Arch Sentence Examples
Vera was saying with an arch smile.
Both it and the arch are built of Istrian stone.
At the entrance to the latter the senate erected, in his honour, a triumphal arch which is still extant - a fine simple monument with a single opening.
It is homologous with the distal ends of the ceratohyals or ventral elements of the hyoidean or second visceral arch.
She reached the top of the stairs and stared at a similar scene leading past the Arch and all the way up the park toward the city.Advertisement
The result is that the tracery itself has to support the structure above it - is, in fact, constructional - whereas in most other countries the tracery is merely, as it were, a pierced screen filling in a constructional arch.
The arch is surmounted by a triple attic with Corinthian columns; the frieze above the keystone bears, on the north-western side, the inscription aZS' 'Aqvat, OouEw 7rpiv rats, and on the south-eastern, aZS' do' `ASptavoii Kai ou X i Ono-Los 'TO Xis.
All the arches are pointed and slightly horseshoe, preceding therefore by about two and a half centuries the introduction of the pointed arch into Europe.
If you visit Rome and make your way to the Forum, nearby you will see the Arch of Titus.
For masonry, brick or concrete the arch subjected throughout to compression is the most natural form.Advertisement
The arch ring can be treated as a blockwork structure composed of rigid voussoirs.
The stability of such structures depends on the position of the line of pressure in relation to the extrados and intrados of the arch ring.
Generally the line of pressure lies within the middle half of the depth of the arch ring.
By the introduction of hinges the position of the line of resistance can be fixed and the stress in the arch ring determined with less uncertainty.
For an elastic arch of metal there is a more complete theory, but it is difficult of application, and there remains some uncertainty unless (as is now commonly done) hinges are introduced at the crown and springings.Advertisement
So far as superstructure is concerned, more material must be used than for an arch or chain, for the girder is in a sense a combination of arch and chain.
On the other hand, a girder imposes only a vertical load on its piers and abutments, and not a horizontal thrust, as in the case of an arch or suspension chain.
A granite arch built in 1377 over the Adda at Trezzo had a span at low water of 251 ft.
The centre arch has a span of 152 ft., and rises 29 ft.
The voussoirs of the centre arch (all of granite) are 4 ft.Advertisement
The bridge is not continuous in width, there are arch rings on each face, each 16.4 ft.
One centering was used for the two arch rings, supported on dwarf walls which formed a slipway, along which it was moved after the first arch was built.
The stability of such structures depends on the position of the line of pressure relatively to the intrados and extrados of the arch ring.
But if hinges are introduced at crown and springings, the calculation of the stresses in the arch ring becomes simple, as the line of pressures must pass through the hinges.
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After various repairs and strengthenings, including the replacement of the timber girder by an iron one in 1880, this bridge in 1896-1897 was taken down and a steel arch built _ _ __ _ I ?
The chains of each pair were connected by bracing so that they formed a stiff inverted arch resisting deformation in its place.
By curving the top boom of a girder to form an arch and the bottom boom to form a suspension chain, the need of web except for non-uniform loading is obviated.
Baker stated that it had required patching for ninety years, because the arch and the high side arches would not work together.
Expansion and contraction broke the high arch and the connexions between the arches.
The difficulty of casting heavy arch ribs led to the construction of cast iron arches of cast voussoirs, somewhat like the voussoirs of masonry chambers and air locks, a feat unprecedented in the annals of engineering.
The rise of the centre arch is 471 ft., and that of the side arches 46 ft.
The arch rests on rollers and is narrowest at the crown.
The Victoria Falls bridge over the Zambezi, designed by Sir Douglas Fox, and completed in 1905, is a combination of girder and arch having a total length of 650 ft.
The curve of the main arch is a parabola.
Each half arch was supported by cables till joined at the centre.
The deepest part of the valley is crossed by an arch of 541 ft.
It is formed by a crescent-shaped arch, continued on one side by four, on the other side by two lattice girder spans, on iron piers.
The arch is formed by two lattice ribs hinged at the abutments.
The two arch ribs are 652 ft.
The lattice girders of the side spans were first rolled into place, so as to project some distance beyond the piers, and then the arch ribs were built out, being partly supported by wire-rope cables from (3) Draw or Bascule Bridges.
Since the erection of the Forth bridge, cantilever bridges have been extensively used, and some remarkable steel arch and suspension bridges have also been constructed.
The intermediate piers should also have considerable stability, so as to counterbalance the thrust arising when one arch is loaded while the other is free from load.
The girders of the side spans were rolled out so as to overhang the great span by 105 ft., and formed a platform from which parts of the arch could be suspended.
A frame used to support a weight is often called a truss; the stresses on the various members of a truss can be computed for any given load with greater accuracy than the intensity of stress on the various parts of a continuous structure such as a tubular girder, or the rib of an arch.
Produced by long-continued subaerial decay and erosion, in later Cretaceous times this lowland extended from the Atlantic Ocean well toward the interior of North America; since then the whole continent has been generally elevated, and by successive steps the Appalachian belt has been raised to form a wide but relatively low arch.
The master streams of the present have inherited their channels from the drainage systems of the Cretaceous lowland, and though raised athwart the courses of the lowland trunk streams the great arch was developed so slowly that these channels could be maintained through pari passu deepening.
The river is here crossed by three bridges; the (upper) steel arch bridge, built (1895) on the site of the former suspension bridge (built in 1869; blown down in 1889; rebuilt as a suspension bridge) near the Falls, is crossed by double carriageways and footpaths and by an electric railway, and is probably the longest bridge of the kind in the world, being 1240 ft.
A stone arch bridge, with nine arches, built of granite at a cost of $1,700,000 and dedicated in 1908, spans the Connecticut (replacing the old Connecticut river bridge built in 1818 and burned in 1895), and connects Hartford with the village of East Hartford in the township of East Hartford (pop. 1900, 6406), which has important paper-manufacturing and tobacco-growing interests.
Near the Capitol, at the approach of the memorial bridge across the Park river, is the Soldiers' and Sailors' memorial arch, designed by George Keller and erected by the city in 1885 in memory of the Hartford soldiers and sailors who served in the American Civil War.
Amongst the Arabs, lands were either held in common by a whole tribe, under a tenure known as the arch or sabegha, or sometimes, especially in the towns, under a modified form of freehold (melk) by the family.
Both as regards structure and habits, the leopard may be reckoned as one of the more typical representatives of the genus Felis, belonging to that section in which the hyoid bone is loosely connected with the skull, owing to imperfect ossification of its anterior arch, and the pupil of the eye when contracted under the influence of light is circular, not linear as in the smaller cats.
Caelus is sometimes associated with Terra, represented in plastic art as an old, bearded man holding a robe stretched out over his head in the form of an arch.
A broad, low crustal arch extends southward at the junction of the Atlantic and Gulf coastal plains; the emerged half of the arch, constitutes the visible lowland peninsula of Florida; the submerged half extends westward under the shallow Florida.
Flanking strata are even better exhibited in the Bighorn Mountains, the front range of northern Wyoming, crescentic in outline and convex to the northeast, like the Laramie Range, but much higher; here heavy sheets of limestone arch far up towards the range crest, and are deeply notched where consequent streams have cut down their gorges.
Below the town to the north is a single arched bridge of the road, the arch having the span of 381 ft.
The socalled Arco di Riccardo is a half-buried Roman arch with Corinthian pilasters, possibly a triumphal arch, possibly connected with an aqueduct.
A triumphal arch at Vesontio (Besancon), which in return for this service was made a colony, possibly commemorates this victory.
Of the Dominican monastery (1224) there still exists the stately Magdalen tower; while of the Augustinian abbey of St Mary d'Urso (1206) there are the tower and a fine pointed arch.
The zygomatic arch is variously developed, and the position of the jugal is a character for grouping the families.
The front root of the zygomatic arch is nearly vertical, and placed so far back that it is above the second molar, while the orbit - a unique feature among rodents - is almost completely surrounded by bone.
In the skull the zygomatic arch is slender and the jugal bone small and not extending far forwards, being supported by the long zygomatic process of the maxilla, while the infra-orbital foramen is mostly large, and there are no post-orbital processes.
In the skull the tympanic bulla is hollow, the pterygoid fossa shallow and the zygomatic arch slender, with a rudimentary jugal bone.
This was divided from the nave, sometimes by an arch forming part of the structure of the building, sometimes by a screen, or by steps, sometimes by all three (see Chancel).
Crowning the vine-clad hills behind it lie the ruins of the castle, a picturesque ivy-covered arch, whence a fine view is obtained of the Siebengebirge and the Rhine valley as far as Bonn.
The hyoid arch is unlike that of any known mammal.
A concrete arch is reinforced in much the same way as a wall, the stresses being somewhat similar.
The only notable object of antiquity is a triumphal arch, probably of the early 3rd century, in the S.E.
See Heuzey and Daumet, Mission arch.
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The Cordova and Ubeda gates, and the arch of Baeza, are among the remains of its old fortifications, which were of great strength.
It has a central tower surmounted by a spire of the 14th century, which necessitated the building of a massive stone screen across the chancel arch to support the piers.
One of his contemporaries was Edward Lee (c. 1482-1544) arch the battles of the Wilderness, Spottsylvania, North Anna, bishop of York, famous for his attack on Erasmus, who replied to Cold Harbor and the long siege of Petersburg, in which, him in his Epistolae aliquot eruditorum virorum.
As the work grew, a training institution for evangelists was started in Oxford, but soon moved (1886) to London, where, in Bryanston Street near the Marble Arch, the headquarters of the army are now established.
Any citizen could bring an impeachment (eisangelia) against the arch ons.
It was built to consist of two bridges one over the eastern or Damietta branch of the river having 71 arches, the other, over the Rosetta branch, having 61 arches, each arch being of 5 metres or 16.4 ft.
The height of pier from edge of flooring to spring of arch; was 28.7 ft., the spring of the arch being about the surface-level of maximum flood.
In each arch are fitted two gates.
Owing to the discovery of inscriptions relating to the Gens Vitruvia at Formiae in Campania (Mola di Gaeta), it has been suggested that he was a native of that city, and he has been less reasonably connected with Verona on the strength of an existing arch of the 3rd century, which is inscribed with the name of a later architect of the same family name -- "Lucius Vitruvius Cerdo, a freedman of Lucius."
The principal extant monuments are a triple triumphal arch, with inscription, through which ran the road to Xanthus, and the walls, discernible on either hand of it; the theatre, 265 ft.
The mosque of Tulun was built entirely in brick, and is the earliest instance of the employment of the pointed arch in Egypt.
The curve of the arch turns in slightly below the springing, giving a horse-shoe shape.
The beautiful little riverside temple, called the kiosk, was built by Augustus and inscribed by Trajan; and the latest building was the arch of Diocletian.
It encloses a mass of ruins conspicuous in which are a fine triumphal arch, the colonnades of two streets, a gymnasium, &c. A stadium and a theatre lie outside on the south.
Access from the city to the Alhambra Park is afforded by the Puerta de las Granadas (Gate of Pomegranates), a massive triumphal arch dating from the i 5th century.
They are adorned by varieties of foliage, &c.; about each arch there is a large square of arabesques; and over the pillars is another square of exquisite filigree work.
The roof is exquisitely decorated in blue, brown, red and gold, and the columns supporting it spring out into the arch form in a remarkably beautiful manner.
Other important finds were seven statues of women from a sanctuary of Artemis Polo, .a temple and altar of Apollo Pythius, decorative terra-cottas from an archaic Prytaneion, a cemetery with carved and painted tombstones, and remains of a triumphal arch of Caracalla.
The Estates refused to give them an amnesty for seven years; and the arch rebel, Angus Bell the Cat, with Argyll, the young prince, Lennox and other malcontents, declared that he was deposed, and proclaimed his son as his successor and Argyll as chancellor.
The neck is long and curved, and its vertebrae are remarkable for the position of the canal for the transmission of the vertebral artery, which does not perforate the transverse process, but passes obliquely through the anterior part of the pedicle of the arch.
Somehow he has the good fortune to come last, and when he places his stone the arch stands selfsupported."
In cathedrals, monastic churches and the larger parish churches the stalls are fixed seats enclosed at the back and separated at the sides by high projecting arms, and placed in one or more rows on the north and south sides of the choir or chancel, running from the sanctuary to the screen or chancel arch.
It is, therefore, decidedly preferable to employ " muffle-furnaces " in which the heating is performed from without, the fire-gases passing first over the arch and then under the bottom of the muffle.
A stone bridge built by the Romans, and restored at various times, suddenly gave way in 1857 and is now in ruins; it was built on a natural arch, which, 184 ft.
Then comes a series of tombfronts which terminate in a semicircular arch, a feature derived from north Syria, and finally the elaborate façades, from which all trace of native style has vanished, copied from the front of a Roman temple.
In one of these earlier strata, of very great antiquity, there was discovered, in connexion with the shrine, a conduit built of bricks, in the form of an arch.
Outside the town is a handsome triumphal arch in honour of Augustus.
It is a fine headland of granite, pierced by a natural arch, on a coast renowned for its cliff scenery.
Of its old gates the Hohe Tor, modelled after a Roman triumphal arch, is a remarkable monumental erection of the 16th century.
In the realm of art the "middle ages" had already set in before Constantine robbed the arch of Titus to decorate his own, and before those museums of antiquity, the temples, were plundered by Christian mobs.
The triumphal arch is not only far finer than any other in France, but ranks third in size and importance among those still extant in Europe.
To judge from the traces of an inscription, the arch seems to have been erected in honour of Tiberius, perhaps to commemorate his victory over the Gallic chieftain Sacrovir in A.D.
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The Ouveze, a tributary of the Rhone, divides Vaison into two quarters - the Roman and early medieval town on the right bank, and the town of the later middle ages on the left bank, - the two communicating by an ancient Roman bridge consisting of a single arch.
Two of the tower piers and a part of one arch give some indication of the grandeur of the building.
The natural arch that admits one to Mammoth Cave has a span of 70 ft., and from a ledge above it a cascade leaps 59 ft.
It previously consisted of a tower and chancel (with a fine Decorated window) built by Bishop Gower, the piers of the chancel arch being partly built on earlier Norman work, the Herbert Chapel (originally St Ann's) of about the same date as the chancel and rebuilt in the early part of the 16th century, and a nave built in 1739.
So closely allied are these two fishes that their distinctness can be proved only by an examination of the gill-apparatus, the allis shad having from sixty to eighty very fine and long gill-rakers along the concave edge of the first branchial arch, whilst the twaite shad possesses from twenty-one to twenty-seven stout and stiff gill-rakers only.
Through this arch Sikandar Adil Shah, the last king of Bijapur, was brought bound with silver chains, while on a raised platform sat Aurangzeb, the Mogul emperor, who had left Delhi three years previously to conquer the Deccan.
The Perpendicular church of St Martin, with a tower of earlier date, having a Norman arch, is one of the largest ecclesiastical buildings in the county.
The whole region may be looked upon as formed by an arch or anticline of Carboniferous strata, the axis of which runs north and south; the centre has been worn away by erosion, so that the Coal Measures have been removed, and the underlying Millstone Grit and Carboniferous Limestone exposed to the influences which form scenery.
On both sides of the arch, east and west, the Coal Measures remain intact, forming outcrops which disappear towards the sea under the more recent strata of Permian or Triassic age.
The northernmost member of the high plateaus is a broad east-west trending arch known as the Uinta Mountains.
Most interesting among these are the Henry Mountains, formed by the intrusion of molten igneous rock between the layers of sediments, causing the overlying layers to arch up into dome mountains.
The facial portion of the skull is very short; a long process of the maxillary bone descends from the anterior part of the zygomatic arch; and the ascending ramus of the mandible is remarkably high.
A charter of Offa, king of Mercia (785), deals with the conveyance of certain land to the monastery of St Peter; and King Edgar restored the church, clearly defining by a charter dated 951 (not certainly genuine) the boundary of Westminster, which may be indicated in modern terms as extending from the Marble Arch south to the Thames and east to the City boundary, the former river Fleet.
It was originally Norman of the 12th century, and the chancel arch and low vaulted chancel, in this style, are very fine.
Latyshev (St Petersburg, 1890); Materials for the Archaeology of Russia, published by the Imp. Arch.
At one point in its course it is crossed by the Rumichaca arch, a natural arch of stone, popularly known as the "Inca's bridge," which with the Minima gorge should be classed among the natural wonders of the world.
Sala is an elevated platform surmounted by a triple arch, and approached by a flight of steps.
Merwa is a similar platform, formerly covered with a single arch, on the opposite side of the valley.
Part of the street crosses the Denburn ravine (utilized for the line of the Great North of Scotland railway) by a fine granite arch of 132 ft.
A little to the west is the Auld Brig o' Balgownie, a picturesque single arch spanning the deep black stream, said to have been built by King Robert I., and celebrated by Byron in the tenth canto of Don Juan.
The portion of an anticline which has been removed by denudation is the "aerial arch," dotted in fig.
The later houses employ a very flat arch, the use of which goes on in some of the houses and smaller churches of the Renaissance.
But Arch bishop Winchelsea had returned from exile in a belli gerent mood, and the place of Norfolk and Hereford was taken by an ambitious prince of the royal house, Thomas, earl of Lancaster, the son of the younger brother of Edward I.
He Arch imprisoned some of them, and wished to try his late chancellor, Archbishop Stratford, for embezzlement, in the court of the exchequer.
The roof of the mouth is formed by the palate, terminating behind by a muscular, contractile arch, having in man and a few other species a median projection called the uvula, beneath which the mouth communicates with the pharynx.
Among other conspicuous buildings are the large barracks and other military establishments; the town hall; and the Brandenburg gate, in the style of a Roman triumphal arch.
The retorts are heated externally and are set in an arch, the construction depending upon the number of retorts, which varies from three to twelve.
The arch and its retorts is termed a bed or setting, and a row of beds constitutes a bench.
Condensation takes place in the ascension pipe, in the arch piece leading to the hydraulic main, and to a still greater extent in the hydraulic main itself where the gas has to pass through water.
Ascension pipes give trouble unless they are frequently cleared by an instrument called an "auger," whilst the arch pipe is fitted with hand holes through which it may be easily cleared in case of stoppage.
Amongst the numerous buildings with which Caracalla adorned the city, the most famous are the thermae, and the triumphal arch of Septimius Severus in the forum.
The second great mountain-system of Austria, the Carpathians, occupy its eastern and north-eastern portions, and stretch in the form of an arch through Moravia, Silesia, Galicia and Bukovina, forming the frontier towards Hungary, within which territory they principally extend.
It is chiefly characterized by the almost universal employment of the pointed arch, not only in arches of wide span such as those of the nave arcade, but for doorways and windows.
The actual introduction of the pointed arch took place at a much earlier date, as in the nave arcade of the Cistercian Abbey of Buildwas (1140), though the clerestory window above has semicircular arches.
In the old town is a Roman triumphal arch, said to have been erected during the 3rd century A.D.
In the second place, Isidore wishes to increase the strength and cohesion of the churches; he tries to give absolute stability to the diocese and the ecclesiastical province; he reinforces the rights of the bishop and his comprovincials, while he initiates a determined campaign against the chorepiscopi; finally, as the keystone of the arch he places the papacy.
In their general policy the Sudan government adopted a system of very light taxation; low taxation being in countries such as Egypt and the Sudan the keystone of the political arch.
It completely embraces the truncated cylindrical tympanohyal, which is of great size, corresponding with the large development of the whole anterior arch of the hyoid.
The transverse processes of the lumbar vertebrae are long, flattened, and project horizontally outwards or slightly forward from the arch.
He saw the zodiacal band at midnight as a complete arch spanning the sky, agreeing in this point with the observations of Barnard.
One anomaly of his observations is, his description of the arch as sometimes so bright as to resemble the Milky Way, a condition which would make it easily visible at ordinary altitudes.
All the apartments open into the court; and on the south side is an open alcove, with a marble floor, and raised dais round three sides, covered with cushions; the front wall is supported by an ornamented Saracenic arch.
Embolomeri, with the centra and intercentra equally developed disks, of which there are thus two to each neural arch; these disks perforated in the middle for the passage of the notochord.
C. Labyrinthodonta, with simple biconcave vertebral disks, very slightly pierced by a remnant of the notochord and supporting the loosely articulated neural arch.
Microsauria, nearest the reptiles, with persistent notochord completely surrounded by constricted cylinders on which the neural arch rests.
Branchiosauria, nearest to the true batrachians; with persistent non-constricted notochord, surrounded by barrel-shaped, bony cylinders formed by the neural arch above and a pair of intercentra below, both these elements taking an equal share in the formation of a transverse process on each side for the support of the rib.
This plan of structure, apparently evolved out of the rhachitomous type by suppression of the pleurocentra and the downward extension of the neural arch, leads to that characteristic of frogs in which, as development shows, the vertebra is formed wholly or for the greater part by the neural arch (14).
This mode of formation of both the arch and the greater part or whole of the so-called centrum from the same cartilage explains why there is never a neuro-central suture in these batrachians.
In these batrachians the pectoral arch falls into two distinct types - the arciferous, in which the precoracoid (+clavicle) and coracoid are widely separated from each other distally and connected by an arched cartilage (the epicoracoid), the right usually overlapping the left; and the firmi- sternal, in which both precoracoid and coracoid nearly abut on the median line, and are only narrowly separated by the more or less fused epicoracoids.
The pelvic arch of some of the Stegocephalia contained a well ossified pubic element, whilst in all other batrachians only the ilium, or the ilium and the ischium are ossified.
Iulius regis Donni f (ilius) Cottius praefectus civitatium quae subscriptae sunt"- erected a triumphal arch in honour of Augustus in 9-8 B.C., which is still standing.
The churchyard, however, is entered by a Norman gateway, and there survives also a magnificent isolated bell-tower dating from 1533, of the best ornate Perpendicular workmanship. The abbey walls surround the churchyard, but almost the only other remnant is a single Decorated arch.
An arch separated it from a large living room with a huge fireplace.
She said she was near the big one-sided McDonald'sâ€”she meant the arch.
I saved you from Hell, and I saved you from those things at theâ€¦at the Arch.
She was prattling on about the planet Zzz where some arch villain who closely resembled Jerome Shipton, was to meet his due while climbing an icy cliff, in hot pursuit of a fair maiden whom Dean took to be a greatly slimmed down version of the author.
In the third bay from the west is a doorway with a two-centred, chamfered arch of two orders.
About 2m higher up is relieving arch of shale blocks on edge.
A modern wooden screen below a two-centred arch divides the chamber from the north aisle.
Four-centred arch at west end leads back to tower.
On the triumphal arch of Titus in Rome there is a carving of Titus ascending to heaven.
Above the chancel arch, there is a doom painting.
These two books between them stand like pillars of a proscenium arch, framing the perspectives of the looming twentieth century.
One 14th century window has an elegant curved ogee arch and there are attractively carved corbels around other windows.
Try resting on a lever arch file, or a purpose made or purchased angled desk top.
Timber chocking next ensured a close and continuous support for the remaining masonry arch rings.
The doorway is a 4 centered arch in chamfered and carved architrave.
Aurora arch was first seen at 2100 UTC.
The arched entrance itself is surmounted by a stone balustrade, echoed at third floor level by a timber balustrade and arch.
There is an arch at 33m, outside of which schools of huge barracuda hang in the blue.
Tall panel framing with arch braces visible at rear.
Never use a " hiding place ", eg, inside the wheel arch or front bumper.
London open-top tour busses stop next to Marble Arch near to the hotel.
The remains are now no more than a triangular building platform, with a sand stone arch leading into a vaulted cellar.
The arch has to be built around a timber centering which will support the sections until keystone is in place.
Inside, a double chamfered nave arch on semi circular responds.
At the southwest corner of the shaft an arch leads from the base of the shaft into a high rift.
Each arch [was] cinquefoiled, and the whole surmounted by an embattled cornice with small pinnacles.
The remnants of the arch are known as the sacral cornu, and are located on either side of the hiatus.
Proscenium arch survives, with top cresting, blocked by later inserted cinema screen.
The responds of the tower arch have simple stiff-leaf crockets.. .
A wheel arch that is covered with Ultraseal is a good indication that the tire has experienced a controlled deflation.
This prepares the palatal arch for the developing dentition.
Here was her precious son being whisked out of her protective bosom into an unknown arch enemy... .
The plantar fascia is a fibrous support for the arch of the foot.
The dining area leads through an arch to the newly fitted kitchen.
Thunderbirds 1 What is the name of the arch foe of the Tracy family?
A feature of the nave over the chancel arch and along the walls are the 19 th century frescoes by Edward Frampton.
The first building was put up in the early twelfth century and consisted of a simple stone gatehouse with an arch at each end.
Can a greater amberjack ever have 23 gill rakers on the first gill arch?
The bridge has a headway of 4.34m (14'3 ") under the center arch.
In religious iconography, being shown beneath an arch is a traditional sign of divinity.
An arch criminal named The Vampire uses a drug to turn a woman into a mindless idiot.
The Kings Arms is a 16th century coaching inn where the main entrance was through the arch leading to the stables.
I shall have more to say about the future of the Royal Arch at the annual investiture of Supreme Grand Chapter.
The west doorway is modern and has molded jambs and a two centered arch.
The Museum in Docklands holds objects related to the whaling industry, including a giant pair of whale jawbones set up as an arch.
On the south side below the chancel arch is a carved oak eagle lectern.
Admission to M Arch programs can be granted to students without professional degrees in architecture who are seeking the path to professional licensure.
On rear of main range can be seen a large blocked arch with cambered lintel, probably a doorway to the original barn.
Windows on rear range of 2 or 3 light double or triple rounded arch head within the stone lintel band.
The Soviets claim to build a flat brick arch lintel of six meters without a steel beam.
The steps to the rood loft are still visible in the chancel arch.
Tudor Arch A shallow pointed arch usually in stone but also appears on wooden mantels.
The house is approached through a large stone arch, in a secluded cobbled mews, closed to through-traffic.
The evil duo have even managed to get their own spin-off, without their arch nemesis - a sitcom called the Brak Show.
A small piscina with cusped arch by E arcade respond remains from former N chapel.
They consist of a body and an arch with seven bony protrusions or processes at the rear.
The chancel is just a poised arch with a wooden pulpit below.
A beautiful stone pulpit stands on the north side of the chancel arch.
A row of pupils stood either side of the dancers the entire route, holding aloft badminton racquets in a wide arch.
The restored original arch is below the narrow roadway.
Rood beam A beam, across the arch leading to the choir in the church, supporting the rood beam A beam, across the arch leading to the choir in the church, supporting the rood.
The tall chancel arch has an anchor rood above the plain stone screen that divides the main sections of the church.
They were sometimes surmounted by the royal arms, although this more commonly took the place of the former rood above the chancel arch.
The aperture for the single bell has a two-centred arch with chamfered dressings in buff-yellow sandstone.
Inside the church, an ornately decorated sedilia survives, where a bench was enclosed under a single arch.
At gallery level, a large, almost segmental arch in the west wall is paneled off, and on this the Royal Arms.
A scallop shell niche below the arch contains a ribboned wreath around a cross.
Three medieval sepulchral slabs are set against the wall to the south of the arch.
The Florence arch is made from machined pressure impregnated softwood with a laminated curved top.
A triple wooden arcade is set below it consisting of wide two-centred arches on either side of a narrower arch with carved spandrels.
The foliate spandrels of the cusping to the central arch is another step away from Cistercian austerity.
Two-centred wooden archway on south, the arch acting as bracing for a peaked collar with cusped struts above.
Arch's dress in particular was strongly suggestive of such a mission.
The pads are fully lined and wool flocked with fixed arch and proper terrets.
It has a two-centred arch with a renewed hoodmould over three cinquefoiled, two-centred lights with foiled panel tracery above.
Four pointed arch windows, ground floor blanks upper with renewed y tracery, partly boarded, with one blocked.
The arch of the vertebra features a small knob or prominence, called an anterior tubercle.
Now pull the string tight, then lie it down, remove the string and stand the arch upright.
The normal trick is to mount the filter under the wheel arch or the rear valance.
Shoes made to fit swollen or big feet should have a long vamp, which provides good arch support for big feet.
The concrete road bridge replaced the original four arch viaduct that crossed the cutting.
His arch villain is Texan attorney Edward A Clark.
Alternate pink and gray voussoirs form a relieving arch.
Lever arch folders are slightly harder wearing but not much use unless your evidence is quite weighty.
The electric winch inside the prompt side pros arch.
The wreathed arch over the passage into the chancel, is of curious workmanship.
The arch, erected about A.D.
And its use has been traced through the Egyptians to the Greeks and Romans, representations of Trajan (arch of Constantine) and Antoninus Pius (reverse of a medal) being found with it.
Externally it is an irregular octagon, each face consisting of a lower storey with a semicircular arch (in three cases occupied by a portal), with sculptures by Antelami, four tiers of small columns supporting as many continuous architraves, and forming open galleries, and above these (an addition of the Gothic period) a row of five engaged columns supporting a series of pointed arches and a cornice.
The generative organs consist of one or two tubes, in the upper After Galeb, Arch.
The dorsal or hyomandibular portion of this same arch is transformed into the auditory chain, ending in the fenestra ovalis.
The atlas is composed of three pieces; a pair of lateral ele ptz pt.z W " ments (the right and left dorsal arch pieces) joining above the spinal cord, and a ventral piece equivalent to the first basiventral elements, i.e.
The objection to the arch is more clearly shown 1 It is very generally held that this "Blue Mosque" dates only from the 15th century (see Tabriz).
The mosque of Khaseki, supposed to have been an old Christian church, is chiefly distinguished for its prayer niche, which, instead of being a simple recess, is crowned by a Roman arch, with square pedestals, spirally fluted shafts and a rich capital of flowers, with a fine fan or shell-top in the Roman style.
He deserves well of posterity for his services to learning and art; the restoration of the Arch of Constantine; the enrichment of the Capitoline museum with antique marbles and inscriptions, and of the Vatican library with oriental manuscripts (see Assemani); and the embellishment of the city with many buildings.
There is also a picture gallery containing works by local masters, Pietro Alamanni, Cola d'Amatrice, Carlo Crivelli, &c. The bridges across the ravines which defend the town are of considerable importance; the Ponte di Porta Cappucina is a very fine Roman bridge, with a single arch of 71 ft.
A jewelled cross rises from the large front plaque, and an arch bearing the name of the emperor Conrad springs across from the back of this cross to the back of the crown.
The substructure consists of (a) the piers and end piers or abutments, the former sustaining a vertical load, and the latter having to resist, in addition, the oblique thrust of an arch, the pull of a suspension chain, or the thrust of an embankment; and (b) the foundations below the ground level, which are often difficult and costly parts of the structure, because the position of a'bridge may be fixed by considerations which preclude the selection of a site naturally adapted for carrying a heavy structure.
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.
When such a rib is erected on centering without initial stress, the subsequent compression of the arch under its weight inflicts a bending stress and excess of compression in the upper member at the crown.
They begin to be formed after the origin of the leaves, but grow much more rapidly than the leaves, and in this way they arch over the young leaves and form protective chambers wherein the parts of the leaf may develop. In the figs, magnolia and pondweeds they are very large and completely envelop the young leaf-bud.
In the 11th century they became ex-of f icio arch-chancellors of Italy (see Arch Chancellor), and by the Golden Bull of 1356 they were finally placed among the electors (Kurfiirsten) of the Empire.
It is covered with an arch and heated on the top from one side (1), either by an ordinary coal-grate or by a gas-producer.
Then comes a series of tombfronts which terminate in a semicircular arch, a feature derived from north Syria, and finally the elaborate faÃ§ades, from which all trace of native style has vanished, copied from the front of a Roman temple.
Next in constancy are the " sublingual," closely associated with the last-named, at all events in the locality in which the secretion is poured out; and the " zygomatic," found only in some mammals in the cheek, just under cover of the anterior part of the zygomatic arch, the duct entering the mouth-cavity near that of the parotid.
The arch near the Vardar Gate - a massive stone structure probably erected towards the end of the 1st century A.D., was destroyed in 1867 1 Charger, a large flat plate (see Charge).
Rood beam A beam, across the arch leading to the choir in the church, supporting the rood.
In the second stage is a doorway with a segmental arch, reached by stone steps.
The soffit of the arch is decorated with seven painted panels.
The existing masonry arch and spandrel walls were retained for esthetic requirements and new parapets were provided in a style similar to the existing.
Roof of four bays with four molded tie-beams supported on short wall posts and arch braces which spring from wooden corbels.
The curving stonework of the side wall of the original Britannia Road arch can be seen behind the box culvert sections.
Arch 's dress in particular was strongly suggestive of such a mission.
The proscenium arch was built of plywood and suspended from the roof of the hall.
The pipes of a modern organ are situated over the tower arch at the west end.
Four pointed arch windows, ground floor blanks upper with renewed Y tracery, partly boarded, with one blocked.
The Arch has the shape of a canal bridge rather than a railroad or tramway bridge.
Exhibits should not be placed in lever arch files but should be fastened securely, for example by treasury tags.
On the edge of the site stands the triumphal arch named Hadrian 's Arch.
In the largest painting, round the chancel arch, souls are being summoned from their graves by trumpeting angels.
Many hats went flying through the air during the photographic session, which was held below the famous whalebone arch.
The McDonald's golden arch logo is iconic throughout the world.
Along the way, they meet other colorful friends and the arch villain fox.
See that the sole lining has some contouring to accommodate the arch of your foot (arch-supports).
See that the side lining has some contouring to accommodate the arch of your foot (arch-supports).
Sneakers meant for high-impact sports like basketball and lawn tennis usually have enhanced heel and arch supports to minimize the impacts of heavy steps.
You can also pick up other types of arch support, insoles, and more.
If you have a bad back, look for a softer, more flexible shaft so that you don't arch your back too much when you swing.
The arch of your lower back should be supported by the chair backrest.
If you are using an arch or more elaborate design, draw it onto a sheet of paper and trace it onto the plywood and then cut the shape out of the plywood.
This makes it impossible to get an arch without shaving the end of my brows and making the end of my brows with an eye brow powder.
Enhancing the arch, even minimally, opens up the eye area, resulting in a cleaner look.
Finally, arch eyebrows and keep them tweezed.
Once the eyelid is completely shaded, use the same brush to fill in the area below the eyebrow, making sure to follow the natural arch of your eyebrow.
The program includes basic vector shapes like rectangle, square, circle, pentagon, star, arch and arrow.
The camber is a weighted arch at the center.
Many come with either an arch or two columns decorated with falling stars and lights.
Entire sets with an arch are available that give you the look of the particular location you chose.
The brackets connect with an arch wire that runs through all of them and exerts pressure on the teeth to move them into their new, correct position.
For example, balloons are inexpensive, but a few ballons can decorate an arch, pillars, or gift tables.
Create a balloon or floral garland arch over the cake table to give it even more significance.
Get a doorway arch for your main entrance, or make your own using garland, berries, wire, and lights.
Have a simple wire arch for standing beneath.
Decorate a wedding trellis or arch with silk flowers before bringing it to the ceremony site.
Renting a wedding arch and decorating it with flowers, greenery, or even balloons is an easy way to decorate if there is no stage or gazebo available.
Some simple bows tied around the ceremony and reception chairs, a wedding arch, tablecloths, and some centerpieces of wild flowers are simple but stunning.
However, you can still bring in Asian accents to add a bit more flair and style to the tent, like by encasing the tent stakes in bamboo and tying with gold ribbons or creating a bridal arch underneath a ceremony tent in cherry blossoms.
Outdoor brides can do this easily by selecting an outdoor fall wedding ceremony location with a rustic bridge, and arch of colorful trees, or a stately garden pathway.
Say your vows beneath a painted lattice arch.
However, if there isn't a gazebo, you may need to bring in a wedding backdrop, columns or bridal arch to create the ceremony stage.
Cut apart a cupcake liner so that the bottom circle is removed and the cupcake liner can be spread out in a slightly curved arch or fan shape.
Your voice is carrying everything, emotion, arch, and subtext.
Tennis courts can be slippery, and modern tennis shoes are designed to keep your child steady on the court while providing proper arch and ankle support.
Enjoy soaring above the famous arch at land's end.
Most of the boat tours along the Mississippi River are day cruises, which showcase slices of Americana, from the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri, to Civil War battle sites in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
The flowers appear in panicles at the ends of the shoots, and in this case every growth is bearing its feathery head of blossoms, so that they arch out in a singularly graceful manner.
In C. minor the flower-stems arch over, so that at the apex of the stem the delicate yellow tube-shaped bloom is hidden by the pale green leaves.
Winter is an ideal time for this task because you can easily clear the vine away from the arbor, arch or pergola and inspect it carefully.
If you plan to also exercise standing up, make sure your shoes have a good arch support, and a cushioned elevated heel to absorb shock.
Wear supportive shoes - Arch support and supportive cushioning will, in term, support the leg and foot muscles.
Also on the way are special work-friendly designs with added arch support and other features.
In fact, other than the presence of our arch nemesis (and an onslaught of other foes to boot), this need not be a hedgehog related game at all.
As they arch into the sky above the pond, move various leaves that are growing on branches to intercept Hanenbows.
In fact other than the presence of Sonic's arch nemesis (and an onslaught of other foes to boot) this need not be a hedgehog related game at all.
Wait for the guard to get even farther away then jump on to the ledge and use the higher ledge to pull yourself on top of the doorway arch and drop to the other side.
The aortic arch is the first artery to carry blood as it leaves the heart.
High blood pressure (hypertension) affects parts of the body supplied by arteries that branch off the aortic arch above the narrowing.
Infants born with DiGeorge sequence can have heart defects such as a malformed aortic arch and tetralogy of Fallot.
A constipated baby may strain, cry, draw the legs toward the abdomen, or arch the back when having a bowel movement.
Fundal height-Measured by a tape measure from the top of the symphysis pubis, over the arch of the growing uterus, to the top of the fundus.
Third position can be done either with the right heel tucked in front of the left arch or with the left heel tucked into the right arch.
To create a new brow shape, first determine where precisely your brow should begin, arch, and end.
The arch of the brow is naturally over the outer third of the eye, roughly even with the edge of the iris (colored portion of the eye) when looking straight ahead.
The arch or highest point of the eyebrow usually falls just above the outer point of the eye's iris.
A combination of eyebrow length and arch, coupled with sturdy pencils and blending shadows, will allow you to achieve stunningly beautiful eyebrows.
You can always visit a pro for a professional shaping, but if you're a girl on a budget there are many different kits available that will help you create the perfect arch to draw attention to your peepers.
It takes a few tools and cosmetic products to create that perfect arch and instead of picking up several different products from a few different brands, an eyebrow kit includes everything you need to perfectly shape your brows.
There's no doubt a professional brow waxing creates a clean arch, but with appointments needed every four weeks to maintain shape, professional waxing can be costly and time consuming.
Pay special attention to the arch area and make sure it's free of stray hair.
Additionally, extra wide straps arch around the shoulder blades and lower back to ensure a perfect combination of fit, comfort and support.
Brows were heavy and well-groomed with a strong arch.
The diamond in a cathedral setting is set in a high arch mount that frames the entire ring.
The romance of an elegant cathedral with its arched gables and luxurious curves is captured in every basic cathedral setting, where the band of the ring splits, forming an upper and lower segment with the distinctive arch between them.