After all, Jackson was a member of the law enforcement community and perhaps he would be amenable to letting us retain our anonymity, realizing the greater benefit to goals.
The doctors were to teach the faithful in sound learning, to guard purity of doctrine, and to be amenable to discipline.
On the eighth ballot he received 1331 votes, on the ninth 3742 votes, and on the tenth he secured the nomination with 6922 votes, the result being due largely to the support of certain influential U.S. Senators, delegates to the convention, who hoped that as president he would be amenable to the Senate.
Liquids are amenable to the same treatment, but especial care must be taken so that they volatilize slowly.
We may conclude that in polymorphs the substance occurs in different phases (or molecular aggregations), and the equilibrium between these phases follows definite laws, being dependent upon temperature and pressure, and amenable to thermodynamic treatment (cf.
Of foreigners, the Asiatics bore the greatest value, as most amenable to command, and most versed in the arts of luxurious refinement.
A controversy not amenable to ordinarydiplomatic methodsarose between Great Britain, France and Germany on the one hand and Japan on the other hand as to the legality of a house tax imposed by Japan on certain subjects of those so long as France chose to renew it, but that after that date such authorization was improper unless the guarantees could establish that they had been treated by France as her proteges within the meaning of that term as explained in a treaty of 1863 between France and Morocco.
The obvious remedy for these evils was to concentrate the executive power, to render the petty chiefs amenable to one tribunal, and to confide the management of the defensive force to one hand.
In T831, on the separation of Holland and Belgium, the former had become more amenable to reason; and a system was agreed upon which practically gave free navigation to the vessels of the riverine states, while imposing a moderate tariff upon foreign ships.
The practical problems of fluid motion, which are amenable to mathematical analysis when viscosity is taken into account, are excluded from treatment here, as constituting a separate branch called "hydraulics" (q.v.).
The dynasty accepted Judaism (c. 740), but there was equal tolerance for all, and each man was held amenable to the authorized code and to the official judges of his own faith.
The magistrates of this city were not less amenable than had been the bishop of Wiirzburg in 1673.
Annual pruning, to which the hawthorn is particularly amenable, is necessary if the hedge is to maintain its compactness and sturdiness.
Conseil was eager to accept, and this time the Canadian proved perfectly amenable to going with us.
He was amenable to change.
I do try and get as near her as I can; but, she is not entirely amenable!
It was an amenable staff.
It was more amenable to study than evolution.
It was amenable to use in this respect.
Or, another plan is that we can choose to engage positively with those who seem most amenable to change.
Reference population pigs are particularly amenable for mapping purposes.
Smaller forms of reuse are equally amenable to small construction projects.
The derisively small number of people made amenable for these crimes have been released under the Belfast agreement.
The employees were not amenable to the control measures which were suggested.
Women are more amenable to compromise than men.
If your father is American and your mother Chinese, you will have a different understanding of differences between those countries, and, on balance, will be less amenable to war between those nations.