Holding that chemistry had not attained the rank of a science - his lectures dealt with the "effects of heat and mixture" - he had an almost morbid horror of hasty generalization or of anything that had the pretensions of a fully fledged system.
His great-grandson Charles Howard, although fledged in a nest of cavaliers, changed sides and fought at Worcester for the parliament.
Other Greek statesmen, and notably Tricoupis, had worked for a Balkan League but failed, partly, no doubt, owing to adverse circumstances, but partly also because of Greek unpreparedness for war and of the inflexibility of the Greek claims. Venizelos was, it is true, favoured by circumstances - the Balkan races just then had been drawn together in self-defence against the newly fledged tyranny of the Young Turks in Macedonia and Thrace, while the military revolt of 1909 had swept the Greek political stage clear of nearly all the corrupt parties, that hitherto had blocked the wheels of the nation's progress.
Then the vouchers would become fully fledged shares, traded on the stock market.
Three clutches of four eggs were laid and one pair fledged a brood of four.
fledged broods seen in the city center, common at Warty NP.
fledged juveniles observed.
fledged chicks at all times.
fledged youngsters by two adult birds.
fledged juvenile birds.
fledged bringing the total to eight.
fledged young was nine fewer than the amended figure for 1998.
A sixth fatality involved a newly fledged juvenile which was found grounded unable to fly.
There were also some recently fledged juvenile Ravens on the island.
There was also some doubt as to whether the young birds were in the nest or already fledged and sitting some distance away.
The now fledged chicks have to undertake the first migration on their own.
fledged from two nests.
Egyptian Goose bred successfully near Kimpton Mill (TK) with at least two fully fledged juveniles seen.
personality be a fully fledged philosophy, which is realized in practice by charismatic personalities.
Just the fact that Alice had never done a full fledged concert with just one guitar got me pretty psyched up to do it.
This last spitfire was a fully fledged ground attack aircraft that used the short barrelled Hispano Mk 5 guns.
Roughly the size of Scotland, Lake Malawi displays the temperament of a fully fledged sea.
Disney has become the undead, but he awaits reanimation as a fully fledged zombie.
COMMON TERN, Common throughout, many with fledged young.
pp. 50-71), was found to be established on a single character of the feet only; though he was careful to point out, immediately after formulating the definition of his subclasses Constrictipedes and Inconstrictipedes, that the former " make, in general, compact and well-built nests, wherein they bring up their very weak, blind, and mostly naked young, which they feed with care, by bringing food to them for many days, until they are fledged and sufficiently strong to leave their nest," observing also that they " are principally monogamous " (pp. 55, 56); while of the latter he says that they " make either a poor and rude nest, in which they lay their eggs, or else none, depositing them on the bare ground.
This last Spitfire was a fully fledged ground attack aircraft that used the short barrelled Hispano Mk 5 guns.
I turned my blog into a full fledged website and really tried to focus on making it as easy as possible for people to find gifts for exactly who they were looking for.
A Health Maintenance Organization or HMO is a full fledged organization of healthcare providers.
NEST, the place where a bird lays its eggs, hatches them out, and shelters them until they are fledged.
auk colony at the Bill fledged and left the breeding ledges.
The parent birds are normally in attendance to the fledged chicks at all times.
This is how pidgins become Creoles, which then become fully fledged languages.
fledged juvenile which was found grounded unable to fly.
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