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  • Ninth Circuit Finds That New Home Buyer Plaintiffs Fail To Satisfy Per Se Tying Element That Amount Of Commerce Not Be "Insubstantial" "Zero Foreclosure" Is Less Than "Di Minimus."

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • Per Se Tying Element That Amount Of Commerce Not Be "Insubstantial"

    Antitrust Law Blog

  • Insubstantial strands of wire were all that kept him from falling into the vast pit of Below.

    Worldshaker

  • Insubstantial souls were incapable of communicative speech.

    Short Story: The Soul Chamber, Part 4

  • Insubstantial and deceptive as was this inner world of his, to him it must have been much more real than the world of flitting physical. shapes about him.

    Mark Twain: A Biography

  • TWENTY-ONE Insubstantial and ethereal as air, Walker began his search for the books of magic.

    Antrax

  • Insubstantial, they were far more terrible than embodied.

    Incubus

  • Insubstantial but icy, like a scarf of subzero wind.

    Night World No. 1

  • Insubstantial as lace-work against the green background of the garden, it hung rather than stood between its brick pillars, its edges fretted and fringed with rust, consumed in a delicate decay.

    The Creators A Comedy

  • Insubstantial and deceptive as was this inner world of his, to him it must have been much more real than the world of flitting physical shapes about him.

    Mark Twain, a Biography — Volume III, Part 2: 1907-1910

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