long, a certain volume being discharged at every blow and carried forward by the flushing water over an apron or table in front, covered by copper plates filled with mercury.
She looked at it, flushing to think someone had taken the time to figure out her sizes.
A great fleet was fitted out, partly at Flushing, partly in the Texel.
Mine fires may sometimes be reached by bore-holes sunk for the purpose from the surface, and the burning workings below filled by flushing with culm and water.
Her face was flushing again, and he saw the signs she wasn't as unaffected by him as he first thought.
The failure of the archduke John to arrive in time at Wagram (5th of July), the lack of support accorded by the Spaniards to Wellesley before and after the battle of Talavera (28th of July), and the slowness with which the British government sent forth its great armada against Flushing and Antwerp, a fortnight after Austria sued for an armistice from Napoleon, enabled that superb organizer to emerge victorious from a most precarious situation.
To do this the city maintained (1906) 24 flushing wagons working 2 shifts of 8 hours each per day.
The prosperity of the town has been revived in modern times by the establishment by the railway company of a branch line from Sittingbourne in connexion with a service of mail and passenger steamers to Flushing (Holland), which run twice daily.
The cost of filling has been greatly reduced by the system of flushing culm, sand, gravel and similar material, through pipes leading from the surface into mine workings.
The principal towns in Walcheren are Middelburg, the chief town of the province, Flushing and Veere; all three connected by a canal (1867-72) which divides the island in two.
He died at Flushing in May 1657.
The next European visitor was Samuel Van de Putte, of Flushing, an LL.D.
It must be further remarked that both the " dunepans," or depressions, which are naturally marshy through their defective drainage, and the geest grounds - that is, the grounds along the foot of the downs - have been in various places either planted with wood or turned into arable and pasture land; while the numerous springs at the base of the dunes are of the utmost value to the great cities situated on the marshy soil inland, the example set by Amsterdam in 1853 in supplying itself with this water having been readily followed by Leiden, the Hague, Flushing, &c.
Darcie dropped her hand, her face flushing.
"I see you've met Aisha," she said stubbornly, flushing.
I just want to know if … it's important, she asked, face flushing.
Other considerable towns are Dordrecht, Maastricht, Leeuwarden, Zwolle, Delft, 's Hertogenbosch, Schiedam, Deventer, Breda, Apeldoorn, Helder, Enschede, Gouda, Zaandam, Kampen, Hilversum, Flushing, Amersfoort, Middelburg, Zutphen and Alkmaar.
In Zeeland they connect the towns of the interior with the sea or the river mouths; for example, the one from Middelburg to Veere and Flushing (1866-1878), from Goes to the East Scheldt, and from Zierikzee also to the East Scheldt.
The four transverse lines belong to the State and Holland railways alternately and are, beginning with the State railway: (1) the line Flushing (1872) - Rozendaal (1860) - Tilburg (1863) - Bokstel (whence there is a branch line belonging to the North Brabant and Germany railway company via Vechel to Goch in Germany, opened in 1873) - Eindhoven - Venlo and across Prussian border (1866); (2) the line Hook of Holland - Rotterdam (1893) - Dordrecht (1872-1877) - Elst (1882-1885) - Nijmwegen (1879) - Cleves, Germany (1865); (3) the line Rotterdam - Utrecht (1866-1869) and Amsterdam - Utrecht - Arnhem (1843-1845) to Emmerich in Germany (1856): this line formerly belonged to the Netherlands-Rhine railway company, but was bought by the state in 1890; and finally (4) the line Amsterdam - Hilversum - Amersfoort - Apeldoorn (1875), whence it is continued (a) via Deventer, Almelo and Hengelo to Salzbergen, Germany (1865); (b) via Zutphen, Hengelo (1865), Enschede (1866) to Gronau, Germany; (c) via Zutphen (1876) and Ruurlo to Winterswyk (1878).
The principal shipbuilding yards are at Amsterdam, Kinderdijk, Rotterdam and at Flushing, where there is a government dockyard for building warships.
The other principal ports are Flushing, Terneuzen (for Belgium), Harlingen, Delfzyl, Dordrecht, Zaandam, Schiedam, Groningen, den Helder, Middelburg, Vlaardingen.
Elizabeth was alarmed by the successes of the Spanish arms, and especially by the fall of Antwerp; and, though refusing the sovereignty, she agreed to send a force of s000 foot and I 000 horse to the aid of the Provinces under the command of the earl of Leicester, her expenses being - guaranteed by the handing over to her the towns of Flushing, Brill and Rammekens as pledges (loth of August 1585).
Of the two channels named, the southern, which reaches the sea at Flushing, is the more important and is used for ocean commerce.
Later in the same year William Wickenden of Providence evangelized and administered the ordinances at Flushing, but was heavily fined and banished.
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Queenborough to Flushing (Zeeland Steamship company).
The capture of Brill and of Flushing in 1572 by the Sea- William Beggars led to the submission of the greater part of of Orange Holland and Zeeland to the authority of the prince Stad- of Orange, who, as stadholder, summoned the states holder.
He was educated at Bellevue Seminary, an institution conducted by his father, the Rev. William Henry Gilder (1812-1864), in Flushing, Long Island.
She stepped into the room, her face flushing at the knowledge that she had become an unnecessary burden.
"It's all flushing down the crapper," Martha bawled.
"No, B, he's â€¦" Kyle met her gaze, flushing.
I just want to know if â€¦ it's important, she asked, face flushing.
flushing the cache, then reloading the HTML document, should clear up the problem.
I'm going to try flushing my system and using new coolant, as well as getting all the dust out.
Niacin intake above 100mg daily may cause a temporary flushing sensation.
Adverse events included nausea, headache, gastrointestinal pain, flushing, dyspepsia, asthenia, loss of appetite, vomiting and hot flushes.
These include flushing, stunting syndrome, feed refusal syndrome, poult growth depression and poult enteritis complex.
They may also cause you to feel dizzy or faint or cause facial flushing.
flushing the loo hasn't helped all that much.
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At their worst they are still trying to kill foxes perhaps by flushing to guns or by using a bird of prey.
haggard frame was enveloped in a huge blue flushing coat frosted like a plum-cake with ice and snow.
hippo bags the volume of water needed for toilet flushing has been reduced.
The only side effect of treatment has been transient flushing during the bolus infusion.
lavatoryter is then recycled and used for flushing the lavatories.
Caution: It is important that waste pipes are not in any way blocked before flushing the liners.
Examples might be flushing the loo, or dropping some heavy object on the floor.
Commonly reported adverse effects include headache, flushing, nausea, dizziness and peripheral edema.
niacin intake above 100mg daily may cause a temporary flushing sensation.
Symptoms caused by niacin supplements, such as flushing, have been reduced with sustained-release (also called " time-release ") niacin products.
rainwater harvesting system to provide toilet flushing for a 3 or 4 bedroom house is likely to cost at least £ 2,000.
The garden also harvests rainwater, which is used for flushing the building's toilets.
A larger tank in a relatively rainy area could meet the needs of WC flushing, washing-machine and other uses?
Occlusions are usually remedied by flushing the tube with tap water; kinking may need readjustment of the tubing.
syphonlso manufacture market-leading plastic flushing siphons, flushing and inlet valves, in-wall frames and supports, spares and accessories.
The university uses the equivalent of a small reservoir of water each year; 20 million liters alone are used simply for flushing urinals.
Flushing, the port of Zeeland, which commanded the approach to Antwerp; and the inhabitants were compelled to take the oath to the prince of Orange, as stadtholder of the king.
"And it must seem to you," said Boris flushing slightly, but not changing his tone or attitude, "it must seem to you that everyone is trying to get something out of the rich man?"
"He higher iss dan I in rank," said the German colonel of the hussars, flushing and addressing an adjutant who had ridden up, "so let him do what he vill, but I cannot sacrifice my hussars...
Oh, what a pig I am! he repeated, flushing suddenly.
Rostov, flushing, drew Dolokhov into the next room.
"All right, all right, you can tell us afterwards," said Princess Mary, flushing.
"Have they surrendered my ancient capital without a battle?" asked the Emperor quickly, his face suddenly flushing.
Natasha is with him, answered Sonya, flushing.
I send them away and take a weceipt for them, shouted Denisov, suddenly flushing.
"Like my father?" asked the boy, flushing crimson and looking up at Pierre with bright, ecstatic eyes.
This is achieved by flushing the desiccant bed with a flow of purge air which may or may not be heated.
A rainwater harvesting system to provide toilet flushing for a 3 or 4 bedroom house is likely to cost at least £ 2,000.
The garden also harvests rainwater, which is used for flushing the building 's toilets.
We also manufacture market-leading plastic flushing siphons, flushing and inlet valves, in-wall frames and supports, spares and accessories.
If she isn't afraid of a flushing toilet, you can dump the contents of the potty into the toilet while she watches, and let her flush it.
If she is afraid, however, wait until she leaves the bathroom before flushing.
One-and-two-piece toilets, various bowls and seats are deciding factors, as well as different types of tanks and flushing systems.
Meant to conserve water, the newer ones still get the same flushing success as with the older models.
However, the perk to this type of flushing system is you're less likely to get clogs.
They only use water weight and gravity for flushing as opposed to air pressure.
Cleaning flushable litter is a simple matter of scooping out the waste and flushing it down the toilet.
Stop using toilets as wastebaskets - Frequent flushing to get rid of soiled facial tissues or cigarette butts is a waste of water.
And, those flushing toilets require a great deal of support down the line to handle the disposal of the waste contaminated water, either a sewage system or a septic tank must be in place.
After our system puts the greywater through the filtration and disinfection processes, it can safely be used for flushing toilets and for irrigation systems.
If you don't take care of your pet you won't get a knock on your door from the local animal shelter, and the chances of you flushing your computer down the toilet are small.
When combined with alcohol, it produces unpleasant side effects, such as flushing, throbbing headache, nausea, and vomiting.
Should flushing waste not be an option for you, consider an "in-ground" dog septic system that is widely available today.
Each flower is large, opening wide and flat, with sometimes a pale flushing towards the edge of the petals.
Toilets come in many shapes and sizes, as well as flushing systems.
Take care of any stains or deposits (like chemicals or salts) immediately by flushing the coat surface with cool, clean water.
Avoid excessive alcohol, caffeine and spicy foods, which can aggravate symptoms like flushing and hot flashes.
Despite that, you are kept busy flushing out the bad guys, directing your teammates, finding and completing your objectives, so when the action does hit, be prepared to some quick thinking and button pressing to finish your mission.
For some, this indulgence comes with a price. The Red Wine Headache (RWH) is a mysterious syndrome that causes some wine drinkers to experience throbbing headaches, flushing, and queasiness.
Also naturally present in wine, histamines cause the symptoms that creep up during allergy season – think flushing, sneezing, runny nose, and watery eyes.
Black tea: Before indulging in red wine, drinking a cup of this antioxidant-filled tea may alleviate the body’s response to histamines, especially flushing and a throbbing head.
Do not neglect them when flushing the lines.
While flushing the lines is the most important part of winterization, camper owners may also want to cover their RVs, including the spare tires.
Among these are yellow dye number 5, which can cause hives; and monosodium glutamate, which produces flushing, headaches, and chest pain.
Niacin can also cause flushing when taken in high doses.
Also refers to the technique of removing wax (cerumen) from the ear canal by flushing it with water.
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The first symptoms of an anaphylactic reaction are associated with the skin: flushing (warmth and redness), itching (often in the groin or armpits), and hives.
If the particle is small, it can be dislodged by blinking or pulling the upper lid over the lower lid and flushing out the speck.
DDAVP has relatively few side effects although some people may experience facial flushing, tingling sensations, and headaches after treatment with this medication.
Place the tick in a closed container (for species identification later, should symptoms develop) or dispose of it by flushing or by placing the tick between scotch tape.
Other symptoms may include dizziness, weakness, seizures, coughing, flushing, or cramping.
Consuming the recommended eight glasses of water per day will restore vitality in your skin, hair and nails, while flushing out your system and removing the toxins that can cause bad skin, wrinkles, and dry hair.
You may also experience reddening or flushing of your skin due to niacin's ability to dilate surface capillaries and bring blood to the regions below your skin surface.
Side effects can include headache, flushing of the face or upset stomach.
Some people may consider not flushing the toliet each time and having kids share bathwater to be ideas that are too extreme.
Raw foods and vegetable juices are necessary components for flushing your system of toxins.
Muscles get a beating but bounce back quickly due to the rapid blood flow, sending in fresh nutrients and flushing out old waste products.
Cardio workouts help bring blood to the surface of the skin, flushing the body of toxins and releasing excess pore-clogging sweat and oils.
While the underlying causes are largely unknown, there is some evidence that suggests sun exposure, stress, and other situations which cause flushing or blushing of the cheeks may exacerbate those with the condition.
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