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People are still pushing into the room, filling the chairs and settling themselves cross-legged on the floor.
The workers started by filling metal frames-each measuring ten square feet-with bottles encased between sheets of chicken wire.
Coyotes became top dog, filling the wolf's ecological niche.
They needed something cheap, filling and full of energy and protein to keep them going throughout the day.
Silt is filling in the swamp, and private landowners are cutting off access to traditional fishing holes.
Archaeologists are filling in missing details of how and where the settlers lived.
Grab a loaf of their ciabatta or focaccia, and you'll have a filling meal on your hands.
The professors simply concentrated on filling our heads with science.
Thanks for filling my head with vibrant, colorful ideas.
And, gaps or not, scientists have been and still are painfully and meticulously filling them in with the fossils they uncover.
Databases are filling up with the genomes of everything from the tiniest virus to the tallest tree.
Rationing, long queues, bad tempers and violence have become commonplace at filling stations.
The good news is that a shift here usually causes a shift there, as gaps need filling.
Second, filling that pot will require more capital because investment returns will be lower.
But the beautification did not extend to filling in the potholes along the route.
He travelled the world to pursue his eccentric obsession, collecting stories and trivia as if filling an enormous curio cabinet.
Public discontent may be filling the campaigners' sails, but political support for reforms is still patchy.
Abstract arguments about macroeconomics are unlikely to mollify motorists cross about the cost of filling up their tanks.
The spike in demand for diesel has drained supplies and resulted in long queues at filling stations.
The road tax regime becomes complicated as any home connected to gas is a potential filling station.
In defining that goal, point to the gap you are filling.
So we've set up our functions and we've set up scientific methods for filling in the graphs.
Place in the centre of each a stuffed olive, made by removing stone and filling cavity with sardine mixture.
One runs from tree to tree over the frosted ground picking the gnarled, twisted apples and filling his pockets with them.
With pure deliberate notes spreading filling the night.
Filling their barns with grain, and towers with treasure.
It is quick to catch the scent of honey in the box, and as quick to fall to filling itself.
He was not a play-goer, being of such fastidious taste that he was easily disgusted by the bad filling up of the inferior parts.
Meanwhile the room was filling up, for it was the day appointed to discuss the results of our observations.
Natural gas may be coming to a filling station near you.
Spread about a teaspoon or so of filling onto the flat side of a cookie, spreading the filling almost to the edges.
Because the cups are small, the filling needs to be simple.
Moreover, both new degrees meet specific local needs, filling niches that weren't previously being filled.
The filling of this position is contingent upon available funding.
It is now commonplace for students to evaluate their professors, usually by filling out bubble sheets late in the term.
It seems that some people enjoy having meetings and use meetings as a means of filling up the work day.
Chowders are thick soups, hearty dishes that are filling and delicious.
The practice can serve worthy goals in addition to filling seats.
Either option is potentially painful: being taught or filling out an evaluation.
Those programs are widely popular, and their graduates bolster the local economy by filling open jobs.
But it is melting fast, with the thunderous sounds of icebergs calving off glaciers filling the air.
From pollution to siphoning the oxygen out of our atmosphere and filling the world with water, great solution.
Each time his pharmacy profited by filling a completely new set of meds.
Maybe the oceans are filling up from all that water being pumped into them.
Legalizing marijuana will help mainly filling pockets and bank accounts.
Other magazines, newspapers and books also do a dandy job of filling space with weight that fritters away fuel.
Yet they observed spontaneous and continuous filling of the tube by an ordered chain of water molecules.
The evacuated cavity is left empty, filling with cerebrospinal fluid in a day or so.
He pounces on the natural pauses in speech, filling them with seemingly random words and riffing on tangents.
Bacteria on the rise may be filling the ecological void left by the decline in the vaccine's seven pneumococcus strains.
Helium, so useful for filling balloons, can also be obtained cheaply at any party-goods dealer.
But the form of trees, that is space filling branches and leaves to catch the sunlight, is highly probable.
They detected a significant acceleration of ageing that reduced the grain-filling period.
The radiation that comes from far outside our galaxy, filling the whole universe, is the cosmic background.
Once it appears, the cancer destroys the animal's mouth, filling it with tumors that make it impossible for the animal to eat.
Spoon warm apple filling into center, and fold edges over it.
Use a spoon to place cherry pie filling on top of the whipped topping.
Instruct students to calculate the net internal and net migration by filling in the net internal migration and net migration data.
The giant size of the creature is implied by filling fully half of the top half of the frame with the shell.
Present students with the scenario below, filling in the blank depending on which site they have read for this lesson.
Stuff the pillow filling into the open side until the pillow is firm.
Tear paper for recycling into small pieces and place them in the blender, filling it about half full.
It's actually a gelatinous preparation of the cell walls of red algae, used to thicken the fruit filling.
The demo skips ahead to a new section, and water is filling the submarine.
Inside were another nineteen empty bags ready for filling.
Crimping or fluting the edges of a double-crust pie seals the dough and keeps the filling from leaking out during baking.
Everything is made from scratch, including the custard filling for the bismarcks.
Thin and tender, the pancakes are rolled around a strawberry pink filling.
Spicy apple, dried apricot and cherry filling is topped with a crunchy hazelnut streusel in this special harvest-time treat.
Get creative with those holiday leftovers filling up the fridge.
Egg yolk, sugar, and milk make a pleasingly dense filling for the light-as-air filo shells.
Whole poblanos stuffed with a cheesy mashed-potato filling.
Reuse wine bottles by adding your own labels and filling them with mint-infused syrup or vodka.
It's filling in wonderfully, softening and spilling along the edges.
These make a healthful, filling, and tasty lunch or light supper.
These favorites are quick to prepare, filling and nutritious.
Crunchy almonds and a gooey berry filling top a buttery but not too decadent cake.
Instead, he feels, it is filling a yawning gap in world knowledge.
There were only particles of matter and antimatter and light, uniformly filling all space.
One acquired this home in much the same way one acquired a freshman roommate-by sending a picture and filling out a form.
While this was happening the neighborhood was filling up, rapidly.
Another small company is having a go at filling the demand for electric vehicles that the major automakers haven't yet filled.
At the same time, patent infringement litigation has been filling headlines daily.
But filling a big screen requires a big picture, which means bigger bandwidth.
Finally, supportive cells are added, filling in around the liver cells.
As long as there's an indicator of some kind it's the same as filling your tank with gas.
Even fast recharging batteries will need a filling station providing the high power necessary.
As the car slows, the wheels drive the compression cylinder, filling up the air tank.
The school explained that there had been an error in filling out the forms but that the problem had been subsequently addressed.
There is a gas station with not one but six medallion cabs filling their tanks.
Filling a tumbler with water at the old faucet connected you with the wider world.
The grounds absorbed all they could and slowly swelled, filling the room with aroma.
Hence a sudden spate of new pits, some that builders may have had no intention of filling soon anyway.
We are watching genuine actors at work, not well-paid hired hands filling up the space between agitated zeroes and ones.
They fit within the original framework, filling in the details.
They feed on far smaller clutches, which provide less filling meals than the giant hatcheries of turtles.
What you're seeing here is more tenuous gas filling that cavity.
When current flowed through the electrode, it vaporized both the graphite and its lanthanum oxide filling.
Besides filling the airwaves with ads for feminine protection products, or urinary incontinence.
For other causes, imagine an infection that festers and forms an abscess, filling up the trachea.
The heart chamber grows too small and too stiff to fill completely during diastole, the heart's relaxation-and-filling phase.
Still, with dumps filling and open space dwindling, landfill conversions are probably here to stay.
Mini pies use the same dough and filling as big pies.
Cellulose gum harvested from trees goes into the white filling.
As temperatures drop, the time is right for hearty, filling winter soups and stews.
Fold the wide end of the husk over the filling to cover, then fold in the sides.
Though he had no visible injuries other than cuts on his face, an ultrasound showed blood filling his abdominal cavity.
The casing of milk chocolate flecked with tiny bits of espresso-grind coffee sets off the filling without dominating it.
The filling for these is good on its own or over rice.
Others have decried the filling of such a prominent news position with a figure from the entertainment-journalism world.
Warm and filling, it provided cheap, nourishing sustenance.
Imagine a sweet cream cheese filling sandwiched between two fluffy cakes.
Pour hot filling into warm pie shell and gently shake to smooth top.
Spoon the filling into the chilled shell, smoothing the top, and crumble the topping evenly over it.
Stir together all fruit-filling ingredients and spread over dough.
Tender shreds of duck confit, mixed with a dab of sour cherry compote for sweetness, comprise the filling.
Spoon remaining bulgur mixture over filling and spread to cover, smoothing top.
Put a scant teaspoon filling on each round, then brush edge lightly with water and fold pastry over filling to form a half-moon.
Brush top with one third of reserved coconut syrup, then spread with half of filling.
Make a small hole in a poori with your thumb and spoon in a little potato filling.
Golden raisins and lemon zest make welcome additions to the subtly sweet filling.
To prevent soggy-bottom crusts, brush with beaten egg white before adding the filling.
Filling cracks in walls where bugs may crawl in from other rooms or buildings is another recommendation.
Manually filling, moving and placing sandbags is physically demanding work.
Important background material regarding well filling and sealing ordinances.
Fencing or filling excavations, etc, on private lots.