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By the time he reached the cordon a violent fusillade was in progress.

A cordon of cottages at a little distance were the homes of the assistant warders.

How I should like to have drawn a cordon of policemen round the party and netted the whole.

And in the name of friendship, let me beg of you to place this cordon in your hat.

I'm trying to form a cordon, but this damned mob's in the way.

How else could the man have come through the cordon of Myrmidons and seen them in the darkness?

Then they ran against Stuart's cordon and they had to turn back.

The new Federal patent, "the Cordon," was about to be applied in earnest.

I've just put a cordon around it and placed it off limits to everybody.

They formed a cordon about the house, and some knocked and were admitted in haste.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.