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The chapel, barring the incomplete masonry mentioned, is a well made, neat-looking building.
At the unexpected sight of the insurgents, the episcopals only thought of barring the entrance to the palace.
A few more knots of rope and ends of chains and this new rampart would be ready to play its part in barring out the storm.
Masses of volcanic rock, with sharp and jagged peaks, tower up above the coast, an iron girdle barring all access to the interior.
Barring a little copper staining on a few boulders on moraines no traces of ore were seen.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
As soon as the resident had finished he bore the dishes away, barring the door carefully again.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
Barring the matter of the immediate announcement then, Miss S. was justified.
TRISTRAM OF BLENTANTHONY HOPE
Karl had been searching for her and stopped, barring her way into the ballroom.
THE DEVILJOSEPH O'BRIEN
As I have said, Giessen was the best camp of all, barring the starvation.
At is it, however, barring the possibility of infection, he should pull through.
HIDDEN GOLDWILDER ANTHONY

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