Megan looked ready to laugh but smiled widely instead.
His name is probably most widely known for his literary work.
The highest Petersburg society was assembled there: people differing widely in age and character but alike in the social circle to which they belonged.
Adjutant General Wolzogen, the man who when riding past Prince Andrew had said, "the war should be extended widely," and whom Bagration so detested, rode up while Kutuzov was at dinner.
She staggered and looked around widely before going to the right.
Pools in Britain, and also widely distributed in temperate and tropical regions, is known as horned pondweed, from the curved fruit.
The corolla is tubular with a spreading limb, and varies widely in colour, being white, yellow, orange, crimson, scarlet, blue or purple.
Opinions vary widely; no one really knows.
In point #29, we described how peace is served when mobile devices allow people to organize and communicate in a widely distributed fashion.
It is impossible, I think, to read in one day four or five different books in different languages and treating of widely different subjects, and not lose sight of the very ends for which one reads.
"What is this?" thought Nicholas, listening to her with widely opened eyes.
"Extend widely!" said Prince Andrew with an angry snort, when they had ridden past.
The latter, however, are widely distributed over the island, being especially frequent in the central and most inaccessible part.
The Lord's Supper, as generally observed throughout the various Presbyterian churches, is a close 1 Principal Rous's version is the best known and most widely used.
At Bajo de Velis, in San Luis, the plants belong to the " Glossopteris flora," which is so widely spread in South Africa, India and Australia, and the beds are correlated with the Karharbari series of India (Permian or Permo-Carboniferous).
The coati, marten, skunk and otter (Lutra paranensis) are widely distributed.
Leather.Tanning and leather-dressing are widely spread industries, and the same may be said of the manufacture of boots and shoes, though these trades employ more hands in the department of Seine than elsewhere; in the manufacture of gloves Isre (Grenoble) and Aveyron (Millau) hold the first place amongst French departments.
In detail, however, they differ widely from the purer Gothic of northern countries.
The expansion of Levantine trade which ensued in the Hellenistic age brought especial profit to Rhodes, whose standard of coinage and maritime law became widely accepted in the Mediterranean.
Rules of evidence are widely known and honored.
We have eliminated debtors prisons, developed the idea of "women and children first," stigmatized child labor, made accommodations for conscientious objectors, widely adopted freedom of speech and the press and freedom of assembly, and a hundred more.
While England endeavors to cure the potato-rot, will not any endeavor to cure the brain-rot, which prevails so much more widely and fatally?
Summer Observations On Mountains Have Shown Diurnal Variations Very Large And Fairly Regular, But Widely Different From Those Observed At Lower Levels.
In individual cases widely different values of a_ or I + are associated with the same value of A.
The most widely spread of the sedimentary beds belong to the Miocene period.'
LICHEN (lichen Tuber), in medical terminology, a papular disease of the skin, consisting of an eruption in small thickly set, slightly elevated red points, more or less widely distributed over the body, and accompanied by slight febrile symptoms.
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 light Kundt's name is widely known for his inquiries in anomalous dispersion, not only in liquids and vapours, but even in metals, which he obtained in very thin films by means of a laborious process of electrolytic deposition upon platinized glass.
A work so widely circulated by the author naturally attracted attention, but in France it was principally the mathematicians who took it up, and their criticisms were more pungent than complimentary.
These limits, however, are far from including all the members of a widely scattered race.
In the absence of literary culture the Albanian dialects, as might be expected, are widely divergent; the limits of the two principal dialects correspond with the racial boundaries of the Ghegs and Tosks, who understand each other with difficulty; the Albanians in Greece and Italy have also separate dialects.
These marine deposits are not found anywhere along the eastern coast of Australia; but they occur, and reach about the same height above sea-level, in New Guinea, and are widely developed in New Zealand.
Australia, he pointed out, has no woodpeckers and no pheasants, which are widely-spread Indian birds.
Various " scrubs " characterize the interior, differing very widely from the coastal scrubs.
One thing is certain, that there is in Australia a flora that is a remnant of a vegetation once widely distributed.
Education is very widely distributed, and in every state it is compulsory for children of school ages to attend school.
Deposits have also been found in the New England and southern districts, as well as at Broken Hill, showing that the mineral is widely distributed throughout the state.
Antimony is widely diffused throughout Australia, and is sometimes found associated with gold.
Overland routes had now been found possible, though scarcely convenient for traffic, between all the widely separated Australian provinces.
The Times was glad to employ his ready pen, and as one of its ablest leader-writers he made his influence widely felt.
Granite is the most widely spread of the crystalline rocks; but dikes of various kinds occur, and gneiss, schist and marble are also met with.
The oaks are widely distributed over the temperate parts of Europe, Asia, North Africa and North America.
In length, with very deep lobes at the lower part, but dilated widely at the apex, and there notched.
In the woods of Oregon, from the Columbia river southwards, an oak is found bearing some resemblance to the British oak in foliage and in its thick trunk and widely-spreading boughs, but the bark is white as in Q.
This collection, which has been widely read, is a pendant to the Historia Lausiaca of Palladius and the monkish tales of Sozomen.
It is widely used in America, and was introduced into Great Britain in 1907.
The size of the pitcher varies widely in the different species, from an inch to a foot or more in depth.
The modes of life and standards of comfort and morality in north Italy and in Calabria are widely different; the former being far in front of the latter.
Physical characteristics differ widely; but as a whole the Italian is somewhat short of stature, with dark or black hair and eyes, often good looking.
Wheat is the most important crop and is widely distributed.
Almonds are widely cultivated in Sicily, Sardinia and the sor~ithern provinces; walnut trees throughout the peninsula, their wood being more important than their fruit; hazel nuts, figs, prickly pears (used in the south and the islands for hedges, their fruit being a minor consideration), peaches, pears, locust beans and pistachio nuts are among the other fruits.
In the province of Naples, Caserta, &c., the method of fallows is widely adopted, the ground often being left in this state for fifteen or twenty years; and in some parts of Sicily there is a regular interchange of fallow and crop year by year.
The breed of cattle most widely distributed is that known as the Podolian, usually with white or grey coat and enormous horns.
The boaria is widely diffused in its two forms of cascinafatta and paghe.
If people with those conditions get better, information about their treatment can be widely shared with those who have the common genetic factors.
Again, this is because without compelling, widely accepted facts, we use things we've learned from other parts of our lives to make our decisions.
This too is becoming widely accepted.
Courts of law are now the norm in the world, with laws being democratically established and widely published.
Progress is widely distributed.
Although in late Tertiary times widely spread over southern Europe and India, giraffes are now confined to Africa south of the Sahara.
In this respect the Asiatic species differs very widely from its African relative, whose nutriment is largely composed of boughs and roots.
The forged "Morey letter," in which he was made to appear as opposed to the exclusion of the Chinese, was widely circulated and injured his candidacy in the West.
She read widely though unsystematically, studying philosophy in Aristotle, Leibnitz, Locke and Condillac, and feeding her imagination with Rene and Childe Harold.
Also, whilst the winter values of a i are fairly similar at the several stations the summer values are widely different.
Hickory, chestnut, locust, maple, beech, dogwood, and pawpaw are widely distributed.
He was educated in Coventry, became a successful merchant, traveled widely throughout Europe and for several years was the financial agent of Charles I.