Subdivision of the continental portion is beset with great difficulties, and none of the numerous attempts have proved long-lived.
The insect showed the phenomenon of long-lived luminescence.
The second settlement made by his expedition at Buenos Aires was even less successful and long-lived than the first.
An English clergyman named William Jackson, a man of infamous notoriety who had long lived in France, where he had imbibed revolutionary opinions, came to Ireland to nogotiate between the French committee of public safety and the United Irishmen.
The hen is still more soberly attired; but it is perhaps the siskin's disposition to familiarity that makes it so favourite a captive, and, 'though as a cage-bird it is not ordinarily long-lived, it readily adapts itself to the loss of liberty.
It was declared that he had long lived in England, and in only one case (1896) had he been able to vote for a presidential candidate.
For dry situations almond stocks are preferable, but they are not long-lived, while for damp or clayey foams it is better to use certain kinds of plums. Double-working is sometimes beneficial; thus an almond budded on a plum stock may be rebudded with a tender peach, greatly to the advantage of the latter.
" Long-lived," "Fish-eaters," "Troglodytes," &c. The bulk of our information is derived from Egyptian monuments, whence it appears that, originally occupied by independent tribes, who were raided (first by Seneferu or Snefru, first king of the IVth or last of the IIIrd Dynasty) and gradually subjected by Egyptian kings (the steps in this process are traced by E.
The administration was not long-lived.
It seems unlikely, therefore, that as a system the Synthetic Philosophy will prove long-lived; but this hardly detracts from its fruitfulness as a source of suggestion, or from the historic influence of many of its conceptions on the culture of the age.
An important serial was the long-lived Vaderlandsche Letteroefeningen (1761).
The Alexandrian Clement, Tertullian, Origen, Eusebius, Jerome and Augustine only tell of the Zebedean what is traceable to stories told by Papias of others, to passages of Revelation and the Gospel, or to the assured fact of the long-lived Asian presbyter.
Those of the northern plateau are small, hardy and long-lived, being bred on extensive ranges in a cooler atmosphere, and accustomed to long journeys in search of water and pasture.
It is possible that specimens of such long-lived species as Lecidea geographica actually outrival in longevity the oldest trees.
Light garden soil; not long-lived.
None of these tyrannies was long-lived.
The Egyptologist who has long lived in the realm of conjecture is too prone to consider any feries of guesses good enough to serve as a translation, and forgets to insert the notes of interrogation which would warn workers in other fields from implicit trust.
Papyrus and many dated inscriptions fix the succession and length of reign of the eight kings very accurately; The troubled times that the kingdom had passed through taught the long-lived monarchs the precaution of associating a competent successor on the throne.
The muzzle probably formed a snout in life; and there is presumptive evidence that these animals were very long-lived.
The dynasty that he founded was not long-lived.
all, Aristotle must have had means by which he reached the conclusions that horses are long-lived and lack gall.
Above the firs come the tamarack, constituting the bulk of the lower Alpine forest; the hardy long-lived mountain pine; the red cedar or juniper, growing even on the baldest rocks; the beautiful hemlock spruce; the still higher white pine, nut pine, needle pine; and finally, at io,000 to 12,000 ft., the dwarf pine, which grows in a tangle on the earth over which one walks, and may not show for a century's growth more than a foot of height or an inch of girth.
Maunder and Mrs Maunder found that different spots in the same zone differ more than do the means for different zones, while a long-lived spot settles down to give more consistent results than are furnished by spots of one apparition.
Rumour got abroad, owing to the secrecy of his end, that he was not really dead, and an impostor long lived at the Scottish court who claimed to be the missing king, and was recognized as Richard by many malcontents who wished to be deceived.
The long-lived conception of a series of crystal spheres, acting as the vehicles of the heavenly bodies, and attuned to divine harmonies, seems to have originated with Pythagoras himself.
The inhabitants are described as moral, religious, hospitable to strangers, well mannered and industrious, healthy and long lived.
The maritime side of this long-lived brigandage was conducted by the captains, or reises, who formed a class or even a corporation.
Todate this has only ever been observed in decays of the long lived neutral kaon, K 0 L.
long-lived metallic phosphorescence.
long-lived nuclear species found in Nature.
long-lived radioactive waste.
long-lived mature trees develop a large community of lichen species of which at least 50 are known to be locally rare.
long-lived gas, surviving in the atmosphere for about 130 years.
These relatively long-lived stars may have been feeding the black hole for longer, allowing it to spin up to faster rates.
Oaks are also an extremely long-lived species, with some recorded specimens being as much as 1000 years old.
There are 283 such stable or very long-lived nuclear species found in Nature.
Like his father, John Robert was not long-lived.
Amphibians are quite long-lived, and can afford to miss an occasional breeding season.
The area years mistake hindered the felt that if phenomenon of long-lived luminescence.
Which along with his crystals in who was excited possess long-lived metallic phosphorescence.
In both cases, we need extensive experimental studies seeking to identify all long-lived polymorphs in order to understand the kinetic factors involved.
We find extremely long-lived modes of spin precession, named ' persistent precessing domains ' (PPD) at the lowest achievable temperatures.
The period of the USA being the sole superpower in the world may not be very long lived.
superpower in the world may not be very long lived.
Manasseh in the bible was a long lived wicked king, but in the Assyrian annals, he was a loyal vassal.
Included in the Q4 2005 net loss was $ 589 million of non-cash write-downs related to long-lived assets, goodwill and intangible assets.
This notion has died out in England by the dropping of the preposition; but it long lived on wherever Latin or French was used.
Manson and afterwards by Henry Kingsley, and the Scottish Leader, were conducted more or less as Liberal organs with a distinct bias in favour of the then Free Church, but none of these was long-lived.
His keen intuition of truth, his vigour and yet sobriety of argument, his fertility of illustration and acuteness of sarcasm, made him irresistible to his antagonists; and the evanescent triumphs of scornful controversy have given place to the sedate applause of a long-lived posterity.
I've been picked over six years, but our family is known to be especially long lived.
They 're only long lived if you take care of them and if you do n't knock them out with softball bats.
The breed is known to be long-lived and relatively free of many of the congenital issues associated with some breeds.
"Like so many of its race, this shrub is not long-lived, and care should be taken to sow a few seeds occasionally, to renew the stock if needed.
It is a slow-growing plant in most gardens, though it is freer in some warm soils, and a very long-lived plant where it likes the soil.
The most common finish is the matte/satin finish, and the long-lived good looks of Corian can be preserved by cleaning with soapy water or ammonia-based cleaning products.
Corian's unique, nonporous surface resists stains, and with proper cleaning the long-lived good looks of Corian are complimented by the practicality of the stain-resistant and easy-to-clean surface.
Whether you turn to The Hartford to meet your insurance or investment needs, the secret to their long-lived success is their ability to keep their customers satisfied.
Modern fantasy has returned the fairies, elves and other immortal beings to their ancient beginnings - human-sized, long-lived and impossibly beautiful.
A common theme in fantasy is that immortal or long-lived races have little in common with short-lived ones, although temporary alliances against a common enemy can be forged.
The long-lived Changelings sent out 100 infants to every part of the galaxy, each imbedded with a latent desire to return home and share their experiences.
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