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unusual largeness in size or extent or number

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Although there are numerous rice terraces throughout Asia, the Banaue rice terraces earned the monicker 'the eighth wonder of the world' because of its immensity and height of 1500 meters above sea level, as built by the Ifugao ancestors some 2,000 years ago, fed by an ancient irrigation system from the mountain rainforest.
And how to focus the immensity of the momentall that judgment and repentanceas the stomach grows grumbly and the head light?
For many, the colonial story of Australia starts with Captain Cook's discovery of the east coast in 1770, but it was some 164 years before his voyage that European mariners began their romance with the immensity of the Australian continent.
For the last few months I've had a glimpse of immensity within myself: tuning into my "hollow body" every morning and night, and several times a day.
The thesis isn't novel, to be sure, but the scale is: Reid clearly hopes that the dizzying nature of what he's showing us--the immensity of the Earth and the cosmos, as well as the litany of concern about the current state of affairs--will make an impression.
and there's the immensity of all you've got to say,
The balloting process was also conducted in the presence of large number of applicants who applied for the residential plots of Park Enclave Housing Project, representatives of civil society, NAB, FIA, Immensity International while representatives of both electronic and print media also witnessed the balloting process.
Geldof, speaking to ITV News reporter Mark Austin, said: "When Paula died and Peaches a few months ago, the ability to try and understand, although it is incomprehensible with the immensity of the grief is there.
Speaking to ITV News reporter Mark Austin, he said: "When Paula died and Peaches a few months ago, the ability to try and understand, although it is incomprehensible with the immensity of the grief is there.
Thought about the immensity of outer space, And wondered are we alone, the human race?
David Waltham believes that the Earth is a peculiar place, 'perhaps the only highly habitable planet we will ever find'; a view at odds with the prevailing opinion that the Earth is 'small, insignificant and lost in the immensity of the Universe'.
He stands in awe of the vast magnitude of nature and of the immensity of time in which our world is only a tiny speck.
The Tatarstan Representation in Uzbekistan highlighted the immensity of the celebrations.
I think it is ironic that we have spectacular views of the immensity of the universe like those chosen by Brother Guy Consolmagno, yet we cannot experience some of this by directly looking upward.
First-timers invariably feel either overwhelmed by the sheer immensity of the 277-mile-long canyon or confounded that the iconic labyrinth of eroded sandstone monoliths, towers, and temples appears almost unreal, like nothing so much as a giant postcard.