Penny, who couldn't have weighted more than a hundred and ten, picked up the magazine.
We plodded our way through dinner but the disappointment of the bad news phone call weighted on everyone's mind.
They were dark and heavily built, fought on horses and used the bolas or weighted lasso.
We finally decided the pros out weighted the cons and I should make the call.
The finest wolves are very light weighted and most suitable for carriage aprons, in fact, ideal for the purpose, though lacking the strength of some other furs.
His determinations of pitch by a weighted wire are not trustworthy; Ellis thinks they are not safe within four or five vibrations per second, but gives a mean pitch for this organ, when altered, of a' 395.2.
The disk carries a weighted brass cylinder rigidly attached to it, which is pulled into an oblique position by the steel band until equilibrium is established.
Similar weighted levers around the circumference of the mirror provide the edge support.
The Admission Of Water At 0° C. To The Brake Was Controlled By Hand In Such A Manner As To Keep The Outflow Nearly At The Boiling Point, The Quantity Of Water In The Brake Required To Produce A Constant Torque Being Regulated Automatically, As The Speed Varied, By A Valve Worked By The Lifting Of The Weighted Lever Attached To The Brake.
The same races who were found making thread by the laborious process of twisting with the hand, would hardly have disused, if they had ever possessed, so simple a labour-saving device as the spindle, which consists merely of a small stick weighted at one end; the spindle may, accordingly, be regarded as an instrument invented somewhere between the lowest and highest savage levels (Tylor, Early Hist.
In the presence of these awful truths which Ezekiel preached of individual freedom and of impending judgment, the prophet is weighted with a heavy responsibility.
The simplest form of weir is a solid, watertight dam of firm earthwork or rubble stone, faced with stone pitching, with cribs filled with rubble, with fascine mattresses weighted with stone, or with masonry, and protected from undermining by sheet piling or one or more rows of well foundations.
silver-on-glass mirror (weighing about one ton) rests at the lower end of the tube on a support-system consisting of a large number of weighted levers which press against the back of the glass and distribute the load.
The Eskimo lifted his weighted boat with sheer-legs made of two paddles; he also had a tackle without sheaves, formed by reaving a greased thong through slits cut in the hide of a walrus.
These piles have a flat flange at the bottom, and water is pumped in at the top of the pile, which is weighted to prevent it from rising.
Now the position of this line, as found by Kobold, actually is a (properly weighted) mean between the corresponding lines of symmetry of the two drifts, but naturally it lies in the acute angle between them, whereas the line of the solar motion is also a weighted mean between the two lines of drift, but lies in the obtuse angle between them.
The tradition of the old world was too heavily weighted with the Ptolemaic astronomy and the like to be regarded as other than a bar to progress.
To fix a weighted point and a weighted plane in Euclidean space we require 8 scalars, and not the 12 scalars of a tri-quaternion.
The magnet is so weighted that its axis is approximately horizontal, and any change in the inclination of the axis is observed by means of an attached mirror, a second mirror fixed to the stand serving to give a base line for the records, which are obtained in the same way as in the case of the declination.
The proximity of the weighted roller or rollers to the fixed ones depends upon the large cylinder.
Such persons may sometimes get a good deal of exercise in a short time by the use of dumb-bells, of elastic cords, or of cords running over pulleys and weighted at one end.
However well the work may be done, the lower part of a mass of puddled clay invariably settles into a denser mass when weighted with the clay above.
In English practice there are as many separate endless ropes as there are pairs of grooves in the two pulleys to be connected, but in cases of American practice the rope is continuously wound round the two pulleys, and the free end passes over a pulley mounted on a movable weighted carriage to adjust the tension.
i is a hydraulic box with water seal; j, a coke-scrubber; k, a filter; 1, a sawdust-scrubber; m, inlet of gas-holder; n, gasholder; o, outlet of same; p, a valve with weighted lever to regulate the admission of steam to the gas-producer; q, the weight which actuates the lever automatically by the rise or fall of the bell of the gas-holder.
Work the first row by hand after you have rehung the weighted hem.
The sample, arranged as a bundle of rectangular strips, is caused to rotate about a central horizontal axis between the poles of an upright C-shaped magnet, which is supported near 'its middle upon knife-edges in such a manner that it can oscillate about an axis in a line with that about which the specimen rotates; the lower side of the magnet is weighted, to give it some stability.
The sum of two weighted points aA, (3B is, by definition, the point (a+13) G, where G divides AB so that AG: GB =0: a.
The constable himself headed the leading line of dismounted men-at-arms; weighted with their armour, and sinking deep into the mud with every step, they yet reached and engaged the English men-at-arms; for a time the fighting was severe.
as showing in detail township action before the War of Independence), though generally weighted heavily with genealogy and matters of merely local interest.
These attachments, first invented by Jeremiah Howard, and described in the United States Patent Journal in 1858, are simply hydraulic rams fitted into the side or top caps of the mill, and pressing against the side or top brasses in such a manner as to allow the side or top roll to move away from the other rolls, while an accumulator, weighted to any desired extent, keeps a constant pressure on each of the rams. An objection to the top cap arrangement is, that if the volume or feed is large enough to lift the top roll from the cane roll, it will simultaneously lift it from the megass roll, so that the megass will not be as well pressed as it ought to be;' and an objection to the side cap arrangement on the megass roll as well as to the top cap arrangement is, that in case more canes are fed in at one end of the rolls than at the other, the roll will be pushed out farther at one end than at the other; and though it may thus avoid a breakdown of the rolls, it is apt, in so doing, to break the ends off the teeth of the crown wheels by putting them out of line with one another.
Now we're campaigning for trade justice, with new rules weighted in favor of the poor.
Assessment methods: assessment methods: Assessment will be composed of three equally weighted parts.
bilinear interpolation resampling takes a weighted average of four pixels in the original image nearest to the new pixel location.
The phased moved away from a slots allocation based on historic patterns to one based on weighted capitation should improve the equity of access.
The test will be based on a series of upper and lower thresholds that will be weighted to take account of household composition.
Each grid box was weighted by surface area, using the cosine of the latitude.
Copper weighted inserts which lowers the center of gravity for maximum forgiveness.
inflated with helium, ribboned, weighted and come with a card with your personal message.
The weighted standardized impact sound pressure level is calculated according to a similar procedure to that of the airborne sound insulation.
W. F. Scott Abstract kappa, and more generally weighted kappa, is a measure of the level of agreement between two raters.
In recent years there has been quite a craze for the Polish or Check heavily weighted nymphs that imitate free-swimming caddis larvae.
Thousands of volumes of occult lore weighted its shelves.
assessment methods: Assessment will be composed of three equally weighted parts.
I also use weighted pheasant tail nymphs in sizes 10 to 14.
occult lore weighted its shelves.
Half squats can be done wearing a rucksack suitably weighted with a bag of sand or telephone directories.
Each positive test assigns a weighted score to the incoming message.
The paper then discusses the use of geographically weighted regression (GWR) which can be used to improve spatial modeling.
You can select the metering from spot to center weighted averaging, Preview the depth of field, slow sync the flash.
vertices of a graph (edges are weighted ).
thick, with a radius of 5 or 6 in., the circumference of which is weighted with lead to keep it upright and retard its passage through the water.
And when these judgments were winged by epigram, and weighted by the name of Erasmus, who stood at the head of letters, a widespread exasperation was the consequence.
The Admission Of Water At 0Ã‚° C. To The Brake Was Controlled By Hand In Such A Manner As To Keep The Outflow Nearly At The Boiling Point, The Quantity Of Water In The Brake Required To Produce A Constant Torque Being Regulated Automatically, As The Speed Varied, By A Valve Worked By The Lifting Of The Weighted Lever Attached To The Brake.
On one side of the ledger was a huge mass of circumstantial evidence very heavily weighted against the scoutmaster 's story being true.
There are some that use props like weighted balls or stretchy bands.
I'll have to do a google - they 're like weighted ribbons on strings that you twirl around.
Shortest Path between two vertices of a graph (edges are weighted).
If the broadhead isn't attached to your arrow correctly or it isn't weighted properly you may as well have stayed home!
This will help you determine if your broadhead and field points are properly weighted.
A correctly weighted head keeps the power behind the ball, making it go farther.
Depending on how the head is weighted, you can either focus on lower shots or higher shots.
Smaller weighted gold may cost you more over the value of the gold, but they will be easier to store and hide.
A weighted feather is attached to the end of a wand by a durable string.
The calculation is based on weighted factors and each bureau uses different percentages.
Direct loans and Sallie Mae use a weighted average of the interest rates of your loans at the time of consolidation.
When the weighted average is taken, it will effectively result in you having a higher interest rate on all your loans.
The camber is a weighted arch at the center.
When you choose to consolidate student loans, the interest rate you will pay is calculated by rounding up to the nearest one-eighth of one percent on the weighted interest rate of all the loans being consolidated.
The Huck: This toy is a weighted and grooved ball that bounces in unpredictable directions.
The board is weighted perfectly to detect different shifts of the body and how much you push down on the board.
This doesn't always mean the most expensive, but high scores for wines are based on some weighted evaluations of score combined with price and availability.
Once you clear the clutter from your space and your life, your energy level increases and you feel less weighted down.
Big Sexy Hair products, in particular, work to create full, thick hair with maximum volume without being weighted down or stiff from chemical enhancements.
Short or medium length styles work best because the hair is not heavy enough to be weighted down.
Even though the original bob was defined as a short hairstyle with a weighted line between the chin and the ears, this drastic shape may not flatter every face.
Many women opt for a bang to create a unique look that breaks up the weighted front style of a traditional bob.
Although feminine and pretty, long hair can be unmanageable if it becomes weighted or unruly from texture and bulk.
Place the branch in a tall vase that has been weighted with sand, rocks, marbles, or other small heavy items.
There are four stages that indicate the severity of endometriosis and a weighted point system is the foundation for determining each stage.
Growths in this stage are five points or fewer on the weighted point system.
It is weighted with four corner sand pockets and four pegs so that it might be anchored in either sand or ground.
This is especially true of suits made of stretchy fabrics, as they become more bulky when weighted with water.
Typically, women wore long-sleeved, full length flannel or wool swimming gowns with weighted hems to keep the dress from floating up.
The weighted bottoms keep the pieces in place if the board is accidentally bumped or if the pieces get slightly nudged.
Use a non-waxed taper wick, weighted down at the end you will dip into the wax with a washer.
Purchase candles that are weighted appropriately for the chandelier's strength.
Conversations in unmonitored teen chat rooms are often heavily weighted toward sex.
Variable rates can be pegged to either the lowest prime rate or the SBA optional peg rate, a weighted average of rates the fed pays for, calculated quarterly and published in the "Federal Register."
It is because keywords are easy that they are weighted less by search engines than in the past.
Requesting a letter should be done is such a way as if you are complimenting them; that their opinion is highly recognized and weighted.
The earnings per share can be recorded as either basic or weighted.
Weighted crunch: This exercise targets your rectus abdominus, the "six pack muscles" that run down your abdomen between your sternum and your hips.
For an added arm benefit, invest in a weighted jump rope, which strengthens your arms and back as you swing it.
A weighted jump rope will also work your arm muscles.
However, if you haven't jumped rope since elementary school, you'll probably want to get the technique down before moving on to a weighted rope.
Some companies sell weighted jump ropes, which increase the exercise intensity.
You can add dynamic training to the core ball crunch by using a weighted medicine ball.
Additionally, since the ball is weighted, you will be adding resistance to the eccentric or return phase of the movement.
Built more like stationary exercise bikes, indoor cycling rigs feature large, weighted flywheels in the front, low-slung racing handlebars and skinny racing seats to emulate the feeling of flying downhill on a road bike.
Medicine balls: Medicine balls are smaller, weighted balls.
A weighted medicine ball can be used for this technique.
Save costs by buying a dumbbell bar and separate weighted disks to customize your dumbbell workout.
Holding free weights to your chest or wearing a weighted vest can help add more resistance to the exercise as you grow stronger.
Try using a weighted hula hoop for a greater challenge for your abdominal muscles.
Exercising with weighted hula hoops for 10 minutes or more at a time can be a fun and effective way to mix up your exercise routine.
Weighted hoops can be easier to use than traditional hoops, with great cardiovascular and core strengthening results.
Hula hoops have gained and fallen in popularity over the years, with weighted hoops becoming more frequently used as an exercise technique.
A weighted hoop has water added to the hollow interior of the hoop.
Using a weighted hula hoop does not have to simply mean standing in one spot and spinning the hoop around your middle.
To get a total body workout, try incorporating any of these exercises into your routine with a weighted hoop.
Hold the weighted hoop out in front of you with both hands and arms straight.
Try hooping to music to vary the speed you hoop at; going faster with a weighted hoop is a great way to add some additional calorie burning to your routine.
Add a weighted hoop to your workout for a fun and challenging twist that will burn calories and tone your core in a few simple moves.
The next time you have an opportunity to buy a new car, remember that insurance rates are overwhelmingly weighted depending on what car you drive.
They are not weighted, can be worn in hot weather where silicone forms cannot, and can be washed easily and slept on without worry.
Well-known lingerie brand Commando has won awards for hosiery and holds a patent on a weighted slip hemline that will eliminate the possibility of suffering from a fashion faux pas due to an unfortunate slip incident.
You may wear a weighted or non-weighted prosthesis in this camisole top.
After that time, they will be fit for a weighted external breast prosthesis or breast form.
Many people believe that part of the reason the charts are so heavily weighted in the favor of major labels is because many indie and DIY releases do not have UPC codes and so are not being counted.
This data is then weighted based on listenership of specific stations (using Arbitron numbers).
The platen is attached to the centre of the lever by a square bar of iron, and its vertical descent is assured by two projecting guides, one from each cheek; it is then raised from the type-forme, and the iron bar carried back by two levers - the one attached to and above the head and weighted with the eagle; the other behind the press, attached to the arm to which the coupling-bar is fixed, and which also has a weight at the end.
pediatrician's office, he weighted 6 pounds 14 ounces.
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