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Every four years, during which an extra 24 hours have accumulated, one extra day is added to keep the count coordinated with the sun's apparent position.
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Every winter a kegful of this sauce was made and placed at the end of a row of four other kegs in the cellar, so that when its turn came, it was properly mellowed.
Every four years, the Athenians held a festival called the Panathenaea that rivaled the Olympic Games in popularity.
Every four years the IMU membership gathers in a General Assembly ( GA ) which consists of delegates appointed by the Adhering Organizations, together with the members of the Executive Committee.
Every four years, the Cricket World Cup involves all the Test-playing nations and other national sides who qualify through the ICC World Cup Qualifier.
Every 10 percent increase in the price of cigarettes reduced youth smoking by about seven percent and overall cigarette consumption by about four percent.
Every Tuesday for four and a half years from September 1940, the two men met privately for lunch to discuss the war in secret and with frankness.
Every year they would organise an annual meeting, as well as four other academic meetings, where they discussed their research.
Every four years, Brest hosts the international festival of the sea, boats and sailors: it is a meeting of old riggings from around the world.
Every four years, after national elections and the convocation of the newly elected members of the Bundestag, the chancellor is elected by a majority of the members of the Bundestag upon the proposal of the President ( Bundespräsident ).
Every four years, after the general elections, the General Council elects the head of government, who, in turn, chooses the other members of the Executive Council.
Concerning the role of clave in salsa music, Charley Gerard states: “ The clave feeling is in the music whether or not the claves are actually being played .” Every ostinato part which spans a cycle of four main beats, has a specific alignment with clave, and expresses the rhythmic qualities of clave either explicitly or implicitly.
He credited some of his success to his snowmobiling days: " Every winter, you would reckon on three or four big spills — and I'm talking about being thrown on to the ice at 100 miles per hour.
Every four years a more solemn version of the festival was held at the temple of Xiuhtecuhtli in Tenochtitlan, attended by the emperor and his nobles.
Every few years, " International Conventions " are held in selected cities, usually lasting four days ( Thursday to Sunday ), with visiting delegates from other countries.
In 1992 she appeared alongside fellow cast members Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, and Colm Meaney in a production of Every Good Boy Deserves Favour, which was performed in four cities.
Every player must have cards of opposing suits since at most every player can have four of one suit in hand at the end of the game ( which happens when one player Tries and the others draw the Tried suit on their final turns ).
Every four years, the Judicial Compensation and Benefits Commission makes recommendations to the federal government about the salaries for federally appointed judges, including the judges of the Supreme Court.
Every year vendors from all around the country travel to Southport for four days of fun and excitement downtown.
Every Memorial Day weekend the four day Buford Pusser Festival is held at the Buford Pusser Memorial Park.
Every and years
Every home game since May 15, 2003 has been sold out — a MLB record that has spanned almost nine years.
Every two years the meeting is held in a different member state, and is chaired by that nation's respective Prime Minister or President, who becomes the Commonwealth Chairperson-in-Office.
* Every three years since Earnhardt's death, someone associated with Earnhardt has won the Daytona 500 ( his son Dale Earnhardt, Jr. in 2004, Earnhardt's replacement Cup driver Kevin Harvick in 2007, and Earnhardt Ganassi's Jamie McMurray in 2010.
Every year ( or every nine years in some sources ) he made King Aegeus pick seven young boys and seven young girls to be sent to Daedalus ' creation, the labyrinth, to be eaten by the Minotaur.
From a pro-independence supporter's point of view, the movement for Taiwan independence began under Qing rule in the 1680s which led to a well known saying those days, " Every three years an uprising, every five years a rebellion ".
Every five years since the Walkman personal stereo was born in 1979 until 1999, Sony would celebrate by coming out with an anniversary cassette model on July 1.
Every three years, member nations that provide funds to the IDA gather together to replenish the IDA's resources.
Every twelve years, thousands of devotees congregate here to perform the Mahamastakabhisheka, a spectacular ceremony in which the statue is covered with milk, curds, ghee, saffron and gold coins.
Every seven years, a film documented the life of the same individuals during the intervening period, titled 7 Plus Seven, 21 Up, etc.
" Further remarking: " Every time you produce radiation, you produce something that has a certain half-life, in some cases for billions of years.
Every ten years, when the general census of population takes place, each citizen has to declare which linguistic group they belong or want to be aggregated to.
Every year for twenty-three years at Samhain, the fire-breathing fairy Aillen would lull the men of Tara to sleep with his music before burning the palace to the ground, and the Fianna, led by Goll mac Morna, were powerless to prevent it.
Every major commercial transport and almost every military jet built in the United States over the last 40 years has been tested in this facility.
Every night for three years, she undoes part of the shroud, until Melantho, one of twelve unfaithful serving women, discovers her chicanery and reveals it to the suitors.
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