He handed the device to her.
That device can track where you are at any time.
The device is a most effectual one.
He touched the communications device to activate it.
Others have held that it was a device of the priests.
This device was originally adopted in the d'Arlincourt copying telegraph.
You probably have a device, such as a smart phone, that has an Internet connection and a GPS.
Weller asked "What do I have, some sort of tracking device stuck in my shorts?"
He lifted a small soul-tracking device off the table, a round compass whose edges were lined with symbols from a dead language too old for him to read.
This he achieved by the introduction of a device which is called a metallic ligament.
To detect these currents some device has to be inserted in the antenna circuit or else inductively connected with it which is sensitive to high frequency currents.
r r, '20; but he soon abandons this literary device, and speaks in his own name.
He touched the device behind his ear.
Jessi set down the device, aware she was there for a reason.
Miller, delivered to the South Carolina railroad in 1834, presented a feature which has remained characteristic of American locomotives - the front part was supported on a four-wheeled swivelling bogie-truck, a device, however, which had been applied to Puffing Billy in England when it was rebuilt in 1815.
A law was then passed forbidding for the future the election of a doge-consort, a device by which the Particiachi, the Candiani and the Orseoli had each of them nearly succeeded in carrying out their dynastic ambitions.
The Master Car Builders' Association, a great body of mechanical officers organized especially to being about improvement and uniformity in details of construction and operation, expressed its sense of the importance of " self-coupling " so far back as 1874, but no device of the kind that could be considered useful had then been invented.
For ordinary combustions compressed oxygen is used, so that the combustible substance burns almost instantaneously, the action being induced by means of some electrical device which can be controlled from without the calorimeter.
If we consider the lines of magnetic force in the neighbourhood of the receiving antenna wire we shall see that they move across it, and thus create in it an electromotive force which acts upon the coherer or other sensitive device associated with it.
On the accession of Mary he was summoned to the council - most of whom had signed the same device - reprimanded for his conduct, and ordered to confine himself to his palace at Lambeth until the queen's pleasure was known.
Further to conciliate the Romans and especially Sulla,he sent to the Capitol a group of Victories guarding a device in gold showing Bocchus handing over Jugurtha to Sulla.
He said nothing but withdrew a communications device and began issuing calm commands to his men.
He is said to have fixed on a large and fully laden ship and to have used a mechanical device by which Hiero was enabled to move it by himself: but accounts differ as to the particular mechanical powers employed.
Distribution of steam is effected by a slide valve, sometimes fitted with a balancing device, and sometimes formed into a piston valve.
Lodge particularly studied the action of electric waves in reducing the resistance of the contact between two metallic surfaces such as a plate and a point, or two balls, and named the device a coherer."
So often had he declared that the Rhine and Holland were necessary to France that every one looked on his present assertions as a mere device to gain time.
There is usually fixed above the sucker a short iron valverod, with a device known as a rivet-catcher to prevent damage to the pump by the dropping of rivets from the pump-rods.
The device you found was coded as biowarfare, but when I ran it in the system, I found the serials had been switched.
On grounds of policy and morality alike the act was quite indefensible; but it is perhaps some palliation of his perjury that it was committed to satisfy the last urgent wish of a dying man, and that he alone remained true to the nine days' queen when the others who had with him signed Edward's device deserted her.
And now occurs another device or adaptation no less marvellous than those of which mention has been made.
The device lit up once more at her feet.
A contest awhile back called for people to speculate what would be the best device to hook up to the Internet.
The device employed for this purpose is known as the water-packer, and consists in its simplest form of an india-rubber ring, which is applied between the tubing and the well-casing, so that upon compression it makes a tight joint.
Grote maintains that ostracism was a useful device, on the grounds that it removed the danger of tyranny, and was better than the perpetual civil strife of the previous century.
But let's say everyone had their device set to "broadcast my location but not my identity" constantly.
"Entrance here," one of the soldiers called, looking up from the subsurface monitoring device in his hand.
A masterly device, initiated by him, was to collect gases over mercury instead of water; this enabled him to obtain gases previously only known in solution, such as ammonia, hydrochloric acid, silicon fluoride and sulphur dioxide.
The last design they were at work upon represented the Moulin joli, the house of Marguerite, with the device Cur valle permutem Sabina divitias operosiores?
She turned on the device and waited, uttering a cry of dismay when she saw the background.
The word is broad in its meaning and I use it in its broadest sense, as a mechanical device built to independently perform a task.
While the detective had formulated a plan to confirm the listening device, he needed help to carry it off.
No "grant" was necessary; it was assumed by all and sundry who had occasion to use it, though a reasonable convention forbade one man to assume the device of another.
Why is it only described as a mechanical device divorced from any purpose?
by which the succession devolved upon Mary, and now he violated his oath by signing Edward's " device " of the crown to Lady Jane Grey.
He opened the communications device and touched two buttons on the flat control panel.
He had a feeling that it was only out of condescension or a kind of civility that this device of placing a channel was employed.
She placed a dark grey device the size of a small button on her earlobe like an earring.
Its effect was to remove from Athens for a period of ten years any person who threatened the harmony and tranquillity of the body politic. A similar device existed at various times in Argos, Miletus, Syracuse and Megara, but in these cities it appears to have been introduced under Athenian influence.
The foundation of cleruchies was an admirable device, which in many ways anticipated the colonial system of the Romans.
One genus of Thomisidae (Phognarachne), which inhabits the Oriental region, adopts the clever device of spinning on the surface of a leaf a sheet of web resembling the fluid portions of a splash of bird's dung, the more solid central portions being represented by the spider itself, which waits in the middle of the patch to seize the butterflies or other insects that habitually feed on birds' excrement and are attracted to the patch mistaking it for their natural food.
The Solomonic authorship has long since been given up: the historical setting of the work and its atmosphere - the silent assumption of monotheism and monogamy, the nonnational tone, the attitude towards kings and people, the picture of a complicated social life, the strain of philosophic reflection - are wholly at variance with what is known of the 10th century B.C. and with the Hebrew literature down to the 5th or 4th century B.C. The introduction of Solomon, the ideal of wisdom, is a literary device of the later time, and probably deceived nobody.
" Calculographs " are employed for stamping the time upon the tickets, and there is associated with each trunk circuit a device which lights a lamp as soon as the scheduled limit of the period of conversation is reached.
By the device of a hypsographic curve co-ordinating the vertical relief and the areas of the earth's surface occupied by each zone of elevation, according to the system introduced by Supan, 2 Wagner showed his results graphically.
OSTRACISM, a political device instituted, probably by Cleisthenes in 508 B.C., as a constitutional safeguard for the Athenian democracy.
This could be fixed, within certain limits, at whatever pitch suited the composition; but on the horn it could be only very partially filled out by notes of a muffled quality produced by inserting the hand into the bell of the instrument, a device impossible on the trumpet.
To write an account of symphonic instrumentation in any detail would be like attempting a history of emotional expression; and all that we can do here is to point out that the problem which was, so to speak, shelved by the polyphonic device of the continuo, was for a long time solved only by methods which, in any hands but those of the greatest masters, were very inartistic conventions.
The invention of the damper-pedal in the pianoforte epitomizes the difference between polyphony and symphonic art, for it is the earliest device by which sounds are produced and prolonged in a way contrary to the spirit of "real" part-writing.
The invasion of Switzerland, which Bonaparte had of late persistently pressed on the Directory, proved to be an equally lucrative device, the funds in several of the cantonal treasuries being transferred straightway to Paris or Toulon.
This device was converted into an electric wave detector as follows :-The mercury-steel junction was acted upon by the electromotive force of a shunted single cell and a siphon recorder was inserted in series.
At the receiving end are a similar antenna and resonant circuit, and a telephone is connected across one part of the latter through an automatic interrupting device called by Poulsen a " ticker."
The device of hereditary coat-armour, a growth of the 12th century, did much to define and mark out the noble class throughout Europe.
Eventually the difficulty was overcome by the device of an educational test based on the provisions of an act in operation in Natal.
The corner towards the Ponte della Puglia was also restored, and the hideous device of walling up the five last arches, adopted in the 16th century by the architect Da Ponte, was removed without prejudice to the stability of the structure.
That the Russian campaign of 1812 was the last device for assuring the success of the Continental System and the ruin of England was nothing to the great mass of Frenchmen.
At length one of the midshipmen suggested the device of " fothering," which he had seen practised in the West Indies.
transceiver chip be included in each device.
The shares, when made of the same material, required constant sharpening; this necessity was removed by the device, patented by Robert Ransome in 1803, of chilling and so hardening the under-surface of the share; the upper surface, which is soft, then wears away more quickly than the chilled part, whereby a sharp edge is always assured.
About 1892 the idea occurred to him of using vacuum-jacketed vessels for the storage of liquid gases, and so efficient did this device prove in preventing the influx of external heat that it is found possible not only to preserve the liquids for comparatively long periods, but also to keep them so free from ebullition that examination of their optical properties becomes possible.
A considerable extension of the three years' term has been secured in certain cases by a legal device for escaping the provisions of the eleventh clause of Wesley's Deed Poll, but some more satisfactory method of dealing with the subject is under consideration.
This is supposed to have suggested to the Seljuks of Konia their heraldic device adopted in the 13th century, which, brought to Europe by the Crusaders, became the emblem of Teutonic empire in 1345.
This device consists of a roller of radius r, pressed into contact with a disk.
It is of interest accordingly to note how and why the device originated.
Such corrections may be made by the device of applying additional unpaired, or what we may call external, forces to particles of the system.
It is not known precisely when the mechanical device of the rosary was first used.
Other dry powder inhalers will have the medication either in disks or in the device itself.
standby button is on the top of the device on most models.
storage device for private on or off-line browsing purposes is also permitted.
We may obtain an excellent representation of the motion of the layers of air in a train of sound waves by means of a device due to Crova and known as " Crova's disk."
This is a device due to Koenig (Phil.
In some soils foundations may be obtained by the device of building a masonry casing like that of a well and excavating the soil inside; the casing gradually sinks and the masonry is continued at the surface.
The device is a translation into stone of a type not uncommon in gem-cutter's and goldsmith's work of the " Mycenaean " age.
These formed part of the general resort to every possible fiscal device.
What, like a cloaking device?
Suppose Alfred Nota and his pal Homer's break-in at Collingswood Avenue was just a cover-up and their true mission was to plant a listening device.
The scheme of invasion was based on the Boulogne flotilla, a device inherited from the old French royal government, through the Republic. Its object was to throw a great army ashore on the coast between Dover and Hastings.
Such a combination constitutes an electromagnet, a valuable device by means of which a magnet can be instantly made and unmade at will.
The device known as the method of least squares, for reducing numerous equations of condition to the number of unknown quantities to be determined, had been adopted as a practically convenient rule by Gauss and Legendre; but Laplace first treated it as a problem in probabilities, and proved by an intricate and difficult course of reasoning that it was also the most advantageous, the mean of the probabilities of error in the determination of the elements being thereby reduced to a minimum.
Ganessa, an eminent astronomer, mathematician and scholiast of Bhaskara, quotes this work and makes separate mention of the cuttaca (" pulveriser "), a device for effecting the solution of indeterminate equations.
A pump similar to Tdpler's construction was devised by Mendeleeff, and the original device has been much improved by Wiedemann, BesselHagen and others.
plough was known as early as the 17th century, but, till the introduction of the latter device by Ransome in 1873, cannot be said to have been in successful use.
When the furnace with this well-known regulating device was to be used, say, for the melting of metals or other conductors of electricity, the fragments of metal were placed in the crucible and the positive electrode was brought near them.
Were it not for the use of some such device the arc would be liable to constant fluctuation and to frequent extinction.
a condenser so placed that the condensed vapours return to the distilling flask, a device permitting the continued boiling of a substance with little loss; W.
The glare of these seemed to the allies to betoken the familiar device of lighting fires previous to a retreat, and thus confirmed them in the impression which Napoleon's calculated timidity had given.
As a memorial of the miraculous interference, the Byzantines erected an altar to Torch-bearing Hecate, and stamped a crescent on their coins, a device which is retained by the Turks to this day.
When the constitutional convention met in Philadelphia in 1787 to frame a constitution for a stronger Federal government, the agriculturists of Rhode Island were afraid that the movement would result in an interference with their local privileges, and especially with their favourite device of issuing paper money, and the state refused to send delegates, and not until the Senate had passed a bill for severing commercial relations between the United States and Rhode Island, did the latter, in May 1790, ratify the Federal constitution, and then only by a majority of two votes.
By this device the Lords were obliged to acquiesce in the repeal of the paper-duty.
Many suffered under this law, but the ultimate effect was to invest the press with new popularity, and very soon the newspapers conceived a device which effectually protected their literary staff, for they employed dummy editors whose sole function was to go to prison in lieu of the true editor.
but highly artistic device is that of gradually rounding off the surfaces where necessary, in order to obtain in printing a soft and graduated mass of color which does not terminate too abruptly.
In color-printing, the colors, which are much the same as those in use in Europe, are mixed, with rice-paste as a medium, on the block for each operation, and the power of regulating the result given by this custom to an intelligent craftsman (who, again, is neither the artist nor the engraver) was productive in the best period of very beautiful and artistic effects, such as could never have been obtained by any mechanical device.
In the cities and towns horses used as beasts of burden are now shod with iron, but in rural or mountainous, districts straw shoes are substituted, a device which enables the animals to traverse rocky or precipitous roads with safety.
Hence to represent D, Greek has now to resort to the clumsy device of writing NT instead.
Even in Roman times it kept its own coinage with the punning device of the bent arm holding a palm branch, and the head of Aphrodite on the reverse, and continued the use of the Greek language.
This novel device has the advantage of toning down, if not of eliminating, personal and national prejudices by which controversy is frequently embittered.
The older, devised by Hooke in 1667, is provided with valves above and below, both opening upward, through which the water passes freely during descent, but which are closed by some device on hauling up. The newer or slip water-bottle type consists of a cylinder allowed to drop on to a base-plate when a sample is tro be collected.
One of these projects, on which an elaborate report had actually to be submitted to the Emperor, was a device for which it was claimed that it had solved the problem of perpetual motion.
Experiments have also been made with a device in which the air-supply is obtained by the evaporation of liquid air absorbed in asbestos.
of music. These abstract discussions are linked on to the original allegory by the device of personifying each science as a courtier of Mercury and Philologia.
In the first example, which was erected on the quay at Newcastle in 1846, the necessary pressure was obtained from the ordinary water mains of the town; but the merits and advantages of the device soon became widely appreciated, and a demand arose for the erection of cranes in positions where the pressure afforded by the mains was insufficient.
This simple device may be looked upon as the crown of the hydraulic system, since by its various modifications the installation of hydraulic power became possible in almost any situation.
Their weapons were all individual, not one co-operative device of offence being known among them, although they understood fortification.
In the South African war improvised detachable deflection scales of wood or iron placed over the fore-sight, called gun arcs, were used, but this device was clumsy, inaccurate and insufficient, as it only gave about 30° right or left deflection, and only a sight that admitted of all-round laying could really satisfy the requirements.
Among the more important public buildings must be noticed the Evangelical Marienkirche (Oberkirche), a handsome brick edifice of the 13th century with five aisles, the Roman Catholic church, the Rathhaus dating from 1607, and bearing on its southern gable the device of a member of the Hanseatic League, the government offices and the theatre.
The collar may be plain, or crenated (" milled "), or engraved with some device.
It was customary for pilgrims to bring back as proof of their pilgrimage to a particular shrine or holy place a badge, usually made of lead or pewter, bearing some figure or device identifying it with the name or place.
No proper statistical basis for estimating the quotas existed, and the device gave each state a plausible reason for attempting secession on occasion.
He clearly perceived the significant analogy between terrestrial gravity and the force exerted in the solar system, and by the ingenious device of a circular pendulum illustrated the composite character of the planetary movements.
"lily flower"), an heraldic device, very widespread in the armorial bearings of all countries, but more particularly associated with the royal house of France.
The fleur-de-lis is a common device in ancient decoration, notably in India and in Egypt,where it was the symbol of life and resurrection, the attribute of the god Horus.
axes; but, in the same way also the results are correct if the resolution is treated as an analytical device and in the final result account is taken of all the overlapping components.
Its characteristics were a flamboyant and fantastic treatment of plant and animal (though not of human) forms, a free use of the geometrical device called the " returning spiral," and much skill in enamelling.
Remusat rather dubiously suggested, while Schmidt and Schiefner maintained, that the silent letters were a device of grammarians to distinguish in writing words which were not distinguished in speech.
But it is in the design of steel concrete beams that the greatest ingenuity has been shown, and almost every patentee of a "system" has some new device for arranging the steel reinforcement to the best advantage.
The use of reflecting mirrors for the purpose of observing from cover is no novelty, and during the trench warfare of the Crimean War 1854-5 a device was patented which scarcely differs from the simple mirror periscope of the World War.
2 Another legend is that contained in the preface to theRegister or Black Book of the order, compiled in the reign of Henry VIII., by what authority supported is unknown, that Richard I., while his forces were employed against Cyprus and Acre, had been inspired through the instrumentality of St George with renewed courage and the means of animating his fatigued soldiers by the device of tying about the legs of a chosen number of knights a leathern thong or garter, to the end that being thereby reminded of the honour of their enterprise they might be encouraged to redoubled efforts for victory.
Such a circumstance occurring at a time of general festivity, when devices, mottoes and conceits of all kinds were adopted as ornaments or badges of the habits worn at jousts and tournaments, would naturally have been commemorated as other royal expressions seem to have been by its conversion into a device and motto for the dresses at an approaching hastilude."
The choir is painted in perspective (there was no room to build one), the earliest example of this device, which was so frequently used in baroque architecture.
(1) A later Biblical passage quotes from an earlier, partly as a literary device, but also with a view to demonstration.
This device not only makes the cast iron much more uniform, but also removes much of its sulphur by a curious slow reaction.
Mr Wood met this difficulty by the simple device of so shaping the cars that they completely protect both their own running gear and the track from all possible spattering, a device which, simple as it is, has materially lessened the cost of the steel and greatly increased the production.
The device of the dolphin and the anchor, and the motto festina lente, which indicated quickness combined with firmness in the execution of a great scheme, were never wholly abandoned by the Aldines until the expiration of their firm in the third generation.
It remains to be seen how knowledge can be explained on such a basis; but, before proceeding to sketch Hume's answer to this question, it is necessary to draw attention, first, to the peculiar device invariably resorted to by him when any exception to his general principle that ideas are secondary copies of impressions presents itself, and, secondly, to the nature of the substitute offered by him for that perception of relations or synthesis which even in Locke's confused statements had appeared as the essence of cognition.
In an upper hall a model of an old Hanseatic frigate, with the device Navigare necesse est, vivere non est necesse, hangs from the ceiling.
in diameter) with the revolving part of the dynamo mounted on the upper end of the shaft weigh about 152,000 lb, a special device, since adopted in other similar power plants, was designed to balance in part this.
We are told in the chronicle written by Desclot soon after his time, that Peter was only trapped into cohabiting with his wife by the device which is familiar to readers of Measure for Measure.
The name is probably derived from "badge," device, on account of the marks on the head; or it may be identical with the term separately noticed below, the French blaireau being used in both senses.
(I) and (2) became "Clementine" only by chance, but (3) was so originally by literary device or fiction, the cause at work also in (4) and (5).
The device was employed with success by Professor Charles Richet and others in thought-transference experiments.
The Galitzin seismograph, devised by Prince Galitzin, is of the same type, but it essentially differs from the Milne instrument in having its pendulum dead-beat; this is brought about by an electromagnetic device.
Its labors embraced not only Egypt and Nubia (as far as Khartum) but also the Egyptian monuments in Sinai and Syria; its immense harvest of material is of the highest value, the new device of taking paper impressions or squeezes giving Lepsius a great advantage over his predecessors, similar to that which was later conferred by the photographic camera.
Often the magician relates some mythical case where a god had been afflicted with a disease similar to that of the patient, but had finally recovered: a number of such tales were told of Horus, who was usually healed by some device of his mother Isis, she being accounted as a great enchantress.
The turning of attention towards the knee interferes with the jerk; hence the device of directing the person to perform vigorously some movement, which does not involve the muscles of the lower limb, at the moment when the light blow is dealt upon the tendon.
The name, however, is German, and the family device - an open door - points to an original form Thiirer, meaning a maker of doors or carpenter.
Rotatory kilns of various other makes are now in use, but the same principles are embodied, namely, the employment of a rotating inclined cylinder for burning the raw materials, a burner fed with powdered coal and a blast of air, and some device such as a cooling cylinder or cooling tower by which the clinker may be cooled and the air correspondingly heated on its way to the burner.
The second class is marked by the heraldic type of two animals, usually lions rampant, facing one another, but divided by a pillar .or some other device.
The heraldic type of the two lions is the device over the principal gateway of Mycenae, and stamps this, the oldest great monument on Greek soil, with a distinctly Phrygian character.
Into his services he introduced many peculiar alterations: he drew up a "Primitive Liturgy," in which he substituted for the Nicene and Athanasian creeds two creeds taken from the Apostolical Constitutions; for his "Primitive Eucharist" he made use of unleavened bread and mixed wine; he distributed at the price of one shilling medals of admission to his oratory, with the device of a sun rising to the meridian, with the motto Ad summa, and the words Inveniam viam aut faciam below.
Metternich was anxious to secure an apparent unanimity of the powers to back the Austrian intervention in Naples, and every device was used to entrap the English representative into subscribing a formula which would have seemed to commit Great Britain to the principles of the other allies.
It is easily seen that if the mirror be rotated at the same angular velocity as the sun the right ascensions will remain equal throughout the day, and therefore this device reflects the rays in the direction of the earth's axis; a second fixed mirror reflects them in any other fixed direction.
The British Museum possesses an interesting Etruscan or Archaic Italian example of this primitive device.
Or still more the dialectical device by which the sceptic claims to escape the riposte that his very argument presumes the validity of this or that principle, viz.
Mill's device rested special inductions of causation upon the laws that every event has a cause, and every cause has always the same effect.
This device was never remote from the constructions of writers for whom the teaching of Spinoza and Leibnitz was an integral part of their intellectual equipment, Other modes of correlation, however, find favour also, and in some variety.
The object of this device is not, primarily, to produce work from heat, but to escape the inconveniences that would otherwise arise through extreme cooling of the air during its expansion.
The object, however, was no temporary device; centuries later, 250 years after the founding of the temple of Jerusalem, the Brazen Serpent was regarded as unorthodox by the reforming king Hezekiah, and the historian who relates its overthrow ascribes its origin to the founder of Israelite national religion (2 Kings xviii.
B.C.) the district to the west of Galilee appears to have been known to the Egyptians as Aser(u), so that it is possible to infer either (a) that Asher was an Israelite tribe which, if it ever went down into Egypt, separated itself from its brethren in Egypt and migrated north, "an example which was probably followed by some of the other tribes as well" (Hommel, Ancient Hebrew Tradition, p. 228); or (b) it was a district which, if never closely bound to Israel, was at least regarded as part of the national kingdom, and treated as Israelite by the genealogical device of making it a "son" of Jacob.
The obvious importance, especially to scattered villages or tribes, of systematic joint action in the face of a common danger makes it reasonable to infer that federation in its elementary forms was a widespread device.
500 Ethiopic was written in an alphabet which according to Muller was no gradual growth but an ingenious device of a Greek scholar of this period at the court of Abyssinia.
The difficulty of adapting the long wanderings of Ulysses to a plan of this type is got over by the device - first met with in the Odyssey - of making the hero tell the story of his own adventures.
He concludes that the aged Ulysses belongs to the " continuation " (the change wrought by Athena's wand being a device to reconcile the two views), and hence that the continuation is the work of a different author.
Indeed, many prominent French and German divines still denied papal infallibility altogether; and Louis Napoleon had regularly fallen back on Richelieu's old device of stirring up the embers of Gallicanism, whenever the French clergy grew restive about his alliance with Victor Emmanuel.
Stories were told of the ingenuity and generosity by which he had made the marshes round Selinus salubrious, of the grotesque device by which he laid the winds that ruined the harvests of Agrigentum, and of the almost miraculous restoration to life of a woman who had long lain in a death-like trance.
By this simple device he provided a means of measuring small electric currents far in advance of anything yet accomplished, and this instrument proved not only most useful in pure scientific researches, but at the same time was of the utmost value in connexion with submarine telegraphy.
He also invented a device which allowed the bed on which the type pages were placed to run in and out more readily, thus reducing the great labour involved in that part of the work of the older form of press, and he also used a new kind of iron lever or handle to turn the screw which applied the necessary pressure.
meaning Good Device, embodying precepts of kindliness and practical Christianity.
A similar though ruder device is used in the Poquonock river in Connecticut.
The device, frequently seen in farmyards, by which the power of a horse is utilized to drive threshing or other machinery, is sometimes described as a "horse-power," but this term usually denotes the unit in which the performance of steam and other engines is expressed, and which is defined as the rate at which work is done when 33,000 lb are raised one foot in one minute.
8T 1 ' (5) V being the volume of the vibrating mass In consequence of the rapidity of the motion some optical device is necessary to render apparent the phenomena attending the disintegration of a jet.
Certain letters, however, vary in pronunciation, and are distinguished by diacritical marks, a device orginated by J ohn Huss.
In the East the custom which has prevailed for centuries, and which is a practice at the present day, of using the seal as a stamp wherewith to print its device in ink or pigment in authentication of a document is parallel to our western habit of inscribing a signature for the same purpose.
The medieval seal may be said, in general, to be composed of two essential parts: the device, or type as it is sometimes called, and the inscription or legend.
surrounding the device as with a border, that distinguishes it from the antique engraved gem, which rarely bore an inscription and then only its field.
5), having the usual device of a ship, on the mainsail of which are the earl's armorial bearings.
The lever by which they were turned was connected with the device by which the ends of the main aeroplanes could be flexed simultaneously though in opposite directions; i.e.
Lastly, there is usually to be discerned amongst such lower races a belief in unseen powers pervading the universe, this belief shaping itself into an animistic or spiritualistic theology, mostly resulting in some kind of worship. If, again, high savage or low barbaric types be selected, as among the North American Indians, Polynesians, and Kaffirs of South Africa, the same elements of culture appear, but at a more advanced stage, namely, a more full and accurate language, more knowledge of the laws of nature, more serviceable implements, more perfect industrial processes, more definite and fixed social order and frame of government, more systematic and philosophic schemes of religion and a more elaborate and ceremonial worship. At intervals new arts and ideas appear, such as agriculture and pasturage, the manufacture of pottery, the use of metal implements and the device of record and communication by picture writing.
The same races who were found making thread by the laborious process of twisting with the hand, would hardly have disused, if they had ever possessed, so simple a labour-saving device as the spindle, which consists merely of a small stick weighted at one end; the spindle may, accordingly, be regarded as an instrument invented somewhere between the lowest and highest savage levels (Tylor, Early Hist.
The same device was successful against Louis XIV.
Besides, nothing is gained by such a device, which would bring the year of the end of the second period down to the meaningless date 152, too late to refer to Onias.
During those two months every device was employed, by direct assault and by mining operations, to reduce the garrison, who held out nobly, meeting assault with sortie and mine with countermine.
Among numerous anecdotes the following is characteristic. Periander, on being consulted by the tyrant Thrasybulus of Miletus as to the best device for maintaining himself in power, by way of reply led the messenger through a.
This ingenious device originated in America.
The use of the name of an animal for a mechanical device is not uncommon, cf.
5.6) as 15 cubits high and 50 cubits square, with angle horns, and with an "insensible acclivity" leading up to it (a device to evade the pre-Deuteronomic regulation about steps).
Ala ud-din, the Seljuk sultan of Iconium (1245-1254), and Ertoghrul, his lieutenant and the founder of the Ottoman branch of the Turkish race, assumed it as a device, and it appeared on the standard of the janissaries of Sultan Orkhan (1326-1360).
His wisdom was shown by the fact that he concentrated his attention on the one device which must evidently prove effective for defence, if only he were given time to perfect itthe building of a national navy.
The political effect of the device was all that John had desired.
A conscientious man according to his lights, he took as his device the motto Pacluin serva, keep troth, which was afterwards inscribed on his tomb, and did his best to live up to it.
This was, of course, one more device for strengthening the power of the crown.
This device was apparently intended to soothe Welsh national pride, by reviving in form, if not in reality, theseparate existence of the old Cymric state.
It also gave Edward an excuse for treating every loyal Frenchman as guilty of treason, and, to his shame, he did nol always refrain from employing such a discreditable device.
It is seldom in the worlds history that a hollow legal device such as this has had such long enduring and deplorable results.
The peasantry defended themselves by the simple device of understating the numbers of their families; the returns made it appear that the adult population of England had gone down from 1,355,000 to 896,000 since the poll-tax of 1379.
Another device of Edward for filling his exchequer was a very stringent enforcement of justice; small infractions of the laws being made the excuse for exorbitant fines.
The less popular device of turning old manorial arable land into sheep-runs was also known, but does not yet seem to have grown so common as to provoke the popular discontents which were to prevail under the Tudors.
Baring, the chancellor of the exchequer, endeavoured to terminate this deficiency by a general increase of taxation, but this device proved a disastrous fai]ure.
Though this device enabled them to say that they had not yielded to the Russian demand, it was obvious that they entered the conference with the foregone conclusion of conceding the Russian claim.
Since the person charged to take the auspices for a certain day was constitutionally subject to no other authority who could test the truth or falsehood of his statement that he had observed lightning, this became a favourite device for putting off meetings of the public assembly.
A device of more recent introduction is an electrically-driven charging machine, in which the centrifugal force created by a fly-wheel revolving at high speed is applied to drive coal into the retort.
It was particularly used of a sculptured tablet in the shape of a partly unrolled scroll on which could be placed an inscription or device.
The arms of the popes and ecclesiastics of high birth were borne on an oval cartouche; and it is thus particularly applied, in Egyptian archaeology, for the oblong device with oval ends, enclosing the names of royal personages on the monuments.
He is convinced that virtue (where it is more than a mere pretence) is purely artificial; but not quite certain whether it is a useless trammel of appetites and passions that are advantageous to society, or a device creditable to the politicians who introduced it by playing upon the " pride and vanity " of the " silly creature man."
The device is common in ecclesiastical art, but the name is especially given in the Church of Rome to a small cake made of the wax of the Easter candles and impressed with this figure.
A great part of the bill was closured by what was known as the device of the " gag " without discussion, although it occupied the House of Commons altogether eighty-two nights.
Instead of weakening this aristocratic agitation by the see-saw policy of Catherine de Medici, Marie could invent no other device than to despoil the royal treasure by distributing places and money to the chiefs of both parties.
For an accurate determination of the plane of polarization analysers that act by extinction are not of much practical use, and a different device has to be employed.
His?coo T «Lvov or sieve (cribrum Eratosthenis) was a device for discovering all prime numbers.
Coddington employed the same construction, and for this reason this device is frequently called the Coddington lens; although he brought the Wollaston-Brewster lens into general notice, he was neither the inventor nor claimed to be.
With this device these particles appear bright against a dark background, and can be easily seen.
This went on for a thousand nights till Shahrazad had a son, and ventured to tell the king of her device.
From 1779 onward we trace the idea of supporting government by the interest of the propertied classes; from 1781 onward the idea that a not-excessive public debt would be a blessing 4 in giving cohesiveness to the union: hence his device by which the federal government, assuming the war debts of the states, secured greater resources, based itself on a high ideal of nationalism, strengthened its hold on the individual citizen, and gained the support of property.
"We traced the communications to be from the personal communications device of the man who claims to be dhjan of Anshan," Jetr continued when he did not speak.
The files were usurped by other device home directories.
Children in the Sports Pro-Active program will have their activity levels monitored using a device called an accelerometer.
Then, after receiving the three packets, the destination device sends an acknowledgment to the source.
activates whenever applications on the device are launched and prevents viruses from activating on the device.
The cured adhesive must then have sufficient strength to hold the device to the board during the solder wave process.
Customers report using their hand to restrict airflow at the bottom of the device to increase sensation.
He dismissed allegations that Baghdad could, in the foreseeable future, produce a nuclear device.
ambulatory chemotherapy Some chemotherapy drugs are given through a central venous access device that is attached to a battery-operated portable pump.
A shunt is resistive device used to generate a small signal voltage to display current on a moving coil ammeter.
It's a very simple, effective anti counterfeiting device.
A fuse is a safety device to stop overheating in faulty appliances.
Then a specially designed applicator is used to ' inject ' the device under your skin.
This means a new computer or device can be added to a network without manually assigning it a unique IP address.
Fuel nozzle -- device to inject fuel into the combustion chamber in a highly atomized and accurately shaped spray.
Making NTFS essentially a device driver layer add-on drives Windows compatibility into a whole new ballpark.
beefy even beefier dimensions of the Exec surely leave a gap for a smaller device.
belay device to secure a falling climber.
bipolar device is shown above.
The soldier had died following an operation to insert a stent into an artery, a device designed to cleanse the bloodstream of cholesterol.
The bowstring jig Some form of device is required to hold the bowstring in place as it is being made.
To protect against excessive force exerted on the torso, there is a load limiting device to reduce the risk of bone breakage.
Home kernel buffer cache A linked list of buffer cache A linked list of buffers used to minimize the number of times a block-type device must be accessed.
The headset comes with a nifty in-car clip for securing the device, along with a rather bulky belt pouch.
This fish does not have a swim bladder, the device used by most bony fish to keep buoyant.
The door should be hung on three 100 mm steel butt hinges and be fitted with an overhead hydraulic self-closing device of approved specification.
All other device specific routines which are not directly callable from Fortran have the routine name prefixed by the letter ' F ' .
hadron calorimeter: This device measures the total energy of hadrons.
The Photo option allows you to either view images pre loaded on the device or actually taking them via the included 1.2 megapixel camera.
On the other hand, another stylistic device, shaky handheld camerawork, doesn't add anything to the scenes in which it is used.
The climbers on the Everest West Ridge Team will use a new system that consists of a device called a nasal cannula.
Device for pouring melted vinamold steadily into the mold cavity.
Indeed, will today's terrestrial TV channels transfer to the mobile device?
Unlike female chastity belts, the development of the male chastity belts, the development of the male chastity belt or device has been much easier to follow.
chastity device we sell.
chromatic tuner helps keep you in tune without having to use an external device.
Below is the code listing where the device is nothing but an 80 byte chunk of memory.
cinema in the 1930s - a device to confront the real or a place to escape?
A water saving device in your toilet cistern can save up to a liter of water with every flush.
It may be useful to place a colander, sieve or other device over the pan to keep the artichokes submerged.
If you have a small frame or are thin, the device may be visible as a bulge below your left collarbone.
Integrated in the front bumper structure, this device prevents passenger cars from being wedged under the truck in a frontal collision.
compound semiconductor materials, hole transport is a major limitation on device operation.
The others include the condenser, evaporator, and expansion device.
configuration settings for your device.
connect the device from the LAN port, to your router.
connected device to interact with any other on the network.
At Eden Magistrates ' Court Potter admitted obstructing a constable by fitting a jamming device to his car which prevented police recording his speed.
Back to text 2] This zodiac is, of course, an imaginary device, which no longer tallies with the visible constellations.
The device consists of a pressurized aluminum container, housed in a robust plastic discharging.
The lever device also contains a crown cork bottle opener. ideal buy along with the BBQ apron.
correspond precisely to device pixels.
The loops which pass through the padlock of your chastity device are fashioned with brass ferrules and are non corrosive.
cutish distinct real user ID on a given host that exe- cutes lsof has a distinct device cache file.
Local devices will have values of the device file, baud rate, and file descriptor for the device.
Bomb disposal experts then detonated this device the following day.
However installing such a device may be a waste of money if it does not work or has detrimental affects.
developing the mathematical writing skills of the student through the device of a notebook.
You will first need to connect the device from the LAN port, to your router.
device attached to it.
Brain waves can be measured by implanting a small radio transmitter device into a rat that sends data to an external recorder.
mobile Click Preview to preview how the page would look in a mobile device.
device drivers are written properly.
The small size of the MultiMediaCard is allowing digital device product manufacturers the ability to continuously design ultra-small, portable device product manufacturers the ability to continuously design ultra-small, portable devices.
How much free space will I need on my handheld device?
Is there a radio or another wireless device near the computer?
Normally, writing more data than an output device will accept causes an error.
Pointing Devices The standard mouse is quite a challenging device for many people with reduced dexterity.
Diff lock - A device that locks the diff lock - A device that locks the differential for maximum traction in adverse conditions.
diluent solution into one or both nostrils using a metered dose delivery device.
neck dislocation (manually or by a device ).
dismissed allegations that Baghdad could, in the foreseeable future, produce a nuclear device.
Spraying the entire conglomeration black is an effective device, for the objects no longer appear disparate.
dopants in the active region of this device enables the emission wavelength to be tuned.
Think about inventing a flexible yet discrete device for decisively removing earwax.
When the user has finished reading the e-book it can be deleted from the handheld device in order to make space for another text.
electromagnetic compatibility is the ability of a device or system to function properly in its intended environment.
electromechanical device that couples a motor generator with a rotating mass to store energy for short durations.
electronics lab is rumored to be developing a molecular-level device that holds RAM.
entails moving to the device or asking another person to do something, its main benefits are lost.
Q 4-4 Do I need permission to show a copyright image using an epidiascope or similar device?
escapement for clocks and was certainly the inventor of a gear-cutting device which simplified clock and watch manufacture.
Has a good water reservoir, 15 cup espresso coffee capacity and the anti drip device means it isn't too messy.
ANSWER Each device on an IP based Ethernet needs to have a name.
explosive device deriving its power from fission or fusion of nuclei or from both.
semiconductor device fabrication: summary of the processing steps.
face-saving device of the dogmatist.
Phone calls and analog faxes are routed via GSM and device works as a substitute for a fixed telephone line.
He has already produced prototypes of a device - currently undergoing field trials in Germany - that looks set to provide a solution.
fiendish device, provided to drag one or two persons up the slope before skiing down.
filled with water in your cistern toilet, or a Cistern Displacement Device which you can get from Scottish Water.
fingerprinting techniques exploit microscopic deviations in device hardware: clock skews.
fits easily into any pocket wherever you go and is the perfect device to capture those can't miss moments in life.
Club Secure employ nationwide fitters who will travel to your home address or to a caravan dealer to install the device.
fixation device made.
At each leading-edge device setting there may be one or more trailing-edge flap settings.
flick of a switch ' or by a chance noise making device etc.
floatation device for animals which slip into the water at night.
flotation device will increase survival time by about three times.
fluoresce near-infrared light in response to light beaming from a small device outside the body.
The beacons then fluoresce near-infrared light in response to light beaming from a small device outside the body.
form-fitting style maintains a low-profile to preserve the look and size of your device without adding bulk or weight.
framing device of the poem makes this possible.
This layer of abstraction allowed the user interface front-end to be conveniently separated from any audio device specifics.
The micro fuel cell is a standalone device shaped like a cradle for recharging handsets.
The problem is how best to approximate the non displayable colors, the out of gamut colors, using ones within the device gamut.
Changes in unit size How big should a marine energy generation device be?
graphics tablet or any pointing device, that provides data to generate coordinates of a position.
gregarious man determined to use every device he can to tell the world about his business.
There were a few gremlins, which meant that the device worked intermittently at first.
The look of the actual device is on the bulky side, with rubber grips fitted either side of the main casing.
Hadron calorimeter: This device measures the total energy of hadron calorimeter: This device measures the total energy of hadrons.
Features Allows unlimited concurrent connections for any device running terminal emulation, including hand-held RF systems.
haptic device must therefore resolve shape by tracing the contours of the object.
Switches mark the packet headers of these flows to inform the destination device of the congestion which in turn notifies the source device.
The cautious grower will always monitor the humidity in his growroom which is measured by another simple device called a hygrometer.
Interest in meteorology His meteorological observations began in earnest in 1820 when he developed a new device, the dew-point hygrometer.
dial hygrometers The earliest and simplest device used to measuring relative humidity is the dial hygrometer.
Device to be developed will solve this problem by application of the whole body hyperthermia.
From Studio Manager, individual device editors can be opened by double-clicking the device icons.
This particular device is manufactured with a flat-topped LED to provide excellent wide angle viewing for switchtop and annunciator illumination.
The arm is then immobilized in a sling or a device called a shoulder immobilized in a sling or a device called a shoulder immobilizer for several weeks.
incontinent men who will not manipulate the device.
Influences on asthma inhaler device selection in trained asthma nurses.
After we introduced thermal inkjet, we began experimenting with the imaging capabilities of the device.
insufflate oxygen through if the device had to be used as a tube changer.
interlock device is fitted, a small metal rod protrudes from the side of the vaporizer, toward the rear.
interrogator unit can be used to assist a wide range of people by triggering any alternative electronic device.
intrauterine device should show you how to check the IUD by feeling for the threads.
Two seemingly irrelevant bits of information, chanced upon earlier in the game, are necessary to successfully render the device harmless.
Each device connects to the LAN using a T junction to a single [logical] cable which forms the bus itself.
kerfuffle over the so-called Origami project, a rumored portable media and computing device supposedly about to be revealed by Microsof.. .
The 2.6.x kernels have no special device for handling IPsec packets.
Dear YM - I have a 52ft steel ketch with shorepower, connected through an isolating transformer and RCD (residual current device ).
The Laserkey is a smart, pocket-size device that projects a full-size keyboard through infrared technology onto any flat surface.
Heptagon has also produced a device that uses a semiconductor laser to project a ' virtual keyboard ' on to a surface.
We are also combining the mixing device with a UV Raman spectrometer as a novel probe of fast folding kinetics.
The manufacturer claims that this device does not kink your rope and after 6 months on test I can not dismiss this claim.
This has made the book more laborious to produce, but has made the finished product a better teaching device.
lanceikan's first product, which is expected to be launched in the spring of 2005, is the Pelikan Sun lancing device.
latching device for quickly mounting and removing the camera from the tripod.
This particular device is manufactured with a flat-topped led to provide excellent wide angle viewing for switchtop and annunciator illumination.
The red led on the TV link device should now be lit.
The handsome radiator cap mascot provides an excellent sighting device as you navigate this great leviathan of an MG.
likeable rogues are a decent adventure story plot device.
Now after using the device for several months I can achieve really full, pouty lips when I want.
Louvre simple device is quick to install onto any greenhouse louver window and can be pre-set to automatically cope with fluctuations in Temperature.
You are not obliged to eliminate the lp device: the scheme may work with LP device: the scheme may work with lp.
displacement lubricator A device often seen secured to the side of a steam-locomotive smokebox.
A microwave oven employs a device called a magnetron which produces strong magnetic fields with very short wavelengths (high frequency ).
hardware manufacturers elected not to write device drivers for some of their older stuff.
Further development of this device to make it commercially marketable is possible, and research into similar fiber optic devices is envisaged.
Then it applied a defensive device common to most arboreal marsupials.
The device will carry a 1 megaton nuclear warhead.
megawatts of power from a full scale device.
Basically, a microcontroller is a device which integrates a number of the components of a microprocessor system onto a single microchip.
The system also allows each microcomputer in the network to access a central data storage and retrieval device, the file server.
The clean room has all the facilities for device fabrication including dry etching by ion beam milling.
minimizevides a low-impedance supply, thereby minimizing the noise generated by the switching outputs of the device.
mislayou have mislaid a device, were there any ramifications of losing your device?
It is slightly larger than a deck of cards, making it a truly mobile device.
monologuets a chance to tell her story, through the surprisingly effective device of a monolog spoken directly to the camera.
mononuclear cell fraction using an apheresis device.
The Chat 50 can also replace headphones and headsets that can quickly become uncomfortable, restrict movement and tether the user to the device.
This small device (shown on the right) emits bursts of ultrasound when the integral movement sensor detects something moving.
mute the regular output of the device you are using.
It's the same device that any unreliable narrator employs.
networking hardware device, you'll see the TCP/IP protocol listed below that device.
We are unclear about the tactical niche of this cartridge, which is claimed by the factory to be a good sniping device.
These device relies bacteria living on balls of Sulfur to remove nitrate from the water.
Ongoing work includes using ion implantation for novel device and circuit architectures and for processing gallium nitride in novel ways.
numeric identifier of a computer or device on the Internet.
Rigger (or outrigger) The device that connects the oarlock to the shell and is bolted to the body of the shell.
obviatedea is that the power source for such devices should be a MEMS device in itself, thus obviating the need for wires.
Looking at the retina Your doctor will often look at the retina with a device called an ophthalmoscope.
orifice plate has been for many years the standard measuring device for all systems.
origami device on 1 May.
At the time it was considered outrageous to use such an " extreme " device on Classic Trials.
Overtopping device An overtopping device An overtopping device uses the same principles as traditional hydropower plants in an offshore platform.
XXioctl swap device There are swap partitions in the XX type device.
Even then, you may not want to make a PCB every time you use an smt device.
You can also make a sucking device with a modified retractable lead pencil.
pipe bomb type device were found shortly after 9.15pm.
This feature easily enables full-screen video playback on your secondary display device New video wizard.