She shook her head decidedly, and said: My enemies would think I was running away.
lower than Calgary, is a decidedly sub-arctic climate.
And do you know, my dear fellow, it seems to me that Bonaparte has decidedly lost bearings, you know that a letter was received from him today for the Emperor.
She was by now decidedly plain, but thought herself not merely as good-looking as before but even far more attractive.
"No, it will not do," she said decidedly, clasping her hands.
At Freiburg, Gockel found I + and I_ decidedly larger in the early afternoon than in either the morning or the late evening hours.
Four of those divines were, it is said, decidedly opposed to the admission of Anglican orders as valid; four were more or less favourably disposed to them.
When told that Jesus walked on the sea to meet His disciples, she said, decidedly, "It does not mean WALKED, it means SWAM."
It is decidedly less at Perpignan and Lisbon than at Potsdam, Kew and Greenwich, but nowhere is the seasonal difference more conspicuous than at Tokyo, which is south of Lisbon.
The religious element, however, which predominated in Cromwell's foreign policy inclined him to peace, and in April of that year terms were arranged by which England on the whole was decidedly the gainer.
In these circumstances sanguine enthusiasm naturally gave way to despondency, and the reforming zeal of the government was replaced by tendencies of a decidedly reactionary kind.
He was remotely a disciple of Schelling, learnt much from Herbart and Weisse, and decidedly rejected Hegel and the monadism of Lotze.
There is in this respect a great resemblance between him and H~fiz, but Omar is decidedly superior.
Helen's instincts are decidedly social; she likes to have people about her and to visit her friends, partly, I think, because they always have things she likes to eat.
His plan seemed decidedly a good one, especially from the strength of conviction with which he spoke.
Compared with the congested districts in the other provinces of India, with the exception of Assam, the lot of the Burman is decidedly enviable.
The temperature of the larger valleys is notably higher than that of the uplands; and the temperature along the lake shores is decidedly influenced by the large bodies of water.
His interpretation of the conversation was decidedly different.
I was just thinking that you've had a decidedly positive influence on me.
had much of the churchmanship of Godfrey and Baldwin I.; but he appears most decidedly as an incessant warrior, under whom the Latin domination in the East stretched, as Ibn al-Athir writes, in a long line from Mardin in the North to el-Arish on the Red Sea - a line only broken by the Mahommedan powers of Aleppo, Hamah, Horns and Damascus.
But so great was his popularity that the court was decidedly worsted in the contest, and the emperor's authority maLerially shaken.
At first the Muscovite was decidedly the aggressor.
long, exceedingly venomous, and provided with curious horn-like protuberances over each eye, which give it a decidedly sinister appearance.
During this reign the work of the Reformation made rapid progress, the sympathies both of the Protector and of the young king being decidedly Protestant.
This work caused some commotion, as much by the novelty of its method as by the heterodoxy of its matter, and more by its omissions than by its positive teaching, though everywhere the author seeks to put theological doctrines in a decidedly modern form.
In Hughes's instrument almost perfect accuracy and certainty have been attained; and in actual practice it has proved to be decidedly superior to all previous type-printing telegraphs, not only in speed and accuracy, but in less liability to mechanical derangement from wear and tear and from accident.
With the exception of a few subAlpine districts near Bergamo and Brescia, the great Lombard plain is decidedly unpastoral.
The Design argument elicits from Lotze the criticism that some things look purposeful, but others decidedly purposeless.
In the highest family of mosses, Polytrichaceae, the differentiation of conducting tissue reaches a decidedly higher level.
It should be mentioned also that some have given him a decidedly Christian wife, of the name of Elpis, who wrote hymns, two of which are still extant (Daniel, Thes.
The fauna of the scrub in the river valleys is decidedly rich, and includes aquatic birds.
Meanwhile his indiscriminate appetite for reading had begun to fix itself more and more decidedly upon history; and the list of historical works devoured by him during this period of chronic ill-health is simply astonishing.
See the Icelandic account of the elephant, also a decidedly Alexandrian fragment upon the 7.iapyos, founded upon 4 Macc. i.
When the popular vote was taken, in the following April, every eastern county gave a majority against the convention, but the West, even with the limitation which was decidedly xix.
To the west is the old town, consisting of steep, narrow, winding streets, and presenting a decidedly oriental appearance.
It is well watered, populous, and, as a rule, highly cultivated, fertile, and well wooded; the climate is analogous to that of southern Europe, with hot summers, and winters everywhere cold and in the north decidedly severe.
In general, Europe has in historic times shown itself decidedly hostile to Asiatic institutions and modes of thought.
The partition of Turkey had to be postponed; the financial collapse of England could not be expected now that she framed an alliance with the Spanish patriots and had their markets and those of their colonies opened to her; and the discussions with the tsar Alexander, which had not gone quite smoothly, now took a decidedly unfavourable turn.
This development of the Neronic myth belongs to the last years of the 1st century, and is decidedly against a Vespasianic date.
In Ancodon (Hyopotamus) the cusps on the molars are taller, so that the dentition is more decidedly selenodont; the distribution of this genus includes not only Europe, Asia and North Africa, but also Egypt where it occurs in Upper Eocene beds in company with the European genus Rhagatherium, which is nearer Anthracotherium.
At the same time, however, it forms a number of compounds in which it is most decidedly tetravalent; and thus it shows relations to carbon, silicon, germanium and tin.
His army was in discipline decidedly superior to the Romans, and apparently was well paid.
Scipio Africanus is said to have cultivated his friendship. Massinissa now quitted Spain for a while for Africa, and was again engaged in a war with Syphax in which he was decidedly worsted.
In the elevated region in the west the winters are decidedly severe, and the springs and summers often late and cold.
carriage of sound on a still clear frosty morning, when the surface layers of air are decidedly colder than those above.
With the exception of the smelting and refining of copper, manufacturing is in Montana a decidedly minor industry.
This was a decidedly complicated one, and neglect of it has led some readers to adopt a more positive idea of Montaigne's scepticism than is fully justified by all the facts.
In the sphere of education attention is drawn to the fact that 96.69% of the population of the Sudetic territories can both read and write: "Our education is, next to the German, the best organized and stands decidedly the highest " (p. 122).
Of the total about 50% are Presbyterians, about 20% each Protestant Episcopalians and Roman Catholics; Antrim being one of the most decidedly Protestant counties in Ireland.
From the close of the 15th century down to 1783 it was the residence of the Tatar khans of the Crimea; and its streets wear a decidedly oriental look.
The first antennae have a lamellar appendage at the end of the peduncle, a decidedly non-entomostracan feature.
The matter peculiar to Matthew and Luke raises a number of interesting questions which are still too much sub judice to be answered decidedly or dogmatically, though approximate and provisional answers may before long be forthcoming.
The third class, of works to be decidedly rejected, contains the Acts of Paul, Hermas, Apocalypse of Peter, Barnabas, Didache; to these some would add Apoc. of John, and others Ev.
Of these three types WH thought that the Neutral was decidedly the best.
The few genera and species are undoubtedly a heterogeneous assembly, as indicated by their very scattered distribution, but they all agree in their decidedly handsome colour pattern, bands of dark brown to maroon upon a light ground.
The great spread of the Phoenician weight on the Mediterranean, of the Persian in Asia Minor and of the Assyrian in Egypt are evident cases; and that the decimal weights of the laws of Manu (43) are decidedly not Assyrian or Persian, but on exactly the Phoenician standard, is a curious evidence of trade by water and not overland.
Writers have unified it with the Attic, but it is decidedly larger in its unit, giving 19.4 (var.
in., or decidedly less than the actual measures; the other theory of its containing 80 librae of water would make it 1575 by the commercial or 1605 by the monetary libra-again too low for the measures.
Neoplatonism perceived that neither sense perception nor rational cognition is a sufficient basis or justification for religious ethics; consequently it broke away from rationalistic ethics as decidedly as from utilitarian morality.
The decline in the proportion of children since 1860 has been decidedly less in the South (Southern Atlantic and South Central states as defined below) than in the North and West, but in the most recent decades the last section has apparently fast followed New England in having a progressively lesser proportion of children.
In all races there has been since 1890, throughout the country, a large increase in the proportion of girls among the pupils of each age-group; and this is particularly true of the group of 15 years and upwardthat is of the grammar school and high school age, in which girls were in 1900 decidedly preponderant.
In the manufacture of textiles the United States holds the second place, after Great Britain; decidedly second in cottons, a close competitor with Great Britain and France in woollens, and with France in silks.
The administration of civil justice is decidedly better than that of criminal justice.
While the federation of the provinces favoured the growth of a strong sentiment of Canadian individuality, the result of unification had been to strengthen decidedly the ties that bind the country to the empire.
Alexander Mackenzie, is decidedly partisan.
It can safely be said that through the Union as a whole the tendency of recent years has been decidedly towards greater honesty of elections.
But as Pythagoras himself came from Samos, and his doctrines have a decidedly Oriental tinge, it may very well be that both he and the Essenes drew from a common source; for there is no need to reject, as is so commonly done, the statements of our authorities as to the antiquity of the Essenes.
The more the hope of being able to regain these middle classes of society disappeared, the more decidedly did the Curia perceive that it must seek the support and the regeneration of its power in the steadily growing democracy, and endeavour through the medium of universal suffrage to secure the influence which this new alliance was able to offer.
The mouth is broad, the lips not full, and, among the people of the lower altitudes, decidedly thin.
This corresponds to N+1 7 5 0, the oxygen being decidedly in excess of the proportion required to form nitrous acid.
Any good well-drained loamy soil is suitable for plums, that of medium quality as to lightness being decidedly preferable.
The American ores now mined are decidedly richer than those of most European countries.
30-39), it appears that about 1726 Hume returned to Ninewells with a fair knowledge of Latin, slight acquaintance with Greek and literary tastes decidedly inclining to " books of reasoning and philosophy, and to poetry and the polite authors."
Equally sceptical with Montaigne, and decidedly more cynical, he is distinguished by a deeper and sterner tone.
Three states in Germany have a decidedly predominant Roman Catholic population, viz.
On the whole, indeed, in spite of temporary successes, they decidedly lost ground, and on the conclusion of peace there was no doubt that the balance of power in the state inclined to the princes.
But on this occasion the reformers were decidedly in the ascendant.
Wace, who, while translating Geoffrey, evidently knew, and used, popular tradition, combines these two, asserting that she was of Roman parentage on the mother's side, but cousin to Cador of Cornwall by whom she was brought up. The tradition relating to Guenevere is decidedly confused and demands further study.
the percentage of auroras seen in the south thus appears decidedly below the mean.
The greater part of the Koran is decidedly prosaic; much of it indeed is stiff in style.
Most of them are decidedly inferior to the received readings, but some are quite as good, and a few deserve preference.
Prob 160 3687 ably most of the reigns were short, as 000 3459 Manetho also decidedly indicates.
The Norwegian aristocracy was too weak, however, seriously to endanger the Union at any time, but Sweden was, from the first, decidedly hostile to Margaret's whole policy.
At the bottom of the social ladder lay the peasants, whose condition had decidedly deteriorated.
Though situated near the mountainous section of southern Buenos Aires, the immediate vicinity of the city is low and swampy, its water is brackish, and it has been decidedly unhealthy; but a water supply from the Sauce Grande, 50 m.
There is, however, no conclusive evidence whether this stock came from the east over Armenia, or the European in origin and crossed the Hellespont into Asia Minor; but modern opinion inclines decidedly to the latter view.
Geffroy, L'Enferme' (1897), is highly coloured and decidedly partisan.
It is, therefore, decidedly preferable to employ " muffle-furnaces " in which the heating is performed from without, the fire-gases passing first over the arch and then under the bottom of the muffle.
The former is decidedly more objectionable than the latter, as it means that uncondensed hydrochloric acid is sent into the air.
Their colour is black, their skull decidedly round, their hair thick and frizzly, their legs thin and almost without calves, and their toes so prehensile that they can use them nearly as well as their fingers.
But whether Kant be right or wrong, Wundt and his school are decidedly wrong in supposing " supplementary notions which are not contained in experience itself, but are gained by a process of logical treatment of this experience "; as if our behalf in causality could be neither a posteriori nor a priori, but beyond experience wake up in a hypothetical major premise of induction.
Along both the Coast Range and the Sierra considerable rainfall is certain, although, owing to the slight snow accumulations of the former, its streams are decidedly variable.
70, the bulk of critical opinion is decidedly against it.
Salvatore, with underground rock-cut chambers below it, used as a baptistery (?) by the early Christians, though the walls are decorated with paintings of a decidedly pagan nature.
Whether the two epics were by the same author remained an open question; the tendency of this group of scholars was decidedly towards separation.
Hansen and others form a distinct order Tanaidea for the decidedly anomalous group called by Sars Isopoda chelifera.
Humanism has never been in the narrow sense of that term Protestant; still less has it been strictly Catholic. In Italy it fostered a temper of mind decidedly averse to theological speculation and religious earnestness.
It produces wines of a decidedly bigger type than those of the Medoc, and is frequently called the Burgundy of the Bordeaux district.
The wines, moreover, of Algeria are on the whole of decidedly fair quality, possessing body and strength and also stability.
Although the quantity produced is not so large as in Italy, the quality on the whole is decidedly superior to that of the latter country.
the old fashion and the new fashion," and he gives credit to Blaeu for the invention of the new and decidedly improved press (fig.
writing the name "Marchioly" in his letters; but further consideration leaves this argument decidedly weak.
But this is decidedly far-fetched; du Junca would naturally refer specially to Pignerol, the fortress with which Saint-Mars had been originally and particularly associated.
They are often tall, sometimes very handsome, decidedly healthy, although pale, and assuredly prolific enough.
The fibre is decidedly inferior to flax and hemp in strength and tenacity; and, owing to a peculiarity in its microscopic structure, by which the walls of the separate cells composing the fibre vary much in thickness at different points, the single strands of fibre are of unequal strength.
Everything he published in later life may be called a commentary, an excursus or a scholium to his main book; and many of them are decidedly of the nature of commonplace books or collectanea of notes.
During the Crimean War Sweden remained neutral, although public opinion was decidedly anti-Russian, and sundry politicians regarded the conjuncture as favourable for regaining Finland.
Except Camoens, all these men, though disciples of Gil Vicente, are decidedly inferior to him in dramatic invention, fecundity and power of expression, and they were generally of humble social position.
And of all Arizona it should be said that owing to the extreme dryness of the air, evaporation from moist surfaces is very rapid,' so that the high temperatures here are decidedly less oppressive than much lower temperatures in a humid atmosphere.
Union with the Catholic Church was accompanied by the introduction of the ecclesiastical ceremony of anointing, a change decidedly favourable to elective rule.
His views on the independence of civil rule were even more decidedly expressed in the Tractatus de jurisdictione imperatoris in causis matrimonialibus, in which, in spite of the medieval idea that matrimony is a sacrament, he demands that it belongs to the civil power to decide cases of affinity and to state the prohibited degrees.
In this Gospel, more decidedly than in either of the other two Synoptics, there is a doctrinal point of view from which the whole history is regarded.
The mountain Tatars closely resemble those of Caucasus, while those of the steppes - the Nogais - are decidedly of a mixed origin from Turks and Mongols.
The evidence of embryology is decidedly against the view that the eye-stalks are limbs.
During the up stroke of the piston the wing is very decidedly convex on its upper surface (a b c d, A A'); its under surface (e f g h, A A') being deeply concave and inclined obliquely upwards and forwards.
But Justin Martyr was decidedly weak in history, and it is not unreasonable to suppose that he may have confused the Simon of Acts with a heretical leader of the same name who lived much nearer to his own time, especially as this other Simon also had a great reputation for magic. A full century must have elapsed between the conversion of Simon Magus to Christianity and the earliest date possible (which is the one that we have adopted) for the composition of Justin Martyr's First Apology.
As a religious man, he wrote and strove in favour of tolerance, being decidedly against capital punishment for heretics.
At the present day its significance is decidedly underrated.
Toland is generally classed with the deists, but at the time when he wrote Christianity not Mysterious he was decidedly opposed to deism.
In assuming this attitude Professor Weismann decidedly differed from Herbert Spencer, who some years ago mentioned that he had evidence "enough to prove the fact of a previous sire asserting his influence on a subsequent progeny."
per £, it has been felt more heavily, and at this height is decidedly less elastic. As regards this tax at least there is no question of its "directness" in a sense, .as it is so contrived that it can hardly be passed on by those who are struck at, though they are not always the same as those who pay in the first instance, as has already been pointed out.
But this theory gives no clue to the results relating to hydrogen, which belongs to a high level, and which Adams has shown to move with an angular velocity decidedly greater than the equatorial angular velocity below it, and not to show any sign of falling off towards the poles.
The measures were made with the Cape heliometer and have never been superseded, for the latest results with the minor planet Eros exactly confirm Gill's result-8.80" - while they decidedly diminish the associated probable error.
A foe to tyranny in every shape, he was decidedly hostile to the policy of Bonaparte, and constantly rejected every solicitation to accept a place under his government.
These hostile tribes are usually too small to make much trouble, but they are able to make exploration and settlement decidedly dangerous in some districts.
Altogether this process has been brought to such a pitch of simplicity and perfection, that it is cheap enough, not merely for the manufacture of fuming oil of vitriol of all strengths, but even for that of ordinary sulphuric acid of chamber-acid strength, while it is decidedly cheaper than the old process in the case of stronger acids, otherwise obtained by concentration by fire.
On more than one occasion Caesar had supported Pompey's policy, which of late had been in a decidedly democratic direction.
At the beginning of the contest the advantages were decidedly on the side of Pompey, but the superior political tact of his rival, combined with extraordinary promptitude and decision in following up his blows, soon turned the scale against him.
These two parties decidedly outnumbered the Republicans at the polls from 1890-1898, but they could win only by fusion.
His first sign of revolt was his secret marriage to Elizabeth Woodville, a lady of decidedly Lancastrian connections, for her Ed ~ father and her first husband were both members of ~ the defeated faction.
Earle, in the American Naturalist for 1897, observes that " so far as the palaeontological evidence goes it is decidedly in favour of the view that apes and lemurs are closely related.
Beginning with the earliest known lemur, Anaptomorphus, this genus shows tendencies towards the anthropoids, and, when we pass up into the Oligocene of the Old World, Adapis is a decidedly mixed type, and probably not far from the common stem-form which gave origin to both suborders of the Primates.
5 are absent from all the oldest manuscripts and are now omitted by all critics; 3 and on the whole the precept and practice of the New Testament, while recognizing the propriety of occasional and extraordinary fasts, seem to be decidedly hostile to the imposition of any of a stated, obligatory and general kind.
Accordingly his treatment of external rights and duties, though decidedly inferior in methodical clearness and precision, does not differ in principle from that of Paley or Bentham, except that he lays greater stress on the immediate conduciveness of actions to the happiness of individuals, and more often refers in a merely supplementary or restrictive way to their tendencies in respect of general happiness.
When we turn to the subject matter of virtue, we find that Price, in comparison with More or Clarke, is decidedly ix.
Camacho drew up an excellent budget and collected taxation with a decidedly unpopular vigour.
Hitherto the Scandinavian section of the church in Ireland had been most decidedly inclined to receive the hierarchical and diocesan as distinguished from the monastic and quasi-tribal system.
But the nature of the disease in this case was decidedly obscure.
He considered himself entitled to office when his party was in power, and was decidedly mortified at not getting it from Mr. Gladstone.
The former view is based on the existence in the lake of organisms of a decidedly marine type.
was decidedly in the wrong, made relations even more strained (1687), and the idea of a schism was mooted with greater insistence than in 1681.
Even in summer the nights are often decidedly cold, and on the high parameras it is not a rare thing to see hoar-frost in the morning.
In this zone the extremes of temperature are less, though the summers here also are warm, and the winters decidedly cool, especially in the north-east.
The sailing vessels are decreasing in numbers in the exterior trade, but not in the coasting trade, which is decidedly developing and occupying more craft.
Considered in the light of after events, this putting the necessity of food-taxes in the forefront was decidedly injudicious; but imperialist conviction and enthusiasm were more conspicuous than electioneering_ tact in the launching of Mr Chamberlain's new scheme.
It is sufficient to say that while Mr Balfour's sympathetic "send off" appeared to indicate his inclination towards Mr Chamberlain's programme, if only further support could be gained for it, his endeavour to keep the party together, and the violent opposition which gathered against Mr Chamberlain's scheme, combined to make his real attitude during the next two years decidedly obscure, both sections of the party - free-traders and tariff reformers - being induced from time to time to regard him as on their side.
Mineral resources are decidedly limited; the total value of the mineral output (excluding coal) in 1907 was $1,383,916, of which $953,432 was the value of clay products, $324,239 of stone, and $54,227 of sand and gravel.
The flora is decidedly rich in species as compared with other states, but less so in the number of individuals.
The climate in the district is therefore decidedly malarious, especially at the beginning and end of the rains.
Whether pipes in the rooms or air circulation give the best results is to some extent a matter of opinion, but at the present time the tendency is decidedly in favour of air circulation, at any rate for general cold storage purposes.
Such an assemblage at the present day would suggest a latitude quite 25° farther south; but it shows decidedly colder conditions than any of the European Eocene, Oligocene, or Miocene strata.
If we assume that both works are composite, we shall perforce admit that some of the constituents of 4 Ezra are older than the latest of Baruch, and that other constituents of Baruch are decidedly older than the remaining ones of 4 Ezra.
Feature by feature, Dulce was beautiful, but the hostile expression on her face when she looked at Carmen was decidedly unattractive.
The husband is decidedly odd and his absence at the time of the crime doesn't give him a watertight alibi by any means.
Cool Britannia is still a decidedly chilly place for some.
Since moving house I have been metaphorically raped by a decidedly large cucumber.
What had looked like match for Koch now looked decidedly dodgy!
But things look decidedly downbeat if you are a signal engineer with a mission to put right the degradation.
Its basis, however, when viewed under the microscope, is generally quite earthy; but sometimes it exhibits a decidedly crystalline structure.
Indeed, his definition of deity is decidedly eccentric.
The heroes are decidedly less heroic than usual (rather grubby in places, actually!
The white paintwork looks decidedly grubby in this 1st August 2004 view, but at least this important piece of architecture still stands.
They looked decidedly iffy in the air that's for sure and there was hope there for the Reds.
Now, most of the museums I have visited in Greece are decidedly inferior to the British Museum in matters of presentation.
Or, even worse, got home to find that your curry is decidedly lukewarm?
It presents nineteenth century comic strips with decidedly modern punchlines.
motel holiday inn with a hobo feeling of decidedly decadent difference... .
I was decidedly nervous, squirming in my chair while the head went through the statement we had prepared.
In this context, the record of New Labor is decidedly patchy.
In a word, I was decidedly academical, and in danger of becoming a prig.
By the time we are half way there I'm not quite sick just decidedly queasy.
After a decidedly shaky start against Coast Rica, the German defense has conceded just once in four games.
The summer may now be a quickly fading memory, but John's track had a decidedly summery quality to it.
The most melancholy spectacle of all to my mind was, that the bridegroom was decidedly tipsy.
The bluesy tonality of this haunting song created a decidedly late-night feel, as did the gently drifting melody.
tonality of this haunting song created a decidedly late-night feel, as did the gently drifting melody.
Even without the metal knob, this extreme taper makes the stick decidedly top-heavy.
Beyond that, the year was decidedly spasmodic, with islands of excessively intense activity rising out of the general miasmic torpor.
Their heads were too big for their bodies and their faces were decidedly ugly to look upon.
There are decidedly unchristian aspects such as reincarnation (of the elves) and the ancestor worship many of the characters indulge in.
After that date you could be decidedly uncomfortable about the changing dynamic in money matters generally.
February was decidedly wintry, particularly in northern Britain which experienced severe blizzard conditions.
Returned to City having had a decidedly wobbly 16 month period with Cinderford Town under John Murphy.
woollywhat it's worth points 1 and 3 also sound decidedly wooly to me.
At Trieste (47), Mazelle's data from all days of the year show no decided seasonal change in or a_; but when days on which the wind was high are excluded the summer value is decidedly the higher.
At Freiburg (43), q seems decidedly larger in [[Table Vi I]].
On the Sonnblick, Conrad (22) found dissipation increase decidedly as the absolute barometric pressure was larger, and he found no difference between days of rising and falling barometer.
The arithmetical half of mathematics, which had been gradually growing into algebra, and had decidedly established itself as such in the Ad logisticen speciosam notae priores of Francois Vieta (1540-1603), supplied to some extent the means of generalizing geometry.
In connexion with this point it should be noticed that, unlike what occurs in the yak, the wild animal is not larger than the tame one, although it is incorrect to say that the former is decidedly the inferior of the latter in point of stature.
Poverty of expression is apt to cloak the real spirit of primitive prayer, and the formula under which its aspirations may be summed up, namely, "Blessings come, evils go," covers all sorts of confused notions about a grace to be acquired and an impurity to be wiped away, which, as far back as our clues take us, invite interpretations of a decidedly spiritualistic and ethical order.
His small treatise, Considerations sur la theorie mathematique du jeu, which demonstrated that the chances of play are decidedly against the habitual gambler, published in 1802, brought him under the notice of J.
The repetition of the same tactics by Bonaparte in Fructidor, 1797, served still more decidedly to tilt the balance in favour of the sword, with results which were to be seen at the coup d'etat of Brumaire 1799.
The land mammals of Greenland are decidedly more American than European; the musk-ox, the banded lemming (Cuniculus torquatus), the white polar wolf, of which there seems to have been a new invasion recently round the northern part of the country to the east coast, the Eskimo and the dog - probably also the reindeer - have all come from America, while the other land mammals, the polar bear, the polar fox, the Arctic hare, the stoat (Mustela erminea), are perfectly circumpolar forms. The species of seals and whales are, if anything, more American than European, and so to some extent are the fishes.
are decidedly of Jewish authorship, and probably xi.
His attitude towards their "rappings" and "spiritual manifestations" was one of observation and inquiry; and in his Recollections he wrote concerning these manifestations: "That some of them are the result of juggle, collusion or trick I am confident; that others are not, I decidedly believe."
On the other hand, the two limbless segments that precede the caudal furca are decidedly non-malacostracan.
Thirdly, the emphasis of the Eudemian Ethics on the perfect virtue of gentlemanliness (KaXoKaya©ia) is a decidedly old-fashioned trait, which descended to Aristotle from the Greek notion of a gentleman who does his duty to his state (cf.
Then there were some who thought Garrison dealt too severely with the churches and pulpits for their complicity with slavery, and who accused him of a want of religious orthodoxy; indeed, according to the standards of his time he was decidedly heterodox, though he had an intensely religious nature and was far from being an infidel, as he was often charged with being.
The American military authorities found that the most extraordinary measures for cleansing the city - involving repeated house-to-house inspection, enforced cleanliness, improved drainage and sewerage, the destruction of various public buildings, and thorough cleansing of the streets - although decidedly effective in reducing the general death-rate of the city (average, 1890-1899, 45.83; 1900, 24.40; 1901, 22.11; 1902, 20.63; general death-rate of U.S. soldiers in 1898, 6794; in 1901-1902, 7.00), apparently did not affect yellow fever at all.
His Scotch and Gallic strains of ancestry are evident; his countenance was decidedly Scotch; his nervous speech and bearing and vehement temperament rather French; in his mind, agility, clarity and penetration were matched with logical solidity.
Such an assemblage at the present day would suggest a latitude quite 25Ã‚° farther south; but it shows decidedly colder conditions than any of the European Eocene, Oligocene, or Miocene strata.
By the time we are half way there I 'm not quite sick just decidedly queasy.
The New Addams Family is an updated version of the popular mid-sixties series about a decidedly off-beat family who reside in an eerie mansion.
The summer may now be a quickly fading memory, but John 's track had a decidedly summery quality to it.
For what it 's worth points 1 and 3 also sound decidedly wooly to me.
The ethos at work has been decidedly grim since the pay cuts were implemented.
Rough textures are generally perceived as being more informal and smooth, while finished textures look decidedly more formal.
The gameplay is decidedly different from other zombie games, borrowing elements from Choose Your Own Adventure, role playing games, and intriguing puzzle elements.
The Suunto SS014006010 Cross Sports X10M is decidedly higher-end, and thus more expensive, option.
Fashion trends included shoulder pads, leg warmers, and neon colors, and the makeup of the decade was decidedly bold.
The newest approach to beauty takes on a decidedly greener stance, and that's especially evident in the Cargo PlantLove Botanical Lipstick.
Finding discounts for online shopping makes buying retail in traditional brick-and-mortar stores decidedly less impressive.
Rosy shades of red and pink are combined with lavender and black accents is this decidedly romantic scrapbook paper collection.
It is decidedly not vegan since lactose, a byproduct of milk, is used during fermentation as part of the manufacturing process.
Certain styles and fabrics have a decidedly formal or informal look.
With her dark eyes, dark skin, and dark hair, she was decidedly different from her sisters.
Ashlee Simpson made headlines when her face took on a decidedly different look.
Spears was spotted the evening of February 16 at a California tattoo parlor, sporting a decidedly different look.
Pattinson has gained a worldwide following, and has taken some decidedly different roles to break free from the teen heartthrob image.
Formerly the wife of hip-hop music mogul Russell Simmons, model Kimora Lee Simmons created the Baby Phat line for kids and women, featuring a decidedly urban feel.
Jamie Lynn always seemed the most level headed of the Spears sister, but that assumption turned out to be decidedly untrue when she announced in January 2007 that, at the age of 16, she is pregnant.
What is it that you admire about his decidedly "dark" movies?
Realizing his rising status as the latest Hollywood "It" boy, Ledger became decidedly uncomfortable and did not want to be type-cast into teen movie types of roles.
After the success of Patriot Games, Heath Ledger starred in many different films, taking on decidedly different characters along the way.
Well, it seems that since leaving the Playboy Mansion, all three former Girls Next Door ladies have taken a decidedly different life path than being one of Hugh Hefner's infamous girlfriends.
Sure, his songs like Gravity and Say are poetic and lovely as they are, but when not writing songs, John Mayer has a decidedly bad way with words.
And can't sustain, like one half could" while he spits out decidedly unintelligent and thoughtless spoken words like referring to his private parts as "white supremacist."
By 2002 she was a decidedly well-known figure and this extended well past the domestic arena.
For a decidedly unique look, choose a character theme for your child's dress and design it based around this theme.
This decidedly Christmas-styled design fits the bill perfectly.
It has somewhat the appearance of P. orientalis in its growth, and very dark green foliage, but the leaves are larger, flat, and decidedly silvery beneath.
Mr Bean (Trees and Shrubs) describes it as a charming shrub, especially to those who love out-of-the-way plants, and says it is decidedly superior to the commoner F.
Many of these songs have a decidedly country flavor, such as Christmas for Cowboys and Honky Tonk Christmas.
It's made with pink plastic links, and sports a trendy pendant of Kitty wearing a baseball cap as she gives us a jaunty wink.From the Tarantino collection, the Crystal Frame necklace has a decidedly vintage look.
Although worn in the office as well as on campus, the shoes had a decidedly casual look.
The music hall and pantomime stages regularly saw men in the most absurd drag playing decidedly outsized characters.
Punk fashion embraces a decidedly unique, bold and fashion-forward attitude, perhaps without even meaning to.
For a real vintage style, consider the Norfolk shooting jacket, which has a decidedly 1930s look.
Ralph Lauren: For dress shirts with a decidedly elegant twist, consider Ralph Lauren.
She had, in fact, appeared in Glamour in March of that year as well, again wearing only underwear, and the shot shows off thighs that are toned but decidedly not skinny.
The European-like city has a decidedly Victorian feel and features old-fashioned cafes, red brick walkways and gable roofs.
Other men prefer a more stylish, decidedly adult look, and want to mix collared shirts with khakis or dark trousers, or even light untailored suits.
The frame here is opaque bronze, the lens a delicate gold and the overall shape is decidedly square in nature.
Originally designed to protect the eyes of military pilots, the shades have received a decidedly modern update in recent years.
Again, the decidedly square frame and charcoal lens complements this magnificent ""white is right"" concept.
Loree: Perhaps designed as her namesake, these sunglasses are decidedly feminine, but the cross at the temples keeps the look from coming across as sickly sweet.
With a decidedly different European theme, the dining at this theme park is top notch, bringing together a variety of European tastes in one location.
Mortal Kombat: Armageddon: The decidedly violent video game franchise slices and slashes its way onto the Nintendo Wii.
Originally released in 2002, The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker takes on a decidedly different aesthetic style than most other games in the popular video game franchise.
The graphics will be decidedly simpler, but the gameplay may be easier for young children to understand too.
The graphics are decidedly cartoon-styled.
Whilst this can be brilliant fun it is decidedly anti-social and leads to all the traditional gaming stereotypes that are in reality few and far between.
The music selection is a decidedly mixed bag, although this is to be expected when you're targeting such a wide audience.
Check out these free online video games with decidedly word-oriented gameplay.
In a nutshell, you are provided with a toy-like guitar that is decidedly smaller than a regular guitar.
The PSX is decidedly dated now... but in another ten years, it'll probably be retro-cool.
The Band World Tour, which is basically a multiplayer career mode, is decidedly different on the PS2 compared to the versions on the other two systems.
Despite the stir at an American actress playing a decidedly British role, the movie won enough sales to warrant a sequel.
Originally the boxes had a decidedly Oriental-theme or style with grape vines and grapes often looking more like cherry branches and cherries.
The procedure can be decidedly different, depending on the specific handset being unlocked.
It is a decidedly higher end phone than the Eris, offering a much more powerful 1GHz processor, eight-megapixel camera, and 3.7-inch AMOLED touchscreen display.
Worn loose and tumbling down her back, Abdul's long hair lends the multitasking star a decidedly youthful look.
There's something decidedly artistic and precise about a short haircut.
There are no big bows or Peter Pan colors; most outfits have a decidedly minimalist feel.
The Danica Patrick swimsuit spread in the 2008 Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition was decidedly "racy" for the successful and popular race car driver.
Danica Patrick may have initially made a splash by being a woman in a decidedly man's world (only three other women before her were contenders in Indy car racing), but her good looks got her a certain amount of attention as well.
The cover of this DVD is decidedly more scandalous than Volume 9.
Things take a decidedly sexy turn with a neckline that plunges all the way past the wearer's navel.
Sienna Frill Halter Cami Top: If you are in the mood for something decidedly more feminine, then look no farther than the Sienna Frill Halter Cami Top.
Swim 'n Sport has a collection of monokinis from suits that are nearly complete one pieces to others that are decidedly more revealing.
This model comes in three decidedly feminine color combinations that are sure to please surfer girls of all ages.
Some men prefer these suits because the hand is decidedly finer, and that means they won't suffer from rashes or other issues that come from wet or stifled skin.
Swimsuits are decidedly their forte, though.
Swimwear123: The high cut bathing suits at this site are one-piece, but decidedly sexy.
Shop by size: A one piece bathing suit comes in one size only, which can be tough on the woman whose top and bottom are decidedly different sizes.
While it was once all about simple white anklets and crew socks, today's sock drawer tends to look decidedly different - and it's all thanks to modern fashion.
Ironically, some current women's business fashion has a decidedly retro vintage look, thanks to the popularity of the TV show Mad Men.
Floral prints are considered spring and summer essentials today, but their look now is decidedly less matronly and much bolder.
As the weather cools and the skies darken, fashions tend to take a decidedly cozy turn.
As ever, the trends were feisty and brilliant, with a decidedly strong focus on rich materials.
For the familiar but decidedly more commercial look of the Irish elf, purchase the Lucky Charms leprechaun costume.
The skirts offered through KTS cost a bit more than those from a discount retailer or online shop, but they are decidedly authentic looking.
Facebook is decidedly young in it's demographics, which is fine if you're young, too, but it might not be that useful to people who are older than probably 35.
They have a decidedly firm place in fashion, from fun and flirty mini hobos, to business appropriate, structured bags, to sleek designer styles.
While some styles, such as the contrasting bright orange suede and brown leather Rush Hour hobo, have a decidedly modernistic flair, other bags, such as the Shelby Hobo or the Rosette Flap Shoulder Bag have a retro feel.
The designers' work is emblematic of street chic with a decidedly European slant.
This material is decidedly less glamorous than leather and more exotic choices like snakeskin, but its strength and sturdiness generally make it quite functional and reliable.
Fuchsia Folklore: Fuchsia, a decidedly feminine color, works great on Maggie B's totes.
In addition to men's and women's products, the company also offers children's apparel, special gifts, items for the home with a decidedly oceanic mentality and fragrances for both men and women.
Although these are not necessarily woven bags, the sari totes available on The Find have a decidedly boho style.
Beach season is when things really start to heat up - the colors become brighter, the prints become more playful and the designs are decidedly cheekier.
Titles will range from the familiar to decidedly obscure, many of which are excellent.
You may remember Bill Nighy from more decidedly different roles than the murderous vampire leader in 'Underworld.
Whatever the reason, Cayce's track record is decidedly impressive with predictions that came true.
From ballet flats to leather pumps, Naturalizer shoes for women are decidedly feminine, even as much as they are practical.
Even the dressier styles appear with a decidedly casual flair -- illustrating that great fashion doesn't have to have Hollywoodesque glam.
The company specializes in apparel and accessories for men and women with a decidedly European feel.
Indulgent materials like snake skin are suddenly slithering onto everything from snazzy platforms to cute flats, rhinestones are all over the most glamorous gladiator sandals and even flip flops have taken a decidedly dressy turn.
Grandco Sandals specializes in chic, stylish women's shoes with a decidedly casual feel.
Since precipitation is light, humidity is high and clothing is decidedly lighter and more carefree during the summer, it stands to reason that the shoes should be breathable and wick away moisture.
The lack of six-inch heels shouldn't deter you, especially when faced with such elegant styles like Anastasia, a dressy lace-up heel that's similar to a man's Oxford, but with a decidedly feminine touch.
Hiragana characters also represent sounds, but these characters have a decidedly feminine look, not surprising since they were developed by women during the Heian period.
BullseyeTattoos.com offers several different styles of tribal inspired cross tats, some with a decidedly gothic feel, and others that are more simple and clean.
Nassau, Bahamas - Just a short plane ride from South Florida, Nassau offers long stretches of white sand beach, a variety of watersports, and casino gambling - all with a decidedly British flair.
FAB clicks offers a pink digital watch, with a decidedly feminine look any little girl will love.
My principal returned to school last year looking decidedly svelte.
Customer reviews of Contour Abs are decidedly mixed.
This designer has been keeping a decidedly low profile, only peddling their wares in Toronto stores.
A very cute, decidedly retro set is available at The Vermont Country Store.
Their collection, "The Hollywood Suite", for instance, features pretty ruffled panties, beautiful lace over satin bra and panty sets and cute, but still decidedly sexy, baby dolls and cami sets.
You can always wear a basic sleepwear set, but why do that when you can wear something titillating, erotic and decidedly not boring?
YumDrop.com has taken a decidedly naughty approach to hosiery.
In a world that used to be dominated by Frederick's of Hollywood, how did Victoria's Secret ever manage to become the largest mover and shaker in this decidedly feminine business?
This translates into the cutest, most decidedly feminine concoction of ruffles and lace.
You'll find a variety of short nighties that are comfortable to sleep in, including basic designs or some that are decidedly more feminine and frilly.
From pretty and delicate to decidedly racy, the belts and skirts that Trashy offers are sure to make a heart pound more quickly.
T-Pain comes to R&B with a decidedly hip hop background, so what you have here is soul music even tough guys can listen to.
This is decidedly British, somewhat twee, dreamy pop music - and boy, is it good.
Last year's indie darling crown was decidedly placed on the collective head of Canada's Arcade Fire.
The movie version of Mamma Mia received decidedly mixed reviews from the press but has been a hit with audiences, earning major box office numbers.
Critical reactions were decidedly spilt after the release.
Contrary to their decidedly (in most cases) un-public persona, producers are often as influential on an album's sound as the musicians themselves.
In current times, Mexican musicians have taken to blending traditional Mexican music themes with pop and rock music styles to create music that is both distinctly Mexican but decidedly modern.
In a decidedly unromantic finale, former Giants back-up quarterback Jesse Palmer chose beautiful Jessica Bowlin.
Take one celebrity chef renowned for his decidedly un-sunny disposition, and a team of young chefs of varying skill levels, and you have the recipe for Fox's Hell's Kitchen TV show.
The family dresses modestly and is decidedly pro-life in its beliefs.
Enterprise was an attempt to pull a decidedly non-Star Trek fan base into the fold.
Its consistency is decidedly thicker than the traditional lotion, but it offers slightly less coverage than a body butter.
The food has a decidedly gourmet flavor to it and is served tapas style.
The restaurant's interior is contemporary cool and decidedly adult.
Such a young insect is a larva - a term used by zoologists for young animals generally that are decidedly unlike their parents.
the Great Miami and Little Miami rivers have uniform falls through basins that are decidedly rolling and that contain the extremes of elevation for the entire state.
Increase in size appears sometimes to be accompanied by the development of a new layer of fibres, whereas a difference in the method of preparation may give to a layer which appeared homogeneous in one specimen a decidedly fibrous aspect in another.
part of Santa Clara province is decidedly rough and broken.
Despite the long period of slavery they are decidedly below the whites in number.
While posing as the messiah of the poor, Lassalle was a man of decidedly fashionable and luxurious habits.
She was a young lady of twenty, decidedly unconventional and original in character, but the daughter of a Bavarian diplomatist then resident at Geneva, who would have nothing to do with Lassalle.
But in general political morality he was not below his age, and in his advocacy of toleration decidedly above it.
- Nitroglycerin has a sweet burning taste and is decidedly poisonous.
Monro arrived and recommended evacuation of the peninsula, the Ottoman host gathered about the Dardanelles was already decidedly stronger in point of numbers than was the army which was clinging to patches of littoral without a sheltered base.
In practice, however, it is not found that the presence either of a decidedly greenish-yellow colour or of numerous small bubbles interferes at all seriously with the successful use of the lenses for the majority of purposes, so that it is preferable to sacrifice the perfection of the glass in order to secure valuable optical properties.
A few strokes of such a rubber are sufficient to produce a decidedly " polished " appearance, but prolonged rubbing under considerable pressure and the use of a polishing paste of a proper consistency are required in order to remove the last trace of pitting from the surface.
This process was no doubt first practised in Egypt, and is never seen in such perfection as in objects of a decidedly Egyptian character.
The other prose romance, the Perlesvaus, is decidedly superior in literary form, but here too we have a mingling of old and new elements.
That he left an unfavourable opinion among his fellow citizens is very decidedly recorded by the historian Varchi.
The Democrats now had a majority of that body and they were more decidedly pro-silver than the Republicans.
She saw his large frame against the night sky outside the small cave, human one moment, then decidedly not the next.
Dean still hoped to get some biking in during the remainder of his day off but the weather turned decidedly unpleasant as they pulled into Parkside.
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