wide at its broadest point.
The officials had the broadest possible authority in all matters that concerned the blacks.
This of course is only the broadest possible statement of a position which undergoes many modifications in the hands of individual seers, but on the whole governs all prophecy from Amos to Jeremiah.
western A wide where broadest, and a lower piedmont belt on the p,,Jachjan~ south-east, 100 m.
In the broadest sense the underlying principle of the struggle is the reassertion of interest in the world.
wide at its broadest part.
To the north, west and south, a flat coastal belt, bordering the Irish Sea, with its inlets Morecambe Bay and Solway Firth, and broadest in the north, marks off the Lake District, while to the east the valleys of the Eden and the Lune divide it from the Pennine mountain system.
at its broadest, covered for the most part with a nitrous incrustation, separated from the alluvial plain about Moghair by a low, pebbly, sandstone range, called the Hazem, but open toward the north to the Euphrates and stretching southward to the Khanega wadi below Suk-esh-Sheiukh.
For his mind was the broadest of the age.
broadest to include tourist facilities.
concerned Christianity in its broadest sense.
These aim to complement and enrich curriculum learning in the broadest sense.
generalitythese tendencies, Christianity brings only ' the broadest generalities ' to bear on large areas of contemporary ethical debate.
The Journal of petroleum Science and Engineering covers the fields of petroleum geology, exploration, and engineering in its broadest possible sense.
Research My research interests focus, in the broadest sense, on glacier hydrology.
mouthpiece for concerned Christianity in its broadest sense.
We will always support the broadest range of audience accessing our activities.
In this way the Communist Party exploits the parliamentary rostrum in order to develop its agitation on the broadest basis among the masses.
The term ' Decorative Art ' is used in its broadest sense.
In my work you will see whiteness beneath the opacity of the broadest shadow.
All tadpoles are provided with more or less distinct lines of muciferous sensory crypts or canals, which stand in immediate relation to the nerve branches and are regarded as organs of a special sense possessed by aquatic vertebrates, feeling, in its broadest sense, having been admitted as their possible use, and the function of determining waves of vibration in the aqueous medium having been suggested.
Even the comparatively shortest species and genera can always be termed elongate, the broadest and shortest of all being the parasitic Malacobdella and the pelagic Pelagonemertes.
at its broadest, and 166 sq.
In philosophy it denotes in its broadest sense the theory (e.g.
She is the longest, broadest, and tallest passenger vessel ever launched, with an unprecedented gross tonnage of 150,000 tons.
In the broadest sense, it represents the religion Christianity.
In its broadest terms, the definition of work stress is any type of stressor directly related to one's workplace, coworkers, type of job, and similar employment characteristics.
The tubers are about 2 inches long, broadest at the root end and tapering to the apex.
The generally accepted typical form of this species is the one with the largest and broadest leaves.
Figleaves offers one of the broadest selections of lingerie on the Internet.
The larynx flows into the trachea, which is the broadest part of the respiratory tract.
Popular related styles include emo hair styles and gothic hair styles, but punk hair styles have the broadest range of unusual options in colors, shapes, and lengths.
Optimum: This policy offers the broadest range of coverage as well as a twenty percent discount on additional purchases.
In the broadest sense, a web designer is someone who creates an Internet site, either for a business or for personal use, that is viewed by the general public.
We must therefore regard the law in question as the broadest and most fundamental one which nature makes known to us.
from front to back, and consists of two oblong rectangles; the foremost, placed transversely to the other, is the great hypostyle hall or pronaos, the broadest and loftiest part of the temple, measuring 135 ft.
of the east and south-east coasts; in the North Island the eastern and northern parts of Wellington province, and the southern and broadest part of Auckland province are still very scantily peopled.
South Carolina and Georgia furnish the broadest and most typical section of this important physiographic province: here the more sandy and hilly interior parts are largely occupied by pine forests, which furnish much hard or yellow pine lumber, tar and turpentine.
In the non-pregnant condition it is about three inches long and two in its broadest part, which is above.
in width, and the broadest yet found is about 32, while the back streets running parallel to the main lines are only about 14 ft.
high, sloping evenly down on all sides to a maritime plain, which is broadest on the north-east and south-west sides.
Looked at in the broadest way, these numerous islands may be regarded as belonging to two groups or series, the Outer and the Inner Hebrides.
It thus happens that the driest climates in the east are those which have to south-westwards the broadest extent of mountainous ground, and that the wettest eastern climates are those which are least protected by high lands on the west.
In the broadest way variation in organisms is primarily the necessary result of the absence of uniformity in the distribution of physical forces on the globe, in fact is a mere necessary response to the variation of inorganic conditions.
So, also, in the broadest way, the result of the existence of variation is equally inevitable.
apart, at its broadest the valley is 400 yds.
The broadest and most accurate scholar among the "founders and fathers," he was particularly an expert in constitutional history and theory.
Thus the Spartan hegemony in the Peloponnese was not really a federation except in the broadest sense.
The Carnegie Institution of Washington, founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1902 and endowed by him with $22,000,000 ($10,000,000 in 1902; $12,000,000 later), is designed "to encourage in the broadest and most liberal manner, investigation, research and discovery, and the application of knowledge to the improvement of mankind; and in particular to conduct, endow and assist investigation in any department of science, literature or art, and to this end to co-operate with governments, universities, colleges, technical schools, learned societies and individuals; to appoint committees of experts to direct special lines of research; to publish and distribute documents; and to conduct lectures, hold meetings and acquire and maintain a library."
When we do so, we at once find ourselves in the presence of differences of the broadest kind.
2 kept broadest at the base and narrowed upwards, which prevents it from getting thin and bare below by the stronger growth being drawn to the tops.
between Arda and lower Maritsa and the i 1th with part of the 2nd in the broadest sector, the eastern.
The result has been the development within the Established Church of a most startling diversity of doctrine and ritual practice, varying from what closely resembles that of the Church of Rome to the broadest Liberalism and the extremest evangelical Protestantism.
On the south coast, opposite the broadest part of the lake, are precipitous walls of red sandstone, extending about 14 m., famous as the Pictured Rocks, so called from the effect of wave action on them.
This task of co-ordination, in the broadest sense, is undertaken by philosophy; for the philosopher is essentially what Plato, in a happy moment, styled him, ovvonrrucen, the man who takes a "synoptic" or comprehensive view of the universe as a whole.
ECCLESIASTICAL LAW, in its broadest sense, the sum of the authoritative rules governing the Christian Church, whether in its internal polity or in its relations with the secular power.
There were no cities or large towns before the arrival of the Norsemen; no stone bridges spanned the rivers; stepping stones or hurdle bridges at the fords or shallows offered the only mode of crossing the broadest streams, and connecting the unpaved roads or bridle paths which crossed the country over hill and dale from the principal dials.
Some of them are so volatile that they produce their effects when inhaled, others when sprayed upon the skin cause intense cold and then anaesthesia; but taken in the broadest sense the action of all of them after absorption into the blood is very similar, and is exerted upon the central nervous system, more especially the cerebrum.
They heard a crunching, grinding sound, a loud snap, and the turn-table came to a stop with its broadest surface shutting off the path from which they had come.
The word is broad in its meaning and I use it in its broadest sense, as a mechanical device built to independently perform a task.
And it can be applied by any teacher to any healthy deaf child, and in the broadest interpretation of the principles, can be applied to the teaching of language of all kinds to all children.
The broadest and most prevalent error requires the most disinterested virtue to sustain it.
With it may be studied with advantage the unique collection at Kew of pictures of plant-life in its broadest aspects, brought together by the industry and munificence of Miss Marianne North.
The stem was in fact !'cut into longitudinal strips for the purpose of being converted into the writing material, those from the centre of the plant being the broadest and most valuable.
The best quality, formed from the middle and broadest strips of the plant, was originally named hieratica, but afterwards, in flattery of the emperor Augustus, it was called, after him, Augusta; and the charta Livia, or second quality, was so named in honour of his wife.
The extreme length from north to south is almost 1200 m., and the broadest part, which is in about latitude 210 north, is 575 m.
long and 5 wide at its broadest part.
Philanthropy is not love for one's fellow-man in the broadest sense.
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