" I sleep here ten hours every night," he writes from Amsterdam, " and no care ever shortens my slumber."
In length, and considerably shortens the passage between the Theiss and the Danube.
Shortens and suddenly grows quiet when the last of the carbon has burnt away, and no flame-forming substance remains.
These yield under the strain, and the cell shortens between those points of its attachment.
Any simple operation which improves the colour of the fibre or shortens the operation of retting is worthy of consideration.