Dee sentence example
Wales, situated on a height near the left bank of the Dee estuary, 196 m.
It is situated at the mouth of the Dee, 6 m.
The Wye, the Usk, the Dee, the Dovey, the Teifi, the Towy and most of the Welsh rivers and lakes are frequented by anglers for salmon and trout.
The best there is doesn't take on charity cases, Dee.
Other experiments in inductive telegraphy were made by Preece, aided by the officials of the British Postal Telegraph Service, in Glamorganshire in 1887; at Loch Ness in Scotland in 1892; on Conway Sands in 1893; and at Frodsham, on the Dee, in 1894.Advertisement
The ascent is usually made from Castleton of Braemar, by way of the Linn of Dee, Glen Lui and Glen Derry.
The basin thus presents interesting problems. The existence of wide valleys where the small upper waters of the Cherwell, Evenlode and Coln now flow, the occurrence of waterborne deposits in their beds from the northwest of England and from Wales, and the fact that the Thames, like its lower southern tributaries which pierce the North Downs, has been able to maintain a deep valley through the chalk elevation at Goring, are considered to point to the former existence of a much larger river, in the system of which were included the upper waters of the present Severn, Dee and other rivers of the west.
Robert Recorde in his Whetstone of Witte (1557) uses the variant algeber, while John Dee (1527-1608) affirms that algiebar, and not algebra, is the correct form, and appeals to the authority of the Arabian Avicenna.
The export trade is expedited by quays on the Dee.
It follows a generally easterly course, roughly parallel with that of the Dee, and a few miles to the south of it, falling into the North Sea close to Old Aberdeen, after a run of 82 m.Advertisement
Telford's road, raised on the lower Berwyn range side and overlooking the Dee, opens up the picturesqueness of Corwen, historically interesting from the reminiscences of Wales's last struggle for independence under Owen Glendower.
Besides the Dee, there are several streamlets, such as the Trystion, which forms the Rhaiadr Cynwyd (waterfall), the Ceudiog, and the Alwen.
This fact was not observed (that is, the collections of examples were not made) till recently, when experiments in private non-spiritualist circles drew attention to crystal-gazing, a practice always popular among peasants, and known historically to have survived through classical and medieval times, and, as in the famous case of Dr Dee, after the Reformation.
On one occasion the scryer could see nothing, "the crystal preserved its natural diaphaneity," as Dr Dee says; and there were failures with two or three inquirers.
Thus in Scotland the Cree and other streams enter Wigtown Bay; the Dee, Kirkcudbright Bay; Auchencairn Bay and Rough Firth receive numerous small streams, and the Nith discharges through a long estuary.Advertisement
When Elizabeth ascended the throne, Dee was asked by Lord Dudley to name a propitious day for the coronation.
In 1578 Dee was sent abroad to consult with German physicians and astrologers in regard to the illness of the queen.
From this period the philosophical researches of Dee were concerned entirely with necromancy.
Shortly afterwards Kelly and Dee were introduced by the earl of Leicester to a Polish nobleman, Albert Laski, palatine of Siradz, devoted to the same pursuits, who persuaded them to accompany him to his native country.
Upon Dee's departure the mob, believing him a wizard, broke into his house, and' destroyed a quantity of furniture and books and his chemical apparatus.Advertisement
Dee and Kelly lived for some years in Poland and Bohemia in alternate wealth and poverty, according to the credulity or scepticism of those before whom they exhibited.
They professed to raise spirits by incantation; and Kelly dictated the utterances to Dee, who wrote them down and interpreted them.
Dee at length quarrelled with his companion, and returned to England in 1589.
Dee's Speculum or mirror, a piece of solid pink-tinted glass about the size of an orange, is preserved in the British Museum.
A manuscript of Dee's, relating what passed for many years between him and some spirits, was edited by Meric Casaubon and published in 1659.Advertisement
The Dee is here crossed by a 14th-century bridge of four arches, "one of the seven wonders of Wales," built by John Trevor, afterwards bishop of St Asaph (Llanelwy).
Within the parish, an aqueduct carries the Ellesmere canal across the Dee.
The building of the college of the Holy Virgin in Nativity, now King's College, was completed in 1506, and the bishop also rebuilt the choir of his cathedral, and built a bridge over the Dee.
Over the principal rivers at this early period there were bridges near the most populous places, as over the Dee near Aberdeen, the Esk at Brechin, the Tay at Perth and the Forth near Stirling.
The lake (Llyn Tegid) is crossed by the Dee, local tradition having it that the waters of the two never mix, like those of Alpheus and the sea.
The town is of high antiquity, and its name (Ather-dee) is taken to signify the ford of the Dee.
The chief inlets are the mouth of the Dee, dividing Flint from Cheshire; the Menai Straits, separating Anglesea from the mainland; Carnarvon Bay; Cardigan Bay, stretching from Braich-y-Pwll to St Davids Head; St Brides Bay; Milford Haven; Carmarthen Bay; and Swansea Bay.
South of this system, and separated from it by the upper valley of the Dee, the Berwyn range extends from N.E.
The Dee (70 m.) traverses Bala Lake, and drains parts of the counties of Merioneth, Denbigh and Flint.
He is credited with missionary work in Galloway and north of the Firth of Forth, but most of the dedications to him which survive are north of the Mounth in the upper valley of the Dee.
It is wholly of modern growth, although the name of Byrkhed is traced to the forest which is believed to have extended between the mouths of the Dee and the Ribble in Lancashire.
Wales, on the other hand, projecting into the western sea between Liverpool Bay and the estuary of the Dee on the north, and the Bristol Channel on the south, is practically all mountainous, and has in Snowdon, in the north-west, a higher summit than any in England-3560 ft.
In Lancashire a flat coastal strip occurs between the western front of the Pennine Chain and the Irish Sea, and, widening southward, extends into Cheshire and comprises the lower valleys of the Mersey and the Dee.
On the west there are Solway Firth, Morecambe Bay, the estuaries of the Mersey and Dee, Cardigan Bay of the Welsh coast, and the Bristol Channel and Severn estuary.
The streams of the southern and western slopes are short and many, flowing directly to the Bristol Channel and the Irish Sea; but the no less numerous streams of the eastern slopes gather themselves into three river systems, and reach the sea as the Dee, the Severn and the Wye.
The Vyrnwy is tributary to the Severn; but north of it the streams gather into the Dee, and flow eventually northward.
It is the fourth Scottish town in population, industry and wealth, and stands on a bay of the North Sea, between the mouths of the Don and Dee, 1302 m.
The area of the city extends to 6602 acres, the burghs of Old Aberdeen and Woodside, and the district of Torry (for parliamentary purposes in the constituency of Kincardineshire) to the south of the Dee, having been incorporated in 1891.
From the new bridge of Don to the "auld brig" of Dee there is tramway communication via King Street, Union Street and Holburn Road - a distance of over five miles.
Duthie Park, of 50 acres, the gift of Miss Elizabeth Crombie Duthie of Ruthrieston, occupies an excellent site on the north bank of the Dee.
By the Harbour Act of 1868, the Dee near the harbour was diverted from the south at a cost of L80,000, and 90 acres of new ground (in addition to 25 acres formerly made up) were provided on the north side of the river for the Albert Basin (with a graving dock), quays and warehouses.
With West Kirby to the south, at the mouth of the estuary of the Dee, it forms the urban district of Hoylake and West Kirby.
For the next two centuries and a half the lands west of Dee and Wye were divided between the new counties, forming the principality of Wales, and the marches where the old feudal franchises continued, till the marcher-lordships gradually fell by forfeiture or marriage to the crown.
Its mineral wealth was not suspected, although as far back as 1850 coal of fair quality had been found between the Dee and the Mersey rivers, and gold had been discovered in two or three localities during 1852.
He auditioned several black actors and even musicians (including Billy Dee Williams) until finally settling on Glynn Turman.
The River Dee offers the safest anchorage on the Solway coast hence the growth of the town of Kirkcudbright in the medieval period.
Dee showed how easily PRRS could enter a unit on a box passed through a reception area 11.
Dee shared in this optimism, for he had also had a hand in the defeat of the Spanish armada.
Dee noticed it, as did the Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe, an admirer of Dee's.
Churchyard Whitford church occupies a large rectangular churchyard Whitford church occupies a large rectangular churchyard overlooking the Dee Estuary; the ground slopes naturally from west to east.
It comes as no surprise then to discover we love comedians like Jack Dee, who focus upon the mundane and miserable.
Now let me see. [sings to himself] la Dee, la dah, dah dee... Blast!
The council understands and accepts that this strategy will entail the demolition of Dee House.
In effect, the Dee was channeled along the southern edge of its originally wide but shallow estuary.
Dee is now the first woman in history to accomplish this feat.
Florence goes on to describe how Edgar took the helm whilst the eight kings rowed him on the river Dee.
If the hale hypothec were to fa ', I think, laddie, I would dee!
Stephen Pumfrey and Dee's Niall is now three years old and already inured to his father's biking habit.
I argue that Dee's calendar treatise offers important insights into his natural philosophy and provides the keystone of his vision of empire.
The fertile lands of Cromar are in the center of Mar, on the left bank of the River Dee.
Dee is an NLP Master Practitioner, a well-known lyricist and writer of West End Musicals.
In Roman times it was a tidal salt marsh becoming meadowland in the middle ages, gradually extending in area as the Dee silted.
The Garden House - on the banks of the River Dee has many shrub and herbaceous plantings and a National Collection of Hydrangea.
The company is headed by Dee Briston and the services receive some rave reviews on the site.
Dee filled a washing-up bowl with warm water, and then added sage, lavender and mint.
One such example followed as we saw Dee strategically place two fire extinguishers on the kitchen sideboard.
The other bridge is upon the River Dee, about a mile west above New Aberdeen, and has seven very stately fine arches.
Why Dee fans should be so stroppy with each other I have no idea.
Dee certainly has the looks for the part and her acting ability was sound, tho unexceptional.
It is wanton vandalism to develop the Dee House site.
It seems to have been common among the Jews, and the case of the witch of Endor is narrated in a way to suggest something beyond fraud; in the book of magic which bears the name of Dr Faustus may be found many of the formulae for raising demons; in England may be mentioned especially Dr Dee as one of the most famous of those who claimed before the days of modern spiritualism to have intercourse with the unseen world and to summon demons at his will.
To this period succeeding the fall of the Roman power is also ascribed the foundation of the many great Celtic monasteries, of which Bangor-Iscoed on the Dee, Bardsey Island, Llancarvan and Llantwit Major in the Vale of Glamorgan, Caerleon-on-Usk.
There is fair authority for the well-known legend that, after this meeting at Chester, he was rowed in his barge down the Dee by these potentates, such a crew as never was seen before or after, and afterwards exclaimed that those who followed him might now truly boast that they were kings of all Britain.
In plan the new infirmary was a quadrangle building, four stories high facing west overlooking the River Dee and Welsh hills.
These would probably have been used for offloading goods for Chester from seagoing vessels riding at anchor on the Dee.
With the flood slackening off in the tidal River Dee we get ready to go.
Rich also liked the other performances, with the exception of Dee Snyder's, because he felt that some of Snyder's material was inappropriate for an all ages show, but everyone else, he really did like.
Street Time - This Showtime network show aired for two seasons from 2002-2003, and Alexander played Dee Mulhern, a probation officer, in 20 episodes.
Sporting dreadlocks, fingerless gloves, and loose-fitting orange pants, Dee Jay is a Jamaican kickboxing expert with a dancing twist.
Other movies in which you may have seen him include Scary Movie 4, The Trouble with Dee Dee, and Spelling Bee.
When Weiland was released from jail, the band released Shangri-La Dee Da, which debuted to significantly less fanfare than the band was used to.
Dee - She's only been cutting hair for about 10 years, but her skills with scissors and styling products impressed the judges enough to declare her the winner of season two.
Dee is a teacher's aide specializing in special education.
For fans of Dee Snider, Growing Up Twisted is a reality TV show that showcases the rocker and his family as they live life in the spotlight.
Daniel Dee Snider was born on March 15, 1955, in Astoria, New York.
For Dee Snider, Growing Up Twisted captures the family dynamics in a household where the father is a rock star.
Dee Snider made an appearance on the show, and the pair played We're Not Gonna Take It together.
In addition to Growing Up Twisted, Dee Snider hosts a syndicated radio show called House of Hair, during which he plays heavy metal music.
For more information on Dee Snider, you can check out his official website.
While Luke flies his fighter to Dagobah to find legendary Jedi Master Yoda, Han and Leia escape in the Millenium Falcon to Cloud City, where Lando (Billy Dee Williams), a smuggler friend of Han rules a community of smugglers.
He professed to have discovered the philosopher's stone, and by his assistance Dee performed various incantations, and maintained a frequent imaginary intercourse with spirits.
The estuary of the Dee is divided at its head by the peninsula of St Mary's Isle, but though the harbour is the best in south-western Scotland, the great distance to which the tide retreats impairs its usefulness.
The other considerable rentals were the Dee £18,392,£18,392, Tweed £15,389 and Spey £8146.