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  • Perhaps several things have been improperly joined in one section. Cited from Thoughts of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
  • Money is never given, and only such supplies as are not likely to be improperly used. Cited from Lights and Shadows of New York Life, by James D. McCabe
  • But there are others who become ill if they are improperly fed. Cited from Maintaining Health, by R. L. Alsaker
  • Careful study had revealed that the right arm had been improperly attached to the main structure.
  • The second possible reason is that some parts of the alarm system may be improperly installed.
  • You cannot fail in any laudable object unless you allow your mind to be improperly directed. Cited from The Every-day Life of Abraham Lincoln, by Francis Fisher Browne
  • He caught cold during this experiment and, being improperly cared for, soon died. Cited from Halleck's New English Literature, by Reuben P. Halleck
  • Whether lives may not be improperly saved by the more lengthened process is another question. Cited from Phineas Redux, by Anthony Trollope
  • On the other hand, it is clear that a poem may be improperly brief. Cited from Harvard Classics Volume 28, by Various
  • Several had been improperly excluded from church privileges through the influence of white power. Cited from Mary S. Peake, by Lewis C. Lockwood
  • Even land that is protected may be improperly managed, however.
  • However, changing work conditions and roles can lead to stress among employees if they are improperly supported by management.
  • The fault, indeed, could be no other than that the parts were improperly disposed. Cited from Amelia Volume I, by Henry Fielding
  • A city agency later determined that the boiler had been improperly maintained and operated.
  • A recent study found that about half of India's medical waste is improperly disposed of.
  • I believe the decision was improperly made, and I go for reversing it. Cited from Abraham Lincoln, A History, Volume 2, John George Nicolay and John Hay
  • Among those, the chlorine tank cars were improperly placed near the front of the train.
  • The resulting court case found that he was improperly dismissed.
  • They commenced talking about him, and appeared to be improperly familiar. Cited from The Myth of Hiawatha, and Other Oral Legends, by Henry R. Schoolcraft
  • She was improperly steered, however, and ran her head against a wing, where she stopped in full view of the audience. Cited from Remarks, by Bill Nye
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