1 I turned frantically to the Time Machine, and strove hard to readjust it.
2 In the end, wisely and carefully we shall readjust the balance of animal and vegetable life to suit our human needs.
3 She paused to readjust the bottle to the child's bubbling mouth.
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4 That was the secret of his way of readjusting her vision.
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5 It fluttered the skirts of the two women and kept them for a while engaged in adjusting, readjusting, tucking in, securing hair-pins and hat-pins.
6 Such as she are rare here, he thought, as Natasha, readjusting a rose that was slipping on her bodice, settled herself beside him.
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7 She looked at herself in profile and readjusted a hairpin above her ear.
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8 He readjusted himself in the saddle and touched up his horse to ride once more round his hussars.
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9 Freddy Malins' left hand accepted the glass mechanically, his right hand being engaged in the mechanical readjustment of his dress.