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This provision also had the effect of preventing the imposition of taxation upon the community by means of railway rates.
Do not dance yourself, when, by so doing, you are preventing a guest from enjoying that pleasure.
The incident serves to show the impossibility of preventing secret correspondence in time of war.
As I ran by the side of the excitable fishers, I urged upon one or two of them the wisdom and duty of preventing a conflict.
There was no change in the policy of preventing relief to paupers not resident within the union.
There is no change to record in 1871 in the expressed policy of preventing relief to paupers not resident within the union.
It is, therefore, not easy to determine how much is left of the policy of preventing non-resident relief as such.
Mollett's theory is that it is better to cut away every inch of deadwood which is not absolutely necessary for preventing leeway.
My escort also fell at this bridge, but I caught him by the scruff of the neck, thereby preventing him getting into the water.
I spent most of my time at home, my husband's ill health preventing me from going out at all.

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