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The member banks should look upon the reserve bank not as an alien but as their own institution.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
An American woman therefore who marries an alien takes the nationality of her husband.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
In 1855 Congress passed an act conferring citizenship on alien women who should marry American citizens.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
A deep melancholy settled down upon the mind of the wounded girl, and she felt that she was desolate and an alien in her own home.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
A dependent who is an alien living in a foreign country is not debarred from receiving compensation.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
His face became a trifle white and his lips thinned, making him seem somebody suddenly alien to the kid I had for a partner.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
I stood, not daring to move, while Nokomee shouted a string of shrill alien syllables at him.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
Within those odd egg-shaped heads must have been a mind as alien to mine as an ant's mind.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
His eyes, his alien, star-gazing eyes, were blue and uncannily clear under their dark and delicate brows.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
It was a process replete with surprises, with revelations, with new understanding of nature itself as seen through the alien eyes.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ALIEN

  • abstracted
  • alien
  • alone
  • apart
  • detached
  • exclusive
  • extraneous
  • extrinsic
  • farfetched
  • foreign
  • immaterial
  • inappropriate
  • indirect
  • nongermane
  • obscure
  • outside
  • pointless
  • removed
  • strange
  • unconnected
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