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In her absorption she did not note the sudden activity upon the vessel, the purring of the engines, the throbbing of the propeller.
That their entrance had not been noted was attributed by Gahan to the absorption of the two players and their friends in the game.
Such was his absorption that the pretty stenographer slowly and imperceptibly faded from the forefront of his consciousness.
We had a moment of exquisite forgetfulness of the hard ways of life--a moment of delicious absorption in each other.
Absorption in a beloved work is practically equivalent to the cleverest dissimulation, and thus it was that the opinions and ideas of Rabourdin were a sealed book to des Lupeaulx.
Nicholl then tried to prepare some tea destined to help the absorption of a dozen sandwiches.
It must necessarily depend on the dew for its moisture; and this probably is absorbed by the skin, for it is known, that these reptiles possess great powers of cutaneous absorption.
This absorption of the French was most fortunate for English.
Elizabeth, such was her absorption in her thoughts, was not even aware of his presence till he spoke to her.
One or two persons had to get out of his way, and then turned round to give a surprised stare to his profound absorption.
Her eyes and cheeks had an almost feverish brilliancy; her head was thrown backward, and her hands were clasped with the palms outward, and with that tension of the arms which is apt to accompany mental absorption.
Market Analytics III-27 Table 30: Germany Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27 Table 31: Germany Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28 4c.