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positively Sentence Examples

  • I feel like we are positively glowing.

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  • It's positively gorgeous up there.

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  • He was being positively rude.

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  • The coast positively bristled with guns.

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  • But when zinc dissolves, the zinc ions carry their electric charges with them, and the liquid tends to become positively electrified.

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  • The first tea-tray is positively electrified, and the second negatively.

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  • Several experiments were tried, to determine positively whether or not she had any perception of sound.

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  • In the early years of her education she had only good things to read; some were, indeed, trivial and not excellent in style, but not one was positively bad in manner or substance.

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  • A claim has been set up for Thomas Legge, mayor for the second time in 1354, that he was the first lord mayor, but there is positively no authority whatever for this claim, although it is boldly stated that he;was createdlord mayor by Edward III.

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  • One or more of the electrons may be detached from the system by a finite force, the number so detachable depending on the valency of the atom; if the atom loses an electron, it becomes positively electrified; if it receives additional electrons, it is negatively electrified.

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  • Van Diemen's Land positively refused to do so, even though this denial cut off the su p ply of labour, now urgently needed.

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  • Their theological teaching is misty and perplexing; their earliest writings contain no error, and the hymns of their great St Ephrem, still sung in their services, are positively antagonistic to "Nestorianism"; their theology dating from the schism is not so satisfactory.

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  • Previous to Stark's investigation P. Lenard 2 had concluded that the carriers of certain of the lines of the flame spectra of the alkali metals are positively charged.

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  • The insulated conductor to which the points are connected therefore becomes positively electrified.

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  • Positively it may be affirmed that the recovered figure of the historical Jesus is the greatest asset in the possession of modern Christian theology and apologetics.

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  • In order that positively electrified ions may enter a solution, an equivalent amount of other positive ions must be removed or negative ions be added, and, for the process to occur spontaneously, the possible action at the two electrodes must involve a decrease in the total available energy of the system.

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  • Nothing is positively known of his ancestry, for the supposition (originating with Du Cange) that a certain William, marshal of Champagne between 1163 and 1179, was his father appears to be erroneous.

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  • Rutherford had announced the nuclear theory of atomic structure which required each atom to consist of a minute positively charged nucleus about which negative electrons were distributed.

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  • In this connexion it is usual to distinguish three types of atheism: - the dogmatic, which denies the existence of God positively; the sceptical, which distrusts the capacity of the human mind to discover the existence of God; and the critical, which doubts the validity of the theistic argument, the proofs for the existence of God.

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  • -+39 +x40, showing that any number from - 40 to +40 can be made up, and that in one way only, with the parts I, 3, 9, 27 taken positively or negatively; and so in general any number from -2(3 k -I) to (3 k - I) can be made up, and that in one way only, with the parts I, 3, 9,

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  • But when he got back to Corinth he positively refused to return, until forcibly carried off by Hermes (Schol.

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  • The fundamental assumption is that the medium contains positively and negatively charged ions or electrons which are acted on by the periodic electric forces which occur in wave propagation on Maxwell's theory.

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  • He loved biography, literary history, the history of manners; but political history was positively distasteful to him.

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  • Rutherford had announced the nuclear theory of atomic structure which required each atom to consist of a minute positively charged nucleus about which negative electrons were distributed.

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  • The rotation continuing the ball thus negatively charged is made to give up this charge to that negatively electrified field plate, and the ball positively charged its charge to the positively electrified field plate, by touching little contact springs.

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  • Continuing their rotation, the positively charged carrier gave up its positive charge by touching a little knob attached to the positive field plate, and similarly for the negative charge carrier.

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  • Each disk carried two strips of tin-foil extending nearly over a semi-circle, and there were two field plates, one behind each disk; one of the plates was P > P positively and the other negatively electrified.

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  • The action of the machine is as follows: Suppose one paper armature to be charged positively, it acts by induction on the right hand comb, causing negative electricity to issue from the comb points upon the glass revolving disk; at the same time the positive electricity passes through the closed discharge circuit to the left comb and issues from its teeth upon the part of the glass disk at the opposite end of the diameter.

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  • The charges thus deposited on the glass disk are carried round so that the upper half is electrified negatively on both sides and the lower half positively on both sides, the sign of the electrification being reversed as the disk passes between the combs and the armature by discharges issuing from them respectively.

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  • The operation of the machine is as follows: Let us suppose that one of the studs on the back plate is positively electrified and one at the opposite end of a diameter is negatively electrified, and that at that moment two corresponding studs on the front plate passing opposite to these back studs are momentarily connected together by the neutralizing wire belonging to the front plate.

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  • After a few revolutions of the disks half the studs on the front plate at any moment are charged negatively and half positively and the same on the back plate, the neutralizing wires forming the boundary between the positively and negatively charged studs.

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  • Only of certain districts, however, can it be said that they are positively unhealthy; to this category belong some parts of the Holland provinces, Zeeland, and Friesland, where the inhabitants are exposed to the exhalations from the marshy ground, and the atmosphere is often burdened with sea-fogs.

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  • Diamond differs from graphite in being a bad conductor of electricity: it becomes positively electrified by friction.

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  • Little is positively known of the wild stock to which we owe our tame birds, nor can the period of its reintroduction (for there is apparently no evidence of its domestication being continuous from the time of the Romans) be assigned more than roughly to that of the African discoveries of the Portuguese.

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  • Little is positively known of the wild stock to which we owe our tame birds, nor can the period of its reintroduction (for there is apparently no evidence of its domestication being continuous from the time of the Romans) be assigned more than roughly to that of the African discoveries of the Portuguese.

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  • I know all about it, and I can tell you positively that Helene is as innocent before you as Christ was before the Jews.

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  • If the positive is called the signalling current, the line will be charged positively each time a signal is sent; but as soon as the signal is completed a negative charge is communicated FIG.

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  • The ordinary pleasures of life were for them not merely negligible but positively harmful inasmuch as they interrupted the operation of the will.

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  • It would consequently be unsafe to ascribe positively all that appears in this volume to the result of Nitzsch's mature consideration.

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  • But the sultan refused to ratify these articles, and the relations between Russia and Turkey were therefore determined by the patent treaty only, which positively stipulated for the evacuation by the Russians of every spot occupied by them on Turkish soil in Asia.

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  • A body containing an excess of these particles is negatively electrified, and is positively electrified if it has parted with some of its normal number.

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  • Massart and Bordet, Leber, Metchnikoff and others have studied the phenomenon in leucocytes, with the result that while there is evidence of their being positively chemiotactic to the toxins of many pathogenic microbes, it is also apparent that they are negatively influenced by such substances as lactic acid.

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  • 925), positively asserts that the Khazar tongue differed not only from the Turkish, but from that of the bordering nations, which were Ugrian.

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  • For most of these, however, we have no authority but Lee's own impressions of style, &c.; and consequently, though the best qualified judges will in most cases agree that Defoe may very likely have written them, it cannot positively be stated that he did.

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  • Charge positively a brass ball held on an ebonite stem, and introduce it, without touching, into the canister.

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  • Hence when a body is charged positively its potential is raised above that of the earth, and when negatively it is lowered beneath that of the earth.

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  • They may exclude one another, exist so to speak in a condition of armed neutrality to one another, without being positively thereby related to one another or altered by any change taking place in any of them.

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  • 3 k-1 taken positively or negatively.

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  • Fichtean idealism therefore at once stood out negatively, as abolishing the dogmatic conception of the two real worlds, subject and object, by whose interaction cognition and practice arise, and as amending the critical idea which retained with dangerous caution too many fragments of dogmatism; positively, as insisting on the unity of philosophical interpretation and as supplying a key to the form or method by which a completed philosophic system might be constructed.

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  • Severity, on the other hand, seemed to him not only inexpedient, but positively wrong.

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  • These rays are apparently the trajectories of positively charged particles having masses of the order of magnitude of the gaseous molecules.

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  • Its amount is the correction which must be applied positively or negatively to the mean anomaly in order to obtain the true anomaly.

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  • The glass is excited positively by friction with the rubbers, and the charge is drawn off by the action of the points which, when acted upon inductively, discharge negative electricity against it.

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  • Without positively asserting much more than he can prove, he gives prominence to all the circumstances which support his case; he glides lightly over those which are unfavourable to it; his own witnesses are applauded and encouraged; the statements which seem to throw discredit on them are controverted; the contradictions into which they fall are explained away; a clear and connected abstract of their evidence is given.

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  • Radium itself emits three types of rays: (1) the a rays, which are regarded as positively charged helium atoms; these rays are stopped by a single sheet of paper; (2) the s rays, which are identified with the cathode rays, i.e.

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  • If it is to be used for warping, or in any way for adding to the solid material of the irrigated land, then the nature and amount of the suspended material are necessarily of more importance than the character of the dissolved substances, provided the latter are not positively injurious.

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  • In the course of his progress through France he received orders from Henry to send back his secretary Gardiner, or, as he was called at court, Master Stevens, for fresh instructions; to which he was obliged to reply that he positively could not spare him as he was the only instrument he had in advancing the king's "secret matter."

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  • Bare or indeterminate being, for instance, the first of the determinations of Hegel's logic, as the being of that which is not anything determinate, of Kant's thing-in-itself, for example, positively understood, implicated at once the notion of not-being, which negates it, and is one with it, yet with a difference, so that we have the transition to determinate being, the transition being baptized as becoming.

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  • Severity, on the other hand, seemed to him not only inexpedient, but positively wrong.

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  • If it is to be used for warping, or in any way for adding to the solid material of the irrigated land, then the nature and amount of the suspended material are necessarily of more importance than the character of the dissolved substances, provided the latter are not positively injurious.

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  • I don't wish to marry, she answered positively, glancing at Prince Vasili and at her father with her beautiful eyes.

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  • Why Jackson, you sound positively desperate.

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  • Arriving at this conclusion we can reply directly and positively to these two essential questions of history:

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  • While Cynthia might not have "come to terms" with her quickly acquired family, she was positively thrilled to announce the wedding to all who'd listen, skirting the impending birth like a ballet dancer, concentrating on lace and promises, even if the color was off-white.

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  • Both spirits possess creative power, which manifests itself positively in the one and negatively in the other.

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  • In Britain it seems to have been positively unknown until quoted some years after its completion by a cataloguecompiler on account of some peculiarities of nomenclature which it presented.

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  • She had to keep thinking positively.

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  • Both of you look at things positively.

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  • Linss (6) found that an insulated conductor charged either positively or negatively lost its charge in the free atmosphere; the potential V after time t being connected with its initial value Vo by a formula of the type V = Voe - at where a is constant.

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  • Again, if, whilst holding the electrified ebonite over the tray, we touch the latter for a moment and then withdraw the ebonite sheet, the tray will be found to be positively electrified.

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  • accordingly, it had become usual to read, in the regular meetings of the churches which were not so fortunate as to possess a competent preacher, the written discourses of celebrated fathers; and at a considerably later period we have on record the canon of at least one provincial council (that of Vaux, probably the third, held in 529 A.D.), positively enjoining that if the presbyter through any infirmity is unable himself to preach, "homilies of the holy fathers" (homiliae sanctorum patrum) are to be read by the deacons.

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  • (b) Theologically, as a stage in the history of Christian doctrine, their value is as great negatively as positively.

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  • Then A' will be left negatively electrified and B' will be left positively electrified.

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  • There is nothing, however, in all these symptoms positively distinctive of plague, unless it is already prevalent.

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  • But this view was too extreme for the council; the most Pius could hope for was to be declared immune from error, instead of positively inspired.

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  • The unanimous vote of the electors made him the first president of the United States; their unanimous vote elected him for a second time in 17921 793 and even after he had positively refused to serve for a third term, two electors voted for him in 1796-1797.

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  • In the case of the charged Leyden jar, he asserted that the inner coating of tinfoil had received more than its ordinary quantity of electricity, and was therefore electrified positively, or plus, while the outer coating of tinfoil having had its ordinary quantity of electricity diminished, was electrified negatively, or minus.

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  • In subsequent trials with another apparatus, he found that the clouds were sometimes positively and sometimes negatively electrified, and so demonstrated the perfect identity of lightning and electricity.

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  • John Canton (1718-1772) made the important contribution to knowledge that electricity of either sign could be produced on nearly any body by friction with appropriate substances, and that a rod of glass roughened on one half was excited negatively in the rough part and positively in the smooth part by friction with the same rubber.

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  • Canton (1 753, 1 754) When, for instance, a positively electrified body was found to induce upon another insulated conductor a charge of negative electricity on the side nearest to it, and a charge of positive electricity on the side farthest from it, this was explained by saying that the particles of each of the two electric fluids repelled one another but attracted those of the positive fluid.

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  • Electric waves are produced wherever electrons are accelerated or retarded, that is, whenever the velocity of an electron is changed or accelerated positively or negatively.

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  • The only work which can positively be ascribed to him is his Harmonica Institutio.

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  • Mexicans and Peruvians, Arcadians, Chinese, Egyptians,: Hindus, Persians, Germans, Romans, with the Greek religion in the highest rank; (3) Religions of Redemption (Judaism forming the transition from the second group), Buddhism in the sense of world negation, and, positively, Christianity.

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  • 1-5), instead of giving his usual word of commendation, he plunges into a personal and historical vindication s of his apostolic independence, which, developed negatively and positively, forms the first of the three main 1 It is not quite clear whether traces of the Judaistic agitation were already found by Paul on this visit (so especially Holsten, Lipsius, Sieffert, Pfleiderer, Weiss and Weizsacker) or whether they are to be dated subsequent to his departure (so Philippi, Renan and Hofmann, among others).

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  • a XV., positively packed with learning, the second by a Historia da Sociedade em Portugal no Seculo XV.

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  • The term " holiness " in this connexion consists positively in the fulfilment of ceremonial obligations and negatively in abstaining from the defilement caused by heathen customs and superstitions, but it also includes obedience to the moral requirements of the religion of Yahweh.

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  • He summed up his results in the general statement that "hydrogen, the alkaline substances, the metals and certain metallic oxides are attracted by negatively electrified metallic surfaces, and repelled by positively electrified metallic surfaces; and contrariwise, that oxygen and acid substances are attracted by positively electrified metallic surfaces and repelled by negatively electrified metallic surfaces; and these attractive and repulsive forces are sufficiently energetic to destroy or suspend the usual operation of elective affinity."

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  • Louis Philippe was accused of secretly favouring the Carlists, and he positively refused to be a party to direct interference in Spain.

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  • Geology has made it manifest that our earth must have been the seat of vegetable and animal life for an immense period of time; while the first appearance of man, though comparatively recent, is positively so remote, that an estimate between twenty and a hundred thousand years may fairly be taken as a minimum.

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  • The only paintings positively recorded as done by him at Rome are two small panels for an official of the papal court, one of a child, the other of a Madonna, both now lost or unrecognized.

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  • A crystal becomes positively and negatively electrified in alternate prism edges when its temperature changes.

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  • On the other hand it is not positively distinguished either from the ethereal fire, or from the and the avayKf according to which all things occur.

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  • With Cousin the absolute as the ground of being is grasped positively by the intelligence, and it renders all else intelligible; it is not as with Kant a certain hypothetical or regulative need.

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  • With Schelling again Cousin agrees in regarding this supreme ground of all as positively apprehended, and as a source of development, but he utterly repudiates Schelling's method.

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  • Positively, the school build upon foundations laid in ethics by Kant and in philosophy of religion by Schleiermacher; so also R.

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  • Thus Locke seems by implication to acknowledge something added by the mind to the original " simple ideas " of extension and succession; though he finds that what is added is not positively conceivable.

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  • " The attempt to conceive it is like the attempt positively to conceive immensity or eternity: we are involved in an endless, ultimately incomprehensible, regress.

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  • We fail when we try either positively to phenomenalize substance or to dispense with the superphenomenal abstraction.

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  • For as for poverty, painful toil, disrepute, and such evils as men dread most, these, he argued, were positively useful as means of progress in spiritual freedom and virtue.

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  • The only good of man is the pure existence of the soul, which in itself, apart from the contagion of the body, is perfectly free from error or defect; if only it can be restored to the untrammelled activity of its original being, nothing external, nothing bodily, can positively impair its perfect welfare.

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  • We have, however, to distinguish in the case of the gospel between (1) absolute commands and (2) " counsels," which latter recommend, without positively ordering the monastic life of poverty, celibacy and obedience as the best method of effectively turning the will from earthly to heavenly things.

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  • The negatively electrified sulphur is seen to attach itself to the positively electrified parts of the plate, and the positively electrified red lead to the negatively electrified parts.

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  • In 1857, having been persuaded to make a play of the novel of Dalila, he brought out this piece at the Vaudeville, and enjoyed a brilliant success; on this occasion he positively broke through the consigne and went up to Paris to see his play rehearsed.

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  • He was being positively rude.

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  • While Cynthia might not have "come to terms" with her quickly acquired family, she was positively thrilled to announce the wedding to all who'd listen, skirting the impending birth like a ballet dancer, concentrating on lace and promises, even if the color was off-white.

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  • It's positively gorgeous up there.

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  • She had to keep thinking positively.

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  • I feel like we are positively glowing.

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  • Why Jackson, you sound positively desperate.

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  • Both of you look at things positively.

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  • Or, another plan is that we can choose to engage positively with those who seem most amenable to change.

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  • The mRNA was positively correlated with its simultaneous serum levels, and was higher in G/G genotype.

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  • John Jones, for example, positively relished the thought of the impeachment.

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  • Please note, mailing list members have to positively affirm they want to have their details displayed in this way.

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  • The regimented North Korean military audiences listening stiffly to their great leader seem positively animated by comparison.

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  • Lucy's pasta dish came without any pasta, but with rice, and my swamp crabs were positively anorexic.

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  • Negatively charged antiprotons not in the company of a positively charged positron cannot reach the well.

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  • Who is positively apoplectic if someone answers their phone during dinner?

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  • Spread over 15 different appellations, his range positively rings with great Burgundian names!

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  • bad-tempered encounter, Maidenhead started positively and took the lead on eight minutes.

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  • We discussed the positively balmy conditions for February, both somewhat amazed to be perspiring in our fishing gear.

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  • barbarians supported by a positively evil catholic regime.

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  • He was positively beaming as he noted that the audience was largely made up of lawyers and law students.

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  • This charming little town is positively brimming with history, however.

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  • bristlee come away from the course positively bristling with a whole new toolkit.

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  • My pack feels like air, or perhaps positively buoyant.

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  • If she responds positively to her feeding, she will let out a little burp, yawn and fall asleep.

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  • In its face, Alan Greenspan, long regarded by leading capitalists as possessing positively magical powers, confessed bewilderment.

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  • This means they are attractive to positively charged calcium cations (Opposites attract in life.

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  • The interior is extremely spacious and offers plenty of leg and headroom for all passengers, while the boot is positively cavernous.

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  • For a belief to positively cohere it must in some way be supported or made probable by the doxastic system with which it coheres.

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  • complexity of the tasks the organization performs positively affects how they couple.

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  • Listen out for them and see how often you hear them being used to positively connote someone's behavior or choices.

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  • contributed positively to his Report.

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  • Crisp color assessment is known to be positively correlated with dry matter content.

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  • Angela Barrett's pictures are so cold and frosty the paper positively crackles.

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  • And they are in too defeatist a frame of mind to think positively.

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  • Rather the opposite in fact, channeling money from government to government has been shown to be positively deleterious to those receiving it.

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  • Do they remain positively disposed to the company and product?

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  • The Probability (a drunk driver reacts positively) is 36 / 40.

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  • The quality was quite stunning and had the audience clustered around it positively drooling!

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  • electrifyhat are positively electrified (hydrogen and the metals) are called cations (cf. anion ).

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  • It was our prayer that the weekend would be of mutual encouragement and I believe that intercession was answered positively.

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  • This whole album positively fizzes and bubbles with life, truth and unbounded enthusiasm - all delivered in manageable soundbites.

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  • The effort to create a European constituency in an effort to promote federalism has been positively counter productive.

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  • She was out-going, adventurous and positively fizzed with energy.

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  • As with other flatfish, the turbot's eggs contain a droplet of oil that makes the eggs positively buoyant.

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  • If sufficient churches respond positively a revised text will be prepared to be launched at a major European ecumenical gathering at Easter 2001.

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  • glutamate residue may be stabilizing a positively charged intermediate.

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  • A reference that was useful yesterday may be useless or positively harmful today.

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  • Positively healthy 1 Princes Street Richmond Surrey TW9 1ED United Kingdom Tel / Fax: 020 8977 4411 email: info@posh-uk.org.uk Est.

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  • The window also has positively locating stainless steel friction stay hinges.

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  • He even implores us to positively celebrate St George's Day.

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  • inane conversation on his/her mobile phone try to think positively.

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  • If Venus had looked inconsolable in New York, she looked positively narked in Munich.

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  • It was considered positively indecent to parade ones good deeds.

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  • interact positively with greenspace in their school holidays.

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  • lactate ion can be recycled in the energy production cycle and used positively to help produce energy.

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  • Some areas showed accumulation of neutral lipid in fibers that stained positively for succinate dehydrogenase.

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  • manipulation of the spine, especially the neck, can be positively dangerous.

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  • Good quality and effective store merchandising is essential to create the right shopping environment so as to positively affect customers ' buying decisions.

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  • Professionalism, beauty, swing, warmth, emotion, this album positively oozes all these things.

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  • Well, I positively believe that he has presided over the greatest decline in manufacturing output.

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  • Like the other dead polecats it was put in a freezer and then sent off to the Vincent Wildlife Trust who positively verified it.

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  • When the student was assigned to a 'good preceptor ' the outcome of the placement was positively influenced.

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  • promoted has been externally assessed as positively promoting the employment of disabled people.

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  • proportion of the workforce who are managers is positively linked to TFP levels.

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  • p-type materials are positively charged.

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  • And as for his canon of quality pictures, well, it's positively puny.

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  • Labor makes the Tories 18 years in government look positively Puritan.

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  • Now their goal is to make sure that their already adorable baby looks positively radiant in a special Christmas outfit.

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  • radiateairies and Queen positively radiating a magical light Sports Day Presentation 1950 Holgate won the cup, and Shirley was in Form II.

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  • react very positively to your efforts at speaking Dutch, which is great.

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  • Needless to say, the demo positively reeks of quality.

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  • responded positively to the cry of our local churches for quantity.

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  • respond positively to pressure and deliver on time.

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  • Colin Wilson's The Unexplained Psychic Powers makes the Element Encyclopedia seem positively restrained.

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  • However, some people positively revel in the excitement of last-minute arrangements.

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  • salivateospect of being able to tax shelter their buy to let investments in pension arrangements has buy to let investors positively salivating!

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  • scrounged off some poor bloke's plate is therefore calorie-free, shopping for " reduced " items is positively virtuous.

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  • In general, the mean is larger than the median in positively skewed distributions and less than the median in negatively skewed distributions.

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  • Compute a bar graph on highly positively skewed data.

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  • It certainly makes the next generation of composers look positively staid.

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  • Ensure the curriculum and resources positively reflect experiences and reject racist stereotypes.

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  • In what way does ethical subjectivism positively incorporate a relativist position?

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  • Positively Healthy believes that this reductionist tendency loses much personal data that cannot be turned into mere numbers.

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  • A large number of plants and animals positively thrive here and are very well adapted to urban life.

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  • This unique architectural solution will produce a development which will positively enhance the townscape of the central area.

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  • Think positively about your casual work experience and do not undersell yourself!

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  • They looked unreal with their scarlet plumage positively glowing.

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  • vasopressin levels correlate positively with intensity of nausea.

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  • He looked positively wretched for the first couple of weeks alone in his nest.

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  • youngish chaps sitting in a small room positively overflowing with cameras.

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  • Linss (6) found that an insulated conductor charged either positively or negatively lost its charge in the free atmosphere; the potential V after time t being connected with its initial value Vo by a formula of the type V = Voe - at where a is constant.

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  • Others, while recognizing the supreme authority of the papal magisterium in matters of doctrine, confine the infallibility to those cases alone in which the pope chooses to make use of it, and declares positively that he is imposing on all the faithful the obligation of belief in a certain definite proposition, under pain of heresy and exclusion from the Church; they do not insist on any special form, but only require that the pope should clearly manifest his will to the Church.

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  • If the positive is called the signalling current, the line will be charged positively each time a signal is sent; but as soon as the signal is completed a negative charge is communicated FIG.

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  • The cable is thus charged first positively and then negatively, or vice versa, for each signal.

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  • The ordinary pleasures of life were for them not merely negligible but positively harmful inasmuch as they interrupted the operation of the will.

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  • Positively it may be affirmed that the recovered figure of the historical Jesus is the greatest asset in the possession of modern Christian theology and apologetics.

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  • On the 16th, hoping probably to save herself by these means, she informed Cranmer of a certain supposed impediment to her marriage with the king - according to some accounts a previous marriage with Northumberland, though the latter solemnly and positively denied it - which was never disclosed, but which, having been considered by the archbishop and a committee of ecclesiastical lawyers, was pronounced, on the 17th, sufficient to invalidate her marriage.

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  • In Britain it seems to have been positively unknown until quoted some years after its completion by a cataloguecompiler on account of some peculiarities of nomenclature which it presented.

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  • It would consequently be unsafe to ascribe positively all that appears in this volume to the result of Nitzsch's mature consideration.

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  • Both spirits possess creative power, which manifests itself positively in the one and negatively in the other.

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  • But the sultan refused to ratify these articles, and the relations between Russia and Turkey were therefore determined by the patent treaty only, which positively stipulated for the evacuation by the Russians of every spot occupied by them on Turkish soil in Asia.

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  • But when zinc dissolves, the zinc ions carry their electric charges with them, and the liquid tends to become positively electrified.

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  • In order that positively electrified ions may enter a solution, an equivalent amount of other positive ions must be removed or negative ions be added, and, for the process to occur spontaneously, the possible action at the two electrodes must involve a decrease in the total available energy of the system.

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  • A body containing an excess of these particles is negatively electrified, and is positively electrified if it has parted with some of its normal number.

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  • One or more of the electrons may be detached from the system by a finite force, the number so detachable depending on the valency of the atom; if the atom loses an electron, it becomes positively electrified; if it receives additional electrons, it is negatively electrified.

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  • Massart and Bordet, Leber, Metchnikoff and others have studied the phenomenon in leucocytes, with the result that while there is evidence of their being positively chemiotactic to the toxins of many pathogenic microbes, it is also apparent that they are negatively influenced by such substances as lactic acid.

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  • Digestion, regarded not long ago as little more than a trituration and "coction" of ingesta to fit them for absorption and transfer them to the tissues, now appears as an elaboration of peptones and kindred intermediate products which, so far from being always bland, and mere bricks and mortar for repair or fuel for combustion, pass through phases of change during which they become so unfit for assimilation as to be positively poisonous.

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  • A claim has been set up for Thomas Legge, mayor for the second time in 1354, that he was the first lord mayor, but there is positively no authority whatever for this claim, although it is boldly stated that he;was createdlord mayor by Edward III.

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  • Their theological teaching is misty and perplexing; their earliest writings contain no error, and the hymns of their great St Ephrem, still sung in their services, are positively antagonistic to "Nestorianism"; their theology dating from the schism is not so satisfactory.

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  • 925), positively asserts that the Khazar tongue differed not only from the Turkish, but from that of the bordering nations, which were Ugrian.

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  • For most of these, however, we have no authority but Lee's own impressions of style, &c.; and consequently, though the best qualified judges will in most cases agree that Defoe may very likely have written them, it cannot positively be stated that he did.

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  • The first tea-tray is positively electrified, and the second negatively.

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  • Again, if, whilst holding the electrified ebonite over the tray, we touch the latter for a moment and then withdraw the ebonite sheet, the tray will be found to be positively electrified.

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  • Charge positively a brass ball held on an ebonite stem, and introduce it, without touching, into the canister.

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  • Hence when a body is charged positively its potential is raised above that of the earth, and when negatively it is lowered beneath that of the earth.

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  • Nothing is positively known of his ancestry, for the supposition (originating with Du Cange) that a certain William, marshal of Champagne between 1163 and 1179, was his father appears to be erroneous.

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  • They may exclude one another, exist so to speak in a condition of armed neutrality to one another, without being positively thereby related to one another or altered by any change taking place in any of them.

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  • accordingly, it had become usual to read, in the regular meetings of the churches which were not so fortunate as to possess a competent preacher, the written discourses of celebrated fathers; and at a considerably later period we have on record the canon of at least one provincial council (that of Vaux, probably the third, held in 529 A.D.), positively enjoining that if the presbyter through any infirmity is unable himself to preach, "homilies of the holy fathers" (homiliae sanctorum patrum) are to be read by the deacons.

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  • Moreover there was considerable controversy between the " Old Lights," who regarded the " revival " as positively pernicious, and the " New Lights," who approved it.

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  • In this connexion it is usual to distinguish three types of atheism: - the dogmatic, which denies the existence of God positively; the sceptical, which distrusts the capacity of the human mind to discover the existence of God; and the critical, which doubts the validity of the theistic argument, the proofs for the existence of God.

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  • (b) Theologically, as a stage in the history of Christian doctrine, their value is as great negatively as positively.

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  • -+39 +x40, showing that any number from - 40 to +40 can be made up, and that in one way only, with the parts I, 3, 9, 27 taken positively or negatively; and so in general any number from -2(3 k -I) to (3 k - I) can be made up, and that in one way only, with the parts I, 3, 9,

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  • 3 k-1 taken positively or negatively.

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  • But when he got back to Corinth he positively refused to return, until forcibly carried off by Hermes (Schol.

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  • The fundamental assumption is that the medium contains positively and negatively charged ions or electrons which are acted on by the periodic electric forces which occur in wave propagation on Maxwell's theory.

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  • Fichtean idealism therefore at once stood out negatively, as abolishing the dogmatic conception of the two real worlds, subject and object, by whose interaction cognition and practice arise, and as amending the critical idea which retained with dangerous caution too many fragments of dogmatism; positively, as insisting on the unity of philosophical interpretation and as supplying a key to the form or method by which a completed philosophic system might be constructed.

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  • These rays are apparently the trajectories of positively charged particles having masses of the order of magnitude of the gaseous molecules.

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  • Previous to Stark's investigation P. Lenard 2 had concluded that the carriers of certain of the lines of the flame spectra of the alkali metals are positively charged.

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  • Its amount is the correction which must be applied positively or negatively to the mean anomaly in order to obtain the true anomaly.

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  • The coast positively bristled with guns.

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  • The glass is excited positively by friction with the rubbers, and the charge is drawn off by the action of the points which, when acted upon inductively, discharge negative electricity against it.

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  • The insulated conductor to which the points are connected therefore becomes positively electrified.

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  • Then A' will be left negatively electrified and B' will be left positively electrified.

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  • The rotation continuing the ball thus negatively charged is made to give up this charge to that negatively electrified field plate, and the ball positively charged its charge to the positively electrified field plate, by touching little contact springs.

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  • Continuing their rotation, the positively charged carrier gave up its positive charge by touching a little knob attached to the positive field plate, and similarly for the negative charge carrier.

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  • Each disk carried two strips of tin-foil extending nearly over a semi-circle, and there were two field plates, one behind each disk; one of the plates was P > P positively and the other negatively electrified.

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  • The action of the machine is as follows: Suppose one paper armature to be charged positively, it acts by induction on the right hand comb, causing negative electricity to issue from the comb points upon the glass revolving disk; at the same time the positive electricity passes through the closed discharge circuit to the left comb and issues from its teeth upon the part of the glass disk at the opposite end of the diameter.

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  • The charges thus deposited on the glass disk are carried round so that the upper half is electrified negatively on both sides and the lower half positively on both sides, the sign of the electrification being reversed as the disk passes between the combs and the armature by discharges issuing from them respectively.

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  • The operation of the machine is as follows: Let us suppose that one of the studs on the back plate is positively electrified and one at the opposite end of a diameter is negatively electrified, and that at that moment two corresponding studs on the front plate passing opposite to these back studs are momentarily connected together by the neutralizing wire belonging to the front plate.

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  • After a few revolutions of the disks half the studs on the front plate at any moment are charged negatively and half positively and the same on the back plate, the neutralizing wires forming the boundary between the positively and negatively charged studs.

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  • Only of certain districts, however, can it be said that they are positively unhealthy; to this category belong some parts of the Holland provinces, Zeeland, and Friesland, where the inhabitants are exposed to the exhalations from the marshy ground, and the atmosphere is often burdened with sea-fogs.

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  • But now the chief use for blister steel is for remelting in the crucible process, yielding a product which is asserted so positively, so universally and by such competent witnesses to be not only better but very much better than that made from any other material, that we must believe that it is so, though no clear reason can yet be given why it should be.

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  • Without positively asserting much more than he can prove, he gives prominence to all the circumstances which support his case; he glides lightly over those which are unfavourable to it; his own witnesses are applauded and encouraged; the statements which seem to throw discredit on them are controverted; the contradictions into which they fall are explained away; a clear and connected abstract of their evidence is given.

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  • Diamond differs from graphite in being a bad conductor of electricity: it becomes positively electrified by friction.

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  • Radium itself emits three types of rays: (1) the a rays, which are regarded as positively charged helium atoms; these rays are stopped by a single sheet of paper; (2) the s rays, which are identified with the cathode rays, i.e.

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  • He loved biography, literary history, the history of manners; but political history was positively distasteful to him.

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  • In the course of his progress through France he received orders from Henry to send back his secretary Gardiner, or, as he was called at court, Master Stevens, for fresh instructions; to which he was obliged to reply that he positively could not spare him as he was the only instrument he had in advancing the king's "secret matter."

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