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  • Nothing could now retard the natural advance of the young Russian state towards the east and the south-east.
  • A severe cold of a few days' duration in March may very much retard the opening of the former ponds, while the temperature of Walden increases almost uninterruptedly.
  • Were we to retard the motion of the latter, reducing it to only twice
  • An application of ' masonry biocide ' would then retard growth of algae and lichen.
  • Activated Carbon Cloth is most commonly used in preventive conservation to retard the corrosion of metals by absorbing contaminants such as acetic acids.

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