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The tallest member of the family reached into the tree with the hook on the end of a pole pruner and pulled the fruit off.
Drowning can occur by being pulled under the water and by being dragged out to sea.
As the candies are pulled out, place the selected ones on the table next to the bowl.
Shelves stacked with pinched and gnarled coffee cups, pulled from a local kiln.
Employees pulled chairs into a makeshift theater, opened microbrews, drank wine.
He gets into the science of reading, the way some circuits in the brain go on autopilot as you're pulled deeper into the text.
He rushed to the corner, slipped his hand under the paper, pulled the things out and filled his pockets with them.
Shopkeepers pulled down their shutters as protesters raced through the streets.
Yale has said it pulled the images because of fears they would trigger violence.
And it pulled off the feat with energy provided by the solar cells that coat its single, curiously-shaped airfoil.
But the tape can be peeled off relatively easily when pulled perpendicular to a surface.
Instead he pulled out a paperback world almanac from his knapsack and asked her to quiz him.
But to twitch this curtain back only reveals other curtains which have now to be pulled aside.
He pulled a pistol and was shot dead, together with an accomplice.
She pulled his student-aid record and discovered that he had received aid from seven other colleges.
When an atom gets pulled out of place, its neighbors tug it back.
Shrapnel is excised, cerebral tissue swells, and the scalp is pulled taut and sewn back over a ballooning brain.
We pulled all the cushions out into the middle of the living room and made a giant castle.
The mystique of leadership-of faith over facts-pulled others along in its wake.
It's a kind of magic trick that makes anything look more pulled together.
As the plates moved, they slowly pulled the continents apart.
Because amino acids have a slight electrical charge, they are pulled through the tube.
When a story is done and has been pulled off the roller, you can still feel it in your fingers.
The electrons don't stay displaced for long, however, and are pulled back toward their original position.
In other words, you're meant to be pulled into the picture.
There, they feed on plankton and other microscopic fare pulled in through tiny pores.
The strands straighten out when pulled, but they relax back to their tangled shape when the tension is released.
Red areas and spikes indicate sections that need to be pulled apart from each other so that players can earn points.
They pulled the barrier away and waved the cars through.
Fortunately, an experienced swimmer pulled me to safety.
She then pulled a yellow tube out of a purple tube, creating a squeaking sound.
Called katabatic winds, they are pulled down the slope of the icecap by gravity.
All three are among the projects pulled from peer review.
Pulled by gravity, the gas begins to form clouds around the densest regions of dark matter.
His headset cord pulled loose from its jack and began whipping about his head.
Visitors must lie flat in a shallow boat as it is pulled by wires under the outcrop.
He was apparently in great trouble, and his hat was pulled down over his eyes, as if he wished to hide his features.
Metal objects within the magnetic field do not have to touch a magnet to be pulled by magnetism.
Yes, the energy from the top of my head being lifted and pulled around.
There's a kind of helplessness in many of the poems, the sense of being pulled along by something irresistible and invisible.
The led horses pulled him from his seat and all three ran away.
They pulled out all the stops to cow the government's critics into silence.
Four of the candidates pulled out because they did not want their names disclosed.
Desperate to dull her feelings, she removed her belt, tied it around her neck and pulled it tight to stop herself from breathing.
He examined slices of sea ice under the microscope, his hood pulled tight around his eyes.
To make it that kind of a movie was the big risk and the big challenge, but also the thing that pulled it out of the fire.
Greed and pulled hamstrings are the modern sportswriter's daily subject matter.
Don't leave pulled or hoed-out weeds lying on bare ground, since they may take root again.
They become visible when water droplets pulled from a storm's moist air condense or when dust and debris are taken up.
The first two cubs pulled themselves out of the water without any help from the keepers.
Now imagine creamy grits, oyster skillet roast, and pulled pork.
He fumbled with the buttons on her flannel shirt and pulled it down around her shoulders.
Normally, they're pulled back to create one bright, airy room.
While gravity pulled celestial objects inward, this extra gravitational effect-a kind of antigravity-pushed them apart.
He pulled the intestines out of the dog and started stomping the dog until blood came out of his mouth.
She pulled the larger, slightly newer mattress off her and her husband's bed and hauled it back to mine.
Because the cells were so thin, the hot electrons could be pulled out of the cell quickly, before they cooled.
She wears her steel-gray hair pulled back in a straggly bun.
With an encouraging smile, a co-worker pulled up a trouser leg to reveal his own scarred shin.
Pulled tight, they closed into this perfect knot whereby the devil's silently upbraided, and the heart sings whole.
Human testers traditionally have pulled such pungent duties.
He reached for her hand and pulled on it, insistently.
The walls of the set have been pulled apart for construction, but the thin lines on the floor indicate how close they will be.
The labels were obscured by socks pulled up to the rim of each can, so to cheat a volunteer had only to lower the sock.
He took me to his home, where he opened a drawer and pulled out a sheaf of rice paper that had been stapled together.
Galaxies that had been pulled together before the universe began accelerating still have the chance to collide.
The latter include one piled with sautéed mushrooms and goat cheese and one filled with succulent pulled pork.
The number of new cases dropped after the product was pulled from the market two days after its introduction.
She was lost beneath the surface for thirty minutes before her parents found her on the pond bottom and pulled her up.
Sitting on a barrel he pulled on and fastened the shoe he had been holding in his hand.
One is that the weight of fish pulled from the depths has peaked.
Though many in higher education were skeptical at the time, he pulled it off.
During that trip a research team pulled three cores from the cap.
Y uri pulled his sons from school to watch the big robot wreck the motel.
Roy wasn't cowardly and didn't flinch, and he put the barrel up and pulled the trigger and blew off half his head.
His novel was pulled from the shelves after two days.
In reality, the parties that pulled out knew they were highly unlikely to win in any case.
Billions were pulled off the table, and the community-college plan was shelved.
The round ones are in hydrostatic equilibrium, meaning they have enough self-gravity to have pulled themselves into a round shape.
He said his catheter was going to be pulled out that day.
The police pulled them out one by one and handcuffed them.
The road into town is crowded with old carts full of wood and bricks and pulled by thin horses or even by people.
Rinse the dirt and tiny snails from your freshly pulled-up radicchio.
Yet even here life thrives, according to scientists who have pulled a plug of dirt from the seafloor.
As this seaside drama rushed toward its denouement, a horse-drawn cab pulled up to the wharf.
Early one morning a few weeks later, an ambulance pulled up.
Electrons freed during the reaction are pulled into an external circuit.
He couldn't have pulled precisely this hoax without it-but we've had hoaxes for ages.
He gained the door to the landing, pulled it open, and rushed forth.
See special galleries of photos pulled from contest submissions.
They pulled the body up, inch by inch, and swept away the dirt.
The same panel had already voted against two obesity drugs this year and said a third should be pulled off the market.
The glue not only works well on wet surfaces, but it can also be pulled off and reused more than a thousand times.
By comparison, pulled pork and beef brisket are unexceptional, the flavor pleasant but lacking definition.
Some can be pulled from a rucksack and launched by hand.
We had a quick release that you pulled, and you're supposed to let it fly off, and it didn't come off.
Our vehicle pulled into the village late one rainy night.
To test the basics of quantum theory, physicists recently pulled out an antique.
Grace pulled back her hair and pulled on her gloves.
He dipped the piece of rubber into the ice water, pulled it out, and demonstrated the fact that the cold rubber was stiff.
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