Appellations sentence example
Although the term " algebra " is now in universal use, various other appellations were used by the Italian mathematicians during the Renaissance.
Spread over 15 different appellations, his range positively rings with great Burgundian names!
Other race mixtures consist of the zambos (the African-Indian cross), an Asiatic graft upon these various crosses, and an extremely confusing intermixture of the various crosses, for which the Spanish races have descriptive appellations.
Besides the imposing proportions of its chambers, the cavern is remarkable for the variegated beauty of its stalactite formations, some resembling transparent drapery, others waterfalls, trees, animals or human beings, the more grotesque being called by various fanciful appellations.
Modern names, more or less similar to the ancient appellations, have been noted in different parts of the Dead Sea area; but no certain identification can be based on these similarities.Advertisement
Besides these political divisions there are certain parts of Germany which, not conterminous with political boundaries, retain appellations derived either from former tribal settlements or from divisions of the old Holy Roman Empire.
Except in some districts of the Marches and in certain tracts lying along the South Wales coast, nearly all parishes, villages, hamlets, farms, houses, woods, fields, streams and valleys possess native appellations, which in most cases are descriptive of natural situation, e.g.
Mirabeau, Mounier and others proposed various appellations.
Under this denomination he comprised Servians, Croats, Slovenes and Bulgarians, anticipating the modern appellations of the Yugo-Sloveni (Southern Slays).
This gave rise to the later appellations Do-Dank and Chahar Dank, i.e.Advertisement
The single domaine wines, at the top end represent the apogee of their respective appellations.
The word "pear" or its equivalent occurs in all the Celtic languages, while in Slavonic and other dialects different appellations, but still referring to the same thing, are found - a diversity and multiplicity of nomenclature which led Alphonse de Candolle to infer a very ancient cultivation of the tree from the shores of the Caspian to those of the Atlantic. A certain race of pears, with white down on the under surface of their leaves, is supposed to have originated from P. nivalis, and their fruit is chiefly used in France in the manufacture of Perry (see Cider).
Notwithstanding these and other idiosyncratic appellations, European mathematicians have adhered to the older name, by which the subject is now universally known.
July And August, Likewise, Were Anciently Denominated Quintilis And Sextilis, Their Present Appellations Having Been Bestowed In Compliment To Julius Caesar And Augustus.
The latter had for some years perceived the influence exercised in benefit societies by badges and titular appellations, and he further endeavoured to devise some quaint phraseology which would be attractive to the working classes.Advertisement
Appellations are most often used to classify European wine, especially French wines.
Grand Cru appellations are those with a reputation for producing high quality wines.
The region has 21 appellations, many that produce spectacular Pinot Noir wines.
Located in the Rhône River Valley, the region has multiple appellations that each produce uniquely styled wines with different grape compositions.
You can find the following major appellations in the Rhône.Advertisement
The region is one of California's best appellations for growing Cabernet Sauvignon, making powerful wines with sturdy tannins.
The premise for their Cab was to use the best grapes from the best California appellations, age it up to five years, first in American oak barrels for 24 to 30 months, and then bottle and cellar it for another 18 months.
Speaking of the Willamette Valley, this American Viticulture Area (AVA) produces the most Pinot Noir of all the Appellations in the country.
It is home to nearly 10,000 wineries (chateaux) and 57 different appellations.
Two other key systems are the Vino da Tavola, or table wine, which simply notes that the wine does not follow the wine laws of the DOC and DOCG appellations.Advertisement
The Artisan Collection wines are small production, often single vineyard wines that showcase the talents of our winemaking team as well as the diversity of the Napa Valley appellations.
But they attest their tribal relations by their appellations, which are commonly drawn from the name of the tribe and not of the town itself.
From his time onwards various names of tribes are enumerated, and to some extent geographically located, most of these appellations being Greek words, applied to the tribes by strangers in virtue of what seemed to be their leading characteristics, e.g.
Their appellations are purely meteorological.
In the Koran great prominence is given to his function as the medium of divine revelation, and, according to the Mahommedan interpreters, he it is who is referred to by the appellations "Holy Spirit" and "Spirit of Truth."Advertisement
Even if Pierre were not a Frenchman, having once received that loftiest of human appellations he could not renounce it, said the officer's look and tone.