From youth to age he describes himself as gifted with a buoyant temper.
Its eggs are buoyant and pelagic and easily recognized.
Provision has also been made for rendering the sector buoyant by forcing air into it, so that it can be raised when the head of water is insufficient to lift it by the pressure of the water from the upper pool.
Spawning takes place in June and July, and the eggs, like those of the majority of marine fishes, are buoyant and transparent, but they are peculiar in having an elongated, sausage-like shape, instead of being globular.
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The buoyant motion of the water filled me with an exquisite, quivering joy.
It spawns at a distance from the shore, and its eggs are buoyant, like those of many other marine fishes and unlike those of the herring, which are adhesive and demersal, i.e.
The poet wears an air of exalted superiority over the religious innovators of his day, and entertains a buoyant confidence that the future of the ancient gods of Rome will not belie their glorious past.
She turned away and was about to ask the countess again how to go to him, when light, impetuous, and seemingly buoyant steps were heard at the door.
As soon as Natasha, sitting at the head of Prince Andrew's bed, heard of Princess Mary's arrival, she softly left his room and hastened to her with those swift steps that had sounded buoyant to Princess Mary.
the work is allowed to stand still while the writer is being transported from Shandy Hall to Languedoc. The only progress we make is in the illustration of the buoyant and joyous temper of Tristram himself, who, after all, is a member of the Shandy family, and was due a volume for the elucidation of his character.
the too sudden adoption of European clothing, rendering the body supersensitive to changes of temperature; lastly, the action of over-zealous missionaries in suppressing the dances, merrymaking and free joyous life of pagan times, and the preaching of a sombre type of Christianity, with deadening effects on the buoyant temperament of these children of Nature.
Good news larger businesses seem fairly buoyant with some growth in trade.
The neoprene material makes the suits fairly waterproof, buoyant, and stretchable.
At 8m they turned up the right way to dump air from their suits and they conducted an uncontrolled buoyant ascent to the surface.
The engine room was pumped out to make the craft buoyant, ready for the final trip in to the Humber.
buoyant ascent the computer had ' cleared ' .
buoyant jets in the atmosphere, where the same mixing processes occur.
buoyant economy, referred to earlier, which will provide jobs.
My pack feels like air, or perhaps positively buoyant.
Domestic demand maintained relatively buoyant with UK high street sales growing at 5.6% .
buoyant at the moment, also growing 8 per cent over the year.
From low-key waves to buoyant, bouncy curls, this iron creates a variety of looks with finesse.
For many people, once they discover how naturally buoyant the body is, swimming becomes a pleasant joy.
To keep sales buoyant during flat periods in my shop I had a regular market slot (God love Bromley North Market!
Nick Bennet's surveying tool lives in a long, neutrally buoyant tube held at arms length from the diver.
You do need negatively buoyant cylinders to combat the positive buoyancy of all your insulation.
Notwithstanding the recent wins, our pipeline of new sales prospects remains extremely buoyant.
By this time we'd all had some whiz and were once again feeling buoyant.
This fish does not have a swim bladder, the device used by most bony fish to keep buoyant.
With the possible exception of private client work, the Scottish market is buoyant across the range.
The result was buoyant, extravagant, jewelry that women hungered for and cost less than comparable gem-bedecked pieces.
Very fine, thin hair, for example, wouldn't support buoyant curls very well on a daily basis.
Styling hair into soft, buoyant curls was quite an undertaking back in those days.
Some of the most popular toys in recent years include a buoyant pogo stick that bounces across the pool’s bottom as the kid’s head bobs up and down in the water.
Fashion-conscious women will likely have a hard time narrowing down their choice of wallet to just one With styles that range from rich and dramatic to bright and buoyant, there's a wallet for all personalities, ages and senses of style.
One of the first things many adults discover in learning to swim is that the body is naturally buoyant and that it is actually harder to drown than expected.
The lively, buoyant quality of Mardi Gras encourages the costume of a jokester or trickster.
Read a profile about Sagittarius in order to better understand this buoyant and explorative sign.
buoyant lift ' .
The normal type is light-hearted and buoyant.
It is particularly easy to see how women could stray too near an open fire in their large, buoyant crinolines.
Activity remained buoyant with a 6.9% increase in traffic on 5.6% higher capacity.
Nonetheless, " The RNA tumor viruses also have buoyant densities that coincide with those of certain cellular constituents.
expect further growth in business volumes in the third quarter, with business with private customers remaining particularly buoyant.
As with other flatfish, the turbot's eggs contain a droplet of oil that makes the eggs positively buoyant.
Each female can produce up to half a million tiny eggs, each containing a globule of oil that makes the egg buoyant.
Get a crew cut Category: Today's thought I left my house today in buoyant mood.
House Sales: The trend in home ownership has been buoyant.
Figure 23: Sketch of a buoyant plume rising in the absence of a background wind.
To me, buoyant and impatient, the people in the play appeared preposterous.
Intermodal flows on the other hand are more buoyant, with just under half of rail shippers anticipating growth.
UK growth is still buoyant despite the first signs that a consumer spending slowdown is finally on the horizon.
If there is a stable stratification they may also become less buoyant as the ambient air becomes less dense.
A surfing lesson includes a suitable surfboard (long, wide, buoyant and made of soft.. .
The body becomes buoyant, and in the case of the sloth, virtually weightless.
There is less in common than is often supposed between the buoyant energy that led Grant to Shiloh and the grim plodding determination that led him to Vicksburg and to Appomattox.
A surfing lesson includes a suitable surfboard (long, wide, buoyant and made of soft...
At the time of the buoyant ascent the computer had ' cleared ' .
buoyant plume rising in the absence of a background wind.
Air only - term used to describe a life jacket that only becomes buoyant upon filling with gas.
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