Ft., but it is now fairly certain that these high values are erroneous, and due, not to the wind, but to faulty design of the anemometer.
This work is in its design apologetic, and is meant to bring within the range of Christian thought all that is of value in Mahommedan science.
Moreover, at this moment Pierre was supported in his design and prevented from renouncing it by what he had already done in that direction.
Untold hours of do-it-yourself-manship and emergency repair had finally overcome poor septic design and generally shoddy workmanship to create communities of adequate comfort and living.
It possesses a port and an arsenal, and contains a fine town hall, with portraits of the ancient margraves of Bergen-op-Zoom, a Latin school, and an academy of design and architecture.
The equally magnificent cloisters of the Lateran, of about the same date, are very similar in design; both these triumphs of the sculptor-architect's and mosaicist's work have slender marble columns, twisted or straight, richly inlaid with bands of glass mosaic in delicate and brilliant patterns.
3 Of course the Design Argument is well known in antiquity, but not the type of philosophy which stands or falls by that line of " proof."
There is as much secrecy about the cooking as if he had a design to poison you.
Its edges were gilded with gold marking a lazy geometric design across the marble.
(1617); a lunatic asylum; the Van Renswoude orphanage, the theatre, a school of design, the powder magazine and the state arsenal, originally a warehouse of the East India Company, and now used as a manufactory of artillery stores.
Radiators (really convectors) were in their primitive design coils of pipe, used to give a larger heating area than the single pipe would afford.
He was made an associate of the National Academy of Design, New York, in 1860, and a full academician in 1861.
Nearly all recent advances in crane design are the result of the introduction of the electric motor.
In 1538 an embassy of German divines visited England with the design, among other things, of forming a common confession for the two countries.
Greek philosophy for our purpose begins with Socrates, who formulated the Design Argument.
He will not have the Ontological argument; but he asserts Natural Law, and relies upon the cosmological and design arguments - with various refinements and distinctions, differently stated in his two Summae.
The Design argument is held to give a contrasted view.
We are suitably impressed that Da Vinci sketched a design for a submarine and a flying machine.
He now steadily pursued the design of the Restoration, but without holding any private correspondence with the king, and only on terms similar to those proposed in 1648 to Charles I.
The central feature of the estate is a château (375 X 150 ft.) of French Renaissance design, after the famous chateau at Blois, France.
Court formed the design of writing a history of Protestantism, and made large collections for the purpose, which have been preserved in the Public Library of Geneva; but this he did not live to carry out.
William Rufus, to the disgust of his supporters, permitted Odo to leave the kingdom after the collapse of this design (1088), and thenceforward Odo was the right-hand man of Robert in Normandy.
Great improvements, however, have been effected in the design of open fireplaces, and many ingenious contrivances of this nature are now in the market which combine efficiency of heating with economy of fuel.
They are now usually of special design, and may be divided into three classes - indirect radiators, direct radiators and direct ventilating radiators.
The size of the boiler may be increased or diminished by the addition or subtraction of one or more sections; these, being simple in design, are easily fitted together, and should a section become defective it is a simple matter to insert a new one in its place.
On the Common is the Royal Military Academy, a castellated building erected from the design of Sir J.
He refused medicine to induce sleep, declaring "it is not my design to drink or to sleep, but my design is to make what haste I can to be gone."
The design argument is available for the slightly bolder philosophy of intuitionalism as well as for empiricist theism.
He will not waste time upon triflers who deny what he thinks, in the light of the (empiricist!) Design argument, an absolutely clear truth.'
Still, the Design argument is a good sample of a proof by means of the inferior method.
The Cosmological argument proves, with the help of the first-named intuition, that there is one great First Cause; and the Design argument shows the First Cause to be intelligent or personal.