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vt sep couragezusammennehmen, zusammenraffen; strengthaufbieten; enthusiasm, energyaufbieten, aufbringen; sympathy, image, memoriesheraufbeschwören; summoning up all his strength he lifted it upunter Aufbietung aller Kräfte hob er es hoch
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KASUR -- Two persons including a woman died at different places as they could not summon up the courage to bear sudden deaths of their relatives here the other day.
But Brahim Hemdani's late leveller in that game is the only goal they have let in in four knockout matches in this tournament and the match can be expected to be characterised by Leverkusen's trying to summon up the invention to probe their way through a well-schooled visiting rearguard.
But Carter can't summon up the nerve and instead turns the gun on KC and Shark.