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The crowd-sourced data provides many more measurements but without the same exact comparability of more planned phone tests.There’s more 5G available in big cities. But which carrier is fastest?|Aaron Pressman|November 19, 2020|Fortune
Nobody’s sure of the exact stats on the mosaic of Kebler groves in the Gunnison National Forest, but researchers suspect they could be bigger.
County and precinct analyses have some limitations, and more detailed research will help us nail down exact shifts among demographic groups.
Next, Malik hopes to do more studies to understand the exact function of Nicknack.A key to the mystery of fast-evolving genes was found in ‘junk DNA’|Monique Brouillette|November 16, 2020|Science News
Which is just fine since I’ve come up with a scheduling Ur-theory of life which, in an exhaustive series of cases that I’ve considered success or failure, hinges every time on doing the exact right thing at the right time.
The unemployed have a right to be anxious about the ravages on their families exacted by their unemployment.Ebola, ISIS, the Border: So Much to Fear, So Little Time!|Gene Robinson|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I really think this season is about the toll that is exacted on intelligence officers doing their work.‘Homeland’ Showrunner: ‘We Knew We Had to Plot a New Course’|Andrew Romano|September 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Shortly after, a mob of Buddhists exacted retribution by pulling over a bus carrying Muslims and beating 10 passengers to death.Burma’s Rohingya Muslims Targeted by Buddhist Mob Violence|Brendan Brady|June 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But all too often, the price exacted for behaving like a human being is far too dear.Mitt Romney Is Human! But Media Thinks He Shouldn’t Act Like It|Lloyd Grove|April 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It turned out all those years of keeping the flying public safe had exacted a physical toll on the one guy not on the radar: me.
She reached forward to it in ecstasy; but she might not enjoy it, save at the price which her conscience exacted.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
Thus, all that has been said of the pretended adoration exacted by Alexander is founded on ambiguity.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
And there, to be frank, she forgot her fright in as bitter a tribute of seasickness as even the channel has ever exacted.The Amazing Interlude|Mary Roberts Rinehart
Chastity, necessitated by vast designs, exacted by so many sickly conditions, was written upon that face.Catherine de' Medici|Honore de Balzac
The most obdurate heart could not have exacted further patience, and Cæsar instantly gave in.The Spy|J. Fenimore Cooper