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The benchmark is hovering at nearly double the level it was a year ago—suggesting a new normal relative to the placid expectations of recent years, and compared with the exuberance in the tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 that soared more than 45% last year.
Calcium-­carbonate tufa spires shoot up from the placid waters, resulting in an eerie ­display of the lake’s peculiar ­chemistry.
These are known, for mathematical reasons, as saddle points, and they look like fairly placid geometries.
Mrs. Newbolt was looking away toward the hills, a dreamy cast in her placid face.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
The baby had thrived; as placid, laughing a little thing as if its mother had never known sorrow.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Frulein Timm belongs to the single sisterhood, but is one of the fresh and placid kind, and as neat as wax.
They mostly wore the placid expression of folks engaged in business affairs instead of the worried look of pleasure-seekers.
The old lady glanced up from her work; her placid face wore a look of unusual serenity.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
We thought that we should now quietly pursue our way upon the placid sea, trusting confidently in its peaceful name.
M. Roland, on the other hand, looked with placid and paternal admiration upon the brilliant girl.

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