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consisting of small particles

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covered with a layer of dust

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lacking originality or spontaneity

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And although he did not turn his arm over on the recent tour of New Zealand, Sehwag's gentle off-breaks are used more in dustier conditions.
It's an evergreen, which sounds like a plus point, but in amenity plantings the leaves just get dustier and more squalid-looking as the year goes on.
CAML series compressed air loaders expanded with four new models: CAML-LPS low-profile loader for filling bins and hoppers supplied with its own lid and internal cartridge filter; CAML-LPL is similar but includes a larger external filter on its lid for dustier materials; CAML-M provides low capacity, direct feeding into machine throat or to feeder bins; and CAML-EV evacuator designed for filling drums or bins from a variety of sources.
I'm also looking for softer, dustier tones of all colors-not just pale blue or pale pink, but dustier, soft shades of all colors, such as a soft, dusty yellow or a soft, muted green.
The little-girl-meets-sophisticate tone (a kind of dustier Doris Day) is here, as well as an all-consuming passion for the great American songbook.
there is the room where we (two) lie dead, Though every morning we seem to wake and might just as well seem to sleep again As we shall somewhere in the other quieter, dustier bed Out there in the sun - in the rain.
There are nods to the dustier side of the tracks - namely the appearance of Keith Richards and the dubiously alleged country wunderkind Ryan Adams - but neither liven proceedings up very much.
Humorist, wit and surreal songwriter Ivor Cutler's (left, with Paul McCartney) rare shows are to be cherished as he sheds light on some of the dustier corners of human existence.
You don't change an icon without taking a deep breath, but the cover was making Wisden drier and dustier than it really is," he explained.
The reason why make-up creators are embracing this new texture so wholeheartedly is its amazing ability to make us look younger and fresher - unlike the dustier, powdery shadows and blushers of yesterday.
There is little that could be described as "entertaining" among dusty tomes on even dustier shelving units, unless, like me, you are an avid book reader.
The GDN reported in June that Bahrain was getting hotter, drier and dustier as a result of global warming.
Manama, July 14 -- (BNA): The Meteorological Directorate forecasted a hot, cloudy, dusty and hazy weather for today in the Kingdom, may become dustier with rising sand in places at times during the day.
But Koffman's team thought the abundant glaciers in New Zealand may have had a dustier landmass than the Australian continent.
Racelis also points to special conveying systems with hopper loaders adapted from "another industry" (which he didn't identify), because "our materials are dustier and come in different bulk densities and particle shapes.