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I could beat that slow-footed camel in a straightaway without half trying!
BOY SCOUTS IN THE NORTH SEAG. HARVEY RALPHSON
Then, for the next five minutes, he was alternately covering short stretches of straightaway and turning corners.
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Now, straightaway, while the shouter's still aboard—and the two shooters.
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At the end of the straightaway stretch, a sudden angle brought the side of a steep mountain under the boy's eyes.
For a long distance this fork was a straightaway stretch and fairly level.
In 'Roughing It' we are led to believe that the author regarded this as a gift from heaven and accepted it straightaway.
Not even Old Man Coyote can catch him in a straightaway race.
Straightaway he plunged into the new game, moving back to where a smooth stretch of sand lay invitingly.
Halfway down the slide, round the first bend, the long bobsled spun into a straightaway that was partially blocked.
“I only hope if I win I do it in a straightaway race, not on a technical point,” the younger boy rejoined.

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