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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of dwell.

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Examples

  • The Name dwells in us as its temple and there the divine presence transmutes and Christifies us.

    Scott Cairns: Mysteries Of The Jesus Prayer

  • McCain dwells on past history because he has no future.

    McCain to vote against Sotomayor

  • Really Desperate goes to even bigger suite of offices wherein dwells DCC Absolutely-Desperate - to - be - a - Chief.

    IPCC To Investigate Barwell Deaths « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG

  • Baba Phuntsok Wangyal, one of the foremost Tibetan communist leaders, in his recent biography published in English dwells at length on the need to meet the interests of the Tibetan people.

    2005

  • “The sixth,” said the Palmer, after a pause, in which he seemed to recollect himself, “was a young knight of lesser renown and lower rank, assumed into that honourable company, less to aid their enterprise than to make up their number — his name dwells not in my memory.”

    Ivanhoe

  • Cedric's request the Pilgrim told out the names of the English knights, only pausing at the sixth to say -- "he was a young knight -- his name dwells not in my memory."

    The World's Greatest Books — Volume 07 — Fiction

  • "His name dwells not in my memory," he said; "but he was a young knight of lesser renown and lower rank."

    The Junior Classics — Volume 5

  • ` ` The sixth, '' said the Palmer, after a pause, in which he seemed to recollect himself, ` ` was a young knight of lesser renown and lower rank, assumed into that honourable company, less to aid their enterprise than to make up their number --- his name dwells not in my memory. ''

    Ivanhoe

  • This tabernacle in which God dwells, is where God in Christ meets us who are

    Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

  • "The sixth," said the Palmer, after a pause, in which he seemed to recollect himself, "was a young knight of lesser renown and lower rank, assumed into that honourable company, less to aid their enterprise than to make up their number -- - his name dwells not in my memory."

    Ivanhoe. A Romance

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