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crevasse

crevasse Sentence Examples

  • farther, the stream passes through a crevasse in the trap rock and has a sheer fall of 70 ft.

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  • The work required to produce this crevasse is twice the product of the tension and the area of one of the faces.

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  • in the tremendous crevasse through which it sweeps round west, north and west again down to the western terraces, where it passes from Abyssinian to Sudan territory.

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  • Inside a magnetized body, B is the force that would be exerted on a unit pole if placed in a narrow crevasse cut in the body, the walls of the crevasse being perpendicular to the direction of the magnetization (Maxwell, § § 399, 604); and its numerical value, being partly due to the free magnetism on the walls, is generally very different from that of H.

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  • when on Dec. 14 1912 Ninnis, with his sledge and dogs, broke through the snow covering of a crevasse of enormous depth and was instantly killed.

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  • If we now suppose the crevasse produced by direct separation of its walls, the work necessary must be the same as before, the initial and final configurations being identical; and we recognize that the tension may be measured by half the work that must be done per unit of area against the mutual attraction in order to separate the two portions which lie upon opposite sides of an ideal plane to a distance from one another which is outside the range of the forces.

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  • At the south-east corner the rim of the crater is, as it were, breached by a deep crevasse through which the Abai escapes, and here develops a great semicircular bend like that of the Takazze, but in the reverse direction - east, south and north-west - down to the plains of Sennar, where it takes the name of Bahr-el-Azrak or Blue Nile.

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  • From the basic knots through to pulley systems and crevasse rescue.

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  • The Murray snowfield proved to be a long imperceptibly uphill slog in slightly soft snow, but no crevasse problems.

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  • crampon skills if required and crevasse rescue techniques.

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  • At the south-east corner the rim of the crater is, as it were, breached by a deep crevasse through which the Abai escapes, and here develops a great semicircular bend like that of the Takazze, but in the reverse direction - east, south and north-west - down to the plains of Sennar, where it takes the name of Bahr-el-Azrak or Blue Nile.

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  • Inside a magnetized body, B is the force that would be exerted on a unit pole if placed in a narrow crevasse cut in the body, the walls of the crevasse being perpendicular to the direction of the magnetization (Maxwell, § § 399, 604); and its numerical value, being partly due to the free magnetism on the walls, is generally very different from that of H.

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  • when on Dec. 14 1912 Ninnis, with his sledge and dogs, broke through the snow covering of a crevasse of enormous depth and was instantly killed.

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  • The work required to produce this crevasse is twice the product of the tension and the area of one of the faces.

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  • If we now suppose the crevasse produced by direct separation of its walls, the work necessary must be the same as before, the initial and final configurations being identical; and we recognize that the tension may be measured by half the work that must be done per unit of area against the mutual attraction in order to separate the two portions which lie upon opposite sides of an ideal plane to a distance from one another which is outside the range of the forces.

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  • farther, the stream passes through a crevasse in the trap rock and has a sheer fall of 70 ft.

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  • in the tremendous crevasse through which it sweeps round west, north and west again down to the western terraces, where it passes from Abyssinian to Sudan territory.

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  • This is followed to a large crevasse in the upper face, which gives access to a small snowfield.

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  • Crevasse >>

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  • For example: a climber may require an ascender for movement on a fixed rope or a pulley for crevasse rescue.

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  • The first expedition to the mountain in 2003 found it impossible to cross a large crevasse barring the summit.

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  • All these injuries, in a seemingly bottomless crevasse, many days from any discernable habitation on the side of an angry mountain.

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  • crevasse rescue.

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  • crevasse rescue techniques, which can be gained on an Alpine Introduction course.

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  • crevasse fields with no obvious way through.

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  • crevasse system and climbing out up a 45° ramp.

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  • crevasse maze after 2 long days of 11 hours and 15 hours.

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  • crevasse section of the whole trip.

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  • From the basic knots through to pulley systems and crevasse rescue.

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  • The Murray snowfield proved to be a long imperceptibly uphill slog in slightly soft snow, but no crevasse problems.

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  • This is followed to a large crevasse in the upper face, which gives access to a small snowfield.

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  • About two hours later our path was blocked by a 1 1/2 meter wide deep crevasse.

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