She stared at his broad back, testing a hand full of his Jacket gingerly.
She'd been testing him several times a day, astonished to learn just how quickly he was growing into his new powers.
Tendrils of coldness stretched from its home within her chest, testing her strength before subsiding into stillness once more.
She sensed him testing his bonds.
Testing her ankle in a pair of low heels, she nodded silent approval and hurried down the hall.
After the testing is over, the hard part begins; weighing and recording my compilations and comparing them to past exposure levels.
Teaching classes was unexciting to him and Martha recently told me his summer plant testing project was a major disappointment.
There are four bedrooms, two more than they need and I've peeked in each, even testing the bed in one.
His first kiss was light, as if he were testing her.
She'd heard no such thing, but then again, she didn't know anything about Oracles aside from what little she'd gleaned from books and testing herself.
The bear lifted her nose, testing the breeze.
He looked at the jaguar again and took another two tiny steps, as if testing her resolve to ground him.
He plied her lips gently, testing and encouraging, and she felt herself respond despite her indignation.
Nishani started with small adjustments to the battle before her, as if testing for the results of her decisions.
You're always testing because surface changes, by the season, the time of day, how many climbers hack away at it, sometimes by the hour.
Dean did the same, hoping its eighteen inch girth was sufficient to secure the two damn fools who were testing it as their sole mooring against the natural forces of nature.
He forced the picture from his mind and leaned backward, testing the rope against his weight.
She began testing them quickly with her micro.
Testing his magic, he realized he could call forth a portal. He needed an ally, but it wasn't Kris. He had no intention of bringing Kris to meet Darkyn, not when he didn't know what Darkyn wanted. His thoughts went to Gabriel, the best friend he hoped he hadn't lost completely. Gabe wouldn't try to negotiate with Darkyn if things went bad.
He continued testing the tension on his bike chain, wiping the grease on a paper napkin.
As if testing her courage, it slowly slid down her chest to the swell of her breast.
He guided the horse with his legs, testing its sluggish responsiveness as the attackers prepared to pounce.
She forced her bruised, heavy limbs to respond, testing them.
Its coldness stretched outward from her chest, testing her resolve to keep it contained.
He pushed up his eye-band, testing the chamber's darkness through squinted eyes before opening them.
Jessi moved her fingers and hands, testing her arm.
He was testing her again, making his offer clear.
We have not had an opportunity of testing this, nor Grubb's more recent models; but, should it be found possible to produce such images satisfactorily, without distortion and with an apparatus convenient and rigid in form, such micrometers may possibly supersede the filar micrometer.
With the object of testing the capabilities of the method, he took for his first essay the well-known star 61 Cygni, and his results agreed so well with those previously attained that he undertook the systematic measurement of the parallaxes of second-magnitude stars, and published the outcome in the third and fourth volumes of the Publications of the Oxford University Observatory.
In truth therefore these attributes do not belong to body at all; and if we go on in the same way testing the received qualities of matter, we shall find that in the last resort we understand nothing by it but extension, with the secondary and derivative characters of divisibility and mobility.
- Method of testing Circuits.
Ewing's hysteresis-tester, 2 which is specially intended for testing the sheet iron used in transformers.
It follows that in testing iron for magnetic quality the greatest care must be exercised to guard the specimen against any accidental vibration.
He applied his method with good effect, however, in testing a large number of commercial specimens of iron and steel, the magnetic constants of which are given in a table accompanying his paper.
A testing apparatus of a similar type devised by Gisbert Kapp (Journ.
The moment for testing his capacity in the highest degree had now come.
The halogens may be sometimes detected by fusing with lime, and testing the solution for a bromide, chloride and iodide in the usual way.
Horbaczewski's method, which consists in boiling the substance with strong potash, saturating the cold solution` with chlorine, adding hydrochloric acid, and boiling till no more chlorine is liberated, and then testing for sulphuric acid with barium chloride.
Fleming, A Handbook for the Electrical Laboratory and Testing Room (2 vols., London, 1901, 1903); G.D.Aspinall Parr, Electrical Measuring Instruments (Glasgow, 1903); J.
The industry is conducted upon a basis of recognized standards of quality, and testing is necessary in the interests of both refiner and consumer, as well as compulsory in connexion with the various statutory and municipal regulations.
In the testing of mineral lubricating oils the viscosity, flash-point, cold-test," and specific gravity are the characters of chief importance.
The earliest form of testing instrument employed for this purpose was that of Giuseppe Tagliabue of New York, which consists of a glass cup placed in a copper water bath heated by a spirit lamp. The cup is filled with the oil to be tested, a thermometer placed in it and heat applied, the temperatures being noted at which, on passing a lighted splinter of wood over the surface of the oil, a flash occurs, and after further heating, the oil ignites.