Power-on Sentence Examples
Venice, however, in the 14th century took her place at last as an Italian power on an equality at least with the very greatest.
The American rebellion, the French Revolution and the British invasions of Montevideo and Buenos Aires (1806-7), under GeneralsAuchmuty(i 756-1 822)andJohnWhitelocke (1757-1833), all contributed to the extinction of the Spanish power on the Rio de la Plata.
Russia now remained the only unconquered power on the continent, and it was evident that the final struggle with her could not be long delayed.
The supreme responsibility for this act must rest with the emperor, "who imposed it by an exercise of personal power on the only one cf his ministers who could have lent himself to such a forgetfulness of the safeguards of a parliamentary regime."
Iron came into general Aegean use about r000 B.C., and possibly was the means by which a body of northern invaders established their power on the ruins of the earlier dominion.Advertisement
When the struggle between the colonies and the mother country began, although he felt much sympathy for the former, his opposition to any form of obstruction to the Stamp Act and other measures, and his denunciation of a resort to force created a breach between him and his parish, and in a fiery farewell discourse preached after the opening of hostilities he declared that no power on earth should prevent him from praying and shouting "God save the King."
The idea of the sovereignty of the people was to him utterly abhorrent, and even any delegation of sovereign power on his own part would have seemed a betrayal of a God-given trust.
Though radical enough, this Land Act was still not sufficient to satisfy the groups which came into political power on June 3 1921.
He protests against Peel's Income Tax Bill of 1842; against the Aberdeen Act 1843, as conferring undue power on church courts; against the perpetuation of diocesan courts for probate and administration; against Lord Stanley's absurd bill providing compensation for the destruction of fences to dispossessed Irish tenants; and against the Parliamentary Proceedings Bill, which proposed that all bills, except money bills, having reached a certain stage or having passed one House, should be continued to next session.
Merely to show the dependence of resolving power on aperture it is not necessary to use a telescope at all.Advertisement
In estimating theoretically the resolving power on a double star we have to consider the illumination of the field due to the superposition of the two independent images.
The idea of the supreme power on earth of a general council of Christendom, deliberating in the name of the Holy Spirit, convoked, if necessary, independently of the popes, was defended by many, and advocated by the university of Paris.
Distracted among themselves, with the formidable Basuto power on their southern and eastern flank, the troubles of the infant state were speedily added to by the action of the Transvaal Boers.
Learning the secret of his birth, he, full of remorse, sought the prophet who, he had heard, had power on earth to forgive sins.
Practically all the cities' and large towns have electric tramways, and electricity is also used as a motive power on many lines uniting the larger cities with the surrounding towns and villages.Advertisement
As contrasted with the colossal display of power on the part of the Church of Rome, it must be allowed that the churches which in the 16th century broke off from their allegiance to the Latin centre at first showed no great anxiety for the extension of the gospel and the salvation of the heathen.
Probably the most important application of turbines to the generation of power on a great scale is that at Niagara Falls.
There was to be, under this plan, an executive chosen by the national legislature, to be ineligible for a second term, to have general authority to execute the national laws and to have the executive rights vested in Congress by the Confederation; and the executive with a convenient number of the national judiciary was to compose a Council of Revision, with a veto power on acts of the national legislature and on the national legislature's vetoes of acts of state legislatures - but the national legislature might pass bills (or vetoes of state legislation) over the action of the Council of Revision.
A further distinction is important, especially in such subjects as mathematics or foreign languages, in which it is legitimate to ask what precise power on the part of a candidate the passing of an examination shall signify.
He was one of the band that for a moment seized the reins of power on the 31st of October, and for his share in that outbreak he was again condemned to death on the 17th of March of the following year.Advertisement
The Afghans of Ghor thus rose to power on the downfall of the Turks of Ghazni.
Therefore, Jackson's personality and name became a power on the side opposed to banks, corporations and other forms of the new growing power of capital.
Hence the magicoreligious society or individual practitioner piles ceremony on ceremony, name of power on name of power, relic on relic, to consolidate the forces within reach and assume direction thereof.
The Boer leaders declined the offer - they preferred the position of untrammelled critics, and the opportunity to work to regain power on constitutional lines when the grant of self-government should be made.
The usurpation of power on the part of the richer members was not always effected without opposition.Advertisement
As head of a party, dependent for its position in power on the Bond's support, his position was undoubtedly a trying one.
The new minister had been swept into power on a wave of popular favor, but he inherited from his predecessors difficulties Glad- in almost eyery quarter of the world; and his own stones language had perhaps tended to increase them.
Further, the serum of a patient affected with one of the types has a marked agglutinative power on the variety with which he is infected and not on the other.
Their alliance off the Council was as important as their balance of power on the Council.
Confidence to use that power on a slippery surface infested with changing cambers is the key to success here.
Anyone know of issues with removing the faceplate with the power on.
You must then find and change the appropriate configuration parameter to permit instant power on.
Liberalism means a freer Britain, one in which people and communities are able to exercise real political power on their own behalf.
Through all these changes Ravenna maintained its character as an impregnable "city in the sea," not easily to be attacked even by a naval power on account of the shallowness and devious nature of the channels by which it had to be approached.
But though his eclectic system failed, the spirit of toleration which originated it produced in other ways many important results, and, indeed, may be said to have done more to establish Akbar's power on a secure basis than all his economic and social reforms. He conciliated the Hindus by giving them freedom of worship; while at the same time he strictly prohibited certain barbarous Brahmanical practices, such as trial by ordeal and the burning of widows against their will.
The federal government developed programs to study the practicality of harnessing the sun's power on a larger scale and solar aircraft and cars were successfully tested.
A proximity tester lets you place the device tip near an electrical wire and it will light up if there is power on that circuit.
Kakashi, however, can't turn the power on and off at will.
You can use what you already have, whether it's a super gaming machine or a basic-use computer that you just power on once in a while to surf the Internet.
Wait until he picks up a Roman and use the spear's power on him.
Ridge, although raised by Eric, is actually the biological child of Massimo Maroni, a storyline change that upset the balance of power on the show in 2002.
With time running out, Harry must decide which is more important, following Dumbledore's instructions or seeking power on his own.