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“We don’t anticipate any material bearing on the city’s credit or bond ratings,” Kommi said.
As AG, her personal feelings had no bearing on her obligations.
They lose their bearings, question their relationships and education, and barely pass their classes.
Simons Foundation funding decisions have no bearing on our coverage.
However, as we mentioned before, the front side was open, thus allowing the wearer to maintain his visual bearing.
The sense of bearing on to the voice, or endeavoring to push the tone by any pressure whatever, should be absolutely avoided.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
One, a man of distinguished looks and military bearing, was a little in advance of the other two.
From several doorways other men emerged, some of martial bearing, showing that the place was garrisoned to some extent.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
My soul hateth your new moons, and your solemnities: they are become troublesome to me, I am weary of bearing them.
This he did, erecting at the harbor a beautiful cross bearing the arms of France.

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