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  • There's nothing wrong with naming your animals.

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  • She held a hand up in front of her face and started naming them.

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  • She had already declared her intention of naming the baby Kiera whether it was a boy or girl.

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  • While the goddess took as subjects her quarrel with Poseidon as to the naming and possession of Attica, and the warning examples of those who ventured to pit themselves against the immortals, Arachne depicted the metamorphoses of the gods and their amorous adventures.

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  • The works of Audubon, and the Fauna Boreali-Americana of Richardson and Swainson have already been noticed, but they need naming here, as also do Nuttall's Manual of the Ornithology of the United States and of Canada (2 vols., Boston, 1832-1834; 2nd ed., 1840); and the Birds of Long Island (8 vo, New York, 1844) by J.

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  • Its Latin names are Persea, Muller catenata (" chained woman"), Virgo devota, &c.; the Arabians replaced the woman by a seal; Wilhelm Schickard (1592-1635) named the constellation "Abigail"; Julius Schiller assigned to it the figure of a sepulchre, naming it the "Holy Sepulchre."

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  • Its Latin names are Persea, Muller catenata (" chained woman"), Virgo devota, &c.; the Arabians replaced the woman by a seal; Wilhelm Schickard (1592-1635) named the constellation "Abigail"; Julius Schiller assigned to it the figure of a sepulchre, naming it the "Holy Sepulchre."

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  • We've all participated in naming the animals in the past.

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  • My Dear, Kind Friends:--I thank you very, very much for naming your beautiful new ship for me.

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  • 2, naming, as one of the wives of Esau, Oholibamah, daughter of Zibeon the Horite (corrected by verse 20).

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  • 2, naming, as one of the wives of Esau, Oholibamah, daughter of Zibeon the Horite (corrected by verse 20).

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  • This officer, probably someone on the staff, was holding a paper in his hand, and called over all the Russians there, naming Pierre as "the man who does not give his name."

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  • He thought she would cry but instead she lay back on the grass, arms beneath her head, and after a time, began naming the shapes of the clouds passing across the sky.

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  • The naming of seven members of prominent Roman families, however, reversed the wise policy of his predecessor which had kept the dangerous factions of the city out of the curia.

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  • The naming of seven members of prominent Roman families, however, reversed the wise policy of his predecessor which had kept the dangerous factions of the city out of the curia.

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  • some 300 inhabitants living in low thatched or iron-roofed huts, under the supervision of a police commissioner and other officials of Ecuador, by which country the group was annexed in 183 2, when General Villamil founded Floreana on Charles Island, naming it in honour of Juan Jose Flores, president of Ecuador.

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  • some 300 inhabitants living in low thatched or iron-roofed huts, under the supervision of a police commissioner and other officials of Ecuador, by which country the group was annexed in 183 2, when General Villamil founded Floreana on Charles Island, naming it in honour of Juan Jose Flores, president of Ecuador.

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  • Under the law prior to the act of 1889 (a) an agreement to refer disputes generally, without naming the arbitrators, was always irrevocable, and an action lay for the breach of it, although the court could not compel either of the parties to proceed under it; (b) an agreement to refer to a particular arbitrator was revocable, and if one of the parties revoked that particular arbitrator's authority he could not be compelled to submit to it; (c) when, however, the parties had got their tribunal fixed, and were proceeding to carry out the agreement to refer, the act 9 and io Will.

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  • He was succeeded by his nephew, William Byrd (1652-1704), who was born in London, went to Virginia about 1670, became a successful Indian trader, was a member of the House of Burgesses in 16 771682, was a supporter of Nathaniel Bacon at the beginning of James river, at the falls, visited: the tract in September 1733, and decided to found there the town of Richmond, at the same time selecting and naming the present site of Petersburg.

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  • Naming the new metal in anticipation of its actual birth, he called it alumium; but for the sake of analogy he was soon persuaded to change the word to aluminum, in which form, alternately with aluminium, it occurs in chemical literature for some thirty years.

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  • Naming is what distinguishes man from the brutes.

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  • In 392 Valentinian was secretly put to death at Vienne (in Gaul), and Arbogast, naming as his successor Eugenius, a rhetorician, descended into Italy to meet the expedition which Theodosius was heading against him.

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  • The " Endeavour " then coasted northward, and after passing and naming Mount Dromedary, the Pigeon House, Point Upright, Cape St George and Red Point, Botany Bay was discovered on the 28th of April 1770, and as it appeared to offer a suitable anchorage, the " Endeavour " entered the bay and dropped anchor.

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  • Cromwell, without naming himself an adherent of any denomination, fought vigorously for Independency as a policy.

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  • In commercial matters, payment in kind was still common, though the contracts usually stipulate for cash, naming the standard expected, that of Babylon, Larsa, Assyria, Carchemish, &c. The Code enacted, however, that a debtor must be allowed to pay in produce according to statutory scale.

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  • Grouping and naming are fixed here for one special purpose.

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  • The Ontological argument is omitted; but we have already observed that there is a discussion of divine ' Paul Janet's Final Causes seems to follow Mill in this (" the fact of Finality "), but without naming him.

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  • Yet this distinguished zoologist selects the sternum as furnishing the key to his primary groups or " Orders " of the class, adopting, as Merrem had done long before, the same two divisions Cartnatae and Ratitae, naming, however, the former Tropidosternii and the latter Homalosternii.

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  • He extracted a substance to which he assigned the character of an element, naming it uranium (from O'pavos, heaven); but it was afterwards shown by E.

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  • In 1841 Mosander, having in 1839 discovered a new element lanthanum in the mineral cerite, isolated this element and also a hitherto unrecognized substance, didymia, from crude yttria, and two years later he announced the determination of two fresh constituents of the same earth, naming them erbia and terbia.

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  • Nevertheless, the tracing of phylogeny, or direct lines of descent, suddenly began to attract far more interest than the naming and description of species.

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  • The combination of Osiris and the Apis bull which was found in the dead Apis was thus a most politic choice in naming the new divinity, whose figure represented a god of the underworld wearing an emblem of fruitfulness.

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  • In 522 also Justin ceded to Theodoric, the Gothic king of Italy, the right of naming the consuls.

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  • Grouping and naming are fixed here for one special purpose.

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  • Nevertheless, the tracing of phylogeny, or direct lines of descent, suddenly began to attract far more interest than the naming and description of species.

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  • That the recurrence of the market determined the length of the week seems clear from the Wajagga custom of naming the days after the markets they visit, as well as from the fact that on the Congo the word for week is the same as the word for market.

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  • 8vo, 1866-1875) deserve naming.

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  • The Arabians greatly improved the earlier apparatus, naming one form the alembic; they discovered many ethereal oils by distilling plants and plant juices, alcohol by the distillation of wine, and also distilled water.

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  • On the 9th of July 1815 he became foreign minister and president of the council under Louis XVIII., but diplomatic and other difficulties led him to resign his appointment on the 23rd of September 1815, Louis,, however, naming him high chamberlain and according him an annuity of 100,000 francs.

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  • the right of levying the tithe, and of naming the holders of all ecclesiastical benefices.

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  • Moreover usage varies slightly as regards the limits of the three main divisions, but the accompanying table shows the most usual classification, naming the principal groups within each, and distributing them according to the powers to which they are subject.

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  • Of these, it may be mentioned, there is a vast number, owing in some cases to divergence of spelling in the representation of native names, in others to European discoverers naming islands (sometimes twice or thrice successively) of which the native names subsequently came into use also.

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  • In literature it is constantly referred to; but we may notice the "general mina" (Cleopatra), in Egypt, 16 unciae=6600; the Ptolemaic talent, equal to the Attic in weight and divisions (Hero, Didymus); the Antiochian talent, equal to the Attic (Hero); the treaty of the Romans with Antiochus, naming talents of 80 librae, i.e.

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  • xvii.), naming it Strigops 2 habroptilus, and rightly placing it among the parrots, but he did not describe it technically for another eighteen months (Proc. Zool.

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  • Certainly the Rosa Ventorum, or Wind-rose, is far older than the compass itself; and the naming of the eight principal "winds" goes back to the Temple of the Winds in Athens built by Andronicus Cyrrhestes.

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  • He led his companions into the desert, and having exhorted the serpents and wild beasts, in the name of the Prophet, to retire, he struck his spear into the ground exclaiming "Here is your Kairawan" (resting-place), so naming the city.'

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  • Villabos chose to honour the heir-apparent of the Spanish throne by naming some of the islands which he discovered, west and north of Magellan's discovery, the Islas Filipinas.

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  • They overlooked the fact that man thinks long before he speaks, makes judgments which he does not express at all, or expresses them by interjections, names and phrases, before he uses regular propositions, and that he does not begin by conceiving and naming, and then proceed to believing and proposing.

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  • Judgment is consciousness of the identity or difference and of the causal relations of the given; naming the actual combinations of the data, but also requiring a priori categories of the understanding, the notions of identity, difference and causality, as principles of thought or laws, to combine the plurality of the given into a unity (Schuppe).

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  • So he explains " concepts or general notions " 1 by an abstraction which he represents as a sort of alt-relief operated by attention and fixed by naming, association with the name giving to a set of attributes a unity they otherwise lack.

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  • The only result was the naming of the country Virginia in honour of Queen Elizabeth.

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  • Naming the central ray passing through the entrance pupil the " axis of the pencil " or " principal ray," we can say: the rays of the pencil intersect, not in one point, but in two focal lines, which we can assume to be at right angles to the principal ray; of these, one lies in the plane containing the principal ray and FIG.

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  • von Welsbach published the same result, naming his elements aldebaranium and cassiopeium (on the question of priority see F.

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  • Sertiirner, a German apothecary, independently obtained this same substance, naming it " morphium," and recognized its basic nature; he also isolated an acid, meconic acid.

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  • Among the miscellaneous powers of an urban council with respect to streets may be mentioned the power to widen or improve, and certain powers incorporated from the Towns Improvement Clauses Act 1847, with respect to naming streets, numbering houses, improving the line of streets, removing obstructions, providing protection in respect of ruinous or dangerous buildings, and requiring precautions to be taken during the construction and repair of sewers, streets and houses.

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  • ., naming each once and once only, we shall not get beyond a certain name, e.g.

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  • The number ten having been taken as the basis of numeration, there are various methods that might consistently be adopted for naming large numbers.

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  • 1 8 41 [3] 3, p. 168) obtained it by distilling Tolu balsam, naming it benzoene, and Glenard and Bouldault obtained a substance by the dry distillation of dragon's blood which they called dracyl.

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  • Society, 18 37, p. 35) as a second species of the genus, naming it after its discoverer.

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  • Achan's sacrilege, the cause of the repulse at Ai and of the naming of the valley of Achor (vii.), is introduced by vi.

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  • Now the rule of etiquette which forbids seeing or naming the husband (especially the latter) is of the widest distribution.

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  • The offence in the Welsh form of the story is naming the partner - a thing forbidden among early Greeks arid modern Zulus.

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  • The naiveness of the story of the creation of woman is in line with the interest which this more popular source takes in the origin or existence of phenomena, customs and contemporary beliefs (the garden, the naming of animals, &c.).

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  • The chief points were (I) the lawfulness and expediency of certain terms employed by the Jesuits in naming God Almighty, such as Tien, " Heaven," and Shang-ti, " Supreme Ruler" or "Emperor," instead of Tien-Chu, " Lord of Heaven," and in particular the erection of inscribed tablets in the churches, on which these terms were made use of; 2 (2) in respect to the ceremonial offerings made in honour of Confucius, and of personal ancestors, which Ricci had recognized as merely "civil" observances; (3) the erection of tablets in honour of ancestors in private houses; and (4), more generally,- sanction and favour accorded to ancient Chinese sacred books and philosophical doctrine, as not really trespassing;on Christian faith.

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  • In 1602, in command of the "Concord," chartered by Sir Walter Raleigh and others, he crossed the Atlantic; coasted from what is now Maine to Martha's Vineyard, landing at and naming Cape Cod and Elizabeth Island (now Cuttyhunk) and giving the name Martha's Vineyard to the island now called No Man's Land; and returned to England with a cargo of furs, sassafras and other commodities obtained in trade with the Indians about Buzzard's Bay.

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  • This naming of portions of plants, however objectionable, is often not to be avoided; for detached organs constantly have to be described long before their relation to other parts is established - which, indeed, may never be accomplished.

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  • In 1888-1889 Stanley, approaching the Nile region from the west, traced the Semliki to its source in Albert Edward Nyanza, which lake he discovered, naming it after Albert Edward, prince of Wales, afterwards Edward VII.

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  • She had already declared her intention of naming the babe Kiera whether it was a boy or girl.

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  • There's nothing wrong with naming your animals.

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  • She held a hand up in front of her face and started naming them.

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  • He thought she would cry but instead she lay back on the grass, arms beneath her head, and after a time, began naming the shapes of the clouds passing across the sky.

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  • We've all participated in naming the animals in the past.

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  • They went all-out with their naming based upon the bible.

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  • The judge then lifted a press ban on naming the killers.

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  • Then came the Portuguese in the 15th Century, naming the town Mogador and setting up a trading post and military bridgehead.

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  • The BHA has a network of accredited naming celebrants organized into nine regions.

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  • christening gift, baby naming or for a birthday.. .

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  • Their naming and structure are bound by set conventions and they are often tightly regulated, unlike a bulletin board.

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  • Naming: There is no standard naming convention for this type of virus.

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  • cox the boat having performed the naming ceremony.

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  • Some of the worst pre-natal engrams were caused by naming the child after the father.

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  • You can appoint an executor by naming them in your will.

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  • general-purpose naming mechanism for clients.

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  • The notes cover the basic principles of igneous petrology including magma crystallization, igneous petrology including magma crystallization, igneous textures, magmatic differentiation and the naming of igneous rocks.

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  • Naming names within a short exercise in reminiscence like this is always invidious, but there are two names which must not go unrecorded.

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  • Her hobbies are reading and surfing the Internet, where she got the idea of naming the lander Philae.

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  • lifted a press ban on naming the killers.

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  • Yes the Council is responsible for naming streets and erecting street nameplates.

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  • neuropsychology of adult reading disorders: Acquired dyslexia Models of word naming Sample page!

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  • Liner bills of lading were duly issued for the consignments, naming the claimants as the shippers and Gold Crown as the notify party.

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  • The notes cover the basic principles of igneous petrology including magma crystallization, igneous textures, magmatic differentiation and the naming of igneous rocks.

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  • A cross reference points directly to any remote naming context.

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  • Both Increase and Cotton Mather follow suit in naming the pope as antichrist.

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  • Both models use the same parameters and naming conventions reported in this paper and both are fully probabilistic.

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  • pulsar signal data files have a consistent naming convention to aid identification.

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  • reference points directly to any remote naming context.

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  • A cross reference points directly to any remote naming context.

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  • scanner operator interpretation and reduces file naming errors.

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  • These two ships made history last year by having the first ever simultaneous naming ceremony of cruise ships in the UK.

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  • It reminded me too how much I've always fancied the job of naming the colors on paint swatches.

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  • In addition to the naming, it is planned to run a few loco hauled trains on the Merthyr Tydfil line that day.

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  • It's perhaps unfortunate that Sun has not defined a unique naming system such as the Java package naming system for tag library prefixes.

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  • His cousin Giulio, who subsequently became Clement VII., he had made the most influential man in the curia, naming him archbishop of Florence, cardinal and vice-chancellor of the Holy See.

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  • Arenarius, or sand reckoner), a small treatise, addressed to Gelo, the eldest son of Hiero, expounding, as applied to reckoning the number of grains of sand that could be contained in a sphere of the size of our "universe," a system of naming large numbers according to "orders" and "periods" which would enable any number to be expressed up to that which we should write with I followed by 80,000 ciphers!

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  • Of lost works by Archimedes we can identify the following: (I) investigations on polyhedra mentioned by Pappus; (2) Archai, Principles, a book addressed to Zeuxippus and dealing with the naming of numbers on the system explained in the Sand Reckoner; (3) Peri zygon, On balances or levers; (4) Kentrobarika, On centres of gravity; (5) Katoptrika, an optical work from which Theon of Alexandria quotes a remark about refraction; (6) Ephodion, a Method, mentioned by Suidas; (7) Peri sphairopeoia, On Sphere-making, in which Archimedes explained the construction of the sphere which he made to imitate the motions of the sun, the moon and the five planets in the heavens.

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  • In the disputes between Lambert at the head of the military party and the Rump in union with the council of state, he supported the latter, and upon the temporary supremacy of Lambert's party worked indefatigably to restore the Rump. With Monk's commissioners he, with Haselrig, had a fruitless conference, but he assured Monk of his co-operation, and joined with eight others of the overthrown council of state in naming him commander-in-chief of the forces of England and Scotland.

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  • In 392 Valentinian was secretly put to death at Vienne (in Gaul), and Arbogast, naming as his successor Eugenius, a rhetorician, descended into Italy to meet the expedition which Theodosius was heading against him.

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  • The " Endeavour " then coasted northward, and after passing and naming Mount Dromedary, the Pigeon House, Point Upright, Cape St George and Red Point, Botany Bay was discovered on the 28th of April 1770, and as it appeared to offer a suitable anchorage, the " Endeavour " entered the bay and dropped anchor.

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  • Cromwell, without naming himself an adherent of any denomination, fought vigorously for Independency as a policy.

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  • That the recurrence of the market determined the length of the week seems clear from the Wajagga custom of naming the days after the markets they visit, as well as from the fact that on the Congo the word for week is the same as the word for market.

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  • In commercial matters, payment in kind was still common, though the contracts usually stipulate for cash, naming the standard expected, that of Babylon, Larsa, Assyria, Carchemish, &c. The Code enacted, however, that a debtor must be allowed to pay in produce according to statutory scale.

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  • Augustine rejects all three " theologies " as pagan figments, and not a few church writers follow him in this - borrowing his learning without naming him (e.g.

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  • The Ontological argument is omitted; but we have already observed that there is a discussion of divine ' Paul Janet's Final Causes seems to follow Mill in this (" the fact of Finality "), but without naming him.

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  • He was succeeded by his nephew, William Byrd (1652-1704), who was born in London, went to Virginia about 1670, became a successful Indian trader, was a member of the House of Burgesses in 16 771682, was a supporter of Nathaniel Bacon at the beginning of James river, at the falls, visited: the tract in September 1733, and decided to found there the town of Richmond, at the same time selecting and naming the present site of Petersburg.

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  • Still the practice introduced by him of assigning to each species, a diagnosis by which it ought in theory to be distinguishable from any other known species, and of naming it by two words - the first being the generic and the second the specific term, was so manifest an improvement upon anything which had previously obtained that the Linnaean method of differentiation and nomenclature established itself before long in spite of all opposition, and in principle became almost universally adopted.

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  • The works of Audubon, and the Fauna Boreali-Americana of Richardson and Swainson have already been noticed, but they need naming here, as also do Nuttall's Manual of the Ornithology of the United States and of Canada (2 vols., Boston, 1832-1834; 2nd ed., 1840); and the Birds of Long Island (8 vo, New York, 1844) by J.

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  • 8vo, 1866-1875) deserve naming.

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  • Yet this distinguished zoologist selects the sternum as furnishing the key to his primary groups or " Orders " of the class, adopting, as Merrem had done long before, the same two divisions Cartnatae and Ratitae, naming, however, the former Tropidosternii and the latter Homalosternii.

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  • He extracted a substance to which he assigned the character of an element, naming it uranium (from O'pavos, heaven); but it was afterwards shown by E.

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  • In 1841 Mosander, having in 1839 discovered a new element lanthanum in the mineral cerite, isolated this element and also a hitherto unrecognized substance, didymia, from crude yttria, and two years later he announced the determination of two fresh constituents of the same earth, naming them erbia and terbia.

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  • On this council the Turkish government has the right of naming an imperial commissioner with " consultative voice," i.e.

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  • He proceeded south as far as La Plata, naming the places he surveyed on the way from the days on which the respective discoveries were made.

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  • He replied by dissolving the ministry without naming another, and by abdicating the crown in favour of the heir apparent, then only five years of age.

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  • Richelieu raised many objections to such a partial realization of his ambition, but the king ended them in April 1624 by naming him as a member of his council.

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  • In the preface to this work, which is dedicated to one Dionysius, Diophantus explains his notation, naming the square, cube and fourth powers, dynamis, cubus, dynamodinimus, and so on, according to the sum in the indices.

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  • The Arabians greatly improved the earlier apparatus, naming one form the alembic; they discovered many ethereal oils by distilling plants and plant juices, alcohol by the distillation of wine, and also distilled water.

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  • In 1638 Peter Minuit on hehalf of this company established a settlement at what is now Wilmington, naming it, in honour of the infant queen Christina, Christinaham, and naming the entire territory, bought by Minuit from the Minquas Indians and extending indefinitely westward from the Delaware river between Bombay Hook and the mouth of the Schuylkill river, " New Sweden."

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  • On the 9th of July 1815 he became foreign minister and president of the council under Louis XVIII., but diplomatic and other difficulties led him to resign his appointment on the 23rd of September 1815, Louis,, however, naming him high chamberlain and according him an annuity of 100,000 francs.

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  • the right of levying the tithe, and of naming the holders of all ecclesiastical benefices.

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  • Under the law prior to the act of 1889 (a) an agreement to refer disputes generally, without naming the arbitrators, was always irrevocable, and an action lay for the breach of it, although the court could not compel either of the parties to proceed under it; (b) an agreement to refer to a particular arbitrator was revocable, and if one of the parties revoked that particular arbitrator's authority he could not be compelled to submit to it; (c) when, however, the parties had got their tribunal fixed, and were proceeding to carry out the agreement to refer, the act 9 and io Will.

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  • 67 c, select that in which the letters X and Y are so placed that (naming the apex of the triangle E) the lines XE and YE are the lines parallel to the two members of the same name in the frame (fig.

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  • Moreover usage varies slightly as regards the limits of the three main divisions, but the accompanying table shows the most usual classification, naming the principal groups within each, and distributing them according to the powers to which they are subject.

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  • Of these, it may be mentioned, there is a vast number, owing in some cases to divergence of spelling in the representation of native names, in others to European discoverers naming islands (sometimes twice or thrice successively) of which the native names subsequently came into use also.

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  • In literature it is constantly referred to; but we may notice the "general mina" (Cleopatra), in Egypt, 16 unciae=6600; the Ptolemaic talent, equal to the Attic in weight and divisions (Hero, Didymus); the Antiochian talent, equal to the Attic (Hero); the treaty of the Romans with Antiochus, naming talents of 80 librae, i.e.

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  • The combination of Osiris and the Apis bull which was found in the dead Apis was thus a most politic choice in naming the new divinity, whose figure represented a god of the underworld wearing an emblem of fruitfulness.

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  • xvii.), naming it Strigops 2 habroptilus, and rightly placing it among the parrots, but he did not describe it technically for another eighteen months (Proc. Zool.

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  • Certainly the Rosa Ventorum, or Wind-rose, is far older than the compass itself; and the naming of the eight principal "winds" goes back to the Temple of the Winds in Athens built by Andronicus Cyrrhestes.

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  • The naming of the intermediate subdivisions making up the thirty-two points or rhumbs of the compass card is probably due to Flemish navigators; but they were recognized even in the time of Chaucer, who in 1391 wrote, "Now is thin Orisonte departed in xxiiii partiez by thi azymutz, in significacion of xxiiii partiez of the world: al be it so that ship men rikne thilke partiez in xxxii" (Treatise on the Astrolabe, ed.

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  • It seems likely enough therefore that there should grow up bodies of knights banded together by engagements of fidelity, although free from monastic obligations; wearing a uniform or livery, and naming themselves after some special symbol or some patron saint of their adoption.

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  • When the general left his province before the arrival of his successor he usually committed it to the care of his quaestor, and, if he died or was incapacitated from naming his successor, the quaestor acted as his representative.

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  • Naming the new metal in anticipation of its actual birth, he called it alumium; but for the sake of analogy he was soon persuaded to change the word to aluminum, in which form, alternately with aluminium, it occurs in chemical literature for some thirty years.

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  • He led his companions into the desert, and having exhorted the serpents and wild beasts, in the name of the Prophet, to retire, he struck his spear into the ground exclaiming "Here is your Kairawan" (resting-place), so naming the city.'

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  • Three of these, nevertheless, were executed by the French as accessories before the fact, and the assassin himself was impaled, after torture, in spite of a promise of pardon having been made to him on condition of his naming his associates.

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  • Villabos chose to honour the heir-apparent of the Spanish throne by naming some of the islands which he discovered, west and north of Magellan's discovery, the Islas Filipinas.

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  • They overlooked the fact that man thinks long before he speaks, makes judgments which he does not express at all, or expresses them by interjections, names and phrases, before he uses regular propositions, and that he does not begin by conceiving and naming, and then proceed to believing and proposing.

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  • Judgment is consciousness of the identity or difference and of the causal relations of the given; naming the actual combinations of the data, but also requiring a priori categories of the understanding, the notions of identity, difference and causality, as principles of thought or laws, to combine the plurality of the given into a unity (Schuppe).

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  • Naming is what distinguishes man from the brutes.

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  • So he explains " concepts or general notions " 1 by an abstraction which he represents as a sort of alt-relief operated by attention and fixed by naming, association with the name giving to a set of attributes a unity they otherwise lack.

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  • The only result was the naming of the country Virginia in honour of Queen Elizabeth.

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  • In the 16th century exclusive privileges of fishing for coral were granted by the dey of Algiers to the French, who first established themselves on a bay to the westward of La Calle, naming their settlement Bastion de France; many ruins still exist of this town.

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  • Naming the central ray passing through the entrance pupil the " axis of the pencil " or " principal ray," we can say: the rays of the pencil intersect, not in one point, but in two focal lines, which we can assume to be at right angles to the principal ray; of these, one lies in the plane containing the principal ray and FIG.

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  • von Welsbach published the same result, naming his elements aldebaranium and cassiopeium (on the question of priority see F.

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  • Sertiirner, a German apothecary, independently obtained this same substance, naming it " morphium," and recognized its basic nature; he also isolated an acid, meconic acid.

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  • Among the miscellaneous powers of an urban council with respect to streets may be mentioned the power to widen or improve, and certain powers incorporated from the Towns Improvement Clauses Act 1847, with respect to naming streets, numbering houses, improving the line of streets, removing obstructions, providing protection in respect of ruinous or dangerous buildings, and requiring precautions to be taken during the construction and repair of sewers, streets and houses.

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  • In 522 also Justin ceded to Theodoric, the Gothic king of Italy, the right of naming the consuls.

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  • While the goddess took as subjects her quarrel with Poseidon as to the naming and possession of Attica, and the warning examples of those who ventured to pit themselves against the immortals, Arachne depicted the metamorphoses of the gods and their amorous adventures.

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  • As the first rite corresponds to the circumcision and naming of Jesus, so does the second to His presentation in the temple.

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  • ., naming each once and once only, we shall not get beyond a certain name, e.g.

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  • The number ten having been taken as the basis of numeration, there are various methods that might consistently be adopted for naming large numbers.

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  • 1 8 41 [3] 3, p. 168) obtained it by distilling Tolu balsam, naming it benzoene, and Glenard and Bouldault obtained a substance by the dry distillation of dragon's blood which they called dracyl.

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  • Society, 18 37, p. 35) as a second species of the genus, naming it after its discoverer.

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  • Achan's sacrilege, the cause of the repulse at Ai and of the naming of the valley of Achor (vii.), is introduced by vi.

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  • Now the rule of etiquette which forbids seeing or naming the husband (especially the latter) is of the widest distribution.

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  • The offence in the Welsh form of the story is naming the partner - a thing forbidden among early Greeks arid modern Zulus.

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  • The naiveness of the story of the creation of woman is in line with the interest which this more popular source takes in the origin or existence of phenomena, customs and contemporary beliefs (the garden, the naming of animals, &c.).

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  • The chief points were (I) the lawfulness and expediency of certain terms employed by the Jesuits in naming God Almighty, such as Tien, " Heaven," and Shang-ti, " Supreme Ruler" or "Emperor," instead of Tien-Chu, " Lord of Heaven," and in particular the erection of inscribed tablets in the churches, on which these terms were made use of; 2 (2) in respect to the ceremonial offerings made in honour of Confucius, and of personal ancestors, which Ricci had recognized as merely "civil" observances; (3) the erection of tablets in honour of ancestors in private houses; and (4), more generally,- sanction and favour accorded to ancient Chinese sacred books and philosophical doctrine, as not really trespassing;on Christian faith.

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  • In 1602, in command of the "Concord," chartered by Sir Walter Raleigh and others, he crossed the Atlantic; coasted from what is now Maine to Martha's Vineyard, landing at and naming Cape Cod and Elizabeth Island (now Cuttyhunk) and giving the name Martha's Vineyard to the island now called No Man's Land; and returned to England with a cargo of furs, sassafras and other commodities obtained in trade with the Indians about Buzzard's Bay.

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  • This naming of portions of plants, however objectionable, is often not to be avoided; for detached organs constantly have to be described long before their relation to other parts is established - which, indeed, may never be accomplished.

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  • In 1888-1889 Stanley, approaching the Nile region from the west, traced the Semliki to its source in Albert Edward Nyanza, which lake he discovered, naming it after Albert Edward, prince of Wales, afterwards Edward VII.

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  • It was plain that this "well?" referred to much that they both understood without naming.

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  • PulSAR signal data files have a consistent naming convention to aid identification.

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  • This reduces scanner operator interpretation and reduces file naming errors.

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  • These two ships made history last year by having the first ever simultaneous naming ceremony of cruise ships in the UK.

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  • It reminded me too how much I've always fancied the job of naming the colors on paint swatches.

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  • In addition to the naming, it is planned to run a few loco hauled trains on the Merthyr Tydfil line that day.

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  • It 's perhaps unfortunate that Sun has not defined a unique naming system such as the Java package naming system for tag library prefixes.

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  • I 'm not naming any names yet but I have set the database to whir away and find them for me.

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  • Take him to places, such as parks, grocery stores, and museums, and point out different objects, naming each one.

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  • Naming a baby can be one of the most trying decisions of a new parent.

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  • For Christians around the world, naming their children after important people in the Bible gives their children's names special meaning.

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  • Even celebrities are getting in on the trend, with Gwyneth Paltrow naming her son Moses, a character who freed the Jewish people that were under a pharaoh's control.

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  • If you're into psychology, you might say that naming a child provides a celebrity with an opportunity for unscripted personal expression.

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  • Once middle-class parents starting naming their children names like Madison and Brennen, celebrities needed to stay ahead of the curve.

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  • Now, naming your own child after an unusual celebrity baby name is another matter entirely.

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  • If you're an avid reader, consider following the celebrity-inspired trend of naming your baby after a favorite author, book, or literary character.

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  • Naming a baby after an older family member is a tradition that has been followed for ages.

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  • Are you thinking of naming your baby after a special grandparent or other family member?

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  • There may be significant events in your family's history that you would like to honor by naming your child after the character that signifies that event.

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  • People, places, events and material items can all be a sign of the times, but naming your child after the Olympic Games because she was born during the opening ceremonies can be a bit much.

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  • Think twice about naming your child after political figures or celebrities who are still alive-after all, you never know what scandal is likely to pop up next.

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  • Name Voyager from The Baby Name Wizard: The popular baby naming book has a feature on its website that allows you to search by decade or name for popularity ranking of names.

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  • Kelly Utt-Grubb is a family naming expert.

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  • After facing personal family naming issues and realizing that there was no one to look to for guidance, Kelly decided to use her personal and professional experience to help others.

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  • Marriages today are true partnerships, and we're seeing that reflected in family naming more and more often.

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  • No books currently exist on this topic for expectant parents, but I am writing one that will be released as part of my family naming series in 2009.

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  • There are many different baby naming rituals associated with choosing Indian baby girl names and meanings.

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  • There is no doubt that the naming of a child is serious business.

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  • You can turn this moment into a learning experience by naming what the toddler is doing, for example "you're making the candle holder roll like a toy car."

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  • However, you do not have control over naming files, labeling or keeping track of the number of copies made.

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  • The advantage of this device is you can create labels for your copies, keep track of the number made and have control over naming the files (if needed).

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  • Disc naming capability - Allows you to name your stored disks into the system so you can filter through your massive CD collection and find the music you would like to listen to.

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  • Naming a star in memory of honor of someone near to you is a great idea and is sure to be a hit.

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  • With prices starting at under $15, naming a star can be accessible for just about anyone.

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  • There are many prices ranges for naming a star which makes this gift an option for almost anyone to consider.

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  • When naming a kitten, first be aware that your kitten is going to grow up.

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  • If your cat is to be a family cat, bring the whole family into the kitten naming decision process.

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  • Whatever you wind up naming your kitten, he/she will acquire numerous nicknames.

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  • I chose this topic because when it comes to naming your new kitten or cat, sometimes people who are not pet lovers don't understand the depths to which we go to name our new loved ones.

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  • It is the equivalent of naming your child, in my humble opinion.

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  • Whether it's a pet naming book or child naming book, all of them have great suggestions.

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  • Suggestions for Cat Names The following are a few suggestions for naming your new kitten or cat -- I hope you have as much fun as I have had in the past 25 years naming dogs, cats, and horses.

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  • Now let's look for some naming inspiration.

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  • One useful tip when considering naming your kitten after a singer is that your cat may well be around for many more years than a popular singer remains in the charts; as such, a name may date your cat and you!

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  • The extensive history of the domestic feline has nearly exhausted the naming options for cat owners.

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  • Breeders have a particularly difficult time naming their cats, mainly because each litter brings with it a horde of naming challenges.

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  • However, once the fifteenth or sixteenth litter has arrived, the possibilities grow slimmer and naming becomes much more of a challenge.

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  • Another means of gathering unique naming possibilities is to join an massive multiplayer online (MMO) gaming community.

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  • If a man is served with papers naming him as the father of a child and he is not convinced he is the father, he should contact the local CSE office immediately.

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  • These design consultants do everything from naming paint colors to picking room colors for design houses at functions such as the annual Home and Flower Show.

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  • After naming your puppy and selecting the collar color, you walk your dog along the street, avoiding pedestrians and getting other people to pet your puppy.

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  • The menu is flexible, though you can have fun naming the dishes like Far Away Steak and Shrek Fries.

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  • And watch the 3rd season of Dr Who, because I am officially naming this situation "Martha Jones Syndrome."

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  • And watch the 3rd season of Dr Who, because I am officially naming this situation "Martha Jones Syndrome."

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  • Basically, excellent thank you messages to write in cards for weddings consist of naming the item the recipient of the card gave you, telling them why it's perfect for your home and new life with your spouse, and of course a "thank you."

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  • Her popularity has soared since joining the cast of Glee, with Time Magazine naming her one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2010.

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  • Schreiber also said he would be staying out of the naming decision but is adamant that the baby will not share his name.

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  • Rather than naming the top actors, Listal has chosen to honor the top 100 film performances.

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  • If you're thinking of naming your child after a celeb, it's best to check what that celebrity's real name is first!

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  • For example, when Royal Caribbean debuted the new megaship Freedom of the Seas, the ship participated in a naming ceremony in New York.

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  • Naming a new addition to the family can be a fun experience for everyone, so try to include all household members in the process.

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  • When it comes to naming certain animals, sometimes there is a rule of thumb to follow if you want good luck.

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  • Thank goodness there really are no rules or superstitions that you need to worry about when it comes to naming your dog.

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  • When naming your new dog or puppy, the one rule to make sure of is that you do not give your dog a name that sounds like the word "no", like Noah.

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  • So the best advice I can give you is to take your time naming your pet, and talk it over with friends and family members.

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  • You can use these references for naming your puppy.

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  • If you have a great passion in your life, honor it by naming your puppy accordingly.

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  • Surprisingly, women weren't the only ones ready for change; in 1953, Dior created a revival in men's formal suits, naming the collection the H-Line.

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  • While many people can easily name at least a handful of famous female "supermodels," they may have to think before naming some of the guys who've earned fame walking the runway or modeling a famous designer's briefs.

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  • Somewhere in my early 40s, my husband and I were naming all the states we had been to.

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  • An amusement park focuses on individual rides and attractions, but a theme park uses décor, naming, and other small details to create a cohesive environment, a fantasy land that transports visitors into a unique and creative world.

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  • Naming a console after a word that is often a synonym for bathroom behavior (in English) is about as bold as you can get.

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  • Naming your service Gametap is a gutsy move.

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  • For years, a bit of a feud existed between the two concerning naming rights and image.

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  • He remedied this by naming the winery after the steep hill on which his winery now stands.

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  • One of the naming experts at Lexicon thought the miniature buttons on RIM's product looked like the tiny seeds in a strawberry.

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  • Brain processing capabilities can be assessed by spontaneous speech, repetition, reading, naming, writing, and comprehension.

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  • Immediate memory can be tested by naming three objects and asking the child to repeat the named objects immediately, then after five and 15 minute intervals.

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  • In addition, playing word and naming games encourages good speech development and stimulates learning.

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  • Some salons evoke the same commitment to runway-worthy hair for their clients by naming their salon after this iconic symbol.

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  • The ingredient names on personal care products, including hair care products, are part of a naming convention known as the International Nomenclature of Cosmetic Ingredients, or INCI for short.

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