How to use Cyclic in a sentence
Those forms of aestivation are such as occur in cyclic flowers, and they are included under circular aestivation.
An amplification prefix name is derived from a name for a cyclic parent hydride.
An examination of these arguments throws light on two chief aspects of the relation between Homer and his " cyclic " successors.
The tendency to amplify and complete the story shows itself still more in the Cyclic poets.
Both vascular and airway smooth muscles relax in response to beta adrenergic agonists via cyclic AMP.Advertisement
However, smaller slacks nearer the sea may in any case be part of a cyclic alternation of building and erosion phases.
It works by preventing the formation of a chemical called cyclic amp in blood platelets.
Cyclic GMP causes the blood vessels in the penis to widen by relaxing a thin layer of muscle found in the blood vessel walls.
Cyclic GMP causes the blood vessels in the penis to widen by relaxing a thin layer of muscle found in the blood vessels in the penis to widen by relaxing a thin layer of muscle found in the blood vessel walls.
This has been called the " cyclic uproar " and is a final, all-engulfing cataclysm.Advertisement
A cyclic convolution requires that the lengths of the input vectors are identical.
In general, a direct sum code is not cyclic.
The answer may involve a certain amount of trial and error, so exploration is necessarily cyclic.
The only cyclic but non-aromatic amino acid is proline.
One of these chemical messengers is called cyclic GMP.Advertisement
The use of resources should be seen as cyclic.
Tables of designs using the debased meaning of ` generalized cyclic ' .
A prime example is provided by sugars, which can be represented as straight-chain molecules or as cyclic ethers.
Nor did they; not one papyrus fragment from a cyclic epic poem survives.
Nor are they able to simulate complex stress paths, such as cyclic induced liquefaction.Advertisement
This project aims to compare the strength of different closure techniques under cyclic loading.
This work therefore implicates cyclic nucleotides in this process.
In this case an NAMIDE record should precede the first amino-acid of the cyclic peptide, in the listing in the PDB input file.
The LPS also interacts unusually with the cationic cyclic peptide polymyxin (PMB) to enhance rather than suppress pro-inflammatory cytokines (1 ).
An abnormal amount hands is dubbed cyclic progression and how and why.Advertisement
In the poster competition, we had to make a poster and answer three questions on cyclic quadrilaterals.
In the second year work will begin on the cyclic loading of adhesive joints and also on the creep behavior of welded thermoplastics.
If the fluctuations are irregular and non-periodic, teristics the sound is called a noise; if they are cyclic and follow a regular and sufficiently rapid periodic law, the sound is musical.
We proceed to consider various simple derivatives of the alcohols, which we may here regard as hydroxy hydrocarbons, R OH, where R is an alkyl radical, either aliphatic or cyclic in nature.
The city was enriched with notable temples and public works (see § Archaeology), and became the home of several Cyclic poets and of Arlon, the perfecter of the dithyramb.
These brief allusions were elaborated by the "cyclic" poets, and the adventures of Philoctetes formed the subject of tragedies by Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides.
Many cyclic ketones are known, and in most respects they resemble the ordinary aliphatic ketones (see Polymethylenes; Terpenes).
The name Cycleus given to his father indicates the connexion of the son with the "cyclic" or circular chorus which was the origin of tragedy.
Polycyclic Groups Finite soluble groups and infinite polycyclic groups have special generating systems chosen in accordance with a subnormal series with cyclic factors.
Example of a cyclic aggregate We have used this sequential assembly approach to design red and blue luminescent solid state supramolecular arrays.
Cyclic vomiting-Uncontrolled vomiting that occurs repeatedly over a certain period of time.
Neuroimaging studies have shown that tic disorders are related to abnormal levels of neurotransmitters known as dopamine, serotonin, and cyclic AMP in certain parts of the brain.
First described in 1882, cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS) is a rare idiopathic disorder characterized by recurring periods of vomiting in an otherwise normal child.
Children with cyclic vomiting syndrome have bouts of severe nausea and vomiting that may last for hours or days.
The first episode of cyclic vomiting syndrome may be diagnosed as stomach flu when nothing more serious turns up.
There is no permanent cure for cyclic vomiting syndrome as of the early 2000s.
Avoiding dehydration is the primary nutritional concern during episodes of cyclic vomiting syndrome.
The average duration of cyclic vomiting syndrome is 2.5 to 5.5 years.
Cyclic vomiting syndrome can be a heavy emotional and financial burden on the families of affected children.
This conclusion he then supports by the character attributed to the " Cyclic " poems (whose want of unity showed that the structure of the Iliad and Odyssey must be the work of a later time), by one or two indications of imperfect connexion, and by the doubts of ancient critics as to the genuineness of certain parts.
Wolf had argued that if the cyclic writers had known the Iliad and Odyssey which we possess, they would have imitated the unity of structure which distinguishes these two poems. The result of Welcker's labours was to show that the Homeric poems had influenced both the form and the substance of epic poetry.
Although originally described as acetylketen, it has proved to be a cyclic compound (Ber., 1909, 4 2, p. 4908).
Pyrocatechin readily condenses to form heterocyclic compounds; cyclic esters are formed by phosphorus trichloride and oxychloride, carbonyl chloride, sulphuryl chloride, &c.; whilst ortho-phenylenediamine, o-aminophenol, and o-aminothiophenol give phenazine, phenoxazine and thiodiphenylamine.
Deferring the detailed discussion of cyclic or ringed hydrocarbons, a correlation of the various types or classes of compounds which may be derived from hydrocarbon nuclei will now be given.
It will be seen that each type depends upon a specific radical or atom, and the copulation of this character with any hydrocarbon radical (open or cyclic) gives origin to a compound of the same class.
Zincke; and his researches have led to the discovery of many chlorinated oxidation products which admit of decomposition into cyclic compounds containing fewer carbon atoms than characterize the benzene ring, and in turn yielding openchain or aliphatic compounds.
During recent years an immense number of ringed or cyclic compounds have been discovered, which exhibit individual characters more closely resembling benzene, naphthalene, &c. than purely aliphatic substances, inasmuch as in general they contain double linkages, yet withstand oxidation, and behave as nuclei, forming derivatives in much the same way as benzene.
The associations of his home, not far from Corinth, where Arion was said to have established the cyclic choruses of satyrs, may account for his preference for this kind of drama.
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.
After a few repetitions of the reversal, the process becomes strictly cyclic, the upward and downward curves always following with precision the paths indicated in the figure.
By the alternate application and withdrawal of a small magnetizing force a cyclic condition may be established in an iron rod.
In the latter case the first application of stress is always attended by an increase-often a very great one-of the magnetization, whether the field is weak or strong, but after a load has been put on and taken off several times the changes of magnetization become cyclic. From experiments of both classes it appears that for a given field there is a certain value of the load for which the magnetization is a maximum, the maximum occuring at a smaller load the stronger the field.
But there is no evidence for his "cyclic date" of 2517 B.C., on which his system depended, and there is little doubt that the beginning of the historical period of Berossus is to be set, not in 2506 B.C., but in 2232 B.C. The two systems of Sayce,' that of Rogers,' the three systems of Winckler, 5 both those of Delitzsch, 6 and that of Maspero, 7 may be grouped together, for they are based on the same principle.
A dissolved in B and B dissolved in A, since both of these solutions emit vapours of the same composition (this follows since the same vapour must be in equilibrium with both solutions, for if it were not so a cyclic system contradicting the second law of thermodynamics would be realizable).
It is not improbable that it represents a free and individual working over of the original Fescamp version, and that in its later shape it was intended to form, and did at one time form, the Quest section of the cyclic redaction of the Arthurian prose romances, being dislodged from this position by the Galahad Quese.
His materials are borrowed from the cyclic poems from which Virgil (with whose works he was probably acquainted) also drew, in particular the Aethiopis of Arctinus and the Little Iliad of Lesches.
It is true that the theory of vortex rings in hydrodynamics is of a simpler type; but electric currents cannot be likened to permanent vortex rings, because their circuits can be broken and the element of cyclic steadiness on which the simplicity depends is thereby destroyed.
Yet Arctinus of Miletus was said to have been a " disciple of Homer," and was certainly one of the earliest and most considerable of the " Cyclic " poets.
The quotation from the Iliad is of interest because it is made in order to show that Homer supported the story of the travels of Paris to Egypt and Sidon (whereas the Cyclic poem called the Cypria ignored them), and also because the part of the Iliad from which it comes is cited as the " Aristeia of Diomede."
The effects of longitudinal pressure are opposite to those of traction; when the cyclic condition has been reached, pressure reduces the magnetization of iron in weak fields and increases it in strong fields (Ewing, Magnetic Induction, 1900, 223).
Rhoads obtained a cyclic curve for iron which indicated thermo-electric hysteresis of the kind exhibited by Nagaoka's curves for magnetic strain.
Nanak seems to have been produced by the same cyclic wave of reformation as fourteen years later gave Martin Luther to Europe.
It should be noted that Tristan is never more than superficially connected with Arthur, an occasional visitor at his court; though in its later form ranked among the Arthurian romances, the Tristan is really an independent story, and does not form a part of the ordinary cyclic redaction.
The same line of argument may be extended to the Hymns, and even to some of the lost works of the post-Homeric or so-called " Cyclic " poets.
In Symmetry contrast to the cyclic flowers are those, as in Magnoli of the flower.