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The big crane on the end of the mole was now on the Estremedura's quarter, and they were sliding into the mouth of the harbour.

For JacintaHarold Bindloss

Then he sends his shuttle, containing a bobbin full of thread, sliding across over the odd threads and under the even.

Makers of Many ThingsEva March Tappan

Walking giddily along the unstable, sliding earth, she allowed him to guide her to the old stone seat on the south terrace.

Shadows of FlamesAmelie Rives

He straightened himself as he caught sight of Barrant, and opened the sliding window.

The Moon RockArthur J. Rees

Sliding, as an art, is of recent growth, though it has long been the practice of base-runners to drop to avoid being touched.

Base-BallJohn M. Ward

They shoved him out, and he went rolling and sliding down the plank into the snow.

The Rover Boys on a HuntArthur M. Winfield (Edward Stratemeyer)

"It's so difficult," he answered doubtfully, sliding into the corner by her side.

ContrabandG. J. Whyte-Melville

When we arrived there, we found ten Blankanese boats, two of them very large, and fitted with sliding platforms.

Tom Cringle's LogMichael Scott

Fig. 2074 represents a Whitworth machine in which the cutter is carried in a vertical spindle carried in a sliding head.

You couldnt see its legs move, and it seemed to be sliding about excitedly.

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