Farr sentence example
- Finally, calculation by statistics (William Farr, Karl Pearson, and others) has been brought into line with other scientific methods: the method is a difficult one, and one full of pitfalls for the unwary, yet when by co-operation of physician and mathematician its applications have been perfected its services will appear more and more indispensable.
- Farr reckoned this to be, in the case of unskilled English emigrants, about 1 75.
- Marriage and child-bearing, in the first place, are operative amongst a fraction of the population only - those of conceptive age; whereas to the Urn of Death, as Dr Farr expressed it, all ages are called upon to contribute in their differing degrees.
- A train of events is set in motion that requires Farr to "come out" or face the consequences.
- Mr Farr, Watson Wyatt, is an experienced senior actuary for some of the largest pension schemes in the UK.Advertisement
- Nigel Farr and Paul Clark managed 17 bream between them and bits when they fished the area in front of the island.
- Farr has drawn diagrams of bending moment for forty different very heavy locomotives on different spans, and has determined for each case a uniform load which at every point would produce as great a bending moment as the actual wheel loads.
- Farr used to call the latter the barometer of the former.
- Michael Farr, author of A Million Is not Enough: How to Retire with the Money You'll Need, breaks things down in terms most people understand.
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- While Spock was inflicted by the Vulcan blood fever "pon farr", he underwent a period of intense and uncontrollable emotional outbursts.
- He is attacked by spores and forced to fall in love with Jill Ireland, and is subjected to the ignominious ritual pon farr as Gene Roddenberry tries to invent a reason why purely rational beings might be forced to have sex.
- Unfortunately, part of the mating ritual involves Spock suffering from a condition known as Pon farr, in which the male Vulcan must "mate or die."
- A great part of Farr's literary production is to be found in the papers which, from 1839 to 1880, he wrote for each annual report of the registrar-general on the cause of the year's deaths in England.Advertisement