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Since the land he desired lay within the great northern empire of the Hudson's Bay Company, he purchased great blocks of the Comany's stock with the view to controlling its policies.
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Since 1885, when the Duke of Montrose constructed a road over the eastern shoulder of Craigmore to join the older road at the entrance of the Trossachs pass, Aberfoyle has become the alternative route to the Trossachs and Loch Katrine ; this road, known as the Duke's Road or Duke's Pass, was opened to the public in 1931 when the Forestry Commission acquired the land.
Since there is no heir to inherit Elimelech's land, levirate custom required a close relative ( usually the dead man's brother ) to marry the widow of the deceased in order to continue his family line ( Deuteronomy 25: 5 – 10 ).
Since large vertebrate terrestrial herbivores had not yet appeared, free-sporing vascular plants began to spread across dry land, forming extensive forests which covered the continents.
Since Minos controlled the land and sea routes, Daedalus set to work to fabricate wings for himself and his young son Icarus.
Since playing a major role in the defeat of Napoleon, Russia had been regarded as militarily invincible, but, once pitted against a coalition of the great powers of Europe, the reverses it suffered on land and sea exposed the weakness of Tsar Nicholas ' regime.
Since Macau has little arable land and few natural resources, it depends on mainland China for most of its food, fresh water, and energy imports.
Since his sons have gone to the land of the Lamanites to preach, he has no heir to receive the throne.
Since agriculture was so much more efficient than hunting and gathering, private property appropriated by someone for farming left remaining hunter-gatherers with more land per person, and hence did not harm them.
Since an actual tract of land could not literally be brought into a courtroom as a person could, this was effected by giving notice upon the real property itself.
Since armies could not live off the land indefinitely, Napoleon Bonaparte always sought a quick end to any conflict by pitched battle.
Since the late 19th century, virtually the entirety of the world's inhabitable land has been parcelled up into areas with more or less definite borders claimed by various states.
Since Hurricane Katrina, Mississippi has removed the requirement that casinos on the Gulf Coast operate on barges and now allows them on land along the shoreline.
Since the plebeian tribunes and plebeian aediles were elected by the plebeians ( non-aristocrats that owned land ) in the Plebeian Council, rather than by all of the People of Rome ( plebeians, the patrician nobility, and the capite censi, landless commoners ), they were technically not " magistrates ".
Since the Middle Frankish Kingdom combined lengthy and vulnerable land borders with poor internal communications as it was severed by the Alps, it was not a viable entity and soon fragmented.
Since North America and Asia used to be connected by the Bering land bridge, a number of animal and plant species ( more animals than plants ) were able to colonize both continents and are distributed throughout the taiga biome ( see Circumboreal Region ).
Since independence, only kastom owners and the government can own land ; foreigners and other islanders who are not kastom owners can lease land only for the productive life of a coconut palm-75 years.
Since then he has collaborated frequently with them in special operations, participating in numerous sabotages and responsible for the destruction of at least three trains, fourteen tanks and over fifty land vehicles.
Since there are less fine-grained deposits near the source, this is a place where aquifers are often unconfined ( sometimes called the forebay area ), or in hydraulic communication with the land surface.
Since the resolution stipulates that both principles should apply they can be viewed jointly as giving up land for peace, referred to more concisely as ' land for peace '.
Since the land cools more quickly than the oceans then the air over land has higher pressure, thereby causing sea breezes at the surface which flow from land to the ocean.
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Since perforated tape at the time could record eight bits in one position, it also allowed for a parity bit for error checking if desired.
Since the desired effect is computational difficulty, in theory one would choose an algorithm and desired difficulty level, thus decide the key length accordingly.
Since classical analog filters are IIR filters, there has been a long history of studying the range of possible transfer functions implementing various of the above desired filter responses in continuous time systems.
Since the 2005 general election the government has floated the idea of voluntary mergers of local councils, avoiding a costly reorganisation but achieving desired reform.
Since behaviorists view the learning process as a change in behavior, educators arrange the environment to elicit desired responses through such devices as behavioral objectives, competency-based education, and skill development and training.
Since there is no correlation between a peer and the content managed by it, there is no guarantee that flooding will find a peer that has the desired data.
Since the rate of change in preference is proportional to the average taste amongst females, and as females desire to secure the services of the most sexually attractive males, an additive effect is created that, if unchecked, can yield exponential increases in a given taste and in the corresponding desired sexual attribute.
Since the planned outcomes are the desired ends of the project, they form a relatively stable set of categories in which the costs of the planned actions needed to achieve them can be collected.
Since AM assumes short term changes in the amplitude to be information, any electrical impulse will be picked up and demodulated along with the desired carrier.
Since the local oscillator would rapidly drift in frequency, an automatic correction signal was applied to the oscillator, maintaining it in the same phase and frequency as the desired signal.
Since the Mac's screen resolution ( 72 dpi ) was exactly half of the ImageWriter's maximum, this worked perfectly, creating text at exactly the desired size.
Since the cost of a LaserWriter was several times that of a dot-matrix impact printer, some means to share the printer with several Macs was desired.
Since the output voltage is proportional to the number of turns, generators could be easily designed to produce any desired voltage by varying the number of turns.
Since most of the towns during that era were developed along waterways, both the French and the British desired control over the local rivers.
Since the number of writes to EEPROM is not unlimited — Atmel specifies 100, 000 write cycles in their datasheets — a well designed EEPROM write routine should compare the contents of an EEPROM address with desired contents and only perform an actual write if the contents need to be changed.
Since the longer devices tended to work correctly on the first try, there must have been some difficulty in flattening the two high explosive lenses enough to achieve the desired length-to-width ratio.
Since voltages and currents are low, switch design is limited only by the available space and desired cost of production.
Since MMX and x87 register files alias one another, using MMX will prevent x87 instructions from working as desired.
Since this is an unplanned leg, the pilot must be able to mentally calculate suitable headings to give the desired new track.
* Since amateur allocations usually are not channelized, the user can dial in any frequency desired in the authorized band.
Since the. 45 GAP has a much smaller cartridge volume than the. 45 ACP, the desired pressure and resulting velocity needed to be achieved through powder selection alone.