Until recently the final separation of the diamond from the concentrates was made by hand picking, but even this has now been replaced by machinery, owing to the remarkable discovery that a greased surface will hold a diamond while allowing the other heavy minerals to pass over it.
But the divinity could by anointing be transferred into men no less than into stones; and from immemorial antiquity, among the Jews as among other races, kings were anointed or greased, doubtless with the fat of the victims which, like the blood, was too holy to be eaten by the common votaries.
When, however, the surface is but very slightly greased, a spot can no longer be cleared by the warmth of the finger, or even of a spirit lamp, held underneath.
The Eskimo lifted his weighted boat with sheer-legs made of two paddles; he also had a tackle without sheaves, formed by reaving a greased thong through slits cut in the hide of a walrus.
The cushions were greased and the amalgam in a state of powder spread over them.
Forrest's researches in the Government of India records that the sepoys' belief that their cartridges were greased with the fat of cows and pigs had some foundation in fact.
which they retain; and hollow articles, such as playing balls or injection bottles, are vulcanized in iron or brass moulds, tinned inside and very slightly greased.
Place in greased ovenproof dish with the orange juice, cinnamon and sugar.
Wrap the roll loosely in greased foil and place in a large saucepan.
greased tin & allow to stand in fridge for at least 1/2 an hour.
greased lightning, Guy set to work, and within hours the navigation bar sported a link reading Chris is Great.
greased pie dish.
greased tray and roast for fifteen to twenty minutes.
greased foil and place in a large saucepan.
But then, his selection had more to do with his appreciation of greased palms than of greased palms than of greased locomotive axles.
greased baking sheet allowing space between each cookie.
Like greased lightning, Guy set to work, and within hours the navigation bar sported a link reading Chris is Great.
I changed the tail fly for a large muddler minnow, greased it up and skated it across the surface.
muddler minnow, greased it up and skated it across the surface.
muslin bags or greased pudding basins.
Music written on greased stained menus rather than table napkins.
But then, his selection had more to do with his appreciation of greased palms than of greased locomotive axles.
Place on a greased baking sheet allowing space between each cookie.
thiefriet and her three aunts must move like greased lightening if they're to get on the trail of the slippery cattle thieves.
Bake in a greased 1kg loaf tin in center of the oven, Gas 4 180C for approx 60 minutes.
Remove pan from heat, add teaspoon of vanilla essence, beat until the mix is thick then pour into greased tray.
These were cleaned up, greased and refitted with new spacer washers and cotter pins.
Divide the rice between the two lightly greased ramekin dishes or teacups.
Harriet and her three aunts must move like greased lightening if they 're to get on the trail of the slippery cattle thieves.
Put the balls onto greased cookie sheets, and flatten them with your hands.
Grill onion on a greased rack set six inches over the simmering coals.
Place the dough in the bowl and turn it so that all sides of the dough have been greased.
Drop dough onto greased cookie sheet by the teaspoonful and bake for 10 to 15 minutes.
Shape dough to fit into 2 greased 8-inch round pans.
Using a lightly greased 9x11 baking dish, layer the bread, sausage, and cheese.
Pour the brownies into a nine inch by nine inch greased and floured pan.
Pour mixture into an 8 x 8 inch greased cake pan and bake for 25 minutes until golden brown.
C. Real bacon bits Pour mixture into a greased 8 x 8 inch cake pan and bake for 25 minutes until golden brown.
Place both loaves on a greased cookie sheet and use a fork to poke holes all over the top of each.
Then, use a bread knife to slice each loaf into slices that are about ¼ inch thick and place them all back on the greased cookie sheet with the cut sides down.
Spread about ½ inch thick onto a greased baking sheet.
Place the biscuits on a lightly greased cookie sheet and bake for 15 minutes.
Place the biscuits on a cookie sheet that is lightly greased with non-stick spray.
Place the biscuits on a greased baking sheet.
Just mix the tow ingredients together and pout out on a greased cookie sheet.
Pour the mixture into a greased bread pan and bake at 375 degrees for 20 to 30 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
Drop it by the tablespoon onto a greased cookie sheet and bake at 375 degrees for 30 minutes to get buckwheat rolls.
Pour mixture into a 9" x 13" pan that has been greased or sprayed with no-stick cooking spray.
Place in a lightly greased bowl, rolling around the bowl until coated, then cover with a dishtowel or a paper towel and let rise in an unheated oven for until doubled in size or for about one hour.
Punch dough down on a floured surface, divide into two loaves and place in greased loaf pans.
The introduction The of the Minie rifle, with its greased cartridges, was accompanied by no consideration of the religious prejudices of the Bengal sepoys, to whom, whether Hindus or Mahommedans, the fat of cows and pigs was anathema.
It was easy for agitators to persuade the sepoys that the new cartridges were greased with the fat of animals sacred to one creed or forbidden to another, and that the British government was thus engaged in a deep-laid plot for forcing them to become Christians by first making them outcasts from their own religions.
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