So reconstructed, the earliest period appears to us as a time of slow development in which the characteristic epic metre, diction, and structure grew up slowly from crude elements and were improved until the verge of maturity
The average life expectancy of a Martian after the age of maturity is about three hundred years, but would be nearer the one-thousand mark were it not for the various means leading to violent death.
My fair companion was about eight feet tall, having just arrived at maturity, but not yet to her full height.
Shakspere's dramatic career falls naturally into four successive divisions of increasing maturity
. To be sure, no definite record of the order of his plays has come down to us, and it can scarcely be said that we certainly know the exact date of a single one of them; but the evidence of the title-page dates of such of them as were hastily published during his lifetime, of allusions to them in other writings of the time, and other scattering facts of one sort or another, joined with the more important internal evidence of comparative maturity
of mind and art which shows
Or if the combustible materials that now seem to be collecting should be dissipated without coming to maturity
, or if a flame should be kindled without extending to us, what security can we have that our tranquillity will long remain undisturbed from some other cause or from some other quarter?
At a certain season of the year, when the fruit of the hundred groves of the valley has reached its maturity
, and hangs in golden spheres from every branch, the islanders assemble in harvest groups, and garner in the abundance which surrounds them.
Irish terriers, when they have gained maturity
, are notable, not alone for their courage, fidelity, and capacity for love, but for their cool-headedness and power of self-control and restraint.
And yet there is not in France, with its rich variety of soil and climate, a blade, a leaf, a root, a sprig, a peppercorn, which will grow to maturity
under conditions more certain than those that have produced this horror.
They swept along above cultivated fields of tobacco, maize, and barley, at full maturity
, and here and there immense rice-fields, full of straight stalks and purple blossoms.
So much had his great strength and agility increased in the period following his maturity
that he had come to believe that he might master the redoubtable Terkoz in a hand to hand fight were it not for the terrible advantage the anthropoid's huge fighting fangs gave him over the poorly armed Tarzan.
No longer puppies, vaguely proud of the sedateness of maturity
, they strove to be proud and sedate while all their impulse was to rush together in a frantic ecstasy.
He saw her yearning, hungry eyes, and her ill-fed female form which had been rushed from childhood into a frightened and ferocious maturity
; then he put his arms about her in large tolerance and stooped and kissed her on the lips.
Summary: The UAE has been ranked first in the Arab region in Government Electronic and Mobile Services (GEMS) Maturity
Index, according to a report issued by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA)
Salem Al Housani, the acting deputy director general for Information & e-Government Sector, pointed out that this achievement comes a year after TRA's appointment as the only entity responsible for smart government and digital transformation of the UAE's model of digital government maturity
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