Red patches appeared on Princess Mary's face and she was silent as if she felt guilty.
Of particular interest is the presence of patches or ledges of an old stalagmitic floor, three to four feet above the present floor.
The patches of grass were splinters of wood, and where neither grass nor sawdust showed was a solid wooden flooring.
While the air remained chilly, especially in the shaded patches, it was so clear and unseasonably warm Dean hardly noticed.
There are patches of dense reeds, reaching to ft.
At the sight of the letter red patches showed themselves on the princess' face.
Deciding to use the sun to orient herself, she detoured around several dense patches of blackberry bushes.
She leaned against a wall, overlooking a stretch of rocky terrain punctuated with patches of yellow-green grass.
Lights from lasers and muzzle fire spotted the forest below them before they reached an urban area, mostly dark with several patches of electricity.
As the couple climbed to higher elevations, more caution was necessary as icy patches became more frequent.
The top slid open to reveal a tire patch kit containing two small patches and a tube of sealing adhesive.
in diameter, which lift the water to a trough at the top of the dam, whence it is distributed among the gardens and melon patches, rice, cotton, tobacco, liquorice and durra fields, between the immediate bed of the river and the rocky banks which shut it out from the desert.
The vegetation is almost tropically luxuriant - palms, wild pineapples, and ferns growing profusely, and the valleys being filled with wild beans and patches of taro.
Leeches are usually olive green to brown in colour, darker patches and spots being scattered over a paler ground.
This expedition put an end to the hope, so long entertained, that it was possible to obtain a direct and practicable route for stock between Kimberley and Coolgardie gold-fields; and it also proved that, with the possible exception of small isolated patches, the desert traversed contained no auriferous country.
But it doesn't make sense either; nobody patches tires anymore.
Vine leaf attacked by mildew, Uncinula necator (Erysiphe Tuckeri), which forms white patches on the upper face, reduced.
Portion of twig with discoloured patches, caused by the fungus.
In time the trees began to thin and patches of old snow appeared in ever increasing numbers, tucked in dark crevices, left over from winter storms of months long past.
She walked slowly, taking in everything from the patches of blue sky visible through the trees to the spring flowers sprinkling the forest floor.
Princess Mary really was disconcerted and red patches came on her face when they went in.
In these troughs the depth is seldom much less than 3000 fathoms, and this is exceeded in a series of patches to which Murray has given the name of "Deeps."
across, and except for the palm gardens and a few patches of corn, it is a dead flat of II.
The cotton is almost entirely grown by natives in small patches round their villages, and generally it has sold for about the same price as middling American, though some of it realized as much as 25 to 30 " points on."
These patches, called " woodbushes," contain many hardwood trees of great size, their flora and fauna being altogether different from that immediately outside the wood.
West, north and north-east of this the province is flat and consists of sea-clay or sand and clay mixed, except where patches of low and high fen occur on the Frisian borders.
Spotted Leaves, &c.Discoloured spots or patches on leaves and other herbaceous parts are common symptoms of disease, and often furnish clues to identification of causes, though it must be remembered that no sharp line divides this class of symptoms from the preceding.
Although there are patches of marsh - generally the swampy bottoms of valleys - the whole surface of Liberia inclines to be hilly or even mountainous at a short distance inland from the coast.
In other insects the imaginal disks are less completely disconnected from the superficies of the larval hypodermis, and may indeed be merely patches thereof.
Patches of land, chiefly around the coast, have been laid under rice, sweet potatoes and yams, but the island is hardly able to raise a home-supply of vegetables.
The disease is characterized by the appearance of a mycelium forming white or greyish-white patches on the young leaves; this spreads quickly and attacks the older leaves and branches, and ultimately reaches the grapes.
In Europe a number of " long-snouted " beetles, such as the raspberry weevils (Otiorhynchus picipes), the apple blossom weevil (Anthonomus pomorum), attack fruit; others, as the " corn weevils " (Calandra oryzae and C. granaria), attack stored rice and corn; while others produce swollen patches on roots (Ceutorhynchus sulcicollis), &c. All these Curculionidae are very timid creatures, falling to the ground at the least shock.
The crocus succeeds in any fairly good garden soil, and is usually planted near the edges of beds or borders in the flower garden, or in broadish patches at intervals along the mixed borders.
The forest patches are confined to the deep kloofs of the mountains, to the valleys of the larger rivers and to the seaslopes of the Drakensberg and other ranges, where they flourish in.
Within the confines of Greater London the chalk which forms the basement of this area appears at the surface in isolated patches about Greenwich, while its main line approaches within 10 m.
In the north and west the clay is interspersed with patches of plateau gravel in the direction of Finchley (where boulder clay also appears), Enfield and Barnet; and of Bagshot sands on Hampstead Heath and Harrow Hill.
In extreme cases, skin can become red, start bleeding or develop whitish patches.
Because the body cannot shed old skin as rapidly as the new cells appear, raised patches of dead skin form on the body.
Removing these scales exposes tender skin, which bleeds and causes the plaques (inflamed patches of skin) to grow.
Patches of psoriasis are found in the scalp for nearly half of all psoriasis sufferers.
Widespread, acutely painful patches of inflamed skin develop suddenly.
The most common symptoms of psoriasis are skin rashes or red patches covered with white scales that may itch or burn.
There may be a red drop-like rash (guttate psoriasis) or patches of scaly skin that crack and ooze pus (pustular psoriasis).
In young children, the scaly patches in plaque psoriasis do not appear as thick or as scaly as those of adults.
Plaque-Inflamed patches of skin present in some forms of psoriasis.
It may also appear as dry patches of reddened skin on the child's knuckles, knees, elbows, or ankles that are often misdiagnosed as eczema.
It starts as itchy, inflamed red patches or streaks, and as the oil penetrates into the skin, blisters and small papules form.
The well-water was supposed to have percolated underground, through the Blythesdale Braystone, which outcrops in patches on the eastern edge of the Rolling Downs formation.
The cortical tissues gradually shrink and dry up, turning brown and black in patches or all over, and when at length the cambium and medullary ray tissues dry up the whole twig dies off.
The soil is mostly sand, clay (brick-clay and potter's-clay are not uncommon), and peat-bogs,with a few patches of "black earth."
Slight ridges along the streams and bayous which traverse it, and occasional patches of slightly elevated prairie, relieve in a measure the monotonous expanse.
Patches of perpetual snow occur in East Siberia only on the mountains of the far north.
If, however, the insect were content with this method of reproduction the disease could be isolated by surrounding the infected patches with a deep ditch full of some such substance as coal-tar, which would prevent the insects spreading on to the roots of healthy vines.
Monro arrived and recommended evacuation of the peninsula, the Ottoman host gathered about the Dardanelles was already decidedly stronger in point of numbers than was the army which was clinging to patches of littoral without a sheltered base.
It is a vitreous greenish blue, as I remember it, like those patches of the winter sky seen through cloud vistas in the west before sundown.
There are very few patches of real forest outside the Khmir country, though it is probable that in the time of the Romans the land was a good deal more covered with trees than at the present day.
Howie too, dressed for the occasion, even donning a tweed jacket complete with elbow patches.
The ocean air was fragrant and heavy, and moonlight pierced the forest canopy in patches.
In some birds, such as the herons, certain down-feathers or plumulae break off into a fine dust as fast as they are formed and form tracts defined in size and situation and known as "powder-down patches."
Most curious of all is the courtship of the males of some species of Salticidae, or jumping spiders, which are decorated with plumes or coloured stripes or iridescent patches.
Small red-brown spots appear on the bolls, gradually enlarge, and develop into irregular black and grey patches.
The fruit is a capsule containing three seeds rather larger than cobnuts, having a brown smooth surface figured with black patches.
" Mosaic disease " is the name given to a condition in which the leaves are more or less sharply differentiated into light and dark green patches.
Within the area thus defined tsetse-flies are not found continuously, however, but occur only in small tracts called" belts " or " patches," which, since cover and shade are necessities of life to these insects, are always situated in forest, bush or banana plantations, or among other shady vegetation.
The plate thus obtained shows accidental clouding, or massing of dark tones, and these patches are taken as the basis of a pictorial design to which final character is given by inlaying with gold and silver, and by kata-kiri sculpture.
So thoroughly had he now mastered the management of glazes that he could combine yellow, green, white and claret color in regular patches to imitate tortoise-shell.
Forest and pasture land do not properly exist: the place of the first is for the most part taken by a low brushwood; grass is not plentiful, and the higher ridges maintain alpine plants only so long as patches of snow continue to lie.
Miserably poor, they subsist for the most part by selling firewood or other products of their jungle; but a few of them have patches of cultivated land, and many earn wages as day labourers to the Hindus.
To-day such a thing can hardly be done within the United States, for nowhere does the primitive wilderness exist save here and there in shreds and patches.
Aboriginal races generally follow the migratory system of tillage, clearing the jungle on selected patches, and after taking crops for two or three years abandoning them for new ground.
These shells do not retain their individuality at depths greater than 1400 or 1500 fathoms, and in fact pteropod ooze is only found in small patches on the ridges near the Azores, Antilles, Canaries, Sokotra, Nicobar, Fiji and the Paumotu islands, and on the central rise of the South Atlantic between Ascension and Tristan d'Acunha.
It does not occur in the Atlantic Ocean at all, and in the Indian Ocean it is only known round Cocos and Christmas Islands; but it is abundant in the Pacific, where it covers a large area between 5° and 15° N., westward from the coast of Central America to 165° W., and it is also found in patches north of the Samoa Islands, in the Marianne Trench and west of the Galapagos Islands.
Brown or even blood-red stripes have been observed in the North Atlantic when swarms of the copepod Calanus finmarchicus were present; the brown alga Trichodesmium erythraeum, as its name suggests, can change the blue of the tropical seas to red; swarms of diatoms may produce olive-green patches in the ocean, while some other forms of minute life have at times been observed to give the colour of milk to large stretches of the ocean surface.
FAIRY RING, the popular name for the circular patches of a dark green colour that are to be seen occasionally on permanent grass-land, either lawn or meadow, on which the fairies were supposed to hold their midnight revels.
In the canyons of the Edwards Plateau grow the pecan, live oak, sycamore, elm, walnut and cypress; on the hilly dissected borders of the same plateau are cedars, dwarf and scrubby oak, and higher up are occasional patches of stunted oak, called "shinneries."
Outside of these general areas, forest products are of relatively little value, the exceptions being the dense growths, in certain restricted areas, of live-oak, which is in demand for ship timbers; and scattering patches of hickory, which is requisite for certain manufactures.
in the north-east) of black earth, with only a few patches of saline clay on the shores of the Sivash or Putrid Sea, and sand along the lower Dnieper.
Thorny acacias, euphorbias and aloes are still, however, found in patches on the plains.
Mixed with the bunch grass are occasional patches of sage brush.
Most of the bluffs along the principal river valleys, especially those in the south-east, are entirely bare of vegetation, but on the bottom lands along the rivers and streams considerable patches of cottonwood and willows are common.
The crystallines are confined to the portion of the belt east of the Great Valley where Paleozoic rocks are always highly metamorphosed and occur for the most part in limited patches, excepting in New England and Canada, where they assume greater areal importance, and are besides very generally intruded by granites.
Coccus pinicorticis causes the growth of patches of white flocculent and downy matter on the smooth bark of young trees of the white pine in America.
The high price received by the hill growers of the Burley induced farmers in the Blue Grass to plant Burley tobacco there, where the crop proved a great success, more than twice as much (sometimes 2000 lb) being grown to the acre in the Blue Grass as in the hills and twice as large patches being easily managed.
Bands of masked men rode about the country both in the Black Patch and in the Burley, burning tobacco houses of the independent planters, scraping their newly-planted tobacco patches, demanding that planters join their organization or leave the country, and whipping or shooting the recalcitrants.
of Cretaceous and later date, the pre-Cretaceous rocks occurring only in comparatively small and isolated patches.
The Triassic and Jurassic systems are met with only in scattered patches.
Maize or Indian corn was cultivated on patches of ground where, as in the Hindu jam, the trees and bushes were burnt and the seed planted in the soil manured by the ashes.
The notion that the ruined cities now buried in the Central-American forests were of great antiquity and the work of extinct nations has no solid evidence; some of them may have been already abandoned before the conquest, but others were inhabited by the ancestors of the Indians who now build their mean huts and till their patches of maize round the relics of the grander life of their ancestors.
The climatic effects of relief are seen directly in the ascent of the higher mountain ranges to altitudes where low temperatures prevail, thus preserving snow patches through the summer on the high summits (over 12,000 ft.) in the south, and maintaining snowfields and moderate-sized glaciers on the ranges in the north.
The microscope shows that the neighbouring filaments are held together by patches of cilia, called " ciliated junctions," which interlock with one another just as two brushes may be made to do.
Many of the crystals are parti-coloured, the blue being distributed in patches in a colourless or yellow stone; but by skilful cutting, the deep-coloured portion may be caused to impart colour to the entire gem.
The hair covering the body is long, coarse, and of a peculiarly brittle and pith-like character, breaking easily; it is generally of a greyish-brown colour, sometimes inclined to yellowish-red, and often variegated with lighter patches.
Thereafter, except for deltaic patches at Marsa Susa and Derna, the shore is all precipitous.
The surrounding country is bare and stony, with carefully cultivated patches of rich red soil among the crevices of the rock.
Various degrees in the reduction of the pigment patches up to that of complete elimination may be traced.
Occasionally the piebald patches tend to be symmetrically arranged, and sometimes the eyeballs are pigmentless (pink) and sometimes pigmented (black).
The hair and the eyes may be regarded as skin patches, in which sometimes the one and sometimes the other is pigmentless.
More remarkable is the case of certain cattle, whose skin is piebald, marked by a general ground colour over which are scattered patches of unpigmented coat.
And with certain cutaneous diseases accompanied by constitutional disturbances which afflict cattle, the affection in the skin appears on the patches bearing white hairs, the other parts remaining apparently healthy.
The chicks also are black, with occasionally white patches on the head.
When the alga is predominant it forms felted patches on the bark of trees, the Laudatea form.
lost its independence as a band and occurs only in patches within the Mesozoic zone.
In the front row patches of the white arabis, the yellow alyssum, white, yellow, blue, or purple violas, and the purple aubrietia, recurring at intervals of 5 or 6 yards on a border of considerable length, carry the eye forwards and give a balanced kind of finish to the whole.
Plum-leaf blister is caused by Polystigma rubrum, a pyrenomycetous fungus which forms thick fleshy reddish patches on the leaves.
Here the black bat-like patches are the masses of pearlite plus proeutectoid cementite resulting from the splitting up of the primary austenite.
typical graphitic cast iron results; or, as usually happens, certain molecules may follow one diagram while the rest follow the other diagram, so that cast iron which has both cementite and graphite results, as in most commercial grey cast iron, and typically in " mottled cast iron," in which there are distinct patches of grey and others of white cast iron.
In the Kimberley district five of these round patches of blue ground were found within an area little more than 3 m.
In the west and south-west of the country especially, opportunities of migration and of expansion had been gradually reduced, and to provide for their increasing numbers they were compelled to divide their holdings again and again until these patches of land became too small for the support of a household.
During some displays, auroral light appears in irregular areas or patches, which sometimes bear a very close resemblance to illuminated detached clouds.
Arcs, bands and, generally speaking, the more regular and persistent forms, show their greatest frequencies earlier in the night than rays or patches.
was the hour of most frequent occurrence for arcs and bands, whereas patches had their maximum frequency at I I P.M.
But clearly, whilst the arcs and bands, and to a lesser extent the patches, showed a marked preference for the magnetic meridian, the rays showed no such preference.
In the case of isolated patches the intensity often waxes and wanes as if a search-light were being thrown on and turned off.
In both areas they are accompanied by Jurassic, and occasionally by Cretaceous, beds; but of the latter there are only a few small patches.
Small patches occur also at Pachino and in the hills north of Sciacca.
early days no doubt the soil was cultivated in patches, but gradually a great system of canals was organized under the control of the central government, both for irrigation and for transport.
The soil consists almost entirely of sand and gravel, and is covered with bleak moorland, patches of wood, and fen.
Huge patches of sulphur, some still smouldering, are everywhere visible, intermingled with the white streaks of snow and ice that fill the crevices and cover the ledges of the black rocks.
Patches of stunted jungle here and there diversify their rugged and barren aspect; but they abound in minerals, especially copper and iron ores.
Besides the white on the chin, there are often other irregular white patches on the under parts of the body.
In Polysiphonia they cover the joints of the so-called leaves; in Chondria they arise on flattened disks; in the more massive forms they arise in patches on the ordinary surface; in a few cases (Gracilaria, Corallina, Galaxaura) they line the walls of conceptacle-like depressions.
There can be no doubt that the valleys in which these patches of red rocks lie already existed in Permian time.
Rocks belonging to the Cretaceous system at one time covered considerable areas on both sides of the Highlands, but they have been entirely stripped off the eastern side, while on the western they have been reduced to a few fragmentary patches, which have survived because of the overlying sheets of basalt that have protected them.
Near the hills and along the streams are strips and patches of jungle; the villages are usually surrounded with picturesque groves of tamarind, mango and other shadegiving trees.
The last of these minerals occurs in small irregular patches between the idiomorphic felspars which Dr J.
About 150o acres are under rice cultivation, and there are scattered patches of coco-nut and sago palms and a few vegetable gardens, the latter owned for the most part by Chinese.
Nevertheless the Milky Way contains a fair proportion of lucid stars, for these are considerably more numerous in the bright patches of the Milky Way than in the rifts and dark spaces.
The villages lie thickly scattered, consisting of low thatched cottages, and surrounded by patches of garden land, or groves of banyan, pipal and pakar trees.
Patches of Cambrian rocks are found in the Pyrenees.
There is general engorgement and oedema of the lungs, with pneumonic patches varying in size and irregularly distributed.
The nest is generally in long heather, and contains two eggs of a dark olive-colour, suffused with still darker brown patches.
At no very remote date it was the practice in Scotland for every small farmer and cotter not only to grow " lint " or flax in small patches, but to have it retted, scutched, cleaned, spun, woven, bleached and finished entirely within the limits of his own premises, and all by members or dependents of the family.
The Cambrian and Ordovician strata occur in isolated patches in Vesterbotten, Jemtland (around Storsjo), Skaraborg, Elfsborg, Orebro, Ostergotland and Kristianstad.
The Cretaceous formation occurs in the provinces of Malmohus and Kristianstad and a few small patches are found in the province of Blekinge.
The region of sand and gravel is covered with bare heaths and patches of woods, and the occupations of the scanty population are chiefly those of buckwheat cultivation and peat-digging, as in Drente.
At the end of a fortnight the white spat has become darkcoloured from the appearance of coloured patches in the developing embryos.
He was born in 1379 or 1380 in the town of Kempen, lying about 15 miles north-west of Dusseldorf, in one of the many patches of territory between 1 See the sketch in Syriac of the history of the church of Malabar printed and translated by Land, Anecd.
Forest patches are found in the kloofs and seaward sides of the mountains; willows often border the watercourses; heaths and bulbous plants are common in some areas.
The adult plumage is of a uniform black, with the exception of a frill of white feathers nearly surrounding the base of the neck, and certain wing feathers which, especially in the male, have large patches of white.
As the patches extend in size by the growth of the fungus they at length become confluent, and so the leaves are destroyed and an end is put to one of the chief vital functions of the host plant.
It is characterized by the curling of the leaves, which later show black A spots due to the production of numerous dark spores in patches on the diseased leaves.
There are also a narrow strip along the southern shores of the Algarve and a few smaller patches along the western coast.
33-53, regulations dealing with the appearance of patches of mould or mildew on the walls of a house.
The district stretches out in a level plain, intersected by numerous streams and dotted with patches of jungle.
Round these central masses of early Palaeozoic rocks there is a broken ring of Carboniferous Limestone, and several patches of Coal Measures, while the New Red Sandstone appears as a boundary belt outside the greater part of the district.
The outer rim of the Welsh area contains a broken series of coal-fields, where patches of Carboniferous strata come to the surface on the edge of the New Red Sandstone plain.
Smaller patches of the Coal Measures appear near Tamworth and Burton, while deep shafts have been sunk in many places through the overlying Triassic strata to the coal below, thus extending the mining and manufacturing area beyond the actual outcrop of the Coal Measures.
The Downs are almost without population, waterless and grass-covered, with patches of beech wood.
Until the advent of Europeans the natives, except in the immediate neighbourhood of some of the Arab settlements, did little more than cultivate small patches of land close to their villages.
The interior is characterized by wooded dunes, covered with pine, fir, birch and oak, with swamps and lakes, and fertile patches between.
Except on the south and east, where the offshoots from the surrounding hills and patches of jungle break up the country, the district consists of open plains of varying degrees of fertility, interspersed with low ranges and isolated heights.
Patches of glacial boulder clay and gravel lie upon the older rocks over most of the area.
The islands were formerly densely wooded, but only patches of forest remain.
The forests of the granitic land, of which typical patches remain, had the characteristics of a tropical moist region, palms, shrubs, climbing and tree ferns growing luxuriantly, the trees on the mountain sides, such as the Pandanus sechellarum sending down roots over the rocks and boulders from 70 to 100 ft.
The surface is a yellow clay, with patches of brown or dark grey, outliers of the Russian " black earth.
Like Drente on the north and Gelderland on the south, Overysel consists of a sandy flat relieved by hillocks, and is covered with waste stretches of heath and patches of wood and high fen.
In the neighbourhood surrounding the penumbra the granules appear to be packed more closely, forming brilliant patches called faculae.
In the majority of cases it appears to be pied, showing large blotches of black or brown on a white ground; the head being generally white with large black patches on the sides, most of the neck and the fore-part of the body black, and the hind-quarters white with large coloured blotches.
Inland, it spreads out into prairies of coarse long grass and scrub jungle, which harbour wild animals in plenty; but throughout this vast region there is scarcely a hamlet, and only patches of rice cultivation at long intervals.
Even before the Conquest the lands of the magnates were to a large extent held in scattered units, not in solid patches.
Mention should also be made of Gowers Des patches, the Cornwallis Correspondence, Roses Correspondence and Lord Coichesters Correspondence.
In this connexion reference may be made to patches or lines of long and generally white hairs situated on the back of certain ruminants, which are capable of erection during periods of excitement, and serve, apparently, as " flags " to guide the members of a herd in flight.
Such are the white chrysanthemum-like patches on the rump of the Japanese deer and of the American prong-buck (Antilocapra), and the line of hairs situated in a groove on the loins of the African spring-buck.
Callosities, or bare patches covered with hardened and thickened epidermis, are found on the buttocks of many apes, the breast of camels, the inner side of the limbs of Equidae, the grasping under-surface of the tail of prehensile-tailed monkeys, opossums; &c. The greater part of the skin of the onehorned Asiatic rhinoceros is immensely thickened and stiffened by an increase of the tissue of both the skin and epidermis, constituting the well-known jointed " armour-plated " hide of those animals.
Besides the crypts of Lieberkiihn found throughout the intestinal canal, and the glands of Brunner confined to the duodenum, there are other structures in the mucous membrane, about the nature of which there is still much uncertainty, called " solitary " and " agminated " glands, the latter more commonly known by the name of " Peyer's patches."
A few patches of Upper Carboniferous are found on the borders of the hills near Ilfeld, Ballenstedt, &c., lying unconformably upon the Devonian.
at the shoulder, is an elegant creature, with gracefully curved neck and long slender legs, the hind-pair of the latter bearing two naked patches or callosities.
In the immediate vicinity of water the sedge (Carex physoides) grows, and sporadic patches of Allium.
The invading steppe plants appear everywhere in patches in the Turkestan meadows.
in height, diversified by occasional patches of hard clay, mostly elongated from north-east to south-west, between the ridges of the dunes.
The crest of the water-parting is crowned by a chain of snow-capped mountains, separated by broad patches of lower ground.
In the south and west the sedimentary rocks most largely developed are of ancient, pre-Carboniferous date, interrupted by considerable patches of granite, serpentine and other crystalline rocks.
The Shumadia is mainly occupied by rocks of Tertiary age, with intervening patches of older strata; and the Rudnik Mountains are traversed by metalliferous veins of syenite.
limit and above that it is dotted with scanty patches of grass and bush vegetation.
Here and there in the neighbourhood of the hamlets were patches of corn grown upon allotments which were gavelled, or redistributed, every two or three years.
" The site now occupied by wide quays extending several miles in length was then entirely covered with water when the sea rose a few inches above ordinary level, and that even in a perfect calm; the banks of the river near the mouth were only indicated by clusters of wretched hovels built on piles and by narrow patches of sand skirted by tall weeds, the only vegetable product of the vast swamps beyond.
There is one small tree (Phylica nitida), which grows in detached patches on the lower grounds.
Except in northern Africa, the Tertiary formations only occur in a few isolated patches on the east and west coasts.
The soil is of various kinds, loam, clay, sand and peat; most of it is sufficiently fertile, though in the lower portions there are barren patches where the scanty vegetation is covered with an ochreous deposit.
Beyond the Chakhansur limits, southward or up to the Helmund, there is probably no cultivation save that obtained on the river bank, and ordinarily illustrated by patches of wheat and barley with melon beds.
In the region of Salies-du-Salat, for example, patches of Trias lie discordantly upon the edges of the Cretaceous and Tertiary beds.
The main portion of Gelderland north of the Rhine and the Old Ysel forms as it were an extension of the province of Overysel, being composed of diluvial sand and gravel, covered with sombre heaths and patches of fen.
The central plain is highly cultivated, forming an almost continuous stretch of gardens and vineyards, varied here and there with a few patches of cornfields and pasture lands.
The first hypothesis has been supported on the ground that Breton sailors speaking a language closely allied to Welsh were acquainted with the great auk, and that the conspicuous white patches on the head of that bird justified the name "white head."
These asperities usually form brush-like patches on the inner side of one or more of the digits, but may extend over the inner surface of the limbs and on the breast and chin; the use of them on these parts is sufficiently obvious, but they are sometimes also present, without apparent function, on various parts of the foot, as in Discoglossus, Bombinator, and Pelodytes.
"Sir, I stopped the bleeding with skin patches, but he's got metal in threeâ€”" the medic started.
He saw the skin patches, fracture brace, and laser-sealed woundsâ€”evidence of the medic's quick workâ€”but he also saw the unusual bulge in the wounded soldier's side.
Camp fires from Landis's men and allies made the forest canopy glow in patches as far as he could see.
Look out for their black and white striped abdomen and orange patches on the wing.
Research into dopamine agonist skin patches is in progress.
applying the necessary patches.
assimilate the nutrients contained in the pills and in the patches?
Wilcox seemed a bit AWOL for large patches of the game.
bare patches of ground leave room for weeds to take root.
Patches is a collie terrier cross, around the size of a big beagle and much smaller than a collie.
Wet patches are dominated by heath rush and here heath bedstraw is likely to be the only common herb.
Problems occur because these sticky patches can catch any debris in the blood which in turn makes the plaques bigger.
brindle patches with white.
Patches of tall cactus, thorn scrub, and thatch palms are typical of this habitat.
campion flowers have appeared in the woodland and patches of wild garlic are now quite prominent.
The city looked cheerful in the bright sunlight, the streets lined with trees, with little garden patches between them.
If you are pregnant or taking the contraceptive pill you can develop chloasma - darker patches on your face.
Finally she re entered the water with the aid of the patches and puddling clay.
Types include: paracetamol aspirin ibuprofen codeine Opioid patches are also available although not widely prescribed.
Other plants, typical of waste ground in general, will also rapidly colonize bare patches on the dunes.
The sandhill crane has reddish patches on its head that could possibly be mistaken for large red eyes.
crispy with patches of green.
crusty yellow patches on the scalp.
Seed surface patches are formed by grouping neighboring pixels whose mean and Gaussian curvature have the same sign.
Small irregular patches of brown were then dabbed on with an old brush.
dappled with somber shades and sunlit patches of great happiness.
dark gray or brown with a few pale patches.
depigmentation of the skin, leaving white, clearly defined patches, sometimes symmetrical, on the body.
Vitiligo is progressive depigmentation of the skin, leaving white, clearly defined patches, sometimes symmetrical, on the body.
depot injections or patches.
The fungal nail condition usually begins toward the far end of the nail and may start with patches of white or yellow discoloration.
discolour discolored patches of bark form white pustules in summer & red fruiting bodies in winter.
These gardens are tended patches of vegetation of intermediate status between fully wild and fully domesticated.
dopamine agonist skin patches is in progress.
But there are also poor patches of grass and a few small pools to brighten an otherwise drab landscape.
Someone with atopic eczema will get patches of red, dry skin that is really itchy.
Pied is mainly white with brindle patches, no spots or ticking, and black eyelashes and eye rims.
This provides a reliable fallback for IT administrators who need to quickly roll out security patches to minimize security threats.
What to see: Reedbed and tall herb fen with patches of scrub woodland along the northern bank of Belstead Brook.
These are patches of pure fescue that have established mainly in the last year.
There are patches of water mint, and heath rush, with scattered water figwort and marsh thistle.
The boiler is prepared for patches to be applied over the shoulders of the outer firebox.
flaky, crusty patches covered with silvery scales, which are shed easily.
I immediately told her to get out of the bath and then put a cold, wet flannel on all the red patches.
flounder around in the juicy patches again I decided to find another way back via forest tracks to the west.
fog patches may also affect eastern Scotland.
Becoming dry between 1500 and 1600 UTC, the fog clearing to fog clearing to fog patches at 1800 UTC and adjacent fog at 1900 UTC.
There may also be the presence of haemorrhagic patches along the body side or raised furuncles in the dermis.
The patches incorporate a special technology which uses a water-based gel giving instant cooling relief that lasts for hours.
Patches on the tongue; Tongue - patchy; Benign migratory glossitis.
Patches of yellow lichen cover the ground at intervals, gleaming absolutely golden under the evening sun.
greyles tend to be dark gray or brown with a few pale patches.
The bald patches have now spread to cover approximately 40 percent of my facial hair, at least creating less area to shave daily.
For really bad calluses and cracked heels, try using the Purple Nail Shaping Pad to further buff away rough patches.
hyoscine patches and triamcinolone dental paste, useful as they are.
High dose patches or oestradiol implants of 100 mg do suppress the cycle.
Broadleaved woodland is limited to small patches alongside steeply incised streams and abandoned meander scars cut in the glacial deposits alongside the Glenelly river.
interspersed with clean patches at varying distances.
Today heÃ¢s wearing a tweed jacket with leather patches on the elbows and gray trousers from British Home Stores.
Keep in mind that many of these things are still changing in the form of patches and in the newer 2.1.x kernels.
lethargic pace at which people deploy the patches that can prevent infection in the first place.
long green dark green (white below) leaves form rosettes from which runners help spread into large patches.
Peyer's patches to not have any afferent lymphatics.
Patches of peaty marsh in low-lying areas between ridges of moraine and valley sides.
The array of square phospholipid patches is imaged by fluorescent microscopy.
mist patches soon clearing away.
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moiety hydrophobic moieties, all of them placed perfectly nearby hydrophobic (green) surface patches.
mottled brown appearance with gray patches.
This animal is a brownish or reddish species which is heavily mottled with light patches.
The organisms penetrate the gut mucosa via Peyer's patches and multiply within intestinal lymph nodes.
Others use things like nicotine patches or nicotine patches or nicotine chewing gum.
nitroglycerin patches (NTG) were effective in thrombophlebitis syndrome.
There are also patches of wild garlic, twayblade and early-purple orchid.
We started through sunny green pastureland with scattered patches of woodland all swathed in the purple of Patterson's Curse.
patches of atheroma at the anastomosis site.
Most of this is just applying patches from the queue.
Also bare patches of ground leave room for weeds to take root.
damp patches in the carpet could mean a rusting floor panel.
sticky patches are placed on the back of the head.
Others use things like nicotine patches or nicotine chewing gum.
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Hard lines seem softened by the rich blue patina, evenly applied in soft patches.
Use of bovine pericardium allows production of valves and pericardial patches on a large scale with availability in all the necessary sizes.
Tiny light sensitive patches called photoreceptors cover the back of the eye.
pigment melanin from the Pied patches.
pigmentation problem as she was developing completely colorless patches on her skin.
Alternatives to the pill include patches, injections, and implants, and the progestogen-only pill.
preemption patches should be only applied by the brave, as they can cause problems with several drivers.
proliferatess to Symantec, they're trying to rush out patches as fast as they can to a rapidly proliferating virus.
For every Delvin Kehoe, there are several others whose visual prosthetics deliver little more than dots and fuzzy patches.
Patches of white pumice often lie over the black sand, and when it is thick enough it is easily rideable.
Sunken, discolored patches of bark form white pustules in summer & red fruiting bodies in winter.
Life is indeed a crazy quilt made of patches.
would-be quitters were given advice, support and two weeks worth of Nicotine Replacement Therapy patches or gum free of charge.
In damp patches marsh valerian, devil's-bit scabious, marsh ragwort, water avens, meadowsweet and can be found.
They may also get red lines and patches on the tongue.
remnant patches of rainforest in the steep terrain.
If a guinea pig develops bald patches on its face, this could indicate the fungal disease ringworm.
Unlike scalp ringworm, the patches of hair loss are not scaly or inflamed.
They spin a communal web near to large patches of their foodplant, Devils bit scabious.
scalp ringworm, the patches of hair loss are not scaly or inflamed.
scaly patches with broken hairs on the patch.
scarify to remove unwanted material, spike and top-dress, seed in sparse patches.
Patches of acid peat with heather and acid grasses or with cotton sedge are found on the remnants of the former bogs.
I made some really cool shirts for Hilken and I to wear that had all these cool patches sewn into them.
The few patches of water linking the lake with the flooded forest were too shallow to allow any large fish to escape.
shock tactics, pills, patches or other gimmicks!
It is a prickly shrub that can form extensive patches.
silvery bark has conspicuous black patches.
similar in nature, and contained large patches of dense clay.
Microsoft on Tuesday released a slew of security patches, five of them critical, as part of its monthly update.
slimming patches online at competitive prices.
somber shades and sunlit patches of great happiness.
Swallowed infected sputum has resulted in spread to the Peyer's patches of the ileum.
Surgery is only one of the ways of treating strabismus; other methods include wearing spectacles and wearing eye patches.
A generally cloudy day with drizzle patches, bringing the low stratus down to almost station level at times.
Around bog pools there may sometimes be patches of 7150 Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion.
sunlit patches and ghostly gray showers.
tabby markings are overlaid with patches of red or cream giving an effect of mingled colors.
Unlike Hawaiian taro cultivation which is done in patches flooded with water, Samoans grow taro cultivation which is done in patches flooded with water, Samoans grow taro in unflooded but wet soil.
taro patches - much the same as today.
Women with low testosterone levels who had lost on average 18 per cent of their body weight were offered testosterone patches or placebo.
They are mostly brown but have tiny, square, white patches at the corners of their tails.
transcutaneous estrogen patches versus LHRH analogs in prostate cancer.
June 19th Put together various kernel patches and also the rather essential en_GB translation for XFCE.
triangular fin, dark gray back with paler patches on flank.
Small patches of cloud forest still exist and there is a dense understory of bamboo in some parts.
To some people, the patches of plant life look unnatural for a beach that is predominantly shingle.
up-to-date with patches.
In situations where seedlings cannot establish (i.e. where vegetation management does not produce patches of bare soil) only vegetative spread occurs.
The other possible cause is a condition called vitiligo, in which the pigment is lost in large irregular patches.
This road was like riding a corrugated washboard, alternating with patches of deep sand.
Avoid permanently or seasonally waterlogged patches, in which posts will not hold firm.
wavy white lines next to the red patches.
In these troughs the depth is seldom much less than 3000 fathoms, and this is exceeded in a series of patches to which Murray has given the name of " Deeps."
Finally the mountain valley, with its patches of cultivable soil on the alluvial fans of tributary torrents, its narrow pastures on the uplands only left clear of snow in summer, its intensified extremes of climates and its isolation, almost equal to that of an island, has in all countries produced a special type of brave and hardy people, whose utmost effort may bring them comfort, but not wealth, by honest toil, who know little of the outer world, and to whom the natural outlet for ambition is marauding on the fertile plains.
Among this Semitic folk is to be observed a great variety of immigrant stocks, settled in isolated patches, which have done much to contaminate the masses about them.
As the plant develops the veil is ruptured; the lower portion forms a sheath or volva round the base of the stem, while the upper portion persists as white patches or scales or warts on the surface of the cap. The stem usually bears an upper ring of tissue, the B C Amanita muscaria.
Upon the exposed mountain slopes a species of rhubarb (Rheum Ribes) is noticeable, and also a vetch (Vicia canescens) excellent for sheep. The spring vegetation, which lasts until July, appears to be rich, especially as regards showy plants, such as Corydalis, Gagea, Colchicum, Puschkinia, Geranium, Ornithogalum, &c. The flora of the highest ridges, along the edges of the snow patches, exhibits no forms related to the northern alpine flora, but suggestions of it are found in a Draba, an Androsace, an Alsine and a violet, occurring, however, only in local species.
It does not occur in the Atlantic Ocean at all, and in the Indian Ocean it is only known round Cocos and Christmas Islands; but it is abundant in the Pacific, where it covers a large area between 5Ã‚° and 15Ã‚° N., westward from the coast of Central America to 165Ã‚° W., and it is also found in patches north of the Samoa Islands, in the Marianne Trench and west of the Galapagos Islands.
patches at the breech and muzzle with notch and blade (fig.
Here the soil consists mainly of sand and gravel, and the prevailing scenery is formed of waste heaths and patches of wood, while here and there fertile meadows extend along the banks of the streams, and the land is laid out in the highly regular manner characteristic of fen reclamation (see Drente).
Wide tracts of sand, marshes, peat-bogs, ponds, and small lakes, among which the streams lazily meander from one marsh to another, the whole covered with thin pineforests and scanty vegetation, with occasional patches of fertile xxr.
In the western tracts, dense patches of jungle furnish covert to tigers, leopards, bears and monkeys.
Limnaea and Planorbis); the existence of belts of dead poplars, patches of dead and moribund tamarisks, and vast expanses of withered reeds, all these crowning the tops of the jardangs, never found in the wind-scooped furrows; the presence of ripple-marks of aqueous origin on the leeward side of the clay terraces and in other wind-sheltered situations; and, in fact, by the general conformation, contour lines, and shapes of the deserts as a whole.
The poet gives us a "portrait of the fat friar with his double chin shaking about as big as a goose's egg, and the ploughman with his hood full of holes, his mittens made of patches, and his poor wife going barefoot on the ice so that her blood followed" (Early English Text Society, vol.
Would-be quitters were given advice, support and two weeks worth of Nicotine Replacement Therapy patches or gum free of charge.
His beard, which grew in white patches over reddened skin, made him look like a dog with mange.
Scanning from a nearby ridge shows other remnant patches of rainforest in the steep terrain.
Occasional windows at the southern end permit small patches of riparian vegetation, mostly Common Reed.
The symptoms are bald, scaly patches with broken hairs on the patch.
Scarify to remove unwanted material, spike and top-dress, seed in sparse patches.
Without using shock tactics, pills, patches or other gimmicks !
Observation hint: The silvery bark has conspicuous black patches.
The deposits above and behind this were very similar in nature, and contained large patches of dense clay.
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These patches represent the triangles of the sparse polyhedral approximation to the original shape surfaces.
I felt we played some nice stuff in patches but it is just sporadic at the moment.
Swallowed infected sputum has resulted in spread to the Peyer 's patches of the ileum.
She used, Zyban, patches, gum, inhalator, NHS stop smoking clinics, newsgroup support, support of my family.
Occasionally we stop to look back south and west, where dramatic cloudscapes consist of equal parts sunlit patches and ghostly gray showers.
The tabby markings are overlaid with patches of red or cream giving an effect of mingled colors.
Unlike Hawaiian taro cultivation which is done in patches flooded with water, Samoans grow taro in unflooded but wet soil.
He stated that the Moorhen frequented swamps, ponds, streams and taro patches - much the same as today.
Objectives The PATCH trial is a randomised-controlled trial investigating the use of transcutaneous estrogen patches versus LHRH analogs in prostate cancer.
Small central triangular fin, dark gray back with paler patches on flank.
Repair lawn edges or patches with turves cut from other areas of the garden.
It is vital to keep Windows up-to-date with patches.
Patches of vitiligo skin have no natural protection against the sun 's rays.
Self-heating patches or heat packs that can be warmed in a microwave are a convenient alternative.
There are usually wavy white lines next to the red patches.
Some have huge bald patches where mats have just been yanked off by the owner, and the skin is red and sore.
A baby with thrush often has white patches on the tongue and the inner aspects of the cheeks that do not wipe off.
Whether you prefer Kirk, Picard, or Janeway, there are numerous ways to buy Star Trek patches and indulge in your love of the science fiction franchise.
Patches can be an inexpensive way to show your love for the series.
Patches offer an easy way to share your love of Star Trek with the world.
There are two types of patches available for those looking to buy Star Trek patches.
AmericanPatches.com sells nearly 50 Star Trek patch designs, including insignia from the original series and The Next Generation, patches dedicated to popular alien races, and a Starfleet Academy patch.
Intergalactic Trading Company offers patches featuring everything from original series commander's patches to 40th anniversary commemorative designs.
With a total of 46 different patches to choose from, there's sure to be a favorite for most shoppers.
The retailer offers one of the most complete collections of patches, along with several framed sets that collectors will surely enjoy.
The attraction is located in Las Vegas, but you can also buy Star Trek patches from the online store.
Hit the floor of the show room at Star Trek, science fiction, gaming, and comic book conventions for an impressive selection of Star Trek merchandise, including the chance to buy Star Trek patches.
Search auction sites like eBay to find individual collectors selling Star Trek patches.
It is easy to buy Star Trek patches and start your own memorabilia collection.
Choose the patches you enjoy and display them proudly to show your Starfleet affiliations, and always keep a comm channel open to learn about new patch designs.
Replacing old flooring: You may want to tear up some of the old carpet in very small patches along the wall.
From tees with Team USA logos to collectible pins and patches, there is something for everyone in your family to enjoy.
If you've ever noticed definite patches of loose fur on the backs of couches and chairs placed near windows, you've seen signs of Kitty's presence.
The third kitten appears to have been born with patches of missing hair on his back legs, and today I noticed the hair has disappeared from the end of his tail.
The only thing more difficult than watching your cat grow bald patches is figuring out the cause for the hair loss.
Maybe your cat has developed random bald patches.
The points are blue with patches of cream in them.
The body should be an icy white and the points are lilac with patches of cream.
Chocolate- The body is ivory, and the points are chocolate with patches of red or cream.
The points are seal brown with patches of red and cream.
The points are blue with darker tabby stripes and patches of cream.
There are darker tabby stripes through the points with patches of red splashed here and there.
There are patches of cream in the points as well.
Seal Tortie Lynx - The body is cream to fawn, and the points are brown with darker tabby markings and patches of red.
A bi-color Persian is a cat that is mostly white with patches of another color randomly placed.
Many couches come with repair patches that can be ironed or sewn onto the cushion cover if it has tears.
Larger tears might benefit from iron-on patches or regular patches made of a matching material (remember to use a material suitable for outdoor use).
Sunspots are dark patches on the sun's surface that block hot solar plasma.
Surrounding sunspots are bright patches known as faculae.
These patches give off greater than normal radiation, and they are more powerful than the darker, cooler patches.