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The tears came so fast to Mrs. Pontellier's eyes that the damp sleeve of her peignoir no longer served to dry them.
There are a number of bacilli, called acid-fast bacilli, which stain in the same way as the tubercle bacillus.
She stood, in her young purity, at one end of the chain of years, and Mrs. Chepstow—did she really stand at the other?
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You see, they always butter their chairs so that they won't stick fast when they sit down.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
But the liberal soul deviseth liberal things, and by liberal things shall he stand.
You see, I am the city undertaker, and the people are dying here so fast, that I can hardly supply the demand for coffins.
All bribery, and injustice shall be blotted out, and fidelity shall stand for ever.
It is only necessary to have a zinc, or a galvanized tray on which to stand the glass in an inverted position.
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And since he was a very fast runner—for short distances—he met Grandfather Mole just as the old chap was crawling up the bank.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
We make fast the doors of our lighted houses against the indigent and the hungry.

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ubietynoun | [yoo-bahy-i-tee ]SEE DEFINITION