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  • The most important figures of these cycles are the following.

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  • CPU cycles have replaced the passing of time.

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  • In the heroic cycles the Druids do not appear to have formed any corporation, nor do they seem to have been exempt from military service.

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  • In the heroic cycles the Druids do not appear to have formed any corporation, nor do they seem to have been exempt from military service.

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  • Cheap sensors, cloud computing, self-teaching algorithms with feedback loops and sufficient cycles to test a large number of techniques.

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  • The level of the lake is subject to seasonal fluctuations, reaching a maximum in midsummer and a minimum in February, as well as to alternating cycles of years of high and low water.

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  • It has been replied that these cycles are similar without being identical, and that, if one might differ from another, the idea of progress was not necessarily excluded by the law of cycles.

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  • the tax on property in mortmain, dues for the verification of weights and measures, the tax on royalties from mines, on horses, mules and carriages, on cycles, &c.

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  • There are extensive manufactures, including those of motors and cycles with their accessories, also papermills, breweries, &c., and the population is largely industrial.

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  • The pitch of a musical sound depends on the number of cycles passed through by the fluctuations of the pressure per unit of time; the loudness depends on the amount or the amplitude of the fluctuation in each cycle; the quality depends on the form or the nature of the fluctuation in each cycle.

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  • This, of course, varies in different longitudes, while a further difficulty occurred in the attempt to fix the correct time of Easter by means of cycles of years, when the changes of the sun and moon more or less exactly repeat themselves.

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  • In heart disease the chief work of the latter half of the 19th century was, in the first quarter, such clinical work as that of William Stokes and Peter Mere Latham (1789-1875); and in the second quarter the fuller comprehension of the vascular system, central and peripheral, with its cycles and variations of blood pressure, venous and arterial.

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  • Hence it has been a practice, very extensively followed, to employ cycles or periods, consisting of a moderate number of years, and to distinguish and reckon the years by their number in the cycle.

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  • The Chinese and other nations of Asia reckon, not only the years, but also the months and days, by cycles of sixty.

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  • Several cycles were formerly known in Europe; but most of them were invented for the purpose of adjusting the solar and lunar divisions of time, and were rather employed in the regulation of the calendar than as chronological eras.

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  • This method of reckoning time is more convenient than those which employ cycles or periods of any length whatever; but it still fails to satisfy in the simplest manner possible all the conditions that are necessary for registering the succession of events.

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  • After their dispersion the Jews were constrained to have recourse to the astronomical rules and cycles of the more enlightened heathen, in order that their religious festivals might be observed on the same days in all the countries through which they were scattered.

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  • This is the Dionysian or Great Paschal Period, and is formed by the multiplication of the numbers 28 and 19, that is, of the solar and lunar cycles, into each other.

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  • For chronological purposes, the Chinese, in common with some other nations of the east of Asia, employ cycles of sixty, by means of which they reckon their days, moons and years.

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  • The days are distributed in the calendar into cycles of sixty, in the same manner as ours are distributed into weeks, or cycles of seven.

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  • The cycle of sixty is formed of two subordinate cycles or series of characters, one of ten and the other of twelve, which are joined together so as to afford sixty different combinations.

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  • Gradually most of the chansons de geste were attached to the name of Charlemagne, whose poetical history falls into three cycles: - the geste du roi, relating his wars and the personal history of himself and his family; the southern cycle, of which Guillaume de Toulouse is the central figure; and the feudal epic, dealing with the revolts of the barons against the emperor, the rebels being invariably connected by the trouveres with the family of Doon de Mayence.

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  • The Old-Dorian Hercules is represented in three cycles of myth, the Argive, the Boeotian and the Thessalian; the legends of Arcadia, Aetolia, Lydia, &c., and Italy are either local or symbolical and comparatively late.

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  • On the ground that after the virtues of courage and valour and fearlessness have been taught in the lower stages of evolution, the virtue of gentle humane ness and extended sympathy for all that can suffer should be taught in the higher cycles of the evolutionary spiral.

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  • Several cycles were formerly known in Europe; but most of them were invented for the purpose of adjusting the solar and lunar divisions of time, and were rather employed in the regulation of the calendar than as chronological eras.

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  • The Old-Dorian Hercules is represented in three cycles of myth, the Argive, the Boeotian and the Thessalian; the legends of Arcadia, Aetolia, Lydia, &c., and Italy are either local or symbolical and comparatively late.

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  • The availability and propagation of cheap sensors, cheap storage, and cheap computational cycles will allow humanity to develop a collective memory of the activities and outcomes of everyone on the planet.

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  • The Mayas had a calendar of 360 days, with intercalary days; this solar year was intersected by their sacred year of twenty weeks of thirteen days each, and these assembled in bewildering cycles.

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  • By the scheme introduced in these memorable terms the course of seven years is divided into two cycles, the first cycle (of four years) having two parallel courses: (1) without Greek or Latin, and (2) with Latin, and with optional Greek at the beginning of the third year.

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  • In this way complicated cycles of alternating generations arise, which are described fully in Hydromedusae and Scyphomedusae.

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  • Archimedes's process of unending cycles of arithmetical operations could at best have been expressed in his time by a " rule" in words; in the 16th century it could be condensed into a " formula."

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  • At The End For Four Cycles, Or Seventy Six Years, The Accumulation Of The Seven And A Half Hours Of Difference Between The Cycle And 235 Lunations Amounts To Thirty Hours, Or One Whole Day And Six Hours.

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  • The Period Of Calippus, Therefore, Consisted Of Three Metonic Cycles Of 6940 Days Each, And A Period Of 6939 Days; And Its Error In Respect Of The Moon, Consequently, Amounted Only To Six Hours, Or To One Day In 304 Years.

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  • To Find The Year Of The Cycle, We Have Therefore The Following Rule: Add Nine To The Date, Divide The Sum By Twenty Eight; The Quotient Is The Number Of Cycles Elapsed, And The Remainder Is The Year Of The Cycle.

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  • Hence, to find the Golden Number N, for any year x, we have N= (- 19 ' 1) which gives the following rule: Add i to the date, divide the sum by 19; the quotient is the number of cycles elapsed, and the remainder is the Golden Number.

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  • Besides the solar and lunar cycles, there is a third of 15 years, called the cycle of indiction, frequently employed in the computations of chronologists.

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  • The Julian period, proposed by the celebrated Joseph Scaliger as an universal measure of chronology, is formed by taking the continued product of the three cycles of the sun, of the moon, and of the indiction,and is consequently 28 X 19X I 5= 7980 years.

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  • In the course of this long period no two years can be expressed by the same numbers in all the three cycles.

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  • Hence, when the number of any proposed year in each of the cycles is known, its number in the Julian period can be determined by the resolution of a very simple problem of the indeterminate analysis.

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  • They Are Also Partitioned Into Cycles Of 30 Years, 19 Of Which Are Common Years Of 354 Days Each, And The Other Ii Are Intercalary Years Having An Additional Day Appended To The Last Month.

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  • To Find If A Year Is Intercalary Or Common, Divide It By 30; The Quotient Will Be The Number Of Completed Cycles And The Remainder Will Be The Year Of The Current Cycle; If This Last Be One Of The Numbers 2, 5, 7, 10, 13, 16, 18, 21, 24, 26, 29, The Year Is Intercalary And Consists Of 355 Days; If It Be Any Other Number, The Year Is Ordinary.

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  • Let C Denote The Number Of Completed Cycles, And Y The Year Of The Cycle; Then Y=30 C Y, And W= 5 (C) R 6 (7/ R 3 (U13) R (Rejecting Sevens).

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  • To Find, As A Test, The Accurate Day Of The Week, The Proposed Year Of The Hegira, Divided By 30, Gives 45 Cycles, And Remainder 12, The Year Of The Current Cycle.

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  • The Following Table, Taken From Woolhouse'S Measures, Weights And Moneys Of All Nations, Shows The Dates Of Commencement Of Mahommedan Years From 1845 Up To 2047, Or From The 43Rd To The 49Th Cycle Inclusive, Which Form The Whole Of The Seventh Period Of Seven Cycles.

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  • Throughout The Next Period Of Seven Cycles, And All Other Like Periods, The Days Of The Week Will Recur In Exactly The Same Order.

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  • - Divide the year of the Hegira by 30; the quotient is the number of cycles, and the remainder is the year of the current cycle.

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  • Next divide the number of cycles by 7, and the second remainder will be the Number of the Period, which being found at the top of the table, and the year of the cycle on the left hand, the required day of the week is immediately shown.

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  • Numerous parallels exist between the Arthurian and early Irish heroic cycles, notably the Fenian or Ossianic. This Fenian cycle is very closely connected with the Tuatha de Danaan, the Celtic deities of vegetation and increase; recent research has shown that two notable features of the Arthurian story, the Round Table and the Grail, can be most reasonably accounted for as survivals of this Nature worship, and were probably parts of the legend from the first.

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  • Besides religious books and teachings, he introduced in 1026 the method of computing time by cycles of sixty years, " obtained from the Indian province of Shambala."

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  • Much of Macpherson's matter is clearly his own, and he confounds the stories belonging to different cycles.

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  • If, for instance, we compare the first and the last three I I-year cycles for which Table V.

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  • In the same year there were 7279 persons employed in the making of cycles, motor cars, railway coaches and waggons and carriages and other vehicles.

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  • The history, therefore, falls into recurring cycles, each of which begins with religious corruption, followed by chastisement, which continues until Yahweh, in answer to the groans of his oppressed people, raises up a "judge" to deliver Israel, and recall them to the true faith.

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  • For the great religions of the world show similar cycles of development, similar appropriations of prevalent science and philosophy, similar conservative insistence upon ancient truth, and similar claims to an exclusive authority.

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  • While, however, it thus appears that the mythic part of the Beowulf story is a portion of primeval Angle tradition, there is no proof that it was originally peculiar to the Angles; and even if it was so, it may easily have passed from them into the poetic cycles of the related peoples.

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  • When a machine undergoes alternate acceleration and retardation, so that at certain instants of time, occurring at the end of intervals called periods or cycles, it returns to its original speed, then in each of those periods or cycles the alternate excesses of energy and of work neutralize each other; and at the end of each cycle the principle of the equality of energy and work stated in 87, with all, its consequences, is verified exactly as in the case of machines of uniform speed.

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  • Five main cycles of story may be distinguished: (1) the foundation of the citadel Cadmea by Cadmus, and the growth of the Sparti or "Sown Men" (probably an aetiological myth designed to explain the origin of the Theban nobility which bore that name in historical times); (2) the building of a "seven-gated" wall by Amphion, and the cognate stories of Zethus, Antiope and Dirce; (3) the tale of the "house of Laius," culminating in the adventures of Oedipus and the wars of the "Seven" and the Epigoni; (4) the advent of Dionysus; and (5) the exploits of Heracles.

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  • Thus the cycles of the world's existence, and the universal conflagration which terminates each of them, excited some doubt.

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  • Romances of chivalry belonging to the various cycles must have penetrated into Portugal at an early date, and the Nobiliario of the Conde D.

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  • Other industries are the manufacture of clothing, cement, bricks, motor-cars, soap, paper, beer, sugar, spirits and cycles.

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  • between June (highest) and November (lowest), and besides a difference running through longer cycles: in 1850 the water was lower and the lake smaller than by any previous observations (the area and general outline were nearly the same again in 1906); then the water rose until 1873; and between 1886 and 1902 the fall in level was II-6 ft.

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  • It is also to be noted that the rise and fall of the lake level have been coincident, respectively, with continued wet and dry cycles.

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  • In 1618 he wrote two cycles of religious sonnets, La Corona and the Holy Sonnets, the latter not printed in complete form until by Mr Gosse in 1899.

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  • In the common sea-anemone, Actinia equina (which has already been quoted as a type of Anthozoan structure), the mesenteries are numerous and are arranged in cycles.

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  • Hence in corals in which there is only a single cycle of mesenteries the septa are correspondingly few in number; where several cycles of mesenteries are present the septa are correspondingly numerous.

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  • (For an account of coral formations see Coral-Reefs.) In the present state of our knowledge the Zoantharia in which a primary cycle of six couples of mesenteries is (or may be inferred to be) completed by the addition of two pairs to the eight Edwardsian mesenteries, and succeeding cycles are formed in the exocoeles of the pre-existing mesenterial cycles, may be classed in an order Actinjidea, and this may be divided into the suborders Malacactiniae, comprising the soft-bodied Actinians, such as Actinia, Sagartia, Bunodes, &c., and the Scleractiniae, comprising the corals.

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  • - Colonial corals allied to the Amphiastraeidae, but with radially symmetrical septa arranged in cycles.

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  • in the account of Arthur's birth and upbringing) common to all the Aryan peoples, in others specifically Celtic. Thus there are a number of parallels between the Arthurian and the Irish heroic cycles, the precise nature of which has yet to be determined.

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  • Ironmongery and steel goods of all kinds, especially locks, machinery, tools and cycles, are produced; there are also tin and zinc works.

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  • These were rhymed but also alliterative, in regular form, with prologue or mansong (often the prettiest part of the whole), main portion telling the tale (mostly derived in early days from the French romances of the Carlovingian, Arthurian or Alexandrian cycles, or from the mythic or skriik-segur), and epilogue.

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  • (c. 1305), employed Icelanders at their courts in translating the French romances of the Alexander, Arthur and Charlemagne cycles.

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  • ' How protracted it had been, can be in a measure estimated from the length of the revolutionary cycles found for the planets.

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  • For road-mending flint, though very hard, is not regarded with favour, as it is brittle and pulverizes readily; binds badly, yielding a surface which breaks up with heavy traffic and in bad weather; and its fine sharp-edged chips do much damage to tires of motors and cycles.

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  • It seems more probable that a special invasion was assigned to them by later writers in order to explain the presence of mythical personages going by their name in the heroic cycles, as they were found inconvenient by the monkish historians.

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  • A'Ran took in the home he had left several moon cycles before.

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  • adsorbent filter beds operating in typically half-hour cycles.

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  • The pent-up aggression of these cycles is defused by the setting in motion of the scapegoat mechanism.

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  • This could impact the global climate system through its effect on the carbon and water cycles and on the earth's albedo.

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  • Our economy and in particular its business cycles are much more closely attuned to that of the USA than the rest of the EU.

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  • ba zi shows up the recurring cycles of events in our lives.

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  • Exercise cycles, Exercise bikes or recumbent bikes are good for the large muscle... workout is done on an exercise bike.

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  • empty the bowels every morning The body's clock always tries to follow the cycles of nature.

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  • At these sites choirs of holy men maintained a constant liturgical chant which varied over the seasons and cycles.

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  • Results: Patients in the both groups received similar total doses of clomiphene citrate for six cycles.

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  • In the Abraham and Jacob cycles the picture is not so clear-cut.

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  • The extent and quality of available data and information will improve in future cycles making later assessments more comprehensive and robust.

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  • condensate removal, differential pressure and cooling cycles need to be considered.

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  • Cool interior colors for 2006 Feature Interior design, like haute couture, has cycles of color trends.

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  • cycles of deprivation persist where the least educated are destined to have children who will also fail at school.

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  • A solo motor cycle was added at a cost of £ 80, together with six more pedal cycles.

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  • These answers that can be used to make solid business decisions while reducing costs, increasing quality, and shortening development cycles.

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  • A lunar month lasts 29.5 days. Many cycles are coordinated with the lunar month or with stages of the lunar cycle.

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  • He is also responsible for the extensive cycles of mosaic and fresco decoration, from which the church is justifiably famous.

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  • dinoflagellate life cycles.

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  • Result(s ): Eleven women (68.8% of the women with menstrual disturbances) experienced more regular cycles during the rapy.

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  • eccentricity climate cycles.

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  • Information was collected about type of patient, cancer, chemotherapy, previous cycles, prior chemotherapy and history of chemotherapy-induced emesis.

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  • Conversely, a secretory endometrium was not uncommon in cycles with values of less than 38 nmol/l.

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  • There was no bleeding or spotting in 75.5% of the cycles for patients who took conjugated estrogens alone.

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  • Exercise cycles, exercise cycles, Exercise bikes or recumbent bikes are good for the large muscle... workout is done on an exercise bike.

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  • corrosion fatigue is the development and propagation of cracks in a material that is subjected to alternating or fluctuating cycles of load.

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  • A few women with Turner syndrome have normal ovulatory menstrual cycles during a short time in their life and so are potentially fertile.

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  • Fewer cycles result in the release of an egg and so you become less fertile.

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  • Sun Ra always confounded and amused as he dodged between big band covers, noise freakouts and long chanted song cycles and outer-space grooves.

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  • Avoid the use of frost-free freezers, which vary enormously in temperature during the frequent automatic defrosting cycles.

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  • galvanic corrosion can be even worse underneath the tire in cycles used all winter.

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  • gantry crane, up to 60 cycles per hour are possible.

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  • Hamiltonian paths and cycles.

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  • haute couture, has cycles of color trends.

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  • It is the number of cycles per second, represented by units as s -1, also called hertz, Hz.

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  • Dave's favorite hobby has always been riding motor cycles.

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  • The finished surface is almost impermeable, resistant to frost and repeated freeze-thaw cycles.

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  • The finished surface is totally impermeable, resistant to frost and repeated freeze-thaw cycles.

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  • The top trace shows the current through the charging inductor during the charging cycles.

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  • Upgrading to larger Fuel injectors allow more adequate fueling to be provided with reduced duty cycles.

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  • To detect simple cycles a threshold is set on the number of consecutive iterations during which the same numbers of elements have moved.

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  • A second-look laparotomy (SLL) was performed after six cycles of intravenous chemotherapy.

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  • Because of the long lead times, funding allocations should extend beyond Treasury controlled 2-3 year spending cycles.

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  • least squares do zero cycles.

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  • leukocyte counts differed only in cycles 1 and 2 between groups.

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  • It offered fireless steam locomotive the potential of a constant level of power output during their duty cycles.

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  • long-run average growth may occur in cycles.

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  • Significantly shorter luteal phase length and longer follicular phase length were observed in the cycles with luteal dysfunction.

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  • All cycles (whether motorized or not) must be parked in an orderly manner, and properly secured and immobilized.

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  • melatonin in the body fluctuate with the cycles of night and day.

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  • Adding the third dimension to virus life cycles: three-dimensional reconstruction of icosahedral viruses from cryo-electron micrographs.

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  • Parts near the off multiple cycles his mother's with mgm mirage which.

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  • AB - A patient with multiple myeloma was treated with several cycles of chemotherapy and developed monoclonal IgA rheumatoid factor.

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  • mu g active substance on the mouth piece 25 inhalation cycles.

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  • The neutrophil nadirs were higher in the GM-CSF group during the first three cycles and subsequently similar in both groups.

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  • This is a lot quicker than actually working out how many nanoseconds it would take by counting cycles!

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  • oocyte donation cycles were performed in these patients.

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  • paddle wheelers and sea cycles.

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  • Pressing the Menu key cycles through tabbed dialog panes.

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  • pedal cycles.

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  • pedal cycles to get to school.

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  • pent-up aggression of these cycles is defused by the setting in motion of the scapegoat mechanism.

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  • Sadolin offers long redecoration cycles, excellent moisture vapor permeability, high quality pigments, with quick and easy application.

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  • In spite of gunfire and bombing we found native traders on cycles offering us tinned pineapple and cigarettes.

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  • Abstract We investigate the effects of fiscal transparency and political polarization on the prevalence of electoral cycles in fiscal balance.

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  • potentialityding of the potentialities of the inner life in everything proceeds continuously by ever-ascending cycles, in all the kingdoms of Nature.

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  • There is very little crack propagation with such slow cycles.

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  • Rather than being a revolution, digital publishing is a step in the long evolution of digital text cycles.

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  • ramshackle hut on the fringes of the City toiled a boy of no more than ten cycles.

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  • recharge cycles.

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  • refinement cycles.

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  • resonance frequency reaches 13 cycles we will be at a zero point magnetic field.

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  • And when female roommates synchronize their menstrual cycles, it is because the unconscious perception of odor sets off the endocrine system.

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  • Individual review cycles are determined by seniority with promotion opening up a new review cycle.

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  • separable cycles Most recent tests now listed first.

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  • But these processes are not strictly sequential, they may overlap and one informs the other sometimes in several cycles.

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  • Reduced melt temperature is another benefit, lowering crystallization and cooling times and thus shortening cycles, and also saving energy costs.

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  • To get them for the starting model for the least squares do zero cycles.

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  • stock market cycles, and compare our results for business cycles with those of.

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  • Now 25 years is a short time in climate terms, only two complete cycles of the eleven year sunspot oscillation.

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  • symphony cycles with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Kurt Masur at the Megaron Concert Hall in Athens.

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  • CCC will provide guards in yellow tabards to watch the cycles locked up outside the Town Hall.

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  • It seems that members of the Lisle family had been involved in making velocipedes, cycles and bicycles in the late 1860s.

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  • The annual cycles of northern wintering waders take account of the possibility of severe weather.

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  • Tires for folders and other small wheelers Here at last is the long delayed report on tires for small wheeled cycles.

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  • Me 17 and him 40 something have done loads of cycles before and your site makes it sound wicked.

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  • This is the law of cycles, constituting that which is designated by Vico as the "eternal ideal history, or rather course of humanity, invariably followed by all nations."

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  • Thus, while on the one hand the various cycles traced and retraced by all nations are similar and y et independent, on the other hand, being actually derived from Roman history, they become converted in the Scienza nuova into a bed of Procrustes, to which the history of all nations has to be fitted by force.

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  • It has been replied that these cycles are similar without being identical, and that, if one might differ from another, the idea of progress was not necessarily excluded by the law of cycles.

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  • the tax on property in mortmain, dues for the verification of weights and measures, the tax on royalties from mines, on horses, mules and carriages, on cycles, &c.

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  • There are extensive manufactures, including those of motors and cycles with their accessories, also papermills, breweries, &c., and the population is largely industrial.

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  • The pitch of a musical sound depends on the number of cycles passed through by the fluctuations of the pressure per unit of time; the loudness depends on the amount or the amplitude of the fluctuation in each cycle; the quality depends on the form or the nature of the fluctuation in each cycle.

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  • This, of course, varies in different longitudes, while a further difficulty occurred in the attempt to fix the correct time of Easter by means of cycles of years, when the changes of the sun and moon more or less exactly repeat themselves.

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  • The level of the lake is subject to seasonal fluctuations, reaching a maximum in midsummer and a minimum in February, as well as to alternating cycles of years of high and low water.

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  • The cycle of Guillaume has more unity than the other great cycles of Charlemagne or of Doon de Mayence, the various poems which compose it forming branches of the main story rather than independent epic poems. There exist numerous cyclic MSS.

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  • In heart disease the chief work of the latter half of the 19th century was, in the first quarter, such clinical work as that of William Stokes and Peter Mere Latham (1789-1875); and in the second quarter the fuller comprehension of the vascular system, central and peripheral, with its cycles and variations of blood pressure, venous and arterial.

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  • The most important figures of these cycles are the following.

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  • Hence it has been a practice, very extensively followed, to employ cycles or periods, consisting of a moderate number of years, and to distinguish and reckon the years by their number in the cycle.

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  • The Chinese and other nations of Asia reckon, not only the years, but also the months and days, by cycles of sixty.

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  • This method of reckoning time is more convenient than those which employ cycles or periods of any length whatever; but it still fails to satisfy in the simplest manner possible all the conditions that are necessary for registering the succession of events.

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  • After their dispersion the Jews were constrained to have recourse to the astronomical rules and cycles of the more enlightened heathen, in order that their religious festivals might be observed on the same days in all the countries through which they were scattered.

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  • This is the Dionysian or Great Paschal Period, and is formed by the multiplication of the numbers 28 and 19, that is, of the solar and lunar cycles, into each other.

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  • For chronological purposes, the Chinese, in common with some other nations of the east of Asia, employ cycles of sixty, by means of which they reckon their days, moons and years.

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  • The days are distributed in the calendar into cycles of sixty, in the same manner as ours are distributed into weeks, or cycles of seven.

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  • The cycle of sixty is formed of two subordinate cycles or series of characters, one of ten and the other of twelve, which are joined together so as to afford sixty different combinations.

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  • days are added in that the Chinese empire was established previous to that epoch; but it is obviously so easy to extend the cycles backwards indefinitely, that the inference can have very little weight.

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  • Gradually most of the chansons de geste were attached to the name of Charlemagne, whose poetical history falls into three cycles: - the geste du roi, relating his wars and the personal history of himself and his family; the southern cycle, of which Guillaume de Toulouse is the central figure; and the feudal epic, dealing with the revolts of the barons against the emperor, the rebels being invariably connected by the trouveres with the family of Doon de Mayence.

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  • The Mayas had a calendar of 360 days, with intercalary days; this solar year was intersected by their sacred year of twenty weeks of thirteen days each, and these assembled in bewildering cycles.

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  • On the ground that after the virtues of courage and valour and fearlessness have been taught in the lower stages of evolution, the virtue of gentle humane ness and extended sympathy for all that can suffer should be taught in the higher cycles of the evolutionary spiral.

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  • A gun may be considered a simple thermo-dynamic machine or heat-engine which does its work in a single stroke, and does not act in a series of periodic cycles as an ordinary steam or gas-engine.

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  • By the scheme introduced in these memorable terms the course of seven years is divided into two cycles, the first cycle (of four years) having two parallel courses: (1) without Greek or Latin, and (2) with Latin, and with optional Greek at the beginning of the third year.

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  • In this way complicated cycles of alternating generations arise, which are described fully in Hydromedusae and Scyphomedusae.

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  • Thus interpreted, the Appalachian forms of to-day may be ascribed to three cycles of erosion: a nearly complete Mesozoic cycle, in which most of the previously folded and faulted mountain masses were reduced in Cretaceous time to a peneplain or lowland of small relief, surmounted, however, in the north-east and in the south-west by monadnocks of the most resistant rocks, standing singly or in groups; an incomplete Tertiary cycle, initiated by the moderate Tertiary upwarping of the Mesozoic peneplain, and of sufficient length to develop mature valleys in the more resistant rocks of the crystalline belt or in the horizontal strata of the plateau, and to develop late mature or old valleys in the weaker rocks of the stratified belt, where the harder strata were left standing up in ridges; and a brief post-Tertiary cycle, initiated by an uplift of moderate amount and in progress long enough only to erode narrow and relatively immature valleys.

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  • The belts of structure and the cycles of erosion thus briefly described are recognizable with more or less continuity from the Gulf of St Lawrence i 500 m.

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  • While they have suffered active e dissection by streams during the later cycles of erosion, ~ the hilltops have retained so considerable an altitude ~

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  • Archimedes's process of unending cycles of arithmetical operations could at best have been expressed in his time by a " rule" in words; in the 16th century it could be condensed into a " formula."

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  • At The End For Four Cycles, Or Seventy Six Years, The Accumulation Of The Seven And A Half Hours Of Difference Between The Cycle And 235 Lunations Amounts To Thirty Hours, Or One Whole Day And Six Hours.

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  • The Period Of Calippus, Therefore, Consisted Of Three Metonic Cycles Of 6940 Days Each, And A Period Of 6939 Days; And Its Error In Respect Of The Moon, Consequently, Amounted Only To Six Hours, Or To One Day In 304 Years.

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  • To Find The Year Of The Cycle, We Have Therefore The Following Rule: Add Nine To The Date, Divide The Sum By Twenty Eight; The Quotient Is The Number Of Cycles Elapsed, And The Remainder Is The Year Of The Cycle.

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  • Hence, to find the Golden Number N, for any year x, we have N= (- 19 ' 1) which gives the following rule: Add i to the date, divide the sum by 19; the quotient is the number of cycles elapsed, and the remainder is the Golden Number.

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  • Besides the solar and lunar cycles, there is a third of 15 years, called the cycle of indiction, frequently employed in the computations of chronologists.

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  • The Julian period, proposed by the celebrated Joseph Scaliger as an universal measure of chronology, is formed by taking the continued product of the three cycles of the sun, of the moon, and of the indiction,and is consequently 28 X 19X I 5= 7980 years.

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  • In the course of this long period no two years can be expressed by the same numbers in all the three cycles.

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  • Hence, when the number of any proposed year in each of the cycles is known, its number in the Julian period can be determined by the resolution of a very simple problem of the indeterminate analysis.

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  • They Are Also Partitioned Into Cycles Of 30 Years, 19 Of Which Are Common Years Of 354 Days Each, And The Other Ii Are Intercalary Years Having An Additional Day Appended To The Last Month.

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  • To Find If A Year Is Intercalary Or Common, Divide It By 30; The Quotient Will Be The Number Of Completed Cycles And The Remainder Will Be The Year Of The Current Cycle; If This Last Be One Of The Numbers 2, 5, 7, 10, 13, 16, 18, 21, 24, 26, 29, The Year Is Intercalary And Consists Of 355 Days; If It Be Any Other Number, The Year Is Ordinary.

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  • Let C Denote The Number Of Completed Cycles, And Y The Year Of The Cycle; Then Y=30 C Y, And W= 5 (C) R 6 (7/ R 3 (U13) R (Rejecting Sevens).

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  • To Find, As A Test, The Accurate Day Of The Week, The Proposed Year Of The Hegira, Divided By 30, Gives 45 Cycles, And Remainder 12, The Year Of The Current Cycle.

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  • The Following Table, Taken From Woolhouse'S Measures, Weights And Moneys Of All Nations, Shows The Dates Of Commencement Of Mahommedan Years From 1845 Up To 2047, Or From The 43Rd To The 49Th Cycle Inclusive, Which Form The Whole Of The Seventh Period Of Seven Cycles.

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  • Throughout The Next Period Of Seven Cycles, And All Other Like Periods, The Days Of The Week Will Recur In Exactly The Same Order.

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  • - Divide the year of the Hegira by 30; the quotient is the number of cycles, and the remainder is the year of the current cycle.

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  • Next divide the number of cycles by 7, and the second remainder will be the Number of the Period, which being found at the top of the table, and the year of the cycle on the left hand, the required day of the week is immediately shown.

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  • Numerous parallels exist between the Arthurian and early Irish heroic cycles, notably the Fenian or Ossianic. This Fenian cycle is very closely connected with the Tuatha de Danaan, the Celtic deities of vegetation and increase; recent research has shown that two notable features of the Arthurian story, the Round Table and the Grail, can be most reasonably accounted for as survivals of this Nature worship, and were probably parts of the legend from the first.

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  • Besides religious books and teachings, he introduced in 1026 the method of computing time by cycles of sixty years, " obtained from the Indian province of Shambala."

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  • Much of Macpherson's matter is clearly his own, and he confounds the stories belonging to different cycles.

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  • If, for instance, we compare the first and the last three I I-year cycles for which Table V.

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  • In the same year there were 7279 persons employed in the making of cycles, motor cars, railway coaches and waggons and carriages and other vehicles.

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  • The history, therefore, falls into recurring cycles, each of which begins with religious corruption, followed by chastisement, which continues until Yahweh, in answer to the groans of his oppressed people, raises up a "judge" to deliver Israel, and recall them to the true faith.

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  • For the great religions of the world show similar cycles of development, similar appropriations of prevalent science and philosophy, similar conservative insistence upon ancient truth, and similar claims to an exclusive authority.

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  • While, however, it thus appears that the mythic part of the Beowulf story is a portion of primeval Angle tradition, there is no proof that it was originally peculiar to the Angles; and even if it was so, it may easily have passed from them into the poetic cycles of the related peoples.

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  • When a machine undergoes alternate acceleration and retardation, so that at certain instants of time, occurring at the end of intervals called periods or cycles, it returns to its original speed, then in each of those periods or cycles the alternate excesses of energy and of work neutralize each other; and at the end of each cycle the principle of the equality of energy and work stated in 87, with all, its consequences, is verified exactly as in the case of machines of uniform speed.

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  • Five main cycles of story may be distinguished: (1) the foundation of the citadel Cadmea by Cadmus, and the growth of the Sparti or "Sown Men" (probably an aetiological myth designed to explain the origin of the Theban nobility which bore that name in historical times); (2) the building of a "seven-gated" wall by Amphion, and the cognate stories of Zethus, Antiope and Dirce; (3) the tale of the "house of Laius," culminating in the adventures of Oedipus and the wars of the "Seven" and the Epigoni; (4) the advent of Dionysus; and (5) the exploits of Heracles.

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  • Thus the cycles of the world's existence, and the universal conflagration which terminates each of them, excited some doubt.

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  • Romances of chivalry belonging to the various cycles must have penetrated into Portugal at an early date, and the Nobiliario of the Conde D.

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  • Other industries are the manufacture of clothing, cement, bricks, motor-cars, soap, paper, beer, sugar, spirits and cycles.

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  • between June (highest) and November (lowest), and besides a difference running through longer cycles: in 1850 the water was lower and the lake smaller than by any previous observations (the area and general outline were nearly the same again in 1906); then the water rose until 1873; and between 1886 and 1902 the fall in level was II-6 ft.

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  • It is also to be noted that the rise and fall of the lake level have been coincident, respectively, with continued wet and dry cycles.

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  • In 1618 he wrote two cycles of religious sonnets, La Corona and the Holy Sonnets, the latter not printed in complete form until by Mr Gosse in 1899.

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  • In the common sea-anemone, Actinia equina (which has already been quoted as a type of Anthozoan structure), the mesenteries are numerous and are arranged in cycles.

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  • Hence in corals in which there is only a single cycle of mesenteries the septa are correspondingly few in number; where several cycles of mesenteries are present the septa are correspondingly numerous.

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  • (For an account of coral formations see Coral-Reefs.) In the present state of our knowledge the Zoantharia in which a primary cycle of six couples of mesenteries is (or may be inferred to be) completed by the addition of two pairs to the eight Edwardsian mesenteries, and succeeding cycles are formed in the exocoeles of the pre-existing mesenterial cycles, may be classed in an order Actinjidea, and this may be divided into the suborders Malacactiniae, comprising the soft-bodied Actinians, such as Actinia, Sagartia, Bunodes, &c., and the Scleractiniae, comprising the corals.

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  • - Colonial corals allied to the Amphiastraeidae, but with radially symmetrical septa arranged in cycles.

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  • in the account of Arthur's birth and upbringing) common to all the Aryan peoples, in others specifically Celtic. Thus there are a number of parallels between the Arthurian and the Irish heroic cycles, the precise nature of which has yet to be determined.

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  • Ironmongery and steel goods of all kinds, especially locks, machinery, tools and cycles, are produced; there are also tin and zinc works.

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  • These were rhymed but also alliterative, in regular form, with prologue or mansong (often the prettiest part of the whole), main portion telling the tale (mostly derived in early days from the French romances of the Carlovingian, Arthurian or Alexandrian cycles, or from the mythic or skriik-segur), and epilogue.

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  • (c. 1305), employed Icelanders at their courts in translating the French romances of the Alexander, Arthur and Charlemagne cycles.

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  • ' How protracted it had been, can be in a measure estimated from the length of the revolutionary cycles found for the planets.

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  • For road-mending flint, though very hard, is not regarded with favour, as it is brittle and pulverizes readily; binds badly, yielding a surface which breaks up with heavy traffic and in bad weather; and its fine sharp-edged chips do much damage to tires of motors and cycles.

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  • It seems more probable that a special invasion was assigned to them by later writers in order to explain the presence of mythical personages going by their name in the heroic cycles, as they were found inconvenient by the monkish historians.

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  • In a ramshackle hut on the fringes of the City toiled a boy of no more than ten cycles.

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  • They are designed to last for hundreds of recharge cycles.

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  • Now go into a series of release parameter, refine set of refinement cycles.

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  • In the sleep cycles there are two main stages, non-REM sleep and REM sleep.

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  • When the Earth stops its rotation and the resonance frequency reaches 13 cycles we will be at a zero point magnetic field.

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  • After the war, production rose to 2000 cycles a year and the company decided to form its own road racing team.

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  • And when female roommates synchronize their menstrual cycles, it is because the unconscious perception of odor sets off the endocrine system.

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  • Individual review cycles are determined by seniority with promotion opening up a new review cycle.

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  • The Folding Society Test Reports on Folding and Separable Cycles Most recent tests now listed first.

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  • But these processes are not strictly sequential, they may overlap and one informs the other sometimes in several cycles.

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  • Reduced melt temperature is another benefit, lowering crystallization and cooling times and thus shortening cycles, and also saving energy costs.

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  • We then test for duration dependence in business and stock market cycles, and compare our results for business cycles with those of.

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  • Now 25 years is a short time in climate terms, only two complete cycles of the eleven year sunspot oscillation.

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  • Complete Beethoven and Brahms symphony cycles with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Kurt Masur at the Megaron Concert Hall in Athens.

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  • CCC will provide guards in yellow tabards to watch the cycles locked up outside the Town Hall.

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  • It seems that members of the Lisle family had been involved in making velocipedes, cycles and bicycles in the late 1860s.

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