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Two weeks after being hypnotised she had already lost a stone and the weight loss continued. The Sun (2014)We defended when we needed to and we killed the game stone dead at the end. The Sun (2010)The kitchen is done out simply with an old dresser and stone floor. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She was told to lose two stone. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Metal weapons were obviously superior to stone and wood. World History: Patterns of Change and Continuity (1995)Nearby are the remains of a stone circle. A Guide to Megalithic Ireland (1992)We will leave no stone unturned in the search for our daughter. The Sun (2007)He built the garage and stone walls around the house. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Early in their marriage he suffered with a bladder stone that was removed during risky surgery. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The beauty of stone fruit lies in it being perfectly ripe. Food Watch (1994)The stone building has two rooms and a kitchen. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The rest of the defence looks cast in stone now. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Apparently he needs one to help him lose four stone. The Sun (2009)There's a natural stone pool for lazy afternoons. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In the kitchen, large stone or ceramic tiles are more practical. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He leaves no stone unturned. The Sun (2013)I get completely stoned on it. The Sun (2008)I like my rock stars stoned out of their minds, skinny and gorgeous. Times, Sunday Times (2007)To this end he also gave up drinking 15 months ago, losing two stone in the process. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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