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in proper order or sequence

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She was here shown successively into three large bed-chambers, with their dressing-rooms, most completely and handsomely fitted up; everything that money and taste could do, to give comfort and elegance to apartments, had been bestowed on these; and, being furnished within the last five years, they were perfect in all that would be generally pleasing, and wanting in all that could give pleasure to Catherine.
On the shell it is fast: in the flesh it is loose; but always has for a kernel a small hard substance, maybe a barren egg, maybe a grain of sand, around which the pearly matter deposits itself year after year successively, and by thin concentric layers.
It was long before I was duly revolted by Esmond's transfer of his passion from the daughter to the mother whom he is successively enamoured of.
Well, monsieur," said Planchet, who had observed his master grow read and pale successively, "did I not guess truly?
He called successively at the abodes of Athos, Porthos, and Aramis.
She took successively all the other papers out till the drawer was empty.
Franz took it with a nervous trembling, and repeated the letters of the alphabet successively, until he came to M.
But supposing for an instant, in this and other such cases, that the record of the first appearance and disappearance of the species was perfect, we have no reason to believe that forms successively produced necessarily endure for corresponding lengths of time: a very ancient form might occasionally last much longer than a form elsewhere subsequently produced, especially in the case of terrestrial productions inhabiting separated districts.
I shall deal with the three questions successively.
Sight and hearing are the most public of the senses; smell only a trifle less so; touch, again, a trifle less, since two people can only touch the same spot successively, not simultaneously.
Something, however, happened this time that had not happened before; his stare into my face, through the glass and across the room, was as deep and hard as then, but it quitted me for a moment during which I could still watch it, see it fix successively several other things.
And yet William the Red, and Henry, his second and third brothers, were successively preferred to him by the voice of the nation, Robert had every merit which can be pleaded for Richard; he was a bold knight, a good leader, generous to his friends and to the church, and, to crown the whole, a crusader and a conqueror of the Holy Sepulchre; and yet he died a blind and miserable prisoner in the Castle of Cardiff, because he opposed himself to the will of the people, who chose that he should not rule over them.
The bills were successively passed merely on the basis of number of sanctioned/held posts and all illegal payments during this period were made in the name of DDO (Drawing and Disbursing Officers) instead of agency/vendor/officers.
Supply of medical devices - the term of the contract successively within 36 months from the date of the contract, or in case of no order by the Purchaser total goods within this period, until the time of the contract, but no longer than the period of 4 years - Package No.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Turkish famous rock singer Haluk Levent will attempt to hit a Guinness record by giving concerts 100 days successively to draw attention to drug use.
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