The two assertions are not to be reconciled by pointing out that Professor Tornebohm underestimated, for instance crediting the United States with only 1 1 billion tons, whereas the United States Geological Survey's expert credits that country with from ten to twenty times this quantity; nor by pointing out that only certain parts of Europe and a relatively small part of North America have thus far been carefully explored for iron ore, and that the rest of these two continents and South America, Asia and Africa may reasonably be expected to yield very great stores of iron, and that pyrite, one of the richest and most abundant of ores, has not been included.
And," he added, "we underestimated you—he'd changed names so much we didn't think you'd ever find him."
Finally, Lydia said, "I told your wife I was going to ask you," then added, "I really underestimated that woman."
While the political element in the development of the Hanseatic League must not be underestimated, it was not so formative as the economic. The foundation was laid for the growth of German towns along the southern shore of the Baltic by the great movement of German colonization of Slavic territory east of the Elbe.
The guardsman struck with nonchalance that told Jule just how much he was being underestimated.
He recognized the danger of the recall of the old parlement, but was unable effectively to oppose it, since he had been associated with the dismissal of Maupeou and Terray, and seems to have underestimated its power.
More especially since the time of Capellus the value of the Septuagint for correcting the Hebrew text has been recognized; but it has often been used uncritically, and the correctness of the Hebrew text underlying it in comparison with the text of the Hebrew MSS., though still perhaps most generally underestimated, has certainly at times been exaggerated.
He had underestimated the force of public opinion, but he was conscientiously convinced that a Conservative ministry was necessary to Denmark at this crisis.
An examiner may have underestimated the time required to answer the questions which he has set; this will be obvious if with a large number of candidates (say 300 or 400) none approaches the maximum mark.
But Marmont's manoeuvring and marching power had been underestimated, and on the 21st of July while Wellington's position covered Salamanca, and but indirectly his line of communications through Ciudad Rodrigo, Marmont had reached a point from which he hoped to interpose between Wellington and Portugal, on the Ciudad Rodrigo road.
frailty of man ever be underestimated?
The latter, judging from the tenor of some of his telegrams, believed that to accomplish this work entailed the suppression of the mahdis revolt, the strength of which he at first greatly underestimated.
Part of me couldn't believe our Delabama stalker could track us down but I'd underestimated the opposition in the past.
Peace cannot be underestimated, A'Ran.
Ne'Rin underestimated her if he thought she wouldn't be able to figure this much out!
We underestimated the PMF.
And," he added, "we underestimated youâ€”he'd changed names so much we didn't think you'd ever find him."
The economic importance of recreational angling has often been underestimated or ignored by decision-makers but this situation is changing.
arrogance of the elites should never be underestimated.
enthusiasm for the subject should not be underestimated.
overestimated in these regions and underestimated in regions with ' outflows ' of commuters.
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Yet I think Rand underestimated the resilience of Western civilization.
underestimated when compared to more traditional paths like law or medicine.
Many people warned that Peto's previous work grossly underestimated the extent of the risk from asbestos.
The potential danger of these creatures should not be underestimated for their poison is 75% the strength of cobra venom, .
Saddam underestimated the Iranian resistance, typified by young zealots pouring across mine fields to attack Iraqi troops who had occupied their land.
The cost of these works had been underestimated, and the report of the Select Committee of the Post Office (Telegraph Department), 1876, states that " the committee have not received any full and satisfactory explanation of the great differences between the estimated expenditure of 1869 and the actual expenditure incurred up to 1876."
In this respect he was a precursor of Peter the Great, but he greatly underestimated the difficulties of the task.
What he has underestimated is the stoic nature of the British people.
I think previously a language degree was underestimated when compared to more traditional paths like law or medicine.
Many people warned that Peto 's previous work grossly underestimated the extent of the risk from asbestos.
Underestimated numbers of SARS infection On 16 April, WHO claimed that China was vastly underreporting cases of SARS.
Hearing loss from chemotherapy underestimated Hearing loss caused by chemotherapy is underreported by the medical community.
How stress affects overall health is highly underestimated.
Being a twin is a special experience that should never be underestimated.
The nutritional value of raw vegetables should never be underestimated.
The combination of detailed financial knowledge with business expertise cannot be underestimated.
The importance of PWDCA and other dog breed clubs cannot be underestimated.
Seeing as kitchen cabinets take a lot of abuse (constant opening and closing, having items moved around within them), the importance of this step shouldn't be underestimated.
However, the benefit of being able to place your hands on the right pair of earrings quickly and easily is not to be underestimated and helps to make the organization of earrings worthwhile.
The number of stepfamilies is underestimated because the U.S. Census Bureau did not as of 2004 recognize that a child can be a member of two stepfamilies; only the household where the child lives the majority of the time is counted.
The threat posed to parental and family mental health from the trauma accompanying an abnormal test result cannot be underestimated.
It is possible that this number may be markedly underestimated.
"Ectoparasites-The Underestimated Realm."
Miscarriage grief should not be underestimated.
Shopping via color is also an underestimated and underutilized tool of this online site because it's easy to find shades of fabric that complement your skin tone.
This gives the operator a great deal of control and prevents mistakenly pureeing foods, a problem that often occurs when the power of the motor and blades is underestimated.
For example, if you've completely underestimated the cost of groceries for your family of five, you'll have trouble sticking to your budget even if you're perfectly responsible in all of the other categories.
The Survivor women have sometimes been underestimated by their male counterparts but have proven time again that they have what it takes to win challenges and play the game.
It was such a fun part, Lillie was very much underestimated by her peers and she was very much in love with Julian.
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