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social insect living in organized colonies; characteristically the males and fertile queen have wings during breeding season; wingless sterile females are the workers
Pro and con; advantages and disadvantages;for and against
This is.not at all lighthearted or amiable music.In fact,the tone is unremittingly sober and antiseptic(Donal Henahan)
By taking a constant interest in his son's progress, he helped to keep him on the rails when so many other young men were falling foul of the law
A prose-writer gets tired of writing prose, and wants to be a poet. So he begins every line with a capital letter, and keeps on writing prose.
If extremely low-cost power were ever to become available from large nuclear power plants, electrolytic hydrogen would become competitive.
The anchor was instantly dropped, and the chain ran rattling through the port-hole
The quantities ba are the covariant components of a plane tensor, called the curvature tensor of the surface/
Other researchers believe a massive wave, caused by either an offshore earthquake or a distant underwater landslide, could explain the catastrophe
the housemaid who had been in Mademoiselle Valentine's room, and the servant who had replaced Barrois, ran in at the same moment
You're having another birthday and yet you look fantastic--so young, vibrant and energetic!