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not sustained or maintained by nonmaterial aid


not held up or borne


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At daybreak next morning he was thunderstruck to see that this stray handful of English, entirely unsupported from their rear, had flung themselves across the river, half by a bridge to the right, and the other half by a ford higher up, and were massed upon the marshy bank below him.
Hector," he cried, "my son, stay not to face this man alone and unsupported, or you will meet death at the hands of the son of Peleus, for he is mightier than you.
Some authors believe that long-continued domestication eliminates this strong tendency to sterility: from the history of the dog I think there is some probability in this hypothesis, if applied to species closely related together, though it is unsupported by a single experiment.
The fever raged during seven weeks; for five months she was kept in bed in a darkened room; it was a year before she could walk unsupported, and two years before she could sit up all day.
And, more than that, she recognized the plain truth -unwelcome as it was -- that the conviction now fixed in her own mind was thus far unsupported by a single fragment of producible evidence to justify it to the minds of others.
I smote my open palm with a clenched fist, to emphasize a determination unsupported by hope.
The only object within our view which was not level was the horizon; rushes looked like bushes unsupported in the air, and water like mud-banks, and mud-banks like water.
A FORMER SAS sergeant will today launch a bid to raise funds for charity and smash the world record for crossing the North Atlantic unsupported in a rowing boat.
The 51-year-old, of Causey Hill, Hexham in Northumberland, walked into the history books last year when he knocked 10 days off the British record for the fastest unsupported 482-mile trek in snowshoes to the geographic North Pole.
He knocked 10 days off the British record for the fastest unsupported 775km trek from Ward Hunt Island, Canada to the top of the world.
The Federal Trade Commission also is taking to court an operation based in California and Canada that it says made unsupported claims for weight-loss products and arthritis cures.
Moreover, she adds, "science to support prevention, correction, and the setting of standards is woefully underdeveloped and unsupported.
Part I of the analysis shows that the claims of business and medical lobbies are "exaggerated and unsupported by the facts.
Conrad Dickinson and wife Hilary, of Hexham, set a world record last week when they became the first British married couple to trek unsupported to the South Pole.
In court documents, Harris said the FTC case is riddled with factual errors and unsupported accusations.