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wonderfully Sentence Examples

  • Instead, she felt wonderfully content.

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  • "I know that the lad can draw pictures wonderfully well," he said.

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  • As I have said before, she is wonderfully bright and active and as quick as lightning in her movements.

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  • The marble screens of the altar are wonderfully finely carved.

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  • co-operative buying) by means of which the peasantry of Denmark have so wonderfully improved their position.

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  • The system has been wonderfully developed and extended since.

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  • m., although many districts have a wonderfully fertile soil and abundance of water.

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  • The climate of Vancouver Island, especially in the south, is wonderfully mild for the latitude - as mild as that of Great Britain, with dryer summers.

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  • The soil, of decomposed basalt, is wonderfully fertile.

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  • As the yeomen of England were then in comparatively easy circumstances, the practice of sending their sons to the universities was quite usual; indeed Latimer mentions that in the reign of Edward VI., on account of the increase of rents, the universities had begun wonderfully to decay.

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  • Except for its aquatic adaptations, however, the ephemerid °larva is wonderfully thysanuran in character, and possesses conspicuous and distinct maxillulae.

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  • 145 (as attested by an inscription) and wonderfully well preserved, though largely filled with drift sand; and the thermae built by Vespasian north of the harbour.

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  • What a wonderfully active and retentive mind that gifted child must have!

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  • But if we pass from this criticism of form to the actual contents of the two books, we are bound to confess that they constitute a wonderfully cogent and persuasive theistic argument.

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  • Then he ordered his treasurer to pay the poet five hundred pieces of gold; for, indeed, the poem which he had recited was wonderfully fine.

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  • There are some twenty smaller species in Australia and Tasmania, besides the rock wallabies and the hare kangaroos; these last are wonderfully swift, making clear jumps 8 or io ft.

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  • Higher up the hill, on the very horizon, our guns were visible through the wonderfully clear air, brightly illuminated by slanting morning sunbeams.

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  • The invasion was wonderfully accelerated through the I9th century, when the vast area of the treeless prairies beyond the Appalachians was offered to the settler, and when steam transportation on sea and land replaced sailing vessels and wagons.

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  • Undesignedly it conveys a wonderfully realistic picture of aristocratic life and social ethics in KiOto at the beginning of the 11th century.

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  • The scenery on the head-waters of the White and Bear, the upper tributaries of the Gunnison, and on many of the minor rivers of the south-west is wonderfully beautiful.

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  • The appearance of the island throughout is wonderfully beautiful, with its open plains, bordered by far-extending precipitous mountain tiers, its isolated shaggy peaks and wooded ranges, and its many noble rivers and lakes.

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  • For the most part I escaped wonderfully from these dangers, either by proceeding at once boldly and without deliberation to the goal, as is recommended to those who run the gauntlet, or by keeping my thoughts on high things, like Orpheus, who, "loudly singing the praises of the gods to his lyre, drowned the voices of the Sirens, and kept out of danger."

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  • They are good hunters who are wonderfully cunning and enduring.

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  • " These three mimes are wonderfully natural and lifelike.

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  • He showed that from each individual shell of an ammonite the entire ancestral series may be reconstructed, and that, while the earlier shell-whorls retain the characters of the adults of preceding members of the series, a shell in its own adult stage adds a new character, which in turn becomes the pre-adult character of the types which will succeed it; finally, that this comparison between the revolutions of the life of an individual and the life of the entire order of ammonites is wonderfully harmonious and precise.

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  • His delineation of Abyssinia, though unduly spread over a wide area, is indeed wonderfully correct.

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  • In 1891 it was observed that he had wonderfully recovered the high spirits of youth, and even a remarkable portion of physical strength.

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  • A wonderfully accurate register, or successive superposition of each block, is got mainly by the skill of the printer, who is assisted only by a mark defining one corner and another mark showing the opposite side limit.

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  • In general it is characterized by wonderfully clear air and extraordinarily low humidity.

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  • The lyrical metres of Plautus are wonderfully varied, and the textual critic does well not to attempt to limit the possibilities of original metrical combinations and developments in the Roman comedian.

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  • The means at his disposal were inadequate, his excavations were incomplete and also unscientific in that his prime object was the discovery of inscriptions and museum objects; but he was wonderfully successful in achieving the results at which he aimed, and the numerous statues, monuments, inscribed stones, bronze objects and the like found by him in the ruins of Calah are among the most precious possessions of the British Museum.

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  • It is extremely magnetic and almost non-magnetic; as brittle as glass and almost as pliable and ductile as copper; extremely springy, and springless and dead; wonderfully strong, and 1 The word " iron " was in 0.

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  • Similarly, though the influence of rhetoric upon his language, as well as upon his general treatment, is clearly perceptible, he has not the perverted love of antithesis, paradox and laboured word-painting which offends us in Tacitus; and, in spite of the Venetian richness of his colouring, and the copious flow of his words, he is on the whole wonderfully natural and simple.

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  • distant, in Little Conjeeveram, is the Varadaraja-swami Vaishnava temple, also containing a hall of pillars, beautifully carved, and possessing a wonderfully rich treasury of votive jewels.

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  • Similarly, though the influence of rhetoric upon his language, as well as upon his general treatment, is clearly perceptible, he has not the perverted love of antithesis, paradox and laboured word-painting which offends us in Tacitus; and, in spite of the Venetian richness of his colouring, and the copious flow of his words, he is on the whole wonderfully natural and simple.

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  • The design of this mosque is Mahommedan, but the wonderfully delicate ornamentation of its western façade and other remaining parts is Hindu.

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  • There were men and women, but no children at all, and the folks were all beautifully formed and attractively dressed and had wonderfully handsome faces.

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  • The "Iliad" is beautiful with all the truth, and grace and simplicity of a wonderfully childlike people while the "Aeneid" is more stately and reserved.

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  • This legal theory worked together with other causes to wipe out all practical distinction between the conquerors and the conquered in a wonderfully short time.

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  • Finland is wonderfully rich in periodicals of all kinds, the publications of the Finnish Societies of Literature and of Sciences and other learned bodies being specially valuable.

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  • If the reader wish to keep pace with the output of literature on this vast subject, he will find L'Annee sociologique (1896 onwards) a wonderfully complete bibliographical guide.

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  • In both these cases, however, it is the clove-gillyflower which is intended, as it is also in the passage from Gerard, in which he states that the conserve made of the flowers with sugar "is exceeding cordiall, and wonderfully above measure doth comfort the heart, being eaten now and then."

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  • Amongst his economic works may be mentioned Money and the Mechanism of Exchange (1875), written in a popular style, and descriptive rather than theoretical, but wonderfully fresh and original in treatment and full of suggestiveness, a Primer on Political Economy (1878), The State in Relation to Labour (1882), and two works published after his death, namely, Methods of Social Reform and Investigations in Currency and Finance, containing papers that had appeared separately during his lifetime.

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  • "The father of Russian diplomacy," as he has justly been called, was remarkable throughout his career for infinite tact and insight, and a wonderfully correct appreciation of men and events.

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  • The artifice was successful, and no sooner had Wallis publicly refuted the solution than Hobbes claimed the credit of it, and went more wonderfully than ever astray in its defence.

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  • Excluding Jakobshavn, the phase angles in the 6-month term vary wonderfully little, and approach the value 309° in Lovering's general formula.

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  • The wonderfully productive halibut fisheries of Hecate Strait, which separates these islands from the mainland and its adjacent islands, have attracted the attention of fishing companies, and great quantities of this fish are taken regularly and shipped across the continent in cold storage.

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  • Modern, too, was the outlook of the aging poet on the changing social conditions of theage, wonderfully sympathetic his attitude towards modern industry, which steam was just beginning to establish on a new basis, and towards modern democracy.

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  • Australia presents a contour wonderfully devoid of inlets from the sea except on its northern shores, where the coast-line is largely indented.

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  • Such a philosophy makes little serious attempt at constructive work in antiquity; but, upon the first great victories of physical science in modern times, a desire arose to extend the new and wonderfully fruitful method to the ultimate problems of speculation.

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  • - The name "Costa Rica," meaning "rich coast," is well deserved; for, owing to the combination of ample sunshine and moisture with a wonderfully fertile soil, almost any kind of fruit or flower can be successfully cultivated; while the vast tracts of virgin forest, which remain along the Atlantic slopes, contain an abundance of cedar, mahogany, rosewood, rubber and ebony, with fustic and other precious dye-woods.

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  • The benediction "Peace be to this house," with which, in accordance with apostolic usage, he greeted every dwelling he entered, was not inappropriate to his figure and aspect, and it is said "took the people's attention wonderfully," the more especially after the magic of his personality found opportunity to reveal itself in close and homely intercourse.

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  • proved to be a wonderfully efficient administrator, with his eye on every corner of his dominions.

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  • They formed a remarkable militia, trained to the use of arms; wonderfully mobile and rapid on the march and dauntlessly courageous.

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  • The invasion was wonderfully accelerated through the 19th century, when the vast area of the treeless prairies beyond the Appalachians was offered to the settler, and when steam transportation on sea and land replaced sailing vessels and wagons.

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  • - The name "Costa Rica," meaning "rich coast," is well deserved; for, owing to the combination of ample sunshine and moisture with a wonderfully fertile soil, almost any kind of fruit or flower can be successfully cultivated; while the vast tracts of virgin forest, which remain along the Atlantic slopes, contain an abundance of cedar, mahogany, rosewood, rubber and ebony, with fustic and other precious dye-woods.

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  • Laymen as well as monks take part in the proceedings, the details of which are unknown to us except from the accounts of the Catholic missionaries - Fathers Huc and Gabet - who describe the principal ceremonial as, in outward appearance, wonderfully like the high mass.

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  • According to this school, man is a machine, no doubt the most complex and wonderfully adapted of all known machines, but still neither more nor less than an instrument whose energy is provided by force from without, and which, when set in action, performs the various operations for which its structure fits it, namely, to live, move, feel, and think.

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  • As an arithmetical calculator he was not only wonderfully expert, but he seems to have occasionally found a positive delight in working out to an enormous number of places of decimals the result of some irksome calculation.

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  • In Egypt the succession to the work of the Deutsch-Orient Gesellschaft, which excavated Babylon and Assur, has fallen to the Egypt Exploration Society, which has taken up the excavation at Tell el Amarna where it was laid down by the Germans at the outbreak of war, after they had recovered from the houseruins several wonderfully fine examples of the art of the period of Akhenaton, now in Berlin.

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  • Neilson's invention in 1828 of heating the blast, which increased the production and lessened the fuel-consumption of the furnace wonderfully.

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  • Thus there is left a space between the two hoods through which the sound of the orchestra ascends with wonderfully blended effect; the conductor, sitting at the highest point of the orchestra, though under the screen, has a complete view of the stage as well as of his instrumentalists, and the sound of the orchestra is sent most forcibly in the direction of the stage, so that the voices are always well supported.

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  • as the regarding of the motion of the entire solar system as portion of the general cosmical mechanism, he had predecessors, among others Thomas Wright of Durham, but the work as a whole contains a wonderfully acute anticipation of much that was afterwards carried out by Herschel and Laplace.

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  • Instead, she felt wonderfully content.

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  • The TV theme was recorded in a wonderfully eccentric studio, which looked like a throwback to the 60s.

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  • Just sitting with the wonderfully elaborate box that the handset ships in made me forget my once embarrassing lust for the Motorola phone.

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  • Pattens's discussion of the answers to these and many other questions is wonderfully lucid and entertaining.

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  • Walnut cabinets from Gansu sit alongside painted cabinets from Shanxi -- muted over time to leave a wonderfully subtle appearance.

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  • A wonderfully long finish and a warm afterglow make this a very pleasurable, lip-smacking dram.

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  • I basically just adapted, thus becoming slightly ambidextrous making me even more wonderfully special!

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  • In a zany and uninhibited 24 hours, Ione helps bring the two together, culminating in a wonderfully anarchic picnic.

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  • It has a fantastic leaf arrangement with a wonderfully aromatic scent.

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  • Jay Lake's The American Dead is a wonderfully atmospheric telling of a homeless boy's life.

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  • I particularly loved the fact that she appropriated the voices of men when she felt like it - that seemed wonderfully audacious somehow.

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  • Also a great base for anyone who enjoys horse riding who wants something wonderfully authentic and different.

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  • The hotels: Because the region does not feature on the tourist map, the hotels here are wonderfully authentic.

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  • The material on staging is impressively technical and represented in wonderfully bilious colors which recall the great days of 1980s computing.

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  • I think it's wonderfully brave of you to speak openly about what happened to you.

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  • Au contraire - I spotted Serkis straight off - those wonderfully bulbous, heavily swagged eyes of his gave the game away.

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  • He performed a wonderfully collected canter to ensure that his extra passenger would be as comfortable as possible.

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  • The inspiration was a wonderfully charismatic Texan chef called Marshall Young who we had met.

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  • She sleeps very badly at night, & is very nervous at times, but wonderfully cheerful in general.

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  • This has a heavy, almost anthemic chorus which is supported by some wonderfully pure clear guitar sounds - another goodie!

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  • We have such a wonderfully close-knit group of friends who all did their bit to make this an event to remember.

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  • A slight shift in the angle of illumination reveals that this critter has some wonderfully metallic green coloration.

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  • The restaurant starter menu comprises a wonderfully imaginative combination of classic flavors with an eye on the best of international trends.

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  • comeotland has another place to call home since our new denomination wonderfully came into being on April 1st, 2000.

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  • There were some wonderfully comedic moments and well observed performances.

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  • communese you are truly communing with that otherwise annoying wet stuff that makes this country so wonderfully green.

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  • They are wonderfully bright and will compliment and enhance your wardrobe.

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  • Everton, wonderfully rugged and desperately unfortunate, may privately concede their chance has gone.

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  • cosye nine bedrooms are all truly individual in their decoration and wonderfully cozy, with spacious en-suite bedrooms.

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  • Click here to buy Salmon Mouse A wonderfully creamy pate with a subtle yet satisfying flavor, made with local organic creme fraiche.

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  • The starter of grilled squid comes with wonderfully crisp tentacles climbing up a vertical wooden skewer.

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  • The stones of which it was built were white and wonderfully great: some say twenty-five cubits by twelve cubits.

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  • Jimmy and his buddies soon find themselves on the wrong side of their employer and his hitman, a wonderfully deadpan Steve Buscemi.

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  • decadent atmosphere of high society at the start of the century is wonderfully drawn.

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  • All wonderfully descriptive word pictures with many regional variations.

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  • Law becomes more serious: My mother was wonderfully dotty.

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  • Their delightfully dour little pop songs do touch on the melancholic side of things, but the lyrics are wonderfully slice-of-life descriptions.

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  • She has the same warmth and humor off screen too; a wonderfully down-to-earth person with a fascinating history.

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  • Top marks for Biggins who makes a wonderfully droll ' Doctor ' !

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  • Learning to speak Welsh will not enable me to conduct rituals in the language of the ancient druids, in some wonderfully romantic manner.

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  • The result is a wonderfully eclectic mix of visions of Brian May.

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  • The Hotel occupies a wonderfully elevated site overlooking St Ives Bay.

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  • Come and meet our wonderfully entertaining and loving house bunnies any time you like!

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  • In this wonderfully sprawling epic again and again he manages to bring a scene, a person, a conversation dramatically to life.

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  • Geoff Brown was showing his three books, which are wonderfully evocative of life in the last century.

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  • evokeis packed with strength and drama, wonderfully evoking the murderous relationship between Macbeth and his Lady.

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  • She has a wonderfully expressive face which was very funny in the sofa scene.

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  • Wonderfully exuberant, with the brush strokes conveying a sense of huge enjoyment.

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  • Internally the church has a wonderfully light and airy feel, helped greatly by the glazed ridge to its roof.

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  • Made in Europe from certified natural cotton fleece, these wonderfully soft blankets are ideal for young and se... .

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  • One of the most wonderfully fragrant plants in the garden.

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  • The entire album sounds wonderfully fresh, even ten years after it was first released.

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  • Both have a slightly crumbly and silky texture and both have a wonderfully full-bodied, fresh flavor.

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  • General Sarov and his wonderfully grotesque henchman, Conrad, are the baddies in this globetrotting adventure packed with excitement.

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  • Our Price: £ 7.99 Finger Chopper The Trick: Have your spectator put a finger into this wonderfully crafted mini wooden guillotine.

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  • Wonderfully sited for visiting historic Wells, Bath, Bristol and Glastonbury, with pretty villages and ancient landmarks close by.

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  • This should prove to be a wonderfully humorous and impressive Ceramic Showcase for all.

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  • The restaurant starter menu comprises a wonderfully imaginative combination of classic flavors with an eye on the best of international trends.

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  • Thank you --- And what a wonderfully informative site you have.

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  • Those wonderfully inspirational articles in the SMC Journal could be gone forever.

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  • With a wonderfully intimate style, Stacey has charmed audiences with a remarkable repertoire of standards.

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  • The sensory garden will be wonderfully inviting and a fairly intimate area for everybody who visits the park.

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  • It is a gripping epic, set in a wonderfully intriguing world (or rather worlds ).

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  • Children will find plenty to enjoy in this wonderfully inventive animated film.

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  • Made from 100% silk, these are the most wonderfully luxurious knickers.

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  • The result is a kaleidoscope of vivid colors and some wonderfully lyrical writing.

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  • Nimmo successfully weaves a wonderfully magical mystery that only Charlie Bone can solve... .

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  • mayo made for a wonderfully fresh dinner.

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  • It is brutally heavy and wonderfully melodic in a way that surpasses a lot of the bands in this movement.

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  • Bourne's expressive choreography is well matched by Terry Davies ' wonderfully moody jazz score.

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  • Tasting Note: Wonderfully opulent and perfumed on the nose with dollops of honey allied to blossom and spicy complexity.

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  • Stephen's Day) other ancient codices are permanently on exhibition in the wonderfully ornate 19th-century library.

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  • It is completely surrounded by trees, and is a wonderfully peaceful place.

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  • And because generally I have this wonderfully relaxed attitude, I reserve the right utterly to see red over certain pet peeves.

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  • accompanied by inspired live percussionists the Sakoba dancers immaculately and intricately deliver the narrative via wonderfully expressive dance against a backdrop of muted color.

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  • Flo is overjoyed when she finds Donna at home, thinking her daughter has returned to her ' wonderfully pert bosom ' .

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  • philadelphus coronarius is a deciduous shrub with light green leaves and arching stems which bear a profusion of wonderfully fragrant white flowers.

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  • In addition to Harding's Wood and Fox's Hole Wood there was Nab's Wood, the latter wonderfully picturesque.

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  • In the early 70's I purchased JM's album Bless The Weather solely on the premise of the wonderfully poetic cover art.

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  • A charming former merchant town, Hoi An is a wonderfully preserved architectural wonder combining Chinese, Japanese and European influences.

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  • There was also something wonderfully refreshing in having characters swear when they're in trouble, rather than using pathetically tame, mild profanity.

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  • And the idea that you can " halt climate change " is wonderfully quixotic.

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  • Full-bodied, with very, very racy tannins that develop wonderfully on the palate.

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  • It's reminiscent of the Philip Marlowe style stories and wonderfully refreshing.

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  • The elegant decor of the hotel creates a wonderfully regal ambiance.

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  • I hope that you all have a wonderfully restful and joyous Christmas time.

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  • We have all heard the wonderfully romantic stories of pen pals that wrote to each.. .

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  • This wonderfully kitsch wash bag has a pleated soft vinyl body, decorated with tiny pink flowers and white opaque vinyl ruffle edging.

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  • According to Hi-Fi News, 'the wonderfully fluid images and deeply saturated colors painted by this Fujitsu combination are little short of mouth-watering.

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  • The land/sea scapes were fantastic, the people wonderfully friendly and the resorts, spotless.

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  • The South coast of England has some wonderfully scenic counties and Hampshire just serves to emphasize this point.

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  • The Pomieri enjoys a wonderfully secluded location in the heart of the mountains.

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  • Decorated with abundant fresh flowers and perfumed candles, the shop provides a wonderfully ambient setting for a little self-indulgence.

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  • That's a wonderfully sensual song without being gender specific.

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  • Another deliciously sensuous tale from a wonderfully entrancing author.

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  • The film is available in a two disk package, with a wonderfully sharp version of the 1949 film.

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  • Fashioned in soft, 100% cotton it has a wonderfully lightweight feel and features a shawl collar and waist belt detail.

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  • A wonderfully natural sheepskin, from Kaiser, Germany.

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  • A wonderfully counterbalanced performance graveside from Audrey served only to underline the significance and excellence of the episodes.

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  • Wonderfully silky in texture it offers a superbly exotic medley of ripe fruits.

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  • This wonderfully silly geek chic invention makes spoons obsolete!

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  • Strong guitar riffs and rough vocals introduce ' She Shook Me Cold ' with its wonderfully sleazy R'n'B sound.

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  • Wonderfully complex notes of red fruit, honey and butterscotch overlay a rich smokey dark chocolate finish.

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  • Made with organic cotton these are wonderfully soft giving maximum comfort.

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  • The dish is wonderfully presented and the swordfish is deliciously soft.

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  • There is a wonderfully festive gala soiree for all the drivers and personalities on the Saturday before the spectacle of the races on Sunday.

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  • Wonderfully spacious with quality pine furnishings, Snow Country is the perfect traditional Canadian home in which to enjoy your catered ski holiday.

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  • The markets create a Yuletide Paradise, with wonderfully decorated stalls selling all manner of festive fayre.

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  • Wonderfully stylish, La Plaça has been converted from a 15th-century farmhouse by owners Jaume and Assumpta.

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  • Duncan also provides a wonderfully succinct study of Taxi Driver.

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  • It is wonderfully sunny and everybody is very happy.

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  • I must also mention the department staff who were wonderfully supportive, even the PHD students were great.

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  • Everything is set on an absurd, mythical level that at times becomes wonderfully surreal.

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  • Char-grilled chermoula swordfish had succulent fish served with wonderfully minty tabouleh.

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  • Then, the departmental record offices from Whitehall came, and there was this wonderfully fruitful symbiosis.

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  • Like our own Mary Chain, the guitars create a symphony of noise which is tempered by wonderfully warm melodic moments.

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  • The rough beads are made from crushed, fused, recycled glass which results in a slightly irregular shape and wonderfully tactile beads.

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  • Like Tantrix, it was invented in New Zealand and uses wonderfully tactile Bakelite tiles.

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  • One of the first French talkies, this is an early masterpiece, wonderfully staged and shot.

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  • Adrian's meat was wonderfully tasty too - must have been the special sauce.

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  • He had his idiosyncrasies, he had style and he was on occasions wonderfully theatrical with a gift for superb entrances.

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  • The stories that these persons in care shared with me were wonderfully touching.

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  • This is a wonderfully tranquil location in an undiscovered corner of Cumbria.

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  • The director of cult hit Oldboy returns with the wonderfully entertaining and darkly humorous third part in his 'vengeance ' trilogy.

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  • His facial expressions, moves and gestures were wonderfully underplayed and he gave a great first impression of " the underdog " .

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  • In a wonderfully understated way she told me that she was a canoeist.

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  • Beautiful scenary is assured with wonderfully varied animal, bird, insect and plant life, some of which is unique and indiginous.

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  • They are a wonderfully versatile pair adapting themselves to a kicking or running game with equal facility.

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  • The scent of citrus fruits filled the air, and the colors of the oranges and lemons were wonderfully vibrant.

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  • And of course we were meant to enjoy it; that is why it is told in such a wonderfully vivid way.

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  • Don't miss a chance to hear this wonderfully soulful, exuberant vocalist & his quartet on a rare outing to Brighton.

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  • Her vocal powers also include a wonderfully wicked laugh.

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  • Beyond that, tho, both places have wonderfully wild and unspoiled tracts, and are populated by proudly independent-minded people.

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  • Having heard John Connolly speak before, I can testify to the fact that he is a wonderfully witty and engaging character.

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  • A charming former merchant town, Hoi An is a wonderfully preserved architectural wonder combining Chinese, Japanese and European influences.

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  • Heather Coleman in Exeter has a wonderfully zany site but (but beware the brain behind the fluff ).

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  • Australia presents a contour wonderfully devoid of inlets from the sea except on its northern shores, where the coast-line is largely indented.

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  • There are some twenty smaller species in Australia and Tasmania, besides the rock wallabies and the hare kangaroos; these last are wonderfully swift, making clear jumps 8 or io ft.

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  • The lyrical metres of Plautus are wonderfully varied, and the textual critic does well not to attempt to limit the possibilities of original metrical combinations and developments in the Roman comedian.

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  • Such a philosophy makes little serious attempt at constructive work in antiquity; but, upon the first great victories of physical science in modern times, a desire arose to extend the new and wonderfully fruitful method to the ultimate problems of speculation.

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  • This legal theory worked together with other causes to wipe out all practical distinction between the conquerors and the conquered in a wonderfully short time.

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  • co-operative buying) by means of which the peasantry of Denmark have so wonderfully improved their position.

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  • The tree grows straight, or nearly so, and has a gloomy and forbidding, but wonderfully stately aspect.

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  • The marble screens of the altar are wonderfully finely carved.

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  • In Egypt the succession to the work of the Deutsch-Orient Gesellschaft, which excavated Babylon and Assur, has fallen to the Egypt Exploration Society, which has taken up the excavation at Tell el Amarna where it was laid down by the Germans at the outbreak of war, after they had recovered from the houseruins several wonderfully fine examples of the art of the period of Akhenaton, now in Berlin.

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  • His delineation of Abyssinia, though unduly spread over a wide area, is indeed wonderfully correct.

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  • They are good hunters and wonderfully cunning and enduring.

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  • Other woods, beautiful and precious, include guayacan (Guaiacum sanctum), baria (varia, Cordia gerascanthoides) - the fragrant, hard-wood Spanish elm - the quiebra-hacha (Copaifera hymenofolia), which three are of wonderful lasting qualities; the jiqui (Malpighia obovata), acana (Achras disecta, Bassia albescens), caigaran (or caguairan, Hymenaea floribunda), and the dagame (Calicophyllum candidissi- mum), which four, like the culla, are all wonderfully resistant to humidity; the caimatillo (Chrysophyllum oliviforme), the yaya (or yayajabico, yayabito: Erythalis fructicosa, Bocagea virgata, Guateria virgata, Asimina Blaini), a magnificent construction wood; the maboa (Cameraria latifolia) and the jocuma (jocum: Sideroxylon mastichodendron, Bumelia saticifolia), all of individual beauties and qualities.

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  • He was in truth the Sicilian bee, and, plucking the flowers of the prophetic and apostolic meadow, he produced a wonderfully pure knowledge in the souls of the listeners."

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  • In Mexico filters filled with dry powdered megass have been found very efficient for removing the large quantity of impurities contained in the juice expressed from the very vigorous but rank canes grown in that wonderfully fertile country, but unless constant care is taken in managing them, and in changing them at the proper time, there is great risk of inversion taking place, with consequent loss of sugar.

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  • 296), quoted by Vasari, it is stated that he produced wonderfully painted pictures, which were exhibited by him in some sort of small closed box through a very small aperture, with great verisimilitude.

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  • In 1891 it was observed that he had wonderfully recovered the high spirits of youth, and even a remarkable portion of physical strength.

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  • But if we pass from this criticism of form to the actual contents of the two books, we are bound to confess that they constitute a wonderfully cogent and persuasive theistic argument.

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  • Undesignedly it conveys a wonderfully realistic picture of aristocratic life and social ethics in KiOto at the beginning of the 11th century.

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  • A wonderfully accurate register, or successive superposition of each block, is got mainly by the skill of the printer, who is assisted only by a mark defining one corner and another mark showing the opposite side limit.

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  • Chinese potters of the Yung-lo era (1403-1414) enriched their country with a quantity of ware to which the name of total-ki (bodiless utensil) was given on account of its wonderfully attenuated pdle.

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  • He was by no means prone to overmuch introspection, his great interest in the conduct of others being shown in the wise maxims of Poor Richard, which were possibly too utilitarian but were wonderfully successful in instructing American morals.

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  • Not only was he the first discoverer of the rotifers, but he showed "how wonderfully nature has provided for the preservation of their species," by their tolerance of the drying-up of the water they inhabit, and the resistance afforded to the evaporation of the fluids of their bodies by the impermeability of the casing in which they then become enclosed.

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  • The soil, of decomposed basalt, is wonderfully fertile.

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  • The means at his disposal were inadequate, his excavations were incomplete and also unscientific in that his prime object was the discovery of inscriptions and museum objects; but he was wonderfully successful in achieving the results at which he aimed, and the numerous statues, monuments, inscribed stones, bronze objects and the like found by him in the ruins of Calah are among the most precious possessions of the British Museum.

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  • He showed that from each individual shell of an ammonite the entire ancestral series may be reconstructed, and that, while the earlier shell-whorls retain the characters of the adults of preceding members of the series, a shell in its own adult stage adds a new character, which in turn becomes the pre-adult character of the types which will succeed it; finally, that this comparison between the revolutions of the life of an individual and the life of the entire order of ammonites is wonderfully harmonious and precise.

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  • m., although many districts have a wonderfully fertile soil and abundance of water.

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  • The invasion was wonderfully accelerated through the I9th century, when the vast area of the treeless prairies beyond the Appalachians was offered to the settler, and when steam transportation on sea and land replaced sailing vessels and wagons.

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  • Except for its aquatic adaptations, however, the ephemerid °larva is wonderfully thysanuran in character, and possesses conspicuous and distinct maxillulae.

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  • The monasteries, which are all fortified, generally consist of large quadrangles enclosing churches; standing amid rich foliage, they present a wonderfully picturesque appearance, especially when viewed from the sea.

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  • The benediction "Peace be to this house," with which, in accordance with apostolic usage, he greeted every dwelling he entered, was not inappropriate to his figure and aspect, and it is said "took the people's attention wonderfully," the more especially after the magic of his personality found opportunity to reveal itself in close and homely intercourse.

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  • As the yeomen of England were then in comparatively easy circumstances, the practice of sending their sons to the universities was quite usual; indeed Latimer mentions that in the reign of Edward VI., on account of the increase of rents, the universities had begun wonderfully to decay.

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  • It is extremely magnetic and almost non-magnetic; as brittle as glass and almost as pliable and ductile as copper; extremely springy, and springless and dead; wonderfully strong, and 1 The word " iron " was in 0.

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  • Neilson's invention in 1828 of heating the blast, which increased the production and lessened the fuel-consumption of the furnace wonderfully.

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  • The artifice was successful, and no sooner had Wallis publicly refuted the solution than Hobbes claimed the credit of it, and went more wonderfully than ever astray in its defence.

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  • Excluding Jakobshavn, the phase angles in the 6-month term vary wonderfully little, and approach the value 309° in Lovering's general formula.

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  • 145 (as attested by an inscription) and wonderfully well preserved, though largely filled with drift sand; and the thermae built by Vespasian north of the harbour.

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  • proved to be a wonderfully efficient administrator, with his eye on every corner of his dominions.

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  • They formed a remarkable militia, trained to the use of arms; wonderfully mobile and rapid on the march and dauntlessly courageous.

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  • The climate of Vancouver Island, especially in the south, is wonderfully mild for the latitude - as mild as that of Great Britain, with dryer summers.

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  • The wonderfully productive halibut fisheries of Hecate Strait, which separates these islands from the mainland and its adjacent islands, have attracted the attention of fishing companies, and great quantities of this fish are taken regularly and shipped across the continent in cold storage.

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  • Modern, too, was the outlook of the aging poet on the changing social conditions of theage, wonderfully sympathetic his attitude towards modern industry, which steam was just beginning to establish on a new basis, and towards modern democracy.

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  • The invasion was wonderfully accelerated through the 19th century, when the vast area of the treeless prairies beyond the Appalachians was offered to the settler, and when steam transportation on sea and land replaced sailing vessels and wagons.

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  • The scenery on the head-waters of the White and Bear, the upper tributaries of the Gunnison, and on many of the minor rivers of the south-west is wonderfully beautiful.

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  • Finland is wonderfully rich in periodicals of all kinds, the publications of the Finnish Societies of Literature and of Sciences and other learned bodies being specially valuable.

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  • If the reader wish to keep pace with the output of literature on this vast subject, he will find L'Annee sociologique (1896 onwards) a wonderfully complete bibliographical guide.

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  • In both these cases, however, it is the clove-gillyflower which is intended, as it is also in the passage from Gerard, in which he states that the conserve made of the flowers with sugar "is exceeding cordiall, and wonderfully above measure doth comfort the heart, being eaten now and then."

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  • The system has been wonderfully developed and extended since.

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  • Amongst his economic works may be mentioned Money and the Mechanism of Exchange (1875), written in a popular style, and descriptive rather than theoretical, but wonderfully fresh and original in treatment and full of suggestiveness, a Primer on Political Economy (1878), The State in Relation to Labour (1882), and two works published after his death, namely, Methods of Social Reform and Investigations in Currency and Finance, containing papers that had appeared separately during his lifetime.

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  • "The father of Russian diplomacy," as he has justly been called, was remarkable throughout his career for infinite tact and insight, and a wonderfully correct appreciation of men and events.

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  • amid walls wonderfully draped with stalactitic tapestry.

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  • In general it is characterized by wonderfully clear air and extraordinarily low humidity.

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