Then if U is the potential outside the surface due to this electric charge inside alone, and V that due to the opposite charge it induces on the inside of the metal surface, we must have U+V =O or U = - V at all points outside the earthed metal surface.
Summer fallowing is, however, subject to one drawback: the strong growth which it induces is apt to retard the ripening of the grain.
Trance speaking, on the other hand, may be found in any stage of culture and there is no doubt that in many cases the procedure of the magician or shaman induces a state of autohypnotism; at a higher stage these utterances are termed oracles and are believed :o be the result of inspiration.
- In the one case the stimulus induces indefinite variation, in the other definite; but no hard-and-fast line can be drawn between them.
This is effected by raising up a small mound of rich compost around it, a contrivance which induces the graft to emit roots into the surface soil.
It consists largely of a dark brown or black sandy loam, finely comminuted, the richness of which in organic matter and mineral salts induces rapidity of growth, and the strength and durability of which render it capable of a long succession of crops.
Fibrin, produced from fibrinogen by a ferment, is a jelly-like substance, coagulable by heat, alcohol, &c. The muscle-albumins include " myosin " or paramyosinogen, a globulin, which by coagulation induces rigor mortis, and the closely related " myosinogen " or myogen; myoglobulin and myoalbumin are also found in muscles.
The central public baths in Infirmary Street, with branch establishments in other parts of the town, including Portobello, are largely resorted to, and the proximity of the Firth of Forth induces the keener swimmers to visit Granton every morning.
It induces the earlier production of flowers and fruits.
Most bulbs do so naturally to a limited but variable extent; when more rapid increase is wanted the heart is destroyed, and this induces the formation of a larger number of offsets.
before it is topped; this induces the formation of laterals, and favours their development.
Then the positive charge on A induces two charges on A', viz.
Likewise the negative charge on B induces a positive charge on the side of B' nearest to it and repels negative electricity to the far side.
seen that each stud is in turn both a field plate and a carrier having a charge induced on it, and then passing on in turn induces further charges on other studs.
A current of great electromotive force (intensity or voltage) passed through the coil D, induces, by means of the core and frame, a current of enormous quantity (volume or amperage), but very small electromotive force, in the metal in the trough.
20) a sensitiveness is located in the pulvinus which upon irritation induces a depression of the whole bipinnate leaf, a similar property exists in the pulvini at the base of the leaflets which fold upwards.
The long-continued incitement to catabolism of the waking day thus of itself predisposes the nerve cells towards rebound into the opposite phase; the increased catabolism due to the day's stimuli induces increase of anabolism, and though recuperation goes on to a large extent during the day itself, the recuperative process is slower than, and lags behind, the disintegrative.
In the dyspnoea of advanced valvular disease of the heart morphine relieves the distress and restlessness, and induces sleep. It should however be withheld if the heart has undergone fatty degeneration.
It is rather in virtue of his general faith in the possibility of construction, which he still does not undertake, and because of his consequent insistence on the elucidation of general concepts, which in common with some of his contemporaries, he may have thought of as endued with a certain objectivity, that he induces the controversies of what are called the Socratic schools as to the nature of predication.
When calcium sulphate is present, the nascent methane induces the formation of calcium carbonate, sulphuretted hydrogen and water.
This induces a reflex secretion from the salivary and gastric glands, which is followed or accompanied by increased vascularity of the gastric mucous membrane, and by some degree of activity on the part of the muscular wall of the stomach.
The flat branchlets of Cupressus, Thuja (arbor vitae), Thujopsis dolabrata (Japanese arbor vitae) are characteristic of certain types of conifers; in some cases the horizontal extension of the branches induces a dorsiventral structure.
water-tight to begin with, the alternate immersion and exposure to air and sunshine promotes expansion and contraction, and induces rapid disintegration, leakage and decay.
Friction is preferably spoken of as "resistance" rather than "force," for a reason exactly the same as that which induces us to treat stress rather as molecular resistance (to change of form) than as force, and which may be stated thus: although friction can be utilized as a moving force at will, and is continually so used, yet it cannot be a primary moving force; it can transmit or modify motion already existing, but cannot in the first instance cause it.
It is well known that the habitual consumption of certain drugs, such as tobacco, Indian hemp, opium, arsenic, alcohol and many others, gradually induces a condition of tolerance to their effects, so that large doses can be taken without causing symptoms of poisoning.
The influence of his previous philosophical training, nay, even the unconscious influence of terminology, frequently induces in his statements a certain laxity and want of clearness.
Such hydrogen bonding induces a more negative charge on the carboxyl oxygen atoms leading to an increase in the carboxyl oxygen atoms leading to an increase in the carboxylate pK a.
LH acts on the ovarian follicle and it induces ovulation and maintains the corpus luteum.
Stress induces atrophy of apical dendrites of hippocampal CA3 pyramidal neurons.
disorienting experience, claustrophobic almost to the degree that it induces panic.
The product of this reaction, RsbV, liberates B from its inactive complex with RsbW and induces expression of the general stress proteins.
By using a laser which excites the OH and induces fluorescence, he is able to measure the concentrations of the molecule.
AB - OBJECTIVES: Helicobacter pylori infection induces gastritis, which may evolve to carcinoma or lymphoma.
This dosage induces optimum levels of the antioxidant enzyme glutathione peroxidase in the lungs.
In other words, it seems that breast-feeding induces local immunity in the urinary tract.
I simply do not believe that the experience of meeting someone who is deaf induces spontaneous lobotomy in the majority of the adult population.
EBV infection induces an atypical lymphocytosis that can be detected in a Full Blood Count.
Here we show that expression of active forms of MEK or of MAP kinase induces ventral mesoderm of the kind elicited by FGF.
mycobacteriumaccination induces immune memory with enhanced inhibitory activity against intracellular mycobacteria.
myoblast cells induces muscle-specific genes (Ref.
Your body does not move however as your brain induces temporary paralysis to stop you getting up and walking about.
Diaphoretic and sudorific herbs will help you sweat; yarrow herb, for instance, which induces perspiration, cleanses directly through the skin.
Any alternative therapy which induces relaxation may then improve the symptoms.
Injury causes an inflammatory response, which induces the secretion of a variety of cytokines including TNF- a and IL-6.
The berry induces sleepiness during which the user experiences revelatory dreams.
The audience hangs on the president's every one-liner; the slightest deadpan twitch induces guffaws (pretzels not included ).
At the blade tip, a similar leakage induces a vortex about the blade tip.
yarrow herb, for instance, which induces perspiration, cleanses directly through the skin.
Thus the poison of various insects induces in plants the cellular new formation known as a gall-nut; a foreign body implanted in a limb may become encysted in a capsule of fibrous tissue; septic matter introduced into the abdomen will cause proliferation of the lining endo(epi)thelium; and placing an animal (salamander, Galeotti) in an ambient medium at a higher temperature than that to which it is accustomed naturally, increases the rapidity of celldivision of its epithelium with augmentation of the number of karyokinetic figures.
If any money-lender, or any manager, agent or clerk of a moneylender, or any person being a director, manager or other officer of a corporation carrying on the business of a money-lender, by any false, misleading or deceptive statement, representation or promise, or by any dishonest concealment of material facts, fraudulently induces, or attempts to induce, any person to borrow money or to agree to the terms on which money is to be borrowed, he is declared by the act to be guilty of a misdemeanour and is liable on indictment to imprisonment with or without hard labour for a term not exceeding two years, or to a fine not exceeding five hundred pounds, or to both.
This liberal offer and their refusal to accept it counteracted all the political capital they hoped to make out of the case; and public opinion was still more powerfully influenced in behalf of the president's action, by the pathos of the query which he propounded in one of his letters: "Must I shoot the simple-minded soldier boy who deserts, while I must not touch a hair of a wily agitator who induces him to desert?"
Among the natives, more especially of the interior, an innate restlessness which leads to a life of spasmodic nomadism, poverty, insufficient nourishment, an incredible improvidence which induces them to convert into intoxicating liquor a large portion of their annual crops, feasts of a semi-religious character which are invariably accompanied by prolonged drunken orgies, and certain superstitions which necessitate the frequent procuration of abortion, have contributed to check the growth of population.
The audience hangs on the president's every one-liner; the slightest deadpan twitch induces guffaws (pretzels not included).
As an emotional cosmetic, fragrance induces feelings and memories from deep inside our psyche.
Antidepressants - Many of the symptoms of anxiety mirror the ones for depression, and often times, anxiety induces depression.
Passionflower promotes calm and induces sleep for many people.
It helps to calm you and induces sleep through this relaxation.
This automatically induces the spin without much effort, increasing your chances of a strike.
Opponents of video games have claimed that it rots the brain, induces violence in people, and slowly eats away at a child's attention span.
To reach the higher temperature, the body moves blood to the warmer interior, increases the metabolic rate, and induces shivering.
Touching them this way induces them to resume breathing.
The discrepancy gives conflicting messages to the brain about balance and induces dizziness.
Munchausen syndrome by proxy-A form of abuse in which a parent induces symptoms of disease in a child.
The weakened virus induces a child's immune system to develop antibodies against the varicella virus without causing the disease.
The vaccine consists of killed rabies virus that, when injected, induces the child's immune system to produce antibodies that bind to and destroy the virus.
However, IPV induces only little immunity in the intestinal tract.
They reportedly use chants and chimes in order to help enhance a meditative state that induces an out-of-body experience.
Market induces for the Dow, NASDAQ, S&P 500 and the Fox 50 are updated regularly here.
Yet, these same studies conflict as to how obesity induces asthma.
It is hard to do whenever it induces in its possessor the belief that he cannot be checked by any existing larger accumulation of power.
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