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The pair, who are exhibiting together in Fred Schnider Gallery’s “Material Reality,” make elaborate, exacting assemblages.
She offers to teach Teichner the exacting steps involved in the time-consuming preparation for administering the meds.
Viewed through the exacting lens of an engineer, Beckwith was struck by agriculture’s inefficiencies.
He was known to be a tough and exacting boss who regularly and relentlessly drilled his analysts to prepare them for client meetings.
He knew his control was not equal to the task; he would betray himself; the rôle was too exacting.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Mr. Carr, who had his eyes on the exacting baby, shook his head, and intimated that he was really unable to understand her.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Marriage, and later the birth of his son had softened Armand Aubigny's imperious and exacting nature greatly.
At the end of the concerto the applause was generous enough to satisfy the most exacting virtuoso.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
As they get accustomed to her, they want to rule her, and the more one gives them the more exacting they become.
CAMILLE (LA DAME AUX CAMILIAS)ALEXANDRE DUMAS, FILS
Was he back in the palmetto clearing, standing in the moonlight with Dora, and exacting a promise from her which broke her heart?
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES

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