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From 30,000 feet, the presidential race looks much as it did when we first launched our presidential election forecast in August.

Sinopharm’s CEO Liu Jingzhen claimed in August that its candidate may reach market by December.

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An August meeting, conducted through a secure, virtual video conferencing platform, was scheduled to last for two hours, according to an invitation.

In August, IBM released a 32-qubit quantum processor with a quantum volume of 64, matching Honeywell.

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Retail sales in China grew in August for the first time since the outset of the pandemic at the start of 2020, heralding China’s continued economic recovery following the coronavirus-sparked slowdown.

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They prevailed last August, obtaining—follow me here—an injunction prohibiting the enforcement of those provisions.

That year, on August 10, the first woman stepped in for a pint.

In August 2013, his mother had warned police that Brice was being radicalized and influencing Bertrand.

But Brinsley went away for two years in prison for weapons possession in August 2011.

Nobody bothered to tell Mister Ham about it until the following August.

But in August, 1805, the approaching war with Austria caused the Emperor to summon his most brilliant cavalry leader to his side.

Her Majesty passed through the town on the 30th of August, 1852, when an address was presented to her.

The operations under the scheme began in August, 1878, when the houses in New Street were pulled down.

On the 6th of August we beheld, for the first time, flying fish, but at such a distance that we could scarcely distinguish them.

On the 7th of August we neared the Canary Isles, but unfortunately, on account of the thick fog, we could not see them.


On this page you'll find 69 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to august, such as: grand, baronial, brilliant, eminent, exalted, and glorious.

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