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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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I was afraid to agitate her by saying more; I left all other questions to be asked at a fitter and a quieter time.
She was walking by his side now towards the quieter end of the paddock.
Four miles of good road, two of which lay through the forest, seemed easy to manage, especially as the wind was apparently quieter and the snow had stopped.
"Put him on her ladyship's lap; he will be quieter there." Robert obeyed.
In the quieter flow of her thoughts during this interval, she could ask herself the natural question:--What cause had awakened her so suddenly, and had so strangely shaken her nerves?
Toward morning the nourishment which I still carefully administered wrought its healthful change in her pulse, and composed her to quieter slumbers.
And after the place was half wrecked, and we had agreed to pay the damage, leaving Victor partly subdued and showing symptoms of lapsing into a comatose state, Axel and I wandered away in quest of a quieter drinking-place.
For one thing, she became much quieter. Perhaps she thought all the more and dreamed as much as ever, but she certainly talked less.
As at last the sobs were getting quieter, and the grinding less fierce, a sudden beam of sunshine, falling through the wire lattice across the worm-eaten shelves, made her throw away the Fetish and run to the window.
Roll on early September when we can go away at a time when the little cherubs are back at school and the airports are quieter and plane travel is much quieter.
Lincoln Electric introduced a brand new gas-engine-driven welder and generator that gives you more power and versatility in a smaller, quieter package--the Ranger 330MPX.
TEST pilot Tony Flynn says the Beluga XL transporter aircraft flies 'wonderfully' while adding that it's quieter than the standard Beluga from a residents' perspective.