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The two major complaints minority communities have against the police seem at first glance paradoxical.
She would be such a target for conservatives, it may end up having a paradoxical effect on Democrats.Elizabeth Warren’s Biggest Donors Warn Her Not to Run for President|David Freedlander|July 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Side effects may include recession, job contraction, 401(k) bruising, recurrent Dow fluctuation, and IRA bleeding.Up to a Point: PJ O’Rourke on Sochi and Senate Slackers|P. J. O’Rourke|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“AOL had a history of turmoil—rapid expansion and then rapid contraction,” Bewkes says.
That would place the country in recession, typically defined as two consecutive quarters of economic contraction...
In fact, incredibly faster, after his once-a-century contraction of short years before.Old Friends Are the Best|Jack Sharkey
I take iowell (with a bar through the ll) to be the usual (Northern) contraction for Iowellis, jewels; F. text, joiau, pl.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
Albrechts views, or rather convictions, were extraordinarily paradoxical.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
The nick-name of Gigonnet was applied to Bidault on account of a feverish, involuntary contraction of a leg muscle.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
It seems paradoxical to observe that the art of listening well forms a part of the duty of conversation.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley