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  • It is oval in shape, and retains its medieval fortifications.

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  • It is oval in shape, and retains its medieval fortifications.

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  • an oblong rectangular, a circular and an oval type, the latter being either FIG.

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  • The oval leaves are dark-green above, and whitish with stellate hairs beneath, the margin entire and slightly recurved.

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  • The innermost, the coprodaeum, is an oval dilatation of the end of the rectum, and attains its greatest size in those birds whose faeces are very fluid; it serves entirely as the temporary receptacle of the faeces and the urine.

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  • Io, for oval cut-glass Waterford bowl).

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  • Physically the Maoris are true Polynesians, tall, well-built, with straight or slightly curved noses, high foreheads and oval faces.

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  • M, Mouth behind the oval median camerostome.

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  • thin oval shell.

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  • They are flattened oval in form, circling with gliding motion over the surface film of the water, and occasionally diving, when they carry down with them a bubble of air.

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  • The fruit is ripe in July, and is an oval, yellowish, fleshy berry, containing twelve or more seeds, each surrounded by a pulpy outer coat or aril.

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  • They are essentially spherical, pear-shaped or oval sacs opening on to the exterior but closed at the coelomic end.

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  • The abdomen is oval, sandy-grey in hue and beset with warts and bristles; the prothorax forms a mobile neck for the large square head, which carries a pair of long and powerful toothed mandibles.

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  • Nearly allied is the jumping Antechinomys laniger, of East Central Australia, an elegant mouse-like creature, with large oval ears, elongated limbs, a long and tufted tail and no first hind toe.

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  • Pushing herself up, she caught her reflection in an oval, stand alone mirror with innately carved wood.

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  • Pushing herself up, she caught her reflection in an oval, stand alone mirror with innately carved wood.

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  • The relation of the delicate shell to the mantle is peculiar, since it occupies an oval area upon the visceral hump, the extent of which is indicated in fig.

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  • When fully dilated, the pupil is round in all birds; when contracted it is usually round, rarely oval as in the fowl.

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  • The basal half is dull white, oval in section and coarsely fibrous, the middle part smooth, shining and round, and the tip black.

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  • varies in shape, but is usually round or oval, and is sharply defined by a nuclear membrane from the cytoplasm in which it lies.

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  • varies in shape, but is usually round or oval, and is sharply defined by a nuclear membrane from the cytoplasm in which it lies.

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  • The cones, produced in great abundance, are short and oval in shape, the scales with rugged indented edges; they are deep purple when young, but become brown as they ripen.

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  • The two plates may meet in the middle line, and leave only a small oval opening near the centre for the pedicle, as in Rhynchonella; or they may meet only near the base of the delthyrium forming the lower boundary of the circular pedicle-opening, as in Terebratula; or the right plate may remain quite distinct from the left plate, as in Terebratella.

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  • In the Algae, such as Fucus, Volvox, Oedogonium, Bulbochaete, and in the Fungus Monoblepharis, the spermatozoid is a small oval or elongate cell containing nucleus, cytoplasm and sometimes plastids.

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  • The grubs, when hatched, start galleries nearly at right angles to this, and when fully grown form oval cells in which they pupate; from these the young beetles emerge by making circular holes directly outward through the bark.

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  • The Aldabra Islands constitute an atoll consisting of an oval ring of land, some 40 m.

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  • Mantle oval, covering the head and the greater part of the body; anterior tentacles,.

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  • In the majority of the Megascolicidae each sac is provided with one or more diverticula, tubular or oval in form, of a slightly different histological character in the lining epithelium, and in them is invariably lodged the sperm.

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  • It contains a colourless fluid, with flat, oval, nucleated corpuscles, as a rule colourless, but in some cases tinged with yellow or red haemoglobin.

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  • These larvae are minute oval creatures with a comparatively short apically fringed caudal prolongation and furnished with two pairs of short two-clawed processes, which may represent the limbs of anthropods and possibly the two pairs of legs found in Acari of the family Eriophyidae.

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  • Next in the order of age, follows the oval map which Henry, canon of Mayence Cathedral, dedicated to Mathilda, consort of the emperor Henry V.

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  • All are Sunnites, and, although still speaking their Somali national tongue, betray a large infusion of Arab blood in their oval face, somewhat light skin, and remarkably regular features.

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  • Ears of moderate size, oval, erect, prominent, placed near the occiput.

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  • These cilia pass on any diatoms and -_„ other minute organism which come within their range of action to the -_-„ capacious oval mouth, which appears as a mere 10 --- deepening of the gutter in the middle line.

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  • They are minute structures having a round or oval shape, concentrically striated, and frequently showing a small nucleus-like body or cavity in their centre.

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  • This spot increases in size; in the stalks it assumes an oval shape, with its long axis parallel to the stalk, whilst in the leaves and grapes it is more or less circular in outline.

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  • It contains a colourless fluid, with flat, oval, nucleated corpuscles, as a rule colourless, but in some cases tinged with yellow or red haemoglobin.

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  • All are Sunnites, and, although still speaking their Somali national tongue, betray a large infusion of Arab blood in their oval face, somewhat light skin, and remarkably regular features.

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  • They are minute structures having a round or oval shape, concentrically striated, and frequently showing a small nucleus-like body or cavity in their centre.

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  • 5 and 6), which took the form of simple, incised lines, or bands of shallow oval or hexagonal hollows, was more suited to the material than the deep prismatic cutting of comparatively recent times.

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  • The aureola, when enveloping the whole body, is generally oval or elliptical in form, but is occasionally circular or quatrefoil.

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  • 7) is a spherical or oval capsule containing a hollow thread, usually barbed, coiled in its interior.

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  • The result of cleavage in all cases is a typical blastula, which when set free becomes oval and develops a flagellum to each cell, but when not set free, it remains spherical in form and has no flagella.

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  • They are spherical, oval, fusiform, or rod-like, and are always found in the cytoplasm, never in the cell-sap. They appear to be permanent organs of the cell, and are transmitted from one cell to another by division.

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  • The distal end of the humerus ends in a trochlea, with a larger knob for the ulna and a smaller oval knob for the radius.

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  • The red blood-corpuscles are invariably oval disks, with a central nucleus which causes a slight swelling; hence they are oval and biconvex.

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  • First they are round or oval in shape; later they become spindle shaped, arranging themselves in layers.

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  • Dean spent much time clinging to the sideboards until his wife, with a heart full of charity and an arm about his waist, supported him in slow glides around the oval.

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  • These are minute, oval, colourless spores, which serve to spread the disease over the vineyard and from place to place.

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  • - Oval or leaf-shaped animals found in the sturgeon and certain other fish.

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  • The egg gives rise to an oval larva, one half of which is ciliated and bears gland-cells, the opposite end carrying ten hooks.

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  • The eggs of Cestodes consist of oval or spherical shells,(r in.

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  • They consist of a so-called "frond" - a flattened green more or less oval structure which emits branches similar to itself from lateral pockets at or near the base.

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  • Since his time the anthropological researches of Broca, Thurnam and Davis, Huxley, Busk, Beddoe, Virchow, Tubino and others have proved the existence in Europe, from Neolithic times, of a race, small of stature, with long or oval skulls, and accustomed to bury their dead in tombs.

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  • In the Pape-Henneberg condenser, which has been adopted in the German navy, they are oval in section and tend to become circular under the pressure of the steam; this alteration in shape makes the tubes self-scaling.

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  • Kennington Oval is the ground of the Surrey County Cricket Club.

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  • Variants: Ia ove, Ia oval.; cod.

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  • The body, which varies in length from a few millimetres to a couple of feet, is usually oval and flattened.

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  • The cercaria is just visible to the naked eye and has an oval or discoidal body and usually a long tail of variable form.

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  • The frec end of the hilt was crowned with a metallic cap or pommel (kashira), the other extremity next the tsuba was embraced by an oval ring (fuchi), and in the middle was affixed on each side a special ornament called the menuki, all adapted in material and workmanship to harmonize with the guard.

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  • in height, and has oval entire leaves, and unisexual flowers on short stalks.

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  • It is of irregular figure, approaching to an oval, about 3 m.

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  • The mouth opens at the tip of the retractile proboscis; it leads into a short thin-walled tube which opens into an oval muscular gizzard lined with a thick cuticle; at the posterior end of this are some minute glands and then follows a large stomach slightly sacculated in each segment, this tapers through the rectum to the terminal anus.

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  • To the east of the town is the harbour, now an oval basin of 99 0 by 880 yards, the finest harbour on the S.

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  • The fruits of this plant, which are green oval bodies from 2 to 3 in.

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  • According to the story, during the reign of Numa a small oval shield fell from heaven, and Numa, in order to prevent its being stolen, had eleven others made exactly like it.

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  • from the nearest point of Malta, is of oval form, 84 m.

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  • long, of an oval outline and with a swollen body.

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  • The valley of Bannu proper, stretching to the foot of the frontier hills, forms an irregular oval, measuring 60 m.

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  • a, ovary; b, oval stylite (?); c, mouth; d., alimentary canal; e...e, legs.

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  • The group, consisting of small islands and reefs (which mark the extreme northern range of the coral-building polyps), is of oval form, measuring 22 m.

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  • All that needed to be done was to fish the fractured ribs of the high arches, put oval holes in the fishes, and not screw up the bolts too tight.

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  • Oval or larval irritation also, without doubt, plays an important part in the formation of many galls.

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  • In the development of the Hydrozoa, and indeed of the Cnidaria generally, the egg usually gives rise to an oval larva which swims about by means of a coating of cilia on the surface of the body.

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  • 2), or membranaceous and polished, hairy or smooth, oval or round or bean-shaped, or of some less simple pattern; the valves may fit neatly, or one overlap the other, their hinge may have teeth or be edentulous, and their front part may be excavated for the protrusion of the antennae or have no such " rostral sinus."

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  • In the genus Tejus the teeth of the adult become molar-like; and in Dracaena they are transformed into large, oval crushers, indicating strictly herbivorous habits, while most members of the family live upon animal food.

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  • The face is oval, with low forehead, high cheek-bones, long eyes sloping outward towards the temples, fleshy lips, nose wide and in some cases flattish but in others aquiline, coarsely moulded features, with a stolid and gloomy expression.

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  • The maize was ground with a stone roller on the grinding stone or metlatl, still known over Spanish America as the metate, and the meal baked into thin oval cakes called by Aztecs tlaxcalli, and by Spaniards tortilla, which resemble the chapati of India and the oatcake of Scotland.

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  • 2, I) and its allies, the trochus being oval with two median gaps, the cingulum, more delicate, and complete.

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  • In certain Trypanosomes a well-defined, usually oval vacuole is often, though not constantly, to be observed, situated at a varying distance from the anterior end (figs.

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  • The larger nuclear body, which corresponds to the trophonucleus of a Trypanosome, is usually round or oval; the smaller one, representing a kinetonucleus, has the form either of a little rod or of a round grain, and is generally separate from the larger nucleus.

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  • The Black Hills, chiefly in western South Dakota, are the largest group: they rise like a large island from the sea, occupying an oval area of about 100 m.

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  • San Luis Valley is an oval basin about 60 m.

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  • Of the former the leading characteristics are as follows: an elongated mobile snout, with an expanded, truncated, nearly naked, flat, oval terminal surface in which the nostrils are placed.

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  • The series or the outer lamella of the outer oval holes on the back of the gill-plate and seen from the interlamella are the water-pores whicr lamellar surface.

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  • Grammysiidae.-Shell thin, equivalve, oval or elongate; hinge without teeth.

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  • - Siphons very long and quite separate; foot large; shell oval, elongated, ligament external.

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  • The glands of Bartholin are two oval bodies about half an inch long, lying on each side of the vagina close to its opening; they represent Cowper's glands in the male, and their ducts open by minute orifices between the hymen and the labia minora.

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  • The leaves are short, thicker and more rigid than in any of the other larches; the cones are much larger than those of the hackmatacks, egg-shaped or oval in outline; the scales are of a fine red in the immature state, the bracts green and extending far beyond the scales in a rigid leaf-like point.

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  • The plant is an annual herb with flexuose branches, and alternately arranged pinnately compound leaves, with small, oval, serrated leaflets and small eared stipules.

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  • The stomach varies in form from the simple oval bag of the squirrels to the complex ruminant like organ of the lemmings.

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  • It has an oval shape, the longer axis running from N.W.

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  • The rock on which Tiryns is built is of an irregular oval shape, about 330 yds.

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  • The largest island is New Pomerania, and the archipelago also includes New Mecklenburg, New Hanover, with small attendant islands, the Admiralty Islands and a chain of islands off the coast of New Guinea, the whole system lying in the form of a great amphitheatre of oval shape.

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  • The cathedral, erected between 1298 and 1448 on Monte Taber, an oval hill which forms the highest point of the Rambla, is one of the finest examples of Spanish Gothic; although it is not designed on a great scale and some parts have been freely modernized.

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  • The badge is an oval star with eight points, enamelled half red and white, dependent from a gold imperial crown.

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  • The badge is a gold oval bearing in gold a crowned and collared bear on a crenellated wall; below the ring by which the badge is attached to the ribbon is a shield with the arms of the house of Anhalt, on the reverse those of the house of Ascania.

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  • Round the oval is the motto Fiirchte Gott and folge seine Befehle.

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  • The badge is an open oval of gold with the Hessian lion in the centre.

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  • The badge of the order is a blue and white cross suspended from a green laurel wreath, in the angles are golden lilies, and the oval centre bears a figure of the Virgin in a golden glory.

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  • long and 3 high at the base, is of a deep orange colour, with a large black oval spot near the tip. The eye, with its double iris of green and yellow, has a broad blue orbit, and is surrounded by a bare space of deep orange skin.

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  • Climbers are trained from the bottom around or across trellises, of which the cylindrical or the balloon-shaped, or sometimes the flat oval or circular, are the best forms. The size should be adapted to the habit of the plant, which should cover the whole by the time flowers are produced.

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  • The seeds of the different cultivated varieties, of which there are a great number, differ much in size and in external markings; but average seeds are of an oval laterally compressed form, with their longest diameter about four lines.

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  • - Terminal margins of end valves never elevated; form oval or oblong.

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  • The ends of this core are connected above, below and at the right of the trough A, by means of that frame, so that the trough and this core and frame stand to each other in a position like that of two successive links of a common oval - linked chain.

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  • These animals have a dense coat of fine, long brown wool, with very long dark brown hair on the head, flanks and tail, and, in the centre, a peculiar pale oval marking.

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  • The colour is of two or three shades of brown in one skin, the centre being an oval dark saddle, edged as it were with quite a pale tone and merging to a darker one towards the flanks.

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  • It is a long oval with a narrow neck of land projecting from the south-eastern end; total length 23 m., area 63 sq.

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  • The area occupied by the ancient city was of an irregular oval form, and about 2 m.

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  • The principal modern pleasure grounds are Kennington Park (20 acres), and Brockwell Park (127 acres) south of Brixton, and near the southern end of Kennington Road is Kennington Oval, the ground of the Surrey County Cricket Club, the scene of its home matches and of other important fixtures.

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  • Certain flat oval nodules from a decomposed lava (augite-andesite) in Uruguay present a cavity lined with quartz crystals and enclosing liquid (a weak saline solution), with a movable air-bubble, whence they are called "enhydros" or water-stones.

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  • The curve of maximum frequency forms a slightly irregular oval, whose centre, the auroral pole, is according to Fritz at about 81° N.

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  • Propagation takes place by eggs, which are oval, quite white, with a very hard and strong shell.

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  • The face of the men is of a fine oval, forehead prominent but seldom high, straight nose, eyes deep set, black and brilliant, mouth well formed, but with rather full lips, regular teeth beautifully made, and bea~rd usually black and curly but scanty.

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  • They are characterized, like the men, by a fine oval countenance, though in some instances it is rather broad.

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  • Corn grinders were flat oval stones, with a smaller one lying cross-ways (95), and slid from end to end.

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  • Being entirely hand made, various oval, doubled and even square forms were readily shaped.

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  • Fyen), in form roughly an oval with an axis from S.E.

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  • "They are as unlike the Malays as we are, excelling them in tallness of stature and elegance of shape, and being perfectly distinguished by their oval face, with a fairly high and open brow, their aquiline nose and their horizontally placed eyes.

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  • Over them is a series of oval medallions with inscriptions, interwoven with flowers and leaves.

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  • As the two lesser roots are made more and more equal the oval shrinks in size and ultimately becomes a real conjugate point, and the curve, the equation of which is y2= (x - a) 2 (x - b) (in which a > b) consists of this point and a bell-like branch resembling the right-hand member of fig.

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  • Finally, the Tylopoda differ not only from other ungulates, but from all other mammals, in the fact that the red corpuscles of the blood, instead of being circular in outline, are oval as in the inferior vertebrate classes.

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  • in length, is of a pale yellowish-brown, beautifully variegated with large oval spots of deep brown, with a white edging.

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  • Of these the most important is the great oval mass of granite in the North, composed of two varieties; one, coarse-grained and older, forms the outside rim, while the fine-grained and newer type occurs in the interior.

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  • About the eighth hour after commencement of development the membrane ruptures and the oval embryo escapes, swimming by means of its flagella at the surface of the sea for another twenty-four hours, during which the principal organs are laid down, although the mouth does not open until the close of this period.

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  • These seeds, the linseed of commerce, are of a lustrous brown colour externally, and a compressed and elongated oval form, with a slight beak or projection at one extremity.

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  • above the water-level, had long been an object of local interest on account of its pits and oval hollows or sink-holes, through one of which, on the s3th of August 1878, Andrew J.

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  • They are oval in section, but their maximum contour represents closely that of a pear with the stalk removed.

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  • As greater size has been demanded, oval and rectangular furnaces - as large as 180 in.

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  • The leaves are very long and twisted, the small oval cones armed with recurved prickles; the tree is said to be of rapid growth.

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  • amande mystique), in architecture, the term given to a pointed oval panel formed by two equal circles cutting each other in their centres; this is a common form given to a panel in which the figure of Christ is represented.

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  • Four varieties of poppy are distinguished - two with white flowers, large oval capsules without holes under their " combs " (stigmas) and bearing respectively yellow and white seed, and the other two having red or purple flowers and seeds of the same colour, one bearing small capsules, perforated at the top, and the other larger oval capsules not perforated.

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  • Ladies' seals and some classes of ecclesiastical and monastic seals are of pointed oval form, which is Shapes.

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  • It is to be remarked that the standing figure of the bishop in episcopal seals, of the abbot in monastic seals and of the lady in ladies' seals, which was so persistent from the 12th century onwards, proved to be the happy cause of the maintenance of the elegant oval shape in examples of these classes, wherein some of the best balanced designs are to be found.

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  • 12) has an oval unsegmented body and three pairs of limbs corresponding to the antennules, antennae and mandibles of the adult.

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  • The form of the body is very various: some are rounded or oval, others elongated, almost linear; some are covered with warty protuberances, whilst others are smooth and shining, often with a metallic lustre.

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  • The sheet of Chalk shows its cut edges in the escarpments facing the centre of the Weald, and surrounding it in an oval ring, the eastern end of which is broken by the Strait of Dover, so that its completion must be sought in France.

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  • When the refracting curve is a circle and the rays emanate from any point, the locus of the secondary caustic is a Cartesian oval, and the evolute of this curve is the required diacaustic. These curves appear to have been first discussed by Gergonne.

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  • - Skull and metacarpals generally as in Mazama; size very small; hair coarse and brittle; antlers in the form of short, simple spikes; cannon-bones very short; tail very short or wanting; no whorls in the hair of the face; face-gland moderately large, and gland-pit deep and oval; tarsal and metatarsal glands wanting; ectocuneiform bone of tarsus united with the naviculocuboid.

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  • In the latter case the leaf usually becomes oval, ovate or even cordate or sagittate, but these forms are found in sessile leaves also (Olyra, Panicum).

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  • from the nearest point of the mainland, and is of roughly oval form, 54 m.

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  • Finally, all idea of the divine vanished, and the artists merely presented her as the type of a beautiful woman, with oval face, full of grace and charm, languishing eyes, and laughing mouth, which replaced the dignified severity and repose of the older forms. The most famous of her statues in ancient times was that at Cnidus, the work of Praxiteles, which was imitated on the coins of that town, and subsequently reproduced in various copies, such as the Vatican and Munich.

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  • He was slender and fully six feet tall, and with his oval, gentle, almost feminine face looked the scholar and the mystic.

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  • Microspore spherical or oval, with or without a bladder-like extension of the exine, containing a prothallus of two or more cells, one of which produces two non-motile or motile male cells.

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  • The male flower of Cycas conforms to the type of structure characteristic of the cycads, and consists of a long cone of numerous sporophylls bearing many oval pollen-sacs on their lower faces.

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  • The sporangial wall, consisting of several layers of cells, encloses a cavity containing numerous oval spores (pollen-grains).

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  • An archegonium consists of a large oval egg-cell surmounted by a short neck composed of one or more tiers of cells, six to eight cells in each tier.

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  • In a radial section of a pine stem each ray is seen to consist in the median part of a few rows of parenchymatous cells with large oval simple pits in their walls, accompanied above and below by horizontal tracheids with bordered pits.

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  • The leaves, which are borne in pairs at the tumid nodes, are oval in form and have a Dicotyledonous type of venation.

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  • We can distinguish therefore in the body of a polyp the column, circular or oval in section, forming the trunk, resting on a base or foot and surmounted by the crown of tentacles, which enclose an area termed the peristome, in the centre of which again is the mouth.

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  • There are various forms of under-drainage, some of them alluded to in the historical section below, but by far the commonest is by means of cylindrical or oval pipes of burnt clay about 1 ft.

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  • In Actinia and its allies, and most generally, though not invariably, in Anthozoa,the stomodaeum is not circular, but is compressed from side to side so as to be oval or slit-like in transverse section.

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  • At each end of the oval there is a groove lined by specially long vibratile cilia.

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  • For as Kepler knew the orb to be not circular but oval, and guessed it to be elliptical, so Mr Hooke, without knowing what I have found out since his letters to me, can know no more, but that the proportion was duplicate quam proxime at great distances from the centre, and only guessed it to be so accurately, and guessed amiss in extending that proportion down to the very centre, whereas Kepler guessed right at the ellipsis.

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  • The fruit is oval, bright red in colour, about 2 in.

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  • A re-entrant branch not cutting itself may be everywhere convex, and it is then properly said to be an oval; but the term oval may be used more generally for any re-entrant branch not cutting itself; and we may thus speak of a once indented, twice indented oval, &c., or even of a cuspidate oval.

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  • Other descriptive names for ovals and re-entrant branches cutting themselves may be used when required; thus, in the last-mentioned case a simple form is that of a figure of eight; such a form may break up into two ovals or into a doubly indented oval or hour-glass.

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  • It may be remarked generally that there are at most three infinite branches, and that there may besides be a re-entrant branch or oval.

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  • There are two non-singular kinds, the one with, the other without, an oval, but each of them has an infinite (as Newton describes it) campaniform branch; this cuts the axis at right angles, being at first concave, but ultimately convex, towards the axis, the two legs continually tending to become at right angles to the axis.

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  • The oval may unite itself with the infinite branch, or it may dwindle into a point, and we have the crunodal and the acnodal forms respectively; or if simultaneously the oval dwindles into a point and unites itself to the infinite branch, we have the cuspidal form.

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  • It may be mentioned that the single sheet is a sort of wavy form, having upon it three lines of inflection, and which is met by any plane through the vertex in one or in three lines; the twin-pair sheet has no lines of inflection, and resembles in its form a cone on an oval base.

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  • It is a light boat, oval in shape, and formed of canvas stretched on a framework of split and interwoven rods, and well-coated with tar and pitch to render it water-tight.

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  • Remains of what was probably the ancient citadel are still to be seen, consisting of an oblong or oval line of fortification, solidly and regularly built.

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  • When ripe, the grain is of an elongated oval form, with a few hairs at the summit.

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  • The arms of the popes and ecclesiastics of high birth were borne on an oval cartouche; and it is thus particularly applied, in Egyptian archaeology, for the oblong device with oval ends, enclosing the names of royal personages on the monuments.

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  • It is properly an oval formed by a rope knotted at one end.

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  • Great use was made of a curious divining drum, oval in shape and made of wood, 1 to 4 ft.

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  • and its breadth 194 m., the shape being a rough oval, broken at the north-west, where a peninsula, diversified by a great number of fjords, projects from the main portion of the island.

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  • The sides are bluish green above, violet in the middle, red beneath, variegated with oval spots of brilliant silver.

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  • At the Restoration the handle becomes broad and flat, the bowl is broad and oval and the termination is cut into the shape known as the pied de biche, or hind's foot.

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  • He has a small dolichocephalous head, prominent nose somewhat curved and high but depressed at the tip, high narrow forehead with projecting brows, oval face and dark eyes.

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  • The general colour is a delicate pale brown, with about a dozen and a half darker cross-bars, which are often connected by a still darker dorso-lateral streak, enclosing large oval spots.

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  • There are many barrows on the neighbouring downs, besides traces of a double oval of monoliths on Hackpen hill, and the huge mound of Silbury Hill.

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  • From the oval indentation of Lough Foyle a bluff coast trends north-westward to Malin Head, the northernmost promontory of the island.

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  • One was the sciath, oval or oblong in shape, made of wicker-work covered with hide, and often large enough to cover the whole body.

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  • g XXEC41ts, a deficiency, EXAEinr€tv, to fall behind), in mathematics, a conic section, having the form of a closed oval.

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  • In shape oval, it is 21 m.

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  • It is formed of pavement epithelial cells, mainly grouped in a concentric manner around the vascular papillae of the subcorneous integument, so that a section near the base of the hoof, cut transversely to the long axis of these papillae, shows a number of small circular or oval orifices, with cells arranged concentrically round them.

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  • In some species the male deposits small oval spermatophores indiscriminately on any part of the body of the female.

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  • Sepals are generally of a more or less oval, elliptical or oblong form, with their apices either blunt or acute.

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  • They are generally of a more or less oval or elliptical form, or they may be globular, as in Mercurialis annua; at other times linear or clavate, curved, flexuose, or sinuose, as in bryony and gourd.

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  • Besides the other spaces are definite rounded or oval vacuoles with a permanent pellicular wall termed by Schutt " pusules "; these open by a duct or ducts into the longitudinal groove.

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  • Zante is of somewhat irregular oval shape, with its main axis disposed in the direction from north-west to south-east, and indented by a deep inlet at its southern extremity.

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  • The non-cellular order Siphoneae is fairly well represented in Palaeozoic strata, especially by calcareous verticillate forms referable to the family Dasycladeae; the separate tubular joints of the articulated thallus, bearing the prints of the whorled branches, are sometimes cylindrical (Arthroporella, Vermiporella, &c.), sometimes oval (Sycidium) or spherical (Cyclocrinus).

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  • The genus possessed small broadly oval or triangular leaves in addition to the large fronds like that shown in fig.

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  • Similarly, the genus Sagenopteris, characterized by a habit like that of Marsilia, and represented by fronds consisting of a few spreading broadly oval or narrow segments, with anastomosing veins, borne on the apex of a common petiole, is abundant in rocks ranging from the Rhaetic to the Wealden, but has not so far been satisfactorily placed.

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  • 16), and others known under such names as Pterophyllum or Ptelophyllum pecten, &c., both common Jurassic species - as well as to stems bearing peduncles with terminal oval flowers, similar in form to those of Bennettites.

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  • size.) characterized by a rather larger number of oval pollen-sacs on the stamens, have been found in England, Germany, Siberia and elsewhere in association with Ginkgo and Baiera foliage.

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  • The extinct Stegocephalia, on the other hand, were mostly protected, on the ventral surface at least, by an armour of overlapping round, oval, or rhomboidal scales, often very similar to those of Crossopterygian or ganoid fishes, and likewise disposed in transverse oblique lines converging forwards on the middle line of the belly.

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  • Kempthorne as growing, without soil, out of polished marble rocks, to which they are attached by a thick oval mass of substance resembling a mixture of lime and mortar: the purer the marble the finer appears to be the growth of the tree.

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  • It is roughly oval in shape and has no deep indentations.

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  • Instead of a closet, a large wardrobe stood at one end of the room, dwarfing a vanity desk with a large oval mirror.

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  • Dean spent much time clinging to the sideboards until his wife, with a heart full of charity and an arm about his waist, supported him in slow glides around the oval.

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  • Hit it hard with a fist at least 100 times to remove any air pockets and make it an oval shape.

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  • They are still bamboozled by the oval game but, in Rome, they always recognize a miracle.

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  • Any plans to excavate a selected oval barrow would need to await the outcome of the initial study and the identification of suitable examples.

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  • Back in the main passage, a low gravelly bedding plane, oval in section, leads out of the chamber.

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  • Most presidential re-election bids become a referendum on the incumbent's performance in the Oval Office.

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  • An example of an oval table 1907 saw the brief reign of the " pendulum cannon " in English billiards.

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  • With an oval block it is necessary only to loosen the bolts.

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  • However, Badger have broken the price barrier in a big way with their new oval brolly, so what's the catch?

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  • The second was a copper alloy oval brooch, found almost at the very end of the last day of the dig.

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  • Always popular, this small oval fruited variety has bushy weeping habit.

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  • Each city is represented by an oval cartouche containing the name of the city, with a bound prisoner on top.

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  • Four characters in traditional Japanese dress are depicted in large oval cartouches which wrap right round the shaft.

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  • To my mild chagrin, the drunken idiots at The Oval are chanting: ' Are you Scotland in disguise?

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  • The simple single chainwheel and 9-speed Shimano LX gearing also changed much more cleanly than the 3 (oval!

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  • Oval face Blend bronzer onto your cheek hollows and highlight the cheekbones near your eyes.

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  • cilium oval, mostly transparent, vacuolated, with faintly visible longitudinal rows of body cilia.

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  • Brian Wheeler: The police cordon [at Oval] has been moved further back.

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  • A Victorian silver oval cruet stand with embossed foliate and floral scrolls, molded scroll rim and central handle.

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  • If the wheel has big dings in the rim or is oval, get it trued first.

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  • electrojet activity shifts with the auroral oval to lower latitudes during the substorm growth phase.

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  • foramen ovale is an oval depression, which is called the fossa ovalis.

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  • Leaves are a dull dark green, oval in shape.

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  • hairline fissure forming a roughly oval shape, which is probably derived by metal flow during casting.

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  • This square section brass bolt has an oval cast brass handgrip and all is complete and in good and working order.

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  • Two small humanoids observed near vertical oval on ground.

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  • incised on oval face.

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  • incumbent of the oval office that he saved then I personally would have shot him for this action.

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  • We also have some stunning wooden boxes, from small oval pill boxes to inlaid jewelry boxes.

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  • An oval mound, two and a half feet high and twenty-eight feet long, containing four interments all with pottery and flints.

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  • Someone had suggested to her that the oval post holes held two posts supporting lintels.

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  • The leaves are alternate, oval to ovate or elliptic, mostly toothed, rarely entire and occasionally lobed.

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  • mahogany sideboard with an oval mirror.

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  • Click for larger image The figure of the boy on the ledge is hanging up the oval medallion displaying the profile of the Duke.

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  • metalline speculum, whose surface is flat, and the circumference oval.

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  • All wood structure with plywood skin Fuselage: Oval section all wood structure Tail Unit: cantilever monoplane type.

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  • mince pies were originally oval shaped to resemble the crib and were savory containing minced mutton.

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  • Eyes: Shape - Large and oval, well opened, set slightly oblique.

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  • oval shaped with the toilet block at the top of the site.

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  • You can draw an oval yourself by following these steps: Pound two small nails into the board.

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  • The familiar features of the auroral oval are evident in this presentation.

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  • The seal matrix is a flat pointed oval (25 mm long, 19 mm wide) with a suspension loop on the back.

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  • The blue oval is the danger area for shooting at goal.

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  • A writer, for instance, describes: Clarissa's face was a perfect oval.

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  • oval brooches.

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  • oval medallion displaying the profile of the Duke.

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  • oval barrow would need to await the outcome of the initial study and the identification of suitable examples.

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  • oval shape of the covered Forum.

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  • oval wreath of flowers.

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  • oval plaques painted upon by George Stubbs in the Leverhulme Gallery.

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  • A single building roughly oval in shape about 4m x 2.5m.

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  • Leaves broadly oval, turning red and yellow in autumn.

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  • The paws are small, dainty and slightly oval in shape.

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  • Discrete fixings will be installed also to allow the erection of raked seating over the central grass oval during the Festival period.

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  • The Saturday night race will take place over 166 laps of the 1.5 mile oval, running at speeds in excess of 205 mph.

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  • oval in shape about 4m x 2.5m.

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  • parathyroid glands are four small oval bodies located on each corner of the thyroid gland.

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