The keys which hold the rail in the chairs are usually of oak and are placed outside the rails; the inside position has also been employed, but has the disadvantage of detracting from the elasticity of the road since the weight of a passing train presses the rails up against a rigid mass of metal instead of against a slightly yielding block of wood.
detracting considerably from an otherwise excellent show.
detracting feature is a degree of lack of control over punctuation.
detracting a bit from the challenge, makes it impossible to cheat your way to the high scores list.
The ThinkVision L171p's flat, matte screen minimizes glare and reflection without detracting from the display's high brightness score.
Small, simple accents in only one or two colors can emphasize the black and white theme without detracting from it, but too much color will make the cake seem poorly coordinated because it also has too much black and white.
Instead of just being an item added to your home out of necessity, your dog's bed can now become an attractive design element that enhances your home's interior design scheme rather than detracting from it.
This allows the natural beauty of the pearl to stand out without other stones or adornments detracting from the pearl's quality.
Sequins on a plunging neckline can draw the eye to the curves you want people to see, while detracting attention from areas that you would prefer to conceal.
Its open back and low-cut top show off skin while not detracting from the drama of the dress.You and your date might also like Vigor, a black strapless mini-dress covered in glitter.
Cap sleeves or short sleeves also add balance, while sleeveless styles may narrow the shoulders and focus too much attention on the upper part of the body, thus detracting from a balanced look.
Hides Flaws: Not only does a halter tankini flatter the feminine form, but it also hides any pooches or love handles that may be detracting from an otherwise fit physique.
First, if you are tall and slender, and would like a beach look that enhances your curves, instead of detracting from them, then avoid this style.
They get the job done without detracting from the performance or the costume itself.
Ideally, however, the stone should be flawless to keep from detracting from the distinctiveness of its unusual color.
Amusing, risqué or irreverent engravings can be made on other items of jewelry without fear of it detracting from the special nature of the wedding ring.
Looking for low cost or free alternatives can be a great way to save money while not detracting from the celebrations.
This type of setting can provide additional protection for your diamond without detracting from its brilliance.
If you do include one, make sure it enhances your resume rather than detracting from it.
The remix does not work as well - it's over produced and over the top - detracting from the low key appeal of the original.
Although nail art offers a short lived commitment, nail art makes a definitive statement, while obviously detracting away from the color and simplicity of a regular manicure.
The first edition of his Lehrbuch des christlichen Glaubens (1828) was freely characterized as lacking in consistency and as detracting from the strength of the old positions in many important points.
The attempt to solve the apparent incongruity of a perfect union of two complete and distinct natures in one person produced first Apollinarianism, which substituted the divine Logos for the human y ob's or 7rveuµa of Jesus, thereby detracting from the completeness of his humanity; and then Nestorianism, which destroyed the unity of Christ's person by affirming that the divine Logos dwelt in the man Jesus as in a temple, and that the union of the two was in respect of dignity, and furthermore that, inasmuch as the Logos could not have been born, to call Mary 9eororcos, " Godbearer," was absurd and blasphemous.
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