The Henriade has by universal consent been relegated to the position of a school reading book.
Undetermined species are relegated to the end of the genus.
The minute insects included in it, which haunt blossoms and leaves, are fairly well known to gardeners by the name Thrips, a generic term used by Linnaeus for the four species of the group which he had examined and relegated to the order Hemiptera.
The national hope was relegated to an indefinite future and to another sphere.
Howie and I were relegated to shucking more corn and cutting up strawberries on the covered front porch as we watched the rain continue to fall.
Cobden was thus relegated to private life, and retiring to his country house at Dunford, he spent his time in perfect contentment in cultivating his land and feeding his pigs.
entrusted to Vieillot, who, proceeding on a systematic plan, performed his task very creditably, completing the work, which forms two quarto volumes, in 1825, the original text and fifty-seven plates being relegated to the end of the second volume as a supplement.
Guru Gu g Go Har Govind promptly ordered that the articles should be relegated to his treasury, the museum of the period.
In the Western Church, Revelation was accepted by all writers from Hippolytus onward with the exception of Jerome, who relegated it to the class lying between the canonical and apocryphal.
They also contributed to sacred literature themselves in the composition of new psalms. Attendance to the ordinary needs of nature was entirely relegated to the hours of darkness.
These Cluniac obedientiae differed from the ordinary Benedictine cells in being also places of punishment, to which monks who had been guilty of any grave infringement of the rules were relegated as to a kind of penitentiary.
was thus preserved, but with the loss of the firm hand and strong personality of that great ruler the United Provinces were relegated to a subordinate place in the councils of the nations, and with the gradual decadence of its navy the Dutch republic ceased to rank as a power to be reckoned with.
Carbon was joined with silicon, zirconium and titanium, while boron, being trivalent, was relegated to another group. A general classification of elements, however, was not realized by Frankland, nor even by Odling, who had also investigated the question from the valency standpoint.
To such a psychology must be relegated all questions as to the origin and development of moral ideas.
I wasn't relegated to the large first floor dormitory-style quarters behind the eating area.
Remnants have been found of their former existence in the neighbourhood of Pretoria; and portions of the Bushveld Sandstone have recently been relegated to the Karroo formation.
There has been constant controversy as to whether China tea is better than that of other growths, but the verdict first of all of Great Britain, and subsequently of all the other large consuming countries, has relegated the produce of the Celestial Empire to a very subordinate position.
Nineteenth-century pictures have been eliminated as foreign to the character of the collection, and inferior works relegated to a side passage.
The last things and the end of the world are relegated to the close of a long period of time (3000 years after Zoroaster), when a new Saoshyant is to be born of the seed of the prophet, the dead are to come to life, and a new incorruptible world to begin.
To this class in later times even Sirach was relegated, and indeed all books not included in the canon (Midr. r.
Bannockburn); further, the deep mud prevented their artillery from taking part, and the crossbowmen were as usual relegated to the rear of the knights and men-at-arms. All were dismounted save a few knights and men-at-arms on the flanks, who were intended to charge the archers of the enemy.
Matters which seem to us of primary importance and occupy a wide place in our law-books are almost entirely absent in Anglo-Saxon laws or relegated to the background.
The story of the poisoning of the pope is to be relegated to the realm of fiction.
The events prior to the exodus are relegated by Ewald to a preliminary chapter of primitive history; and the events of the apostolic and postapostolic age are treated as a kind of appendix.
Muraviev, who already carried his nomination in his pocket, resented this condescension, and relegated Isvolsky to Belgrade and to Munich, where he had the rank of a minister plenipotentiary.
He relegated many of the brethren to a quieter retreat outside the city, only retaining in Florence those best fitted to aid in intellectual labour.
They have now been relegated to the warehouses of undertakers, where they serve as bearers for folks too poor to employ cat~ialques, their place on the roads and in the streets having been completely taken by the jinrikisha, a two-wheeled vehicle pulled by one or two men who think nothing he of running 20 m.
Casimir belongs to that remarkable group of late medieval sovereigns who may be called the fathers of modern diplomacy, inasmuch as they relegated warfare to its proper place as the instrument of politics, and preferred the councilchamber to the battle-field.
The reform by which Krittika, now relegated to the third place, was superseded as the head of the series by " Agvini " 4 was accomplished under Greek influence somewhere near the beginning of the Christian era.
TRILOBITES, extinct Arthropoda, formerly classified with the Crustacea, but of late years relegated to the Arachnida, which occurred abundantly in seas of the Cambrian and Silurian periods, but disappeared entirely at the close of the Palaeozoic epoch.
The inferior pilgrims and paupers were relegated to the north hall or almonry, just within the gate, as far as possible from the other two.
Five years later, with unrestricted reciprocity relegated to the background, and with a platform which demanded tariff revision so adjusted as not to endanger established interests, and which opposed the federal measure designed to restore in Manitoba the separate or Roman Catholic schools which the provincial government had abolished, Laurier carried the country, and in July 1896 he was called by Lord Aberdeen, then governor-general, to form a government.
Matthew Paris said that he had a heart of wax; Dante relegated him to the limbo of ineffectual souls; and later generations have endorsed these scathing judgments.
When the fruit and vegetable gardens are combined, the smaller and choicer fruit trees only should be admitted, such larger-growing hardy fruits as apples, pears, plums, cherries, &c., being relegated to the orchard.
Many of the little alpines may be brought into the front line planted between suitable pieces of stone, or they may be relegated to a particular spot, and placed on an artificial rockery.
The sea had gained somewhat at the beginning of the Carboniferous period in western Europe, but the effect of these movements, combined with the rapid formation of detrital deposits from the rising land areas, was to drive the sea steadily from the north towards the south, until the open sea (with limestones) was relegated to what is now the Mediterranean and to Russia and thence eastward.
Capital punishment is retained on the statute, but is never enforced, the prisoner on whom sentence of death is passed in due form in open court being relegated to imprisonment for life in solitary confinement and perpetual silence.
4, which enacted - " religious instruction is relegated to the care of families and the clergy of the various creeds.
haul was restored, when on the 1st of June 1389 Cairo was taken by Yelbogha, governor of Damascus, and Barkuk expelled; I~Ijji reigned at first under the guardianship of Yelbogha, who was then overthrown by Mintash; Barkak, who had been relegated to Kerak, succeeded in again.
To the last he endeavoured to avoid a rupture with France even if he broke with Sweden; but he could not restrain for ever the foolish impetuosity of his own sovereign, Christian V., and his fall in the beginning of 1676 not only, as he had foreseen, involved Denmark in an unprofitable war, but, as his friend and disciple, Jens Juel, well observed, relegated her henceforth to the humiliating position of an international catspaw.
" The Four Pleas of the Crown," murder, arson, rape and robbery, were relegated to the king's court, under Alexander II.
Bribery, fraud, even violence, have in turn been employed to serve the end in view: and churches, chapels and monasteries, most of them in the worst architectural taste, have sprung up like mushrooms over the surface of the country, and are perpetuating the memory of pseudo-sanctuaries which from every point of view were best relegated to oblivion.
If they are trustworthy for the period to which they are relegated (approximately 14th-12th cent.
It has been used by some surgeons for the production of anaesthesia previous to the administration of ether or chloroform, but the use of the method is now more usually relegated to obstetric practice.
The skeleton is meaningless apart from reference to its function in the life of an organism, yet there are laws of skeleton structure which can be studied with most advantage if other characters of the organism are relegated to the background.
Michael was relegated as a monk to the island of Prote, where he lived unmolested till his death in 845.
Theological questions, which had tortured the minds of generations, are by him relegated from the province of reason to that of faith.
In the Roman Church it still forms a part of the Bible, but by the Church of England it is relegated to the position of those other books which "the Church doth read for example of life and instruction of manners, but yet doth it not apply them to establish any doctrine" (art.
At the battle of Toro, in 1476, he was defeated by Ferdinand and Isabella, and in 1478 he was compelled to sign the treaty of Alcantara, by which Joanna was relegated to a convent.
Long relegated to the command of a distant province in Asia, while his brother Suleiman occupied an enviable post in Europe, he became revengeful; thus he exercised great cruelty in the repression of the rebellion of his son Prince Sauji,.
The west end of a town receives the wind as it blows in fresh from the country at all seasons, and consequently the west end of an English town is with few exceptions the residential quarter, while smoke-producing industries are usually relegated to the east end.
The laws are formulated in general terms, and the decisions in particular cases relegated to the sphere of juris prudence; and the canonists have definitely lost the function which fell to them in the 12th and 13th centuries: they receive the law on authority and no longer have to deduce it from the texts.
These additions are distributed throughout the book in the Greek, but in the Latin Bible they were relegated to the end of the canonical book by Jerome - an action that has rendered them meaningless.
The introduction of the danz, ballads (or fornkvicedi, as they are now called) for singing, with a burden, usually relating to a love-tale, which were immensely popular with the people and performed by whole companies at weddings, yule feasts and the like, had relegated the regular Icelandic poetry to more serious events or to the more cultivated of the chiefs.
This writing, which since the Council of Trent has been relegated by the Church of Rome to the position of an appendix to the Vulgate, was placed by Luther and the translators of the English Bible among the apocryphal books.
Despite a temporary triumph, when Childeric was forced to recognize the principle of hereditary succession in public offices, and when the mayoralties of Neustria and Burgundy were alternated to the profit of both, Lger soon fell into disgrace and was exiled to that very monastery of Luxeuil to which Ebromn had been relegated.
Seeing his danger Rudolph ceded the countship to Herbert, and Charles was relegated to his prison until his death in 929.
Galileo remained in the custody of the Inquisition from the 21st to the 24th of June, on which day he was relegated to the Villa Medici on the Trinita de' Mc,nti.
vii.-xiii., where ecclesiastical affairs are relegated to the background.
Some plants, again, have been referred by certain authors to Ferns, while others have relegated them to the Cycads.
The Watchers then relegated themselves to the role of a benevolent audience in the bloody basketball game that was Damian's war.
It was what he thought he wanted: the mighty kingdom of Tiyan, his to use for retribution against those who had taken his family and relegated him to the life of a slave.
The fact that it used to stand for Advanced RISC Machines is now relegated to the ' History ' section of a corporate backgrounder.
Other activities such as the conduct of anthropological fieldwork are relegated, on this account, to an insignificant footnote.
Mark Hix explains all Slow cooking Published: 08 January 2006 For years it was relegated to the graveyard of useless kitchen gadgetry.
kin relations are relegated to second place - at least in a professional context.
relegated club Huddersfield Town.
relegated last season.
relegated side West Brom on 14th October.
relegated teams of recent years.
relegated two years ago only to bounce back at the first attempt in 2005.
relegated the Aussie to second spot.
relegated at the end of the 1995/96 season.
For the first of three opening games against Ryman Premier newcomers the Dons took on newly relegated local rivals Carshalton Athletic at Colston Avenue.
However, the Slovenian eventually relegated Hawkins to fourth with a clever cut-back pass on the rear straight of the fourth lap.
They were immediately relegated and, this time, have found it tough back in the Championship.
U16 failed to attend first round match, automatically relegated to Division 3 south, and fined £ 100.
Two second half goals from Kenny Miller secured victory for Wolves against an already relegated Rotherham side.
relegated in the first season under Adamson's management were marching back to the first division with some style.
relegated in favor of English, maths and science, he said.
relegated from division two this season, struggled with 10 men for most of the game.
relegated from the top flight on three occasions.
relegated from the conference.
relegated from the fair play league.
relegated for the first time on the last day of the 1998/99 season.
First there was the match-fixing scandal among Italian football clubs, which resulted in Juventus, Lazio and Fiorentina being relegated.
routine bladder washouts are being relegated to the Dark Ages.
But Nicephorus gained over the latter two, and by inducing the rebel army to disperse achieved the submission of Bardanes, who was relegated to a monastery.
BLACK APE, a sooty, black, short-tailed, and long-faced representative of the macaques, inhabiting the island of Celebes, and generally regarded as forming a genus by itself, under the name of Cynopithecus niger, but sometimes relegated to the rank of a subgenus of Macacus.
In the De interpretatione, having distinguished the enunciation, or proposition, from other sentences as that in which there is truth or falsity, he relegated the rest to rhetoric or poetry, and founded the logic of the proposition, in which, however, he retained the grammatical analysis into noun and verb.
They ended the season four points clear of the last relegated club Huddersfield Town.
I 've always had a soft spot for Dundee & was sorry to see you got relegated last season.
Town play other relegated side West Brom on 14th October.
The defenses were pitiful, reminding me of defenses from relegated teams of recent years.
Article continues The women were relegated two years ago only to bounce back at the first attempt in 2005.
Finally, in heat fifteen, Richardson relegated the Aussie to second spot.
Carlisle quickly returned to Division Three, relegated at the end of the 1995/96 season.
He moved to West Brom in January last season and then got relegated again !
The Clarets, having been relegated in the first season under Adamson 's management were marching back to the first division with some style.
Creative subjects such as art, geography and music were relegated in favor of English, maths and science, he said.
The Swans, who were relegated from division two this season, struggled with 10 men for most of the game.
Relegation - The Reds have only been relegated from the top flight on three occasions.
Despite regularly scoring throughout 1999/2000, Sammy 's goals could not prevent Sutton being relegated from the Conference.
Thankfully you ca n't be relegated from the fair play league.
Sadly, Boroughmuir were relegated for the first time on the last day of the 1998/99 season.
Routine bladder washouts are being relegated to the Dark Ages.
Prime outlet stores are not just relegated to the United States.
While you still see them on occasion, for the most part they've been relegated to the backs of garages and occasionally flea markets and yard sales.
Something that was once relegated to classrooms and kids playrooms can now be used all over the house thanks to chalkboard paint.
Hang some plants from windows or put up shelves for holding pictures, pottery, books and other items that might otherwise be relegated to a table on the floor.
This eventually led to more advanced, safer techniques, and the selection of colors, once relegated to only black and brown, also grew.
While the selections may have once been relegated to mere basics, today the various eye shadows, blushes, mascaras, lipsticks, lip glosses, highlighters and even foundations are available in a seemingly insurmountable collection of shades.
With a basic membership, you are relegated to simply meeting people, chatting with them and traveling around the Second Life world.
Once relegated to a few out of the way stores, health food is now popping up in mainstream grocery stores and exploding over the internet.
While in past decades Christian teens were relegated to either a simple piece of cross jewelry or making their own shirts, today there are a tremendous amount of options in Christian t shirts for teens and young adults.
No longer are corsages relegated to just carnations or roses.
Just because you're a "grown up" doesn't mean you can't inject some fun into your home - and it doesn't have to be relegated to the kids' bathroom either!
With the enormous success of her debut single, some may have feared that Leona Lewis was going to be relegated to "One Hit Wonder" land.
Madden, whose twin brother is seriously involved with Paris' The Simple Life former partner in crime Nicole Richie is now relegated to the "friend zone."
Sorry Rodman fans, but because he has fallen so far down from where he sat at the top years ago, he is relegated to the 10-Minute celebrity category.
In the 1980s name brand clothes for children were typically relegated to department stores and outlet malls.
What's more, because it is a full ship charter, nudity and other sexually themed events are not relegated to certain portions of the vessel.
No longer relegated to the back pages of department store mail order catalogues, discount instruments are becoming more and more respected as more companies compete for the consumer's business.
Men were no longer relegated to wearing suits day in and day out; instead, sportswear became an integral part of regular wardrobes.
For many people, the gown gets relegated to the back of the closet if it can't be passed down or given away.
Don't feel relegated to matronly one-piece styles in dull colors if that's not you.
No longer relegated to little girls or sports, they're seen on the streets with sandals and dressy shoes as well, and the trend has spread.
Cocktail dresses, of course, are quite versatile, and aren't necessarily relegated solely to those extra-special events.
Everyone loves a good summer dress, but they don't have to be relegated to just the work clothes and evening out pile.
You are no longer relegated to wearing the same outfit as every other woman of size, but now can express yourself through the clothes you wear.
The youngest visitors to Noah's Ark are not relegated to a simple kiddie pool.
Generally, after two days, the wine should be relegated to cooking wine.
Not all jobs are available in all areas, as certain occupations (particularly those in corporate offices) are relegated to certain cities around the country.
Today, cut out monokinis are back with a vengeance, and although they seem to be selling out like hot cakes, it remains to be seen whether they become a staple of the industry or are once again relegated to fad swimwear.
The event is not relegated strictly to showing off women in bikinis on stage, although that is certainly a part of the festivities.
After that first sensational season, the monokini was quickly relegated to fad status and fell out of favor.
A really great sarong doesn't need to be relegated only to the beach.
Once relegated to the category of racy swimwear, these daring bikini bottoms were thought to be just a bit too revealing for public wear.
Misses' black cocktail dresses can be relegated to the usual little black dress category, but they certainly have the capacity to be the conservative type.
An expensive sweater doesn't do any good if it's relegated to the back of the closet.
Once relegated to picnics and thought of as Little Red Riding Hood's accessory of choice, straw bags now boast a whole new attitude thanks to designers like Etienne Aigner.
Those occurrences that modern science is unable to account for and explain in terms of the natural world are relegated to the realm of "paranormal".
While women may not need runway worthy looks when it comes to bedroom slippers, most don't want to be relegated to frumpy footwear even in the comfort of their own homes.
These are classic designs that will endure, so there is no worry that they will be relegated to the back of the closet by season's end.
Despite their popularity, the mini-series format remains event television on traditional networks in the United States with soap operas relegated to ongoing daytime or primetime programming rather than limited series.
Decades ago loyal viewers of the award-winning CBS soap opera were relegated to reading abbreviated updates in printed publications, such as TV Guide, newspapers, and Soap Opera Digest.
The plastics explosion of the mid-twentieth century ushered in a new era of radio alarm clocks that relegated the once regal wooden models to storage sheds and flea markets, at least temporarily.
Whole grains - No longer are consumers relegated to limited whole grain choices.
Pajamas do not have to be relegated to bedtime; many styles and designs are classy enough to be worn as loungewear.
A bra newly relegated to the area may only be marked down 30 percent, whereas one that has been there a while longer might be marked down by as much as 70 percent or even lower.
Men's vintage underwear from the 30's, 40's and 50's should be relegated to your vintage clothing collection.
Gone are the days when lingerie was relegated to the women's section of department stores.
The pictures were still relegated to certain sorts of magazines, but more and more men could easily procure such pictures.
He was once an agent for Sector 7, but has now been relegated to work at his mom's deli.
Some can be added to your main Facebook profile page, while others are relegated to the "Boxes" tab.
The conversation slipped back to our New York life with our sojourn in New Hampshire relegated to a fun, if bizarre weekend with friends.
Certain types of dangerous individuals are relegated after serving a sentence in the ordinary convict prisons, and by administrative, not by judicial process, to special penal colonies known as domicilii coatti or forced residences.
The rising of the Strelitsi in 1682 all but gave them the victory; the crushing of the rising relegated them definitely to the status of schismatics.
As a true daughter of the great Russian reformer, Elizabeth (1741-61) relegated the German element to a subordinate position in the administration and gave her confidence to genuine Russians like Bestuzhev, Vorontsov, Razumovski (her morganatic husband) and the Shuvalovs.
Although relegated to a note (vii.), and propounded "Avec la defiance que doit inspirer tout ce qui n'est point un resultat de l'observation ou du calcul," it is plain, from the complacency with which he recurred to it 3 at a later date, that he regarded the speculation with considerable interest.
guns), had been relegated by Rear-Adml.
He, like Bean, was a genuine madman, and was relegated to Broadmoor.
Alexius was relegated to a monastery at Nicaea, where he died on some date unknown.
His motive in doing so was to guard against the great house of Habsburg being relegated Austria.
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