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Elbridge Gerry, was characterized by his political opponents as a monstrous beast, the Gerrymander, rather than a more conventional shape.
Trying to speed up science carries many risks, especially for a novel virus like this one, which is not well understood nor easily characterized.6 questions that must be answered in the race for a vaccine|jakemeth|September 15, 2020|Fortune
Both observe in submillimeter wavelengths that stretch from far infrared to microwave, which allows scientists to more closely characterize the chemical composition of the atmosphere.Gas spotted in Venus’s clouds could be a sign of alien life|Neel Patel|September 14, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Atkins characterized the bill as a victim of a timing failure and foot-dragging by the Assembly, which didn’t allow it enough time to get that final Senate vote.Sacramento Report: 3 Takeaways From a Wild Legislative Session|Sara Libby|September 4, 2020|Voice of San Diego
A childhood characterized by hardship, negligence or abuse can also alter the neuroendocrine system that regulates how the body responds to stress.Puberty can repair the brain’s stress responses after hardship early in life|Esther Landhuis|August 28, 2020|Science News
They are often characterized as benevolent and admirable; when we do the same, we are angry and unreasonable.
The founder of Valor por Tamaulipas disputes this version of events and has characterized it as disinformation.She Tweeted Against the Mexican Cartels. They Tweeted Her Murder.|Jason McGahan|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This dramatic increase may simply be a matter of reporting—more crimes are being reported and characterized as anti-LGBT.Is Brooklyn Becoming Unsafe for Gays? It Depends On Which Ones|Jay Michaelson|October 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It's a terrifying disease, characterized by spasms and sometimes followed by fatal bleeding from the nose and mouth.
This is after a childhood characterized by poverty, struggle, and fear.Cleveland Comes Crawling Back to LeBron: The Masochism of Rust Belt Chic|Arthur Chu|July 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Of course the expression of this value is modified and characterized by the nature of the thing spoken of.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
His mind is characterized by the literalness, rather than the comprehensive grasp of great subjects.
He married Maud, daughter of William the conqueror, and is characterized as a mild and popular king.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Thereupon began a procedure identical to that which had characterized the outset of every successful case of the Chief Inspector.Dope|Sax Rohmer
He was considered a harsh Governor because his martial law administration was characterized by severe punishment for wrongdoing.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey