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From the floor she heard a tiny cough, and then a drawn-out wail.

Once more, and thrice repeated, came the wailing, drawn-out cry.

From the Bowhead the sound comes like the drawn-out "hoo-hoo-oo-oo-oo" of the hoot-owl.

As he did so his little jaw dropped, and he emitted a faint, drawn-out 'Boo.'

The sentinel will continue a long, drawn-out whistle, as long as he can without taking a breath.

Occasionally supplications are long, drawn-out and drawling, stereotyped and mechanical—they are purely begging supplications.

The drawn-out wail had in it something unearthly, and Muller, who was by no means an imaginative man, shivered a little.

As Archie spoke, a long, drawn-out bay came faintly to their ears, and the dogs appeared to be coming up the ridge.

The final closure is made by melting the drawn-out extension in the blowpipe flame; the finished seal being shown by g, Fig. 4.

It is made in the following stages:—A bulb is blown on the drawn-out end of a thin-walled tube as shown by h.

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