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lie idle in a sentence

"lie idle" in Chinese  
  1. The government of President Slobodan Milosevic presides over a state where most factories lie idle and miserable salaries are months overdue.
  2. Computers lie idle for most of the time, but every so often they send out or receive huge lumps of data.
  3. Business on the northern route is down 80 per cent, and half the ships in the icebreaker fleet lie idle in dock.
  4. BUTTERWORTH, Fri .-Not wanting to let its land lie idle, Safira Country Club in Seberang Jaya, Penang, has turned to vegetable farming.
  5. Ram production continued due to delay in starting the new M4 production lines and a reluctance to let the plant lie idle.
  6. It's difficult to find lie idle in a sentence.
  7. If it is fed a data intensive program like a database job, the floating point units will lie idle while the integer units bog.
  8. Wetness is the main limitation of virgin Gleysols; these are covered with natural swamp vegetation and lie idle or are used for extensive grazing.
  9. Von Ungern-Sternberg relinquished command on 21 December 1757 to Gustaf von Rosen, but von Rosen too was forced to lie idle, blockaded by the Prussians.
  10. Not wanting to let the ship lie idle, the company offered cruises to nowhere before the ship began its regular schedule of cruises in the Caribbean.
  11. But the industry collapsed in 1986 along with tin prices, and most of the state-owned mines currently lie idle or are worked by small cooperatives for meager profits.
  12. Say for instance a beef is fried on pan for 6-7 minutes, then placed in the oven for 15-20 minutes, it should'rest'( ie lie idle on a plate ) approximately 10 minutes.
  13. Overproduction is often attributed as due to previous "'overinvestment "' creation of excess productive capacity, which must then either lie idle ( or under capacity ), which is unprofitable, or produce an excess supply.
  14. Ditto the nail clippers in a leather case, which would lie idle in the medicine cabinet, since Dad's idea of a manicure is a hand degreaser called Goop and a roll of paper towels.
  15. University President Ashbel Smith, presiding over the ceremony, prophetically proclaimed " Texas holds embedded in its earth rocks and minerals which now lie idle because unknown, resources of incalculable industrial utility, of wealth and power.
  16. In addition, during severe economic slumps, physical capital assets are subject to devaluation, lie idle or are destroyed, while workers become unemployed; the empirical effect is to " reduce " the organic composition of capital.
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