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a large sea wave

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rise up as if in waves

move with great difficulty

rise and move, as in waves or billows

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become inflated

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On the whole, Birkin convincingly presents Billow in his ancillary, "reproductive" role: premiering Liszt's Sonata in B minor and Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto as pianist and 'Wagner's music dramas and Johannes Brahms's revised First Symphony as conductor; establishing the Berlin Gesellschaft.
At Meiningen in Thuringia--which town, when Billow arrived in 1880, dwelt in such soporific circumstances that it had a grand total of five cabs and no restaurants--he took over the local orchestra and turned it from a third-rate ensemble of purely local interest into a stunningly accomplished group that evoked an eighteenth-century British visitor's description of Mannheim's band as "an army of generals.
It turns out, a curtain billows and clings because a shower stall is what engineers call a "driven cavity.
Under the Marco's Area Development agreement, Billow will be opening and sub franchising Marco's Pizza restaurants in the Vegas area.
A TYRES fire caused large plumes of smoke to billow across parts of Bootle.
Smoke began to billow from the National Express crosscountry Plymouth to Edinburgh service soon after it arrived at Newcastle Central Station just after 1.
Encompassed by the panorama of Paris, the restaurant under Pompidou's coloured ducting is a cool volume of silvery light in which enormous Arp-ian structures billow out of an aluminium floor, their gaping mouths glowing with coloured luminance.
These united molecules sometimes billow to form stable fullerenes with 400 or more carbon atoms, he and his colleagues report in the Sept.
columns of smoke billow from the blaze at the scrap metal firm.
1 -- color) Darkened, ominous clouds of smoke billow up from the Lake Piru fire, here framed by the landscape of Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia.
Bubbles do most of their damage not when they burst but when they billow, according to a new study by You Lung Chen and Jacob Israelachvili at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Nasdaq:ISNS) today announced that it has appointed Anthony Gould and Johan Billow to its Board of Directors.
Johan Billow, General Manager of Flow Traffic Limited, commented, "The award of our first supply contract for Autoscope(R) in Thailand is an important breakthrough in a rapidly growing market for traffic management products and systems.
Kai's Power GOO's imaging technology and consumer friendly user interface expands Kodak's ability to bring images to the home computer in a new, exciting way, strengthening the digital camera product offering," said Nick Billow, worldwide product manager, digital cameras, Eastman Kodak Company.
Thick billows of smoke engulfed a truck along the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) on Tuesday.