He leaned away from her, against the counter on the opposite side of the kitchen.
He started around the breakfast bar, and she kept pace with him on the opposite side.
He stopped at the opposite side of the table, within reach if he chose, which she suspected he would if she so much as flinched toward the access pad.
He set the timer for the explosions to start on the opposite side of the planet, startled when the first went off as soon as he gave the order.
The stone cliffs that walled the road on the opposite side wept icicles from every crevice, covering the surface in massive clusters of crystal spikes that sparkled in the dazzling sunlight.
She positioned her hands on the opposite side of the car and grinned back at him.
He drew closer once more, pausing on the opposite side of the counter, watching her in a way that left her feeling as if she was standing naked in his living room, armed with a gun.
Sheerness has some trade in corn and seed,, and there is steamboat connexion with Port Victoria, on the opposite side of the Medway; with Southend, on the opposite side of the Thames; and with Chatham and London, and the town is in some favour as a seaside resort.
N.N.E., on the opposite side of the Pulwar, rises a perpendicular wall of rock, in which four similar tombs are cut, at a considerable height from the bottom of the valley.
above Suhag, on the opposite side of the river, whence there is railway communication with Cairo and Assuan.
Occasionally on a double-track railway one platform placed between the tracks serves both of them; this " island " arrangement, as it is termed, has the advantage that more tracks can be readily added without disturbance of existing buildings, but when it is adopted the exit from the trains is at the opposite side to that which is usual, and accidents have happened through passengers alighting at the usual side without noticing the absence of a platform.
It then runs back to the train to repeat the operation, but while it is doing so a second engine similarly equipped has poled away a batch of wagons on the opposite side.
Holdheim (q.v.) and Geiger (q.v.) led the reform movement in Germany and at the present day the effects of the movement are widely felt in America on the Liberal side and on the opposite side in the work of the neo-orthodox school founded by S.
of Cairo by rail, the railway station being on the opposite side of the river.
As a parliamentary burgh Dumfries includes Maxwelltown, on the opposite side of the river, which otherwise belongs to Kirkcudbrightshire.
But some parts of the old town have been rebuilt, and there is a modern suburb on the opposite side of the Ebro.
On the opposite side of the bay is Gallow Hill, the old place of execution of witches and criminals.
Victrix was situated near the site of the cathedral, and a municipality (colonia) grew up, near where the railway station now is, on the opposite side of the Ouse.
The promontory itself consisted of two parts - the hill of Munychia, and the projection of Acte; on the opposite side of the great harbour was the outwork of Eetioneia.
bank of the Nile, the railway station being on the opposite side of the river.
On the opposite side of Betanzos Bay (the p yas Acµl i v or Portus Magnus of the ancients) is the great port of Corunna or Coruna.
to the bottom, upon coaling the charge, are taken out with a skimmer and discharged into the neighbouring kettle (say to the right) until about two-thirds of the original charge has been removed; then the liquid enriched lead is ladled into the kettle on the opposite side.
The appendage carrying the gill-book stands out on the surface of the body in Limulus, and has other portions developed besides the gill-book and its base; it is fused with its fellow of the opposite side On the other hand, in Scorpio, the gill-book-bearing apFIG.
It is decorated with diamond or steel-point etching, and bears on one side the date 1586, and on the opposite side the words " In God is al mi trust."
In 1803 Hamilton was made the county-seat; in 1810 it was incorporated as a village; in 1854 it annexed the town of Rossville on the opposite side of the river; and in 1857 it was made a city.
A wonderfully accurate register, or successive superposition of each block, is got mainly by the skill of the printer, who is assisted only by a mark defining one corner and another mark showing the opposite side limit.
Some time elapsed before this example found followers, but ultimately a programme was elaborated and carried out having for its basis a grand trunk line extending the whole length of the main island from Aomori on the north to Shimonoseki on the south, a distance of 1153 m.; and a continuation of the same line throughout the length of the southern island of KiQshiO, from Moji on the northwhich lies on the opposite side of the strait from Shimonosekito Kagoshima on the south, a distance of 2323/4 m.; as well as a line from Moji to Nagasaki, a distance of 1631/8 m.
In 1893 the borough of Birmingham, on the opposite side of the Naugatuck, was annexed to Derby, and Derby was chartered as a city.
The opposite side can be studied in Calderwood's History.
In some cases four guides are used - two to each of the long sides of the cage; but a more general arrangement is to have three - two on one side, and the third in an intermediate position on the opposite side.
The tubs are then removed or struck by the landers, who pull them forward on to the platform, which is covered with cast iron plates; at the same time empty ones are pushed in from the opposite side.
The empty tubs are carried by a corresponding arrangement on the opposite side.
On the opposite side of the agora was an extensive Bouleuterion or senate-house.
the lateral) faces being a triangle with an angular point in one end of the figure and its opposite side in the other.
The principal points on the shores are Glengyle, formerly a fastness of the Macgregors, the Trossachs, the Goblins' Cave on Ben Venue, and Stronachlachar (Gaelic, "the mason's nose"), from which there is a ferry to Coilachra on the opposite side.
On the opposite side of the river the country spreads out low and level like a sea.
The banks are disintegrated along this part of the river and built up again on the opposite side to their original height in the extraordinarily short time of two or three years, the channel remaining all the while narrow.
i (5), one of the labial tentacles n is also thrown back to show the mouth w, and the two left gill-plates are reflected to show the gill-plates of the right side (rr, rq) projecting behind the foot, the inner or median plate of each side being united by concrescence to its fellow of the opposite side along a continuous line (aa).
The chantry of St Edmund the Martyr which stood on the opposite side of the town was a part of Edward III.'s endowment to the priory, and became so famous as a place of pilgrimage, especially for those on their way to Canterbury, that the part of Watling Street which crossed there towards London was sometimes called " St Edmund's Way.
Round the town lies a cluster of suburban villages, Polish Folwark, Russian Folwark, Zinkovtsui, Karvasarui, &c.; and on the opposite side of the river, accessible by a wooden bridge, stands the castle which long frowned defiance across the Dniester to Khotin in Bessarabia.
On the same side with the kitchen, and also on the opposite side (south-east), there were some smaller rooms.
yet her acts of concession and conciliation were such as no fanatic on the opposite side could have approved.
To the north of the castle is the Arena, a kind of circus erected by Napoleon in 1805; while facing the castle on the opposite side of the park is the Arco della Pace, begun by Napoleon in 1806 from the designs of Cagnola to mark the beginning of the Simplon Road, but finished by the Austrians in 1833.
The half-fan is a combination of the two forms, but as regards pruning does not materially differ from the horizontal, as two opposite side branches are produced in succession upwards till the space is filled, only they are not taken out so abruptly, but are allowed to rise at an acute angle and then to curve into the horizontal line.
apart are driven to the opposite side of the pipe, and at right angles to these, and 36 ft.
On the opposite side of the river, which is here crossed by a bridge, lies the township of Lechhausen.
The railways radiating from the city to inland points are the Bahia & Alagoinhas which is under construction to Joazeiro, on the Sao Francisco river, a short line to Santo Amaro, and two lines - the Bahia Central and the Nazareth tramway - extending inland from points on the opposite side of the bay.
higher up on the opposite side of the Nile, and Heliopolis was 5 or 6 m.
To the west, on the opposite side of a wide opening which was called the British Channel, appeared glacier-covered land, and an island lay to the northward.
On the opposite side of the river is the village of Khairabad, with a fort, also erected by Akbar according to some, or by Nadir Shah according to others.
of Gibraltar, on the opposite side of the Bay of Algeciras.
On the opposite side of the White House is a massive granite building of the State, War and Navy Departments, 567 ft.
The house in which Lincoln died is on the opposite side of the street, and contains relics of Lincoln collected by O.
On the opposite side of the Potomac, in Virginia, and adjoining Fort Myer, a military post (named in honour of General Albert James Myer (1827-1880), who introduced in 1870 a system of meteorological observations at army posts) with reservation of 186 acres, is Arlington, a National Cemetery (of 408.33 acres), in which lie buried 21,106 soldiers killed in the Civil War and in the war with Spain; among the distinguished officers buried here are General Philip Henry Sheridan, Admiral David Dixon Porter, General Joseph Wheeler and General Henry W.
EDWARDSVILLE, a borough of Luzerne county, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., on the north branch of the Susquehanna river, adjoining Kingston and close to the north-western limits of Wilkes-Barre (on the opposite side of the river), in the northeastern part of the state; the official name of the post office is Edwardsdale.
His style has frequently been blamed for its obscurity and difficulty, but this is due to two causes: his habit of compressing his arguments into narrow compass, and of always writing with the opposite side of the case in view, so that it has been said of the Analogy that it raises more doubts than it solves.
15 f., are, if not decisive, at any rate superior to any references which can be urged fairly on the opposite side.
Chatellerault is situated on the right and eastern bank of the Vienne; it is connected with the suburb of Chateauneuf on the opposite side of the river by a stone bridge of the 16th and 17th centuries, guarded at the western extremity by massive towers.
Howrah, on the opposite side of the Hugh, is the terminus of three great railway systems, and also the headquarters of the jute industry and other large factories.
When Washington, in the autumn of 1776, was no longer able to hold the lower Hudson he retreated across New Jersey to the Delaware near Trenton and seizing every boat for miles up the river he placed his dispirited troops on the opposite side and left the pursuing army no means of crossing.
Several bridges connect it with Menasha, on the opposite side of the river, and the two cities form one industrial community.
In all the Phyllopoda the number of endites is six, and the proximal one is more or less distinctly specialized as a gnathobase, working against its fellow of the opposite side in seizing food and transferring it to the mouth.
On the opposite side at the foot of the Bluff land has been reclaimed and extensive accommodation provided for ships coaling.
In the case of very tall exposed buildings of small depth, the vertical load on the columns due to wind pressure in the opposite side of the building must be computed and allowed for, and in case the lower columns are without lateral support their bending moment must be sufficient to resist the lateral pressure due to wind and eccentricity of loading.
In the hill on the opposite side of the river are tombs of the VIth to XIIth dynasties, opened by Lord Grenfell in 1885-1886.
Lake Masaya occupies an extinct crater; the isolated volcano of Masaya (3000 ft.) on the opposite side of the lake was active at the time of the conquest of Nicaragua in 1522, and the conquerors, thinking the lava they saw was gold, had themselves lowered into the crater at the risk of their lives.
Merwa is a similar platform, formerly covered with a single arch, on the opposite side of the valley.
Many orifices through which water at first only dribbled were thus caused to discharge water with great force, and entirely free from sand, against the opposite side of the well, while the general result was to increase the inflow of water many times, and to entirely prevent the intrusion of sand.
On the opposite side of the street is the fine building of the Union Bank.
Three years later, at the instance of the same body, Jones-Town (Old Town) was laid out on the opposite side of Jones's Falls, and in 1745 these two towns were consolidated.
present Washington county, was originally marked with milestones brought from England, every fifth of which bore on one side the arms of Baltimore and on the opposite side those of Penn; but the difficulties in transporting them to the westward were so great that many of them were not set up. Owing to the removal of the stone marking the north-east corner of Maryland, this point was again determined and marked in1849-1850by Lieut.-Colonel J.
On the opposite side of the Vyver lies the parallelogram formed by the fine houses and magnificent avenue of trees of the Lange Voorhout, the Kneuterdyk and the Vyverburg, representing the fashionable kernel of the city.
On the opposite side of the Binnenhof is the busy square called the Plein, where all the tram-lines meet.
In addition to the territory enclosed within the limits just described, the suburb of Sycae or Galata, on the opposite side of the Golden Horn, and the suburb of Blachernae, on the 6th hill, were regarded as parts of the city, but stood within their own fortifications.
On the opposite side of the plain runs the other river, the Ilissus, which rises from two sources on the side of Mt.
(8) The gnathobase becomes greatly enlarged and not separated by a joint from the corm; it acts as a hemignath or half jaw working against its fellow of the opposite side.
The determining feature of this is the Pagasaeus Sinus (Gulf of Volo), a landlocked basin, extending from Pagasae at its head to Aphetae at its narrow outlet, where the chain of Pelion, turning at right angles to its axis at the end of Magnesia, throws out a projecting line of broken ridges, while on the opposite side rise the heights of Othrys.
The provincial and university library, with over 800,000 volumes, and the hall of the provincial Diet (Landesausschuss), built in 1888-1892, both in the Italian Renaissance style, occupy the opposite side of the Kaiserplatz, and behind the latter is the large new post office.
Of the remaining rivers of the Atlantic basin the Orange, in the extreme south, brings the drainage from the Drakensberg on the opposite side of the continent, while the Kunene, Kwanza, Ogowe and Sanaga drain the west coast highlands of the southern limb; the Volta, Komoe, Bandama, Gambia and Senegal the highlands of the western limb.
On the opposite side of the river, in addition to the cultivated portions of the bank, there is a large tract extending from south of Kuhak, or the Seistan dam (band), to the gravelly soil below the mountain ranges which separate Seistan from Baluchistan and Narmashir.
The urban district of New Ross includes Rosbercon, on the opposite side of the Barrow.
The false axis, a b c d, is formed by successive generations of unifloral axes, the flowers being arranged along one side alternately and in a double row; had the bracts been developed they would have formed a similar double row on the opposite side of the false axis; the whole inflorescence is represented as curved on itself.
It also conducts a considerable trade with the interior of Arabia, and with the Somali coast of Africa on the opposite side of the Red Sea.
The two vamps behind the first went down with one shot each, and he grunted as the others racing down the opposite side of the alley managed to plant two rounds in him before he blasted all of them to hell.
Katie rolled her eyes at the gummy cubes before popping several into her mouth. The Andre phantom settled on the opposite side of the fire from her, mirroring her cross-legged position.
She gave a furtive look at the deserted shops on the opposite side of the road.
alcove on the opposite side of the chamber.
On arrival, a tuk-tuk will take you round to the hotels on the opposite side of the river for a few baht.
On the opposite side of the stick there are 45° angle bevels and the second head is cut straight.
There are matching items available including a choker which is worn with the detail on the opposite side to the tiara.
commotion outside: there are armed Police just down the road, surrounding a house on the opposite side.
conning tower, opposite side to the picture below.
Two hours later the last of the players were coming down the hill of the 18th fairway on the opposite side of the bank.
fairway on the opposite side of the bank.
The palace faces a large square with the town hall on the opposite side.
wooden joists ran to the cross beam to the opposite side of the keep.
You will see a telephone kiosk on the opposite side of the road.
nondescript building on the opposite side of the road once housed Bishop's Stortford's ' new ' telephone exchange.
He then remounted his troops, charged through the enemy, recrossed the river and gained the bluffs on the opposite side.
scrawled across the walls on the opposite side of the street.
sentry gun at the top of the steps on the opposite side of the room is not a problem.
The company also occupied Fort Works on the opposite side of the road.
I peered toward the opposite side of the chamber, adjacent to the black carved statue of the toad god.
The wallet has six international currency symbols on one side, and the same six symbols on the opposite side.
Shot is bang on the wreck, on the edge of the conning tower, opposite side to the picture below.
town hall on the opposite side.
towpath on the opposite side has been built up to rise to the height of the new bridge.
towpath side top paddle chamber to match the opposite side.
Note also the dilated lateral ventricle on the opposite side.
From the bus we saw several lesser yellow-headed vultures on the opposite side of the road.
To the opposite side of the frame an electromagnet I was fixed with its axis in line with the tube T, and between the end of the electromagnet and the membrane a hinged armature A was arranged in such a way that its motion could be controlled by the membrane.
The same architect was responsible for the lofty "Bridge of Sighs" (1595-1605), connecting the ducal palace with the state prisons (1591-97) on the opposite side of the narrow canal on the east of the Rio del Palazzo.
In its detached yet intimate way, this is a model of the art by which a good judge of men, possessed at the same time of a just historical sense, may, from the point of view of a contemporary on the opposite side in politics, correct the perspective of an official biography written under the limitations of filial obligation, and give tone and value to the picture of an interesting personality.
On the opposite side of the Medina a broad carriageway leads to East Cowes Castle, a handsome edifice built by John Nash, the favourite architect of George IV., in 1798, and immediately beyond it are the grounds surrounding Osborne House (see Osborne), built in 1845 after the property had been purchased by Queen Victoria, the church of St Mildred, Whippingham, lying a mile to the south.
The Meta rises on the opposite side of the Cordillera from Bogota, and flows with a sluggish current east-north-east across the llanos to the Orinoco, into which it discharges below the Atures rapids, in lat.
One section of the school even maintained it to be a cardinal doctrine of utilitarianism that a man always gains his own greatest happiness by promoting that of others; another section, represented by John Austin, apparently returned to Paley's position, and treated utilitarian morality 3 as a code of divine legislation; others, with Grote, are content to abate the severity of the claims made by "general happiness " on the individual, and to consider utilitarian duty as practically limited by reciprocity; while on the opposite side an unqualified subordination of private to general happiness was advocated by J.
In the true raceme, however, we find only a single axis, producing in succession a series of bracts, from which the floral peduncles arise as lateral shoots, and thus each flower is on the same side of the floral axis as the bract in the axil of which it is developed; but in the uniparous cyme the flower of each of these axes, the basal portions of which unite to form the false axis, is situated on the opposite side of the axis to the bract from which it apparently arises (fig.
They now bade farewell to the kind but unseen people of the cottage, and after the man had called their attention to a high, pyramid-shaped mountain on the opposite side of the Valley, and told them how to travel in order to reach it, they again started upon their journey.
I have found it a singular luxury to talk across the pond to a companion on the opposite side.
The shore is composed of a belt of smooth rounded white stones like paving-stones, excepting one or two short sand beaches, and is so steep that in many places a single leap will carry you into water over your head; and were it not for its remarkable transparency, that would be the last to be seen of its bottom till it rose on the opposite side.
Sometimes he would come up unexpectedly on the opposite side of me, having apparently passed directly under the boat.
On the opposite side the enemy could be seen by the naked eye, and from their battery a milk-white cloud arose.
The officer, without answering him, strode across to the opposite side.
At daybreak, however, those nearing the town at the Dorogomilov bridge saw ahead of them masses of soldiers crowding and hurrying across the bridge, ascending on the opposite side and blocking the streets and alleys, while endless masses of troops were bearing down on them from behind, and an unreasoning hurry and alarm overcame them.
He tried to say something, but his face suddenly puckered and wrinkled; he waved his arm at Toll and turned to the opposite side of the room, to the corner darkened by the icons that hung there.
On the opposite side stood Dolokhov's Cossack, counting the prisoners and marking off each hundred with a chalk line on the gate.
The older men, who thought it undignified to amuse themselves with such nonsense, continued to lie at the opposite side of the fire, but one would occasionally raise himself on an elbow and glance at Morel with a smile.
To the opposite side of the patio is a raised rockery bed again with a dwarf retaining wall.
In the gleam of the headlights Carol caught a glimpse of the graffiti scrawled across the walls on the opposite side of the street.
The last sentry gun at the top of the steps on the opposite side of the room is not a problem.
The towpath on the opposite side has been built up to rise to the height of the new bridge.
A brick floor has been laid in the towpath side top paddle chamber to match the opposite side.
Calf squeeze test Strength Compare active and resisted plantar flexion with the opposite side but remember this does not only test the triceps surae.
In this scenario, one would be right-handed and the other left-handed, or their natural hair part would be on the opposite side.
Parents also depend on monitors to alert them of their child's activities when they are on the opposite side of the house or even out in the yard.
Colors that fall on the opposite side of the color wheel sharply contrast one another, and thereby make the first color "pop" (this one of the reasons why red and green go together so nicely at Christmas time).
For brown eyes, locate brown on the color wheel and find the colors on the opposite side (namely purple and blue).
The hole acts as a light source and projects an image on to the opposite side of the box.
Its location on the opposite side of the world means that air tickets are expensive, and frequent flyer tickets are usually hard to come by.
Place each end of the rope on the opposite side of the cupcake, creating a "handle" for the basket.
These pearls are shaped with one round side, while the opposite side is flat.
Many of these designs come with inscriptions and even prayers on the opposite side of the charm.
To king your pieces, you must reach the last row on the opposite side of the board.
Using the opposite side of the towel, wipe the disc clean.
Break the glass to get down to them, and then jump up to the opposite side of the room where you came in.
Although they aren't new tricks, you can often teach your puppy the same trick he or she already knows -- on the opposite side.
Mine holds about a case of wine (12 bottles) and sits on the counter in the kitchen on the opposite side of the stove.
An infant also may have a drooping eyelid on the opposite side of the body from the affected hand.
You'll end up with a perfectly balanced mantel that mirrors its opposite side.
If you have a crooked nose, ask your stylist to snip the bang shorter on the opposite side of the tilt to correct it visually.
If working with a tilt, the hair should be longer on the opposite side of the tilt.
Cut the opposite side a small piece at a time, again graduating slightly in an arched manner, until you reach the end of the eyebrow.
Fold the bottom right hand corner up to the opposite side.
The goal is to create another 90-degree angle on the opposite side of the paper.
Crease the fold, and repeat with the opposite side.
Tracing sheets go on the opposite side of where your child wants his drawing.
Repeat this process on the opposite side so you have two loops.
Chinese_Checkers - A multi-player strategy game where players jump over their own pieces as well as the pieces of their opponents while attempting to move all of their pieces to the opposite side of the game board.
Begin working in a diagonal direction and insert the lace in the next hole on the opposite side of your shoe.
With the right end of the lace insert it in the opposite side hole creating a straight line.
After performing the stretch twice, perform the stretch on the opposite side.
To finish, cross the ends of the cord to the opposite side and tie each end to the cord on the other side.
Holding a medicine ball directly in front of your belly button, twist your body to the right until you can touch the ball to the floor, then twist all the way to the left to touch the ball on the opposite side.
Hold the stretch steady for 20 to 30 seconds, then release the stretch and perform the exercise on your opposite side.
Slide back to the right, picking up a second object and transferring it to the opposite side.
Repeat three to five side plank twists before performing the exercise on the opposite side.
The side that attaches to the strap is comprised of microscopic hooks, while the opposite side is a hypoallergenic material that acts to grip against the skin, without any adhesives to leave a nasty residue.
All of the other players are scattered around the water on the opposite side of the pool.
The ribbons are on the opposite side of the uniform.
Using your graphic program's tools, shift the pixels 50% vertically and 50% horizontally so that the edges flow in from the opposite side.
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