"How big is this hole?" asked Dorothy.
The opening to the cave was only a narrow hole between two rocks.
He comes in through a hole in the floor.
He motioned toward a hole in the wall, and he and Jade and Ileana trailed her out of the destroyed building.
One step in a hole and she could lie out here mortally wounded with no one to know.
I poured cement in the hole he dug under the hen house.
This is the last water hole for a long time.
A hole in the floor was between her and the elevators.
Rita wished him a nice flight the next day, pulled on a sweater with a hole through which her elbow protruded, reminded him it was after 5:00, and left the office.
Lana stared at the hole, surprised, and dropped even lower.
I can't see you in the rain digging a hole for a toaster.
Giddon paused at a mud hole and pointed at a track.
Kris.s gaze burned a hole in his back, but Rhyn ignored him.
She scraped bones from a plate into a hole she had dug in the sand.
They dropped him into a black hole, and
Their attempt to dig a hole to the underworld failed, but at least they'd stemmed the flow of souls.
This is all a new fishing hole and that's all these government guys are doing.
It looks like a hole in the ground that hasn't been touched in thirty years or more.
The mouth of the hole was nearly filled up now, but the kitten gave a leap through the remaining opening and at once scampered up into the air.
PMF are spreading the word to the populace to hole up in the underground railroad.
"It's worth your life in a black hole!" she snarled.
Witnessing the gaping hole to the shadow world form in the middle of the real world was unsettling.
We should just toss him in the deepest hole in Hell.
In the second act there was scenery representing tombstones, there was a round hole in the canvas to represent the moon, shades were raised over the footlights, and from horns and contrabass came deep notes while many people appeared from right and left wearing black cloaks and holding things like daggers in their hands.
Are you going to fill us in or just keep rocking until you wear a hole in the porch?
This was somewhat like cutting a hole in the bottom of a ship to let the water out.
The youth had dropped into a dark hole in the floor of the facility.
I know a place where we can hole up for the night.
On a mountain near their city, there was a narrow chasm or hole in the rocks.
If we were in Vienna it would be easy, but here, in this wretched Moravian hole, it is more difficult, and I beg you all to help me.
Her one thought was to plug the hole so the dogs couldn't get through.
She touched the necklace at her throat, the hole within her growing.
It was different than the other portals; there were no doors visible through this one, just a hole in the world.
It was as his father had told him, as if the suns burned a hole straight through his head and the ground beneath him shook.
Sadness had long since waned, leaving only a hole that'd never be filled.
While the hole inside her grew, Jenn's sense of duty returned.
The Indians had advanced so far as to regulate the effect of the wind by a mat suspended over the hole in the roof and moved by a string.
Absent one of those gizmos to see around corners or a newspaper with a hole in it to held high like all the really cool spies do, Dean tried the direct approach.
"Hole, meaning a bad soul," Gabriel said, gazing at the symbols.
"Is the hole in the sky sealed at least?" he asked, referring to the entry the demons had made into Death's underworld prior to his takeover.
Deidre turned around to find the hole between places had closed already.
Jenn stared at them numbly then dug a hole in front of the monument with shaking fingers.
If the source be a point, such as the image formed by a lens of small focus or by a fine hole in a plate held close to a bright flame, the outline of the shadow is to be found by drawing straight lines from the luminous point so as to envelop the opaque body.
He spent the night moving from shell hole to shell hole trying to avoid detection - by either side.
The very thought of crawling into a dark hole in the ground caused shivers of ice on the back of his neck.
That's been a dry hole for sixty years, Roger said.
He.d find a way to deal with the loss that ate a hole through his body.
The Watcher led her to a hole in the back of a tunnel, and they emerged in a sunny, warm world.
Several Mangaboos came forward with glass spades and dug a hole in the ground.
Each checker has a hole in the middle in which a brass knob can be placed to distinguish the king from the commons.
One has suggested, that if such a "leach-hole" should be found, its connection with the meadow, if any existed, might be proved by conveying some colored powder or sawdust to the mouth of the hole, and then putting a strainer over the spring in the meadow, which would catch some of the particles carried through by the current.
This old restaurant was once a watering hole where locals, including revolutionary leaders, gathered and discussed issues of the day.
The hole appeared, and she cringed as she went through it.
Any clue how a hole in the ground equates to an evil soul?
He.d been unable to shake the empty hole in his heart resulting from Kris flinging him to the side to pursue a human female.
A'Ran's penetrating gaze nearly burnt a hole through her shoulder blades.
A charred hole still smoked in the compound's wall.
They paused at a water hole that bubbled up between some rocks.
Making another hole directly over it with an ice chisel which I had, and cutting down the longest birch which I could find in the neighborhood with my knife, I made a slip-noose, which I attached to its end, and, letting it down carefully, passed it over the knob of the handle, and drew it by a line along the birch, and so pulled the axe out again.
Together they lifted Brutus from the wheelbarrow and placed him in the hole.
He could block the hole, but there was no way of knowing if he would be trapping them inside.
His remark punctured a hole in her thin armor and she exploded, slamming the papers onto her desktop so hard that one of the pages floated to the floor.
Why don't I pick you up tomorrow after work and take you to the bluff hole?
Sure, it's the best swimming hole around here.
She crossed to it and peered through the peep hole, surprised to see Jonny's caramel features and black eyes.
What happened soon became apparent; there was a neat hole in the top story of the building where Xander's condo used to be.
When close to he was detected, but he had time to drive the steam launch over the baulks and to explode the torpedo against the "Albemarle" with such success that a hole was made in her and she sank.
It is a sack-like tunic of white linen, with narrow sleeves and a hole for the head to pass through, and when gathered up round the waist by the girdle (cingulum) just clears the ground.
In 1756 the old nawab died, and was succeeded by his grandson Surajud-Dowlah, a young madman of 19, whose name is indelibly associated with the tragedy of the Black Hole.
There is a hole in the webframe which smoothly fits the larger cylinder at /3', and another which similarly fits the smaller cylinder at -y'.
28, and the levers are adjusted so that the left-hand one moves a, b, c and punches a row of holes across the paper (group i in the figure), the middle one moves b only and punches a centre hole (2 in the figure), while the right-hand one moves a, b, d, e and punches O p p Oa Oa' Ob Od 0?
The first part will be, as before, zinc to the line; at the next half stroke of the beam M will not pass through, as there is no hole in the paper; but at the third half stroke it passes through and copper is put to the line.
Birds possess an ear-muscle which at least acts as a tensor tympani; it arises near the occipital condyle, passes through a hole into the tympanic cavity, and its tendon is, in various ways, attached to the inside of the membrane and the neighbouring extracolumellar processes.
The eye-end of the tube is closed by a metal plate having a small hole at its centre near the intersection of the glass plates.
One end of a short piece of thin line is passed through one of these holes, and knotted; the other end has spliced to it a hard bone peg which is inserted in the other hole.
The log should be washed in fresh water when practicable, to prevent oxidization of the wheels, and be lubricated with suitable oil through a hole in the case.
The Rabbit Hole sulphur-mines are in Nevada, and a great deposit in Utah occurs at Cove Creek, Beaver (disambiguation)|Beaver county.
In the simplest and crudest method, as practised in Sicily, a mass of the ore is placed in a hole in the ground and fired; after a time the heat melts a part of the sulphur which runs down to the bottom of the hole and is then ladled out.
At one end of each rail the flange spread out to form a foot which rested on a cross sleeper, being secured to the latter by a spike passing through a central hole, and above this foot the rail was so shaped as to form a socket into which was fitted the end of the next rail.
(For the details of the shield and method of its operation, see Tunnel.) By means of the shield Greathead cut a circular hole at a depth ranging from 40 to 80 ft.
the only permitted method of kindling it, (b) the tracing on the ground of the vedi, or magical circle, to destroy impurities, (c) the digging of the hole which constituted the real altar, (d) the preparation of the post which represented the sacrificer and to which the victim was tied, and other minor details.
the early stages if the entrance of the caterpillars has been detected, a wire should be pushed into the hole.
Shell conical; slit or hole in anterior part of mantle; two symmetrical ctenidia; no operculum.
d, Left (archaic right) gill e, Reflected mantle-flap. fi, The fissure or hole in the mantle-flap traversed by the longitudinal incision.
into a small hole bored in the shell of another mollusc.
Shell largely chitinous, not spiral, its calcareous apex projecting through a small hole in the mantle.
Other webspinning spiders (Tegenaria) have somewhat similar habits; and the male of the park-web spider (Atypus), one of the Mygalomorphae, taps the walls of the tubular web of the female before daring to bite a hole in it and descend into her burrow.
hole is drilled below it to the base of the lowest water-bearing stratum..
The outward set of teeth drill the hole large enough to permit the drilling apparatus to descend freely, and the teeth set inwardly pare down the core to such a diameter as will admit of the body of the cutter passing over it without seizing.
The apparatus devised by Ramsay and Shields consisted of a capillary tube, on one end of which was blown a bulb provided with a minute hole.
The so-called "Spaniard's Hole" still marks the spot where the peat-boat lay.
The fauna of Brixham cavern closely resembles that of Kent's Hole.
Christie's Hole and Francie's Hole, two of the caves for which it is noted, are reputed to be among the finest in the United Kingdom.
Only occasionally is light let in to mitigate the horror of the gloom, and then not so much through a window as through a hole.
The fact of the inclusion of his statue in the temple of Jupiter Capitolinus; the hole cut in the temple roof so that he might be worshipped in the open air as being, like Jupiter, a god of 1 Agathocles was a native of Thermae.
The tunica, a loose sack-like tunic with a hole for the head, was the innermost garment worn by all classes of Roman citizens under the republic and empire.
a large piece of stuff with a hole for the head to go through, hanging in ample folds round the body.
QUERN, the primitive form of hand-mill for grinding corn, consisting of two flat circular stones; the lower stone, often shaped with a rim; has a wooden or metal pin in the centre which passes through a hole in the upper stone; the worker pours the grain through the hole with one hand, revolving the upper stone with the other by means of a peg fixed to one side.
20); the block is bored through at the upper end only, and its inner face opposite the hole is made quite flat and smooth.
(It is easy to see that the radius of the bright spot is of the same order of magnitude.) The experiment succeeds in a dark room of the length above mentioned, with a threepenny bit (supported by three threads) as obstacle, the origin of light being a small needle hole in a plate of tin, through which the sun's rays shine horizontally after reflection from an external mirror.
In front of the naked eye was held a piece of copper foil perforated by a fine needle hole.
The image of the sun thrown upon a screen at a distance exceeding 66 ft., through a hole in.
As a source of light he used sunshine passing through a very small hole perforated in a metal plate, or condensed by a lens of short focus.
In the north portico a square hole in the floor, with a corresponding hole in the roof above it, must have given access to another sacred object, the mark of Poseidon's trident in the rock.
The paenula, which was the garment most commonly worn, especially by soldiers when engaged on peace duties, was an oblong piece of cloth with a hole in the centre for the neck; a hood was usually attached to the back.
For this purpose a cylinder of fireclay, provided with a square axial hole at the upper end, is heated in a small subsidiary furnace and is then introduced into the molten glass.
By an hydraulic press a pressure of 100,000 kilos was made to act upon the disks, when the metal was seen to "flow" out of the hole like a viscid liquid.
He supposed a cylindrical vessel full of water to be perforated in its bottom with a small hole by which the water escaped, and the vessel to be supplied with water in such a manner that it always remained full at the same height.
The effect of an external circulation of vortex motion on the motion of a cylinder has been investigated in § 29; a similar procedure will show the influence of circulation through a hole in a solid, taking as the simplest illustration a ring-shaped figure, with uniplanar motion, and denoting by the resultant axial linear momentum of the circulation.
nosthyrl (thyrl or th y rl, hole or opening).
The sap is collected in spring, just before the foliage develops, and is procured by making a notch or boring a hole in the stem of the tree about 3 ft.
It lives in a burrow, generally excavated by itself; but when pursued, seeks safety in flight, rather than by a retreat to its hole.
In the best-known form a plumbago crucible was used with a hole cut in the bottom to receive a carbon rod, which was ground in so as to make a tight joint.
Horadada Islet, with a hole through it, is to the south of Callao Point.
This description seems to refer to an arrangement of a transparent painting illuminated either from the back or the front and the image projected through a hole on to a white screen in a darkened room, as described by Porta (Mag.
After discussing the structure of the eye he gives an experiment in which the appearance of the reversed images of outside objects on a piece of paper held in front of a small hole in a darkened room, with their forms and colours, is quite clearly described and explained with a diagram, as an illustration of the phenomena of vision.
At one end of it paper was stretched, and at the other a convex lens was fitted in a hole, the image being viewed through an aperture at the top of the box.
The image was viewed through a large hole in the side.
In an earlier form the image is thrown upon a vertical thin paper screen and viewed through a hole in the back of the camera.
c. 7 he incidentally discusses what would become of a stone if it were dropped down a hole, pierced right through the earth, and, curiously enough, decides that it would stay in the centre.
end of the harbour), which is served by steamers from New Bedford, Martha's Vineyard and Wood's Hole, and is connected with Siasconset by a primitive narrowgauge railway.
The roof was thatched, and perhaps had a gable at each end with a hole to allow the smoke of the wood fire to escape.
The part in greatest favour among hunters is the hump, which, if cut off whole and roasted just as it is in the skin, in a hole dug in the ground, would, I think, be difficult to match either for juiciness or flavour."
Mexico, Babylonia, Egypt), through a hole in which Aataentsic fell to the water.
The poison-fangs are "solenoglyphous," perforated, having a wide hole on the anterior side at the base, in connexion with the duct of the large, paired, poison-glands, the presence of which adds considerably to the characteristic broadness of the head.
The hole leads into a canal, which opens as a semi-canal towards the end of the tooth.
If, however, we employ a hollow sphere and let the stem pass through a hole in the side larger than itself, and attach the end to the interior of the sphere, then leakage cannot take place.
2 If a large plate has a Guard circular hole cut in it, and this is nearly filled up by a circular plate lying in the same plane, and if we place another large plate parallel to the first, then the electric field between this second plate and the small circular plate is nearly uniform; and if S is the area of the small plate and d its distance from the opposed plate, its capacity may be calculated by the simple formula C=S/47rd.
The outer larger plate in which the hole is cut is called the " guard plate," and must be kept at the same potential as the smaller inner or " trap-door plate."
The female makes her nest of moss, dried leaves and grass in the hollow of a tree, but sometimes in a hole among rocks or ruined buildings, and produces several young at a birth, usually from four to six.
Among objects used are a pool of ink in the hand (Egypt), the liver of an animal (tribes of the North-West Indian frontier), a hole filled with water (Polynesia), quartz crystals (the Apaches and the Euahlayi tribe of New South Wales), a smooth slab of polished black stone (the Huille-che of South America), water in a vessel (Zulus and Siberians), a crystal (the Incas), a mirror (classical Greece and the middle ages), the finger-nail, a swordblade, a ring-stone, a glass of sherry, in fact almost anything.
The pan, about two-thirds filled with the " pay dirt " to be washed, is held in the stream or in a hole filled with water.
corner is a hole through which it was drained, and at the N.
2) of a capacity varying from To to Too cc., fitted with an accurately ground stopper, which is vertically perforated by a fine hole.
The tsien is a round disk of copper alloy, with a square hole punched through the centre for stringing.
A small hole is left in the centre of each segment, which is kept open during the fitting to prevent undue pressure upon any one, but is stopped as soon as the circle is completed.
In the first instance, a smaller cutting frame is used, boring a hole from 3 to 5 ft.
The large trepan or cutter weighs about 16 tons, and cuts a hole of from 9 to 15 ft.
With 25 it) pressure it will hole 3 ft.
It revolves with the smallest possible clearance in a chamber of masonry, one of the side walls being perforated by a large round hole, through which the air from the mine is admitted to the centre of the fan.
Wood's Hole is a station of the United States.
It has in Vineyard Haven (Holmes's Hole) a spacious harbour, much frequented by wind-bound vessels seeking a passage round Cape Cod.
This can be shown by suspending an electric bell in the receiver of an air-pump, the wires conveying the current passing through an air-tight cork closing the hole at the top of the receiver.
A small circular disk at one end of a torsion arm formed part of a solid wall, but was free to move through a hole in the wall slightly larger than the disk.
Thecurrent being alternately transmitted and shut off, as a hole passes on and off the aperture of the tube or bellows, causes a vibratory motion of the air, whose frequency depends on the number of times per second that a perforation passes the mouth of the tube.
But if the fork has, say, rather greater frequency, the hole in the wheel comes round at the end of the two seconds before the bead has quite come into position, and the two flashes appear gradually to move back in the opposite way to the pendulum.
Then the first flash in the new position is viewed by the 8Nth passage of the opening, and the second flash in the original position of the first is viewed when the pendulum has made exactly N beats and by the (8 N + i)th passage of the hole.
24) with a large hole at one end of a diameter, at the other end of which the brass is drawn out into a short, narrow tube that can be put close to the ear.
Circular nodal lines unaccompanied by intersecting lines cannot be produced in the manner described; but may be got either by drilling a small hole through the centre, and drawing a horse-hair along its edge to bring out the note, or by attaching a long thin elastic rod to the centre of the plate, at right angles to it, holding the rod by the.
It constructs a nest of dried leaves and _herbage, placed in a hole in the ground or a bank or hollow tree, The Weasel (Putorius nivalis).
Thus the cordite, size 30, of the range table has been squeezed through a hole 0.30 in.
When used to hunt rabbits it is provided with a muzzle, or, better and more usual, a cope, made by looping and knotting twine about the head and snout, in order to prevent it killing its quarry, in which case it would gorge itself and go to sleep in the hole.
As the ferret enters the hole the rabbits flee before it, and are shot or caught by dogs as they break ground.
It is formed by two torrents, one of which has a subterranean course of 21 m., disappearing in the sink known as the Trou du Taureau ("bull's hole") and reappearing at the Goueil de Joueou.
This peculiar little inhabitant of the steppes and desert regions of Turkestan and Persia, by rubbing the imbricating scales upon each other, produces a shrill cricket-like noise, whilst sitting at night in front of its hole in the ground.
The succeeding festival of Camaxtli was marked by a severe fast of the priests, after which stone knives were prepared with which a hole was cut through the tongue of each, and numbers of sticks passed through.
2) represent a :small hole in the shutter of a darkened room, and OS a narrow beam of sunlight which is allowed to fall on a white screen so as to form an image of the sun at S.
In an experiment similar to that here represented, Newton made a small hole in the screen and another small hole in a second screen placed behind the first.
Some of this light also passed through the second hole, and thus he obtained a narrow beam of practically homogeneous light in a fixed direction (the line joining the apertures in the two screens).
Martha's Vineyard is served by steamship lines from Wood's Hole and New Bedford to Vineyard Haven, Oak Bluffs, and Edgartown.
Its principal village, Vineyard Haven, was called "Holmes's Hole" (in honour of one of the early settlers) until 1871, when the present name was adopted.
The chasuble or planeta (as it is called in the Roman missal), according to the prevailing model in the Roman Catholic Church, is a scapularlike cloak, with a hole in the middle for the head, falling down over breast and back, and leaving the arms uncovered at the sides.
In the centre of each weight is a hole capable of admitting the lowest and thickest end of the conical stem C, and a slot is cut into it just wide enough to allow the upper part of the cone to pass.
In this a shallow hole is made for receiving the substance to be held in the flame.
In Tirol, a single hole is made near the root of the tree in the spring; this is stopped with a plug, and the turpentine is removed by a scoop in the autumn; but each tree yields only from a few ounces to z lb by this process.
muddy) Hole, and bought by Scott on the lapse of his lease (1811) of the neighbouring house of Ashestiel.
The oven consists of a hole in the ground in which a fire is lighted and stones made hot; and the fire having been removed, the food is wrapped up in leaves and placed in the hole beside the hot stones and covered up until ready; or else, as is now more common, the cooking is done in an old kerosene-oil can over a fire.
Aristomenes alone was saved, and soon reappeared at Eira: legend told how he was upheld in his fall by an eagle and escaped by grasping the tail of a fox, which led him to the hole by which it had entered.
silk threads to a central disk of aluminium, in the centre of which is a round hole designed to receive an aluminium cap with a highly polished sapphire centre worked to the form of an open cone.
N, Hole for filling, with screw plug.
All over the world shearwaters seem to have precisely the same habits, laying their single purely white egg in a hole under ground.
Galileo measured time for the purpose of his experiments by the flow of water through a small hole under approximately constant conditions, which was of course a very old method.
Such were the sleeveless surplice, which was provided at the sides with holes to put the arms through; the surplice with slit-up arms or lappels (so-called "wings") instead of sleeves; the surplice of which not only the sleeves but the body of the garment itself were slit up the sides, precisely like the modern dalmatic; and, finally, a sort of surplice in the form of a bell-shaped mantle, with a hole for the head, which necessitated the arms being stuck out under the hem.
For when she perceives the approach of those Enemies, she so settles her self in her Nest as to put her Bill out at the hole, and gives the Monkeys such a welcome therewith, that they presently pack away, and glad they scape so."
At Archbald is a large glacial "pot hole," about 20 ft.
In some churches, during the middle ages, an image of Christ was raised from the altar through a hole in the roof, through which a burning straw figure representing Satan was immediately thrown down.
On the tree being lifted from its hole the roots should be examined, and all which have been severed roughly with the spade should have the ends cut smooth with the knife to facilitate the emission of fibres.
The hole for its reception should be of sufficient depth to allow the base of the ball of earth, or of the roots, to stand so that the point whence the uppermost roots spring from the stem may be 2 or 3 in.
Then the bottom being regulated so as to leave the soil rather highest in the centre, the plant is to be set in the hole in the position desired, and steadied there by hand.
After twenty-four hours the hole may be levelled in, with moderate treading, if the water has soaked well in, the surface being left level and not sloping upwards towards the stem of the tree.
The plant must be lifted with as little injury to its rootlets as possible, and carefully set into the hole, the soil being filled in round it, and carefully pressed close by the hand.
The ground being prepared and, if necessary, enriched, and the surface made fine and smooth, a hole is made with the dibble deep enough and large enough to receive the roots of the seedling plants without doubling them up, and the hole is filled in by working the soil close to the plant with the point of the dibble.
Garden pots are made with a comparatively large hole in the bottom, and those of the largest size have also holes at the side near the bottom; these openings are to prevent the soil becoming saturated or soured with superabundant water.
To prepare the pot for the plant, a broadish piece of potsherd, called a " crock," is placed over the large hole, and if there be side holes they also are covered.
When repotting is adopted as a temporary expedient, as in the case of bedding-out plants which it is required to push forward as much as possible, it will suffice if provision is made to prevent the drainage hole from getting blocked, and a rich light compost is provided for the encouragement of the roots.
Shallow planting, whether of wall trees or standards, is generally to be preferred, a covering of a few inches of soil being sufficient for the roots, but a surface of at least equal size to, the surface of the hole should be covered with dung or litter so as to restrain evaporation and preserve moisture.
Pemberton, Roses, their History, Development and Culture; Very Rev. Dean Hole, A Book about Roses; J.
T, Part of resonating pipe, the upper end with cap and vent hole being shown separately at the side.
S, Hole through which compressed air is fed.
Marshall Ward showed that the hyphae of Botrytis pierce the cell-walls of a lily by secreting a cytase and dissolving a hole through the membrane.
To prevent this he might make a second or suction hole, and thus he would have a veritable engine, perhaps one of the very earliest of all.
As they collect, the molten iron is drawn off at intervals through a hole A (fig.
8), temporarily stopped with clay, at the very bottom, and the slag through another hole a little higher up, called the " cinder notch."
As the iron melts it runs out through a tap hole and spout at the bottom of the furnace, to be poured into the moulds by means of clay-lined ladles.
A recent application of the diamond is for wire drawing; a hole tapering towards the centre is drilled through a diamond, and the metal is drawn through this.
ARTESIAN WELLS, the name properly applied to watersprings rising above the surface of the ground by natural hydrostatic pressure, on boring a small hole down through a series of strata to a water-carrying bed enclosed between two impervious layers; the name is, however, sometimes loosely applied to any deep well, even when the water is obtained by pumping.
(- - A variation of the tube method, which can be applied to metals and good con ductors, depends on the employment of a thick cylinder with a small axial hole in place of a thin tube.
The surface of the central hole was heated by steam under pressure, and the total flow of FIG.
The outward gradient is dO/dr, and is negative if the central hole is heated.
an insulated couple, inserted in a hole in the bar, may be trusted to attain the true temperature.
A hole "just large enough for a man's body" (Stanley), immediately below the summit of Jebel Musa, is still pointed out by tradition as the cave of Elijah.
He bored a hole in his shutters that he might see Godiva pass, and is said to have been struck blind.
In its most sensitive form r is a steel wire, the upper end of which passes freely through a small hole in a metal plate.
This cylinder, which is suspended from a stand rigidly attached to the earth, has a vertical hole in its centre extending from its upper surface to its centre of gravity, and to the bottom of this well a light rod is fixed.
It generally makes its nest in a hollow branch, plastering up the opening with clay, leaving only a circular hole just large enough to afford entrance and exit; and the interior contains a bed of dry leaves or the filmy flakes of the inner bark of a fir or cedar, on which the eggs are laid.
The Nile crocodile makes a hole in white sand, which is then filled up and smoothed over; the mother sleeps upon the nest, and keeps watch over her eggs, and when these are near hatching - af ter about twelve weeks - she removes the 18 in.
A trap for animals legs, formed by splints of palm stick radiating round a central hole, is figured in S.D.
The strong claws make a hole in the side of the ant-hill, and the insects are collected on the extensile tongue.
The nest of one species, as observed by Robert Owen, is at the end of a hole bored in the bank of a watercourse, and the eggs are pure white and glossy (Ibis, 1861, p. 65).
upon the track by which the otter passed to his "couch," which is generally a hole communicating with the river, into which the otter often dives on first hearing the hounds.
They are only alike in the fact that in each case a moral cause is given for the position in which the individual finds himself now; and the moral cause is his own act, In the popular belief, followed also in the brahmin theology, the bridge between the two lives was a minute and subtle entity called the soul, which left the one body at death, through a hole at the top of the head, and entered into the new body.
He then filled up the hole, thinking his secret safe; but the reeds which grew up over the spot proclaimed it to all the world.
They were ground as smooth as glass and were strung together by a hole drilled through the centre.
After slowly cooling, the outer mould was broken away from outside the statue and the inner core as much as possible broken up and raked out through a hole in the foot or some other part of the statue.
a,a, Upright cast-iron cylinders; b,b, brick jacket; c,c, flues; d, e, iron plates arranged like venetian blinds, between which the contact-substance is contained; f, charging hole; g, discharging hole; h, entrance pipe for gas; i, exit pipe for gas.
Fabre has found that in the nests of some species of Osmia the young bee developed in the first-formed cell, if (as often happens) she emerges from her cocoon before the inmates of the later cells, will try to work her way round these or to bite a lateral hole through the bramble shoot; should she fail to do this, she will wait for the emergence of her sisters and not make her escape at the price of injury to them.
This bee excavates several parallel galleries to which access is gained by a cylindrical hole.
was proved at the bore hole, but probably this represents only a small part of the deposit.
It had an invariable habit of digging a hole in the ground, into which it crawled backwards, remaining there all day with only its nose and ferrety eyes visible.
Ali Vardi Khan died in 1756, and was succeeded by his grandson, Suraj-ud-Dowlah, a youth of only nineteen years, whose ungovernable temper led to a rupture Black Hole of Calcutta.
The remainder surrendered after a feeble resistance, and were thrown as prisoners into the " black hole " or military jail of Fort William, a room 18 ft.
the diameter of the tube) and of the lower pivot (which must be perforated by a hole at least equal in diameter to the photographic field of the telescope), conditions which involve very refined arrangements for relief of friction, and (2)ythe less comfortable attitude of looking upward instead of downward.
Sulphur and salt springs occur on the slopes of Cherimai, and near Palimanan there is a cavernous hole called Guwagalang (or Payagalang), which exhales carbonic acid gas, and is considered holy by the natives and guarded by priests.
There is a similar hole in the Preanger.
how to place a plane quadrilateral of given form so that its geometric shadow may be a square; how to place an elliptic disk, with a small hole in it, so that the shadow may be circular with a bright spot at its centre, &c.
Suppose, next, that the body which casts the shadow is a large one, such as a wall, with a hole in it.
If we were to plug the hole, the whole screen would be in geometrical shadow.
Hence the illumination of the screen by the light passing through the hole is precisely what would be cut off by a disk which fits the hole, and the complement of fig.
1, in which the light and shade are interchanged, would give therefore the effect of four equal sources of light shining on a wall through a circular hole.
Thus we see how, when a small hole is cut in the windowshutter of a dark room, a picture of the sun, and bright clouds about it, is formed on the opposite wall.
The smaller the hole (so far at least as geometrical optics is concerned) the less confused will the picture be.
As the hole is made larger the illuminated portions from different sources gradually overlap; and when the hole becomes a window we have no indications of such a picture except from a body (like the sun) much brighter than the other external objects.
the low basin of Jackson's Hole to elevations of Io,000 and I I,000 ft.,, form a striking feature.
Formerly it was usual to insulate the rod of the electroscope by passing it through a hole in a cork or mass of sulphur fixed in the top of the glass vessel within which the gold leaves were suspended.
If then the strip of gold-leaf is raised or lowered in potential it moves to or from the plate P, and its movement can be observed by a microscope through a hole in the side of the box.
The dungeon of this castle, called "Bishop's Hole" or "Bishop's Prison," was used as an ecclesiastical prison until the 16th century.
Graham has described experiments in this direction, using a jet of electrolyte forced (beneath the surface of the bath) through a hole in the anode upon the surface of the cathode.
Its chief towns are Coxen Hole and Puerto Real.
There is a certain fixed guard disk B having a hole in it which is loosely occupied by an aluminium trap door plate, shielded by D and suspended on springs, so that its surface is parallel with that of the guard plate.
He then permitted the massacre known in history as "The Black Hole of Calcutta" (see Calcutta).
Of these the chief are Poole's Hole, a vast stalactite cave, about half a mile distant; Diamond Hill, which owes its name to the quartz crystals which are not uncommon in its rocks; and Chee Tor, a remarkable cliff, on the banks of the Wye, 300 ft.
Ornaments are manufactured by the inhabitants from alabaster and spar; and excellent lime is burned at the quarries near Poole's Hole.
the angle u, is generally determined by the margin of one of the lenses or by a hole in a thin plate placed between, before, or behind the lenses of the system.
This hole is termed the " stop " or " diaphragm "; Abbe used the term " aperture stop " for both the hole and the limiting margin of the 1 The investigations of E.
Vibrations of this kind are observed whenever liquid issues from an elliptical or other non-circular hole, or even when it is poured from the lip of an ordinary jug; and they are superposed upon the general progressive motion.
How the Saracens, when they took him prisoner, he being half dead with a complication of diseases, kindly left him "un mien couverture d'ecarlate" which his mother had given him, and which he put over him, having made a hole therein and bound it round him with a cord; how when he came to Acre in a pitiable condition an old servant of his house presented himself, and "brought me clean white hoods and combed my hair most comfortably"; how he bought a hundred tuns of wine and served it - the best first, according to high authority - well-watered to his private soldiers, somewhat less watered to the squires, and to the knights neat, but with a suggestive phial of the weaker liquid to mix "si comme ils vouloient" - these are the details in which he seems to take greatest pleasure, and for readers six hundred years after date perhaps they are not the least interesting details.
The first specimen of the apparatus found at Perugia resembles a candelabrum on a base, tapering towards the top, with a blunt end, on which the small disk (found near the rod), which has a hole near the edge and is slightly hollow in the middle, could be balanced.
At about a third of the height of the rod is a large disk with a hole in the centre through which the rod runs; in a socket at the top is a small bronze figure, with right arm and right leg uplifted.
It was the 20th of June; the heat was intense; and next morning only 23 were taken out alive, among them Holwell, who left an account of the awful sufferings endured in the "Black Hole."
The site of the Black Hole is now covered with a black marble slab, and the incident is commemorated by a monument erected by Lord Curzon in 1902.
When the nuts are about half-grown, the female bores, with its rostrum, a minute hole in the still comparatively soft nut-shell, and deposits an egg within the nut.
The nuts which are infested by this insect are usually the first to fall to the ground; the larva then bores a round hole through the nut shell, by means of its jaws, and creeps out.
At the upper part of the cork b is fixed a whalebone bow, having a small pivot hole in its centre to receive the point of the shaft.
At a later period he talked of "dying of rage, like a poisoned rat in a hole"; for some time, however, he was buoyed up by feeble hopes of a restoration to England.
In 1756 this struggle culminated in the great outrage known as the Black Hole of Calcutta, followed by Clive's battle of Plassey and capture of Calcutta, which avenged it.
The main ridge runs north and south along the line of the greatest diameter, and from the heights descend many torrents, the v% hole island being well watered.
In ordinary trade balances a triangular piece of hard steel, with a finely-ground edge, is driven through a triangular hole in the beam and jammed tight.
KENT'S CAVERN, or Kent'S Hole, the largest of English bone caves, famous as affording evidence of the existence of Man in Devon (England) contemporaneously with animals now extinct or no longer indigenous.
While the value of McEnery's discoveries was in dispute the exploration of the cave of Brixham near Torquay in 1858 proved that man was coeval with the extinct mammalia, and in the following year additional proof was offered by the implements that were found in Wookey Hole, Somerset.
The blocks are bored out with a hole partly in one block and partly in the other (see fig.
A is the charging hole; B, the inclined front
Along the Swedish coast a deep channel runs northward from outside the island of Oland; this is entirely cut off to the south and east by a bank which sweeps eastward and northward from near Karlskrona, and on which the island of Gotland stands, but it communicates at its northern end with the Gotland deep, and near the junction opposite Landsort is the deepest hole in the Baltic (420 metres = 2 3 o fathoms).
Each burrow has but one entrance, which is closed up when winter approaches; a second hole, however, being previously driven from the sleeping place to within a short distance of the surface of the ground.
This second hole is opened the next year, and used as the ordinary entrance, so that the number of closed up holes round a burrow gives an indication of the length of time that it has been occupied.
It climbs well, prefers open forest in the neighbourhood of water, is often found in plantations where it retires into a hole in the ground, and lives chiefly on birds and small mammals.
When building a chief's house a slave was buried alive in the hole dug for each foundation post.
There was no chimney; the fire was made in the centre of the house and the smoke escaped through a hole in the roof, or through the door as in Hebridean houses of the present day.
On the death of Plotinus, as he gave up the ghost, a snake glided from under his bed into a hole in the wall."
fh, Feeding hole.
Again if a small hole be made in a thin plate of metal, and a minute drop of water be inserted in it, this drop, having two convex surfaces, will serve as a still more powerful magnifier.
46) is made entirely of glass, and is in the form of a paraboloid, having on the top a spherical hole, of such a curvature that all entering rays, r r' r", parallel to the axis, after their reflection on the surface of the paraboloid, traverse the spherical surface perpendicularly and unite in F, the centre of the sphere.
A diaphragm with a very narrow hole is placed on the stage, and the microscope sharply focused on the edges of the hole.
A little hole in the silvered plate a marks the centre of this circle.
Through this hole the points of the metal plates b can be observed by total reflection on the surface c. The apertometer is laid on the stage, so that the hole lies in the axis of the microscope, and the hole is sharply focused.
In order to ensure for the eye a central position, there is fixed on the upper end of the tube in place of the eyepiece a disk of pasteboard or metal with an axial hole.
wrought into a deep, hollow cup, plastered with earth, and lined with fibres; but around this is erected a firmly interwoven, basket-like outwork of thorny sticks, forming a dome over the nest, and leaving but a single hole in the side for entrance and exit, so that the whole structure is rendered almost impregnable.
If a pair of coils of wire through which an alternating current is passing are placed on either side of the tube, just beyond one of the plates with a hole in it, the field FIG.
The earthy matters form a fusible glass or slag melt, and collect at the lowest point of the hearth, whence they are removed by opening a hole pierced through the front wall at the bottom.
When melted the products separate on the bed (which is made of closely packed sand or other infusible substances), according to their density; the lighter earthy matters forming an upper layer of slag are drawn out by the slag hole K at the flue end into an iron wagon or bogie, while the metal subsides to the bottom of the bed, and at the termination of the operation is run out by the tap hole L into moulds or granulated into water.
4) in front of the slag hole.
But then, all he'd seen in the last few weeks had certainly burned a hole in his confidence about knowing people.
The peek hole revealed Allen standing on the porch, a cigarette hanging from his lips.
Bring them back, Dusty said, not understanding how Darian had punctured a hole between the mortal and immortal worlds.
Darian was a black hole for light and dark, both swimming around him until he appeared encapsulated by them.
The girl tried to ape the boy's swagger, the way he kicked and splashed at every rock in his path like he was going for an ice cream or coming home from school instead of crawling deeper into the earth in this hell hole.
It was a quarry swimming hole where a child had drowned the summer before.
Fear didn't dictate her moodâ€”it was a sense of resignation and total helplessness, as if she'd been sucked into a black hole of bureaucracy where she'd remain forever.
I guess you know you just blew a hole in the perfect relationship theory.
Yully's shepherd pie and Bianca's paella did nothing to fill the gnawing hole within him.
The obelisk tipped and then fell, tearing a hole in the ground that threw Darian and Yully into the shallows of the ocean.
Grimly he wondered if the king of Tiyan intended for him to die slowly in the hole without food and water, a fate worthy of Memon, the warrior-king of Landis.
Satellite imagery gives a global perspective on the ozone hole.
At the top was a wider section with the water gushing down a hole, but looking more placid upstream.
A Spider suddenly rushes from her hole: she has been rendered warlike, doubtless, by prolonged abstinence.
accretion onto a black hole occurs.
Black hole accretion disk Useful web links A good place to start is Relativity on the WWW.
They would even put an air hole up from the casket to the earth's surface.
Circular coin, cast in copper alloy with a square central hole.
arseat John Major was big time ass hole you know.
ass hole ticket conductor on the train at Swindon.
Often the implicit assumption was that public expenditure disappeared into a black hole from which nothing of any value ever emerged.
Soft soil In deep loam or soft clay a deep narrow hole can quickly be made using a post hole auger.
A well borer or earth auger is used to make a hole down to water level.
I played the barmaid there and everybody goes to their local watering hole.
The first looks the easier dig as Dig 3 is a hole through solid bedrock.
Disaster has also befallen many a golfer at this hole.
Unfortunately, Coventry has just returned home after an all-night bender at the local watering hole.
billy mileS is thrown to the ground, a large bloody hole in his torso.
binaryspan>X-ray binaries a black hole or neutron star is devouring material from its companion star.
birdie at the last hole.
It was her third birdie in three days on the hole that later stymied her.
Fighting back, John made two successive birdies that drew the pair level again, going into the final hole.
birdie on the final hole.
Techniques For Plastics Current methods for detecting residual stress in plastic moldings include birefringence, layer removal, hole drilling and chemical probe techniques.
black hole where you will find green crystal towers which you must avoid or destroy.
blackened roof timbers under layers of old plaster from a smoke hole of about 1300.
However, this organization must not become a bureaucratic black hole that is only about political correctness and unnecessary interference.
A designer can accidentally create a black hole by using the command @dig w to " Living Room.
black hole at the heart of a nearby galaxy.
The precise geometry and details of an X-ray producing region around a supermassive black hole are not known.
Andromeda has no hot center, implying no central black hole!
The crew of the Sauropod hit trouble when their ship is pulled into a strange, tiny black hole.
By and large a product, once purchased, drops into an economic black hole and out of the picture altogether.
black hole in space.
King Richard has a long blanch naturally whereas Musselburgh needs the trench or deep hole.
To make the bottom blowhole I cut out the hole with my trusty dremel.
It sent the bluebirds flying nearer a play-off berth and The Foxes into a right hole.
BWB had sold land around the last winding hole making it impossible for full sized narrow boats to turn round.
bogey on the hole.
If you hit a triple bogey at golf, the next hole can be a birdie.
Carmen who played the front nine solidly in both rounds rued a double bogey six on the long 12th hole in both rounds.
bogeyed the 12th hole, allowing Furyk to tie him briefly.
He finished tied for 16th place as his game suddenly left him after double bogeying the par five seventh hole.
bore hole with the high reading was not deep enough to be sampling the aquifer.
This is then stuck into a hole bored in the end of a suitable twig to produce the stem.
Use a cutting broach to open the hole for the new bearing.
bullet hole on the upper left forehead.
bung up the side hole with pieces of sponge.
Id at least expect him to have some small underground bunker big enough to live in, not some hole in the ground.
On the 13th hole she hit her drive into a fairway bunker.
Special design allows even load during cutting and produces a burr free hole that needs no extra finishing.
burr hole for a chronic subdural.
buryave A hole in the ground where the body is buried at the cemetery.
The superstructure crashed into the empty magma chamber, leaving the caldera, a hole where the magma chamber had been.
cannon shells were made by drilling a hole through a solid steel projectile, to make room for the chemical contents.
A gray cardigan with a hole in the left elbow.
center of a galaxy is pulled toward a black hole.
chiseled a hole in a hazel nut.
But it was also true that every hole was chock-a-block with, well, chocked blocks.
Pull the adaptor through the register plate hole and tighten the clamp around it.
The unique universal clamp will fit any table with a parasol hole 30-60mm in diameter.
clenched hand with circular hole through center.
Last but not least the 19th hole, a superb clubhouse with pro shop, restaurant and bar overlooking 18th hole.
coil pickups on a full size body are accented by a traditionally shaped sound hole.
compound semiconductor materials, hole transport is a major limitation on device operation.
The core plug was positioned in its hole and flattened out - not concave - with a dolly about 1.5 " diameter.
make confetti using the many hole punches available in craft shops Make envelopes for your Christmas cards.
The Graveyard curiously isolated in its position, seems to have no obvious continuance elsewhere in Lancaster Hole.
coronal hole surface flux provides a good description of the observed stellar minimum X-ray surface flux.
excessive corrosion can mean a hole or significantly weakened structure.
so countersinking or tapping a hole, for example, can be performed accurately and normal to the surface.
And within a mile of the cottages there is an 18 hole golf course, tennis, squash courts and gymnasium.
The trigeminal nerve is exposed by performing a craniotomy (small hole in the skull behind the ear ).
As you turn the crankshaft, you will notice the center hole will open up.
Perhaps they felt this success story would dig them out of the hole being created by the revelations of increasingly creaky pre-war intelligence.
This he did, and in a hole under the stone he found an old crock full of golden guineas.
Frank and Steve were working on the lhs front valve crosshead slidebars (below ), reaming the hole nearest the camera.
Clean out the bottom fork stem hole to remove any crud.
crumble away leaving a hole.
This is a hole down through glacial debris which is very easily eroded.
It is also characterized by a heart defect, most often a hole in the heart, either ASD or VSD.
A small hole in a wall or floor can significantly degrade the performance.
Grown to well their specific hole cards will start with obstructionism democrats would.
The narrowing of the hole is detected by a nerve cell dendrite which projects into it, producing an electric signal.
descent gully is a large undercut block with an obvious hole in its front face.
digging a hole about 4 feet in diameter.
disappointed to learn about the bore hole success rate.
discack hole accretion disk Useful web links A good place to start is Relativity on the WWW.
The screen display shows ether the hole count or spindle revolutions.
Hole 6 Par 4 - 325 m This par 4, with a slight incline, is a left dogleg.
doughnut scanner is a large donut shaped machine with a hole in the center through which a special bed can move.
Remove the assembly from the lathe and glue a short piece of 3/8in diameter dowel in the hole.
downstream of the throttle valve causes mixture to be delivered the hole (3 ).
drilled the pilot hole for the blade first.
Dust - duct entries are cut out using a standard hole saw mounted on a cordless drill.
dumper truck to dig a hole for a pond - maybe we should read lake.
east wall, by the altar, is a small " leper hole " .
The Gopher Hole, home of my alter ego, " The Internet Gopher ", is the result.
enlarge the rivet hole in the tool head itself.
entropy of a black hole.
Then drill the smaller hole through the thickened epoxy.
Somewhere solidly inside the black hole's event horizon (bad luck ).
There will always be other expatriates with plenty to say in the local bar or at the 19th hole on the golf course.
The 18 hole parkland course has well maintained greens and lush fairways.
To install the faucet a hole will need to be drilled into the work surface or the outer rim of the sink.
A composite fermion consists of an electron (or hole) bound to an even number of magnetic flux quanta.
Sadly, the only solution is to use car body filler to fill the hole.
Once a U shaped hole has been formed a fissure is created between two dunes.
flaky pastry, leaving a hole in the center.
You need to use six new terracotta flowerpots, about three inches tall, with a hole at the bottom.
Climb the difficult wall passed a hole to reach a slot, further hard moves leads to good flutings and the top.
No balance hole features and has the shortest flywheel side seal shoulder of 10mm to suit a wider flywheel side seal shoulder of 10mm to suit a wider flywheel bearing than all other crankshafts.
footving found the best location, start digging a hole about 4 feet in diameter.