lesser part

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Do not put all your goods in hallow ships; leave the greater part behind, and put the lesser part on board; for it is a bad business to meet with disaster among the waves of the sea, as it is bad if you put too great a load on your waggon and break the axle, and your goods are spoiled.
But now that seemed to me the lesser part. Before, they had been beasts, their instincts fitly adapted to their surroundings, and happy as living things may be.
But not to crowd this part with an account of the lesser part of the rogueries with which they plagued them continually, night and day, it forced the two men to such a desperation that they resolved to fight them all three, the first time they had a fair opportunity.
In this vociferously promoted script, the man forever tipped as Mr Khan's economic saviour appeared to be settling for a lesser part not quite commensurate with the build-up that has gone into his current status.
Sauvignon blanc makes up 70% of the blend with semillon and muscadelle playing a lesser part. Grapefruit, herbs, peach and honeysuckle play on the nose and there's a good, dry finish and a dabble of fruit.
Hills's wrestling with the lesser part of Battaash's nature is a long-running story in the five-furlong division, but Harry Angel has only recently looked so fizzed up.
"The lesser part, I have forgiven, but the ramifications of the infidelity are so much greater.
Also, it may acquire or originate senior mortgage loans, subordinate loans or real estate loans secured by interests in multifamily properties, membership or partnership interests in multifamily properties and other multifamily related assets and invest a lesser part of its assets in other real estate related investments.
Since there was a lesser part of him in those scenes so we purposely used to take SRK in the ground so that we could capture the cheering of people during the match," concluded the director.
"It increasingly seemed that the demonstration itself had become the lesser part of the operation."
Clouds Of Sils Maria Cert 15 JULIETTE Binoche portrays an actress coming to terms with being offered a lesser part in the play that brought her fame.
Pacquiao, whose concessions have included taking the lesser part of a 60-40 purse split, thinks it's worth it.