How to use Narrower in a sentence
The tunnel grew narrower as they moved away from the chambers.
This hall was smaller and narrower.
In the narrower sense thus indicated the "fathers" of the Church are the great bishops and other eminent Christian teachers of the earlier centuries, who were conspicuous for soundness of judgment and sanctity of life; and whose writings remained as a court of appeal for their successors.
Occupying the southern slopes of a hill on the left bank of the Earn, here crossed by a bridge, it practically consists of a main street, with narrower streets branching off at right angles.
In France and other European countries there is also an important mileage of metre gauge, and even narrower, on lines of local or secondary importance.Advertisement
Cars of this saloon type have been introduced into England for use on railways which have adopted electric traction, but owing to the narrower loading gauge of British railways it is not usually possible to seat four persons across the width of the car for its whole length, and at the ends the seats have to be placed along the sides of the vehicle.
It must be understood that a railway described as " light " is not necessarily built of narrower gauge than the standard.
It is probable that Moses held the larger rather than the narrower conception of Yahweh's sphere of influence.
The minor importance of his Memoir of John Mason Good (1828) is due to the narrower fame of the subject.
Anopheles is also a more slender insect, with a smaller head, narrower body and thinner legs.Advertisement
It is from this narrower standpoint of an exclusive and confined Judah (and Benjamin) that the traditions as incorporated in the late recensions gain fresh force, and in Israel's renunciation of the Judaean yoke the later hostility between the two may be read between the lines.
Southern examples from Costa Rica and Veragua have the tail-coverts much narrower, and have been considered to form a distinct species, P. costaricensis.
Competition, in the Darwinian sense, is characteristic not only of modern industrial states, but of all living organisms; and in the narrower sense of the " higgling of the market " is found on the Stock Exchange, in the markets of old towns, in medieval fairs and Oriental bazaars.
Ever active, he employed himself in the narrower sphere of repairing the castle and improving its domains and gardens, in shipbuilding on the Clyde, and in the exercise of the virtues of hospitality and charity.
In a somewhat narrower sense, too, the Church of England at bast has never repudiated the conception of the Catholic Church as a divinely instituted organization for the safe-guarding and proclamation of the Christian revelation.Advertisement
In addition to the absence of prehensile power in their tails, douroucoulis, also known as night-apes, are distinguished by their large eyes, the sockets of which occupy nearly the whole front of the upper part of the skull, the partition between the nostrils being in consequence narrower than usual.
In Cappadocia two Persian houses, relics of the old aristocracy of Achaemenian days had carved out principalities, one of which became the kingdom of Pontus and the other the kingdom of Cappadocia (in the narrower sense); the former regarding Mithradates (281-266) as its founder, the latter being the creation of the second Ariarathes (?302-?281).
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But in any scientific discussion the term instinct must be used within narrower limits, and hence it is necessary that the term should be defined.
Instinctive in the popular sense, it does not fall within the narrower definition of the term; it is more conveniently described as innate.Advertisement
The Samoyedes are recognized as having the face more flattened than undoubtedly Finnish stocks; their eyes are narrower, their complexion and hair darker.
The deep bay of Sale or Sumbawa on the north divides the island into two peninsulas, and the isthmus is further reduced by the narrower Bay of Chempi on the south.
There are three distinct and large thoracic segments, whereof the prothorax is narrower than the others; the legs are much shorter and stouter than in the winged insect, with monomerous tarsi terminated by a single claw.
The former becomes narrower and barely attains an average altitude of 3200 ft.
In West Siberia these high plains seem to form a narrower belt towards Barnaul and Semipalatinsk, and are bordered by the Aral-Caspian depression.Advertisement
As Lake Baikal is approached the stream of Russian immigration becomes narrower, being confined mostly to the valley of the Angara, with a string of villages up the Irkut; but it widens out again in Transbaikalia, and sends branches up the Selenga and its tributaries.
In this narrower sense the word has played a great part in ethical systems, which have spoken of the social or parental "affections" as in some sense a part of moral obligation.
The difficulties in the way of solving it are very great, and up to the present time the best authorities are not agreed as to the result, the effect of half a century of research having been merely to reduce the uncertainty within continually narrower limits.
The term "reason" is also used in several narrower senses.
These chapadas and elevations, which are usually described as mountain ranges, are capped by horizontal strata of sandstone and show the original surface, which has been worn away by the rivers, leaving here and there broad flat-topped ridges between river basins and narrower ranges of hills between river courses.
The reefs are narrower than those of the Rand, and the, ore is usually very hard.
In its original sense it connotes attachment to a larger land-mass by a neck of land (isthmus) narrower than the peninsula itself, but it is often extended to apply to any long promontory, the coast-line of which is markedly longer than the landward boundary.
Narrower at the top and surmounted by a spike it distinguishes the Assyrian kings.
Valley gravel borders the Thames, with some interruptions, from Kingston to Greenwich, and extends to a wide belt, with ramifications, from Wandsworth south to Croydon, and in a narrower line from Greenwich towards Bromley.
The working-place in such case is considerably narrower than in rooms or stopes, and there is also greater difficulty in supporting the roof because the projecting beds tend to break close to the point of support where the strain is greatest.
Turning north-east the channel becomes narrower and deeper, and is characterized by occasional reaches of papyrus.
But by the middle of the 4th century the narrower meaning had disappeared.
In the earliest of them, sacrilege in the narrower sense is not a separate class of crime, but the wider usage goes with variations through the different collections.
Unlike the Bovinae, there are frequently glands in the feet; and the upper molar teeth differ from those of that group in their narrower crowns, which lack a distinct inner column.
The skull is narrower and longer than in typical squirrels, and there are distinctive features in the cheek-teeth; but the more aberrant types come much closer to squirrels.
Here the maritime range approaches the ocean, leaving a narrower strip of coast, but the fertile valleys are closer and more numerous.
Sometimes an "adapter" is used; this is simply a tapering tube, the side tube being corked into the wider end, and the condenser on to the narrower end.
A tube closed at the bottom is traversed by an open narrower tube, and the arrangement is fitted in the neck of the distilling flask.
After their separation from the Church, they became narrower and pettier in their conception of Christianity.
But within a somewhat narrower field he worked with patience, industry, and self-denying zeal; his ambition, which seemed to many personal, was rather the outcome of his devotion to the cause of the Church; and in the later years of his life especially he showed that he loved righteousness and hated iniquity, and that he realized as clearly as any one that the service of God was incomplete without the service of man.
The bones of the skeleton generally more resemble those of the Indian elephant than of any other species, but the skull differs in the narrower summit, narrower temporal fossae, and more prolonged incisive sheaths, supporting the roots of the enormous tusks.
The anterior pair reach far beyond the end of the abdomen; the posterior are narrower and not so long.
When closed by the load the width is sufficient to allow it to enter a funnel-shaped guide on a cross-bar of the frame some distance above the bank level, but on reaching the narrower portion of the guide at the top the plates are forced apart which releases the ropes and brings the lugs into contact with the top of the cross-bar which secures the cage from falling.
The narrower part of the Tagus basin lies to the south, and the left-hand tributaries which drain it are almost all mere brooks, dry in summer.
The relation of the Americas to each other and to the rest of the world, as the home of plants and animals, is greatly affected by the breadth of the adjacent oceans, and also by the geologically recent changes of altitude whereby the breadth of the narrower parts of the lands and the oceans has been significantly altered.
Thus it has been used broadly of all theological doctrines, and also in a narrower sense of fundamental beliefs only, confession of which is insisted upon as a term of church communion.
It still means " doctrine " when the collected decreta of Trent bear on their title-page (1564) reference to an Index dogmatum et reformationis; but here " dogma " is already verging towards the narrower and more precise sense - truth defined by church authority.
The ripe ears of the last hang so as to become almost parallel with the stem; they are narrower and longer than in (b), owing to the grains being placed farther apart on the rachis; it includes the Chevalier variety, one of the best for malting purposes.
There have from time to time been various sects or schools of thought that have advocated narrower views.
The apparatus described in the patent specification is an iron cylinder heated by gas rings below, with a narrower cylinder beneath, through which passes upwards a stout iron cathode rod cemented in place by caustic soda solidified in the narrower vessel.
But there is this peculiarity, that the middle segment is sometimes continuous with the broader fore-body, sometimes with the narrower hind-body.
These streets are an eighth of a mile apart, and between each is a narrower street bearing the name of the wider, with the prefix " Little."
As a point of departure for the history of the development of Gnosticism may be taken the numerous little sects which were apparently first included under the name of " Gnostics " in the narrower sense.
Nor is the variety of its forms imposed upon it from without; there is neither external teleology in nature, nor mechanism in the narrower sense.
The aboriginal occupants of the greater part of North America were comparatively few in number, and except in Mexico were not advanced beyond the savage state, The geological processes that placed a much narrower ocean between North America and western Europe than between North America and eastern Asia secured to the New World the good fortune of being colonized by the leading peoples of the occidental Old World, instead of by the less developed races of the Orient.
A section of the coastal plain, from North Carolina to southern New Jersey, resembles the plain farther south in general form and quality of soils, but besides being narrower, it is further characterized by several embayments or arms of the sea, caused by a slight depression of the land after mature valleys had been eroded in the plain.
This valley in the coastal plain, with the much narrower rock-walled valley of the upper river in the prairie states, is the true valley of the S3ississippi river; but in popular phrase the Mississippi valley is taken to include a large central part of the Mississippi drainage basin.
The Columbia river has entrenched itself in a canyon-like valley around the northern and Western side of the lava plains; Snake river has cut a deeper canyon farther south-east where the plains are higher and has disclosed the many lava sheets which build up the plains, occasionally revealing a buried mountain in which the superposed river has cut an even narrower canyon.
He has powers which are in ordinary times narrower than those of a European prime minister; but these powers are more secure, for instead of depending on the pleasure of a parliamentary majority, they run on to the end of his term.
The lower molars resemble generally those of the upper jaw, but are narrower.
It Implies A Year Differing In Excess From The True Year Only By 19.45 Sec., While The Gregorian Year Is Too Long By 26 Sec. It Produces A Much Nearer Coincidence Between The Civil And Solar Years Than The Gregorian Method; And, By Reason Of Its Shortness Of Period, Confines The Evagations Of The Mean Equinox From The True Within Much Narrower Limits.
Many of them, like ungulates, are specialized for swift running, and have unusually long limbs, with ridges developed on the articular surfaces of the lower bones; the clavicles are more or less reduced; the thorax is more compressed than usual, with a narrower breast-bone; and there is a marked tendency to the reduction or loss of the lateral toes, more especially in the hind limb.
It is evident that by the use of a spectroheliograph of sufficiently high dispersion, photographs may be taken of vapours in the sun represented by lines narrower than those of calcium and hydrogen.
In a narrower sense each of the records of the life and teaching of Christ preserved in the writings of the four " evangelists " is described as a Gospel.
Now, Kant and his followers start from this second and narrower meaning, and usually narrow it still more by assuming that what appears to the senses is as mental as the sensation, being undistinguishable from it or from the idea of it, and that an appearance is a mental idea(Vorstellung) of sense; and then they conclude that we can know by inference nothing but such mental appearances, actual and possible, and therefore nothing beyond sensory experience.
We know only that about 142 Hadrian's successor, Antoninus Pius, acting through his general Lollius Urbicus, advanced from the Tyne and Solway frontier to the narrower isthmus between Forth and Clyde, 36 m.
The form he recommends for the needle is that of "a true circle, having his Axis going out beyond the circle, at each end narrow and narrower, unto a reasonable sharpe point, and being pure steele as the circle it selfe is, having in the middest a convenient receptacle to place the capitell in."
Dalmatic and tunicle are now, however, practically identical in shape and size; though, strictly, the latter should be somewhat smaller and with narrower arms. In most countries, e.g.
In his treatment of this narrower question he had the works of Alberico Gentili and Ayala before him, and has acknowledged his obligations to them.
In a narrower use of the name, Guinea is the coast only from Cape Palmas to the Gabun estuary.
About 40% of the endemic element in the alpine flora are endemic also in the narrower sense, i.e.
In the case of narrower lines, however, higher dispersion is required to prevent the light of the continuous spectrum on either side of the dark line from blotting out the monochromatic image.
All the principal lines of walk should be broad enough to allow at least three persons to walk abreast; the others may be narrower, but a multitude of narrow walks has a puny effect.
Both are outside the limits of the Campagna in the narrower sense; but similar tombs were found (though less accurately observed) in travertine quarries between Rome and Tivoli.
The fixed population of the Campagna in the narrower sense (as distinct from the hills) is less than 1000.
Teleology, in this narrower sense, as the study of the adaptation of organic structures to the service of the organisms in which they occur, was completely revolutionized by Darwinism and the research founded on it.
The Celtiberi, in this narrower sense, were not so much one tribe as a group of cantonsArevaci, Pelendones, Berones and four or five others.
In the so-called narrower assembir (Engere Versammlung), for the transaction of ordinary business, Austria, Prussia, Bavaria, Saxony, Hanover, Wurttemberg, Baden, Hesse-Cassel, Hesse-Darmstadt, Holstein and Luxemburg had one vote each; while the remaining twenty-eight states were divided into six curiae, of which each had but a single vote.
The mud rake for mixing mortar is rather narrower than the modern form.
This relation to a "good" must not, however, be construed as a doctrine of ethics in the narrower sense; nor is its "utilitarianism" to be confused with the hedonism of the British associationists.
Among them there exist, as will be seen hereafter, many well-marked but isolated natural groups, and their inclusion in the larger group is generally felt to be a matter of convenience rather than the expression of a belief in their close inter-relationship. Efforts are therefore continually being made by successive writers to exclude certain outlying sub-groups, and to reserve the term Algae for a central group reconstituted on a more natural basis within narrower limits.
It is perhaps desirable, in an article like this, to treat of algae in the widest possible sense in which the term may be used, an indication being at the same time given of the narrower senses in which it has been proposed to employ it.
Sakhalin is separated from the mainland by the narrow and shallow Strait of Tartary or Mamiya Strait, which often freezes in winter in its narrower part, and from Yezo (Japan) by the Strait of La Perouse.
A glen is a narrower and steeper-sided valley than a strath, though the names have not always been applied with discrimination.
The glens are more numerous there and on the whole deeper and narrower.
On the other hand, those who maintain the narrower view of the effect of naturalization in the United Kingdom naturally hold that colonial naturalization has no effect at all outside the British possession in which it is granted.
At the same time he was in favour of making the creed of the Church as wide as possible - " not narrower than that which is even now the test of its membership, the Apostles' Creed " - and of throwing down all barriers which could be wisely dispensed with to admission to its ministry.
They emphasized His relation to humanity as a whole, in contrast to such narrower titles as " Son of Abraham " or " Son of David."
In the narrower sense of "Mass" it is first found in St Ambrose 20, 4, ed.
In the narrower circle of his friends his birthdays were the signal for congratulatory verses.
The geological processes that placed a much narrower ocean between North America and western Europe than between North America and eastern Asia secured to the New World the good fortune of being colonized by the leading peoples of the occidental Old World, instead of by the less developed races of the Orient.
The middle term, though conceived as an intermediary or linking term, gets its name as intermediate in a homogeneous scheme of quantity, where it cannot be of narrower extension than the subject nor wider than the predicate of the conclusion.
In the Hegelian school in the narrower sense the logic of the master receives some exegesis and defence upon single points of doctrine rather than as a whole.
In the old town, with its partly demolished fortifications, houses, shops and warehouses are more closely packed and the streets are narrower than in most East Indian towns, and, although a considerable number of Europeans live in this quarter, the outlying quarters, such as Simpang (where is the government house) and Tuntungan, are preferable for residence.
The abnormal amplitude is greater, and is restricted to a narrower range of frequency, the smaller the friction.
After invagination is completed, the embryo begins to elongate, the blastopore becomes narrower, and the dorsal wall of the gastrula loses its convexity, and becomes flattened to form the dorsal plate, the outer layer of which is the primordium of the neurochord and the inner layer the primordium of the notochord.
If the supply be diminished, the narrower field open to the risks of infancy has the immediate effect of further decreasing the mortality.
Double sets of plates are placed on the main machine, which is capable of taking twenty-four pages, but by using narrower rolls the number of pages may be reduced to either sixteen or twenty if a smaller paper is desired.
That portion of the machine which prints the cover is fed from a narrower reel of a different colour of paper from that used for the inside pages.
The female is somewhat smaller and has a lighter and narrower head.
This inlet expands into five broad gulfs, united by narrower channels, and forms one of the finest natural harbours in Europe.
The term has a narrower and more specific use in the system of Schopenhauer, who applies it to his doctrine that the will does not die but manifests itself afresh in new individuals.
The shell is narrower at the posterior end and is slightly curved to the dorsal side.
This narrower meaning is the subject of the rest of this article.
Therefore, although much of the past has been handed down to us in epic, in ballad and in the legends of folk-lore, we must turn from them to what became history in the narrower sense.
Of equal or even more intense power, though of narrower scope, is an unfinished monochrome preparation for a St Jerome, found accidentally at Rome by Cardinal Fesch and now in the Vatican gallery; this also seems to belong to the first Florentine period, but isnot mentioned in documents.
He became the founder of logic, psychology, ethics and aesthetics as separate sciences; while he prefixed to all such (comparatively) special inquiries the investigation of the ultimate nature of existence as such, or of those first principles which are common to, and presupposed in, every narrower field of knowledge.
It has frequently tended, however, and still tends, to be used as specially convertible with the narrower term "metaphysics."
The thick tuberous stem becomes rapidly narrower, and passes gradually downwards into a tap-root.
Mayor's show in London is the most conspicuous survival; the processions connected with royal coronations and with court ceremonies generally; the processions of friendly societies, so popular in Great Britain and America; processions organized as a demonstration of political or other opinions; processions forming part of the ceremonies of public worship. In a narrower sense of "going forth, proceeding," the term is used in the technical language of theology in the phrase "Procession of the Holy Ghost," expressing the relation of the Third Person in the Triune Godhead to the Father and the Son.
He had consistently advocated Alexander's project of a "universal union," symbolized by the Holy Alliance, in contradistinction to the narrower system of the alliance of the great powers; and, when the Greek insurrection broke out, he did much to determine the tsar to sacrifice his sympathy with the Orthodox Greeks to his dream of the European confederation (see Alexander I., emperor of Russia).
The valley of the Cauca is much narrower than that of the Magdalena, and between Cartago and Caceres the mountain ranges on both sides press down upon the river and confine it to a narrow canyon.
The alimentary,or intestinal, canal varies greatly in relative length and capacity in different mammals, and also offers manifold peculiarities of form, being sometimes a simple cylindrical tube of nearly uniform calibre throughout, but more often subject to alterations of form and capacity in different portions of its course - the most characteristic and constant being the division into an upper and narrower and a lower and wider portion, called respectively the small and the large intestine; the former being arbitrarily divided into duodenum, jejunum and ileum, and the latter into colon and rectum.
The introduction of the air and the removal of the ashes takes place at the narrower ends.
The town itself is not very strongly fortified, the principal fortifications being farther down the Dardanelles, where the passage is narrower.
True, in the theologian properly so called the scientific interest is strong; where the religious or practical interest is stronger, you get church rulers or administrators in a narrower sense.
The streets, never very wide, became narrower, and the porticoes along their sides were almost everywhere removed.
Both the broader and narrower leaves may be more or less deeply divided, and both forms may occur on the same shoot.
From the mountain Lapp the forest (or, as he used to be called, the spruce-fir) Lapp is mainly distinguished by the narrower limits within which he pursues his nomadic life.
As we saw, his distinction between practical and speculative Wisdom belongs to the deepest of his disagreements with his master; and in the case of StKatoQ5vi again he distinguishes the wider use of the term to express Law-observance, which (he says) coincides with the social side of virtue generally, and its narrower use for the virtue that " aims at a kind of equality," whether (I) in the distribution of wealth, honour, &c., or (2) in commercial exchange, or (3) in the reparation of wrong done.
For morality implies a power in the individual of rising above the interests of his own narrower self and identifying himself in the pursuit of a universal good with the true interests of all other selves.
The modern form, with the tip of the bowl narrower than the base and the rounded end of the handle turned down, came into use about 1760.
In a narrower sense, Ulema is used, in a Muslim state, of a council of such learned men, holding government appointments.
It is lower than the west though still bold in many places; the inlets are narrower and less deep, but more easily accessible, as appears from the commercial importance of the harbours of Cork and Waterford.
In the extreme north and south the climate is a warm temperate one, the northern countries being on the whole hotter and drier than those in the southern zone; the south of the continent being narrower than the north, the influence of the surrounding ocean is more felt.
In its commonest acceptation, however, positivism is both narrower and wider than this.
The Inferior Oolite, somewhat narrower than the Lias, extends from the boundary with Rutland due north past Lincoln to the vicinity of the Humber; it forms the Cliff of Lincolnshire with a strong escarpment facing westward.
The Arabian, or Nubian, ibex (C. nubiana) is characterized by the more slender type of horn, in which the front edge is much narrower; while the Simien ibex (C. vali) of Central Abyssinia is a very large and dark-coloured animal, with the horns black instead of brownish, and bearing only slightly marked front ridges.
The lower teeth are much narrower than the upper.
It consists of a compressed intermolar portion with a flat upper surface, broad behind and becoming narrower in front, and of a depressed anterior part rather shorter than the former, which is narrow behind and widens towards the evenly rounded apex.
Of the salivary glands the parotid is by far the largest, elongated in the vertical direction, and narrower in the middle than at either end.
The descending colon is much narrower than the rest, and not sacculated, and, being considerably longer than the distance it has to traverse, is thrown into numerous folds.
It is slightly narrower at its attached extremity than at its free end.
The structure of the ribbed Sigillariae, as at present known, essentially resembles that of a medullate Lepidodendron, though the ring of primary wood is narrower.
However the center column shows that the rate of fall was greater for the narrower pallet aperture.
Letterbox format A technique for showing a wider aspect ratio format on narrower aspect ratio screen displayed in its original aspect ratio.
These two are taller and narrower than the 3 drawer bedside cabinet and the Pot Cupboard & drawer.
Only then does the 883 get a narrower bore, which extends to its cylinder head, compared to the 1200.
Architecture The church consists of a nave and slightly narrower chancel, a west tower and a south vestry.
This chest is almost the same height as the Deep 5 drawer chest but is narrower and not quite as deep.
He argued that a much narrower definition of money was required.
Narrower age bands could be assigned to children, especially those that had dentitions surviving.
These two are taller and narrower than the 3 drawer bedside cabinet and the Pot Cupboard & drawer bedside cabinet and the Pot Cupboard & drawer.
Without the viking empire vote, Latvia's victory would have been far narrower.
Both types are a simple pinnate form but the pinnae of the spore producing fronds are very much narrower.
Explain that the blood vessel leaving a glomerulus is narrower than the one entering it and so pressure in the glomerular capillaries is high.
They were steeper and narrower than he had expected and he was grateful for the shiny brass handrails on either side.
They are linked together by a narrower portion of tissue called the isthmus.
It is narrower and more shallow than any of the other navigable lodes and was probably only used by small Fen Lighters.
The slightly narrower aim is to reply to two charges of intellectual parricide made against Plato.
In both species. the male can be recognized by the longer, narrower and more pointed tail some males have a concave plastron.
A triple wooden arcade is set below it consisting of wide two-centred arches on either side of a narrower arch with carved spandrels.
It has a much narrower substrate specificity than the soluble form.
In this interpretation, narrower terms are not subsumed.
Remember to be flexible and to consider synonyms, related terms, broader terms, narrower terms and spelling variations.
You will need to consider spelling variants, abbreviations, alternative meanings and to identify broader and narrower terms.
Narrower frames at the rear mean the drive side spokes are almost vertical in path up to the rim.
Defined shoulders create the illusion of a narrower waist.
Bad Company 1977 A fine V section bow blends into a rounded mid section and narrower waterline aft.
The NZ and star watermark is narrower, but is often difficult to see.
The real meaning of Lotze's teaching is reached only by patient study, and those who in a larger or narrower sense call themselves his followers will probably feel themselves indebted to him more for the general direction he has given to their thoughts, for the tone he has imparted to their inner life, for the seriousness with which he has taught them to consider even small affairs and practical duties, and for the indestructible confidence with which his philosophy permits them to disregard the materialism of science, the scepticism of shallow culture, the disquieting results of philosophical and historical criticism.
Either the fuller or the narrower way of dealing with theism will differ according to the philosophical stand rather the history of many and diverse theistic schemes.
Among the Capitellidae, which in several respects resemble the Oligochaeta, wide and short gonad ducts coexist in the same segments with nephridia, the latter being narrower and longer.
On the other hand, not a few disorders proved to be alien to classes to which narrower views of causation had referred them; of such are tabes dorsalis, neuritis, infantile palsy or tetanus, now removed from the category of primary nervous diseases and placed in one or other of the class of infections; or, conversely, certain forms of disease of the joints are now regarded with some certainty as members of more than one series of diseases chiefly manifest in the nervous system.
The term strictly includes "newspapers" (q.v.), but in the narrower sense usually intended it is distinguished as a convenient expression for periodical publications which differ from newspapers in not being primarily for the circulation of news or information of ephemeral interest, and in being issued at longer intervals.
The nave had an aisle on each side, the north noticeably the narrower, the south furnished with eight chapels, one in each bay.
But whilst, in its more comprehensive acceptation, the term Hinduism would thus range over the entire historical development of Brahmanical India, it is also not infrequently used in a narrower sense, as denoting more especially the modern phase of Indian social and religious institutions - from the earlier centuries of the Christian era down to our own days - as distinguished from the period dominated by the authoritative doctrine of pantheistic belief, formulated by the speculative theologians during the centuries immediately succeeding the Vedic period (see Brahmanism).
As the ellipse degenerates into the straight line joining its foci, the contracted parts of the unduloid become narrower, till at last the figure becomes a series of spheres in contact.
The Arya Samaj is not an eclectic system like the Brahma Samaj, which strives to find the common basis underlying all the great religions, and its narrower scope and corresponding intensity of conviction have won it a greater strength.
In Axminster, the A358 has been rerouted to avoid some of the narrower streets.
A spider phaeton was a lighter version of a phaeton, having narrower, spindly wheels and two-seat accommodation.
These should be tapered slightly - the bottom edge slightly narrower than the gap, the top edge slightly wider than the gap.
You can include all narrower terms of a broad thesaurus term by selecting to explode the term in your search.
For those you more interested in kickflips, grinds, and other "street" tricks, a narrower board will make it easier for you to perform those more technical tricks.
Some safety concerns indicate that a left-tilt saw may indeed be a better purchase, particularly if you specialize in cutting narrower pieces while working.
If the new border is narrower, you may have a problem.
If you have a broad face, turn your face away from the main light source in the photo to create narrower shadows and flattering lines.
While they are sometimes wider at the waist than classic skis, the overall ski is significantly narrower.
A California King has a mattress dimension of 72" by 84", which is narrower but longer than standard king size beds.
The pendent flowers are pure white, globose, and contracted to a much narrower mouth than in E. campanulatus.
Iris Gatesi - A handsome Flag from Armenia, and very near to susiana, but the rhizome is more compact, and the foliage smaller, shorter, and narrower.
At a little distance these low densely-branched little trees look like a Bay or a Holly Oak, only the leaf is smaller and narrower, with a powdery golden under-surface of beautiful effect when stirred by wind.
P. autumnale, or chinense, from China and Japan, is taller and more robust than P. grandiflorum, with narrower leaves, but more dense, and its flowers, though smaller, are pretty evenly distributed along the upper half of the stems.
This also has several forms, such as buxifolia, with short rounded leaves; oleaefolia, in which they are longer and narrower; and pendula, with a diffuse habit.
The rhizome is compact, rather slender, the foliage being not unlike that of iberica, but narrower.
The leaves are narrower than I. iberica, and for the most part erect, the stem being about 6 inches in length, more or less, but it seems to vary a good deal.
Sternbergia Sicula - A form with narrower leaves and segments than the type, while the Cretan variety has considerably larger flowers.
Some of its forms are more resistant, the hardiest of all being the Powerscourt variety, with a narrower and more glaucous leaf of erect growth, and about 6 feet long.
T. angustifolia is like it except in the size of the narrower leaves and spike, and of the two is perhaps the more graceful.
In habit it closely resembles C. plantaginea, forming a comparatively compact mass, increasing by short side growths; the leaves are intermediate, narrower than those of C. plantaginea, but not showing the distinct petiole of C. polyrrhiza.
It is much dwarfer than K. aloides, its leaves are much narrower, while its flowers are smaller and its bright green leaves are in dense rosettes, narrow, very pointed, and almost three-cornered.
V. nigrum has more slender stems, narrower leaves, and blackish-purple flowers.
The guard petals are long and broad, but inside they grow shorter and narrower towards the centre.
Raised beds are usually narrower than ground-planted beds, making it easier to work among plants to do common tasks such as weeding, watering, staking and harvesting.
Smaller decorative doors and a narrower opening often distinguish the walk-in linen closet from other doorways in the bathroom.
Board and batten consists of wide boards with the joints covered by narrower pieces of cedar trim.
The setup you have now probably has a smaller mirror and a narrower light fixture than you'll need for a double sink.
A half inch shorter top to bottom and about three quarters of an inch narrower from side to side is a good ratio, but read any ordering instructions offered by the window manufacturer to be sure.
One might make it with a wider circle, while another might choose to design a narrower cross or decorate it with different markings.
Instead of the classic four-in-hand knot, which is narrower in shape, Edward VIII preferred a larger knot.
With a narrower brim, it still shields the eyes without being as much of a statement as a wider brimmed Fedora.
As you grow older, the muscle tone in your throat decreases and your throat becomes narrower.
This is because men typically have narrower airways than women do.
The EG-5 has a slightly more square, slightly narrower outline than the EG-1.
While most styles are more masculine and boxy, Wolfpak, Digit, and Hi-Fi have a narrower, rounder silhouette.
Some are narrower, so as to be less noticeable, and others are more ostentatious and quirky.
These are a narrower and smaller fit and can fit a woman's face.
They have a longer, narrower bowl and smaller mouth than the chardonnay glass and allow the aroma of fruity white wines to fully develop and concentrate at the top of the glass.
Many pre-purchased wine cellars are designed to hold standard wine bottles, which are typically narrower than Champagne bottles.
Find your exact trailer from the narrower list of campers sorted by lengths and widths and names.
This follow-up, compared with its predecessor, is slightly narrower, longer, and thicker.
Cholesterol and fats are more likely to build up on the walls of damaged arteries, making them even narrower.
But physicians typically apply a narrower definition, restricting the diagnosis of oligomenorrhea to women whose periods were regularly established before they developed problems with infrequent flow.
Thus, even at comparable stature, females are shorterlegged and shorter-handed than boys; in addition, girls' bones are more gracile (narrower) than boys and are, therefore, more affected by adult bone loss.
This softens the jaw line, giving it a narrower look.
Not only will these layers help balance the weight of your face, jaw length layers will also draw attention to your chin, which tends to be a narrower feature on most women.
Finally, be sure to balance the hairstyle with body proportions, and choose styles to make the face and body profile look narrower.
A blunt cut doesn't have to be boring and is ideal if you have finer hair texture, especially if your facial features are narrower at your chin.
Second, you have a narrower range of possibilities because, in my opinion, generally the more attractive and sexier menswear is going to be more classic and masculine.
Body Body has a large selection of slingshot thongs, and features a more risqué version of the criss-cross; it gives you a nearly completely bare back and is cut narrower across the front.
The shorter and narrower they are, the better for a young boy, so as to reduce billowing.
The Giant version of this toy chest is one-inch longer and a half-inch narrower than the original.
A pear or triangle has narrower shoulders and upper torso; weight gain can be seen in hips, legs, and thighs.
Petite jackets are narrower in the shoulder, shorter in the sleeves and are cut shorter in length than a regular sized jacket.
When tailored specifically for the petite frame, a denim jacket will have narrower shoulders, so that the jacket doesn't look as if it's too big.
The Gap Petites line features narrower shoulders, shorter length and armholes set higher than standard sizes.
Medium trees have a narrower base, and slim or pencil trees are the narrowest.
Right hand rings are often arranged vertically along the length of the finger rather than encircling it with a narrower design.
Young women typically have very slender, delicate fingers, and narrower shapes such as the marquise are lovely options.
Narrower designs may use less detailed logos or other Harley-related elements.
Fingers are naturally narrower in the early morning and thicker at night, so an afternoon size is the best for an average figure.
It's easier to do it if you have a wide band, but it's possible to have a professional jeweler engrave a narrower band as well.
Most of the time, writing as a newspaper journalist involves a narrower range of subjects than what is found when writing for magazines.
The Milano Vertical Laptop Wheeler is taller and narrower than many wheeled business bags.
If you have your heart set on a certain pair of shoes, it's always worth asking the store to contact the manufacturer to find out if a narrower fit is available.
This is important because not only are women's feet generally smaller than men's, but they also tend to be narrower and shaped slightly differently.
According to the Sebago website, women have higher insteps, longer toes, longer calf muscles, and narrower feet than men.
They also run a bit wide, so people with very narrow feet may not be able to wear them at all, although a narrower version will soon be available.
There are wider watchbands as well as narrower, and higher and lower quality watch movements . With so many options, you're sure to find the right bracelet and watch duo!
The material at the sides is narrower and smaller.
The street below was narrower than it appeared on TV and packed with cars and elegantly dressed men and women walking to a gathering across the street --probably the soiree Andre had mentioned.
Like Heine, Auerbach and Steinthal, he rose superior to the narrower ideals of the German Jews, and took a leading place in German literature and thought.
The upper incisors are nearly equal and vertical, with the first slightly longer, narrower, and separated from the rest.
The Coal Measures become narrower in the south, until, owing to the eastward projection of the highlands, the Lower Palaeozoic rocks reach the coast.
The narrower term "orchestration" is applied to the instrumentation of orchestral music. Since the most obvious differences of timbre are in those of various instruments, the art which blends and contrasts timbre is most easily discussed as the treatment of instruments; but we must use this term with philosophic breadth and allow it to include voices.
The endoderm of the planula now acquires a cavity, and at the narrower pole a mouth is formed, giving rise to the primary siphon.
Some psychologists prefer to restrict the term to the narrower use which excludes all mental states in which particulars are cognized, even though the universal be present also.
Peter had endeavoured to import from western Europe the essentials of good government and such of the useful arts as were required for the development of the natural resources of the country; Catherine did likewise, but she did not restrict herself to purely utilitarian aims in the narrower sense of the term.
If we seek the peculiar and definite results of the Crusades, we must turn to narrower issues.
The stairs had become narrower and Zeb and the Wizard often had to help Jim pull the buggy from one step to another, or keep it from jamming against the rocky walls.
If the human soul is a force in the narrower sense, a substance, and not a combination of substances, then, as in the nature of things there is no transition from existence to non-existence, we cannot naturally conceive the end of its existence, any more than we can anticipate a gradual annihilation of its existence."