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Between the massive blocks were strips of grass the leverage of whose roots had pushed them apart.
Thus the immense leverage of the ship's tall masts became a matter very near my own heart.
This was an immense point gained; I foresaw that it would constitute my whole leverage in my relations with the two ladies.
Remembrances of how she had journeyed to the little that she knew, by the enchanted roads of what she and millions of innocent creatures had hoped and imagined; of how, first coming upon Reason through the tender light of Fancy, she had seen it a beneficent god, deferring to gods as great as itself; not a grim Idol, cruel and cold, with its victims bound hand to foot, and its big dumb shape set up with a sightless stare, never to be moved by anything but so many calculated tons of leverage - what had she to do with these?
A part of the Hole, indeed, contained so much public spirit and private virtue that not even this strong leverage could move it to good fellowship with a tainted accuser.
A great broken bough upon the grass showed whence he had gained his leverage to tilt over our bridge.
The weak point of these iron curtains is the leverage you can get from below.
And while upon this matter of detail, it is remarkable that the long leverages of their machines are in most cases actuated by a sort of sham musculature of the disks in an elastic sheath; these disks become polarised and drawn closely and powerfully together when traversed by a current of electricity.
And then, just as the contest was becoming interesting, Daylight effected one of his lightning shifts, changing all stresses and leverages and at the same time delivering one of his muscular explosions.
Under this partnership, Integrien will continue to leverage TCS's application development and maintenance services which encompass the entire IT application lifecycle, including migration and reengineering, e-commerce and Internet services, testing services, architecture and technology consulting, systems integration, as well as packaged software implementation across multiple industry and technology domains, and software product development and integration capabilities.
Also, excessive financial leverage at the operating or holding company can lead to financial instability.
FNF) shareholders, making FNT a standalone enterprise with significantly reduced financial leverage.