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For the uninitiated, ASMR—autonomous sensory meridian response—is the soothing, tingling sensation many people get from listening to certain sounds, like whispering and tapping and the crinkling of paper.
In Meridian, Idaho, for instance, hundreds of teachers called in sick in October to protest unsafe working conditions, shutting down the state’s largest public school district for two days.
But from south-westerly winds, were no further advanced by the 8th than the meridian of Cape Chatham.
At this place he obtained an indifferent meridian altitude which placed it in 16 degrees 40 minutes 18 seconds South.
Except in rare cases, all observations are made within three hours of the meridian.
According to all precedents the battle should have ended in an Indian rout by the time the sun crossed the meridian.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
They had driven across to Meridian Street, and Mrs. Owen sent the horses into town at a comfortable trot.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
At noon an observation by the meridian altitude of the sun's lower limb gave us 35 30′, as an approximation to our latitude.
Either you three or we two must leave before the sun reaches meridian, or we shall go to fighting like caged tigers.
ADRIFT ON THE PACIFICEDWARD S. ELLIS
He would have liked to dwell for an hour beneath the meridian.
THE TRAGIC MUSEHENRY JAMES

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