It fixes the hire of ship and of crew.
The first category included the " imposts " properly so called, the fixed contributions (redevances fixes) to be paid by the " privileged provinces, " and the military exoneration tax.
4 The canon law fixes the thirtieth year as the lowest age for episcopal consecration.
As regards " middling " American, the committee fixes " spot " by allowing so many " points on or off " present month futures.
We are told that we can see " the law at work underneath the more superficial agencies on which attention fixes itself "; it " undergoes temporary suspension," which may last indefinitely; and " there is another agency, in habitual antagonism " to it, namely, " the progress of civilization," which may include every kind of human improvement.
525), Halevy fixes 115 B.C. as the epoch of the Sabaean era.
People want quick fixes and to get rich quickly, but I want to build something here.
The interval between the back of the tubbing and the sides of the borehole is then filled up with concrete, which on setting fixes the tubbing firmly in position.
The presbytery fixes the former for specific business; the latter is summoned by the moderator, either on his own initiative or on the requisition of two or more members of presbytery, for the transaction of business which has suddenly emerged.
The Port Authority fixes the port rates, which, however, must not in any two consecutive years exceed one-thousandth part of the value of all imports and exports, or a three-thousandth of the value of goods discharged from or taken on board vessels not within the premises of a dock.
Reinach's explanation of this ancient crux interpretum, which has been accepted by Harnack, Bousset, Porter, Sanday, Swete and others, fixes the earliest date of the composition of the Apocalypse as A.D.
Each county has its own administrative boards and officers; and there are two justices of the peace and two constables for every township. The board of supervisors, consisting of not more than seven members, elected for a term of three years, has the care of county property and the management of county business, including highways and bridges; it fixes the rate of county taxes within prescribed limits, and levies the taxes for state and county purposes.
The state board fixes the rate of the state tax.
The old trade-route from Cappadocia to Sinope, which had passed out of use centuries before the time of Strabo (pp. 540, 546), fixes this centre with precision.
The present rule which fixes the ordination of clergy in the Ember weeks cannot be traced farther back than the time of Pope Gelasius, A.D.
The charter also fixes the number of councillors, the Parish councils.
He was still at college in Vienna when the sudden death of his father raised him to the Khedivate; and he was barely of age according to Turkish law, which fixes majority at eighteen in cases of succession to the throne.
fiche, that which "fixes," a peg.
In the former case the larva creeps along the tadpole until it reaches the branchial opening into which it darts, fixes its sucker, and then throws off its cilia.
a pro-embryo - a cellular row of which the cell nearest the micropyle becomes attached to the apex of the embryo-sac, and thus fixes the position of the developing embryo, while the terminal cell is projected into its cavity.
Since, then, all the voluntary actions of men tend to their own preservation or pleasure, it cannot be reasonable to aim at anything else; in fact, nature rather than reason fixes this as the end of human action; it is reason's function to show the means.
One workman holds the blowing iron with the mass of glass attached to it, and another fixes an iron rod by means of a seal of glass to the extremity of the mass.
A modern glassblower, when making an amphora-shaped vase, finishes the base first, fixes an iron rod to the finished base with a seal of glass, severs the vase from the blowing iron, and finishes the mouth, whilst he holds the vase by the iron attached to its base.
The board of county commissioners fixes the rate of county taxes and levies those taxes; and the county treasurer collects the taxes of the state and those of the county.
At the beginning and end of each chapter occur puzzle-canons, wherein the primary part or parts alone are given, and the reader has to discover the canon that fixes the period and the interval at which the response is to enter.
The constitution fixes the debt limit at $100,000 over and above the share of the territorial debt assumed at the time of the formation of the state.
The god here states that he is about to send a deluge, which will cause destruction to all mankind, and he gives directions for the building of a great ship in which "the beasts of the field and the birds of heaven" may be saved, along with Ut-napishtim and his family; he fixes the size of the ship and directs that it should be covered with a strong roof or deck.
Another tradition - accepted by the Kurds, Syrians and Nestorians - fixes on Mount Judi, in the south of Armenia, on the left bank of the Tigris, near Jezire, as the Ark's resting-place.
He thus fixes the date at the same period as Isaac Taylor had done in his Greeks and Goths and The Alphabet.
He who injures no creature obtains without effort what he thinks of, what he strives for, and what he fixes his mind on.
where a salvor is justified in detaining a British vessel, the master may obtain leave to depart by going with the salvor before the consul, who, after hearing evidence as to the service rendered and the proportion of ship's value and freight claimed, fixes the amount for which the master is to give bond and security.
The Ordo Romanus fixes the spring fast in the first week of March (then the first month); the summer fast in the second week of June; the autumnal fast in the third week of September; and the winter fast in the complete week next before Christmas eve.
southern sky left blank of stellar emblazonments was necessarily centred on the pole; and since the pole shifts among the stars through the effects of precession by a known annual amount, the ascertainment of any former place for it virtually fixes the epoch.
This law fixes the ortler of succession as follows: should no legitimate descendant of Alphonso XII.
The altered polo-rule, which fixes the limit of height at 14 hands 2 in., may be productive of some little confusion; but for all other purposes 14 hands is the recognized maximum height of a pony.
The eyepiece micrometer allows its errors to be diminished, if one measures at different points and then fixes a mean value.
The manuscripts in which Marie's poems are preserved date from the late 13th or even the 14th century, but the language fixes the date of the poems in the second half of the 12th century.
The word "dentist" has the denotation "man or woman who fixes teeth."
bug fixes to VS 2005.
buggy new version fixes lots of the small but nevertheless annoying buggies found in the previous version.
The outer layer (the mesophyll) fixes CO2 using the enzyme PEP carboxylase to form 4-carbon organic acids.
VIA speed change fixes: various changes to make the VIA driver really work on speed changes, and various other cleanups.
erratumout more about the bug fixes from our data set errata page.
This is mostly merging small fixes from the pending queue.
Picasa also makes advanced editing simple by putting one-click fixes and powerful effects at your fingertips.
She said, " There are no quick fixes.
WC 2004 is gone, we need the new manager to develop a future side, not look for quick, short-term fixes.
Friday 18th August 2000 Just minor fixes to the site.
The most recent version fixes a few known security flaws in earlier versions.
The front mountings of the hard top fixes on to the screen rail using bolts and clamps.
In what ways are chains of failures of technical fixes historically connected to chains of attempts to escape the experimenter's regress?
If your dog travels on the seat they should wear a safety harness which fixes to the car seat belts.
Activision have just released this rather sizable patch for Elite Force II, which contains a long list of fixes.
Reasons for upgrading the kernel may include a better virtual memory subsystem, or important security fixes.
Scheduling Family Viewing Policy This fixes the nine o'clock watershed.
There is also a fungus named Xylaria vaporaria, which sometimes fixes itself on mushroombeds and produces such an enormous quantity of string-like spawn that the entire destruction of the bed results.
Aphides are provided with a mealy skin, which does not allow water to be attached to it, and thus insecticides for destroying them contain soft soap, which fixes the solution to the skin; paraffin is added to corrode the skin, and the up the breathing pores and so produces asphyxiation.
He fixes the proportion of slaves to free men as that of three to one for the time between the conquest of Greece (146 B.C.) and the reign of Alexander Severus (A.D.
Sir William Tite, in describing a tessellated pavement found in 1854 on the site of the Excise Office (Bishopsgate Street), expresses the opinion that the finished character of the pavement points to a period of security and wealth, and fixes on the reign of Hadrian (A.D.
It is true that tradition largely fixes the form of figures and symbols in apocalyptic. Yet each new apocalypse is to some extent a reinterpretation of traditional material, which the writer uses not wholly freely but with reverence from the conviction that they contained the key to the mysteries of the present and the past.
Laurent and others were right, and that Clostridium pasteurianum, for instance, if protected from access of free oxygen by an envelope of aerobic bacteria or fungi, and provided with the carbohydrates and minerals necessary for its growth, fixes nitrogen in proportion to the amount of sugar consumed.
Keill's text book; Nouveau zodiaque (1755); Observations de la lune, du soleil, et des etoiles fixes (1751-1775); Lois du magnetisme (1776-1778), &c. See J.
In what ways are chains of failures of technical fixes historically connected to chains of attempts to escape the experimenter 's regress?
If you present a manufacturer with your state's lemon laws after a number of fixes have been made, there is a chance that you will get recompense without having to take things to a legal arena.
A quick tip of the cup fixes that problem.
Many people complain about how the heat is collected in most memory foam mattresses and the CoolMax Mattress fixes this issue.
Did you know there are a few quick fixes you can use to camouflage these blemishes?
Phixr.com is the ideal website for quick photo fixes.
Instead of trashing the cameras, the company tests them, fixes any problems, re-certifies them, and places them back on sale as refurbished items.
Quick fixes, which can be found on this demo site, include how to fix an underexposed or overexposed photograph, accurate resizing techniques, masking and montage techniques and even subtler editing tricks like selecting a subject's hair.
Even people who are very confident in their baking and decorating skills can suffer some mishaps along the way, so take plenty of time to prepare for making the cake, and be ready with quick fixes if something does happen to go wrong.
From heavyweight rain suits to temporary fixes, you can find rain gear at department stores, catalogs and the Internet.
Hemming the pants and shortening the sleeves are two common fixes, but try to get the best fit possible when you shop.
Organic soil fixes vary depending on soil composition and what deficiency is present.
These differences are what make one soil different from another and influences which organic soil fixes are needed.
When searching for organic soil fixes for your clay soil, your goals should be to increase the nutrients available to your plants and to loosen the soil texture.
Add soil amendments: It doesn't matter how nice your soil looks, it can benefit from the addition of some compost or manure, and other fixes that might be needed to balance out a less-than-ideal soil texture.
This can save quite a bit of money as blazer fixes can often be expensive.
There are easy fixes that can be done at home, like loose screws or nose pad replacements.
Repair centers not only honor the warranties, but claim to offer low cost fixes (for those issues that aren't covered under warranty, such as problems that arise with regular daily use) and a quick turnaround.
There are a few online stores that sell replicas, but don't forget about less expensive quick fixes to your costume needs in the form of tinted swim goggles.
I decided to wait until the major bug fixes were corrected before playing the game.
If you decide to purchase this game, keep in mind that you may need to download the bug patch fixes (unless they release a newer version with it included).
At the same time, the update fixes several known bugs including the teleporter bug found in the Relic map.
Quick and Easy Fashion Fixes lets you dress someone who is in need of a last minute outfit.
Most patches are created to provide a number of bug and crash fixes.
One of the easiest fixes for putting up long hair when nothing else is working, or when you're just in a hurry, is a classic bun.
Flipping a property: A dilapidated home is purchased and immediately sold to someone else who then fixes it up and sells it for profit.
Most Braun shaver repair needs have easy fixes.
As you can tell, there are many quick fixes for your blender problems.
While childcare vouchers can certainly save the day for parents who are in dire need of daycare for their children, participants must look at these vouchers as temporary fixes.
Should your computer crash before you do, some hotels offer technical assistance with quick fixes by "technology concierges," or 24-hour IT help lines.
While anti-spyware developers are working to develop fixes, no current program is able to detect this bug.
IE 6 was a patchwork of frantic fixes to address a growing number of security and stability issues, until it resembled a ship that was all patches and no hull.
A user should regularly check Microsoft for updates and download critical security fixes as soon as they become available.
From small changes to large fixes, some important recalls have occurred that you may need to take care of as soon as possible.
If you're looking for quick fixes and fad diets, you won't find them here.
Ab machines are not quick fixes and simply offer an ab workout alternative to traditional floor ab exercises.
Unfortunately there are no quick fixes and there does not seem to be any immediate financial relief for the homeowners who want to quickly replace their defective drywall.
Perhaps the top five lingerie fixes can help.
Ruby is not about "quick fixes" or gimmicks when it comes to losing weight.
She became addicted to drugs, which led to her sex addiction as she bartered sex in order to get her fixes.
There are no quick fixes for these kinds of eye problems, but topical moisture is always beneficial.
This information is reviewed as the program checks for and fixes errors.
A permanent body (the commission permanente des valeurs) fixes the average prices of the Imporis.
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A slave often ran away; if caught, the captor was bound to restore him to his master, and the Code fixes a reward of two shekels which the owner must pay the captor.
fixes the amount of the relief to be paid to the king by the heir of any of his vassals.
The rotation of the earth thus fixes the directions of north and south and defines those of east and west.
22), Bagohi (Bagoas), governor of Judah, and Delaiah and Shelemiah sons of Sanballat (408-407 B.C.) They ignore any strained relations between Samaria and Judah, and Delaiah and Bagohi unite in granting permission to the Jewish colony to rebuild their place of worship. If this fixes the date of Sanballat and Nehemiah in the time of the first Artaxerxes, the probability of confusion in the later written sources is enhanced by the recurrence of identical names of kings, priests, &c., in the history.
After a certain time the larva fixes itself by its stalk to some stone or rock, and the skirt-like second segment turns forward over the head and forms the mantle.
The fact that Fareham (Fernham, Ferham) formed part of the original endowment of the see of Winchester fixes its existence certainly as early as the 9th century.
Zahn fixes the date at 97, Salmon a few years later, Lipsius 142.
Sometimes he fixes the decoration himself, employing for that purpose a small kiln which stands in his back garden; sometimes he entrusts this part of the work to a factory.
There is a chapter on crystal-gazing in Les Nevroses et les idees fixes of Dr Janet (1898).
Swete writes here: "The voice fixes a maximum price for the main food-stuffs.
The state legislature biennially fixes the rate of taxes for state purposes; the amount of this levy is now limited by the Constitution to 21 mills on the dollar.
In Cordylophora the embryo is set free at the parenchymula stage as a planula which fixes itself and develops into a polyp, both gastrula and actinula stages being suppressed.
- The birth of Christ took place before the death of Herod, and the evidence of Josephus fixes the death of Herod, with some approach to certainty, in the early spring of 4 B.C. Josephus, indeed, while he tells us that Herod died not long before Passover, nowhere names the exact year; but he gives four calculations which serve to connect Herod's death with more or less known points, namely, the length of Herod's own reign, both from his de jure and from his de facto accession, and the length of the reigns of two of his successors, Archelaus and Herod Philip, to the date of their deposition and death respectively.
Thus in Germany the commercial code fixes the legal rate of interest on commercial transactions at 5%.
In France, again, the Code fixes the rate of interest on ordinary loans at 5%, and on commercial transactions at 6%.
Peace and War Strengths.German military policy is revised every five years; thus a law of April 1905 fixes the strength and establishments to be attained on March 31, 1910, the necessary augmentations, &c., being carried out gradually in the intervening years.
Its name is said to be derived from a camp formed here by the Danish king, Sweyn, and tradition fixes at this spot the meeting between William the Conqueror and the men of Kent, to whom was confirmed the possession of all their ancient laws and privileges.
By means of the spectroscope it is possible to determine the relative orbital velocity of the two components, and this when compared with the period fixes the absolute dimensions of the orbit; the apparent dimensions of the orbit being known from visual observations the distance can then be found.
After a time the planula fixes itself by the anterior pole, with the blastopore uppermost.
In germination the coleorhiza lengthens, ruptures the pericarp, and fixes the grain to the ground by developing numerous hairs.
quick fix is gone, we need the new manager to develop a future side, not look for quick, short-term fixes.
The Code fixes the price for building and insists on the builder's giving a year's guarantee of seaworthiness.
From the text which Philo uses, it is probable that the translation had been transmitted in writing; and his legend probably fixes the date of the commencement of the undertaking for the reign of Ptolemy Lagus.
In the second place, this method fixes the attention at once on the larger, and therefore more important, parts of the quantities concerned, and thus prevents arithmetical processes from becoming too abstract in character.
In Minnesota the system is carried out by the Railroad and Warehouse Commission (1885), which fixes and defines the different grades of wheat and directs the work.
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