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Enslaver interests worked to sharply delimit the boundaries of federal authority over slavery and to secure assurances that slavery would remain under local rather than national regulation.
THE MYTH OF ‘OPEN BORDERS’ANNA LAWSEPTEMBER 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
To date, only 11 percent of people to have ever reached the Kármán boundary delimiting the earthly from the ethereal have been women.
WHAT’S DRIVING THE PILOTS THAT WILL FLY PAYING CUSTOMERS INTO SPACE?AMELIA URRYJUNE 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Accordingly commissioners were appointed on both sides to determine and delimit the boundary as drawn by the treaty of 1846.
THE LIFE OF ISAAC INGALLS STEVENS, VOLUME II (OF 2)HAZARD STEVENS
Up to some point, difficult certainly to delimit, a man must be captain of his soul.
THE RECORD OF A QUAKER CONSCIENCE, CYRUS PRINGLE'S DIARYCYRUS PRINGLE
He does not try to define and delimit something remaining constant in change.
RECONSTRUCTION IN PHILOSOPHYJOHN DEWEY
What goes by that name is no doubt somewhat elusive; one can not easily delimit and characterize it with scientific accuracy.
TYPES OF WELTSCHMERZ IN GERMAN POETRYWILHELM ALFRED BRAUN
You are under a misapprehension in supposing that Mr. Chamberlain has undertaken to delimit the Afghan frontier.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 93. SEPTEMBER 17, 1887VARIOUS
Its object is to delimit the spheres of influence of the positive sciences and show how they are mutually related.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 4VARIOUS
There is moreover a further puzzle which confronts us who are trying to delimit an American region or regions.
EARTHWORMS AND THEIR ALLIESFRANK E. BEDDARD
Other times have already been used to describe, define, and delimit this (brief) time.
ESSAYS IN EXPERIMENTAL LOGICJOHN DEWEY
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