Thesaurus / contra
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Origen had set the note a century before Constantine (Contra Celsum, viii, 68-72).
Constant sickness, either arising from mucous inflammation or ulcer of the stomach, contra—indicate the use of the thermal water.
BUXTON AND ITS MEDICINAL WATERSROBERT OTTIWELL GIFFORD-BENNET
The instance of Nietzsche contra Wagner, already cited, is particularly transparent.
We were over in Contra Costa County then, on a little ranch of my father's.
AN AMERICAN IDYLLCORNELIA STRATTON PARKER
These slope gradually down, and between them and the shore there is a broad and fertile plain, which is called the Contra Costa.
Leila and Vera had promised an ancient Irish contra dance in costume.
So the author of the Contra Marcellum writes in view of John vi.
I'm goin' to have a town along the embarcadero that'll lay over any town in Contra Costa.
And a little higher the decision is marked as 'contra constitutionem de Merton.'
VILLAINAGE IN ENGLANDPAUL VINOGRADOFF
Once more, on these Contra Costa hills, he early came to grief.
THE NIGHT-BORNJACK LONDON

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