A terrible struggle took place for the possession of his body, until Apollo rescued it from the Greeks, and by the command of Zeus washed and cleansed it, anointed it with ambrosia, and handed it over to Sleep and Death, by whom it was conveyed for burial to Lycia, where a sanctuary (Sarpedoneum) was erected in honour of the fallen hero.
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It was then left to cool, and after being thoroughly cleansed presented the appearance of a copper ingot with one silver side.
Subsequently the streets were cleansed and repaved, an improved sewer system was put in operation, and the water supply was obtained from artesian wells.
He was then cleansed and re-clothed, his room cleaned, and during the day he was visited by his new attendant, a creole and a compatriot of Josephine de Beauharnais, named Jean Jacques Christophe Laurent (1770--1807), who had from the 8th of November onwards assistance for his charge from a man named Gomin.
Growing specimens of good colour and in fruit are if possible selected, and cleansed as much as practicable from adhering foreign particles, either in the sea or a rocky pool.
Wilpert discovered in the Cappella Greca a painting of the " Fractio Panis " or eucharistic feast, which he cleansed from the dust with which it had been covered.
After the fruit has set, the foliage should be refreshed and cleansed by the daily use of the syringe or garden engine.
Iron ships' plates have recently been coated with copper in sections (to prevent the adhesion of barnacles), by building up a temporary trough against the side of the ship, making the thoroughly cleansed plate act both as cathode and as one side of the trough.
cavity, is now dealt with successfully by surgical means, and infected sinuses or even encephalic abscesses are reached and cleansed.
A common type of condenser consists of a copper worm placed in a water bath; but more generally straight tubes of copper or cast iron which cross and recross a rectangular tank are employed, since this form is more readily repaired and cleansed.
During this period the Salii took part in certain other festivities: the Equirria (Ecurria) on the i 4th, a chariot race in honour of Mars on the Campus Martius (in later times called Mamuralia, in honour of Mamurius), at which a skin was beaten with staves in imitation of hammering; the Quinquatrus on the 19th, a one-day festival, at which the shields were cleansed; the Tubilustrium on the 23rd, when the trumpets of the priests were purified.
The bottle is carefully cleansed by washing with soda, hydrochloric acid and distilled water, and then dried by heating in an air bath or by blowing in warm air.
Examined from this point of view the majority of domestic filters were found to be gravely defective, and even to be worse than useless, since unless they were frequently and thoroughly cleansed, they were liable to become favourable breeding-places for microbes.
18 In John, Christ is a " propitiation " (tXaa l uos) provided by the love of God that man may be cleansed from sin; He is also their advocate (HapetOsi ros) with God that they may be forgiven, for His name's sake.
Sickly animals should be at once isolated, and their cages and enclosures disinfected, whilst as a matter of routine the enclosure in which any animal has died should be cleansed, and according to the results of post-mortem examination, which should be made in every case, appropriate measures of disinfection employed.
In Isaiah's days the answer had been affirmative; there appeared to be at least a potentiality of national regeneration in the holy seed when once it should be cleansed from the chaff by a work of judgment.
As the time drew near, the anxious population cleansed their houses.
The flat frame is the most gentle in its usage of the silk, but is most costly in labour; whilst the circular frame, being more severe in its action, is not suitable for the thoroughly degummed silks, but on the other hand is best for silks containing much wormy matter, because the silk hanging down into the combing teeth is thoroughly cleansed of such foreign matter, which is deposited under the machine.
The celebration is based on the doctrine that the souls of the faithful which at death have not been cleansed from venial sins, or have not atoned for past transgressions, cannot attain the Beatific Vision, and that they may be helped to do so by prayer and by the sacrifice of the mass.
I cannot say there is no vanity in making this funeral oration of myself, but I hope it is not a misplaced one; and this is a matter of fact which is easily cleansed and ascertained."
He hesitated whether to go, but was persuaded by a vision and the injunction to call nothing unclean which God had cleansed.
Early every norning the officiating priest proceeded to the holy of holies, tfter the preliminaries of purification had cleansed him from my miasma that might interfere with the efficacy of the rites.
writes: "Forasmuch as (the Greeks) say that this place of purification is not indicated by their doctors by an appropriate and accurate word, we will, in accordance with the tradition and authority of the holy fathers, that henceforth it be called purgatorium, for in this temporary fire are cleansed not deadly capital sins, which must be remitted by penance, but those lesser venial sins which, if not removed in life, afflict men after death."
Tests made for several successive years by means of culture media and sterile plates, demonstrated the perfect bacteriologic purity of the air, first drawn into the caverns through myriads of rocky crevices that served as natural filters, then further cleansed by floating over the transparent springs and pools, and finally supplied to the inmates of the sanatorium.
But of the mode in which it was planted, steeped, heckled, cleansed and generally prepared for use, we can form no idea any more than we can of the mode or tools employed by the settlers in its cultivation..
They have advice for every contingency in life, and can say with precision when a man has been defiled, and how he may be cleansed again; they possess an endless stock of formulae for prayer, and of sentences which serve for l~rotection against evil spirits and may be turned to purposes of magic.
It is related that he and his sister fell asleep in the temple of Apollo Thymbraeus and that snakes came and cleansed their ears, whereby they obtained the gift of prophecy and were able to understand the language of birds.
The resulting lead button hammered P into shape and carefully cleansed from slag is ready for the cupel.
Local authorities may require premises to be cleansed and disinfected; they may order the destruction of bedding, clothing or other articles which have been exposed to infection; they may provide proper places for the disinfection of infected articles free of charge; they may provide ambulances, &c. In the case of a person found suffering from infectious disease who has not proper lodging or accommodation, or is lodging in a room occupied by more than one family, or is on board any ship or vessel, such person may by means of a justice's order be removed to a hospital; a local authority may pay the expenses of a person in a hospital or, if necessary, provide nursing attendance; any person exposing himself or any other in his charge while suffering from infectious disease, or exposing infected bedding, clothing or the like, is made liable to a penalty.
The greater part of the area of the town is occupied by gardens and plantations of palm-trees, intersected by a number of little canals, cleansed twice daily with the ebb and flow of the tide, which rises here about 9 ft.
In the reign of Jehoram, Naaman, the Syrian general, came and was cleansed by the prophet Elisha of leprosy (2 Kings v.).
Two trials compared wounds cleansed by showering with tap water with wounds that were not cleansed.
cleansed on a daily basis.
Bosnia is now ethnically cleansed to a very high degree.
How to apply Apply twice daily to thoroughly cleansed skin.
How to use: Every morning on perfectly cleansed skin.
The skin is left feeling smooth, refined and deeply cleansed.
cleansed according to His estimate.
cleansed from all defilement.
cleansed with holy water.
Every inmate is to be bathed and cleansed and suitably clothed before being admitted to the ward.
creepy-crawlye cleansed with scalding water before the service to remove spiders, flies and other creepy-crawlies.
The mother of his wife has decided that according to tribal custom, the wife must now be cleansed.
The area is then exfoliated and deep cleansed using an ultrasound spatula that glides over the skin.
gully roadside gullies are generally cleansed at least once a year and twice on main routes.
His " I will " cleansed the leper; the maimed were made whole.
In threshing wheat for seed, care should be taken that the machine is well cleansed of the grain it has previously threshing wheat for seed, care should be taken that the machine is well cleansed of the grain it has previously threshed.
Thyself art cleansed and made virtuous by no work so much.
In threshing wheat for seed, care should be taken that the machine is well cleansed of the grain it has previously threshed.
Thus the housing of the poor has been improved, though this difficult problem is yet far from solution; not the large towns only, but the larger villages also, are cleansed and drained; food has been submitted to inspection by skilled officers; water supplies have been undertaken on a vast scale; personal cleanliness has been encouraged, and with wonderful success efforts have been made to bring civilized Europe back from the effects of a long wave of Oriental asceticism, which in its neglect and contempt of the body led men to regard filth even as a virtue, to its pristine cleanliness under the Greeks and Romans.
Thou hast washed in these running waters wherein dogs and swine have been cast night and day and hast cleansed and wiped the outside skin which also the harlots and flutegirls anoint and wash and wipe and beautify for the lust of men; but within they are full of scorpions and all wickedness.
As has often been observed in other plague epidemics, sound people could enter infected houses and even sleep in the beds of those who had died of the plague " before they were even cold or cleansed from the stench of the diseased " (Hodges).
The pitch pines and shrub oaks about my house, which had so long drooped, suddenly resumed their several characters, looked brighter, greener, and more erect and alive, as if effectually cleansed and restored by the rain.
After you have fully cleansed and moisturized your face, apply a good foundation to the skin.
After your skin has been cleansed and moisturized, apply your favorite foundation to eliminate any under eye circles or other flaws.
After your face has been properly cleansed and moisturized, you can use the provided powder puff to apply the powder on top of your favorite Shiseido foundation.
Once the face has been properly cleansed and moisturized, it's time to start creating glamorous eyes.
Make sure skin is cleansed and moisturized and apply any pre-makeup cream as needed.
Your belly piercing should be cleansed two to three times daily with a mild anti-bacterial soap and a diluted salt solution.
When you stick with organic natural baby soap, you can be confident that your child's skin won't suffer negative side effects associated with being cleansed with soaps containing chemicals and other harmful artificial ingredients.
If the child has been bitten by an animal, the injury must be cleansed as soon as possible to lower the risk of rabies.
In hemodialysis, the blood flows out of the body into a machine that filters out the waste products and routes the cleansed blood back into the body.
This affected area should then be cleansed with antiseptic or with antibacterial soap.
The site should be gently cleansed with mild soap and water.
The injured site should be cleansed with a sterile solution and wrapped in a clean towel or other thick material that will protect the wound from further injury.
If the hair has been cleansed properly, it will feel weightless upon the final rinsing.
The skin is cleansed, and then a stencil is traced onto it.
It's important to note that even though Stanley Burrough's claimed his diet cleansed the system of toxins and helped people regain their health, there is no scientific evidence that backs up his claims.
Keeping skin properly cleansed and moisturized will help prevent future break-outs and treat current pimples.
Cooling Toner: After you've exfoliated and cleansed, splash on this cooling liquid.
After the bruise has been cleansed and iced, it's time to take it easy on the couch and elevate the wound site.
Keep the skin cleansed, but be careful not to over cleanse or use drying products that contain alcohol.
Skin needs hydration, especially if it is being cleansed often and treated with topical acne products that can sometimes be drying.
The peel should be applied to freshly cleansed skin.
He fled with Alcmene, Electryon's daughter, to Thebes, where he was cleansed from the guilt of blood by Creon, his maternal uncle, king of Thebes.
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