A cold feeling began in the pit of her stomach.
I learned that lesson when Sasha tossed me in a pit with full-blooded demons and were-things.
We're building a fire pit here for a campsite.
Dread stirred at the pit of her stomach.
None of their words registered, nothing but the sick feeling at the pit of his stomach.
The attacker fell into the pit with an abruptly short scream.
When he was twelve years old he was instructed in starcraft by Nectanebus, who was killed by a fall into a pit, into which he had been playfully pushed by Alexander.
The pneumato phore arises from the ectoderm as a pit or invagination, part of which forms a gas-secreting gland, while the rest gives rise to an air-sack lined by a chitinous cuticle.
Pierre glanced into the pit and saw that the factory lad was lying with his knees close up to his head and one shoulder higher than the other.
The truth settled into the pit of her stomach, along with the realization that she meant what she'd said—she would do whatever it took to free the man she loved.
The dread and guilt at the pit of her stomach were countered by the confusion of knowing that she'd fallen into the grip of the Immortal laws first with Gabriel then with Darkyn.
An uneasy feeling began in the pit of her stomach.
There it was hanged on a gallows, and in the evening taken down, when the head was cut off and set up upon Westminster Hall, where it remained till as late as 1684, the trunk being thrown into a pit underneath the gallows.
Presently at a feast of Anahite Gregory refused to assist his sovereign in offering pagan sacrifice, and his parentage being now revealed, was thrown into a deep pit at Artashat, where he languished for fourteen years, during which persecution raged in Armenia.
Two stages in the development of the otocyst can be recognized, the first that of an open pit FIG.
29, 30) as an open pit at the base of the velum, on its subumbral side.
The pit has its opening turned towards the sub-umbral cavity, while it base or fundus forms a bulge, more or less pronounced, on the ex-umbral side of the velum.
Vesicle (the fundus of the original pit) or on its sides; their arrangement and number vary greatly and furnish useful characters for distinguishing genera.
The simple form of ocellus described in the foregoing paragraph may become folded into a pit or cup, the interior of which becomes filled with a clear gelatinous secretion forming a sort of vitreous Modified after Linko, Travaux Soc. Imp. Nat., St.
By a simple modification, the open pit becomes a solid ectodermal ingrowth, just as in Teleostean fishes the hollow medullary tube, or the auditory pit of other vertebrate embryos, is formed at first as a solid cord of cells, which acquires a cavity secondarily.
Haeckel regarded the whole structure as a glandular ectodermal pit formed on the exumbral surface of a medusa-person.
Woltereck , on the other hand, have shown that the ectodermal pit which gives rise to the pneumatophore represents an entocodon.
The planula becomes elongated and broader towards one pole, at which a pit or invagination of the ectoderm arises.
Next the pit closes up to form a vesicle with a pore, and so gives rise to the pneumatophore.
In such forms as Velella, Porpita, &c., the ancestor was an eight-rayed medusa (Disconula) which acquired a pneumatophore as an ectodermal pit on the ex-umbrella, and in which the organs (manubrium, tentacles, &c.) became secondarily multiplied, just as they do in Gastroblasta as the result of incomplete fission.
The "pit amber" was formerly dug in open works, but is now also worked by underground galleries.
Pit-threads whIch traverse the closing membrane of the pits in the FIG.
Pit-threads and wail-threads may occur in the same cell, but more often the threads are limited to the pits.
The pit-threads are larger and stain more readily than the wail-threads.
The experiments eventually took place at the Harton pit near South Shields in 1854.
A semicircular or semi-elliptical pit (calcarone) about 33 ft.
The broad lower end of the symbol is rather an accidental pit in the stone than an attempt at a diacritic mark - the word is regei, in all probability the early dative form of rex, " king."
- A, reproductive system of Amphilina foliacea: a, glandular pit; b, opening of uterus; b', uterus (black); c, yolk-gland and its duct; d, ovary; e, e', opening and duct of vagina; f, spermotheca; g, male genital opening (gonopore); h, penis; i, vas def erens; j, testes; k, shell-gland.
When a face-pit is present in the skull it is small.
Against this force Liman von Sanders could at the outset pit six divisions.
The ore is mined in the ordinary way, by pick and shovel if soft, or by the aid of powder if necessary, and the funnel-shaped bottom of the pit is maintained at such an angle that little or no shovelling is required to bring the excavated material to the shaft.
In Great Britain and her colonies it is also called the poppet-head or pit head frame; in the United States head-frame or gallows-frame.
Arrived at the place of burial, the body was set in a square pit with spears marking out its sides and a roof of matting.
In the central pit all was in confusion, but here the king seems to have lain on a bier.
They require the same culture as the more familiar garden varieties; but, as some of them are apt to suffer from excess of moisture, it is advisable to plant them in prepared soil in a raised pit, where they are brought nearer to the eye, and where they can be sheltered when necessary by glazed sashes, which, however, should not be closed except when the plants are at rest, or during inclement weather in order to protect the blossoms, especially in the case of winter flowering species.
Watase has shown, in a very convincing way, how by deepening the pit-like set of cells beneath a simple lens the more complex ommatidia of the compound eyes of Crustacea and Hexapoda may be derived from such a condition as that presented in the lateral eyes of Limulus and Scorpio.
In the inscription recording the contracts for its building it is called the Thymele; and this name may give the clue to its purpose; it was probably the idealized architectural representative of a primitive pit of sacrifice, such as may still be seen in the Asclepianum at Athens.