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They placed him in restraints and took him to the Central Jail in downtown San Diego.
When Romeo observed how the animals reacted to extended periods of stress — 30 minutes of restraint each day for seven days — the pattern was different.
After the animals were released from the restraints, stress hormones surged higher in young rats than in adults.
The rats endured the 30-minute restraint each day for seven days.
It’s navigating the balance between amazing graphics and technical restraints and finding a way to design within these limits.
This is often of great advantage, as the strength of repose is expressed to a great degree in restraint of movement.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
“This accompanied it,” said Winifred, with a restraint that might have warned her hearer of the passion it strove to conceal.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Freedom and courtesy were so well balanced in this society, that little restraint was put upon conversation.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
The restraint laid upon her was becoming more than she could bear, and she rebelled against it.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
In time of trouble families generally like to be alone, all in all to each other; and a visitor is felt a constant restraint.

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