With jerky movements, she finished dressing and replaced her weapons.
The regimental commander walked with his jerky steps to the front of the regiment and examined it from a distance.
"No it's not that, but her action seems so jerky," said Pierre in a puzzled tone.
And the commander, turning to look at the adjutant, directed his jerky steps down the line.
If a rigid rod, or a wing with a rigid anterior margin, be made to vibrate, the vibration is characterized by an unequal jerky motion, at the end of the down and up strokes, which contrasts strangely with the smooth, steady fanning movement peculiar to natural wings.
The general in command of the infantry went toward his horse with jerky steps, and having mounted drew himself up very straight and tall and rode to the Pavlograd commander.
Angelman's syndrome was first described in 1965 by Harold Angelman, who noted that a group of children in his medical practice had flat heads, made jerky movements, held their tongues in a protruding way, and had curious bouts of laughter.
According to The University of Chicago's Jack Miller Center for Peripheral Neuropathy, celiac disease has also been shown to cause ataxia, a condition marked by jerky uncoordinated muscle movements.
That Homer possesses this rapidity without falling into the corresponding faults - that is, without becoming either " jerky " or monotonous - is perhaps the best proof of his unequalled poetical skill.
The movement includes arabesques, pirouettes or other ballet steps but also eccentric passages growing from stillness to jerky gestures and kicks.
Indeed, tho largely inanimate - with the exception of a few jerky automatons - many of the figures are extremely lifelike.
jerky as hell?
Occasionally, having had the machine on Pause for time, switching back to Play tended to result in a slightly jerky picture.
So the Isaac narrative unfolds in a rather jerky way.
The movie playback is very jerky / keeps freezing / buffering or the quality isn't very good.
The block moves but the movement was a little jerky.
This worked well and gave me an exposure of about half a second, But the release was still a shade too jerky.
Up to £ 10, depending on the quality offered - not jerky streamed stuff, proper broadcast TV.
Concerns I've got terrible backache My bump's making jerky movements Want to know more?
black and whitet, a mix of jerky handheld video and black-and-white footage will not appeal to all, but is still strangely enthralling.
Clothed in camouflage or deep-blue denim dungarees, they're searching the stacks for beans, beef jerky and Budweiser beer.
The animation is variable -- sometimes the heroes look suitably heroic, while at other times they look jerky and awkward.
This might make movements jerky, or muscles stiff.
They look a bit jerky at the moment but he explains that this will be different once he has slowed them down.
jerky movement is likely to break the glass neck.
jerky, dotted rhythms, might be called a reel.
jerky motion, and called a merry " Good morning!
jerky TV picture occur.
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If this is the case then your video window is in the background and appears jerky.
It can seem quite jerky - perhaps echoing the agitated mother in confrontation with her daughter?
Differences in frame rates are responsible for old films looking jerky with everyone walking around faster.
LOW FAT All visible fat is trimmed off the beef before making jerky.
But when they noticed the jerky shop their heads starting spinning.
The movements may be sustained or jerky (myoclonic torticollis ).
In this edition the fragmentary and jerky arrangement, the intricate style, and a peculiar and often purely conventional terminology seriously checked the diffusion of the work, which accordingly was little studied in Italy and remained almost unknown to the rest of Europe.
In taffrail logs, the movement of the line owing to its length becomes spasmodic and jerky, increasing the vibration and friction; to obviate this a governor or fly-wheel is introduced, the hook of the tow line K (fig.
The movements may be sustained or jerky (myoclonic torticollis).
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A jerky car ride accompanied by heavy metal music can be an ideal napping environment for many infants.
Remember that seizures may not always be dramatic; they may include blacking out or loses of consciousness without the jerky movements portrayed on television.
However, many people react to the sight of powder by using strong, jerky, torquing movements.
You can use dried beef jerky, dried chicken jerky, dried fish jerky.
Jerky: Organic jerky comes in a variety of forms, including beef, chicken, and other products.
If you are looking for an organic beef jerky gift for the holidays, a birthday, or some other occasion, there are plenty of products to choose from.
If you prefer to eat organic products, then organic beef jerky is an easy choice.
A gift basket may be the best way to give organic beef jerky.
These will usually be filled with not only jerky, but also other organic items.
Jerky is an unusual gift and it may be difficult to find an organic beef jerky gift basket or other gift item.
Jerky Ranch offers four types of beef jerky as well as buffalo, turkey, and other meats.
Amazon is a good source for almost anything, including several types of organic beef jerky.
Costco has beef jerky both at their brick and mortar stores and online.
If you can't find what you are looking for, you may want to make beef jerky.
One more hint when choosing jerky - read the product description carefully to make sure it is human grade.
A Google search for organic beef jerky will bring up both beef jerky meant for human consumption as well as for dogs.
Organic beef jerky has a long shelf life and doesn't need to be refrigerated.
Organic beef can be cooked, grilled, baked, and dried into jerky much the way traditional beef is used.
Certain characters movement (both ally and foe) would move in jerky ways that just didn't seem possible.
Without this control, movements become uncoordinated, jerky, and inappropriate to the desired action.
Other early symptoms include changes in speech, swallowing difficulties, loss of reflexes, and jerky eye movements (nystagmus).
If breath holding lasts ten seconds or more, the unconscious child may experience muscle twitching, one or two jerky movements, back arching, body stiffening, or a true seizure.
Movements are not smooth and may appear disjointed or jerky.
Adults can also develop spasmodic torticollis with head tilt and jerky head movements.
Myoclonus-a sudden, brief, jerky, shock-like involuntary muscle contraction.
Chorea-rapid, non-rhythmic, uncontrolled jerky movements, most often in the arms and legs.
Choreoathetosis-Involuntary rapid, irregular, jerky movements or slow, writhing movements that flow into one another.
Huntington's disease-A rare hereditary disease that causes progressive chorea (jerky muscle movements) and mental deterioration that ends in dementia.
You may also notice jerky movements that indicate your baby has the hiccups.
Snack Boxes: Buy their favorite soda, beer, chips, beef jerky, candy bars and more and create a gift box full of every man's favorite foods.
Gluten Ataxia: A neurological condition characterized by involuntary jerky movements, ataxia can have a number of causes.
Filling a bag with fresh fruit, trail mix, beef jerky, crackers, popcorn, pretzels, gum, and candy can save you money and time by not having to stop every time the urge to nosh strikes.
Avoid short or jerky movements, since this increases your risk of injury.
The most portable snacks you can stash in your purse or bag include low carb bars, nuts and jerky.
Often, when you view the websites that feature animations, the movements are performed in a fast and jerky manner.
When stretching, always use slow and deliberate movements instead of quick, jerky ones.
These gentle movements will help to elongate and stretch your muscles, while jerky or sudden movements can lead to injuries or tears.
Too much time on the grill will yield nothing more than an expensive piece of beef jerky.
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