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The other opened the door wider and at once bowed him in with a smile of genuine welcome.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
In length there was no alteration, but the design seems more condensed, more compact, yet slightly wider in the opening.
ANTONIO STRADIVARIHORACE WILLIAM PETHERICK
The point where we stood—a huddled, shivering group—faced the wider channels that led to the open sea and Finland.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
The scale was vaster, horizons wider, beauty and wonder walked hand in hand with love and death.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
They were rowing down the channel of the wider portion of the creek towards Isabel's landing, their boat filled with spoil.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
But the outbreak of the Revolution opened a wider field to the audacious young Gascon.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Of American tobaccos suitable for this purpose, none have acquired a wider reputation at home than Perique.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Where a ridger is not used, work off the rows from three and one half to four feet apart, or even wider than this.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Thus, the breach between the American colonies and the mother country became wider as time passed.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
But is not 'nephew' used here, not in the present strict sense, but in the wider sense of young relative?
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON

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