How to use Accumulating in a sentence
That it is caused by the compressed condition of the gradually accumulating gas.
Cynthia protested, citing the accumulating chores and full house, but reluctantly agreed.
Sulla, leaving things quiet at Rome, quitted Italy in 87, and for the next four years he was winning victory after victory against the armies of Mithradates and accumulating boundless plunder.
A new card also increases the chance of accumulating too much debt.
Such cellulose is gradually reconverted into water and carbon dioxide, but for some time nothing positive was known as to the agents which thus break up the paper, rags, straw, leaves and wood, &c., accumulating in cesspools, forests, marshes and elsewhere in such abundance.Advertisement
Dangers were accumulating upon Ludovico and the state of Milan.
Another method to prevent frost from accumulating on plants is to cover them.
Several sites of the Early Iron Age have also been excavated in Greece, but nothing has been found to prove the origin of the " Geometric " culture, though accumulating evidence still indicates a northern source.
The best raw materials for the preparation of thallium are the flue-dusts produced industrially in the roasting of thalliferous pyrites and the "chamber muds" accumulating in vitriol-chambers wrought with such pyrites; in both it is frequently associated with selenium.
Considerable deposits of mud, silt and sand are accumulating in many of the estuaries.Advertisement
The story begins with his previous births, in which also he was accumulating the Buddha qualities.
Evidence has been yearly accumulating on the existence of restrictions as to intermarriage, and as to the right of eating together (commensality) among other Aryan tribes, Greeks, Germans, Russians and so on.
Both would be seen to have a common startingpoint in the reaction against long dominant ideas which were becoming obsolete, and also in the excitation of faculties which had during the same period been accumulating energy.
Being fed by tributaries which for the most part drain narrow valleys where gradual denudation has washed bare the flat-backed slopes of limestone ridges, and which consequently send down torrents of rapidly accumulating rainfall, both these central lines of water-course are liable to terrific floods.
At Pavia in 1494 we find him taking up literary and grammatical studies, both in Latin and the vernacular; the former, no doubt, in order the more easily to read those among the ancients who had laboured in the fields that were his own, as Euclid, Galen, Celsus, Ptolemy, Pliny, Vitruvius and, above all, Archimedes; the latter with a growing hope of some day getting into proper form and order the mass of materials he was daily accumulating for treatises on all his manifold subjects of enquiry.Advertisement
In the Thoughts on Education imaginative sentiment is never allowed to weigh against utility; information is subordinate to the formation of useful character; the part which habit plays in individuals is always kept in view; the dependence of intelligence and character, which it is the purpose of education to improve, upon health of body is steadily inculcated; to make children happy in undergoing education is a favourite precept; accumulating facts without exercising thought, and without accustoming the youthful mind to look for evidence, is always referred to as a cardinal vice.
The essentials of proper oil pressing are a slowly accumulating pressure, so that the liberated oil may have time to flow out and escape, a pressure that increases in proportion as the resistance of the material increases, and that maintains itself as the volume of material decreases through the escape of oil.
The fact that he lived so far below his income, yet was focused on accumulating more wealth indicated she might be correct.
A healthy plant is also more efficient in using energy and accumulating biomass than an unhealthy one.
Either we find the nearly impossible, adequate response to mindless consumerism and accumulating technological power, or there is no hope.Advertisement
Ours was no exception - we'd been accumulating junk in our last house for 13 years.
This is especially lamentable because Farepak's customers have taken the responsible route and saved throughout the year for Christmas instead of accumulating debt.
We shall not make mammon our God, accumulating power and wealth.
Unfortunately, however, within ten days, soft yellow slough was once again accumulating in the previously granulating wound.
It is remarkable that pure chemistry, even to-day, has no very conclusive arguments for the settlement of this controversy; but the sister science of physics is steadily accumulating evidence in favour of the atomic conception.Advertisement
Though Comte did not actually contribute to a theory of cosmic organic evolution, he helped to lay the foundations of a scientific conception of human history as a natural process of development 'determined by general laws of human nature together with the accumulating influences of the past.
Throughout the 16th and 17th centuries the rapidly accumulating store of facts as to the extent, outline and mountain and river systems of the lands of the earth were put in order by the generation of cartographers of which Mercator was the chief; but the writings of Apian and Munster held the field for a hundred years without a serious rival, unless the many annotated editions of Ptolemy might be so considered.
Snow accumulating on the higher portions of the land, when compacted into ice and caused to flow downwards by gravity, gives rise, on account of its more coherent character, to continuous glaciers, which mould themselves to the slopes down which they are guided, different ice-streams converging to send forward a greater volume.
That Nitzsch took this extended view is abundantly proved by the valuable series of ornithotomical observations which he must have been for some time accumulating, and almost immediately afterwards began to contribute to the younger Naumann's excellent Naturgeschichte der Vogel Deutschlands, already noticed above.
But Lord Salisbury's retirement, Unionist divisions, the staleness of the ministry, and the accumulating opposition in the country to the Education Act of 1 9 02 and to the continued weight of taxation, together with the growth of the Labour movement, and the antagonism to the introduction of Chinese coolies (1904) into South Africa under conditions represented by Radical spokesmen as those of "slavery," made the political pendulum swing back.Advertisement
In most cases this is a mollusc, and the larvae bore their way into the most diverse organs, often accumulating to such an extent as to give a distinctly orange colour to an otherwise colourless tissue, and to cause the demolition of particular structures e.g.
In accumulating property for ourselves or our posterity, in founding a family or a state, or acquiring fame even, we are mortal; but in dealing with truth we are immortal, and need fear no change nor accident.
As soon as you find out you're expecting, you can begin accumulating a wardrobe for your newborn.
All of these variations are enticing, and all of them offer cardholders in good standing the ability to earn cash on their purchases rather than accumulating other rewards they may not be interested in.
As a bonus for accumulating higher rewards, cardholders may be eligible for additional incentives and better rewards if they do not redeem the minimum as soon as it is accumulated.Advertisement
Accumulating more debt after working so hard to pay off your cards is the last thing you want to do.
And it snowed and snowed and started accumulating on the roads.
You can easily organize a local swap and bring everything your child has outgrown, while accumulating several "new" things.
The glass cover of the cold frame prevents frost from accumulating on the plants as well as creates a warm pocket of air around the plants.
It will trap some warm air around the plant and prevent frost crystals from accumulating on the leaves.Advertisement
This life insurance option offers flexible premium amounts, along with an accumulating cash value.
You can change the color of the pig by accumulating training time.
The Bard gains levels after accumulating a number of points achieved through combat and quest completion.
During the second half of pregnancy, secretory activity increases and the alveoli become distended by accumulating colostrum.
For example, pain arising from fluid accumulating at the base of the lung may be referred to the shoulder.Advertisement
The accumulating GAGs are stored in cellular structures called lysosomes, and these disorders are known as lysosomal storage diseases.
The risks associated with drawing blood are minimal but may include bleeding from the puncture site, feeling faint or lightheaded after the blood is drawn, or blood accumulating under the puncture site (hematoma).
As of 2004 evidence was accumulating that unrelenting pain or the complete lack of nerve signals increases the number of pain receptors in the spinal cord.
Carefully wipe down the outside of the unit to keep dirt and debris from accumulating in the purifier.
To keep the hand mixer from accumulating dust, store in a clean, dry place such inside a kitchen cabinet.Advertisement
Earning, accumulating and spending money are all Taurean traits, and he knows how to do all three quite well.
It's crucial to understand which discounts are legitimate, and which ones may result in inadequate coverage that could lead to outstanding bills and accumulating debt in the case of a medical emergency.
He quickly began landing roles, accumulating screen credits that include a recurring role on Six Feet Under and guest spots on Joan of Arcadia and 24.
Check the areas at the very top of the mini blinds for dust accumulating just out of reach.
The only trouble is, it takes a lot of work for the body to eliminate the bad things that have been accumulating in it for so long.
At the same time, the funds start accumulating a fixed or variable interest rate, depending on which type of account the investor chooses.
You are rewarded with bonus coins by accumulating Café points, which enable you to advance to higher Café World levels.
Businesses and individuals alike have presences on Facebook for meeting friends and accumulating fans.
When he finished the chores, he swallowed three aspirins and went outside to shovel the accumulating snow, hoping further activity might dissipate the anger he felt, not only at Shipton, but at himself for losing it in so public and childish manner.
Immured in his castle at Pavia, accumulating wealth by systematic taxation and methodical economy, he organized the mercenary troops who eagerly took service under so good a paymaster; and, by directing their operations from his cabinet, he threatened the whole of Italy with conquest.
Evidence is accumulating, though no completely satisfactory theory can yet be put forward, as to the northern origin of the dynastic Egyptians.
He also investigated the diamagnetic and paramagnetic properties of substances; and was keenly interested in the phenomena of electrochemical decomposition, accumulating much evidence in favour of Faraday's law and proposing a modified statement of it which was intended to cover certain apparent exceptions.
The possibility of in the verification established verification as a habit; and the -collecting of things, instead of the accumulating of reports, developed a new faculty of minute observation.
In extraneous pigmentation we have coloured substances either in a solid or fluid state, gaining entrance into the organism and accumulating in certain tissues.
He traces various local dropsies to the starvation from which the tissues are suffering, the liquid accumulating in excess in accordance with the demand for more nourishment.
Evidence is accumulating which may end in the explanation and perhaps in the prevention of the direst of human woes - cancer itself, though at present inquiry is being directed rather to intrinsic than to extrinsic causes.
If there is no external loss or gain of heat through the walls of the pipe, and if the flow is steady, so that energy is not accumulating in the space AB, we must evidently have the condition E'+U'+p'v' =E'+ U"+p"v" at any two cross-sections of the stream.
Increasing years and accumulating responsibilities now caused the emperor to alter somewhat his manner of life.
To this inconceivably slowly-growing deposit of inorganic material over the ocean floor there is added an overwhelmingly more rapid contribution of the remains of calcareous and siliceous planktonic and benthonic organisms, which tend to bury the slower accumulating material under a blanket of globigerina, pteropod, diatom or radiolarian ooze.
These artificial lakes are usually formed by throwing embankments across the lower extremities of valleys, and thus arresting and accumulating the waters flowing through them.
The catastrophe has been explained as a volcanic eruption, or an explosive outburst of gas and oil stored and accumulating at high pressure.
Nevertheless, permanent if partial dissolution was at hand, for no one of the perils which the popes had seemingly so successfully overcome had failed to weaken the constitution of their empire; and it is impossible to comprehend 'its comparatively sudden disintegration without reckoning with the varied hostile forces which were accumulating and combining strength during the 14th and 15th centuries.
It is thus clear that motives which might ultimately lead to the withdrawal of a certain number of German princes from the papal ecclesiastical state were accumulating and intensifying during the latter half of the 15th century.
They are found in formations of all ages from the Cambrian to those which are accumulating at the present day.
This gives rise to the great morphological difference, that in the former regions, the Astin-tagh and the Kuruk-tagh, the products of disintegration are almost always carried away by the wind, and so disappear; no matter how powerful or how active the disintegration may be, none of the loosened material ever succeeds either in gathering amongst the mountains or in accumulating at their foot.
As among the vertebrates, materials were accumulating rapidly for the great generalizations which were to follow in the third period.
These works swept aside the dry traditional fossil lore which had been accumulating in France and Germany.
The slowly accumulating data have not yet made it possible to determine precisely the probably varying relations of these various names.
With the accumulating proofs of the financial stability of the country various changes were made in connection with the debt charges.
As regards the ammonium carbonate accumulating in the soil from the conversion of urea and other sources, we know from Winogradsky's researches that it undergoes oxidation in two stages owing to the activity of the so-called " nitrifying " bacteria (an unfortunate term inasmuch as " nitrification " refers merely to a particular phase of the cycle of changes undergone by nitrogen).
In some cases the ova, after leaving the mouth, are lodged in the oral arms, and undergo the earliest phases of their development in this situation, accumulating in the grooves that continue the angles of the mouth, and bulging the wall of the groove into sacs or pockets.
Evidence is also accumulating to show that the sun and stars are radio-active bodies, and that emanations proceeding from the sun, and reaching the earth, have important relations to the phenomena of Terrestrial Magnetism and the Aurora.
From the beginning of his reign he had been accumulating money, mainly for his own security against intrigues and conspiracies, and avarice had grown upon him with success.
The net direct funded debt (also secured by accumulating sinking funds) in December 1908 was $17,669,372 (3.61 millions in 1893).
His father, whose name also was William, began life as an apprentice to a fitter, in which service he obtained the freedom of Newcastle, becoming a member of the gild of Hoastmen (coal-fitters); later in life he became a principal in the business, and attained a respectable position as a merchant in Newcastle, accumulating property worth nearly £ 20,000.
If possible, place them in soft cloth bags to reduce any dust from accumulating on them.
Towards the close of the igth century evidence was accumulating that the development of the Port of London was not keeping pace with that of shipping generally.