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  • The truce of Ratisbon (Regensburg) imposed upon Spain completed the work of the peace of Nijmwegen (1684); and thenceforward Louis XIV.s terrified allies avoided his clutches while making ready to fight him.
  • Pulleys may be detachably connected to a shaft by friction clutches, so that they may be thrown in and out of engagement at will.
 
 

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