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In clay soils, this can cause shrinkage or swelling of the ground. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And it is very difficult to reconcile the relative strength of these with the 0.7 per cent shrinkage. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That brings to 20 per cent the shrinkage in subsidy to the arts since the coalition first brightened our lives. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Other health risks include liver disease, damage to the heart muscles, memory loss and shrinkage of the brain. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The preliminary growth figures come after a 2.2 per cent shrinkage in the first quarter and are worse than government forecasts of a 4.4 per cent decline. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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