By this time a competitor had entered the field.
He was thrice a successful competitor for the prizes of the Academy of Sciences of Paris.
Very soon the Asahi had a keen competitor in the Osaka Mainichi Shimbun (Osaka Daily News) and these papers ultimately crushed all rivals in Osaka.
In agricultural machinery Germany is a serious competitor with England.
Euler, assisted by his eldest son Johann Albert, was a competitor for these prizes, and obtained both.
1694, 4 and in 1711 at the age of eighty was a competitor for the office of lord privy seal.'
In January 904 he was; treated in the same fashion by his competitor, Sergius III., who had him strangled.
i 05), which left Palmyra without a competitor for the Eastern trade.
Ragenfrid died in 731, and from that time Charles had no competitor in the western kingdom.
third ballots showing a majority for his most serious competitor, M.
Among the historic personages who were buried within its walls was Robert Bruce, lord of Annandale, the competitor for the throne of Scotland with John Baliol, and the grandfather of King Robert the Bruce.
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In all other matters, the Aulic Council was a competitor for judicial work with the Imperial Chamber 1 (Reichskammergericht, a tribunal dating from the great diet of Worms of 1495: see under Imperial Chamber).
of general merchandise it might prove a serious competitor to the canals, of which a large mileage had been constructed in Great Britain during that period.
The inferred principle may hold the field as explanation without obvious competitor potential or actual.
In the 11th century a competitor arose in the see of Dublin.
In the immediate vicinity are also extensive beds of iron ore, and this combination of mineral wealth has enabled the town to become a competitor with Essen, Oberhausen, Duisburg and Hagen in the products of the iron industry.
While these figures hold good, India cannot be a serious competitor with Europe in the cotton industry.
Everywhere the imperial competitor was victorious, and crowded audiences importuned him to display his talents.
The instrument was described in over fifty publications 6 in various countries, and was well known to physicists previous to Bell's introduction of the electric telephone as a competitor with the electric telegraph.
When the supporters of Governor Lowden, his chief competitor, were released after the eighth ballot, they swung to Senator Harding, a " dark horse," who was nominated on the tenth ballot, with 6921 votes to 156 for Gen.
Scott, being dissatisfied with the new review, persuaded John Murray, his London publisher, to start its brilliant Tory competitor, the Quarterly Review (Feb.
The textile industries (the making of carpets and rugs, cotton goods, cotton smallwares, dyeing and finishing textiles, felt goods, felt hats, hosiery and knit goods, shoddy, silk and silk goods, woollen goods, and worsted goods), employed 32.5% of all manufacturing wage earners in 1905, and their product ($271,369,816) was 24.1% of the total, and of this nearly one-half ($129,171,449) was in cotton goods, being 28.9% of the total output of the country, as compared with I I% for South Carolina, the nearest competitor of Massachusetts.
In the manufacture of textiles the United States holds the second place, after Great Britain; decidedly second in cottons, a close competitor with Great Britain and France in woollens, and with France in silks.
If, however, no one obtains the requisite majority, the roll is again called until some one competitor secures the requisite number of votes.
In 1857 commenced the exportation of Japan silk, which became so fierce a competitor with Bengal silk as gradually to displace it in favour; and the native silk reeled in Bengal has almost ceased to be made, only the best European filatures, produced under the supervision of skilled Europeans, now coming forward.
An excellent harbour, sheltered against pirates, it became almost at once a competitor for the commerce of the Baltic. Its foundation coincided with the beginning of the advance of the Low German tribes of Flanders, Friesland and Westphalia along the southern shores of the Baltic - the second great emigration of the colonizing Saxon element.
In recent years competitions of the "missing word" type have had considerable vogue, the competitor, for instance, having to supply the last line of the limerick.
It has been stated that the asafu d-daula was a competitor with Hajji Mirza Aghasi for the post of premier in the cabinet of Mahommed Shah, that he was afterwards, in the same reign, exiled for rising in.
The victorious king had to be content with tribute and obedience, which would cease when he died, or was beaten by a competitor for the position of Bretwalda.
He was defeated, but his successful competitor was unseated on petition, and at the second contest Bright was returned.
1709), but the successful competitor was Frederick Augustus, elector of Saxony, who cheerfully renounced Lutheranism for the coveted crown, and won the day because he happened to arrive last of all, with fresh funds, when the agents of his rivals had spent all their money.
From 1785 to 1787 he was governor of Massachusetts, suppressing with much vigour Shays' Rebellion, and failing to be re-elected largely because it was believed that he would punish the insurrectionists with more severity than would his competitor, John Hancock.
The "sound-money campaign" in Ohio having attracted the attention of the whole country, Hayes was marked out as a candidate for the presidency, and he obtained the nomination of the Republican National Convention of 1876, his chief competitor being James G.
He was several times a successful competitor for the prizes given by the Academy of Sciences of Paris; the subjects of his essays being: - the laws of motion (Discours sur les lois de la communication du mouvement, 1727), the elliptical orbits of the planets, and the inclinations of the planetary orbits (Essai d'une nouvelle physique celeste, 1735).
The king of Castile finally bought off the claim of his English competitor by arranging a marriage between his son Henry and Catherine, daughter of John of Gaunt, in 1387.
The top competitor in the market, and your other available option when you go shopping for your flat screen television, is the plasma television.
And, with a new sizeable competitor in broadband, BT will now have a patsy to draw Ofcom's regulatory fire.
Valdemar had no longer a competitor.
Among Western nations it was, without any competitor, the most important of all vegetable fibres till towards the close of the 18th century, when, after a brief struggle, cotton took its place as the supreme vegetable fibre of commerce.
It was undertaken with the simple design of furnishing a preface to his younger son's translation of Shakespeare; a monument of perfect scholarship, of indefatigable devotion, and of literary genius, which eclipses even Urquhart's Rabelais - its only possible competitor; and to which the translator's father prefixed a brief and admirable note of introduction in the year after the publication of the volume which had grown under his hand into the bulk and the magnificence of an epic poem in prose.
Canada is likely to outstrip the United States in the trade of fish and blubber oils, and in tie near future Japan bids fair to become a very serious competitor in the supply of these oils.
Eugenius was the candidate of the nobles, and the clerical faction brought forward a competitor.
But he failed to obtain either of two posts - the professorships of mathematics at the Royal Military Academy and of geometry in Gresham College - for which he applied in 1854, though he was elected to the former in the following year on the death of his successful competitor.
Each competitor must pull the chain inside of his/her cage in order to elevate the cage.
Not only was she a tough competitor who almost made it to the end, but she also caught America's attention as the first deaf contestant.
Stephanie from season four not only won the competition but also prepared the judges' favorite dish more often than any other competitor.
You can use the information learned to discover what weaknesses your competitor sites have and therefore capitalize on those weaknesses.
As the Facebook population grew, however, it became more mainstream and more of a competitor of MySpace instead of an alternative.
Ironically, many generators existed on the Internet long before Myspace, as a company, finally released their own interface as a competitor.
One major competitor to Facebook is MySpace.
Tafford.com is another large competitor in the field of nursing supplies and uniforms.
An antitrust law of 1907 makes it unlawful for any corporation controlling within the state the sale of 50% of an article to raise or lower the price of that article with the intention of injuring a competitor.
The first, for a memoir on the construction of a clepsydra for measuring time exactly at sea, he gained at the age of twenty-four; the second, for one on the physical cause of the inclination of the planetary orbits, he divided with his father; and the third, for a communication on the tides, he shared with Euler, Colin Maclaurin and another competitor.
They also have a dizzying array of fabrics and styles to choose from, whether you're a pre-K soccer team or a college-level competitor.
competitor; and tariffs so maintained are in complete conformity with the principle of free trade.
himself; and in John III., count of Armagnac. The prospect of his briliant progress to Rome was ever before his eyes; and in his thoughts force of arms, of French arms, was to be the instrument of his glorious triumph over his competitor.
The Aussie ace said: " I've never played Ferrer but I know he is a great competitor and really fit.
antacid ingredient offering through the acquisition in 2002 of a smaller competitor.
Trick Catch: The competitor throws a boomerang which must travel past the 20 meter line.
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You could lose some traffic to your dot com competitor.
competitor in such races.
At the same time, a really formidable low wage competitor at the bottom end of the market was starting to make itself felt.
Junior overseas Trophy J Awarded to the highest placed Overseas competitor under 13 in the British Open Championship.
competitor intelligence reports and statistical analysis.
competitor analysis to detailed reports into the biotechnology sector.
Written for novices, all advice is based on the first hand experiences of a novice competitor.
You are the final competitor; you have beaten contestants from a system-wide population of nearly 700 billion.
For the first time in his sporting life Arthur could not dislodge his competitor for the first team spot.
dot com competitor.
ebullient French host, tears in his eyes, greeting every competitor.
Allowing ETBE to qualify for the federal tax subsidies reduces the growth of MTBE (methyl tertiary butyl ether ), its main competitor.
Paul Wright is a regular Preston competitor but confesses that his car is a little slow compared to other front-runners.
Microsoft's contradictory position on Linux as a viable competitor seems indicative of the difference between the marketplace and the court.
To make significant inroads into the key competitor's core market.
Swedish inventor and engineer who came to England in 1826 and built a competitor to Stephenson's Rocket, then patented a screw propeller.
She travels to Athens as the only British competitor in the women's javelin on Wednesday 25 August.
I usually also have a fairly meaty project to handle, for instance an in-depth competitor analysis.
mycelium of both species and Marasmius was potentially the better competitor.
Each competitor wears a hanging pendant around her neck.
personifyWonder Trophy Awarded to the competitor who best personifies the spirit of the event.
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Each competitor will do two slalom runs, their times added together to give a total score.
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If I quoted him 1s.9d for American turps he would ring up a competitor in my presence and try to get a better price.
Appearing at the elective diet of 1674 at the head of 6000 veterans he overawed every other competitor, and despite the persistent opposition of the Lithuanians was elected king on the 21st of May.
46, 1900) between the Eastern Telegraph Company and the Colonial Office, the company pointed out that Mr Raikes, when Postmaster-General, had stated that " it would be without precedent for the English government itself to become interested in such a scheme in such a way as to constitute itself a competitor with existing commercial enterprises carried on by citizens of the British empire.
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We thus find Vopiscus acknowledging that when he began to write the life of Aurelian, he was entirely misinformed respecting the latter's competitor Firmus, and implying that he would not have ventured on Aurelian himself if he had not had access to the MS. of the emperor's own diary in the Ulpian library.
Most car rental companies will match or beat competitor's prices, so use that to your advantage to get a quote that is even better than what is advertised.
Recent reviews of the 2007 version do show improvements, however, with some preferring the product over its leading competitor, Norton Antivirus 2007.
If the consumer can't trust the maker of a product, then there is no confidence to buy from them, or even a competitor.
The iPod Touch's closest competitor is the Archos 5.
Consumers may select the partner company instead of a competitor because he or she has the partner's card in his wallet.
He also has invented unique versions of common base makeup, such as his Water Canvas Foundation, which still has yet to meet its match from a competitor.
In fact, it's interesting to note that the original inspiration for K2 skis was born out of the unsuccessful skiing attempts of a man who would eventually become a major competitor of K2, Howard Head.
He says, "You earn the respect of fellow drivers by driving clean, honoring the traditions and legacies of the sport, being a tough competitor on the track, and a humble person off the track.
Mills proved that she could be a fierce competitor by staying on the show for many weeks before her eventual demise.
In an interview, fellow Dancing competitor Brooke Burke stated that everyone was concerned for Misty May and thought she may be having surgery on her Achilles later on in the week.
Even Kris knew Adam had it, telling his competitor that he "…deserved to win."
For example, casual wear may dictate what a competitor can wear, such as a safari or sports theme, complete with accessories like binoculars and safari hat or a tennis racket and tennis balls.
The best toddler pageant dresses will be custom made, which ensures parents that another toddling competitor won't be sporting the same ensemble.
Though even these large ships do not compare with the behemoths of sister line Royal Caribbean or competitor Carnival, they still offer an amazing variety of activities and amenities.
At King Size, the categories are set up a little bit differently than at BG Direct, but this collection is not any less all encompassing than its competitor.
It also purchased yet another competitor: Wallis Arnold Enterprises.
Corporate Purchases: A small amusement park may be purchased by a larger competitor who then decides to close the small park to decrease competition.
Universal Orlando has established itself as a major Disney competitor.
However, when Harmonix left the Guitar Hero franchise to develop Rock Band with Electronic Arts, the Guitar Hero franchise never fully recovered the same kind of mass appeal and market share in the face of the new competitor.
If you go a little further back in history, you can look into titles like the NFL Quarterback Club series from Acclaim, which was a direct competitor to Madden at the time.
As the 1980s progressed, Nintendo was also introduced to its first major competitor.
Harry is mysteriously selected at a competitor in the dangerous Triwizard Tournament and must confront horrible foes and finally confront Voldemort himself.
In direct opposition to it's competitor Street Fighter 2, Mortal Kombat featured a simple control scheme of two punches and two kicks - a high and a low for each.
They are currently outselling each competitor and consumers are still having issues in finding Wiis in stock even more than two years later.
When the Sony PlayStation hit the market, it was an instant sensation and far outsold its main competitor, the Nintendo 64.
The biggest competitor, however, is the very positively received Gears of War, a title that won numerous game of the year awards.
Nintendo's first main competitor to its Game Boy came from the same company that challenged its Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES).
Many analysts and pundits have indicated that the PSP Go may be a better competitor in the casual gaming market against devices like the iPod touch and Apple iPhone.
Not only that, but the PlayStation also offered far more titles -- totalling over 7400, in fact -- than its closest competitor, the Nintendo 64.
Sega introduced the Genesis, the handheld GameGear, 32x, Saturn and DreamCast and was a strong competitor for Nintendo before leaving the hardware market.
The Android platform is meant to be a direct competitor to other smartphone platforms, like Windows Mobile, Symbian, and even BlackBerry.
Have you taken a competitor's offer to a different carrier to see if they will beat it?
The T-Mobile MyTouch is a good competitor for other similar phones on the market, and a vast improvement over the G1 model.
There is only one major competitor and it's new to the Verizon line-up: the Apple iPhone.
A bright orange that might make a tanned competitor seem to glow might make a paler-skinned dancer look like they have a greenish cast to their skin.
Registering for an extremely competitive and difficult event, which will only lead to embarrassment and frustration, is not a good experience for any first time competitor.
This can both give the aspiring competitor a good idea of what to expect from the competition and also help them decide if they are ready to make that kind of commitment.
Victoria's Secret offers sexier tankinis than just about any other competitor in a variety of fun patterns.
Halter tops provide a lot of support for the bustier Perfect 10 bikini contest competitor, so pull on one that holds the bust way up high and perky.
If the Jammer is the trainer's swimwear of choice, the Racer is the competitor's chosen suit.
All together, the five flavors of store brands have about 1,000 different products, which puts them about on par with competitor Vitamin World.
If you are facing an exceptionally strong competitor, or are just playing with friends who are relaxed about the rule book, using these helpful websites can up your score and improve your game.
However, some candle sales companies do forbid you from working with anyone who they consider to be a potential competitor.
As a direct competitor with Guess, Nine West handbags have a western originated style.
So, right out of college, I became a co-owner of a fitness/wellness business as well as a national fitness competitor.
Jackson owns Weta Digital, a competitor of George Lucas's Industrial Light and Magic.
With the number of telemarketing calls telling you about a competitor's low rates and the plethora of commercials advertising flat fees for long distance calls, you may be wondering if now is the time to switch your carrier.
Staples Price-Match Guarantee: If you find something cheaper somewhere else within a certain amount of days, Staples will match the competitor's deal.
Most phone companies will be eager to keep you as a customer, even if it means they must match a competitor's offer to prevent you from switching carriers.
One of the company's key points of customer service is that it will beat a competitor's price, even if it's an advertised special, within a year of your purchase date.
Walmart will price match local competitor prices, so you can build your Shopping List and then print out the price match list to take to Walmart.
This retailer is a competitor to be reckoned with in the field of discount shoes and can hold its own with the new styles it offers season after season.
Nine West was always seen as a competitor because the Nine West brand is known for the same qualities Ravel footwear was known for: stylish affordability in the latest fashions.
If your budget doesn't allow for the UT gold watch, you may want to look at the Texas Longhorns Men's Competitor Watch available at Football Fanatics.
Considering that Microsoft has always perceived Macintosh as a weak competitor more education-oriented and lacking a business orientation, this bias isn't a mystery from a business point of view.
You may also want to visit competitor websites and see what words they are using to target their visitors.
If you are nice about it and aren't a competitor, you might even get the owner of the desired site name to link your site on the front page.
If your business is unable to meet your customers' needs, then they will simply take their business to a competitor.
Why are competitor's products inferior, vulnerable to be overtaken by your own, or not meeting the consumer's needs best?
What is the top competitor doing in sales?
Another major competitor is Belk's a department store owned by Federated Brands.
In this pose, the competitor's upper arms are held approximately parallel to the floor and the fists are in a balled position.
The rear double bicep pose gives the bodybuilding competitor another chance to show off his or her amazing bicep flex.
Some also comment that Progressive tends to be more expensive then competitor Geico, but the specific rates and comparisons differ depending on the person applying.
In 2005, the company was purchased by competitor Swiss Re.
The company announced reorganization and new policies in early 2000, but after several years of struggle, the majority of stock was sold to competitor Swiss RE.
Despite soft fabrics and a strong focus on comfort, Bedhead is a hard-edged competitor.
Unlike competitor's brands, their products are durable, stylish and provide years of comfort when cared for properly.
Niki is a fierce competitor and plays the tough position of Defensive Lineman (or defensive linewoman).
The loser of each game may enjoy cheering on a fellow competitor, or you may want to create a loser bracket in which those who have lost a game get to continue playing as well.
Quite the athlete in his youth and a former Ironman competitor, Bailey leads a more sedentary life these days, but he's sure he has what it takes to win.
Whitmore considers himself a fierce competitor, but he's also counting his personal charisma as one of his strongest survival skills.
Viewers' heads spun again when a guest appearance on Flavor of Love 2 turned into New York coming back into the house as a competitor for Flav's affections.
Acts range from the obscure, such as one competitor's attempt to impress the judges by balancing heavy objects with his teeth, to the mundane, in the form of a harmonica solo.
Many viewers were quite pleased when Ilan beat competitor Marcel Vigneron because Marcel had a somewhat abrasive personality.
His vast experience in a wide variety of cuisines made him a difficult competitor to beat, and he has plans to open his own restaurant eventually.
What they don't know is that there's a hidden camera trying to catch them in the act of looking at their competitor's private medical folders.
The male and female contestants voted into the dueling circle then select a competitor of their respective gender to compete against.
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