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Sects were springing up all over England as weeds in a hotbed.

If there is no greenhouse, a hotbed is an important help in the garden.

Industry—and the engineer is the backbone of industry—is a hotbed of competition.

It is a hotbed of heathen enthusiasm and of blinded devotion.

A corrupt, unregenerate heart, which is a hotbed and nursery of the devil.

The East Side, that had been orderly, became a hotbed of child crime.

Memphis was a hotbed of secessionists; it was almost as bad as Charleston.

For this purpose, a hotbed frame may be used, substantially made of plank.

Now there is nothing simpler than a hotbed when you come to a study of it.

Some persons tell me that they always bank up a hotbed with earth.

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