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No wonder that, as soon as the land was enclosed, it became thickly clothed with vigorously growing young firs.
Yet the advantage of plumed seeds no doubt stands in the closest relation to the land being already thickly clothed by other plants; so that the seeds may be widely distributed and fall on unoccupied ground.
The hills are crowned with irregular plantations of Scotch firs; and the sloping banks are thickly scattered over with thickets of gorse, covered with its bright yellow flowers.
There was a room always kept ready for him on the same floor, at the further end of a short thickly carpeted passage.
For let me tell you, Socrates, that when a man thinks himself to be near death, fears and cares enter into his mind which he never had before; the tales of a world below and the punishment which is exacted there of deeds done here were once a laughing matter to him, but now he is tormented with the thought that they may be true: either from the weakness of age, or because he is now drawing nearer to that other place, he has a clearer view of these things; suspicions and alarms crowd thickly upon him, and he begins to reflect and consider what wrongs he has done to others.
The carriages, posts, people, everything that was to be seen was covered with snow on one side, and was getting more and more thickly covered.
If you could help me get my clothes off," he suggested meekly and thickly.
Oh, curse my official position," he exclaimed thickly.
I suspect there must have been a ruinous cutting down of timber all over the estate before Sir Percival's time, and an angry anxiety on the part of the next possessor to fill up all the gaps as thickly and rapidly as possible.
On the farther bank from me the trees rose thickly again, and shut out the view, and cast their black shadows on the sluggish, shallow water.
Last week, Donna Lawrence from Staffs said her beetroot plants were growing thickly and asked if she could thin them without doing damage.
This noisy escapade in the deep forest where plants and trees grow thickly is only a group of mischievous adolescences kidding each other and having fun.
Wildlife-friendly lighting minimizes light pollution in thickly settled communities where bright artificial lighting has the potential to harm local ecosystems.
serves 4 READY IN 2 HOURS INGREDIENTS low-calorie cooking spray 4 skinless and boneless chicken breasts, thickly sliced 4 back bacon rashers, visible fat removed, roughly chopped 1 tbsp all-purpose seasoning 1kg potatoes, peeled and thickly sliced 2 onions, thinly sliced salt and freshly ground black pepper 2 tbsp chopped fresh thyme 2 carrots, thinly sliced 350ml boiling chicken stock METHOD Preheat the oven to 150C/Fan 130C/Gas 2.
plant thickly so leaves shade the soil and retain moisture, creating a micro-climate.