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There is cause for alarm when they bring one hundred and ten ships into these seas without any means of resistance on our part.
A double detachment of soldiers was already there, with orders to support him in case of resistance.
A mild degree means that the body is not reacting well, or else that the infection is too slight to call forth much resistance.
Passive hyperemia occurs most commonly in diseases of the heart and liver and in pregnancy.
This stubborn resistance lent all the more lustre to the piety of our benignant Rulers.
His voice grated—like machinery started with violent effort against resistance.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
In conversation their minds are apt to remain in a recipient passive state.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
A well-marked leukocytosis usually indicates good resistance.
But the desperate resistance they encountered compelled them to abandon the island with the loss of 25,000 men.
And to the resistance of the spring must also be added the resistance of the wind-pressure, which increased with every stop drawn.

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