Howie obsessed over the recent incident, a man now twice able to foil his efforts.
He lifted the heavy, foil-covered plate out of the oven, stomach roaring at the scent of spiced chicken and vegetables.
After the bland meal was over and the tin foil discarded, Dean donned his coat and walked up town.
19 foil.), whereas the old universal practice is the barbarous custom Elisha commended (2 Kings iii.
Dennstedt, which was first proposed in 1902, the substance is vaporized in a tube containing at one end platinum foil, platinized quartz, or platinized asbestos.
In front of the naked eye was held a piece of copper foil perforated by a fine needle hole.
Commercially pure tin is used for making such apparatus as evaporating basins, infusion pots, stills, &c. It is also employed for making two varieties of tin-foil - one for the silvering of mirrors (see Mirror), the other for wrapping up chocolate, toilet soap, tobacco, &c. The mirror foil must contain some copper to prevent it from being too readily amalgamated by the mercury.
Renan, Les rabbins francais, pp. 647 foil.; Perles, Salomo ben Abraham ben Adereth, pp. 15-54; Jewish Encyclopaedia, s.v.
Hilprecht, The Babylonian Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania (1893 foil.); P. J.
Winckler, Altorientalische Forschungen (1893 foil.), and The Tell-el-Amarna Letters (1896); G.
Comte (1903 foil.); Lettres inedites de J.
In one variety of this fabric, a slip of gold foil is laid under each wire, and left in position after the wire is withdrawn, the cutting tool being then used with freedom in some parts of the design, so that the gold gleams through the severed thread, producing a rich and suggestive effect.
The cathodes, which are sheets of thin lead foil weighing 12 lb to the sq.
In it the field plates were sheets of tin-foil attached to a glass plate (fig.
On a rotating glass or ebonite disk were placed carriers of tin-foil or metal buttons machine.