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Then it appears that the rebels delayed their attack until the arrival of their chief, hourly expected.
Ordinarily the diazo appears a little earlier than the Widal reaction—about the fourth or fifth day—but it may be delayed.
Coagulation is notably delayed in hemophilia and icterus and after administration of citric acid.
Each hour that he delayed the revelation he felt himself almost as guilty as he had held his mother to be.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
It is delayed in most organic diseases of the stomach, especially in dilatation and carcinoma, but not in neuroses.
Feeling himself irresistibly driven by the sudden stress to some kind of action, he sprang to his feet—and screamed!
This description is only imperfect in this point that sufficient stress is not laid on the words fall off.
His duty, this morning, would have been the transplanting of the celery seedlings, which yesterday's events delayed.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
I suddenly made up my mind to pay the long-delayed visit to England, stopping in Paris by the way for frocks.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
A repair to the car delayed us and we went several miles astray on the road.

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sine dieadverb | [sahy-nee -dahy-ee, sin-ey-dee-ey; Latin si-ne -dee-e ]SEE DEFINITION