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PATNPattern
PATNPort Access Telephone Number (telecommunications)
PATNProtected Areas Thematic Network (Inter-American Biodiversity Information Network)
PATNPublic Authority Transport Network (UK)
PATNPHARE Aeronautical Telecommunications Network PHARE (Programme for Harmonized ATM (Air Traffic Management) Research in Eurocontrol) Aeronautical Telecommunications Network (European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation)
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I lie here on this great immovable bed--it is nailed down, I believe--and follow that pattern about by the hour.
And the pattern as I chose myself, and bleached so beautiful, and I marked 'em so as nobody ever saw such marking,--they must cut the cloth to get it out, for it's a particular stitch.
Nothing can be more hopeless than to attempt to explain this similarity of pattern in members of the same class, by utility or by the doctrine of final causes.
We shall be much obliged to you," said the impostors, and then they named the different colors and described the pattern of the pretended stuff.
said D'Artagnan, "this ought to be the knotty point of the whole thing; they want a pattern of each of the materials.
But she did not want to appear unamiable and uninterested, so she had brought forth newspapers, which she spread upon the floor of the gallery, and under Madame Ratignolle's directions she had cut a pattern of the impervious garment.
William Bell's field she fled across it as if pursued by an army of white things, and arrived at the Barry kitchen door so out of breath that she could hardly gasp out her request for the apron pattern.
They talked most of the night about new knitted lace patterns and their beaus and were very sleepy in school next day.
Promptly appeared in the house a yard of dotted Swiss muslin, and Saxon was deep in experimenting on patterns for herself, and in sorting her bits of laces for suitable trimmings.
He was a man who rather prided himself upon neglecting his appearance, and, so far as the cut and pattern of his clothes went, he usually suggested the artisan out for a holiday.
I was to take charge of a pattern for a dress, which she said you would give me.
Emma watched them in, and then joined Harriet at the interesting counter,trying, with all the force of her own mind, to convince her that if she wanted plain muslin it was of no use to look at figured; and that a blue ribbon, be it ever so beautiful, would still never match her yellow pattern.