The net seemed heavy.
Her personal net buzzed, and she touched the area behind her ear again.
If prices for an item fall, this is a net good.
The Common wealth is empowered to retain one-fourth of the net revenue from customs and excise, the balance must be handed back to the states.
She was his current waltzing widow—first choice to fill his dance card when he wasn't surfing the net, tracking down an auction or garage sale or devouring a mystery novel.
"This would be the first time you remembered by net number," she said.
He touched his net implant but found the network scrambled, indicating the jets were sending out electromagnetic pulses in addition to the missile strikes.
He closed his personal net, needing to concentrate.
The Chancellor of the Exchequer described the terms as " very liberal but not more liberal than they should be under the circumstances," and stated that Mr Scudamore had estimated that £6,000,000 was the maximum price which the government would have to pay, and that the Postmaster-General would obtain from the telegraphs a net annual revenue of £203,000 at least.
But realize, no new net efficiencies are gained from this move.
In the second case, the technique of reading without vocalizing allowed for faster reading and a new, visual way to process verbal information—again, a net gain.
David Dean, without a remote control, had difficulty with the TV and these two old fogies were out surfing the net like a couple of Silicon Valley youngsters.
She touched the subcutaneous communications implant behind her right ear, which activated the communications net, and rolled onto her back.
The net buzzed, and she tapped her implant to open her channel.
The dates were all from the past week, and she recognized two of the originating net codes as being from Mr. Tim and General Greene.
She stared for a long moment at the net code indicating that the receiver of the general's messages was located in the West Control Center.
His personal net vibrated, indicating someone was trying to contact him.
Everything—the net call that brought her to the Peak, the encrypted messages she'd read, Brady's protection—had fallen into place.
She even caught herself touching her ear to keep from sliding her finger behind it to the subcutaneous net implant.
Once she did that, she could risk contacting Tim on her net and pray he reached her before Greenie or anyone else found her.
His friend of many years stopped well out of earshot and touched the net implant.
According to the official returns,' the over-sea immigration for the forty-seven years 1857-1903 aggregated 2,872,588, while the departure of emigrants during the same period was 1,066,480, showing a net addition to the population of 1,806,108.
The total for the years 1859-1904 was 3,166,073 and the departures 1,239,064, showing a net gain of 1,927,009.
Vessels of 2 net tons and upwards are enumerated.
The land tax falls upon land not built upon in proportion to its net yearly revenue.
The net gain in the 1906 class is not far short of 5o,00o, and the proportion of the new contingent to the old is practically 5:4.
5d., making the net earnings 2s.
No headgear is worn, except sometimes a net to confine the hair, a bunch of feathers, or the tails of small animals.
The net effect of the surrounding land is, in fact, to reverse the seasonal variations of the planetary circulation, but without destroying its type.
The net effective work of lifting that can be performed by a man turning a handle may be taken, for intermittent work, as being on an average about 5000 foot-lb per minute; this is equivalent to 1 ton lifted about 24 ft.
The number of messages increased from about 6,500,000 in 1869 to nearly io,000,000 in 1871 and to 20,000,000 in 1875, but the expectations as to net revenue were not justified by the results.
Of the net income, leaving a profit for the year of £914,216.
The Postmaster-General agreed also to buy the private wire plant of the company at a value based upon three years' purchase of the net profits on the average of the three years ending 31st of December 1911.
Gaine, general manager of the company, stated before the Select Committee that in the view of the directors the bargain was a hard one, because it gave no consideration in respect of the goodwill of the great business, with its gross income of over £ 2,000,000 per annum and its net revenue of over £750,000, which the company had built up. The company had had to pay for all the experiments and mistakes which are inherent in the launching and development of any new industry.
The figure for Sicily, which was 106,000 in 1905, reached 127,000 in 1906 (~.5%), and of these about three-fotrrths would be adults; in the meantime, how ever, the population increases so fast that even in 1905 there was a net increase in Sicily of 20,000 souls; sO that in three years 220,000 workers were replaced by 320,000 infants.
Adding to this 1,240,000 of communal and provincial subsidies, the product of the labor of inmates, temporary subscriptions, &c., the net revenue available for charity was, during i88o, 3,860,000.
,, 43/4% net 28,872,511
Railway certificates (3-65% net), Art.
In July 1906 the 5% gross (4% net), and 4% net rente were successfully converted into 33/4% stock (to be reduced to 33/4% after five years), to a total amount of 324,017,393.
At first the net revenue from the impost was less than 1,100,000; but under Sellas firm administration (1869-1873), and in consequence of improvements gradually introduced by him, the net return ultimately exceeded 3,200,000.
De Sismondis Ripubligues ilaliennes (Brussels, I838) and Carlo Trovas Stone d Italia net medio evo are among the most valuable general works, while the large Storia Politica d Italia by various authors, ptiblished at Milan, is also importantF.
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The net annual cost of the settlement to the government is about £6 per convict.
In the first place, buds may be produced only from the hydrorhiza, which grows out and branches to form a basal stolon, typically net-like, spreading over the substratum to which the founderpolyp attached itself.
The irritation set up by the hatching egg and its resulting larva appears to be the stimulus to development, and net a poison or enzyme injected by the insect.
Shows the paid-up capital, gross receipts, net receipts and proportion of net receipts to total paid-up capital on tile railways of the United Kingdom for a series of years.
- American Railways * Includes $ 1 45,3 21, 601 assigned to other than railway property, hut earning net receipts.
It has also the right to purchase the undertaking at the end of the first fifteen years, the net profits of the preceding seven years to govern the calculation of the purchase price.
Mines and mining claims are exempt from taxation, but a quarterly tax is levied on the net proceeds of mines, and is not to be paid a second time so long as the products remain in the hands of the original producer.
They are bold and skilful sailors and fishermen; other trades, as boat and house building, carving, cooking, net and mat making, are usually hereditary.
That only the produit net of the land should be taxed.
Elastic web weaving by power looms is carried on to a great extent, and the manufacture of lace and net curtains, gimp trimmings, braids and cords.
But the net result of the development of the doctrine of rent is that all problems in which this factor appears, and they embrace the whole range of economic theory, must apparently be treated on their merits.
Wings usually well developed, net-veined; the forewings of firmer texture than the hind-wings, whose anal area folds.
Membranous, net-veined wings, those of the two pairs closely alike.
According to the account given by Pindar and the tragedians, Agamemnon was slain by his wife' alone in a bath, a piece of cloth or a net having first been thrown over him to prevent resistance.
"Well, I will give three pieces of silver for all that are in the net," answered the merchant.
You were to have all the fish that happened to be in the net and nothing else.
First, let's consider the macroeconomic impact of this change—the effect it will have on the net economic status of the planet.
But in spite of the relative economic displacement they all cause, free trade, outsourcing, and technological displacement all have a positive net effect on the economics of the planet.
The net effect is positive, but the laid-off workers will probably have a hard time appreciating it.
But if you can tolerate it, what follows will explain why free trade sometimes hurts the (net) world economy.
And say the net cost to society of having a gallon of polluted water dumped into the river—the cleanup cost, or the economic impact of the gallon of dirty water—is $10.
We have established that outsourcing, free trade, and technological advance all have the same effect on the system: They lower prices and increase net wealth.
But in the future when we have more and better information, if it turns out that some of these methods are not net gains, we will know that and look elsewhere for solutions.
That's right: India is a net food exporter to the tune of US$6 billion a year.
The count moved in his affairs as in a huge net, trying not to believe that he was entangled but becoming more and more so at every step, and feeling too feeble to break the meshes or to set to work carefully and patiently to disentangle them.
He tapped his personal net implant and murmured "Angel" to direct the implant in his brain to contact her.
He replaced his weapons and pulled on new boots, pausing when the net beeped, indicating someone was trying to contact him.
She sent him a page through his personal net and sat down again.
She accepted it and activated her channel on the net, not surprised when she heard the general's voice.
I gotta go, Brady said and touched his net to close it.
The birth rate averages 26.28 per thousand of the population and the death rate 12.28, showing a net increase of 14 per thousand by reason of the excess of births over deaths.
Public pawnshops or Monti di piet numbered 555 in 1896, with a net patrimony of 2,879,625.
My purpose is to explain the net effect of free trade, technological advance, and outsourcing on the overall economic system of the planet.
Let's consider examples of how the effect is positive for some, negative for some, but the net is a gain in the overall wealth of the system.
The price of Italian consolidated 5% (gross, 4% net, allowing for the 20% income tax) stock, which is the security most largely negotiated abroad, and used in settling differences between large financial institutions, has steadily risen during recent years.
In a few minutes the big net was pulled up out of the water.
More than half the hungry people in the world live in just these three nations—nations that are all net food exporters.