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gross

a unit of quantity equal to 12 dozen
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Miss Brooke knows that they are apt to become feeble in the utterance: the aroma is mixed with the grosser air.
But it is to thy grosser feelings that we must turn in such natures as thine, and as thou art no longer under the shield of holy church there is the less difficulty.
He was pale, even tremulous; but, as before, she was appalled by the determination revealed in the depths of this gentle being she had married--the will to subdue the grosser to the subtler emotion, the substance to the conception, the flesh to the spirit.
The terror of reform is the discovery that we must cast away our virtues, or what we have always esteemed such, into the same pit that has consumed our grosser vices:--
exclaimed the youth, reddening and rising with a quickness which manifested how little he regarded the grosser appetites, when a subject nearer his heart was approached.
Higginson, and the outpouring of a psalm from the general throat of the community, was to be made acceptable to the grosser sense by ale, cider, wine, and brandy, in copious effusion, and, as some authorities aver, by an ox, roasted whole, or at least, by the weight and substance of an ox, in more manageable joints and sirloins.
The TalentFest is basically a talent competition featuring two finalists from each of the five U-46 high school talent shows," coordinator Jeff Grosser said.
The Russo brothers directed Captain America: Winter Soldier and Captain America: Civil War, which became 2016's top worldwide grosser with $1.
Report Switzerland JoHn BEST went close to signing off from the annual three-week White Turf meeting at St Moritz on a high yesterday when Berrahri finished runner-up in the 79th grosser Preis von St Moritz, writes David Milnes.
Katrina Kaif, who reunited on-screen with Salman Khan after five years for Tiger Zinda Hai - which has turned out to be the actors' highest-ever grosser - says the film gave the entire team memories to cherish.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh said that Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer 'Tiger Zinda Hai' becomes the second highest grosser of 2017 after 'Baahubali 2: The Conclusion'.
Orbos said they could not disclose this year's biggest film grosser until its last day on Jan.