Indistinguishable from his personal ambition was his passion for the aggrandisement of the church and its predominance in the state.
His eyes glowed darker than night, two black holes in his otherwise indistinguishable face.
All things existed in this mass, but in a confused and indistinguishable form.
Remains of horses indistinguishable from E.
The Egyptians themselves delighted in identifying together goddesses of the most diverse forms and attributes; but Ubasti was almost indistinguishable in form from Tafne.
Huxley concluded, from descriptions, that" the Deccan tribes are indistinguishable from the Australian races."
The leading characteristics of this mainland civilization are thus indistinguishable from the Minoan.
She tucked the creature in her hands under one arm and left the small room for a long corridor in similar dark grey which glowed more brightly from indistinguishable light sources.
It resembles the sperm-whale in possessing a large store of oil in the upper part of the head, which yields spermaceti when refined; on this account, and also for the sake of the blubber, which supplies an oil almost indistinguishable from sperm-oil, this whale became the object of a regular chase in the latter half of the 19th century.
When a current is passed through a solid alloy, a series of Peltier effects, proportional to the current, are set up between the particles of the different metals, and these create an opposing electromotive force which is indistinguishable experimentally from a resistance.
It may be obtained as a glassy mass, indistinguishable from metaphosphoric acid, by heating phosphoric acid to 215°.
Pentateuch, Judges, Kings), and thus to give to these earlier sources an historical value higher than that which would be safely attributed to them as indistinguishable parts of a late compilation.
Most of them, except when actually celebrating mass, were indistinguishable alike in costume and conduct from the temporal magnates.
Its political history is indistinguishable from that of Cape Colony.
Instead of the simplicity of Luther's earlier writings, a dogmatic theology was formed, and a Protestant ecclesiasticism established, indistinguishable from the Roman Church in principle.
These planets are more remote than Mars, but that loss is more than outweighed by the fact that they are indistinguishable in appearance from stars.
From 1558 for forty years the biography of Cecil is almost indistinguishable from that of Elizabeth and from the history of England.
Fossil bones and teeth, indistinguishable from those of existing leopards, have been found in cave-deposits of Pleistocene age in Spain, France, Germany and England.
By this time (103 B.C.) it was clear that the Hasmonaeans were - from the point of view of a purist - practically indistinguishable from the Hellenizers whom Judas had opposed so keenly, except that they did not abandon the formal observances of Judaism, and even enforced them upon foreigners.
On the other hand, the replanting of some of the French vineyards (after the ravages due to the phylloxera) with American vines, or, as was more generally the case, the grafting of the old French stock on the hardy American roots, resulted, after a time, in many cases, in the production of wines practically indistinguishable from those formerly made.
The black represents the cuticular product of the epidermal cells of the ocular area, taking the form either of))...,r,, f lens, cl, of crystalline body, cry, or of rhabdom, rhab; hy, hypodermis or epidermal cells; corn', laterallyplaced cells in the simpler stage, A, which like the nerve-end cells, vit' and ret', are corneagens or lens-producing; corn, specialized corneagen or lens-producing cells; vie, potential vitrella cells with cry', potential crystalline body now indistinguishable from retinula cells and rhabdomeres; vit, vitrella cell with cry, its contained cuticular product, the crystalline cone or body; ret', rhab', retinula cells and rhabdom of scorpion undifferentiated from adjacent cells, vit'; ret, retinula cell; rhab, rhabdom; nf, optic nerve-fibres.
What results on the paper is accidental and often delights the child, even though it is indistinguishable to adults.
It is good for a man not to touch a woman; a man's relations with his own wife are merely a means of fornication, and marriage and concubinage are indistinguishable as against the kingdom of God, in which there is no marrying or giving in marriage.
Arrived at this stage of development, the Annals now began to lose their primitive character, and henceforward became more and more indistinguishable from the Chronicles.
The group has attained an importance of late even beyond that to which it was brought by Pasteur's researches on alcoholic fermentation, chiefly owing to the exact results of the investigations of Hansen, who first applied the methods of pure cultures to the study of these organisms, and showed that many of the inconsistencies hitherto existing in the literature were due to the coexistence in the cultures of several species or races of yeasts morphologically almost indistinguishable, but physiologically very different.
The female, hitherto indistinguishable from the male, continues to swell until she attains the outlines of a lemon.
According to this reading, William sought to rectify his position by asserting, not the numerical identity of the universal in each individual, but rather its sameness in the sense of indistinguishable similarity.
There were at least three different footprints but they were marred and nearly indistinguishable.
In many cases, however, Atargatis and Astarte are fused to such an extent as to be indistinguishable.
In the rest of the appendages they may either be wanting or indistinguishable.
There are ten mesenteries in which the musculature is so little developed as to be almost indistinguishable.
What happened after that is mere conjecture, for a thick mist now obscured the autumn sun, and the battle became a colossal mêlée the details of which are indistinguishable.
The horizon was full of peaks like the teeth of a saw, so numerous as to be nearly indistinguishable from one another, except for the occasional spike that rose above its companions.
amplify>Amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) patterns of patient cultures are indistinguishable from those of the samples from the cooling tower.
costermonger culture proves to be indistinguishable from the version peddled by the generations of slummers that he berates.
Why, no, you ruinous butt; you whoreson indistinguishable cur, no.
Activa Compression hosiery is virtually indistinguishable from ordinary hosiery.
indistinguishable from magic.
indistinguishable from the rest of its population, are the Others.
indistinguishable from the originals!
indistinguishable from the real thing apart from their price.
indistinguishable from reality.
indistinguishable from the one who lacks it.
This produces bends virtually indistinguishable from some of those produced by Geller.
We create a new type of experience making the visit indistinguishable from seeing a movie from inside the movie set.
It has features indistinguishable from severe autism except for the age of onset.
indistinguishable states of truth " means?
Some fake websites are virtually indistinguishable from the real thing.
CJD may present in a manner that can be clinically indistinguishable from Alzheimer's Disease.
But on closer inspection, they are practically indistinguishable.
Standard 2000 - in profile view, almost indistinguishable from the Rover 2000.
No, far from it as many modern recycled papers are visually indistinguishable from 100% virgin papers.
In T1-weighted images, the internal surface of the skull is largely indistinguishable from the CSF, which is also dark.
Sooner or later these churches usually become indistinguishable from the world around them.
The two resorts are different enough to make chalk and cheese seem almost indistinguishable.
The beauty of this system is that it can look quite indistinguishable from normal business practices.
In my autumn groin mist and rain and river are indistinguishable.
amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) patterns of patient cultures are indistinguishable from those of the samples from the cooling tower.
The skin biopsy appearances are often indistinguishable from other forms of cutaneous porphyria and hence its limited value in the diagnosis of PCT.
At some point the system and the meta-system might be indistinguishable, although this may involve a virtually infinite regress.
These neurons form synapses with properties indistinguishable to primary cultured mouse neurons.
Some cases, however, may be indistinguishable from Parkinson's disease, with an asymmetric onset and a resting tremor.
whoreson indistinguishable cur, no.
This value is indistinguishable from that which they find for hydrogen.
Even polytheism,' or something indistinguishable from it, is suggested to this doggedly empiricist mind by the Varieties of Religious Experience; they are all good to those to whom they appeal; and what right have we to talk of Objective standards?
Syncoryne, indistinguishable from it, produces medusae known as Sarsia (fig.
But a formula that depends for its efficacy on being uttered rather than on being heard is virtually indistinguishable from the selfsufficient spell of the magician, though its origin is different.
Grindal lacked that firm faith in the supreme importance of uniformity and autocracy which enabled Whitgift to persecute with a clear conscience nonconformists whose theology was indistinguishable from his own.
the Tembeling valley in Pahang, whose people are now Mahommedans and in many respects indistinguishable from the ordinary Malays of the peninsula, reveals the fact that words, current in the archipelago to the south but incomprehensible to the average peninsula Malays, by whom these more ancient populations are now completely surrounded, have been preserved as local words, whereas they really belong to an older dialect once spoken widely in the peninsula, as to-day it is spoken in the Malayan islands.
There may first be mentioned the zealots such as the Akalis, who, though generally quite illiterate, aim at observing the injunctions of Sikhism Guru Govind Singh; secondly, the true Sikhs or Singhs who observe his ordinances, such as the prohibi tions of cutting the hair and the use of tobacco; and, thirdly, those Sikhs who while professing devotion to the tenets of the gurus are almost indistinguishable from ordinary Hindus.
It may be obtained as a glassy mass, indistinguishable from metaphosphoric acid, by heating phosphoric acid to 215Ã‚°.
a green tree; and then deduces that the evidence of the senses proves now and then to be fallacious, because we may have an experience indistinguishable from that of a tree but incorrect; and further, that our perceptions are habitually mendacious, because all visual experiences are erroneous, as colour is a sensation while the thing consists of uncoloured particles.
What happened after that is mere conjecture, for a thick mist now obscured the autumn sun, and the battle became a colossal mÃªlÃ©e the details of which are indistinguishable.
Some cases, however, may be indistinguishable from Parkinson 's disease, with an asymmetric onset and a resting tremor.
The idea of an android that is indistinguishable from a human makes me irrationally afraid of robots.
These designs are sometime virtually indistinguishable from ordinary sexy lingerie which will make the long-term nursing mother very happy.
Three groups were given a different amount of cinnamon each and three groups received placebo pills (inert substances indistinguishable from the cinnamon capsules).
There are so many girls clothing brands available on the market today, some virtually indistinguishable in price and quality, that parents can easily become overwhelmed when shopping for their child.
One overarching defense of fluffy lace fashion is that in many ways infant girls remain indistinguishable from infant boys at first glance.
Although a nicely installed set of carpet tiles will be indistinguishable from standard carpeting, why not try something different.
Nearly indistinguishable from the natural pearls, his cultured pearls have set the standard for the industry.
These are a high quality substitute for gemstones and many people find some of the modern simulated gemstones almost indistinguishable from the real thing.
These "imposter" sunglasses are nearly indistinguishable from the real deal, and cost only a fraction as much as designer sunglasses do.
Imposter sunglasses are indistinguishable from these expensive brands, but often only cost in the $10-$20 range.
This feature makes the pixels of each photo indistinguishable to the human eye.
The pain is indistinguishable from sore throats caused by other diseases.
And they may be right; really good dance teachers teaching very talented dancers can create pieces that are indistinguishable from the best hip hop dancers in the world.
Celebrities employ the very best wig makers to create wigs and hair pieces that are virtually indistinguishable from natural hair.
Beyond the size and material differences, a Patti the Platypus Beanie Baby is indistinguishable from a Patti the Platypus Beanie Buddy.
The signs of depression vary from person to person, and some symptoms, like headaches and stomachaches, may be indistinguishable from other illnesses.
A relative newcomer on the jewelry scene, moissanite is a startlingly brilliant gem nearly indistinguishable from diamonds to the casual observer and offers the mystique of being one of the rarest jewels in the world.
While they are not actually the original ring, the style and design will be nearly indistinguishable and can preserve the sentimentality of the jewelry.
If the ring needs to be repaired or resized, always provide the jeweler with documentation about the types of metals used, including their alloy proportions if available to ensure a good, indistinguishable repair.
Quality imitations are virtually indistinguishable from real pearls, and choosing an artificial option can make these elegant, luxurious gems available for anyone.
Cubic zirconia is durable and virtually indistinguishable from diamond, but it is not indestructible.
Apollo Diamonds, a gem manufacturing company based in Boston, is an innovative newcomer to the jewelry world whose artificial, cultured stones are virtually indistinguishable from natural diamonds.
High-quality lab created stones are indistinguishable from natural diamonds to the naked eye.
However, there are also quality imitations that are nearly indistinguishable from real dark pearls to the naked eye unless viewed under a magnifying glass.
Many times the damage is something indistinguishable, such as a small scratch on the back of a dresser.
These days, golf shoes have become much more fashionable, and you'll find styles which are almost indistinguishable from regular walking or athletic shoes.
The trick about reading scoops and spoilers is that sometimes they are virtually indistinguishable from each other.
Stephen Baldwin: Actor and younger brother of Alec Baldwin, Stephen has a tiger tattoo on his left shoulder blade and an indistinguishable design on his right.
The haves and the have-nots are virtually indistinguishable from one another with a Swiss Army watch resting on the wrist.
In fact, many manage to learn to control their symptoms so well that they become virtually indistinguishable from neuro-typical peers.
Replicants are indistinguishable from natural people, except through weirdly sophisticated psychological tests.
To quote Clarke, "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."
The question remains, how much longer before science develops a pet robot that is virtually indistinguishable from a real pet?
Like all legends associated with King Arthur, fact and fiction soon became indistinguishable.
However, the problem with this approach is that you will find thousands of other blogs that look virtually indistinguishable from your own.
Fossil hyenas occur in the Lower Pliocene of Greece, China, India, &c.; while remains indistinguishable from those of the striped species have been found in the Upper Pliocene of England and Italy.
It is plain, however, that on this external legalistic view of duty it was impossible to maintain a difference in kind between Christian and pagan morality; the philosopher's conformity to the rules of chastity and beneficence, so far as it went, was indistinguishable from the saint's.
Since a beam of common light can be resolved into plane polarized streams and these on recomposition give a stream with properties indistinguishable from those of common light, whatever their relative retardation may be, it is natural to assume that an analytical representation of common light can be obtained in which no longitudinal vector occurs.
The kings were fighting for their lives, the great nobles were indistinguishable from brigands and the whole nation seemed to be relapsing into savagery.
Used in this sense faith healing is indistinguishable from much of savage leech-craft, which seeks to cure disease by expelling the evil spirit in some portion of the body.
He was, however, greatly influenced by Okyos example, and his sons, Gantai, Ganryo, and Gantoku or Renzan, drifted into a manner almost indistinguishable from that of the ShijO school.
If, as is probable, it was from the election of Nektarius the baptismal creed of Constantinople, we may even ask whether the pope did not refer to it when he wrote emphatically of the " common and indistinguishable confession " of all the faithful.
In the same way the supporting vowel, which is regularly an e in CataIan, is often written a, especially after r (abra, ar bore m; astra, a s t r u m; para, p a t r e in); one may say that in the actual state of the language post-tonic e and a become indistinguishable in a surd sound intermediate between the French a and mute e.
In the lower jaw of most of the Ecaudata the symphysial cartilages ossify separately from the dentary bones, forming the so-called mento-meckelian bones; but these symphysial bones, so distinct in the frog, are less so in the Hylidae and Bufonidae, almost indistinguishable in the Pelobatidae and Discoglossidae, whilst in the Aglossa they do not exist any more than in the other orders of batrachians.
are eight horns in the orchestra their material should be indistinguishable from pianoforte writing, and that, in short, the part of every instrument should look exactly like the part of every other - such questions are for posterity to decide.
The evidence against this view may be classed under two heads: first, comparative evidence; hydroids very different in their structural characters and widely separate in the systematic classification of these organisms may produce medusae very similar, at least so far as the essential features of medusan organization are concerned; on the other hydroids closely allied, perhaps almost indistinguishable, may produce gonophores in the one case, medusae in the other; for example, Hydractinia (gonophores) and Podocoryne (medusae), Tubularia (gonophores) and Ectopleura (medusae), Coryne (gonophores) and Syncoryne (medusae),-and so on.
Since the passing of the Light Railways Act of 1896, which did not apply to Ireland, it is possible to give a formal definition by saying that a light railway is one constructed under the provisions of that act; but it must be noted that the commissioners appointed under that act have authorized many lines which in their physical characteristics are indistinguishable from street tramways constructed under the Tramways Act, and to these the term light railways would certainly not be applied in ordinary parlance.
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