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  • adv. In a determinable way.


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  • As we try to simplify and slow ourselves down, our world just seems to hypersonically spin even more determinably around us.

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  • This paves the way for the Iraqi resistance to expand southward gradually, but determinably.

    Security, Reconciliation in Iraq Are Irreconcilable

  • The final wave of patrons came in rows of beaming crystal blue lamps down the winding PCH, maneuvering to and fro like the eyes of things creeping in the night determinably en route to their glowing refuge.

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  • In France they hate Dutch tourists because they like to drive down in their dinky motor homes bringing their entire month´s worth of really bad Dutch food rations and determinably avoiding spending any money whatsoever in France.

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  • At her side Dudley reviewed what he had said, determinably ignoring an uncomfortable feeling of disloyalty to Amy whose love, he knew, had been more faithful, and continued more strongly than he chose to portray.

    The Virgin's Lover

  • According to Healy, the vast majority of all instances of pathological stealing are those in which individuals, not determinably insane, give way to an abnormally conditioned impulse to steal.

    Studies in Forensic Psychiatry

  • A law is applied neutrally and objectively: in theory completely neutrally; in practice substantially and determinably as neutrally and objectively as we can practically manage.

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  • Typically (but not necessarily) some determinably specific and bounded body of law exclusively affects specific kinds of coercive behavior, usually overtly violent coercion.

    The Barefoot Bum

  • Then slowly, softly, but determinably, he has his way with you.

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  • Only Hispanics have been determinably lobbying for Obama with Obama partially humoring them by offering Commerce secretary instead.

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