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stationary
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Moby Dick
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  • "Holloa!" cried stationary Elijah, hailing us when we had removed a few paces.
  • For hours and hours from the almost stationary ship that hideous sight is seen.
  • Seen from the mast-heads, especially when they paused and were stationary for a while, their vast black forms looked more like lifeless masses of rock than anything else.
  • This terrific object seemed to recall the whole herd from their stationary fright.

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  • the car remained stationary with the engine running
  • They stood raggedly, and the soldiers herded them toward the two stationary boxcars.
    Jane Yolen  --  The Devils Arithmetic

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