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old

Geography (of a river, valley, or land surface) in the final stage of the cycle of erosion, characterized by flat extensive flood plains and minimum relief
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If I wasn't too old for such things, I'd rather like to play it over again," said Amy, who began to talk of renouncing childish things at the mature age of twelve.
We never are too old for this, my dear, because it is a play we are playing all the time in one way or another.
They talked over the new plan while old Hannah cleared the table, then out came the four little work baskets, and the needles flew as the girls made sheets for Aunt March.
No one but Beth could get much music out of the old piano, but she had a way of softly touching the yellow keys and making a pleasant accompaniment to the simple songs they sang.
The first sound in the morning was her voice as she went about the house singing like a lark, and the last sound at night was the same cheery sound, for the girls never grew too old for that familiar lullaby.
The old man had listed hundreds of the truths in his book.
The old man had quite an elaborate theory concern- ing the matter.
You can see for yourself how the old man, who had spent all of his life writing and was filled with words, would write hundreds of pages concerning this matter.
Concerning the old carpenter who fixed the bed for the writer, I only mentioned him because he, like many of what are called very common people, became the nearest thing to what is understandable and lovable of all the grotesques in the writer's book.
The deciduous tree and the evergreen one cut down last month were both hundreds of years old and partly hollowed out.
Since the Langstons expected to increase their output by 79%, they outsourced the baking of the tea cakes to Beckmann's Old World Bakery, a wholesale bakery company, which was required to sign nondisclosure forms to protect the original recipe.
The theological commitment of the work is as follows: "The church reads the Old Testament faithfully only if its reading is not for its own sake but for the sake of the broken world to which it is sent--the world God loves and seeks to judge and redeem" (p.