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Nowhere can be found a region capable of supporting a larger population to the square mile than Lombardy.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
The narrow individualism of the nineteenth century refused to recognize the social duty of supporting somebody else's grandmother.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Her men can lie in Grenoble gaol to be dealt with by yourself for supporting her in an attempt to resist the Queen's authority.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Ought they to join themselves with the people of the lands wherein they dwell, in supporting thrones of iniquity?
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
It would be easy to multiply individual cases supporting the same general principles.
A STATISTICAL INQUIRY INTO THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF EPILEPSYALEXANDER HUGHES BENNETT
Their motion is like that of the gibbon when in haste, a series of jumps or swings between the supporting arms.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
The friends of truth cannot justifiably persevere in supporting the British Constitution as the ordinance of God.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
He argued, however, that this was no reason for delay; and the house supporting him in his views, it was resolved to proceed.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
Mr. Hume, in supporting the proposition, stated that it did not go far enough.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
The Ordish bridge built at Prague in 1868 had oblique chains supporting the stiffening girders at intermediate points of the span.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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