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  • adj. Not modernized

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  • adj. not brought up to date


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  • Gus's combustible info is relayed in their unmodernized Sunnyside, Brooklyn home, an instantly convincing set -- as are subsequent other shifting locations -- by Mark Wendland.

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  • On the other hand, it would actually have been much, much better had we left our financial system unmodernized than allowed it to be Grammitized in the name of modernization. anonymous Says:

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  • It always portrays the Church as powerful, ominous, mysterious, bound to tradition, wealthy, adorned with beauty and majesty, steeped in history, dogmatic and unmodernized, with an iron-fisted attachment to a world gone by,

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  • At the beginning of the 20th century, every single leading Muslim intellectual, except one, was in love with the Democratic West, and saw these modern countries as approaching the Islamic ideal better than their own unmodernized countries.

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  • The chapel or church claims greater antiquity than any other in that part of the kingdom; but there is no appearance of this in the external aspect of the present edifice, unless it be in the two eastern windows, which remain unmodernized, and in the lower part of the steeple.

    The Life of Charlotte Bronte

  • From Shanghai to Soochow city, a typical Chinese walled town, still quite unmodernized, and no doubt the same as it was 2000 years ago.

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  • Some day I hope to revisit the region and find this natural nesting hollow still occupied by a pair of unmodernized Swifts.

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  • Entirely unmodernized, it was the more picturesque for that.

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  • His work was cut short by his untimely death, and Tunis, still unmodernized, fell twenty years later under the power of France.

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  • She climbed some steep stairs, still unmodernized, to

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