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Scheepslast

An obsolete Dutch unit of weight roughly equivalent to 2,000 kilograms.

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But Tom ran about amongst the furrows, and at last slipped into an old mouse-hole.
When at last he was made fast and seemed quite helpless and beyond the faintest hope of succour, Rokoff's shrivelled wart of courage swelled to its usual proportions when danger was not present.
The picture of their unhappy brother stood out at last with great clearness and precision.
That formidable seafaring man with one leg has at last gone clean out of my life; but I dare say he met his old Negress, and perhaps still lives in comfort with her and Captain Flint.
Here it is at last," he said, "not without some trouble though.
At last there was a still more violent earthquake, and a huge gap appeared in the side of the Mountains.
Again and again the Arabs charged, at last forming a stationary circle about the little fortress, and outside the effective range of the defenders' arrows.