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The climate is comparable to that of north Italy.
Thus the disposition of the endoderm-cavities is roughly comparable to the gastrovascular system of a medusa.
The conduction of such stimulation to parts removed some distance from the sense organ suggests paths of transmission comparable to those which transmit nervous impulses in animals.
His next and most important publication was his famous paper "On the Equilibrium of Heterogeneous Substances" (in two parts, 1876 and 1878), which, it has been said, founded a new department of chemical science that is becoming comparable in importance to that created by Lavoisier.
In any attempts to gain an insight into the relations between the physical properties and chemical composition of substances, the fact must never be ignored that a comparison can only be made when the particular property under consideration is determined under strictly comparable conditions, in other words, when the molecular states of the substances experimented upon are identical.Advertisement
Their importance will never be comparable to that of his music; but, just as the reaction against Ruskin's ascendancy as an art-critic has coincided with an increased respect for his ethical and sociological thought, so the rebellious forces that are compelling Wagnerism to grant music a constitution coincide with a growing admiration of his general mental powers.
Although in some industrial centres the working-class movement has assumed an importance equal to that of other countries, there is no general working-class organization comparable to the English trade unions.
It must be pointed out that, however probable Haeckel's theory may be in other respects, there is not the slightest evidence for any such cleft in the umbrella having been present at any time, and that the embryological evidence, as already pointed out, is all against any homology between the stem and a manubrium, since the primary siphon does not become the stem, which arises from the ex-umbral side of the protocodon and is strictly comparable to a stolon.
Oliver and Audibert published some cases of cirrhosis of the liver with ascites in which they got results comparable to those of Widal.
The year 1903 was memorable for a very heavy rainfall, comparable though not equal in its disastrous effects to that of 1879.Advertisement
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After the second larval moult, he passes through a passive stage comparable to the pupa-stadium of an b insect, and during this stage, which occurs inside the root, the reproductive organs are perfected.
The only comparable fact among other worms is the Laurer's canal or genitointestinal canal in the Trematoda.
What we do find is a slight transverse furrow on each side of the head, close to the tip, but the most careful examination of sections made through the tissues of the head and brain shows the absence of any further apparatus comparable to that described above.
Obviously, therefore, liquids are comparable when the pressures, volumes and temperatures are equal fractions of the critical constants.Advertisement
Its salinity is comparable to that of the eastern basin of the Mediterranean, which is greater than that of the Black Sea, viz.
There is no doubt that these are parapodial or limb appendages, carrying numerous imbricated secondary processes, and therefore comparable in essential structure to the leaf-bearing plates of the second meso somatic somite of Limulus.
The logic of the Stoics had been discredited by the sceptical onset, but in any case there was no organon of a fitness even comparable to Aristotle's for the task of drawing out the implications of dogmatic premises.
With Locke the mind is comparable to white paper on which the world of things records itself in ideas of sensation.
The uncleanliness of the city was comparable to that of oriental cities at the present day, and, according to contemporary testimony (Garencieres, Angliae flagellum, London, 16 47, p. 85), little improved since Erasmus wrote his well-known description.Advertisement
It seems likely that the quality of the wine produced in ancient times was scarcely comparable to that of the modern product, inasmuch as the addition of resin, salts and spices to wine was a common practice.
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Among the factors, economic, geographic, political and social, which combined to bring about the decline of the Hanseatic League, none was probably more influential than the absence of a German political power comparable in unity and energy with those of France and England, which could quell particularism at home, and abroad maintain in its vigour the trade which these towns had developed and defended with their imperfect union.
The circumstances in which it was written made it an act of heroism comparable with any that Grant ever showed as a soldier.
That the results achieved with these different materials are not comparable is a fact which every connoisseur must admit.Advertisement
This new departure reached its climax in the Tokugawa mausolea of Yedo and NikkO, which are enriched by the possession of the most splendid applications of lacquer decoration the world has ever seen, nor is it likely that anything of comparable beauty and grandeur will be again produced in the same line.
In 344, or one of the following years, the Macedonian arms were carried across Epirus to the Adriatic. In 342 Philip led a great expedition north "comparable to nothing in antiquity since Darius' famous march to Scythia."
For its charm the story is comparable with the account of Jacob's experiences in the same land (xxix.).
The general nature of the phenomena is thus easily understood; but it is at a maximum at pressures comparable with a millimetre of mercury, at which the free path is still small, the greater number of molecules operating in intensifying the result.
St Michael's contains a Norman font of black marble, comparable with that in Winchester Cathedral.
On the New York side of the Hudson the rocks are crystalline, the surface a region of low hills, a continuation of the crystalline area of Connecticut, and comparable with the Piedmont plateau of the Southern states.
Aix is an important educational centre, being the seat of the faculties of law and letters of the university of Aix-Marseille, and the north and east quarter of the town, where the schools and university buildings are situated, is comparable to the Latin Quarter of Paris.
History has few examples to show comparable to this terrible campaign in Virginia.
Lee said that he had lost his right arm, and, good soldiers as were the other generals, not one amongst them was comparable to Jackson, whose name was dreaded in the North like that of Lee himself.
The two standards, the cubic inch and the cubic decimetre, may not be strictly comparable owing to a difference in the normal temperature (Centigrade and Fahrenheit scales) of the two units of extension, the metre and the yard.
More recent analysis has shown, however, that certain modifications observed within the same stratigraphic level are really grades of mutations which show divergences comparable to those found in successive levels.
All these writers attacked the problem of descent, and published preliminary phylogenies of such animals as the horse, rhinoceros and elephant, which time has proved to be of only general value and not at all comparable to the exact phylogenetic series which were being established by invertebrate palaeontologists.
The university of Mexico received much support from both church and state, but it never gained a position comparable to the universities of South America - Cordoba, Lima (San Marcos) and Bogota.
There are only two who are at all comparable to him - Guizot and Lamartine; and as a statesman he stands far above both.
The dispersive powers of gases are, however, generally comparable with those of liquids and solids.
Moreover, it is very probable that conjugation occurs soon after the arrival of the parasites in their specific invertebrate host; and this act may perhaps give rise to an aflagellar copula, which is gregariniform and comparable to an ookinete.
This mature weathering, resulting in the relatively complete separation of the quartz from the kaolin, and both from the calcium carbonate and other basic materials, implies conditions of rock decay comparable to those of the present time.
Certainly there is no younger marine formation of comparable extent in the continent.
As in other comparable cases, this figure does not make allowance for the oblique attitude in which the sediments were deposited, and should not be construed to mean the vertical thickness of the system.
At the close of the period the topography of the western part of the country must have been comparable to that of the present time.
In origin and character, and to some extent in distribution, they are comparable with the Eocene and Miocene formations of the same region, and still more closely comparable with deposits now making.
Without corrections, therefore, the figures of earlier censuses are not comparable with those of the census of 1905.
This investment, which occurs also in many Filibranchia, forms the pericardial glands, comparable to the pericardial accessory glandular growths of Cephalopoda.
Hagen observed that some genera possess wing-like outgrowths on the prothorax, comparable to those seen in certain insects of the Carboniferous Period.
The action of the drug appears to be entirely psychic, and comparable to that of the mandrake of the Hebrews.
The population of Georgia in 1880 was 1,542,180; in 1890 it was 1,837,353, an increase of 19.1%; in 1900 it was 1 The manufacturing statistics for 1900 which follow are not those given in the Twelfth Census, but are taken from the Census of Manufactures, 1905, the 1900 figures here given being only for " establishments on a factory basis," and thus being comparable with those of 1905.
A re-examination of his previously considered hypotheses as to the cause of these phenomena was fruitless; the true theory was ultimately discovered by a pure accident, comparable in simplicity and importance with the association of a falling apple with the discovery of the principle of universal gravitation.
The effects may be varied by altering the capacity and self-induction of the circuit which contains the spark gap. The insertion of self-induction has the advantage of avoiding the lines due to the gas through which the spark is taken, but it introduces other changes in the nature of the spark, so that the results obtained with and without self-induction are not directly comparable.
The Trochosphere-hypothesis (2), (3) is based chiefly on the occurrence in certain Polyclad Turbellaria, of a larval form (Miiller's larva) which is comparable to a certain stage (pro-trochula) in the development of the Trochosphere-larva.
It is a survival of tree-worship and comparable to the Semitic ashera.
In practice it is found that a magnet can be prepared which, when suitably protected from shock, &c., retains its magnetic moment sufficiently constant to enable observations of H to be made comparable in accuracy with that of the other elements obtained by the instruments ordinarily employed at sea.
In the literatures of other Teutonic countries we have only occasional references to the religious rites of heathen times, and these are generally in no way comparable to the detailed accounts given in Icelandic writings.
The first soma is supposed to have been stolen from its guardian demon by an eagle, this soma-bringing eagle of Indra being comparable with the nectar-bringing eagle of Zeus, and with the eagle which, as a metamorphosis of Odin, carried off the mead.
In some species there are also sensory papillae comparable to the aesthetes of Chitons.
Whether a true sexual process precedes these processes or not does not affect the present question, the point being that the resulting spheroidal "fructification" (cleistocarp, perithecium) has a definite wall of its own not directly comparable with a stroma.
Under other conditions, of which the temperature is an important one, the nucleus in the yeast-cell divides, and each daughter-nucleus again, and four spores are formed in the mother cell, a process obviously comparable to the typical development of ascospores in an ascus.
When, in the course of centuries, the exhaustion of richer ores shall have forced us to mine, crush and concentrate mechanically or by magnetism the ores which contain only 2 or 3% of iron, then the cost of iron in the ore, measured in terms of the energy needed to mine and concentrate it, will be comparable with the actual cost of the copper in the ore of the copper-mines of to-day.
Determinations of the electrical conductivity of the diazonium chloride and nitrate also show that the diazonium radical is strictly comparable with other quaternary ammonium ions.
According to Hantzsch the isomeric diazo hydroxides are structurally identical, and the differences in behaviour are due to stereo-chemica l relations, the isomerism being comparable with that of the oximes.
They do not wear as well, however, as the pelt and the wool are not of a strength comparable to those of sealskin.
The wool is, however, poor compared to the otter and beaver, and the pelt thin and in no way comparable to them in strength.
The material prosperity of his reign, which is comparable with that of Solomon a century before, was overshadowed by the religious changes which his marriage involved.
Iron ores have been discovered in many places in connexion with the "iron formation" of the Keewatin, but nowhere in amounts comparable with those of the same formation in Michigan and Minnesota.
When in 1905 the rich silver area was found in northern Ontario, a rush was made to it, comparable to those to the Australian and Californian goldfields.
The last-mentioned case has been regarded as representing an apogamous development of the sporophyte from the gametophyte comparable to the cases of apogamy described in Ferns.
Olive, claim that this body is a true nucleus comparable with that of the higher plants.
It is possible, however, that the tetraspore formation should be regarded as comparable with the prolific vegetative reproduction of Bryophyta, and in favour of this view there is the fact that the tetraspores originate on the thallus in a different way from carpospores with which the spores of Bryophyta are in the first place to be compared; moreover, in certain Nemalionales the production of tetraspores does not occur, and the difficulty referred to does not arise in such cases.
Upon the evidence it would seem therefore that so far as Nemalion is concerned an alternation occurs comparable with that existing in the lower Bryophyta where the sporophyte is relatively small, being attached to and to some extent parasitic upon the gametophyte.
Novel as this result may seem, the tetraspores of Florideae become hereby comparable with the tetraspores of Dictyota, to which reference will be made hereafter.
Were the case of Sphaeroplea to stand alone, the phenomenon might perhaps be regarded as an alteration of generations, but still only comparable with the case of Bangia, and not the case of the Florideae.
A very few species, like Chroolepus, which grows on rock surfaces, are comparable with the land plants which have been termed xerophilous.
The presence of phycocyanin, phyco a role in the morphological development of land plants is entirely wanting in algae, such conducting tissues as do exist in the larger Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae serving rather for the convection of elaborated organic substance, and being thus comparable with the phloem of the higher plants.
The particular method of granulating slag for Passow cement produces a material which sets per se and attains a strength comparable with that of Portland cement.
Such units frequently occur in pairs, one member of the pair being characterized by the presence, the other by the absence of a problematical body at least comparable with a ferment, the result of the presence or absence being a notable modification of the whole organism or of parts of it.
A similar kind of segregation may take place in the formation of the repeated parts of an organism, so that symmetrical repetition may be compared with normal heredity, and be due to the presence of similar factors in the divisions of the embryonic cells, whilst the differentiation of repeated parts may be due to the unequal distribution of such factors and be comparable with variation.
It would be impracticable to draw general conclusions as to the physical and biological conditions of the Antarctic regions until the researches of all the expeditions had been published in a comparable form.
The two points thus meeting, the bill is 1 This peculiarity is found as an accidental malformation in the crows (Corvidae) and other groups; it is comparable to the monstrosities seen in rabbits and other members of the order Glires, in which the incisor teeth grow to an inordinate length.
At a great distance from its mouth it has still a depth of three fathoms, and in all its physical features it is comparable to the Kapuas and Barito.
English, though possessing sounds comparable to the Greek 0, /, x, has never made any attempt to represent them in writing.
This term, which our growing knowledge, especially of the Syriac and other Eastern versions, is rendering more and more unsatisfactory, stands for a text which used to be connected almost exclusively with the " eccentric " Codex Bezae, and is comparable to a Targum on an Old Testament book.
This district produces both red and white wines, but their character is not comparable to that of the Medoc or of the Cotes.
Hence his measurements are all directly comparable with modern electrostatic measurements in which the unit of capacity is that of a sphere r centimetre in radius.
The cathedral contains rich work in Norman style, and also much that is comparable with the best Early English.
With a considerable aperture, the neighbouring point N will be reproduced, but attended by aberrations comparable in magnitude to ON.
It has a strongly acid reaction, being almost comparable with the carboxylic acids.
The dimensions of the glaciers on the outer Himalaya, where, as before remarked, the valleys descend rapidly to lower levels, are fairly comparable with those of Alpine glaciers, though frequently much exceeding them in length8 or io m.
Arrhenius, who hold that the union of toxin and antitoxin is comparatively loose, and belongs to the classof reversible actions, being comparable in fact with the union of a weak acid and base.
Among other manufactures in which the state ranks high and in which there was a large increase in value during the same period 1 The 1904 census, taken by the Federal Bureau of the Census in co-operation with the secretary of state of Michigan, covered the year ending on the 30th of June 1904, and is thus not strictly comparable with the "1905" census of manufactures for other states, which were for the year ending on the 31st of December 1904.
It failed to produce an effect comparable with that of the first Life, but the replies to it were many, and Strauss answered them in his pamphlet Die Halben and die Ganzen (1865), directed specially against Schenkel and Hengstenberg.
Such figures of the census of 1900 as are comparable with those of the special census of 1905, when only the establishments under the factory system were enumerated, show that between 1900 and 1905 the number of factories increased 9.3%; the capital, 49.8%; and the value of the products,' 40% (from $353,005,684 to $774,369,025).
Beyond the parapodia are four pairs of organs, often called suckers, but probably of sensory nature, and comparable to the lateral sense organs of Capitellids (Wheeler).
Small "males" are in some species constantly associated with large hermaphrodites, but according to Beard there are in some cases true dwarf males, comparable to the complementary males described by Darwin in the Cirripedia.
His peculiar talent, comparable in many respects to that of the so-called "calculating boys," was not combined with any exceptional measure of intellectual power, and produced nothing of permanent value.
Although the Avesta is a work of but moderate compass (comparable, say, to the Iliad and Odyssey taken together), there nevertheless exists no single MS. which gives it in entirety.
Taught and acquired as an ecclesiastical language, it was enabled to live an artificial life long after it had become extinct as a vernacular - in this respect comparable to the Latin of the middle ages or the Hebrew of the rabbinical schools.
Their bone lance-heads and dart-points were comparable to those of northern and southern savages.
Small tuberous shoots, comparable on a large scale with the bulbils of Lycopodium Selago, are occasionally produced in the axils of some of the persistent leaf-bases; these are characteristic of sickly plants, and serve as a means of vegetative reproduction.
In Ceratozamia the broad petiole-base is characterized by the presence of two lateral spinous processes, suggesting stipular appendages, comparable, on a reduced scale, with the large stipules of the Marattiaceae among Ferns.
The arrangement is comparable with Santorin in the Aegean Sea.
She undoubtedly nerved the French at a critical time, and inspired an army of laggards and pillagers with a fanatical enthusiasm, comparable with that of Cromwell's Puritans.
The metre and the kilometre, for instance, or the metre and the millimetre, are not directly comparable; but the metre can be conceived as containing too centimetres.
The conception of the Dipleurula derives its chief weight from the fact that it is comparable to the early larval forms of other primitive coelomate animals, such as Balanoglossus, Phoronis, Chaetognatha, Brachiopoda and Bryozoa.
These tufts or groups likewise display an orderly and definite grouping in different mammals, which suggests the origin of such groups from the existence in primitive mammals of a scaly coat comparable to that of reptiles, and indeed directly inherited therefrom.
That these three sterile segments, with their sporangiophores, are together comparable to one of the bracts of Sphenophyllum, with its sporangiophores, is shown by the vascular supply in each case being derived from a single leaf-trace, So far as is at present known, the Sphenophyllales were homosporous.
The stem is monostelic, the vascular tissues being separated into curved groups comparable with collateral vascular bundles, which surround the pith.
A characteristic, comparable in value to that presented by the pygidial shield of Arachnida, is the frequent development of a pair of long appendages by the penultimate somite, which with the telson form a trifid, or, when that is small, a bifid termination to the body.
In some a serial arrangement of stigmata comparable to that observed in Chilopoda is found.
The comparative study of the development does not support the hypothesis that the Polyzoa (q.v.) are comparable with Phoronis.
The number of factories in South Carolina in 1900 was 1369, in 1905, 1399 1; the amount of capital invested in such establishments was $62,750,027 in 1900, and in 1905 $113,422,224; the value of products in 1900 was $53,335,811; in 1905, $79,376,262; and the average number of wage earners in 1 The special census of 1905 was confined to manufactures under the factory system, and the statistics above for 1900 have been reduced to the same standard to make them comparable with the statistics for 1905.
The eastern depression, known as the East African trough or rift-valley, contains much smaller lakes, many of them brackish and without outlet, the only one comparable to those of the western trough being Lake Rudolf or Basso Norok.
The church of Long Sutton, besides its fine Norman nave, possesses an Early English tower and spire which is comparable with the very early specimen at Oxford cathedral.
Although not comparable in altitude with the Pyrenees (highest summit Aneto, 11,168 ft.) or the Sierra Nevada (highest summit Mulhacen, 11,421 ft.), the coast ranges frequently attain an elevation of over 5000 ft., and in some cases of over 6000 ft.
Like the Curetes, Dactyli, Telchines and Cabeiri, however, they represent primitive gods of procreative significance, who survived in the historic period as subordinate deities associated with a form of the Great Mother goddess, their relation to the Great Mother of the Gods, Cybele, being comparable with that of Attis.
He showed that in de Blainville's group there were associated with a number of heterogeneous forms a group of animals characterized by being composed of two layers of cells comparable with the first two layers in the development of vertebrate animals.
This secondary wood, in the true Calamites (Arthropitys, Goeppert), has a simple structure comparable to that of the simplest Coniferous woods; it is made up 4 FIG.
On the flanks of the cushion, below the scar, are two superficial prints, perhaps comparable to lenticels.
The morphology of Stigmaria has been much discussed; possibly the main axes, which do not agree perfectly either with rhizomes or roots, may best be regarded as comparable with the rhizophores of Selaginellae; they have also been compared with the embryonic stem, or protocorm, of certain species of Lycopodium; the homologies of the appendages with the roots of recent Lycopods appear manifest.
There is reason to believe that Lyginodendron oldhamium was a climbing plant comparable in some respects to such recent Ferns as Davallia aculeata.
The curious male sporophylls may perhaps be remotely comparable to those recently discovered in Mesozoic Cycadophyta, of the group Bennettiteae.
Starting with the Permo-Carboniferous vegetation, and omitting for the moment the Glossopteris flora, we find a comparatively homogeneous flora of wide geographical range, consisting to a large extent of arborescent lycopods, calamites, and other vascular cryptogams, plants which occupied a place comparable with that of Gymnosperms and Angiosperms in our modern forests; with these were other types of the greatest phylogenetic importance, which serve as finger-posts pointing to lines of evolution of which we have but the faintest signs among existing plants.
Sezanne yields Ferns in profusion, mingled with other shade-loving plants such as would grow under the trees in a moist ravine; its vegetation is comparable to that of an island in the tropical seas.
Among the flowering plants are Dewalquea, a ranunculaceous genus already mentioned as occurring in the Upper Cretaceous, and numerous living genera of forest-trees, such as occur throughout the Tertiary period, and are readily comparable with living forms. Saporta has described about seventy Dicotyledons, most of which are peculiar to this locality.
In addition to diffuse pigment (mostly in the epidermis), the skin contains granular pigment stored up r' in cells, the chromatophores, restricted to the cutis, which are highly mobile and send out r2 branches which, by contraction and expansion, may rapidly alter the coloration, most batrachians being in this respect quite comparable to the famous chameleons.
There's still the part about hunting down secret agents which is probably comparable to any FPS game around today.
This is more comparable to the oppulent trip to deux alps.
The landform assemblage is comparable to that at Bouldnor and Burnt Wood, but smaller in scale.
Benbrook points out that Roundup Ready soybeans produce five to ten percent fewer bushels per acre compared to traditional varieties grown under comparable conditions.
Nonetheless Scillonian children are more outgoing and confident than their counterparts on the mainland and have consistently achieved examination results comparable to the best.
Applicants without Master's degrees are occasionally allowed entry, providing they can demonstrate academic skills comparable to a good undergraduate degree.
Mozart had produced nothing remotely comparable by the same age.
The incidence of meningococcal disease remains comparable with the corresponding quarter of 1997.
The Turkish diaspora in Europe is broadly comparable to the South Asian diaspora in Europe in several respects.
The study guide for each module is divided into units, roughly comparable with a week's study.
In addition Fortran array storage is directly comparable to the array storage conventions used in Excel.
The main purpose of the QLFS is to provide internationally comparable statistics on the levels and changes in employment, unemployment and economic inactivity.
These use a range of different parameters for classification, so that they are not strictly comparable.
Measurements show comparable performance between active and passive diffusers, while the active solution requires less space.
The power output of red diodes can be comparable to small incandescent bulbs.
It is associated with relativistic electrons or cosmic ray electrons, so named because they travel at speeds comparable with that of light.
The Southern figures were comparable (if somewhat lower) with voting figures in British general elections, as Post notes.
Reference should also be made to the background of rental evidence for comparable hereditaments elsewhere.
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As such, levitation is a ' paranormal ' or supernatural event comparable with miracles.
Fluorescent competitive binding properties in the same cells with non-fluorescent selective ligands were found to be comparable to radioligand binding.
Results for aflatoxin contamination of Argentinian maize were comparable to recent results obtained by UK industry.
Numerous other examples of early biblical majuscule exist, several of which are broadly comparable with P64.
It is an accomplished product which will be serious competition for comparable Windows laptops from pc mammoths like Dell and HP.
These little insects are comparable in the desire for human flesh to Scottish midges.
There were no post-operative deaths in either group and the post-operative morbidity and hospital stay were comparable.
Feedback from all of these studies demonstrate that performance is comparable to standard hand held direct ophthalmoscopes.
This is why, generally, most American cast pewter will contain more lead than comparable English pewter.
The values of dissolved inorganic phosphate in January are comparable to those of the Atlantic input signal.
More importantly the easily understandable rules provided insights which were directly comparable to the relevant literature concerning the binding site of dihydrofolate reductase.
Northcliffe's advertising revenues for the five months to February 2005 were 6.8% ahead of the comparable period last year.
You have a right to equal pay with members of the opposite sex doing the same or a comparable job to you.
In this manner, holding and fattening smaller tilapia is comparable with livestock holdings.
Their main priority has been to ensure a uniform process for registering cancers region-wide, which will deliver timely, comparable, high-quality data.
Only Synaptic is comparable, and it has a GUI, and is less finely tunable to do things manually.
The variation of water vapor density with altitude suggests the water vapor density with altitude suggests the water vapor may come from a localized source comparable to a geothermal hot spot.
Gockel (37) says that the results he obtained without the cover when divided by 3 are fairly comparable with those obtained under the usual conditions; but the appropriate divisor must vary to some extent with the climatic conditions.
In the Feast of Firstfruits we have another example of the same sort; comparable with this concentration of holiness is the respect or veneration shown to a single animal as representative of its species (see Animal Worship).
The changes of temperature and climate caused by difference of elevation are quite comparable in their magnitude and effect on all organized creatures with those due to differences of latitude; and the relative position of the high and low lands on the earth's surface, by modifying the direction of the winds, the fall of rain, and other atmospheric phenomena, produce effects in no sense less important than those due to the relative distribution of the land and sea.
But there are very few people in the world who have made a careful study of his works; and although his theory of rent has a wide and increasing application in economics, it is not comparable in general scientific importance with Malthus's theory of population.
In 1866 Mr Diggles commenced a similar publication, The Ornithology of Australia, but the coloured plates, though fairly drawn, are not comparable to those of his predecessor.
The need for scrupulous cleanliness in the preparation of rubber is now recognized, and the arrangements of a rubber factory in Ceylon or Malaya are comparable with those of the modern dairy.
The vagina of Cestodes is undoubtedly comparable with the so-called " uterus " of Trematodes, but the nature of the Cestode uterus is not so clear.
The single anterior vagina is then comparable with the similarly named duct of ectoparasitic Trematodes, in which group it is either single or double.
Its antiquity is not, indeed, comparable to that of ancient Egypt or Greece, but no country besides Japan can boast a living and highly developed art that has numbered upwards of twelve centuries of unbroken and brilliant productiveness.
But it is a mistake to assert, as many have asserted, that after the era of the above ten mastersthe latest of whom, SOmin, ceased to work in 187 InO bronzes comparable with theirs were cast.
In general we find an analogy between the development of groups and of organs; we discover that each phyletic branch of certain organisms traverses a geologic career comparable to the life of an individual, that we may often distinguish, especially among invertebrates, a phase of youth, a phase of maturity, a phase of senility or degeneration foreshadowing the extinction of a type.
Infinitely greater as a designer was Alfred Stevens, whose influence on English craftsmen might be regarded as almost comparable to that of Michelangelo on that of his Italian contemporaries.
Further, he showed that the spectrum of a dense ignited gas resembles that of an incandescent liquid or solid, and he traced a gradual change in the spectrum of an incandescent gas under increasing pressure, the sharp lines observable when it is extremely attenuated broadening out to nebulous bands as the pressure rises, till they merge in the continuous spectrum as the gas approaches a density comparable with that of the liquid state.
It is impossible to give more than approximately accurate statistics of the resultant depopulation of Portugal; but it seems probable that the inhabitants of the kingdom decreased from about 1,800,000 or 2,000,000 in 1500 to The Slave thus discredited; the peasants sold their farms and p emigrated or flocked to the towns; and small holdings were merged into vast estates, unscientifically cultivated by slaves and comparable with the latifundia which caused so many agrarian evils during the last two centuries of the Roman republic. The decadence of agriculture partly explains the prevalence of famine at a time when Portuguese maritime commerce was most prosperous.
Of wholly Welsh rivers only the Towy and the Teifi are comparable in length and drainage area with the smaller rivers in the above list (see Wales).
Thus, for 10 MeV this equals 50 keV, a value comparable to the best results obtainable with solid-state detector systems.
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Our research shows that employees in unionized workplaces are still gaining in a variety of ways, relative to comparable workplaces without unions.
The variation of water vapor density with altitude suggests the water vapor may come from a localized source comparable to a geothermal hot spot.
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Buying a motorhome is comparable to buying a house in terms of the commitment and expense, so make sure you have all the information you need.
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Fortunately for you, LCDs and plasmas have pretty comparable prices.
You will find Lenova laptops here, and the prices are comparable to several of the other sites that sell Lenova products.
Sure, a Mac may be more expensive than comparable PC computers, but with only a little extra searching, you can knock a few hundred dollars without much trouble.
Still, do a comparable search at other sites incase someone else has it cheaper.
The processing speeds of Core 2s are comparable to each other.
Many newspapers and graphics companies use Mac computers since they seem to push graphics and process audio and video more efficiently than comparable PCs.
Since many of us consider our felines part of the family, adding a special pet ornament or two to the holiday tree can be comparable to adding one for each of our children.
As a carnivore, carbohydrates are not required in the same amount as they would be for a comparable size dog.
If your room is not available then the hotel will get you a comparable room at a nearby hotel and provide transportation to the new location.
IdentityMonitor offers comparable services to that of their other monitoring service.
These too are comparable to MBNA's offers in the past.
The purpose of spousal support is to help the spouse with lower income to continue living a lifestyle comparable to the one he or she had before the divorce.
To avoid getting into a situation where you're buying a six-year-old rebuilt cabinet for the same price as a comparable two-year-old used one that's in good condition, be sure to shop around before you buy.
When setting a price, it's important to consider all of the relevant factors, such as the age and condition of the furniture, the cost of comparable new items, and the amount that other sellers are asking for similar pieces.
While no VOC paint can be expensive, low VOC paint is comparable in price to traditional paints.
The report found that LEED buildings consume approximately 25% less on average than comparable commercial buildings and that LEED certified projects represent approximately 30% of the market.
When you factor in the refund, the total cost of purchasing the hybrid is lower than the cost of purchasing a comparable model.
They provide 40 percent more capacity than a NiMH of comparable size but are still not widely used.
There are, however, a number of free online programs that are comparable in function and usefulness.
If resale value is a concern, care should be taken to choose items that are comparable to other houses in the area.
Even though the price range is comparable to other high-end makeup lines, the powder products in this makeup line don't come with a short-range expiration date.
Their ingredient lists are comparable, and often nearly identical, to those of higher-end lines, and many of these companies offer sample size versions of their products to allow consumers to test the products beforehand.
In fact, GIMP is so powerful in its latest versions that it is comparable to the most expensive programs on the market, yet it doesn't cost a penny.
Many of the photo editing freeware programs have comparable editing features, but that doesn't mean they are all equally useful.
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The first is called the "bow effect," because it is comparable to the archer who lets the bow slip from his or her grasp while flexing it in preparation for attaching the string.
In addition to all of the environmental perks, this boot is still incredibly high performance and is actually lighter than many comparable models.
People who regularly use drugs like heroin may find that they never experience a comparable high to their first use, but adding Clonazepam increases the high exponentially.
Bath towels made from Supima cotton, another extra long staple cotton, are comparable to Egyptian cotton towels.
He didn't start acting until his late teens, and with his good looks he was quickly picked up to star in Brazilian telenovelas, which are comparable to American soap operas.
Gymboree's prices are comparable to Baby Gap and The Children's Place.
But her prices are still comparable to many good children's clothes, so you support an individual enterprise and dress your child beautifully - a rite of spring everyone can embrace.
Quite often these brands will be comparable to your favorites and, perhaps, different enough to really grab your attention!
Macy's also sells polo shirts at prices comparable to Nordstrom.
Their quality is comparable to Lacoste and the brand is equally recognizable.
The quality is fairly comparable to the department store lines, but the price is happily lower.
Prices are comparable to the Disney store and the gowns are absolutely sensational.
Prices are comparable to Chasing Fireflies, but when you're combing the Internet, comparison shopping will frequently help you find many of these items on sale.
Biscotti is comparable to the design scheme of Luna Luna Copenhagen, another young girls' designer who loves to toy with fairy tale concepts and romanticism.
Generally, the cost of earning your degree online should be fairly comparable to attending a similar brick and mortar university.
Print correspondence is slower than most comparable methods and is subject to error, such as materials getting lost in the mail.
The computer's disadvantages include a relatively short battery life and worse portability than comparable models.
However, doctoral degrees involve a great deal of research and work no matter how they're obtained, and plenty of distance programs provide rigor and structure at levels that are comparable to on-site universities.
All of the ships offer multiple amenities and floor space comparable to other mainstream lines with plenty of activities for all members of the family.
Carnival and Disney have some of the best programs at sea, with extensive activities for different age levels, though many larger cruise lines offer comparable programs for their young passengers.
It towers some 208 feet into the sky, comparable to the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse in North Carolina, which is visible from 20 miles out.
Pet quarantine facilities are definitely not comparable to the type of doggie day care centers you might be expecting.
This is comparable to problems encountered with other chew treats such as rawhide chews, cornstarch bones, pig's ears, and cow hooves.
A pull down bar allows you to select your current brand of dog food, or a comparable one if your current brand isn't on the list.
The electrostatic charge is comparable to the static poke you might feel if you walked on a carpet and then touched a metal object.
A comparable example is the codpiece, which was fashionable in the sixteenth century, and part of the well-dressed European man's ensemble.
The pot or plant size tells you how big the plant will be and you can compare prices for comparable sizes.
The goal should be to make your house comparable to the other homes in your immediate vicinity.
If resale value is a concern, the homeowner should plan on installing interior finishes comparable to other homes in the area.
The useful life of adhesive vinyl tile will depend on usage, but it may have a slightly shorter life than comparable vinyl sheet installations because of the tendency of the tile corners to dog-ear over time.
Both cellulose and fiberglass have comparable R-Factor ratings, with cellulose coming in slightly ahead of fiberglass.
The sheets of tile are much larger, allowing you to install them in a fraction of the time that it would take for a comparable ceramic tile backsplash.
Set it away from the house in the middle of the garden, or just off the sliding glass door; you aren't confined to a specific set up and the cost of both options is fairly comparable.
The result was buoyant, extravagant, jewelry that women hungered for and cost less than comparable gem-bedecked pieces.
White diamonds may be rare, but a high quality yellow diamond may actually have a greater value than a comparable clear stone.
Many of today's high-quality synthetic gems can also be quite costly, although less-expensive that the comparable natural stone.
While it's true you can get a handsomely made jacket at Brooks Brothers, the odds are fairly good that you'll find a comparable look, at say, Banana Republic.
There is currently no way to create a comparable product in a lab environment.
Note, however, that parents should expect to pay higher prices for them than they do for comparable synthetic toys.
They will send products to all addresses in the U.S., Canada, or the U.K. Gobble Green! packs products with dry ice and sustainable packaging materials, and their shipping costs are comparable to other nationwide companies.
Soy has a luxurious feel and appearance, comparable to cashmere.
Both these organic ingredients have found their way into the common kitchen, earning a spot next to the coffee maker for having a punch comparable to a regular cup of joe, minus the acidity that coffee can yield.
The XL size fit is comparable to retail sizes 18 to 20 and has a 28-inch inseam.
Once you have chosen the style you want to sew, take your time and pick out a comparable pattern.
Unfortunately in today's market, when brands fall in and out of favor or just don't bring in enough revenue to be considered profitable, shoppers are forced to move on and look for comparable brands.
To make life easier for you, we've narrowed down a few of the more popular Ralph Lauren styles and matched them up with comparable plus size belts.
If you prefer something longer and warmer, consider the comparable barn coat, a water-resistant, heavy coat made of canvas.
It is more than likely that what you pay someone to make a cardigan exactly to your specifications will be comparable to what you might have paid for a vintage cardigan in pristine condition.
The Ohio Department of Agriculture offers links to Ohio food safety laws and they are comparable to most states; covering issues such as food temperature, storage, hygiene and more.
Many of the limited edition models are comparable in price to the styles in Black Flys standard lines.
In fact, the styles of Velvet frames are comparable to eyewear designers like Black Fly.
Replicas should not claim to be or be sold as the original brands or they will be violating copyright law; they should clearly state they are only inspired by or that the style is comparable to the name brand.
Black Wire Polarized BluBlockers are comparable to pricey designer frames.
Endless.com has mostly comparable prices, but you may find yourself saving $10 or more on a few models.
All in all, prices are reasonably comparable with all things considered.
It's fair to say that the consoles will be comparable in processing power.
There should be a statement of certification; the appraiser certifies that the value he assigned to the book is reasonable, accurate, and comparable to other, similar books.
They can also be very warm, but in order to offer warmth comparable to down, more filling is required.
Since many individuals do not know what a good price is for a pop up camper when they go to sell, it's smart to look at comparable campers on all three sites and possibly more.
For the high-speed wireless data, the Pre makes use of 3G EVDO Rev.A, offering transfer speeds comparable to that of AT&T's HSDPA.
The available RAM appears to be comparable between the two devices as well.
The "3G" network operated by T-Mobile is not the same as the one used by AT&T, but the "2G" network technology should be comparable.
Shortly thereafter, one of the common iPhone complaints was that nothing really comparable was available through Verizon Wireless.
They're similar in many ways, with comparable features.
By comparison, the Apple iPhone 4 has a resolution of 960 pixels by 640 pixels, despite having a screen that is physically comparable to the Mogul.
However, the two tests are comparable when used to evaluate the effects of a hemorrhagic stroke.
Older children of ten to 12 years of age have speech recognition comparable to adults and do well with speech discrimination testing.
The incidence of attachments to soft objects in the Netherlands, New Zealand, and Sweden is comparable to that in the United States.
As adolescents, abused children are more likely to be in contact with the juvenile justice system than nonabused children of comparable family constellation and income level.
Follow-up of these children to the age of 15 show them to have fewer behavioral problems than comparable 15-year-olds without the service.
Humidifiers should be adequately and frequently cleaned with bleach or comparable cleanser to avoid mold which can be aerosolized and then exacerbate existing allergies.
The 15-month visit is very comparable to the previous visits but it does mark a few milestones in the child's health.
Thus, even at comparable stature, females are shorterlegged and shorter-handed than boys; in addition, girls' bones are more gracile (narrower) than boys and are, therefore, more affected by adult bone loss.
In 2007, the tour hit over thirty cities, and a 2008 tour promises a comparable amount of stops.
Since not all English words translate into Chinese, this website gives you a couple of different choices to help you find the word or phrase that is comparable to what it is you are looking for.
Prices are often comparable to waxing prices, but will vary from city to city.
The look is very comparable to dreadlocks, without the high commitment and maintenance.
While the pay isn't likely to be comparable to that of a corporate level job that requires a CPA, if flexibility is what you're looking for, this may be a good opportunity for you.
Visitors can post their resume, set up email alerts, review comparable salaries and review information on top Canadian employers.
Earnings are variable and are typically comparable to the level of education that an individual has.
Most of these opportunities offer generous pay and benefits compared to comparable positions in the private sector.
Nurses can generally expect compensation comparable to other nursing positions that do not require advanced practice degrees or significant experience.
Encore Mortgage offers interest rates which are comparable to other mortgage lenders.
The various terms they offer are also comparable to other lenders, although Encore does feature some adjustable rate mortgage terms which are not offered by many lenders.
The drive-by appraisal, combined with the recent sales prices of comparable homes in the area, will provide you with an accurate appraisal.
A lot of people figure that finding a mortgage comparable to the amount they already pay in rent means that the affordability of the mortgage will be no problem.
In most instances, borrowers should be prepared to pay interest rates and fees comparable to other subprime mortgage loans.
Provide a local street map leading to the property and another outlining each of the other comparable properties in the area.
Comparable lending amounts in the area where you live.
If you don't have medical insurance or you have a plan that doesn't cover maternity care, keep in mind that a midwife assisted home birth typically costs 30-50% less than a comparable hospital birth.
However, research shows that a car service could be comparable in cost, and given the perks of luxury travel, it could end up being the best way to go.
The Fio Dental is comparable to a strategically placed piece of dental floss.
If that's the case, know that with a little bit of research, you will be able to find comparable styles, and make that goal a reality!
There, you'll be find swimsuits that are comparable, and affordable, to the white and rose printed bikini worn in the now infamous photos.
While it's impossible to purchase the exact bikini that Selena is wearing, it is possible to find comparable styles.
By now you may be thinking this technology is not something you can afford, however it's a pleasant surprise to discover their prices are quite comparable to regular swimwear.
When you think of Bare Necessities, women’s lingerie typically comes to mind, but did you also know that they offer a comparable line of swim styles as well?
Sexy and versatile, many of the looks here are quite comparable to Leah’s style.
Biscuit, a spritely yellow dog that is comparable in size to some toddlers, can respond to your commands and acts impressively close to a real live dog.
The My Scene crew are comparable to Barbie and Bratz dolls, and they were popular choices for many girls.
Micellized vitamins tend to be expensive, a lot more expensive than comparable vitamin pills.
It contains a fairly balanced vitamin profile, comparable to many pill-form multivitamins on the market.
While it's true that you'll use less in a month than comparable vitamin supplements, this can make the cost prohibitive.
The Shark Navigator is comparable to Dyson but half the price, the Navigator claims to never lose suction and is lightweight and affordable.
As of this writing, comparable travel steamers in this unit's price range can feature heating elements capable of producing up to 600-watts of heating power.
The wattage of this Panasonic model is slightly higher than comparable brands at 1,300 watts instead of the more common 1,100 watts.
Their speed is comparable to a microwave oven, but they can be used to prepare dishes that don't lend themselves to microwave cooking.
If you have followed the directions correctly, your handmade candles should be of a comparable or slightly better quality than most of the mass-produced floating candles that are available for purchase.
Quality is comparable to the three sites above.
Despite the fact that diamonds are not nearly as rare as they once were, they are still consistently priced higher than most other gems of comparable quality.
A small stone with rich color may be far more valuable than a larger stone with questionable quality, and in general, colored stones are more expensive than comparable colorless diamonds.
The sharp corners of the princess diamond shape are comparable to the sharpness of platinum's color, and the bright white metal offers a startling contrast to the deeply sparkling facets of a princess cut.
The taste of gluten free pastry is comparable to that of wheat-based pastry, but the dough itself can be harder to handle.
From a nutritional standpoint, Jules Gluten-Free, All-Purpose Flour is comparable to white, all-purpose flour with 110 calories versus 102 per 1-ounce serving.
Prices are comparable to Guess, Lucky, Nine West and Diesel merchandise.