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Less than half the sum has been spent, since the Interama board pinched pennies during that period of painstaking negotiations.
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Less and than
Less assured than the tall, wide-shouldered man in the lead, Cobb followed alertly, a hand on his gun butt.
Less dazzling than Hamilton, less eloquent than Jefferson, John Jay commands an equally high rank among the Founding Fathers.
Less than 35 minutes into the flight, the hijackers stormed the cockpit and forced the passengers, crew, and pilots to the rear of the aircraft.
Less than a year after retiring as a player, the Blues retired number 24 in his honor on March 16, 1992.
Less than a week after the government report, a boy was walking by the River Fowey when he discovered a large cat skull.
Less than a month after his controversial instruction to the unit, Smyth was shot dead by an IRA party led by Dan " Sandow " O ' Donovan.
Less than a month later, on September 11, 1973, the Chilean military deposed Allende, who shot himself in the head to avoid capture as the Presidential Palace was surrounded and bombed.
Less than a year after Havana was seized, the Peace of Paris was signed by the three warring powers, ending the Seven Years ' War.
Less than 1 % of all runway models are known to make more than $ 1000 dollars USD for every fashion showcase.
Less than a week after the Westminster convention ended, while Allen and the committee worked on their petition, the American Revolutionary War began.
Less than a hundred years later, Aristotle developed an almost " biological ' theory of the development of tragedy in Athens: according to this view, the art form grew under the influence of Aeschylus, matured in the hands of Sophocles then began its precipitous decline with Euripides.
Less than 10 % of the formal labor force and less than 7 % of export revenue come from the agriculture sector.
Less than two years after its U. S release, King Kong vs. Godzilla was paid homage to by DC Comics, where the King Kong-like Titano battles the Godzilla-like Flame Dragon on the set of a monster movie.
Less and half
Less often ( in for instance microtonal music notation ) one will encounter half, or three-quarter, or otherwise altered flats.
Less than half of students are Caucasian, with nearly a quarter of the student body identifying as Asian, and a significant number of Latina and African-American students.
Less than half of the members of the American Heritage Dictionary's usage panel accept the use of the word chairman in describing a woman.
Less than a million and a half dollars came into the treasury between 1781 and 1784, although the states had been asked for two million in 1783 alone.
Less than half of the general population reacts with the saturated urushiol alone, but over 90 % react with urushiol containing at least two degrees of unsaturation ( double bonds ).
Less than half the expected visitors came to the city for the Bicentennial, but the event helped revive the identity of the city, inspiring annual neighborhood events and fairs.
Less than half the arable land in the West was ever to open to farmers for homesteading under the Dominion Lands Act.
Less than half the ballots were cast by registered voters, and at one location, only 20 of over 600 voters were legal residents.
Less than half of the men were mounted, slowing their progress as they tracked the Mexican soldiers.
Less than half ( 45 %) of adults believe in Darwin ’ s theory of evolution but this is more than the 40 % who believe in creationism .....
" Less than half a century before the conquistadors landed, the Incas, after a bitter struggle, conquered the Cañari and occupied Guapondeleg and the surrounding area.
Less than half an hour later, Lubbock radar indicated the first thunderstorm activity in the immediate Lubbock vicinity: a moderate storm just south of the city near the small farming community of Woodrow.