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ORBSOpen Relay Behaviour-modification System
ORBSOpen Relay Blocking System (spam-blocking website)
ORBSOhio Researchers of Banded Spirits (est. 2007)
ORBSOncoplastic Reconstructive Breast Surgery
ORBSOregon Recreational Boat Survey (Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife)
ORBsOnline Railway Bookshop
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And now, gently lifting up those two bright orbs which had already begun to make an impression on poor Jones, she discharged a volley of small charms at once from her whole countenance in a smile.
such spots are there on the disc of the clearest planet; and eyes like Miss Scatcherd's can only see those minute defects, and are blind to the full brightness of the orb.
Because then the orb of day described such lengthened curves that it is difficult to measure exactly its height above the horizon, and grave errors may be made with instruments.
Then I went to bed, not, however, without invoking, like the Indian, the favour of the radiant orb.
The great pale orb seemed to draw near and to grow in size.
On, yet on, crept the ring of darkness; it was now more than half across the blood-red orb.
Then he remembered that it was about the time of the new moon, and if that tricksy orb was in one of its stages of visibility it had set long before.
Among those of his relations who professed the modern faith of heredity it was well understood that in him the character of the late Myron Bayne, a maternal great-grandfather, had revisited the glimpses of the moon--by which orb Bayne had in his lifetime been sufficiently affected to be a poet of no small Colonial distinction.
The Yankees all turned their gaze toward her resplendent orb, kissed their hands, called her by all kinds of endearing names.
Third, that the charge should contain 400,000 pounds of gun-cotton, which, giving out six billions of litres of gas in rear of the projectile, would easily carry it toward the orb of night.
During a period of general business prosperity he set up The Orb Bank and The Sceptre Trust, simply, it seems for advertising purposes.
Sit I here the best of air sniffling, Paradisal air, truly, Bright and buoyant air, golden-mottled, As goodly air as ever From lunar orb downfell-- Be it by hazard, Or supervened it by arrogancy?