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for the most part

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The former will be exercised principally on external objects, as war, peace, negotiation, and foreign commerce; with which last the power of taxation will, for the most part, be connected.
As they were now entering a region where foes might be lying in wait on either bank, it was determined, in hunting for game, to confine themselves principally to the islands, which sometimes extend to considerable length, and are beautifully wooded, affording abundant pasturage and shade.
The valley is some nine miles in length, and may average one in breadth; the houses being distributed at wide intervals throughout its whole extent, principally, however, towards the head of the vale.
Though her late conversation with her daughter-in-law had made her resolve on remaining at Norland no longer than was unavoidable, it had not produced the smallest effect on her in that point to which it principally tended.
And it is well that nature has so graciously and abundantly lighted the Martian night, for the green men of Mars, being a nomadic race without high intellectual development, have but crude means for artificial lighting; depending principally upon torches, a kind of candle, and a peculiar oil lamp which generates a gas and burns without a wick.
The remainder of Governor Belcher's term of office was principally taken up in endeavoring to settle the currency.
It is very interesting--partially since it is a bit of hitherto unrecorded history, but principally from the fact that it records the story of a most remarkable revenge and the adventurous life of its innocent victim--Richard, the lost prince of England.
The only black Jerry found on her was Johnny; while her spaciousness was filled principally with two-legged white-gods.
Sino-agri Group, which is principally engaged in the business of production, circulation and provision of services in relation to agricultural means of production, is an enterprise under the umbrella of the All China Federation of Supply and Marketing Cooperatives.
SUN-Apollo Ventures is a joint venture between the SUN Group, a leading Indian business and investment group principally owned by the Khemka family with operations predominantly focused on India and the countries of the Former Soviet Union ("FSU"), and Apollo Real Estate Advisors, one of the most active global real estate investors and fund managers.
Modification kits built principally in Maryland will be installed on 67 bombers at bases in Texas, South Dakota and Oklahoma, and the upgraded aircraft will be tested at Edwards Air Force Base.