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A small outdoor television satellite dish sticks out of tall grass alongside a few piles of firewood.ISIS Is Putin’s Problem, Too, and This Chechen Is One Reason Why.|Anna Nemtsova|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Michael keeps his cool until he sees piles of Petroleum Coke on the banks of the Athabasca.
Piles and piles of them, suddenly somewhat devalued in my eyes.
“I have three piles of fundraising,” she said, pushing aside a sliced egg and avocado salad to demonstrate.Can New York Democrat Zephyr Teachout Stop Governor Andrew Cuomo?|David Freedlander|August 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On busier roads, elderly, scarved women sat by piles of potatoes and onions hoping forlornly for a sale.As the Key Battle Looms, a Report from Ukraine's Front Lines|Jamie Dettmer|August 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the aperture of the window, amid piles of paper, stood a rickety old table, covered with dust.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
From dawn to breakfast time all hands busy slinging shells—modern war sinews—piles of them—aboard.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
"Oh, piles of money of course; all the common councilmen have piles of money," said Spunyarn.
The vicar's wife sat before a huge book, in front of her were little piles of copper money.
When bleeding piles are absent, blood-streaks upon such a stool point to carcinoma.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd