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(comparative and superlative of 'early') more early than

earlier in time

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comparatives of 'soon' or 'early'

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For the welfare of a very young animal, as long as it remains in its mother's womb, or in the egg, or as long as it is nourished and protected by its parent, it must be quite unimportant whether most of its characters are fully acquired a little earlier or later in life.
But further than this, variations which, for all that we can see, might have appeared earlier or later in life, tend to appear at a corresponding age in the offspring and parent.
down $0,049 from week earlier; down $0,828 from year earlier.
RARE spring butterflies have emerged several weeks earlier in the warm weather than they did after last year's bitter spring, conservationists said.
2 million) in March, rising 20% from a month earlier whereas down 5.
But the business community -- which had organized what had been expected to be a bitter and costly referendum on an earlier version of the ordinance -- also opposed the revised measure and said it could challenge it in court.
5% one year earlier and essentially flat with the 12.
The stone (drawing, right) shows the 0lmec developed writing systems earlier than other civilizations in the region, like the Maya and the Zapotec, whose writings date no earlier than 500 B.
In some earlier studies, the two supplements had eased the pain and other symptoms of osteoarthritis, while in other studies they were ineffective.
Satellite observations of eastern North America show that plants in and around urban areas bud earlier in the spring and retain their foliage later in the fall than do plants in nearby rural settings.
6% from a year earlier to 8,268 units, marking the first decline in five months, the Real Estate Economic Institute said Wednesday.
The rider, Boston's Paul Revere, had been warned just hours before by his friend Richard Devens that nine or ten mounted British soldiers had been spotted going down the road to Lexington earlier that night.
He dates I Enoch 14 a hundred years earlier than I had (285 B.
The results suggested that students, in general, expected to take on responsibilities earlier than privileges, as individuals those students who expected earlier responsibilities were also likely to expect earlier privileges, and those who expected later responsibilities were likely to expect later privileges.
The company said it now expects a group pretax profit of 52 billion yen, up from its forecast of 32 billion yen last November, and a group net profit of 38 billion yen, up from its earlier projection of 32 billion yen, on group revenues of 1,727 billion yen, up from the earlier projected 1,681 billion yen.