History Logic cannot dispense with the light afforded by its history so long as counter-solutions of the same fundamental problems continue to hold the field.
Could he dispense with tea and coffee?
Shepstone determined to dispense with his further services as a government servant, and terminated the engagement.
When the nature and effect of ecological factors have become more fully understood, it will be possible to dispense with the above artificial classification of factors, and to frame one depending on the action of the various factors; but such a classification is not possible in the present state of knowledge.
He rolled his eyes, as if having to dispense the information were pointless.
I'll dispense with her immediately and find a roadside grave once I leave the area.
This is known as the minor examination, and must be passed before anyone can legally dispense, compound and sell scheduled poisons.
Hale (1687), by which he was allowed to dispense Catholics from the Test Act.
It is clear that the knowledge of function (physiology) did not by any means keep pace with the knowledge of structure, and this was probably the reason why the important sect of the empirics were able entirely to dispense with anatomical knowledge.
They dispense official outdoor relief.
Why not dispense with all the formalities?
But the attempt to maintain the empire in its unity proved impracticable; and almost immediately there began the embittered war, waged for several decades by the generals (diadochi), for the inheritance of the great king.2 It was soon obvious that the eastern rulers, at all events, could not dispense with the native element.
This necessity was removed by the Colonial Clergy Act of 1874, which permits the archbishop at his discretion to dispense with the oath.
Wellington the proposal seemed premature; he would prefer to wait till "the assembly had published its conduct by its acts"; for if the new chambers were to prove as intractable as the dissolved Chambre introuvable, the monarchy would not be able to dispense with its foreign tutors.
"There are many souls not good enough to dispense with this provision, and not bad enough to be benefited by it" (op. cit.
But it is rare to find these combined in a very high degree, and out of them we can least easily dispense with fidelity.
Knowing the danger of an undefined position, the emperor caused the councils to dispense with their deliberations, and adopt, as the constitution of the empire, the project framed by the council of state.
All authorities combine in praising his handsome presence and the affability and charm of his address, together with a certain simplicity of personal tastes, which led him in his intercourse with his friends or with the representatives of friendly powers to dispense with ceremonial and etiquette.
He was given the right to dispense justice, to coin money and to appoint the bishops in Bavaria.
Here also it was found possible to dispense with garrisons, not because the provinces were as peaceful as Narbonensis, but because the Rhine army was close at hand.
As soon as the output of plantation rubber of constant composition has reached much larger dimensions it is probable that the manufacturer will be able to dispense with washing.
But, judging from the frequent accidents which occur, they sometimes dispense with this precaution.
The duke of Bavaria offered to dispense with teaching, if he would only reside, and would have named him on these terms to a chair in his new university of Ingolstadt, with a salary of zoo ducats, and the reversion of one or more prebendal stalls.
They are laymen in that they have no right to teach or to dispense the sacraments, and on this account they fill an office in the Presbyterian Church inferior in rank and power to that of the pastors.
In 170 he returned to Rome with the latter, who, on departing thence to conduct the war on the Danube, having with difficulty been persuaded to dispense with his personal attendance, appointed him medical guardian of his son Commodus.
The pharmacists were divided into two classes, the stationarii, who sold simple drugs and non-magisterial preparations at a tariff determined by competent authorities, and the confectionarii, whose business it was to dispense scrupulously the prescriptions of medical men; all pharmaceutical establishments were placed under the surveillance of the college of medicine.
The introduction of new plants, which made it possible to dispense with the bare fallow, and still later the application to husbandry of scientific discoveries as to soils, plant constituents and manures, brought about a revolution in farming.
His home administration was so successful that he was able to dispense with direct taxation.
These "apparelled albs" (albae paratae) continued in general use in the Western Church till the 16th century, when a tendency to dispense with the parures began, Rome itself setting the example.
War finance was not able to dispense with the printing of notes.
It is Swift's peculiar good fortune that his book can dispense with the interpretation of which it is nevertheless susceptible, and may be equally enjoyed whether its inner meaning is apprehended or not.
The Greek mercenaries, on the contrary, had to be paid in currency; nor could the satrapsof the west dispense with hard cash.
They are not allowed to prescribe, nor the medical men to dispense, except under special licence, and then only in small villages, where the pharmacist could not make a living.
Herodotus, in the spirit of 5th-century Greeks, which conventionally regarded the tyrants as selfish despots, says he ruled harshly, but he is generally represented as mild, beneficent and so popular as to be able to dispense with a bodyguard, the usual attribute of a tyrannis.
Napcleon was now able by degrees to dispense with all republican forms (the last to go was the Republican Calendar, which ceased on the 1st of January 1806), and the scene at the coronation in Notre Dame on the 2nd of December 1804 was frankly imperial in splendour and in the egotism which led Napoleon to wave aside the pope, Pius VII., at the supreme moment and crown himself.
As most of the Lancashire cotton mills lie far from Manchester, direct importations to that city do not usually dispense with a " handling," and frequently save little or nothing in freight rates, though in some cases the economy derived from direct importation is considerable.
British engineers surveyed the routes for the first lines and superintended the work of construction, but within a few years the, l apanese were able to dispense with foreign aid altogether, both in building and operating their railways.
Gardeners often dispense with the pot, using sphagnum moss and leaf-mould only when propagating indiarubber plants, perpetual carnations, dracaenas, &c.
It should be noted that directly a magistrate entered an allied, independent state, he was obliged to dispense with nis lictors.
By the use of rock-filling it is even possible to dispense with pillars of mineral; or, if pillars are left, the use of rock-filling greatly facilitates subsequent robbing operations.
For the fiscal year 1907 the fees collected from corporations by the secretary of state amounted to $204,454, the receipts from the tax on corporations other than railways amounted to $2,584,363.60, and the receipts from the tax on railway corporations were $807,780.4 It is the revenue from these sources that has enabled New Jersey to dispense almost entirely with the general property tax for state purposes.
Jerome was not familiar enough with Hebrew to be able to dispense with such assistance, and he makes the synagogue responsible for the accuracy of his version: "Let him who would challenge aught in this translation," he says, "ask the Jews."
This act further defines the duties and powers of the inspectors of the Board of Trade, and also authorizes the Board to dispense with the notice which the previous act requires to be given prior to the opening of a railway.
could not only reward his adherents with it, so as to Personal create a whole new court noblesse, but had enough ruleof over to fill his exchequer for many years, and to Edward enable him to dispense with parliamentary grants of ~ money for an unexampled period.
All attempts to dispense with a lead and line and to measure the depth by determining the pressure at the bottom have hitherto failed when applied to depths greater than 200 fathoms; a new hydraulic manometer has been tried on board the German surveying ship " Planet."
Simultaneously with this " irresponsible " movement for expansion, President Kruger proceeded to London to interview Lord Derby and endeavour to induce him to dispense with the suzerainty, and to withdraw other clauses in the Pretoria Convention on foreign relations and natives, which were objectionable from the Boer point of view.
At the end of the year (1845) Comte had taken no steps to enable himself to dispense with the aid of the three Englishmen.
On the death of Marcellus, which took place within a year, he was recalled to Rome by Augustus, who found he could not dispense with his services.
It was the first German colony to dispense (1903-1904) with an imperial subsidy towards its upkeep. Several firms have acquired plantations in which coffee, cocoa, cotton, kola and other tropical products are cultivated.
Now the cellular pathology of the blood, investigated by the aid of modern staining methods, is as important as that of the solid organs; no clinical investigator - indeed, apart from research, no practitioner at this day - can dispense with examination of the blood for purposes of diagnosis; its coagulability and the kinds and the variations of the cells it contains being evidence of many def i nitely morbid states of the body.
His immense authority narrowly escaped destruction but a stone's-throw from the Lateran palace; but Italy the victory finally rested with him, since the Roman people could no* dispense with the Roman Church, to which it owed its existence.
His treasury was soon so well filled that he could dispense with ordinary taxation.
Edward IV., first among English sovereigns, had been able to dispense with parliaments for periods of many years, because he did not need their grants save at long intervals.
Hence it is not strange to find that he was able to dispense with parliaments in a fashion that would have seemed incredible to a 14th-century king.
It is at any rate clear that during the latter years of his reign, when the time of impostures and rebellions had ended, Henry was able to dispense with parliaments to a great extent, and incurred no unpopularity by doing so.
He began by making use of the necessity of resisting Monmouth to increase his army, under the pretext of the danger of a repetition of the late rebellion; and ir, the regiments thus levied he appointed many Roman Catholic officers who had refused to comply with the Test Act., Rather than submit to the gentlest remonstrance, he prorogued parliament, and proceeded to obtain from the court of kings bench a judgment in favor of his right to dispense with all penalties due by law, in the same way that his grandfather had appealed to the judges in the matter of the post-nati.
The estimates were recast, the budget was withdrawn, and the nation was content to dispense with any addition to its military and naval strength.
From this time, however, the magistrates whom it elected refused to take the oath of supremacy, and, as by its charter it possessed the right to refuse admission to the king's judges, and therefore to dispense with the right of holding assizes, a rule was obtained in the Irish chancery for the seizure of its charter, which was carried into effect in 1618.
it into simple ideas; but he finds that it cannot be sonaiit phenomenalized, and yet that we cannot dispense with it.
We fail when we try either positively to phenomenalize substance or to dispense with the superphenomenal abstraction.
Henry was, indeed, at the outset in a position to dispense with the moral aid of a papal concession, of which even if it existed he certainly made no use.
Owing to this first intervention of the troops inpolitics, the Committee of Public Safety, which aimed not so much at a moderate policy as at steering a middle course between the Thermidorians of the Right and of the Left, was able to dispense with the latter.
In order to dispense even with the charging of the presses by hand, in some systems the cages are first charged in a preliminary press, from which they are transferred mechanically by a swinging arrangement into the final press.
Able to dispense instant sentencing, Judges are the one thing preventing total anarchy.
She learned the local dialects, and was able to accompany her husband on his tours of inspection and watch him dispense justice.
Dispense in 10 ml aliquots in appropriately sized capped tubes and sterilize at 121 °C for 15 minutes.
At a whim will they eat your change, or dispense free beverages like some form of glass fronted god.
commercial vehicles can easily dispense millions of liters of fuel per year.
dispense justice on their lands.
dispense with a few formalities.
dispense with the parents consent.
dispense with the holding of annual general meetings.
dispense with that notion entirely.
hansom (cab) drivers needed a small, intelligent dog to guard their cabs and dispense with vermin in the stables.
As one GP said: " It is easier to dispense medications from the cupboard near where we see and assess patients.
There is a good chance that the availability and way we dispense veterinary medicines is going to change in the close future.
The national policy on heroin treatment is to dispense methadone to be consumed orally, every day, in the presence of the pharmacist.
There they happily dispense their heady perfume into the cool air.
Able to dispense with normal chemical propellants, the EM tank should be capable of extremely rapid firing.
A whole senate, a whole people, cannot dispense from its paramount obligation.
Mystic 8 Ball Ask a question of this foretelling spheroid and it will dispense its infinite wisdom in reply.
If these are not adequate, I dispense selenium sulfide or benzyl peroxide shampoos.
There is a divine element to it whereby God will dispense wisdom to those who diligently seek it.
the Fowler, in return for the right to dispense justice, to coin money and to appoint the bishops in Bavaria.
The same men go to compose both; and the church, albeit pursuing a spiritual end, cannot dispense with the aid of temporal property, which in its nature depends on the organization of secular society.
In accordance with this scheme Pericles sought to educate the whole community to political wisdom by giving to all an active share in the government, and to train their aesthetic tastes by making accessible the best drama and music. It was most unfortunate that the Peloponnesian War ruined this great project by diverting the large supplies of money which were essential to it, and confronting the remodelled Athenian democracy, before it could dispense with his tutelage, with a series of intricate questions of foreign policy which, in view of its inexperience, it could hardly have been expected to grapple with successfully.
after the archbishop's death, may have some significance; but more probably it was simply due to the circumstance that Morton's death synchronized with Henry's achievement of a security in which he thought he could almost dispense with parliamentary support and supplies.
In their cultivation he adopted Tull's practice of drilling and horse-hoeing, and he was also the founder of the Norfolk or four-course system, the first of those rotations which dispense with the necessity of a summer-fallow and provide winter-keep for live-stock (see below, Rotation of Crops).
One-way ploughs also leave the land level and dispense with the wide open furrows between the ridges which are left by the ordinary plough.
But what Griffenfeldt could create, Griffenfeldt could dispense with, and it was not long before he began to encroach upon the jurisdiction of the new departments of state by private conferences with their chiefs.
By introducing the concave grating which (see Diffraction Of Light, § 8) allows US to dispense with all lenses, Rowland produced a revolution in spectroscopic measurement.
It is conceivable that a pope of Boniface VIII.'s temperament would not submit kindly to any restriction of the discretionary power with which he was invested by tradition, and he endeavoured to make the cardinals dependent on him and even to dispense with their services as far as possible, only assembling them in consistory in cases of extreme necessity.
The needs of the god were much the same as those)f mortals; no more than they could he dispense with food and Irink, clothes for his apparel, ointment for his limbs, and music tnd dancing to rejoice his heart.
Under the governors of provinces the nobles and kazis (or district judges) dispense justice much in the feudal fashion.
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Once you're at your new house it should be easier to dispense with letting him outside altogether.
Vending machines - These cool devices can dispense beer, soda, coffee, or candy.
Other members of the bridal party may be invited to speak besides the groom, bride's father and the best man or you can dispense with speeches altogether.
While you don't want to go on about yourself in a card to a newlywed couple, you can dispense words of wisdom for a wedding card based on personal experiences.
Couples who have been married or in a relationship for a long period of time can often dispense sound and sage advice to the bride and groom on their wedding day.
A couple who has been married for many decades can dispense words of wisdom regarding making love last a lifetime, ways to strengthen a marriage, or making it through hard times.
Dispense with the cake altogether and use an a la carte dessert bar, or serve high-end Popsicles, puddings, custards, cookies, or other sweet treats.
In some cases, bakery employees and experienced cake decorators might even be willing to dispense some professional advice to help you craft just the type of cake you want.
In order to dispense with support, it should be planted in a sheltered place, as among tall shrubs.
We have so many beautiful and noble hardy trees that we can well dispense with grafted hybrids.
Aides are licensed to dispense medications, and the company partners with home health agencies if required.
They provide quality eye care for the entire family and maintain a large contact lens inventory making them able to dispense most lenses on the same day as your appointment.
The doctor also specifies the rate at which the IV will dispense the solution.
However, juvenile sitters should not be asked to dispense medications to children.
Hold bottle upright to dispense cream either into your hand or directly on the area to be shaved.
Dispense 15-20 pumps of Wen cleansing conditioner into the palm of your hand.
Pharmacist: Pharmacists dispense medication to patients with prescriptions.
Dispense drugs based on doctors' orders and counsel patients about those medications and their use.
Triangle tops and string bikinis are perfect for those who can afford to dispense with modesty, and bra-tops, whether sport oriented or shaped like a traditional bra, are the best choice for figures that require extra support on top.
When plugged in, they heat the candle and allow the aroma to dispense throughout the room.
It's common to find these candles in buckets, with the assumption that a large candle will dispense the fragrance better than a small one.
Some novelists like develop their work in a different way and dispense with the outline stage altogether.
A garter belt in satin is a great look if you want something more dressed up, but you don't want to dispense with the functional qualities of a working garter belt.
To apply the product, all a person has to do is turn the wheel at the bottom of the stick to dispense about a centimeter of Block.
The bottle is small and thin enough that it is easy to hold with one hand, which can be helpful when a person is trying to dispense it.
Dispense a small amount, such as a half teaspoon, into the palm of one hand.
Dispense the contents of one syringe into the palm of your hand and mix with two fingers until there is a warming sensation.
The Catholics had a majority in both, but not enough to enable them to dispense with the assistance of the Liberals, the constitution requiring for every revision a two-thirds majority.
They may dispense with the disqualification of a parish or district councillor arising only by reason of his being a shareholder in a water company or similar company contracting with the council, and, as has above been stated, they have large powers of altering the boundaries of parishes.
Judged by some passages of his life he would appear a heartless egotist, and yet he was capable of the sincerest friendship and could never dispense with human sympathy.
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Any private persons, and any corporation or company may, with the consent of the council, obtain the like authority, but the Board of Trade have power in certain cases to dispense with the consent of the local authority.
company to supply electricity within the district of a district council, but in that case the consent of the district council must be given, unless the Board of Trade, for special reasons, dispense with such consent.
Imagine for a moment that the sand grains were by any means rendered immobile without change in the permeability of their interspaces; we could then dispense with the iron or brickwork lining of the well; but as there would still be no cracks or fissures to extend the area of percolating water exposed to the open well, the yield would be very small.
Anne's sister, Mary Boleyn, had been Henry VIII.'s mistress; this by canon law was a bar to his marriage with Anne - a bar which had been removed by papal dispensation in 1527, but now the papal power to dispense in such cases had been repudiated, and the original objection revived.
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