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The myth of "Boreas and Orithyia," though faulty perhaps in technique, is good in conception and arrangement.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
If the ice or snow has accumulated by reason of a defective roof, then the landlord is liable because of its faulty construction.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
If it cannot be accounted for by the causes at work in the story, the construction is faulty.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
At this point, we may see how faulty, and yet how constantly improving, has been the administration of the criminal law.
THOUGHTS ON EDUCATIONAL TOPICS AND INSTITUTIONSGEORGE S. BOUTWELL
The arches near the tower have been partly crushed owing to the shifting of the tower piers caused by faulty foundations.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF CARLISLEC. KING ELEY
The translations are about as faulty as ever, as may be seen by comparing the two extracts.
THE TRANSLATIONS OF BEOWULFCHAUNCEY BREWSTER TINKER
Its effects were aggravated by the faulty construction of the houses.
A STUDY OF RECENT EARTHQUAKESCHARLES DAVISON
Rickets (a disease of the bones) often follows in the wake of faulty feeding and unhygienic surroundings.
THE MOTHER AND HER CHILDWILLIAM S. SADLER
When worthy men fall out, only one of them may be faulty at the first; but if strife continue long, commonly both become guilty.
DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS FROM ANCIENT AND MODERN, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN SOURCESJAMES WOOD
Analytical methods which experience has shown to be faulty have been omitted, and replaced by newer and more accurate processes.
POISONS: THEIR EFFECTS AND DETECTIONALEXANDER WYNTER BLYTH
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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