On the west side, however, there are the remains of several canals or channels, some still carrying water, one of which, the Shattel-Hai, leaving the Tigris at Kut-el-Amara, and emptying into the Euphrates at Nasrieh, is still navigable.
Hurrah!... he cried, and emptying his glass flung it on the floor.
The chief rivers emptying into Lake Winnipeg are the Winnipeg, the Red and the Saskatchewan.
And then the rain came, drenching the cabin as if a giant were emptying a huge bucket.
Inspired by the Chinese effort, he, too, tried to increase the agricultural production of his country by emptying the cities and sending everyone to work on the farms under brutal conditions.
It can be shown that a more efficient washing results from alternately filling and emptying the funnel than by endeavouring to keep the funnel full.
The pair spent the balance of the morning emptying the washing machine and dryer, only to fill them with never-ending loads, while in between clearing dishes, brewing more coffee, and playing the jovial innkeepers.
m., and emptying into Upstart Bay; it receives numerous tributaries in its course, and carries a large body of fresh water even in the driest seasons.
After emptying his revolver the pasha kept his assailants at bay for some time with his sword, a body of Baggara who fled before him being known afterwards as "Baggar Hicks" (the cows driven by Hicks), a play on the words baggara and baggar, the former being the herdsmen and the latter the cows.
and joins the Maputa, a river emptying into Delagoa Bay.
He supposed that the surface of the fluid, contained in a vessel which is emptying itself by an orifice, remains always horizontal; and, if the fluid mass is conceived to be divided into an infinite number of horizontal strata of the same bulk, that these strata remain contiguous to each other, and that all their points descend vertically, with velocities inversely proportional to their breadth, or to the horizontal sections of the reservoir.
20 minutes for filling and washing out after emptying; 60 minutes for heating up and subsiding; and 40 minutes for drawing off the defecated juice, without agitating it.
We've seen this: If you are running for president of the United States, merely using the words "freeze" and "Social Security" in the same sentence has the retirees of the nation heating up pots of tar and emptying their down pillows.
"To the health of our Sovereign, the Emperor!" he roared, "Hurrah!" and emptying his glass at one gulp he dashed it to the floor.
Only after emptying a bottle or two did he feel dimly that the terribly tangled skein of life which previously had terrified him was not as dreadful as he had thought.
The Tea Act of 1773 was defied by the emptying into the harbour of three cargoes of tea on the 16th of December 1773, by a party of citizens disguised as Indians, after the people in town-meeting had exhausted every effort, through a period of weeks, to procure the return of the tea-ships to England.
Until 1888 the yearly expenditure was less than the yearly income, but subsequently the revenues were not sufficient to cover the expenditure, and many payments fell in arrear in spite of emptying the treasury of its reserve and contracting numerous loans.
The principal rivers of the province are the Si-kiang, the Pei-kiang, or North River, which rises in the mountains to the north of the province, and after a southerly course joins the Si-kiang at San-shui Hien; the Tung-kiang, or East River, which, after flowing in a south-westerly direction from its source in the north-east of the province, empties itself into the estuary which separates the city of Canton from the sea; and the Han River, which runs a north and south course across the eastern portion of the province, taking its rise in the mountains on the western frontier of Fu-kien and emptying itself into the China Sea in the neighbourhood of Swatow.
- Besides Freetown (q.v.) the capital (pop., Igor, 34,463), the most important towns are Bonthe, the port of Sherbro, Port Lokko, at the head of the navigable waters of a stream emptying itself into the Sierra Leone estuary, and Songo Town, 30 m.
The Snake river (which receives all the drainage of Idaho except small amounts taken by the Spokane, the Pend Oreille and the Kootenai in the N., all emptying directly into the Columbia, and by some minor streams of the S.E.
On the Canadian side are Serpent river, Spanish river, French river, draining Lake Nipissing, Muskoka river, Severn river, draining lake Simcoe, and Nottawasaga river, all emptying into Georgian bay and North Channel, and Saugeen and Maitland rivers, flowing into the main lake.
long, emptying into Delaware Bay; and the Great Egg Harbor river, 38 m.
long, emptying into the Atlantic. In the northern part of the state, and especially among the Highlands, are numerous lakes, which are popular places of resort during the summer months.
He began by compelling the people of Madrid to give up emptying their slops out of the windows, and when they objected he said they were like children who cried when their faces were washed.
By reason of the constantly changing temperatures and the frequent filling and emptying of the reservoir, expansion and contraction, which are always at work tending to produce relative movements wherever one portion of a structure is weaker than another, must have assisted the water-pressure in the extension of the horizontal cracks, which, growing slowly during the fifteen years, provided at last the area required to enable the intrusive water to overbalance the little remaining stability of the dam.
The Nzoia (150 m.), the largest of the three, rises in the foothills of the Elgeyo escarpment and flows swiftly over a rocky bed in a south-westerly direction, emptying into the lake south of Berkeley Bay.
The Wabash, which has a total length of more than 500 m., has its headwaters in the western part of Ohio, and flows in a north-west, south-west, and south direction across the state, emptying into the Ohio river and forming for a considerable distance the boundary between Indiana and Illinois.
Among these are the Menominee and Oconto, which flow into Green Bay; an arm of Lake Michigan, and the Sheboygan and Milwaukee rivers emptying directly into the lake.
- Diagram of the Raynor on a pivot attached to the side, and when the outer faces of the combs are emptied the cages are reversed without removal from the machine for emptying the opposite sides of combs.
After gorging myself, and emptying most of the wine, I was about to cork the bottle.
Start your lesson by emptying the letterbox and have the addressees read their letters aloud.
Post-operative gastric emptying was assessed by measuring the oral intake and gastric aspirate.
come autumn, green fades, emptying of sap.
Many patients reviewed during a course of radical radiotherapy for bladder carcinoma have urinary flow symptoms, which may suggest impaired bladder carcinoma have urinary flow symptoms, which may suggest impaired bladder emptying.
Risk of bladder dysfunction increases with age What could be simpler than emptying the bladder dysfunction increases with age What could be simpler than emptying the bladder?
Run the stove (which most cant by emptying the boiler) and rely on your ducting and burn less fuel.
Many patients reviewed during a course of radical radiotherapy for bladder carcinoma have urinary flow symptoms, which may suggest impaired bladder emptying.
cesspools constantly overflowed, often because emptying them was prohibitively expensive. some were even open to the elements.
People didn't want to spend the money emptying the cesspool and just put a pipe in to run into the nearest dike.
Another person is responsible for emptying the bins and feeding much of the non-clinical waste into an on-site compactor.
delayed gastric emptying, reduced bowel motility.
Risk of bladder dysfunction increases with age What could be simpler than emptying the bladder?
emptying of the bladder than the usual sitting posture.
emptying ashtrays, make sure the contents are cold.
emptying the bowels of stools (feces ).
Gastrointestinal system Vomiting, delayed gastric emptying, reduced bowel motility.
It complements the action of insulin by slowing gastric emptying, which delays the absorption of sugars from food.
Subsequent hypohydration impairs gastric emptying and can cause gastric upset, nausea or vomiting, which in turn limit further ability to drink.
As the stomach empties, these constrictor rings begin further up in the body of the stomach promoting further gastric emptying.
This treatment failed to improve symptoms or improve gastric emptying.
incomplete bladder emptying.
The amount of paging traffic on EMAS concerned with trivial buffer filling and emptying rapidly became insufferable.
neurogenic bladder causing incontinence and incomplete emptying of the bladder.
parenteral opioids cause delayed gastric emptying, which may already have been impeded by labor itself.
Activation of the autonomic nervous system also delays gastric emptying and reduces intestinal peristalsis.
radiotherapy for bladder carcinoma have urinary flow symptoms, which may suggest impaired bladder emptying.
The pouch is held directly over the toilet or a suitable receptacle for emptying.
He also stages a rather shambolic puppet show where the principals have been replaced by emptying bottles of booze.
slows gastric emptying.
Keep it in mind that these DIY kits allow you to add more toner without emptying the waste toner bin.
Nineveh, according to Herodotus, was besieged by Cyaxares and the Medes but saved by Madyes and the Scythians some twenty or more years before the Medes in alliance with Nabopolassar, king of Babylon, finally took it, c. 606 B.C. Much conjecture has been lavished upon the varying accounts which have reached us of the capture, but it seems probable that a heavy flood or the besiegers burst the great dam and while thus emptying the moats launched a flood against the west wall on the inside and thus breached the defences.
106Ã‚° 15' W., and emptying into the Mississippi, at Napoleon, Arkansas, in lat.
The Kaskaskia, in the S., notable for its variations in volume, and the Rock, in the N., are the other important rivers emptying into the Mississippi; the Embarrass and Little Wabash, the Saline and Cache in the E., are the important tributaries of the Wabash and Ohio rivers.
In labor the administration of opioids markedly slows gastric emptying.
Any of these conditions can result in similar symptoms of difficulty in emptying the bladder or the need to urinate more frequently.
They can be as simple as emptying the garbage, making the bed, or putting away the utensils.
Some shredders have a clear or translucent wastebasket allowing you to see when it needs emptying.
The primary disadvantage in this type of shredder is not being able to see when the basket needs emptying.
He has always flung a little litter in the past, but now it's so bad he's almost completely emptying his box every day.
When this clumping litter first came on the market, it immediately became popular specifically because cat boxes filled with clumping clay litter did not require complete emptying more than once or twice a month.
Pet owners who are scooping and emptying out a cat box may also inhale airborne particles during the cleaning process.
Meditation is a skill that requires focusing the mind, emptying it of extraneous thoughts and allowing it to relax.
Generally after every use or emptying, wiping down the sink with soap and warm water is enough to keep it clean.
Allow jewelry to rest for a few minutes before emptying it into a strainer or colander.
Whether you are looking for party dresses, Sunday best, or simple sleepwear, there is sure to be a style that suits your taste without emptying your bank account.
The doctor may also order a gastric emptying study.
Some doctors also use promotility agents to tighten the LES and promote faster emptying of the stomach.
The duodenum is the first part of the small intestine, extending from the valve at the bottom of the stomach that regulates stomach emptying (pylorus valve) to the second part of the small intestine (jejunum).
Problems with bladder emptying can make toilet teaching a slower process in children with VUR.
When the esophagus ends in a pouch instead of emptying into the stomach, food, liquids, and saliva cannot pass through.
Engorgement is caused when you leave milk in your breasts either by not emptying them during feedings or by missing feedings.
Discounted towels come in all types of designs, so you will be able to declare your love for your favorite sports team or superhero without any problems - and without emptying your wallet.
Emptying your pocketbook comes with the territory, right?
A more expensive model will have an exhaust kit that actually vents the heat exhaust outside your home and alleviates the need to constantly be emptying a water from the condensation.
Yes, it is true that many famous perfumes have been translated into a candle form, but this is done using the perfume oil specific to the fragrance, and not by emptying out a perfume bottle into the wax.
Give them small jobs to do, such as setting the table or emptying a small trash can.
Put the children to work on minor tasks such as emptying dishwashers, setting the table and sweeping through the house for trash and other detritus - this will save you time and teach them organization.
Laxatives, including herbal "diet teas" containing senna, are used to control weight by speeding elimination and emptying the intestines.
These are not fad diets, but healthy options for those who are ready to lose weight without emptying the money from their pockets.
The low ground between it and the shore, and between the Niagara escarpment and the water on the Canadian shore, is a celebrated fruit growing district, covered with vineyards, peach, apple and pear orchards and fruit farms. The Niagara river is the main feeder of the lake; the other largest rivers emptying into the lake are the Genesee, Oswego and Black from the south side, and the Trent, which discharges into the upper end of the bay of Quinte, a picturesque inlet 70 m.
In the best-appointed refineries the whole of the work in connexion with the char is performed mechanically, with the exception of packing the filter cisterns with fresh char and emptying the spent and washed char on to the carrying bands.
Furthermore, with the large furnaces which gas-firing makes possible mechanical appliances may be substituted for manual labour in many operations, such as removing and replacing broken retorts, mixing and conveying the charge, drawing and casting the metal, charging and emptying the retorts, and removing the residues and products.
The town at Gabes itself is on the fringe of a splendid oasis, which is maintained by the water of an everrunning stream emptying itself into the sea at Gabes after a course of not more than 20 m.
Three rivers emptying into the bay - the San Juan, Canimar and Yumuri - have deposited much silt, necessitating the use of lighters in loading and unloading large ships.
long, emptying into the Oklawaha river and navigable by small river steamers.
All of these are rapid and shallow, affording navigation only for canoes; but the largest of them, Nelson river, drains the great Manitoban lakes, Winnipeg, Winnipegosis and Manitoba, which are frequented by steamers, and receive the waters of Lake-of-the-Woods, Lake Seul and many others emptying into Winnipeg river from Ontario; of Red river coming in from the United States to the south; and of the southern parts of the Rocky Mountains and the western prairie provinces drained by the great Saskatchewan river.
Among the Guanches of the Canary Islands, however, the Egyptian methods of emptying the body and padding he skin were closely paralleled.
They may be supported by iron standards or brick piers, back and front, bearing up a flat bar of iron on which the slates may rest; the use of the bar will give wider intervals between the supports, which will be found convenient for filling and emptying the beds.
Altogether it is estimated (by von Dingelstedt) that the total discharge of all the rivers emptying into the Caspian amounts annually to a volume equal to 174.5 cub.
The Feather, emptying into the Sacramento river about 20 m.
of the centre of the state is an area with no outward drainage, the streams emptying into desert lakes.
A single section can be removed and replaced without entirely emptying the stack, as a shell of congealed slag always coats the inner surface of the jacket.
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