On the other hand, many evolutionists ignore the certainty that there must be a continuum in any real evolutionary process.
This continuum was held to render possible conduction in all directions throughout the grey matter of the whole nervous system.
Ridewood (30), the whole hyobranchial apparatus forms a cartilaginous continuum, and during metamorphosis the branchialia disappear without a trace.
With reference to all such further refinements of theory, it is to be borne in mind that the perfect fluid of hydrodynamic analysis is not a merely passive inert plenum; it is also a continuum with the property that no finite internal slip or discontinuity of motion can ever arise in it through any kind of disturbance; and this property must be postulated, as it cannot be explained.
Continuum scyphus est argenteus aptus ad usum."
It was thus parallel to the king's council, or concilium continuum, of medieval England; while by its side, during the 15th century, stood the Kammergericht, composed of the legal members of the council, in much the same way as the Star Chamber stood beside the English council.
Some survey questions ask you to rate statements on a "strongly agree" to "strongly disagree" continuum while others ask you to type a response to specific questions.
The four basic parenting styles tend to fall on either side of a basic continuum between those parents who are heavy on discipline and those parents who tend to take a different more child centered approach.
Antisocial behaviors exist along a severity continuum and include repeated violations of social rules, defiance of authority and of the rights of others, deceitfulness, theft, and reckless disregard for self and others.
The series would go on to spawn two full-length direct to DVD films (The Ark of Truth and Continuum) as well as spinning off two other series Stargate: Atlantis and Stargate: Universe.
Space-time in simple terms is a mathematical model that combines space and time into a single continuum.
Department of Education, 1998) which span the continuum of preparation and professional development.
continuum emission sensitivity can be approximately estimated in two ways.
The aim of the wound healing continuum is to support clinical decision making not replace it, ' she maintained.
boson gluon fusion process which has no analog in e + e - annihilation continuum region.
We can imagine a continuum from Me with full experience to a Robot with none.
The liquid crystalline continuum of the body facilitates rapid intercommunication.
That way, the inspections of workplace learning and of adult and community provision will be treated as part of a seamless continuum.
Command and control warfare applies across the operational continuum and all levels of conflict.
Kirchhoff's second law A low-density gas will radiate an emission-line spectrum with an underlying emission continuum.
Uncertainty of whether the current distribution of valley bottom sites represent discrete concentrations or windows on a broader continuum.
continuum orbitals for each angular momentum can be included.
continuum hypothesis is necessary to make the idea work.
continuum point rejection.
The space-time continuum, which is a fancy way of saying " we don't know.
WARNING: The consumption of alcohol may cause a disturbance in the time-space continuum, whereby gaps of time may seem to literally disappear.
She steps in to prevent his death causing the inevitable rent in the space/time continuum.
Thank god / gods / random fluctuations in the spacetime continuum for interviews.
crystalline continuum of the body facilitates rapid intercommunication.
The geometric continuum is infinitely divisible; segments, no matter how small or how large, can arise.
This additional broadening is due to the boson gluon fusion process which has no analog in e + e - annihilation continuum region.
Sixteen objects (31 %) have a power-law continuum with spectral indices -2.3 - -0.9 that flatten to -1.1 - 0.0 at 20.
lullaby Of Birdland The Autobiography Of George Shearing George Shearing (with Alyn Shipton) Continuum, 2004 Hardback.
The research will focus on the analysis of infinite dimensional Hamiltonian systems in continuum mechanics.
It plants single variety monocultures as a continuum over very extensive areas.
A jazz Odyssey The Life Of Oscar Peterson Oscar Peterson & Richard Palmer Continuum Press, 2002 Hardback.
space-time continuum, which is a fancy way of saying " we don't know.
Of central importance is the underlying complexity of the format and this suggests a typology of metadata along the continuum from simplicity to complexity.
In 2007, his album Continuum also received the Best Pop Vocal Album Grammy.
Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies 15.3 (2001): 305-319.
For those that need multi-focal lenses, progressive lenses may provide a smoother continuum of vision through blended curves in the lenses.
Other scientists believe that handedness should be measured on a continuum from completely right-handed to completely left-handed.
As you can see, there is room for a wide range of interests and comfort levels along this continuum.
Much like lactose intolerance, gluten intolerance works along a continuum.
Understanding where you fall on this continuum will help evaluate what next steps should be in managing your symptoms.
In theory, every parent falls somewhere on the continuum and can fit (mostly) into one of the four categories.
Organizations dedicated to education and acceptance are making great strides in helping people understand the continuum of developmental disorders.
Davis' Hammond returned for a handful of guest appearances, the final of which occurred during the Stargate: Continuum feature film that was released after Davis' death in 2008.
Collectively they are known as the Q Continuum, and when we meet others of the species, they are also called 'Q'.
In fact, we only have his word for it that the one who interacts with the people of Star Fleet is in fact the same entity, or indeed if individuals even exist as such in the Continuum.
There is some speculation in fandom that the 'Squire of Gothos' who childlishly toyed with the crew of the original Enterprise was a child of the Continuum.
At one time he was determined to have a child with her, believing that a Q-human hybrid would solve the problems of the Q Continuum.
Well, in the Next Generation universe, Anderson would clearly be a member of the Q Continuum, being omnipotent and all.
continuum of care.
entityluminous holographic image, for example, is a clear statement about matter and energy as a continuum rather than distinct entities.
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