The ground began to level and they were able to hurry their descent, but only briefly before a second near-perpendicular drop again necessitated a detour.
A massive collection of sinister looking implements was growing—tools of their trade, all apparently necessary in order to remain aloft when maneuvering up or down perpendicular columns of frozen water.
Brady reached the intersection and saw the tunnel running perpendicular opened into a crowded underground city.
Consider the particles which occupy a thin stratum dx perpendicular to the primary ray x.
At a further stage of their growth the particles disperse in the perpendicular direction a light which is no longer fully polarized.
The spandrils over doorways in Perpendicular work are generally richly decorated.
The Perpendicular church of St Mary and All Saints is the burial place of Edmund Burke (d.
In the old town of Bridlington the church of St Mary and St Nicholas consists of the fine Decorated and Perpendicular nave, with Early English portions, of the priory church of an Augustinian foundation of the time of Henry I.
A wire st is stretched across the centre of the field, perpendicular to the parallel wires.
The church of St Mary is mainly Perpendicular, and contains a Norman font and monuments of the 8th century.
The church of the Holy Trinity, mainly Perpendicular, was also partly demolished during the Civil War, but was restored by the countess of Pembroke.
The church of St Bartholomew, one of the finest in the county, is in the Perpendicular style characteristic of the district.
The north-west tower has a Perpendicular upper portion, but the south-west tower is destroyed.
There are also already within the ice narrow oblong perpendicular bubbles about half an inch long, sharp cones with the apex upward; or oftener, if the ice is quite fresh, minute spherical bubbles one directly above another, like a string of beads.
So the little impudent fellow would waste many an ear in a forenoon; till at last, seizing some longer and plumper one, considerably bigger than himself, and skilfully balancing it, he would set out with it to the woods, like a tiger with a buffalo, by the same zig-zag course and frequent pauses, scratching along with it as if it were too heavy for him and falling all the while, making its fall a diagonal between a perpendicular and horizontal, being determined to put it through at any rate;--a singularly frivolous and whimsical fellow;--and so he would get off with it to where he lived, perhaps carry it to the top of a pine tree forty or fifty rods distant, and I would afterwards find the cobs strewn about the woods in various directions.