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She found Mr. Rushmere busy adjusting and sorting divers pieces of harness.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
In practice it is seldom necessary to touch the adjusting screws of the mirrors themselves.
Adjusting his glasses, he gazed thoughtfully at Jeff Arnold's retreating figure.
The great excellence of Plautus was the masterly handling of language, and the adjusting the parts for dramatic effect.
She took her time, adjusting many little trifles, assuring herself that all trace of her emotion had disappeared.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
An eagle floated serenely on the upper air currents, automatically adjusting himself to their constant changing.
TIGER CATDAVID H. KELLER
Major Hendricks rested against the edge of the lid, adjusting his eyes to the darkness.
SECOND VARIETYPHILIP KINDRED DICK
If the engine idles too fast with throttle closed, the latter may be adjusted by means of the throttle lever adjusting screw.
There is an adjusting screw on the stock to make the proper adjustment on the dies.
In the main, people were adjusting very quickly and eagerly.
THE PLANET STRAPPERSRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN

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