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Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • A priory of Austin canons, dating from the 12th cent., once existed here.

    Somerset G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade
  • The legal rate of interest is fixed at 10 per cent.; 18 per cent.

  • Five minutes later: "Sivel throws out ballast, temperature -11° cent., barometer 300 millimeters."

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  • The one dates from the 14th, the other from the 16th cent., and both are well worth examining.

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  • Close by the church is a manor house, some portions of which date from the 15th cent., but altered in the 16th cent.

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  • One of these—that of Sir Thomas Rodney—dates from the 15th cent.; the others are later.

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  • At 22 cent., benzine crystallizes with a pressure of about 900 atmospheres.

  • The church, which is said to date from the 12th cent., looks as if it had once been cruciform, with a central tower.

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  • The Duke never paid them a cent., and never again spoke of his daughter's fortune.

    Froth Armando Palacio Valds
  • The church itself was originally built in the 15th cent., but only the tower arch belongs to this date.

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