Ash sentence example
It grows upon old trees, especially the oak, ash, fir and cherry.
The oak, elm, hazel, ash, apple, lime and maple disappear to the east of the Urals, but reappear in new varieties on the eastern slope of the border-ridge of the great plateau.
Ash and Brandon will probably do the same, he added.
I have watered the red huckleberry, the sand cherry and the nettle-tree, the red pine and the black ash, the white grape and the yellow violet, which might have withered else in dry seasons.
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The process of manufacturing soaps by boiling fatty acids with caustic alkalis or sodium carbonate came into practice with the development of the manufacture of candles by saponifying fats, for it provided a means whereby the oleic acid, which is valueless for candle making, could be worked up. The combination is effected in open vats heated by a steam coil and provided with a stirring appliance; if soda ash be used it is necessary to guard against boiling over.
The principal trees are the oak, the valonia oak, the beech, ash, elm, plane, celtis, poplar and walnut, which give way in the higher regions to the pine and fir.
In some instances the cones are quite intact, and the beds of ash and scoriae are as yet almost unaffected by denuding agencies.
Among deciduous trees the state is noted for its sugar maples; birch and beech are common on the hills, and oaks, elm, hickory, ash, poplar, basswood, willow, chestnut and butternut on the less elevated areas.
The chief timber of indigenous growth is padouk (Pterocarpus dalbergioides) used for buildings, boats, furniture, fine joinery and all purposes to which teak, mahogany, hickory, oak and ash are applied.Advertisement
Long fringed robes were worn by Hittites of both sexes, and the women represented at Mar`ash and Zenjirli wear FIG.
A certain proportion of soda ash (carbonate of soda) is also used in some works in sheet-glass mixtures, while " decolorizers " (substances intended to remove or reduce the colour of the glass) are also sometimes added, those most generally used being manganese dioxide and arsenic. Another essential ingredient of all glass mixtures containing sulphate of soda is some form of carbon, which is added either as coke, charcoal or anthracite coal; the carbon so introduced aids the reducing substances contained in the atmosphere of the furnace in bringing about the reduction of the sulphate of soda to a condition in which it combines more readily with the silicic acid of the sand.
The guns were advanced, the artillerymen blew the ash off their linstocks, and an officer gave the word "Fire!"
The Tertiary deposits cover the whole of the central depression, where they are associated with extensive flows of lava and beds of volcanic ash.
The dead bodies of organisms fall down from the surface and are slowly resolved into products of putrefaction, which gradually pass into the mineral forms, nitrates, carbonic acid and ash.Advertisement
Like that of Natal the Transvaal coal burns with a clear flame and leaves little ash.
Two of the five compartments into which it is divided by walls of deeply striated volcanic ash are constantly emitting steam, while a new vent displaying great activity has been opened at the base of the cone on the south side.
Filter paper soaked with the clear solution is burnt, and the presence of gold is indicated by the purple colour of the ash.
Among them are the beech, ash, birch, maple, cypress and yew.
The length of the opening is over 21 metres; its depth 14 metres, and the height of roof above the undisturbed ash deposit varied from 1 m.Advertisement
In north and central Franee the chief trees are the oak, the beech, rare south of the Loire, and the hornbeam; less important varieties are the birch, poplar, ash, elm and walnut.
Habitats rich in mineral salts, especially calcium carbonate, poor in acidic humous compounds, and characterized by ash woods, beech woods, and calcareous pasture.
They are at a depth of about 12 ft., in slaty shale containing Llandeilo fossils and contemporaneous felspathic ash and scoriae.
In the swamps are the bald cypress, the white cedar and the live oak, usually draped in southern long moss; south of Cape Fear river are palmettos, magnolias, prickly ash, the American olive and mock orange; along streams in the Coastal Plain Region are the sour gum, the sweet bay and several species of oak; but the tree that is most predominant throughout the upland portion of this region is the long-leaf or southern pine.
The hulls thus burned produced an ash containing an average of 9% of phosphoric acid and 24% of potash - a very valuable fertilizer in itself, and one eagerly sought by growers of tobacco and vegetables.Advertisement
The vegetation of the island (mountain ash and birch) is remarkably luxuriant.
If the precipitate may be ignited, it is transferred to a clean, weighed and recently ignited crucible, and the filter paper is burned separately on the lid, the ash transferred to the crucible, and the whole ignited.
Knowing the weight of the crucible and of the ash of the filter paper, the weight of the precipitate is determined.
The ash surface was staked off into square metres, and the substance carefully removed in order.
The Cena de le Ceneri, or Ash Wednesday conversation, devoted to an exposition of the Copernican theory, was printed in 1584.Advertisement
They all contain carbon, hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen, forming the carbonaceous or combustible portion, and some quantity of mineral matter, which remains after combustion as a residue or " ash."
As the amount of ash varies very considerably in different coals, and stands in no relation to the proportion of the other constituents, it is necessary in forming a chemical classification to compute the results of analysis after deduction of the ash and hygroscopic water.
The property of caking or yielding a coherent coke is usually absent, and the ash is often very high.
When coal is heated to redness out of contact with the air, the more volatile constituents, water, hydrogen, oxygen, and nitrogen are in great part expelled, a portion of the carbon being also volatilized in the form of hydro carbons and carbonic oxide,-the greater part, however, remaining behind, together with all the mineral matter or ash, in the form of coke, or, as it is also called, " fixed carbon."
By the term " ash " is understood the mineral matter remaining unconsumed after the complete combustion of the carbonaceous portion of a coal.Advertisement
It may also be rendered visible if a smooth block of free-burning coal is allowed to burn away quickly in an open fire, when the ash remains in thin grey or yellow bands on the surface of the block.
The composition of the ash of true coal approximates to that of a fire-clay, allowance being made for lime, which may be present either as carbonate or sulphate, and for sulphuric acid.
An indication of the character of the ash of a coal is afforded by its colour, white ash coals being generally freer from sulphur than those containing iron pyrites, which yield a red ash.
There are, however, several striking exceptions, as for instance in the anthracite from Peru, given in Table I., which contains more than io% of sulphur, and yields but a very small percentage of a white ash.
Under ordinary conditions, from s to 4 of the whole amount of sulphur in a coal is volatilized during combustion, the remaining 4 to being found in the ash.Advertisement
Loblolly pine, cypress, oaks, hickory, ash, pecan, maple, beech and a few other deciduous trees are interspersed among both the long-leaf and the short-leaf pines, and the proportion of deciduous trees increases to the westward.
The maple, walnut, oak, ash, beech, elm, gum, sycamore, hickory and poplar, found on the southern slope of the Osage highlands, on the uplands about the source of the highlands and in the central portions of the Red river valley, are valuable for cabinet woods.
In the Adirondack region the trees were principally white pine, spruce, hemlock and balsam, but mixed with these were some birch, maple, beech and basswood, and smaller numbers of ash and elm; in the swamps of this region were also larch and cedar.
Originally white pine was the principal timber of the Adirondacks, but most of the merchantable portion has been cut, and in 1905 nearly one-half of the lumber product of this section was spruce, the other half mainly hemlock, pine and hardwoods (yellow birch, maple, beech and basswood, and smaller amounts of elm, cherry and ash).
On the Columbia plateau the soil is principally volcanic ash and decomposed lava; it is almost wholly volcanic ash in the more arid sections, but elsewhere more decomposed lava or other igneous rocks, and some vegetable loam is mixed with the ash.Advertisement
The Irminsul was a wooden pillar erected to represent the world-sustaining ash Yggdrasil, and was the centre of the worship of the whole Saxon people.
The pin system of connexion used in the Chepstow, Salt ash, Newark Dyke and other early English bridges is now rarely used in Europe.
A large extent of woodland consists of ash and chestnut plantations, maintained for the growth of hop poles.
The most valuable trees for lumber are spruce, white pine, hemlock, cedar, white birch, ash, maple and basswood; all excepting pine and hemlock and poplar in addition are ground into wood pulp for the manufacture of paper.
Many trees of the eastern forest, such as basswood, sugar, river and red maple, red, white and black ash, red and rock elm, black and bur oak, white and red pine and red cedar find their western limit here.Advertisement
The prickly ash, Virginian creeper and staff-tree find here their northern limit; and the mountain maple, Canada blueberry, dwarf birch and ground hemlock their southern limit.
Forests of conifers (Picea obovata) and deciduous trees - Przhevalsky's poplar, birch, mountain ash, &c., and a variety of bushes - are common everywhere.
Even the purest forms contain a small percentage of volatile matter and ash.
A soft, unctuous form results on treating carbon with ash or silica in special furnaces, and this gives the so-called "deflocculated" variety when treated with gallotannic acid.
Most of the carbonate which now occurs in commerce is made from the chloride of the Stassfurt beds by an adaptation of the "Leblanc process" for the conversion of common salt into soda ash (see Alkali Manufacture).
Poisoning by caustic potash may take place or poisoning by pearl ash containing caustic potash.
At the beginning of the 19th century Mountain Ash was a small village known only by its Welsh name of Aberpenar, but from 1850, with the development of its collieries, the population rapidly increased.
The district has an area of 10,504 acres and comprises; besides Mountain Ash proper, a string of villages, the chief being Cwmpenar, Penrhiwceiber, Abercynon or Aberdare Junction (at the confluence of the Cynon with the Taff) and Ynysybwl, 3 m.
The public buildings include St Margaret's (1862) and St Winifred's (1883), the parish churches of Mountain Ash and Penrhiwceiber respectively; old and new town halls (1864 and 1904), cottage hospital (1896), and a library institute and public hall erected in 1899, at a cost of £8000, by the workmen of Nixon's Navigation collieries.
The special adaptability of this region to its growth is attributed to the nature of the soil, which consists of layers of black or dark-brown volcanic ash, varying in depth from 1 to 6 yds.
Extensive forest areas still remain both in the east and the west, In the east oak, maple, beech, chestnut, elm, tulip-tree (locally " yellow poplar "), walnut, pine and cedar trees are the most numerous; in the west the forests are composed largely of cypress, ash, oak, hickory, chestnut, walnut, beech, tulip-tree, gum and sycamore trees.
In the former case the seaweed is burnt in large heaps, care being taken that too high a temperature is not reached, for if the ash be allowed to fuse much iodine is lost by volatilization.
Is 6 Weeks Ash Wednesday.
On the French Alps a sweet exudation is found on the small branchlets of young larches in June and July, resembling manna in taste and laxative properties, and known as Manna de Briancon or Manna Brigantina; it occurs in small whitish irregular granular masses, which are removed in the morning before they are too much dried by the sun; this manna seems to differ little in composition from the sap of the tree, which also contains mannite; its cathartic powers are weaker than those of the manna of the manna ash (Fraximus ornus), but it is employed in France for the same purposes.
Their dwelling is beside the "Spring of fate," beneath the "world-tree," Yggdrasil's ash, which they water with draughts from the spring.
The percentage of potash in the ash is as 18 to 23 in wheat.
In 1871 a new Lectionary was substituted for the previously existing one, into the merits and demerits of which it is not possible to enter here; and in 1872, by the Act of Uniformity Amendment Act, a shortened form of service was provided instead of the present form of Morning and Evening Prayer for optional use in other than cathedral churches on all days exeept Sunday, Christmas Day, Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and Ascension Day; provision was also statutably made for the separation of services, and for additional services, to be taken, however, except so far as anthems and hymns are concerned, entirely out of the Bible and the Book of Common Prayer.
At that conference the work had spread from Ring's Ash in Devon to Morrah, a lonely and desolate parish in west Cornwall.
The custom, which is ultimately based on the penance of "sackcloth and ashes" spoken of by the prophets of the Old Testament, has been dropped in those of the reformed Churches which still observe the fast; but it is retained in the Roman Catholic Church, the day being known as dies cinerum (day of ashes) or dies cineris et cilicii (day of ash and sackcloth).
The priest, vested in a violet cope, prays that God may send His angel to hallow the ash, that it become a remedium salubre for all penitents.
The celebrant himself either sprinkles the ash on his own head in silence, or receives it from the priest of highest dignity present.
One of the most striking conceptions of Northern mythology is that of the " world-tree," Yggdrasil's Ash, which sheltered all living beings (see Yggdrasil).
He thus found himself in opposition at one time to the Mo`tazilites, at another to the Ash`arites.
A more natural limit is afforded by the presence of the chief deciduous trees - oak, beech, ash and sycamore.
On the mountain ash the pear becomes earlier.
The ash may be used as manure.
The duty of the limestone (CaCO 3) is to furnish enough lime to form with the gangue of the ore and the ash of the fuel a lime silicate or slag of such a composition (1) that it will melt at the temperature which it reaches at about level A, of fig.
In short, its duty is to " flux " the gangue and ash, and wash out the sulphur.
Of these the silica and alumina are chiefly those which the gangue of the ore and the ash of the fuel introduce, whereas the lime is that added intentionally to form with these others a slag of the needed physical properties.
Ash averages 5.7 per cent., about half of which is soluble in water.
All trees were long little thought of in comparison with the pine, but of late years poplar and spruce have proved of great value in the making of paper pulp, and hard-wood (oak, beech, ash, elm, certain varieties of maple) is becoming increasingly valuable for use in flooring and the making of furniture.
In 1839 he built the house which he called "One Ash," and married Elizabeth, daughter of Jonathan Priestman of Newcastle-on-Tyne.
The mountain scenery is extremely picturesque, and the trees and shrubs are such as are common in England, the mountain ash being the only common English tree which is there conspicuous by its absence.
The materials are quartz crystal, basalt, porphyry, syenite, granite, volcanic ash, various metamorphics, serpentine, slate, dolomite marble, alabaster, many colored marbles, saccharine marble, grey and white limestones.
By the time of the XIIth Dynasty, and perhaps earlier, cire perdue casting over an ash core became usual.
This was burnt mouth-down in the oven., and the ashes on the ground reduced the red haematite to black magnetic oxide of iron; some traces of carbonyl in the ash helped to rearrange the magnetite as a brilliant mirror-like surface of intense black.
The oak and ash are now rare, though in ancient times both were abundant in the Danish islands.
In Bornholm, it should be mentioned, the flora is more like that of Sweden; not the beech, but the pine, birch and ash are the most abundant trees.
The ash of seaweeds, known in Scotland as kelp, and in Brittany as varec, was formerly used as a source of iodine to a greater extent than is at present the case.
Keene's cement and its congeners are made in fixed kilns so constructed that only the gaseous products of combustion come into contact with the gypsum to be burnt, in order to avoid contamination with the ash of the fuel.
In the valleys of the Waksh and Pro- and the Surkhab to the north of Darwaz, which form an important part of the province of Karategin, maple, ash, hawthorn, pistachio, and juniper grow freely in the mountain forests, and beetroot, kohl rabi, and other vegetables are widely cultivated.
Great numbers of grasses and flowering plants which once beautified the prairie landscape are still found on uncultivated lands, and there are about 80 species of trees, of which the oak, hickory, maple and ash are the most common.
The larch, elm and ash should be felled when the trees are between the ages of fifty and one hundred years.
The common ash (Fraxinus excelsior) is a native of Europe and Northern Asia, and is grown extensively in Great Britain.
This page gives an overview of all articles in the 1911 Brittanica which are alphabetized under Aro to Ash.
Sometimes they are made, not from soda-ash, but from Leblanc soda-liquor before " finishing " the ash, or from the crude bicarbonate of the ammonia-soda process by prolonged boiling, until nearly half of the carbonic acid has been expelled.
The former needs only grinding to constitute the final product, ammoniasoda ash; the latter is again employed in the process of treating the ammoniacal salt solution with carbon dioxide.
Compared with English coals those of this coal-field are of but poor quality; they contain much ash, and are generally non-coking.
In law he was a Zahirite, in theology a mystic of the extreme order, though professing orthodox Ash`arite theology and combating in many points the Indo-Persian mysticism (pantheism).
It is not unlikely that the chief leader of the Yemenites in Ali's army, Ash`ath b.
On each side an umpire was appointed, Abu Musa al-Ash`ari, the candidate of Ash`ath, on that of Ali, Amr-ibn-el-Ass (q.v.) on that of Moawiya.
Ash`ath, a descendant of the old royal family of Kinda, and a numerous army was entrusted to him, so magnificently equipped that it was called "the peacock army."
Not long after his arrival in Sijistan, Ibn Ash`ath, exasperated by the masterful tone of Hajjaj, the plebeian, towards himself, the high-born, decided to revolt.
The soldiers of Irak, who did not love the governor, and disliked the prospect of a long and difficult war far from home, eagerly accepted the proposition of returning to Irak, and even proclaimed the dethronement of Abdalmalik, in favour of Ibn Ash`ath.
Ibn Ash`ath drove him back to Basra, entered the city, and then turned his arms against Kufa, of which he took possession with aid from within.
Ibn Ash`ath encamped not far from him at Dair al-Jamajim with a far more numerous army.
Ibn Ash`ath fled to Basra, where he managed to collect fresh troops; but having been again beaten in a furious battle that took place at Maskin near the Dojail, he took refuge at Ahwaz, from which he was soon driven by the troops of Hajjaj under `Omara b.
Several of these were faqihs, students of Koranic science and law, and all these seconded Ibn Ash`ath with all their might.
But the reputation of Omar attracted to the two holy cities a great number of the inhabitants of Irak, who had been deeply involved in the rebellion of Ibn Ash`ath.
To his unflagging constancy was due the suppression of the dangerous rebellion of Ibn Ash`ath.
Ash`ath, the Abbasid general, entered Kairawan and regained possession of Africa in the name of the eastern caliph.
Among the indigenous trees are the Abies excelsa, Abies microsperma, Pinus sinensis, Pinus pinea, three species of oak, five of maple, lime, birch, juniper, mountain ash, walnut, Spanish chestnut, hazel, willow, hornbeam, hawthorn, plum, pear, peach, Rhus vernicifera, (?) Rhus semipinnata, Acanthopanax ricinifolia, Zelkawa, Thuja orientalis, Elaeagnus, Sophora Japonica, &c. Azaleas and rhododendrons are widely distributed, as well as other flowering shrubs and creepers, Ampelopsis Veitchii being universal.
Its large variety of trees and shrubs, including oak, hickory, elm, maple, chestnut, birch, ash, cedar, pine, larch and sumach, its flower gardens, a palm house, ponds, a lake of 61 acres for boating, skating and curling, a parade ground of 40 acres for other athletic sports, a menagerie, and numerous pieces of statuary, are among its objects of interest or beauty.
Other trees are the juniper, willow, green ash, box elder, scrub oak, wild plum and wild cherry.
The insects feed upon ash, lilac, privet and jasmine leaves.
The total solid matter or " extract," as it is called, will vary between 1.5 and 3.5% for dry wines, and the mineral matter or ash generally amounts to about one-tenth of the " extract."
The Bruckner cylinder resembles the Elliot and Russell black ash furnace; its cylinder tapers slightly towards each end, and is generally 18 ft.
Saltash (Esse, 1297; Ash, 1302; Assheburgh, 1392) belonged to the manor of Trematon and the latter at the time of the Domesday Survey was held by Reginald de Valletort of the count.
During the warmer months, however, the mountain sides are richly clothed with the foliage of maple, mountain ash, apple, pear and walnut trees; the orchards furnish, not only apples and pears, but peaches, cherries, mulberries and apricots; and the farmers grow sufficient corn to export.
The average percentage of ash in 27 assays of Assam coal was 3.8 as against 16.3 in 17 assays of Raniganj coal.
South of the southern limit indicated, in the midland district of the great lakes, the oak (Quercus pedunculata) appears as well as pine and fir; and, as much of this area is under cultivation, many other trees have been introduced, as the ash, maple, elm and lime.
Borax is also prepared from the naturally occurring calcium borate, which is mixed in a finely divided condition with the requisite quantity of soda ash; the mixture is fused, extracted with water and concentrated until the solution commences to crystallize.
The "ash" contains on the average of thirty-one analyses as much as 59.8% of potash, and 19.1% of phosphoric acid, the other ingredients being in very minute proportion.
In the less exposed localities, on northern slopes and sheltered valleys, the European forms become more numerous, and we find species of alder, birch, ash, elm, maple, holly, hornbeam, Pyrus, &c. At greater elevations in the interior, besides the above are met Corylus, the common walnut, found wild throughout the range, horse chestnut, yew, also Picea Webbiana, Pinus, excelsa, Abies Smithiana, Cedrus Deodara (which tree does not grow spontaneously east of Kumaon), and several junipers.
A fair variety of trees - cottonwood, sycamore, ash, willow, walnut and cherry - grow in thickets in the canyons, and each mountain range is a forest area.
The tamarack and cedar swamps now have a growth, especially on their edges, of spruce, balsam, white pine, soft maple, ash and aspens.
Red oak, birch, elm, ash, white cedar, hemlock, basswood, spruce, poplar, balsam, fir and several other kinds of trees are found in many sections; but a large portion of the merchantable timber, especially in the lower peninsula, has been cut.'
Samples have yielded from 7 to 19% of morphia, and only 2 to 3% of ash, and are therefore of excellent quality.
The manna ash is a small tree found in Italy, and extending to Switzerland, South Tirol, Hungary, Greece, Turkey and Asia Minor.
After 711 it rose to some importance as a Moorish fortress and trading station, and was renamed Wad Ash, " Water of Life."
It is associated with beds of lava and volcanic ash, some of which contain copper ores.
The commonest species of trees are such as grow in central Europe, namely, ash, fir, pine, beech, acacia, maple, birch, box, chestnut, laurel, holm-oak, poplar, elm, lime, yew, elder, willow, oak.
The quality of the coal is good, but unfortunately it contains a large amount of ash, the average being as high as 17%.
Scheele treated bone ash with nitric acid, precipitated the calcium as sulphate, filtered, evaporated and distilled the residue with charcoal.
Ash, oaks, black and sweet gums, chestnuts, hickories, hard maple, beech, walnut and short-leaf pine are noteworthy among the trees of the Carolinian area; the tupelo and bald cypress of the embayment region, and long-leaf and loblolly pines, pecans and live oaks of the uplands, among those characteristic of the Austro-riparian.
Oaks, elms, hickory, honey-locusts, white ash, sycamore and willows, the rapid growing but miserable box-elder and cottonwood, are the most common trees.
The chief solid residue, coke, is not absolutely pure carbon, as it contains the mineral non-volatile constituents which remain behind as ash when the original coal is burnt, and which, to a Solid great extent, existed in the sap that filled the cells of the plant from which the coal was formed.
Along the shore of Lake Michigan, and extending inland a quarter of the distance across the state and northward through the Fox River Valley, there was a heavy belt of oak, maple, birch, ash, hickory, elm and some pine.
About 60% (both in quantity and value) of the lumber sawed in 1905 was white pine; next in importance were hemlock (more than one-fourth in quantity), basswood (nearly 4%) and, in smaller quantities, birch, oak, elm, maple, ash, tamarack, Norway pine, cedar and spruce.
Two species of poplar (P. pruinosa and P. diversifolia), Elaeagnus angustifolia, the ash, and a few willows grow along the rivers.
The volcanic ash frequently proves extremely harmful, destroying the pastures so that the sheep and cattle die of hunger and disease.
A few mountain ash or rowan trees (Sorbus aucuparia) are found singly here and there, and attain to 30 ft.
Other varieties, most of which are widely distributed, are the ash, pecan, cottonwood, sycamore, elm, maple, hickory, elder, gum, locust and river birch.
At the base are found vines and maize; on the lower slopes are green pastures, or wheat, barley and other kinds of corn; above are often forests of oak, ash, elm, &c.; and still higher the yew and the fir may be seen braving the climatic conditions.
Many organic arsenic compounds are known, analogous to those of nitrogen and phosphorus, but apparently the primary and secondary arsines, AsH2CH3 and AsH(CH3)2, do not exist, although the corresponding chlorine derivatives, AsCl2CH3, methyl arsine chloride, and AsCl(CH3)2, dimethyl arsine chloride, are known.
The prevailing types of trees are the oak, maple, hornbeam, beech, ash and elm.
It was once generally supposed that the Pliocene epoch in Nebraska was distinguished by the activity of geysers; but the so-called geyserite " now known commonly and correctly as " natural pumice " and " volcanic ash," which is found in the Oligocene and later formations, has no connexion whatever with geysers, but is produced by the shattering of volcanic rock.
The forest, with which it is densely covered, consists of oak, beech, ash and fir, and the scenery, especially on the main side, between Gemiinden and Lohr, is impressive.
Detroit is probably the largest manufacturer in the country of freight cars, stoves, pharmaceutical preparations, varnish, soda ash and similar alkaline products.
The derivation from the Saxon cesc (ash) and tun (an enclosed place) accounts for the earliest orthography Estun.
Frankincense burns with a bright white flame, leaving an ash consisting mainly of calcium carbonate, the remainder being calcium phosphate, and the sulphate,.
These must either have been ejected by submarine volcanoes or drifted by the wind from active vents, as the fine ash discharged by Krakatoa was wafted over the whole globe.
But in most parts of the state there are mixed forests of white oak, red oak, ash, red gum, black gum, maple, hickory, chestnut, sycamore, magnolia, tulip tree, cherry, pecan, walnut, elm, beech, locust and persimmon.
Furnaces of the second kind were first used in alkali works for the conversion of sulphate into carbonate of sodium in the process known as black ash fusion, but have since been applied to other processes.
First stage species might include alder, birch, wild cherry, whitebeam or ash.
Classically contoured, solid alder and ash bodies, and new distinctive neck shapes that fit like a glove.
Customers can choose from willow, birch, cherry, alder, sweet chestnut, ash, beech chestnut, poplar or oak.
By leaching water through the wood ash a substance called lye was obtained, which was strongly alkaline.
For example, pulverized fuel ash from power generation is widely used today.
There was some evidence of volcanic ash on the instrument tower of Ultimate Lady.
You put garbage in and you get garbage out - particulates and dioxins in the air and heavy metals in the toxic ash.
An acid to lower, or soda ash to increase.
The pure fly ash being sent to Sheffield is the most toxic product of the incinerator.
The interior had a conference table, 7 upholstered chairs and large ashtrays which were capable of accepting cigar ash.
Others include beech, ash, birch, heather and peat.
Now we can see great bunches of Ash keys hanging on the bare branches, where they will remain until spring.
Prolific ash regeneration is found on very calcareous soils that are often very steep.
It boasts a high-capacity ash catcher, making cleaning the barbecue much less of a hassle.
The fire is at the bottom and consists of a deep mass of glowing charcoal resting on a soft bed of ash or sand.
Detailed assessment identified oak charcoal along with traces if charred cereal grains which included oat, barley and wheat along with fused plant ash.
The dried residue largely comprised of olive colored concretion in which bone was rare to occasional, charcoal occasional and vitrified fuel ash rare.
The adjacent woodland is a mixture of old coppice, ash and maple with semi-mature oak.
Simon wins a 3 piece ash snooker cue endorsed by " The Rocket " Ronnie O'Sullivan.
Firstly there are the latest drawings and documentation celebrating a culmination of his famous " Ash Dome " project.
At this point we were very wet, with Kate pebble dashed by the ash track bed.
The interior chimney hood was fairly simple, using ash rods with hazel woven between them, and lime clay daub finish.
The team monitored the exchange of genes in three small, remnant groups of ash in the heavily deforested Carrifran valley near Moffat.
Quite an interesting extinct volcano, there are nicely stratified deposits of volcanic ash.
The analysis shows a considerable diminution in the quantity of ash.
High levels of dioxins found in bottom ash of Bernard Road incinerator - dioxins found in bottom ash of Bernard Road incinerator - dioxins are linked to cancers, notably breast cancer.
These floors were made up of heather, straw and peat interspersed with, often discontinuous, ash and grit layers.
The seeds of the Ash have long been used in love divination.
Natural production of dusts include ash from volcanic eruptions or forest fires, sea salt particles or Saharan dust.
Similarly, there are small woods dominated by birch with sycamore, hazel and ash and with planted elm and larch.
However, a shortage of yew trees meant that ash, elm or wych elm were also used.
Part of the volcano is formed by gentle lava flows and part by explosive ash eruptions.
The acidic soils support sweet chestnut Castanea sativa, sessile oak Quercus petraea, and ash Fraxinus excelsior.
Ash, sycamore, beech, lime, Scots pine and grand fir are among the range of trees that occur.
The engineering and environmental benefits of using fly ash are investigated for each sector.
This report by Irene Smith reviews recent information on land uses for coal fly ash.
Framed pieces are presented in bespoke ash framing sometimes incorporating a gilt slip inlay.
Ash is cleaning agent which kills germs on handling.
She could hear the gnawing of teeth behind the curtain of ash tinted blood-red.
Polyethylene contoured seats and decks with grab handles, black vinyl gunwales and ash carrying yoke and thwart.
John Palmer Ã¢ New Ash Green, Kent I am afraid there are no really good mirrors for dropped handlebars.
The fly ash and the bottom ash from incineration (depending on the waste composition) can contain heavy metals.
The ash of a red heifer was the wonder cure.
The soundwell, keywell, and jackrail have a lighter ash herringbone stringing only 5mm wide.
The case, lid, keywell, soundwell and jackrail are all veneered in plain walnut with ash herringbone stringing.
Both of them ' get the hots ' for Deborah (Leslie Ash ), who owns the flat upstairs.
Ash with over 5,000 Becquerels per kilogram has to be dealt with separately with steps taken to prevent uncontrolled water leakages.
In East Devon, we have some very rare lichens dependent on trees, particularly on ash.
Lined in ash & sapele with panel lights and halogen lighting throughout.
Published by ASH FINE ART as an artist signed limited edition lithograph of 500 copies only.
The superb lyrebird, about the size of a rooster, is brown above and ash below.
To the ash tree in the same mead, by the river, which ash tree is marked WT for William Turner.
Hazel and ash are the predominant tree species with rowan and scrub oak, and occasional holly.
She spun down like an ash key into the mire below where the black ooze slowly sucked her down into its murky depths.
The boards are made from the highest grade plywood from Eastern Europe with a white Ash frame.
The larvae feed on wild and garden privet and saplings of Ash, Lilac and Guelder rose.
Simple short, strong folding legs for easy storage Attractive ash finish 12 month guarantee includes puck, pushers and a fitted UK plug.
Did the fallout of volcanic pumice and ash from Thera make life impossible for the Minoans?
Finally in the ash garden is one of the earliest flowering rhododendrons.
The freely-draining limestone soils give rise to a canopy generally dominated by ash with hazel, and occasional rowan and holly in the understorey.
Lower Paleozoic greywacke sandstones were deposited in a deep marine environment and may have volcanic ash beds and conglomerates within.
The existing oak, ash, birch, and sweet chestnut were retained, and 400 English oak saplings were planted.
Back to map M ash Trees A number of young ash saplings are next to the path here.
Basically it involves soil amelioration for slag waste sites, coal shale waste, builders rubble and pulverized fuel ash.
Large spreads of burnt seaweed ash and crushed shell may have come from a white tanning agent used to make vellum.
An unplanned shutdown of Penrice's Osborne soda ash plant in July/05 also cost the company AUD 750,000.
I think some of the fillers used included slag and ash from iron works and coal fired power stations.
Ash's album ' Free All Angels ' has already spawned four top 30 hits, three of which went top 20.
He then presented an 8 " Ash bowl blank to the lathe; first he turned the base with ease which included a spigot.
The woodland is dominated by sycamore with ash, wild cherry and oak.
Planted tree species included sycamore, Norway maple, beech, ash, lime, elm, Scots pine and horse chestnut.
The bowl incorporates a drip and ash tray for all surplus waste.
The aircraft had an ash undercarriage which consisted of two ' A ' frames.
The competition begins and - although Team Rocket shows up during the games - Ash defeats the villains and goes on to victory.
As you walk up Ash Lane don't take the first gate signposted Tara Center or you'll end up on the woodland walk.
Great spotted woodpeckers can be glimpsed in the canopy of mature willow and ash trees as they search for insects inside dead branches.
The horsetails are remarkable for the large quantity of silica they contain in the cuticle (hence their value in polishing), which often amounts to half the weight of the ash yielded by burning them; the roots contain a quantity of starch.
After studying at Marburg under Hermann Kolbe and at Heidelberg under Robert Bunsen, he came to England in 1862 and obtained a position in a chemical works at Widnes, where he elaborated the practical application of a method he had devised for recovering the sulphur lost as calcium sulphide in the black ash waste of the Leblanc alkali process.
The white oak is the most common, but there are thirteen other varieties of oak, six of hickory, five of ash, five of poplar, five of pine, three of elm, three of birch, two of locust and two of cherry.
Soaps of smaller moment are the pearl ash soaps used for removing tarry stains; ox-gall soaps for cleaning carpets; magnesia, rouge and chalk soaps for cleaning plate, &c.
The most common species in the alluvial regions and, to a less degree, in the drier portions of the swamps and in the stream bottoms of the prairies are various oaks, black, sweet and tupelo gum, holly, cotton-wood, poplar, magnolia sweet bay, the tulip tree, catalpa, black walnut, pecans, hickories, ash, beech and short-leaf pine.
In all three zones occur the chestnut, aspen, willow (especially Salix laurea), hornbeam, birch, alder, juniper and yew; while the mountain ash, hazel, wild plum, wild pear and other wild fruit trees are found at rarer intervals.
Amongst the forest and other trees are the oak, which yields large quantities of galls, the beech, fir, pine, ash and alder, also the chestnut, walnut and filbert.
The musketry practice of the troops at Aldershot is carried out at the Ash ranges, 2 m.
On the higher elevations the trees are mostly white pine, yellow pine and hemlock, but in the valleys and lower levels are oaks, hickories, maples, elms, birches, locusts, willows, spruces, gums, buckeyes, the chestnut, black walnut, butternut, cedar, ash, linden, poplar, buttonwood, hornbeam, holly, catalpa, magnolia, tulip-tree, Kentucky coffee-tree, sassafras, wild cherry, pawpaw, crab-apple and other species.
The walnut and oak (evergreen, holly-leaved and kermes) descend to the secondary heights, where they become mixed with alder, ash, khinjak, Arbor-vitae, juniper, with species of Astragalus, &c. Here also are Indigoferae and dwarf laburnum.
The struggle of Ibn Ash`ath was primarily a contest for hegemony between Irak and Syria.
The insects feed upon ash, lilac, privet and jasmine leaves, and are found more rarely on elder, rose, apple and poplar trees.
Potassium bichromate, K 2 Cr 2 0 7, is obtained by fusing chrome ironstone with soda ash and lime (see above), the calcium chromate formed in the process being decomposed by a hot solution of potassium sulphate.
Tuff A type of pyroclastic rock which is derived from the collapse of volcanic ash clouds.
Finally in the ash garden is one of the earliest flowering Rhododendrons.
When Erica had an eye infection he treated her with a salve made from the ash of a burnt viper 's head.
Back to map M Ash Trees A number of young ash saplings are next to the path here.
There are even moments of drama when the county has been covered with clouds of volcanic ash and shaken by earthquakes.
An unplanned shutdown of Penrice 's Osborne soda ash plant in July/05 also cost the company AUD 750,000.
She descends into a fog of smoldering ash and into the center of the twisted reality of a town 's terrible secret.
However, compared to November 2005, soda ash exports in December were down by 15.5 %.
Ash 's album ' Free All Angels ' has already spawned four top 30 hits, three of which went top 20.
Live webcams, thermal satellite images, and animated snap-shots capture scenes of spewing ash and red-hot lava flow.
He then presented an 8 Ash bowl blank to the lathe; first he turned the base with ease which included a spigot.
Below left - The translucent blue sunburst finish brings out the natural grain of the solid ash body.
Hazel thickets on the lower slopes give way to mixed woodland of ash, birch, hawthorn and rowan.
On top of that the Ash tree has always been regarded as a protector and a supreme medicine against the venom of snakes.
Many dinosaur bones in the American west have been found buried in volcanic ash.
As you walk up Ash Lane do n't take the first gate signposted Tara Center or you'll end up on the woodland walk.
The first festival, a weeklong event, was held at the Mountain Ash Pavilion during May of 1930.
A shepherds crook and the handles of witches brooms were traditionally made of Ash.
Woody biomass The ash content of woody biomass is more or less constant at around 1% for all species.
Sam Ash sells single and double deck turntables.
Other fast-growing trees include the American sycamore, white ash, silver maple and Lombardy poplar.
Slower growing trees that still fall in the fast-growing category are the tulip poplar, which makes flowers that look sort of like tulips in the late spring, Norway spruce, autumn purple ash and the quaking aspen.
Common first ingredients include corn, wheat, ash and flour.
Both of these formal, luxurious dining tables feature maple, olive ash burl and walnut veneers over hardwood solids.
Fossil fuels also contribute several types of particulate matter into the air, such as oily ash and diesel particles.
The origins may extend back to Native Americans, who created a salve out of black ash and bloodroot.
This herbal tincture is a blend of herbal extracts including chamomile, prickly ash, burdock root, and devil's claw.
The use of ash from fires and crushed berries and fruits for color created outlines of animals and birds are still visible in archeological discoveries around the world.
I have warm eyes (blue or spring), cool skin (quite light), and cool hair (ash blonde).
If you're a cool, you probably have cool black, ash brown, or ash blonde hair.
For example, there was a color that we were promoting that supported the Mary Kay Ash Charitable Foundation (which raises funds against domestic violence).
Arnold Schwarzenegger vs. Sylvester Stallone - Don King died when his hair caught on fire thanks to an ash from Arnold's cigar, and both fighters collapsed in a double KO.
Spiny ash grey stems rises from rhizomatous root system.
Like the Mountain Ash, it is also one of the best trees for planting in exposed places on poor soil, and no tree thrives so well on chalk.
Sometimes homeowners accidentally raise the soil pH into extremely alkaline states by overzealous application of lime or wood ash.
Common guitar sellers (such as Guitar Center or Sam Ash) and most larger book retailers (such as Amazon.com, Borders or Barnes and Noble) have books of tabs that customers can purchase.
Sam Ash carries the latest Wolfgang in three colors including vintage white, sunburst and black.
It features high end details like a bookmatched ash body, ebony fingerboard, gold hardware and two super 80 pickups.
The blonde body is made of a single piece of Victorian Ash and comes with a Blues90 pickup for warm, punch sounds.
Fountainhead vanities come in a light blanche maple or dark truffle ash finish.
Westmore vanities have solid ailanthus wood and ash veneer construction.
You can choose from ash, oak, birch, cherry, maple and other types of wood in many different shades.
The color choices include black, white, blue, green, orange, red, sand, yellow and ash.
It comes in Inglorious ash and has True Religion's signature embroidery as well as silver snap buttons.
It is available in a wide range of colors such as Ash Camo, Bark, Toffee and Walnut.
Adding a small amount of wood ash also helps to prevent heavy metals from seeping into your crops.
Things like leaves, straw, paper, wood ash - really anything that has a low moisture content.
Fire consumes the wood transforming again in the process into ash (earth).
The fire transforms the wood into ash or earth energy.
The biggest selling colors in the United States are "Light Ash Blonde", "Lightest Golden Brown", and "Extra Light Ash Blonde".
When your hair is in the range of ash to dark blonde, you are an ideal candidate for bright blonde highlights.
Cool skin tones look best when hair is colored with ash browns, copper, and even raven black.
The very best hair color for this palette may be one that has an overall ash tone, but is then accented with bright blonde hair highlights.
You'll just need to make sure that the color you choose is brilliant, so stay away from any shade that is warm or muddy, as well as the ash tones.
The singer sports an ash blonde color base with golden and sunny blonde highlights in the magazine's spread, but the styles are different.
That said, this is not a pale, sunny bold, but one that has ash undertones.
Five shades including Strawburn, Medium Ash, Golden Blonde, Brunette and Ash Blonde help you perfectly match your hair color.
Steve Ash, Service Director for PartSelect.com, speaks to LoveToKnow in this exclusive interview about some of the most common repairs and what unique tools can be found on PartSelect.com.
LoveToKnow thanks Steve Ash for this informative interview and wishes him and PartSelect continued success.
The main character in the series is a boy named Ash Ketchum, who is on a quest to become the best Pokemon Master.
Some werewolf myths do claim that rye, mistletoe, mountain ash or wolfsbane are effective deterrents against a werewolf attack.
Ash Vavin Distressed High Tops are pre-worn for those times when you don't have a chance to bash your footwear around before wearing them out on the town.
Say hello to your Ash Vavin High Tops, known for their careful styling, quality materials, and impressive shaping.
Now that you're seeing all the different celebrities who wear high tops, how about you get ready to style your Ash Vavin Distressed High Tops in both casual and dressed-up fashions?
Pair your Ash Vavin Distressed High Tops with high-waisted, vintage-style shorts and a tucked-in tee.
Check out Bloomingdale's, which frequently carries Ash Vavin Distressed High Tops.
Miss Roxy Derek has been known to sell distressed high tops, including those from Ash Vavin.
This creature bursts into flames and turns to ash and then is reincarnated from them.
It began with tattooing in the western Pacific where the natives would cut designs in their flesh then rub black ash in the wound.
One of the easiest homemade tattoo inks consists of collected ash combined with a few droplets of water.
India ink is a black carbon ash that can be purchased at most craft and hobby stores.
Small cuts are made in the skin that are then packed with clay or ash.
This technique has begun to gain some momentum in the West where cigar ash and other irritants are used to create scars that are purple in color.
Inks are often made of ash or carbon, an ingredient still used in modern tattoo pigments.
Mary Kay Ash founded the Mary Kay Cosmetics Company, known to women worldwide for its excellent business opportunities and quality cosmetics at reasonable prices.
Ash was born sometime around 1916 in Texas, married at age 17, and took a job in sales for the Stanley Home Products Company, offering home "parties" like Tupperware and modern day purse parties.
Like Mary Kay Ash, his company is considered one of the best to work for, although he has a reputation as a micro manager.
This may sound odd - to use fireplace ash to remove ash - but many individuals have found this method to work.
The term "hardwood" is used to describe particular types of trees, including oak, beech, ash, and cherry, all of which are among the most popular woods for flooring.
Spills can occur when you are manually shoveling soot from your fireplace to an ash can or other receptacle.
If you would prefer to avoid the mess and difficulty of manual fireplace cleaning, you may want to consider using a Cricket Ash Vac vacuum cleaner instead of using a shovel and broom combination.
Cricket Ash Vacs are available from a wide variety of sources.
This will keep ash build up from becoming a problem and damaging the structure of your grill as well as impacting the flavor of the food that you cook.
Some propane grills recommend turning the temperature up for a few minutes following the end of cooking to turn the food residue to ash.
This soda ash can be drying to the skin, so you should scrape it off before using the soap.
This is also the stage where some cheeses are covered with oak ash to prevent a crust from forming over the outside.
Equally comfortable, the lineup includes long-sleeve tops, camisoles and long pants in your choice of a floral print or white and ash heather colors.
Elastica were not only pop-punk pioneers, fitting in with the Britpop vibe of bands like Supergrass, Pulp, Cast and Ash, but they also did a lot for women in rock.
It's impossible to discuss volcanoes and not discuss the properties of volcanic ash -- rock that has literally been pulverized into dust or sand by volcanic activity.
In a very large eruption, volcanic ash, especially when it is accompanied by rocks, can have the weight and density of hailstones.
Ash fall also blocks sunlight, reduces visibility and can sometimes cause completed darkness.
That's because ash abrades and jams machinery.
Additionally, ash also causes electrical short circuits, especially as it pertains to wet transmission lines.
Volcanic ash is extremely harmful to vehicles as it clogs the car's air filter making if very difficult and dangerous to drive.
Stock your car with the necessary first aid kits, tarps and the like, just in case any natural disasters were to occur.In addition, it's important to keep in mind that experts strongly advise against driving during an ash fall.