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Not one of them had the power of removal, or of effecting any material change of society.
Not improbably this circumstance wrought a very material change in the public estimation; and had the mother and child remained here, little Pearl at a marriageable period of life might have mingled her wild blood with the lineage of the devoutest Puritan among them all.
And now, I come to a very important passage in Oliver's history; for I have to record an act, slight and unimportant perhaps in appearance, but which indirectly produced a material change in all his future prospects and proceedings.
A failure in this delicate and important point is the great source of the inconveniences we experience, and if we are not cautious to avoid a repetition of the error, in our future attempts to rectify and ameliorate our system, we may travel from one chimerical project to another; we may try change after change; but we shall never be likely to make any material change for the better.
Their departure made another material change at Mansfield, a chasm which required some time to fill up.
This intelligence certainly made a material change, not only in the plans of the leaders, but in the countenances of the soldiery also.
To this mutual but very material change was owing the fact, that the rider and the ass were now to be sought among that portion of the band who formed a sort of rear-guard.
Now you are to understand, that time had worked a very material change in Mr Elliot's opinions as to the value of a baronetcy.
First, although organizations have an obligation to advise agencies of material changes, they may then find themselves stranded with no way to explain how they will adjust to the change.
What perhaps Dr Rees may not realise, is that the application has escalated five-fold in terms of capacities without public or statutory consultation in respect of these significant material changes.
Policies that undergo material changes are subjected to a new seven-pay test.
Models with three hoppers (5 or 15 lb) are suited to frequent material changes.