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On the other hand, I do not believe that any line of coast, ten or twenty miles in length, ever suffers degradation at the same time along its whole indented length; and we must remember that almost all strata contain harder layers or nodules, which from long resisting attrition form a breakwater at the base.
And have not the same reasons prevented the State from resisting the Union, which have prevented them from resisting the State?
He took me at my word immediately, and after that there was no resisting him; neither indeed had I any mind to resist him any more, let what would come of it.
Melanie Marick Wyand, 40, of Portland, faces charges of assault, harassment, disorderly conduct, interfering with a police officer and resisting arrest.
Summary: BEIRUT: Militant Islamic preacher Sheikh Omar Bakri said Sunday that an impending indictment by the Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) would not negate the obligation of resisting Israel.
The question is whether or not the defendant used force in resisting the lawful arrest, and I find that he did resist, using force.
Peer Tutoring in a Graduate Writing Centre: Identity, Expertise, and Advice Resisting.
The good news is that states continue to resist, and the bad news is that most of them, with Utah being one of the rare exceptions, are resisting on the wrong grounds.
These were the other ends of the anchors or "dead men," which were resisting the tendency to overturn.
This conference will present information on new materials for resisting corrosive environments, such as those encountered in sewerage and other pipe, the offshore oil industry, oil drilling and transportation, the chemical and petrochemical industries, vehicles, aircraft, marine applications, medical devices, kitchen and food equipment, and plastics packaging.
For young women at Sista II Sista in Brooklyn, resisting the violence in Iraq is closely linked to resisting violence against women of color in Bushwick.
Vetrotech Saint-Gobain, the world's leading manufacturer of fire resisting glass, has published its 2003 product selector.