According to the annals, incessant war prevailed between Baasha and Abijah's successor, Asa.
340); and Hemsley finds that not less than 75% of the genera in the flora of eastern North America are represented in the old world, and, according to Asa Gray, 50% in Europe.
Labrusca, reappears in Japan), and others; an assemblage, as long ago pointed out by Asa Gray, which can only be paralleled in the Chino-japanese region, another centre of preservation of Miocene types.
24 seq.) - it is not stated upon whom Asa could rely.
Asa utilized the treasure of the Temple and palace to induce the Syrians to break off their relations with Baasha.
Asa, it is evident, was too weak to achieve the remarkable victory ascribed to him in 2 Chron.
Asa and Baasha 11 Kings xv.
American literature began as far back as 1788, when a report on the Hessian fly was issued by Sir Joseph Banks; in 1817 Say began his writings; while in 1856 Asa Fitch started his report on the " Noxious Insects of New York."
William McKinley, Jr...1890-1892 1892-1896 Asa S.
A former member of the board, Asa Mahan (1800-1889), who had strongly disapproved of the action of the trustees, came to Oberlin, and became the first president of the college.
Of those in the United States of America, the chief, formed by Asa Gray, is the property of Harvard university; there is also a large one at the New York Botanical Garden.
It was first observed in 1856 by Asa Fitch (1809-1878), who did not suspect its mischief, and called it Pemphigus vitifoliae.
xii.); the illness of Asa is preceded by a denunciation for relying upon Syria, and the chronology is changed to bring the fault near the punishment (2 Chron.
7); the invasion of Zerah in Asa's reign (2 Chron.
xiv.; see AsA); Jehoshaphat's wars and judicial measures (2 Chron.
On the Hessian fly, Cecidomyia destructor, Say, the May brood of which produces swellings immediately above the joints of barley attacked by it, see Asa Fitch, The Hessian Fly (Albany, 1847), reprinted from Trans.
1° Asa Fitch, First and Second Rep. on the Noxious.
The following are examples of the standing formulae used by the compiler for the purpose :-" In the twentieth year of Jeroboam king of Israel began Asa to reign over Judah.
" In the third year of Asa king of Judah began Baasha the son of Ahijah to reign over all Israel in Tirzah (and reigned) twenty and four years " (ibid.
This very large group of plants is characterized by the possession of a special type of conidiophore - the basidium, which gives its name to the group. The basidium is a unicellular or multicellular structure from which four basidiospores arise as outgrowths; it starts asa binucleate structure, but soon, like the ascus, becomes uninucleate by the fusion of the two nuclei.
See further ASA, Omri, and Jews (History), §§ 7, 9.
Mauch Chunk was for many years the home of Asa Packer, the projector and builder of the Lehigh Valley railroad from Mauch Chunk to Easton.
K., at 16,000, Malvastrum phyllanthos, Asa Gray, at 16,500, Draba obovata, Benth., at 16,660, and Ranunculus praemorsus, Kth., at 16,500 - all on Chimborazo.
In March 1897 he was appointed, by Governor Asa S.
This institution was founded in 1865 by Asa Packer, who then gave $500,000 and 60 acres (afterwards increased to 115 acres) of land in the borough, and by his will left to the university library $500,000, and to the university an endowment of $1,500,000 and a large interest (about one-third) in his estate.
It was fortified by Asa (1 Kings xv.
Fendleri, a native of the mountains of New Mexico and Arizona, was considered by Asa Gray to be likewise a form of S.
(6) A prophet in the reign of Asa, king of Judah (2 Chron.
Timothy Dwight (1752-1847) urged the use of the means of grace, thought Hopkins and Emmons pantheistic, and boldly disagreed with their theory of " exercises," reckoning virtue and sin as the result of moral choice or disposition, a position that was also upheld by Asa Burton (1752-1836), who thought that on regeneration the disposition of man got a new relish or " taste."
Asa Loki was a being of mixed race, half god, half giant, and wholly mischievous and evil.
ASA, in the Bible, son (or, perhaps, rather brother) of Abijah, the son of Rehoboam and king of Judah (I Kings xv.
Galilee was invaded and Baasha was forced to return; the building material which he had collected at Ramah being used by Asa to fortify Geba, and Mizpah to the immediate north of Jerusalem.
Asa was succeeded by his son Jehoshaphat.
is scarcely tenable considering Asa's weakness; but inroads by desert hordes frequently troubled Judah, and if the tradition be correct in locating the battle at Mareshah it is probable that the invaders were in league with the Philistine towns.
Asa, son of Abijah, followed his father's policy, and bought the aid of Syria, whereby he was enabled to destroy the border fort that Baasha had erected (1 Kings xv.
adjudicatean>adjudicating on alcohol cases, the ASA will, of course, be primarily applying the rules themselves.
asylum support appeal form must be lodged (i.e. received by the ASA) within 3 working days of the decision.
This has occurred despite the fact that in many instances the ASA has no legal backstop.
By 1856 the circle has grown to include the American botanist, Asa Gray.
Case studies illustrate the text and hyperlinked cross-references help users to access related subjects and other sites such as the ASA.
frenzy of activity outside the verandah of the famous Asa Wright Nature Center.
Further analysis revealed that ASA were associated with specific lots of vaccine that contained squalene.
Speedo is the Official Supplier to British swimming and the ASA and provides valuable investment for swimming from grassroots through to elite level.
weakly positive reaction for ASA.
(see AsA) is intelligible if the historical foundation for the story be a raid by Arabians, but in xvi.
asa = Lat.
2 Hence the two sieges of the Philistine Gibbethon by the Israelites (above) obviously have some significance for Judaean history, but the Judaean annals unfortunately afford no help (see AsA).
"Yahweh judges"), in the Bible, son of Asa, and king of Judah, in the 9th century B.C. During his period close relations subsisted between Israel and Judah; the two royal houses were connected by marriage (see ATHALIAH; JEHORAM, 2), and undertook joint enterprise in war and commerce.
43 (that Asa and Jehoshaphat did not demolish the high places), whereas xv.
1Ã‚° Asa Fitch, First and Second Rep. on the Noxious.
OMRI, in the Bible, the first great king of Israel after the separation of the two kingdoms of Israel and Judah, who flourished in the early part of the 9th century B.C. The dynasty of Jeroboam had been exterminated by Baasha (see AsA) at a revolt when the army was besieging the Philistines at Gibbethon, an unidentified Danite site.
north of Jerusalem, and Asa was compelled to use the residue of the temple-funds (cf.
Speedo is the Official Supplier to British Swimming and the ASA and provides valuable investment for swimming from grassroots through to elite level.
Hitherto Judah and Israel labored under great vexations, but henceforward Asa King of Judah had peace ten years.
Patients (40) with systemic lupus erythematosus had 10% weakly positive reaction for ASA.
American Seniors Association (ASA): This group presents itself as the "conservative alternative to the AARP."
Generally considered the counterpart of the AARP, the American Senior Association, known as the ASA, offers members information and benefits on a number of senior issues.
The Autism Society of America (ASA) warns that autism is on the rise.
The Asa Delta is even more revealing and slightly wider than its close Northern cousin, the thong.
The Asa Delta provides about one third less cheek coverage than the tanga, with the same low rise front.
When Phil Carey decided to leave the show, OLTL was faced with the unenviable task of coping with what happened to his character Asa Buchanan, a fixture on the canvas since 1979.
The deceased Asa Buchanan presided over Buchanan Enterprises for years, and left the empire to his sons and grandchildren.
Woods created the role of Bo Buchanan, the second son of patriarch Asa Buchanan.
Beloved favorites like Clint Ritchie and Phil Carey passed away in life, but their legacy is not forgotten as the gentlemen cowboys who wood the women of Llanview and on Asa's (Phil Carey) part married more than a few of them.
In 2007, Viki left Llanview following the death of Asa Buchanan.
Charlie made his way to Llanview as well, where his son Jared was working a con on the Buchanan family in hopes of landing some of Asa's millions.
In addition to conferences, the ASA offers helpful workshops for families and professionals.
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