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hold

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to be filled by

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to have the room or capacity for

to bring one's emotions under control

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It also contained the Latin versions of the same fables by Phaedrus, Avienus, and other authors.
contained in the Vatican library several fables never before published.
The most considerable of the remaining objections is that the plan of the convention contains no bill of rights.
To the first I answer, that the Constitution proposed by the convention contains, as well as the constitution of this State, a number of such provisions.
The establishment of the writ of habeas corpus, the prohibition of ex post facto laws, and of TITLES OF NOBILITY, to which we have no corresponding provision in our Constitution, are perhaps greater securities to liberty and republicanism than any it contains. The creation of crimes after the commission of the fact, or, in other words, the subjecting of men to punishment for things which, when they were done, were breaches of no law, and the practice of arbitrary imprisonments, have been, in all ages, the favorite and most formidable instruments of tyranny.
I crossed to the opposite wall, the wall which contained the window.
After satisfying myself that the drawers contained nothing but the fossils and their inscriptions, I turned to the cabinet in the left-hand corner next.
The top drawer contained a complete collection of carpenter's tools in miniature, relics probably of the far-distant time when the Major was a boy, and when parents or friends had made him a present of a set of toy tools.
It literally contained nothing but the fragments of a broken vase.
The top compartment contained nothing but boxes of cigars, ranged in rows, one on another.
Unfortunately, the lower shelf contained nothing but relics of the Major's military life, comprising his sword and pistols, his epaulets, his sash, and other minor accouterments.
Besides a sufficient stock of pure brandy, he arranged two water-tanks, each of which contained twenty-two gallons.
Since it contains MT, pronounced "empty" (in the form eMpTy), it is "self-contained", so empty may not be empty after all.
To comply with this legislation, plastics and other materials that contain these substances must be replaced with alternatives that do not contain the chemical.
Knudsen fruit spritzer drinks contain only sparkling water and natural flavors and juices.