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Astronomy (of the sun) exhibiting a very low number of sunspots, solar flares, and other surface phenomena; inactive
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If they hear any groaning or uproar as of men fighting about the house, they are not to come out, but are to keep quiet and stay where they are at their work.
You must keep quiet," said the cat, in a soft voice.
Pastors Sound Off: Causes We Can't Keep Quiet About" is a 50 page booklet comprised of eleven short articles by eleven ordained ministers decrying such spiritual failings in the Christian community as 'The Unchallenged Voice of Christian Homophobia'; 'People Who Can't Love Jesus without Dissing the Jews'; 'Editing Jesus as Either a Republican or a Democrat'; 'Pretending We're Post-Racial'; 'We Always Find a Reason to Fight the Next War'; and more.
The defender claims the fitness instructor in her 30s demanded [euro]140,000 to keep quiet after they had sex following a Christmas party.
Dr Manjit Rehal gave a series of harrowing examples of how women have been forced to keep quiet after experiencing abuse.
A 10-year-old boy was allegedly beaten with a plastic pipe because he wouldn't keep quiet in class.
He also slammed BJP and said that Congress will not keep quiet on this issue.
He will speak when I ask him to speak, and keep quiet when I ask him to keep quiet".
After Greek authorities decided to keep quiet and the Macedonian prime minister dismissed as speculations reports in Macedonian media concerning mediator Nimetz's latest proposal, BDI leader Ali Ahmeti said 'Upper Republic of Macedonia' was the last proposal that needs to be discussed.
She simply can't keep quiet, even though beloved Nan is sick, but while Mum gets cross, Nan shares Harmony's love of music.
Made In Chelsea star Millie Mackintosh has hit a new level of fame since she started dating rapper Professor Green, but she has now decided to keep quiet about their relationship.
Ras Al Khaimah Three Emirati students sexually assaulted their schoolmate and filmed it with a mobile phone camera to intimidate him to keep quiet, the Ras Al Khaimah Criminal Court heard yesterday.