How to use Sectional in a sentence
A sectional sofa is made up of several individual pieces that can be rearranged to accommodate you room.
There was talk of independence, but sectional and personal jealousies could not be overcome.
The length or area obtained by dividing the area or the volume of the figure by its breadth is the mean ordinate (mean height) or mean section (mean sectional area) of the figure.
We sat around the living room on a long sectional sofa while Howie remained standing as he began.
The members of Sonar Brass took sectional rehearsals for the three bands.Advertisement
In 1856 he refused to follow most of his former Whig associates into the Republican party and gave his support to James Buchanan, whom he considered the representative of a national instead of a sectional party.
Disputes about public policy toward the poor provide the clearest demonstration of the incompatibility between sectional anti-racism and egalitarian liberalism.
Desiring freedom, his case instead became the lightning rod for sectional bitterness and hostility that was only resolved by war. ' GoCityKids.
Due to the loose interlocking log (not sectional) construction, a level concrete or paved base is required to enable installation.
In a cross sectional analysis, riots would be rare and even longitudinal analysis would potentially take may years to complete.Advertisement
They each also headed sectional rehearsals, which eased the load of the Course Leaders.
Without science, there were only sectional working class political movements; only through scientific analysis could the general interests be laid bare.
Both the types intended to be set in brickwork and those working independently are formed on the sectional principle, which has many good points.
It is divided for despatch of business into four sections, each of which corresponds to a group of two or three ministerial departments, and is composed of (1) 32 councillors en service ordinaire (comprising a vice-president and sectional presidents), and 19 councillors en service extraordinaire, i.e.
The highest tribunal in France is the cour de cassation, sitting at Paris, and consisting of a first president, three, sectional presidents and forty-five conseillers, with a ministerial staff (parquet) consisting of a procureur-general and six advocatesgeneral.Advertisement
This is equal to H 2 87r per unit of sectional area.
The force required to detach it is measured by a registering spring balance, which is clamped to the upper end of the rod, and thence the induction or the magnetization is deduced by applying the formula (B-H)2/81r = 27r1 2 = Pg/S, where P is the pull in grammes weight, S the sectional area of the rod in square cm., and g=981.
Santa Barbara took part in the revolution of 1829, and in the sectional struggles following leaned to the side of Monterey and the North.
The sectional area of the chains is 481 sq.
To make head against this, openly denounced by the emperor himself as a treasonable movement, the government was from time to time forced to make concessions to the various groups which placed their sectional interests in the forefront of their programmes.Advertisement
During the War of Independence Philadelphia was the principal seat of the Continental Congress, but it was driven thence in 1783 by mutinous soldiers, and for the succeeding seven years the discussion of a permanent site for the national capital was characterized by sectional jealousy, and there was a strong sentiment against choosing a state capital or a large city lest it should interfere with the Federal government.
The three weeks' contest over the election of a speaker in the House of Representatives, in December 1849, emphasized the sectional passions already engendered.
While advising Congress to " abstain from the introduction of those exciting topics of sectional character which have hitherto produced painful apprehensions in the public mind," he favoured the admission of California as a free state, and counselled the legislators to await the action of the people of New Mexico and Utah upon the slavery question.
All portions of the frame are united by hot rivets of mild steel or wrought iron, care being taken that the sum of the sectional areas of rivets affords in each case a sufficient amount of metal for the safe transfer of the stresses.
The form of stability having the least sectional area is therefore a triangle.Advertisement
For the sections of masonry dams actually used in practice, if designed on the condition that the centre of all vertical pressures when the reservoir is full shall be, as hereafter provided, at two-thirds the width of the base from the inner toe, the least sectional area for a density of 2 also has a vertical water face.
He wanted a system strong enough, he would have said, to overcome the anarchic tendencies loosed by war, and represented by those notions of natural rights which he had himself once championed; strong enough to overbear all local, state and sectional prejudices, powers or influence, and to control - not, as Jefferson would have it, to be controlled by - the people.
Intense sectional rehearsals took place with the young players who played with great enthusiasm.
Provided by University of Iowa Health Care, this multimedia textbook provides a high-quality color atlas of sectional anatomy in the axial plane.
Different styles and types of fabric or leather sofa include chesterfields, sectional sofas, reclining sofas, futons and sofa beds.
Iain further developed his interest in cross sectional imaging with 3 years at the University of Sheffield MRI Unit.
Later sectional maps also have a larger Shell logo, located above the key map.
The Volunteer Fire Station, consists of a concrete slab sectional garage set back off the main road running through the town.
Sectional sofa outlet stores offer great deals.
The concept of a sectional sofa was to create a sofa for apartment living.
Sectional sofas could be disassembled and easily moved through the small entrances and narrow staircases and hallways of apartment buildings.
This versatility made the sectional sofa a very valuable addition to any apartment living space.
There are several things to consider when shopping outlets for sectional sofas.
The first is to make sure that all of the sectional pieces match.
When individual sectional pieces are by themselves, the fabric appears normal but when the sections are put together the material appears to be from different dye lots.
Make sure you examine each piece and assemble the sectional for closer inspection.
Only you will know that the fabric used in upholstering the sectional has a discoloration in the back that is now against the wall of your den.
You may wish to avoid sectional sofas advertised as water damaged.
When you purchase a sectional sofa from an outlet, you'll realize a significant cost savings.
If you can find an outlet that carries only sectional sofas, you'll save time compared to a large sofa outlet with only a few sectionals.
You can find many outlets online that sell sectional sofas.
Once you've taken the time to consider the various styles of sectional sofas, you can easily find the best price through a sectional sofa outlet.
Since sectional sofas can be rearranged in several ways, they're perfect solutions for those who don't have massive living rooms.
A vintage sectional sofa is the perfect solution for anyone who does not like the styles of today's contemporary furniture.
There are also beautiful 3 piece sectional couches that still have their original fabric in excellent condition, perhaps due to the popularity of plastic slipcovers.
There are many beautiful examples of the different styles and designs of vintage sectional couches online.
Follow the links below to view beautiful examples of sectional couches from yesteryear.
Todd Merrill Antiques offers this great looking curved 3 piece sectional sofa by James Mont.
This beautiful 1940s sectional was newly upholstered in grey silk velvet.
Offered on Etsy by seller Red Eye Vintage is a spectacular mid-century sectional in its original green brocade fabric.
This beautiful looking sectional features a built in side table and a matching ottoman with a removable top that reveals another table top.
Retro Renovation features a bright orange sectional from the 1960s.
A 1980s 3 piece sectional designed by Jay Spectre is a modern deco style featuring a couch, a chaise and a 3/4 ottoman that all fit together to form a unique sectional.
A demi-lune sofa and pair of settees fit together to form a sectional couch.
Vintage sectional couches are available at many locations both on and off line.
When you are looking for a vintage sectional couch there are several factors that determine where to start your search.
A vintage 3 piece sectional couch provides a great place for families and friends to sit together and watch television, play games or enjoy conversation.
Sectional sofas are often made up of pieces including an end piece with an armrest on one side, a centerpiece with no arms on either side, a chaise, an ottoman, a corner piece, and occasionally a recliner.
Before purchasing a space saving sectional it's important to measure your space.
Once you know the measurements of the room, you'll need to figure out what size sectional best fits the space.
If people are going to be eating their meals while sitting on the sectional you'll want to get something that is easily cleaned.
Most large furniture stores sell sectional sofas.
If you can, try to find a store that will allow you to buy a sectional as a whole or piece-by-piece.
That way, if the sectional you like is too large you can knock off a couple of pieces to make it work for your space.
The furniture involved is similar to the formal living room, but features more casual fabrics along with sectional sofas, chaise lounges, and ottomans.
The original sofa in the room was a large sectional.
The other half of the room was devoted to the adults and included a large sectional sofa and flat screen TV.
A modern style log cabin may feature a flatscreen TV installed on the natural stone over the fireplace, with a comfortable conversation area made up of a sectional sofa or a couple of cozy looking recliners.
If the answer is yes, then don't buy a sectional sofa.
If your budget doesn't allow for such a splurge, then opt for a sectional sofa to give your kids plenty of seating and lounging space.
If space is at a premium, consider a sectional sofa that gives you seating flexibility.
A sectional sofa can be used to define a conversation area.
While sectional sofas and specialized home theater furniture may be the best option, they are also the most expensive; discount furniture can be just as nice.
The program includes the use of six workout videos, which are claimed to use "sectional progression to get slimmed and toned fast."
There are many styles and kinds of sectional sofas.
A reclining sofa or couch is a wonderful feature for many of the sectional sofas found in outlets.
This style is perfect for a large room to show off the sectional's sweeping design.
The heartiness of the welcome accorded him seemed to mark the disappearance of the last vestige of sectional feeling that had survived the Civil War, in which McKinley had participated as a young man.
It increases with the sectional area of the rope, and is inversely proportional to the radius of the curve into which it is bent.
For these densities, the deviation of the water face from the vertical in the figure of least sectional area is, however, so trifling that, so far as this consideration is concerned, it may be neglected.
No one of the sectional leaders commanded general confidence, and personal rivalries were of the bitterest kind.
In a country divided by sectional jealousies it was impossible to expect a committee of thirty-four members to impose unity of action even in a common cause; and the Spanish rising, the first fierceness of which had carried all before it, lacked the organizing force which alone would have given it permanent success.
He made use of the expression F =Wg=27r12+HI, where W is the weight in grammes per square centimetre of sectional area, and g is the intensity of gravity which was taken as.
At first his literary activity was limited to sectional publications, and he addressed his public, now as editor and now as leading contributor, in the Monthly Repository, the Christian Reformer, the Prospective, the Westminster and the National Review.
The temporary removal of the common peril, moreover, let loose all the sectional and personal jealousies, which even in face of the enemy had been with difficulty restrained, and the year 1823 witnessed the first civil war between the Greek parties.
If we suppose the lower part of the instrument replaced by a uniform bar of the same sectional area as the stem and of volume V, the indications of the instrument will be in no respect altered, and the bottom of the bar will be at a distance of N scale-divisions below the zero of the scale.
Garrison in 1831, had stirred the conscience of the North, and had had its influence even upon many who strongly deprecated its extreme radicalism; the Compromise of 1850 had failed to silence sectional controversy, and the Fugitive Slave Law, which was one of the compromise measures, had throughout the North been bitterly assailed and to a considerable extent had been nullified by state legislation; and finally in 1854 the slavery agitation was fomented by the passage of the KansasNebraska Act, which repealed the Missouri Compromise and gave legislative sanction to the principle of "popular sovereignty" - the principle that the inhabitants of each Territory as well as of each state were to be left free to decide for themselves whether or not slavery was to be permitted therein.
With the evolution of rank, however, and the concentration of magico-religious power in the hands of certain orders, there is less solidarity and more individualism, or at all events more opportunity for sectional interests to be pursued at other than critical times; whereupon fraud and violence are apt to infect religion.
The " popular sovereignty " principle of the KansasNebraska Bill involved a sectional struggle for the new Territory.
Both were involved in the agitation in1858-1859for the annexation of the South Platte to Kansas (q.v.), which gained considerable strength; annexation promising to the former much earlier statehood than continued union with the backward region of the North Platte, and to northern Kansas also promising earlier statehood, and an advantage in the sectional struggle with southern Kansas.
When the magnetizing current is twice reversed, so as to complete a cycle, the sum of the two deflections, multiplied by a factor depending upon the sectional area of the specimen and upon the constants of the apparatus, gives the hysteresis for a complete cycle in ergs per cubic centimetre.
For specimens of large sectional area it is necessary to apply corrections in respect of the energy dissipated by eddy currents and in heating the secondary circuit.
He had to face opposition from sectional interests and from the jealousy of interference with their rights on the part of provincial administrations, but he was able to achieve a considerable measure of success and to lay the foundation of a sounder system under which the financial position of the republic has made steady progress.
What are called sectional boilers as used in America and on the Continent are being introduced to British gardens.
From 1824 to 1840 there is a complicated and not uninteresting movement of local politics and a preparation for the future, - the missions fall, republicanism grows, the sentiment of local patriotism becomes a political force, there is a succession of sectional controversies and personal struggles among provincial chiefs, an increase of foreign commerce, of foreign immigration and of foreign influence.
The sectional areas are computed by the use of the ordinary formulae for columns and struts.
The rapidity of the movement has not been exceptional in Arkansas, but the size of its average farm, less in 1850 than that of the other cotton states, was in 1900, 93.1 acres (108.8 for white farmers alone, 49 o for blacks alone), which was even less than that of the North Atlantic states (96.5 acres, the smallest sectional unit of the Union).
In some old roofs the rafters are connected without any intervening ridge-plate, with the result that after Sectional elevation on AA.
In 1912 he was a sectional chief of the railway section of the German army with the rank of lieutenant-colonel.
Though opposed to a monopoly of political power in the South by the great slaveholders, he deprecated anti-slavery agitation (even favouring denial of the right of petition on that subject) as threatening abolition or the dissolution of the Union, and went with his sectional leaders so far as to demand freedom of choice for the Territories, and protection for slavery where it existed - this even so late as 1860.
The practical limit of height was reached when the sectional area of the masonry of the piers of the exterior walls in the lower storey had to be made so great, in order to support safely the weight of the dead load of the walls and floors and the accidental load imposed upon the latter in use, as to affect seriously the value of the lower storeys on account of the loss of light and floor space.
The river provides good water-power, and among the manufactures are agricultural implements, carriages, furniture (including sectional book-cases), pianos and organs, pottery and flour.
But it is clear that if we increase A, the sectional area of the stem, we shall diminish 1, the length of a scale-division corresponding to a given variation of density, and thereby proportionately diminish the sensibility of the instrument, while diminishing the section A will increase land proportionately increase the sensibility, but will diminish the range over which the instrument can be employed.
Hence I = M/v = ml/v = m/a, v being the volume and a the sectional area.