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Several low chains of mountains have their base on the lower terrace and run from south-west to north-east; they are known as the Nerchinsk Mountains in Transbaikalia, and their continuations reach the northern parts of the Gobi.4 The great plateau is fringed on the north-west by a series of lofty border-ranges, which have their southern base on the plateau and their northern at a much lower level.
It was a settled point of British military policy throughout the war to hold New York City, and from it, as a base, to establish a line of fortified posts along the Hudson by means of which communication might be maintained with another base on Lake Champlain.
A strong machicolated and turreted wall surrounds the rock, running along its base on the south, ascending halfway up the cliff on the north, on which side it stands close to the abbey wall, and again descending on the west.
The cylinder is first dressed with a fine and thin calico drawn tightly over and fastened securely, which serves as a base on which to fasten sheets.Advertisement
When, a few years later, this portage came to be generally used by traders, the necessity of establishing a base on the upper Wabash as a defence against the Carolina and Pennsylvania traders, who had already reached the lower Wabash and incited the Indians to hostility against the French, became evident; but it was not, apparently, until the second decade of the 18th century that any permanent settlement was made.
The Venetian admiral would have preferred to avoid battle, and to check an attack on Venice itself, by threatening the Genoese fleet from his base on the Istrian coast.
The dominant feature of ERPANET will be the provision of a virtual clearinghouse and knowledge base on state-of-the-art developments in digital preservation.
The motor countershaft unit, which ran entirely on ball bearings, was contained within the base on its own adjustable mounting plate.
The Boppy creates the base of the cake, although it's generally necessary to create a cardboard base on which to place the Boppy first.Advertisement
Use a matching lip liner to keep the shade from bleeding, and apply a base on the lips to keep lipstick on longer.
Makeup foundations are used to even out the skin tone and to provide a base on which other types of makeup will be added.
The reason you spread this thin layer, appropriately called the crumb layer, is to give you a better base on which to spread the next layer on the cake cleanly.
Using non-toxic spray adhesive, glue these images randomly over the original paper base on container.
Most important to man reviewers is the fact that the blade sits lower to the base on this blender than on other brands, making it more effective at blending small amounts.Advertisement
Batman movies always touch base on the murder of Bruce's parents, save for the original staring Adam West, and always miss the mark in connecting this event to the real torture in his mind.
The first advance came about 74, when what is now Baden was invaded and in part annexed and a road carried from the Roman base on the upper Rhine, Strassburg, to the Danube just above Ulm.
It was then determined that in the further operations against the mullah the main advance should be from a base on the east coast of Italian Somaliland - the open roadstead of Obbia being chosen.
A base on which stood a statue of Herodes' wife, Regilla, was found close to the facade, inscribed with fulsome praise, stating that the statue was "set up by order of the Sisyphaean Senate at the outpouring of the streams."
The Sinai PeninsulaThe triangular-shaped Sinai peninsula has its base on the Mediterranean, the northern part being an arid plateau, the desert of Tih.Advertisement
The division of the archipelago to the south of Beagle Channel includes the islands of Hoste, Navarin, Gordon, Londonderry, Stewart, Wollaston and numerous islets, disposed in triangular form with the base on Beagle Channel and the apex at the rocky headland of Cape Horn.
Brandt's has a large cusp at the base on the inside of this tooth.
To provide a knowledge base on the theoretical and practical basis of upper and lower limb external prosthetics and orthotics.
Overhead a squadron of bombers were just returning to their base on the Cap Bon Peninsular.
He also questions the evidential base on which the apparently swingeing criticisms are based.Advertisement
The thinking was that if they could create a large volume response, they would have a solid base on which to expand their business.