true dimensions

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"A singular idea," replied Nicholl; "but it is probable that Kepler did not know the true dimensions of these circles, for the digging of them would have been the work of giants quite impossible for the Selenites."
Despite "certain irregularities" in the paperwork and the manner it was compiled, there was no deliberate intent on the part of the accused to secure a town planning permit under false pretences or to conceal the true dimensions of the green area within the land in question, the court had said.
Never adding to the drama of the daughter's cultural discord, never taking away from its true dimensions. Semi-newcomer Maria Mozhdah is a revelation.
The danger when an outbreak slowly festers is that we may have an awareness that something is happening, that something is wrong, but the true dimensions of the problem remains hidden until the smolder bursts into flames.
Taleb Rifai, Secretary-General of the UN World Tourism Organisation, said, "[This is a] unique opportunity to advance the contribution of the tourism sector to the three pillars of sustainability -- economic, social and environmental while raising awareness of the true dimensions of a sector which is often undervalued." And indeed, for the past few years, we have seen many organisations benefiting from established ecotourism practices.
The Houthi takeover in northern Yemen has created a dangerous situation that should have alerted the world powers to the true dimensions of Iran's expansionist project, and now some other countries are worried that Turkey may be flexing its own muscles in former African parts of the Ottoman Empire.
In the conclusion to their study, the scientists at the institute acknowledged that all their expeditions and efforts at summarisation have produced no more than a rough estimate of the phenomenon's true dimensions. "The full extent of bioluminescence capability is yet to be established, especially in the deep sea where continued discoveries await," Martini and Haddock said in their report.
Here, as with the massive site-specific installation at Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, the works' true dimensions became actual only in a viewer's lived experience of the cast in its setting.
This will allow visitors to feel like they are in the actual house, feel the true dimensions and space and also enjoy the actual views they would see inside the development.
Nature, which might also be deceptive, or prevent us from seeing, understanding and feeling the true dimensions of the remnants of the evil that confronts us (as in the case where a graveyard or a death camp is covered by trees years later), can also serve as the source of hope.
"All should beware of the true dimensions behind targeting the heart of the Lebanese capital by means of attacking its unique banking sector that has and still endures wars, as well as Israeli invasions and attempts to catch up with our expertise and free economic system," Berri's statement said.
Race is at the forefront of the national conversation, and yet, as in the '70s, generations of Americans are uninformed about the true dimensions of slavery, or prefer to remain ignorant of its scope and lingering effects.