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be larger in number

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In the county in which Tuskegee is situated the coloured people outnumbered the whites by about three to one.
Then each of these men retreated as far as the ditch, from which each took a concealed musket; the result was that our seven travelers were outnumbered in weapons.
One would almost imagine from the long list that is given of cannibal primates, bishops, arch-deacons, prebendaries, and other inferior ecclesiastics, that the sacerdotal order far outnumbered the rest of the population, and that the poor natives were more severely priest-ridden than even the inhabitants of the papal states.
The aide left the room and the others fell into a general conversation from which it became apparent to Tarzan that the German East African forces greatly outnumbered the British and that the latter were suffering heavily.
At the clash of steel, palace guards rushed to the scene from other parts of the great building until those who would have defended U-Thor were outnumbered two to one, and then the jed of Manatos slowly withdrew with his forces, and fighting his way through the corridors and chambers of the palace came at last to the avenue.
In many islands the native productions are nearly equalled or even outnumbered by the naturalised; and if the natives have not been actually exterminated, their numbers have been greatly reduced, and this is the first stage towards extinction.
The fight has hemmed you in as with a circle of fire, and even now that the Trojans are within the wall some of them stand aloof in full armour, while others are fighting scattered and outnumbered near the ships.
A, having outnumbered and overwhelmed B, hovers, a thousand airships strong, over his capital, threatening to bombard it unless B submits.
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? SPORT: Women will outnumber men in the Great Britain team for the second European Games in Minsk next month.
One of the points made in the article is his quoting of a recent study that show professors who register as Democrats outnumber their Republican counterparts by a ratio of 12:1.
Indonesian and Philippine women far outnumber the men, probably because a large percentage are employed as domestic caregivers.
A reading above 100 means optimists outnumber pessimists, while a reading below the benchmark means the opposite.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A new report from the US Census Bureau has found that, for the first time in human history, the old are set to outnumber the young globally within the next four years.