A joint board of examiners examines students previous to admission.
The beekeeper opens the upper part of the hive and examines the super.
It examines into the nature and attributes of God and the human soul.
No thoughtful man who examines and compares these pictures can doubt that they are genuine historical portraits of a figure wholly different from any which had hitherto appeared on the world's stage.
II) he examines the beats due to these combination tones and their effects in producing dissonance.
It examines the budget and all proposed administrative laws, but cannot initiate legislation, nor is the government bound to adopt its suggestions.
The similarity of outline in many species to that of trees and shrubs will strike any one who examines algae mounted for the herbarium.
Under an act approved on the 25th of March 1903 a state board of charities and corrections, - consisting of six members, not more than three being of the same political party, appointed by the governor, with the advice and consent of the senate, and holding office for twelve years, two retiring at the end of each quadrennium, - investigates, examines, and makes " reports upon the charitable, correctional and penal institutions of the state," excepting the Veterans' Home at Yountville, Napa county, and the Woman's Relief Corps Home at Evergreen, Santa Clara county.
His commentary on Manilius is really a treatise on the astronomy of the ancients, and it forms an introduction to the De emendatione temporum, in which he examines by the light of modern and Copernican science the ancient system as applied to epochs, calendars and computations of time, showing upon what principles they were based.
The author examines the passions, discussing the mode in which they are treated in ancient and modern drama, poetry and romance.
Lastly, it examines into registers and promulgates new laws, a function which, in theory, gives it a power, akin to that of the Supreme Court of the United States, of rejecting measures not in accordance with the fundamental laws.
Newton's Philosophical Discoveries, and dedication to John Wilkes), examines the properties of matter.
Aristotle himself used "dialectic," as opposed to "science," for that department of mental activity which examines the presuppositions lying at the back of all the particular sciences.
This assumption idealism examines and rejects in the name of experience itself.
It examines the plant in its earliest state of development, and follows it through all its stages of progress until it attains maturity.
An inquirer who examines the stars with a shilling telescope is not likely to make observations of value, and even a trained astronomer has to allow for his "personal equation" - a point to which even a finished critic rarely attends.
This is one rule of wisdom with regard to religion; and another equally important is to avoid superstition, which he boldly defines as the belief that God is like a hard judge who, eager to find fault, narrowly examines our slightest act, that He is revengeful and hard to appease, and that therefore He must be flattered and importuned, and won over by pain and sacrifice.
He examines ideas (" explication of conceptions ") and by the" colligation of facts endeavours to unite these ideas to the facts and so construct science.
The inspector then samples and examines the wheat, and enters the grade upon a blank opposite the number and letters of the car.
µuBoXo'yia, the science which examines pihot, myths or legends of cosmogony and of gods and heroes.
A county board of education examines applicants for teachers' positions and pupils applying to enter high schools.