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Federal legislation, now under consideration, would untie what has been called the "Gordian knot of American politics.
More than not washing anyone else's feet, someone would untie our shoes and pull off our socks for us before they washed our feet, and afterward they'd give our feet a good massage.
The knots that mathematicians have been studying have a slight quirk: After the theoretical knot is tied, the ends of the string are joined together so the knot can't untie.
It was these to whom Isaiah alluded when he spoke in the Name of the Lord: "No, this is the fast I desire: To unlock fetters of wickedne ss, and untie the cords of the yoke; to let the oppressed go free; to break off every yoke.
Trying to forecast the timing, place, and size of traffic demands from different types of interfaces, protocols, and services is like guessing which beam will untie the knot.
Argentine physicist moves to untie universal mysteries.
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But when you do need to untie the antenna, be sure to tie up the antenna tiedown.
Loosen the knot first, then untie, reversing the steps used to tie it.
Later, their fingers tangle in intricate knots that they try to untie.
They were able to untie themselves and call us,'' said Deputy Dave Miklos of the Palmdale sheriff's station.
As ActionAid puts it, the success of this legal complaint will be crucial to galvanizing the international donor community to untie aid.