As they are pursued furthest in the last case, this may be used as an example.
The furthest north, Kauai is the oldest island.
furthest from the earth.
For example ' Who has thrown the javelin the furthest during the Olympics?
furthest from the reserve entrance.
furthest to travel to the rally was over 400 miles from Ireland.
CMT decreases the ability of these nerves to carry motor commands to muscles, especially those furthest from the spinal cord located in the feet and hands.
furthest of the planets from the sun is a small icy rock of a planet.
The bridge pickup (the one furthest from the headstock) produces the brightest, loudest sound.
After about five minutes the man furthest from the door rose and crossed to the telephone behind Dean while the detective buried his face in his beer.
The Gilera Nexus takes this philosophy to its furthest extreme.
In space without limit, I vow to reach the furthest extremity.
flingling through the furthest flung outposts of the Sound of Now.
furthest from the labor market.
furthest outposts of East Asia I expected it to be fairly under-developed.
furthest recesses of people's memories.
furthest corners of the earth.
Nathan ordered a couple of drinks and led Julian over to a table in the very furthest corner of the bar.
groats More famously known for the furthest route in the UK mainland.
Our displays provide the perfect icebreaker, bringing your guests face to face with marine life from the furthest reaches of the globe.
This reduces the amount of artificial lighting needed in the parts of the offices furthest from the windows.
The furthest end of the garden is terminated with a blue brick and turf maze.
This links the tonal construction of the scene with the tradition of rhythmic montage, the furthest development of which is tonal montage.
Cycling through the furthest flung outposts of the Sound of Now.
Being one of the furthest outposts of East Asia I expected it to be fairly under-developed.
phylumcourse, in short, went through the teaching us the marine phyla in order of furthest to closest to the human species.
The struggle chiefly centered abroad, among the section furthest removed from positive work and from the participation of class-conscious proletarians.
These names have been gathered from reference books, magazine articles, recordings and the furthest recesses of people's memories.
Addu Atoll is the furthest south of all the Maldivian atolls and is itself made up of over 30 islands.
In such cases the oldest cormidia, that is to say, those furthest from the nectosome, may become detached (like the segments or proglottides of a tape-worm) and swim off, each such detached cormidium then becoming a small free cormus which, in many cases, has been given an independent generic name.
In fact it was the cry of "tyrant city" which went furthest to rouse public opinion in Greece against Athens and to bring on the Peloponnesian War which ruined the Athenian empire (431-404).
From Syria her worship extended to Greece, Italy and the furthest west.
It is to be hoped that continued work will discover traces of the Philistine period at Ascalon, and relics of the same age will no doubt be discovered at Bethshan (Beisan), for a time the furthest eastward outpost of the Philistines, which is about to be explored by the American School at Jerusalem.
In the early part of the r9th century an American Friend, Elias Hicks, pressed this doctrine to its furthest limits, and, in doing so, he laid stress on " Christ within " in such a way as practically to take little account of the person and work of the " outward," i.e.
And, though it was precisely in his fine-spun subtlety that he departed furthest from scientific method and practical utility, it was this very quality which seems in the end to have secured his popularity and established his pre-eminence in the medical world.
In the Homeric poems the Aethiopes are the furthest of mankind both eastward and westward; the gods go to their banquets and probably the Sun sets in their country.
The most will be cut off in the position of the lines corresponding to the furthest swing out, then less and less till the furthest swing in, then more and more till the furthest swing out, when the appearance will be exactly as at first.
Prof. Claxton Fidler, speaking of the arrangement adopted for putting initial stress on the top chord, stated that this bridge marked the furthest between centres of ribs of main arch is 272 ft.
Some of these have approved themselves to successive generations of scholars, who have also added largely to the store of such suggestions; conjectural emendation has been carried furthest by upholders of particular metrical theories (such as Bickell and Duhm) which do not accommodate themselves well to the existing text, and by T.
The alterations made in it were many and important, and as they represent the furthest point ever reached by the Prayer Book in a Protestant direction, they deserve special mention and attention.
Hemphill; see under Tatian.) show no signs of acquaintance with the questions and the circumstances of the 2nd century; and that the character even of the Fourth Gospel is not such as to justify its being placed, at furthest, much after the beginning of that century.
The structures of the churches, however, remained; and these, even in countries which departed furthest from the Catholic system, served in some measure to keep its tradition alive.
Innocent's letters, however, not only reveal that superior wisdom which can take into account practical needs and relax severity of principle at the right moment, as well as that spirit of tolerance and equity which is opposed to the excess of zeal and intellectual narrowness of subordinates, but they also prove that, in the internal government of the Church, he was bent on gathering into his hands all the motive threads, and that he stretched the absolutist tradition to its furthest limits, intervening in the most trifling acts in the lives of the clergy, and regarding it as an obligation of his office to act and think for all.
The universities which have departed furthest from the medieval system of examinations, at any rate in appearance, are those of Germany.
While engaged in exploring with his own eyes the furthest corners of the empire, he fell by the hand of an assassin in the convict settlement of the Andaman islands in 1872.
is furthest from Paul.
The opponents of the book rely (1) on the testimony of a certain Louis Guyon, who in 1604 declared that the fifth book was made long after Rabelais's death by an author whom he knew, and who was not a doctor, and on the assertion of the bibliographer Du Verdier, about the same time, that it was written by an "ecolier de Valence"; (2) on the fact that the anti-monastic and even anti-Catholic polemic is much more accentuated in it; (3) on the arguments that parts are apparently replicas or rough drafts of passages already appearing in the four earlier books; and (4) that some allusions are manifestly posterior to even the furthest date which can be assigned for the reputed author's decease.
The foundation for a cosmology having thus been laid in dualism, the poem went on to describe the generation of " earth and sun, and moon and air that is common to all, and the milky way, and furthest Olympus, and the glowing stars "; but the scanty fragments which have survived suffice only to show that Parmenides regarded the universe as a series of concentric rings or spheres composed of the two primary elements and of combinations of them, the whole system being directed by an unnamed goddess established at its centre.
Joly de Fleury and DOrmesson, Neckers successors, pushed their narrow spirit of reaction and the temerity of their inexperience to the furthest limit; but the reaction which reinforced the privileged classes was not sufficient to fill the coffers of the treasury, and Marie Antoinette, who seemed gifted with a fatal perversity of instinct, confided the finances of the kingdom to Calonne, an upper-class official and a veritable Cagliostro of finance.
furthest from the town center and there is a boating lake close by.
furthest from the sun; see also perihelion.
furthest reaches of the galaxy, the Twelve Tribes of man prosper.
furthest distance walked in the two hours.
Begin in the center of the wall furthest from the door, and work your way out toward the walls.
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