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The significance of time is determined by the movement of any selection, or, in other words, the rhythm.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
It was not, however, through any of these artificial means that real relief was brought to the community.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
He did not know what the scent was, but it smelled rich and artificial, and he disliked to associate it with his new friend.
When rapidly deposited, as by artificial precipitation, triple phosphate often takes feathery, star- or leaf-like forms.
At the close of the reception a band of Philippine musicians played a selection of graceful airs of their native isles.
This selection was unfortunate; good strategist and organiser, he was not the man the Emperor required.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
As his system is the foe of all artificial methods, it is par excellence the “Natural” System.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
But in doing this, the intention and power of selection guided by sound judgment at once asserted itself.
ANTONIO STRADIVARIHORACE WILLIAM PETHERICK
She still wore the shabby lace and the artificial bunch of violets on the side of her head.
But few varieties are used, and there seems to be but little taste manifested in the selection of the "dust."

WORDS RELATED TO ARTIFICIAL SELECTION

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lackadaisicaladjective | [lak-uh-dey-zi-kuhl ]SEE DEFINITION