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effort

Physics an applied force acting against inertia
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Armantrout can depict her own poems as effortfully approximate attempts to show what things are like, and how she is like others, without claiming that she knows how other people really feel, or how things really are:
For most of history, Tilson Thomas's orchestra (he's also Music Director of the San Francisco Symphony) has used as its primary residence the Lincoln Road Theatre, a converted movie house on the busiest stretch of restaurant-and shop-lined pavement in South Beach, with acoustics reaching effortfully toward adequacy.
As a neurotic writer's paranoia is gradually justified over one very long night in London's East End, this effortfully quirky pic refuses to settle for mere ineptitude, adding casual misogyny and pronounced racism to its rap sheet.
73) "The breath, which cannot be held [for long however] effortfully it is being restrained, instantly remains [held (i.
They are expected to process it more deeply and effortfully than those who were simply assigned a WOMC source.