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  • The district is exposed to drought and also to destructive floods.
  • In " Some Reasons for Belief, " the author institutes a rapid destructive criticism of all possible philosophies.
  • During the rest of the year the winds blow from west-north-west and north, with rain and occasional destructive hurricanes.
  • The Vertebrata come within the scope of our subject, chiefly as destructive agents which cause wounds or devour young shoots and foliage, &c. Rabbits and other burrowing animals injure roots, squirrels and birds snip off buds, horned cattle strip off bark, and so forth.
  • His whole system of government, his 2 This view of Ranulf Flambard's work, which on Freeman's authority superseded the older view, which attributed the feudal organization of England to the Conqueror himself, was subjected to a destructive criticism by Mr J.
 

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