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  • He also modifies the harshness of St Mark's style, and frequently recasts his language in reference to diseases.
  • His infidelity to his wife and his harshness towards his son Carlino are blemishes on a splendid career, but he more than expiated these faults by his tragic end.
  • The harshness of deep notes on instruments rich in overtones may be explained as arising from beats between successive overtones.
  • These seceders were at first treated with great harshness, but have won their way to toleration, and form the Lutheran Free churches of Germany.
  • The general's object may probably have been to accentuate the harshness with which the fathers had been treated, and so to increase public sympathy, 1 but the actual result of his policy was blame for the cruelty with which he enhanced their misfortunes, for the poverty of Corsica made even a bare subsistence scarcely procurable for them there.
 

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