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  • FLOWERS Imitations of natural flowers are sometimes made for scientific purposes (as the collection of glass flowers at Harvard University, which illustrates the flora of the United States), but more often as articles of decoration and ornament.

  • Ritschl's theory of "value-judgments" (Werthurtheile) illustrates this form of agnosticism.

  • The town of Bourke, lying on the upper Darling, may be taken as an example of many of the interior districts, and illustrates peculiarly well the defects as well as the excellencies of the climate of the whole region.

  • It illustrates a favourable trait in the archbishop's character that he forgave all the conspirators.

  • An example of this is found in the ninth canon of Chalcedon, which also illustrates the enforcement upon a clerical plaintiff in dispute with a brother cleric of that recourse to the arbitration of their ecclesiastical superior already mentioned.

  • Even so small an area as that of Britain illustrates what has already been pointed out, that the species of a flora change both with latitude and altitude.

  • Ireland illustrates the same fact.

  • 2 But nothing so well illustrates this formal side of the Norman character as the whole position of William the Conqueror himself.

  • The use of language and nomenclature during the time of Norman rule in the two countries forms a remarkable contrast, and illustrates the circumstances of the two as they have just been sketched.

  • The history of the Roman commonwealth illustrates this perhaps better than any other.'

  • illustrates the railway mileage in the continent of America at the close of 1907.

  • 19 illustrates an arrangement designed by J.

  • 2 Consequently much interest attaches to the evidence which illustrates the environment of the Jews during this period.

  • 2 In addition to this, the Egyptian story of the priest Uza-hor at the court of Cambyses and Darius reflects a policy of religious tolerance which illustrates the biblical account of Ezra and Nehemiah (Brugsch, Gesch.

  • But it has a value of its own inasmuch as it illustrates the permanent tendencies which mould the history of the Jews.

  • There is a tradition in the Talmud which illustrates his popularity.

  • The form q`tal illustrates one main peculiarity of Aramaic, as opposed to the other Semitic languages, viz.

  • There is told of him a story which illustrates the temper of the early humanistic revival in Italy.

  • Table XIII., in which the totals for the United Kingdom include those for the Channel Islands and Isle of Man, illustrates the preponderance of the sheep-breeding industry in the drier climate of Great Britain, and of the cattle-breeding industry in the more humid atmosphere of Ireland.

  • No economic doctrine so well illustrates the achievements and the defects of modern economic analysis.

  • This fruitful thought he illustrates by showing how geometry is applied to the action of natural bodies, and demonstrating by geometrical figures certain laws of physical forces.

  • 9 illustrates the first case: the ordinates represent specific volumes, and the abscissae denote the composition of isomorphous mixtures of ammonium and potassium dihydrogen phosphates, which mutually take one another up to the extent of 20% to form homogeneous crystals.

  • 13 shows his map of the world reduced from a MS. at Wolfenbiittel, to which is added a diagram of the zones from a MS. at Ghent, which illustrates Macrobius' commentary on Cicero's Somnium Scipionis.

  • It illustrates Marino Sanuto's Secreta fidelium crucis, in which its author vainly appeals to Christendom to undertake another crusade.

  • A legend of the Council of Nicea 5 illustrates this point: "When the Bishops took their" Una questione sui numeri transfiniti,"Rend.

  • This event illustrates the three dominant characteristics of Bosnian history: the strength of the aristocracy; the corresponding weakness of the central authority, enhanced by the lack of any definite rule of inheritance; and the supreme influence of religion.

  • This corresponds to the second stage of magnetization, in which the susceptibility is large and permanent magnetization is set up. A still stronger magnetizing force has little effect except in causing the direction of the needles to approach still more nearly to that of the field; if the force were infinite, every member of the group ‘ would have exactly the same direction and the greatest possible resultant moment would be reached; this illustrates " magnetic saturation " - the condition approached in the third stage of magnetization.

  • Colchicum illustrates the corm-development which is rare in Liliaceae though common in the allied order Iridaceae; a corm is formed by swelling at the base of the axis (figs.

  • Though Gilbert was acquitted, the fact of his being brought to trial illustrates the growing spirit of suspicion.

  • The reasoning adopted in � 41 (ii.) illustrates two general 0(0) I(1) 1 (0) 2(2) 2 (1) 3(3) 2 (0) 3(2) 4(4) 3(1) 4(3) 5(5) I 3(0) 4(2) 5(4) 6(6) 6 I 4(1) 5(3) 6(5) 7(7) 7 I 4(0) 5(2) 6(4) 7(6) 8(8> &c. +e+0 2 +.

  • Thus "the great unknown" from the Oberland is the ideal character, "who illustrates how God does his work for the world and for the church through a divinely trained and spiritually illuminated layman," just as William Langland in England about the same time drew the figure of Piers Plowman.

  • between Hammersmith and the East India Docks illustrates successively every phase of London life.

  • 9 illustrates the working of a block of ground by the top-slice caving system.

  • The range of the specific gravity of glasses from 2.5 to 5.0 illustrates the effect of modified compositions.

  • In his ethical system Ferguson treats man throughout as a social being, and illustrates his doctrines by political examples.

  • Maxwell illustrates the difference between a soft solid and a hard liquid by a jelly and a block of pitch; also by the experiment of supporting a candle and a stick of sealingwax; after a considerable time the sealing-wax will be found bent and so is a fluid, but the candle remains straight as a solid.

  • p. 51) illustrates the five cases on one diagram.

  • He strongly deprecated blind empiricism; the aphorism " rt ireipa o 4 aXepr t,) Kpicns XaXe ril " (whether it be his or not), tersely illustrates his position.

  • Sir John Murray finds the source of the phosphoric acid to be the decomposition of large quantities of animal matter, and he illustrates this by the well-known circumstance of the death of vast shoals of fish when warm Gulf-Stream water displaces the cold current which usually extends to the American coast.

  • White's A New Century of Inventions (Manchester, 1822), illustrates possibly the earliest application of this principle to dynamometry.

  • Walton illustrates Herbert's kindness to the poor by many touching anecdotes, but he had not been three years in Bemerton when he succumbed to consumption.

  • The exhibit in the Chamber of Commerce Building illustrates the resources of southern California.

  • This incident well illustrates the ground of his objection to the British system of patent law, which he looked upon as calculated to strifle invention and impede progress; the patentees in this case did not manage to make a practical success of their invention themselves, but the existence of prior patents was sufficient to turn him aside from a path which conducted him to valuable results when afterwards, owing to the expiry of those patents, he was free to pursue it as he pleased.

  • This method is unconsciously adopted by the teacher who illustrates the equality of area of two geometrical figures by cutting them out of cardboard of uniform thickness and weighing them.

  • The fatality by which Hercules kills so many friends as well as foes recalls the destroying Apollo; while his career frequently illustrates the Delphic views on blood-guiltiness and expiation.

  • 10 The identificaton of the Mal'akh Yahweh with the Logos, or Second Person of the Trinity, is not indicated by the references in the Old Testament; but the idea of a Being partly identified with God, and yet in some sense distinct from Him, illustrates the tendency of religious thought to distinguish persons within the unity of the Godhead, and foreshadows the doctrine of the Trinity, at any rate in some slight degree.

  • He has himself told the story of an early experience that illustrates his point of view.

  • The great medieval canon lawyer Lyndwood illustrates the difficulty of distinguishing, even as late as the middle of the 15th century, between concubinage and a clandestine, though legal, marriage.

  • Nothing, perhaps, illustrates so forcibly the casual character of the Polish government in the most vital matters as this single incident.

  • The decadence of Latin early in the 7th century is exemplified by the fantastic grammarian Virgilius Maro, who also illustrates the transition from Latin to Provencal, and from quantitive to accentual forms of verse.

  • 4) sufficiently illustrates the tentative efforts of the rabbis in this direction.

  • This literature is especially valuable because it illustrates contemporary Halaka and Haggada, and it illuminates the circle of thought with which Jesus and his followers were familiar; it thus fills the gap between the Old Testament and the authoritative Rabbinical Midrashim which, though often in a form several centuries later, not rarely preserve older material.'

  • On the 25th of February 1571 he was raised to the peerage as Baron Burghley of Burghley 1 (or Burleigh); the fact that he continued to act as secretary after his elevation illustrates the growing importance of that office, which under his son became a secretaryship of state.

  • He also had an act of attainder passed against him, a somewhat novel distinction for a heretic, which illustrates the way in which Henry VIII.

  • The celebrated Sainte Chapelle in Paris, attached to what is now the Palais de Justice, well illustrates the early and proper meaning of the word.

  • This plate illustrates the exceptional opportunity afforded the palaeontologist through the remarkably preserved remains of Ichthyosaurs in the quarries of Holzmaden near Stuttgart, Wurttemberg, excavated for many years by Herr Bernard Hauff.

  • The following table illustrates the growth and progress of British home shipping: Number and Tonnage of Steamers and Sailing Vessels registered in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands on 31st of December of various Years.

  • After a laudatory account of the past conduct of the Corinthian Church, he enters upon a denunciation of vices and a praise of virtues, and illustrates his various topics by copious citations from the Old Testament scriptures.

  • The Metaphysics is clearly a compilation formed from essays or discourses; and it illustrates another characteristic of Aristotle's gradual method of composition.

  • The above example illustrates how Nicholson's or Fahrenheit's hydrometer may be employed as a weighing machine for small weights.

  • However, he illustrates their supposed contradictoriness by examples, such as one substance with many attributes, and motion from place to place in one time.

  • It is an old native element recast in Roman form, and well illustrates the Roman principle of local government ST by devolution.

  • This is the proper foundation for a good specimen, and illustrates how all such subjects should be pruned to keep them stocky and presentable in form.

  • 4 illustrates a characteristic twin, formed by two interpenetrating pentagonal dodecahedra.

  • The minster, dedicated to St Mary the Virgin, illustrates every style of architecture from Norman to Perpendicular.

  • His principal works are, The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul (1745), which best illustrates his religious genius, and has been widely translated; The Family Expositor (6 vols., 1739-1756), Life of Colonel Gardiner (1747); and a Course of Lectures on Pneumatology, Ethics and Divinity (1763).

  • The speech Against Pancleon illustrates the intimate relations between Athens and Plataea, while it gives us some picturesque glimpses of Athenian town life.

  • This illustrates the early importance of Genoa as a trading port, and the penetration of Greek customs, inhumation being the usual practice of the Ligurians.

  • illustrates old Hebrew customs, on which see further S.

  • shows the number of live stock in 1905, with the average for the period 1871-1875, and illustrates the extent to which farmers have turned their attention to stock in preference to crops.

  • illustrates the development that took place in the shipping trade with foreign countries and British possessions, as well as the expansion of the coasting trade, in 1855- 1905, certain years being taken as types.

  • The first portrays Him chiefly by a record of His actions, and illustrates His strength, His sympathy, and His freedom from conventional restraints.

  • He painted with unceasing diligence, treating none but sacred subjects; he never retouched or altered his work, probably with a religious feeling that such as divine providence allowed the thing to come, such it should remain He was wont to say that he who illustrates the acts of Christ should be with Christ.

  • The story illustrates the rise of a wealthy class among the Jews of Palestine, to whom the tolerant and distant rule of the Ptolemies afforded wider opportunities.

  • The cathedral tower dating from the 11th century, illustrates the first step in the growth of the Gothic spire in Germany.

  • The cycle illustrates some interesting customs and is in every way valuable as a specimen of popular narrative.

  • This case well illustrates the much closer approach to strict rationality of dispersion which is obtainable by using two different sorts of glass for the two positive lenses, even when one of them has a higher dispersive power than the glass used for the negative lens.

  • 2 illustrates a recent type of gas calorimeter devised by C. V.

  • For it strikingly illustrates the fact that the temple of En-lil, like that of the Sun-god at Sippar and the other great temples in Babylonia, possessed a body of mythological and religious texts, which formed subjects for study and comment among the priestly scribes.

  • William of Malmesbury's amusing story illustrates both the character of Scotus and the position he occupied at the French court.

  • Yet they must have something to develop from, and thereupon Aristotle gives an account of a process in the psychological mechanism which he illustrates by comparative psychology, wherein a Xo yos or meaning emerges, a "first" universal recognized by induction.

  • It does not show that the namers were prophets or wise judges, for the Spaniards really knew California not at all for more than two centuries, and then only as a genial but rather barren land; but it shows that the conquistadores mixed poetry with business and illustrates the glamour thrown about the " Northern Mystery."

  • The latter story illustrates the growth of the older exodus-tradition along with the development of priestly ritual: the old account of Korah's revolt against the authority of Moses has been expanded, and now describes (a) the divine prerogatives of the Levites in general, and (b) the confirmation of the superior privileges of the Aaronites against the rest of the Levites, a development which can scarcely be earlier than the time of Ezekiel (xliv.

  • The story in fact may have arisen to explain the object of cult; in any case it illustrates a general belief.

  • This faith, in a peculiarly vivid fashion, illustrates the growth and development of religion, for its great teachers in the highest degree possessed what the Germans call God-consciousness.

  • The Mahayana illustrates in part what would have followed the .triumph of gnosticism in Christianity, for not only would the historic value of the life and teaching of Jesus have been lost, but with it the significance of humanity.

  • The melancholy incident illustrates several points of interest: (1) the correctness of the bacterial theory of causation, and the identity of the bacillus pestis as the cause; (2) the infectious character of the pneumonic type of disease; (3) its high fatality; (4) the difficulty of diagnosis.

  • The traveller's history, not least in China, singularly illustrates the free masonry of Islam, and its power of carrying a Moslem doctor over the known world of Asia and Africa.

  • This illustrates the resistance to dragging of a rope coiled round a post; e.g.

  • He also illustrates the possibility of arriving at rationalistic conclusions in theology without the slightest tincture of the rationalistic temper.

  • Pontano illustrates in a marked manner the position of power to which men of letters and learning had arrived in Italy.

  • The rise of political utilitarianism illustrates most strikingly the way in which the value and dignity of philosophical principles depends on the purpose to which they are applied.

  • The fact of this advice being offered and followed in all essentials, illustrates very clearly the close relations between the king and Bacon, who had become a confidential adviser on most occasions of difficulty.

  • The prominence of the notion of the Alcheringa " dreamtime," or sacred past, in Central Australian religion illustrates the essential connexion perceived by the savage to lie between the sacred and the traditional.

  • distinguished in five great orders, according to the census of 1901: Agriculture.-The following table illustrates broadly the difference in the position of agriculture in Great Britain and in Ireland: Minerals and Mining.-The mineral production of the United Kingdom reached a total value in 1890 of £100,802,657 and in 1909 of £119,394,486, with a maximum during that period of £160,605,154 in 1900 and a minimum of £ 73,024,066 in 1893.

  • The second case illustrates a feature of the recurring continued fraction which represents a complete quadratic surd.

  • A map attached to Krusinskis volumes illustrates the extent of Persian territory in 1728, or one year before Ashraf was finally defeated by Nadir, and some eight years prior to ~

  • The story of St Paul's doings there illustrates this fact, and the sequel is very suggestive, - the burning, namely, of books of sorcery of great value.

  • peace between France and Spain; and in a letter dated the 4th of October 1647 he even offered the Portuguese Crown to the duke of Longueville - an offer which illustrates the weakness of John IV.

  • blind guide in this voyage, and the polar map of 1611 by Pontanus illustrates well what he attempted, and the valuable results both negative and positive which he reached.

  • This illustrates the constant tendency for the residential districts of a city to radiate away from its centre, which appears, though in a modified degree, in the case of all the great English cities.

  • The distribution of the woollen industries peculiarly illustrates the changes which have taken place since the early establishment of manufacturing industries in England.

  • vi., Leiden, 1764), published under the auspices of Linnaeus, contains a remarkable picture which illustrates a discourse by his disciple Hoppius, and is here reproduced (see Plate, fig.

  • Some of the main points it illustrates may be briefly stated here, the reader being referred for further information to Huxley's Essays.

  • Throughout his work he gives a prominent place to everything which illustrates human progress in moral and religious, as well as political conceptions, and specially to the rise and development of the idea of religious toleration, finding his authorities not only in the words and actions of men of mark, but in the writings of more or less obscure pamphleteers, whose essays indicate currents in the tide of public opinion.

  • His protection and encouragement of Caxton were of inestimable value to English literature, and in the preface to the Dictes the printer gives an account of his own relations with the statesman which illustrates the dignity and modesty of Lord Rivers in a very agreeable way.

  • And that the right or wrong of choice depends not on the cause of choice but on its nature, he illustrates by the example of Christ, whose acts were necessarily holy, yet truly virtuous, praiseworthy and rewardable.

  • A wellknown fossil conifer from Triassic strata - Voltzia heterophylly - also illustrates a marked dissimilarity in the leaves of the same shoot.

  • 9 also illustrates a weak place at b where the clay either never pressed hard against the overhanging rock or has actually drawn away therefrom in the process of settling towards the lower part to the left.

  • Hilary especially illustrates the prevalence of naive Docetic views as regards the details of the Incarnation.

  • 271 seq.) merely illustrates the tendency to utilize older traditions.

  • The seaports soon recovered from their losses in the Black Death, and English shipping was beginning to appear in the distant seas of Portugal and the Baltic. Nothing illustrates the growth of English wealth better than the fact that the kingdom had, till the time of Edward IlL, contrived to conduct all its commerce with a currency of small silver, but that within thirty years of his introduction of a gold coinage in 1343, the English noble was being struck in enormous quantities.

  • Before Burke had begun his duties, an incident occurred which illustrates the character of the two men.

  • Here he analyses " abstract ideas," and instructively illustrates the confusion apt to be produced in them by the inevitable imperfection of words.

  • Filelfo's life at Milan curiously illustrates the multifarious importance of the scholars of that age in Italy.

  • Some of the traditions are closely akin to those current in ancient Babylonia, but a careful and impartial comparison at once illustrates in a striking manner the relative moral and spiritual superiority of our writers.

  • This illustrates the extraordinary homogeneity of climatic conditions.

  • 6-8) illustrates the complexity of the Deuteronomic sources.

  • His last letter on politics, written two days before his death, illustrates the two sides of his thinking already emphasized: in this letter he warns his New England friends against dismemberment of the union as " a clear sacrifice of great positive advantages, without any counterbalancing good; administering no relief to our real disease, which is democracy, the poison of which, by a subdivision, will only be more concentrated in each part, and consequently the more virulent."

  • The close resemblance between specimens from Jurassic rocks placed in one or other of the genera Thinnfeldia, Dichopteris, Cycadopteris, &c., illustrates the unsatisfactory custom of founding new names on imperfect fronds.

  • Heller's surprising ability to get into the mind of a middle-aged spinster also illustrates her strong talent for imaginative empathy.

  • The many questions that arose from the initial study, together with the assessments required, illustrates the complexities inherent in identifying appropriate projects.

  • The Malayan Emergency illustrates how the British government grappled with the issue of political terminology within the broader context of anti-communist propaganda.

  • The Life of Mammals describes and illustrates the remarkable diversity of mammals from the giant blue whale to the miniscule pigmy shrew.

  • Guided by a higher power Sam and Linda's experience illustrates the way of the seventh chakra, the way of faith.

  • coloration of the images illustrates a chameleon like ability to adapt to different lighting conditions.

  • A fully worked example illustrates the major facets of the analysis of small samples.

  • This illustrates the fallacy of treating acute disturbance in this manner.

  • The current shambles illustrates the folly of allowing Mr Clarke to stay on to sort out the mess.

  • The following graphic illustrates this by showing how the Core server pulls together a definition for the DOC_INFO template.

  • illustrates why.

  • We also had a visit from top children's book illustrator Georgie Ripper - she illustrates the Rainbow Fairies books.

  • This report illustrates why so many business leaders are increasingly alarmed by the worsening situation and why the government's indifference is so frustrating.

  • individualism issue, again a Biblical concept (Matt 10:30 illustrates God's knowledge and concern for individuals ).

  • This example illustrates our design ingenuity when creating a functional, space-saving and attractive flight of stairs.

  • This case illustrates the laparoscopic management of benign small bowel intussusception due to lipoma.

  • You sound irate, but surely the tale illustrates how... How well loved I am in Ireland, aye.

  • This illustrates that technocratic theories use neutrality to hide moral judgments to protect vested interests or culturally biased views.

  • Figure 2 illustrates three different kinds of neighborhoods in a two-dimensional lattice.

  • manoeuvreple of an aircraft executing a pure rolling maneuver illustrates the procedure.

  • It illustrates well how energetic and vital, and how fruitful, is much of the debate in contemporary metaphysics.

  • middle-aged spinster also illustrates her strong talent for imaginative empathy.

  • Another case of obsessional neurosis in which the disorder took the form of chronic doubt illustrates the value of hypnosis.

  • It illustrates a well-known optical illusion; the crater looks like a hill when the photo is upside-down.

  • This horror story neatly illustrates the perils surrounding gifts of second hand computers.

  • Figure 3 Frequency modulation Figure 4 illustrates another form of modulation called phase modulation (PM ).

  • It also illustrates how public awareness of women's rights can be effectively promoted.

  • This is referred to as polarization synthesis, and illustrates the power and flexibility of a fully polarimetric radar.

  • Dr. Max Bull, for many years Senior Tutor, once recounted an incident which perfectly illustrates Henry Hart ' s extraordinary memory.

  • The box below illustrates these, admittedly in a rather schematic way.

  • That a modern home secretary should seek such powers illustrates the danger to which a collapse of media self-restraint might lead.

  • Table 1 illustrates these differences for the test and control brushes for the anterior and posterior sextants of the mandible and maxilla.

  • The current shambles illustrates the folly of allowing Mr Clarke to stay on to sort out the mess.

  • Heller's surprising ability to get into the mind of a middle-aged spinster also illustrates her strong talent for imaginative empathy.

  • Figure 1, above, illustrates a tennis player's self-assessment and his coach's assessment in relation to his backhand strokes.

  • This database illustrates searching for spectral properties based on (inter alia) chemical substructure searches.

  • The movie illustrates the rotation of the Sun as well as the evolution of the Sun's magnetic features - including sunspots.

  • The following diagram illustrates the calculation using the tangent of the angle.

  • tetrapod fossil, Acanthostega, is on current display and illustrates the up-to-the minute research undertaken by the museum staff today.

  • The chart clearly illustrates the plant zonation patterns in the wetland.

  • When two elements form more than one compound, as is the case with oxygen and carbon, he assigned to the compound which he thought the more complex an atom made up of two atoms of the one element and one atom of the other; the diagram for carbonic acid illustrates this, and an extension of the same plan enabled him to represent any compound, however complex its structure.

  • FLOWERS Imitations of natural flowers are sometimes made for scientific purposes (as the collection of glass flowers at Harvard University, which illustrates the flora of the United States), but more often as articles of decoration and ornament.

  • Ritschl's theory of "value-judgments" (Werthurtheile) illustrates this form of agnosticism.

  • The town of Bourke, lying on the upper Darling, may be taken as an example of many of the interior districts, and illustrates peculiarly well the defects as well as the excellencies of the climate of the whole region.

  • It illustrates a favourable trait in the archbishop's character that he forgave all the conspirators.

  • An example of this is found in the ninth canon of Chalcedon, which also illustrates the enforcement upon a clerical plaintiff in dispute with a brother cleric of that recourse to the arbitration of their ecclesiastical superior already mentioned.

  • Even so small an area as that of Britain illustrates what has already been pointed out, that the species of a flora change both with latitude and altitude.

  • Ireland illustrates the same fact.

  • 2 But nothing so well illustrates this formal side of the Norman character as the whole position of William the Conqueror himself.

  • The use of language and nomenclature during the time of Norman rule in the two countries forms a remarkable contrast, and illustrates the circumstances of the two as they have just been sketched.

  • The history of the Roman commonwealth illustrates this perhaps better than any other.'

  • This obvious contradiction in terms well illustrates the difficulty of defining in a single formula the system, essentially transitional and meanwhile sui generis, established in the Russian empire since October 1905.

  • In the reign of Alexius a conflict took place between the tsar and the patriarch, which is often described as a conflict between Church and State, and which illustrates the relations between the temporal and the spiritual power in Russian state-organization.

  • illustrates the railway mileage in the continent of America at the close of 1907.

  • illustrates the mileage open to the end of 1907 per loo sq.

  • 19 illustrates an arrangement designed by J.

  • 2 Consequently much interest attaches to the evidence which illustrates the environment of the Jews during this period.

  • 2 In addition to this, the Egyptian story of the priest Uza-hor at the court of Cambyses and Darius reflects a policy of religious tolerance which illustrates the biblical account of Ezra and Nehemiah (Brugsch, Gesch.

  • is against any previous large return from Babylon, and clearly illustrates the strength of the groups of " southern " origin whose presence is only to be expected (p. 285).

  • But it has a value of its own inasmuch as it illustrates the permanent tendencies which mould the history of the Jews.

  • There is a tradition in the Talmud which illustrates his popularity.

  • The form q`tal illustrates one main peculiarity of Aramaic, as opposed to the other Semitic languages, viz.

  • There is told of him a story which illustrates the temper of the early humanistic revival in Italy.

  • The story of Cincinnatus, twice summoned from the plough to the highest offices in the state, illustrates the status of the Roman husbandman.

  • Table XIII., in which the totals for the United Kingdom include those for the Channel Islands and Isle of Man, illustrates the preponderance of the sheep-breeding industry in the drier climate of Great Britain, and of the cattle-breeding industry in the more humid atmosphere of Ireland.

  • No economic doctrine so well illustrates the achievements and the defects of modern economic analysis.

  • This fruitful thought he illustrates by showing how geometry is applied to the action of natural bodies, and demonstrating by geometrical figures certain laws of physical forces.

  • The scanty traces which remain have not been systematically excavated except in the neighbourhood of the Dipylon; the discovery of sepulchral tablets built into the masonry illustrates the statement of Thucydides with regard to the employment of such material in the hasty construction of the walls.

  • 9 illustrates the first case: the ordinates represent specific volumes, and the abscissae denote the composition of isomorphous mixtures of ammonium and potassium dihydrogen phosphates, which mutually take one another up to the extent of 20% to form homogeneous crystals.

  • 13 shows his map of the world reduced from a MS. at Wolfenbiittel, to which is added a diagram of the zones from a MS. at Ghent, which illustrates Macrobius' commentary on Cicero's Somnium Scipionis.

  • It illustrates Marino Sanuto's Secreta fidelium crucis, in which its author vainly appeals to Christendom to undertake another crusade.

  • A legend of the Council of Nicea 5 illustrates this point: "When the Bishops took their" Una questione sui numeri transfiniti,"Rend.

  • This event illustrates the three dominant characteristics of Bosnian history: the strength of the aristocracy; the corresponding weakness of the central authority, enhanced by the lack of any definite rule of inheritance; and the supreme influence of religion.

  • (See Levites.) An interesting passage relating the commencement of an Israelite journey vividly illustrates the power of the sacred object.

  • This illustrates the first stage in the process of magnetization, when the moment is proportional to the field and there is no hysteresis or residual magnetism (see ante).

  • This corresponds to the second stage of magnetization, in which the susceptibility is large and permanent magnetization is set up. A still stronger magnetizing force has little effect except in causing the direction of the needles to approach still more nearly to that of the field; if the force were infinite, every member of the group ‘ would have exactly the same direction and the greatest possible resultant moment would be reached; this illustrates " magnetic saturation " - the condition approached in the third stage of magnetization.

  • Colchicum illustrates the corm-development which is rare in Liliaceae though common in the allied order Iridaceae; a corm is formed by swelling at the base of the axis (figs.

  • Though Gilbert was acquitted, the fact of his being brought to trial illustrates the growing spirit of suspicion.

  • The reasoning adopted in � 41 (ii.) illustrates two general 0(0) I(1) 1 (0) 2(2) 2 (1) 3(3) 2 (0) 3(2) 4(4) 3(1) 4(3) 5(5) I 3(0) 4(2) 5(4) 6(6) 6 I 4(1) 5(3) 6(5) 7(7) 7 I 4(0) 5(2) 6(4) 7(6) 8(8> &c. +e+0 2 +.

  • Thus "the great unknown" from the Oberland is the ideal character, "who illustrates how God does his work for the world and for the church through a divinely trained and spiritually illuminated layman," just as William Langland in England about the same time drew the figure of Piers Plowman.

  • In the two earliest books, accordingly, he lays down and largely illustrates the first principles of being with the view of showing that the world is not governed by capricious agency, but has come into existence, continues in existence, and will ultimately pass away in accordance with the primary conditions of the elemental atoms which, along with empty space, are the only eternal and immutable substances.

  • between Hammersmith and the East India Docks illustrates successively every phase of London life.

  • 9 illustrates the working of a block of ground by the top-slice caving system.

  • The range of the specific gravity of glasses from 2.5 to 5.0 illustrates the effect of modified compositions.

  • In his ethical system Ferguson treats man throughout as a social being, and illustrates his doctrines by political examples.

  • Maxwell illustrates the difference between a soft solid and a hard liquid by a jelly and a block of pitch; also by the experiment of supporting a candle and a stick of sealingwax; after a considerable time the sealing-wax will be found bent and so is a fluid, but the candle remains straight as a solid.

  • 12), and illustrates not merely the situation of the apostle at Rome, but the terms of exceptional affection which existed from first to last between him and the For the strong Christian consciousness of solidarity, presupposed in the Philippians, see Von Dobschutz's Christian Life in the Primitive Church (1904), pp. 93 seq.

  • p. 51) illustrates the five cases on one diagram.

  • During this time he produced his Essay on Projects (1698), containing suggestions on banks, road-management, friendly and insurance societies of various kinds, idiot asylums, bankruptcy, academies, military colleges, high schools for women, &c. It displays Defoe's lively and lucid style in full vigour, and abounds with ingenious thoughts and apt illustrations, though it illustrates also the unsystematic character of his mind.

  • He strongly deprecated blind empiricism; the aphorism " rt ireipa o 4 aXepr t,) Kpicns XaXe ril " (whether it be his or not), tersely illustrates his position.

  • Sir John Murray finds the source of the phosphoric acid to be the decomposition of large quantities of animal matter, and he illustrates this by the well-known circumstance of the death of vast shoals of fish when warm Gulf-Stream water displaces the cold current which usually extends to the American coast.

  • White's A New Century of Inventions (Manchester, 1822), illustrates possibly the earliest application of this principle to dynamometry.

  • Walton illustrates Herbert's kindness to the poor by many touching anecdotes, but he had not been three years in Bemerton when he succumbed to consumption.

  • The exhibit in the Chamber of Commerce Building illustrates the resources of southern California.

  • This incident well illustrates the ground of his objection to the British system of patent law, which he looked upon as calculated to strifle invention and impede progress; the patentees in this case did not manage to make a practical success of their invention themselves, but the existence of prior patents was sufficient to turn him aside from a path which conducted him to valuable results when afterwards, owing to the expiry of those patents, he was free to pursue it as he pleased.

  • This method is unconsciously adopted by the teacher who illustrates the equality of area of two geometrical figures by cutting them out of cardboard of uniform thickness and weighing them.

  • The fatality by which Hercules kills so many friends as well as foes recalls the destroying Apollo; while his career frequently illustrates the Delphic views on blood-guiltiness and expiation.

  • 10 The identificaton of the Mal'akh Yahweh with the Logos, or Second Person of the Trinity, is not indicated by the references in the Old Testament; but the idea of a Being partly identified with God, and yet in some sense distinct from Him, illustrates the tendency of religious thought to distinguish persons within the unity of the Godhead, and foreshadows the doctrine of the Trinity, at any rate in some slight degree.

  • He has himself told the story of an early experience that illustrates his point of view.

  • A zodiac on the " astrological altar of Gabies " in the Louvre illustrates the apportionment of the signs among the inmates of the Roman Pantheon; 3 and they occur as a classical reminiscence in the mosaic pavements of San Miniato and the baptistery at Florence the cathedral of Lyons, and the crypt of San Savino at Piacenza.4 Zodiacal symbolism became conspicuous in medieval art.

  • The great medieval canon lawyer Lyndwood illustrates the difficulty of distinguishing, even as late as the middle of the 15th century, between concubinage and a clandestine, though legal, marriage.

  • Nothing, perhaps, illustrates so forcibly the casual character of the Polish government in the most vital matters as this single incident.

  • The decadence of Latin early in the 7th century is exemplified by the fantastic grammarian Virgilius Maro, who also illustrates the transition from Latin to Provencal, and from quantitive to accentual forms of verse.

  • 4) sufficiently illustrates the tentative efforts of the rabbis in this direction.

  • This literature is especially valuable because it illustrates contemporary Halaka and Haggada, and it illuminates the circle of thought with which Jesus and his followers were familiar; it thus fills the gap between the Old Testament and the authoritative Rabbinical Midrashim which, though often in a form several centuries later, not rarely preserve older material.'

  • On the 25th of February 1571 he was raised to the peerage as Baron Burghley of Burghley 1 (or Burleigh); the fact that he continued to act as secretary after his elevation illustrates the growing importance of that office, which under his son became a secretaryship of state.

  • He also had an act of attainder passed against him, a somewhat novel distinction for a heretic, which illustrates the way in which Henry VIII.

  • The celebrated Sainte Chapelle in Paris, attached to what is now the Palais de Justice, well illustrates the early and proper meaning of the word.

  • This plate illustrates the exceptional opportunity afforded the palaeontologist through the remarkably preserved remains of Ichthyosaurs in the quarries of Holzmaden near Stuttgart, Wurttemberg, excavated for many years by Herr Bernard Hauff.

  • The following table illustrates the growth and progress of British home shipping: Number and Tonnage of Steamers and Sailing Vessels registered in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands on 31st of December of various Years.

  • After a laudatory account of the past conduct of the Corinthian Church, he enters upon a denunciation of vices and a praise of virtues, and illustrates his various topics by copious citations from the Old Testament scriptures.

  • The Metaphysics is clearly a compilation formed from essays or discourses; and it illustrates another characteristic of Aristotle's gradual method of composition.

  • The above example illustrates how Nicholson's or Fahrenheit's hydrometer may be employed as a weighing machine for small weights.

  • However, he illustrates their supposed contradictoriness by examples, such as one substance with many attributes, and motion from place to place in one time.

  • It is an old native element recast in Roman form, and well illustrates the Roman principle of local government ST by devolution.

  • This is the proper foundation for a good specimen, and illustrates how all such subjects should be pruned to keep them stocky and presentable in form.

  • 4 illustrates a characteristic twin, formed by two interpenetrating pentagonal dodecahedra.

  • The minster, dedicated to St Mary the Virgin, illustrates every style of architecture from Norman to Perpendicular.

  • His principal works are, The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul (1745), which best illustrates his religious genius, and has been widely translated; The Family Expositor (6 vols., 1739-1756), Life of Colonel Gardiner (1747); and a Course of Lectures on Pneumatology, Ethics and Divinity (1763).

  • The speech Against Pancleon illustrates the intimate relations between Athens and Plataea, while it gives us some picturesque glimpses of Athenian town life.

  • This illustrates the early importance of Genoa as a trading port, and the penetration of Greek customs, inhumation being the usual practice of the Ligurians.

  • illustrates old Hebrew customs, on which see further S.

  • shows the number of live stock in 1905, with the average for the period 1871-1875, and illustrates the extent to which farmers have turned their attention to stock in preference to crops.

  • illustrates the development that took place in the shipping trade with foreign countries and British possessions, as well as the expansion of the coasting trade, in 1855- 1905, certain years being taken as types.

  • The first portrays Him chiefly by a record of His actions, and illustrates His strength, His sympathy, and His freedom from conventional restraints.

  • He painted with unceasing diligence, treating none but sacred subjects; he never retouched or altered his work, probably with a religious feeling that such as divine providence allowed the thing to come, such it should remain He was wont to say that he who illustrates the acts of Christ should be with Christ.

  • The story illustrates the rise of a wealthy class among the Jews of Palestine, to whom the tolerant and distant rule of the Ptolemies afforded wider opportunities.

  • The cathedral tower dating from the 11th century, illustrates the first step in the growth of the Gothic spire in Germany.

  • The cycle illustrates some interesting customs and is in every way valuable as a specimen of popular narrative.

  • This case well illustrates the much closer approach to strict rationality of dispersion which is obtainable by using two different sorts of glass for the two positive lenses, even when one of them has a higher dispersive power than the glass used for the negative lens.

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