Deep down in the trough of the Chitral river, about midway between its source and its junction with the Kabul at Jalalabad, is.
Jackson met Elisabeth midway down the walk.
Of course, we visited the Midway Plaisance.
These are three in number Ponza, Palmarola and Zannone; while Ventotene (also of volcanic formation) is about midway between Ponza and Ischia.
From Tiflis, nearly midway on this last line, a railway proceeds south as far as Erivan (234 m.), with a branch to Kars (48 m.).
I liked to visit the Midway Plaisance.
Near full-blown panic again, Deidre was midway through her second step towards the door when the creature snatched her.
Midway between the European and Indian quarters stands the town hall.
Such is the basin of Lake Fucino, situated in the centre of the mass, almost exactly midway between the two seas, at an elevation of 2180 ft.
His ritual code (xliii.-xlvi.), which in elaborateness stands midway between that of Deuteronomy and that of the middle books of the Pentateuch (resembling most nearly the code of Lev.
That in which there is but a single carotid artery, springing from both right and left trunk, but the branches soon coalescing, to take a midway course, and again dividing near the head.
LEON, the capital of the department of Leon, Nicaragua, an episcopal see, and the largest city in the republic, situated midway between Lake Managua and the Pacific Ocean, 50 m.
The component vibrations at P due to the successive zones are thus nearly equal in amplitude and opposite in phase (the phase of each corresponding to that of the infinitesimal circle midway between the boundaries), and the series which we have to sum is one in which the terms are alternately opposite in sign and, while at first nearly constant in numerical magnitude, gradually diminish to zero.
RENE DESCARTES (1596-1650), French philosopher, was born at La Haye, in Touraine, midway between Tours and Poitiers, on the 31st of March 1596, and died at Stockholm on the 1th of February 1650.
Midway down the long table on one side sat the grownup young people: Vera beside Berg, and Pierre beside Boris; and on the other side, the children, tutors, and governesses.
The two sat on bar stools midway between Dean and the painters and ordered ginger ales.
- Lying midway between three continents, Crete was from the earliest period a natural stepping-stone for the passage of early culture from Egypt and the East to mainland Greece.
The object glass of the micrometer-microscope is placed midway between the plane of the photographic plate and the plane of the micrometer webs.
MANITOBA, one of the western provinces of the Dominion of Canada, situated midway between the Atlantic and the Pacific coasts of the Dominion, about 1090 m.
and the new states west of the Alleghany Mountains, which grew into presbyteries and synods having peculiar features midway between Presbyterianism and Congregationalism.
and about 178° E., nearly midway between Fiji and Gilbert.
Midway in the mound is a platform of large bricks stamped with the names of Sargon of Akkad and his son Naram-Sin (3800 B.C.); as the debris above them is 34 ft.
But there is one point in the human frame - a point midway in the brain, single and free, which may in a special sense be called the seat of the mind.
from the Gulf of Mexico, about midway by railway between Jacksonville and Pensacola.
The lake is nowhere of great depth, and about midway numerous mud-banks, marshes, islands and dense growths of aqueous plants stretch across its surface.
with a view to reach the Gulf of Carpentaria by a northerly course midway between Sturt's track to the west and Leichhardt's to the east.
Thus the speed on a line at which the repeater is situated exactly midway will be four times that of the line worked direct.
Being built midway between the Sierra de Priego and Sierra Parapanda, and commanding the open valley between these ranges, it became one of the chief frontier fortresses of the Moors in the 15th century.
of Tonga and nearly midway between the New Hebrides and Tahiti, 1600 m.
Bergh (for Lumbricus and Criodrilus), whose figures show a derivation of the entire nephridium from mesoblast, and an absence of any connexion between successive nephridia by any continuous band, epiblastic or mesoblastic. A midway position is taken up by Wilson, who asserts the mesoblastic formation of the funnel, but also asserts the presence of a continuous band of epiblast from which certainly the terminal vesicle of the nephridium, and doubtfully the glandular part of the tube is derived.
high, on the southern bank of the Illinois, about midway between Ottawa and La Salle, the French explorer La Salle, assisted by his lieutenant Henri de Tonty and a few Canadian voyageurs and Illinois Indians, established (in December 1682) Fort St Louis, about which he gathered nearly 20,000 Indians, who were seeking protection from the Iroquois.
Man stands midway between the souls of plants and the souls of stars, who are angels.
The particular site of Immingham was chosen because the deep-water channel of the Humber, which lower down runs midway between the shores, here makes an inward sweep and leads right to the dock gates, thus obviating much initial dredging, providing ingress and egress at any state of the tide, and rendering the towage of the vessels unnecessary.
No action was taken, however, upon the more important recommendation that midway between two censuses a simple enumeration by sex and age should be effected.
Midway between the seignorial cours de bourgeoisie and the privileged jurisdictions of the Italian quarter, there were two kinds of courts of a commercial character - the cours de la fonde in towns where trade was busy, and the cours de la chaine in the sea-ports.
Taking a route midway between the eastern route of the crusaders of 1097 and the westerh route of Louis VII.
The distance from Dennis Head in North Ronaldshay of the Orkneys to Sumburgh Head in Shetland is 50 m., but Fair Isle, which belongs to Shetland, lies midway between the groups.
The incisors are chisel-shaped, and the canines tend to become isolated, so as in the more specialized forms to occupy a more or less midway position in a longer or shorter gap between the incisors and premolars.
Fox, identified San Salvador, on seemingly good grounds, with Samana (Atwood Cay), which lies about midway between Watling and Mariguana.
Aleppo is about midway between the sea and the Euphrates, a little nearer the latter.
The phase of the resultant is midway between those of the extreme elements, that is to say, a quarter of a period behind that due to the element at the centre of the circle.
The brightness (corresponding to B) midway between the two central points AA' is 8106 of the brightness at the central points themselves.
Here is Meintjes Kop, with a broad natural shelf midway below the summit.
The name Assyria itself was derived from that of the city of Assur or Asur, now Qal'at Sherqat (Kaleh Shergat), which stood on the right bank of the Tigris, midway between the Greater and the Lesser Zab.
Abu-Habba lies south-west of Bagdad, midway between the Euphrates and Tigris, on the south side of a canal, which may once have represented the main stream of the Euphrates, Sippara of the goddess Anunit, now Der, being on its opposite bank.
In 1906 was opened a continuation of the line from Pont du Fahs to Kef and thence southwest to Kalaat-es-Senam, a place midway between Kef and Tebessa, the centre of the Algerian phosphate region.
of the foot-hills of the Alps, about midway between Strassburg and Vienna.
Established in 1875, it adopted a style midway between the classical ai~d the colloquial, and it appended the syllabic characters to each ideograph, so that its columns becam!
Midway between the Matsumoto school and the pure style approved by the native taste in former times stand a number of wood-carvers headed by Takamura KOun, who The Semi- occupies in the field of sculpture much the same place ign as that held by Hashimoto Gaho in the realm of 00.
Long jetties spring out on either side of the entrance, curving round about midway in order to run parallel to the river, thus forming a huge funnelshaped entrance; the eastern jetty forms a landing-stage for passenger traffic and the western is designed for the shipment of bunker and cargo coal.
The ventilation of ends is effected by means of brattices or temporary partitions of thin boards placed midway in the drift, and extending to within a few feet of the face.
Take as a further example the fifth with harmonic overtones as under The fundamental and overtones of the second either coincide with or fall midway between overtones in the first, and there is no approach to a dissonant frequency of beats, and the concord is perfect.
(In some versions it is respectively a vine and a rose which grow from either tomb and interlace midway.) We need have little wonder that this beautiful love-story was extremely popular throughout the middle ages.
North of this, and about midway between Corsica and Tuscany, is the small island of Capraia, steep and rocky, and only 4½ m.
If the angular interval between the components of a double line be half as great again as that supposed in the figure, the brightness midway between is 1802 as against 1.0450 at the central lines of each image.
It stands midway between Clonmel and Tipperary town on the Waterford and Limerick line of the Great Southern and Western railway, 124 m.
It is probable that the northernmost part of the great limes Germaniae, from the Rhine at Rheinbrohl, nearly midway between Coblenz and Bonn, to a point on the Main east of Frankfort, where that river suddenly changes its course from north to west, was begun by Domitian.
A weight is moved along the arm of one of the beams until it just keeps the brake steady midway between the stops which must be provided to hold it when the weight fails to do so.
Sadani is a smaller port midway between Pangani and Bagamoyo: Lindi (10° o' S., 39° 40' E.) is 80 m.
From a point about midway between the two rivers, and near the town of Dehra, runs a ridge which forms the watershed of the valley.
The principal chalybeate springs are the Tewitt well, called by Dr Bright, who wrote the first account of it, the "English Spa," discovered by Captain William Slingsby of Bilton Hall near the close of the r6th century; the Royal Chalybeate Spa, more commonly known as John's Well, discovered in 1631 by Dr Stanhope of York; Muspratt's chalybeate or chloride of iron spring discovered in 1819, but first properly analysed by Dr Sheridan Muspratt in 1865; and the Starbeck springs midway between High Harrogate and Knaresborough.
north of Marseilles, and the second in the following year on the Raudian plain near Vercellae (Vercelli), about midway between Turin and Milan.
for 154 m., when it empties itself into the inner gulf about midway between the Meklong and Bang Pakong mouths.
If R and S are the ends of a prismoid, A and B their areas, h the perpendicular distance between them, and C the area of a section by a plane parallel to R and S and midway between them, the volume of the prismoid is *h(A+4C+B).
the section by a plane parallel to these planes and midway between them) is S i, the volume is *H(So + 4 S 1 S 2), where H is the total breadth.
It has a comparatively cool and healthful climate, and is pleasantly situated about midway between the Pampanga Grande and the Pampanga Chico rivers, and in a large and fertile valley of which the principal products are Indian corn, rice, sugar and tobacco.
Miliana (3991), which occupies the site of the Roman Milliana, lies about midway between Blida and Orleansville, is 2400 ft.
The truth seems to rest midway between these extremes.
The United States telegraph ship " Nero," while surveying for a cable between Hawaii and the Philippines, sounded in 1900 the greatest depth yet known between Midway Islands and Guam (12° 43' N., 1 45° 49' E.) in 5269 fathoms, or almost exactly 6 m.
The more southerly of the two Costa Rican ranges, known as the Cordillera de Talamanca, rises south of the Gulf of Nicoya, and extends midway between the two oceans towards the south-east.
- Mexico stretches across 17 parallels of latitude, with the Tropic of Cancer crossing her territory about midway.
It lies at the head of a bay of the Irish Sea, to which it gives name, about midway on the eastern coast of the island, 334 m.
The tail has large black spots near the root, some with light centres, and from about midway of its length to the tip it is ringed with black.
More important is San Francisco Bay, situated about midway on the Pacific coast of the United States, the result of a moderate depression whereby a transverse valley, formerly followed by Sacramento river through the outermost of the Coast ranges, has been converted into a narrow straitthe Golden Gate and a wider intermont longitudinal valley has been flooded, forming the expansion of the inner bay.
westward, are connected by a good carriage-road with the Somali settlement of Mala about midway.
of St Paul Island, and nearly midway between the Cape of Good Hope and Tasmania.
The boundary between the two powers, as laid down by the treaty for purchase, was a line drawn from the middle of Bering Strait south-west to a point midway between the Aleutian and Komandorski Islands dividing Bering Sea into two parts, of which the larger was on the American side of this line.
for Pacific American and Australian; about midway between these two extremes we find Indian and Argentine, the greatest bulk coming at about the 15s.
This he accomplished, first in 1859, a number of times, always with different theatric variations: blindfold, in a sack, trundling a wheelbarrow, on stilts, carrying a man on his back, sitting down midway while he made and ate an omelette.
The truth probably lies midway between the two.
Each solstice is upon the ecliptic midway between the equinoxes, and therefore go from each.
COMORO ISLANDS, a group of volcanic islands belonging to France, in the Indian Ocean, at the northern entrance of the Mozambique Channel midway between Madagascar and the African continent.
Almost midway in the channel are the little island and fort of Lage, so near the level of the sea that the spray is sometimes carried completely over it.
with 150,000 inhabitants, and lay midway between the Irrawaddy and Chindwin rivers.
CHANCELLORSVILLE, a village of Spottsylvania county, Virginia, U.S.A., situated almost midway between Washington and Richmond.
The bay lies midway between Table Bay (Cape Town) and Port Elizabeth roadstead.
Midway in this belt stands Winnipeg.
It arises from the ellipticity of the orbit, is zero at pericentre and apocentre, and reaches its greatest amount nearly midway between these points.
Each of the larger islands has one or more ports which a local steamboat serves regularly, and Honolulu has the regular service of seven trans-Pacific lines (the American-Hawaiian Steamship Co., the Canadian-Australian Steamship Co., the Matson Navigation Co., the Oceanic Steamship Co., the Pacific Mail Steamship Co., the Mexican Oriental and the Toyo Kisen Kaisha); it is a midway station for vessels between the United States (mainland) and Australia and Southern Asia.
He laid stress on the importance of manual and industrial training during his term of office (1847-1855), and was succeeded by a board of education (1855-1865), of which he was first president; then an inspector-general of schools was appointed, Judge Abraham Fornander being the first inspector; in 1896 an executive department was created under a minister of public instruction and six corn 1 These are: the county of Hawaii, consisting of the island of the same name; the county of Maui, including the islands of Maui, Lanai and Kahoolawe, and the greater part of Molokai; the county of Kalawao, being the leper settlement on Molokai; the city and county of Honolulu (created from the former county of Oahu by an act of 1907, which came into effect in 1909), consisting of the island of Oahu and various small islands, of which the only ones of any importance are the Midway Islands, 1232 m.
TERVUEREN, a small town of Belgium in the province of Brabant, midway between Brussels and Louvain.
From Katmandu, the capital of Nepal, a difficult mountain route runs by Kirong to the No la (16,600 ft.), descending from which pass it strikes the Tsangpo about midway between Lhasa and Lake Manasarowar.
He stood, however, as it were, midway between the two great parties, without the leadership or support of either; Van Buren, whose influence in the practical working of politics was still great, refused to recognize him as a Democrat, and the Whigs repudiated him as a Whig; while with Clay leading the majority in Congress, harmony between that body and the executive was from the first impossible.
Each of the twelve pillars of the portico is a single block of stone, quarried at Dalserf, midway between Hamilton and Lanark, and required thirty horses to draw it to its site.
These main shoots were not again to be shortened back, but from each of them three young shoots were to be selected and trained in two, on the upper side, one near the base, and the other halfway up, and one on the lower side placed about midway between these two; these with the leading shoot, which was also to be nailed in, made four branches of the current year from each of the ten main branches, and the form of the tree would therefore be that of fig.
In the Waal ordinary high water is perceptible as far up as Zalt Bommel in Gelderland, in the Lek the maximum limits or ordinary and spring tides are at Vianen and Kuilenburg respectively, in the Ysel above the Katerveer at the junction of the Willemsvaart and past Wyhe midway between Zwolle and Deventer; and in the Maas near Heusden and at Well in Limburg.
BEERSHEBA, a place midway between Gaza and Hebron (28 m.
Queen Street, the main thoroughfare of Brisbane, crosses Albert Street midway between the two parks and leads across the Victoria Bridge (named for Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom) to the separate city of South Brisbane on the other side of the river.
MONTE CASSINO, an isolated hill overhanging the town of Cassinum, about midway between Rome and Naples.
ASSUR, the primitive capital of Assyria, now represented by the mounds of Kaleh Sherghat (Qal'at Shergat) on the west bank of the Tigris, nearly midway between the Upper and Lower Zab.
The only part of the coast of the island which has no railways is that portion of the south coast between Porto Empedocle and Castelvetrano (Sciacca lies about midway between these two points), where a road already exists, and a railway is projected, and the precipitous north coast between Palermo and Trapani.
Ism~ilia (10,373) is situated midway on the Suez Canal.
wide, with a range of hills on either side, and about midway between these hills the river flows over a limestone bed, falling about 18 ft.
Thorpe Bay is a residential suburb about midway between Southend and Shoeburyness.
HUBERTUSBURG, a château in the kingdom of Saxony, near the village of Wermsdorf and midway 6 m.
The port is one of the most valuable of the minor possessions of Great Britain, as it lies midway between India and China, and thus forms the most important halting-place on the great trading-route to the Far East.
Midway between the supreme God and the material world was the Demiurgus, who created the latter, and under whose jurisdiction the lower, animal soul of man proceeded after death, while his higher, celestial soul returned to the pleroma whence at first it issued.
The Imbabura volcano, celebrated for its destructive eruptions of mud and water, stands midway between the two ranges at the northern end of the plateau, and belongs to the transverse ridge of knot (nudo) which unites them.
It is divided midway by the large island of Puna, at the eastern end of which is the anchorage for steamers too large to ascend the Guayas.
Midway in the outer part of the Gulf of Guayaquil is Amortajada or Santa Clara island, whose resemblance to a shrouded corpse suggested the name which it bears.
ERFURT, a city of Germany, in Prussian Saxony, on the Gera, and the railway Halle-Bebra, about midway between Gotha and Weimar, which are 14 m.
WARRINGTON, a market town and municipal, county and parliamentary borough of Lancashire, England, on the river Mersey, midway between Manchester and Liverpool, and 182 m.
Accordingly, Palestrina and his great contemporaries and predecessors treated the Gloria and Credo in a style midway in polyphonic organization and rhythmic breadth between that of the elaborate motet (adopted in the Sanctus) and the homophonic reciting style of the Litany.
3 This age, which comes midway between the second Egyptian dynasty (c. 3000 B.C.) and the present day, connects the decline of the old Oriental empires with the rise of the Persians, Greeks and Romans.
A joint commission was appointed, which marked out the boundary from Rafah, about midway between Gaza and El-Arish, in an almost straight line S.S.W.
of Stirling, and about midway between Edinburgh and Glasgow.
- Manganese ore is found in very large quantities on a tract on the Madras coast about midway between Calcutta and Madras.
A large eccentricity also produces an unsymmetrical light variation, the minimum occurring at a time not midway between two maxima; stars of this character are called Cepheid variables, after the typical star S Cephei.
The shape of the universe may thus be compared to that of a grindA stone or lens, the sun being situated about midway between the two surfaces.
That the sun is nearly midway between the two boundary planes can be tested by comparing the star-densities of the northern and southern galactic hemispheres.
He was already ill, and died about midway between the two cities, after having given the command, according to the orders of the caliph, to Hosain b.
After Cardinal Wolsey, with a splendid train had visited the French king, the two monarchs met at the Val Dore, a spot midway between the two places, on the 7th.
to S.E., and a gradual but very slight elevation about midway between the Ganges and Jumna.
On Pennsylvania Avenue, nearly midway between the Capitol and the White House, is the nine-storey Post Office (1899; with a tower 300 ft.
The comparative motion of a pair of wheels so ridged and grooved is the same a~ that of a pair of smooth wheels in rolling contact, whose cylindrical or conicai surfaces lie midway between the tops of the ridges and bottoms of the grooves, and those ideal smooth surfaces are called the pitch surfaces of the wheels.
About midway between the western boundary and the Rio Grande passes the Continental Divide, which separates the waters entering the Gulf of Mexico from those that flow into the Gulf of California..
TANTA, a town of Lower Egypt, in a central position nearly midway between the two main branches of the Nile, and converging-point of several railways traversing the Delta in all directions.
At Boras, midway between the south end of Lake Vetter and the Cattegat, the average is 35.08 in., and 45.82 in.
The government stood midway between these conflicting majorities in the chambers, without support in either.
Midway of them is situated Punta Arenas, the most southern town and port of the republic.
About the same time the government began the construction of a longitudinal trunk line running southward from Santiago midway between the Andes and the Coast range, and connecting with all the provincial capitals and prominent ports.
Midway in this opposition of the powers of Good and Evil, man is placed.
Placed midway between The Hague and Amsterdam, he was able to obtain, besides the learned circle of Leiden, the advantages of the best society of both these capitals.
The fortress of Kalat is situated about midway between the sources of the Bolan and the Mulla, near a small tributary of the Lora (the river of Pishin and Quetta), about 6800 ft.
This includes Gorin's Dome, which is viewed from a point midway in its side, and also from its top, the cave.
Scaevola, following Panaetius, explained that the prudence of statesmen had established this public institution in the service of order midway between the errors of popular superstition and the barren truths of enlightened philosophy.
This is a part of the original colonial frontier, which extended down the Madeira to a point midway between the Beni and the Amazon, and then ran due W.
It thus stands midway not only geographically but also in physical features between the " Teutonic " type of Scandinavian and the so-called "Mediterranean race" with its long head, long face, its rather broad nose, dark brown or black hair, dark eyes, and slender form of medium height.
The film will swell out into the convex part of an unduloid, having its largest section midway between the disks, and we have to determine whether the internal pressure will be greater or less than before.
Now let us consider a cylindric film contained between two equal fixed disks A and B, and let a third disk, C, be placed midway between.
But if the length of the cylindric film is greater than its circumference, and if we suppose the disk C to be placed midway between A and B, and to be moved towards A, the pressure on the side next A will diminish, and that on the side next B will increase, so that the resultant force will tend to increase the displacement, and the equilibrium of the disk C is therefore unstable.
To be more exact, our book represents some form of the Hebrew text of the Pentateuch midway between the forms presupposed by the Septuagint and the Syriac; for it agrees more frequently with the Septuagint, or with combinations into which the Septuagint enters, than with 1 In the Ethiopic Version in xxi.
Its style is Romanesque, chosen by Strossmayer as symbolical of the position of his country midway between east and west.
The situation of Berlin, midway between the Elbe and the Oder, with which rivers it is connected by a web of waterways, at the crossing of the main roads from Silesia and Poland to the North Sea ports and from Saxony, Bohemia and Thuringia to the Baltic, made it in medieval days a place of considerable commercial importance.
In addition Calcutta is situated midway between Europe and the Far East and thus forms a meeting-place for the commerce and peoples of the Eastern and Western worlds.
Sydney, which is situated midway between the extreme points of the state (33° 51' S.), has a mean temperature of 63°, the mean summer temperature being 71° and that of winter 54°, showing a mean range of 17°; the highest temperature in the shade experienced at Sydney in 1896 was 108.5°, and the lowest 35.9.
On the north-east the great coal-field of Northumberland and Durham, traversed midway by the Tyne, supports the manufactures of Newcastle and its satellite towns, and leaves a great surplus for export from the Tyne ports.
of a line drawn from the Diomedes to pass midway between Copper Island, off Kamchatka, and Attu Island of the Aleutians; thirdly, a narrow strip of coast and adjacent islands N.
ADAMAWA, a country of West Africa, which lies roughly between 6° and 11° N., and 11° and 15° E., about midway between the Bight of Biafra and Lake Chad.
Ambra-Mariam, a fortified station midway between Gondar and Debra-Tabor near the north-east side of Lake Tsana, with a population of 3000; here is the famous shrine and church dedicated to St Mary, whence the name of the place, "Fort St Mary."
Its beauty is somewhat marred by the presence of lead and copper mines, and by the main line of the Dublin & South Eastern railway, on which Ovoca station, midway in the vale, is 424 m.
Brakpan, the largest colliery in South Africa, lies midway between the places named.
MISSOURI, a north-central state of the United States of America, and one of the greatest and richest, and economically one of the most nearly independent, in the Union, lying almost midway between the two oceans, the Gulf of Mexico and Canada.
The most famous was that of the British troopship " Birkenhead," on the 26th of February 1852, off Danger Point, midway between Cape of Good Hope and Cape Agulhas.
From Kroonstad, a station midway betweenBloemfontein and Johannesburg, a railway, opened in 1906, goes via Ladysmith to Durban, and provides the shortest railway route between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth and Natal.
Denholm, about midway between Hawick and Jedburgh, was the birthplace of John Leyden the poet.
By the ancients and the earlier naturalists of the Christian era they were regarded either as petrifactions or as plants, and many supposed that they occupied a position midway between minerals and plants.
The Amir's palace is situated outside the town about midway between it and the Sherpur cantonment which lies about a mile to the north-east.
But he had that quality which Aristotle places high among the virtues - the noble mean of Magnificence, standing midway between the two extremes of vulgar ostentation and narrow pettiness.
Lobito is connected with Benguella by a railway which passes about midway through Katumbella, a town at the mouth of the river of the same name, and the sea terminus of an ancient route from the heart of Central Africa through Bihe.
Once again, a narrow track of orthodoxy midway between the obvious landmarks!
Historically, great issues have hung upon the dislike by which High Lutheranism and High Anglicanism, those two midway fortresses between Rome and Geneva, have been estranged from each other.
Apologetic has no separate place with them; but the system of theology (in a sense midway between the dogmatists and the encyclopedists), is allotted between Dogmatics, Christian Ethics and Practical Theology.
Three roads lead to Athens from the Boeotian frontier over the intervening mountain barrier - the easternmost over Parnes, from Delium and Oropus by Decelea, which was the usual route of the invading Lacedaemonians during the Peloponnesian War; the westernmost over Cithaeron, by the pass of Dryoscephalae, or the "Oakheads," leading from Thebes by Plataea to Eleusis, and so to Athens, which we hear of in connexion with the battle of Plataea, and with the escape of the Plataeans at the time of the siege of that city in the Peloponnesian War; the third, midway between the two, by the pass of Phyle, near the summit of which, on a rugged height overlooking the Athenian plain, is the fort occupied by Thrasybulus in the days of the Thirty Tyrants.
In some the sporangiophores stood midway between the sterile whorls, while in others they approached the whorl above or below.
The pole is the point midway between them.
1850), a charming production, which holds a place midway between his Reden and his great dogmatic work, Der christliche Glaube, and presents in the persons of its speakers phases of his growing appreciation of Christianity as well as the conflicting elements of the theology of the period.
The rainfall, which also has an important bearing upor the culture of peoples, will be found on the whole to be greatest in the third zone and also in the eastern highlands, and of course least in the desert, the steppes and savannas standing midway between the two.
As regards the former the Church adopted a course midway between metaphysical explanations and historical traditions, and reconciled the more extreme theories; while with the admission of pagans a great deal of paganism itself was introduced.
Pt.-Pt.- couple, if we calculate three formulae of the above types to satisfy the same pair of observations at ° -445° and 0°-z000° C., we shall find that the formula s =constant lies midway between that of Tait and that of Stansfield, but the difference between the formulae is of the same order as that between different observers.
Harviestoun Castle, about midway between Dollar and Tillicoultry, once belonged to the Tait family, and here Archibald Campbell Tait, archbishop of Canterbury, spent some of his boyhood.
The vertical section (A) shows the lower portion of the combs devoted to brood-rearing, the higher and thicker combs being reserved for honey, and midway between the brood and food is stored the pollen required for mixing with honey in feeding the larvae.
In 1905 gold mining recommenced in Nubia, in the district of Urn Nabardi, which is in the desert, about midway between Wadi Halfa and Abu Hamed.
Nearly midway between Lossiemouth and Elgin stand the massive ruins of the palace of Spynie, formerly a fortified residence of the bishops of Moray.
The falls are about midway in the course of the Zambezi in 17° 51' S., 25° 41' E.
Rawlinson attempted to prove that there was a second and older Ecbatana in Media Atropatene, on the site of the modern Takht-i Suleiman, midway between Hamadan and Tabriz (J.R.G.S.
He holds a place midway between the romanticists and the realists, with a distinguished and lucid portraiture of life which is entirely his own.
Most probably its people belonged to the domain of the then more famous Harran-Carrhae, between which and Samosata (on the Euphrates) Urhai lies midway (some 25-30 m.
Along the eastern shore the low land extends to Kamarangu, a point about midway between the south and north ends of the lake, a considerable stretch of ground intervening between the wall of the rift-valley and the water, two terraces being clearly defined.
Midway through the film Titta makes an uncharacteristic move and begins to open up to a young barmaid from the hotel.
By the midway point both Colin Shearer and James Melville had punctured reducing the chasing bunch to 4 riders.
feeder rod with red maggot fishing midway across lake.
United resumed their earlier pressure and midway through the half came close to a rather fortuitous opener.
Midway through the book, Robert is making notes on an Inca mommy which they are shown by a local herdsman.
hideaway situated within a secluded cluster of cottages midway between Solva and St David's.
Ideally you will both have contact at the small indentation situated midway down the inner thigh of your right legs.
knockout punch midway through to seal the victory for the imposing fighters.
The reference number is located midway on the left hand side of the invoice.
Currently, many regions seem to lie midway between Holocene extremes.
The 218 LSC Montura sits midway in Monterey's Sports Collection.
It was they who opened the scoring midway through the half thanks to a scrappy goal from Simon Hicks.
They were neither mortals nor immortals, but stood midway between those classes of beings.
midway through the first half saw service take the lead against the Army.
midway through the season.
midway through the period for which the grant was awarded or at the end.
midway between the market towns of Holt and Fakenham.
midway between the villages of Haughton and Church Eaton.
Small plot in a quiet village midway between Lucena and Cordoba.
The Knights regained the lead midway through the half.
The metropolitan boro of St Helens is a tightly knit urban area surrounded by rural zones midway between Manchester and Liverpool.
The width of each block is given by the midway point from the last point to midway point from the last point to midway point to the next point.
midway camp only became visible to them at the very end of the course.
Despite conceding a goal in the opening minute Leamington fought back to equalize with penalty flick midway through the first half through Richard Stanway.
Bent Farm Cottage nestles in the Ayrshire countryside midway between the busy town of Kilmarnock and the conservation village of Sorn.
The second half saw Leamington unable to capitalize on a number of chances with Redditch scoring a breakaway goal midway through the half.
Doreen showed up now and then and would get morbid about Denver midway through her second drink.
Perhaps midway out onto the plain is a black stone obelisk, a marker of some sort.
This survival horror game from Midway will see you assuming the role of a prisoner on death row in a haunted maximum security penitentiary.
Bailey also played a raga mash up with loads of dancehall tunes midway through the set.
scoreless first period, the home side took the lead midway through the second half through Marco Andreoni.
spearhead efforts to share AI technology and expertise among each of Midway's studios.
undone again midway through the half.
Midway is the very well-done User's Guide, which helped me get up to speed quickly.
North of this, and about midway between Corsica and Tuscany, is the small island of Capraia, steep and rocky, and only 4Ã‚½ m.
3 The areas of the continental shelf and lowlands are approximately equal, and it is an interesting circumstance that, taken as a whole, the actual coast-line comes just midway on the most nearly level belt of the earth's surface, excepting the ocean floor.
and about 178Ã‚° E., nearly midway between Fiji and Gilbert.
The oldest is the Midway limestone and clays in a narrow strip whose western limit is nearly parallel to the western boundary of the Selma chalk; it includes: the Clayton formation, characterized by the hard blue Turritella limestone (so named from the frequent fossil (Turritella mortoni); and Porters Creek (previously called Flatwoods) clay, which is grey, weathering white, and is occasionally overlain by grey fossiliferous sandstone.
In the great division of the Hegelian school, he, in company with Michelet and others, formed the "centre," midway between Erdmann and Gabler on the one hand, and the "extreme left" represented by Strauss, Feuerbach and Bruno Bauer.
Sadani is a smaller port midway between Pangani and Bagamoyo: Lindi (10Ã‚° o' S., 39Ã‚° 40' E.) is 80 m.
6 (§ 34) we draw ordinates QD midway between KA and MC, and RE midway between MC and LB, meeting the top in D and E (fig.
The United States telegraph ship " Nero," while surveying for a cable between Hawaii and the Philippines, sounded in 1900 the greatest depth yet known between Midway Islands and Guam (12Ã‚° 43' N., 1 45Ã‚° 49' E.) in 5269 fathoms, or almost exactly 6 m.
HUBERTUSBURG, a chÃ¢teau in the kingdom of Saxony, near the village of Wermsdorf and midway 6 m.
Sydney, which is situated midway between the extreme points of the state (33Ã‚° 51' S.), has a mean temperature of 63Ã‚°, the mean summer temperature being 71Ã‚° and that of winter 54Ã‚°, showing a mean range of 17Ã‚°; the highest temperature in the shade experienced at Sydney in 1896 was 108.5Ã‚°, and the lowest 35.9.
ADAMAWA, a country of West Africa, which lies roughly between 6Ã‚° and 11Ã‚° N., and 11Ã‚° and 15Ã‚° E., about midway between the Bight of Biafra and Lake Chad.
Pt.-Pt.- couple, if we calculate three formulae of the above types to satisfy the same pair of observations at Ã‚° -445Ã‚° and 0Ã‚°-z000Ã‚° C., we shall find that the formula s =constant lies midway between that of Tait and that of Stansfield, but the difference between the formulae is of the same order as that between different observers.
The duct which runs along its upper and internal border passes forwards in the usual course, lying in the inner side of the sublingual gland, to open on the outer surface of a distinct papilla, situated on the floor of the mouth, half an inch from the middle line, and midway between the lower incisor teeth and the attachment of the fraenum linguae.
The falls are about midway in the course of the Zambezi in 17Ã‚° 51' S., 25Ã‚° 41' E.
Here the whorls of peltate sporangiophores alternate regularly with those of sterile bracts, the former being inserted on the axis midway between the latter (fig.
The main difference is that in Palaeostachya the sporangiophores, instead of standing midway between the whorls of bracts, are inserted immediately above them, springing, as it were, from the axil of the sterile verticil (fig.
Following a scoreless first period, the home side took the lead midway through the second half through Marco Andreoni.
Spearhead efforts to share AI technology and expertise among each of Midway 's studios.
All Windsor 's hard work was undone again midway through the half.
Midway is the very well-done User 's Guide, which helped me get up to speed quickly.
Since your breasts are already growing and readying themselves for the arrival of your baby, typically the best time to buy a bra for nursing is about midway through your pregnancy, usually in the second trimester.
About midway through pregnancy, begin substituting a small portion of your cat's regular diet with kitten food.
The second surprise came when the three former judges came by midway through the project to critique the work so far.
A café curtain is hung at the midway point in the window, giving privacy to the area, while still allowing natural light to come into the room from the area above.
With your liquid eyeliner, draw a line starting midway on your eyelid till the end, sweep up the corners.
Many of the games are homebrew programmed games, but can be just as addicting as the million-dollar games created by companies like Sega and Midway.
Alrighty. I'm 13, and I'm midway through 8th grade.
Daughters of farmers wore dresses whose skirts came midway between a floor-length skirt and a Victorian-length dress just below the knees.
Candlelit meals are served to honeymooners on the ultra-luxe vessels and couples will also enjoy a costume party midway through the itinerary.
Your dog is at the midway point where most canine pregnancies are very uneventful and not much appears to be happening.
Its general appearance is about midway between its alleged parents.
Calf-length: Cut off your leg line midway, making you appear shorter.
Falling midway between the knee and thigh, the shorts have a nine inch inseam, side slash pockets and cargo pockets.
Capri hemlines are supposed to reach midway between the ankle and knee.
A flight landing at Chicago Midway International Airport overran a runway during a snowstorm, crashing into auto traffic on a local street and killing a passenger in one of the autos.
Located midway between Dallas and Fort Worth, the Texas Pulmonary Sleep Center can be found in Arlington, Texas.
Pharaoh's Lost Kingdom theme park also formerly hosted several carnival rides along a small midway, featuring a ten story Skycoaster attraction that blended skydiving and hang gliding into one split second double thrill.
In September 2006, however, the midway and its associated attractions were permanently closed.
At strategic locations throughout the park - near restrooms, along the Main Midway, and at prominent intersections - guests will find "you are here" maps they can use to orient themselves.
In addition to these extreme water rides, younger guests can also enjoy aquatastic attractions at Cedar Point with Sir Rub-a-Dub's Tubs in Kiddie Kingdom on the Main Midway and the Bumper Boats ride near the Gemini roller coaster.
Various midway and carnival-style games are available for a small price.
Overlooking the Galveston Bay, Kemah Boardwalk is a 42-acre complex consisting of stores, hotels, amusement park rides, midway games and restaurants.
Unreal Tournament 3 - Developed by Epic Games and published by Midway, this title is actually the eighth Unreal game ever released.
Related by name only to the original Midway Area 51 arcade game, this sci-fi shooter takes place in the infamous secret U.S. government facility.
Since EA (Electronic Arts) snatched up the license to the NFL, Midway decides to go their own route and provide a screen pass to all gamers.
Midway took EA's license buyout in stride.
Carnival Games lets you stroll down the midway, plunking down virtual money in order to win a stuffed animal or a loud noisemaker.
ESPN, Midway, and Sega cannot use any of the real players or teams in their products, leaving EA with a vice grip on the ball for half a decade.
Midway did a nice job scaling the city and laying it out well.
Midway included damage…as basic as it was.
Saving this player, you will earn the "Midway Monster" achievement.
Midway has been one of the most quietly prolific companies in the video game industry over it's long history.
From their beginnings as arcade machine manufacturers to their current focus of video games, Midway is a name the gaming world won't soon forget.
Midway, the famous video game publisher and developer responsible for Mortal Kombat and NBA Jam, began as an arcade machine manufacturer in 1958.
Many similar companies emerged from the Chicago area around this time, though Midway is one of the few that survives to this day.
Ten years after their inception, Midway was purchased by Bally.
Williams Electronics purchased Midway in 1988, merging the two companies to form WMS Industries based in Chicago.
Two years later, WMS sold Midway Games Inc., making it an independent company for the first time in 30 years.
It was then that Midway decided to focus on video games.
Although famous for Mortal Kombat and a few other titles, Midway didn't focus on video games until the end of 1999.
Midway has had its hardships along with its successes.
Two years later, Midway Games West, the renamed acquisition of Atari Games, was closed as well.Operating as an independent company in its own building in Chicago, Midway Games continues to develop video games for many consoles.
Midway Arcade Treasures is a collection of games popular in the video arcades during the 80's.
The games in Midway Arcade Treasures are fun to play.
When you load Midway Arcade Treasures, the video takes you through an elaborate pyramid where the game menu resides.
The graphics in the Midway Arcade Treasures are consistent with the original games.
Midway Arcade Treasures is a collection of games popular video arcades in the 80's.
Mortal Kombat is a fighting game by Midway released in arcades in 1992.
Midway included a few new ways to "finish" opponents in later games.
Midway is promising customization here as well -- a sharp departure from previous renditions of the game.
With the next-generation consoles hitting the marketplace -- the Xbox 360 last year, and the PS3 and Revolution still to come -- it will be interesting to see how Midway re-invents its incredible Mortal Kombat universe.
Just to make things as confusing as possible, Midway decided that this Kung Lao is a descendent of "Great Kung Lao", bearing a striking resemblance to the legendary figure.
While the Blitz franchise from Midway may have made a few tweaks to the traditional game, NFL Street 2 turns the gridiron on its head.
Rampage the arcade game was release in 1986 by Midway.
Midway attempted to expand the brand beyond the versus fighting game genre in the 1990s with the release of Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero, an action-adventure game with RPG elements.
Andrea Faccio is Villa Giada's winemaker, located high in the Piemonte hills midway between Asti and Alba.
The follow's left hand rests midway up the bicep of the lead.
The follow's left hand is resting midway up the bicep of the lead, and both of them are facing each other head on.
In the YouTube video of the Diversity audition you can see their elements of surprise (especially one of their two youngest dancers popping out of a duffel-bag midway through their performance).
In a normal 28 day cycle, ovulation usually occurs midway between two menstrual cycles, so two weeks are tacked onto your conception date.
The downside is that not all women have regular 28 day cycles or some just don't ovulate at exactly midway between periods so these two weeks can be completely arbitrary.
So midway between your periods each month, you may have always noticed your nipples are tender or your breasts are swollen.
Ovulation occurs midway between menstrual cycles and is the process when the egg leaves the fallopian tube and travels to the uterus to get fertilized by the male's sperm.
The entire costume fastens with Velcro from neck to belly so that your pooch doesn't try to rip it off midway through the festivities.
If you're always bumping heads with your partner and you can't meet midway, it could lead to unhappiness in your relationship.
When he arrives at the cave, the bear is already midway through hibernation and fast asleep.
These episode guides are especially helpful for viewers who find themselves hooked on the series midway through season one or season two.
You can increase the difficulty by holding your pose midway through the exercise.
This was when frilly bed jackets were popular and they looked well over short nightgowns that hit the thigh midway.
The X-303 was introduced midway through the ten-year long Stargate SG-1 and was the personal project of Major Samantha Carter.
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