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To transport the sandstone blocks to the new federal city, skids — or what were sometimes called “stone boats” — were pulled by oxen to a wharf.
Just a little before daybreak they were all wakened by the bellowing of the oxen and the barking of dogs.
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And thy oxen, and the ass colts that till the ground, shall eat mingled provender as it was winnowed in the floor.
And when they came unto the threshing-floor of Chidon, Uzza put forth his hand to hold the Ark; for the oxen stumbled.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
The estate employs 200 oxen and 180 slaves as labourers, besides those for the service of the family.
If he has taken the seed, worn out the oxen, from the seed which he has hoed he shall restore.
THE OLDEST CODE OF LAWS IN THE WORLDHAMMURABI, KING OF BABYLON
If a man has hired oxen, a wagon, and its driver, he shall give one hundred and eighty ka of corn per diem.
THE OLDEST CODE OF LAWS IN THE WORLDHAMMURABI, KING OF BABYLON
I had the choice of three modes of conveyance—palanquins, camels, or oxen bailis.
I decided, therefore, on adopting the less costly mode of conveyance by oxen.
In the first story of the same building a fine open saloon is appropriated to the use of some sacred oxen.

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