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Often a whining bullet grazes us; but most of them fly above us right across the hollow, to embed themselves in the further side.
'NEATH VERDUN, AUGUST-OCTOBER, 1914MAURICE GENEVOIX
Something whizzed past her, to embed itself in a tree trunk six inches from her head.
WHISPERING WALLSMILDRED A. WIRT
More or less of the emery will embed itself in the lead, and thus act as an abrasive.
PRACTICAL MECHANICS FOR BOYSJ. S. ZERBE
It is not rule-of-thumb to find the tension in plain concrete and then embed steel in that concrete to take that tension.
SOME MOOTED QUESTIONS IN REINFORCED CONCRETE DESIGNEDWARD GODFREY
As I rose, a Cayuga youth seized me and threw me heavily against the post I had seen the woman embed in the mud.
CARDIGANROBERT W. CHAMBERS
Still another development was to embed the antenna wires in the wings of the plane.
INVENTIONS OF THE GREAT WARA. RUSSELL (ALEXANDER RUSSELL) BOND
The pea did not embed itself deeply into the gardener's skull as William had sometimes thought it would.
MORE WILLIAMRICHMAL CROMPTON
Insert the glass eye edgewise through the opening, turn it in position and embed it in the clay.
TAXIDERMY AND ZOOLOGICAL COLLECTINGWILLIAM T. HORNADAY
They soak this material very thoroughly, embed the roots in it, and outside this material they apply some water-proof covering.
NORTHERN NUT GROWERS REPORT OF THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE TWENTY-FIRST ANNUAL MEETINGNORTHERN NUT GROWERS ASSOCIATION
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