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Occasionally, refractory brick is used, but it is not necessary.

The keys of Valenciennes, it was commonly said, opened to the regent the gates of all the refractory cities of the Netherlands.

The pessimist is further characterised by an incapacity for prolonged attention, a refractory attention and a feeble will.

DegeneracyEugene S. Talbot

These Pausies of Oude generally form the worst part of the gangs of refractory tallookdars in their indiscriminate plunder.

I was a refractory, I evaded the conscription, that was all.

The Village RectorHonore de Balzac

And it would make me perfectly wretched to be confronted by ears so refractory as to require boxing.

Elizabeth and her German Garden"Elizabeth", AKA Marie Annette Beauchamp

He has succeeded in producing the most brilliant glass of refractory power, which is so difficult to obtain.

I've trimmed the refractory locks: you look a tidy little girl now.

Heriot's ChoiceRosa Nouchette Carey

It was made through Bajaur where refractory tribesmen were brought to order.

The Bbur-nma in EnglishBabur, Emperor of Hindustan

To remove trousers from a refractory prisoner offers problems.

Long Live the KingMary Roberts Rinehart

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