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  • Concentrated hydrochloric acid converts it into oxamide.

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  • Potash solution converts it into a mixture of potassium cyanide and cyanate.

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  • Photosynthesis is what converts light energy from the sun into chemical energy for plants.

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  • When emperors became converts, the church, so lately a victim and a pleader for liberty, readily learned to persecute.

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  • Diazomethane converts it into the methyl derivatives of isocyanic acid, and nitramide, NH2N02.

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  • The Buddha himself is stated in the books to have devoted to it the very first discourse he addressed to the first converts.'

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  • Every relaxation of the old thoroughgoing position was welcomed and supported by converts only half converted.

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  • Kyan's process, patented in 1832, consists in impregnating the timber with corrosive sublimate which, acting on the albumen in the wood, converts it into an indecomposable substance.

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  • Prince Nicholas Esterhazy and Paul Rakoczy were among his converts.

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  • The Oxford converts (1845 and later) added considerably to Wiseman's responsibilities, as many of them found themselves wholly without means, while the old Catholic body looked on the newcomers with distrust.

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  • But many difficulties with his own people shortly beset his path, due largely to the suspicions aroused by his evident preference for the ardent Roman zeal of the converts, and especially of Manning, to the dull and cautious formalism of the old Catholics.

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  • It is adequate to its presumed purpose of offering to distant Gentile converts a clear account of their Master's earthly work, and of the causes which led to His rejection by His own people and to His death by Roman crucifixion.

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  • While the needs of Jewish believers were amply met by St Matthew's Gospel, a like service was rendered to Gentile converts by a very different writer.

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  • The first protestant missionaries (those under the London Society for the Promotion of Christianity among the Jews), settled in Jerusalem in 1823; to them is due the inception of the trade in olive-wood articles, invented for the support of their converts.

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  • With repeated hammering, drawing out and annealing, it gains much in strength and toughness, and the addition of a very minute quantity of carbon converts it into steel, less tough, but of the keenest hardness.

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  • Phosphorus pentachloride converts them into alkyl chlorides, a similar decomposition taking place when they are heated with the haloid acids.

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  • The deputation became zealous converts, and on their return converted their countrymen.

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  • The Mahommedans of India may be divided into two classes, pure Mahommedans from the Mogul and Pathan conquering races, and Mahommedan converts, who differ very little from the surrounding Hindu population from which they originally sprang.

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  • Though in his ten years of preaching a large number of converts were made, it has to be said that the results were not such as had been hoped for, and after it all, and after the crusade, the population still remained at heart Albigensian.

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  • Hillel also inculcated the duty of making converts to Judaism.

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  • The attempt to introduce a new faith led to renewed strife, this time between converts and pagans, but King George (who fully appreciated the value of intercourse with foreigners) supported the missionaries, and by 1852 the rebels were subdued.

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  • It seems probable that his parents were among the early converts of Wesley; at any rate, Francis became converted to Methodism in his thirteenth year, and at sixteen became a local preacher.

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  • When he landed in Philadelphia in October 1771, the converts to Methodism, which had been introduced into the colonies only three years before, numbered scarcely 300.

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  • The greatest testimony to the work that earned for him the title of the "Father of American Methodism" was the growth of the denomination from a few scattered bands of about 300 converts and 4 preachers in 1771, to a thoroughly organized church of 214,000 members and more than 2000 ministers at his death, which occurred at Spottsylvania, Virginia, on the 31st of March 1816.

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  • His conversion apparently took place at Ephesus; there, at any rate, he places his decisive interview with the old man, and there he had those discussions with Jews and converts to Judaism, the results of which he in later years set down in his Dialogue.

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  • This theory of disease disappeared sooner than did the belief in possession; the energumens (EVEp-yoiwEvoc) of the early Christian church, who were under the care of a special clerical order of exorcists, testify to a belief in possession; but the demon theory of disease receives no recognition; the energumens find their analogues in the converts of missionaries in China, Africa and elsewhere.

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  • The Kaffir chief who had accompanied him to England joined the enemy; and many of his converts showed that his efforts on their behalf had effected no change in their character.

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  • Fusion with caustic potash converts it into a mixture of potassium ruthenate and ruthenium sesquioxide, Ru 2 0 3, which is a black, almost insoluble powder.

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  • Exposure to sunlight converts it into trimesic acid (benzene-1.3.5-tricarboxylic acid).

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  • Reduction, however, converts it into an aliphatic compound.

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  • Iodine in alkaline solution converts pyrrol into iodol (tetra-iodopyrrol), crystallizing in yellowishbrown needles, which decompose on heating.

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  • Moreover the mass of the ouvriers, even of extreme views, were repelled by Babeuf's bloodthirstiness; and the police agents reported that his agitation was making many converts - for the government.

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  • After the field preaching began converts multiplied.

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  • There is a Roman Catholic mission, with about 1000 converts, which was founded by an Italian priest in 1746.

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  • As early as 1450 a company of Jewish converts in Spain, at the head of which were Paul de Heredia, Vidal de Saragossa de Aragon, and Davila, published compilations of Kabbalistic treatises to prove from them the doctrines of Christianity.'

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  • It converts many metallic oxides into mixtures of nitrates and nitrites, and attacks many metals, forming nitrates and being itself reduced to nitric oxide.

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  • Its converts nevertheless included many of the Bosnian nobles and the ban Kulin (1180-1204), whose reign was long proverbial for its prosperity, owing to the flourishing state of commerce and agriculture, and the extensive mining operations carried on by the Ragusans.

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  • The Chiquito language was adopted as the means of communication among the converts, who soon numbered 50,000, representing nearly fifty tribes.

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  • It was originally so used of converts to Judaism, but any one who sets out to convert others to his own opinions is said to " proselytize."

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  • Again, many who had become converts to Judaism afterwards joined the new Christian communities.

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  • Boiling concentrated sulphuric acid converts lead into sulphate, with evolution of sulphur dioxide.

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  • He made many converts, several of whom suffered martyrdom.

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  • Soon after his ordination in 1599, he assisted Cardinal Duperron in his controversy with the Protestant Philippe de Mornay, and made numerous converts.

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  • All these figures are exclusive of natives, of whom the churches named - notably the Anglicans and Wesleyans - have many converts.

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  • The number of converts was few, but the missionaries exercised a very wholesome influence and to them in measure was due the comparative mildness of Panda's later years.

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  • The forms of Christianity which make most converts in Burma are the Baptist and Roman Catholic faiths.

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  • Sodium amalgam converts it into formic acid; whilst with alcohol it yields the normal carbonic ester.

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  • Aqua Regia, a mixture of nitric and hydrochloric acids, converts all metals (even gold, the "king of metals," whence the name) into chlorides, except only rhodium, iridium and ruthenium, which, when pure, are not attacked.

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  • Wohl forms the oxime and converts it into an acetylated nitrile by means of acetic anhydride and sodium acetate; ammoniacal silver nitrate solution removes hydrocyanic acid and the resulting acetate is hydrolysed by acting with ammonia to form an amide, which is finally decomposed with sulphuric acid.

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  • Heated with many metals it converts them into oxides, and with combustible substances, such as charcoal, sulphur, &c., a most intense conflagration occurs.

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  • To these may be added a certain number of Jewish tribes and families deriving their origin partly from migrations from Palestine, partly from converts among the Arabs themselves.

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  • When shaken with potash and air it undergoes autoxidation, hydrogen peroxide being formed first, which converts the trioxide into the dioxide and possibly pertitanic acid.

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  • Clement also forbade the practice of the Jesuit missionaries in China of "accommodating" their teachings to pagan notions or customs, in order to win converts.

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  • He had the support of Sir James Outram and Sir Henry Lawrence, and the encouragement of seeing a new band of converts, including several young men of high caste.

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  • The Epistola Pilati gives Pilate's supposed account to Tiberius of the Resurrection; and the Paradosis Pilati relates how Tiberius condemned him and his wife Procla or Procula, both Christian converts.

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  • During the eight years of his life at Bayswater he was most active in all the duties of the priesthood, preaching, hearing confessions, and receiving converts; and he was notably zealous to promote in England all that was specially Roman and papal, thus giving offence to old-fashioned Catholics, both clerical and lay, many of whom were largely influenced by Gallican ideas, and had with difficulty accepted the restoration of the hierarchy in 1850.

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  • His zeal prompted him to undertake an embassy to the king of Ethiopia, in order to stimulate him against the converts whom he had taken under his protection, but he returned a convert to the Mahommedan faith and joined the fugitive prophet at Medina.

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  • Many, if not most, of them were in reality of the same race as the Christians, and were descended from converts to Islam.

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  • The first part represents an episode in Spain three years before Roncesvalles, in which Oliver defeats the Saracen giant Fierabras in single combat, and converts him.

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  • His own belief in Mahomet and his doctrines was so thorough as to procure for him the title El Siddik (the faithful), and his success in gaining converts was correspondingly great.

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  • Where the production of acetylene is going on on a small scale this method of purification is undoubtedly the most convenient one, as the acid present absorbs the ammonia, and the copper salt converts the phosphuretted and sulphuretted hydrogen into phosphates and sulphides.

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  • It is true that Gentile converts carried over into the new religion many ideas and habits of cult contracted under the old; this was inevitable, for no one lightly changes his religious habits and categories.

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  • Of interest to visitors is that part of the city called Sonora Town,with its adobe houses, Mexican quarters, old Plaza and the Church of Our Lady, Queen of the Angels (first erected in 1822; rebuilt in 1861), which contains interesting paintings by early Indian converts.

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  • In Italy and Spain, on the other hand, the rulers, who continued loyal to the pope, found little difficulty in suppressing any tendencies of revolt on the part of the few converts to the new doctrines.

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  • The leading members of the Bourbon branch of the royal family, and Gaspard de Coligny, admiral of France, were conspicuous among the converts to Calvinism.

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  • There was a danger of admitting Gentile converts to the church on too easy moral terms; hence the need of such insistence on the ideal as in The Two Ways and the Mandates.

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  • The residue so obtained is then powdered and ignited with barium nitrate, which converts the iridium into its oxide and the osmium into barium osmiate.

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  • The teachers of these new opinions were men of high character and holy lives, who in spite of persecution wandered from place to place, and made many converts from those who were dissatisfied at the want of clerical discipline which followed upon the struggle for temporal supremacy into which the reforming projects of Gregory VII.

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  • Eliot produced his Indian translation of the Scriptures in 1661-1663, and by about 1675 there were six Indian churches with some 4 000 converts.

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  • The Dutch Reformed Church had the largest number (21,272) of converts among the natives, the Wesleyans coming next.

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  • The abbey of Corvey, where rested the bones of St Vitus, the patron saint of Saxony, soon became a centre of learning for the country, and the Saxons undertook with the eagerness of converts the conversion of their heathen neighbours.

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  • Columba was honoured by his countrymen, the Scots of Britain and Ireland, as much as by his Pictish converts, and in his character of chief ecclesiastical ruler he gave formal benediction and inauguration to Aidan, the successor of Conall, as king of the Scots.

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  • Contributing also to the growth of the Church was the zeal of its converts, the great majority of whom regarded themselves as missionaries and did what they could to extend the new faith.

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  • On the civil marriage question in particular, and some years earlier on the still more troublesome one of allowing the remarriage of native converts to Christianity, his guidance, being not only learned but statesmanlike, was of the greatest value.

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  • His invasion gave a decided check to the progress of the Mahommedan creed, but on his death, and during the rule of the Jagatai Khans, who became converts to that faith, it began to reassert its ascendancy.

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  • And these earliest epistles are just the substitute for his personal presence, advice which he took occasion to send to his converts after he had left them.

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  • The epistle is taken up with matters of this kind; either the apostle is reproving disorders and abuses actually existing in the Church, and almost sure to exist in a young community that had just adopted a novel method of life and had as yet no settled understanding of the principles involved in it; or else he is replying to definite questions put to him by his converts.

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  • Other Gentile converts would require instruction in the very rudiments of ethical and monotheistic religion.

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  • We remember that the Christian preachers were preaching before all things a Person, but a Person whose interest for these new converts lay chiefly in the fact that He was about to come and establish a supernatural kingdom for which they had to fit themselves.

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  • Starting from Galatians and 1 Corinthians, which are obviously the genuine letters of a Christian leader called Paul to his converts, Baur accepted 2 Corinthians and Romans as the work of the same hand.

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  • Moreover, St Paul's converts do not seem to have adopted consistent " Paulinism " as a religious philosophy.

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  • St Paul was an emancipated Jew, but his converts were mostly Greeks, and the permanent significance of St Paul's theories of law and faith only began to be perceived after his letters had been collected together and had been received into the Church's canon.

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  • Their numbers were for a time kept up by the addition of fresh converts, but the employes who were not Harmonists soon greatly outnumbered the members of the community, the basis of which was always religious.

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  • The Japanese mission had vanished in blood in 1651; and though many Jesuits died with their converts bravely as martyrs for the faith, yet it is impossible to acquit them of a large share in the causes of that overthrow.

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  • When it was remembered, too, that they had decided, at a council held at Lima, that it was inexpedient to impose any act of Christian devotion except baptism on the South American converts, without the greatest precautions, on the ground of intellectual difficulties, it is not wonderful that this doubt was not satisfactorily cleared up, notably in face of the charges brought against the Society by Bernardin de Cardonas, bishop of Paraguay, and the saintly Juan de Palafox, bishop of Angelopolis in Mexico.

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  • He was one of the earliest converts to the views of Lavoisier, which he helped to promulgate by his voluminous writings, but though his name appears on a large number of chemical and also physiological and pathological memoirs, either alone or with others, he was rather a teacher and an organizer than an original investigator.

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  • Concentrated sulphuric acid converts them into sulphates, with simultaneous liberation of carbon monoxide.

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  • Sodium in amyl alcohol solution reduces it to hydroecgonidine C9H15N02, while moderate oxidation by potassium permanganate converts it into norecgonine.

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  • Defeated in her object of obtaining employment in the Russian secret service, she resumed her efforts to gain converts to theosophy.

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  • Acid anhydrides replace the imino-hydrogen atom by acidyl radicals, and boiling with water converts them into phenols.

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  • Hydrochloric acid converts it into chloraniline, nitrogen being eliminated; whilst boiling sulphuric acid converts it into aminophenol.

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  • Potash fusion converts it into acetic acid; nitric acid oxidizes it to acetic and oxalic acids; chromic acid mixture to acetaldehyde and acetic acid, and potassium permanganate to a0-dioxybutyric acid.

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  • In 1823 Keopuolani, the king's mother, was baptized; and on a single Sunday in 1838 Coan baptized 1705 converts at Hilo.

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  • In 1669 he married Margaret, widow of Judge Fell, of Swarthmoor, near Ulverston, who, with her family, had been among his earliest converts.

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  • The London Society for Promoting Christianity among the Jews includes among its missionaries about 80 who are converts.

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  • The first converts were baptized in 1882 and the establishment of a British Protectorate (1884-1888) gave the work a new impetus.

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  • Orthodox Hindus, especially those whose social status and very livelihood are imperilled by the revolution, have shown their alarm either by open opposition, subjecting converts to every sort of caste coercion, or by methods of defence, e.g.

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  • Comparatively few converts have been made from Mahommedanism to Christianity, and these have been chiefly among the learned.

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  • The excellence of the converts, upon the whole, is testified to by travellers who really know the case; particularly by Mrs Bishop, who speaks of the " raw material " out of which they are made as " the best stuff in Asia."

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  • In 1581 there were 200 churches and 150,000 Christians; ten years later the converts numbered 600,000, in 1594 a million and a half.

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  • Conspicuous among their achievements was the conversion of Mexico, 200,000 converts being enrolled within six years after the capture of the capital (1521), and a million baptized by the Franciscans alone within thirty years.

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  • In the Canadian North-West the Church Missionary Society's Missions have reached many tribes up to the shores of the Polar sea, and made some thousands of converts.

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  • A mission in Persia, with its handful of converts, has, on this view, as much right to support and appreciation as a mission in southern India with its tens of thousands.

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  • For in them the dead are not counted; and the converts who are already dead are-at least in respect of individual salvation-the surest of III.-Protestant Missionary Income.

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  • Chromic acid converts it into phosgene (carbonyl chloride, COC1 2).

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  • The city was twice visited by St Paul, whose Epistle to the Philippians was addressed to his converts here.

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  • Nitric acid converts it into nitro-compounds, which are occasionally used for dyeing silk and wool.

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  • If the pig iron is to follow path 2, the purification which converts it into wrought iron or steel consists chiefly in oxidizing and thereby removing its carbon, phosphorus and other impurities, while it is molten, either by means of the oxygen of atmospheric air blown through it as in the Bessemer process, or by the oxygen of iron ore stirred into it as in the puddling and Bell-Krupp processes, or by both together as in the open hearth process.

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  • Compared with the Bessemer process, which converts a charge of even as much as 20 tons of pig iron into steel in a few minutes, and the open-hearth process which easily treats charges of 75 tons, the crucible process is, of course, a most expensive one, with its little 80-lb charges, melted with great consumption of fuel because the heat is kept away from the metal by the walls of the crucible, themselves excellent heat insulators.

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  • Concentrated hydrochloric acid converts it into chlorbenzene, aniline and nitrogen.

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  • There are a few Mahommedans in Ashanti, most of them traders from other countries, and the Basel and Wesleyan missionaries have obtained some converts to Christianity; but the great bulk of the people are spirit-worshippers.

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  • On the other hand the incorporation of the country for two decades in the French republic and empire had left deep traces on a considerable section of the population, the French language was commonly spoken and was exclusively used in the law courts and in all public proceedings, and French political theories had made many converts.

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  • Similarly Guyton de Morveau showed that, like charcoal, diamond converts soft iron into steel.

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  • There is, of course, nothing improbable in this, and even if r Peter be not authentic, it is early evidence for such a tradition, but it is also possible that Peter wrote to converts whom he had not personally made.

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  • He nowhere says himself that his preaching made many converts, but his example was followed by many recluses in the north of England.

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  • C(OH) 000H, whilst concentrated nitric acid converts it into dinitroisopropane.

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  • Missionary work, carried on in the northern peninsula of Halmahera since 1866, has been fairly successful among the heathen natives, but less so among the Mahommedans, who have often incited the others against the missionaries and their converts.

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  • Consequently the Pharisees, who seem to have been an order of religious teachers, were concerned to make converts (proselytes), and some of their greatest teachers were of non-Jewish parentage.

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  • The cement, on which alone freight is to be reckoned, converts these from loose incoherent material into a solid stone.

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  • The first settlement in the vicinity was made in May 1772, when Moravian Indian converts migrated from Pennsylvania (Friedenshiitten, Bradford county, and Friedenstadt, Lawrence county) to Schoenbrunn, called by the Indians Welhik-Tuppeek, a spring (now dry) a little south of the present New Philadelphia.

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  • The Malabar coast has always enjoyed a direct commerce with Arabia, and at an early date gave many converts to Islam.

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  • One of these converts, Baba Budan by name, is said to have gone on a pilgrimage to Mecca and to have brought back with him the coffee berry, which he planted on the hill range in Mysore still called after him.

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  • The chief defect in the Spanish Philippine policy was that while it made converts it did not make citizens.

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  • When obtained by reduction processes at as low a temperature as possible the finely divided metal so formed is pyrophoric, and according to P. Schutzenberger (Comptes rendus, 1891,113, p. 177) dry hydrochloric acid gas converts this form into nickel chloride and a volatile compound of composition NiHC1.

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  • When it became necessary to impose a tribute upon the new converts, great discontent arose, which largely increased the number of those who followed the Shiite preachers of revolt.

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  • Soraij, a distinguished captain of the Arabic tribe of Tamim, who, with many pious Moslems, was scandalized by the government's perfidy in regard to the new converts.

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  • Refusing to take the oaths of allegiance to an "uncovenanted" ruler, or to exercise any civil function, they passed through a period of trial and found some difficulty in maintaining a regular ministry; but in 1706 they were reinforced by some converts from the established church.

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  • Putting aside the temporary Christian work of a Jesuit chaplain to the Japanese Christian General Konishe, in 1594 during the Japanese invasion, as well as that on a larger scale by students who received the evangel in the Roman form from Peking in 1792, and had made 4000 converts by the end of 1793, the first serious attempt at the conversion of Korea was made by the French Societe des Missions Etrangeres in 1835.

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  • In spite of frequent persecutions, there were 16,500 converts in 1857 and 20,000 in 1866, in which year the French bishops and priests were martyred by order of the emperor's father, and several thousand native Christians were beheaded, banished or imprisoned.

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  • This mission in 1900 had about 30 missionaries and 40,000 converts.

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  • The progress of Protestant missions was very slow for some years, but from 1895 converts multiplied.

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  • It is not the primary inference of its own premises, but constantly converts analogical and inductive conclusions into its particular and universal premises.

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  • The introduction of other exotics into these zones, - made humid by irrigation, which converts them, the one into true austro-riparian the other into true humid tropical, has revolutionized the agricultural, and indeed the whole, economy of California.

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  • More properly perhaps we might consider the Greek and Roman civilization as the permanent element - so that the relationship to it was not different from the relationship to Judaism - in part it was denied, in part it was of purpose accepted, in still larger part unconsciously the Greek-Roman converts took over with them the presuppositions of their older world view - and thus formed the moulds into which the Christian truth was run.

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  • For Jesus did not denounce these elements, nor argue against them, nor did he seek converts outside of Israel, but he set forth communion with God as the most certain fact of man's experience and as simple reality made it accessible to every one.

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  • Though meant for men of pagan birth in the first instance, it is 1.6 to them as inquirers or even converts, such as " Theophilus, " that the argument is addressed.

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  • Converts to Rome have, therefore, to accept the Latin rite (see Prince Max of Saxony, Vorlesungen fiber die orientalischen Kirchenfragen, 1907).

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  • Of late years, notably since the Oxford Movement within the Established Church, the number of converts has been much increased; for some time past it has averaged about 8000 souls a year.

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  • Another disease which generally occurs only in white wines is that which converts the wine into a thick stringy liquid.

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  • In the spring-time, shortly after bottling, the rise in temperature produces a secondary fermentation, and this converts the sugar into alcohol and carbonic acid.

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  • Curiously enough, the name "Sabian" was used by theMeccanidolaters to denote Mahomet himself andhisMoslem converts, apparently on account of the frequent ceremonial ablutions which formed a striking feature of the new religion.

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  • In early and popular apocryphal histories the apostles are represented as insisting that their converts should either not contract wedlock or should dissolve the tie if already formed.

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  • Here he was arrested, but reports of miracles continued, and many of the Turks were inclined to become converts.

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  • But Bernard's eloquence and miracles made many converts, and Toulouse and Albi were quickly restored to orthodoxy.

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  • Hubmaier brought 110 new adherents with him, and in 1525 himself baptized 300 converts.

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  • Francis Doughty, an English Baptist, who had spent some time in Rhode Island, laboured in this region in 1656 and baptized a number of converts.

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  • A shorter process (the so-called " direct process ") converts the fine-metal into refined copper directly.

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  • Oxygen rapidly converts it into a white explosive solid.

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  • Near the town is a fountain, erected to mark the spring in which Otto, bishop of Bamberg, baptized the first Pomeranian converts to Christianity in 1124.

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  • There are many Christian converts (chiefly Anglicans and Wesleyans) and Muslims. In the Northern areas are some Muslim tribes, as for instance the Susu.

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  • Wherever the Portuguese were supreme they endeavoured to obtain converts by force.

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  • Starting from Path, he penetrated to the banks of the Tocantins, making numerous converts to Christianity and civilization among the most savage tribes; but after two years of unceasing labour, during which every difficulty was placed in his way by the colonial authorities, he saw that the Indians must be withdrawn from the jurisdiction of the governors, to prevent their exploitation, and placed under the control of the members of a single religious society.

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  • Most of the town lies on the left bank of the Leven, which almost converts the land here into a peninsula, but there is communication with the suburb of Bridgend on the right bank by a five-arched stone bridge, 300 ft.

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  • It is reduced by sodium amalgam to benzhydrol or diphenyl carbinol C 6 H 5 [[Choh C 6 H]] 5; a stronger reducing agent, such as hydriodic acid in the presence of amorphous phosphorus converts it into diphenylmethane (C6H5)2.

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  • Potash fusion converts it into benzene and benzoic acid.

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  • Reduction by sodium amalgam converts it into isopropyl alcohol; oxidation by chromic acid gives carbon dioxide and acetic acid.

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  • The European Barrel or Freiberg process consists in roasting the ground ore with salt which converts the silver sulphide into chloride.

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  • Many of the early converts to the New Church were among the most fervent advocates of the abolition of slavery, one was the medical officer of the first batch of convicts sent to Botany Bay; from the house of another, William Cookworthy of Plymouth, Captain Cook sailed on his last voyage.

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  • The great velocity with which the wing is driven converts the impression or blur made by it into what is equivalent to a solid for the time being, in the same way that the spokes of a wheel in violent motion, as is well understood, more or less completely substance of the wing.

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  • The published lists of " converts " are, however, no safe index to actual progress; for no equivalent statistics are available for " leakage " in the opposite direction.

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  • At this council Adrian was represented by legates, who presided at the condemnation of Photius, but did not succeed in coming to an understanding with Ignatius on the subject of the jurisdiction over the Bulgarian converts.

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  • From the scanty evidence available it would appear that the new religion at first made little progress, and the Axumite kings seem to have been among the latest converts.

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  • The result was that he gained many converts, while the number of Jesuits in England increased during his tenure of office from three to forty.

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  • Hydrobromic acid converts it into a-brompropionic acid, and hydriodic acid into propionic acid.

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  • The gipsies, who are mostly converts to the Orthodox Church, still, as a rule, cling to their vagabond existence, though their skill at all handicrafts finds them ready employment in the towns.

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  • The alkaloid is a strong base and is very readily oxidized; chromic acid converts it into normal butyric acid and ammonia; hydrogen peroxide gives aminopropylvalerylaldehyde, NH 2 CH(C 3 11 7) (CH2)3 CHO, whilst the benzoyl derivative is oxidized by potassium permanganate to benzoyl-a-aminovaleric acid, C 6 H 5 CO NH CH(C 3 H 7) (CH 2)3 COOH.

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  • The first number caused a sensation, but it brought few converts.

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  • It forms the western boundary of the province of Gujarat, and when flooded during the rains unites the Gulfs of Cutch and Cambay, and converts the territory of Cutch into an island.

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  • Hydriodic acid converts it into n-propyl iodide.

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  • Concentrated sulphuric acid converts it into a deep red tar.

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  • But it should be noted that the primary reference of "binding and loosing" is, according to rabbinical usage, rather to the laying down of rules than to condoning breaches of them; and nothing is said to confine the words "Whose soever sins ye forgive" to the offences of Christians already baptized, and they should be held to include preaching the Gospel and baptizing converts as well as the administration of internal discipline.

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  • Suspicion was easily aroused that a deep plot existed, of which Laud was believed to be the centre, for carrying the nation over to the Church of Rome, a suspicion which seemed to be converted into a certainty when it was known that Panzani and Conn, two agents of the pope, had access to Charles, and that in 1637 there was a sudden accession to the number of converts to the Roman Catholic Church amongst the lords and ladies of the court.

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  • As the admission of converts is no longer permitted, the faithful are enjoined to keep their doctrine secret from the profane; and in order that their allegiance may not bring them into danger, they are allowed (like Persian mystics) to make outward profession of whatever religion is dominant around them.

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  • Foreign statesmen noticed with alarm the effect of the French Revolution upon opinion in their own countries, and they resented the endeavours of French revolutionists to make converts there.

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  • The French professed to act upon principles of universal authority, and from an early date they began to seek converts outside their own limits.

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  • Oxidation by strong oxidizing agents converts it successively into its aldehyde, acrolein, and into acrylic acid.

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  • Although some of the coast peoples are nominally Mahommedans, and some few converts to Christianity have been made, the vast majority of Papuans remain pagan.

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  • After his death the Novatians spread rapidly over the empire; they called themselves Ka6apoi, or Puritans, and rebaptized their converts from the Catholic view.

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  • From the beginning the life of the converts must have been in some measure coenobitic. Indeed it could hardly have been otherwise in a pagan and half-savage land.

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  • With a representative church at the capital, the chief work of these missions is in the Vakinankaratra district (south-west of Imerina), in the Betsileo province, and on the south-east and south-west coasts; in these places they have a large number of converts and (until lately) schools.

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  • The Anglicans, Wesleyans and Roman Catholics have numerous converts.

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  • New converts had to be attended to - always welcomed, and never hustled away.

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  • Now Fresnel's formulae were obtained by assuming that the incident, reflected and refracted vibrations are in the same or opposite phases at the interface of the media, and since there is no real factor that converts cos T into cos (T+p), he inferred that the occurrence of imaginary expressions for the coefficients of vibration denotes a change of phase other than 7r, this being represented by a change of sign.

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  • If this be so, it is clear that the factor A / - 1 denotes a change of phase of 42, since this twice repeated converts cos T into cos (T+ir) = - cos T, and hence that the factor a+b A l - I represents a change of phase of tan1 (b/a).

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  • Many professed themselves converts to Mahommedanism.

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  • And whether God converts this man or that depends on his good pleasure.

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  • Hydrolysis by means of acids or alkalis converts the asparagines into aspartic acid; whilst on heating with water in a sealed tube they are converted into ammonium aspartate.

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  • The eye-lens converts diverging pencils into parallels.

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  • Chromic acid converts it into quinone, while chlorates, in the presence of certain metallic salts (especially of vanadium), give aniline black.

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  • It is also tolerably certain that, if for no other reasons besides the Judaism, obscurity, and poverty of the early converts to Christianity, the works of art seen in their meeting-houses cannot at first have been numerous.

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  • As soon as Christianity became a missionary religion, it was found necessary to make arrangements for giving instruction to new converts.

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  • Its solution is not thickened by borax, and is precipitated by neutral lead acetate; and dilute sulphuric acid converts it into d-glucose.

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  • Sulphuric acid converts it into l-arabinose; and nitric acid oxidizes it to oxalic acid (without the intermediate formation of mucic acid as in the case of gum arable).

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  • The liver converts this ammonia to urea which is then excreted by the kidneys.

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  • This produces high levels of alpha amylase which converts the starch to sugar.

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  • Samurai converts to Christianity also tended to use the arquebus although Shimazu Takahisa did not himself convert.

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  • The grill can also be swung away from the heat or removed entirely which converts the barbecue into a traditional brazier.

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  • An associated computer algorithm converts the raw digital image into absolute CD4 counts and CD4 percentages in real time.

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  • Hydrolysis of the bound GTP to GDP + P i converts the protein to the inactive conformation.

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  • We observe a different scenario with the gentile converts.

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  • Pram has 2 positions and converts into a rocking cradle with 2 positions.

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  • As the piston moves up and down in the cylinder it rotates the crankshaft and converts the straight line motion into rotary motion.

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  • Voice Messenger supports direct dictation into letters, forms or reports, and converts them to text in real time.

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  • The front dinette converts to a double bed while in the middle cabin there are two singles.

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  • Pullman dinette with storage under seats converts to double berth.

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  • From here, They are safe to develop Their theories, gain new converts, and plot the downfall of Their enemies.

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  • A catechin esterase activity that converts EGCG to EGC was found in the saliva.

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  • Explain how blood clots by platelets producing thrombin, which converts soluble fibrinogen into insoluble fibrin.

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  • Our Business Premier seat converts from a comfortable reclining leather armchair with Ottoman footrest, into one of the biggest beds in the air.

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  • Its acts by inhibiting the enzyme, glutamine synthetase, which converts the essential amino acid, glutamic acid to glutamine synthetase, which converts the essential amino acid, glutamic acid to glutamine.

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  • Mg (Magnesium) Converts flake graphite to spheroidal graphite giving strength & ductility.

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  • Now, the converts are so thoroughly immersed in the belief system that they are prepared to engage in street battles.

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  • The set converts from railroad station to grand hotel to vampire's lair in a twinkling and has lots of surprises.

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  • Our resulting web creations offer positive impact identity and image branding in an easy-to-navigate online presence that converts lookers into buyers.

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  • The ammonia produced by the fish is acted upon in mature water by the bacteria, which converts it to another compound called nitrite.

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  • Windows XP has a Convert utility that converts a FAT32 partition to NTFS without having to copy all of the data elsewhere.

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  • The baby is unable to make an enzyme, phenylalanine hydroxylase, which converts phenylalanine hydroxylase, which converts phenylalanine to tyrosine.

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  • Classical PKU is caused by a deficiency of the liver enzyme phenylalanine hydroxylase, which converts the amino acid phenylalanine to tyrosine.

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  • But what I don't understand is why digital converts get so prickly whenever anyone points out the limitations of digital imaging?

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  • This, in turn, converts to beneficial prostaglandins that help regulate cell activity.

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  • If a different player converts the rebound then the penalty taker gets the assist.

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  • The lounge area has a settee which converts into a double bed.

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  • A breakfast bar separates it from a cozy lounge which includes a large settee which converts into a double bed.

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  • During the day, the solar panel converts sunlight into energy, which is stored in the rechargeable batteries.

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  • This enzyme converts dangerous superoxide free radicals to the less dangerous hydrogen peroxide.

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  • Its acts by inhibiting the enzyme, glutamine synthetase, which converts the essential amino acid, glutamic acid to glutamine.

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  • In the male fetus, an enzyme, 5 alpha reductase, converts testosterone to dihydrotestosterone.

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  • It kills its young with its beak as preaching the word of God converts the unbelievers.

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  • The uppermost stage was reserved for the deacon who sang the gospel (facing the congregation); for promulgating episcopal edicts; reciting the names inscribed on the diptychs (see Diptych); announcing fasts, vigils and feasts; reading ecclesiastical letters or acts of the martyrs celebrated on that day; announcing new miracles for popular edification, professions by new converts or recantations by heretics; and (for priests and deacons) preaching sermons, - bishops as a general rule preaching from their own throne.

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  • Ford by no means stood alone among English dramatists in his love of abnormal subjects; but few were so capable of treating them sympathetically, and yet without that reckless grossness or extravagance of expression which renders the morally repulsive aesthetically intolerable, or converts the horrible into the grotesque.

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  • It is also resisted in part by the conicity of the wheels, which converts the lateral force partly into a vertical force, thus enabling gravity to exert a.

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  • On the revocation of the Edict of Nantes he was sent to Languedoc to confirm the new converts in the Catholic faith, and he had extraordinary success in this delicate mission.

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  • The Quakerism of this period was largely of a traditional kind; it dwelt with increasing emphasis on the peculiarities of its dress and language; it rested much upon discipline, which developed and hardened into rigorous forms; and the correction or exclusion of its members occupied more attention than did the winning of converts.

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  • In the Diaspora admission of converts may have been made easy, circumcision being sometimes omitted, but the conditions became gradually more severe, until they reached their present form.

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  • A concentrated solution of zinc chloride converts starch, cellulose and a great many other organic bodies into soluble compounds; hence the application of the fused salt as a caustic in surgery and the impossibility of filtering a strong ZnC1 2 solution through paper (see Cellulose).

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  • By far the most notable of Harris's converts was William Williams (1717-1791), Panty Celyn, the great hymn-writer of Wales, who while listening to the revivalist preaching on a tombstone in the graveyard of Talgarth, heard the " voice of heaven," and was " apprehended as by a warrant from on high."

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  • The ancient virtues - hospitality to the guest and the poor, profuse expenditure of wealth, valour in battle, faithfulness to the cause of the tribe - are the themes of praise; wine and the game of maisir, forbidden by Islam, are celebrated by poets who professed themselves converts; and if there is no mention of the old idolatry, there is also little spirituality in the outlook on life.

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  • Indeed, a readiness to assimilate foreign elements is characteristic of Magyar patriotism, which has, particularly within the last generation, made numerous converts among the other nationalities of Hungary, and - for national purposes - may be considered to have quite absorbed the Hungarian Jews.

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  • Phosphorus pentachloride converts it into picryl chloride, C 6 H 2 C1(NO 2) 3, which is a true acid chloride, being decomposed by water with the regeneration of picric acid and the formation of hydrochloric acid; with ammonia it yields picramide, C 6 H 2 NH 2 (NO 2) 3.

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  • In July and, August the plains of New Castile and Estremadura are sunburnt wastes; the roads are several inches deep with dust; the leaves of the few trees are withered and discoloured; the atmosphere is filled with a fine dust, producing a haze known as calina, which converts the blue of the sky into a dull grey.

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  • A genetically engineered tree that converts sunlight into fuel and then pumps the fuel through its roots to where it is needed.

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  • At the beginning of this passage, Jesus rebuked the disciples for turning away potential converts.

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  • Virginia converts to Catholicism and finds it a lightening, revivifying process; she also makes a good friend in Guy's uncle Peregrine.

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  • Their spunky, jazzy sound won many converts with the Happy End Of The World album two years ago.

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  • Talking teletext A machine which converts teletext from television into speech.

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  • This is a unit which converts unbalanced signals to balanced signals.

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  • All the grand viziers he served were them selves converts to Islam.

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  • Yeast is added to the fermented grapes, which converts the natural sugars released by the grapes into the alcohol.

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  • Water Makers- A device that converts seawater into drinkable fresh water.

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  • One unique product is the wheeled backpack, a carry-on ready wheeled bag that converts into a backpack for increased portability.

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  • You should also try to find a secured card that converts to a regular card after a set length of time (normally a year to two years).

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  • This card has an introductory offer of zero percent APR for seven months, which converts to a variable rate between 12.99 percent and 19.99 percent.

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  • There is a 12 month, zero percent APR that converts to a 16.9 percent APR with no transfer free or annual fee after the introductory period.

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  • If the couple were married in a country that automatically converts a separation of a certain length to a divorce, then a couple may be considered divorced after the specified amount of time has passed.

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  • Surprisingly small and light and a model of efficiency, the motor converts up to 95 percent of the electricity received into rotational energy, rather than useless heat.

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  • The generator converts the wind's energy to electricity.

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  • The efficiency of a solar panel is measured based on what percentage of energy the panel collects and converts into electricity.

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  • Wind turbines are just modern windmills; the wind spins the blades of the turbine, which in turn converts that energy into electricity.

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  • The ground collects a large amount of solar heat that converts into steam.

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  • This energy is then transferred to a generator, which converts it into electricity.

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  • In a wind farm, large windmills capture the power of the wind and send the energy to a turbine that converts it into electricity.

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  • A wind turbine converts the force of the wind into torque on the rotor blades.

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  • The butane is boiled at a low temperature which converts to steam and powers turbines which generate electricity.

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  • This is a truly biodegradable process that actually converts plastic into something natural and eco-friendly.

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  • For newer converts, choose a movie depiction of Max or the Wild Things in black, white or gray.

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  • The Norwegian Dream has a fuel capacity of 1,150 metric tons which converts to 354,144 gallons.

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  • This flexibility converts the lighting unit from a utilitarian device to a design element.

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  • Even if you are using the kits, the system requires that a transformer that converts 120 volts to 12 volts be installed.

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  • The panel captures the light from the sun, converts it to energy and then transfers the energy to the LED lights.

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  • This process converts the grain's natural starches into easily digested vegetable sugars.

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  • The photocathode converts the few photons that strike it into a corresponding pattern of electrical energy called electrons.

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  • Instead, they allow light from a very dimly lit location to pass into the goggles, which converts that light into an electrical signal using a special surface called a photocathode.

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  • Even the old Xbox ones, because the Xbox 360 will apply antialiasing - which converts all those jagged, pixelated edges on sharp objects to smooth ones - and play Xbox games in high resolution.

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  • Not really an emulator by definition, Cxbx takes the Xbox executable file and converts it into a Windows executable.

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  • When consumed, the body converts these simple carbs into energy.

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  • While this is basically true when it comes to food, alcohol calories are different because your body converts and burns them differently than other food and drink.

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  • When you drink any type of alcohol, your body converts the majority of it into acetate, not fat.

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  • The liver converts the remaining 95 percent is converted to acetate.

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  • Phenylketonuria-A condition caused by a genetic error of the body's metabolism, characterized by the absence of phenylalanine hydroxylase (an enzyme that converts phenylalanine into tyrosine).

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  • Light at this wavelength converts bilirubin to a water-soluble form that can be excreted in the bile or urine.

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  • A high-intensity, cool, blue-fluorescent light is absorbed by the bilirubin and converts it into a harmless form than can be excreted in the bile and urine.

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  • Vitamins-Small compounds required for metabolism that must be supplied by diet, microorganisms in the gut (vitamin K) or sunlight (UV light converts pre-vitamin D to vitamin D).

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  • It measures the rate at which hair converts the amino acid tyrosine into another chemical (3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine, or DOPA), which is then made into pigment.

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  • The hair converts tyrosine with the help of an enzyme called tyrosinase.

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  • This enzyme converts (metabolizes) the amino acid called phenylalanine into another amino acid, tyrosine.

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  • The receiver picks up digital information forwarded by the transmitter and converts it into electrical impulses.

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  • Phosphorus converts food to energy and supports the utilization of vitamins.

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  • The recording machine then converts the electrical signals into a series of wavy lines that are drawn onto a moving piece of graph paper.

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  • As women age, their fine, vellus hair converts to terminal hair, growing longer, darker, and coarser.

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  • Bata-carotene, which your body converts to Vitamin A as needed, helps support healthy skin, hair, and nails.

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  • Additionally, before taking a blind leap into a new career and a new country, check out how the salary converts to your current salary.

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  • However, it's important to remember that once the initial fixed rate period ends, the mortgage converts to an adjustable rate mortgage.

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  • For the dragon, most begin with the flower base, which converts into the bird base -- the same that's used for the crane, bluebird, starbox, and several flowers.

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  • Miracle Bra bathing suits take the concept of Victoria's Secret's push up bra, the Miraculous, and converts it into their swim bikini top styles.

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  • If you have a lot of sun exposure, your body actually converts the sunlight into just the right amount of vitamin D that you need.

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  • The body converts phenylalanine into l-tyrosine, another amino acid, which is the precursor to brain chemicals include dopamine, norepinephrine and epinephrine.

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  • This kit contains one bottle of Assail-A-Cell, one 8-pack of scent cartridges and a 3-in-1 absorber that converts ozone to oxygen and performs other air purifying functions.

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  • The professional value kit contains Odor Absorber Plus, which reduces volatile organic compounds and converts ozone to oxygen.

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  • In addition to reducing odors, this product also reduces volatile organic compounds (chemical fumes, for example) and converts harmful ozone to healthy oxygen.

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  • It converts from a hand vac to a canister to a stick vacuum.

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  • One states that he used the triangular shape of the fir tree to explain the holy trinity to converts.

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  • The two types of ring size charts are used differently; the most common variety is simply a table of measurements that converts the circumference of the finger to the appropriate ring size.

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  • It does double duty, though, and converts into a stylish backpack with just a pull of the rope!

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  • It converts from a handbag to a backpack with just adjusting the rope strap.

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  • With a twin trundle set, lifting up the second mattress instantly converts it into a king-sized bed.

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  • When children look up terms, the ask program converts their topics into question form and returns the most relevant results.

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  • Other researchers are working on finding ways to help entities manipulate electromagnetic frequency (EMF) with a speech chip that converts the spirit-modulated EMF into words or allophones.

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  • The receptor absorbs light streaming in and converts it to energy to operate the watch.

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  • The ATA converts the analog phone signal into a digital format transmitted over the Internet.

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  • Ketosis and dieting accelerate fat loss as the liver converts fat to ketones.

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  • These fatty acids are released into the bloodstream and the body converts them to ketones.

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  • The body converts fats into ketone bodies which will result in ketosis, a potentially life threatening problem.

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  • Now, converts to diets like the Atkins program will probably object to the saturated fat part, just like those who adhere to the GI school would like more clarification on the veggies, rice and pasta parts.

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  • It converts your stores of fat into energy.

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  • Eating more than you need converts extra calories into body fat.

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  • It also converts the glucose in grains to maltose, which may be more easily handled by the body without causing insulin spikes.

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  • Metabolically, whenever your body converts fuel (food) to energy, the result is ATP (andenosine triphosphate), which transports energy within cells for metabolism.

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  • In a non-carbohydrate controlled diet, the body converts carbohydrates to glucose, which it then uses for energy.

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  • The difference with carbohydrate counting is that the body goes into ketosis which helps the body burn fat when the liver converts fat to ketones.

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  • This shaper also converts to a criss-cross, halter, and traditional bra top, so you can wear it with a wide variety of styles.

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  • The main draw of this camisole is the fact that it converts from a halter top, to a criss-cross back, and then to a traditionally styled camisole.

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  • Actually, thong panties are more comfortable than they appear, and there are many thong converts who can vouch for their comfort.

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  • The Cami Secret is essentially a piece of fabric, typically outfitted with a lace trim, that converts your super low nighttime clubbing shirts into respectable work fare.

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  • It's understandable, but if you give them the opportunity to try something healthier and they find it works, they might become lifetime converts.

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  • The PDF converter widget instantly converts your documents into PDFs.

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  • The technique takes HTML text and dynamically converts it to Flash text using CSS code and javascript that performs the replacement routine when the page is loaded.

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  • Yes, it is a hypertext markup language that converts regularly formatted documents to electronic form, and then displays them back on the browser with the correct formatting.

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  • The md5() function converts the string to an MD5 hash.

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  • The sha1() function converts the string to an SHA-1 hash.

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  • These restaurants are popular for good reason-the menu offers a wide range of options sure to appeal to fondue lovers and to make converts out of those who have yet to be introduced to fondue.

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  • Notwithstanding the abandonment of Christianity by a large section of the population after the Turkish conquest, the authority of the sultans was never effectively established, and succeeding centuries present a record of interminable conflicts between the tribesmen and the Turks, between the Christians and the converts to Islam, or between all combined and the traditional Montenegrin enemy.

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  • From the epistles of Paul, who thanked God that he spake with tongues more than all or any of his Corinthian converts, we can gather a just idea of how he regarded this gift and of what it really was.

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  • The attitude of Paul toward glossolaly among his converts strikingly resembles Plato's opinion as expressed in the Timaeus, p. 72, of the enthusiastic ecstasies of the ancient µav ns (soothsayer).

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  • New converts joined them, and Enfantin assumed that his followers in France numbered 40,000.

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  • With the zeal of new converts they set forth on their new errand very much in the spirit of their heathen forefathers.

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  • The chamber has a safety value at the top of its vault, which is so balanced that the least surplus pressure from within sends it up. The first puff of sulphur vapour which enters the chamber takes fire and converts the air of the chamber into a mixture of nitrogen and sulphur dioxide.

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  • They gave up their property and travelled to Soissons (Noviodunum, Augusta Suessionum), where they supported themselves by shoemaking and made many converts to Christianity.