## Equidistant Sentence Examples

- Apart, and straight lines are chalked from bowl to bowl across their back and front faces, and a jack is then deposited
**equidistant**from each bowl and immediately before the front line. - In his method three vertical antennae are employed, placed at
**equidistant**distances, and oscillations are created in the three with a certain relative difference of phase. - The Aeolian or Lipari Islands, a remarkable volcanic group, belong rather to Sicily than to Italy, though Stromboli, the most easterly of them, is about
**equidistant**from Sicily and from the mainland. - Ducarla, published his La France consideree da p s les dijferentes hauteurs de ses plaines (1791), upon which
**equidistant**contours at intervals of 16 toises found a place. - The maritime discoveries and surveys of that age of great discoveries were laid down upon so-called " plane-charts," that is, charts having merely
**equidistant**parallels indicated upon them, together with the equator, the tropics and polar FIG. - The earliest of these, a trapeziform projection with
**equidistant**parallels, by D. - Glareanus (1510) was the first to employ an
**equidistant**zenithal polar projection. - The graph will then be made up of a succession of parallel lines.
- Thus in the case of the circular disk,
**equidistant**(r) from the source of light and from the screen upon which the shadow is observed, the width of the first exterior zone is given by = X(2r)/4(2x), 2x being the diameter of the disk. - The object-glass of a telescope, the Fresnel's zones are reduced to parallel and
**equidistant**straight strips, which at certain angles coincide with the ruling. - In these instruments the lines are ruled upon a spherical surface of speculum metal, and mark the intersections of the surface by a system of parallel and
**equidistant**planes, o; of which the middle member passes through the centre of the sphere. - CHORUM, the chief town of a sanjak of the Angora vilayet in Asia Minor, altitude 2300 ft., situated on the edge of a wide plain, almost
**equidistant**from Amasia and Yuzgat. - He constructed an apparatus in illustration, which he called a radiometer or lightmill, by pivoting a vertical axle carrying
**equidistant**vertical vanes inside an exhausted glass bulb, one side of each vane being blackened and the other side bright, the blackened sides all pointing the same way round the axle. - Of Melrose, about
**equidistant**from Melrose and St Boswells stations on the North British railway. - The harbour is about
**equidistant**from New York, Philadelphia, and the capes of Chesapeake Bay, and is used chiefly by vessels awaiting orders to ports for discharge or landing. - Modern orometry has introduced the calculation of the mean angle of the slope of a given uneven surface provided that maps can be prepared showing
**equidistant**contour lines. - Inland from the Mediterranean, on the famous military route between Syria and Egypt, about
**equidistant**(18 m.) from Joppa and Gaza. - It is only necessary to consider the trapezette and the briquette, since the cases which occur in practice can be reduced to one or other of these forms. In each case the data are the values of certain
**equidistant**ordinates, as described in §§ 43-45. - 2um) Now, if p is any factor of m, there is a series of
**equidistant**ordinates uo, up, 142p, um - p, um; and the chordal area as determined by these ordinates is ph (2uo + up + u2p +. - 2, and round this circle
**equidistant**points, say 8 or 12, are. - P. I), a cylinder is ruled with
**equidistant**white lines parallel to the axis on a black ground. - Every point is
**equidistant**from a fixed point within the surface; this point is the "centre," the constant distance the "radius," and any line through the centre and intersecting the sphere is a "diameter." - It is bounded by two circles
**equidistant**from the ecliptic, about eighteen degrees apart; and it is divided into twelve signs, and marked by twelve constellations. - Abandoning therefore all a priori theoretical assumption, Bashforth set to work to measure experimentally the velocity of shot and the resistance of the air by means of
**equidistant**electric screens furnished with vertical threads or wire, and by a chronograph which measured the instants of time at which the screens were cut by a shot flying nearly horizontally. - Aequator, from aequare to make equal), in geography, that great circle of the earth,
**equidistant**from the two poles, which divides the northern from the southern hemisphere and lies in a plane perpendicular to the axis of the earth; this is termed the "geographical" or "terrestrial equator." - In astronomy, the "celestial equator" is the name given to the great circle in which the plane of the terrestrial equator intersects the celestial sphere; it is consequently
**equidistant**from the celestial poles. - PLINLIMMON (Plynlimmon, Pumplumon, Pumlumon, Penlumon: Pumlumon is the name used locally: pump means five: lumon, chimney, flag or beacon; pen, head), a mountain of Wales of the height of 2463 ft.,
**equidistant**(about 10 m.) from Machynlleth and Llanidloes. - - Situated almost
**equidistant**from Chicago, Boston and New York, Buffalo, by reason of its favourable location in respect to lake transportation and its position on the principal northern trade route between the East and West, has become one of the most important commercial and industrial centres in the Union. - 1, where P is a point on the curve
**equidistant**from the fixed line AB, known as the directrix, and the fixed point F known as the focus. - The breadth of the penumbra when the source and screen are nearly
**equidistant**from the opaque body is equal to the diameter of the luminous source. - If, therefore, the screw has several
**equidistant**threads, the true pitch is equal to the divided axial pitch, as measured between two adjacent threads, multiplied by the number of threads. - Out of the vague and limitless body there sprung a central mass, - this earth of ours, cylindrical in shape, poised
**equidistant**from surrounding orbs of fire, which had originally clung to it like the bark round a tree, until their continuity was severed, and they parted into several wheelshaped and fire-filled bubbles of air. - Another suggested identification is with Kusur el-Besheir,
**equidistant**(2 m.) from Dibon and Aroer. - Nicholas, a point
**equidistant**from these two towns, while Timok I. - Almost
**equidistant**from the remotest frontiers of Prussia, from north to south, and from east to west, 180 m. - Lecce is quite close to the site of the ancient Lupiae,
**equidistant**(25 m.) from Brundusium and Hydruntum, remains of which are mentioned as existing up to the 15th century.