Midea appears to be the city of Midas, and the name is one more link in the chain that binds Mycenae to Phrygia.
Religion, according to the old definition, is the bond which binds the soul of man to God.1 It begins as the relation of a tribe to its God.
It is, of course, the verbal bargain that binds, and large transactions are commonly completed without witnesses, though before the contract or memorandum of sale passes the fluctuations of the market may have made the bargain, to one side or the other, a very bad one.
These rods assist in taking the weight, and the whole network binds the concrete together and prevents it from FIG.
8 The knowledge of the peak, or of the one law which binds nature together, is perhaps denied to man.
For road-mending flint, though very hard, is not regarded with favour, as it is brittle and pulverizes readily; binds badly, yielding a surface which breaks up with heavy traffic and in bad weather; and its fine sharp-edged chips do much damage to tires of motors and cycles.
The enamelled surface is infolded in a complex manner (a modification of that found in other perissodactyles), the folds extending quite to the base of the crown, and the interstices being filled and the surface covered with a considerable mass of cement, which binds together and strengthens the whole tooth.
The king's oath to his men binds him to respect and maintain their rights, which are as prominent as are his duties; and if the men feel that the royal oath has not been kept, they may lawfully refuse military service (gager le roi), and may even rise in authorized and legal rebellion.
In 1447 English flat glass is mentioned in the contract for the windows of the Beauchamp. chapel at Warwick, but disparagingly, as the contractor binds himself not to use it.
The crystal sustains you for eternity and binds you.
He who binds the Oracle, binds the future, his brother had once told him.
Terminal nerve fibers release acetylcholine into the neuromuscular junction, which then binds to acetylcholine receptors on muscle cells.
When the Pi leaves the myosin, the head binds the actin and the power stroke is released as the head bind actin.
carbamate group is distinct from CO 2 that binds to RuBP Carboxylase as substrate.
TSP is also found in monocytes and endothelial cells and it binds to heparin, fibronectin and collagen (Lawler, 1986 ).
If each monomer binds 10 chlorophylls then the LHCI more than doubles the light-harvesting size of PSI.
clothe yourselves with love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.
combinatorial optimization of a neutral receptor that binds inorganic anions in aqueous solution.
If approved, the CVA binds all creditors irrespective of how they voted and allows the directors to retain control of their company.
durable than wood because the plastic encapsulates and binds the fibers together to resist moisture penetration and fungal rot.
In addition, the presence of soluble fiber may influence how much bile acid binds to the insoluble fiber that is present.
fluorescent dye that binds to DNA.
fumblen>Fumbling fingers feel the thin ribbon that binds My parcel.
glycoprotein gp120 binds to CD4, leaving its V3 domain available for secondary interactions with raft GSLs.
The HIV-1 surface envelope glycoprotein gp120 binds to CD4, leaving its V3 domain available for secondary interactions with raft GSLs.
indissoluble link with Mary is what binds this book together.
The peptide ligand binds at the highly conserved cleft formed at the interface between the two tandem BRCT subdomains.
metabolism of glucose produces ATP, which binds to and closes the channel.
nanosecond time-scale, whereas TTX binds and remains on the order of tens of seconds.
NFI dissociates as the first nucleotide binds just prior to the initiation reaction.
Nystatin however, binds to ergosterol and alters membrane permeability and hence allows leakage of intracellular contents.
Renagel® binds phosphate from food in the digestive tract.
The talin head binds acidic phospholipids [32 ], and PIP2 activates the integrin-binding sites in talin  .
Together with a supporting cast of coked-up gun-toting psychos, they inhabit a god-forsaken society where violence is the glue that binds everything together.
ranchero culture binds together very poor and relatively rich members of the upland communities beyond the ejidos.
T-cell receptor: a protein complex displayed on the surface of T cells that binds to antigen.
reductase domain binds FMN, FAD and NADPH.
We are investigating the nature of how IgE binds to its receptors using surface plasmon resonance, studying binding over a range of temperatures.
For example, tetracycline binds to bacterial ribosomes, which make proteins, and in doing so hinders protein production.
WT1 encodes a multifunctional zinc finger protein transcription factor which also binds mRNA.
untangle the web of bureaucracy which binds it to such an archaic system.
And do not untie the knot which binds us together on the Day of Resurrection O Lord of the Worlds.
The bottle maker heats the fractured neck of the bottle, binds a band of molten glass round the end of it and simultaneously shapes the inside and the outside of the neck by using the tool shown in fig.
Stephens, Whigs, and Howell Cobb, a Democrat, upon their return from Washington, contended that the Compromise was a great victory for the South, and in a campaign on this issue secured the election of such delegates to the state convention (at Milledgeville) of 1850 that that body adopted on the 10th of December, by a vote of 237 to 19, a series of conciliatory resolutions, since known as the " Georgia Platform, " which declared in substance: (1) that, although the state did not wholly approve of the Compromise, it would " abide by it as a permanent adjustment of this sectional controversy," to preserve the Union, as the thirteen original colonies had found compromise necessary for its formation; (2) that the state " will and ought to resist, even (as a last resort) to the disruption of every tie that binds her to the Union," any attempt to prohibit slavery in the Territories or a refusal to admit a slave state.
A " personal treaty," having reference to dynastic interests, is contrasted with a " real treaty," which binds the nation irrespectively 1 For the celebrated treaty of 509 B.C. between Rome and Carthage, see Polybius iii.
As an ideological system, ranchero culture binds together very poor and relatively rich members of the upland communities beyond the ejidos.
The C-terminal or reductase domain binds FMN, FAD and NADPH.
We demonstrated that Chp2 binds both C. abortus elementary bodies and reticulate bodies in an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.
Catatonia in the infant is not visible because he binds himself to the parent via the stratagem of identification with that parent.
Sodium polyphosphate, present on the kibble surface, binds salivary calcium and thus limits tartar formation.
The virus first binds to its host cell via specific sialic acid residues, which can control the species tropism of the virus.
IATA must at least attempt to untangle the web of bureaucracy which binds it to such an archaic system.
The Greek Orthodox faith binds together both religion and culture.
One of those colors will be used as an accent color throughout your room and is a unifier since it will be the color that binds the others together.
A type of beneficial mold forms which binds the soy together.
It works by using the active ingredient apoaequorin, which binds to calcium ions.
And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity.
Hydrocodone binds to pain receptors and reduces the sensation of pain.
There's the fresh outdoors, the companions, the food and the final accoutrement that binds it all together, the wine.
The platelet plug then binds coagulation proteins to form a clot that stops bleeding.
For example, the bulk agent psyllium helps some people by absorbing excess fluid and solidifying stools; cholestyramine, which binds bile acids, is effective in treating bile-salt-induced diarrhea.
The chelating agent encircles and binds to the metal in the body's tissues, forming a complex; that complex is then released from the tissue to travel in the bloodstream.
Chelation-The process by which a molecule encircles and binds to a metal and removes it from tissue.
IgE binds to the mast cells, causing them to suddenly release a number of chemicals, including histamine, heparin, serotonin, and bradykinin.
Ligand-Any type of small molecule that binds to a larger molecule.
Each class of antibody binds to corresponding molecules (antigens) on the cell surfaces of certain foreign organisms or substances, attempting to protect the body against reactions or illness.
Normally when a person breathes fresh air into the lungs, the oxygen in the air binds with a molecule called hemoglobin (Hb) that is found in red blood cells.
When one sperm successfully binds with the zona pellucida, a series of chemical reactions occurs to allow only that sperm to penetrate.
The platelets stimulate the release other chemicals, called factors, which help form a strong permanent clot. vWF binds to and stabilizes factor VIII, one of the factors involved in forming the permanent clot.
One of these chemicals, histamine, binds to the surfaces of these other cells, through special proteins called histamine receptors.
It is a tie that binds them together, endures over time, and leads the infant to experience pleasure, joy, safety, and comfort in the caregiver's company.
You may feel tempted to go with a smaller size, but rather than getting more exposure, you'll more likely end up with a suit that binds.
It binds to the intestines' mucous membranes and helps to maintain the proper balance of good bacteria in your digestive system.
Avidin binds with biotin and prevents it from being used by the body.
The circle of a ring symbolizes eternity and some believe the metal encircling fingers binds a lover to you.
The idea is that the ring binds two lovers together through the words touching the skin.
This design concept represents never ending love and the strength of the love that binds couples together.
The idea is that when the engraved words touch the skin it binds the wearer closer to the person who gave them the ring.
It also binds with fatty acids in the intestines so that they are not absorbed into the blood stream, which accounts for its beneficial effects on cholesterol as well as its preventative effects against heart disease.
Soluble fiber binds to bile acids in the intestines, which leads to their elimination.
Fairy tales and the stories, games, and ideas we weave from them help spin a thread that binds us all together.
Therapeutic Hair Repair binds moisture to hydrate the hair and scalp, repairs split ends and neutralizes bacteria.
Only when the holy man's duty to preserve his holiness binds him hand and foot in a network of taboos does his temporal power tend to devolve on a deputy.
Here the work of reason is assimilated to the force which binds together the parts of an inorganic body and resists their separation.
(v.) In other cases the tie that binds the subject of divination with the omen-giving object is sympathy.
The obvious answer is, that the power of using words as signs to express thoughts with which their sound does not directly connect them, in fact as arbitrary symbols, is the highest grade of the special human faculty in language, the presence of which binds together all races of mankind in substantial mental unity.
For the purposes of a concordat the state recognizes the official status of the church and of its ministers and tribunals; guarantees it certain privileges; and sometimes binds itself to secure for it subsidies representing compensation for past spoliations.
YGGDRASIL, in Scandinavian mythology, the mystical ash tree which symbolizes existence, and binds together earth, heaven and hell.
The ultimate term of bacterial activity seems to be the production of ulmic acid, containing carbon 65.31 and hydrogen 3.85%, which is a powerful antiseptic. By the progressive elimination of oxygen and hydrogen, partly as water and partly as carbon dioxide and marsh gas, the ratios of carbon to oxygen and hydrogen in the rendered product increase in the following manner: The resulting product is a brown pasty or gelatinous substance which binds the more resisting parts of the plants into a compact mass.
The church key reminds him that "it is my sin that locks his handes," and the stones of the floor are patience and humility, while the cement that binds them together is love and.
These bobbins are then in general taken to the first spinning frame, and there the single strands receive their first twist, which rounds them, and prevents the compound fibre from splitting up and separating when, by the subsequent scouring operations, the gum is removed which presently binds them into one.
Now that which binds together these elements of our nature and maintains their interrelation in their respective spheres of activity - that which determines an individual's powers, his tastes, his opportunities, advantages and drawbacks, in a word, the character - is his "Karma."
For one wild, glad moment we snapped the chain that binds us to earth, and joining hands with the winds we felt ourselves divine!
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