recess


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depths

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adjourn

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a pause or interval, as from work or duty

to interrupt regular activity for a short period

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a state of abeyance or suspended business

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an arm off of a larger body of water (often between rocky headlands)

an enclosure that is set back or indented

a pause from doing something (as work)

put into a recess

make a recess in

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close at the end of a session

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Withdrawing the key I stepped back from the recess.
The earliest indication I had of this was a low moaning cry from the depth of the recess.
You will now stand on the platform till recess," said Mr.
We kept ourselves concealed in the shadow of the recess, and looked through the open doorway.
We drew back, just in time to escape it, against the wall of the recess.
A harp, and other matters of a very uncanonical appearance, were also visible when this dark recess was opened.
Nobody shall go near her,' said the man, starting fiercely up, as the undertaker approached the recess.
Welcome to the wonderful world of recess withholding.
The leaders said they were not ready to go on recess as they are broke.
Leader of Majority Stanley Karanja proposed a two-month recess but the MCAs said they did not have enough money and cars to tour their wards.
Pending legislation in Massachusetts would require schools to provide at least 20 minutes of daily recess in K5.
There are several clauses and procedural road blocks to recess appointments, but if Trump is successful in enacting the recess appointment, he might appoint a new attorney general which would allow the new person to be in place till 2018.
In addition, recess supports 50 Million Strong, SHAPE America's commitment to empower all kids to lead active and healthy lives.
Unlike bolts and screws that have wrenching features or recesses located on their heads, aerospace pins employ an anti-rotation recess located in their threaded extremities as wrenching feature, as depicted in figure 1.
2 THE advantages of recess fitting are that the blind is made to fit the window and works with its proportions, and the window sill and wall around the window can still be used.