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"That's a pair of mittens belonging to Tabby Kitten; I only have to iron them; she washes them herself."
"They're little dicky shirt- fronts belonging to Tom Titmouse --most terrible particular!" said Mrs.
"Oh those are wooly coats belonging to the little lambs at Skelghyl."
AND she hung up all sorts and sizes of clothes-- small brown coats of mice; and one velvety black mole- skin waist-coat; and a red tail- coat with no tail belonging to Squirrel Nutkin; and a very much shrunk blue jacket belonging to Peter Rabbit; and a petticoat, not marked, that had gone lost in the washing --and at last the basket was empty!
As all the modified descendants from a common and widely-diffused species, belonging to a large genus, will tend to partake of the same advantages which made their parent successful in life, they will generally go on multiplying in number as well as diverging in character: this is represented in the diagram by the several divergent branches proceeding from (A).
We shall, when we come to our chapter on Geology, have to refer again to this subject, and I think we shall then see that the diagram throws light on the affinities of extinct beings, which, though generally belonging to the same orders, or families, or genera, with those now living, yet are often, in some degree, intermediate in character between existing groups; and we can understand this fact, for the extinct species lived at very ancient epochs when the branching lines of descent had diverged less.
We have seen that it is the common, the widely-diffused, and widely-ranging species, belonging to the larger genera, which vary most; and these will tend to transmit to their modified offspring that superiority which now makes them dominant in their own countries.
1 / 5 Royal Saudi Air Force aircraft and F-15C fighters belonging to the US Air Force flew in formation over the Arabian Gulf Sunday.
According to a recent report, land mafias have captured 231 ropani and 10 aana land belonging to the Pashupatinath Temple.
Passages of Belonging: Interpreting Jewish Literatures
It is not just action, it is about belonging. If I belong to the Lord, I will serve the Lord," Tagle stressed.
As many as 4833 banned persons belong to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 20 persons belong to federal capital Islamabad, 1411 persons belong to Punjab, 470 persons belong to Sindh, 370 banned persons belong to Balochistan, 30 persons belong to Azad Kashmir and 84 persons belonging to Gilgit-Baltistan are included in the list of banned persons.