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What defect in the feed valve will cause the brake pipe pressure to equalize with that in the main reservoir?

His "Main Traveled Roads," the first of many editions appearing in 1891, made him famous.

A main cause of the disadvantageous appearance exhibited by the ordinary schoolboy, lies in what we denominate sheepishness.

Thoughts on ManWilliam Godwin

A dose of marchlor in a glass of wine had done what fifty men could not have accomplished by main strength.

The Martian CabalRoman Frederick Starzl

For four days we coasted thus, never out of sight of shore, and usually with islands between us and the main body of water.

Beyond the FrontierRandall Parrish

The train at last drew into the main station at Brussels half an hour after midnight.

Mrs. Warren's DaughterSir Harry Johnston

They are quick to discriminate the main lines and the distinguishing traits of personality.

Literature in the Elementary SchoolPorter Lander MacClintock

This time, Europe served as the main target of the celestial projectiles, and observers were numerous and forewarned.

Circumstances and even accidents have their part to play, but in the main it is personality that determines the event.

During this interlude (though it only occupied five seconds) the main combat below reached its climax.

Unexplored SpainAbel Chapman

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