The system of "compositions" or fines, paid in many cases with the help of kinsmen, finds its natural place in the ancient, tribal period of English history and loses its vitality later on in consequence of the growth of central power and of the scattering of maegths.
Although there was a scattering of other bikers, he was sure the bright yellow windbreaker would be easy to spot, unless the biker became lost in a large pack.
As the milk is cleared out, the scattering of the drops is gradually re-established.
In this event, the whiteness of the tips will be due to the scattering or irregular reflexion of the incident rays of light from the surface of the numerous gas bubbles.
The barn door was open and the goats were scattering, forcing the dog to race from one end of the lot to the other.
"We're breaking camp and scattering today," Brady confirmed.
Plate glass is, nevertheless, considerably used for the cheaper forms of lenses, where the scattering of the light and loss of definition arising from these fine striae is not readily recognized.
Occasionally a little breeze puffed in but it was more of an annoyance than a help, scattering papers and patience in a hot breath of sweat and exhaust.
A scattering of cars dotted the parking lot but due to the late hour the avenue beyond was nearly devoid of traffic.
Another warm buzz traveled through her, scattering her thoughts at his nearness and scent.
The normal scattering of a nearly vertical jet is due to the rebound of the drops when they come into collision with one another.
He would seem to have kept down to the coast until the headland of Ras Malan was reached, scattering before him the bands of Arabitae and Oritae who were the inhabitants of this well-provisioned tract.
Little Tushin, moving feebly and awkwardly, kept telling his orderly to "refill my pipe for that one!" and then, scattering sparks from it, ran forward shading his eyes with his small hand to look at the French.
In Broom there is an explosive machanism; the pressure of the insect visitor on the keel of the corolla causes a sudden release of the stamens and the scattering of a cloud of pollen over its body.
Henry received early notice of the plot, and nipped it in the bud, scattering Oldcastles levies in St Giles Fields (Jan.
Deidre withdrew a few feet down the balcony, struggling with the heat streaking through her blood and scattering her rationale.
On the 28th of May Rupert and d'Estrees, believing that De Ruyter was too much afraid of their superior numbers to venture to sea, sent in a squadron of light vessels and fire-ships to attack him, but he took the offensive at once, scattering the light squadron, and falling with energy on the restof the fleet, which, not being in expectation of a vigorous assault, was taken at a disadvantage.
The phenomenon is due to very fine particles of dust suspended in the high regions of the atmosphere that produce a scattering effect upon the component parts of white light.
The pine and hardwood areas occur chiefly in the north-eastern part of the state, and are bordered on the west by scattering growths of hardwood, extending as far westward as Austin.
She sat on one suitcase, nearly bending it in two while unlatching the other until it exploded open, scattering contents about the porch.
The story of the slaying of Medusa by Athena, in which there is no certain evidence that she played a direct part, explained by Roscher as the scattering of the storm-cloud, probably arose from the fact that she is represented as wearing the Gorgon's head as a badge.
Infection of the leaves of the young wheat plants follows on the scattering of the aecidiospores: a sorus of the rusty uredospores is produced, and the life-cycle is complete.
A dozen of them smashed together and tumbled to the ground, and seeing his success Jim kicked again and again, charging into the vegetable crowd, knocking them in all directions and sending the others scattering to escape his iron heels.
Oil was produced in 1908 in sixteen states., This productive area is divided by the United States Geological Survey into six fields (in addition to some scattering states) with reference to the quality of oil that they produce, such quality determining their uses.
She tried to tell herself it was the alcohol scattering her thoughts and not the growing feeling of respect or concern she felt toward him.
They are formed now on one side, now on the other, of the absorption line; but the rapid increase of refractive index which accompanies true anomalous dispersion, and might be expected to produce similar bands by scattering the light, appears both from theory and experiment to belong to the side of greater wave-length exclusively.
away when the viaduct went up, scattering huge pieces of iron and concrete around them.
Guides are placed in front of the retort to direct its course to the coke hoppers or conveyer below, and to prevent scattering of the hot material.
But by boldly scattering his force and by making use of the Bossu wood and the farms, he covered the cross-roads and showed a firm front to the very superior force which Ney commanded.
749) they are the custodians of the gates of Olympus, which they open or shut by scattering or condensing the clouds; that is, they are weather goddesses, who send down or withhold the fertilizing dews and rain.
This was the turning-point of the rebellion; within a few days the council had collected a considerable army, which marched through Essex scattering such rebel bands as still held together.
The uneven carving down of the older mountain systems, especially that of the Archean protaxis, and the disorderly scattering of glacial material provide most of the lake basins so characteristic of Canada.
A third army, commanded by Malik Kafur, a Hindu renegade and favourite of Ala-ud-din, penetrated to the extreme south of the peninsula, scattering the unwarlike Dravidian races, and stripping every Hindu temple of its accumulations of gold and jewels.
He won pitched battles at Aligarh and Laswari, and captured the cities of Delhi and Agra, thus scattering the French troops of Sindhia, and at the same time coming forward as the champion of the Mogul emperor in his hereditary capital.
A valuable tree, known as the padouk, is at present restricted almost entirely to the Andaman Islands, with a scattering in Lower Burma.
When a feebly electrified body (such as a stick of sealing-wax gently rubbed upon the coat sleeve) is brought into its neighbourhood, the jet undergoes a remarkable transformation and appears to become coherent; but under more powerful electrical action the scattering becomes even greater than at first.
Regular vibration has, however, the effect of postponing the collisions and consequent scattering of the drops, and in the case of a direction of motion less nearly vertical, may prevent them altogether.
Various methods of scattering the: grain have been adopted, in which parts of the spikelet or inflorescence are concerned.
The apparent scattering or diversity of the flights is merely an effect of perspective upon objects really traversing parallel lines.
Outside of these general areas, forest products are of relatively little value, the exceptions being the dense growths, in certain restricted areas, of live-oak, which is in demand for ship timbers; and scattering patches of hickory, which is requisite for certain manufactures.
Botanists were for a long time content to know that the scattering of the pollen from the anther, and its application to the stigma, were necessary for the production of perfect seed, but the stages of the process of fertilization remained unexplored.
Her body was doing funny things, like growing warm in places it should not and scattering her thoughts like confetti in a stiff breeze.
Cynthia was already at the kitchen table, amid sweet smelling scents of the morning fare of fresh cranberry scones, the ubiquitous notebook and a scattering of paper spread before her.
Solution method: A simple method for exact calculation of scattering amplitudes is proposed.
angle X-ray solution scattering (SAXS) provided complementary information.
anomalous scattering by Ethan Merritt.
Convergence of the scattering amplitudes with the number of partial waves is improved by using a procedure which is related to the Pade approximation.
Ironically he was scattering the ashes of the father of another climber.
Glories can be predicted by Mie scattering calculations as used in IRIS.
calorimeter energy calibration using Virtual Compton Scattering (VCS) events.
It will also include the analysis of dynamic light scattering, isothermal titration calorimetry, and concepts for global analysis.
Application note on using light scattering for protein characterization.
denaturensitivity of dynamic light scattering is ideally suited for monitoring the stability of a protein to denaturing conditions.
diffuse scattering can be assumed to be almost entirely from phonon scattering.
particle Size Characterization Dynamic Light Scattering (DLS) is a non-invasive method for measuring the size of molecules and particle dispersions.
There is a scattering of people around and one of them asks me if I've seen any dotterel.
ejected photoelectron in the presence of multiple scattering.
Scattering of a plane electromagnetic wave by a perfectly conducting aircraft.
Light scattering experiments have also shown that it has a tendency to aggregate.
Theories of halo nucleus scattering often use an approximation in which the halo nucleus scattering often use an approximation in which the halo is appeared frozen during the collision.
Atmospheric perspective particles and vapor in the atmosphere cause scattering of light that makes very distant surface appear hazy.
helium scattering has been limited by the energy resolution with which such measurements can be made.
impure souls from the first song have been purified to ash; the grim reaper scattering their remains over the burnt earth.
incoherent scattering, similar to the phenomenon of localization in physics.
inelastic scattering will also take place.
CMS corrects for large angle scattering intrinsic in the HEAO-2 mirror.
In the most highly ionized regions of our models, the dominant heating process is electron recoil following Compton scattering.
The light scattering irradiance for spheres is calculated using the equation, 1.0 where is the scattering amplitude function given by  .
isotropic scattering, accurate molecular weight measurements can be made at a single angle.
Sensors being considered for development Radar scattering (= water content) UV and IR spectroscopy (= core mineralogy) Permeability (cf.
neutron scattering can be found in our list of publications.
Neutron diffraction techniques are employed to investigate both atomic and magnetic structures, while longer range fluctuations are studied using small angle neutron diffraction techniques are employed to investigate both atomic and magnetic structures, while longer range fluctuations are studied using small angle neutron scattering.
Theories of halo nucleus scattering often use an approximation in which the halo is appeared frozen during the collision.
Conventional systems rely on measuring Raman scattering by optical phonons.
The pictures below show the cosine squared distribution of the ejected photoelectron in the presence of multiple scattering.
If a scattering matrix is known, the response of the target to any combination of incident and received polarizations can be computed.
poppy planting is white throughout, with a scattering of scarlet poppies.
Rattle, rattle rattle, scattering scarlet poppy seeds.
positronium scattering being carried out in the Department.
reflection coefficients of -1 and 1, a bipolar MLS diffuser produces better scattering.
resonant scattering) taking place in the star's transition region.
scattering amplitudes with the number of partial waves is improved by using a procedure which is related to the Pade approximation.
scattering scarlet poppy seeds.
scattering of common warblers and a few Arctic Terns were also seen.
scattering of cremation ashes.
scattering of electrons gives us electrical resistance but it also results in a force exerted on the metal ion core.
scattering of western migrants.
However, in a thick enough specimen, inelastic scattering will also take place.
Thus the observed diffuse scattering can be assumed to be almost entirely from phonon scattering.
In these events, a single high-energy quark is ejected from the target proton, indicative of deep-inelastic scattering.
An introduction to X-ray anomalous scattering by Ethan Merritt.
Properties of hadronic final states in diffractive deep inelastic ep scattering at HERA.
Conventional high energy electron diffraction relies on elastic scattering.
scattering cross-section for a black hole can be calculated in an analogous manner to the Mott formula in QED.
scattering coefficients have been installed for the sidewalls of a 400-seat concert hall.
The scattering between the shells is computed by matrix operations on the shell scattering matrices.
Further examples for the use of X-ray or neutron scattering can be found in our list of publications.
The structure of the dispersion was examined by small-angle synchrotron X-ray scattering on beamline 8.2.
X-ray scattering techniques will let you look at how this network forms.
Two lamellar crystal phases were characterized on the basis of their particular wide-angle X-ray scattering patterns.
In many areas, conventional helium scattering has been limited by the energy resolution with which such measurements can be made.
I put both rods out with Maple 8 boilies, fished with small stringers and a scattering of bait around the spots.
Estimating suspended sediment concentrations from ocean color measurements in moderately turbid waters; the impact of variable particle scattering properties.
Typically, the molecular weight is measured using static light scattering.
wide-angle X-ray scattering patterns.
The barium sulfate is highly insoluble and the very heavy barium atoms are very effective at scattering X-radiation.
X-ray scattering, have suggested the formation of curved, type II, lipid interfaces.
This presentation covers the most frequently asked questions from users of the zetasizer range for both dynamic light scattering and zeta potential measurements.
These measures only increased Paul's unpopularity, so that when he died, on the 18th of August 1559, the Romans vented their hatred by demolishing his statue, liberating the prisoners of the Inquisition, and scattering its papers.
A lightning charge of Yilderim Bayezid's dispelled the confidence of the enemy, scattering death and dismay in their ranks.
Again and again, during his absence on the public service, the barons and prelates would assemble to compass his ruin or dispose of his crown, when, suddenly, " like a tempest," from the depths of Silesia or of Bosnia, he would himself appear among them, confounding and scattering them, often without resistance, always without bloodshed.
- The crucifixion of Jesus Christ resulted in the scattering of his followers, but within a short time they became convinced that he had risen from the dead, and would soon return to set up the expected Messianic kingdom, and so to accomplish the true work of the Messiah (cf.
By forming a device with reflection coefficients of -1 and 1, a bipolar MLS diffuser produces better scattering.
This dataset was analyzed for the presence of opacity effects (resonant scattering) taking place in the star 's transition region.
Specular and diffuse scattering profiles were collected from the rhodonite surface after each stage.
A scattering of common warblers and a few Arctic Terns were also seen.
No such license is needed for the scattering of cremation ashes.
The scattering of electrons gives us electrical resistance but it also results in a force exerted on the metal ion core.
If the weather is favorable we'll see a scattering of western migrants.
Ceramic tiles designed by the calculations of scattering coefficients have been installed for the sidewalls of a 400-seat concert hall.
Also, for a given target mass, the ion energy decreases with increasing scattering angle.
Initial studies of PI systems, using small angle x-ray scattering, have suggested the formation of curved, type II, lipid interfaces.
This presentation covers the most frequently asked questions from users of the Zetasizer range for both dynamic light scattering and zeta potential measurements.
With one simple payment, many borrowers find that they are better able to put more money towards the total debt instead of scattering payments among several different accounts.
Some consumers don't care if an interest rate is slightly higher as long as all the debt can be lumped into one easy payment they can concentrate on instead of scattering money among several payments a month.
Scattering the image throughout the room can add detail that is rich but not overwhelming.
There are styles that feature a single center stone, those with stones circling the entire pendant, and those with a random scattering of stones.
The active ingredients work by absorbing, reflecting, or scattering some or all of the sun's rays.
The child can also have the option of scattering the ashes where he or she desires, such as the beach or dog park.
A scattering of "just because" romantic gifts don't have to be very expensive, but they can be things that he takes with him to work or with him on trips that make him think of you and the feelings you share.
Any city of good size usually has a scattering of stations located just a couple miles away from highway systems.
Decorations can be as simple as draping a few strands of lights around the patio tables, arranging a centerpiece of fruit and flowers, adding bright tablecloths, and scattering some sea shells across table tops.
The timber of the Wasatch Range is small and scattering.
Just then, one of the attending firemen tested the hose with a tentative burst, scattering a curbside group that screamed in delight.
The dropped hose snaked away, further scattering the audience, the Deans among them.
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