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  • Here, let me pull out the stove.

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  • Pull her up first.

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  • He paused to pull up photographs on the screen.

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  • We can pull in a Natural from Latin America.

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  • Quinn, who'd been silent during our exchange, spoke up, "Maybe Daniel Brennan can pull in some favors."

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  • Dusty rose to pull on his gym clothes.

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  • Yully faced him, unable to pull his power without touching him or reverse the drain he had on her.

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  • Helen began to pull off the jacket, saying, "I must give it to a poor little strange girl."

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  • Quick Zeb, help me pull off these wooden wings!

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  • So far, deer and rabbits are easier for a few wolves to pull down than a healthy cow, but if the pack gets too big they may go after cattle.

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  • Cassie, pull your wagon up beside Fritz.

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  • Good. Pull the magic into you.

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  • Adrienne tried to pull away from Brandon, but he hung on to her defiantly.

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  • Nudge him with your heals to get him started and pull gently on the reins when you want him to stop.

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  • She used a few combs to pull hers into a French bun.

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  • I fathomed it easily with a cod-line and a stone weighing about a pound and a half, and could tell accurately when the stone left the bottom, by having to pull so much harder before the water got underneath to help me.

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  • He touched her arm to pull her free, and she jerked as dark visions crossed her thoughts.

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  • This time he created enough suction to pull her nipple well into his mouth - feeding tube and all.

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  • She turned to see him pull a knife from under his pillow.

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  • Dusty, just send in a team to pull her out.

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  • Probably another greenhorn Pete had to pull out of a scrape.

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  • Davis, you and Royce pull in behind them.

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  • You think he'll pull it off?

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  • He didn't like that she was able to pull those memories free of the prison he'd sent them to.

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  • He let the wagon pull ahead and crossed behind it, speeding up to reach the seat from the other side.

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  • It's not easy information to pull up but I have a friend.

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  • Dean tried to pull away but she wasn't letting go.

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  • The van was in a road side pull off.

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  • "You don't pull any punches, Sofi," he growled.

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  • Deidre tried to pull away but was unable to move.

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  • One of the girls grabbed her hand to pull her to the blankets where they'd been sitting while another one tugged at a loose lock of her hair.

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  • Sonya did not pull it away, and left off crying.

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  • She twisted to pull her feet onto her bed and choked back a scream.

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  • He'll pull out of it, Carmen.

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  • Helen was lying on the floor, kicking and screaming and trying to pull my chair from under me.

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  • Pull down your houses and go into bondage!

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  • I gave the fool very clear directions, not to here but a highway pull off fairly close by.

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  • He was driving toward Pierre in a covered gig, sitting beside a young surgeon, and on recognizing Pierre he told the Cossack who occupied the driver's seat to pull up.

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  • Jule turned to see the guardsman sit and begin trying to pull the arrows from his chest.

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  • There was firmness in his tone that threatened to pull her happiness down a notch.

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  • "I hope Howie isn't too disappointed if he's unable to pull this off," Martha said.

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  • It was the longest second of her life, until she realized he wasn't going to pull the trigger.

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  • She felt his pull from the distance.

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  • When I jerk it, then pull me out as quickly as you can.

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  • The stout man rose, frowned, shrugged his shoulders, and evidently trying to appear firm began to pull on his jacket without looking about him, but suddenly his lips trembled and he began to cry, in the way full-blooded grown-up men cry, though angry with himself for doing so.

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  • That was an incredibly stupid stunt to pull, Lydia.

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  • Our goals are to push forward, not pull back.

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  • Bianca hugged him, and Dusty resisted the urge to pull her away and snap the vamp's neck.

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  • The magic faded, and she tried to pull away.

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  • She sat to pull on shoes and saw the scars around her wrists, evidence of her fight against the bindings Jilian used to strap her onto the table.

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  • Near frenzied, Deidre fought to pull some part of him close enough for her to taste.

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  • Maybe, but he strikes me as a more direct type—not someone who'd pull off a stunt like that.

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  • A shake of the head meant "No" and a nod, "Yes," a pull meant "Come" and a push, "Go."

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  • While the count was being turned over, one of his arms fell back helplessly and he made a fruitless effort to pull it forward.

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  • Howard had to pull out of the driveway slowly and gradually increase his speed.

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  • We all pull our own weight around here.

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  • She kissed and hugged her daughter until I thought I'd have to pull them apart, but finally left in Howie's car for Boston and her flight.

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  • "Martha," I said, trying to pull back.

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  • Deidre managed to pull them on and then went back to the wardrobe, selecting the softest sweater and a pair of jeans.

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  • So you can pull the arrow out of my shoulder.

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  • He will pull the largest roses, and chase the gayest butterflies.

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  • Pull up, I tell you! he cried in a piercing voice, and again shouted something breathlessly with emphatic intonations and gestures.

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  • But there will be a few thousand bad guys within a stone's throw of us …" "Pull in everything we can from the east coast sectors," Dusty said.

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  • Surprised, Dusty turned to see Darian pull his cell from a pocket.

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  • She went there for two summers, until she began turning everything she touched into something else, and her father was forced to pull her out of school at the age of twelve.

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  • "I could use one of these," she said, taking a long pull, not bothering to get a glass.

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  • She managed to pull herself together after awhile but was unable to forget what she'd seen, what she'd done.

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  • The stairs had become narrower and Zeb and the Wizard often had to help Jim pull the buggy from one step to another, or keep it from jamming against the rocky walls.

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  • It began to pull and tug, and lo, the wires broke, and off went the great red dragon, and poor Dr. Bell stood looking forlornly after it.

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  • She screamed desperately and angrily and tried with her little hands to pull Pierre's hands away and to bite them with her slobbering mouth.

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  • This time she made no attempt to pull the bodice up.

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  • If one wagon got stuck, the rest would have to stop while one of the other teams was unhitched and added to pull the wagon out.

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  • It would not ache--it would be well--if only they did not pull it, but it was impossible to get rid of them.

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  • All I do is pull the battery and store the old gal together with half my gear and the next summer she's as raring and ready as I am.

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  • The first thing the little humbug did was to produce a tiny white piglet from underneath his hat and pretend to pull it apart, making two.

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  • And why did that ignorant cop pull me over in Alabama?

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  • the pull of A, the weight, D, and the counterbalance, E, are in equilibrium.

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  • Our luck is like water in a dragnet: you pull at it and it bulges, but when you've drawn it out it's empty!

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  • Just as I was reaching for Howie's suit, I saw a car pull into the driveway, without headlights.

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  • She shook too hard to pull her phone free from her pocket and call for help.

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  • "Pull!" cried Dorothy, and as they did so the royal lady leaned toward them and the stems snapped and separated from her feet.

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  • That he was an unlucky jerk and his loss of memory was probably a good thing in the long pull?

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  • "Harmony, pull in all the death-dealers to the lake in an hour," Gabe whispered the order.

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  • The souls were barely glimmering; there was no way he'd be able to pull the amount of power he needed to save Deidre.

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  • She started to pull away.

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  • Rhyn might grab one and pull you out.

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  • She tried to pull away, but he pressed her harder against the wall until she could barely breathe.

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  • C.mon, Toby, Katie said and turned away, allowing Toby to pull her down the hall to the dining chamber, which had yet to fill up.

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  • If you want to wait for a few minutes, I can pull up their itinerary.

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  • Toby began to panic and pull, and the jaguar lowered itself farther to the ground, planting its back legs and jerking the boy towards the forest.

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  • She forced herself to pull away from him.

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  • If you tell anyone, Rhyn will pull your arms and legs off like you.re a grasshopper!

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  • He allowed her to pull him into her small room and close the door behind him.

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  • Kiera asked, and tried to pull away.

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  • Her heart fluttered at his words, and she grew excited about him wanting the type of relationship like she'd drawn, until she saw him fumbling with the page as if to pull it free.

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  • Agitated, she glanced down, then back-- kneeling to pull a handful of it free.

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  • If I see a ghost and it gives me a hard time, I'll pull my gun and send it packing!

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  • We embed the jagged side into the ice above us and pull ourselves up.

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  • He too was troubled to distraction by Shipton's presence, enough to pass up such an obvious chance to pull Fred's leg.

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  • While he possessed sufficient strength to pull away, he was fearful of hurting her, and even more so, of her crying out.

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  • Then you'd pull the free end of the line down to you.

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  • Each pull upward would require Dean to release his grasp on the line that secured him should he slip and fall backwards!

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  • He kissed her and she didn't pull away this time.

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  • She did not pull away tonight, but pressed her body to his and he felt her pulse quickening.

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  • Jackson heard Elisabeth's car pull up and hurried out to meet her.

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  • They all heard Connor's car pull up.

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  • Jackson heard the truck carrying the pumpkins pull up.

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  • The scream that came through made Elisabeth pull the phone away from her ear.

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  • When the song ended, she started to pull away, but he pressed against her.

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  • Upon hearing a truck pull up, Elisabeth jumped.

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  • Pull back on the line, like this.

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  • It was going to take two hands to pull him - two hands and all her strength.

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  • It was in her mind to go back up the hill and check on Alex when she saw Josh pull up at the gate.

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  • Let's pull everyone out.

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  • Lana accepted it and allowed him to pull her up and steady her with warm hands on her arms.

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  • She tried to pull away, panic growing at the look that crossed his features.

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  • Shaking, she tried to pull away, to look away.

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  • He sat down to pull off his boots.

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  • I can't pull the data off.

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  • She struggled to pull herself out of the cabin, against the flow of cold river water.

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  • "Did they pull the helo out of the river?" he asked.

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  • I'll pull in someone to go south.

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  • The military is trying to find them all and pull out the supplies before anyone else steals them.

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  • Or I could stay right here and watch Darkyn pull you limb from limb.  That's my idea of a good time.

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  • I can almost pull a portal, with someone's help.

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  • You don't pull that shit with me.

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  • Dean reached in the car, pointing, scarcely an inch from a bulge beneath Alfred's shoulder, causing him to pull away.

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  • And the next time you pull a fast one like tonight, I'm going to personally stick you in an old folks home!

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  • "What detective story did the old gent pull that one out of?" she said with a smile.

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  • The family likes the stupid ones; they're too dumb to pull a double cross and if they overhear something, chances are they won't know what's being discussed.

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  • Dean was knee-deep in a dream, trying to pull his Visa card away from Jeffrey Byrne, who was sitting on a cloud playing a harp, when his bedroom was suddenly filled with light.

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  • Right on cue we gets this call to pull into a closed down rest area.

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  • Then there's a sign for a rest area so you start to pull in but it's closed.

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  • The room key was in his raincoat pocket and he managed to pull it out with two fingers and fit it into the lock, pushing the door open with his shoulder.

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  • He was about to pull on the bottoms when he wondered if she would wear panties to bed.

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  • As Dean rounded the corner of Collingswood Avenue and pulled in his driveway, he noticed a light blue car pull away from the opposite curb.

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  • It took Dean another 40 minutes to reach his car, pull off his rain gear, and secure his bicycle.

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  • Cynthia's final­ly starting to pull her life together and now we drag up all these questions.

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  • He took a long pull on his beer.

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  • It'd take a legion of liars to pull that big a bluff.

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  • We can't just sit down and pull the stuff apart.

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  • I figure we just set up this tent right on the other site and pull his stuff inside.

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  • He couldn't pull off a fake like that!

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  • We had to haul ass back to your place and pull out our bug.

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  • Don't you think we could pull that off too?

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  • The wall at her back gave her support to press closer to him, and when he freed one hand, she used it to grasp his neck and pull his lips down harder on her own.

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  • Through the living room window Carmen saw a white truck slow down to pull in the drive.

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  • That evening she was fixing supper when she glanced out the window in time to see a white truck pull up at her house.

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  • When she started to pull the straps up, he shook his head.

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  • She took a rock and broke the ice, reaching in the frigid water with her fingers to pull out the jagged pieces of ice.

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  • Let's pull this relationship out of the ditch and get it back on the road.

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  • All right, but don't be surprised if I panic now and then and try to scramble out of the water — or even pull you under with me.

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  • He remained tense at first before letting her pull him to her.

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  • "I can pull you out at any time," he said.

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  • If you need me to pull you out, I will.

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  • Xander didn't pull punches, Darian.

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  • His gaze swept over her body, lingering on her breasts, and she wished she'd stopped by the locker room to pull on a shirt instead of racing to get away from Darian.

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  • "Don't make me pull rank," he warned.

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  • She made no move to pull free despite his loose hold.

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  • We can still break through those in the north provided we alert our allies and pull in the southern armies, Hilden explained.

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  • Even so, she didn't know how to pull the armies from the south without drawing Sirian's or Memon's attention.

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  • We can pull men off the northern walls.

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  • Ed kept looking back as if to ask how many more people they thought he could pull.

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  • She straightened, allowing Alex to pull her back against his warm muscular body.

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  • It would have been a first anyway, because the buggy had been altered so two horses could pull it.

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  • It was no trouble to pull the nest down after they were gone.

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  • Well, try to pull yourself together.

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  • He laughed and released her left hand long enough to pull the tail of her T-shirt out of her jeans.

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  • I don't know what you're trying to pull but . . .

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  • I can pull one out of your head.

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  • His presence was intense but calming, almost to the degree she had the urge to lean against him and let his huge hands roam her body, grip her from behind and pull her … Crunching from behind her broke the spell.

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  • She opened it and stretched upward on tiptoes to pull down a set of nestled, glass bowls.

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  • She tried to pull away, but he yanked her back to him.

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  • She saw a knife in his other hand and tried to pull away.

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  • Disappointed but knowing she needed to walk away, she resisted the urge to pull his face down to hers for a kiss.

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  • We can pull you into the organization now, if you're in danger.

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  • For their sake, Xander subdued the lethal instinct that made him want to snatch Jessi, haul her away somewhere quiet and do whatever it took to pull the truth from her.

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  • She accepted it this time and let him pull her up.

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  • There are three Li ting - typical methods: (I) A direct pull may be applied to the hook, either by screws, or by a cylinder fitted with is piston and rod and actuated by direct hydraulic or other pressure, as shown diagrammatically in fig.

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  • In the second, or " braking off " method, the brake is automatically applied by a spring or weight, and is released either mechanically or, in the case of electric cranes, by the pull of a solenoid or magnet which is energized by the current passing through the motor.

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  • On arriving at a certain height the lift ceases and the jenny is released, and by the continued pull of the rope, it runs up the jib; on arriving at an adjustable stop, the jenny is again locked, and the load can be lowered out; the hook can then be raised, when the jenny is automatically unlocked, and on paying out the rope the jenny gravitates to its first position, when the load is lowered and the cycle repeated.

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  • This involves the introduction of machinery for measuring and controlling the speed at which it leaves the ship and for measuring the pull on the cable.

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  • On the same shaft with P is fixed a brake-wheel furnished with a powerful brake B, by the proper manipulation of which the speed of paying out is regulated, the pull on the cable being at the same time observed by means of D.

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  • These coils are drawn down, by the magnetic action of the field on the currents in the coils, into the annular spaces, against the pull of the springs, more or less strongly, according to the strengths of the two line currents.

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  • The shafts are turned by the pull of the magnet upon the coils, and the motions of the transmitting pencil are thus reproduced.

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  • They have shown that columns of water of very small diameter can so resist tensile strain that they can be lifted bodily instead of flowing along the channel, They suggest that the forces causing the movement are complex, and draw particular attention to the pull upwards in consequence of disturbances in the leaves.

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  • The downward pull of gravity suffices to bring about the fall of such material, but the path it will follow and the distance it will travel before coming to rest depend upon the land form.

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  • speed to 60 fathoms for 20 knots, the pull of the line and rotator is borne by coned rollers, having their outlines tapering to a common point in their rotation, thus giving a broad rolling surface.

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  • Vehicle Resistance and Draw-bar Pull.

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  • - The power of the engine is applied to the vehicles through the draw-bar, so that the draw-bar pull is a measure of the vehicle resistance.

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  • The draw-bar pull for a given load is a function of the speed of the train, and numerous experiments have been made to find the relation connecting the pull with the speed under various conditions.

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  • This car is equipped with apparatus by means of which a continuous record of the draw-bar pull is obtained on a distance base; time indications are also made on the diagram from which the speed at any instant can be deduced.

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  • The pull recorded on the diagram includes the resistances due to acceleration and to the gradient on which the train is moving.

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  • It is usual to subtract these resistances from the observed pull, so as to obtain the draw-bar pull reduced to what it would be at a uniform speed on the level.

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  • This corrected pull is then divided by the weight of the vehicles hauled, in which must be included the weight of the dynamometer car, and the quotient gives the resistance per ton of load hauled at a certain uniform speed on a straight and level road.

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  • If the draw-bar pull is known to be R v, then applying the same principles to the vehicle alone which above are applied to the whole train, total draw-bar pull = Wvry 2240Wv 2240Wva.

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  • (24) G g This expression may be used to find r„ when the total draw-bar pull is observed as well as the speed, the changes of speed and the gradient.

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  • per hour, the tractive force falls to 7400 lb, and this cannot be increased except by increasing the rate of combustion (neglecting any small changes due to a change in the efficiency 7 Knowing the magnitude of R, the draw-bar pull, and hence the weight of vehicle the engine can haul at this speed, can be estimated if the resistances are known.

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  • As in all such introand e-versible organs, eversion of the Gastropod proboscis is effected by pressure communicated by the muscular body-wall to the liquid contents (blood) of the body-space, accompanied by the relaxation of the muscles which directly pull upon either the sides or the apex of the tubular organ.

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  • It consists essentially of a series of circular notched disks, the so-called saws, revolving between the interstices of an iron bed upon which the cotton is placed: the teeth of the " saws " catch the lint and pull it off from the seeds, then a revolving brush removes the detached lint from the saws, and creates sufficient draught to carry the lint out of the machine to some distance.

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  • This retractor-muscle, indeed, serves to pull back with great rapidity the extruded proboscis, and is aided in its action by the musculature of the head.

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  • The Italian greyhound is a miniature greyhound, still capable of considerable speed but so delicate that it is almost unable to pull down even a rabbit, and is kept simply as a pet.

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  • If the pull is measured in pounds and the area in square inches, the formula may be written B =1317 X iI P/S +H.

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  • The minimum grade is that which will enable the loaded cars in travelling down the plane to pull up the empty cars.

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  • The pelvis and hind-limbs are much more powerful than the fore-quarters; thereby enabling these animals, in all ' probability, to rear themselves on their hind-quarters, and thus pull down the branches of trees: if not, indeed, in some cases to bodily uproot the trees themselves.

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  • In the wheeled plough some of the weight and downward pull due to its action on the ground is taken by the wheels; the sliding friction is thus to some extent converted into a rolling friction, and the draught is correspondingly diminished.

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  • Cromwell directed Colonel Harrison, on the refusal of Lenthall to quit the chair, to pull him out - and Lenthall submitted to the show of force.

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  • the loaded waggons may be made to pull back the empty ones to the working faces, and (3) dip or down-brows, requiring engine power.

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  • It is also customary to use a stretching pulley to keep the rope strained when the pull of the load diminishes.

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  • The opposite axes are connected with springs which are kept in compression by tension of the rope in drawing but come into action when the pull is released, the side axes then biting into wooden guides or gripping those of steel bars or ropes.

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  • The tubs are then removed or struck by the landers, who pull them forward on to the platform, which is covered with cast iron plates; at the same time empty ones are pushed in from the opposite side.

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  • When the wheel is turning in the direction indicated, the forces holding the band still are W, and p, the observed pull on the spring balance.

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  • Webb to measure the tractive resistance of trains on the London & North-Western railway, a tractive pull or push compresses two spiral springs by a definite amount, which is recorded to scale by a pencil on a sheet of paper, drawn continuously from a storage drum at the rate of 3 in.

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  • The diet held at Frankfort in 1456 recalled the fact that the council of Constance had forbidden the pope to impose tenths without the consent of the clergy in the region affected, and that it was clear that he proposed to " pull the German sheep's fleece over its ears."

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  • But if y is the displacement at A, dy/dx is the extension at A, and the force acting is a pull across A equal to Y&uodyldx, where Y is Young's modulus of elasticity.

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  • For suspension bridges the abutment forming the anchorage must be so designed as to be thoroughly stable under the greatest pull which the chains can exert.

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  • Putting arrows on the frame diagram to indicate the direction of the forces, we see that the member EY must pull and therefore act as a tie, and that the member XE must push and act as a strut.

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  • "The people build cities, princes pull them down; the industry of the citizens creates wealth for rapacious lords to plunder; plebeian magistrates pass good laws for kings to violate; the people love peace, and their rulers stir up war."

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  • But though the treasury was thus temporarily replenished and the army increased, the gentry who had been so generous at the expense of their richer neighbours would hear of no additional burdens being laid on themselves, and the king only obtained what he wanted by sacrificing his principles to his necessities, and helping the szlachta to pull down the magnates.

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  • This excited the suspicions of the Persians, and Darius compelled them to surrender their ships and pull down their walls.

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  • In 1555 Salah Rais, pasha of Algiers, set men to work to pull it down, but the records say that the attempt was given up because big black wasps came from under the stones and stung them to death.

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  • Galloping is a pace not to be generally indulged in by road or park riders; when it is, the hands should be kept low, the body thrown back, and an extra grip taken with the knees, as nearly all horses pull more or less when extended.

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  • A rider with good hands never depends upon his reins for retaining his seat; nor does he pull at the horse's mouth so as to make him afraid to go up to his bit; nor again does he ever use more force than is necessary for the accomplishment of what he desires to perform.

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  • The weir is opened by releasing the iron props from their shoes, either by a sideways pull of a tripping bar with projecting teeth laid on the apron and worked from the bank, \\\\\\\\\\\\\ [[Scale Zoo.

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  • This was at once his strength and his weakness: his strength, for as a professional pleader he had learned how to deal with an adversary according to the rules of the art - to pull to pieces his theses, to reduce him ad absurdum, and to show the defects and contradictions of his statements, - and was specially qualified to expose the irregularities in the proceedings taken by the state against the Christians; but it was also his weakness, for it was responsible for his litigiousness, his often doubtful shifts and artifices, his sophisms and argumentationes ad hominem, his fallacies and surprises.

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  • It may be a weed instead of a fish that, after all my labour, I may at last pull up."

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  • Taking two hollow hemispheres of copper, the edges of which fitted nicely together, he exhausted the air from between them by means of his pump, and it is recorded that thirty horses, fifteen back to back, were unable to pull them asunder until the air was readmitted.

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  • WILLIAM DOWDESWELL (1721-1775), English politician, was a son of William Dowdeswell of Pull Court, Bushley, Worcestershire, and was educated at Westminster school, at Christ Church, Oxford, and at the university of Leiden.

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  • the "Daffodil" began to pull her bows off the mole.

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  • Pull and store winter onions, if ripe.

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  • The products of combustion are sucked by the pull of the chimney through the farther or right-hand end of this chamber, out through the exit ports, as shown by the dotted arrows, down through the right-hand pair of regenerators, heating to perhaps 1300° C. the upper part of the loosely-piled masses of brickwork within them, and thence past the valves K and K' to the chimney, flue 0.

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  • This in turn is because the direct pull of the pincers on the protruding end of the wire is much stronger than the forward-drawing pull due to the friction of the cold rolls on the wire, which is necessarily cold because of its small section.

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  • At this time, and indeed throughout his career, the one dominant idea of Alaric was not to pull down the fabric of the empire but to secure for himself, by negotiation with its rulers, a regular and recognized position within its borders.

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  • pull it out of its box, within a given number of minutes.

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  • The snow in places was as granular and hard to pull through as sand, and only one sledge could be moved at a time, so that on some days many hours' work only made 2 m.

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  • By means of the doctrine of the quantification of the predicate, in which with his Leibnitzian conception of identity he anticipated Beneke and Hamilton alike, universal and particular judgments are made to pull together.

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  • It is to be remembered that all force is of the nature of a push or a pull, and that according to the accepted terminology of modern mechanics such phrases as force of inertia, accelerating force, moving force, once classical, are proscribed.

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  • In order that the surfaces which abut at the Joint JK maybe pressed together, the resistance required by the conditions of equilibrium CR, must be a thrust and not a pull; and in that case the force by which the surfaces are pressed together is equal and opposite to the normal component CP of the resistance.

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  • Although this method balances the pistons in the horizontal plane, and thus allows the pull of the engine on the train to be exerted without the variation due to the reciprocation of the pistons, yet the force balanced horizontally is introduced vertically and appears as a variation of pressure on the rail.

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  • This somewhat counterbalanced the weight of the platen, raised it after the impression had been taken, and brought the barhandle back again to its original position, ready for another pull.

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  • The chief characteristics of the Albion are its lightness of build and its ease in running; the pull is short, the power great, and the means whereby it is attained so simple that the press does not readily get out of order.

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  • The printer next proceeds to pull a sheet, without ink, to test the impression.

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  • Hopkinson had been inclined to attribute the anomaly to an increase in the tension of the bifilar threads, owing to a downward pull on the needle, but they showed that this theory would not account for the discrepancy.

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  • Starfishes devour large numbers; they are able to pull the valves of the shell apart and then to digest the body of the oyster by their everted stomach.

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  • (literally, pull, tug, trekken, to draw or pull), to leave a place, to take a journey; also the distance covered in a journey.

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  • If The Surface Could Be Treated As A Cylindrical Prolongation Of The Tube (Radius A), The Pressure Would Be T/A, And The Resulting Force Acting Downwards Upon The Drop Would Amount To One Half (2Rat) Of The Direct Upward Pull Of The Tension Along The Circumference.

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  • The old idea was that the wings during the down stroke pushed the body of the bird in an upward and forward direction; in reality the wings do not push but pull, and in order to pull they must always be in advance of the body to be flown.

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  • Plans were at once made to pull down all the worst slums, and as these lay between the centre of the town and the railway station, a wide street was constructed from the centre of the town to the eastward, and on each side of it wide strips of ground were cleared to afford building sites for shops and offices.

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  • When the pull of the band, A, comes upon the wheel, B, it revolves through a certain angle in the direc - tion of the arrow until the three forces, viz.

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  • The rod which transmits the pull of the long body lever of the platform machine to the knifeedge at the end of the short arm of the steelyard is continued up - wards, and by a simple mechanical arrangement transmits to an upper steelyard any additional pull of the long body lever due to the weight of goods placed on the platform.

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  • This upper steelyard is arranged as in fig 9, where A is the point where the pull of the long body lever due to the weight of the goods on the platform comes upon the steelyard; C is the fulcrum of the steelyard, which with the steelyard can be slid to and fro on the frame of the machine; and Q 8 s frl FIG.

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  • Suppose that the weight of the goods on the platform is (p) lb, and that nth of this weight is transmitted by the long body lever to the point A, so that I l i lb is the pull at A.

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  • When the poises have been adjusted to weigh a load on the platform the punch is operated by a strong pull, and the impression of the raised figures is left on the card.

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  • Some weigh - bridges are arranged in a manner similar to that of the platform machines already described, but having the long body lever turned askew, so that the end of it projects considerably beyond the side of the weighbridge casing, and the pillar and steelyard which receive its pull are clear of the wagon on the platform.

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  • The pull of the load is transmitted to a hook which hangs freely from the middle of a horizontal bar below the drum casing.

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  • The horizontal bar which receives the pull of the load is connected at its ends with the two spiral springs and pulls verti - cally upon them.

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  • The trucks or other receptacles containing the coal, &c., are drawn upon the platform of the machine, and the pull of the load is transferred by a vertical rod at the left-hand end of the machine to the knife-edge on the short arm of the steelyard, whose fulcrum is carried on bearings in the frame.

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  • When the load comes upon the platform the pull of the vertical rod is transmitted by the nickel bands to the cylinders around which they are wrapped, and causes them to revolve.

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  • pullean, to pull.

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  • The rim is slightly wider than the belt, and is of such a section as will suffice to resist the stress due to the pull of the belt, which is commonly taken as 80 lb per inch of width for single belting and 140 lb per inch of width for double belting.

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  • It was worse when it undertook to rule in its own name, to an:rchy.;et up and pull down parliaments and governments.

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  • With these expressions we express their mutual action, or their pull upon each other at any and every moment.

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  • This pull determines the variations of the ideal elements.

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  • But the variations thus determined will not be rigorously exact, because the pull from which they arise has been determined on the supposition that the planets are moving in unvarying orbits, whereas the actual pull depends on the actual position of the planets.

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  • Another approximation is, therefore, to be made, when necessary, by correcting the expression of the pull through taking account of the variations of the elements already determined, which will give a yet nearer approximation to the truth.

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  • It should be well but not overfed, and while young not overworked, as an overtired animal is liable to refuse to pull, and thus contract a bad habit.

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  • The plan of colonization was abandoned by the Emperor (1866) because Napoleon III was starting to pull his French troops out.

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  • He fumbled with her dress, trying to pull it down.

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  • Howard had to pull out slowly and gradually increase his speed before Allen let go of the car.

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  • But there will be a few thousand bad guys within a stone's throw of us …" "Pull in everything we can from the east coast sectors," Dusty said.

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  • If he had a full night, he'd spend it killing vamps until too tired to pull the trigger.

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  • He could sense his mate and used her gentle pull to guide him.

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  • "He's as strong as you, D. He'll pull through," Jule said.

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  • Maybe, but he strikes me as a more direct type—not someone who'd pull off a stunt like that.

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  • The only disguise she could pull off would be an over inflated sister of the Michelin Man!

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  • "That sort of answers the home schooling bit she was trying to pull before you had Jake Weller force the issue," Fred said.

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  • As fast as Kris ran, he couldn't catch her.  He grew more baffled when she seemed to pull ahead of him without any sign of the exhaustion she'd showed when they stopped.  Desperation could motivate, and so could fear for her sister.  He pushed himself harder to catch her.  Thunder boomed overhead.  Forms he assumed were demons swooped above the canopy, casting shadows.  He caught glimpses of fur and wings through leaves and ran until his chest was heaving.  Hannah remained ahead of him, though he realized he was beginning to gain on her.  He had to reach her before the demons did and swept her away, as they had Kiki.

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  • Katie couldn't help the bubble of happy laughter that escaped.  Death chuckled with her then motioned to the stairwell Toby was desperately trying to pull Katie towards.  They ran through the palace.  Katie trailed the angel until they reached a small chamber she would've mistaken as a janitor's closet on the top level.  Toby wrenched open the door and ducked into the dark room.  A portal glowed in the center.  Katie entered, overwhelmed by the thought of leaving.

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  • Someone grabbed the dough and Dean didn't believe Baratto or the twins had either the brains or nerve to pull off a heist like that, much less stay mum about it for months.

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  • Maybe you're modest or scared you'll get caught so you pull way up out of sight and while you're doing your business, this other car comes in, leaves a couple of suitcases and drives away!

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  • All right, but don't be surprised if I panic now and then and try to scramble out of the water — or even pull you under with me.

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  • "You cannot mix my blood!" she whispered frantically, struggling to pull away.

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  • His presence was intense but calming, almost to the degree she had the urge to lean against him and let his huge hands roam her body, grip her from behind and pull her … Crunching from behind her broke the spell.

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  • Normally, I'd assign you a Guardian like Gerry, and we'd pull you into our organization, where you can meet others like you.

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  • Achilles injury has forced Craig Bellamy to pull of the squad to face Poland on Saturday.

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  • But when he reached down to unzip his pants, i managed to grab ahold of his hair and pull him off of me.

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  • This false perception of descent may cause the pilot to pull back on the stick, which would reduce airspeed.

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  • The second album from Hot Chip, The Warning sees these inspired pop alchemists pull off some truly devious musical juxtapositions.

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  • My answer was always to get a big pot of coffee and pull an all-nighter.

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  • Our group was a little tardy to the gig, the pull of Manchester's outstanding Deansgate Locks proved too alluring.

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  • traction alopecia is most commonly found in people with ponytails or cornrows that pull on their hair with excessive force.

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  • And they sit at the lights untill they turn amber, then pull forward one car length, before turning on red.

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  • anything silly, like pull silly stunts.

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  • Now rock the engine axially and pull it backward about 5/6 inches until the input shaft clears the clutch assembly then lower away.

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  • So they built Hubble in a way that allowed astronauts to go there and pull out old stuff and out in the new.

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  • I have never been stung myself but some of the sh*t they try and pull on you is truly audacious.

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  • Significant facelift was made to pull out exotic elegance that has made the german automaker remarkable in the auto industry.

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  • The most common mistake with the high pull is the over use of the upper body muscles to lift the barbell.

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  • Answer: You have to pull bloody hard, and it goes bloody fast!

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  • And even even a moderate-sized fish will easily pull around a boat small enough to be carried, so an experienced boatman is vital.

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  • bollard pull and towing winch, she is also survey capable.

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  • Use the four bolts to pull the whole assembly together slowly by tightening opposite bolts a little at a time.

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  • braided together to improve strength, to pull and connect.

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  • Pull over to the side of the road to pick up tightly wrapped bundles of tender asparagus or punnets of sweet juicy strawberries.

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  • Just push the big orange button or pull the string.

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  • But in contrast to skunk cabbage, you can easily pull a wild calla out of the soil.

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  • cantilever brakes pull the cable out of one arm of the brake through the slot.

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  • Pull up the empty ink cartridge clamp all the way.

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  • centre established, this meaning could pull in an allusion without being overbalanced; the poem's center of gravity remained within the text.

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  • Today we tried to pull a slightly cheeky one.

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  • Russia was not going to ` pull the chestnuts out of the fire ' for anyone.

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  • Breathing Breathe early in the pull, without raising or jutting the chin.

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  • You ought to pull the main pilot chute a couple of times during this revision.

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  • Even our old friend George III did not have the chutzpah to pull that.

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  • Pull the adaptor through the register plate hole and tighten the clamp around it.

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  • Pull straight up to finish just right of a large clump of heather.

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  • clunked a pull off Pathan then not a million miles short of midwicket.

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  • comeback kid think he could pull it off one more time?

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  • The plan is to pull together diverse health organizations, NGOs, health publishers, government organizations, even commercial sponsors.

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  • I hated the naked commercialism and tried to resist the tugging pull on my wallet.

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  • Have your tubes tied, get the snip, wear a condom, take a pill, pull out, anything!

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  • Pull tabs, for example, are made of aluminum a highly conductive metal.

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  • What else... oh, how when you randomly pull out a notion in conversation, sometimes it sticks and elicits a confession.

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  • considerate drivers pull into Passing Places to allow faster moving traffic behind to pass.

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  • Push lock lever to the right and pull out the toner container.

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  • These two stories will eventually converge in a way that only David Lynch could pull off.

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  • She tried to pull away, took one gasping breath, then convulsed before dropping unconscious to the floor.

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  • Double walled insulated ice bucket keeps ice cooler for longer, handle pull activated.

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  • Careful not to pull on the navels, I cut the dried umbilical cords of all four kittens at an inch length.

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  • You pull the arm down and then raise it pulling the cork out of the bottle.

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  • When you try to pull it out, its just snaps off at the stem leaving the corm in the ground.

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  • Pull right onto some sloping ledges under the overhanging crack.

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  • Once the water just covers the bottom of the pool, we pull out the bottom from the edges to remove any creases.

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  • Pull on to you get a single crease across the foot of the sail.

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  • Do not place a crib near any objects that the baby could pull on top of him.

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  • Gain two small crimps from a large ledge then pull up right to gain a sloping break.

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  • The Vole RH V2 5c From the nose pull out directly across the roof via good crimps to the lip.

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  • Further temperature control from pull up sleeves and adjustable cuffs.

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  • A joy to pull the curtains in the morning!

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  • In the event of a fire it is activated by the driver (or marshal) using the dashboard pull handle.

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  • Unconsciously we expect our church membership, correct doctrine, or moral decency to pull us through.

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  • rear deltoid Pull; using the lower pulley of a cable machine perform 2-3 sets of 12-15 reps with a suitable weight.

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  • To issue a command " to pull yourself together " to a deeply depressed, inactive patient is an obscenity.

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  • In sheer desperation in the final quarter they had to rely on their fitness to pull them through edging us by 2 goals.

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  • Discard the vial if a vacuum does not pull the diluent into the vial.

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  • Nodding donkeys pull out oil from barren landscapes, bubbling in pools over the soil.

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  • do a doodle, pull the paper down, tear off your masterpiece neatly and start all over again.

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  • drawbar pull, speed, and distance traveled.

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  • dual carriageway, pull to right hand lane.

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  • exerted a pull on the Western imagination.

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  • The traditional method would have been to use a tube extractor to pull out one tube at a time.

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  • These traditional style pull on pants are made from soft and durable breathable polyurethane laminate and polyester fabric.

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  • Each time the foot hits the ground, the tension causes the fascia to pull at the heel.

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  • Toward the end of my travels I felt a pull back toward science and to my childhood fascination with space.

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  • fasten with poppers or velcro, or can be pull on style.

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  • fastening at waist and legs, for slimmer toddlers may be used as a pull up.

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  • A short rest, feed and carbide fettle followed before an enjoyable pull through down five lovely pitches.

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  • Then pull fid and braid through from point T to point X. Do this to both cores.

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  • Captain Phillips our Officer must have thought that's enough and gave the order to cease firing and pull back.

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  • The engine is beautifully tuned and will pull from almost nothing well into the high fives.

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  • Manufacturers pull out all the stops on quality these days, but the C3 feels a bit flimsy.

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  • With small forceps, take the fragment of epidermis (with hairs) and pull it smoothly perpendicular to the stem.

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  • using the forefinger of your other hand gently pull down the lower eyelid of the affected eye.

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  • gang of bank robbers pull off the perfect heist, only to be foiled by a little old lady.

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  • The fairy godmother changed the mice into four lovely horses to pull the carriage.

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  • gravitation pull could influence individuals.

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  • Someone will bugger up their leg or pull a groin.

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  • hold the gyroscope firmly by the ends and pull the string all the way out as quickly as you can.

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  • halfway mark was reached in two minutes and from here York really began to pull away.

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  • hamstring pull suffered in the Captain's run yesterday.

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  • You pull out a white hank covered with black spots and the black hank covered with black spots and the black hank has white spots all over it!

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  • You pull out a white hank covered with black spots and the black hank has white spots all over it!

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  • Before our co-op bought a harvester I spent years trying to motivate people to pull up half a million carrots per acre by hand.

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  • Ladykillers 15/20 A gang of bank robbers pull off the perfect heist, only to be foiled by a little old lady.

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  • hi-hat pull rod.

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  • hinge bolts - this will stop burglars being able to pull the door out of the frame.

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  • Put the crochet hook or latch tool under the strand between the edge st and the next st and pull gently.

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  • Without unfastening the hydraulic hose, pull the caliper upwards to clear the disk.

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  • Pull back husks on each ear of corn, leaving husks attached at base.

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  • impatient to wait the five seconds the full electric movement takes, you can pull the doors manually.

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  • Remember to pull the seal up higher and add another lump of lead so the suit stays more inflated.

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  • The target seemed to pull away swiftly from the jet interceptor.

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  • jigglei-colored ribbons encourage exploration, and a pull on the Whoozit character activates an exciting jiggling motion.

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  • Oh Minnie Driver, who ever told you, you could pull off a leather jumpsuit?

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  • So does the comeback kid think he could pull it off one more time?

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  • Any imbalance in the muscles of the thigh can pull the kneecap out of position.

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  • Pull the segments apart and slice each thinly with the serrated knife, putting the pips in the cloth.

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  • Bummis Cotton Pull On Pants Price: £ 5.95 Key Features: polyurethane laminated nylon with cotton print outer.

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  • lasso the bollard on a moored BW workboat and vaguely pull themselves over.

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  • Just say the word and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down ", have empty rusks for souls.

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  • lay-by stops were designed to allow busses to pull out of danger.

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  • Or are they just too lazy to actually pull the chain?

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  • Pull onto the gr