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Naturally, it is among the free living forms that the parapodium is best developed, and least developed among the tubicolous belongs typically a long tentacle, the cirrus, which 'r podium or neuropodium, and may be developed into an arborescent gill or into a flat scale-like process, A the elytron (in Polynoe, &c.).
Gill, and carried in 1907 within 70 m.
L is the condition of outgrowth with gl, gill lamellae.
Thus the base of the gill passes in a slanting direction across the right-hand side of the kidney, the posterior end being dorsal to the apex of the gland, and the anterior end ventral to the right-hand corner.
Zoologists are familiar with many instances (fishes, crustaceans) in which the protective walls of a water-breathing organ or gill-apparatus become converted into an air-breathing organ or lung, but there is no other case known of the conversion of gill processes themselves into air-breathing plates.Advertisement
Moreover, he wrote an article in the Edinburgh Review of July 1805 criticizing Sir William Gill's Topography of Troy, and these circumstances led Lord Byron to refer to him in English Bards and Scotch Reviewers as "the travell'd thane, Athenian Aberdeen."
Valvata is common in fresh waters throughout Britain; the gill when the animal is expanded is protruded beyond the mantle-chamber.
Had the internal contacts alone been used, which many astronomers would have considered the proper course, the result would have been 8.776" In 1877 Sir David Gill organized an expedition to the island of Ascension to observe the parallax of Mars with the heliometer.
The failure of the method based on transits of Venus led to an international effort carried out on the initiative of Sir David Gill to measure the parallax by observations on those minor planets which approach nearest the earth.
The drawback of greater distance was, however, in Gill's opinion, more than compensated by the accuracy with which the observations could be made.Advertisement
The instruments used were heliometers, the construction and use of which had been greatly improved, largely through the efforts of Gill himself.
These observations.were worked up and discussed by Gill with great elaboration in the Annals of the Cape Observatory, vols.
This last value agrees very closely with a determination made by Gill at the Cape of Good Hope, and most other recent determinations give values exceeding 20.50".
The instrument then passed, by purchase from Gill, to Lord McLaren, by whom it was presented to the Royal Observatory, Edinburgh.
When the heliometer-part of Lord Lindsay's heliometer was acquired by Gill in 1879, he changed the manner of imparting the motion in question.Advertisement
Gill introduced a powerful auxiliary to the accuracy of heliometer measures in the shape of a reversing prism placed in front of the eye-piece, between the latter and the observer's eye.
The sexes are distinct, and the generative opening is on the side of the body above the edge of the inner lamella of the inner gill.
Al' Gill University at Montreal has been enlarged and splendidly endowed by the munificence of a few private individuals; Toronto University by the provincial legislature of Ontario; Queen's University at Kingston largely by the support of its own graduates and friends.
The filaments of the gill (ctenidium) of Mytilus and Arca thus form two closely set rows which depend from the axis of the gill like two parallel plates.
As the axis of the ctenidium lies by the side of the body, and is very frequently connate with the body, as so often happens in Gastropods also, we find it convenient to speak of the two plate-like structures formed on each ctenidial axis as the outer and the inner gill-plate; each of these is composed of two lamellae, an outer (the reflected) and an adaxial in the case of the outer gill plate, and an adaxial and an inner (the reflected) in the case of the inner gill-plate.Advertisement
The gill axis d is seen lying in the sub-pallial chamber between the foot b and the mantle c. From it depend the gillfilaments or lamellae - formed by united filaments - drawn as black lines f.
In the filaments of the gill of Protobranchia and many Filibranchia the tubular cavity is divided by a more or less complete fibrous septum into two channels, for an afferent and efferent blood-current.
Rudimentary cephalic eyes occur in the Mytilidae and in Avicula at the base of the first filament of the inner gill, each consisting of a I pigmented epithelial fossa containing a cuticular lens.
In addition to the characters given above, it may be noted that the mantle is provided with a hypobranchial gland on the outer side of each gill, the auricles are muscular, the kidneys are glandular through their whole length, the sexes are separate.
In the majority of Gastropoda one gill and one auricle are lost.Advertisement
Therefore, when gill drawing machinery was invented, the cutting of silk into short fibres ceased, and long silks are now prepared for spinning on what is known as " long spinning process."
A faller or gill drawing machine consists of a long feeding sheet which conveys silk to a pair of rollers (back rollers).
From the last head of drawing the sliver is taken to a machine known as a gill rover.
Each gill has the structure of a typical molluscan ctenidium, consisting of an axis bearing an anterior and posterior row of filaments or lamellae.
Both the openings are close together, the external opening being just in front of the principal gill near the posterior end of the body.Advertisement
The venous blood is conducted from the tissues to a large sinus on either side above the pallial groove, and from this sinus passes to the gills by an afferent vessel in each gill on the internal or pedal margin of the axis.
The oxygenated blood is carried from each gill by an efferent vessel on the external or pallial side of the axis to another longitudinal vessel which leads to the auricle on each side.
In Lepidopleuridae an osphradium occurs at the base of each gill.
From 1855 to 1893 he was professor of geology and principal of M`Gill University, Montreal, an institution which under his influence attained a high reputation.
His SOn, George Mercer Dawson (1849-1901), was born at Pictou on the 1st of August 1849, and received his education at M ` Gill University and the Royal School of Mines, London, where he had a brilliant career.Advertisement
But Sir David Gill found from experience and careful comparison that a silvered mirror of 12-in.
Sir David Gill tested the equatorial coude on double stars at the Paris Observatory in 1884, and his last doubts as to the practical value of the instrument were dispelled.
Others had by their own efforts obtained a large amount of learning, amongst whom Dr John Gill was eminent for his knowledge of Hebrew, as shown in his Exposition of the Holy Scriptures, a work in 9 vols.
The designation of the machine indicates the particular method in which the gill pins are moved.
The City has a Carnegie library, Gill hospital, a Y.M.C.A.Advertisement
The chief are Aysgarth Force, on the main stream, Mill Gill Force on a tributary near Askrigg, and Hardraw Scaur beyond Hawes, the finest of all, which shoots forth over a projecting ledge of limestone so as to leave a clear passage behind it.
Very often the basal segment of the protopodite bears, on the outer side, a lamellar appendage (more rarely, two), the epipodite, which may function as a gill.
It was at Ascension that Mr, afterwards Sir, David Gill determined, in 1877, the solar parallax.
The first really adequate determinations of solar parallax were those of Sir David Gill, measured by inference from the apparent diurnal shift of Mars among the stars as the earth turned diurnally upon its axis; the observations were made at the island of Ascension in 1878.
The disk of Mars and his colour are certain disadvantages, and Gill.Advertisement
The measures were made with the Cape heliometer and have never been superseded, for the latest results with the minor planet Eros exactly confirm Gill's result-8.80" - while they decidedly diminish the associated probable error.
P. Langley's Researches on Solar Heat are published by the War Department (Signal Service, xv.) (Washington, 1884), and Gill's parallax researches in Cape Annals, vols.
These are the South African College at Cape Town (founded in 1829), the Victoria College at Stellenbosch, the Diocesan College at Rondebosch, Rhodes University College, Graham's Town, Gill College at Somerset East, the School of Mines at Kimberley and the Huguenot Ladies' College at Wellington.
Fishing operations are carried on extensively in Lake Erie, the fish being taken with gill nets, seins and pound nets.
Sir David Gill derived a highly satisfactory value of 8.78" for the long-sought constant from the opposition of Mars in 1877, and from combined heliometer observations at five observatories in 1888-1889 of the minor planets Iris, Victoria and Sappho, the apparently definitive value of 8.80" (equivalent distance, 92,874,000 m.).Advertisement
Photographic star-charting was begun by Sir David Gill in 1885, and the third and concluding volume of the Cape Photographic Durchmusterung appeared in 1900.
In the north lie Loughs Melvin, close above Donegal Bay, and Gill near Sligo, Lough Gara, draining to the Shannon, and Lough Conn near Ballina (county Mayo), and in the south, the great expanses of Loughs Mask and Corrib, joined by a subterranean channel.
Gill, hold that " the heavenly family had taken up their abode in these birds, fishes, and reptiles."
Gill, Myths and Songs from the South Pacific, p. 60.
In the South Sea Islands, generally, the fable of the union and separation of Heaven and Earth is current; other forms will be found in Gill's Myths and Songs from the South Pacific. The cosmogonic myths of the Aryans of India are peculiarly interesting, as we find in the Vedas and Brahmanas and Puranas almost every fiction familiar to savages side by side with the most abstract metaphysical speculations.
Click here if you can help bougainvillea From Gill, Basingstoke I am growing a bougainvillea in my conservatory for the first time.
Captain Rhian Williams duly received the League Shield from RFU President Gill Burns before an appreciative crowd on the pitch after the match.
Meanwhile, Nemo has befriended the other denizens of the tank, who are led by scarred Moorish idol Gill.
In his generation Eric Gill was the prime exponent of direct carving.
Dactylogyrus 01 (gill fluke) (212 kb) A gill fluke on the edge of a gill filament at 100x magnification.
In large numbers both skin and gill flukes represent a serious threat to fish health.
A hook in the back of the fish's throat can sometimes best be reached by carefully inserting the forceps via the gill cover.
Minutes and a report of the geodetic Arc Committee containing reports by Gill and Ardagh on geodetic surveys in Africa, 1900.
From the car park, take the footpath which runs up the side of Blease gill, crossing the gill at the wooden footbridge.
Delicious with plenty visitors easy river blue gill speckled walked here in.
Can a greater amberjack ever have 23 gill rakers on the first gill arch?
It was caught in a monofilament gill net off the southwest Coast of Guernsey in about 60 feet of water.
Most fish have gill slits on the sides where the head joins the body.
To the right of this, a short icefall runs into the bed of the main gill.
At a place called Iron Gill, near Warnell, is a mineral spring, the waters of which are strongly impregnated with iron.
Entrance is up the gill on the right beneath a covered manhole.
Its only resemblance to other chordates is its large pharynx perforated with gill slits and used for feeding.
I have also loved pieces straight away only to ask upon further inspection... wait a minute is that gill sans... .
William Gill - Explorer & Spy Tony's great-great uncle inherited a fortune and spent it on exploration.
It runs high above a wild boulder-strewn almost waterless gill.
This excellent time-saving contrivance has also been used in Gill's apparatus for measuring astrographic plates (see below).
More efficient is the Gill kiln which uses coke as a fuel.
The members of the order present the same wide range of superficial appearance as do the Pectinibranchiate Streptoneura, forms carrying well-developed spiral shells and large mantle-skirts being included in the group, together with flattened or cylindrical slug-like forms. But in respect of the substitution of other parts for the mantle-skirt and for the gill which the more degenerate Opisthobranchia exhibit, this order stands alone.
It differed only from the three Russian instruments in having a mounting by the Cookes in which the declination circle reads from the eye-end.5 This instrument was afterwards most generously lent by Lord Lindsay to Gill for his expedition to Ascension in 1877.6 These four Repsold heliometers proved to be excellent instruments, 5 For a detailed description of this instrument see Dunecht Publications, vol.
She had had a gill of whiskey and a quart of beer in bed that morning and was intoxicated.
The plan was to connect Rowlands Gill with the Victoria Garesfield Reservoir by means of a pipe alongside the colliery railroad to Pipe Bridge.
Since this section was easy we arranged a stop at Rowlands Gill and a chance to regroup for lunch.
Noted local restaurateurs Richard and Gill Savage run the Swan with their family and provide home-cooked quality food and service second to none.
I have also loved pieces straight away only to ask upon further inspection... wait a minute is that gill sans....
A gill net does not destroy the sea bed unlike beam trawlers or even worse scallop dredgers.
In a recent study, 2% of tagged seals were killed in fishing gear, mainly gill and tangle nets.
On the basis of that rule, no angler may gill net, trawl, or trammel net for commercial use.
William Gill - Explorer & Spy Tony 's great-great uncle inherited a fortune and spent it on exploration.
In 1987, James Elgin Gill was born in Ottawa, Canada.
Alex entered the third world warrior tournament to seek revenge on Gill, who seriously injured Alex's best friend Tom.
After defeating Gill, Alex loses to Ryu and is encouraged by the latter to "hone his skills."
Gill is the final boss in Street Fighter III and was not a selectable character in the arcade version.
One of only two female characters in Street Fighter III, Ibuki is a skilled ninjitsu warrior and was sent by her clan to procure documents from Gill regarding the rumoured "G-File" project.
Necro was abducted as a young boy by Gill's organization, and was subjected to intense experimentation and testing that resulted in major alterations to his DNA.
Also known as Illia, he gained the ability to stretch out his limbs (much like Dhalsim) as well as harness electricity (like Blanka), because of Gill's "G-File Project".
Necro enters the third world warrior tournament to seek revenge on Gill for the atrocities he has suffered.
They entered the third world warrior tournament to show off their skills, and, as a team, actually defeated Gill.
As the World Turns Media Domain is an Internet discussion group that is a part of the larger Media Domain website created by Michael Gill.
Michael Gill's As the World Turns Media Domain provides ATWT fans with a rich space to organize and debate their favorite soap opera.
See David Gill, Man and Astronomer, by George Forbes (1916).
Captain William Gill, of the Indian survey, first made his way across China to eastern Tibet and Burma, and subsequently delighted the world with his story of the River of Golden Sand.
The essential feature of the asymmetry of Gastropoda is the atrophy or disappearance of the primitively left half of the circumanal complex (the right half in sinistral forms), including the gill, the auricle, the osphradium, the hypobranchial gland and the kidney.
The heart c lying in the pericardium is seen in close proximity to the renal organ, and consists of a single auricle receiving blood from the gill, and of a single ventricle which pumps it through the body by an anterior and posterior aorta.
The most noteworthy waterfalls are - Scale Force (Dano-Norwegian fors, foss), besidesCrummock, Lodore near Derwentwater, Dungeon Gill Force, beside Langdale, Dalegarth Force in Eskdale, Aira near Ullswater, sung by Wordsworth, Stock Gill Force and Rydal Falls near Ambleside.