How to use Proctor in a sentence
After 1872, in addition to its regular organs, it issued Hungarian translations of several popular scientific English works, as, for instance, Darwin's Origin of Species; Huxley's Lessons in Physiology; Lubbock's Prehistoric Times; Proctor's Other Worlds than Ours; Tyndall's Heat as a Mode of Motion, &c. Versions were also made of Cotta's Geologie der Gegenwart and Helmholtz's Populcire Vorlesungen.
Harrison's offensive operations being thus checked, he accomplished nothing that summer except to hold in check Proctor, who (May 1-5) besieged him at Fort Meigs, the American advanced post after the disaster of the river Raisin.
Perry's naval victory on the 10th of September 1813, Harrison no longer had to remain on the defensive; he advanced to Detroit, re-occupied the territory surrendered by General William Hull, and on the 5th of October administered a crushing defeat to Proctor at the battle of the Thames.
In 1600 he was appointed proctor of his college and catechetical lecturer in the university, though still a layman, and was ordained deacon and priest on the same day, in 1601, while still under the canonical age, by his uncle the primate.
Later it bore in succession the names of Town at Proctor's, Town at the Severn, Anne Arundel Town, and finally in 1694, Annapolis, in honour of Princess Anne, who at the time was heir to the throne of Great Britain.Advertisement
In 1752 he was nominated junior proctor at Oxford and became dean of his college.
Church, dean of St Paul's, who as proctor had vetoed the condemnation of Tract 90 in 1841.
I hope we can lend an ear to what Oxford has to tell us about the roles a Proctor can fulfill.
The most numerous of these was the Ruston & Dunbar steam navvy, produced by Ruston & Proctor of Lincoln.
After you get the exam, call the proctor over, point to any question, ask for the answer.Advertisement
He even had the original proctor D on it with cotton sails!
His installation into this congenial post at once introduced him to the best literary society of the time; and in becoming the associate of Charles Lamb, Cary de Quincey, Allan Cunningham, Proctor, Talfourd, Hartley Coleridge, the peasant-poet Clare and other contributors to the magazine, he gradually developed his own intellectual powers, and enjoyed that happy intercourse with superior minds for which his cordial and genial character was so well adapted, and which he has described in his best manner in several chapters of Hood's Own.
Thelace of the attorney-general was Practi- P Y-g taken by the king's or queen's advocate-general, and that of the treasury solicitor by the king's or queen's procurator or proctor.
Upon the resignation of Sir James Parker Deane the office of admiralty advocate was not filled up. In like manner the proctor to the admiralty has disappeared.
Momentarily, I was reminded of something Jim Proctor once said.Advertisement
The ball landed at the feet of Proctor who slammed the ball over the top from six yards out.
Tests and formal quizzes are usually given on-site, at a pre-arranged location, with a proctor present.
The company was subsequently sold to Proctor and Gamble in 1999.
Proctor Jones has a few styles of pants available including elastic waist pants and bibs.
In 2008, after Sebastian was purchased by Proctor & Gamble, its image and products were completely reinvented.Advertisement
The company was acquired by Bristol-Myers Squibb in 1957 and subsequently taken over by Proctor & Gamble in 2001.
In 1837, candle maker William Proctor and soap maker James Gamble joined together to mass produce high quality, low-cost soap products.
The G-Index Diet, by Richard Podell, MD, FACP, and William Proctor, is another plan -- this book is a bit more extensive in its approach, with more of the science.
Olay has partnered with Cover Girl, another Proctor and Gamble brand, to create a line of anti-aging cosmetics.
The visionary Olay Pro X line was created in collaboration between a group of renowned dermatologists and Proctor and Gamble scientists known as the Alliance.Advertisement
The principal supply is in West Rutland, Proctor and Pittsford; this, the "Rutland marble," is a duller, less lustrous white, and of a greater durability than the Carrara marble, and is used largely for monuments and statuary.
At Rutland, Proctor and Dorset many darker shades are found, including "moss vein," olive green and various shades of blue, green, yellow and pink, which are used for ornamental purposes.
Barre is the centre of the granite business, and the region about Rutland, especially Proctor, is the principal seat of the marble industry.
There were also an admiralty advocate and an admiralty proctor.
That officer uses the title of king's proctor when he appears in certain matrimonial causes.Advertisement
Rutland (pop. in 1900, 2914), and Proctor (pop. in 1900, 2136), which were parts of the township of Rutland until 1886.
He matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford, but migrated to Merton, where he obtained a fellowship. In 1631 he was proctor and also chaplain to Philip, earl of Pembroke, then chancellor of the university, who presented him to the rectory of Bishopston in Wiltshire.
Proctor in 1877 directed attention to the composition of the slag resulting from the burning of esparto, which they found to be strikingly similar to that of average medical bottle glass, the latter yielding on analysis 66.3% of silica and 25.1% of alkalies and alkaline.
Having taken his degrees, he was made prebendary of York in 1406, and the next year was junior proctor of the university.
In 1722 he was appointed to the deanery of Dromore, a post which seems to have entailed no duties, as we find him holding the offices of Hebrew lecturer and senior proctor at the university.Advertisement
Proctor found that between Aldebaran and the Pleiades most of the stars have a motion positive in right ascension and negative in declination, a phenomenon which he designated " star-drift."
The chief of these was usually the advocatus or Vogt, some neighbouring noble who served as the proctor of the church in all secular affairs.
Rumours of his opinions began to spread and, giving up the office of proctor, he left Oxford in 1569 and went to Ireland to take part in a proposed restoration of the Dublin University.
Proctor (1787-1859) with a force of British and Indians surprised the Americans, defeated their right wing, captured General Winchester and obtained from him an order for the surrender of his entire force.
In 1882 he was senior proctor of the university, and the same year was made a canon of Truro and examining chaplain to its bishop. He was appointed a canon of St.Advertisement
In 1873 he was appointed proctor in Convocation for the Chapter of Canterbury.
The proctor was also a stranger, and did not attempt to communicate with me in any way.
Just then the proctor informs you that the time is up.
The Proctor also was a stranger, and did not attempt to communicate with me in any way; and, as they were both unfamiliar with my speech, they could not readily understand what I said to them.
The office of king's or queen's proctor has been kept alive but amalgamated with that of the solicitor for the treasury.Advertisement