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a.1.Free from waves; undisturbed; not agitated; as, the waveless sea.
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On the other, the waveless ocean slept in the calm of the night.
Where Sodom and Gomorrah reared their domes and towers, that solemn sea now floods the plain, in whose bitter waters no living thing exists--over whose waveless surface the blistering air hangs motionless and dead-- about whose borders nothing grows but weeds, and scattering tufts of cane, and that treacherous fruit that promises refreshment to parching lips, but turns to ashes at the touch.
To its very edge, on either side of them, so close that they could almost touch it, came the water, water which stretched as far as they could see, swaying, waveless, sinister-looking.
Standing on the snow-covered plain, as if in a pasture amid the hills, I cut my way first through a foot of snow, and then a foot of ice, and open a window under my feet, where, kneeling to drink, I look down into the quiet parlor of the fishes, pervaded by a softened light as through a window of ground glass, with its bright sanded floor the same as in summer; there a perennial waveless serenity reigns as in the amber twilight sky, corresponding to the cool and even temperament of the inhabitants.
But they were both as grave and steady as the sea itself, then lying beneath a dark sky, waveless - yet with a heavy roll upon it, as if it breathed in its rest - and touched, on the horizon, with a strip of silvery light from the unseen sun.
A core WES function that helps with this challenge is known as "waveless" order releasing in which orders are dropped to the floor on a continuous basis, letting the WES dynamically orchestrate machine, labor and inventory resources against order requirements.
| A Fulmar glides over the Little Orme, Llandudno CALM weather along the coast near Moelfre at the weekend gave the perfect conditions to watch Red-throated Diver and Black Guillemot on the waveless sea.
Among the new functionalities, the system's order streaming produces a single, intelligent fulfillment optimization engine capable of simultaneously and dynamically processing wave, waveless and flow-through orders.
Paused there, shoulder to shoulder, we watched the waveless sea.
We spent a couple of enjoyable afternoons taking our inflatables on to the almost waveless waters during a week-long family holiday in August.
One of the unique contributions of Finding Feminism is its articulation of the concept of "waveless feminism." Waveless feminism is the idea that the feminist movement does not only exist in identifiable "waves," but instead persists over time--sometimes in surges of activism and sometimes through abeyance structures, wherein feminist communities keep the movement alive during times of reduced support.
In the waveless Dead Sea-its salt-laden waters known for therapeutic powers-this swimming aficionado could not display her free-style prowess.

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