Frontal Sentence Examples
Thus the downfall of the monarchy and of the ancient cults have been nearly fatal to some of the more beautiful birds; feather ornaments, formerly worn only by nobles, came to be a common decoration; and many species (for example the Hawaiian gallinule, Gallinula sandwicensis, which, because of its crimson frontal plate and bill, was said by the natives to have played the part of Prometheus, burning its head with fire stolen from the gods and bestowed on mortals) have been nearly destroyed by the mongoose, or have been driven from their lowland homes to the mountains, such being the fate of the mamo, mentioned above, and of the Sandwich Island goose (Bernicla sandwicensis), which is here a remarkable example of adaptation, as its present habitat is quite arid.
Shell covered by mantle, or absent; anterior tentacles form a frontal veil; mantle contains spicules.
The post-orbital processes of the frontal and jugal are widely sundered, and the former may even be small (Xerus).
In front was often a hanging panel of embroidered cloth (the frontal; but frontals of wood, ornamented with carving or enamel, &c., are also to be found).
The left wing of cavalry was to move under cover of woods, houses and hollows to gain Wangenies, where it was to connect with the frontal attack of the French centre from Fleurus and to envelop Waldeck's right.Advertisement
At 8 o'clock the frontal attack began by a vigorous artillery engagement, in which the French, though greatly outnumbered in guns, held their own, and three hours later Waldeck, whose attention had been absorbed by events on the front, found a long line of the enemy already formed up in his rear.
He at once brought his second line back to oppose them, but while he was doing so the French leader filled up the gap between himself and the frontal assailants by posting infantry around Wagnelee, and also guns on the neighbouring hill whence their fire enfiladed both halves of the enemy's army up to the limit of their ranging power.
From the fact that the bony horn-core of the hollow-horned ruminants first develops as a separate ossification, as do the horns of the giraffe, while the pedicle of the antlers of the deer grow direct from the frontal bone, it has been proposed to place the hollow-horned ruminants (inclusive of the prongbuck) and the giraffes in one group and the deer in another.
The frontal appendages, when present, are confined (except in the case of the reindeer) to the males, and take the form of antlers, that is to say of type No.
The wombat of Tasmania and the islands of Bass's Straits (P. ursinus), and the closely similar but larger P. platyrhinus of the southern portion of the mainland of Australia, belong to this group. On the other hand, in the hairy-nosed wombat (P. latifrons) of Southern Australia, the fur is smooth and silky; the ears are large and more pointed; the muzzle is hairy; the frontal region of the skull is broader than in the other section, with well-marked postorbital processes; and there are thirteen ribs.Advertisement
When he failed in his first attempt to go through in the valleys, Krauss resigned himself to a frontal attack upon the mountain lines between the Brenta and the Piave.
As the chief authority of their tenets, the Nimavats recognize the Bhagavata-purana; though several works, ascribed to Nimbarka - partly of a devotional character and partly expository of Vedanta topics - are still extant, Adherents of this sect are fairly numerous in northern India, their frontal mark consisting of the usual two perpendicular white lines, with, however, a circular black spot between them.
Some of them are relics of the longitudinal moraines of the ice-sheet, and they run north-west to south-east, parallel to the striation of the rocks and to the countless parallel troughs excavated by the ice in the hard rocks in the same direction; while the Lojo As, which runs from HangOudd to Vesi-jarvi, and is continued farther east under the name of Salpausellia, parallel to the shore of the Gulf of Finland, are remainders of the frontal moraines, formed at a period when the ice-sheet remained for some time stationary during its retreat.
A renewed frontal attack at the opportune moment broke into his position at Yenije Vardar, and, threatened on all sides, the Turks withdrew into Salonika, where their commander and 29,000 men surrendered to Constantine on the 9th.
The necessity of maintaining at all costs the single supply route of the army - that through Prilep to points on the Uskub-Salonika railway - no doubt imposed a plan of battle that was to all intents and purposes frontal, for the projected movements of cavalry on Resna and over the Cerna could hardly be regarded as serious attempt at envelopment.Advertisement
Of this army, however, one division only was involved in the frontal fight, and it became evident to the Turks in the afternoon of the 30th that enough enemy forces remained over to roll up their left wing and interpose between the main body and Constantinople.
Thus he cleared the way for unit after unit held up at the frontal wire, and, growing snowball fashion, the Bulgarian attack, soon joined by accompanying field batteries, cleared the whole line of the eastern forts by 8 A.M.
A pair of frontal papillae or filaments, probably sensory, are commonly present.
The epoch was characterized by cold wet climate, by the supposed existence of Man of the Olom type, that is, nearly as dolichocephalous as the Neanderthal type, but with superciliary ridges flat, and frontal bones high, and by the occurrence of the musk-ox, the horse, the cave-bear, Rhinoceros tichorhinus and the mammoth.
The success of the frontal assault had dispirited the remainder of the defenders, and Menshikov drew off his forces southwards.Advertisement
The English king, forgetting his fathers experiences, endeavoured to ride down the enemy by headlong frontal charges of his men-at-arms, and made practically no attempt to use his archery to advantage.
The Unionists came back equal in numbers to the Liberals, but the latter could also count on the Labor party and the Irish Nationalists; and the battle was fully arrayed for a frontal attack on the powers of the Second Chamber when the kings death in May upset all calculations.
Other epidermic appendages are the horns of ruminants and rhinoceroses - the former being elongated, tapering, hollow caps of hardened epidermis of fibrous structure, fitting on and growing from conical projections of the frontal bones and always arranged in pairs, while the latter are of similar structure, but without any internal bony support, and situated in the middle line.
The last-mentioned species, by its frontal tuft, small rounded ears, general brown coloration, and minute antlers, connects the typical muntjacs with the small tufted deer or tufted muntjacs of the genus Elaphodus of eastern China and Tibet.
An enlarged, frontal scale may cover the head, and a row of scales separates the ventral ciliated areas from one another, whilst two series of alternating rows cover the back and side.Advertisement
Behind it, and freely communicating with it beneath the osseous bridge (the post-orbital process of the frontal) forming the boundary between them, is the small temporal fossa occupying the whole of the side of the cranium proper, and in front is the great flattened expanse of the " cheek," formed chiefly by the maxilla, giving support to the long row of cheek-teeth, and having a prominent ridge running forward from below the orbit for the attachment of the masseter muscle.
The latter sends a horizontal or slightly ascending process backwards below the orbit to join the under surface of the zygomatic process of the squamosal, which is remarkably large, and instead of ending as usual behind the orbit, runs forwards to join the greatly developed post-orbital process of the frontal, and even forms part of the posterior and inferior boundary of the orbit, an arrangement not met with in other mammals.
On the 16th the Union army deployed in front of him, again over-lapping his left flank, and although a frontal attack was repulsed, the extension of the Federal right wing compelled Hood to extend his own lines more and more.
Frontal bones distinct from parietals; palatines fused with maxillaries.
In primary progressive aphasia, the disease starts in an area at the back of the frontal lobes and front of the temporal lobes.
Expected my tastebuds to be whacked by a full frontal assault.
Ideal for providing a frontal ' port ' to your fans by fitting in to the plastic front bezel of your case.
Thin high cloud thickened during the morning with frontal cloud over Ireland moving into the Irish Sea.
Integrated in the front bumper structure, this device prevents passenger cars from being wedged under the truck in a frontal collision.
The current experiment confirms that left frontal convexity is sensitive to manipulations of the direction of visuospatial attention.
More recently, I have begun to explore a possible general role for the frontal cortex in processing emotion more broadly.
In fact, the front cowl has a smaller frontal area than the 600.
Case 70 Recurrent craniopharyngioma A young adult with recurrent headaches Findings The lateral skull film demonstrates a previous frontal craniotomy.
It includes the specific diseases of Pick's disease and frontal lobe degeneration among others.
An alternative method is the application of the frontal method at infinite dilution.
In some cases, effective reorganization can decrease task difficulty, implying a dissociation between frontal activity and basic memory demand.
The third region is located in the right dorsal (posterior) frontal cortex (bottom lateral view of brain ).
No overt language dysfunction was found in our population of 18 patients with focal ischemic lesions primarily affecting the right frontal or temporal lobes.
Justin is about as full frontal a showman as you'll ever see.
Within the cortex of the right frontal lobe there was found a lesion.
Duncan, J. Owen, A. M. (2000) Consistent response of the human frontal lobe to diverse cognitive demands.
A better understanding of the inferior frontal lobe may thus hinge on our decision on when to look for clues in neurocognitive development.
The complications in the FT group were oculomotor palsy in 3 cases, hemorrhage in one case, and frontal infarction in one case.
These are all typical features of a frontal lobe brain injury.
It showed acceptable repeatability in the sagittal and frontal plane kinematics, but not in the transverse plane parameters (rotation angles ).
Actually, I'd rather volunteer for frontal lobotomy, thank you.
Someone with a full frontal lobotomy could expose a Republican politician.
Dorsal Stream Occipital cortex to posterior parietal and frontal lobes.
Our findings are consistent with a large-scale neural network centered in frontal and parietal cortex that supports comprehension of generalized quantifiers.
Never use a rear-facing child restraint in the front seat of a car fitted with an active frontal airbag.
Back to top Clinical diagnosis The evolution in time of frontal lobe seizures.
The frontal and temporal presentations of FTD are clearly separable from each other and early AD.
Also the right frontal sinus is larger than the left.
The vision would be from within, frontal not tangential.
For the next four days a series of frontal troughs associated with a sequence of Atlantic lows brought unsettled conditions to Shetland.
There is no frontal, just more of the walnut veneer familiar from the crossing.
As to the use of the word, it must be further stated that it is also technically applied to altar cloths, the altar being "vested" in frontal (antependium) and super-frontal (see Altar).
Two magnificent marble ambones, the larger dating from 1175, a large 11th-century altar frontal in the south aisle, having scenes from the Bible carved on thirty ivory tablets, with 13th-century mosaics in the apse, given by Giovanni da Procida, the promotor of the Sicilian Vespers, and the tomb of Pope Gregory VII., and that of Queen Margaret of Durazzo, mother of King Ladislaus, erected in 1412, deserve to be mentioned.
In the typical oxen, as represented by the existing domesticated breeds (see Cattle) and the extinct aurochs, the horns are cylindrical and placed on an elevated crest at the very vertex of the skull, which has the frontal region of great length.
This construction reduces the risk of injuries in frontal collisions as well as in rear-end impacts and side impacts.
Senior Instructors Ollie demonstrating frontal reverse kick in Savate kickboxing with apprentice instructor Tim Campbell.
Most of the UK, except East Anglia and N and E Scotland, was covered with low stratiform frontal cloud.
One unresolved issue is whether there are functionally distinct subdivisions of the lateral frontal cortex that subserve different aspects of working memory.
The satellite picture shows the swirl of cloud around the low with frontal cloud just reaching North Wales.
Calvin (Blair Underwood) is the star of a successful televising series that finishes of Trailer of Frontal Full.
In contrast, increasing the requirement to retrieve items from working memory yielded greater activation in regions of the ventrolateral frontal cortex.
Ensure that there is adequate frontal coverage to absorb urine, and also check to make sure that the whole liner is really inside the diaper cover so that moisture cannot wick from the inside of the diaper to the outside.
While the claim was that the photos will not display full frontal nudity, his appearance in the publication has raised eyebrows from the Palin camp.
She has also worked on several big-screen movies, including 54 with Salma Hayek and Mike Myers, and Full Frontal with Julia Roberts and David Duchovny.
There is full frontal nudity for both the men and women and it was the first game in Australia to be considered for their R18+ rating, which is equivalent to the United States' Adults Only rating.
These bones include the nasal, maxilla, lacrimal, and frontal bones.
These include variations in the frontal lobes of the brain that focus on control and planning and in the limbic system, a group of structures in the brain that are linked to emotion, behavior, smell, and other functions.
Peroxisomal disorders are also associated with facial abnormalities, including high forehead, frontal bossing (swelling), small face, low set ears, and slanted eyes.
Frontal or interdental lisp is produced when the tongue protrudes through the front teeth when teeth are missing and is the most familiar type of lisp.
The most common site for encephalocele is along the front-to-back midline of the skull, usually at the rear, although frontal encephaloceles are more common among Asians.
The orbital cortex located on the underside of the brain's frontal lobe is overactive in OCD patients.
It is most effective when used on the crown and mid-scalp areas rather than the frontal hairline.
A half wig will usually start halfway back from the hair line, allowing an individual's bang or frontal hairline to be visible.
You can choose full frontal coverage, moderate, or minimal.
It includes a cape and headpiece, along with a frontal body panel to get the full Darth Vader effect.
Both, when backed into a corner, prefer a direct frontal attack.
The subject without psychic ability had activation in a different part of the brain instead, the left inferior frontal gyrus.
Made of faux leather with a frontal platform.
The provocative and unusual setting served only to whet the appetite; it was the introduction of frontal nudity to Brazilian television that made this series stands out in local ratings.
While in L.A. Budig make guest appearances on a handful of primetime shows and served as host for WE's Full Frontal Fashion.
You can make the design a full frontal view, or you might elect to use a side view.
One 2005 UK study conducted by researchers at Bradford University found that the female hormone estrogen affects the frontal lobe of the brain and increases mental flexibility.
The best way to get ready to perform the heel stretch is by practicing your side and frontal splits.
When in a frontal split, try to place your torso to the ground, reaching as far forward as possible.
Being able to have your abdomen flat on the ground while you remain in a frontal split will promote a very good stretch.
While the specific mechanism of Topamax is not fully understood, it is known that Topamax acts on the frontal cortex of the brain.
The women of Crete in the pre-Christian days apparently had no time for a slow tease -- they went for a full-blown frontal assault!
Besides a man's frontal area, what other areas do these underwear emphasize in a positive way?
Loincloths cover a man's frontal region while exposing part or all of his behind.
Frontal pouch design - Andrew Christian claims this design "gently lifts," making everything in front appear larger.
Their claim is that the "Show-It" brief can add up to 1.5 inches to a man's "frontal measurement."
It rides low like a Hipster Micro Thong but has smaller frontal coverage.
G-strings and others with little frontal coverage may require a close shave or Brazilian wax.
Luke makes a more frontal assault, declaring himself at the door and claiming the title of Jedi Knight.
In addition to these lines, all tadpoles show more or less distinctly a small whitish gland in the middle of the head between the eyes, the so-called frontal gland or pineal gland, which in early stages is connected with the brain.
Attached to it or the neighbouring frontal is often a supraorbital; infraorbitals occur also, attached to the jugal or downward process of the lacrymal.
The acrembolic proboscis or frontal introvert of the Nemertine worms has a complete range.
Shell external and conical; anterior tentacles form a frontal veil; ctenidium extending only over right side; a distinct osphradium.
The union of the index and middle fingers by means of a web extending as far as the terminal joints is the distinctive feature of the siamang, which is the largest of the group, and black in colour with a white frontal band.
The frieze of the entablature contains sculptures only in the metopes of the east front and in those of the sides immediately adjoining it; the frontal metopes represent the labours of Heracles, the lateral the exploits of Theseus.
Skull elevated and compressed; with the orbit and temporal fossa widely continuous, there being no true post-orbital process from the frontal bone.
A hump on the forehead probably indicates the existence of a large frontal horn.
Another character is the absence of a hollow chamber, or sinus, within the frontal bone of the forehead.
The parietal muscles (p.m.), which pass from the vertical walls to the frontal wall, thus act by depressing the latter and so exerting a pressure on the fluid of the bodycavity.
In Cheilostomata with a rigid frontal wall A, of Membranipora; B, of an Jullien showed that proimmature zooecium of Cribrilina trusion and retraction were p.m., Parietal muscles.
The "epitheca" noticed above is in this case the persistent frontal membrane.
But avicularia or vibracula may also occur in other places - on the backs of unilaminar erect forms, along the sutural lines of the zooecia and on their frontal surface.
In the second section there is a well-developed nasal, and a small frontal horn separated by an interval.
The primitive Artiodactyla thus probably had the typical number (44) of incisor, canine and molar teeth, brachyodont molars, conical odontoid process, four distinct toes on each foot, with metacarpal, metatarsal and all the tarsal bones distinct, and no frontal appendages.
These are medium-sized or large antelopes with naked muzzles, narrow sheep-like upper molars, fairly long tails, rudimentary or no face-glands, and pits in the frontal bones of the skull.
All these are large and generally more or less uniformly coloured antelopes with horns in both sexes, long and more or less hairy tails, high withers, small face-glands, naked muzzles, tall, narrow upper molars, and the absence of pits in the frontal bones.
To the Guard and 2nd divisions was assigned the frontal attack on the Chiuliencheng position where the Russians had about one-half of Bathe of P, the Yalu.
Then the frontal attack stopped and both divisions abandoned themselves to the intoxication of victory.
The Japanese attack was convergent, but there was no room for envelopment; the Russian position moreover was " all-round " and presented no flanks, and except for the enfilade fire of the Japanese and Russian gunboats in the shallow bays on either side the battle was locally at every point a frontal attack and defence.
Forward from the head extends a long ramified appendage described as the " frontal shrub," backward from the fourth abdominal segment of the male spreads a fin-like expansion which is unique.
Considering the imprisonment of the ostracod body within the valves, it is more surprising that the Asteropidae and Cypridinidae should have a pair of compound and sometimes large eyes, in addition to the e median organ at the base of I the " frontal tentacle," than 6 that other members of the group should be limited to P that median organ of sight, or have no eyes at all.
The frontal organ varies in form and apparently in function, and is sometimes absent.
Another character by which the European domesticated pig differs from any of the wild species is the concave outline of the frontal region of the skull.
In the 14th century Pistoia possessed a number of the most skilful artists in silver-work, a wonderful specimen of whose powers exists now in the cathedral - the great silver altar and frontal of St James, originally made for the high altar, but now placed in a chapel on the south side.
Anterior tentacles form a frontal veil; foot rather broad.
Mantle-border projecting; frontal veil reduced, and often covered by the anterior border of the mantle.
On his left wing the attacks of the Guard and 2nd divisions (action of Yang-tzu-ling) on the Russian front and flank failed, the frontal attack because of the resolute defence, the flank attack from sheer fatigue of the troops.
The neighbourhood of Marietta witnessed for the next fortnight very heavy fighting, notably at Pine Mountain on the 14th and Kenesaw on the 27th, both actions being frontal assaults gallantly pushed home and as gallantly repulsed.
In the long familiar Branchipus, Chirocephalus and Streptocephalus the males have frontal appendages, but these are wanting in the " brine-shrimp " Artemia, and the same want helps to distinguish Branchinecta (Verrill, 1869) from the old genus Branchipus.
General Lee and President Davis were present and witnessed the loss of 2000 men in a frontal attack which continued till 9 p.m.
It is also darker in colour, has less of the frontal crest, shorter legs, a longer tail, and the markings beneath take the form of bars rather than stripes, while the bill, eyes and legs are all black.
Anterior tentacles forming a scalloped frontal veil; dorsal appendages and tentacles similarly ramified.
But the flank attack became entangled in mass in a loop of the river and suffered heavily, and two batteries that formed part of the frontal attack came into action within a few hundred yards of unsuspected Boer trenches, with the result that ten guns were lost, as well as in all some r roo men.