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By their very nature of being heat-fused to the pipe, all HDPE fittings are leak-proof and self-restrained.
Under the program, the city publicizes the self-restrained candidates by noting their fund-raising pledge on its Web site and through a pair of ads published in the legal notices section of the newspaper before the election.
To explain why no new regulatory bodies sprung up to slow down the explosion of the technology sector, Hassett speculated that a self-restrained government would be nice but the "more practical way to accomplish the same thing.
Self-restrained eaters excreted 18 percent higher concentrations in cortisol than their largely unrestrained counterparts, SUSAN I.
His 62 talkers arc left each to say his or her own piece, without interruption by a totally self-restrained Parker, and together they make a marvellous, but overall a deeply dispiriting, gallery of voices.