It was agreed that one rap should mean "no" and three "yes," while more complicated messages were - and are - obtained in other ways, such as calling over or pointing to letters of the alphabet, when raps occur at the required letters.
I'm converting them from that rip-rap stuff.
Thus Xenophanes for the first time postulates a supreme God whose 2 Strictly, pantheism is to identify the universe with God, while the term "pancosmism" (rap, Kovµos, the universe) has frequently been used for the identification of God with the universe.
A rap on the doors of the bottom two apartments brought no better results than the doorbell.
PLR, Posterior lateral rod or RAP, Right anterior process.
Atherton had managed to beat the rap, avoiding embarrassing notoriety, but he had despised David Dean from that day forward.
Ap, Anterior lateral process (same as RAP and LAP in fig.
3 and 4, and RAP, LAP, in figs.
She lifted a stack of papers and straightened them with a sharp rap on her mahogany desktop, deliberately ignoring his empty invitation.
It has, however, been shown by Dragomir Hurmuzescu (Rap. du Congres Int.
It is not difficult to show that E = - (d 2 -r 2)q/rAP 3 - - (25), in other words, the force at P is inversely as the cube of the distance from A.