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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FLOATERS

The backs then receive three floaters at 80, in each of which they remain one week.

We were floating down the Rhine in the society of our friends, two hundred and fifty other floaters, and a string band.

Four or five "floaters" seen with equally good results kept the balance of power on the Democratic side on election day.

The dense city blocks were convenient lodging places for "floaters."

It was just that Nat hated farming; that he liked to rove and take a floaters fortune.

But the influx of tourists and "floaters" had indicated to him a less arduous form of labor.

Weve got beyond all the floaters, Jack, he remarked, and anyway my eyes begin to feel the strain.

And the evidence closes with Col. Dudley's direction to organize "the floaters in blocks of five."

These floaters that lie with deck almost awash will stand more hammering than a mud fort.

The water for as far as I could see was filled with buoys and glass balls (floaters to hold the nets) enclosed in netted ropes.