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  • In such cases the cymes are described as spiked, racemose, or panicled, according to circumstances.
  • He pulled out a pair of spiked apparatuses, with lengthy teeth extending both down and forward.
  • The spiked millet, known as bajra or cumbu, which yields a poorer food, is grown on dry sandy soil in the Deccan and the Punjab.
  • When the creature has swallowed the spiked bait it keeps its jaws so firmly closed that it can be dragged out of the water.
  • But the buccaneers or pirates who had made their retreat here offered heavy opposition; in 1680 there was an attack by the Spaniards, and in July 1703 the French and Spaniards made a descent on New Providence, blew up the fort, spiked the guns, burnt the church and carried off the governor, with the principal inhabitants, to Havana.
 

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