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  • Brennan asked when there was a break in our conversation.

  • Do you think this was a random break in?

  • The break-in was only hours old and we knew the exact location from Howie's first visit.

  • I filled him in on the details; skirting the reason Merrill Cooms didn't report the break-in to the police.

  • Unfortunately I couldn't tell them about the break in at Julie's place without it adversely impacting our anonymity.

  • I used the break in at Ethel Reagan's place as an excuse to have Howie visit both Boston burglaries.

  • They're looking into the break in at Julie's apartment and the abduction in Vermont.

  • What about Julie's break in?

  • I had to twist Quinn's arm to get Howie back to Julie's break in.

  • How did you do on the attempted break-in at Ethel Reagan's place?

  • I took time before retiring for the day to telephone Martha with the good news Julie's break in was a false alarm.

  • Was this break in and shooting a coincidental event or might someone else have been as clever as I at tracking down this nefarious tipster?

  • Locating us wasn't as a result of Julie's contest entry or from the break in of her apartment.

  • It was the second break-in in the neighborhood in the last month.

  • Dean paid him no attention and called headquarters to report the break-in, asking them to send a doctor as well.

  • "Second break-in today," said Jenny, a pretty blonde and the brightest in her recent graduating class.

  • "Remember Jenny Nachman said your house was the second break-in today?" he told Dean.

  • Cynthia and Randy discov­ered the break-in when they returned from church shortly after lunch.

  • News of the break-in on Collingswood Avenue had traveled with the speed of an Olympic sprinter through the Parkside, Pennsylvania police department.

  • He remained annoyed at himself for involving Cynthia in the Baratto business and undecided about telling her the break-in was his fault—if she called.

  • Suppose Alfred Nota and his pal Homer's break-in at Collingswood Avenue was just a cover-up and their true mission was to plant a listening device.

  • He didn't even bother to report this latest break-in.

  • On the east side in like manner the Monte Gargano (3465 ft.), a detached limestone mass which projects in a bold spur-like promontory into the Adriatic, forming the only break in the otherwise uniform coast-line of Italy on that sea, though separated from the great body of the Apennines by a considerable interval of low country, may be considered as merely an outlier from the central mass.

  • For some time he continued his studies; later on when engaged in business there was no break in this respect.

  • Before full adjustment has been attained the river bed may be broken in places by waterfalls or interrupted by lakes; after adjustment the bed assumes a permanent outline, the slope diminishing more and more gradually, without a break in its symmetrical descent.

  • The Reformation made no break in the continuity of the school, which had probably existed in the abbey since the 11th century.

  • The recent exploration of a cemetery belonging to the close of the great palace period, and in a greater degree to the age succeeding the catastrophe, has now conclusively shown that there was no real break in the continuity of Minoan culture.

  • The concluding feast does not seem to refer to tabernacles per se, but to be distinct from it, as is shown by the break in the descending series of the sacrifices of bullocks as given in Numbers.

  • Two cases then arise: (I) the properties may be expressed as linear functions of the composition, the terminal values being identical with those obtained for the individual components, and there being a break in the curve corresponding to the absence of mixed crystals; or (2) similar to (I) except that different values must be assigned to the terminal values in order to preserve collinearity.

  • in height, but towards the top of the mountains they are sometimes as much as 15 or 18 ft.; they are built entirely of rough stone without mortar, and I reckon that on an average each wall retains not more than twice its own height in breadth, and I do not think I saw a single break in them unrepaired."

  • long, with its port, Nuevitas (pop. in 1907, 4386), which is on the north side of the island and has a spacious land-locked bay of good depth, approached through a break in the off-lying coral keys and a narrow canyon entrance.

  • I are said to be held fast lest they should break in elemental fury on land and sea, are not let loose or referred to in the subsequent narrative, and also from the mention of the 144,000 Israelites of the twelve tribes, to whom no further reference is made; for these can no more be identified with the countless multitudes in vii.

  • After bold and repeated overtures for an exchange of prisoners - an important matter, both because the American frigates had no place in which to - stow away their prisoners, and because of the maltreatment _ of American captives in such prisons as Dartmoor - exchanges began at the end of March 1779, although there were annoying delays, and immediately after November 1781 there was a long break in the agreement; and the Americans discharged from English prisons were constantly in need of money.

  • Though these are managed by various municipalities, there is practically no break in the buildings for the whole distance.

  • As might have been anticipated, this caused no break in the policy of the English king and his parliament, and a series of famous acts passed in the year 1534 completed and confirmed the independence of the Church of England, which, except during five years under Queen Mary, p g Y Q Y?

  • During Spanish rule the only break in the ordinary course of events was the revolt of 1692, which resulted in the destruction of the municipal buildings.

  • 4 But there is no reason at present to believe that their entrance caused any break in the archaeological history.

  • To the south, the English, French and Dutch, though often in rivalry with one another, combined to break in on the monopoly of the Spaniards.

  • There was thus no appreciable break in political, legal or local administration.

  • But the essential break in his life was in 1860, which marks the close of his main works on art and the opening of his attempt found a new social gospel.

  • In heraldry, a bevel is an angular break in a line.

  • Lastly, when a theory of the world supposes a noumenal power, a resistent and persistent force, which results in an evolution, defined as an integration of matter and a dissipation of motion, which having resulted in inorganic nature and organic nature, further results without break in consciousness, reason, society and morals, then such a theory will be construed as materialistically as that of Haeckel by the reader, whatever the intention of the author.

  • Lastly, he thought that, while other operations have, intellect (vas) has not, a bodily organ; and hence he became responsible for the fancy that there is a break in bodily continuity between sense and will, while intellect is working out a purely immaterial operation of soul, resulting from the former and tending to the latter.

  • Geographically the Safed Koh is not an isolated range, for there is no break in the continuity of water divide which connects it with the great Shandur offshoot of the Hindu Kush except the narrow trough of the Kabul river, which cuts a deep waterway across where it makes its way from Dakka into the Peshawar plains.

  • There is no satisfactory explanation of this break in the regular alternation of successive whorls; the outer whorl' of stamens arises in course of development before the inner, so that there is no question of subsequent displacement.

  • His political inconsistencies were more apparent than real, for there was no break in his advocacy of Liberal principles.

  • Then occurs a break in the lineal descent, and the king next in order (c. 461) may be the Tatar Fanni Tu-bat, but most probably his son and successor.

  • The only break in this remarkable run of rocky coast is at Rackwick in the bight below the head of Rora.

  • The savage conception of a future state is one that involves no real break in the continuity of life as he leads it.

  • The break in the continuity of the Alpine chain marked by the deep valley, the Vintschgau, of the upper Adige (Etsch) is one of the most remarkable features in the orography of the Alps.

  • United States, in Missouri, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio and elsewhere, there is an unconformable junction between the Lower and Upper Carboniferous, representing an interval of time during which the lower member was strongly eroded; it has even been proposed to regard the Mississippian (Lower Carboniferous) as a distinct geological period, mainly on account of this break in the succession.

  • But there is a break in these hills - a gate, as it were, to the great high road between Herat and India; and it is this gate which the fortress of Kandahar so effectually guards, and to which it owes its strategic importance.

  • But he was unwilling to break in upon this hoard, and he seems to have wished even to keep its existence a secret.

  • Some few hymns contain stanzas of ten lines, each line with a break in the middle.

  • In fact the peace of Copenhagen came as a welcome break in an interminable series of disasters and humiliations.

  • The line of defence adjacent to the battery looked downhill for about 300 yds., giving a clear field of fire for the new Enfield rifle the English carried; but a sharp break in the slope beyond that range gave the assailants plenty of "dead ground" on which to form up. For a time, therefore, the battle was a series of attacks, delivered with great fierceness by the main body of Pavlov's corps, the repulse of each being followed by the disappearance of the assailants.

  • Its appearance has been associated with the invasion of the Israelites or with the establishment of the independent monarchy, but on very inadequate grounds; and since it has been independently placed at the latter part of the monarchy, its historical explanation may presumably be found in that break in the career of Palestine when peoples were changed and new organizations slowly grew up. 5 The great significance of these vicissitudes for the course of internal conditions in Palestine is evident when it is observed that the subsequent cleavage between Judah and Samaria, not earlier than the 5th century, presupposes an antecedent common foundation which, in view of the history of the monarchies, can hardly be earlier than the 7th century.

  • His translation to Canterbury in 1868 (he had refused the archbishopric of York in 1862) constituted a recognition of his work, but made no break in it.

  • Notwithstanding these elevations, this portion of the state makes a distinct break in the continuity of the Northern and Southern Rockies, giving a broad, relatively low pass utilized by the Oregon Trail in early days, and by the Union Pacific railway at a later period.

  • The quickly repressed revolt of the Praguerie made no break in Charles VII.'s successes.

  • Their old enemies the Franks on the west, and the Sla y s or Huns, ever ready to break in on the north-east, and sometimes called in by mutinous and traitorous dukes of Friuli and Trent, were constant and serious dangers.

  • A series of the apes, arranged from lower to higher orders, shows gradations from a brain little higher that that of a rat, to a brain like a small and imperfect imitation of a man's; and the greatest structural break in the series lies not between man and the manlike apes, but between the apes and monkeys on one side, and the lemurs on the other.

  • there is a break in the wall, through which the river Hawash flows eastward.

  • (ii) There is nearly always (at any rate in English cases) a break in direction at 12.

  • The rule of the Danish king and his two short-lived sons had caused no break in the social or constitutional history of England.

  • Although the French Revolution seemed to contemporaries a total break in the history of France, it was really far otherwise.

  • There is a break in his work at the year 1177, where the earliest manuscript ends; but the reasons which have been given to prove that the authorship changes at this point are inconclusive.

  • The native houses are all low, thatched structures, enclosing a square court, and the only break in the mud wall is the door.

  • There is now a break in the narrative (xviii.

  • The collector of the: Edda probably had the old poems recited to him in the 13th century, and where there was a break in the memory of the reciters the lacuna was filled up in prose.

  • From the sea the only indication of a river mouth is a break in the dark green mangroves which here universally fringe the coast.

  • Williams, London, 1725;1725; reprinted Oxford, 1844,1844, with memoir of the author), an attempt to prove that there has been no break in the line of ordination from the apostles to the English clergy.

  • 8 Jeffersonian democracy came into power in 1800 in direct line with colonial development; Hamiltonian Federalism was a break in that development; and this alone can explain how Jefferson could organize the Democratic Party in face of the brilliant success of the Federalists in constructing the government.

  • There is evidence of a distinct break in the succession of the northern floras which is not apparent between the Permian and Trias floras of the south.

  • Representatives of the Ginkgoales constitute characteristic members of the later Triassic floras, and these, with other types, carry us on without any break in continuity to the Rhaetic floras of Scania, Germany, Asia, Chile, Tonkin and Honduras (Map A, VIII.), and to the Jurassic and Wealden floras of many regions in both the north and south hemispheres.

  • Brennan asked when there was a break in our conversation.

  • Do you think this was a random break in?

  • He may have only suspected a connection and his break-in no more than a fishing expedition but it proves his capabilities are admirable.

  • The break-in was only hours old and we knew the exact location from Howie's first visit.

  • I filled him in on the details; skirting the reason Merrill Cooms didn't report the break-in to the police.

  • I reluctantly told her of Quinn's phone call, the Boston break-in and my fears, shared, apparently by Julie.

  • Howie and Quinn dismissed a break-in at Julie's apartment as a random act of mischief as they were unaware she had perhaps spilled the beans by entering the contest.

  • Unfortunately I couldn't tell them about the break in at Julie's place without it adversely impacting our anonymity.

  • I used the break in at Ethel Reagan's place as an excuse to have Howie visit both Boston burglaries.

  • They're looking into the break in at Julie's apartment and the abduction in Vermont.

  • What about Julie's break in?

  • I had to twist Quinn's arm to get Howie back to Julie's break in.

  • How did you do on the attempted break-in at Ethel Reagan's place?

  • I took time before retiring for the day to telephone Martha with the good news Julie's break in was a false alarm.

  • Was this break in and shooting a coincidental event or might someone else have been as clever as I at tracking down this nefarious tipster?

  • Locating us wasn't as a result of Julie's contest entry or from the break in of her apartment.

  • It was the second break-in in the neighborhood in the last month.

  • "It's all part of our huggy-feely PR campaign so Leland won't have to take any more crap from the Ice Lady at the Sentinel," Rita answered, still without a break in the rapid fire typing.

  • Dean paid him no attention and called headquarters to report the break-in, asking them to send a doctor as well.

  • "Second break-in today," said Jenny, a pretty blonde and the brightest in her recent graduating class.

  • "Remember Jenny Nachman said your house was the second break-in today?" he told Dean.

  • Cynthia and Randy discov­ered the break-in when they returned from church shortly after lunch.

  • News of the break-in on Collingswood Avenue had traveled with the speed of an Olympic sprinter through the Parkside, Pennsylvania police department.

  • He remained annoyed at himself for involving Cynthia in the Baratto business and undecided about telling her the break-in was his fault—if she called.

  • That unfortunate gaffe complicated matters and most likely was the impetus behind the break-in on Collingswood Avenue.

  • Suppose Alfred Nota and his pal Homer's break-in at Collingswood Avenue was just a cover-up and their true mission was to plant a listening device.

  • He didn't even bother to report this latest break-in.

  • Some of the straw from the hay bale burnt out my back break in the 450 race.

  • battering ram to break in to the ground floor flat.

  • I did a few fun songs then spoke from 10.00am until about 1.00pm with a short coffee break in the middle.

  • Current students can spend their summer break in Canada.

  • A broken window had been boarded up earlier in the week following a break-in.

  • At the same time, the owner of the house that had just been broken into, was reporting the break-in to the police.

  • This can help you, the police and your insurance company if you have a break-in.

  • Despite the recent break-in at Bodley's, students in the court continue to leave their rooms unlocked.

  • break-in attempt An attempt was made to break in to Kirkwall Grammar School in the early hours of Monday morning.

  • break-in period the dealer suggested that the car be kept under 40 mph.

  • Assessment of naturally ventilated building envelope to control noise break-in.

  • brow ridge to the tip of the nose without a break in the line.

  • The idea of a short break in Provence with some sunshine, but also built-in activity had long appealed.

  • Eventually we had to leave the canyon via a break in the canyon wall.

  • Some breaks in service may be regarded as a temporary cessation of service and not a break in contract.

  • I did a few fun songs then spoke from 10.00am until about 1.00pm with a short coffee break in the middle.

  • coffee break in the middle.

  • They get somewhat dirty with lichen in the apple tree in a break in the weather.

  • druggist magazine Top of page Break in deadlock on rural issues in sight?

  • There is even a great guitar duet break in there for good measure.

  • I then got to play the almost forgotten game of " Hunt the break in the thin Ethernet " .

  • flitter through trees overhead, and finally a break in the dense canopy can be seen when " Esquire!

  • getaway breaks are the ideal way to arrange a short break in the UK.

  • hay bale burnt out my back break in the 450 race.

  • hurry across when there is a break in the traffic and they are often left waiting for some time.

  • A lumbar fracture is a break in the lumbar vertebrae.

  • odds-on best way to break in (and to stay in!

  • Officers in riot gear used a battering ram to break in to the ground floor flat.

  • Romantic Breaks: Have a Romantic Break in our lovely 17th century riverside Inn.

  • Come and meet friends and enjoy a break in your shopping for fresh coffee, home-made scones and a bring & buy stall.

  • Sometimes people find records that have no scuffs that are visible, yet a careless needle scratch causes a break in the grooves.

  • Jamie Burnett made the highest ever break in the history of professional snooker.

  • This " break in " was for him a most severe and extreme intrusive stressor.

  • A series of tight, steep switchbacks known as the Cathedral Stairs eventually descended a break in the cliffs.

  • A thoracic fracture is a break in the thoracic vertebrae.

  • A thoracic fracture is a break in the thoracic vertebrae.

  • A lumbar fracture is a break in the lumbar vertebrae.

  • Reuters Theft ' threatens wildlife work ' Work to save endangered wildlife has been threatened by a break-in at a woodland park in Kent.

  • On the east side in like manner the Monte Gargano (3465 ft.), a detached limestone mass which projects in a bold spur-like promontory into the Adriatic, forming the only break in the otherwise uniform coast-line of Italy on that sea, though separated from the great body of the Apennines by a considerable interval of low country, may be considered as merely an outlier from the central mass.

  • For some time he continued his studies; later on when engaged in business there was no break in this respect.

  • Before full adjustment has been attained the river bed may be broken in places by waterfalls or interrupted by lakes; after adjustment the bed assumes a permanent outline, the slope diminishing more and more gradually, without a break in its symmetrical descent.

  • The Reformation made no break in the continuity of the school, which had probably existed in the abbey since the 11th century.

  • The recent exploration of a cemetery belonging to the close of the great palace period, and in a greater degree to the age succeeding the catastrophe, has now conclusively shown that there was no real break in the continuity of Minoan culture.

  • The mainland invasions which produced these great ethnic changes in Crete are marked archaeologically by signs of widespread destruction and by a considerable break in The dark the continuity of the insular civilization.

  • The concluding feast does not seem to refer to tabernacles per se, but to be distinct from it, as is shown by the break in the descending series of the sacrifices of bullocks as given in Numbers.

  • Two cases then arise: (I) the properties may be expressed as linear functions of the composition, the terminal values being identical with those obtained for the individual components, and there being a break in the curve corresponding to the absence of mixed crystals; or (2) similar to (I) except that different values must be assigned to the terminal values in order to preserve collinearity.

  • Thus, while arithmetic may be defined as that branch of deductive reasoning concerning classes and relations which is concerned with the establishment of propositions concerning cardinal numbers, it must be added that the introduction of cardinal numbers makes no great break in this general science.

  • in height, but towards the top of the mountains they are sometimes as much as 15 or 18 ft.; they are built entirely of rough stone without mortar, and I reckon that on an average each wall retains not more than twice its own height in breadth, and I do not think I saw a single break in them unrepaired."

  • long, with its port, Nuevitas (pop. in 1907, 4386), which is on the north side of the island and has a spacious land-locked bay of good depth, approached through a break in the off-lying coral keys and a narrow canyon entrance.

  • I are said to be held fast lest they should break in elemental fury on land and sea, are not let loose or referred to in the subsequent narrative, and also from the mention of the 144,000 Israelites of the twelve tribes, to whom no further reference is made; for these can no more be identified with the countless multitudes in vii.

  • After bold and repeated overtures for an exchange of prisoners - an important matter, both because the American frigates had no place in which to - stow away their prisoners, and because of the maltreatment _ of American captives in such prisons as Dartmoor - exchanges began at the end of March 1779, although there were annoying delays, and immediately after November 1781 there was a long break in the agreement; and the Americans discharged from English prisons were constantly in need of money.

  • Though these are managed by various municipalities, there is practically no break in the buildings for the whole distance.

  • We now appreciate too thoroughly the intricacy of the medieval Church; its vast range of activity, secular as well as religious; the inextricable interweaving of the civil and ecclesiastical governments; the slow and painful process of their divorce as the old ideas of the proper functions of the two institutions have changed in both Protestant and Catholic lands: we perceive all too clearly the limitations of the reformers, their distrust of reason and criticism - in short, we know too much about medieval institutions and the process of their disintegration longer to see in the Reformation an abrupt break in the general history of Europe.

  • As might have been anticipated, this caused no break in the policy of the English king and his parliament, and a series of famous acts passed in the year 1534 completed and confirmed the independence of the Church of England, which, except during five years under Queen Mary, p g Y Q Y?

  • During Spanish rule the only break in the ordinary course of events was the revolt of 1692, which resulted in the destruction of the municipal buildings.

  • 4 But there is no reason at present to believe that their entrance caused any break in the archaeological history.

  • To the south, the English, French and Dutch, though often in rivalry with one another, combined to break in on the monopoly of the Spaniards.

  • There was thus no appreciable break in political, legal or local administration.

  • But the essential break in his life was in 1860, which marks the close of his main works on art and the opening of his attempt found a new social gospel.

  • In heraldry, a bevel is an angular break in a line.

  • Lastly, when a theory of the world supposes a noumenal power, a resistent and persistent force, which results in an evolution, defined as an integration of matter and a dissipation of motion, which having resulted in inorganic nature and organic nature, further results without break in consciousness, reason, society and morals, then such a theory will be construed as materialistically as that of Haeckel by the reader, whatever the intention of the author.

  • Lastly, he thought that, while other operations have, intellect (vas) has not, a bodily organ; and hence he became responsible for the fancy that there is a break in bodily continuity between sense and will, while intellect is working out a purely immaterial operation of soul, resulting from the former and tending to the latter.

  • Geographically the Safed Koh is not an isolated range, for there is no break in the continuity of water divide which connects it with the great Shandur offshoot of the Hindu Kush except the narrow trough of the Kabul river, which cuts a deep waterway across where it makes its way from Dakka into the Peshawar plains.

  • There is no satisfactory explanation of this break in the regular alternation of successive whorls; the outer whorl' of stamens arises in course of development before the inner, so that there is no question of subsequent displacement.

  • His political inconsistencies were more apparent than real, for there was no break in his advocacy of Liberal principles.

  • Then occurs a break in the lineal descent, and the king next in order (c. 461) may be the Tatar Fanni Tu-bat, but most probably his son and successor.

  • The only break in this remarkable run of rocky coast is at Rackwick in the bight below the head of Rora.

  • The savage conception of a future state is one that involves no real break in the continuity of life as he leads it.

  • The break in the continuity of the Alpine chain marked by the deep valley, the Vintschgau, of the upper Adige (Etsch) is one of the most remarkable features in the orography of the Alps.

  • United States, in Missouri, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio and elsewhere, there is an unconformable junction between the Lower and Upper Carboniferous, representing an interval of time during which the lower member was strongly eroded; it has even been proposed to regard the Mississippian (Lower Carboniferous) as a distinct geological period, mainly on account of this break in the succession.

  • But there is a break in these hills - a gate, as it were, to the great high road between Herat and India; and it is this gate which the fortress of Kandahar so effectually guards, and to which it owes its strategic importance.

  • But he was unwilling to break in upon this hoard, and he seems to have wished even to keep its existence a secret.

  • Some few hymns contain stanzas of ten lines, each line with a break in the middle.

  • In fact the peace of Copenhagen came as a welcome break in an interminable series of disasters and humiliations.

  • The line of defence adjacent to the battery looked downhill for about 300 yds., giving a clear field of fire for the new Enfield rifle the English carried; but a sharp break in the slope beyond that range gave the assailants plenty of "dead ground" on which to form up. For a time, therefore, the battle was a series of attacks, delivered with great fierceness by the main body of Pavlov's corps, the repulse of each being followed by the disappearance of the assailants.

  • Its appearance has been associated with the invasion of the Israelites or with the establishment of the independent monarchy, but on very inadequate grounds; and since it has been independently placed at the latter part of the monarchy, its historical explanation may presumably be found in that break in the career of Palestine when peoples were changed and new organizations slowly grew up. 5 The great significance of these vicissitudes for the course of internal conditions in Palestine is evident when it is observed that the subsequent cleavage between Judah and Samaria, not earlier than the 5th century, presupposes an antecedent common foundation which, in view of the history of the monarchies, can hardly be earlier than the 7th century.

  • His translation to Canterbury in 1868 (he had refused the archbishopric of York in 1862) constituted a recognition of his work, but made no break in it.

  • The river enlarged the canal, and finding a steeper gradient than that to its mouth, was diverted into the Colorado desert, flooding Salton Sea; 1 and when the break in this river was closed for the second time in February 1907, though much of its water still escaped through minor channels and by seepage, a lake more than 400 sq.

  • Notwithstanding these elevations, this portion of the state makes a distinct break in the continuity of the Northern and Southern Rockies, giving a broad, relatively low pass utilized by the Oregon Trail in early days, and by the Union Pacific railway at a later period.

  • Although the many attempts that have been made to break in and train zebras for riding and driving have sometimes been rewarded with partial success, the animal has never been domesticated in the true sense of the word (see Horse).

  • The quickly repressed revolt of the Praguerie made no break in Charles VII.'s successes.

  • Their old enemies the Franks on the west, and the Sla y s or Huns, ever ready to break in on the north-east, and sometimes called in by mutinous and traitorous dukes of Friuli and Trent, were constant and serious dangers.

  • A series of the apes, arranged from lower to higher orders, shows gradations from a brain little higher that that of a rat, to a brain like a small and imperfect imitation of a man's; and the greatest structural break in the series lies not between man and the manlike apes, but between the apes and monkeys on one side, and the lemurs on the other.

  • there is a break in the wall, through which the river Hawash flows eastward.

  • (ii) There is nearly always (at any rate in English cases) a break in direction at 12.

  • The rule of the Danish king and his two short-lived sons had caused no break in the social or constitutional history of England.

  • Although the French Revolution seemed to contemporaries a total break in the history of France, it was really far otherwise.

  • There is a break in his work at the year 1177, where the earliest manuscript ends; but the reasons which have been given to prove that the authorship changes at this point are inconclusive.

  • The native houses are all low, thatched structures, enclosing a square court, and the only break in the mud wall is the door.

  • There is now a break in the narrative (xviii.

  • The collector of the: Edda probably had the old poems recited to him in the 13th century, and where there was a break in the memory of the reciters the lacuna was filled up in prose.

  • From the sea the only indication of a river mouth is a break in the dark green mangroves which here universally fringe the coast.

  • Williams, London, 1725;1725; reprinted Oxford, 1844,1844, with memoir of the author), an attempt to prove that there has been no break in the line of ordination from the apostles to the English clergy.

  • 8 Jeffersonian democracy came into power in 1800 in direct line with colonial development; Hamiltonian Federalism was a break in that development; and this alone can explain how Jefferson could organize the Democratic Party in face of the brilliant success of the Federalists in constructing the government.

  • There is evidence of a distinct break in the succession of the northern floras which is not apparent between the Permian and Trias floras of the south.

  • Representatives of the Ginkgoales constitute characteristic members of the later Triassic floras, and these, with other types, carry us on without any break in continuity to the Rhaetic floras of Scania, Germany, Asia, Chile, Tonkin and Honduras (Map A, VIII.), and to the Jurassic and Wealden floras of many regions in both the north and south hemispheres.

  • Some people's bodies break in ways that we don't understand.

  • To book your Christmas break in Scotland at Rufflets call reservations on +44 (0)1334 472594 or send an inquiry.

  • Romantic Breaks: Have a Romantic Break in our lovely 17th century riverside Inn.

  • Come and meet friends and enjoy a break in your shopping for fresh coffee, home-made scones and a bring & buy stall.

  • Sometimes people find records that have no scuffs that are visible, yet a careless needle scratch causes a break in the grooves.

  • Kirby has the first break 14:15 Gibbons misses long lift Bamford has first break in the second, stops at 1-back with sextuple leave.

  • Jamie Burnett made the highest ever break in the history of professional snooker.

  • This " break in " was for him a most severe and extreme intrusive stressor.

  • A series of tight, steep switchbacks known as the Cathedral Stairs eventually descended a break in the cliffs.

  • A thoracic fracture is a break in the thoracic vertebrae.

  • Reuters Theft ' threatens wildlife work ' Work to save endangered wildlife has been threatened by a break-in at a woodland park in Kent.

  • Although aghast at the state of his once pristine house, Luke managed to call the police quickly to report the break-in.

  • Although aghast at the state of his once pristine house, Luke managed to call the police quickly to report the break-in.

  • The rising home break-in rate is an indictment of the poor circumstances in the neighborhood.

  • Hannah encouraged me to speak my mind instead of saying "ditto" at every break in the conversation.

  • Walk around the store in them a bit, and if they feel uncomfortable (but actually are your size), talk to the salesperson to see how long on average they take to break in.

  • A cat will purr as he inhales and exhales without any break in the purr.

  • Antoine Dodson: In the summer of 2011, the Internet fell in love with Antoine Dodson, a flamboyant man featured on his local news after a break-in and attempted sexual assault against his sister.

  • Before you break in your new Nikon camera, it's a good idea to review repair options.

  • Jesse McCartney got his big break in acting when he was about 12 years old.

  • Cowell's big break in the industry started in the company's mail room, where his star-quality sorting abilities set the stage for bigger and better things - much bigger and better.

  • She soon moved to Los Angeles, California, hoping to get her big break in show business.

  • Though she was eventually fired from Transformers, Fox has since described the pressure she felt to lose weight before she got her big break in the series.

  • The tips wear down, and they become flimsy and will sometimes even break in half depending on how hard you play.

  • New activities - Sometimes a break in our daily routine necessitates a change.

  • If you do not cycle through sleep like this, but wake during the cycle, you could be putting your health in danger.Heath deteriorates with poor sleep caused by a break in the regular cycle on a regular basis.

  • Other styles will usually require assistance from an Oakley representative due to the likelihood of the lenses to scratch or break in the process.

  • Polycarbonate lenses break in a way that is least likely to spray shards into your eyes on impact.

  • However, a break in the frame is the most difficult to repair.

  • A sudden break in the clouds, an errant sunbeam, or a sharp shadow can impair an athlete's performance by forcing their eyes to continually readjust to changing lighting conditions.

  • If cracked, they will break in an intact spider web pattern rather than shattering.

  • If you are booking your family's Christmas break in the middle of summer, you'll want to confirm that the deal you are getting is still going to be valid at the time of your trip.

  • A shooter game that guarantees to keep you on your toes and scare you half to death, Resistance: Fall of Man is a worthy first game to break in your PS3.

  • Be sure to take along several different types of meals to prepare, as well as the utensils and camping cookware that will make it easy for you to break in and enjoy your new grill.

  • Exposure to infected people should be avoided, and a family physician should be notified if the child develops an extremely sore throat or pain, redness, swelling, or drainage at the site of a wound or break in the skin.

  • A fracture is a complete or incomplete break in a bone resulting from the application of excessive force.

  • Once spores enter the body through a break in the skin, they begin producing bacteria.

  • Staph bacteria are usually harmless; however, when an injury or a break in the skin enables the organisms to invade the body and overcome the body's natural defenses, consequences can range from minor discomfort to death.

  • Any break in the skin can become infected with diphtheria.

  • If a total is an even number, give it a line with a break in the middle.

  • Blondes should go platinum, reds should go vivid, and brunettes should seek the deepest, dreamiest shade without any break in their color pattern.

  • Constantly pulling your coils through with a brush can cause your hair to snap and break in the bristles of the brush.

  • Stand in front of a full length mirror and imagine where a cut will create a break in your frame.

  • Your contractions will be coming very quickly, sometimes even without a break in between.

  • The rubber cover may warp or break in the dishwasher and have to be replaced.

  • You can also donate a car, truck, RV or boat to the Salvation Army, and receive a tax break in the process!

  • Are you wondering "should I take a break in a relationship?"

  • While it's true that using the world of emotions is quite similar to using the world of the mind, Aquarius remains rather uncomfortable with feelings, and this will often lead to a break in the air-water relationship.

  • Cheap student airfares can make a spring break in Florida, semester in London, or graduation trip to the Caribbean much more affordable.

  • They should not require any sort of "break-in" period.

  • They are lightweight and flexible, and break in fairly easily.

  • Because they are built from more sturdy materials than lighter trail boots, they may take longer to break in.

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