Her mind went to the quadruple locks on the front door and bars on the window.
The quantity imported in 1899 was double that in 1890, and quadruple that in 1885.
The press is practically four quadruple machines built together, each of which can be worked independently of the other.
The quadruple machine is a favourite one and is perhaps most in demand for newspaper work.
Fifty towers, decorated with quadruple faces of Brahma, are built at intervals upon the galleries, the whole temple ranking as perhaps the most remarkable of the Khmer remains.
Quaternions afford an example of a quadruple algebra of this kind; ordinary algebra is a special case of a duplex linear algebra.
Declared free and neutral in 1691, Leghorn was permanently invested with these privileges by the Quadruple Alliance in 1718; but in 1796 Napoleon seized all the hostile vessels in its port.
The Quadruple Alliance was formed, and the new king of Sicily was punished for his supposed adherence to Philip V.
Oporto was field by a revolutionary junta, and Saldanha, who had become prime minister, persuaded the Quadruple Alliance to intervene.
Thus, supposing that moo lb of coal were required to work a single vacuum pan, evaporating, say, 6000 lb of water in a given time, then 500 lb of coal would be required for a double-effect apparatus to do the same work, 333 lb for a triple effect, 250 for a quadruple effect, and 200 lb for a quintuple effect.
A quadruple machine will produce 48,000 copies per hour of four, six or eight pages; and proportionately less of a greater number of pages; all folded, counted and pasted if required.
Lord Palmerston conceived and executed the plan of a quadruple alliance of the constitutional states of the West to serve as a counterpoise to the northern alliance.
of the Quadruple Treaty signed at Paris on the 10th of November 1815 - which renewed that of Chaumont and was again renewed, in 1818, at Aix-la-Chapelle - the, scope of the Grand Alliance was extended to objects of common interest not specifically defined in the treaties.
In April 1834 a Quadruple Alliance was concluded between France, Spain, Great Britain and the government of Maria II.
When presses are made in double width a two-reel machine is known as a quadruple, a three-reel as a sextuple, and a four-reel as an octuple machine.
But after a brief stay in the island he returned to Piedmont and left his new possessions to a viceroy, which caused much discontent among the Sicilians; and when the Quadruple Alliance decreed in 1718 that Sicily should be restored to Spain, Victor was unable to offer any opposition, and had to content himself with receiving Sardinia in exchange.
The United States of America, with a capital of £3,059,800,000 invested in its railways on the 30th of June 1906, was easily ahead of every other country, and in 1908 the figure was increased to £ 3,443, 02 7, 68 5, of which £2,636,569,089 was in the hands of the public. On a route-mileage basis, however, the capital cost of the British railway system is far greater than that of any other country in the world, partly because a vast proportion of the lines are double, treble or even quadruple, partly because the safety requirements of the Board of Trade and the high standards of the original builders made actual construction very costly.
The Quadruple or Grand Alliance of 1814, defined in the treaty of Chaumont, between Great Britain, Austria, Russia and Prussia, had for its object the overthrow of Napoleon and his dynasty, and the confining of France within her traditional boundaries.
a ton, and where steam is raised by coal, as in a beetroot factory, it might pay to adopt a quintuple-effect apparatus, but on a cane-sugar estate, where the steam necessary for the evaporator is raised by burning the megass as fuel, and is first used in the engines workifig the mills, the exhaust alone passing to the evaporator, there would be very little, if any, advantage in employing a quadruple effect instead of a triple effect, and practically none at all in having a quintuple-effect apparatus, for the interest and sinking fund on the extra cost would more than counterbalance the saving in fuel.
In January Alexander had still upheld the ideal of a free confederation of the European states, symbolized by the Holy Alliance, against the policy of a dictatorship of the great powers, symbolized by the Quadruple Treaty; he had still protested against the claims of collective Europe to interfere in the internal concerns of the sovereign states.
Dubois, formerly tutor to the duke of Orleans, and now his all-powerful minister, caused war to be declared against Spain, with the support of the emperor, and of England and Holland (Quadruple Alliance).
That evaporation in vacuo, in a multiple-effect evaporator, is advantageous by reason of the increased amount of sugar obtained from a given quantity of juice, and by reason of economy of fuel, there is no doubt, but whether such an apparatus should be of double, triple, quadruple or quintuple effect will depend very much on the amount of juice to be treated per day, and the cost of fuel.
quadruple the data transfer speed over the same lines.
It was, therefore, the policy of Bestuzhev to bring about a quadruple alliance between Russia, Austria, Great Britain and Saxony, to counterpoise the Franco-Prussian league.
Calippus, Therefore, Proposed To Quadruple The Period Of Meton, And Deduct One Day At The End Of That Time By Changing One Of The Full Months Into A Deficient Month.
By the powers of the Quadruple Alliance this event was regarded as of the most sinister omen, and the question was even raised of a fresh armed intervention in France under the terms of the secret treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle.
quadruple test is £ 80.
quadruple the number of journeys by bike by 2012 from a two percent base.
In 1744 they formed with Great Britain, Austria and Saxony, a Quadruple Alliance, and put a contingent of troops in the field.
On the 2nd of August 1718, accordingly, Charles joined the Triple Alliance, henceforth the Quadruple Alliance.
There was a quadruple lock system on it, requiring not only two thumbprints, but a code, a retinal scan, and another sensor pad he didn't recognize.
She took in the multistory, quadruple A-frame lodge that would become her new home.
However, after an inspirational recovery he became the first quadruple amputee to climb Ben Nevis and climbs rock routes graded Very Severe.
He was 57 and had seemed to be making a good recovery from his quadruple heart bypass two weeks before.
The unit has a backward facing quadruple nosepiece, with objectives x4, x10, x40 and x100 (oil ).
quadruple therapy in primary health care for patients with a history of ulcer disease.
Britain has also qualified a men 's open quadruple scull for the Games.
Doubling the frame size will quadruple the file size File Size.
quadruple scull - Peter Gardner, Mike Webb, Gary McAdams, Tom Gale, 5th in semi, to B final.
quadruple scullers, but they finished a disappointing sixth in their semi-final.
quadruple heart bypass two years ago, is a former junk food addict.
This number does not include animal burials, nor does it include the possible prehistoric quadruple horse burial.
Left; Ammunition boxes still remain intact filled with shells, I shot this image just above the aft quadruple pom Pom pom guns.
The range for x can be further extended by using quadruple precision for the input x and related variables (see LONG WRITE-UP ).
quadruple the amount of cycling trips (based on 1996 figures ), by 2012.
ISDN circuits can double or even quadruple the data transfer speed over the same lines.
quadruple in value like a penny stock can.
antenatal screening for Down's syndrome with the quadruple test.
Men's quadruple scull - Peter Gardner, Mike Webb, Gary McAdams, Tom Gale, 5th in semi, to B final.
Made her senior GB debut in 2000 in the lightweight quadruple scull.
Britain has also qualified a men's open quadruple scull for the Games.
tinge of regret at their quadruple victory is landlady Mrs Brenda Manson.
The Antenatal Screening Service offer the Integrated test, first trimester combined test and second trimester combined test and second trimester Quadruple test.
Private housing will receive a quadruple whammy of three tax increases and higher interest rates that should flatten the market outside the hotspots.
First of all, the adductors or occlusors consist of two muscles, which, bifurcating near the centre of the shell cavity, produce a large quadruple impression on the internal surface of the small valve (fig.
This is the explanation of those concessions in the Eastern Question which ended in the Quadruple Alliance of 1840 and the humiliation of Louis Philippe's government (see Mehemet Ali).
The central target in the strategy is to quadruple the amount of cycling trips (based on 1996 figures), by 2012.
Its target was to quadruple the number of journeys by bike by 2012 from a two percent base.
Men 's quadruple scull - Peter Gardner, Mike Webb, Gary McAdams, Tom Gale, 5th in semi, to B final.
British rowing 's last medal hope lay with the men 's quadruple scullers, but they finished a disappointing sixth in their semi-final.
Mr Clinton, 60, who underwent a quadruple heart bypass two years ago, is a former junk food addict.
This should be used on systems where complex numbers are not available in quadruple precision.
Cost The cost of the quadruple test is £ 80.
Helicobacter treatment with quadruple therapy in primary health care for patients with a history of ulcer disease.
These now expensive hot stocks will never double, triple or quadruple in value like a penny stock can.
Supachai is also a quadruple gold medal winner at the Paralympics, and a triple world record holder.
Antenatal screening for Down 's syndrome with the quadruple test.
The senior Girls ' finished seventh in the quadruple sculls event with a very strong race, an improved result from last year.
The boys quadruple scull event, the Fawley Cup, like the eights event, attracts many crews from around the world.
Britain 's second Bronze medal was won by the women 's quadruple scull.
The Antenatal Screening Service offer the Integrated test, first trimester Combined test and second trimester Quadruple test.
Some of the products from this famed company do double, triple, or even quadruple duty.
Many of Urban's singles, videos and albums have received certified gold, platinum, double platinum, triple platinum and quadruple platinum status.
In that case, the test is called a quadruple screen.
The triple or quadruple screen does not tell you if your baby definitely has a problem.
For example, a quadruple screen catches Down's syndrome only about 75 to 80% of the time.
Unfortunately, for every growth in the number of black men/white women couples and black women/white men couples, I believe there's more than quadruple the number of new people who join hate groups every day.
However, you may be astounded to find out that your next box will cost double, triple, even more than quadruple your first set.
Working these figures out on a spread sheet, you can quickly see the results of these double, triple or quadruple payments.
To date, over 8 million copies have been sold, achieving quadruple platinum status in the United States, as well as multi-platinum certification in the UK, Australia, and New Zealand.
You can easily quadruple your traffic in 90 - 120 days by implementing the following procedures.
Britain's second Bronze medal was won by the women's quadruple scull.
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