In other words, the plant must be irritable to the stimulus exerted from without, and be capable of responding to it by changes of form and structure.
150) describes the congregation as responding "amen" to the benediction after the celebration of the Eucharist.
The blastopore, bl, has The extent of the shell and closed; the anus will subcommencing upgrowth of the sequently perforate the cormantle-skirt is indicated by responding area.
He gave the question some thought before responding with an illusive and general answer.
She scooted her chair back without responding and went to the laundry room where the pie was cooling.
He wore headphones and spoke into a microphone, simultaneously responding to half a dozen chat windows open on this computer.
He walked away, responding to one of the baristas teasing him.
Instead of responding, the assassin knelt.
There was no point in responding to that statement.
This symbol harmonizes with the fact that the two rings are in complete sympathy, the one responding to every change made in the other.
Dean tried listening to the two conversations while responding to the one, all at the same time but only managed to catch Cynthia's carte blanc offer for Martha to stay, 'as long as necessary'.
She considered responding then looked down at her micro.
Brady heard without responding, striding away from the sub.
Without responding, he walked over to the window and stood.
I think he wanted to put me in my place because I wasn't responding to him the way other women did.
The responding part is situated some little distance farther back, being in fact the region where growth is active.
This was supposed to be the voice of Memnon responding to the greeting of his mother Eos.
Ioi) that Thasos had appealed for aid to Sparta, and that the latter was prevented from responding only by earthquake and the Helot revolt.
How far such adaptations are produced afresh in each generation, whether or no their effects are transmitted to descendants and so directly modify the stock, to what extent adaptations characteristic of a species or variety have come about by selection of individuals capable, in each generation, of responding favourably, or how far by the selection of individuals fortuitously suitable to the environment, or, how far, possibly by the inheritance of the responses to the environment, are problems of biology not yet definitely solved.
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We hear of treatments that work some percent of the time or we hear phrases like, "They are not responding to treatment."
If others are aglow with music, a responding glow, caught sympathetically, shines in her face.
Instead of responding, she concentrated on pulling his energy into her body then pushed it back.
There was no point in responding, so Carmen merely shrugged and followed Alex to one of the kidding stalls.
Many other disputes speedily followed and when the final struggle between the English and French for possession in America came, although appropriations were made at its beginning to protect her own west frontier from the attacks of the enemy, a dead-lock between the two branches of the assembly prevented Maryland from responding to repeated appeals from the mother country for aid in the latter part of that struggle.
The valves are hydroscopic, responding to increase in the amount of moisture in the atmosphere by closing the apertures.
It is the character as acquired that affords the opportunity for selection, but the quality of responding to the environment so as to produce that character is transmitted.
The beauty of art is a beauty born in the spirit of the artist and born again in the spectator; it is not like the beauty of natural things, an incident of their existence, but is " essentially a question, an address to a responding breast, a call to the heart and spirit."
In a remarkable speech delivered in 1872, he spoke with great warmth of the slighting of the colonies, saying that "no minister in this country will do his duty who neglects any opportunity of reconstructing as much as possible our colonial empire, and of responding to those distant sympathies which may become the source of incalculable strength and happiness to this island."
For a time he thought of responding to the appeal of some of the Polish revolutionaries, but Warsaw succumbed (September 1831) before he could set out.
We find thus three factors of a nervous mechanism present, a receptive, a conducting, and a responding part.