Robust sentence examples

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  • No handshake for Julie; she gave each of us a robust hug.

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  • The camel is of a more robust and compact breed than the tall beast used in India, and is more carefully tended.

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  • No words were exchanged until much later, after our naked and robust greeting.

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  • Their hinder limbs are shorter than in the true kangaroos, and their fore limbs are longer and more robust, and have very strong curved and pointed claws.

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  • He was not handsome, but of a robust and well-proportioned frame.

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  • The docile, yet robust and hardy peasants, under their foreign leaders, gained an unbroken series of successes in the first Syrian.

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  • It was one of the highlights of the town's robust Fourth of July celebration.

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  • A phone call excused him from hearing more of the robust bragging.

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  • As the field of existence is limited and preoccupied, it is only the hardier, more robust, better-suited-tocircumstance individuals, who are able to struggle forward to maturity, these inhabiting only the situations to which they have superior adaptation and greater power of occupancy than any other kind; the weaker and less circumstance-suited being prematurely destroyed.

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  • He had never been of a robust constitution, and after a little more than a week's illness from pneumonia following influenza, duke of he died at Sandringham.

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  • Some of them are as light-skinned as Europeans, tall, robust, thin-lipped, straight-nosed, with straight black hair; others are shorter and darker in complexion, with round heads, long noses, thick lips, and scraggy limbs, indicating perhaps the commingling of more than one Semitic people.

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  • He was a robust man, and inherited his father's love of violent exercise; but his character was weak and his intelligence mediocre, and he had none of the superficial and brilliant gifts of Francis I.

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  • Intense application during early youth had weakened a constitution never robust, and led to accesses of feverish exaltation culminating, in the spring of 1761, in an attack of bilious hypochondria, which permanently lowered the tone of his nervous system.

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  • Never very robust, his health gradually became weaker and ultimately he was reduced to the condition of a valetudinarian.

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  • Of robust frame and distinguished appearance, he possessed great courage and military capacity.

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  • From the impression stamped on his remains, and from the testimony of his countrymen, we think of him as a man of a robust, sagacious and cheerful nature (Hor.

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  • Mill complains that his father often required more than could be expected of him, but his tasks were not so severe as to prevent him from growing up a healthy and high-spirited boy, though he was not constitutionally robust, and his pursuits were so different from those of other boys of the same age.

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  • It remained for the more robust faith of a Schliemann to show that such scepticism was all too faint-hearted, by proving that at such sites as Tiryns, Mycenae and Hissarlik evidences of a very early period of Greek civilization awaited the spade of the excavator.

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  • Paul, who appeared to be the elder brother, was a robust figure who never closed his mouth even while eating.

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  • This red-haired man was neither a sergeant nor a corporal, but being robust he ordered about those weaker than himself.

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  • Certain it is that there is much in his utterances for a less robust democracy than his own to cavil at.'

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  • major is a robust form with leaves 1-4 in.

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  • The mainstay of the Ottoman dynasty is the Asiatic portion of the empire, where the Mahommedan religion is absolutely predominant, and where the naturally vigorous and robust Turki race forms in Asia Minor a compact mass of many millions, far outnumbering any other single ethnical element and probably equalling all taken collectively.

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  • Hitherto the Spaniards had met only the weak islanders, or the more robust cannibal Caribs, both alike pure savages.

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  • Strauss as the typical "Philistine of culture"; his revolt against the fashion of pessimism to demand a new and more robust affirmation of life, not merely although, but because, it is painful.

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  • Pfuel was short and very thin but broad-boned, of coarse, robust build, broad in the hips, and with prominent shoulder blades.

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  • A robust poor man, one sunny day here in Concord, praised a fellow-townsman to me, because, as he said, he was kind to the poor; meaning himself.

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  • It is also more robust in form than the others, its general aspect being more that of a fox than a weasel; in fact its usual name among the American hunters is "black fox."

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  • The prevailing colour of the most admired varieties of the canary is yellow, approaching in some cases to orange, and in others to white; while the most robust birds are those which, in the dusky green of the upper surface of their plumage, show a distinct approach to the wild forms. The least prized are those in which the plumage is irregularly spotted and speckled.

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  • The robust, florid and distinctly Roman rendering of the classic, which followed the refined and attenuated treatment associated with the architecture of the brothers Adam, who died in 1792 and 1794, is the last development in England which can be regarded as a national style.

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  • Almost at the same date that visionary revival of the Western Empire, which had imposed for six centuries upon the imagination of medieval Europe, hampering Italy and impeding the consolidation of Germany, ceased to reckon among political actualities; while its more robust rival, the Roman Church, seemed likely to sink into the rank of a petty Italian principality.

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  • She was probably the only thoroughly sound-conditioned, healthy, and robust young lady that ever walked the globe, and wherever she came it was spring.

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  • She had grown stouter and broader, so that it was difficult to recognize in this robust, motherly woman the slim, lively Natasha of former days.

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  • In the pursuit of pure science for its own sake, undisturbed by sordid considerations, he shone as a beacon light to younger men - an exemplar of simple tastes, robust nature and lofty aspirations.

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  • For special treatment towards the regeneration of an infected race, the most robust worms were to be selected, and the moths issuing from the cocoons were to be coupled in numbered cells, where the female was to be confined till she deposited her eggs.

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  • Scions from a tree which is weakly, or liable to injury by frosts, are strengthened by engrafting on robust stocks.

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  • Whether they expanded at the expense of weak aboriginal tribes or were conquered by more robust invaders, Chinese civilization prevailed and assimilated alike the conquered and the conquerors.

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  • His constitution was far from robust, and throughout his life he suffered from feeble health and low spirits.

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  • But the natural vigour of the English genius resisted influences alien to itself, and showed a robust capacity for digesting the varied diet offered to it.

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  • His Protestantism was robust enough; he did not mind recommending that a priest "might be put to some torment" (Hatfield MSS.

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  • The stock of the Thoreaus was a robust one; and in Concord the family, though never wealthy nor officially influential, was ever held in peculiar respect.

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  • His many interests ended by wearing out even his robust constitution, and he died at Paris on the 10th of November 1905.

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  • Robust composite herbs with striking foliage, for the back of herbaceous or shrubbery borders.

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  • It is remarkable for the quaintness of the buildings and the picturesque costume of the villagers, who are of a singularly dark and robust type.

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  • It is also charged with a robust and manly eloquence and a rare and unsought felicity of language that make it a masterpiece of style.

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  • At a time when much speaking has depressed, has almost exterminated eloquence, he maintained that robust, powerful and vigorous style in which he gave fitting expression to the burning and noble thoughts he desired to utter."

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  • While the population of Brazil continued to increase, the moral and intellectual culture of its inhabitants was left in great measure to chance; they grew up with those robust and healthy sentiments which are engendered by the absence of false teachers, but with a repugnance to legal ordinances, and encouraged in their ascendancy over the Indians to habits of violence and oppression.

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  • Koreans suffer from malaria, but Europeans and their children are fairly free from climatic maladies, and enjoy robust health.

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  • The Spartans were happy, said the writer, because they had plenty of good, suitable clothing and lodging, robust women, and were able to meet their requirements both physical and mental.

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  • His person is in general short and robust, but devoid of the grace and flexibility of the Hindu.

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  • Provost Robertson belonged to the Clan Donachie, and by this marriage the robust and business-like qualities of the Lowlander were blended with the poetic imagination, the sensibility and fire of the Gael.

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  • The gardener aims usually at producing stout, robust, short-jointed stems, instead of long lanky growths defective in woody tissue.

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  • On the other hand, comparatively trivial incidents do more harm to a relatively delicate plant like the tobacco than to more robust plants.

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  • His health was far from robust.

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  • The mooruk, or Bennett's cassowary (Casuarius Bennettii), is a shorter and more robust bird, approaching in the thickness of its legs to the moas.

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  • Supposing seedlings to have been developed, it is found that a large number of them present considerable variations, some being especially robust, others peculiar in size or form.

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  • He must have been a fine specimen of the more cultured Puritans - possessed of a robust common-sense in admirable contrast with some of his contemporaries.

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  • The Sapygidae are parasitic on bees, while the Scoliidae are large, robust and hairy insects, many of which prey upon the grubs of chafers.

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  • New Zealand was poorly stocked with a weak flora; the more robust and aggressive one of the north temperate region was ready at any moment to invade it-, but was held back by physical barriers which human aid has alone enabled it to surpass.

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  • The personal appearance of Charles is thus described by Einhard: - " Big and robust in frame, he was tall, but not excessively so, measuring about seven of his own feet in height.

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  • Men of robust mind would have been glad to get rid of such a yoke.

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  • It didn't seem to be of specially robust construction but survived it all somehow.

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  • Robust health and desk for just Sunday mirror sport.

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  • Order a traditional robust meal of pasta with meatballs or lasagna or try something more elaborate such as a veal or seafood dish.

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  • In Armenia and Asia Minor they are robust, thick-set and coarse-featured, with straight black hair and large hooked noses.

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  • WEAK YELLOW or ROBUST YELLOW is not inclusively disjunctive.

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  • Christian Mingle is a more robust free site, with features like quizzes, chat rooms, and dating advice tailored specifically to your faith.

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  • Many families in China have not reaped the full benefit of the robust economy.

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  • For Web Designers Zen Cart™ gives web designers a robust and customizable electronic storefront that's easy to keep up-to-date with new features.

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  • Additionally, the DVCPRO HD format includes robust uncompressed audio, which is perfect for audio sweetening in post production.

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  • Real seaside jolliness is not self consciously artful, it has a robust vulgarity and is often tawdry.

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  • characterizations of prelogical relations suggest that the concept is rather intrinsic and robust.

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  • The climate, though moist, is healthy, and the people are generally tall and robust.

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  • Thus the liability to tubercular infection is far commoner in the midst of a depraved population than in one fulfilling the primary laws of nature; rickets is a disease of great cities rather than of rural districts; and syphilis is more disastrous and protracted in its course in the depraved in health than in the robust.

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  • But its scales are keeled and its form is more robust.

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  • The youngest literary generation in Czechoslovakia was represented in 1921 in particular by three leading poets: So y a, a writer of delicate lyrics; Bezruc, who sings of social and national oppression, and Bi'ezina, a profound visionary and pantheistic mystic. Among prose writers the leading contemporary names are Svobodova, apek, a robust realist, and Sramek, who has also met with success as a dramatist.

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  • Typically, Burchell's zebra, or the bonte-quagga (Equus burchelli), is a rather larger and more robust animal, with FIG.

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  • Death, him as a robust man, of middle stature, wide-lipped, and of tawny complexion.

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  • With a fine face, of which the most remarkable features were a high nose and a keen and piercing eye,f he is said to have been below the middle height, robust, active, a sportsman, and capable of much endurance.

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  • About the time of setting out on his Indian expedition he was described as a most comely man, upwards of 6 ft., tall, well-proportioned, of robust make and constitution; inclined to be fat, but prevented by the fatigue he underwent; with fine, large black eyes and eyebrows; of sanguine complexion, made more manly by the influence of sun and weather; a loud, strong voice; a moderate wine-drinker; fond of simple diet, such as pilaos and plain dishes, but often neglectful of meals altogether, and satisfied, if occasion required, with parched peas and water, always to be procured.i During the reign of Nadir an attempt was made to establish a British Caspian trade with Persia.

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  • If it is a risky matter to plant out the robust young fry of trout under an age of three months, it would seem to be an infinitely more speculative proceeding to plant out the delicate week-old larvae of sea-fishes in an environment which teems with predaceous enemies.

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  • In 1876 Clifford, a man of high-strung and athletic, but not robust, physique, began to fall into ill-health, and after two voyages to the South, died during the third of pulmonary consumption at Madeira, on the 3rd of March 1879, leaving his widow with two daughters.

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  • When war broke out again in 1793 he was appointed to the "Robust" (74), in which he took part in the occupation of Toulon by lord Hood.

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  • The Andorrans are a robust and well-proportioned race, of an independent spirit, simple and severe in their manners.

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  • He was allowed to survive in close prison some eight months longer, but when his robust conititution defied all attempts to kill him by privations, he was murdered by the orders of the queen and Mortimer at Berkeley Castle on the 21st of September.

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  • Freemans bias was peculiar; he is really a West Saxon of Godwines time reincarnated, and his Somerset hatred of French, Scots and Mercian foreigners sets off his robust loyalty to the house of Wessex.

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  • It seems that opinions may be formed of inquiry and study alone, which are then constructive; but where intuitive perception or the perceptive imagination is a robust possession, the fruits of research become assimilative - the food of a divining faculty which needs more or less of it according to the power of divination.

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  • Neither the immense fortunes amassed by these men, nor the venality and robust vitality which made their families veritable races of ministers, altered the fact that De Lionne, Le Tellier, Louvois and Colbert were in themselves of no account, even though the parts they played were much more important than Louis XIV.

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  • He can never be spoken of, however, save as a spiritual genius and a significant figure in British philosophy, less robust and in some respects less learned than Cudworth, but more interesting and fertile in thought, and more genial in character.

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  • When he stepped inside the ancient building, he was surprised to see Fred was engaged in a robust game of pinochle with the jail matron in the outside office.

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  • Model-based linkage disequilibrium unit (LDU) maps appear robust to marker density and consistently influenced by marker allele frequency.

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  • We are now looking to appoint an experienced analyst to provide robust financial input into our work.

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  • Very robust and reliable and particularly appropriate in external prestige environments.

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  • The guidance sets out that Local Authorities should undertake robust assessments of the needs of local communities for open space.

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  • Previous studies have reported, but not explained, the reason for a robust association between reading achievement and antisocial behavior.

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  • Clave A s yet the most robust criterion for defining a piece of music as salsa music is that it should obey the clave A s yet the most robust criterion for defining a piece of music as salsa music is that it should obey the clave.

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  • Pink combination padlock - for extra security use this robust, easy to change combination padlock to secure your luggage.

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  • It will provide examples of good practice and enable commissioners to formulate robust, time limited action plans for addressing areas of improvement.

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  • The extent and quality of available data and information will improve in future cycles making later assessments more comprehensive and robust.

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  • In centrifugal compressors a number of impellers are mounted on a a common rotor in a robust casing.

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  • constrained least-squares and robust (maximum likelihood) non-linear fitting is available with either sinusoid or damped sinusoid models.

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  • The device consists of a pressurized aluminum container, housed in a robust plastic discharging.

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  • These safeguards measures should facilitate robust peaceful nuclear cooperation.

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  • The fly visual system will be described as a simple but robust and efficient example of visuomotor coordination, before considering vision in primates.

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  • I am not corpulent, nor am I robust in any way.

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  • A robust measure of numerical model parameter sensitivity was employed, namely the rank order correlation coefficient.

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  • counteract bullying were less robust.

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  • T he development of a new and robust liquid crystalline medium for the measurement of residual dipolar couplings.

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  • datumwill review how this property has been harnessed to design a robust method for analyzing experimental chaotic data.

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  • decoder chips which are not very robust in this respect.

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  • defencerticle amounts to a robust defense of the painter, and the quality and nature of his work.

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  • The TIE Fighter may look delicate, but in actual fact it is quite robust and the wings clip on and off easily.

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  • A. A Pit Bike is a small but robust off road dirt bike.

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  • disaggregate level and the estimates are less robust.

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  • They have since appointed distributors in Portugal and Greece, and have a robust export strategy in place for 2005.

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  • It overcame these drawbacks by providing the building blocks for implementing robust, modular data connections for a wide variety of hardware configurations.

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  • Click on the CAT ride on pedal dumper to view the full range of these robust ride on childrens toys.

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  • Such a robust level of income from independent sources might seem to put international organizations in a strong - if not enviable - position.

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  • The Funnel is very robust, being made from high quality stainless steel and has a polished exterior and a satin finished interior.

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  • This was carried out in a simple, robust, modern manner to reflect the treatment of the retained facades.

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  • D. Steinberg: Model robust response surface designs: scaling two-level factorials.

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  • The thicker filament also means that the bulbs are more robust.

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  • Seems robust and end-cap feels as tho it will remain tight fit for a goodly time.

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  • In the 19th and 20th centuries the foreshore has produced robust vertebrate fossils, washed out.

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  • And Neil Young, tho he has had a recent brush with mortality, no longer appears frail, but robust and hearty.

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  • Robust data collection and monitoring are now recognized as fundamental to good quality reporting.

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  • FragileWarrior wrote: " wrote in oups.com: We have a robust gourd vine that is putting out a nice sized dipper gourd.

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  • Are there any reasons beyond ' lack of robust data ' why so many different kinds of drug-related harm are excluded from the model?

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  • sheer heaven, especially when rounded off with a robust onion gravy and served with fresh seasonal vegetables - carrots and broccoli are ideal.

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  • Robust field pattern reinforced by stone walls and gorse hedgerows.

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  • A robust hermeneutics of model design meets the criteria for supporting those phenomena.

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  • inclusion of aviation in the next stage of a robust EU emissions trading scheme.

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  • Thinner doors will be weakened by fitting mortice locks, so robust deadlocking rim locks should be used.

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  • Using Nintendo's robust WiFi Connection service, it's lag-free and fast (except when sore losers disconnect!

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  • Musk mallow is a more delicate and pale pink relation of the robust and purple common mallow.

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  • A robust mystery melodrama with no supernatural elements, just a lot of spooky atmosphere.

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  • There is another point to be made regarding the way the wheel hinges using the very robust mudguard stays and mudguard stays and mudguard.

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  • The direct method was found not to be robust as it was affected by small numerator and denominator counts in specific age groups.

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  • overuse of the word " robust " .

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  • Bangs took a more robust attitude to his own, somewhat lower rent pantheon of The Stooges,?

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  • ODA can also help to improve the environment for private sector activity and thus pave the way for robust growth.

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  • The main objective of this research is to produce a robust phylogeny of the genus Pinus based on plastid DNA sequence data.

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  • Each time, he sprayed the sunflower crossbreeds and backcrossed the most robust specimens with the original cultivated parent plants.

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  • He had had pleurisy in the war and was never robust; in 1929 he started losing weight and was diagnosed as having TB.

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  • antibiotic rationale The relative infrequency of the condition means that robust clinical data are not available to guide treatment choices.

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  • As a result, in many cases rias have not offered a robust challenge to proposals to regulate.

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  • robust enough to withstand the extreme forces experienced during compaction or cement curing processes.

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  • robust enough to survive the school network management.

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  • robust enough to resist the heavy point load of exercise machines together with regular pounding produced.

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  • robust to stand up to analysis.

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  • robust appraisal framework in the longer term.

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  • robust stance that will be taken in the EU and at future trade talks.

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  • robust defense of war, Andrew tackled another sacred cow, human rights.

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  • robust methodology.

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  • Genetic algorithms are robust search algorithms capable of finding multiple solutions to complex problems.

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  • robust mechanism to record all knowledge transfer activities was required.

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  • Benefits The system is now sufficiently robust to deal easily with over 21,000 individual entries per year.

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  • One commonly accepted and statistically robust measure is the number of people in receipt of low income related benefits.

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  • All this will be achieved through a cost-effective, scientifically robust and universally applicable system.

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  • The peach-coloured decor provides a pleasant setting for healthy cooking that's low on oil but remarkably robust.

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  • Focused personnel, and financially robust â Esprit People is a unique combination.

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  • COST EFFECTIVE SITE DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT SLR recognizes that the risk assessment process is a powerful, technically robust landfill design tool.

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  • The Mutual remains robust with fewer than six members.

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  • A prototype system has proved robust enough to work with.

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  • None the less, the findings appear robust to a number of validity tests.

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  • The technology seems robust enough to allow for a multiplicity of pedagogical options.

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  • The roast saddle of venison was very good, full of flavor with a robust confit of red cabbage.

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  • saddle of venison was very good, full of flavor with a robust confit of red cabbage.

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  • In very sheltered, stable areas more robust flowering plants can occur such as, rock-rose, small scabious, bloody crane's-bill and marjoram.

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  • This deluxe version of Travel scrabble offers players a compact and robust Scrabble game which is ideal for journeys, holidays etc.

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  • seaside postcard element at one point of the action, from a robust dialog in adjacent toilet cubicles.

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  • We offer a robust appraisal system for all staff to support self-development and positive change.

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  • Ailments The exotic shorthair is, like must hybrid breeds, a robust healthy cat and has no specific health problems.

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  • They were a bit like an office paper shredder, except more robust, because they were designed to mince up old plastic.

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  • The Risso's dolphin is a large dolphin with a robust, stocky body that becomes more slender behind the dorsal fin.

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  • The modulation-filtered spectrogram is a robust speech representation for automatic speech recognition.

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  • manual sphygmomanometer with an easy to read liquid crystal display Very robust User adjustable deflation using thumb wheel.

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  • Tiger prawns and grilled squid with red peppers was a more robust dish, the squid was the best I've had for ages.

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  • The book is durable, robust and tested to the most vigorous of European and British safety standards.

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  • stiflewhere the Arkle can be formal and rather stifling, the Brasserie has a more relaxed, robust and approachable character.

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  • Fleetstar-MRM combines additional job management functionality in Fleetstar-Online with a robust mobile application run from either hand-held terminal (e.g.

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  • Slide 11 A Biblically based robust theism has two critical strands.

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  • However, it was a much more robust aircraft with a heavy-duty, tail wheel, tricycle undercarriage.

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  • Spencer as much as Mill, then, advocates indirect utilitarianism by featuring robust moral rights.

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  • The pram has a modern, three-wheeled " jogger " type styling, and its extremely well-made, robust frame is easy to construct.

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  • Damp and heat combined will do much to reduce the wettability of even the more robust surface.

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  • He is indeed far below $ossuet, whose robust and sublime genius had no rival in that age; he does not equal Bourdaloue in earnestness of thought and vigour of expression; nor can he rival the philosophical depth or the insinuating and impressive eloquence of Massillon.

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  • Irksome as were his employments, grievous as was the waste of time, uncongenial as were his companions, solid benefits were to be set off against these things; his health became robust, his knowledge of the world was enlarged, he wore off some of his foreign idiom, got rid of much of his reserve; he adds - and perhaps in his estimate it was the benefit to be most prized of all - " the discipline and evolutions of a modern battalion gave me a clearer notion of the phalanx and the legion, and the captain of the Hampshire grenadiers (the reader may smile) has not been useless to the historian of the Roman empire."

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  • - Pollennumerous or a more robust offspring, or one of anOrchid, better able to adapt itself to the varying masses with their caudicles conditions under which it has to live.

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  • The less robust species, such as Sphacelaria scoparia, which do not adhere well to paper, may be made to do so by brushing them over either with milk carefully skimmed, or with a liquid formed by placing isinglass (4 oz.) and water (11 oz.) in a wide-mouthed bottle, and the bottle in a small glue-pot or saucepan containing cold water, heating until solution is effected, and then adding i oz.

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  • Lubbock (Lord Avebury) proved it to extend over more than six months; but in larger and more robust genera (e.g.

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  • Of a number of plants growing side by side, those which become infected with moulds are the most weakly, and an animal in low health is more subject to contagious disease than one which is robust.

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  • He was intensely interested in the Dreyfus case, but his robust constitution was undermined by the anxieties and disappointments occasioned by the Zola trial and the Rennes court-martial, and he died in Paris on the 13th of November 1899.

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  • His influence in West Australia was one of an almost autocratic character, owing to the robust vigour of his personality and his success in enforcing his views (see WESTERN Australia: History).

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  • The animal vigour and carnal enjoyment of Rubens, the refined Italianizing beauty of Vandyck, the mystery of light and gloom on Rembrandt's panels, the love of nature in Ruysdael, Cuyp and Van Hooghe, with their luminously misty skies, silvery daylight and broad expanse of landscape, the interest in common life displayed by Ter Borch, Van Steen, Douw, Ostade and Teniers, the instinct for the beauty of animals in Potter, the vast sea spaces of Vanderveldt, the grasp on reality, the acute intuition into character in portraits, the scientific study of the world and man, the robust sympathy with natural appetites, which distinguish the whole art of the Low Countries, are a direct emanation from the Renaissance.

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  • Small and slight in person and never robust in health, Robertson Smith was yet a man of ceaseless and fiery energy; of an intellect extraordinarily alert and quick, and as sagacious in practical matters as it was keen and piercing in speculation; of an erudition astonishing both in its range and in its readiness; of a temper susceptible of the highest enthusiasm for worthy ends, and able to inspire others with its own ardour; endowed with the warmest affections, and with the kindest and most generous disposition, but impatient of stupidity and ready to blaze out at whatever savoured of wrong and injustice.

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  • Tonally, the Victorian organs are robust, with at least two complete manual choruses and mainly quint mixtures.

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  • For all her fears and frailties, Alison is a robust and rambunctious character, uncompromising and unapologetic.

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  • Antibiotic rationale The relative infrequency of the condition means that robust clinical data are not available to guide treatment choices.

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  • As a result, in many cases RIAs have not offered a robust challenge to proposals to regulate.

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  • Firstly the cable must be robust enough to withstand the extreme forces experienced during compaction or cement curing processes.

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  • At the same time, they are robust enough to resist the heavy point load of exercise machines together with regular pounding produced.

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  • The center found that only a limited number of studies were sufficiently robust to stand up to analysis.

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  • It is also a good basis for the development of a more robust appraisal framework in the longer term.

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  • I hope that the Minister will be reassuring about the robust stance that will be taken in the EU and at future trade talks.

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  • Not to be outdone by Keith 's robust defense of war, Andrew tackled another sacred cow, human rights.

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  • In achieving successful outcomes we have identified three key ingredients, notably; flexibility, buy in and a robust methodology.

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  • Genetic Algorithms are robust search algorithms capable of finding multiple solutions to complex problems.

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  • It was agreed that a more robust mechanism to record all knowledge transfer activities was required.

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  • The peach-coloured decor provides a pleasant setting for healthy cooking that 's low on oil but remarkably robust.

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  • This deluxe version of Travel Scrabble offers players a compact and robust Scrabble game which is ideal for journeys, holidays etc.

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  • There is an almost seaside postcard element at one point of the action, from a robust dialog in adjacent toilet cubicles.

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  • Ailments The Exotic Shorthair is, like must hybrid breeds, a robust healthy cat and has no specific health problems.

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  • The Risso 's dolphin is a large dolphin with a robust, stocky body that becomes more slender behind the dorsal fin.

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  • Manual sphygmomanometer with an easy to read liquid crystal display Very robust User adjustable deflation using thumb wheel.

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  • Tiger prawns and grilled squid with red peppers was a more robust dish, the squid was the best I 've had for ages.

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  • But where the Arkle can be formal and rather stifling, the Brasserie has a more relaxed, robust and approachable character.

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  • For Web Designers Zen Cart™ gives web designers a robust and customizable electronic storefront that 's easy to keep up-to-date with new features.

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  • Robust health and desk for just sunday mirror sport.

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  • China continues to develop more robust, survivable nuclear-armed missiles as well as conventional capabilities for use in a regional conflict.

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  • But they have not been tarted up, the cafes are still full of locals, and they feel robust and throbbing with life.

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  • The general impression is robust food, rather than dishes to titillate the senses.

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  • Translation units forming robust, unambiguous collocations (e.g. impart knowledge; trestle scaffold) will be listed without additional information.

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  • Hard Cheese responds well to soaking in a robust white wine.

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  • Bass sounds are robust too, thanks to two woofer units at the base of the screen.

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  • Good health and robust development start with a healthy diet, and good habits are long-lasting.

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  • A dual mode phone combines both technologies and is good for people traveling to locales that may not have robust digital networks in place.

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  • Regardless, the U2 gives you an extremely sturdy and robust player whose essential capabilities are on-par with more expensive players.

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  • For most household uses, a domestic power wash machine will be suitable; however for commercial use, or for large and frequent domestic tasks, a larger, more robust machine might be required.

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  • Fast processors, large amounts of memory and robust graphic cards are three features too look for in a gaming computer.

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  • A mother cat will wave her tail when her kittens are getting too robust, warning them that she does not want to play.

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  • Many new floorings have been rigorously tested to ensure that they are robust and that they will provide many years of good service.

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  • The wood that is used, for instance, does not need to be of the best quality as long as it is sound and robust.

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  • The Art Institute - Ai has 35 campuses in North America along with a robust online program.

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  • They are perfect as a condiment with their robust taste.

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  • Robust Color: Every color, even black, seems to appear that much richer when it has the Gucci label.

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  • Scholastic has a robust website, where readers can scour our titles and find the right ones.

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  • Pick a richly flavored, robust cake that's moist, hearty and offers some kick.

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  • The girl weighed in at a healthy five pounds, seven ounces and the boy, a robust six pounds.

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  • Many Pug owners can't resist dressing up these adorable little dogs, but finding clothes tailored to fit the Pug's robust frame can be a bit of a challenge.

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  • To secure a good display of flower, however, the best time to sow is in August, and the soil should be a light one, where the seed can germinate freely, and where the plants will not become too robust before winter sets in.

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  • As regards the plants themselves, all but those of proved vigour and hardiness have been rejected; in fact, so robust are many of those here enumerated as to have reached the thickness of an old Vine stem.

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  • There are many varieties, the most notable being one called californicus, a more robust and darker-flowered form.

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  • It is hardy, and though not so robust in habit as H. fulva, it increases rapidly, and where the soil is good, might be naturalised.

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  • Eremurus Aitchisonii - A fine kind from Afghanistan, where it grows on ridges of the hills nearly 12,000 feet above sea-level, bearing in June dense spikes of pale reddish flowers, robust, and on stems from 3 to 5 feet high.

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  • Breweri, an elegant new annual, more robust, and with red flowers of a deeper, richer color than E. grandiflorum.

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  • Eulalia Japonica - A hardy and ornamental perennial grass of robust growth, 6 to 7 feet high.

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  • Another kind from the Balkans is the Bereczki Quince (also known as the Vranja, from its native place), a tree of robust growth with large leaves, very free even from a small size in its large golden fruits with a clear shining skin.

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  • The robust kinds resemble the Spiraeas of the Aruncus group, but are bolder, and perhaps better suited for the margin of water.

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  • P. autumnale, or chinense, from China and Japan, is taller and more robust than P. grandiflorum, with narrower leaves, but more dense, and its flowers, though smaller, are pretty evenly distributed along the upper half of the stems.

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  • G. macrophylla is robust natural form of this, with much larger bright green leaves, so thick as to be almost succulent.

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  • Japanese Guelder Rose (Viburnum Plicatum) - A very sturdy, robust, flowering shrub.

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  • The most robust will not require a stake higher than 4 feet.

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  • The best kinds are N. odorus (Campernelle) and rugulosus, a more robust form, with larger flowers.

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  • Nearly all the golden kinds are robust and easily grown, and the bicolor group are even more so, but, speaking broadly, the delicate sulphur and white sorts are tender and unsatisfactory, except on the most favourable soils.

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  • The plants are all robust, although varying much in color of flower and in stature.

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  • N. stellaris has narrow perianth lobes, and N. jonquilloides is a robust form from Spain.

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  • To produce the best results these charming plants must be strongly grown, and robust specimens can only be obtained by thin sowing.

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  • The Japanese Maples are beautiful, but not quite robust, except in favoured districts.

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  • The variety grandiflora has larger flowers and is more robust, while the variety microphylla is remarkable for finely-divided leaves and smaller flowers.

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  • Alstromeria Pelegrina - Not so tall or robust as the last; but the flowers are larger, whitish, and beautifully streaked, and veined with purple.

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  • Though less brilliant than most of the species, it is one of the hardiest, and is distinct and robust.

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  • Kniphofia Foliosa - Almost the counterpart of K. caulescens, but it has distinct stems, being also one of the most robust of all the Kniphofias, and easily distinguished by its broadish leaves and its protruding stamens.

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  • The variety disticha, which is quite distinct from the type, is more robust, its leaves broader, and flower-tube shorter; two or three heads of bright deep yellow flowers are borne on the same stem in August.

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  • Nymphaea Alba Arethusa - A plant of strong growth and very free, coming near Laydekeri fulgens in its bright crimson color, but larger in flower and more robust.

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  • A plant of robust growth and free in flower.

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  • Soil can be easily amended, and a rich soil leads to healthy, robust vegetables.

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  • This will give your garden a robust head start.

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  • Hydroponic systems are a great way to produce healthy, robust plants for any purpose.

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  • The wire artist will use the twists and turns in the wire as a design feature and the finished result can either by light and airy or more dense and robust.

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  • Wooden earring trees are quite robust and are ideal for young children.

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  • If a bracelet is to be worn everyday then it is important to pick a bracelet that is robust enough for everyday wear.

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  • Even hoop earrings, which are relatively robust, can get pulled out of shape or damaged if they are not stored correctly.

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  • The composition of the soil is more robust and open to better air circulation.

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  • Adjustments in nutrients or soil pH can give your lawn the competitive edge for robust growth.

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  • If hitting the gym isn't your thing, golfing, riding bikes or swimming laps will all help you stay fit and robust as you age.

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  • These expenses can quickly destroy even the most robust of retirement savings.

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  • The story is so rich and robust that you really may need some cheats and secrets to uncover everything it has to offer.

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  • There are new maps being released all the time, but since this is an older Linux game, support and development is nowhere near as robust as it once was.

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  • The game is really two games in one, as it includes a single player adventure styled in the classic Metroid flavor, but it also has an extremely robust multiplayer mode that utilizes Nintendo's Wi-Fi connection service.

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  • The gameplay is simple enough for beginners, yet robust enough for veterans.

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  • It is not quite as robust as an Apple iPod, but it gets the job done.

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  • The team from EA Sports has once again outdone themselves, producing not only one of the best-looking games in the series, but also one of the most robust and realistic depictions of the real game.

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  • The single player mode is more robust than previous Kart incarnations.

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  • Even though the tool is quite robust, the interface is very simple and straightforward.

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  • Some analysts and reviewers have noted that the wrestler creation mode is more robust than other similar games, giving you full control over every aspect of your created wrestler.

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  • But the Single Player mode is surprisingly robust and features a number of challenges when your friends aren't around.

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  • Throw in an extremely addictive and robust system of combos, challenging computer opponents, and a good helping of multiplayer fun and you have a winner.

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  • So not only can you play Bounce Out online from your browser, you can get a more robust version to download and play whenever you like!

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  • Marmalade and mincemeat mix with a jammy richness to make this a robust effort.

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  • A very sweet, dessert wine is best paired with some very salty cheese, while a mild cheese needs a robust wine to set off the flavors.

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  • Grenache is a robust grape doesn't wilt under the hot Mediterranean sun, doesn't parch from dry air, and its sturdy vines don't break against a stiff wind.

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  • Meaning simpler wines for simpler foods, robust to robust, delicate to delicate.

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  • The term brooding is a positive description given to wine that is robust and very complex.

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  • Wines described as robust are similar to big and full-bodied wines, but with stronger flavors and aroma's.

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  • A dark, robust colored red wine best served chilled.

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  • While the market for gaming has never been as robust as those for business applications, there are still companies dedicated solely to making entertainment for the Palm.

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  • Earlier versions of Bluetooth would lose connectivity when the two devices were more than a couple feet apart, but more modern devices are able to withstand a fairly robust connection at 30 feet or more.

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  • Called Podcaster, this podcast application is actually more robust than iTunes in that it can download new podcast content over the air.

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  • The Palm Treo line, which certainly robust, did not have the same kind of appeal as alternatives like the BlackBerry.

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  • The iPhone is well-known for its incredibly robust App Store, offering users a wide range of applications that can be installed wirelessly on the Apple mobile device.

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  • That's because the TracFone browser may not be robust enough to render the sites or the sites may be blocked.

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  • The Droid X has the Android Market and, while it is making progress, it is nowhere near as large and robust as the App Store.

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  • This could have to do with the robust Verizon Wireless network.

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  • Thankfully, the online community is very robust and you can always use your favorite search engine to look for help.

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  • It may not be quite as powerful or robust as the more modern applications available on newer devices, but they can still get the job done for the average user.

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  • Robust health and beauty can also skew birth order expectations.

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  • Other communities such as Hip Hop Pow provide content for free, but it's going to not be as robust as the other, paid sites.

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  • At the same time, new Latin dances blending the cultural styles have generated a strong and robust movement vocabulary.

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  • In a robust economy, everyone is buying and selling at competitive-but not particularly outlandish-prices.

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  • We want to continue to offer robust learning environments that include video, audio, text, etc. for the students.

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  • Find out what other resources the school provides - like online tutoring for math or an online writing center and make sure the school has a robust online library for student use.

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  • Puritan's Pride has been in business over 50 years and today sells vitamins, supplements, herbs and more through mail order catalogs and a robust website.

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  • These self-fabric fasteners range from teeny-tiny spaghetti straps to robust drapes of fabric that can be worn in a variety of ways.

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  • Today, the company produces some of the most robust - and expensive - juicers on the market.

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  • New innovations for Dust Busters include cyclone technology, more robust filters, and better methods of charging the batteries.

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  • Some of the more delicate designs may be better suited to indoor use, while more robust globes may make great outdoor candle lanterns.

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  • Candle holders for use outdoors need to be more robust and rugged than those designed for indoor use.

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  • Their robust nature means that they are able to withstand the knocks and bumps which items worn on the wrist often receive.

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  • It is not designed for occasional wear and is very much the choice of active and busy persons looking for a watch that looks good, has great features yet is robust and will withstand extreme conditions.

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  • It is therefore important that the chain is robust enough to ensure that the pendant watch is held securely.

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  • A watch that is for an active person, for instance, should be robust and have a practical hard wearing strap or band.

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  • The concept is that, as business needs grow, free product owners will become paying consumers as they upgrade to a more robust, feature-packed version.

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  • Microsoft offers a robust accounting program that integrates with eBay and PayPal transactions along with traditional accounting features.

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  • Other editions available currently include an Enterprise Edition, which works better across multiple departments and offers more robust features than the Service Provider Edition.

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  • Use these examples and create a robust business plan that includes all the components investors need to assess a new company as well as the information established businesses need to continue their success.

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  • A lower-cut spankie may not ever go over the skirt waistband - but more robust and curvy cheerleaders may find that the cut of these don't flatter their bodies very well.

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  • A robust sound equalizer system lets you customize how you hear your music to your liking, even add tons of bass for the rocker within.

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  • Although you can consider the top music download sites where you can get your tunes directly, the Bit Torrent protocol is much more robust and can result in much faster and more efficient downloads.

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  • While they are probably the easiest services to use in terms of interface, they also are not quite as secure or controllable as the more robust blogging platforms listed above.

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  • We recently created a Facebook Fan application so we can highlight our new widgets and create a robust Facebook profile for ExerciseTV.

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  • It has become a way for the company to develop a robust support database, answering real issues from real customers, constantly updated with current information..

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  • Turbo Tax costs more than most competing products but offers ease-of-use and robust features for preparing your taxes and maximizing deductions.

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  • These sites are able to get away with giving away these kinds of free web frame templates through advertising more robust designs for paying clients.

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  • Each of these will also be available in a more robust form via a small fee on the website.

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  • Simply by inhaling the mists released by any of these items, we can make our constitutions more robust and can increase our bodies' ability to fight microorganisms.

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  • This program features coffee in blends such as Smooth, Bold, Rich and Robust Decaf.

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  • In fact, not only do they exist, they are actually very robust, fun, and effective.

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  • These robust bags stand up to even the most stressful maneuvers, and are built with details that secure the laptop and prevent it from suffering damage.

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  • Tight knitting with a bulky yarn will make a robust fabric, but not one that will drape well.

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  • Grade B maple syrup is darker and has a more robust taste than grade A maple syrup and has about the same calories as white cane sugar.

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  • A sprinter, for instance, could improve sprinting speed as the anaerobic system becomes more robust and more effective at generating energy quickly.

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  • Making and enjoying a robust cup of French press coffee shouldn't take very long.

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  • Shared hosting - For businesses that do not want to invest in an entire server, but still need a robust connection to the internet and a professionally managed machine to host their sit on, shared hosting is the way to go.

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  • Because it is such a robust web design program, Microsoft FrontPage resources tutorials are a necessary part of any web designer's toolkit.

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  • There are many smaller companies such as ServInt that are actually just as reliable and robust as the big names, but they simply can't spend as much in advertising.

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  • Not long after, two Israeli programmers, Zeev Suraski and Andi Gutmans, took up the project and turned it into a much more robust programming platform.

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  • In fact, many programmers use JavaScript to dip their toes in the world of code before moving on to more robust languages like Java or Ruby.

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  • If you are looking for more than a blog, you will need a more robust design environment.

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  • Easier to learn than Dreamweaver, the robust application includes many themes and plug-ins designed to give complete control and flexibility to web developers for whatever they want to create.

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  • As java-based websites become more robust, the various programming libraries and other parts of the server also need to be customized and tailored to the needs of the individual site.

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  • A large salad bar is suitable to vegetarian guests, and restaurant patrons can finish their meals with a robust cheesecake or a delicate chocolate mousse.

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  • bolstered by the fact that DVT has experienced robust yearly growth in every year of its 13 year history.

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  • The robust Vario chassis cab is ideal for a huge range of jobs.

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  • The robust outer casing is designed to cope with heavy usage even in public places.

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