How to use Known in a sentence
I should have known you would feel this way.
You've known her all your life.
Rules of evidence are widely known and honored.
Exhaustion made itself known and her head nodded.
Maybe not, but it would have made a difference if I had known how you felt.Advertisement
In Samos the little slave soon became known for his wisdom and courage.
I have known him a long time!
Wooden birds fluttered among the trees and wooden cows were browsing upon the wooden grass; but the most amazing things of all were the wooden people--the creatures known as Gargoyles.
I've known Brandon since he was knee-high to a grasshopper.
I should have known how you felt about him.Advertisement
Some of it is known, but the function of each of the thirty thousand genes has to be figured out one at a time.
I probably wouldn't have known the difference, though.
They were chatting together as if they had known each other all their lives.
This is known as "internalizing externalities."
I am glad for your sake and I've known him since he was so high.Advertisement
I love you and have known you a long time.
He had known her for a long time, and he had come to Ashley hoping she would be here.
I pondered the known facts.
I should have known.
There were bears and mountain lions, but in all the years she had lived here, she had never known of anyone being attacked.Advertisement
I could understand why he would be chasing her, but if I'd have known she'd go for a guy older than me...
I was, for a reason known to God alone, much more calm than the situation dictated.
In France there once lived a famous man who was known as the Marquis de Lafayette. When he was a little boy his mother called him Gilbert.
Four dissimilar individuals, tied to a damaged being known only to one of us who at one time hated him for the loss of her friend.
At the first hint of below freezing weather, Howie was on the job, covering everything and reading up on all preventive measures known to man.Advertisement
There was a special reason for this, as he had got married two years before--a fact known only to his most intimate friends.
A sense of pity he had never before known overflowed Pierre's heart.
I wish I had known.
It was difficult to believe that Connie would tell Allen, knowing his weakness for alcohol, but how else would he have known?
You must have known her voice.Advertisement
He could not reconcile the charming impression he had of Natasha, whom he had known from a child, with this new conception of her baseness, folly, and cruelty.
He referred to the fact that the Emperor Napoleon had resented the demand that he should withdraw his troops from Prussia, especially when that demand became generally known and the dignity of France was thereby offended.
On the other question, how the battle of Borodino and the preceding battle of Shevardino were fought, there also exists a definite and well- known, but quite false, conception.
This meant two stockings, which by a secret process known only to herself Anna Makarovna used to knit at the same time on the same needles, and which, when they were ready, she always triumphantly drew, one out of the other, in the children's presence.
Surely Pete must have known...Advertisement
After all, they had known and loved each other for a long time.
As for the ranch, she had always known it could be taken away.
I've known for months; almost since the first time we did it... slept together.
You've known this for months but not mentioned it to him?
You could tell Howie I came to you for advice; that I just suspected and didn't know what to do, not that I've known all along!Advertisement
The time, of day however, was precisely known.
I hadn't even known he was married and now he was shinnying out on a skinny limb on my behalf.
There's no way we could have known.
When Betsy mentioned telling the After people, a thought struck me that the death of Owen Bryce, once known to our friends at After would probably tie me directly to the tipster as well.
This was so unlike the girl I'd known for a lifetime.Advertisement
I hadn't known how Annie was abducted and chastised myself for not seeking the details.
I'm sure Howie must have known by the look on my face my news wouldn't be favorable.
The unspeakable deeds of this animal who held us were well known to me, vicariously, through the notes of Howie's visits to his past.
I've known it for months, since I was observed when no one was there to see me.
Real estate records were scoured for any known relative of the now deceased murderer in an attempt to locate family owned property, a difficult chore as mother Grasso wedded three men and lived with countless others.Advertisement
She'd never seen him so upset in all the years she'd known him.
Jonny looked apprehensive yet resigned, as if he'd known this was coming.
Vamps weren't known for their smarts.
Have you ever known what it was to love someone?
If you had any sense at all you'd known it was the earthquake.
The name of James Hogg became known all over Scotland.
You have known them a long time, said Princess Mary.
For fifty-eight years have I lived in this world and never known anything so disgraceful!
I'm Lieutenant Colonel Denisov, better known as 'Vaska,' said Denisov, pressing Prince Andrew's hand and looking into his face with a particularly kindly attention.
They, those strange men he had not previously known, stood out clearly and sharply from everyone else.
As soon as the men of the various regiments began to disperse among the wealthy and deserted houses, the army was lost forever and there came into being something nondescript, neither citizens nor soldiers but what are known as marauders.
Rostov saw all this as clearly as if he had known her whole life.
Pierre gazed at the ruins and did not recognize districts he had known well.
But there are laws directing events, and some of these laws are known to us while we are conscious of others we cannot comprehend.
All who had known Natasha before her marriage wondered at the change in her as at something extraordinary.
And the only such conception known to historians is that of power.
For reasons known or unknown to us the French began to drown and kill one another.
So also in history what is known to us we call laws of inevitability, what is unknown we call free will.
Other than the one time he had lost his temper with her, she had never known him to be anything but gentle.
Had her family known the same terror in their last moments of life?
Who would have known where she was?
Who would have known that but Connie?
You must have known what Allen would do to me if he caught me alone.
Surely he should have known she would get suspicious.
I should have known better.
But after the first time, I should have known.
Forget anything much more than forty-eight hours old and anything where a nearly exact time of abduction isn't known.
The police blamed street violence though the neighborhood was wrong and girl had no known gang involvement.
Simply not knowing how the information is known doesn't assign the solution to the occult.
The home, now known as Eight Maples Farm, had been a gathering place for travelers seeking good music and refreshments, over two hundred years ago.
Now that we were financially settled, she let it be known she too was ready to embrace motherhood.
Most of our cases proved to be runaways or missing persons and our limitations due to non-specific known time or age of the event continued to plague us.
Stalking an innocent woman in the alley was a cakewalk, until the moment she said something she shouldn't have known.
Sofi wasn't surprised to learn he was an Original Being and had known where to find this creature.
She'd never known what would set him off, or what would earn her a blow.
I think I've always known, she said and rested her forehead against his.
She'd known Jake since her junior year of college.
She'd never known the power of a single touch until everyone who touched her hurt her!
He'd never known anything like them in his long existence.
She'd never known hunger like this!
I think I've always known.
No, Damian, you couldn't have known how twisted she was.
I think I'd known for a long time and didn't want to face it.
His guard was down for the first time since she'd known him.
He'd known love and trust only in the earliest stage of his life, when he had a family before he entered the dark age of his people.
Darkyn was quiet and still, his body relaxed for the first time since she'd known him.
He appeared wary for the first time since she'd known him.
I've known the boy since the week he was born— from cribs, to toys, to basketballs, to girls.
All were mellowing on two bottles of cognac Paul Dawkins provided, in smiling celebration of some event known only to him and Paulette.
He might not have known whose trail out of the tunnel he was sabotaging—just some trespasser in his precious mine.
Pumpkin Green would have known about the bones.
The two women chatted amicably, as if they'd known one another for a lifetime, with Cynthia pointing out the sights with a running line of commentary.
When they approached the area known as The Drinking Cup, the road narrowed and barely clung to the rock wall, a breath-gulping overhang hundreds of feet above the river.
He'd always known Pumpkin was a flake, but he honestly liked the young man and flakiness wasn't the worst trait carried by the young and the restless.
I wish you'd known Paul.
Later, he and Martha were to visit the library for more digging into the earlier disappearances now that the date of Martha's bones was better known.
Even if the bones were discovered and it was known the drowning was a ruse, no one would have suspected you boys.
Truth be known, he felt a small measure of relief, at least until he opened the mail to a flurry of bills.
He counted a total of seven missing, including the three known traitors.
What she recalled was a pittance of what she had known as a goddess.
She mourned the loss of all she'd ever learned or known.
Surely Lori would have known the difference.
But how would he have known Alex was going to call?
He's always known how important family is to me.
How long have you known him and what is he like?
We've known for a little over a week.
Life is known for those.
The small woman was one Gabe had known for years.
He'd always known the source of Death's magic was the souls, but he'd never seen his predecessor wield the light of the souls.
She'd always known he was strong.
Deidre took a deep breath and faced the deity previously known as Death.
If you're Kris's, pain like you've never known.
Last night, after he'd beheaded the four, she'd innately known he wouldn't hurt her.
You said you've known him a week?
I've known him a few days.
She's never known what she wanted to do, unfortunately.
She.d never known the type of terror that tore through her when she saw the jaguar snatch him.
Kris, he knew, was the best Immortal warrior ever known.
In all his years in Hell, he.d never known this kind of pain.
But … you've only known each other for three months!
He'd known it would fail, but the elders of the Planetary Council had called in their last favor.
Warriors were known for their patience and control, but he sensed this woman would test both.
He's known nothing else in all these years.
All I know he hasn't skied in the fifteen years I've known him.
Then the awkwardness of his silent position hiding in the darkness extended beyond the point of propriety of making his presence known.
She must have known at that time who really did it.
He, if anyone, should have known better.
He should have known she could sing by her full, rich speaking voice.
How long have you known?
You're the only person I've ever known who has had to be forced to take a vacation.
Then the servants heaped a lot of rugs upon the floor and the old horse slept on the softest bed he had ever known in his life.
You would hardly have known the young prince when the time came for him to appear before his grandfather.
One summer he went over the sea to Italy; for his name was well known there, and many people wished to hear him sing.
The name of Pittacus was known all over the world.
The ability of science and technology to improve human life is known to us.
He is well known because of an extraordinary practice.
Next would come all the various syndromes, which are sets of clinically recognizable symptoms that occur together without a known cause.
It means I can trade you a good or service for an intermediate store of value known as money, and then trade that money to the person who actually has the goods I want.
Her sense of time is excellent, but whether it would have developed as a special faculty cannot be known, for she has had a watch since she was seven years old.
Some time ago, when a policeman shot dead her dog, a dearly loved daily companion, she found in her forgiving heart no condemnation for the man; she only said, 'If he had only known what a good dog she was, he wouldn't have shot her.'
We had Helen's picture taken with a fuzzy, red-eyed little poodle, who got himself into my lady's good graces by tricks and cunning devices known only to dogs with an instinct for getting what they want.
I have never known her to be willing to leave a lesson when she felt that there was anything in it which she did not understand.
Boris on the contrary at once found his footing, and related quietly and humorously how he had known that doll Mimi when she was still quite a young lady, before her nose was broken; how she had aged during the five years he had known her, and how her head had cracked right across the skull.
You see I have known him a long time and am also fond of Mary, your future sister-in-law.
Count Rostov was displeased to see that the company consisted almost entirely of men and women known for the freedom of their conduct.
Balaga was a famous troyka driver who had known Dolokhov and Anatole some six years and had given them good service with his troykas.
Boris was thus the first to learn the news that the French army had crossed the Niemen and, thanks to this, was able to show certain important personages that much that was concealed from others was usually known to him, and by this means he rose higher in their estimation.
Prince Andrew, taking advantage of the Emperor's permission, accompanied Paulucci, whom he had known in Turkey, into the drawing room where the council was assembled.
The best generals I have known were, on the contrary, stupid or absent-minded men.
Doctors came to see her singly and in consultation, talked much in French, German, and Latin, blamed one another, and prescribed a great variety of medicines for all the diseases known to them, but the simple idea never occurred to any of them that they could not know the disease Natasha was suffering from, as no disease suffered by a live man can be known, for every living person has his own peculiarities and always has his own peculiar, personal, novel, complicated disease, unknown to medicine--not a disease of the lungs, liver, skin, heart, nerves, and so on mentioned in medical books, but a disease consisting of one of the innumerable combinations of the maladies of those organs.
On reaching home Pierre gave orders to Evstafey--his head coachman who knew everything, could do anything, and was known to all Moscow--that he would leave that night for the army at Mozhaysk, and that his saddle horses should be sent there.
Crowds of wounded- -some known to Pierre and some unknown--Russians and French, with faces distorted by suffering, walked, crawled, and were carried on stretchers from the battery.
Natasha was in a state of rapturous excitement such as she had not known for a long time.
If he had not known that he was dying, how could he have failed to pity her and how could he speak like that in her presence?
At first while they were still moving along the Kaluga road, Napoleon's armies made their presence known, but later when they reached the Smolensk road they ran holding the clapper of their bell tight--and often thinking they were escaping ran right into the Russians.
She was as he had known her almost as a child and later on as Prince Andrew's fiancee.
When dealing with the affairs and papers of his dead wife, her memory aroused in him no feeling but pity that she had not known the bliss he now knew.
But the princess had caught a glimpse of the man she had known and loved, and it was to him that she now spoke.
Your predecessor wasn't known for his sense of strategy.
I'd known him for a few years, even if it was only in passing.
Her tortured thoughts went to the thousands of men, killed by the only family she'd known, whose souls were trapped for eternity beneath the ground.
He'd been as gentle with her as he'd known how, and still she suffered under the weight of the visions.
He stared into Darian's gold eyes, seeking some sign of the man he'd known.
Desperately trapped by need unlike anything she'd ever known, she obeyed.
The sunny glow she was known for was gone, replaced by a sultriness rendered dangerous by the fangs resting on her lower lip.
Darkyn was known for going through them like tissue paper.
She hated that he'd always known exactly what to say to get to her.
I said a creature who has never known peace will surrender unconditionally when he tastes it for the first time.
He'd pursued her with the cunningness he was known for.
The Buen, as everyone referred to it, was located in a hundred year old structure previously known as the Scott-Humphries Building, which had remained vacant for over twenty-five years.
They drove south from town and in less than a quarter mile, turned right onto what was locally known as the Camp Bird Mine Road.
If the truth were known, except for the larceny, he felt a pang of envy.
A hundred years ago, there had been a homestead known as Thistle Farm there, but no remnants remained.
Lydia walked away from him, down the path to the beginning of the trail that led back to an area known as the Big Blue Wilderness.
By the time Dean strolled by a few moments later, red-faced Fitzgerald was getting an ear full from a half dozen tourists and an elderly local, known for his unwavering opinions and surly disposition.
Hell, yes, you should have known!
I'm too well known.
A full head smaller than him, Darkyn was nonetheless the most lethal creature Gabriel had ever known.
But she couldn't help feeling as if she'd never truly known the man she loved until someone else told her what she missed.
We are both culpable for sending the only innocent soul either of us has ever known to Hell.
Alex and Carmen were the only parents Destiny had ever known.
Lori's father had remarried after her mother died and Mums was the only stability she had known.
How could he have known she was going to be painting in the house that morning?
It was unlike what he'd known with his predecessor; this was natural, deep, soothing.
While the dead man hadn't known who the handler was, he'd suspected it was another death-dealer.
Of all the mortals and immortals alike he'd ever known, he'd never considered one a friend, not since his father's death.
He wasn't known for his morality or virtues.
He should.ve known to stay put.
You couldn.t have known Rhyn would leave me.
She'd known Evelyn since they were in elementary school, and she'd been renting a room from her for the past two years since graduating high school.
Somehow, he had known the plans weren't Ne'Rin's.
She'd known her friend to be a little arrogant, but this was something different.
Monty, as he became known during his brief public life, succumbed to his injuries.
I suspect she might have known why her sister left Boston.
You know, neither of us has ever known a werewolf.
She and Josh had always known each other.
If he had known what was happening, Josh would have unselfishly given his instant support.
They hadn't known each other long enough.
Fear that she was also loosing the only brother she had ever known.
Even Josh had known.
You bought a clinic, built a house and now you're quitting your job to get married to a woman you've known for less than a year.
He'd known Tim his whole life and knew all of Tim's consorts and children by name, if not by sight.
The woman before him had never known any other world but her own.
And concern for her well-being, like he showed at the Peak when she hadn't known him from any other army-type.
Her Guardian was the only stability she'd known since the world fell apart.
He'd known she was sheltered after their long talks.
The look on Elise's face when she realized that Lana had known something was wrong at the Peak.
I couldn't have known what was in his head, she replied, agitated by his harsh words.
He should've known better than not to warn Dan what Lana could do if she got a hold of a micro, even if it was Elise's.
I've known you were my Guardian for a few days.
She'd always known she was closer to him than even his companions.
Two of which lead towards known emerops facilities about two to three days out.
I've known you longer than any creature still in existence.
To his delight, one of his predecessors had known of the secret portal leading to and from Hell.
Death was right. Kris didn't have what it took to keep the Council together. He may have just lost one of his brothers, because he lost focus of what he should've done. Maybe he should've known Jade was a traitor or Hannah was a demon. He hadn't known of Andre's danger or been able to bring the Council together to fight the demons that threatened them all. He hadn't been able to keep Hannah safe or Toby or Katie.
Maybe Katie had known this was how it would end when they'd last met in his dream. Maybe this was his penance for being what he was. Rhyn didn't know, but he knew he couldn't choose his own interests over those of humanity.
Rita had returned and Harrigan was knee-deep in paper work, smiling as usual, but looking as if his heart wasn't in it. ita Angeltoni was the sloppiest woman Dean had ever known.
Have you fellows known ol' Vinnie very long?
Four of these customers had since canceled their subscription and four more were personally known to Monica.
Anyone would have known that tub of lard wasn't Byrne, Hunter fumed as he paced up and down the room.
Earlier he'd signed up to take his July vacation in Iowa, biking the 400 miles across that state on a seven-day bike tour known as "RAGBRAI," named for the sponsoring Des Moines Register newspaper.
Fred made it be known he had no intention of going to the hospital, though it wasn't suggested.
No luck—at least with any of the known names.
Yes, she would come by the station with the names of all Arthur's known friends, all the little fairies, as she called them, and the addresses of his favorite haunts.
Here I go doing their work for 'em. I should have known.
I've known him since Scranton.
I should have known no self-respecting hood would do that.
Besides, had she known he was coming home for lunch, she could have fixed him something to eat.
If she hadn't left her phone in the bedroom all morning, she would have known.
I wish I had known you were coming.
It was the only home she had ever known.
I never would have known how exciting a simple life could be.
I wish I had known you were feeling that way.
They might not have gone had he known how the country would affect her.
In all the years she had known him, he had never said that to her – or anyone else in her presence.
She was by far the best cook he'd ever known.
Carmen was unlike any woman he had ever known.
If she had known what he was going to do, it wouldn't have made her feel any better.
He must have been watching — must have known why she went to the house.
She wouldn't have had to wonder — he would have known what to do.
Pain such as she had never known ripped through her body.
That's an unusual thing to say considering how long you've known him.
The towering, muscular man who held her until she fell asleep every night and made love to her as if she was the only woman he'd ever known was no more.
The day she'd met Bianca, she'd known Dusty would know unconditional love from the Healer.
If I'd known it was off limits, I wouldn't have gone.
Some part of him had known long before he saw her name written.
Two weeks ago, she wouldn't have known which way Darian would go.
You are the strongest, most honorable person I've ever known.
Of everyone he'd known since coming to this land, Vara had been the only kind one, aside from the ancient warrior in the catacombs.
If I'd known how to use this magic last
Sirian had always known what to do, had always guided her decisions.
He was the most honorable man she'd ever known.
I've known war my whole life!
Taran had never known how selfish his own anger was.
He didn't dare cross the divide between them, not when he'd known he was about to kill her.
I wouldn't have danced with her if I had known it would bother you.
And why didn't you at least tell Felipa where you were going so someone would have known to look when you didn't get back on time.
He's responsible about how he saves and spends his money and I've never known him to be influenced by money or power.
You're more of a man than any man I've ever known.
She had never known anything else.
Surely if he did, Clara would have known him.
There were no motels in town, so he must be staying with someone - and surely Clara would have known that, too.
If it hadn't been for this trip, she might never have known how well she was suited to her job.
I wouldn't have known what to do.
In the time that she had known him, he had given no indication that he was impressed by money or people with important positions.
If she had known that the pregnant girl who moved to California was his sister, she would have felt different about developing a relationship.
Born to a wealthy merchant family, she'd been disowned when it became known what kind of deformed child she bore.
I've never known mercy, and I'll grant it to no one.
He wasn't able to track the Others, a set of creatures known for favoring the Black God's dominance of the human world.
The Grey God was known as the Gatekeeper, the God responsible for tracking and managing the immortals in the human realm.
I haven't known him long, but I see this happen wherever he goes.
The Original Immortal had known nearly everything about Xander at one time, one of the only in existence who ever did.
You've known for three weeks.
Jule's mate, Yully, was known as the Magician and the first to kill an Other.
Similar sodium and ammonium compounds are known.
The two books mentioned remained unnoticed by the reading public, and Lotze first became known to a larger circle through a series of works which aimed at establishing in the study of the physical and mental phenomena of the human organism in its normal and diseased states the same general principles which had been adopted in the investigation of inorganic phenomena.
But, in attempting to make this conception quite clear and thinkable, we are forced to represent the connexion of things as a universal substance, the essence of which we conceive as a system of laws which underlies everything and in its own self connects everything, but imperceptible, and known to us merely through the impressions it produces on us, which we call things.
On the accession of the latter to the throne, Andrew Stone was appointed treasurer to Queen Charlotte, and attaching himself to Lord Bute he became an influential member of the party known as "the king's friends," whose meetings were frequently held at his house.
The best known of these is that of Dryoscephalae, which must then, as slow, have been the direct route from Athens to Thebes.
The presence of these rodents at night is made known by their screaming cries.
Most of the known rhino species are West African.
The true home of this deer has never been ascertained, and probably never will be; all the few known specimens now living being kept in confinement - the great majority in the duke of Bedford's park at Woburn, Bedfordshire.
Two chlorides of copper are known, one a highly coloured substance, the other quite white.
The neutralization of acids by bases affords many illustrations, known even before the atomic theory, of the truth of the statement.
His chief benefaction, however, was a bequest of $400,000 for the foundation and endowment of a public library in New York City, since known as the Astor library, and since 1895 part of the New York public library.
He was sometimes known as the "Landlord of New York."
After the junction of the Black and White rivers the united stream is known as the Senegal.
The existence of the Senegal appears to have been known to the ancients.
By his exposition of the political history of the kingdom, based on a study of its laws and institutions and of the legal conflicts between the state and the court of Rome, Pietro Giannone was the initiator of what has been since known as civil history.
Three characteristic oxides of cobalt are known, the monoxide, CoO, the sesquioxide, C0203, and tricobalt tetroxide, C0304; besides these there are probably oxides of composition Co02, Co 8 0 9, C0607 and C0405.
Sulphides of cobalt of composition C04S3, CoS, C03S4, C02S3 and CoS 2 are known.
A sodium cobaltinitrite is also known.
A large number of cobalt compounds are known, of which the empirical composition represents them as salts of cobalt to which one or more molecules of ammonia have been added.
It is not known to what gens he belonged.
Scanty remains exist and some springs in the neighbourhood are still known as the baths of Pel.
In 1895 he bought the New York Journal and the following year founded the Evening Journal, the morning paper being known after 1902 as the New York American.
The almshouses, known as St John's hospital, were founded in 1602; and in 1637 a free grammar school was endowed by Lady Grace Manners.
The first known king of the former was Ida, who, according to tradition, acquired the throne in 547 and reigned twelve years.
He died in 894, after which date little is known of Northumbrian history for a number of years.
In the early days of the Republican party, when the shameful scenes of the Kansas struggle were exciting the whole country, and during the campaigns of 1857 and 1858, he became known as an effective speaker and ardent anti-slavery man.
These men and their followers were known as the "stalwarts."
His first known occupation was that of a glass-painter; in 1522 he painted windows for the church at Enkhuizen, North Holland (the birthplace of Paul Potter).
The process of fermentation in the preparation of wine, vinegar, beer and bread was known and practised in prehistoric times.
Although the direct object of Pasteur was to prove a negative, yet it was on these experiments that sterilization as known to us was developed.
This is known as the T orula condition.
Astorga has been the see of a bishop since the 3rd century, and was formerly known as the City of Priests, from the number of ecclesiastics resident within its walls.
The western Mediterranean is cut off by a bank crossing the narrow strait between Sicily and Cape Bon, usually known as the Adventure Bank, on which the depth is nowhere 200 fathoms. The mean depth of the western basin is estimated at 881 fathoms, and the deepest sounding recorded is 2040 fathoms. In the eastern Mediterranean the mean depth is nearly the same as in the western basin.
Successful feuds with the bishops of Strassburg and Basel further augmented his wealth and his reputation; rights over various tracts of land were purchased from abbots and others; and he was also the possessor of large estates in the regions now known as Switzerland and Alsace.
She is known to us chiefly through two myths, both symbolizing the change of seasons, but intended also to illustrate certain doctrines developed in the temple-schools of Babylonia.
Arbois is well known for its red and white wines, and has saw-mills, tanneries and market gardens, and manufactures paper, oil and casks.
The conspirators endeavoured to obtain the co-operation of the prince of Carignano, afterwards King Charles Albert, who was known to share their patriotic aspirations.
The minute insects included in it, which haunt blossoms and leaves, are fairly well known to gardeners by the name Thrips, a generic term used by Linnaeus for the four species of the group which he had examined and relegated to the order Hemiptera.
Many species of Thysanoptera are known to be habitually parthenogenetic. The eggs are laid on the food-plant, those females possessed of an ovipositor cutting through the epidermis and placing their eggs singly within the plant-tissues; a single female may take five or six weeks to deposit all her eggs.
In place of its ancient fortifications Angouleme is encircled by boulevards known as the Remparts, from which fine views may be obtained in all directions.
Nests of this species were found in 1821 by Johana Wilhelm Zetterstedt near Juckasj,rwi in Swedish Lapland, but little was known concerning its nidification until 1855, when John Wolley, after two years' ineffectual search, succeeded in obtaining near the Finnish village Muonioniska, on the Swedish frontier, well-authenticated specimens with the eggs, both of which are like exaggerated bullfinches'.
The air, as is now known, has always present in it ions, some carrying a positive and others a negative charge, and those having the opposite sign to the charged body are attracted and tend to discharge it.
The charge given up to the inner cylinder is known from its loss of potential.
The volume of air from which the ions have been extracted being known, a measure is obtained of the total charge on the ions, whether positive or negative.
It is not known to have been printed before 1786, when it appeared in Pinkerton's Ancient Scottish Poems. 3.
The mushroom usually grown in gardens or hot-beds, in cellars, sheds, &c., is a distinct variety known as Agaricus hortensis.
The common mushroom (Agaricus campestris) is propagated by spores, the fine black dust seen to be thrown off when a mature specimen is laid on white paper or a white dish; these give rise to what is known as the "spawn" or mycelium, which consists of whitish threads permeating dried dung or similar substances, and which, when planted in a proper medium, runs through the mass, and eventually develops the fructification known as the mushroom.
This spawn may be obtained from old pastures, or decayed mushroom beds, and is purchased from nurserymen in the form of bricks charged with the mycelium, and technically known as mushroom spawn.
This fungus, Marasmius Oreades, is more universally used in France and Italy than in England, although it is well known and frequently used both in a fresh and in a dry state in England.
The meaning and derivation of the name are not known.
It owes its origin to its mineral waters, which have long been known to the inhabitants of Caucasia.
Charles II.of England, in 1661, granted to a company of gentlemen the land between the Potomac and Rappahannock rivers, commonly known as the " Northern Neck."
To the south lies the fine promenade known as the Jardin Lecoq.
In 1772 he removed to Elizabeth, New Jersey, where after 1773 he lived on his estate known as "Liberty Hall."
He was entrusted with the task of drawing up a revised constitution, which was known as the Pacte Rossi.
The three large stones known as "The King's Grave," a hill-fort, and cairns are of interest to the antiquary.
During the period when the hair or wig was worn "powdered" or whitened, houses had a special room set apart for the process, known as the powdering-room or closet.
In some birds, such as the herons, certain down-feathers or plumulae break off into a fine dust as fast as they are formed and form tracts defined in size and situation and known as "powder-down patches."
His novels, for the most part published first in London, reflect his wild adventurous life, the best known being The Son of the Wolf (1900); The Call of the Wild (1903); Moon Face (1906); Martin Eden (1909); South Sea Tales (1912), and his last, The Little Lady of the Big House (1916).
Almost nothing is known of the subsequent history of the poet.