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  • It was impossible for him to recede, and, after accepting the title of Citoyen Egalite, conferred on him by the commune of Paris, he was elected twentieth and last deputy for Paris to the Convention.
  • Apart, then they recede again, the Tigris bending eastward, until, below the Shatt-el-Hai, they are separated by almost loo m.
  • But under the influence of the rotation the parts of greater density tend to recede further from the axis than the parts of less density.
  • As regards the crossing of the Red Sea, a perfectly rationalizing explanation can be found: with a strong east wind its waters could temporarily recede and permit a passage (see Journ.
  • As we recede from the coast the fall diminishes, till it is reduced to about 25 or 30 in.

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