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use "celerity" in a sentence

Their uncanny ability for knowing that which they shouldn't is based on the ease with which they master the Disciplines of Auspex (enhanced senses), celerity (superhuman speed), and Obfuscate (supernatural stealth).

He bears some responsibility for Robert E. Lee's lack of knowledge of
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But the city agreed to pay tribute and levy taxes in favour of and cede its possessions around Bederkesa and Lehe to Swedish Bremen-Verden.

Simms p.231-42 In the following War of the Austrian Succession France allied with Prussia to attack Austria, which ended in Austria being forced to cede it's richest and most highly-prized province of Silesia to the Prussians.

In September, fighting broke out as Zhejiang's authorities refused to cede administration of the city.

Charles, in turn, had to cede Parma to Austria, and to give up his claims to the throne of Tuscany in favor of Francis Stephen.

At the start of 1849, Amir Dost Mohammed Khan of Afghanistan sided with the rebellious Sikhs, who agreed to cede the area around Peshawar which had been conquered by Ranjit Singh early in the nineteenth century.

Maryland was the last holdout; it refused to go along until Virginia and New York agreed to cede their claims in the Ohio River Valley.

Reluctantly, he decided to cede St. Louis to the Cardinals and find another place to play.

In 1796 the margrave was compelled to pay an indemnity, and to cede his territories on the left bank of the Rhine to France.

The 1792 Treaty of jassy forced the Ottoman Empire to cede all of its holdings in what is now Transnistria to Russia, which made Russian presence much more notable, given that the Empire acquired a common border with Moldavia.

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