The tundra passes by imperceptible gradations into the moor, bog and heath of warmer climates.
It was much warmer in the chicken coop.
Those of warmer countries cannot be cultivated in British gardens without protection from the rigours of winter; still less are they able to hold their own unaided in an unfavourable climate.
At the close of the Pliocene the European flora was apparently little different from that now existing, though some warmer types such as the waterchestnut (Trapa natans) had a more northern extension.
It is certain that they originally existed under warmer conditions of climate than now obtain, and that progressive refrigeration.
Warmer than this place.
Something warmer and more intimate.
But while some large families, such as the Staphylinidae (rove-beetles) are especially abundant on the great northern continents, becoming scarcer in the tropics, others, the Cicindelidae (tiger-beetles), for example, are most strongly represented in the warmer regions of the earth, and become scarce as the collector journeys far to south or north.
He held her hand, noting that she felt warmer than usual.
They made her insides feel even warmer than the doc's drugs.
If she thought her face could get no warmer, she was unpleasantly surprised.
Rhyn breezed by him, much warmer in his jaguar shape than he.d been in his human shape.
The days grew warmer, and work on the house on the hill drew to a standstill.
The weather grew intermittently warmer and on one of those sunny warm days, Cade invited her to pack a lunch and join him in a ride on the ranch.
It was warmer on Monday and Dean was pleased his body felt better than he expected.
What could be so important that it can't wait for warmer weather?
Alex took the bottle from the warmer and shook it over his bare wrist to test the temperature.
Autumn is warmer than spring, especially in the coastal regions, and this is exaggerated in the eastern region by local land winds, which replace the cool sea-breezes of summer: overcoats are ordinarily worn in Spain and Italy till July, and are then put aside till October.
Europe), but it occurs in summer, and everywhere the months of advanced spring are warmer than the corresponding months of autumn.
The spring is exceptionally beautiful in central Russia; late as it usually is, it sets in with vigour, and vegetation develops with a rapidity which gives to this season in Russia a special charm, unknown in warmer climates.
Russia the summer is much warmer than in the corresponding latitudes of France, and really hot weather is.
Fish and game are plentiful, and the silkworm is bred in the warmer districts.
Laeliinae, with 22 genera, natives of the warmer parts of America, including three of those best known in cultivation, Epidendrum, Cattleya and Laelia.
Dendrobiinae, with six genera in the warmer parts of the Old World; the chief is Dendrobium, with 300 species, often with showy flowers.
Oncidiinae, with 44 genera in the warmer parts of America.
The population in the lower and warmer valleys live in houses, and follow agriculture; in the higher regions they are nomadic shepherds, thinly scattered over a large area.
No mystic ever worked with warmer zeal than Mill.
The reason is to be found in its geographical position, a cold ice-covered polar current 68' running south along the land, while not far outside there is an open warmer sea, a circumstance which, while producing a cold climate, must also give rise to much precipitation, the land being C', thus exposed to the alternate erosion of a rough atmosphere and large glaciers.
The sinkingdown occurs in the Kattegat when the inflowing Atlantic water enters the Baltic as an undercurrent which is both warmer and denser than that on the surface.
Since there is less of the indispensable food material in the warmer seas there is, therefore, less phyto-plankton.
When the warmer interglacial periods recurred the polar and continental ice-caps melted and the sea-level became raised again - that is, there was submergence of the eroded plateaux formed as indicated above.
Are not uncommon at Krasnoyarsk, Irkutsk and Nerchinsk; even in the warmer southern regions of West Siberia and of the Amur the average winter temperature is 2.4° F.
Nevertheless September is much warmer than May, and October than April, even in the most continental parts of Siberia.
The fruit also is of excellent quality and in great variety, although the culture of the vine is limited to some of the warmer valleys in the southern districts.
- The Pedipalpi are confined to the tropics and warmer temperate regions of both hemispheres.
- These most strange-looking Arachnids occur in warmer temperate, and tropical regions of Asia, Africa and America.
Dracaena and the allied genus Cordyline occur in the warmer regions of the Old World.
Asparagus contains about Loo species in the dryer warmer parts FIG.
In both of these states, however, the nights are cool, and the mean annual temperature ranges from 68° to 77°, the northern districts of Minas Geraes being much warmer than the southern.
In the Parahyba valley, which extends across the state of Rio de Janeiro, the mean temperature is somewhat higher than it is in Sao Paulo and Minas Geraes, and the nights are warmer, but the higher valleys of the Serra do Mar enjoy a delightfully temperate climate.
They are largely used and raised in Rio Grande do Sul, but in the warmer regions of the north only to a limited extent.
Of more marine habit are P. philippensis and P. fuscus, the former having a wide range in Southern Asia, and, it is said, reaching Madagascar, and the latter common on the coasts of the warmer parts of both North and South America.
The largest genus, Ipomaea, has about 400 species distributed throughout the warmer parts of the earth.
The tubers of Ipomaea Batatas are rich in starch and sugar, and, as the "sweet potato," form one of the most widely distributed foods in the warmer parts of the earth.
The air underground remains throughout the year at nearly the same temperature, and is warmer in winter and cooler in summer than the outside air.
They are distributed throughout the world, but are most abundant in the tropics and the warmer parts of the temperate zones; within these limits the largest forms occur.
Bats are social, nocturnal and they migrate to a warmer climate, or hibernate.
Tabacum, the Virginian tobacco, a native of some part of Central or South America and now cultivated in almost all temperate and warmer countries.
So, also, every one who has waded about the shores of the pond in summer must have perceived how much warmer the water is close to the shore, where only three or four inches deep, than a little distance out, and on the surface where it is deep, than near the bottom.
When the warmer days come, they who dwell near the river hear the ice crack at night with a startling whoop as loud as artillery, as if its icy fetters were rent from end to end, and within a few days see it rapidly going out.
"It seems a little warmer today, my dear," she would murmur.
She didn't have a sock warmer in her room – something Cora called a toaster – but the socks were better than the floor.
The Caribbean air was heavy, the ocean chill warmer than the weather at the castle.
It felt warm, slightly warmer than it should be.
A white wisp of fog was the only clue that it was actually warmer than the crisp March morning.
The whole genus is parasitical, and contains about twenty species, widely distributed in the warmer parts of the old world; but only the mistletoe proper is a native of Europe.
In temperate latitudes the climate is generally such as to necessitate in dwellings during a great portion of the year a temperature warmer than that out of doors.
The surface-layers of this immense basin are heated in the summer up to temperatures of 55z° to 57° F., both close to the shores and at some distance from the mouth of the Selenga; but these warmer layers are not deep, and a uniform temperature of nearly 39° F.
The mean annual temperature of the state is 70.8° F., greater in the sub-tropical than in the other climate zones, and the Atlantic coast is in general warmer than the Gulf Coast.
This current causes a warmer climate where it strikes.
Fogs and rains and warmer suns are gradually melting the snow; the days have grown sensibly longer; and I see how I shall get through the winter without adding to my wood-pile, for large fires are no longer necessary.
It was a good twenty degrees warmer than when they got up this morning and the snow was even beginning to melt - a sure thing to bring on kidding.
Cuscuta contains nearly too species in the warmer and temperate regions; two are native in Britain.
She showered and dressed in warmer clothes, locked the house door, and descended the steps to the car.