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  • Life improves the closed system's capacity to sustain life.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Certain harmonies could be set up here along self-sustaining lines.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • =========================== What had the Lady Jessica to sustain her in her time of trial?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Do you mean Arrakis can have an orderly cycle of water to sustain human life under more favorable conditions?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • What would it take to set up the self-sustaining system, Doctor Kynes?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • ORNITHOPTER (commonly: 'thopter): any aircraft capable of sustained wing-beat flight in the manner of birds.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Life improves the capacity of the environment to sustain life," his father said.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The effect (described as timeless, sustained ecstasy) is elicited by certain atonal vibrations referred to as semuta music.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And with subtle bulges beneath folds of his dark robes to reveal that all this fat was sustained partly by portable suspensors harnessed to his flesh.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • If they could get three per cent of the green plant element on Arrakis involved in forming carbon compounds, they'd have their self-sustaining cycle.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Keep in mind, though, that we need control only three per cent of the energy surface—only three per cent—to tip the entire structure over into our self-sustaining system.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • By the time of Shaddam IV, while they were still formidable, their strength had been sapped by overconfidence, and the sustaining mystique of their warrior religion had been deeply undermined by cynicism.  (not reviewed by editor)

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