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Last valued at $20 billion in 2015, its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission have shorn down that valuation.
The old dining-hall had shared in the general decay, and been shorn of all its ancient honours.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
How will he feel now he realizes he is shorn of his direct power to help us through these dark and dreadful Straits?
In this city he encountered his former ranking officer, shorn of all his possessions, and just emerging from an insane asylum.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
The ceremony was shorn of the grotesque pageantry of chivalric times, and was confined to the interior of the abbey.
The grief and misfortune which had shorn some of his radiance had given a more human spell to what remained.
MARRIAGE LA MODEMRS. HUMPHRY WARD
The county towns then possessed an importance of which they have since been shorn by various causes.
Prussia and Austria, one on each side of this mark, shorn of their strength and prestige, might await their destiny.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
The empire of Austria, already shorn of so many fair territories, was no longer a first-rate power.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
I should as soon think of applying such a term to a little shivering shorn lamb.
THE AWKWARD AGEHENRY JAMES

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