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Testing will begin in spring training, pause for the regular season and then resume.
Chartreuse or lime green flowers in dense, round to cylindrical clusters appear in late winter, early spring.
Allergy is typical in spring or fall, and cold more so in winter.
Raccoons in the northern parts of their range gorge themselves in spring and summer to store up body fat.
As winter retreats northward across the nation, gardeners are cleaning tools and turning attention to spring planting.
The yellow and purple hues that should emerge in the spring will match their school colours.
The first thing fair-weather cyclists do in the spring is to jump on their creaking rides and go for a spin.
Coax spring bulbs to flower indoors during winter.
Wild ducks jet up and down the blue waters in spring and autumn, and fly fishermen wade the riffles, casting leisurely.
After the first frost, they retreat to their underground burrows and snooze until spring, drawing their sustenance from body fat.
Some animals migrate to warmer climes for the winter and others burrow deep underground to sleep until spring.
They also have a snow-white winter coat that turns brown when the snow melts each spring.
They emerge from their subterranean hiding spots only at night to feed and during spring mating.
Beautiful during the spring, the area really comes alive in the winter when migrating waterfowl sweep into the area.
Colorful annuals make welcome additions to winter-to-spring gardens.
In cold climates, plants will die off in winter but can be planted again in spring.
After dark the bed bugs would emerge from his recliner and tattered box-spring mattress to feed on his blood.
And for those of us weary of winter, tonight marks the start of spring.
It's been a tough season for spring break destinations.
During the spring trout season the daily possession limit for trout is five fish.
At my school, we're a week away from spring break, which couldn't come at a better time.
Place a spring roll wrapper on a cutting board with one corner facing you.
Spring is coming earlier, and nature is scrambling to keep up.
Spring back pay, emotional damages, and punitive damages.
Incredibly, twice a year on the spring and autumn equinoxes, a shadow falls on the pyramid in the shape of a serpent.
The bursting blooms of many types of flowers herald the onset of spring.
It seems that the weather is finally breaking and spring temperatures might be here to stay.
Spring is in the air, and it's time to see how well you have been paying attention to the news.
Maybe you're a professor who wants to use a chunk of copyrighted material in your course this spring.
Females give birth to one litter per year, in spring or early summer.
Deaths seem to be more likely in the spring when mothers are hunting for food for their cubs.
Plant bulbs in fall or spring as soon as possible after you get them.
The dotted line shows the total energy of a particle oscillating due to the spring.
Whatever the calendar says, spring really begins with the first irresistible urge to head outside.
The campuses reopened this month to allow the completion of the spring semester.
Use filtered or distilled spring water from a bottle.
He graduated this spring and is now deciding which law school to attend.
Revolutions often spring from the simplest of ideas.
For the spring potential energy, k is the spring constant.
Scientists believe it happened when the area began to thaw in local spring.
There isn't a stiff hat anywhere in her new collection for spring.
Spring is almost here, and with it, one of my favorite spring vegetables: asparagus.
Medicine cabinets need spring cleaning as much as closets do.
Now, she'll be going on leave in the spring after having taught only a little bit in the fall.
Quick and easy recipes for fresh dandelion greens, one of our favorite spring greens.
Your clock will be two or three weeks wrong in the spring.
The water arrived from a distant spring in wooden pipes on stone piers to the manor's cistern house.
As soon as she could walk she wandered away, preferably into warm spring rain.
Birds are urged northward in the spring by rising temperatures, increasing moisture, and decreasing pressure.
It was a quiet walk with the smell of blooming spring flowers.
Bloom comes at some time from spring to fall, depending on species.
Excavation of their quarries is carried out from late spring through early fall.
Film festivals used to have two seasons, roughly spring and fall.
Most species are grown fairly easily from seeds sown in spring or early summer.
The goal, he said, is to clear the current backlog of claims before spring enrollment begins.
Spring has sprung, the sun is shining, flowers are beginning to bloom and pollen is in the air.
It's still online-we're getting ready to play again in the spring.
Plant these bulbs in fall for an easy-care color show in spring.
Long spikes of narrow bright red flowers in spring or early summer.
Shades of white, pink rose, red and lavender in midwinter to late spring.
When he ran a current through it, the spring contracted and broke the circuit, so that the spring bounced up and down.
Select a setting above the viewer and watch the world spring to life on a series of thematic maps.
AS long as roses are grown home gardeners will differ on whether fall or spring is the better time to plant them.
Fashion shows tend to cover every contingency, so it's not unusual to see leather and dark colors in the spring collections.
Ruined harvests caused crippling food shortages that put more than half of the population at risk of going hungry in the spring.
Yet some say that they see early signs that the chill of recession is giving way to spring.
The maximum rainfall occurs in late summer, and the minimum in early spring.
The commission plans to disclose its findings in a report next spring.
In spring, females den and give birth to litters of three to twelve pups.
Get the answer-and other first-day-of-spring facts and oddities.
In the spring they return, laying eggs along the way.
What appears to be part of a spring wedding bouquet is actually a nest for a rare species of solitary bee, a new study says.
Pairs mate in spring and summer, when they construct small, bowl-shaped nests.
Chipmunks are solitary creatures and normally ignore one another except during the spring, when mating takes place.
Many are even killed by cars as they cross roads in the spring en route to or from their breeding sites.
Many parts of the world celebrate the opening of cherry blossoms as the first sign of spring.
They have a highly developed sense of smell that males use to avoid each other and to find females for mating in the spring.
In autumn, ring-necked pheasants form flocks in which they will live until the following spring.
And lo, out of every seat but his own would come a jet of cold spring water.
But these communities of people simply didn't spring up out of nowhere to demand their due.
The next best time is spring, after all danger of frost is past and before weather turns hot.
If its performance is subpar, though, apply a high-nitrogen fertilizer in early spring.
Most berries prosper with one feeding of a complete fertilizer in early spring.
For weeks now, there's been nothing but bad news for people planning spring break getaways.
Spring break is an annual celebration providing a well deserved break for students and families alike.
In fact, all six of our regional spring water brands also provide information on source, treatment and quality.
Below are some surprising facts you may have missed in this spring's headlines.
The previous spring, both had tested below grade level in math.
In a scalding spring, one species of microbe is becoming two.
New computer models reveal patterns that spring back from the heart.
The scientists have identified the muscle, but the spring and latch remain to be definitively identified.
It spends its winters interned in subzero sleep, its tissues steel-rigid, and revives in the spring raring to go.
The cedar apple rust fungus induces galls which in the spring produce wormlike growths.
But this was not a hot spring, and these chimneys were not built of volcanic rock.
Two studies published this past spring pin the blame squarely on humans.
They theorize that the cosmos was never compacted into a single point and did not spring forth in a violent instant.
It consists of a complex of fat cells and collagen fibers in a crisscross pattern that acts as a spring.
The area itself is considered sacred by modern pagans, who still make offerings at a nearby spring.
Algae coat the relatively warm undersides of ice every spring, when there's enough light to spur their growth.
Anna lives in a large empty house, venturing out in the spring to paint exquisitely detailed forest scenes.
There will be a vote on raising the debt ceiling in late spring or summer.
The pale, squinty, early spring perfection of the day made me smile.
Spring fox squirrels, he said, two adolescents and two adults.
Spring for thick-cut slices, which allow you to fit enough for four to six people in one large rimmed baking sheet.
Tomato planting came early this year, due to a relentlessly hot spring.
The kitchen only does a few things-noodles, grilled meats on rice, spring rolls-and it does them well.
The basket that holds the filter on my machine is mounted on a spring-loaded bracket.
Here, asking for the best spring rolls or best crab restaurant made cultural-culinary sense.
Then they can let go, and the wax holds the spring in its compressed position.
One unauthorized video comes down, and two more spring up in its place.
She practiced all spring, and the next fall she was named to the varsity team, which went to the final four our senior year.
From conception to buzz, from three-way spring to soft-touch paint: inside the design of a multimedia communications gadget.
The up and down, or sideways, movement ratchets up a spring that then turns some gears and flywheels.
But exactly how this would affect the way they spring in and out of existence isn't clear.
Now, not even the peculiar terrors of spring could faze him.
The groundhog consensus is that we'll have an early spring.
Soon it will be the sky of early spring, stretching above the stubborn ferns and violets.
One such twist comes in cheeseburger spring rolls, a dish that sounds so misconceived you feel you have to try it.
But hunting squirrels in the spring is relatively new.
During the spring, frozen land prevents melting snow or rainfall from seeping into the ground.

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