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  • A rifle cracked, piercing the silence with deadly import.

  • The highway department would periodically close the road and, using explosive devices, create slides in a controlled condition, lessening the chance for a surprising and perhaps deadly run loosed by nature on the unsuspecting below.

  • Glancing over his shoulder at his advancing pursuer, he knew he'd have to drop far enough and rapidly enough to pass Shipton before the killer could swing out with his deadly ax.

  • With deadly accuracy, she threw the ball at him, laughing when it bounced off his leather coat and sprayed a mist of white crystals in his face.

  • Gabe and a few other assassins in black fought off hordes of demons.  Surprised, Rhyn launched into the melee with his dagger.  He slashed through several demons before the creatures realized he was there.  Wanting to keep them off balance, he morphed into his demon form and shredded the creatures with talons and fangs as deadly as theirs.

  • Darian looked around, expecting to see her again beneath the shade of an apple tree, as beautiful as she was deadly with the daggers she wore at her waist.

  • Both women took the knives, handling them with awkwardness borne of a lack of familiarity with handling deadly weapons.

  • It can be dangerous – even deadly.

  • 6) has a good deal to tell about the viscum, a deadly parasite, though slower in its action than ivy.

  • Five rather common species are certainly deadly - the death adder, the brown, the black, the superb and the tiger snakes.

  • Their appointment, according to notions which defined themselves within the church at this epoch, was simoniacal; and during the long minority of Henry IV., who succeeded his father in 1056, the terrible Tuscan monk, Hildebrand of Soana, forged weapons which he used with deadly effect against the presumption of the empire.

  • The "deadly" climates, to which so much dread attaches,, generally mean malaria, and the mastery of this disease would.

  • 2 A deadly conflict with the Ammonites was provoked by a gross insult to friendly ambassadors of Israel; 3 and this war, of which we have pretty full details in 2 Sam.

  • The old Christian eschatology is set aside; no one has dealt such deadly blows to Chiliasm and Christian apocalypticism as Origen.

  • It contains considerable quantities of the alkaloid pseudaconitine, which is the most deadly poison known.

  • From the latter part of the 17th century charges of Antinomianism have frequently been directed against Calvinists, on the ground of their disparagement of "deadly doing" and of "legal preaching."

  • 1045-1052) Nasir visited Mecca four times, and performed all the rites and observances of a zealous pilgrim; but he was far more attracted by Cairo, the capital of Egypt, and the residence of the Fatimite sultan Mostansir billah, the great champion of the Shia, and the spiritual as well as political head of the house of `Ali, which was just then waging a deadly war against the 'Abbaside caliph of Bagdad, and the great defender of the Sunnite creed, Toghrul Beg the Seljuk.

  • Innocent was raised to the Holy See when it was at deadly feud with the emperor Frederick II., who lay under excommunication.

  • The relation here indicated between the Shepherd's instruction and the initial message of one definitive repentance, open to those believers who have already "broken" their "seal" of baptism by deadly sins, as announced in Visions i.-iv.

  • In the following year he became involved in the deadly quarrel between President Johnson and Congress.

  • The Zulus attacked with great gallantry but were received with so deadly a fire that they could not come within thirty yards of the rifles.

  • From 1858 to 1863 there were many importations of American vines for grafting purposes to Bordeaux, Roquemaure and other parts of France, England, Ireland, Germany, Portugal, &c. It is practically certain that the deadly phylloxera was imported on these plants.

  • They, as well as the young, are much sought after by snakes, but the parents are often successful in repelling these deadly enemies, and are always ready to wage war against any intruder on their precincts, be it man, cat or hawk.

  • This tribe inhabits the deadly jungle with impunity, and cultivates cotton, rice and other ordinary crops, by the jum process described above.

  • Above all Christians are disloyal, and every church is an illicit collegium, an insinuation deadly at any time, but especially so under Marcus Aurelius.

  • From time to time the torpedo-craft tried to run in past the batteries, several attempts were made to block the harbour entrance by sinking vessels in the fairway, and free and deadly use was made by both sides of submarine mines.

  • A minute scrutiny of his papers, lasting nearly six weeks, revealed nothing treasonable; but it provided the enemies of the fallen statesman with a deadly weapon against him in the shape of an entry in his private diary, in which he had imprudently noted that on one occasion Christian V.

  • It is a series of metrical homilies on the Ten Commandments, the Seven Deadly Sins and the Seven Sacraments, illustrated by a number of amusing stories from various sources.

  • Tournaments in particular are fertile occasions of all the deadly sins; and mystery plays, except those of the birth and resurrection of Christ performed in the churches, also lead men into transgression.

  • The duration of the war was due to the nature of the country and the enormous distances to be traversed, not to any want of energy, for the armies were in deadly earnest and their battles and combats (of which two thousand four hundred can be named) sterner than those of almost any war in modern history.

  • The ophidians are also very numerous, ranging from the comparatively harmless boa-constrictor to the deadly " palanca " or " fer de lance " (Lachesis lanceolatus) and rattlesnake (Crotalus), of which there are several species.

  • The Greek sirens of Homer are clearly a form of these deadly fairies, as the Nereids and Oreads and Naiads are fairies of wells, mountains and the sea.

  • France's plan for a great empire in America was now taking shape and there, as in Europe, a deadly Struggles g P P with struggle with England was inevitable.

  • For the period preceding British rule the records have not been so well preserved, but there is ample evidence to show that famine was just as frequent in its incidence and infinitely more deadly in its effects under the native rulers of India.

  • In cases where the poisonous material did its deadly work, it was held at once to indicate and rightly to punish guilt; but when it was rejected by the stomach of the accused, innocence was held to be satisfactorily established.

  • Turning now to instances of the opposite kind, it is known that silkworms which spin colourless cocoons are more resistant to the attacks of a certain deadly fungus than are those which spin the yellow ones.

  • By gardeners the bullfinch has long been regarded as a deadly enemy, from its undoubted destruction of the buds of fruit-trees in spring-time, though whether the destruction is really so much of a detriment is by no means so undoubted.

  • This originated a deadly feud between the leaders of the opposite parties, for Joab, as next of kin to Asahel, was by the law and custom of the country the avenger of his blood.

  • 1651), which struck a deadly blow at the Dutch carrying trade.

  • When Alaric found himself once more outwitted by the machinations of such a foe, he marched southward and began in deadly earnest his third, his ever-memorable siege of Rome.

  • He reached Rome on Palm Sunday (March 30), only to find his patron ill of a deadly sickness, from which he died on Good Friday (April 4).

  • The Stoic doctrine of Fatalism seemed to Epicurus no less deadly a foe of man's true welfare than popular superstition.

  • There followed the Renunciation, primitive enough in form, but the postulant solemnly renounced, not Satan and his works and pomp, but the harlot church of the persecutors, whose prayers were more deadly than desirable.

  • The climate of the coast-lands is moist and hot, and extremely unhealthy, malarial fever being prevalent and deadly.

  • Though unfavourable for the permanent residence of white men, the interior is much less deadly than the coast-lands.

  • But the deadly climate discouraged the first efforts of the British government, and, after the parliamentary committee of 1865 had recommended a policy which would render possible the ultimate withdrawal of British official influence from the coast, the consulate of Lokoja was abandoned.

  • The British resident, Major Missett, having represented the importance of taking Rosetta and Rahmanieh,to secure supplies for Alexandria, General Fraser, with the concurrence of the admiral, Sir John Duckworth, detached the 31st regiment and the Chasseurs Britanniques, accompanied by some field artillery under Major-General Wauchope and Brigadier-General Meade, on this service; and these troops entered Rosetta without encountering any opposition; but as soon as they had dispersed among the narrow streets, the garrison opened a deadly fire on them from the latticed windows and the roofs of the houses.

  • bell y donna, " beautiful lady," the berries having been used as a cosmetic), the roots and leaves of Atropa belladonna, or deadly nightshade, widely used in medicine on account of the alkaloids which they contain.

  • The whole town, with the exception of the cathedral, and about 140 houses, was burned to the ground, and the greater part of its 36,000 inhabitants were butchered without regard to age or sex, but it recovered from this deadly blow with wonderful rapidity.

  • failed, had not the partisans of Baliol come to deadly feud over matters of their private interests and ambitions.

  • To seek for Arahatship in the practice of the ecstasy alone is considered a deadly heresy. ?

  • We are familiar enough in the West with similar classifications, summed up in such expressions as the Seven Deadly Sins, the Ten Commandments, the Thirty-nine Articles, the Four Cardinal Virtues, the Seven Sacraments and a host of others.

  • The Persian Gulf has an unenviable reputation for its dangers from heat-stroke, and the sun's rays seem to have a peculiar deadly power in this region, for the risk of exposure is greater than in any part of the world, though other countries have a temperature which is equally high.

  • The agriculturist has many enemies to contend with, the tax-gatherer being perhaps the most deadly; and drought, earthquakes, rats and locusts have at all periods been responsible for barren years.

  • He at first made overtures to members of her party, and upon their rejection through fear of his ambition, his deadly hatred of her and of them involved the king.

  • This region bears the reputation of being the most unhealthy in all India, and in many parts only the acclimatized aborigines can withstand its deadly malaria.

  • Its swift and deadly dart was likened to the lightning; equally marvellous seemed its fatal power.

  • 136) shows how old treasure-chambers could actually harbour enormous and deadly snakes.

  • In Sweden, even in the 16th century, such snakes were virtually household gods and to hurt them was a deadly sin.

  • writes: "Forasmuch as (the Greeks) say that this place of purification is not indicated by their doctors by an appropriate and accurate word, we will, in accordance with the tradition and authority of the holy fathers, that henceforth it be called purgatorium, for in this temporary fire are cleansed not deadly capital sins, which must be remitted by penance, but those lesser venial sins which, if not removed in life, afflict men after death."

  • Between him and Edward's foreign favourites, particularly Robert of Jumieges, there was deadly feud.

  • The bite of a fairly-grown healthy serpent of either of these species is deadly; and it is ascertained that more deaths occur from snake-bite than from all the other wild beasts put together.

  • Between the two tribes there had long been lJzun Ijasan a deadly feud.

  • In the north the progress of Abbas Mirza was stopped at Bayazici by a like deadly visitation; and a suspension of hostilities was agreed upon for the winter season.

  • Although this result is best obtained when the venom and serum are mixed in a glass before injection, yet if they be injected at the same time in different parts of the body the animal will still be protected and the poison will not produce its usual deadly results.

  • in summer, and drops below freezing-point in winter; where there is a deadly monotony of dust-coloured scenery for the greater part of the year, with the minimum of rain and the maximum of heat.

  • More remarkable still, animals inoculated with such " attenuated " bacilli proved to be curiously resistant to the deadly effects of subsequent inoculations of the non-attenuated form.

  • In other words, animals vaccinated with the cultivated bacillus showed immunity from disease when reinoculated with the deadly wild form.

  • The Chinese believe the Salween valley to be deadly to all strangers, but it is in Chinese territory - particularly in the Lu Kiang, or Mong Hko state - that there is the largest population on the river until Lower Burma is reached.

  • Vendome at first opposed great obstacles to the plan which the prince had formed for carrying succours into Piedmont; but after a variety of marches and counter-marches, in which both commanders displayed signal ability, the two armies met at Cassano (August 16, 1705), where a deadly engagement ensued, and Prince Eugene received two severe wounds which forced him to quit the field.

  • The original productions of Lord Rivers, and, in particular, his Balades against the Seven Deadly Sins, are lost.

  • There is a general agreement that if a man like Gillespie or Nicholson had been in command of the station, the strong force at his disposal would have enabled him to strike such a deadly blow at the fleeing mutineers as might have stamped out the Mutiny.

  • Among themselves they carry on deadly feuds, and revenge is a duty and an inheritance.

  • The submontane valleys are largely cultivated, but are deadly except to those born in them.

  • But the growing belief that the whole scheme was merely intended to serve the purposes of the Roman Catholics converted their dislike into deadly opposition.

  • There may have once existed in Hebrew a story of the deadly feud between Mordecai (if that be the original ' See Zimmern, Die Keilinschriften and das Alte Test.('), p. 438.

  • This formal and regulated " penitence " was extended from apostasy to other grave - or, as they were subsequently called, " deadly " - sins; while for minor offences all Christians were called upon to express contrition by fasting and abstinence from ordinarily permitted pleasures, as well as verbally in public and private devotions.

  • In antithesis to this list, an enumeration of the " deadly sins " obtained currency.

  • It should be observed that the (also Augustinian) distinction between " deadly " and " venial " sins had a technical reference to the quasi-jural administration of ecclesiastical discipline, which grew gradually more organized as the spiritual power of the church established itself amid the ruins of the Western empire, and slowly developed into the theocracy that almost dominated Europe during the latter part of the middle ages.

  • " Deadly " sins were those for which formal ecclesiastical penance was held to be necessary, in order to save the sinner from eternal damnation; for " venial " sins he might obtain forgiveness, through prayer, almsgiving, and the observance of the regular fasts.

  • This earl began the deadly feud with the house of Kildare, which lasted for generations.

  • The island is free from deadly serpents, but contains two or three 2 See " On a Collection of Fossils from Madagascar," by R.

  • This is especially the case in the lower and moister regions, such as the west coast, where malarial fever is very prevalent and deadly; the most unfavourable factors being humidity with absence of climatic variation (daily or seasonal).

  • Districts which had been notoriously deadly to Europeans were rendered comparatively healthy after the discovery, in 1899, of the species of mosquito which propagates malarial fever, and the measures thereafter taken for its destruction and the filling up of swamps.

  • A rifle cracked, piercing the silence with deadly import.

  • Beautiful and slender, she was likewise deadly.

  • The highway department would periodically close the road and, using explosive devices, create slides in a controlled condition, lessening the chance for a surprising and perhaps deadly run loosed by nature on the unsuspecting below.

  • Glancing over his shoulder at his advancing pursuer, he knew he'd have to drop far enough and rapidly enough to pass Shipton before the killer could swing out with his deadly ax.

  • With deadly accuracy, she threw the ball at him, laughing when it bounced off his leather coat and sprayed a mist of white crystals in his face.

  • Gabe and a few other assassins in black fought off hordes of demons.  Surprised, Rhyn launched into the melee with his dagger.  He slashed through several demons before the creatures realized he was there.  Wanting to keep them off balance, he morphed into his demon form and shredded the creatures with talons and fangs as deadly as theirs.

  • Darian looked around, expecting to see her again beneath the shade of an apple tree, as beautiful as she was deadly with the daggers she wore at her waist.

  • Both women took the knives, handling them with awkwardness borne of a lack of familiarity with handling deadly weapons.

  • It can be dangerous – even deadly.

  • The Picts used a bit of tactical guile and lured the Northumbrians into a trap with deadly results.

  • There were problems in addition to the deadly intrigues that led to their downfall.

  • They lay in wait for Bond and company with a deadly ambush.

  • antifreeze made with propylene glycol instead of ethylene glycol, which is a deadly poison even in small doses.

  • Others will argue that existing nuclear arsenals are a deadly danger.

  • Soldiers fight against each other on 2D battle arenas using a deadly military arsenal.

  • Worryingly, large amounts of deadly asbestos have been fly-tipped in the greater London area recently.

  • A deadly assassin, who wants to murder a prosecution witness on a plane, releases a whole crate full of vicious snakes!

  • It has just set standards for wood that will help control movement of the longhorn beetle, a deadly tree insect.

  • benign prostate hyperplasia to deadly prostate cancer.

  • berserk nature, Wolverine is deadly in a fight.

  • bloodless war of the information age, Britain has lost to a deadly first strike. © Copyright Guardian Media Group plc.

  • After some research I found:- This medication is actually derived from a bacteria that produces the deadly poison botulism.

  • Slash your enemies with the good old broadsword, or blast your way through with the deadly rocket launcher - the choices are yours.

  • Gas installations can leak deadly carbon monoxide (CO ).

  • Most people would rightly expect trains with such a deadly cargo to be guarded like a radioactive Fort Knox.

  • centipede game are replaced by deadly purple rats which appear from nowhere.

  • And that would not be so bad, only for the deadly contagion.

  • Hecat the Witch Queen battles with Love Goddess Venus in a Victorian courtroom to expose the Seven Deadly Sins in Shakespeare.

  • Already 25 firearms and 49 rounds of ammunition have been handed in, as well as 48 other weapons including a deadly crossbow.

  • crossbow bolt, unlike a light flying arrow, was short with a deadly point.

  • Or you can both approach the same location from different directions, laying down a deadly crossfire to quickly take out the enemy.

  • cyanide of potassium, a deadly poison, which he gave to Sarah in a glass of stout.

  • Should deadly viruses be used to treat cystic fibrosis?

  • He avoided the deadly dangers of a wrong attitude to wealth.

  • deadly poison) to kill Castro.

  • deadly nightshade, originated in the Andes.

  • deadly sins.

  • deadly foes.

  • deadly peril.

  • deadly viruses be used to treat cystic fibrosis?

  • Perhaps the most severe and potentially deadly of the limitations is CNS oxygen toxicity.

  • And that combination can be dangerous, and sometimes deadly.

  • They are cheaper and easier to produce than nuclear weapons and they are, as we know, extremely deadly.

  • See how Jesse and Tulip first met as well as how she became so deadly proficient with a gun.

  • Anthrax, for instance, is not a particularly deadly germ, but it sounds mean.

  • And the choice of weapons was becoming increasingly deadly.

  • Pop ups fished just under the surface also continue to prove deadly with a number of fish falling to such tactics.

  • The event becomes more deadly than it's supposed to.

  • Some were trying to get up, while others looked deadly still.

  • And when someone holds her hamster to ransom, things look like they're getting deadly.

  • deadly in front of goal.

  • deadly for people with cavernomas.

  • deadly than the male.

  • deadly then can this deadliest of sins be absolved.

  • Infection with the dengue virus is not normally life-threatening, but in a minority of cases the potentially deadly dengue haemorrhagic fever ensues.

  • Digitalis (Foxglove) This plant actually gives us the heart medicine digitalis (Foxglove) This plant actually gives us the heart medicine digitalis, but ingested in uncontrolled quantities, it can be deadly.

  • And because the church is not discerning, it is being poisoned with a deadly chemical that looks like living water.

  • In recent months, Kuwait has seen several deadly shootouts with Islamist dissidents.

  • I'd have to watch for defenestration of myself during the deadly duel, however.

  • She turned to look at me her face had an expression of deadly earnest.

  • Complacency, satisfaction with yourself, is your soul's most deadly enemy.

  • The final combination of this touring entourage is the least silent, most deadly.

  • The creature has huge, deadly fangs that give +2 on the combat dice roll.

  • The pair have to cope with everything from deadly chairs to a rather feisty neighbor.

  • They had long been at deadly feud with Jager.

  • Should deadly viruses be used to treat cystic fibrosis?

  • Fire caused havoc in a besieged castle or city and a variety of fire missiles, including firebrands and deadly Greek Fire were thrown.

  • I can hear the German, a deadly foe.

  • Lieutenant of Inishmore is a hysterically funny play with a deadly serious message running through it.

  • The deadly sin of Pride is most insidious when it wears the garb of humility, like a wolf in sheep's clothing.

  • It shows the fear of an everyday creature becoming gigantic, deadly and difficult to kill.

  • Such a notorious gunslinger as Blair didn't want to close off any options with a country he considers deadly and dangerous.

  • harbors a deadly secret that could cost both of them their souls.

  • hurtleman was moving with easy, deadly grace, sending his opponents hurtling through the air.

  • Chondroitin can result in problems ranging from painful benign prostate hyperplasia to deadly prostate cancer.

  • immunize against most previously deadly viruses, can kill most previously deadly bacteria.

  • Whether we believe that HIV or fear is the major co-factor in acquired immunodeficiency, it is a deadly combination.

  • A deal left incomplete, with deadly consequences... Martin Breach is not a man who likes unfinished business.

  • The Seven Deadly Sins was a savage indictment of the society around him.

  • inoculated against a deadly disease.

  • Watch out for dangerous sea creatures like sharks and poisonous jellyfish - some are deadly.

  • legacy of deadly contamination.

  • A government wedded to the apparent technical fix of nuclear power, leaving a costly and deadly legacy for generations to come.

  • longhorn beetle, a deadly tree insect.

  • The black mamba is the most deadly snake in the world.

  • martial arts prowess is enhanced by the suit, making him a deadly opponent in hand to hand combat.

  • The main fraud was the notion that marihuana was a deadly menace.

  • menaceout Goldfinger or some other suitably menacing character, James Bond would be deadly dull.

  • The deadly varroa mite has wiped out local colonies of bees in several countries around the world.

  • Gas installations can leak deadly carbon monoxide (CO ).

  • Logging (cutting down trees) loosened the soil, increasing the risk of deadly mudslides.

  • mutate into a strain that can jump directly from person to person, unleashing a deadly pandemic.

  • Everybody knows that tetanus is a deadly disease, due to an extremely powerful neurotoxin Clostridium tetani produces.

  • Another account relates how he poisoned himself by eating deadly nightshade, other less specific reports simply say that he died from poisoning.

  • Tomato sauce: the tomato plant, a relative of deadly nightshade, originated in the Andes.

  • Meantime, so noxious and deadly were the vapors that rose from the ground, that whenever it was opened nausea and sickness followed.

  • Twenty nine Kazakh army engineers have destroyed more than three-and-a-half million pieces of deadly ordinance in two yeas of operations.

  • Myths are deadly serious Modern mythologists use the term ' myth ' without any pejorative overtones.

  • I've not fallen as low as that, ' said Herrick, deadly pale.

  • The new variant is likely to spread quickly and easily, triggering a deadly pandemic.

  • Soon nothing, not even mighty Albion, will be safe from the deadly peril.

  • pesky flies, monster spiders and deadly snakes of the mainland.

  • It's displays include shrimp, sharks, octopus, eels, rays and seals - with an Amazonian display including the deadly piranha.

  • Child of God, fear carnal presumption like you would fear the most deadly plague.

  • He was told to use Black Leaf 40 (a deadly poison) to kill Castro.

  • Peru's government are warning people against a fake medicine man who is selling a deadly cure-all herbal potion.

  • His martial arts prowess is enhanced by the suit, making him a deadly opponent in hand to hand combat.

  • I can hurl tennis rackets at small moving objects with deadly accuracy.

  • They were alleged to have been involved in a plot to spread ricin, a deadly toxin.

  • The group has told recent visitors to its enclave that it holds stocks of the deadly chemical agents ricin, cyanide gas and aflatoxin.

  • In the end, the story came to a dramatic conclusion seeing the defender signing for his old club's deadly rivals.

  • rotateruction - Each character has his or her own uniquely deadly 360° rotating turret.

  • Another 6,454 of these rockets filled with the deadly nerve agent sarin were accounted for and destroyed by inspectors between 1992 and 1993.

  • Orion's vulnerability was proven by the lowly but deadly scorpion.

  • In recent months, Kuwait has seen several deadly shootouts with Islamist dissidents.

  • The blast ripped into the sides of buildings turning windows into blizzards of deadly shrapnel.

  • Can Danger Mouse and his bumbling sidekick Penfold keep us safe from deadly sound guns, giant chickens, pyramids and robot ghosts?

  • China: Jewelry workers lung payouts fight Migrant workers employed in China's jewelry trade are developing deadly silicosis, campaigners have warned.

  • The very first winner, Bruce Morton, landed a series on the seven deadly sins.

  • He then infected him with the normally deadly smallpox.

  • smoulder quietly smolder out of sight, starting a slow, deadly fire.

  • I for one am glad that my Easter faith does not depend on handling deadly snakes or drinking poison.

  • tally of 119 goals in 165 games was a measure of his deadly striking power.

  • tarantula bite is deadly poisonous.

  • In 2001, in the wake of a deadly tornado, it gave the city of Fort Worth $ 10,000.

  • Prior to the research, no proven vaccine existed for the deadly botulism toxin.

  • The burgeoning bushmeat trade is the most deadly threat to the survival of Africa's great apes and is devastating wild populations.

  • Deadly eyelash vipers, poisonous tree frogs, high-flying monkeys, spectacular scenery and more lie ahead.

  • For as the man by whom, 30 thy deadly dolors bred: Without regard of plighted troth, from CARTHAGE CITIE fled.

  • unfreezetion then unfroze and Red unloaded into these positions with deadly speed and accuracy.

  • vainglorious thought, a qualm came over me, a horrid nausea and the most deadly shuddering.

  • Dr. Bryan Fry gets up close and personal to milk its deadly venom.

  • We had a CG friend with us, which was the incredibly deadly viper, because we couldn't find one in time.

  • Legion Nigel Williams Gunmen Of The Apocalypse Kryten contracts a deadly computer virus.

  • Venerables have access to the very latest in technology and sport highly advanced power suits with deadly weaponry.

  • That crown he never took from his head, tho its weight became a deadly weariness.

  • whirling saw blade with a powerful electrical charge to create a deadly close-combat weapon.

  • 6) has a good deal to tell about the viscum, a deadly parasite, though slower in its action than ivy.

  • Five rather common species are certainly deadly - the death adder, the brown, the black, the superb and the tiger snakes.

  • And the careful reader will take note of occasional touches of serious thought, as in the enumeration of the ten deadly political sins (Persa, 555 seq.) and allusions to ethical philosophy (Pseud.

  • Their appointment, according to notions which defined themselves within the church at this epoch, was simoniacal; and during the long minority of Henry IV., who succeeded his father in 1056, the terrible Tuscan monk, Hildebrand of Soana, forged weapons which he used with deadly effect against the presumption of the empire.

  • The nearer the neighbors, the more rancorous and internecine is the strife; and, as in all cases where animosity is deadly and no grave local causes of dispute are apparent, we are bound to conclude that some deeply-seated permanent uneasiness goaded these fast growing communities into rivalry.

  • The "deadly" climates, to which so much dread attaches,, generally mean malaria, and the mastery of this disease would.

  • 2 A deadly conflict with the Ammonites was provoked by a gross insult to friendly ambassadors of Israel; 3 and this war, of which we have pretty full details in 2 Sam.

  • The old Christian eschatology is set aside; no one has dealt such deadly blows to Chiliasm and Christian apocalypticism as Origen.

  • Lastly, and perhaps most of all, there is the old Norman bloodfeud with Constantinople, as old as the old Norse seeking for Micklegarth, and keen and deadly ever since the Norman conquest of the Greek themes in South Italy (1041 onwards).

  • The love that is disguised in the deadly feud between Isolde and Tristan, before the drinking of the fatal potion, rises even above the music; the love-duet in the second act depends for its greatness on its introduction, before the lovers have met, and its wonderful slow movement (shortly before the catastrophe) where they are almost silent and leave everything to the music: the intervening twenty minutes is an exhausting storm in which the words are the sophisticated rhetoric of a 19th-century novel of passion, translated into terribly turgid verse and set to music that is more interesting as an intellectual ferment than effective as a representation of emotions which previous dramatists have wisely left to the imagination.

  • It contains considerable quantities of the alkaloid pseudaconitine, which is the most deadly poison known.

  • From the latter part of the 17th century charges of Antinomianism have frequently been directed against Calvinists, on the ground of their disparagement of "deadly doing" and of "legal preaching."

  • 1045-1052) Nasir visited Mecca four times, and performed all the rites and observances of a zealous pilgrim; but he was far more attracted by Cairo, the capital of Egypt, and the residence of the Fatimite sultan Mostansir billah, the great champion of the Shia, and the spiritual as well as political head of the house of `Ali, which was just then waging a deadly war against the 'Abbaside caliph of Bagdad, and the great defender of the Sunnite creed, Toghrul Beg the Seljuk.

  • Innocent was raised to the Holy See when it was at deadly feud with the emperor Frederick II., who lay under excommunication.

  • The relation here indicated between the Shepherd's instruction and the initial message of one definitive repentance, open to those believers who have already "broken" their "seal" of baptism by deadly sins, as announced in Visions i.-iv.

  • In the following year he became involved in the deadly quarrel between President Johnson and Congress.

  • The Zulus attacked with great gallantry but were received with so deadly a fire that they could not come within thirty yards of the rifles.

  • From 1858 to 1863 there were many importations of American vines for grafting purposes to Bordeaux, Roquemaure and other parts of France, England, Ireland, Germany, Portugal, &c. It is practically certain that the deadly phylloxera was imported on these plants.

  • They, as well as the young, are much sought after by snakes, but the parents are often successful in repelling these deadly enemies, and are always ready to wage war against any intruder on their precincts, be it man, cat or hawk.

  • This tribe inhabits the deadly jungle with impunity, and cultivates cotton, rice and other ordinary crops, by the jum process described above.

  • Above all Christians are disloyal, and every church is an illicit collegium, an insinuation deadly at any time, but especially so under Marcus Aurelius.

  • From time to time the torpedo-craft tried to run in past the batteries, several attempts were made to block the harbour entrance by sinking vessels in the fairway, and free and deadly use was made by both sides of submarine mines.

  • A minute scrutiny of his papers, lasting nearly six weeks, revealed nothing treasonable; but it provided the enemies of the fallen statesman with a deadly weapon against him in the shape of an entry in his private diary, in which he had imprudently noted that on one occasion Christian V.

  • It is a series of metrical homilies on the Ten Commandments, the Seven Deadly Sins and the Seven Sacraments, illustrated by a number of amusing stories from various sources.

  • Tournaments in particular are fertile occasions of all the deadly sins; and mystery plays, except those of the birth and resurrection of Christ performed in the churches, also lead men into transgression.

  • The duration of the war was due to the nature of the country and the enormous distances to be traversed, not to any want of energy, for the armies were in deadly earnest and their battles and combats (of which two thousand four hundred can be named) sterner than those of almost any war in modern history.

  • The ophidians are also very numerous, ranging from the comparatively harmless boa-constrictor to the deadly " palanca " or " fer de lance " (Lachesis lanceolatus) and rattlesnake (Crotalus), of which there are several species.

  • The Greek sirens of Homer are clearly a form of these deadly fairies, as the Nereids and Oreads and Naiads are fairies of wells, mountains and the sea.

  • France's plan for a great empire in America was now taking shape and there, as in Europe, a deadly Struggles g P P with struggle with England was inevitable.

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