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The phylogenetic trunk: maximal inclusion of taxa, with missing data in an analysis of the Lepospondyli (Vertebrata, Tetrapoda).
But as the blue team increasingly arranges its party around maximal opposition to Trump, whom many in the minority party see as a usurper bent on destruction, Democrats are not exactly acting like themselves.
Also, while both approaches improve muscle and size, low reps are far superior to boost maximal strength.
The Gulf War had demonstrated that the United States could intervene in the name of international law with maximal effectiveness and minimal cost to itself.
A: Israel’s maximal offer never quite touched the Palestinians’ minimal demands.
The water vapor in the air was at its maximal state of tension …
Donald Trump, a man with minimal restraint, has been awarded maximal power.
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: greatest or highest possible
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