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The hinoki cypress (C. obtusa), a bri htgreen tree 25 to 35 metres (80 to 115 eet)
high, with reddish-brown bark, is one of Japan's most valuable timber trees. Its
wood is used for construction, furniture, and interior work. Many varieties are ...
Movement may occur as a continuous creep or as a series of spasmodic jumps of
a few metres during a few seconds. Such jumps are separated by intervals during
which stress builds up until it overcomes the frictional forces along the fault ...
-arm0ured naval craft history 12:89] b Glomar Challenger, oceano raphic drilling
and coring vessel, so named cause it was constructed in the late 19605 by
Global Marine, Inc. It is capable of dn'llin in water depths up to 6,000 metres (
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