That proceeding, in February 1806, constitutes the basis of the Continental System.
She questioned how the investigation was proceeding and her pointed questions forced him to admit he was the prime suspect.
On October 11, the day when all was astir at headquarters over the news of Mack's defeat, the camp life of the officers of this squadron was proceeding as usual.
Instead of science proceeding at the slow speed of time, the only limit on its progress will be processor speed—and those two speeds hardly can be compared.
To give his enemies a breathing space when they were hard pressed was an insane proceeding unless he meant to make peace.