  • In this comparatively retired sphere he soon found scope for that manifold activity which so prominently characterized his subsequent career.

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  • After 1897 he devoted himself to his law practice, being prominently associated with appeals in several notorious criminal trials.

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  • above the town; this was formerly a position of great strategic importance, commanding passes into Madura from Coimbatore, and figured prominently in the military operations of the Mahrattas in the 17th and 18th centuries, and of Hyder Ali in 1 755 seq., being thrice captured by the British (1 767, 1783, 1790).

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  • After the disgrace of Roger in 1139 the castle was seized by the Crown; in the 14th century it formed part of the dowry of the queens of England, and figured prominently in history until its capture and demolition by Cromwell in the Civil War of the 17th century.

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  • Among writers of fiction three names stand out prominently: Ion Slavici (b.

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  • One man, however, stands out prominently in this section of romantic and secular folk-literature.

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  • of the city is Fort Douglas, established as Camp Douglas in 1862 by Colonel P. Edward Connor (1820-1891), afterwards prominently connected with the development of the mineral resources of Utah; the fort overlooks the city, being more than 4900 ft.

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  • Salt Lake City was prominently identified with the Mormon church in its struggle with the United States government; in 1858 it was entirely deserted upon the approach of the United States troops.

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  • They were not even popularthe small landholders and subtenants discovered that their interests had not been sufficiently regarded, and lent themselves to an agitation against the provisional government, which was got up by Edward, the kings eldest son, who now appeared prominently in history for the first time.

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  • For (r), as concrete and transient, it is obviously not the real essential good that the philosopher seeks; (2) the feelings most prominently recognized as pleasures are bound up with pain, as good can never be with evil; in so far, then, as common sense rightly recognizes some pleasures as good, it can only be from their tendency to produce some further good.

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  • The two systems that have just been described were those that most prominently attracted the attention of the ancient world, so far as it was directed to ethics, from their Later almost simultaneous origin to the end of the 2nd Greek century A.D., when Stoicism almost vanishes from our philo- view.

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  • In 1828 he removed to Salem, where his successful conduct of several important law-suits brought him prominently into public notice.

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  • The violence of his opinions, strongly influenced by French revolutionary ideas, now brought Tandy prominently under the notice of the government.

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  • Aed, son of Ainmire (572-598) of the northern Hy Neill, figures prominently in the story of St Columba.

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  • It seems probable that his Norwegian name was Thorgils and he was possibly related to Godf red, father of Olaf the White, who figures prominently in Irish history a little later.

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  • 9-IOa, 12, 14; more prominently in iv.

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  • The name comes forward prominently in the mouth of the emperor Kang-hi, in a dialogue which took place between him and Monsgr.

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  • Towards the close of the century they begin to figure much more prominently in Frankish writings.

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  • The subject with which his name is most prominently associated is the diffusion of gases.

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  • The Hackney has come prominently to the front in recent years.

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  • Three strong leagues had been formed among them about 1431, and the spirit of municipal independence was most prominently represented by the neighbouring and allied towns of Berlin and Coln.

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  • To digress somewhat, there are a large number of rounds in Cornwall, usually located on spurs of land or prominently on hillslopes.

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  • Looking at Hamas websites, this very month, one finds Saudi clerics prominently featured as providing the religious justification for suicide bombings.

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  • Best wishes, Keren PS Just noticed the position of Lord 1 prominently on the 11th house cusp.

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  • deaden almost any sentence, particularly when displayed prominently at the beginning.

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  • Prices are already down, by as much as 60 per cent, tho the biggest markdowns are not the most prominently displayed.

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  • A similar translation of Ecclesiastes, followed by treatises on the Karaites, on the Essenes and on the Kabbala, kept the author prominently before biblical students while he was preparing the first sections of his magnum opus, the critical study of the Massorah.

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  • The doctrine of immortality comes prominently forward in his ethics, but whether this must not be reckoned with the figurative accommodation to the popular theology of Greece which pervades his ethical teaching, is very doubtful.

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  • (1) Almost every medium who has been prominently before the public has at some time or other been detected in fraud, or what cannot be distinguished from fraud except on some violently improbable hypothesis; and (2) although it is easy to devise experiments of various kinds which, by eliminating the necessity for continuous observation on the part of the investigator, would place certain phenomena above the suspicion of conjur 1 See, e.g., Report on Spiritualism of the Committee of the London Dialectical Society (1871), pp. 207, 367-369.

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  • WITOWT, or Witold (1350-1430), grand-duke of Lithuania, son of Kiejstut, prince of Samogitia, first appears prominently in 1382, when the Teutonic Order set him up as a candidate for the throne of Lithuania in opposition to his cousin Jagiello (see Wladislaus), who had treacherously murdered Witowt's father and seized his estates.

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  • When a cleavage flake of mica is struck a sharp blow with a blunt needle-point a six-rayed star of cracks or "percussion figure" is developed: the rays intersect at angles of approximately 60°, and the pair most prominently developed are parallel to the plane of symmetry of the crystal.

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  • HERULI, a Teutonic tribe which figures prominently in the history of the migration period.

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  • In modern history Euboea or Negropont comes once more prominently into notice at the time of the fourth crusade.

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  • The steward's ancient and particular services at coronations are practically obsolete; the full ceremonies, procession from Westminster Hall and banquet in which he figured prominently, were abandoned on the accession of William IV.

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  • high, and, owing to its position near the south-eastern shore of Loch Katrine, its imposing contour is one of the most familiar features in the scenery of the Trossachs, the mountain itself figuring prominently in The Lady of the Lake.

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  • At this time he took the current advanced Radical views of both Irish and foreign policy, hating "coercion," disliking the occupation of Egypt, and prominently defending the Transvaal settlement after Majuba.

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  • Because you may need to go over several points with your babysitter, keeping a list posted prominently somewhere in your house can ease your mind and help your baby sitter become use to the routine of your household.

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  • Check out the energy rating included in the specifications of the washing machine and on yellow stickers prominently displayed on most models.

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  • The times are typically displayed prominently on the front page.

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  • Be sure to prominently display your business name or logo on these cards for maximum impact.

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  • While this card prominently features the Kroger logo, it's good at any store in the Kroger family, including Smith's, Jay C Food Stores, Fry's, Fred Meyer, Turkey Hill, and even Fox's Jewelers.

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  • When auditioning plans, make sure that safety features figure prominently in the drawings you select.

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  • Make the inspiration piece the focal point in the room and display it prominently.

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  • Nautical themes feature prominently in Wilmington, with a cozy, beach cottage style complete with plenty of cute knick knacks - whether they match or not.

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  • Featured prominently in the best selling novel and film Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, the Mercer House was designed for the great grandfather of Johnny Mercer and completed in 1868.

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  • After repeated sniffs on my wrist, I was able to detect just a touch of the initial rose scent, but it just barely lingered - a surprising thing, considering how prominently used that note is.

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  • The dough blade looks similar to the Sabatier blade though it is made of plastic and not quite as prominently curves.

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  • Display them prominently in your kitchen, office or den so visitors can see and appreciate them without having to wait until you are finished with your albums.

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  • There are small cards suitable for tucking in a gift bag and large cards that can be displayed prominently at a graduation party or open house.

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  • So how do you make sure your picture is taken and you're featured prominently?

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  • With many couples living together before marriage, a quick look around the couple's home offers a chance to take inventory of favorite items (often displayed prominently) and taste in décor.

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  • It's quite a set, featuring Elmo prominently on all pieces.

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  • Donald Trump brands his properties with the Trump name prominently displayed.

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  • As movies and television evolved and expanded, a few Native Americans broke through the invisible barrier and were featured prominently on film.

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  • If nutcrackers are locally developed in the area, then they prominently displayed and often for sale by artisans in the markets.

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  • Although lamb, chicken and rice figure prominently in this line, venison, turkey, duck and oatmeal are also included in some formulas.

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  • Staring Mandy Moore and Shane West, the movie featured songs by Switchfoot, and they were prominently featured on the movie's soundtrack.

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  • The birthstone is prominently mounted on the front.

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  • Turquoise is the most prominently used gemstone in Native American jewelry, and its use dates to before 200 BC.

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  • Cologne and spirits models tend to look more mature and sophisticated, while sporty and underwear models need to have those rock hard abs that will be prominently displayed.

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  • While women's plus size models are becoming more prominently featured in mainstream fashion magazines, you can still find some of the best known plus size models in Lane Bryant catalog pages.

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  • The Hobie logo is also prominently placed on the frame temples.

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  • The logo is also prominently featured as a decorative item in the parks and is displayed on signs, flags, and admission gates.

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  • Since Sega is no longer an active participant in the video game console market, Sonic features prominently on several different consoles, including those by Nintendo.

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  • Tactical assault is not prominently felt, but if you're a fan of the Batman, it really doesn't matter how good the game is, you'll want to play it anyway, if only to control the Dark Knight himself.

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  • It is featured quite prominently in most print ads, as well as other Halo 3 merchandise and paraphernalia.

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  • You can argue that these retailers don't really focus on games - but they do feature games prominently in their inventories and advertising, so we discuss them here.

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  • The value of the handpainted box lives on for the gift recipient, particularly if the box is prominently displayed.

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  • Vodafone can be found in a number of European nations and their branding features prominently in several sporting events.

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  • In fact, Manchester United is sponsored by Vodafone and as such, the Vodafone logo features prominently on their football kits ("soccer jerseys").

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  • DSM-IV divides adjustment disorders into subgroups, based upon the symptoms manifested most prominently.

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  • While the dance was only one of the five competitive Latin dances prior to 2007, that year the first season of the A&E series "Mad Men" featured the dance prominently.

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  • The sheriff's sale will be published prominently in a newspaper for a specified period of time.

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  • This means laying on your side, standing for a side pose, or kneeling at an angle that will be make your stomach stand out prominently.

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  • Red, black and white colors dominate the shorts, with the RHCP logo prominently featured.

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  • Most swimwear worn by water rescue professionals also prominently displays the word "Lifeguard" right on the suit.

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  • Three of the cartoons' main characters are prominently featured here as they swing wildly in the jungle.

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  • Perhaps that's why the 2008 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue decided to ram the fashion barrier and feature monokinis so prominently amongst the images.

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  • To truly understand the products Wicked Weasel offers, you need to visit their website, but please be aware that see-through suits and lingerie are prominently featured on nearly every page.

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  • Be sure that the logo is prominently displayed on any promotional item you decide to use.

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  • Rooftop Santas and mechanical reindeer are prominently displayed amid snowflakes and pine cone wreaths.

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  • Today, manufacturers produce holiday greenery that is full and lush, looks and feels like you just cut it that morning, and displays Christmas ornaments prominently.

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  • In other cases, users who opt for the pay version of the site may have their information more prominently featured on the site, raising their chances of being spotted and chosen.

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  • Hundreds of diamonds are found at the Crater of Diamonds State Park each year, and the experience is so unique to the state that a faceted diamond is prominently displayed on the state's quarter.

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  • One of the easiest ways to find inexpensive engagement rings is to look for naturally cheaper ring designs instead of the elaborate, multi-stone bridal sets and designer pieces displayed prominently in catalogs and store windows.

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  • Signature elements such as the heart zipper pull embroidered with an elegant "J", printed interior lining, and the Juicy logo or name prominently displayed on the bag's exterior.

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  • MCM has chosen perhaps the easiest way to make its mark, by emblazoning the logo prominently for all to see.

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  • Made of a "dobby" nylon material, you'll be happy to see that the legendary "swoosh" logo is very prominently displayed on this bag.

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  • Some messengers feature the brand name or logo prominently, while in other designs it is more subtle.

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  • Red hat tote bags can come in many different styles, but one thing remains the same with all of these bags and that is the red hat displayed prominently on the front.

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  • ESRB rules mandate that a game's rating be displayed prominently on its packaging as well as in all advertising for the product.

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  • Product placement is when a product is used prominently in a film.

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  • Highlighting the cast members prominently along with an image of the 'creature' and representation of people snatching, the film is quickly synopsized without complication.

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  • Camouflage is prominently featured, and interesting fabric pairings such as raw-edge canvas or denim with lace are often seen.

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  • Everyone's favorite dog from the Peanuts comic strip is prominently featured on a number of slipper socks.

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  • Of course, when your toes are so prominently on display, a fresh pedicure is essential for a pulled together look.

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  • The lovely heroine of Beauty and the Beast is prominently displayed on the front of these shoes.

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  • When fan favorite Abe Carver's son was diagnosed with autism, Soap Central featured a story on it prominently.

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  • The show's final episode closed on a framed picture of Mac that featured prominently in the Cory living room.

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  • Interestingly enough, in Mexico, the government loosened restrictions and allowed themes such as racism, homosexuality and urban violence to be featured more prominently in Mexican telenovelas.

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  • The school's interior and exterior were prominently displayed in a number of Everwoodscenes, which featured 15-year-old Ephram Brown (played by Gregory Smith) and his classmates.

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  • In 2009, Hastings' veteran character Dr. Bob Hughes began experiencing symptoms related to Alzheimer's, leading fans to wonder whether Wagner who turned 90 in 2008 would be featured more prominently in the storylines.

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  • Until 2009, CBS featured four soap operas prominently: The Young and the Restless, Bold and the Beautiful, As the World Turns and Guiding Light.

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  • The Lifetime Entertainment romantic comedy features music prominently in many episodes, including performances by the stars of the show.

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  • A soap opera with an extremely short run, Generations was a groundbreaker for African-Americans, featuring them prominently as one of the main families and focusing on integration.

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  • Hughes. The monument is a bit of a mystery as there is no particular reason for honoring Mr. Hughes, yet somebody placed it prominently in the middle of town.

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  • Company name prominently displayed, contact information clearly seen including address, phone, fax, cell phone, voice mail, Web site and email address will give your contact several options to choose from about how to reach you.

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  • Your home page should have a "Join our team" link prominently displayed, not buried several pages deep.

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  • When people have a need, they often turn to the yellow pages, and if you're not prominently listed, you're not going to get much play.

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  • Give certification(s) - List your related education certifications prominently at the beginning of the resume.

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  • List certifications, licenses and educational achievements prominently near the top of the resume, since this is one of the most important things your prospective employer will be looking for.

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  • Ask these businesses to display your company's products prominently.

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  • These bags should be in the school colors (often with the bag one color and the carrying straps the complementary color) and have the school mascot and name prominently printed on the side.

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  • You can click the printer icon on the toolbar or you can click the "print button" that is featured prominently near the top of the document on the right side of the screen.

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  • If you are not sure what style of sheer lingerie to go with, think about your best physical attribute and purchase a style that features it prominently.

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  • Featured artists are prominently displayed on this page, as are featured videos.

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  • Fallout Boy lead singer Patrick Stump is featured prominently in Gym Class Heroes' hit single "Cupid's Chokehold", singing the Supertramp hook, and band members have appeared in Gym Class Heroes videos.

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  • She is embraced by Perez Hilton and MySpace, both of whom feature her prominently, and it has turned her into a household name.

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  • Hip hop stars Method Man and Redman are the stars of the movie, and they feature prominently on the How High soundtrack.

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  • Her father was a Mexican immigrant, and his language and culture featured prominently in the home.

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  • Since the state is home to two major American music cities, Memphis and Nashville, it should come as no surprise that musicians from Tennessee have figured prominently in music history for decades.

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  • Goldman is the boss at Charm City Cakes, and is most prominently featured on the show.

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  • Cutrone was featured prominently on the show.

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  • In Victorian times, Lady Gregory collected a compilation of older Irish stories and folklore, passed on from medieval legends, in which attractive fairies figure prominently.

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  • Christmas ornaments are taken out of storage and displayed prominently in our homes.

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  • Calling cards were always prominently displayed on the wall nearest the entrance to the home.

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  • Make sure it's prominently mentioned on your site.

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  • Nonseafood dishes also feature prominently, including crepes, omelets, ham and carved prime rib.

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  • Roti, naan and parathas also feature prominently on the menu.

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  • On the north, west and south it is surrounded by hills, with a background of mountains amongst which the Puy-de-Dome stands out prominently.

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  • On the accession of Mary he was deprived of all his offices, but in the succeeding reign was prominently employed in public affairs.

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  • This difficulty is not peculiar to railways; but it was in the history of railway economy and railway control that certain characteristics which are now manifesting themselves in all directions where large investments of fixed capital are involved were first brought prominently to public notice.

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  • Aedh (Hugh) O'Neill, chief of the Cinel Eoghain, or lord of Tir-Eoghain (Tir-Owen, Tyrone) at the end of the 12th century, was the first of the family to be brought prominently into conflict with the Anglo-Norman monarchy, whose pretensions he took the lead in disputing in Ulster.

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  • Anu is so prominently associated with the city of Erech in southern Babylonia that there are good reasons for believing this place to have been the original seat of the Anu cult.

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  • But he reappeared prominently on the political scene during the riksdag of 1800, and in 1805 was consecrated bishop of Hernosand.

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  • He opposed the issue of paper money, supported Robert Morris's plan for a national bank, and was prominently connected with all Congressional action in regard to the peace with Great Britain.

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  • [Alexandria figured prominently in the military operations of Napoleon's Egyptian expedition of 1798.

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  • During the troubled period which culminated in the taking of the Bastille on the 14th of July 1789, he came prominently forward in public affairs, and was one of the seven members of the permanent Committee of Public Safety which sat at the hotel de ville.

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  • The Euphrates Valley (or Bagdad) railway scheme, which had previously been discussed, was brought forward prominently in 1899, and Russian proposals to undertake it were rejected.

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  • The new city was strongly fortified and figured prominently in the struggle for independence, and also in the various revolutions which have convulsed the republic. Its political autonomy dates from 1836, when it was made a coast department.

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  • Behind the citadel, and along its glacis on the southern side, are the gardens of Kalemegdan, commanding a famous view across the river; behind Kalemegdan comes Belgrade itself, a city of white houses, among which a few great public buildings, like the high school, national bank, national theatre and the so-called New Palace, stand forth prominently.

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  • Activity in missionary work, especially in alleviating the distresses of the victims of the Druses, soon brought him prominently into notice; he was made a chevalier of the Legion of Honour, and in October 1861, shortly after his return to Europe, was appointed French auditor at Rome.

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  • In the latter he advocated the unlimited coinage of silver, irrespective of international agreement, at a ratio of 16 to 1, a policy with which his name was afterwards most prominently associated.

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  • Just outside the church in Parliament Square, the supposed grave of John Knox is indicated by a stone set in the pavement bearing his initials, and in the pavement to the west a heart indicates the site of the old Tolbooth,' which figures prominently in Scott's Heart of Midlothian.

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  • For much of all this the prime minister's colleagues were primarily responsible; but he himself had given a lead to the anti-militarist section by prominently advocating international disarmament, and the marked rebuff to the British proposals at the Hague conference of 1907 exposed alike the futility of this Radical ideal and the general inadequacy of the prime minister's policy of pacificism.

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  • In this reign the all-powerfulness of the Londoners is brought prominently forward.

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  • If in the best specimens exquisite modelling, wonderful accuracy of finish and pates of interesting tints are found, such pieces are, none the less, stamped prominently with the character of utensils rather than with that of works of art.

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  • The primary attitude of man to the numina seems clearly to be one of fear, which survives prominently in the "impish" character of certain of the spirits of the countryside, such as Faunus and Inuus, and is always seen in the underlying conception of religio, a sense of awe in the presence of a superhuman power.

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  • In the Homeric poems Corinth is a mere dependency of Mycenae; nor does it figure prominently in the tradition of the Dorian migrations.

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  • In the subsequent history of Lot and the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah, Abram appears prominently in a fine passage where he intercedes with Yahweh on behalf of Sodom, and is promised that if ten righteous men can be found therein the city shall be preserved (xviii.

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  • Not only is Abraham the founder of religion, but he, of all the patriarchal figures, stands out most prominently as the recipient of the promises (xii.

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  • In the same year (1844) Sybel came forward prominently as an opponent of the Ultramontane party.

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  • It figured prominently in the political agitations and revolutions which followed, and underwent a siege in the civil war of 1885.

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  • He was then employed on the North American station, and later (1819), was made commodore and commander-in-chief on the South American station, where his able conduct came prominently into notice.

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  • This appears not only in its philosophical method, but also - though less prominently - in its metaphysic. And, fifthly, Neoplatonism adopted the ethics of Stoicism; although it was found necessary to supplement them by a still higher conception of the functions of the spirit.

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  • Pechlin first appears prominently in Swedish politics in 1760, when by suddenly changing sides he contrived to save the "Hats" from impeachment.

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  • It is rather a family panegyric than a scientific history, in which the affection of the daughter and the vanity of the author stand out prominently.

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  • Moreover, the tallness and dolichocephaly which now specially mark the more northern peoples of the group appear very prominently in cemeteries of the migration period in Switzerland and other neighbouring countries.

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  • That they appear more prominently now than in earlier times is due to the fact that owing to the increased size of the kingdoms, they had become both more numerous and more wealthy.

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  • The latter appears most prominently in Kent and among the Old Saxons, Langobardi and Burgundians.

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  • The town figures prominently under David as the headquarters of his early rule, the scene of Abner's murder and the centre of Absalom's rebellion.

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  • During that period he obtained once more the control of the foreign policy of Denmark as well as of the Sound tolls, and towards the end of it he hoped to increase his power still further with the assistance of his sons-in-law, Korfits Ulfeld and Hannibal Sehested, who now came prominently forward.

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  • 1843), who graduated at Harvard in 1864, served as a captain on the staff of General Grant in 1865, was admitted to the Illinois bar in 1867, was secretary of war in the cabinets of Presidents Garfield and Arthur in 1881-1885, and United States Minister to Great Britain in 1889-1893, and was prominently connected with many large corporations, becoming in 1897 president of the Pullman Co.

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