If the pressure alters as the water tank empties, a discontinuity occurs in the trace when the tank is refilled, and a fictitious element may be introduced into the diurnal variation.
It may be diseased throughout; and such actually occurs in the case of Euphorbia pervaded with Uromyces Pisi, the presence of which alters the whole aspect of the host-plant.
The introduction of negative groups into a molecule alters the boiling-point according to the number of negative groups already present.
On issuing from the Lake of Zurich the Linth alters its name to that of "Limmat," it does not appear wherefore, and, keeping the north-westerly direction it had taken from the Walensee, joins the Aar a little way below Brugg, and just below the junction of the Reuss with the Aar.
The trees and plants characteristic of each zone are not always confined to that zone, but in several instances, when common to the coast belt and the midlands, their character alters according to the elevation of the land.
The linear width of the band (e) is the increment of which alters p by 27r, so that e =27r /tr.
Forbiger, Handbuch der alters Geographie von Europa (Hamburg, 1877); article in Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, ii.
Beitrage zur alters Geschichte (Klio), iv.
(1841); C. Wachsmuth, Einleitung in das Studium der alters Geschichte (1895); E.
Clearly, the distribution of the load by the rail girder considerably alters the distribution of shear due to a load in the bay in which the section considered lies.
The action of the river upon the flat Yorkshire shore towards the mouth alters the shore-line constantly.
Of his very numerous literary productions the following may be mentioned: Beitrage zur Kenntnis der nati rlichen and politischen Verfassung des oettingischen Vaterlandes (1786); Ein Votum fiber den Wucher von einem Manne sine voto (1791); Historische Entwicklung der deutschen Steuerverfassungen (1793); Historische Priifung des vermeintlichen Alters der deutschen Landstande (1796); Neuere Geschichte des Fi rstentums Bayreuth (1486-1603) (1798-1811); Tabellen fiber Flacheninhalt &c. and bevorstehende Verluste der deutschen Reichsstande.
(iii.) The instrument should have no temperature correction; this is a good quality of electrostatic instruments, but in all voltmeters of the electrokinetic type which are wound with copper wire an increase of one degree centigrade in the average temperature of that wire alters the resistance by 0.4%, and therefore to the same extent alters the correctness of the indications.
2) "After having made several fruitless trials with ivory, because it imbibes spirituous liquors, and thereby alters its gravity, he (Mr Clarke) at last made a copper hydrometer, represented in fig.
In the usual navigable waters of the world the variation alters from 30° to the east to 45° to the west of the geographical meridian, being westerly in the Atlantic and Indian oceans, easterly in the Pacific. The vertical plane passing through the longitudinal axis of such a needle is known as the magnetic meridian.
Thus, it often happens that an apparently very slight change in climate alters the degree of fertility.
As a result the fatigued cells appear shrunken, and their reaction to staining reagents alters, thus showing chemical alteration.
Such an irregular distribution of the bath, with strong copper sulphate solution from the anode at the bottom and acid solution from the cathode at the top, not only alters the conductivity in different strata and so causes irregular current-distribution, but may lead to the current-density in the upper layers being too great for the proportion of copper there present.
In the case of the thyroid the function of the gland appears to be to prepare a secretion which is poured out into the blood and alters tissue-change.
38), which is much more widely used, the collective lens is in front of the real image; it alters the direction of the principal rays and somewhat diminishes the real image.
In the former case the retardation of phase varies so little with the period that the intensity is nearly the same for all colours; in the latter case it alters so rapidly that for a small change in the period the intensity passes from a maximum or a minimum, and consequently so many constituents of the light are weakened and these are so close to one another in frequency, that the light presents to the eye the appearance of being white.
Both sexes feed upon blood; whereas the male alters but little in appearance, the female becomes enormously distended.
19 a caused by the fact that the coil is heated by the current used to measure its resistance, which thus alters in value.
Above all, he both magnifies the office of the Christian ministry as a whole and alters what is said of it in detail (for example, the deaconess loses rank not a little), to make it agree with the circumstances of his day in general, and with his own ideas of fitness in particular.