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A National Transportation Safety Board investigation will deliver a forensic rigor that has been so far lacking.Virgin Galactic’s Flight Path to Disaster: A Clash of High Risk and Hyperbole|Clive Irving|November 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yet by equating their engineering with Teutonic rigor the Germans have created the impression of an exclusive proprietary quality.
Rigor/College Preparedness (30 percent) Three data points made up this category, each weighted equally.The Daily Beast's Top High Schools 2014: Methodology|Brandy Zadrozny|August 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When examined with any rigor, the stereotypes circulating about current-day hipsters make no sense whatsoever.
In terms of the intellectual rigor required to get the job done, Storr chose the tougher path.The Unpersuadables: Why Smart People Believe Crazy Theories|Kevin Canfield|March 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Every rigor of hard fare, and severe usage, was inexorably brought upon him.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
It is true that the chancellor, who presided at that judgment, treated the illustrious captive with too much rigor.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Besides this, the long continuance of the potests is in itself a proof that its rigor was more apparent than real.The Private Life of the Romans|Harold Whetstone Johnston
The blockade of Leghorn was enforced with the utmost rigor and great effectiveness.The Life of Nelson, Vol. I (of 2)|A. T. (Alfred Thayer) Mahan
The rigor of the decemvirs was tempered by the equity of the prtors.The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire|Edward Gibbon
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Stiffening of the muscles of the body that occurs after death. Rigor mortis is Latin for “stiffness of death.”