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Behind them the uprooted tree crashed heavily to the ground, carrying with it the lesser trees in its path and then Tantor, realizing that his prey had escaped him, set up once more his hideous trumpeting and followed at a rapid charge upon their trail.
Besides, as you may see for yourself, the river is very boisterous; and if I should chance to stumble, it would sweep both of us away more easily than it has carried off yonder uprooted tree.
When he was half way across, the uprooted tree(which I have already told you about) broke loose from among the rocks, and bore down upon him, with all its splintered branches sticking out like the hundred arms of the giant Briareus.
Yes, and at some of his more moving tunes, the rocks bestirred their moss-grown bulk out of the ground, and a grove of forest trees uprooted themselves, and, nodding their tops to one another, performed a country dance.
That I do not regret, for the mayor's wife and I are not sympathetic; but when Xavier uproots my pet araucaria and bears it across the garden into the conservatory I protest at the top of my voice.
At the top of the window frame we could see an uprooted drainpipe.
The joint raiding team in Licos was able to uproot around 10,000 marijuana plants with an estimated value of PHP4.1 million, and also discovered 4,000 seedlings with an estimated value of PHP160,000.
The group is conducting awareness campaigns across the village and asking women to uproot cannabis plants to ensure that they are not used for recreational purposes.
43.2 Uprootal Of Stumps: 43.2.1 The contractor should uproot mechanically all the stumps.
After thorough deliberations, Uproot Urban Farms by Robi del Rosario was named the winner.
The dust storm hit Hyderabad early in the morning and continued till 2.30pm with brief lulls, causing a tree to fall on a rickshaw in Sarfaraz Colony and three electricity poles to uproot, leading to suspension of power.
Media sources said the soldiers cordoned off the entire area before they proceeded to uproot the olive trees, owned by several villagers.