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  • He carefully folded the letter and placed it back in the envelope.

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  • She folded the buffalo robe and placed it on the sand.

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  • Susie had kittens, and two of them had folded ears as well.

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  • His arms were folded across his chest and a twinkle was in his eyes.

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  • He walked around to the driver's side, ducking his head as he folded his long frame into the car.

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  • Instead of seating himself on the traditional doctor's stool, Dr. Wynn sat beside her on the table, hands folded across one knee.

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  • Señor Medena put his fork down and folded his hands.

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  • She silently folded them and put them in the suitcase while he watched.

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  • Jackson folded his hands.

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  • Jackson folded his hands.

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  • Claudette folded her hands in her lap.

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  • Sobering, he folded his arms across his chest and rubbed his jaw.

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  • Señor Medena folded his hands under his chin and studied Alex thoughtfully.

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  • He carefully folded his knife and slipped it in his right pocket while withdrawing a padlock and key from his left.

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  • Darcie folded her hands in her lap and stared at them.

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  • She slept until the edge of her fatigue was gone before borrowing his neatly folded clothing and making herself a huge pancake and egg midday breakfast.

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  • Her fingers brushed the folded paper Jake had given her.

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  • He folded them behind his head.

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  • She folded her hands in her lap and stared at them.

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  • He coaxed one melody after another from the old piano, and then finally he folded the lid down.

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  • Chubby little Dokhturov was listening attentively with eyebrows raised and arms folded on his stomach.

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  • She folded the newspaper to shut the accusing eyes.

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  • He folded the newspaper and placed it on the lamp stand.

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  • Her eyes went to the bedroom, and she walked the opposite direction to the laundry room and ruffled through Dusty's neatly folded laundry.

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  • She jumped, watching as he folded himself into the small chair across from her.

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  • Truly thrilled about the start to her new life, she folded the phone and dropped it into her pocket.

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  • "If I put a rose in those folded hands, they'd carry you out of here feet first," Dean said.

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  • Beneath folded boxer shorts, but not well hidden, rested a black revolver.

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  • "I thought you might be looking for a few votes," said Harold as Charlie slowly folded his newspaper and lifted his coffee cup.

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  • She straightened and very carefully folded the sweater before placing it with similar care into the bag.

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  • The graceful Immortal was in the study, hands folded in his hands, as if waiting for him.

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  • He met her half the distance and folded her in a warm embrace, his lips seeking hers briefly.

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  • Daniela folded her hands in her lap, her irritation at him replaced by interest.

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  • 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.

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  • She folded her legs beneath her once more on the chair.

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  • She shivered in her wool coat, folded the paperwork, and called her sister.

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  • His arms were folded across

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  • He propped his head with one folded arm, silver eyes glowing at her.

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  • "Kris sent a message for her," the death dealer said, withdrawing a folded sheet of paper from his pocket.

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  • His shredded clothing had been laundered and folded.

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  • "Where are you taking Evelyn?" she demanded as the large man folded himself to sit on the couch.

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  • She sat very still on the dark grey bed, her legs folded and hands in her lap, and stared at Evelyn.

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  • He folded it in fourths, rose, and strode away, leaving her alone.

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  • Disturbed, he folded the leaf and placed it in his pocket.

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  • A frown rolled over Frederick's face as he read, then he slowly folded it.

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  • The Exemplar folded his hands, contemplating the request, then turned and walked to the front of the dais.

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  • He squinted and folded his hands in prayer.

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  • Miriam folded her hands.

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  • She folded her arms in protest.

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  • Sarah slumped deeper into her chair with her arms still folded.

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  • He leaned a shoulder against the wall and folded his arms across his chest.

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  • With a boom and a crunch, it folded in a cloud of smoke.

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  • He slept on his stomach, his arms folded beneath his head, and a sheet covering him from the waist down.

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  • He folded his arms and approached.

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  • The dresser contained neatly folded boxers and T-shirts but nothing else.

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  • Rhyn lay still and folded his hands beneath his head, staring at the sky.

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  • 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.

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  • The suitcase contained three sets of under­wear and socks, all neatly folded and strapped in place with an elastic cord.

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  • Discarded wrappers and soft drink cans littered the floor, a magazine and a folded newspaper lay between the men on the seat.

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  • Dean folded his own long pants over the back of a chair, care­ful not to lose his pocket change.

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  • They cleaned the room, folded the chairs and carried the gifts out to his truck.

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  • Lori sat down at the table opposite Carmen and folded her hands on the table.

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  • Leaning back in his chair, he folded the newspaper methodically, still watching her.

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  • He folded his arms and ran a hand over his chin reflectively.

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  • She changed, left her folded clothing on the bench outside the locker, and slammed the locker closed.

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  • Her pile of blankets was folded next to him.

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  • Carmen and Jonathan folded clothes while they listened to him read.

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  • Alex methodically folded the paper, his gaze roving over her face.

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  • Arms folded over his chest, his expression indicated he thought he had trapped her in a lie.

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  • She folded her arms on the desk.

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  • He folded his hands over his chest and gave her a smug smile.

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  • He lay on his back, hands folded on the blankets, eyeing her skeptically.

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  • Carmen smiled as she folded a towel.

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  • She placed the folded towels in the basket and set it on the floor, turning back to face Alex as he answered.

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  • He put his elbows on the table and folded his hands, leaning slightly toward Senor Medena.

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  • His expression was reflective as he removed the shirt, folded it and laid it on top of the jacket.

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  • Mr. O'Hara slid a leg over the corner of her desk and folded his arms across his chest.

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  • He folded his arms across the top of the car door and rested his chin on his arms.

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  • He leaned against the counter and folded arms across his chest.

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  • He dug his dirty hands into the depths of the folded cloak, relishing the feel of it, then hugged it.

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  • Ashley's clothing was neatly folded on a shelf and her socks tucked into her shoes.

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  • Even the guy's boxers were neatly folded into squares that sat in the middle of the drawer.

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  • He was leaning against the doorframe, arms folded and gaze suspicious.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Outside the northern circle lie on the west the folded Palaeozoic rocks of Brittany.

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  • 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.

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  • Ears large and pointed, and folded down when the animal is at rest.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • His draperies are tight and closely folded, being studied (as it is said) from models draped in paper and woven fabrics gummed.

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  • 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.

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  • The wing, when not in use, is folded d Pupa of Dyticus.

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  • - A " Vestibule "; the " lazytongs " gate is folded away when two cars are coupled together, giving free passage from end to end of the train.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • It is not true that throughout the whole width of this zone the beds are folded.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Here the folded Archean rocks are overlaid by Cambrian and Ordovician beds, which still lie for the most part flat and undisturbed.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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."

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  • Shell solid, piriform, with thick folded columella; lateral teeth of radula bicuspidate.

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  • Shell ovoid, with short spire and folded columella; foot small, no operculum; siphon short.

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  • The pallial cavity is always well developed, and contains the ctenidium, at least in part; ctenidium, except in Lophocercidae, of folded type.

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  • 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.

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  • When wings are present, the fore-wings are small firm elytra, beneath which the delicate hind-wings are complexly folded.

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  • Fore-wings modified into firm elytra, beneath which the membranous hind-wings (when present) can be folded.

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  • Little is known of the part of Syria which lies within the folded belt, and includes the Amanus and Kurd mountains.

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  • The oesophagus is the anterior portion of the digestive canal; its walls are folded longitudinally, comparatively thick and provided with longitudinal muscular fibres.

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  • 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.

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  • They are frequently very much disturbed and often strongly folded.

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  • As a decoration, rather than for practical reasons, a fine folded cloth (pannisellus, sudarium, velum, Eng.

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  • The seeds are filled with the large embryo, the two cotyledons of which are variously folded.

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  • 3, 4) the interior of the dorsal valve is variously furrowed to receive the lophophore folded in two or more lobes.

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  • may be, as in Cistella, applied flat to the inner surface of the dorsal mantle fold, but more usually they are raised free from the body like a pair of moustaches, and as they are usually far too long to lie straight in the mantle cavity, they are folded or coiled up. The brachial skeleton which in many cases supports the arms has been mentioned above.

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  • 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.

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  • All the geological systems from the Cambrian to the Carboniferous are included in the folded belt, and J.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • They are faulted but not sharply folded.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • The garment (which resembles the Doric irbirXos, but seems to have been rectangular rather than square) is folded over at the top, and the central part is drawn up towards the right shoulder to produce an elaborate system of zigzag folds (Greek Art, fig.

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  • 2 This seems more likely than the alternative view that it was of elliptical shape and was folded before being put on.

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  • A considerable length of the toga was allowed to hang from the left shoulder; the remainder was passed round the body so as to rise like a baldric (balteus) from the right hip to the left shoulder, being folded over in front (the fold was called sinus), then brought round the back of the neck so that the end fell over the right shoulder; the hanging portion on the left side was drawn up through the sinus, and bulged out in an umbo (Plate, fig.

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  • Later still, this portion, instead of forming a bundle of folds in the centre, was carefully folded over and carried up over the left shoulder, and in course of time these folds were carefully arranged in several thicknesses resembling boards, tabulae, hence called contabulatio (Plate, fig.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • A ripe leaf easily cracks or shows a crease when folded between the fingers.

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  • They have been folded and denuded, so as to form the foundation on which rest the later beds of the island.

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  • 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.

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  • This foundation consists of Archean, Palaeozoic and Mesozoic beds folded together, the direction of the folds being N.

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  • - The anterior maxillary teeth are deeply grooved, or so folded as to appear hollow or perforated.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • In the eastern Carpathians also, the Permian and Mesozoic beds are not much folded except near the outer margin of the zone.

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  • The beds are not folded.

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  • 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.

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  • The true wasps have the fore-wings folded lengthwise when at rest and the fore-legs of normal build - not specialized for digging.

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  • plicatus, with broad leaves folded like a fan, and G.

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  • A circular piece of this paper is folded twice upon itself so as to form a quadrant, one of the folds is pulled out, and the cone thus obtained is supported in a glass or porcelain funnel having an apical angle of 60°.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • their constituent ranges are folded and squeezed by lateral compression into a breadth of some 150-200 m., their summits being forced up to correspondingly higher altitudes, in the E.

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  • they spread out to a breadth of some 600 m., the ranges being in that quarter less folded, and consequently both flatter and lower.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • This mica has developed in the rock as it was folded and compressed.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • This mountain system consists essentially of two belts: one on the south-east, chiefly of ancient and greatly deformed crystalline rocks, the other on the north-west, a heavy series of folded Palaeozoic strata; and with these it will be convenient to associate a third belt, farther north-west, consisting of the same Palaeozoic strata lying essentially horizontal and constituting the Appalachian plateau.

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  • The peculiar configuration of thr~ ridges may be apprehended as follows: The pattern of the folded ~trata on the low-lying Cretaceous peneplain must have resembled the pattern of the curved grain of wood on a planed board.

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  • 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.

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  • The same Paiaeozoic formations that are folded in the belt of the Alleghany ridges lie nearly horizontal in the plateau district next north-west.

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  • A curious feature appears in northern Pennsylvania: here the lateral pressure of the Palaeozoic mountain-making forces extended its effects through a belt about fifty miles wider than the folded belt of the Hudson Valley, thus compressing into great rock waves a part of the heavy stratified series which in New York lies horizontal and forms the Catskills; hence one sees, in passing south-west from the horizontal to the folded strata, a beautiful illustration of the manner in which land sculpture is controlled by land structure.

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  • the border of the plateau on the south-east is an abrupt escarpment, eroded where the folded structure of the mountain belt reveals a series of weaker strata; but in the north-west the plateau suffers only a gradual decrease of height and of relief, until the prairie plains are reached in central Ohio and southern Indiana and Illinois, about 150 m.

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  • 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.

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  • At this time these sediments, together with some of Appalachia itself, began to be folded up into the Appalachian Mountains.

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  • The strata are now tilted and much faulted, though but little folded.

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  • 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.

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  • Classification Of Lamellibranchia The classification originally based on the structure of the gills by P. Pelseneer included five orders, viz.: the Protobranchia in which the gill-filaments are flattened and not reflected; the Filibranchia in which the filaments are long and reflected, with non-vascular junctions; the Pseudo-lamellibranchia in which the gill-lamellae are vertically folded, the interfilamentar and interlamellar junctions being vascular or non-vascular; the Eulamellibranchia in which the interfilamentar and interlamellar junctions are vascular; and lastly the Septibranchia in which the gills are reduced to a horizontal paltition.

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  • Gills folded and the filaments at summits and bases of the folds are different from the others.

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  • Mantle open; foot rather small; branchiae folded; shell inequivalve.

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  • Gills slightly folded.

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  • Gills much folded.

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  • Mantle closed to a considerable extent; siphons well developed; gills much folded and frequently prolonged into the branchial siphon.

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  • 6) the Fallopian tube and ovary Parovarium Ligament Fallopian tube I Ovary of ovary Hydatid Fimbriated end of tube Round ligament Broad ligament are pulled out from the uterus; this, as has been explained, is not the position of the ovary in the living body, nor is it of the tube, the outer half of which lies folded on the front and inner surface of the ovary.

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  • 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.

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  • The silk was then boiled and afterwards beaten, scutched, carded, drawn, spun, folded, &c., in exactly the same way as fine cotton.

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  • Folded Yarns are hairy after being spun and folded, and in addition sometimes contain nibs and rough places.

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  • 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.

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  • The embryo generally fills the seed, and the cotyledons are rolled or folded on each other.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • I) being folded beneath these both longitudinally and transversely so that nearly the whole abdomen is left uncovered; and by the entirely mesodermal nature of the genital ducts, which, according to the observations of F.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • On the Italian side there is usually no zone of folded Tertiaries and the Mesozoic band forms the southern border of the chain.

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  • 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.

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  • It is intensely folded and is constantly separated from the Mesozoic zone by a fault.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Distinct liliaceous plants with bold ornamental leaves regularly folded and plaited.

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  • They probably belong to several geological periods, but all were folded and denuded before the Carboniferous beds were deposited.

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  • They are accompanied by intrusions of diabase and gabbro, and they are sometimes folded, sometimes but little disturbed.

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  • 33) upon the protruding end, F, of the rod, transmitted to the still undrawn part, E, squeezes the yielding metal of the rod against the hard unyielding die, C. As when a half-opened umbrella is thrust ferrule-foremost between the balusters of a staircase, so when the rod is drawn forward, its yielding metal is folded and forced backwards and centrewards by the resistance of the unyielding die, and thus it is reduced in diameter and simultaneously lengthened proportionally, without material change of volume or density.

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  • Near Dinant they are folded amongst the Devonian beds, but the most important band runs along the northern border of the Ardennes.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 36 to 45, where the folded or curved lines represent the leaves, the thickened part being the midrib.

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  • 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.

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  • - Transverse section of a bud, showing two leaves folded in an obvolute manner.

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  • When leaves are applied to each other face to face, without being folded or rolled together, they are appressed.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • In the western folded belt the strike of the folds is N.W.-S.E., or N.N.W.-S.S.E.

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  • The Eocene beds are folded, but the marginal Pliocene beds are not, and the final folding seems to have taken place (luring the Miocene period.

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  • These rocks are much folded and the shales are locally cleaved into slates, while the sandstones and conglomerates form scarps and ridges.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • The Eocene beds are folded with the Cretaceous, and in many places the two formations have not yet been separately distinguished.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • The Transition rocks are often violently folded and are frequently converted into schists.

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  • 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.

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  • (3) Ghelta or nagphani (snake's head) juta, the toe is turned up, while the back part is folded inwards and trodden under the heel.

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  • They are always strongly folded and it is in them that the mineral wealth of Korea is situated.

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  • These chains are: (1) the folded chain of the upper Kapuas, which divides the western division of Dutch Borneo from Sarawak, extends west to east, and attains near the sources of the Kapuas river a height of s000 to 6000 ft.; (2) the Schwaner chain, south of the Kapuas, whose summits range from 3000 to 7500 ft., the latter being the height of Bukit Raja, a plateau which divides the waters of the Kapuas from the rivers of southern Borneo; and (3) the Muller chain, between the eastern parts of the Madi plateau (presently to be mentioned) and the Kapuas chain, a volcanic region presenting heights, such as Bukit Terata (4700 ft.), which were once active but are now long extinct volcanos.

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  • All these beds are much disturbed and folded.

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  • 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.

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  • ==Geology== The central plateau of Asia Minor consists of nearly horizontal strata, while the surrounding mountain chains form a complex system, in which the beds are intensely folded.

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  • 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.

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  • of the Blue Ridge is the Newer Appalachian or Great Valley Province, characterized by parallel ridges and valleys developed by erosion on folded beds of sandstone, limestone and shales, and comprising an area of about 10,400 sq.

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  • tokens which were messages of death), " scratching on a folded tablet many spiritdestroying things, and bade him show this to his father-in-law, that he might perish."

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  • 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.

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  • Cyprus lies in the continuation of the folded belt of the Anti-taurus.

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  • All these rocks have been folded, and take part in the formation of the mountains.

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  • Besides, these sheets all had to be folded by hand.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • They are strongly folded and are overlaid unconformably by Cretaceous and Tertiary deposits.

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  • 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.

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  • The heel is folded down and remains so.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • The folded Appalachian belt crosses the N.W.

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  • 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.

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  • The Devonian rocks at Yalwal are sharply folded and are associated with a series of rhyolites and basic lavas.

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  • The renal organs are a pair of short wide sacs with folded walls lying on either side of the anterior end of the liver.

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  • 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.

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  • The arrows indicate the direction in which the wing is spread out in extension and closed or folded in flexion.

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  • The strata are folded so as to form a fan.

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  • Beneath it, on both sides, plunge the strongly folded Palaeozoic and Jurassic schists.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Cretaceous Jurassic N k Bodorno  :s: Vladikaukaz Lars `n - - - n ° Tiflis a =Plain of Vladikaukaz; b= Upper Jurassic; Moraine terrace; d= Folded lias shales; e = Upper Jurassic; = Paleozoic schists; Creenstone dykes; h= Granite; g°= Gneiss; i = Andesites; k = Jurassic?; I = Pliocene fNagelfluh); m = Miocene; 11 = Oligocene; r = Nullipore limesto n e & conglomerate.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • P. plicatum, with broad folded leaves, is an ornamental greenhouse grass.

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  • 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.

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  • Even the Pontian beds are sometimes folded.

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  • In the folded regions the strike conforms to the coastal outline on the south and east.

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  • It forms the upper part of Table Mountain and enters largely into the formation of the southern mountainous folded belt.

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  • Dykes and intrusive sheets, most of which end at the folded belt, are also numerous.

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  • 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.

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  • 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."

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  • 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.

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  • For a discussion of the question of the distribution and arrangement of the great folded regions of the earth's crust, see E.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • and they now lie almost undisturbed upon the older folded beds.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • - The Austro-Hungarian Monarchy is traversed by the great belt of folded beds which constitutes the Alps and the Carpathians; a secondary branch proceeding from the main belt runs along the Adriatic coast and forms the Julian and Dinaric Alps.

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  • 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.

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  • On its outer or convex side the folded belt is clearly defined by a depression which is generally filled by modern deposits.

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  • They are faulted and folded.

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  • 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.

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  • Both possess a meridional extension with a broad east and west folded region in the north.

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  • In northern Africa the folded region of the Atlas belongs to the comparatively recent date of the Alpine system.

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  • 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.

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  • This folded belt gives Africa its abrupt southern Scale,n Deposits (A) 1 Ili Igneous.

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  • Whilst northern Africa was being folded, the East African plateau was broken up by a series of longitudinal rifts extending from Nyasaland to Egypt.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Around it the deposits of the Jurassic an Cretaceous seas were laid down: and during the Tertiary era the~ were crushed, together with the earlier Tertiary beds, against th~ ancient rocks, and thus formed the folded zones of the Cordillerr Betica on the south, the hills of southern Aragon on the east and thi Pyrenees on the north.

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  • 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.

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  • The rests can be attached to the stage, and when done with folded together.

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  • 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.

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  • calyx of some species of clematis and of some herbaceous plants, or rolled up at the edges (involute or revolute), or folded transversely, becoming crumpled or corrugated, as in the poppy.

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  • 40), one of the parts, the vexillum, is often large and folded over the others, FIG.

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  • 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.

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  • In Hellebore the petals become folded FIG.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • - Diagrammatic section of a quinquelocular ovary, composed of five carpels, the edges of which are folded inwards, and meet in the centre forming the septa, s.

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  • - Diagrammatic section of a five-carpellary ovary, in which the edges of the carpels, bearing the placentas and ovules o, are not folded inwards.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Teeth hollow, with simple or only slightly folded walls.

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  • - In the Microsauria and Branchiosauria among the Stegocephalia, as in the other orders, the hollow, conical or slightly curved teeth exhibit simple or only slightly folded walls.

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  • border, are a series of somewhat irregular ridges developed on complexly folded and faulted crystalline rocks.

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  • 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.

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  • Removing his white lab coat, he carefully folded it and placed it on the back of the chair.

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  • Señor Medena folded his hands under his chin and studied Alex thoughtfully.

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  • Señor Medena put his fork down and folded his hands.

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  • She silently folded them and put them in the suitcase while he watched.

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  • He folded the newspaper and placed it on the lamp stand.

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  • He lowered the paper and methodically folded it.

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  • She folded the newspaper to shut the accusing eyes.

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  • Sobering, he folded his arms across his chest and rubbed his jaw.

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  • He walked around to the driver's side, ducking his head as he folded his long frame into the car.

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  • His arms were folded across his chest, one leg thrown carelessly over the other.

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  • Before she folded the letter, Lisa described the incident with Allen, asking Connie if she had given him the instructions to the Giddon house.

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  • She folded her arms across her stomach and walked closer to him so she didn't have to yell.

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  • His arms were folded across his chest and his rugged features were drawn into a troubled frown.

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  • Brandon's blue Neon was already in the parking lot, and he was lounging with his back against it, arms folded across his chest.

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  • His arms were folded across his chest and a twinkle was in his eyes.

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  • Brandon folded into the chair Miss Clara had vacated and smiled nervously.

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  • Cassie folded the lip of her sombrero down to protect her face from the scorching sun.

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  • He folded his hands over the saddle horn and gazed down at her.

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  • She folded her arms across her chest and waded out of the water.

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  • She folded the buffalo robe and placed it on the sand.

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  • Darcie folded her hands in her lap and stared at them.

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  • He lounged against the doorway; arms folded across his chest, and contemplated the family room.

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  • He coaxed one melody after another from the old piano, and then finally he folded the lid down.

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  • Claudette folded her hands in her lap.

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  • She folded the form and stuck it under the cookie jar.

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  • She folded her hands in her lap and stared at them.

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  • He carefully folded his knife and slipped it in his right pocket while withdrawing a padlock and key from his left.

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  • However, on the counter was a folded pair of jeans, a set of matching bra and underwear, and a sweater.

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  • She slept until the edge of her fatigue was gone before borrowing his neatly folded clothing and making herself a huge pancake and egg midday breakfast.

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  • She sat down on the couch and folded her legs beneath her.

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  • Her eyes went to the bedroom, and she walked the opposite direction to the laundry room and ruffled through Dusty's neatly folded laundry.

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  • "Who are you?" she asked, covering her chest with a folded towel.

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  • He folded, face turning crimson and gold eyes swirling madly.

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  • He indicated the neatly folded clothing on the table beside the bed.

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  • Her fingers brushed the folded paper Jake had given her.

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  • Embarrassed at the emotions bubbling within her, she pulled away and folded her arms across her chest, marching into the living room.

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  • She jumped, watching as he folded himself into the small chair across from her.

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  • Truly thrilled about the start to her new life, she folded the phone and dropped it into her pocket.

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  • "If I put a rose in those folded hands, they'd carry you out of here feet first," Dean said.

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  • Beneath folded boxer shorts, but not well hidden, rested a black revolver.

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  • "I thought you might be looking for a few votes," said Harold as Charlie slowly folded his newspaper and lifted his coffee cup.

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  • She straightened and very carefully folded the sweater before placing it with similar care into the bag.

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  • The graceful Immortal was in the study, hands folded in his hands, as if waiting for him.

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  • He met her half the distance and folded her in a warm embrace, his lips seeking hers briefly.

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  • Instead of seating himself on the traditional doctor's stool, Dr. Wynn sat beside her on the table, hands folded across one knee.

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  • Daniela folded her hands in her lap, her irritation at him replaced by interest.

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  • He folded them behind his head.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • She folded her legs beneath her once more on the chair.

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  • She shivered in her wool coat, folded the paperwork, and called her sister.

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  • She wrote Kris a short message and folded the paper, presenting it to Gabriel.

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  • His arms were folded across

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  • He propped his head with one folded arm, silver eyes glowing at her.

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  • "Kris sent a message for her," the death dealer said, withdrawing a folded sheet of paper from his pocket.

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  • His shredded clothing had been laundered and folded.

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  • "Where are you taking Evelyn?" she demanded as the large man folded himself to sit on the couch.

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  • She sat very still on the dark grey bed, her legs folded and hands in her lap, and stared at Evelyn.

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  • He folded it in fourths, rose, and strode away, leaving her alone.

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  • Disturbed, he folded the leaf and placed it in his pocket.

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  • A frown rolled over Frederick's face as he read, then he slowly folded it.

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  • The Exemplar folded his hands, contemplating the request, then turned and walked to the front of the dais.

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  • His fingers were folded in prayer as he cocked his head, and stuck out his lower lip.

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  • He squinted and folded his hands in prayer.

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  • Miriam folded her hands.

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  • She folded her arms in protest.

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  • Sarah slumped deeper into her chair with her arms still folded.

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  • He carefully folded the letter and placed it back in the envelope.

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  • He leaned a shoulder against the wall and folded his arms across his chest.

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  • With a boom and a crunch, it folded in a cloud of smoke.

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  • He slept on his stomach, his arms folded beneath his head, and a sheet covering him from the waist down.

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  • He folded his arms and approached.

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  • The dresser contained neatly folded boxers and T-shirts but nothing else.

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  • Rhyn lay still and folded his hands beneath his head, staring at the sky.

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  • 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.

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  • The suitcase contained three sets of under­wear and socks, all neatly folded and strapped in place with an elastic cord.

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  • Discarded wrappers and soft drink cans littered the floor, a magazine and a folded newspaper lay between the men on the seat.

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  • Dean folded his own long pants over the back of a chair, care­ful not to lose his pocket change.

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  • They cleaned the room, folded the chairs and carried the gifts out to his truck.

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  • Lori sat down at the table opposite Carmen and folded her hands on the table.

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  • Leaning back in his chair, he folded the newspaper methodically, still watching her.

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  • He folded his arms and ran a hand over his chin reflectively.

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  • She changed, left her folded clothing on the bench outside the locker, and slammed the locker closed.

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  • Her pile of blankets was folded next to him.

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  • Carmen and Jonathan folded clothes while they listened to him read.

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  • Alex methodically folded the paper, his gaze roving over her face.

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  • Arms folded over his chest, his expression indicated he thought he had trapped her in a lie.

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  • She folded her arms on the desk.

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  • He folded his hands over his chest and gave her a smug smile.

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  • He lay on his back, hands folded on the blankets, eyeing her skeptically.

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  • Carmen smiled as she folded a towel.

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  • She placed the folded towels in the basket and set it on the floor, turning back to face Alex as he answered.

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  • He put his elbows on the table and folded his hands, leaning slightly toward Senor Medena.

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  • His expression was reflective as he removed the shirt, folded it and laid it on top of the jacket.

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  • Mr. O'Hara slid a leg over the corner of her desk and folded his arms across his chest.

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  • He folded his arms across the top of the car door and rested his chin on his arms.

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  • He leaned against the counter and folded arms across his chest.

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  • He dug his dirty hands into the depths of the folded cloak, relishing the feel of it, then hugged it.

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  • Ashley's clothing was neatly folded on a shelf and her socks tucked into her shoes.

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  • Even the guy's boxers were neatly folded into squares that sat in the middle of the drawer.

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  • He was leaning against the doorframe, arms folded and gaze suspicious.

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  • A short while after I went into hospital, the sessions folded, because no-one felt able to drive them along.

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  • I glanced at Curtis as he stood with folded arms intently gazing at the distant point.

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  • banned deer hunting on its land, and the New Forest Buck Hunt folded.

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  • The usual Dahon Velcro strap holds the folded bike together.

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  • 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.

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  • folded the buggy is 131cm long, 85 cm wide and 56 cms high.

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  • The rock solid aluminum interior casing has gone, to be replaced by tin sheeting folded over the main board.

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  • A next door neighbor's car aerial, carefully folded, makes a ideal coat hanger in an emergency.

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  • When cleaning dentures it is recommended that you do so over a folded towel or sink of water.

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  • This could be the starting point for the final folded dipole.

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  • dispersion forces set up would be enough to hold the folded structure together.

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  • We are not always habited, and rarely to be seen with hands folded and eyes downcast!

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  • Many binoculars have eyecups that can be either folded or pushed down for use with spectacles.

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  • They were then fattened on turnips, on which they were folded, and sold as quality mutton.

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  • flannelette diaper that is pre folded and stitched so that the center panel is thicker than the outer two panels.

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  • folded dipoles in software.

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  • folded Paleozoic strata provides the unity of this region.

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  • folded leaf.

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  • folded diapers.

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  • folded arms intently gazing at the distant point.

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  • More than the bundle of clothes neatly folded on his bed.

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  • folded over and sewn to form a loop to place the hands in.

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  • folded down for use from birth.

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  • folded away for easy storage.

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  • The faces of the family are almost geometric, like masks made from folded paper.

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  • When not in use the gnomon is folded downwards and stored inside the cylinder.

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  • Place a folded drape over the genitalia, leaving the groins clear for any femoral exploration.

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  • Double elasticated leg gusset holds pad folded diapers well.

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  • A coin vanishes and then audibly reappears in a folded handkerchief held by a spectator.

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  • These steps may well be sufficient to enable you to stow the machine in a medium sized hatchback with the rear seats folded down.

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  • The second row of seats can all be folded away in a single movement without removing the headrests.

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  • Usually polymer crystals take the form of chain folded lamellae.

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  • Martin London H.M.S.O. 1901 9 p., [1] folded leaf of plans; 33 cm.

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  • lino printed strip, folded and slotted to a background.

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  • We would use some folded muslin to stop Abigail's head from moving side to side on such journeys.

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  • napkins folded over a rail positioned below the bar.

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  • nappyh in waist suitable over all shaped diapers, pad folded diapers may need securing.

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  • nettle leaf which draws the leaf into a folded shelter.

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  • The screen cover conveniently folded underneath the unit like the cover of a reporter's notebook.

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  • She told me she used to love doing origami, and that she used to have a colorful collection of paper folded animals.

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  • parchment folded over her bones.

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  • Place a folded pillow under the elbow of the operated arm to support that.

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  • Both are made from light puff pastry folded around the topping and sprinkled with cheese.

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  • It was common Anglo-Saxon practice to form a quire from four sheets of parchment - folded to make eight leaves.

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  • This particular design uses modules folded from bronze rectangles.

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  • scissors to cut into the folded edge of the card, stopping about 2cm away from the opposite edge.

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  • serine residues in different parts of a folded chain.

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  • linen serviettes are folded out onto laps, and our drinks arrived quickly.

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  • sheets folded in a plastic wallet.

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  • This is a very simple design using sheet metal and folded to create a shape without the need to solder the metal for permanance.

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  • skinless man casually holding his flesh folded over his forearm.

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  • stratumocks are generally Cambrian, which is pretty old, and you can see some folded strata here.

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  • stratumenerally subdued relief associated with the underlying basement complex of highly folded Paleozoic strata provides the unity of this region.

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  • Easily fit through 4 strong suction cups with quick release tabs, the bath lift can be quickly folded and stored.

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  • Has characteristic deeply folded oral disk, with short tentacles.

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  • terry folded in the traditional way.

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  • terryyou are using terries as folded diapers, tumble dry them for 1/2 hr, then line dry and they keep their softness.

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  • terryyou are using terries as folded diapers, tumble dry them for 1/2 hr, then line dry and they keep their softness.

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  • These bellows are made from wood and folded leather and have metal trimmings.

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  • villusderstand that the small intestine is folded into villi in order to enhance absorption.

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  • wheelchair folded into the boot of the car.

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  • Before cotton became the substance of choice for lamp wicks, dried folded Mullein leaves were used for this purpose.

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  • Prefold A quick drying flat diaper which is folded into a pad and held in place by a close fitting Velcro wrap.

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  • Hence the region is variously known as the Ridge and Valley Belt, the Great Valley Region, or the Folded Appalachians.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Outside the northern circle lie on the west the folded Palaeozoic rocks of Brittany.

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  • 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.

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  • Ears large and pointed, and folded down when the animal is at rest.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • His draperies are tight and closely folded, being studied (as it is said) from models draped in paper and woven fabrics gummed.

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  • 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.

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  • The wing, when not in use, is folded d Pupa of Dyticus.

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  • - A " Vestibule "; the " lazytongs " gate is folded away when two cars are coupled together, giving free passage from end to end of the train.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • It is not true that throughout the whole width of this zone the beds are folded.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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