3 Illiger may be considered the founder of the school of nomenclatural purists.
He was so often accused by political purists for associating politically with men of discredited reputation that his own picturesque statement of his conversion to a belief that in legislative or administrative politics one must work with all sorts and conditions of men is illuminating.
Many lizards, however, retain the eggs in the oviducts until the embryo is fully developed; these species then bring forth living young and are called ovo-viviparous by purists.
Caveats were mentioned by the dance purists.
For the Advent purists this is of course anathema.
This may irritate the purists but seems congruent with the call to action and pragmatic approach within.
It would take the most elitist of football purists to dislike Sensible Soccer 2006.
I have readily mixed the flats and the sharps and double sharps; so grammatical purists will have to hold their protestations.
ire of purists, but fans have found that their appetite for her music continues to grow exponentially.
This map was designed for saber purists that enjoy full force, saber only, team game modes.
The purists will notice the vertical slit in the lock wall on the right hand side.
Machiavelli had formed for himself a prose style, equalled by no one but by Guicciardini in his minor works, which was far removed from the emptiness of the latinizing humanists and the trivialities of the Italian purists.
This map was designed for Saber purists that enjoy full force, saber only, team game modes.
Some purists claim it 's tacky to garnish a Bloody Mary with a stalk of celery instead of the traditional swizzle stick.
Purists will note that modern lillet lacks the acerbic bitterness of yesteryear, so the perfect martini recipe will add a bit of quinine (the stuff that makes tonic water a bit bitter) to the mix.
Some purists will insist that a simple, plain martini is the only one worth drinking, but why not experiment and find more drinks that you will enjoy?
Julep purists will likely scoff at the thought of a ready-made cocktail, but when a single cocktail is in such great and immediate demand, Derby officials have to do what they can to keep everyone happy.
While purists may balk at the idea, you can have that retro look without having to restore the furniture or spend as much money, in some cases.
While many purists may feel that only buying green cleaning products is essential, positive results can be felt by replacing only a few cleaning products rather than replacing all the cleaners in your home.
Or, for real purists, stick to all one color.
It's enough to make most cosmetic purists shudder in fear.
For purists, nudist photography is a genre that elevates the human body to new heights.
Pesto purists, the contestants mince, crush and pulverize the pungent varieties of basil, mix it with classic cheeses and experiment with everything from the traditional pine nuts to black beans and jicama.
For the salmon purists, this recipe provides lots of salmon flavor without much else.
For purists, choose the basic black tee with the hand drawn crown from the original book.
While this is a fairly non-invasive procedure, many purists recoil from the idea of drilling anything into their guitar.
Some purists reject these types as true heirlooms.
Link is depicted as a much younger character and the cel-shaded art created a fair bit of controversy among purists.
The game played much like the original set of Mario games, but it had fantastically colorful graphics, multiplayer capabilities, and several new items and innovations that appealed to both purists and newcomers to the series.
While some people may be more inclined to play other fighting games like Street Fighter IV, purists appreciate the relative realism and accuracy offered by the Tekken franchise.
Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz: While Sony and Microsoft purists probably have never heard of -- or cared for -- the Super Monkey Ball franchise, GameCube owners fell in love with the mini-games in the original.
However, many camping purists swear by external frames and refuse to move to the more modern internal frames.
For this reason, hip hop purists sometimes scoff at the idea of studio-taught street dance.
Often dance instructors will include jazz dance and modern moves in with their "hip hop" choreography, and purists would resent that kind of dance being labeled as such.
Some origami purists frown upon 3D origami, since it abandons the one sheet of paper rule.
However, origami purists will want to note that many of the projects require using more than just money.
Rimes believed as many purists do that if fans weren't wondering, hoping, dreaming, praying and crossing their fingers about what was going to happen, that they might not tune in or worse, the impact of the drama would be lessened.
Purists feel that they should be worn in honor of the friendship until they fall apart and come off the wrist.
One can even find vegan cookie recipes and other vegan dessert recipes to satisfy a sweet tooth, although purists do not choose honey as a sweetener in recipes.
Cheese aficionados often herald baked brie as the quintessential way to enjoy this savory cheese, while brie purists prefer sliced brie placed on dainty water crackers to enjoy the flavors of this cheese.
Coffee purists insist that this weakens the taste and diminishes a perfect cup of coffee.
Stevie Wonder I Just Called to Say I Love You is not a favorite of Stevie Wonder purists, but it is one of the most recognizable songs of the 1980s.
Purists may decry The Go-Gos' courting of the mainstream but it is hard to quibble with the success.
Though Real World purists object to the new incarnation, the show remains a popular one in the strong MTV reality TV stable.
Merchandising for The Phantom Menace (called TPM by fans, or SW:TPM to the purists) was collosal.
These purists believe nothing they put in or on their bodies should be tainted with unhealthy chemicals.
Having a no ads website is something for the purists - ads on the web are ubiquitous, and as fast as advertisers find new and better ways to market their wares, viewers find new and better ways to ignore them.
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