A pulse of warmth dispelled the tunnel vision that had begun to form.
The second sucked the strength out of her body and brought tunnel vision.
The main line of the Orleans railway passes through a tunnel beneath the town.
Deidre braced her hands against his chest, tunnel-vision forming.
They walked through the tunnel to a large room, where people sat and whispered.
The kids were talking to her, but she had trouble focusing on anything outside of keeping the buzzing in her ears from pushing her beyond tunnel-vision into the darkness.
The entrance under the facility was hastily dug but the tunnel running beneath the facility had thick metal walls and concrete floors and was lit by battery-operated lanterns.
She squeezed her eyes closed, ears buzzing and tunnel vision forming.
He knew better than to deny anything to this tunnel-visioned woman.
I was too tunnel-visioned to dismiss the inconsistencies.
The tunnel widened, and his pace slowed as he saw another tunnel intersect it.
"They walled us up in a mountain," continued the Wizard; "but we found there was a tunnel through to this side, so we came here.
Brady reached the intersection and saw the tunnel running perpendicular opened into a crowded underground city.
At last, the tunnel sloped upward and dead-ended at a thick metal door.
Two soldiers stood near the tunnel entrance nearby, weapons raised.
By the time the man had finished, his night vision was better and he could make out the tiny necklace of lights in the distance, the Chesapeake Bridge-Tunnel that ran 17 miles to the Eastern shore.
Cenis Tunnel) and via Dijon and Pontarlier (for the Simplon), and also has a direct line along the Mediterranean coast from Marseilles to Genoa via Toulon and Nice.
Development of these lines has been primarily an extension from the large cities in the East to the agricultural districts in the West, but a change of great importance was brought about in 1910 by the completion of the last tunnel on the Argentine Transandine Railway, which serves to connect Santiago, Valparaiso and the other great cities of the west coast with Buenos Ayres, Montevideo, Bahia, Rio de Janeiro and the other great cities of the east coast.
(For the details of the shield and method of its operation, see Tunnel.) By means of the shield Greathead cut a circular hole at a depth ranging from 40 to 80 ft.
- Section of Tunnel and Electric Locomotive, City & South London railway.
Another tunnel has been added to the system, under Washington Street.
The underground tunnel led through several other chambers.
They walked for fifteen minutes before the tunnel intersected with another.
The door to the underground tunnel network was hidden behind a boulder and draped with moss.
In length) from Domodossola to Brigue, the St Gotthard from Milan to Chiasso (the tunnel is entirely in Swiss territory), the Brenner from Verona to Trent, the line from Udine to Tarvis and the line from Venice to Triest by the Adriatic coast.
In exceptional cases obstructions which it would be impossible or too costly to turn are overcome by a bridge or tunnel, the magnitude of such works increasing with the growth of engineering skill and financial enterprise.
Some climb trees and feed on leaves, while others tunnel between bark and wood.
Brunel for the construction of the original Thames tunnel, and it was afterwards improved by Beach, of New York, and finally developed by Greathead.
The cross-section of the cars was made to conform approximately to the section of the tunnel, the idea being that each train would act like a piston in a cylinder, expelling in front of it a column of air, to be forced up the station shaft next ahead of the train, and sucking down a similar column through the station shaft just behind.
The fourth step in the development of intra-urban railways was to go to the other extreme from the deep tunnel which Greathead introduced.
In connexion with the operation of the Comstock mines was built (in 1869-1879) the Sutro Tunnel, named in honour of its engineer, Adolph Sutro (1830-1898), piercing the mountain horizontally far below the mouth of the mines, and at a distance of nearly 4 m.
The valley in which the town is situated used to be subject to inundations, but in 1805 a tunnel was constructed by means of which the surplus waters of the Bied are carried into the Doubs.
The branch to East Boston (1900-1904) passes beneath the harbour bed; it is the first double-track tunnel in the United States, and the first all-cement tunnel (diameter, 23.6 ft.) in the world.
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I) piles up a heap of leaves, twigs and other vegetable refuse, so arranged as to form an orderly series of galleries, though the structure appears at first sight a chaotic heap. Species of Camponotus and many other ants tunnel in wood.
A tunnel connecting it with the opposite shore of the river was opened in June 1908.
The neighbouring Thames Tunnel was opened in 1843, but, as the tolls were insufficient to maintain it, was sold to the East London Railway Company in 1865.
Usually the mother-beetle makes a fairly straight tunnel along which, at short intervals, she lays her eggs.
Miners) tunnel into the leaf parenchyma, and so put the assimilating areas out of action in another way.
In length), the Simplon line (tunnel II m.
The tunnel grew narrower as they moved away from the chambers.
Within half an hour, the metal door leading to the tunnel system was cleared away.