This was the beginning of troubles that lasted intermittently throughout the century.
The weather grew intermittently warmer and on one of those sunny warm days, Cade invited her to pack a lunch and join him in a ride on the ranch.
Hours later they were still awake, talking intermittently, taking comfort in one another.
These two things are done simultaneously by heating and melting the ore in contact with coke, charcoal or anthracite, in the iron blast furnace, from which issue intermittently two molten streams, the iron now deoxidized and incidentally carburized by the fuel with which it has been in contact, and the mineral matter, now called " slag."
Until 644 the island was exceedingly prosperous, but in that year began the period of Arab invasions, which continued intermittently until 975.
Ruapehu (9100 ft.) is intermittently active, and Ngauruhoe (75 1 5 ft.) emits vapour and steam incessantly.
To that end Kutuzov's activity was directed during the whole campaign from Moscow to Vilna--not casually or intermittently but so consistently that he never once deviated from it.
It is worked intermittently by White Karens on the upper waters of the Hkemapyu stream.
In estimating the evaporation to be deducted from the rainfall for the purpose of determining the flow into a reservoir, it is important to bear in mind that the loss from a constant water surface is nearly one and a half times as great as from the intermittently saturated land surface.
In 1242 he led an expedition to Gascony which terminated disastrously with the defeat of Taillebourg; and hostilities with France were intermittently continued for seventeen years.
The dry east wind known as the harmattan blows intermittently from December to March.
My bluetooth headphones have begun to drone intermittently when they are low on battery.
There, too, as sometimes in 1815, he began to suffer intermittently from ischury, but to no serious extent.
The whole system is volcanic, and a considerable number of volcanoes are still intermittently active, noticeably in central and southern Chile.
The district of Hofrat-el-Nahas (the copper mine) is rich in copper, the mines having been worked intermittently from remote times.
Hostilities continued intermittently until John of Castile died, without leaving issue by Beatrice, in 1390.
On the introduction of the Waterworks Clauses Act 1847, an impetus was given to high-pressure supplies, and the same systems of distributing mains were frequently employed for the purpose; but with few exceptions the water continued to be supplied intermittently, and cisterns or tanks were necessary to store it for use during the periods of intermission.
This second feudal rebellion was only a distraction to William from his war with his brother Robert, which continued intermittently all through the earlier years of his reign.
Again, the states, intermittently convoked according to the kings good pleasure, exercised neither periodical rights nor effective control, but fulfilled a duty which was soon felt as onerous.
The two adversaries had each the same scheme of government: each wanted to take charge of Charles VI., who was intermittently insane, and to exclude his rival from the pillage of the royal exchequer; but this rivalry of desires brought them into opposition on all the great questions of the daythe war with England, the Great Schism and the imperial election.
The dissatisfaction which this exercise of the royal prerogative aroused induced the king, in the following year, to withdraw his proclamation, and, notwithstanding appeals to him, the persecution continued intermittently throughout his reign.
The ordinary process before 1906 was to dam small streams and " coulees "(deep gulches in which water flows intermittently) and flood the surrounding country.
A considerable business is done with European countries in doubled yarns and in fine counts of Egyptian, including "gassed" yarns, which are also sent intermittently to Japan.
During the 6th and 7th centuries the Saxons were intermittently under Frankish supremacy, but their conquest was not complete until the time of Charlemagne.
The deposit from this solution even with low currentdensities is pulverulent and non-coherent, and therefore during electrolysis wooden scrapers are automatically and intermittently passed over the surface of the cathode to detach the loose silver, which falls into cloth trays at the bottom of the tanks.
The struggle continued intermittently until 1400, when the citizens were decisively defeated and submitted.
In April 1865 an Indian war broke out under the leadership of Blackhawk, which lasted intermittently until the end of 1867.
The burnings began with that of William Sawtr, a London vicar, on the 2nd of March 1401; they continued intermittently throughout the reign.
Thus began the so-called Northern War, which lasted intermittently for more than twenty years, and was terminated by the treaty of Nystad (Sept.
From this time forward the history of Bikanir was mainly that of the wars with Jodhpur, which raged intermittently throughout the 18th century.
An onset was made upon some of the Turkish trenches in the Helles area, which led to sharp fighting; the object was to prevent the Turks transferring troops northwards, and it probably served its purpose; apart from that, little was accomplished although the affray went on intermittently for a week.
whether continuous current or alternating current, and if the latter, whether monophase or polyphase; (ii) according to whether they record intermittently or continuously; (iii) according to the principle of their action, whether mechanical or electrolytic; (iv) according to the nature of the measurement, whether quantity or energy meters.
The war continued intermittently till 1201, when Duke Valdemar, Canute's younger brother, conquered the whole of Holstein, and Duke Adolf was subsequently captured at Hamburg and sent in chains to Denmark.
The great drainage scheme which completed the works of the 17th century by taking out the surplus waters of the southern lakes of the valley of Mexico was devised in 1856, begun under Maximilian, proceeded with intermittently till 1885, then taken up with improved plans, practically completed by 1896, and inaugurated in 1900; 2 the harbour of Vera Cruz was finished in 1902; the Tehuantepec railway, likely to prove a formidable rival to any interoceanic canal, was opened on the 24th of January 1906.
Casual excavations were made here in 1744 and 1833; more systematic ones intermittently between 1864 and 1884 by the Rev. J.
On the upper frcntier, which is now Aragon, the Visigoth Beni-Casi ruled, doing homage and paying tribute intermittently, supported by a loyal population of native Mahommedans, whose Christian or nominally Christian fathers had been their followers before the conquest.
In these cases they work intermittently.
On hearing a bell ringing intermittently occupants should get ready to evacuate, and must evacuate immediately when the alarm rings continuously] .
I 'm printing serial, my baud rate is at 9600, and intermittently the printer will lose data.
The child may scratch the affected skin only intermittently during the day, however.
These are episodes of acute pericarditis and may continue to occur intermittently.
Such an intermittently applied stress is far more destructive to iron than a continuous one, and even if it is only half that of the limit of elasticity, its indefinite repetition eventually causes rupture.
Indeed, the main function of the cache sexe, like the penis sheath, appears to be one of drawing attention to the female secondary sex characteristics by intermittently concealing them.
On the other hand, if this is a guest bathroom that's used intermittently, form over function may be just the solution you're looking for.
Patients are allowed to leave the home intermittently and may still qualify for home health care.
A person who does not encounter this sleep paralysis - or who only encounters it intermittently - may have an REM sleep disorder.
Also included in the game is the fact that Link intermittently had the ability to morph into a wolf form.
Some children may continue to have an elevated temperature steadily or intermittently for six months or more.
Also, the virus will be excreted in the saliva intermittently for the rest of their lives, although the individual will experience no symptoms.
Beta thalassemia intermedia is a clinical term that describes the disease in individuals who have moderate anemia that only requires blood transfusions intermittently.
Individuals with beta thalassemia intermedia have a more moderate anemia that may only require treatment with transfusion intermittently, such as when infections stress the body.
Children with type 1 VWD usually have an increased bleeding time, but they may have an intermittently normal time.
Depending on the hospital, your care provider, your nurse, and any interventions you may have, you may be monitored intermittently or continuously.
You may feel cramps when the embryo implants in the uterus, and they can continue intermittently as your uterus expands.
Your partner will continue to intermittently say "down" as you perform quick feet, requiring you to change position quickly and perform a pushup, returning immediately to your quick feet.
Florida intermittently participates in a federal program designed to provide health insurance coverage to high risk individuals.
The pope was the head of the Church, but he exercised his authority only intermittently.
cyclophosphamide given intermittently by injection.
There were a few gremlins, which meant that the device worked intermittently at first.
An intermittently stagnant ice front has left a classic series of deglacial landforms around the Lough Fea area.
light breezea breeze from the NE set in intermittently in the afternoon.
oral contraceptive intermittently.
A light sea breeze from the NE set in intermittently in the afternoon.
I'm printing serial, my baud rate is at 9600, and intermittently the printer will lose data.
tritium levels in waters off site intermittently exceed World Health Organization drinking water limits.
It extends intermittently throughout the history, and certain complicated features in the traditions of the southern tribes point to affinities with Moab which find a parallel in the traditions of David (see Ruth) and in the allusions to intercourse between Moab and Benjamin (I Chron.
Tritium levels in waters off site intermittently exceed World Health Organization drinking water limits.
This interference may look or sound like static and may occur constantly or intermittently depending on what the cause is.
Shamrocks: Usually found in stores only around St. Patrick's Day, shamrocks have tall stems, green shamrock leaf clusters and cute little white flowers that bloom intermittently.
Clonazepam is a drug that may be used intermittently by patients in an attempt to control anxiety, but addicts who abuse this drug may use it on a more consistent basis.
These cruise lines may use other ports intermittently.
This toy can also be loaded with treats that will disperse intermittently as your dog plays.
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