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Page 398

We can conclude from this either that the mechanism of formation of the planets

and satellites was such as to favor orbits with commensurate mean motions or

that the present distribution of orbits is the

of ...

We can conclude from this either that the mechanism of formation of the planets

and satellites was such as to favor orbits with commensurate mean motions or

that the present distribution of orbits is the

**result**of orbital evolution since the timeof ...

Page 407

At these distances, comets are subject to stellar perturbations with the

occasionally a comet is deflected into the inner solar system, where it is then

detected. Comets that reenter the planetary region are subsequently either ...

At these distances, comets are subject to stellar perturbations with the

**result**thatoccasionally a comet is deflected into the inner solar system, where it is then

detected. Comets that reenter the planetary region are subsequently either ...

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... we stated that the average (A <),•(/)) can be written as the inner product (AOjIp,)

. One can readily demonstrate that (Adi(t)) is also given by <AO,(/)) = (AO^pf),

where |p,R) = #|p,), with # defined by Eq. (354). With the latter

disposal, ...

... we stated that the average (A <),•(/)) can be written as the inner product (AOjIp,)

. One can readily demonstrate that (Adi(t)) is also given by <AO,(/)) = (AO^pf),

where |p,R) = #|p,), with # defined by Eq. (354). With the latter

**result**at ourdisposal, ...

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### Contents

Daniel Hillel | 303 |

Seismology Observational 17 Stochastic Description | 325 |

Seismology Theoretical 47 Solar Chimneys | 335 |

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