Halved sentence example
The Aztec numerals, which were vigesimal or reckoned by scores, were depicted by dots or circles up to 20, which was represented by a flag, 400 (a score of scores) by a feather, and 8000 (a score of scores of scores) by a purse; but for convenience these symbols might be halved and quartered, so that 534 might be shown by one feather, one quarter of a feather, one flag, one-half of a flag, and four dots.
By 1980 the catch nearly halved to 45,000 metric tons.
The tablet form can be taken up to two hours after breakfast, and can be halved for dosage modifications as needed, unlike the capsules that need to be swallowed in their entirety.
Rub a halved garlic clove on a persistent blemish three times a day.
When the key is in the middle position, that is, not making connexion with either the front or back contacts, the received currents pass through both coils of the relay and the rheostat; no interference is, however, felt from this extra resistance because, although the current is halved, it has double the effect on the relay, because it passes through two coils instead of one.Advertisement
By this procedure the width of the central band in the diffraction pattern is halved, and so far an advantage is attained.
If we now suppose half the grating cut away, so as to leave 1000 lines in half an inch, the dispersion will not be altered, while the brightness and resolving power are halved.
By beginning the table at 20,000 instead of at io,000 the differences are halved in magnitude, while the number of them in a page is quartered.
Instead, he sauntered into the dining room and sat next to Edith as she halved a muffin and in tiny motions spread it with butter and marmalade.
Spread the toast with goat cheese and top with halved cherry tomatoes and fresh basil.Advertisement
The Aziz version is a post-modern deconstructed geometrically arranged stuffed eggplant dish made with halved baby eggplants.
Employers listin the i gave George working the same business have halved.
Under this scheme, only those that agree to 'good governance ' can, for example, expect their debts to be halved.
The size would be roughly halved, to 300 to 400 members serving six-year terms.
The price of the average laptop has almost halved in the last two years.Advertisement
The figures below for December are slightly unrepresentative, as the hit rate was approximately halved during the extended holiday period.
Grill 2 seeded and halved red peppers under a hot grill until the skin is blackened.
The number of people without proper sanitation is to be halved by 2015.
By 1760 the flying shuttle, which halved the labor of yarn production, was in general application.
Where this is not possible, patients should have their theophylline dose halved and plasma theophylline should be monitored closely.Advertisement
Drizzle halved tomatoes with olive oil, and sprinkle with basil leaves or a pinch of dried basil.
If the one set of lines exactly bisect the intervals between the others, the grating interval is practically halved, and the previously existing spectra of odd order vanish.
Sexual reproduction requires the number of chromosomes to be halved.
Southern Water is asking customers to help monitor the toad population in the region which has halved during the last ten to 15 years.
A lemon halved can be placed in the cavity for more lemon flavor.Advertisement
Recipes can be halved by using a split (375 mL) of the wine instead of a whole bottle.
When the square base of the pyramid is halved and a vertical line drawn up the center, the slanted height forms a triangle that measures to the value of Phi.