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  • "We'll adjust," she said, and stared down at her plate.

  • For some reason she had always thought Alex would adjust quickly to any lifestyle.

  • He had the background and the education, but he obviously didn't have the inclination to adjust to the one being forced on him.

  • It didn't take long for Lisa to adjust to her new job.

  • She paused, allowing her eyes to adjust to the dim light.

  • It takes a while to adjust.

  • Now I'm able to adjust my method of operation accordingly.

  • A voice from the other stall cried out the name Julie, but I had opened it too, and with knife at the woman's throat, calmly told her to adjust her clothing and come with me.

  • She said to tell you not to worry, you'll adjust, okay?

  • It took me awhile to adjust to it, too.

  • It'll take a while for you to adjust and for them to adjust to someone new.

  • You'll have some time here with us to adjust before Jule yanks you to Europe.

  • Damian had been considering how to help Sofia adjust.

  • She'd have time and space to adjust without the added confusion of him.

  • He paused long enough for his eyes to adjust.

  • In the meantime, I've got to run out this morning to meet with my financial manager to adjust my plan now that I'm happily unemployed.

  • Perhaps the brief stay on the craft would help her adjust.

  • She was meant to be his, this he didn't doubt, though he couldn't stop the trickle of unease that warned him she may not be able to adjust to their world as easily as he wished.

  • A'Ran turned to adjust her stance before returning to the same pose.

  • The slow movements continued for an hour, with A'Ran pausing between each new one to adjust her stance as needed.

  • He'd hoped she would adjust to his world on her own, never suspecting he'd need to change himself.

  • You know this is a huge shock for him and it's going to take time for him to adjust.

  • Every time the weather got cold outside, other residents in the complex cranked their heaters up and then he had to adjust his own thermostat.

  • It took an instant for her eyes to adjust to the dim coop interior, and then she found herself staring into the desperate eyes of a red fox.

  • She set it on top of the control panel and assessed the results, then activated the generator's artificial intelligence so it would adjust as needed to power the town.

  • She waited for her eyes to adjust and squinted around her.

  • Before return­ing to his room, Dean stopped to adjust the remaining towel beneath Cynthia Byrne's damp head.

  • Before making his phone call, he ordered a Coors just to get a feel for the place and adjust his eyes to the meager light.

  • I'd rather you didn't get too close to them until they adjust to the change.

  • Give her time to adjust.

  • I'm just trying to adjust to being alone again.

  • He's had longer to adjust to the idea.

  • I realized that no matter how much two people love each other, they need time to adjust to each other before they complicate their lives with the responsibility of children.

  • Eventually they would run the Longhorns with the buffalo, and then Brutus could stay with all of them, but the animals would have to be quarantined at first and then allowed to adjust to each other.

  • He needed time to adjust to the idea.

  • He simply needed time to adjust.

  • Was he beginning to adjust to the idea?

  • It wasn't an easy life, though if anyone could adjust and thrive, it was the women Damian, Dusty, and Jule chose.

  • Maybe he knew and thought she would adjust.

  • Think how difficult it would be for the boy to adjust with all this going on.

  • They hadn't given him the opportunity to adjust to the idea before they were bombarding him with life altering decisions.

  • We need time to adjust.

  • Does it take more time to adjust while you're married than it does when you're engaged?

  • Putting off the wedding so they could adjust implied that if they were unable to adjust they wouldn't get married.

  • He had no doubt that they could and would adjust to each other.

  • The cloud-like bedding cushioned her while the bed seemed to adjust to her shape.

  • They walked into the barn through a side door, and Jessi paused to let her eyes adjust.

  • spectrograph is the larger of the two it becomes necessary to adjust the object glass 0 1 farther C Ia from the stellar spectrograph.

  • adjust the frequency so that it has the value of the normal time period of the circuit formed of the condenser and transformer secondary circuit, and thus it is possible to obtain condenser oscillatory discharges free from any admixture with alternating current arc. In this manner the condenser discharge can be started or stopped at pleasure, and long and short discharges made in accordance with the signals of the Morse FIG.

  • The purpose of the movements bears out the contention that the plant is trying to adjust itself to its environment.

  • Closely allied to the question of safety is the problem of preventing jolting at curves; and to obtain easy running it is necessary not merely to adjust the levels of the rails in respect to one another, but to tail off one curve into the next in such a :nanner as to avoid any approach to abrupt lateral changes of direction.

  • The three powers thereupon sent a commission to Samoa to investigate and adjust the difficulties.

  • Known quantities of the solutions are taken, and the temperature of each is accurately measured before mixing, the solutions having been allowed as far as possible to adjust themselves to the same temperature.

  • That attempts have been made to adjust contradictory representations is suggested by the prophecy ascribed to Jeremiah (xxvii.

  • Gold had fallen still further from the diffusion of the Persian treasure, and Alexander struck in both metals on the Attic standard, leaving their relation to adjust itself by the state of the market.

  • In 1855 the emperor of Brazil sent a squadron of eleven men-of-war and as many transports up the Parana to adjust several questions pending between the empire and was that of the right of way by the Paraguay river to the interior Brazilian province of Matto Grosso.

  • The majority he obtained on this occasion enabled him, however, to carry through the Army Education Bill, which tended to magyarize the Hungarian portion of the joint army; and another period of comparative calm ensued, during which Banffy attempted to adjust various outstanding financial and economical differences with Austria.

  • The shapes of the body and lid corresponded so intimately that, whereas the lid could be slipped on easily and smoothly without any attempt to adjust its curves to those of the body, it always fitted so closely that the box could be lifted by grasping the lid only.

  • This exaggerates the passivity of life, and does not sufficiently recognize that the higher organisms largely adjust external to internal relations and adapt their environment to their needs.

  • Pemberton was accordingly deputed to Bhutan to adjust the points of difference.

  • and Dec. of the object to be observed, the scale divisions to be pointed upon, and thus, in measures of distance, with the aid of the chronograph and printing micrometer, enable the observer to adjust the instrument for observation and obtain a record of his observations without the aid of a hand-lamp or the necessity to make any records in his notebook.

  • One drum is usually fixed to the shaft, while the other is loose, with a screw link or other means of coupling, in order to be able to adjust the two ropes to exactly the same length, so that one cage may be at the surface when the other is at the bottom, without having to pay out or take up any slack rope by the engine.

  • His speech and tone, however, were moderate on these exciting subjects, and he claimed the right to stand free of pledges, and to adjust his opinions and his course by the development of circumstances.

  • But the shot advances during the combustion of the cordite, and the chief problem in interior ballistics is to adjust the G.D.

  • The systems of Plato and Aristotle sought to adjust the rival claims of physics and ethics (although the supremacy of the latter was already acknowledged); but the popular religions were thrown overboard.

  • Having gained the saddle, the rider should adjust the stirrups to the proper length, depending on the kind of riding, the length of his leg and the roughness of the horse's trot.

  • The slider upon the rule serves to adjust the scale for different temperatures, and then indicates the strength of the spirit in percentages over or under proof.

  • It is the practice of the officers of the inland revenue to adjust Sikes's hydrometer at 62° F., that being the temperature at which the imperial gallon is defined as containing 10 lb avoirdupois of distilled water.

  • In March 1825 he was created cardinal by Leo XII., and shortly afterwards was entrusted with an important mission to adjust a concordat regarding the interests of the Catholics of Belgium and the Protestants of Holland.

  • had interests in the preservation of the status quo, and wars were waged and treaties concluded to adjust the strength of states in the common interest of preventing any one of them from obtaining undue predominance.

  • Thus, while armaments are increasing, and wars are being fought out in the press and in public discussion, the great powers are steadily working out a system of written law and establishing a judiciary to adjust their differences in accordance with it.'

  • 3 Surely with all the existing activity in the removal of causes of war, in the reduction to precise expression of the rules of law governing the relations of states with one another, in the creation of international judicatures for the application of these rules, in the concluding of treaties specifically framed to facilitate the pacific settlement of difficulties diplomacy may have failed to adjust, in the promotion of democratic civilian armies with everything to lose by war,!and all the other agencies which have been described above, the hope seems warranted that, in no distant future, life among nations will become still more closely assimilated to life among citizens of the same nation, with legislation, administration, reform all tending to the one great object of law, order and peace among men.

  • Mr Chamberlain spoke all over the country, advocating a definite scheme for reorganizing the budget, so as to have more taxes on imports, including food, but proposing to adjust the taxation so as to improve the position of the workingclasses and to stimulate employment.

  • Even the following pope, Benedict XII., a man of the strictest morality, failed, in spite of his mild and pacific disposition, to adjust the conflict with Louis of Bavaria and the eccentric Fraticelli.

  • This condition is one marked by unsteadiness - a sort of flickering rolling - of the eyeballs, and it becomes more marked as they endeavour to adjust their accommodation to near objects.

  • In 1613 he formed one of a deputation to England, in an attempt to adjust those differences which gave rise afterwards to a naval struggle disastrous to Holland.

  • The adjusting processes adjust either the ultimate composition, e.g.

  • undertook to adjust the Gottorp difficulty by the cession of the Gottorp portion of Holstein in exchange for the counties of Oldenburg and Delmenhorst.

  • This was partly due to the cnmmercial and industrial depression of the early years of the century, partly was another outcome of the federal constitution, which made it difficult to adjust the budget to the growing needs of the Empire without disarranging the finances of its constitutent states.

  • It is possible to adjust the apparatus so that a tilt of Tolua sec. of arc, or a change of slope of t in.

  • Whether any earlier attempt was made to adjust the civil to the solar or Sothic year in order to restore the festivals to their proper places in the seasons temporarily or otherwise, is a question of great importance for chronology, but at present it remains unanswered.

  • sent to Egypt as high commissioner to adjust affairs and report on the situation.

  • Meanwhile, however, the personal relations of Alexander and Napoleon were of the most cordial character; and it was hoped that a fresh meeting might adjust all differences between them.

  • He held conferences with Roman divines appointed to adjust differences, and afterwards wrote an Apology for the Augsburg Confession.

  • A Board of Arbitration (1895) has authority to make and publish investigations of all facts relating to strikes and lock-outs, to issue subpoenas for the attendance and testifying of witnesses, and "to adjust strikes or lock-outs by mediation or conciliation, without a formal submission to arbitration."

  • He had a good knowledge of Spanish language and literature, and his long-continued studies in history and his quick judgment enabled him speedily to adjust himself to these new relations.

  • He fitted the lenses in a tube, in order to adjust and preserve their relative distances, and thus constructed his first telescope.

  • For normal eyes the natural adaptation is not to focus for quiteparallel rays, but on objects at a moderate distance, and practically, therefore, most persons do adjust the focus of a telescope, for most distinct and easy vision, so that the rays emerge from the eye-piece very slightly divergent.

  • 17) be a section of the polar axis; it is then easy to adjust the weight P attached to its lower end so that the centre of gravity X of the whole moving parts of the instrument shall be in the vertical (V V) of a line passing through the apex of the hollowed flange p q at q, which flange forms part of the polar axis.

  • The calorimeter is surrounded by an air-jacket connected to a petroleum gauge which indicates any small change of temperature in the calorimeter, and enables the manipulator to adjust the supply of cold water to compensate it.

  • Hence we can adjust these so that the surface shall contain the axes of the two given screws as generators, and that the difference of the corresponding pitches shall have the proper value.

  • In the case of a rigid body we must suppose that those forces adjust themselves so as to preserve the mutual distances of the various particles unaltered.

  • Adjust the length of the plumb-line until it and the body oscillate together in unison.

  • The policy pursued was to declare the permanency of the rights existing at the time of the British interposition, conditionally upon the maintenance of order; to adjust and guarantee the relations of subordinate and tributary chiefs to their superiors so as to prevent all further disputes or encroachments; and to settle the claims of the ousted landholders, who had resorted to pillage or blackmail, by fixing grants of land to be made to them, or settling the money allowances to be paid to them.

  • Immediately after his return to Stockholm, Gustavus endeavoured to reconcile the jarring factions by inducing the leaders to form a composition committee to adjust their differences.

  • One of his most difficult tasks was to adjust the ever-recurring conflicts with Italy, who, while officially supporting the political action of the Triple Alliance, often embarked on courses directly opposed to the interests of Austria-Hungary.

  • Comines wrote well of her that she would have done more prudently if she had endeavoured to adjust the disputes of the rival factions instead of saying "I am of this party, and will maintain it" (Memoires vi.

  • Even the incumbent of a parish is in law a " corporation sole," his benefice a freehold; and until the establishment in 1836, by act of parliament, of the Ecclesiastical Commissioners nothing could be done to adjust the inequalities in the emoluments of the clergy resulting from the natural rise and fall of the value of property in various parts of the country.

  • He modified the legends, not with a view to rationalizing them, but rather to adjust them to popular beliefs.

  • It is clear that errors will arise if the pieces of steel are not truly perpendicular to the plane of the beam, and the adjust - ment of great accuracy would be very tedious.

  • The zero adjust - ment is effected by means of levelling screws in the base of the frame.

  • 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.

  • Meanwhile, Peter Damian and Bishop Anselm of Lucca had been sent by Pope Nicholas to Milan to adjust the difference between the Patarenes and the archbishop and clergy.

  • "We'll adjust," she said, and stared down at her plate.

  • For some reason she had always thought Alex would adjust quickly to any lifestyle.

  • He had the background and the education, but he obviously didn't have the inclination to adjust to the one being forced on him.

  • It didn't take long for Lisa to adjust to her new job.

  • She paused, allowing her eyes to adjust to the dim light.

  • It takes a while to adjust.

  • Now I'm able to adjust my method of operation accordingly.

  • A voice from the other stall cried out the name Julie, but I had opened it too, and with knife at the woman's throat, calmly told her to adjust her clothing and come with me.

  • She said to tell you not to worry, you'll adjust, okay?

  • It took me awhile to adjust to it, too.

  • It'll take a while for you to adjust and for them to adjust to someone new.

  • You'll have some time here with us to adjust before Jule yanks you to Europe.

  • Damian had been considering how to help Sofia adjust.

  • She'd have time and space to adjust without the added confusion of him.

  • He paused long enough for his eyes to adjust.

  • In the meantime, I've got to run out this morning to meet with my financial manager to adjust my plan now that I'm happily unemployed.

  • Perhaps the brief stay on the craft would help her adjust.

  • She was meant to be his, this he didn't doubt, though he couldn't stop the trickle of unease that warned him she may not be able to adjust to their world as easily as he wished.

  • A'Ran turned to adjust her stance before returning to the same pose.

  • The slow movements continued for an hour, with A'Ran pausing between each new one to adjust her stance as needed.

  • He'd hoped she would adjust to his world on her own, never suspecting he'd need to change himself.

  • You know this is a huge shock for him and it's going to take time for him to adjust.

  • The cell was used for two purposes: to give people who had learned Jackson and Sarah's secret time to adjust before being set loose or influenced to forget, and to hold newly turned vampires until they could be trusted to not wipe out the population of a small city.

  • Every time the weather got cold outside, other residents in the complex cranked their heaters up and then he had to adjust his own thermostat.

  • It took an instant for her eyes to adjust to the dim coop interior, and then she found herself staring into the desperate eyes of a red fox.

  • Carmen would probably eventually warm to that alternative, but she needed time to adjust to the idea.

  • She set it on top of the control panel and assessed the results, then activated the generator's artificial intelligence so it would adjust as needed to power the town.

  • She waited for her eyes to adjust and squinted around her.

  • Before return­ing to his room, Dean stopped to adjust the remaining towel beneath Cynthia Byrne's damp head.

  • Before making his phone call, he ordered a Coors just to get a feel for the place and adjust his eyes to the meager light.

  • I'd rather you didn't get too close to them until they adjust to the change.

  • Give her time to adjust.

  • I'm just trying to adjust to being alone again.

  • He's had longer to adjust to the idea.

  • I realized that no matter how much two people love each other, they need time to adjust to each other before they complicate their lives with the responsibility of children.

  • Eventually they would run the Longhorns with the buffalo, and then Brutus could stay with all of them, but the animals would have to be quarantined at first and then allowed to adjust to each other.

  • He needed time to adjust to the idea.

  • He simply needed time to adjust.

  • Was he beginning to adjust to the idea?

  • It wasn't an easy life, though if anyone could adjust and thrive, it was the women Damian, Dusty, and Jule chose.

  • Maybe he knew and thought she would adjust.

  • Think how difficult it would be for the boy to adjust with all this going on.

  • They hadn't given him the opportunity to adjust to the idea before they were bombarding him with life altering decisions.

  • We need time to adjust.

  • Does it take more time to adjust while you're married than it does when you're engaged?

  • Putting off the wedding so they could adjust implied that if they were unable to adjust they wouldn't get married.

  • He had no doubt that they could and would adjust to each other.

  • The cloud-like bedding cushioned her while the bed seemed to adjust to her shape.

  • They walked into the barn through a side door, and Jessi paused to let her eyes adjust.

  • You'd be assigned a Guardian, me, and I'd help you adjust.

  • The wine maker can also correct or adjust the acidity of the wine using tartaric acid to achieve the taste they are looking for.

  • adjust the seasoning if necessary.

  • adjust brightness, contrast, or color, within selected areas.

  • adjust the screw on the top to alter the pressure on the top roller.

  • adjust the height as necessary with more mix.

  • adjust the settings of your VLE to allow Content Packages of up to 100 megabytes.

  • Alternatively you can, of course, manually adjust the size of the text with your web browser.

  • Viewfinder diopter adjustment Adjust the focus of the viewfinder by ±1.

  • Use the Options Panel to adjust alignment, size, and other text properties.

  • ant colony is able to adjust its task allocation to external perturbation.

  • The door armrests, which are also on runners, adjust their position in conjunction with the seats.

  • If possible adjust your chair armrests to the correct height to support the weight of your arms.

  • It may then be necessary to adjust or remove sutures to reduce the astigmatism.

  • The church had to quickly adjust to the cultural background of the day.

  • add chopped chili and adjust the seasoning to taste, adding extra balsamic vinegar if liked.

  • For example, you may wish to adjust brightness, contrast, or color, within selected areas.

  • Sometimes the manufacturers will also adjust the camber in relation to the stiffness of the snowboard's longitudinal flex.

  • With a cotton covered elasticated band, they adjust to fit any size of head, and hold hair securely whilst looking chic.

  • clamping bolts loosened, restart the engine and adjust the throttle idling screws on each carburetor to give the desired idling speed.

  • They 've very comfy, allow you to adjust your trim thanks to the weight pockets near the shoulders and last quite a while.

  • concerted attempt to make changes to adjust to new demands could make for a busy Tuesday.

  • Adjust the focus of the substage condenser for maximum brightness of the central field of view.

  • contributed significantly to a decision to ' adjust ' effort levels.

  • The professional user can adjust any operation via numerical input and can precisely monitor the results using an online densitometer.

  • The system has an alarm that warns of highs or lows, allowing the user to adjust the insulin dosage.

  • Adjust tightness of earring in each ear using clean tissue to hold earring in each ear using clean tissue to hold earring.

  • expediencyonsibility was not to adjust our vision of socialism to the short-term expediencies of the Cuban state.

  • fastening at the front which can be used to adjust tension.

  • Some children seem fearless in new situations and others will take time to adjust.

  • The solution to this is to adjust the height of the desktop or, if this is not possible, to provide a footrest.

  • halftone proof also allows the printer to adjust press setting quickly.

  • headphone socket located on the back panel How do I adjust the volume of the audio?

  • Recline your seat and adjust the headrest " ears " for true comfort while sleeping on our long haul flights.

  • Set the post in place, and adjust the height as necessary with more mix.

  • adjust the humidity further if you like and stay in 10 or so minutes again.

  • inseam length, and adjust from there.

  • No, the platen knob is not to be used to load or adjust paper.

  • Make sure that the printer's paper adjust lever is set to 0 for regular paper and + for envelopes or thicker media.

  • You can drag the map around and adjust the magnification to make best use of the printed area.

  • Check for distracting mannerisms - do not pace, twirl your hair, or adjust your clothing.

  • micrometer screw which is used to adjust the distance a spark must jump.

  • It may be helpful to adjust the illuminating mirror and point the illumination system slightly higher or lower than center.

  • painkiller problem: There is an option in the game to adjust the viewing distance.

  • platen knob is not to be used to load or adjust paper.

  • With long-nosed pliers adjust the micro-switch arms, so that only a tiny amount of pressure is require to activate the micro-switch.

  • pour in the marinade, allow to thicken and adjust the seasoning to taste.

  • It could change rapidly at any time and our response will need to adjust to remain proportionate.

  • Wheel handle push button allows you to lock and unlock the pull handle and to easily adjust it to your preferred height.

  • You should always consider what assistance you will need and adjust ratios as necessary, depending on your program and meeting place.

  • Adjust all pins according to mutual repulsion keeping them on the same ring.

  • The real aircraft had rheostats to adjust the intensity (something not possible in Flight Simulator ).

  • adjust the first bridge saddle to the scale length, measuring from the inside of the nut to the center of the bridge saddle.

  • Without firms prepared to innovate and adjust, economies become sclerotic.

  • I turned round to adjust my mittens, I think, when I heard a slight scuffle but no cry.

  • adjust the seasoning, adding more sugar, vinegar etc according to your taste.

  • But only do this if your unit is extra sensitive or has the ability to adjust the sensitivity to high.

  • And infra-red sensors pick up signals from the hand-held remote control units used to manually adjust the lighting brightness.

  • You will need to get your administrator to adjust the settings of your VLE to allow Content Packages of up to 100 megabytes.

  • In front of the shutter button is the main dial which is used to adjust shutter button is the main dial which is used to adjust shutter speed or aperture settings.

  • In either version, you can adjust the size of all the text by using the relevant function within your own browser.

  • Then adjust the slider to select 800 x 600 or higher.

  • To make things easier, the brightness slider can be used to adjust the tint of the color defined by the RGB sliders.

  • There is a headphone socket located on the back panel How do I adjust the volume of the audio?

  • adjust the spacing of the shelves according to what you are going to store - eg books / CDs.

  • I also had to adjust the positioning of the bell key spatulas which were felt to be a little on the low side.

  • image stabilizers, which adjust for camera shake - useful with pupils holding the camera.

  • Full Step mode that lets you adjust the tempo over a range of 30 through 252 in steps of one.

  • thickens too much, adjust it by whisking in a spoonful of hot water.

  • Easy and fun to ride - simply start it up, hop on, adjust the throttle and off you go!

  • The Razor E300 electric scooter comes with a powerful 300 watt motor and also uses a twist thumb throttle to adjust the speed.

  • throttle I use an air pressure control or a throttling valve to adjust pump speed?

  • Use the keyboard tray mechanism, or keyboard feet, to adjust the tilt.

  • Back to top Can I adjust the forum time zone?

  • When traveling to a different time zone, the circadian clock needs time to adjust.

  • There also remains the option to do nothing, just fill up with unleaded and adjust the timing if pinking occurs.

  • The Vario electric hedge trimmers - comfortable work, you can adjust the handles to suit where you are working.

  • All rooms have radiators with thermostatic radiator valves allowing you to adjust the temperature in each room.

  • Model based largely to adjust variance a doctor specialist.

  • The Chi Machine can adjust the whole spine all the way up to the cervical vertebra.

  • You can adjust excitation voltage, input gain, offset nulling and output scaling.

  • How do I adjust the volume of the audio?

  • To use the instrument, it is well first to adjust the web moved by the screw S, so that its point of intersection with the web (commonly called the " position-web "), which is parallel to the axis of the screw, shall be nearly coincident with the axis of rotation of the micrometer box.

  • The screw Q serves to adjust the axis of O i to coincidence with the centre of the lines of the solar spectrograph, and the screw G then serves to move the slide 132 till the optical axis of 0 2 is coincident with the centre of the lines of the stellar spectrograph.

  • spectrograph is the larger of the two it becomes necessary to adjust the object glass 0 1 farther C Ia from the stellar spectrograph.

  • adjust the frequency so that it has the value of the normal time period of the circuit formed of the condenser and transformer secondary circuit, and thus it is possible to obtain condenser oscillatory discharges free from any admixture with alternating current arc. In this manner the condenser discharge can be started or stopped at pleasure, and long and short discharges made in accordance with the signals of the Morse FIG.

  • The purpose of the movements bears out the contention that the plant is trying to adjust itself to its environment.

  • Closely allied to the question of safety is the problem of preventing jolting at curves; and to obtain easy running it is necessary not merely to adjust the levels of the rails in respect to one another, but to tail off one curve into the next in such a :nanner as to avoid any approach to abrupt lateral changes of direction.

  • The three powers thereupon sent a commission to Samoa to investigate and adjust the difficulties.

  • Known quantities of the solutions are taken, and the temperature of each is accurately measured before mixing, the solutions having been allowed as far as possible to adjust themselves to the same temperature.

  • That attempts have been made to adjust contradictory representations is suggested by the prophecy ascribed to Jeremiah (xxvii.

  • Then we have Selby's Illustrations of British Ornithology, two folio volumes of coloured plates engraved by himself, between 1821 and 1833, with letterpress also in two volumes (8vo, 1825-1833), a second edition of the first volume being also issued (1833), for the author, having yielded to the pressure of the " Quinarian " doctrines then in vogue, thought it necessary to adjust his classification accordingly, and it must be admitted that for information the 6 Copies are said to exist bearing the date 1814.

  • Gold had fallen still further from the diffusion of the Persian treasure, and Alexander struck in both metals on the Attic standard, leaving their relation to adjust itself by the state of the market.

  • In 1855 the emperor of Brazil sent a squadron of eleven men-of-war and as many transports up the Parana to adjust several questions pending between the empire and was that of the right of way by the Paraguay river to the interior Brazilian province of Matto Grosso.

  • The majority he obtained on this occasion enabled him, however, to carry through the Army Education Bill, which tended to magyarize the Hungarian portion of the joint army; and another period of comparative calm ensued, during which Banffy attempted to adjust various outstanding financial and economical differences with Austria.

  • The shapes of the body and lid corresponded so intimately that, whereas the lid could be slipped on easily and smoothly without any attempt to adjust its curves to those of the body, it always fitted so closely that the box could be lifted by grasping the lid only.

  • This exaggerates the passivity of life, and does not sufficiently recognize that the higher organisms largely adjust external to internal relations and adapt their environment to their needs.

  • To prevent misconception he must expand and explain what was obscure, adjust the incidents of the past to the ideas of later times, emphasize the moral lessons to be learned from the national history, and, finally, adapt the rules and regulations of the Old Covenant to the conditions and requirements of his own age.

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