1 He had even at need contrived to aid and multiply the industries of other arrondissements.
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2 We cannot think without affright of those lands where fakirs, bonzes, santons, Greek monks, marabouts, talapoins, and dervishes multiply even like swarms of vermin.
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3 Elements and principles mingle, combine, wed, multiply with each other, to such a point that the material and the moral world are brought eventually to the same clearness.
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4 The necessary tactics of insurrection are to drown small numbers in a vast obscurity, to multiply every combatant by the possibilities which that obscurity contains.
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5 It would be going only to multiply trouble to the others, and increase his own distress; and a much better scheme followed and was acted upon.
6 There are small lateral columns of water outside which receive the force, and which transmit and multiply it in the manner which is familiar to you.
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7 In such States, accordingly, we see wealth multiply, both that which comes from agriculture and that which comes from manufactures.
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8 The badly employed are those which, notwithstanding they may be few in the commencement, multiply with time rather than decrease.
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9 And when it comes to sleeping with an unknown stranger, in a strange inn, in a strange town, and that stranger a harpooneer, then your objections indefinitely multiply.
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10 It is merely a method by which we can multiply our personalities.
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11 As he was at last compelled to pay attention to them, his capacity for self-hate was multiplied.
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12 The multiplied pain caused him to swear with incredible power.
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13 The boat now began, with heavy groans, like some vast, tired monster, to prepare to push up among the multiplied steamers at the levee.
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14 That thousand-franc note, commented on and multiplied, produced a vast amount of terrified discussion among the gossips of the Rue des Vignes Saint-Marcel.
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15 She multiplied clasps and pins where no one would have dreamed of looking.
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