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use "detain" in a sentence

As of 2007, authorities did not detain any Jehovah's Witnesses for proselytizing.

In a rage, Alanna kills Alex when he tries to detain her from reaching Roger, and she confronts her archenemy, who uses her sword - part Lightning, part the Bazhir shaman's sword - to bring her to
connection, especially when the hero is depicted as detached and distant, traits which would normally generate difficulty in making the hero likable.

His music also calls for unusual methods of playing traditional instruments, such as blowing through double reeds by themselves (that is, detached from the instruments) throughout Iphigenia in Brooklyn.

Underground Status Despite the fact that contributors to the artscene can be found worldwide, the scene continues to remain detached from mainstream bbs and internet culture.

A few days later, the upper-level low detached from the trough and moved southwestward over the Caribbean Sea.

Catherine's relatives were also detained in the Tower, except her uncle Thomas, Duke of Norfolk, who had sufficiently detached himself from the scandal.

Before dawn of 5 September off the coast of Formosa, Thomas J. Gary and Kretchmer were detached from the escort carrier task group.

In the event of a spin, the wing unit can be detached from the pilot, and both pilot and wing unit descend to Earth on separated parachutes.

While Kamehameha pursued, he secretly detached a portion of his army to clear the surrounding heights of the Nu uanu valley of Kalanikupule's cannons.

Terrace houses were the early response to density development, though the majority of Australians lived in fully detached houses.

Another important factor discussed by Goldsworthy was absence of legionaries on detached duty.

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