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Example Sentences for "strand"

People with blonde hair have around 120,000 strands of hair, whereas redheads have about 80,000Scientists can determine a person's sex, age, and race by examining a single strand of hair.

People with blonde hair have around 120,000 strands of hair, whereas redheads have about 80,000.

He kept three strands of his loved one's beautiful golden hair in a little locket around his neck to give him courage in battle.

Cable is made by twisting several strands of metal wire together.

Each strand of the DNA molecule is composed of a series of nucleotides.

The kitten was playing with a strand of wool from the sweater Anne was knitting.

We got stranded for over 3 hours while fishing on Saturday when the motor on our little boat broke down.

The astronauts became stranded on Mars when their rocket broke down soon after landing on the red planet.

Rescuers sent out helicopters, boats and buses to save the hundreds of people stranded by the flood.

They got stranded near a little village in Guatemala for a week after their van broke down.

Over 100 volunteers worked for days trying to help a group of whales which had become stranded on the beach.

Over 100,000 Bangladeshi workers became stranded in Kuwait following the Iraqi invasion of the country.

The musical brings together various strands of music representing the singer's 20-year career.

One strand of his argument is that people are only honest because they are afraid of getting caught being dishonest.

Richard and Simon were stranded in the airport for over a day after the terrorist attacks of 9//11 stopped all flights.

The children got stranded on the rock where they were playing when the tide came in behind them.

Chief Seattle once noted, Man did not weave the web of life; he is merely a strand in it. Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself.

Find someone who has been stranded by the incoming tide.


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