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Of course, considerations of weight have to be taken into account, but the more mould round the roots the better.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
And I finished all with a brief historical account of affairs and events in England for about a hundred years past.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
On this account, great care should be taken to provide well-drained positions.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
The archbishop of Manila sends to the king (July 30, 1621) an account of ecclesiastical and some other affairs in his diocese.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
He saw Gen. Braddock as he passed on to his defeat, and could give a succinct account of that sanguinary action.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Then follows an account of the life of the Jesuit prisoners, in Virginia and England.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
Edmund de la Pole, earl of Suffolk, on account of his near relationship to the house of York, beheaded.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Not a few of these are extremely beautiful, and are well worth growing on this account, quite apart from their peculiarity.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
So we put on our things, and proceeded to walk along the river to a place called Paradise, on account of its loveliness.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
This week has been one of great excitement in Weimar, on account of the wedding of the son of the Grand Duke.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
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WORDS RELATED TO ACCOUNT FOR

  • accounting for
  • acquiring
  • actualizing
  • disclosing
  • disentangling
  • elaborating
  • evolving
  • exhibiting
  • explaining
  • explicating
  • foretelling
  • forming
  • materializing
  • producing
  • reaching
  • realizing
  • recounting
  • stating
  • uncoiling
  • uncovering
  • unfurling
  • unraveling
  • unrolling
  • untwisting
  • unwinding
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