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unexpected

unexpected Sentence Examples

  • Her breath escaped in an unexpected sigh.

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  • What an unexpected surprise.

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  • The unexpected information was coming so fast it was hard to absorb.

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  • Just an unexpected memory, I guess.

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  • His gentleness was unexpected as he examined the wrapped injury.

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  • His gentleness was unexpected as he examined the wrapped injury.

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  • How will they feel about an unexpected guest?

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  • But then something totally unexpected happened.

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  • Yeah, so did I, but we had some unexpected help.

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  • I learned this, at least, by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

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  • "I'm just happy you're alive," he said, touching her face in an unexpected display of tenderness Lana studied his chiseled features, which didn't seem capable of much emotion at all.

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  • The offer of a truce gave the only, and a quite unexpected, chance of saving the army.

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  • Brandon Westlake, the only other guest of long standing, was off on an early morning photo shoot but an unexpected prodigal returned to Bird Song just as the second batch of cinnamon rolls rolled out of the oven.

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  • He dwelled on the unexpected lack of emotion.

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  • Now, about this unexpected visit.

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  • She wanted nothing to do with this world or its inhabitants, despite that unexpected, intimate connection with the most beautiful man she'd ever seen.

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  • I can follow the threads, but no one else can, and there's always the chance that something unexpected gets caught up in them.

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  • With an unexpected reverberation in his voice Pierre rapidly began:

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  • "Unexpected," she repeated, face warm.

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  • An unexpected heat jarred her to her core, and the earth beneath her feet shook violently enough to rattle her teeth.

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  • The force was, however, compelled to retreat owing to the unexpected appearance of the main Zulu army, which nearly outflanked the British.

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  • The bonus of his day helping her out of her funk turned out to be an unexpected surprise.

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  • I missed Betsy desperately and the idea of a couple of unexpected days with her was inviting, regardless of the reason.

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  • Engulfed by a wave of homesickness, she turned away, shrugging off the unexpected emotion.

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  • Napoleon was surprised by the news of Prussia's mobilization; he had come to regard her as a negligible quantity, and now he found that her unexpected sensitiveness on points of honour was about to revivify the Third Coalition against France.

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  • She surprised by her unexpected visit and I am sorely inconvenienced by her presence that blocks my egress.

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  • Of course, politics being what it is, the Peace Dividend was spent a dozen times over by as many special interests who felt they were the most deserving of such an unexpected largess.

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  • When visitors came in larger and unexpected numbers there was but the third chair for them all, but they generally economized the room by standing up.

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  • We have to foJiow the fortunes of unexpected allies, upon whom in no small measure his success depended.

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  • breaking out occasionally into armed conflicts, and among the princes of the other principalities the old struggle for precedence and territory went on unceasingly until it was suddenly interrupted, in the first half of the thirteenth century, by the unexpected irruption of an irresistible foreign foe coming from the mysterious.

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  • But this " critical value " of the force is found to depend in an unexpected manner upon the hardness of the steel; the critical value diminishes as the hardness becomes greater up to a certain point, corresponding to a yellow temper, after which it increases and with the hardest steel becomes very high.

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  • He never wanted to deal with the unexpected in his personal life again.

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  • On the receipts side of this budget were comprised the Austrian indemnity for the annexation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (£T2,50o,000), cash and securities belonging to the deposed sultan (£TI,600,000), sale of old guns (£T300,000), sale of lands and other property recovered from civil list encroachments (£T908,000), and finally the unexpected balance of the proceeds of the 1908 loan (£T6J5,000), the whole forming an aggregate total of £T5,963,000.

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  • The fixed given points of intuitionalism furnish Hamilton with one of his arguments in his unexpected development towards a sceptical or " faith philosophy."

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  • Recent investigation has thrown a new and unexpected light on the art, the monuments and the topography of the ancient city.

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  • As in Limulus, so in Scorpio, this unexpected somite and its appendages disappear in the course of development.

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  • Grave as most of his writings are, they include a short description of a crossing from Jersey to Granville, in which he satirizes English character and customs, and reveals an unexpected sense of humour.

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  • The fixed given points of intuitionalism furnish Hamilton with one of his arguments in his unexpected development towards a sceptical or " faith philosophy."

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  • The reawakened power of life that had seized Natasha was so evidently irrepressible and unexpected by her that in her presence Princess Mary felt that she had no right to reproach her even in her heart.

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  • When by the aid of man they surmount these, they often dominate with unexpected vigour the native vegetation amongst which they are colonists.

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  • To the Israelites, however, it was a miracle, an unexpected intervention on the part of Yahweh, and the first of many marvels which he performed on behalf of the people of his choice.

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  • His unexpected recovery revived his father's hopes for his education, hitherto so much neglected if judged by ordinary standards; and accordingly in January 1752 he was placed at Esher, Surrey, under the care of Dr Francis, the well-known translator of Horace.

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  • It was necessary to fight an unexpected battle at Smolensk to save our lines of communication.

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  • The picture of the Blessed Virgin and Child, which De Rossi ascribed to the 2nd, if not to the 1st century, has received an unexpected proof of its antiquity.

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  • He was delighted at the unexpected rapidity of his pupil's progress, but could not abandon the edifice of argument he had laboriously constructed.

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  • In the middle of the summer Princess Mary received an unexpected letter from Prince Andrew in Switzerland in which he gave her strange and surprising news.

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  • "Was I unexpected?" she asked.

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  • Some experiments were next undertaken with the view of ascertaining how far magnetic changes of length in iron were dependent upon the hardness of the metal, and the unexpected result was arrived at that softening produces the same effect as tensile stress; it depresses the elongation curve, diminishing the maximum extension, and reducing the " critical value " of the magnetizing force.

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  • Though the overthrow of the imperial dynasty was totally unexpected throughout, the new regime was accepted without any disturbances.

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  • "Ah!" exclaimed Rostopchin, as if struck by an unexpected recollection.

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  • The dredgings of the " Vega " expedition in the Arctic Ocean disclosed an unexpected wealth of marine fauna, and those of L.

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  • The citizens were so pleased at this unexpected occurrence that they willingly lent the king £¦000 in 1488, which he required for military preparations against France.

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  • The citizens were so pleased at this unexpected occurrence that they willingly lent the king £¦000 in 1488, which he required for military preparations against France.

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  • Soc., 1890, 48, 1) also noticed some peculiarities of an unexpected nature in the magnetic properties of the nickel-steel alloys already referred to.

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  • Fortunately the Prussians here derived an unexpected advantage from the shape of the ground, and indeed from the weather.

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  • Michelson's ingenious echelon grating constitutes a realization in an unexpected manner of what was thought to be impracticable.

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  • But Napoleon had dressed and come out with such unexpected rapidity that he had not time to finish arranging the surprise.

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  • Spanish rule, however, came unexpectedly to an end by the retrocession of Louisiana to France in 1800; and French dominion gave way in turn in 1803 - as the result of a chain of events even more unexpected, startling, and for the United States fortunate - to the rule of the last-named country.

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  • First he spun her round, holding her now with his left, now with his right hand, then falling on one knee he twirled her round him, and again jumping up, dashed so impetuously forward that it seemed as if he would rush through the whole suite of rooms without drawing breath, and then he suddenly stopped and performed some new and unexpected steps.

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  • And he suddenly smiled, in an unexpected and tenderly paternal way.

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  • In his soul there suddenly arose such an unexpected turmoil of youthful thoughts and hopes, contrary to the whole tenor of his life, that unable to explain his condition to himself he lay down and fell asleep at once.

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  • The unexpected news of the French having crossed the Niemen was particularly startling after a month of unfulfilled expectations, and at a ball.

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  • He paused and then suddenly seeing the pistol on the table seized it with unexpected rapidity and ran out into the corridor.

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  • This unexpected and, as it seemed to Nicholas, quite voluntary letter from Sonya freed him from the knot that fettered him and from which there had seemed no escape.

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  • But in 1756, when the government was evidently approaching its fall, an unexpected vacancy occurred in the chief justiceship of the king's bench, and he claimed the office, being at the same time raised to the peerage as Baron Mansfield.

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  • 26-3 r, assumed unexpected dimensions when the Ammonites procured the aid of their Aramean neighbours.

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  • But in 1756, when the government was evidently approaching its fall, an unexpected vacancy occurred in the chief justiceship of the king's bench, and he claimed the office, being at the same time raised to the peerage as Baron Mansfield.

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  • All this was vivid, majestic, and unexpected; but what impressed Pierre most of all was the view of the battlefield itself, of Borodino and the hollows on both sides of the Kolocha.

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  • And suddenly a new unexpected memory from that realm of pure and loving childhood presented itself to him.

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  • It was the unexpected realization of the fact that he still valued life as presented to him in the form of his love for Natasha, and a last, though ultimately vanquished, attack of terror before the unknown.

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  • Knowing that Natasha asked nothing for herself, and gave him commissions for others only when he himself had offered to undertake them, he now found an unexpected and childlike pleasure in this purchase of presents for everyone in the house, and never forgot anything.

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  • "Just so, just so," repeated the countess, and shaking all over, she went off into a good humored, unexpected, elderly laugh.

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  • It was as if she feared this strange, unexpected happiness of meeting again the very man she had then chosen (she was firmly convinced she had done so) and of finding him, as it seemed, not indifferent to her.

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  • Already from his military experience and what he had seen in the Austrian campaign, he had come to the conclusion that in war the most deeply considered plans have no significance and that all depends on the way unexpected movements of the enemy--that cannot be foreseen--are met, and on how and by whom the whole matter is handled.

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  • A joyful, unexpected frenzy, of which he had thought himself incapable, possessed him.

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  • In spite of the many improvements introduced by Rowland and of the care with which his observations were made, recent workers have come to the conclusion that .errors of unexpected amount have crept into his measurements of wave-lengths, and there is even a disposition to discard the grating altogether for fundamental work in favour of the so-called " interference methods," as developed by A.

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  • Sixteen battleships entered the Straits to participate in the encounter, the manoeuvring of so large a number of great vessels in this narrow space was a matter of some difficulty and also gave excellent targets for the Turkish artillery, which replied to their fire with unexpected spirit.

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  • From all these reports it was evident that where they had expected to meet a single division there was now the whole French army marching from Moscow in an unexpected direction--along the Kaluga road.

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  • During the war in Italy he is several times on the verge of destruction and each time is saved in an unexpected manner.

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  • " After the unexpected literary success of Indiana I returned to Berri in 1832 and found a pleasure in painting the scenes with which I had been familiar from a child.

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  • " Her liaison with Jules Sandeau, which lasted more than a year, was abruptly terminated by the discovery in their apartment on an unexpected return from Nohant of une blanchisseuse quelconque.

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  • " Her liaison with Jules Sandeau, which lasted more than a year, was abruptly terminated by the discovery in their apartment on an unexpected return from Nohant of une blanchisseuse quelconque.

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  • Towards the end of his life Ivan was partially consoled for his failure in the west by the unexpected acquisition of the kingdom of Siberia in the east, which was first subdued by the Cossack hetman Ermak or Yermak in 1581.

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  • Among many lectureships, the Gifford Lectures are supposed to be strictly appropriated to Natural Theology; yet subjects and 2 Dr MacTaggart's beliefs once more present themselves as an unexpected modern type (Studies in Hegelian Cosmology, chap. iii.).

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  • At dawn they made an unexpected attack upon the main body and routed it.

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  • Hardly had he assumed office when the unexpected death of Victor Emmanuel II.

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  • The chuckle was as welcome as it was unexpected.

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  • Not that it wasn't true - simply unexpected.

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  • My wife's pronouncement wasn't unexpected.

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  • His mood swings weren't unexpected.

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  • One direct result of this pragmatism was unexpected.

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  • But Piero's unexpected energy upset the schemes of his enemies.

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  • The totally unexpected AngloPrussian alliance had justified the arguments of his enemies that England was impossible, while his hatred of France prevented him from adopting the only alternative of an alliance with her.

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  • The choice was unexpected, but Meade justified it by his conduct of the operations, and in the famous three days' battle he inflicted a complete defeat on General Lee's army.

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  • On the division on Mr Roebuck's motion the government was beaten by the unexpected majority of 157.

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  • Thus we hear of temples dedicated to Juventas=Hebe (191 B.C.), Diana=Artemis (179 B.C.), Mars=Ares (138 B.C.), and find even such unexpected identifications as that of the Bona Dea - a cult title of the ancient Fauna, the female counterpart of the countryside numen Faunus - with a Greek goddess of women, Damia.

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  • The approach to his house was free, and he loved to pass through the city unattended and to pay unexpected visits to his friends.

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  • (e) A position-micrometer is attached to the finder to enable the observer to select comparison stars for observation with some unexpected object.

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  • His plan was accepted, but " a lateral influence suddenly made itself felt, and the completely unexpected result was war."

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  • on the 23rd of June an unexpected sortie of the Russian Port Arthur squadron paralysed the Japanese land offensive.

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  • By personal detective work, that is, by visiting police stations at unexpected times and by making the rounds at night of disorderly places which were suspected of violating the law, he not only displayed personal courage in positions of some danger, but aroused public opinion.

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  • But independently of the public anxieties of the war, and of those aroused by the violent and unexpected outbreak of fanaticism in China, the year brought deep private griefs to the queen.

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  • There is little doubt that for the last ten or fifteen years of his life, if, not from the time of his quarrel with Diderot and Madame d'Epinay, Rousseau was not wholly sane - the combined influence of late and unexpected literary fame and of constant solitude and discomfort acting upon his excitable temperament so as to overthrow the balance, never very stable, of his fine and acute but unrobust intellect.

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  • The next few years were chiefly distinguished by remarkable speeches which displayed the prince in the unexpected character of a great orator.

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  • But the unexpected fall of Arkona had terrified the garrison, which surrendered unconditionally at the first appearance of the Danish ships.

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  • All troops on both sides hurried to the unexpected battlefield, and after a great three days' battle, the Army of the Potomac emerged at last with a decisive victory.

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  • The claims of the railways, however, necessitated retrenchment on official salaries, and the president's plan for conversion of the debt roused unexpected and successful opposition in an ordinarily subservient Congress.

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  • Not only has the number of known forms been greatly multiplied, but the study of the biology and life-history of the parasites has been attended in some cases with remarkable and unexpected results.

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  • By Tycho's unexpected death (Oct.

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  • After in vain attempting to conciliate Vitellius by the offer of a share in the empire, Otho, with unexpected vigour, prepared for war.

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  • More unexpected still was the effect produced at Brixellum by the news of the battle.

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  • He then effected an unexpected reconciliation with Esau, passed to Succoth, where he built "booths" for his cattle (hence its name), and reached Shechem.

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  • The former treatise (chap. 9), under the head of examples (7rapabeiyµara), gives historical examples of the unexpected in war for the years 4 0 3, 371, 35 8, concluding with the year 340, in which the Corinthians, coming with nine triremes to the assistance of the Syracusans, defeated the Carthaginians who were blockading Syracuse with 150 ships.

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  • These results were unexpected, and, in fact, inexplicable by existing theories; and an examination of the telescope showed that the observed anomalies were not due to instrumental errors.

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  • He uses this psychical causality to carry out his voluntarism into detail, regarding it as an agency of will directed to ends, causing association and understanding, and further acting on a principle which he calls the heterogony of ends; remarking very truly that each particular will is directed to particular ends, but that beyond these ends effects follow as unexpected consequences, and that this heterogony produces social effects which we call custom.

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  • This totally unexpected attack, conducted from first to last with consummate ability and lightning-like rapidity, had a paralysing effect upon Denmark.

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  • Sometimes various lichens occur abnormally in such unexpected habitats as dried dung of sheep, bleached bones of reindeer and whales, old leather, iron and glass, in districts where the species are abundant.

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  • Finally, the improvement in the quality of the iron which resulted from thus completely freeing it from the gangue turned out to be a great and unexpected merit of the indirect process, probably the merit which enabled it, in spite of its complexity, to drive out the direct process.

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  • Its versatile cries and actions, as seen and heard by those who penetrate the solitude of the northern forests it inhabits, can never be forgotten by one who has had experience of them, any more than the pleasing sight of its rust-coloured tail, which an occasional gleam of sunshine will light up into a brilliancy quite unexpected by those who have only surveyed the bird's otherwise gloomy appearance in the glass-case of a museum.

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  • In the unexpected prolongation of the war, volunteer enlistments became too slow to replenish the waste of armies, and in 1863 the government was forced to resort to a draft.

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  • Enraged by this unexpected arrogance, Henry summoned a synod of German bishops to Worms in January 1076, and Hildebrand was declared deposed.

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  • Henry had looked for no such result as this; he did not understand the influences which lay beneath the surface and was horrified by his unexpected isolation.

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  • The new government displayed unexpected energy, ability and strength.

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  • Yet the war, if it revealed the weakness of the Austrian monarchy, revealed also unexpected sources of strength.

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  • Here he met with unexpected opposition on the part of the prime minister, Nubar Pasha, and a conflict ensued which ended in Nubars retirement in June 1888.

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  • Whatever be the ultimate verdict, the association of antlers - and these, be it noticed, conforming almost exactly with the forked type characteristic of American deer - with an antilopine type of skull, skeleton and teeth in Merycodus is a most interesting and unexpected feature.

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  • This totally unexpected defeat greatly embittered him.

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  • This new and unexpected knowledge, and modern improvements in the science of excavation, have led to the reexploration of several old sites.

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  • In the heights of Harden (2651 ft.) and Whitecoomb (2695), whence the Clyde, Tweed, Annan, and Moffat Water descend, the high moorlands have been scarped into gloomy corries, with crags and talus-slopes, which form a series of landscapes all the more striking from the abrupt and unexpected contrast which they offer to everything around them.

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  • A Technical Schools Act, passed in 1887, was applied by a few local authorities; but in 1890 funds were by chance made available from an unexpected source, and devoted to the purposes of technical and secondary education.

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  • Certainly no plot was laid by James to entrap the Ruthvens, and the only question is, was the brawl in which they fell accidental, or had a plot hatched in deep secrecy been frustrated by unexpected circumstances?

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  • Observed cases of correlation cover almost every kind of anatomical and physiological fact, and range from simple cases such as the relation between height of body and length of face to such an unexpected nexus as that between fertility and height in mothers of daughters.

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  • The promotion was unexpected, and was accompanied by expressions from the king which made it still more honourable, as showing that if he had been in some things too subservient, it was from no abject, selfseeking policy of his own.

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  • Of His teaching we have heard nothing, except in the occasional sentences by which He justified some of His unexpected actions.

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  • The action was so unexpected that his contemporaries felt bound to give all manner of explanations which have been woven into accounts which are legendary.

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  • The unexpected effect of the Theses was that the sale of Indulgences began to decline rapidly, and the archbishop of Mainz, disappointed in his hopes of revenue, sent a copy to Rome.

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  • After overcoming the natural difficulties of a malarious climate and precipitous hills, the sepoys were on several occasions fairly worsted by the unexpected bravery of the little Gurkhas, whose heavy knives or kukris dealt terrible execution.

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  • By his unexpected appearance he sometimes inspires men with sudden terror - hence the expression "panic" fear.

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  • Especial importance attaches to the unexpected discovery by Whitehead of a new and peculiar mammalian fauna, inhabiting a small plateau on the top of Mt Data, in north Luzon, at an altitude of more than 7000 ft.

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  • The situation, however, was rapidly changed by the unexpected results of the armed intervention of the Allies.

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  • And this unexpected lack of spirit was communicating itself to some of the reserves.

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  • The behaviour of the majority of the troops had been beyond all praise, but all were now worn-out, physically fatigued by the long trial of the retreat and suffering from the great moral depression caused by unexpected defeat and retirement from the lines they had held so long.

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  • All that can be said is that an attack along these roads was apparently unexpected; that it came; and that it had much to do with the disaster that followed.

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  • 2 This thoroughly historical fragment is followed by two narratives which tell how the king sent an official from Lachish to demand the submission of Hezekiah and conclude with the unexpected deliverance of Jerusalem.

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  • This was the accusation of bribery and corrupt dealings in chancery suits, an accusation apparently wholly unexpected by Bacon, and the possibility of which he seems never to have contemplated until it was actually brought against him.

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  • He journeyed to Jerusalem, and there was the instrument for conferring unexpected services on the community.

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  • Upon this latter phase the pseudepigraphical and apocalyptical writings have shed much unexpected light in linking the Old Testament with both Christian and Rabbinical theology.

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  • Her mother, Elizabeth, co-heiress of Aske in Yorkshire, was the earliest of that little band of women-friends whose correspondence with Knox on religious matters throws an unexpected light on his discriminating tenderness of heart.

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  • Unfortunately, the obstructions thrown in the way of this settlement by the Persian commissioner, the untoward appearance at Bampur of an unexpected body of Kalatis, and the absence of definite instructions marred the fulfilment of the programme sketched out; but a line of boundary was proposed, which wa~ afterwards accepted by the litigants.

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  • In 370 Agesilaus tried to restore Spartan prestige by an invasion of Mantinean territory, and his prudence and heroism saved Sparta when her enemies, led by Epaminondas, penetrated Laconia that same year, and again in 362 when they all but succeeded in seizing the city by a rapid and unexpected march.

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  • His unexpected strength, due.

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  • By these citations attention is drawn to the lowliness of the beginnings of the Saviour's life, the unexpected and secret manner of His appearing, the dangers to which from the first He was exposed and from which He escaped.

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  • 5, 1907), forcing the French army, after sustaining several checks, to retire behind the Oglio, where a series of reverses equally unexpected and severe led to the recall of Catinat in disgrace.

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  • The irritation of the powers at the unexpected delay was so great that Great Britain proposed a collective note on the subject, to be executed by the Austrian cabinet; while Prince Bismarck threatened, if the Berlin proposition were not carried out, to refer to the suzerain power at.

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  • On the other hand, the study of the anatomy and development of the zooids has thrown much light upon the manner in which the corallum is formed, and it is now possible to infer the structure of the soft parts from a microscopical examination of the septa, theca, &c., with the result that unexpected relationships have been shown to exist between corals previously supposed to stand far apart.

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  • But in the following year his position was suddenly changed by unexpected events abroad; the king of France became involved in a desperate quarrel with the pope, and at the same moment his army received a crushing defeat before Courtrai at the hands of the Flemings.

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  • The end came in an unexpected fashion.

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  • Yet Isabella and her paramour held on to power for two years after the peace, and were only overthrown by a blow from an Ed, .~ unexpected quarter.

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  • In 1397 Richard carried out an extraOrdinary and unexpected coup detat, which he had evidently premeditated for many years.

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  • His sudden plunge into crime and usurpation after his brothers death was wholly unexpected by the nation.

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  • But Warbeck soon found other allies of a most unexpected sort.

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  • An unexpected event came to give him all the strength he needed.

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  • The cause which led to the second fall of Lord Palmerston was in one sense unexpected.

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  • In other cases (some larvae) stigmata are absent; in other cases again a single stigma is developed, as in the smaller Arachnida and Chilopoda, in the median dorsal line or other unexpected position.

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  • In the third place Russia's signal and unexpected successes in the Steppe had immensely increased her prestige on the continent.

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  • Cometary science has ramified in unexpected ways during the last hundred years.

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  • Priscillian appealed to the emperor, with the unexpected result that with six of his companions he was burned alive at Treves in 385.

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  • An unexpected event re-established unity in the Carolingian family.

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  • There was a dramatic completeness about this unexpected result of the crusades.

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  • Powerful aid now came from an unexpected quarter.

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  • Krause (north from the Gold Coast, 1886-1887) and the French Captain Binger (Senegal to Ivory Coast, 1887-1889) first defined its southern limits by revealing the unexpected northward extension of the basins of the Guinea coast streams, especially the Volta and Komoe, a fact which explained the absence of important tributaries within the Niger bend.

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  • The book was originally intended to appear in Rome, but unexpected obstacles interposed.

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  • Dr Wallis Budge visited several of the far southern sites and made some tentative excavations, but no extensive explorations were undertaken until an unexpected event produced a sudden outburst of activity.

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  • This was wholly unexpected, and if, as seems probable, the evidence stands the test of criticism, it is a new historical fact of great importance.

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  • His narrative is badly arranged and full of unexpected digressions.

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  • In the same way some individuals show a special tendency to poisoning by doses of certain drugs which are harmless to the great majority of mankind, and hence we get unexpected or unusual results, these arising from special susceptibility on the part of certain organs.

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  • Just an unexpected memory, I guess.

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  • The unexpected information was coming so fast it was hard to absorb.

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  • The chuckle was as welcome as it was unexpected.

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  • How will they feel about an unexpected guest?

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  • Not that it wasn't true - simply unexpected.

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  • Her breath escaped in an unexpected sigh.

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  • Howie's unexpected enthusiasm was contagious, to all but Quinn.

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  • I missed Betsy desperately and the idea of a couple of unexpected days with her was inviting, regardless of the reason.

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  • My wife's pronouncement wasn't unexpected.

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  • She surprised by her unexpected visit and I am sorely inconvenienced by her presence that blocks my egress.

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  • His mood swings weren't unexpected.

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  • He slammed the door closed, subduing her hysterical strikes with unexpected gentleness until she lay strapped to the cold table, weeping.

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  • I can follow the threads, but no one else can, and there's always the chance that something unexpected gets caught up in them.

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  • "Was I unexpected?" she asked.

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  • Her eyes were warm with tears and her heart racing from the unexpected confrontation with the distressed ex-deity who viewed her as expendable less than a week before.

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  • Brandon Westlake, the only other guest of long standing, was off on an early morning photo shoot but an unexpected prodigal returned to Bird Song just as the second batch of cinnamon rolls rolled out of the oven.

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  • He never wanted to deal with the unexpected in his personal life again.

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  • "Unexpected," she repeated, face warm.

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  • Now, about this unexpected visit.

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  • An unexpected heat jarred her to her core, and the earth beneath her feet shook violently enough to rattle her teeth.

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  • She wanted nothing to do with this world or its inhabitants, despite that unexpected, intimate connection with the most beautiful man she'd ever seen.

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  • What an unexpected surprise.

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  • The bonus of his day helping her out of her funk turned out to be an unexpected surprise.

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  • "I'm just happy you're alive," he said, touching her face in an unexpected display of tenderness Lana studied his chiseled features, which didn't seem capable of much emotion at all.

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  • Maybe the underworld was having some effect on her.  She'd been fatigued since arriving, but she'd explained it away with the fact she'd had little sleep and an unexpected pregnancy.

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  • Yeah, so did I, but we had some unexpected help.

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  • Engulfed by a wave of homesickness, she turned away, shrugging off the unexpected emotion.

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  • He dwelled on the unexpected lack of emotion.

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  • aperiodic tilings, which have had unexpected applications in describing new crystal structures.

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  • The totally unexpected resolution is both shocking and perfectly apt.

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  • We are unprepared or prepared to be unprepared, for the unexpected arrival of any Other.

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  • astonishment at the unexpected sight of you might cause him to throw up his hands?

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  • author of unexpected best-seller The Farm will be appear at Honiton library.

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  • But an unexpected return of warm monsoon weather hit, causing a massive avalanche.

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  • The unexpected reggae backbeat mainly coming from Tommyâs direction added a new dimension to the song.

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  • bacterium DNA should transfer to bacteria in the human gut is not at all unexpected.

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  • Salomon Olembe filled the left-back berth allowing Batty an unexpected chance in the Premiership.

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  • There are snide cops and leggy blondes, and the inevitable dead bodies, which pop up at inconvenient and unexpected moments.

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  • We also have access to a smaller conference hall for exhibitor presentations, which is an unexpected bonus.

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  • chicory Cichorium intybus Beautiful clear blue flowers are an unexpected treat from this well known culinary herb.

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  • Further, unexpected experiences may also lead to reluctance to participate raising the question of when perseverance in following up participants becomes coercion?

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  • The cumulative effect is completely unexpected, unsettling and yet somehow oddly compulsive.

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  • curator of the exhibition, Claire Doherty, aims to draw new audiences to experience contemporary art in unexpected sites, inspiring new stories.

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  • His paintings, with their unexpected juxtaposition of objects, are a deliberate defiance of common sense.

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  • It was an entire night of art, people, amazing and unexpected delight.

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  • Typically Wilson provides a denouement that is truly strange and unexpected.

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  • To how many questions did this unexpected denouement give rise?

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  • The week started with an unexpected detour to Tenerife.

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  • In some strange, unexpected and unwanted way, the president has again become a dissident, a dissident from his own government.

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  • That of course means that there will be an unexpected dissonance within what would have been clearly identifiable scientific, yet artificial parameters.

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  • She also took swift actions to ensure rider safety and minimize distress and delay after the unexpected death of a French athlete's horse.

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  • Expect the unexpected massive glacier calves and breathtaking wildlife soaring eagles and humpback whales.

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  • Soft Tempest: Hidden Data Transmission Using electromagnetic emanations must be one of the more unexpected and newsworthy papers I've published.

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  • This is called pulmonary embolism or PE and is a common cause of sudden, unexpected death.

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  • Again, another reason why apparent Chinese exceptionalism shouldn't be that unexpected.

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  • This play does not excoriate hypocrisy: it flirts with sophistry to test our sympathies toward unexpected virtue.

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  • However, players can be cruelly exposed whenever a ball or opponent does something unexpected.

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  • Increasingly, too, more and more unexpected kinds of people are leaping the footlights and taking to the stage themselves.

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  • forceful personality might persuade others that an unusual or unexpected light is really a flying saucer.

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  • The story of elephants being frightened of mice probably came about because elephants are frightened of sudden, unexpected noises or movements.

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  • full-blown war was the unexpected destruction of a US warship anchored in Havana harbor in 1898.

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  • An unexpected encounter with a southern hawker did that for me this weekend.

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  • SOS ERROR $ dd The " dd " is a two-digit hexadecimal number which corresponds to an unexpected error from the SOS operating system.

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  • The juxtaposition of contrasts is much unexpected and provokes outright hilarity.

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  • The relative excess of valine homozygotes in sporadic CJD aged less than 50 years is unexpected.

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  • incriminateome luck and a bit of unexpected help, they escape with some very incriminating documents.

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  • incubation of the disease there may still be an unexpected positive.

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  • However due to the long incubation of the disease there may still be an unexpected positive.

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  • Every time we played through something different or unexpected happened because of our total inexperience and naivety.

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  • injection molding process, an unexpected periodic pattern is often observed on a molded product surface.

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  • During a polymer injection molding process, an unexpected periodic pattern is often observed on a molded product surface.

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  • It was painted black inside with plaster peeling off the walls and all kinds of weird paintings and staues hanging about in unexpected places.

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  • insufficient attention is paid to unintended, unexpected effects.

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  • This unexpected relationship brings out new and previously latent aspects of the object.

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