Folded sentence example
He carefully folded the letter and placed it back in the envelope.
Jackson folded his hands.
She folded the buffalo robe and placed it on the sand.
Susie had kittens, and two of them had folded ears as well.
His arms were folded across his chest and a twinkle was in his eyes.Advertisement
Señor Medena put his fork down and folded his hands.
She silently folded them and put them in the suitcase while he watched.
He walked around to the driver's side, ducking his head as he folded his long frame into the car.
He folded his arms and ran a hand over his chin reflectively.
She changed, left her folded clothing on the bench outside the locker, and slammed the locker closed.Advertisement
Instead, each individual sheet of paper is folded into a module (or unit), and then assembled into a three-dimensional structure by inserting flaps into pockets created by the folding process.
She jumped, watching as he folded himself into the small chair across from her.
Truly thrilled about the start to her new life, she folded the phone and dropped it into her pocket.
Beneath folded boxer shorts, but not well hidden, rested a black revolver.
She straightened and very carefully folded the sweater before placing it with similar care into the bag.Advertisement
The graceful Immortal was in the study, hands folded in his hands, as if waiting for him.
He met her half the distance and folded her in a warm embrace, his lips seeking hers briefly.
Daniela folded her hands in her lap, her irritation at him replaced by interest.
He wiped his face and sat facing her on the edge of the balcony's railing, arms folded across his chest and legs crossed at the ankle.
She folded her legs beneath her once more on the chair.Advertisement
She shivered in her wool coat, folded the paperwork, and called her sister.
His arms were folded across
He propped his head with one folded arm, silver eyes glowing at her.
His shredded clothing had been laundered and folded.
She sat very still on the dark grey bed, her legs folded and hands in her lap, and stared at Evelyn.Advertisement
He folded it in fourths, rose, and strode away, leaving her alone.
Disturbed, he folded the leaf and placed it in his pocket.
A frown rolled over Frederick's face as he read, then he slowly folded it.
The Exemplar folded his hands, contemplating the request, then turned and walked to the front of the dais.
He squinted and folded his hands in prayer.Advertisement
Miriam folded her hands.
She folded her arms in protest.
Sarah slumped deeper into her chair with her arms still folded.
He leaned a shoulder against the wall and folded his arms across his chest.
With a boom and a crunch, it folded in a cloud of smoke.Advertisement
He slept on his stomach, his arms folded beneath his head, and a sheet covering him from the waist down.
He folded his arms and approached.
The dresser contained neatly folded boxers and T-shirts but nothing else.
Rhyn lay still and folded his hands beneath his head, staring at the sky.
When their lovemaking finished, Dean remained in bed, his arms folded behind his head, awaiting Ethel's return from her obligatory post coital trip to the bathroom.Advertisement
The suitcase contained three sets of underwear and socks, all neatly folded and strapped in place with an elastic cord.
Discarded wrappers and soft drink cans littered the floor, a magazine and a folded newspaper lay between the men on the seat.
Dean folded his own long pants over the back of a chair, careful not to lose his pocket change.
They cleaned the room, folded the chairs and carried the gifts out to his truck.
Lori sat down at the table opposite Carmen and folded her hands on the table.Advertisement
Leaning back in his chair, he folded the newspaper methodically, still watching her.
Her pile of blankets was folded next to him.
Carmen and Jonathan folded clothes while they listened to him read.
Alex methodically folded the paper, his gaze roving over her face.
Arms folded over his chest, his expression indicated he thought he had trapped her in a lie.Advertisement
She folded her arms on the desk.
He folded his hands over his chest and gave her a smug smile.
He lay on his back, hands folded on the blankets, eyeing her skeptically.
Carmen smiled as she folded a towel.
She placed the folded towels in the basket and set it on the floor, turning back to face Alex as he answered.
He put his elbows on the table and folded his hands, leaning slightly toward Senor Medena.
His expression was reflective as he removed the shirt, folded it and laid it on top of the jacket.
Mr. O'Hara slid a leg over the corner of her desk and folded his arms across his chest.
He folded his arms across the top of the car door and rested his chin on his arms.
He leaned against the counter and folded arms across his chest.
He dug his dirty hands into the depths of the folded cloak, relishing the feel of it, then hugged it.
Ashley's clothing was neatly folded on a shelf and her socks tucked into her shoes.
Even the guy's boxers were neatly folded into squares that sat in the middle of the drawer.
He was leaning against the doorframe, arms folded and gaze suspicious.
Both to the east and to the west of this depression the Archean and Palaeozoic rocks which form the greater part of the island are strongly folded, with the exception of the uppermost beds, which belong to the Permian system.
The Cordillera, which bounds them on the west, is formed of folded beds, while the Sierras which rise in their midst, consist mainly of gneiss, granite and schist.
Towards the east they lie at a lower level; but in the Andes they reach a height of nearly 10,000 ft., and are strongly folded, showing that the elevation of the chain was not completed until after their deposition.
The earlier deposits of that sea now rise to the surface in Brittany, the Ardennes, the Montagne Noire and the Cvennes, and in all these regions they arc intensely folded.
Ears large and pointed, and folded down when the animal is at rest.
The simple form of ocellus described in the foregoing paragraph may become folded into a pit or cup, the interior of which becomes filled with a clear gelatinous secretion forming a sort of vitreous Modified after Linko, Travaux Soc. Imp. Nat., St.
Trophosome (only known in one genus), polyps with two tentacles forming a creeping colony; gonosome, free medusae with four, six or more radial canals, giving off one or more lateral branches which run to the margin of the umbrella, with the stomach produced into four, six or more lobes, upon which the gonads are developed; the mouth with four lips or with a folded margin; the tentacles simple, arranged evenly round the margin of the umbrella.
When the wing is folded the long glenoid surface of the head of the humerus is bordered above by the tuberculum externum or superius, in the middle and below by the tuberculum medium or inferius for the insertion of the coraco-brachialis posterior muscle.
The wing of the bird is folded in a unique way, namely, the radius parallel with the humerus, and the whole wrist and hand with their ulnar side against the ulna; upper and forearm in a state of supination, the hand in that of strong abduction.
His draperies are tight and closely folded, being studied (as it is said) from models draped in paper and woven fabrics gummed.
The upper surface of the elytron is sharply folded inwards at intervals, so as to give rise to a regular series of external longitudinal furrows (striae) and to form a set of supports between the two chitinous layers forming the elytron.
The wing, when not in use, is folded d Pupa of Dyticus.
The wings, which are not capable of being folded, are usually transparent, but occasionally pigmented and adorned with coloured spots, blotches or bands; the wing-membrane, though sometimes clothed with minute hairs, seldom bears scales; the wing-veins, which are of great importance in the classification of Diptera, are usually few in number and chiefly longitudinal, there being a marked paucity of cross-veins.
In the south, in Syria, Arabia and the peninsula of India, none but the oldest rocks are folded, and the Upper Palaeozoic, the Mesozoic and the Tertiary beds lie almost horizontally upon them.
It is not true that throughout the whole width of this zone the beds are folded.
North of the folded belt, and including Emery the greater part of Siberia, Mongolia and northern China, lies another area which is, in general, free from any important folding of Mesozoic or Tertiary age.
There are, it is true, mountain ranges which are formed of folded beds; but in many cases the direction of the chains is different from that of the folds, so that the ranges must owe their elevation to other causes; and the folds, moreover, are of ancient date, for the most part Archaean or Palaeozoic. The configuration of the region is largely due to faulting, trough-like or tray-like depressions being formed, and the intervening strips, which have not been depressed, standing up as mountain ridges.
Besides the three chief regions into which the mainland is thus seen to be divided, attention should be drawn to the festoons of islands which border the eastern side of the continent, and which are undoubtedly due to causes similar to those which produced the folds of the folded belt.
It is, indeed, as if the high land of central Asia had been pushed southward against and over the unyielding mass formed by the old rocks of the Indian peninsula, and in the process the edges of the over-riding strata had been crumpled and folded.
Here the folded Archean rocks are overlaid by Cambrian and Ordovician beds, which still lie for the most part flat and undisturbed.
There is again a floor of folded Archean rocks overlaid by nearly horizontal strata of Lower Palaeozoic age; but these are followed by marine beds belonging to the Carboniferous period.
Southern China is very different in structure, consisting largely of folded mountain chains, but the geological succession is very similar, and excepting near the Tibetan and Burmese borders, there are no marine deposits of Mesozoic or Tertiary age.
In the southern region of unfolded beds are found the lavas of the " harras " of Arabia, and in India the extensive flows of the Deccan Trap. In the central folded belt lie the great volcanoes, now mostly extinct, of Asia Minor, Armenia, Persia and Baluchistan.
Essentially, a nephridium is a tube, generally very long and much folded upon itself, composed of a string of cells placed end to end in which the continuous lumen is excavated.
There are so many differences of detail that no line can be drawn between the one-celled funnel of Aeolosoma and the extraordinarily large and folded funnel of the posterior nephridia in the Oligochaete Thamnodrilus.
In Polynoe the nephridia are short tubes with a slightly folded funnel whose lumen is intercellular, and this intercellular lumen is characteristic of the Polychaetes as contrasted with leeches and Oligochaetes.
The chief modifications of this form are seen in the Mitraria larva of Ammochares with only the preoral band, which is much folded and which has provisional and long setae; the a.trochous larva, where the covering of cilia is uniform and not split into bands; and the polytrochous larva where there are several bands surrounding the body.
By feeding the sheep, the land is dunged as if it had been folded; and those turnips, though few or none be carried off for human use, are a very excellent improvement, nay, some reckon it so, though they only plough the turnips in without feeding."
Shell solid, piriform, with thick folded columella; lateral teeth of radula bicuspidate.
Shell ovoid, with short spire and folded columella; foot small, no operculum; siphon short.
The pallial cavity is always well developed, and contains the ctenidium, at least in part; ctenidium, except in Lophocercidae, of folded type.
The foliation is often parallel to the bedding, but may cross it obliquely or at right angles; or the bedding may be folded and contorted while the foliation maintains a nearly uniform orientation.
When wings are present, the fore-wings are small firm elytra, beneath which the delicate hind-wings are complexly folded.
Fore-wings modified into firm elytra, beneath which the membranous hind-wings (when present) can be folded.
Little is known of the part of Syria which lies within the folded belt, and includes the Amanus and Kurd mountains.
The oesophagus is the anterior portion of the digestive canal; its walls are folded longitudinally, comparatively thick and provided with longitudinal muscular fibres.
This is worn round the waist folded in a knot, the women allowing it to fall to the ankle, the men, when properly dressed in accordance with ancient custom, folding it over the hilt of their waist-weapon, and draping it around them so that it reaches nearly to the knee.
They are frequently very much disturbed and often strongly folded.
The seeds are filled with the large embryo, the two cotyledons of which are variously folded.
The Cevennes proper are formed by a folded belt of Palaeozoic rocks which lies along the south-east border of the central plateau of France.
The principal folding took place at the close of the Carboniferous period, and was contemporaneous with that of the old Hercynian chain of Belgium, &c. The Permian and later beds lie unconformably upon the denuded folds, and in the space between the Montagne Noire and the Cevennes proper the folded belt is buried beneath the horizontal Jurassic strata of the Causses.
Accordingly the diplostichous ommatoeum or soft tissue of the Arachnid's central eye should strictly be called " triplostichous," since the deep layer is itself doubled or folded.
They are faulted but not sharply folded.
The corolla is generally funnelshaped, more rarely bell-shaped or tubular; the outer face is often marked out in longitudinal areas, five well-defined areas tapering from base to apex, and marked with longitudinal striae corresponding to the middle of the petals, and alternating with five non-striated weaker triangular areas; in the bud the latter are folded inwards, the stronger areas being exposed and showing a twist to the right.
In general, the use of a square or rectangular cloth (whether folded diagonally or not) corresponds to the modern keffiyeh woven with long fringes which are plaited into cords knitted at the ends or worked into little balls sewn over with coloured silks and golden From Palestine Exploration Fund threads.
The upper edge was folded over for a distance equal to the space from neck to waist - this folded portion was called Ior67rTV^y ua or &71-XotS, - and the whole garment was then doubled and wrapped round the body below the armpits, the left side being closed and the right open.
The chiton, xcrcww, was formed by sewing together at the sides two pieces of linen, or a double piece folded together, leaving spaces at the top for the arms and neck, and fastening the top edges together over the shoulders and upper arm with buttons or brooches; more rarely we find a plain sleeveless chiton.
Yet another fashion was that adopted by the flamens, who passed the right-hand portion of the toga over the right shoulder and arm and back over the left shoulder, so that it hung down in a curve over the front of the body; the upper edge was folded over.
This, being folded and placed in its sheath, is attached by both ends to the head, so that the melted liquor runs into both openings at the same time.
A ripe leaf easily cracks or shows a crease when folded between the fingers.
They have been folded and denuded, so as to form the foundation on which rest the later beds of the island.
In the fore feet the web not only fills the interspaces between the toes, but extends considerably beyond the ends of the long, broad and somewhat flattened nails, giving great expanse to the foot when used for swimming, though capable of being folded back on the palm when the animal is burrowing or walking on the land.
In the western Carpathians the inner zone consists of a foundation of Carboniferous and older rocks, which were folded and denuded before the deposition of the succeeding strata.
In the outer portion of the zone the Permian and Mesozoic beds are crushed and folded against the core of ancient rocks; in the inner portion of the zone they rest upon the old foundation with but little subsequent disturbance.
In the eastern Carpathians also, the Permian and Mesozoic beds are not much folded except near the outer margin of the zone.
The beds are not folded.
Both foreand hindwings are usually present, both pairs being membranous, the hindwings small and not folded when at rest, each provided along the costa with a row of curved hooks which catch on to a fold along the dorsum of the adjacent fore-wing during flight.
The true wasps have the fore-wings folded lengthwise when at rest and the fore-legs of normal build - not specialized for digging.
The most pronounced of these upfolded strata in New York form the low Shawangunk mountains, which descend, toward the S.E., to a lowland region of folded strata of limestone, slate and other rocks in Orange and Dutchess counties.
When the velocity of the jet is gradually increased there is a certain range of velocity for which the jet is unstable, so that any deviation from the straight rush-out tends to increase as the jet moves up. If then the jet is just on the point of instability, and is subjected as its base to alternations of motion, the sinuosities impressed on the jet become larger and larger as it flows out, and the flame is as it were folded on itself.
In the Great Plains region the geological structure is very simple, consisting of nearly horizontal strata of Cretaceous rock in the middle and western portions, and of Tertiary rock on the eastern border, but in the mountain region the rocks have been folded and faulted until the structure is intricate and obscure.
Originally the diaconal stole would seem to have been a narrow strip of folded linen, and it appears in the pictures of the 9th century as a narrow band ornamented with crosses.
The western portion of Kotelnyi is built up of Middle Devonian limestones and slates, folded the same way, of which the fossil fauna is similar to that of the Urals.
Upon the folded slates and schists which constitute these inliers the Devonian rests with marked unconformity; but north of the ridge of Condroz Ordovician and Silurian beds make their appearance.
Along the northern margin lies the intensely folded belt which constitutes the coalfield of Namur, and, beneath the overlying Mesozoic beds, is continued to the Boulonnais, Dover and beyond.
The dipterous gall-formers include the gall-midges, or gallgnats (Cecidomyidae), minute slender-bodied insects, with bodies usually covered with long hairs, and the wings folded over the back.
There is an older series, ranging from the Devonian to the Cretaceous, which is folded and faulted and forms all the higher hills, and there is a newer series of Tertiary age, which lies nearly horizontal and rests unconformably upon the older beds.
Slates belong mostly to the older geological systems, being commonest in Pre-Cambrian, Cambrian and Silurian districts, though they may be found of Carboniferous or even of Tertiary age, where mountain-building processes have folded and compressed these more recent formations.
This mica has developed in the rock as it was folded and compressed.
The narrow mountain belt is part of the western edge of the Appalachian Mountain Province in which parallel ridges of folded mountains, the Cumberland and the Pine, have crests2000-3000ft.
Their scales are generally rough and spinous; but otherwise they possess no strikingly distinguishing peculiarity, unless the loose skin of their throat, which is transversely folded and capable of inflation, be regarded as such.
The oral arms are the starting-point of a further series of variations; they may be simple flaps, crinkled and folded in various ways, or they may be subdivided, and then the branches may simulate tentacles in appearance.
The transition from the strongly folded structure of the Alleghany ridges and valleys to the nearly horizontal structure of the Appala; chian plateau is promptly made; and with the change of structure comes an appropriate change of form.
The same Paiaeozoic formations that are folded in the belt of the Alleghany ridges lie nearly horizontal in the plateau district next north-west.
Over the interior the strata are nearly horizontal, but in the mountain regions of the east and west, as well as in the mountains of Arkansas and Oklahoma, they are tilted and folded, and locally much metamorphosed.
At this time these sediments, together with some of Appalachia itself, began to be folded up into the Appalachian Mountains.
The strata are now tilted and much faulted, though but little folded.
This vast area, shaped like a broad-limbed V or U, with Hudson Bay in the centre, is made up chiefly of monotonous and barren Laurentian gneiss and granite; but scattered through it are important stretches of Keewatin and Huronian rocks intricately folded as synclines in the gneiss, as suggested earlier, the bases of ancient mountain ranges.
Gills folded and the filaments at summits and bases of the folds are different from the others.
Mantle open; foot rather small; branchiae folded; shell inequivalve.
Gills slightly folded.
Gills much folded.
Mantle closed to a considerable extent; siphons well developed; gills much folded and frequently prolonged into the branchial siphon.
The Great Valley Region consists of folded sedimentary rocks, extensive erosion having removed the soft layers to form valleys, leaving the hard layers as ridges, both layers running in a N.E.-S.W.
The silk was then boiled and afterwards beaten, scutched, carded, drawn, spun, folded, &c., in exactly the same way as fine cotton.
Folded Yarns are hairy after being spun and folded, and in addition sometimes contain nibs and rough places.
The wild and barren west of this county, including the great hills on Achill Island, is formed of "Dalradian" rocks, schists and quartzites, highly folded and metamorphosed, with intrusions of granite near Belmullet.
The embryo generally fills the seed, and the cotyledons are rolled or folded on each other.
Various light goods are madein Scotland, such as book muslin, a fine light muslin with an elastic finish, so called from being folded in book-form.
The ridges and intervening valleys, long parts of which have an approximately parallel trend from south-west to north-east, were formed by the erosion of folded sediments of varying hardness, the weak belts of rock being etched out to form valleys and the hard belts remaining as mountain ridges.
In botany the word is used of the praefloration or folded arrangement of the petals in a flower before expansion in the summer, contrasted with "vernation" of leaves which unfold in the spring.
The front wings of the wasp have a conspicuous white patch near the tip and a patch similar in size and colour is present on the wings of the beetle, which, unlike the majority of beetles, habitually keeps its wings extended, and since the elytra are exceptionally short the wings are not covered by them when folded.
Superficially, the continuity of the zone is broken at intervals by gaps of greater or less extent; but these are due, in part at least, to the subsidence of portions of the folded belt and their subsequent burial by more recent accumulations.
On the Italian side there is usually no zone of folded Tertiaries and the Mesozoic band forms the southern border of the chain.
Each of these zones is folded within itself, and the folding is more intense on the Bavarian side than on the Italian, the folds often leaning over towards the north.
It is intensely folded and is constantly separated from the Mesozoic zone by a fault.
The central zone of crystalline rock consists chiefly of gneisses and schists, but folded within it is a band of Palaeozoic rocks which divides it longitudinally into two parts.
The zone of the Molasse is little changed, but the Flysch is partly folded in the Mesozoic belt and no longer forms an absolutely independent band.
Distinct liliaceous plants with bold ornamental leaves regularly folded and plaited.
They probably belong to several geological periods, but all were folded and denuded before the Carboniferous beds were deposited.
They are accompanied by intrusions of diabase and gabbro, and they are sometimes folded, sometimes but little disturbed.
Near Dinant they are folded amongst the Devonian beds, but the most important band runs along the northern border of the Ardennes.
In considering vernation we must take into account both the manner in which each individual leaf is folded and also the arrangement of the leaves in relation to each other.
The leaves in the bud are either placed simply in apposition, as in the mistletoe, or they are folded or rolled up longitudinally or laterally, giving rise to different kinds of vernation, as delineated in figs.
The different divisions of a cut leaf may be folded or rolled up separately, as in ferns, while the entire leaf may have either the same or a different kind of vernation.
When leaves are applied to each other face to face, without being folded or rolled together, they are appressed.
Geology.Germany consists of a floor of folded Palaeozoic rocks upon which rest unconformably the comparatively little disturbed beds of the Mesozoic system, while in the North German plain a covering of modern deposits conceals the whole of the older strata from view, excepting some scattered and isolated outcrops of Cretaceous and Tertiary beds.
Along the northern border of the folded belt lies the coal basin of the Ruhr in Westphalia, which is the continuation of the Belgian coal-field, and bears much the same relation to the Rhenish Devonian area that the coal basin of Liege bears to the Ardennes.
On two sides this area is bordered by belts of folded beds which form on the west the mountain ranges of the Adriatic and Ionian coasts, and on the north the chain of the Balkans.
In the western folded belt the strike of the folds is N.W.-S.E., or N.N.W.-S.S.E.
These rocks are much folded and the shales are locally cleaved into slates, while the sandstones and conglomerates form scarps and ridges.
The southern edge of the county is formed by the scarps and moorlands of the Carboniferous Limestone and Millstone Grit (both of which form also the outlier of Pen-ceryg-calch north of Crickhowell), while the lowest beds of the Coal Measures of the South Wales coalfield are reached in the Tawe and Neath valleys (where the beds are much folded) and near Tredegar and Brynmawr.
Crystalline rocks crop out at several capes; Cretaceous limestones, containing an abundant and specific fauna of gigantic ammonites, occur at Dui on the west coast, and Tertiary conglomerates, sandstones, marls and clays, folded by subsequent upheavals, in many parts of the island.
The crumpling of the earth's crust which folded the rocks of the Highlands and Southern Uplands probably upraised above the sea a series of longitudinal ridges having a general north-easterly direction.
The Eocene beds are folded with the Cretaceous, and in many places the two formations have not yet been separately distinguished.
The shapes of all polygonal and all cylindrical and conical forms are obtained by simple development - that is, the envelopments of these bodies are marked out on a flat plane, and when cut, are bent or folded to give the required envelopes.
In the former even the Pliocene beds are crumpled and folded, overfolded and overthrust in the most violent fashion; in the latter none but the oldest beds, certainly none so late as the Permian, have been crumpled or crushed - occasionally they are bent and frequently they are faulted, but the faults, though sometimes of considerable magnitude, are simple dislocations, unaccompanied by any serious disturbance of the strata.
The Transition rocks are often violently folded and are frequently converted into schists.
Occasionally the Vindhyan beds themselves are strongly folded, as in the east of the Cuddapah basin; but this was the last folding of any violence which has occurred in the Peninsula.
They are always strongly folded and it is in them that the mineral wealth of Korea is situated.
All these beds are much disturbed and folded.
Thus, we find them more frequently, folded, tilted and cleaved; the muds have become shales, slates, phyllites or schists, the grey and red sands and conglomerates have become quartzites and greywackes, while the limestones are very generally dolomitized.
The sloping surface is gently rolling, and has resulted from the uplift and dissection of a nearly level plain of erosion developed on folded, crystalline rocks.
The denudation and destruction of the granites gave rise to the Ladoga schists and various deposits of the same period, which were subsequently strongly folded.
Cyprus lies in the continuation of the folded belt of the Anti-taurus.
All these rocks have been folded, and take part in the formation of the mountains.
Besides, these sheets all had to be folded by hand.
A quadruple machine will produce 48,000 copies per hour of four, six or eight pages; and proportionately less of a greater number of pages; all folded, counted and pasted if required.
They then descend into the two different folders, where they are folded and cut - the copies being discharged on to the delivery boards situated at the two sides of the left-hand portion of the machine, and each quire is counted or told off by being jogged forward.
In addition to the body of the paper it prints a cover, and is capable of producing 24,000 complete copies per hour, folded, insetted, cut, pasted and covered.
Along the coast lies a belt of granite and schist overlaid unconformably by Cretaceous and Tertiary deposits; inland the mountains are formed chiefly of folded Mesozoic beds, together with volcanic rocks of later date.
They are strongly folded and are overlaid unconformably by Cretaceous and Tertiary deposits.
Through the Mesozoic beds are intruded granitic and other igneous rocks of Tertiary age, and upon the folded Mesozoic foundation rise the volcanic cones of Tertiary and later date.
The heel is folded down and remains so.
With the rich it is often of gauze, and much embroidered with gold thread,pearls, &c. The head is usually covered with a char-kadd, or large square of embroidered silk or cotton, folded so as to display the corners, and fastened under the chin by a brooch.
Great masses of syenite and diorite were intruded during the Tertiary period, and within the curve of the folded belt a line of recent volcanic cones stretches from western Baluchistan into eastern Persia.
Between the folded marine beds of the Himalaya and the nearly horizontal strata of the peninsula lies the Indo-Gangetic plain, covered by an enormous thickness of alluvial and wind-blown deposits of recent date.
The fault in fact was being formed during the deposition of the Siwalik beds, and as the beds were laid down, the Himalaya were pushed forward over them, the Siwaliks themselves being folded and upturned during the process.
The folded Appalachian belt crosses the N.W.
The highlands of New South Wales consist, geographically, of a series of tablelands, now in the condition of dissected peneplains; geologically, they are built of a foundation of Archean and folded Lower Palaeozoic rocks, covered in places by sheets of more horizontal Upper Palaeozoic and Mesozoic rocks; these deposits occur along the edge of the highlands, and are widely distributed on the floor of the coastal districts.
The Devonian rocks at Yalwal are sharply folded and are associated with a series of rhyolites and basic lavas.
The renal organs are a pair of short wide sacs with folded walls lying on either side of the anterior end of the liver.
The elytra serve as protectors to the wings when the wings are folded upon the back of the insect, and as they are extended on either side of the body more or less horizontally when the insect is flying they contribute to flight indirectly, in virtue of their being carried forward by the body in motion.
The arrows indicate the direction in which the wing is spread out in extension and closed or folded in flexion.
The strata are folded so as to form a fan.
Beneath it, on both sides, plunge the strongly folded Palaeozoic and Jurassic schists.
On the northern flank the folded beds are followed by a zone of Jurassic and Cretaceous beds which rapidly assume a gentle inclination towards the plain.
Fournier north are nearly horizontal but on the south are in part included the folds - the Eocene and Miocene being folded, while the later beds, though sometimes elevated, are not affected by the folding.
In dry-country grasses the blades are often folded on the midrib, or rolled up. The rolling is effected by bands of large wedge-shaped cells - motor-cells - between the nerves, the loss of turgescence by which, as the air dries, causes the blade to curl towards the face on which they occur.
It is of thin membranous consistence, usually obtuse, often bifid, and possesses no central rib or nerve, but has two lateral ones, one on either side; the margins are frequently folded in at the ribs, which thus become placed at the sharp angles.
P. plicatum, with broad folded leaves, is an ornamental greenhouse grass.
Along the foot of the Carpathians lies a broad trough of Miocene salt-bearing beds, and in this trough the strata are sometimes horizontal and sometimes strongly folded.
Even the Pontian beds are sometimes folded.
It forms the upper part of Table Mountain and enters largely into the formation of the southern mountainous folded belt.
Dykes and intrusive sheets, most of which end at the folded belt, are also numerous.
The ectoderm beneath each fold becomes detached from the surface of the basal plate, and both it and the mesogloea are folded conformably with the endoderm.
In powerfully folded regions the axial planes of the folds are no longer upright; they may be moderately inclined, producing an "inversion," "inverted fold" or "overfold."
The heterogeneous character of great masses of strata has always had a marked influence on the nature of the folding; some beds have yielded much more readily than others, certain beds will be found to be faulted, .while those above and below have folded without fracture.
It was inlaid with ivory or in some cases made of it, had curved legs but no back, and could be folded up like a camp-stool.
The right to wear a violet cappa magna is conceded by the popes to the chapters of certain important cathedrals, but the train in this case is worn folded over the left arm or tied under it.
The former, for instance, has three instead of two toes on each foot, it has no apparent tail, its wings are far better developed, and when folded cover the body, and its head and neck are clothed with feathers, while internal distinctions of still deeper significance have since been 1 What prompted his bestowal of this name, so well known in classical mythology, is not apparent.
The Silurian rocks were indeed greatly folded before the Old Red Sandstone was laid down, the general trend of the folds being from south-west to north-east.
The Slieve Bloom Mountains are thus formed of a dome of Old Red Sandstone folded on a core of unconformable Silurian strata; while in several cases the domes are worn through, leaving rings of Old Red Sandstone hills, scarping inwards towards broad exposures of Silurian shales.
In the neighbourhood of Vienna a gap in the folded belt - the gap between the Alps and the Carpathians - has formed a connexion between these two regions since the early part of the Miocene period.
On its outer or convex side the folded belt is clearly defined by a depression which is generally filled by modern deposits.
They are faulted and folded.
The men wear a loincloth or salaka, the women a kitamby or apron folded round the body from waist to heel, to which a jacket or dress is usually added; both sexes use over these the lamba, a large square of cloth folded round the body something like the Roman toga, and which is the characteristic native dress.
Both possess a meridional extension with a broad east and west folded region in the north.
Towards the close of the Karroo period, possibly about the middle, the southern rim of the great central depression became ridged up to form the folded regions of the Zwaarteberg, Cedarberg and Langeberg mountains in Cape Colony.
This folded belt gives Africa its abrupt southern Scale,n Deposits (A) 1 Ili Igneous.
Whilst northern Africa was being folded, the East African plateau was broken up by a series of longitudinal rifts extending from Nyasaland to Egypt.
As the period advanced, along the very line that had been occupied by the nummulitic sea (Tethys) the crust began to be folded up, giving rise to the Alps, Carpathians, Caucasus, Himalayas and other mountains, some of the early Tertiary marine formations being now found raised more than 16,000 ft.
The rocks which form it are often strormgl3 folded, but the folding is of ancient date and strikes obliquely acrosm the massif and has had no influence in determining its outline.
As usual it may be divided into an ascending, transverse, and descending portion; but the middle or transverse portion is folded into a great loop, which descends as low as the pubis; so that the colon forms altogether four folds, generally parallel to the long axis of the body.
The rests can be attached to the stage, and when done with folded together.
As regards each leaf of the flower, it is either spread out, as the sepals in the bud of the lime-tree, or folded upon itself (conduplicate), as in the petals of some species of Lysimachia, or slightly folded inwards or outwards at the edges, as in the FIG.
The median vein is occasionally prolonged beyond the summit of the petals in the form of a long process, as in Strophanthus hispidus, where it extends for 7 in.; or the prolonged extremity is folded downwards or inflexed, as in Umbelliferae, so that the apex approaches the base.
In Hellebore the petals become folded FIG.
Each carpel has its own ovary, style (when present), and stigma, and may be regarded as formed by a folded leaf, the upper surface of which is turned inwards towards the axis, and the lower outwards, while from its margins are developed one or more ovules.
In it no fruit is produced, and the pistil consists merely of sessile leaves, the limb of each being green and folded, with a narrow prolongation upwards, as if from the midrib, and ending in a thickened portion.
In marginal placentation the part of the carpel bearing the placenta is the inner or ventral suture, corresponding to the margin of the folded carpellary leaf, while the outer or dorsal suture corresponds to the midrib of the carpellary leaf.
At other times they are vertical, as in Datura, where the ovary, in place of being two-celled, becomes four-celled; in Cruciferae, where the prolongation of the placentas forms a vertical partition; in Astragalus and Thespesia, where the dorsal suture is folded inwards; and in Oxytropis, where the ventral suture is folded inwards.
All the geological systems,from the Cambrian to the Carboniferous, are represented and they are all strongly folded, the folds leaning over towards the west.
Teeth hollow, with simple or only slightly folded walls.
It consists of parallel ridges and valleys developed by erosion on folded sandstones, shales and limestones, the valley quality predominating because the weak limestones were of great thickness.
Removing his white lab coat, he carefully folded it and placed it on the back of the chair.
SeÃ±or Medena folded his hands under his chin and studied Alex thoughtfully.
SeÃ±or Medena put his fork down and folded his hands.
Before she folded the letter, Lisa described the incident with Allen, asking Connie if she had given him the instructions to the Giddon house.
She folded her arms across her chest and waded out of the water.
However, on the counter was a folded pair of jeans, a set of matching bra and underwear, and a sweater.
He folded, face turning crimson and gold eyes swirling madly.
While not surprised past-Death had taken this man to her bed as well, Gabe was surprised he'd folded so quickly to Darkyn's offer of spying in return for a guaranteed trip to the underworld.
His fingers were folded in prayer as he cocked his head, and stuck out his lower lip.
A short while after I went into hospital, the sessions folded, because no-one felt able to drive them along.
I glanced at Curtis as he stood with folded arms intently gazing at the distant point.
The usual Dahon Velcro strap holds the folded bike together.
It was a two-seat reconnaissance float biplane of very small overall dimensions designed to be folded and carried in the confines of a submarine.
The rock solid aluminum interior casing has gone, to be replaced by tin sheeting folded over the main board.
A next door neighbor's car aerial, carefully folded, makes a ideal coat hanger in an emergency.
When cleaning dentures it is recommended that you do so over a folded towel or sink of water.
This could be the starting point for the final folded dipole.
We are not always habited, and rarely to be seen with hands folded and eyes downcast!
Many binoculars have eyecups that can be either folded or pushed down for use with spectacles.
They were then fattened on turnips, on which they were folded, and sold as quality mutton.
More than the bundle of clothes neatly folded on his bed.
The faces of the family are almost geometric, like masks made from folded paper.
When not in use the gnomon is folded downwards and stored inside the cylinder.
Place a folded drape over the genitalia, leaving the groins clear for any femoral exploration.
Double elasticated leg gusset holds pad folded diapers well.
A coin vanishes and then audibly reappears in a folded handkerchief held by a spectator.
These steps may well be sufficient to enable you to stow the machine in a medium sized hatchback with the rear seats folded down.
The second row of seats can all be folded away in a single movement without removing the headrests.
Usually polymer crystals take the form of chain folded lamellae.
Martin London H.M.S.O. 1901 9 p.,  folded leaf of plans; 33 cm.
We would use some folded muslin to stop Abigail's head from moving side to side on such journeys.
The screen cover conveniently folded underneath the unit like the cover of a reporter's notebook.
She told me she used to love doing origami, and that she used to have a colorful collection of paper folded animals.
Place a folded pillow under the elbow of the operated arm to support that.
Both are made from light puff pastry folded around the topping and sprinkled with cheese.
It was common Anglo-Saxon practice to form a quire from four sheets of parchment - folded to make eight leaves.
This particular design uses modules folded from bronze rectangles.
This is a very simple design using sheet metal and folded to create a shape without the need to solder the metal for permanance.
Easily fit through 4 strong suction cups with quick release tabs, the bath lift can be quickly folded and stored.
These bellows are made from wood and folded leather and have metal trimmings.
Before cotton became the substance of choice for lamp wicks, dried folded Mullein leaves were used for this purpose.
Prefold A quick drying flat diaper which is folded into a pad and held in place by a close fitting Velcro wrap.
Hence the region is variously known as the Ridge and Valley Belt, the Great Valley Region, or the Folded Appalachians.
If he let the flock feed on a field of corn he had to pay damages four-fold; if he turned them into standing corn when they ought to have been folded he paid twelve-fold.
Shell fusiform and solid, aperture elongated, columella folded; no operculum; eyes on sides of tentacles.
Shell ovoid, with short spire, wide aperture and folded columella; inferior pallial lobe thick; visceral commissure still twisted.
A wing is an outgrowth from the dorsal and pleural regions of the thoracic segment that bears it, and microscopic examination shows it to consist of a double layer of cuticularized skin, the two layers being in contact except where they are thickened and folded to form the firm tubular nervures, which serve as a supporting framework for the wing membrane, enclose air-tubes, and convey blood.
The whole area of the state was formerly a complexly folded mountainous region of strong relief, which was 2 In addition the state contains approximately 2514 sq.
In a middle section of the system, from the Hudson river in southern New York to the James river in southern Virginia, the crystalline belt is narrowed, as if by the depression of its south-eastern part beneath the Atlantic Ocean or beneath the strata of the Atlantic coastal plain which now represents the ocean; but the stratified belt is here broadly developed in a remarkable series of ridges and valleys determined by the action of erosion on the many alternations of strong and weak folded strata; and the plateau assumes full strength southward from the monochinal Mohawk valley which separates it from the Adirondacks.
The seats generally can be folded back so as to allow the occupant to stand upright or kneel; beneath the seat, especially in monastic churches, is fixed a small bracket, a miserere, which affords a slight rest for the person while standing.
Each press produces of that number of pages 50,000 copies per hour, printed both sides, cut, folded and counted off in quires complete; by increasing the sets of Rotary stereotype pages the same machine will produce 100,000 Machines.
It was another hour before I succeeded in getting her napkin folded.
The count ordered his carriage that he might drive to Sokolniki, and sat in his study with folded hands, morose, sallow, and taciturn.
The young man in his clattering chains stepped clumsily to the spot indicated, holding away with one finger the coat collar which chafed his neck, turned his long neck twice this way and that, sighed, and submissively folded before him his thin hands, unused to work.
I saw him lying on a bed," said she, making a gesture with her hand and a lifted finger at each detail, "and that he had his eyes closed and was covered just with a pink quilt, and that his hands were folded," she concluded, convincing herself that the details she had just seen were exactly what she had seen in the mirror.
Use scissors to cut into the folded edge of the card, stopping about 2cm away from the opposite edge.
The band is then folded over and the seam sewn up, Velcro is sewn on the overlap.
You could have a hydrogen bond set up between two serine residues in different parts of a folded chain.
Linen serviettes are folded out onto laps, and our drinks arrived quickly.
The Discovery Guides are produced in the form of two seperate sheets folded in a plastic wallet.
My favorite was the skinless man casually holding his flesh folded over his forearm.
The rocks are generally Cambrian, which is pretty old, and you can see some folded strata here.
Many modern wraps will fit over a terry folded in the traditional way.
If you are using terries as folded diapers, tumble dry them for 1/2 hr, then line dry and they keep their softness.
A partially folded TPR domain is trapped in the tetragonal crystal form.
This folded work unfolds to reveal a series of texts.
H Understand that the small intestine is folded into villi in order to enhance absorption.
My wife and I got into the car, with the wheelchair folded into the boot of the car.
Prefold Diapers- These diapers are already folded and are typically thicker in the center, offering baby more protection.
What evolved was a three-dimensional folding stroller that served the same purpose as a buggy or pram but folded up into the size of a closed umbrella.
Fold the material inside out, making sure that the folded section is still wider than the elastic.
Now simply place this folded liner into the outer diaper, and put it on your baby the same way that you would a disposable diaper.
While foldable diapers can be folded down to any size, including diapers for recently-born babies, there are also specific newborn cloth diapers that are just the right size for newborn babies without the necessity of adding bulky folds.
Once you have folded a few dozen of them, you will be able to do it in your sleep.
While a pre-fold diaper has to be properly folded and correctly inserted inside the diaper cover in order to function well, an all-in-one diaper is essentially a cloth version of a disposable diaper.
These diapers are flat squares of cotton (or bamboo, hemp, or wool) folded into a kind of pad that gets inserted into a diaper cover.
The first step of pinning is to lay your diaper out, folded if necessary.
Some people prefer high chairs that can be folded up and stored away.
However, while pop-up cards are typically designed by attaching cut and folded pieces of paper to a card, origamic architecture is created by cutting and folding the card itself.
The male has periodically urinated on various things (sofa, blankets, scraps of folded material, carpet), and is still doing it months after being neutered.
Lay a folded bath towel down in the bottom of the tub and have another towel ready for drying your cat.
You need to use a cotton ball or a folded peace of moisturized tissue and clean out as much of the dark build up as possible.
Drop leaf tables have a fixed center piece and either one or two (or very occasionally four) hinged leaves that can be folded down or held up by brackets.
Cut the new webbing to size, adding a couple of extra inches so that the piece can be folded at the ends.
Attach it in the way that the existing pieces are already attached so that it matches (for example, pieces are often folded over at the ends in a triangle shape to give it a clean and finished look).
Affix it in the way that the existing pieces are already attached so that it matches (for example, pieces are often folded over at the ends in a triangle shape to give it a clean and finished look).
If modern design and high style are your look, than choose an upholstered headboard in a sleek fabric and avoid throw pillows or folded quilts.
The napkins can be placed to the left of the forks, under the forks, or folded or in a napkin ring and placed across the top the dish stack.
Place folded napkins either on the left next to the forks or on top of the plate/charger, if using.
A piece of film resembling clear tape is folded over upper and lower teeth and pressed gently so the teeth are coated with the peroxide substance that is adhered to the back of the "tape."