Her eyes were almond shaped and clear amber.
Then the beautiful woman, with soft almond shaped eyes waved her hand at the box.
These he hammered and shaped and fitted to the horse's feet.
Sasha's servants wouldn't get within a foot of Rhyn; instead, they shaped the magic of Sasha's realm around him and gave him only one direction to go, that which Sasha wanted.
Her eyes were almond shaped, the brown of the iris so dark that it was almost black.
It consisted of a restaurant area, a large serpentine shaped bar and another room off to the side with two pool tables and a jukebox.
When such holes freeze, and a rain succeeds, and finally a new freezing forms a fresh smooth ice over all, it is beautifully mottled internally by dark figures, shaped somewhat like a spider's web, what you may call ice rosettes, produced by the channels worn by the water flowing from all sides to a centre.
"That black-spotted one of yours is fine--well shaped!" said he.
The other is made of artificial flowers, shaped and colored by a skillful artist.
first shaped itself to the human mind under the form " Who made the world?"
shaped mouth 7, Distichopora coccinea.
You know those Christmas lights that are shaped like red chili peppers?
Being shaped somewhat like a large drop of fluid, the form has suggested the name.
topography of the island is dominated by the Paps; conical shaped mountains rising to over 2500 feet.
Trees and curiously shaped stones were also worshipped, and artificial pillars of wood or stone.
His plans were interrupted by his death, and his successor, Ieyasu, who shaped the social and political life of Japan for nearly 300 years (1603-1868), definitely decided on a policy of seclusion and isolation.
The tongue is so serviceable a member (taking all sorts of shapes, just as is wanted),--the teeth, the lips, the roof of the mouth, all ready to help, and so heap up the sound of the voice into the solid bits which we call consonants, and make room for the curiously shaped breathings which we call vowels!
Here her character was shaped; here she imbibed that passionate love of country scenes and country life which neither absence, politics nor dissipation could uproot; here she learnt to understand the ways and thoughts of the peasants, and laid up that rich store of scenes and characters which a marvellously retentive memory enabled her to draw upon at will.
To a certain extent it would seem that even as Chronicles (q.v.) has passed through the hands of one who was keenly interested in the Temple service, so the other historical books have been shaped not only by the late priestly writers (symbolized in literary criticism by P), but also by rather earlier writers, also of priestly sympathies, but of " southern " or half-Edomite affinity.
It was not a new religion that took root; older tendencies were diverted into new paths, the existing material was shaped to new ends.
Biblical, or rather Palestinian, thought has been brought into the world of ancient Oriental life, and this life, in spite of the various forms in which it has from time to time been shaped, still rules in the East.
Seats are found carefully shaped to the human person.
Pisano's building sheds, nine in a row, with peculiarly shaped roofs, were still standing intact - one of the most interesting medieval monuments of Venice - until recently, but they have been modified past recognition.
The mackerel proper (genus Scomber) are readily recognized by their elegantly shaped, well-proportioned body, shining in iridescent colours.
On the top of the stupa was an ornament shaped like the letter T, and as the base of the stupa was above the quadrangle, the total height of the monument was between 50 and 60 ft.
Nor can we doubt that it was his influence which shaped the famous ordinance separating the ecclesiastical from the secular courts (c. 1076).
The irregularly shaped precinct around the temple was enclosed by a balustrade about 3 ft.
Similarly the internal policy of Athens continued to be shaped by the conservatives.
It is silent when hunting, and has long ears shaped like vine leaves.
The human form is shaped after the four letters which constitute the Jewish Tetragrammaton (q.v.; see also Jehovah).
But in spite of statements in which ancient authors have represented Aristides as a democratic reformer, it is certain that the period following the Persian wars during which he shaped Athenian policy was one of conservative reaction.
On Rusthall Common about a mile from the town is the curiously shaped mass of sandstone known as the Toad Rock, and a mile and a half south-west is the striking group called the High Rocks.
QUERN, the primitive form of hand-mill for grinding corn, consisting of two flat circular stones; the lower stone, often shaped with a rim; has a wooden or metal pin in the centre which passes through a hole in the upper stone; the worker pours the grain through the hole with one hand, revolving the upper stone with the other by means of a peg fixed to one side.
Very irregular surfaces may require the use of specially shaped anodes in order that the distance between the electrodes may be fairly uniform, otherwise the portion of the cathode lying nearest to the anode may receive an undue share of the current, and therefore a greater thickness of coat.
The ventral valve is usually the larger, and in many genera, such as Terebratula and Rhynchonella, has a prominent beak or umbo, with a circular or otherwise shaped foramen at or near its extremity, partly bounded by one or two plates, termed a deltidium.
On the inner surface of both valves several well-defined muscular, vascular and ovarian impressions are observable; they form either indentations of greater or less size and depth, or occur as variously shaped projections.
The intestine is slung by a median dorsal and ventral mesentery which divides the body cavity into two symmetrically shaped halves; it is " stayed " by two transverse septa, the anterior or gastroparietal band running from the stomach to the body wall and the posterior or ileoparietal band running from the intestine to the body wall.
An iron bar shaped like an inverted L projects upwards from each of the yokes, the horizontal portions of the bars being parallel to the rods, and nearly meeting at a height of about 8 in.
Honda, measured the changes of length of various metals shaped in the form of ovoids instead of cylindrical rods, and determined the magnetization curves for the same specimens; a higher degree of accuracy was thus attained, and satisfactory data were provided for testing theories.
It may be remarked that, whereas Fleming and Dewar employed the ballistic method, their specimens having the form of rings, Honda and Shimizu worked magnetometrically with metals shaped as ovoids.
The city is built in a large, irregularly shaped basin formed by streams which converge to form the Piabanha river, a tributary of the Parahyba do Sul.
This basaltic hill, the name of which is believed to commemorate the British king Arthur, who from its height is said to have watched the defeat of the Picts by his followers, is shaped like a lion couchant, with head towards the north.
But the saying draws attention to the two great influences which shaped medieval thought - the tradition of ancient logic and the system of Christian theology.
No orders were given for the evacuation of Slovakia; in Transylvania an impossible shaped line was drawn, such as left Cluj (Kolozsvar) and many pure Rumanian districts in Magyar hands; while the Rumanians were incensed by the assignment of Temesvar (Temisoara) and the whole Banat to Serbia.
All such single-fact systems have proved to be departures from the true line of o€ growth of the zoological system which was shaping itself year by year - unknown to those who so shaped it - as a genealogical tree.
When parallel rays fall directly upon a spherical mirror the longitudinal aberration is only about one-eighth as great as for the most favourably shaped single lens of equal focal length and aperture.
The scrub which covers the low veld consists mainly of gnarled stunted thorns with flattened umbrella shaped crowns, most of the species belonging to the suborder mimoseae.
First they are round or oval in shape; later they become spindle shaped, arranging themselves in layers.
These are spindle shaped and have long processes.
The censer used was a hemispherical cup or bowl of bronze, supported by a long handle, fashioned at one end like an open hand, in which the bowl was, as it were, held, while the other end within which the pastils of incense were kept was shaped into the hawk's head crowned with a disk, as the symbol of Re.'
B, B, Shaped pieces of iron, which can be pressed upon the outside of the neck by the spring-handle H.
But a modification of the first-named process was in use in the 4th and succeeding centuries, showing great ingenuity and manual dexterity, - that, namely, in which the added portions of glass are united to the body of the cup, not throughout, but only at points, and then shaped either by the wheel or by the hand (Plate I.
In stature they range from the size of a hare to that of a rhinoceros; and their horns vary in size and shape from the small and simple spikes of the oribi and duiker antlers to the enormous and variously shaped structures borne respectively by buffaloes, wild sheep and kudu and other large antelopes.
The instrument, described by Oviedo (Historia de las Indias Occidentales, Salamanca, 1535), consisted of a small hollow wooden tube, shaped like a Y, the two points of which being inserted in the nose of the smoker, the other end was held into the smoke of burning tobacco, and thus the fumes were inhaled.
The cigar is then rolled in the hand to consolidate the tobacco and bring it into proper shape, after which it is wrapped in the outer cover, a shaped piece made to enclose the whole in a spiral manner, beginning at the thick end of the cigar and working down to the pointed end, where it is dexterously finished by twisting to a fine point between the fingers.
The form of a furrow is regulated by the shape and width of the share, working in combination with a proper shaped breast.
6) speaks of part of a circle of roughly shaped stones taken from the adjacent limestone mountains in the Nejd.
The antennae, usually bottle-brush shaped (plumose) in the male sex, are less hairy in the female.
- Lophophore horse-shoe shaped, or in Fredericella circular.
In other Entoprocta the buds on a horseshoe retain a high degree of individuality, a shaped l o p h o - thread-like stolon giving off the cylindrical phore; stalks, each of which dilates at its end i, Ectocyst; into the body of a zooid.
It was during the solitude of his voyage to France, when on deck at night, that he first shaped his idea of the genesis of primitive poetry, and of the gradual evolution of humanity.
Its characteristics are exceptional tallness combined with slenderness and elegance of figure; a face somewhat long, without any special prominence of the cheekbones but having more or less oblique eyes; an aquiline nose; a slightly receding chin; largish upper teeth; a long neck; a narrow chest; a long trunk, and delicately shaped, small hands with long, slender fingers.
But it is impossible to admit within the circle of high-art productions these wooden figures of everyday men and women, unrelieved by any subjective element, and owing their merit entirely to the fidelity with which their contours are shaped, their muscles modelled, and their anatomical proportions preserved.
His most original contribution to the substance of Roman literature was that he first shaped into poetry the experience of his own heart, as it had been shaped by Alcaeus and Sappho in the early days of Greek poetry.
A special interest belongs to the Macedonian kingdom as it was shaped by Philip, since it forestalls a system which was not to find the time ripe for it in European history till many centuries later - the national kingdom quickened with the culture developed by the ancient city-states.
It was characteristic of the morality of his time and the spirit of the English navy as it had been shaped by the corrupt government of Charles II., that the officers concerned quarrelled violently and accused one another of fraud.
The eyes are well developed, with numerous facets; the antennae minal one shaped like that of the are transparent, with few nervures, flight.
The outer sides of the link are shaped with projecting lugs above.
19), which has been modified in various ways, consists in its original form of two symmetrically shaped timber beams clamped to the engine-shaft.
What is given by the formulae is accordingly the mean radius of an irregularly shaped solid (or, more probably, of the region in which the field of force surrounding such a solid is above a certain intensity), and the mean has to be taken in different ways in the different phenomena.
In the churches which consciously shaped their polity at or after the Reformation the principle of excommunication is preserved in the practice of church discipline.
alone, and the biblical evidence, especially, while possibly preserving some recollection of the invasion of the Purasati, is in every case late and may be shaped by later historical vicissitudes.
At any rate stones were sawed, shaped, polished, carved and perforated, not only by the Mexicans, but among other tribes.
- Red Clay Vessel, in the form of a demon shaped like a crab upon a mussel.
A tubular piece of wood shaped as in fig.
Although this policy was entered upon at the conclusion of the Spanish War under the presidency of Mr McKinley it has been very largely shaped by Mr Roosevelt.
From four to five hundred vessels of pottery finely made and elegantly shaped are indicated by the fragments recovered from the relic bed.
The typical Siamese is of medium height, well formed, with olive complexion, darker than the Chinese, but fairer than the Malays, eyes well shaped though slightly inclined to the oblique, nose broad and flat, lips prominent, the face wide across the cheek-bones and the chin short.
Small rudely shaped figures of wool, known as pilae, were also hung up in the same way as the oscilla.
Plans of codification, moreover, were prepared, and largely shaped, under Maine's direction, which were carried into effect by his successors, Sir J.
Thenceforth the religion of Yahweh and the religion of the prophets are synonymous; no other reading of Israel's past was possible, and in fact the whole history of the Hebrews in Canaan, as it was finally shaped in the exile, is written from this point of view, and has come down to us, along with the remains of actual prophetic books, under the collective title of "The Prophets."
are twice as long as the 3to 5-toothed Thus the crop-gizzard unci; c, virgate - mallei rod-like, manubria has the same comand fulcrum very long, unci Ior 2-toothed; bination of structures d forcipate - rami large and used as a foras we find in the ceps, mallei rod-like, unci pointed or evanstomach of higher escent; e, incudate - stout fulcrum, rami Crustacea, with which formingaforceps, mallei evanescent; f, unwe may call it homocinate - unci large, 2-toothed, manubria plastic. The trophi evanescent, incus slender; g, ramate - rami are (I) a median incus subquadrantic, fulcrum rudimentary, manY - shaped, with the ubria evanescent; h,malleo-ramate - mallei (fulcrum) distal fastened by their unci to the rami, manubria foot and the arms (rami) looped, rami large and fulcrum slender.
Pan, Silenus, the Satyrs and the Fauns were either capriform or had some part of their bodies shaped like that of a goat.
conduct business, legislative work is shaped and directed by a number of committees in.
While these ancient events shaped the topography in a broad way, its final development was comparatively recent, during the glacial period, when the loose materials were scoured from some regions and spread out as boulder clay, or piled up as moraines in others; and the original water-ways were blocked in many places.
This vast area, shaped like a broad-limbed V or U, with Hudson Bay in the centre, is made up chiefly of monotonous and barren Laurentian gneiss and granite; but scattered through it are important stretches of Keewatin and Huronian rocks intricately folded as synclines in the gneiss, as suggested earlier, the bases of ancient mountain ranges.
The Spigelian (s) and caudate lobes (c) belong to the right half of the liver, the latter being usually a leaf shaped lobe attached by its stalk to the Spigelian, and having its blade flattened between the right lateral lobe and the right kidney.
Of these the "acoucryptophone" was one of the most elegant - a light box, shaped like an ancient lyre and suspended by a metallic wire from a piano in the room above.
above the sea; from this plateau many regularly shaped truncated cones rise another 2000 ft.
Amidst the last convulsions of political Judaism a new spiritual conception of the kingdom of God, of salvation, and of the Saviour of God's anointing, had shaped itself through the preaching, the death, and the resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth.
GOBLET, a large type of drinking-vessel, particularly one shaped like a cup, without handles, and mounted on a shank with a foot.
In every ship a position is selected for the navigating or standard compass as free from neighbouring iron as possible, and by this compass all courses are shaped and bearings taken.
in breadth, and it is shaped __st something like a torpedo with side flanges and a slightly swollen, rounded head.
This shield if shaped in such a manner as to resemble closely the body of an ant, the median portion of the shield being deeply constricted in imitation of the waist and the terminal portion sub-globular like the abdomen of the ant.
The white cross badge bears on a blue centre the charge of the house of Vasa, a gold sheaf shaped like a vase with two handles.
The "Sirius" and "Brilliant" shaped course for Ostend, the "Thetis" and her companions eased down.
The general assembly, convoked every autumn at Thermon to elect officials, and at other places in special emergencies, shaped the league's general policy; it was nominally open to all freemen, though no doubt the Aetolian chieftains really controlled it.
By rapidly stirring molten iron oxide into molten pig iron in a furnace shaped like a saucer, slightly inclined and turning around its axis, at a temperature but little above the melting-point of the metal itself, the phosphorus and silicon are removed rapidly, without removing much of the carbon, and by this means an extremely pure cast iron is made.
a peculiarly shaped rug or covering used by native chiefs, is privately brought over.
A jet or jets of water impinge on the cups, the interiors of which are shaped in such a way that the jet is discharged parallel to its original direction.
For these tools the stone is actually shaped to the best form: it is now electroplated before being set in its metal mount in order to secure a firm fastening.
Tavernier, however, subsequently described and sketched the diamond which he saw as shaped like a bisected egg, quite different therefore from the Koh-i-nor.
Paule, as of "middle stature, strong and well shaped, of a grave countenance and brown complexion, black hair and eyes, his beard neither long nor thick."
In the earliest existing monument of the Hellenic genius, the Homeric poems, one may already observe that regulative sense of form and proportion, which shaped the later achievements of the race in the intellectual and artistic spheres.
Taking an opinion based on such data for what it is worth, we may note that Darmesteter believed in the influence of the later Greek philosophy (Philonian and Neo-platonic) as one of those which shaped the Avesta as we have it (Sacred Books of the East, iv.
Being entirely hand made, various oval, doubled and even square forms were readily shaped.
Their features are generally fairly regular and often beautiful; eyes invariably black, and in some persons oblique; jaws not projecting, except in a few instances; lips of medium thickness; the noses are naturally long, well shaped and arched, but many are artificially flattened at the bridge in infancy.
The large canoes in which they formerly made long voyages are no longer built, but various kinds of smaller canoes are made, from the commonest, which is simply a hollowed-out tree cut into form, to the finely shaped one built upon a keel, the joints of the various pieces being nicely fitted, and the whole stitched together with cord made from the husk of coconuts.
They made mother-of-pearl fishhooks, and they still use a part of those old hooks - or artificial bait - in combination with steel hooks, the native-made portion being generally shaped like a small fish.
TIMBER, the term given to wood cut and shaped for building purposes, or growing wood suitable for such purposes; in English law the tenant for life may not cut such trees (see Waste).
In leaving the land of its birth it has been taken as a whole, and for many centuries has been regarded as an infallible record of divinely granted knowledge and of divinely shaped history.
He planned the buildings, gathered its faculty - mainly from abroad - and shaped its organization.
The second region, or the great river plains in the north, formed the theatre of the ancient race-movements which shaped the civilization and the political destinies of the whole Indian peninsula.
A form of cap much worn in Bengal and western India is known as Irani kullah, or Persian cap. It is made of goatskin and is shaped like a tarbush but has no tassel.
Mahrattas wear fiat red pagris, with a small conical peak variously shaped and placed.
There are innumerable styles of cut of shoe, three being the commonest: (I) Salimshahi, these are shaped like English slippers, but are pointed at the toe, terminating in a thin wisp turned back and fastened to the instep. They are mostly made of thin red leather, plain in the case of poorer people and richly embroidered in the case of rich people.
A continuous gradation can be traced from the most widely separated visual binaries, whose periods are many thousand years, to spectroscopic binaries, Algol and # Lyrae variables, whose periods are a few hours and whose components may even be in contact, and from these to dumb-bell shaped stars and finally to ordinary single stars.
The swords are leaf-shaped, with blunt points intended for cutting, not for thrusting; the hilts differ essentially from those of the Bronze Age, being shaped like a crescent to grasp the blade, with large pommels, or sometimes with antennae (the latter found also in Bavaria, Wurttemberg, Baden, Switzerland, the Pyrenees, Spain, north Italy): only six arrowheads (bronze) were found.
His influence largely shaped the form of the final draft of the constitution, but the labour was not finished with this draft; that the constitution was accepted by the people was due in an eminent degree to the efforts of Madison, who, to place the new constitution before the public in its true light, and to meet the objections brought against it, joined Alexander Hamilton and John Jay in writing The Federalist, a series of eighty-five papers, out of which twenty certainly, and nine others probably, were written by him.
This weakness appears equally in his political and in his professional life: he would refuse practice if his purse were moderately well filled; he would sit for weeks in the Assembly in listlessness and silence, while the policy he had shaped was being gradually undermined, and then rise, brilliant as ever, but too late to avert the calamities which he foresaw.
In language sometimes turgid, but nearly always of pure and powerful eloquence, he worked at the theme of the emigres, as it developed into that of the counter-revolution; and in his occasional appearances in the tribune, as well as in the project of an address to the French people which he presented to the Assembly on the 27th of December 1791, he shook the heart of France, and, especially by his call to arms on the 18th of January, shaped the policy which culminated in the declaration of war against the king of Bohemia and Hungary on the 10th of April.
At the same time, apart from the gradual evolution of religious and other conceptions there are the more incidental and artificial influences which have shaped them.
The Old Testament, allegorically explained, became the substitute for the outgrown mythology; intellectual activity revived; the new facts gained predominant influence in philosophy, and in turn were shaped according to its canons.
the deeper and broader forms of popular belief, so was polit the organization shaped by the polity of the Roman empire.
The up-country party in Virginia, with their allies along the frontiers of the other states, was now in power, and the radical of 1776 shaped the policy of the nation during the next twenty-five years.
Stability of Position, and Stability of Frictio-n.The resistances at the several joints having been determined by the principles set forth in 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10, not only under the ordinary load of the structure, but under all the variations to which the load is subject as to amount and distribution, the joints are now to be placed and shaped so that the pieces shall not suffer relative displacement under any of those loads.
Flywheels.A flywheel is a rotating piece in a machine, generally shaped like a wheel (that is to say, consisting of a rim with spokes), and suited to store and restore energy by the periodical variations in its angular velocity.
The great dogmas of the Christian Church were shaped by the interplay of the subtle wits of the theologians of the Oriental Churches.
There is no doubt that each of these men, and Bancroft in particular, influenced the policy of the administration, yet the historian James Schouler, who has made a careful study of the Polk papers, is doubtless correct in saying that the president himself was "the framer of the public policy which he carried into so successful execution, and that instead of being led (as many might have imagined) by the more famous statesmen of his administration and party who surrounded him, he in reality led and shaped his own executive course."
The House had then before them the proposal for a triple subsidy, to be collected in three, or, as the motion ultimately was shaped, in four years, instead of in six, as the ordinary custom would have been.
This was successfully accomplished by the use of flexible paper matrices, from which metal plates could be cast in shaped moulds to any desired curve.
The essential parts of one type of bale opener are three specially shaped rollers, the peri pheries of which contain a number of 1 Also in the forms "streek," "strick" or "strike," as in Chaucer, Cant.
It is, in a manner, Spinoza's "organon" - the doctrine of method which he would substitute for the corresponding doctrines of Bacon and Descartes as alone consonant with the thoughts which were shaping themselves or had shaped themselves in his mind.
angelus, an angle), shaped with corners or angles; an adjective used in botany and zoology for the shape of stems, leaves and wings.
A peculiar network of fjords and connecting channels terminating inland in a peculiarly shaped body of water with long, widely branching arms, called Worsley Sound, Obstruction Sound and Last Hope Inlet, covers an extensive area between the 51st and 53rd parallels, and extends nearly to the Argentine frontier.
It is readily seen that if the optical system be symmetrical, the origins of the co-ordinate systems collinear with the optical axis Object J Barrel shaped Cushion shaped Distorted image FIG.
7rLru), a name given by the ancients to some of the resinous cone-bearing trees to which it is now applied, and, as limited by modern botanists, the designation of a large genus of true conifers, differing from the firs in their hard woody cone-scales being thickened at the apex, and in their slender needle - shaped leaves growing from a membranous sheath, either in pairs or from three to five together - each tuft representing an abortive branch, springing from the axil of a partially deciduous scale-leaf, the base of which remains closely adherent to the stem.
Zeno began, perhaps, by adopting the formulas of the Peripatetics, though no doubt with a conscious difference, postulating that form was always attached to matter, no less than matter, as known to us, is everywhere shaped or informed.
In Stoicism, for the moment, the two conceptions are united, soon, however, to diverge - the medical conception to receive its final development under Galen, while the philosophical conception, passing over to Philo and others, was shaped and modified at Alexandria under the influence of Judaism, whence it played a great part in the developments of Jewish and Christian theology.
Moreover, owing to difficulties of travel, the assembly and magistracies were practically monopolized by the rich, who shaped the federal policy in their own interest.
In the first case the separated A cells assume the character of the parent cell whose division a $ °° ° gave rise to them; in the second case they o se form filaments, or, if the further elongation and divisions of the cells proceed in different directions, plates or spheroidal or other shaped colonies.
There was nothing in the circumstances of the church that required his intervention, and, as he was therefore free to choose his subject, he wrote out of the fullness of his heart that grand defence of the gospel which, though shaped by the conditions of the times, is animated by the timeless Spirit, and has proved to be a possession for ever " (Drummond, p. 246).
Fancifully shaped seals also occur, but they are comparatively rare.
The lake is of interest for its generally mountainous surroundings, save to the N.W., where it skirts the Great Salt Lake Desert, for the mountainous peninsula, the Promontory, lying between thumb and fingers of the hand, shaped like and resembling in geological structure the two islands S.
His aeroplanes were variously shaped, and were, as a rule, concavo-convex, the convex surface being directed upwards.
The natives are rather low in stature, but plump and well shaped, with short necks, swarthy faces, black eyes and long black hair.
During the spring and summer months the prevalence of fierce cutting winds, which are shaped by the conformation of the valleys into blasts as through a funnel, following the strike of the valleys either up or down, makes travelling painful and existence in camp most unpleasant.
About the same time P. C. Schmerling of Liege was exploring the ossiferous caverns of the valley of the Meuse, and satisfied himself that the men whose bones he found beneath the stalagmite floors, together with bones cut and flints shaped by human workmanship, had inhabited this Belgian district at the same time with the cave-bear and several other extinct animals whose bones were imbedded with them (Recherches sur les ossements fossiles decouverts dans les cavernes de la province de Liege (Liege, 1833-1834)).
The stone hatchets are symmetrically shaped and edged by grinding, while the cutting flakes, scrapers, spear and arrow heads are of high finish.
(2) A form or pattern, particularly one by means of which plastic materials may be made into shapes, whence "moulding," the form which the material so shaped takes.
Quartz occurs as a primary and essential constituent of igneous rocks of acidic composition such as granite, quartz-porphyry and rhyolite, being embedded in these either as irregularly shaped masses or as porphyritic crystals.
Among the influences that shaped the Fourth Gospel that of the Alexandrian philosophy must be assigned a distinct, though not an exaggerated importance.
Lumber is floated down the rivers of the Carpathian watershed to the Danube, and so exported to Turkey and Bulgaria; casks, shaped planks and petroleum drums go chiefly to Austria and Russia.
Brazilwood (Caesalpinia echinata), valuable for its timber and colouring extract, and "roco" (Bixa orellana), the "urucn" of Brazil which furnishes the anatto of commerce, are widely distributed in central and southern Colombia, and another species of the first-named genus, the C. coariaria, produces the "divi-divi" of the Colombian export trade - a peculiarly shaped seed-pod, rich in tannic and gallic acids, and used for tanning leather.
The elliptical Tabernacle (5870) has a rounded, turtle-shell shaped roof, unsupported by pillars or beams, seats nearly 10,000, and has a large pipe organ (5000 pipes).
Perrier, at first laying greater stress on the nature of the pedicellariae and afterwards on the form of the mouth-skeleton, has gradually perfected a scheme of five orders: (I) Forcipulata, with pedicellariae stalked, and straight or crossed; (2) Spinulosa, with pedicellariae sessile and forcipiform; (3) Velata, with membraniferous spines; (4) Paxillosa, pedicellariae represented by an ossicle of the test and the spines covering it, the whole forming a paxilla; (5) Valvata or Granulosa, with pedicellariae sessile and valvular or salt-cellar shaped.
But his navy was not yet strong enough to hold off all raids: it was not till the very end of his reign that he perfected it by building long ships that were nigh twice as large as those of the heathen; some had 60 oars, some more; and they were both steadier and swifter and lighter than the others, and were shaped neither after the Frisian nor after the Danish fashion, but as it seemed to himself that they would be most handy.
She is described as a large woman, towering above all the cavaliers of her court, but very well shaped for her size, easy and graceful in her person, of a majestic bearing, but with an awfulness in her countenance which revolted those who disliked her.
Papuan weapons are the bow and arrow (in the Fly River region, the north and north-east coasts); a beheading knife of a sharp segment of bamboo; a shafted stone club - rayed, disk shaped or ball-headed (in use all over the island); spears of various forms, pointed and barbed; the spear-thrower (on the Finsch coast); and hardwood clubs and shields, widely differing in pattern and ornamentation with the district of their manufacture.
- containing many curiously shaped caves and archways which attract large numbers of visitors.
There are, therefore, many preliminary points which combine to show that the critical student cannot isolate the book from Oriental life and thought; its uniqueness lies in the manner in which the material has been shaped and the use to which it has been put.
C, Ventral view of embryo with three pairs of mesoblastic somites, dumb-bell shaped blastopore and primitive s t r e a k.
Robert Hooke shaped the minutest of the lenses with which he made many of the discoveries recorded in his Micrographia from small glass globules made by fusing the ends of threads of spun glass; and the same method was employed by the Italian Father Di Torre.
As one of the autochthones of Attica, Cecrops is represented as human in the upper part of his body, while the lower part is shaped like a dragon (hence he is sometimes called 5tOvi i s or geminus, Diod.
In Aconite one of them is shaped like a helmet (galeate).
In the remarkable salamander Autodax, the teeth in the jaws are compressed, sharp-edged, lancet shaped.
Bordeaux led them into a dish shaped depression at the top of a dune and then dismounted.
They made camp at the bottom of a crescent shaped dune.
The room she stepped into was triangular shaped, consisting of a wall of angled windows, small tables against the other wall, and round seats facing the windows.
My job gave me a horrible feeling of wearing the wrong shaped skin every day.
The film was juxtaposed with turbulent images of the events which shaped their lives during that period.
acrylic resin to form a solid durable material, which can be shaped to any design requirement.
First, make sure the armholes are shaped properly.
Upon impact, a shaped charge that can pierce light armor is detonated.
Finds include dozens of leaf shaped flint arrowheads which might suggest it was defended against unwanted human or animal invaders.
This burial was accompanied by five leaf shaped obsidian arrowheads, a bronze dagger and arrowhead and also a horse burial.
Fuel nozzle -- device to inject fuel into the combustion chamber in a highly atomized and accurately shaped spray.
Auricula primulas are named after the Latin auricula primulas are named after the Latin auricula, an ear - the leaves are shaped like ears.
They grow in the upper axils of the linear or lance shaped, deep green arching leaves.
balsam pear, bitter melon is cucumber shaped with a pebbly surface.
CHERRY BOMB: The American equivalent of our old garden banger, shaped like a cherry.
Some of the tin beads are shaped like segmented faience beads.
Like other slipper bedpans (also called fracture bedpans) it is wedge shaped, rising in depth from the rear to the front.
beehive shaped tombs were mixed also.
The poncho shaped cape with matching beret is particularly eye catching.
bitmapped image, its not really text - its just a bunch of pixels that happened to be shaped like letters.
The flowers of our local wild bluebells are shaped more like sausages compared with these bell-like blooms ).
Rounded neckline with 3/4 length sleeves, darted bodice with overlapping shaped seam, decorated with two big pale blue buttons.
boletus edulis is brown with a convex to shield shaped cap 8-20cm across and the stem is bulbous at the base.
The funnel shaped earthenware bowl in buff color, bears the design of a mountain goat drawn around it skillfully.
My first thought was to use an L shaped bracket but I decided I could use the existing metal in the base.
The cast brass handgrip has spear head shaped mounting plates and a good, curved grip.
The Wet Dream is a delicious 6 inch tall finger shaped vibrator packed with extra power from its extra long multi speed vibrating bullet.
The mill had a boat shaped cap, patent sails and a fantail, which between them drove 2 pairs of 4 foot stones.
The doctor aims the laser exactly onto the posterior lens capsule in order to cut away a small circle shaped area.
Their idea of who they are is shaped by the child's caregivers, children need positive, affirming attention.
The classical Cassegrain In the classical Cassegrain telescope, the primary mirror is paraboloid shaped.
Lambs ' tail shaped male catkins hang in clusters in spring.
Andrew is the leader of the liberal caucus on the Convention which has shaped the draft Constitution for Europe.
celeriac purÃ©e smoothed into flag shaped trays.
ceremonial shaped sword held up in right hand, left hand over belly.
cigar shaped things on the kitchen floor!
classifying image pixels into shaped, smooth, and textured points, Pattern Recognition, vol.
Making an L shaped hook from a coat hanger hook (why a coat hanger hook (why a coat hanger hook?
The inner ear consists of an organ called the cochlea, which is shaped like a snail's shell.
coil pickups on a full size body are accented by a traditionally shaped sound hole.
Made from soft cotton combed terry, they are shaped to give a perfect fit for every baby.
Pack of 10. silver petal paper confetti This confetti is petal shaped and biodegradable.
It becomes conical shaped as it matures, finally reaching about 50 feet with a 30 foot spread.
Five clever shaped cookie cutters for molding your treats, with doggie themes!
corbels on either side taper to half moon shaped ledges on smaller brackets.
An impressively shaped steep-walled corrie is the main visible feature, and also forms this route up.
The waist is long shaped by the tight corset.
cosmic ray flux, which would otherwise be isotropic, is shaped by the Earth's magnetic field.
cotton combed terry, they are shaped to give a perfect fit for every baby.
Fabrics: ' A ' is of small to medium blocks of gray and brown shale, irregularly shaped, and with random coursing.
Crab Lane The road from London Road to Sun Street, possibilities Shaped like a crabs claw, crab Lane The road from London Road to Sun Street, possibilities Shaped like a crabs claw, Crab Apple trees grew there.
crescent shaped contemporary development of split level terraced homes.
crescent shaped bay with direct access to a long stretch of beach.
She was shaped like a pear, and when she wore a crinoline she looked like a frog sitting on a lily pad.
No clichÃ© cardboard bad guys, but individuals, shaped into their own hells by an incredibly cruel and corrupt system.
A heart shaped cookie cutter, or a flower shaped one.
Their present morphology was shaped principally during the last glacial cycle (the Midlandian ), with subsequent modification throughout the post-glacial Holocene period.
Masses of beautiful large white daisy like flowers all summer, from an attractive clump of dark green deeply toothed shaped leaves.
darted bodice with overlapping shaped seam, decorated with two big pale blue buttons.
New talking clock Due to huge demand, RNIB has developed a new cube shaped talking clock.
Findings There is a well demarcated, ovoid shaped, mass on the right side of the right fibula.
They are an effective natural deodorant shaped from crystallized salts.
The nose is finely shaped and beneath it the small mouth is set with deep dimples in the corners.
disgorgely it splits open, disgorging something onto his face and leaving a ' V ' shaped wound.
doughnut scanner is a large donut shaped machine with a hole in the center through which a special bed can move.
The French-style design includes shaped legs and a handy storage drawer.
Hyperinflation of the lungs and a barrel shaped chest is very common in patients with severe emphysema.
Star shaped scales protect both the upper and the lower epidermis of the leaves.
espalier shaped trees.
eyebrows shaped by a professional first.
The boat shaped cap with a gallery held a 6 bladed fantail, underneath was the striking chain wheel and tailpole.
fantail doves from a heart shaped basket.
The feng shui bagua map is an octagonal shaped map which allows you to evaluate in feng shui bagua map is an octagonal shaped map which allows you to evaluate in feng shui terms any living or working space.
fierce competition for the best shaped rocks on which to make their homes.
A 22 fret rosewood fingerboard features crown shaped position markers.
This shaped 8 x 8 storybook shows children how fire trucks help brave firefighters do their jobs.
Once a U shaped hole has been formed a fissure is created between two dunes.
This wedge shaped flat topped protuberance is 600 meters up a cliff face overlooking a fjord.
flattering round neckline and shaped sleeves.
But the incoming cosmic ray flux, which would otherwise be isotropic, is shaped by the Earth's magnetic field.
The wedge shaped face with the wrinkled forehead are also peculiar to the breed.
steel forgings are manufactured up to 65 tons, including large, shaped bumper molds and blocks weighing over 50 tons.
Unusual lilac shaped curved florets in flattish heads which are also slightly fragrant.
frenzyvalue of the pension pot is shaped by speculative frenzies and market bubbles rather than investment in real assets.
The micro fuel cell is a standalone device shaped like a cradle for recharging handsets.
funerary stela of Py (Fig.5) Pyramidal Stelae A pyramidal shaped stela of the New Kingdom (Fig.5 ).
funnel shaped flowers in shades of blue, white, mauve or yellow in summer.
In addition, using a dome shaped air filter creates the same effect and efficiency as a larger funnel.
These are small conical mounds or horseshoe shaped mounds of slag associated with bloomery furnaces geographically situated in the Highlands of Scotland.
futurists believed, shaped not only perception (as it did for the Impressionists ), but consciousness.
F. It produces 3 to 6 inch, heart shaped, long stalked leaves that are covered with white fuzz on their undersides.
In their form and design, suburbs are also gendered spaces, shaped by assumptions about home, work and family.
Some people with ME/CFS have abnormally shaped white cells (atypical lymphocytes ), particularly following glandular fever.
goblet shaped tree open in the center above a clear stem.
The fan shaped leaves turn from bright green in the spring to a beautiful yellowish green in the autumn.
hairless heads; eyes with diamond shaped pupils and were about four and a half feet tall.
hand basin has a kidney shaped interior with a wider back.
It sports a higher spec neck and a shaped headstock.
Short overskirt has a shaped hem which is longer at the back with ties to form bustle effect.
hexagonal shaped ice crystals in clouds, are visible once or twice a week on average.
Hind Legs The thighs should be strong and muscular with well shaped, strong hocks, neither hooky nor too straight.
hoe blades are mainly ' A ' or ' L ' shaped when viewed in plan.
horrible feeling of wearing the wrong shaped skin everyday.
horseshoe shaped natural cove with pebble beach.
They included an interesting horseshoe shaped building which housed growing parlors for the pullet chicks.
hyperinflation of the lungs and a barrel shaped chest is very common in patients with severe emphysema.
From 1914 to the great campaigns of World War II, radio intercepts shaped the course of history.
It remains grassland interspersed with oak trees, flanked by woodland that has been shaped to enhance its appearance.
Unique are the width of the back support and the specially shaped split clamping jaws.
jelly rubber silky smooth to the touch with a realistic shaped head.
keyhole shaped hole in the floor.
Then my right foot got jammed in a small keyhole shaped hole in the floor.
kilograms of gold were used to decorate the horseshoe shaped auditorium, which seats over 1200 people.
Lovely little kitty - jet black, with a funny little crescent shaped mark on its head.
Shaped kneelers, stone coping, end stack to left.
knocker shaped like a lion's head.
On The North Door of Durham Cathedral is a bronze door knocker shaped like a lion's head.
lance shaped leaves around 3 " long.
It has lance shaped leaves around 3 " long.
Great shape and fit with big wide shaped lapels, four shiny silver domed buttons to fasten and a slit pocket at each hip.
The Blue Lagoon & Reykjanes Peninsula Shaped like an outstretched leg, the volcanic Reykjanes Peninsula forms Iceland's south west corner.
lozenge shaped pillbox still stands however on the boundary fence line to the rear of the warehouses.
She uses a lozenge, a diamond shaped frame.
Here many weird shaped sponges show their full magnificence by the light of a flashlight.
Another type of flat back is guitar shaped and then there is the solid bodied electric mandolin.
vegetable marrow Shaped like a rugby ball with the ends cut off.
He is sipping a vodka martini from a Y shaped glass.
A substantial & good quality martini shaped glow cup - the glow moves freely throughout the cup.
mastaba tomb, which is from the Arabic meaning bench or bench shaped.
Important new finds from the site include an interesting assortment of lithics including small crescent shaped microliths.
The most common flint tools were trapezoidal shaped microliths.
mould viscosity adhesives may be dispensed directly into shaped molds for the production of test specimens.
moustache forget the little gray cells stirring inside the egg shaped head of the Belgian gentleman with a waxed mustache?
mince pies were originally oval shaped to resemble the crib and were savory containing minced mutton.
Finally they are finished off with a shaped genuine leather pad and engraved brass nameplate.
nappyh in waist suitable over all shaped diapers, pad folded diapers may need securing.
very neat, slim fit for a shaped diaper.
It is not too tight, not too loose, with a flattering round neckline and shaped sleeves.
Octagon Tank for sale 04/09/06 Yes I am selling my 40 gallon octagon Tank for sale 04/09/06 Yes I am selling my 40 gallon octagon shaped tank.
oolite rocks that are made up of many millions of tiny bead shaped grains of limestone.
Ideas for use To help explain the layout of an old house or suggest a use for an old outhouse or odd shaped room.
oval shaped with the toilet block at the top of the site.
short overskirt has a shaped hem which is longer at the back with ties to form bustle effect.
The embankments were formed from blocks of polystyrene packing material, glued down and shaped with a knife.
Its fragile, cup shaped white or pale pink flowers are carried in loose panicles on slender stems from spring to early summer.
The topography of the island is dominated by the paps; conical shaped mountains rising to over 2500 feet.
Essays on how scientific questioning and methods have been shaped by patriarchy and why a feminisation of science is needed.
pear shaped for me.
Then the walk went sadly pear shaped for me.
Yellow pear Produces sweet and juicy, yellow pear shaped fruits.
The adult female pelvis is shaped to allow childbirth.
Leaf shaped silver pendant with a large section of Yew inlayed.
The boat shaped cap had a petticoat, a gallery and a 6 bladed fan.
phallic shaped stones.
phosphor bronze bearing can seize causing its ' V ' shaped support to shear.
Two single coil pickups on a full size body are accented by a traditionally shaped sound hole.
These are the small piles of worm shaped earth you can find on your lawn in winter.
This may happen if you have a small or unusual shaped uterus, a fibroid or low-lying placenta.
Understanding Mercury, and the forces that have shaped it, is fundamental to understanding the terrestrial planets and their evolution.
plaster molds or shaped over wooden formers.
plectrumlates of glass, shaped liked giant guitar plectra, were embedded in the youngsterÃ¢s back along the entire length of his spine.
A chest X-ray is more helpful in excluding other diagnoses (e.g. pneumothorax ), but may show a wedge shaped pulmonary infarct.
podium reached by stairs rises a building shaped like a temple with four columns.
A new exhaust is also needed as the shaped and fittings of the exhaust port are totally different to standard.
auricula primulas are named after the Latin auricula, an ear - the leaves are shaped like ears.
Dinasaur Museum (3 km) - Shaped like a giant pterosaur.
racemes of bell shaped flowers in pastel shades of mauve white or cream flowers.
raffia bow for the purse shaped boxes.
If Hitler had known what was going on, Mr. Irving writes, he would have shaped up a " totally ramshackle operation.
It is a natural mineral blended with acrylic resin to form a solid durable material, which can be shaped to any design requirement.
resinous material shaped into a large shallow bowl.
rhombus shaped piranha 5.5 - 6 " in size feeding well on both live and dead food and growing!
rosewood fingerboard features crown shaped position markers.
Gouge A cutting tool with a ' U ' shaped cross-section used with the bevel rubbing.
saucer shaped, or cigar shaped.
It then shrinks on drying out and distorts the paint surface with shallow saucer shaped depressions known as cupping.
Having a mother who struggled with such negative physical self-image shaped me quite a lot, I came to realize.
The resort has semicircle shaped facing East, eight kilometers of golden sand covered beach.
The three lance shaped outer sepals are a soft green.
Usually they fly in short " v " shaped formations with other V shapes tucked into the slipstream.
Yellow Pear Produces sweet and juicy, yellow pear shaped fruits.
shepherd huts shaped like cones.
New technical ergonomically shaped shoulder straps allows increased freedom of movement.
sickle shaped implement with an angled blade for close cutting.
Climb across using a large sickle shaped layaway to gain a small hold continue to the break.
The tall sickle shaped fin is situated well back on the blackish body and the blow is rarely seen.
Almost facing you is a recess In the wall called a bee bole shaped to take an old straw hive called a skep.
Pat Cherry brought an unusual shaped brass candle snuffer and a signature rocking blotter pad.
spa resorts in Latium are linked to the volcanic activity which has shaped the morphology of much of the region.
The ' U ' shaped main cabin has ample storage space with two large side lockers, a cupboard & two drawers.
Star Shaped Indoor sparklers These star shaped sparklers look great in a pudding or cake or as an extra little gift for your guests.
Ducrow's tomb is rather special and shaped like an Egyptian temple, flanked by four sphinxes.
In summer they produce tall dense spikes of many small pea shaped flowers.
The backs shaped in a classical Hepplewhite shield shape with centrally carved wheat ears, over a central lire shaped splat.
One of the many impressive stalagmites here was shaped like a Saguaro cactus from the classic cowboy films.
stamen group arise from the bell shaped part.
He is married with 2 young children, and has a desk stapler shaped like a shark.
Flavored butters also enliven grills and pan-fried steaks and can be shaped into cylinders and frozen for use at a later date.
The flowering stem has twisted, lance shaped leaves arranged in a spiral or scattered around the stem.
surfboard blanks (the basic board which is then shaped ).
All the fish were pink in color and shaped like large tadpoles.
Tennessee teardrops Hot teardrop shaped chillis, green to yellow to red, 40cm plant.
It has the same teardrop shaped pouch outline to actively encourage matter to fall to the bottom of the pouch.
Shaped roughly like an octopus, the massif extends six tentacles or arms around 12 lakes.
The seeds are short to extended bell shaped with a blackish, rough humpy testa.
tilbury tugs and separate shaped girth.
The semiconductor toothbrush used in this study was equipped with a cylindrical shaped TiO 2 semiconductor located in the neck of the toothbrush.
Lesley pointed out the striking architectural Eryngium agavifolium which forms rosettes of sword shaped sharply toothed rich green leaves.
Square shaped silver earrings set with pink tourmaline and 18ct gold beads 19.
trapezoid shaped (narrower on top that by the jaw-line) they can (and will!
The main lithic finds include microliths, particularly scalene triangles, and irregularly shaped picks made mostly of cherty limestone.
tubulin heterodimers with GDP bound to the b subunit form ring shaped assemblies in vitro.
tulip shaped feet which is a feature throughout the Victorian range from village pine.
turban shaped like a bomb with a lit fuse.
twine through shrubs and supports and have trumpet shaped flowers, most are scented.
Climbers Name Common name Comments Lonicera Honeysuckle Climbing varieties twine through shrubs and supports and have trumpet shaped flowers, most are scented.
The flat umbels are indispensable between all the spike shaped flowers in the garden.
The tubular based flowers are bell, star or cup shaped which are borne in spherical umbels 1 - 10cm across.
The edge of the saucer shaped object was thick and had vanes spaced about every foot, like buckets on a turbine wheel.
This lovely little tomato variety produce a great abundance of deep red colored, smooth, plum shaped tomatoes with a tender skin.
vena cava filter is a small, metal device about an inch long, shaped rather like the spokes of an umbrella.
vibrancy of the many different communities that have shaped Britain's rich heritage.
vodka martini from a Y shaped glass.
Bridges shaped his body well and smashed home a 20-yard volley - the keeper had no chance and Elland Road erupted.
These opulent shaped space areas ARE the magnetic polar vortexes of Earth.
Includes: cut & shaped barrel (Hogie ), working water wheel, cast iron pitcher pump, electric submersible pump... .
A flower shaped dedicated lens ho