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  • The evening sun made eerie shapes in the forested landscape.

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  • In some obsidians from Teneriffe and Lipari the whole rock consists of them, so closely packed together that they assume polygonal shapes like the cells of a honeycomb.

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  • The shell is likewise most beautiful in its endless shapes and variations.

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  • There was ice everywhere, a panoply of shapes and forms.

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  • She watched dark shapes mill and drop as the smoke cleared until they wised up and took refuge in the forest.

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  • A sufficient weight of molten glass to form a bottle is gathered and placed in a funnel-shaped vessel which serves as a measure, and gives access to the mould which shapes the outside of the neck.

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  • A sufficient weight of molten glass to form a bottle is gathered and placed in a funnel-shaped vessel which serves as a measure, and gives access to the mould which shapes the outside of the neck.

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  • Her vision was too blurry for her to see much beyond hazy shapes and colors.

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  • Stepping quickly onto the patio, she was able to make out the shapes of tall pine trees.

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  • Tattoos of interlinked geometric shapes glowed on his arms before fading.

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  • There was a quiet exchange between two of the four dark shapes around her.

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  • This metre was employed in ritual hymns, which seem to have assumed definite shapes out of the exclamations of a primitive priesthood engaged in a rude ceremonial dance.

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  • There was a quiet exchange between two of the four dark shapes around her.

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  • 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!

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  • His chest was warm against her ear, and she drew loose shapes against his skin, beyond intrigued by the smoothness.

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  • He therefore adapts himself to his circumstances, and, using the mould rather than the chisel, produces specimens which show tawdry handsomeness and are attractively cheap. It must be admitted, however, that even though foreign appreciative faculty were sufficiently educated, the Japanese artist in metals would still labor under the great difficulty of devising shapes to take the place of those which Europe and America have learned to consider classical.

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  • The geometric shapes changed as they circled her neck rather than stuck to a pattern; she assumed it was some kind of writing.

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  • Even when caught he would try to escape by assuming all sorts of shapes: now he was a lion, now a serpent, a leopard, a boar, a tree, fire, water.

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  • If, on the one hand, huge stones are transported hundreds of miles from sea-shore or river-bed where, in the lapse of long centuries, waves and cataracts have hammered them into strange shapes, and if the harmonizing of their various colors and the adjustment of their forms to environment are studied with profound subtlety, so the training and tending of the trees and shrubs that keep them company require much taste and much toil.

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  • The shapes of the body and lid corresponded so intimately that, whereas the lid could be slipped on easily and smoothly without any attempt to adjust its curves to those of the body, it always fitted so closely that the box could be lifted by grasping the lid only.

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  • The Imari ware, even though its thick biscuit and generally ungraceful shapes be omitted from the account, shows no enamels that can rival the exquisitely soft, broken tints of the famille rose; and the Kakiemon porcelain, for all its rich though chaste contrasts, lacks the delicate transmitted tints of the shell-like kwan-yao.

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  • Two faults, however, marred the workfirst, the shapes were clumsy and unpleasing, being copied from bronzes whose solidity justified forms unsuited to thin enamelled vessels; secondly, the colors, sombre and somewhat impure, lacked the glow and mellowness that give decorative superiority to the technically inferior Chinese enamels of the later Ming and early Tsing eras.

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  • In addition there is a small glandular disk, which assumes different shapes in FIG.

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  • The principal source of bismuth is the native metal, which is occasionally met with as a mineral, usually in reticulated and arborescent shapes or as foliated and granular masses with a crystalline fracture.

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  • Two main shapes were adopted for the apex - the acorn and the hogsback.

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  • While, for instance, it may be difficult to realize the equality of area of two plots of ground of different shapes, it may be easy to realize the equality of the amounts of a given material that would be required to cover them to a particular depth.

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  • It had a continuous fringe of covered halls of various dimensions and shapes, once richly adorned with statues and columnar screens.

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  • The shapes and colours are extremely varied; bilaterally symmetrical forms are most frequent with red, blue or violet colours.

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  • This Judas legend, as given by Jacobus de Voragine, obtained no small popularity; and it is to be found in various shapes in every important literature of Europe.

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  • As a result of the geological causes just mentioned many parts of Canada are lavishly strewn with lakes of all sizes and shapes, from bodies of water hundreds of miles long and a thousand feet deep to ponds lost to sight in the forest.

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  • If, on the one hand, huge stones are transported hundreds of miles from sea-shore or river-bed where, in the lapse of long centuries, waves and cataracts have hammered them into strange shapes, and if the harmonizing of their various colors and the adjustment of their forms to environment are studied with profound subtlety, so the training and tending of the trees and shrubs that keep them company require much taste and much toil.

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  • The tops of their heads had no hair, but were carved into a variety of fantastic shapes, some having a row of points or balls around the top, others designs resembling flowers or vegetables, and still others having squares that looked like waffles cut criss-cross on their heads.

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  • Of course, the system only shapes decisions insofar as you take its guidance, which begs the question: Will people follow suggestions they may not fully understand?

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  • Depending on function, robots can come in all shapes and sizes, and I see no compelling reason to make them like humans.

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  • High mounds, pyramids heaped in fantastic shapes, and impenetrable drifts lay scattered in every direction.

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  • Behind the hut the dark shapes of the two wagons with their horses beside them were discernible, and in the hollow the dying campfire gleamed red.

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  • So far, he hadn't been forced to change shapes since Gabriel's visit.

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  • Fire slid through his body as he contorted and changed shapes.

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  • He dropped fast and changed shapes too soon, landing hard on the ground near them.

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  • The muscles of his upper body bulged as he sparred, their changing shapes amplified by a play of shade and sunlight.

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  • One screen was a flash of colors and shapes.

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  • He thought she would cry but instead she lay back on the grass, arms beneath her head, and after a time, began naming the shapes of the clouds passing across the sky.

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  • Colors, shapes, and sounds blurred around her as she allowed the demon to command her body.

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  • She gazed at it, noting the different colors and shapes that marked the men of Memon and surrounding enemies.

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  • The first consists of cutting up the various fabrics and materials employed into shapes suitable for forming the leaves, petals, &c.; this may be done by scissors, but more often stamps are employed which will cut through a dozen or more thicknesses at one blow.

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  • The veins of the leaves are next impressed by means of a die, and the petals are given their natural rounded forms by goffering irons of various shapes.

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  • Tournai carries on a large trade in carpets (called Brussels), bonnet shapes, corsets and fancy goods generally.

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  • ft., are round or square, and for these sizes, and shapes, and of course for a flat surface, the relation P = .003 is fairly correct.

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  • 43, A); in this the mouth is formed distally as a perforation (B); next the sides of the tube so formed bulge out laterally near the attachment to form the umbrella, while the distal undilated portion of the tube represents the manubrium (C); the umbrella now grows out into a number of lobes or lappets, and the tentacles and tentaculocysts grow out, the former in a notch between two lappets, the latter on the apex of each lappet (D, E); finally, the velum arises as a growth of the ectoderm alone, the whole bud shapes itself, so to speak, and the little medusa is separated off by rupture of the thin stalk connecting it with the parent (F).

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  • The xylem and phloem are nearly always found in close association in strands of various shapes in all the three main organs of the sporophyteroot, stem and leafand form a connected tissue-system running through the whole body.

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  • The shapes of these ferruginous sandstones are very fantastic - tubes, hollow spheres, plates, &c., being common.

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  • The exit of these organs takes many shapes, of value in systematic work.

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  • On the eastern side are numerous sand hills, formed by the wind into innumerable fantastic shapes, sometimes covered with stunted trees and scanty vegetation, but usually bare and rising to heights of from 150 to 250 ft.

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  • The hooks may be of two or three shapes.

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  • The Pythagorean theory of numbers, Neoplatonic ideas of emanation, the Logos, the personified Wisdom, Gnosticism - these and many other features combine to show the antiquity of tendencies which, clad in other shapes, are already found in the old pre-Christian Oriental religions.

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  • The surface is often remarkably honeycombed, and the rock weathers into pinnacles, pillars and arches of extraordinary shapes.

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  • The variety of their shapes is endless.

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  • The distribution of magnetism and the position of the poles in magnets of other shapes, such as cylindrical or rectangular bars, cannot be specified by any general statement, though approximate determinations may be obtained experimentally in individual cases.'

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  • The Aughrabies or Hundred Falls, as they are called, are divided by ledges, reefs and islets, the last named often assuming fantastic shapes.

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  • The interior of Cutch is studded with hills of considerable elevation, and a range of mountains runs through it from east to west, many of them of the most fantastic shapes, with large isolated masses of rock scattered in all directions.

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  • They were supplied with simpler weapons and adornments, but even so their clothes had hundreds of stamped gold plates and strips of various shapes sewn on to them.

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  • Even so oxen, lions and horses, if they had hands wherewith to grave images, would fashion gods after their own shapes and make them bodies like to their own.

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  • These cells of various shapes are seen in large numbers, mainly lying in a direction parallel to the new vessels and capillaries, which all run at right angles to the wound surface.

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  • In this district, too, as has already been remarked, is the finest scenery of the Rhine, a fact due in great part to the grotesque shapes of the quartzose rocks, left denuded of the less durable slate and sandstone.

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  • Numerous patent ropes, some having wires and strands of special shapes, have been introduced with the idea of improving the wearing properties.

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  • The shapes are exceedingly simple, but some of the pieces possess great beauty.

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  • Beads of baked earth, cylindrical and of all shapes, with smooth or polished surfaces, mostly black and red in colour, were chiefly in use.

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  • For the fear of the Lord dwelleth in the good desire," and to " put on " this master-desire is to possess power to curb " evil desire " in all its shapes (Mand.

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  • They are made of bluish, "smoked," or almost black coloured glass, and are of very various shapes, according to the amount of obscuration necessary.

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  • The tree lends itself with peculiar readiness to the skilfu manipulation of- the gardener, and is by him trained into shapes of remarkable grace.

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  • A species of weeping maple (shidare-momiji) dresses itself in peachy-red foliage and is trained into many picturesque shapes, though not without detriment to its longevity.

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  • There are over fifty of these vases, of multiform shapes.

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  • That the area of a parallelogram is equal to the area of a rectangle on the same base and between the same parallels, or that the volume of a cone is one-third that of a cylinder on the same base and of the same height, may be established by a proof which is admitted to be rigorous, or be accepted in good faith without proof, and yet fail to be a matter of conviction, even though there may be a clear conception of the relative lengths of the diagonal and the side of a square or of the relative contents of two vessels of different shapes.

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  • Within the Archean protaxis they are of the most varied shapes, since they represent merely portions of the irregular surface inundated by some morainic dam at the lowest point.

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  • Near the centre of the range there are broader foldings, carved into castle and cathedral shapes.

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  • 3, 50, "See'st thou shapes within the mist" (Zupitza for "I see thin shapes"); ib.

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  • 50) by constructing the different weights of different shapes, viz.

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  • So too there is no allusion to a human kingship in Joel or in Malachi; the old forms of the Hebrew state were broken, and religious hopes expressed themselves in other shapes.

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  • Fish in an interesting variety of colours and shapes abound in the sea and in artificial ponds along the coasts.'

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  • This second position is a new form of metaphysical idealism, containing the supposition, which lies at the foundation of later German philosophy, that since understanding shapes the objects out of sensations, and since nature, as we know it, consists of such objects, " understanding, though it does not make, shapes nature," as well as our knowledge.

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  • In order to prove this novel conclusion he started afresh from the Cartesian " I think " in the Kantian form of the synthetic unity of apperception acting by a priori categories; but instead of allowing, with all previous metaphysicians, that the Ego passively receives sensations from something different, and not contenting himself with Kant's view that the Ego, by synthetically combining the matter of sensations with a priori forms, partially constructs objects, and therefore Nature as we know it, he boldly asserted that the Ego, in its synthetic unity, entirely constructs things; that its act of spontaneity is not mere synthesis of passive sensations, but construction of sensations into an object within itself; and that therefore understanding makes as well as shapes Nature.

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  • A pair of eyes lie dorsally and behind them is a b closed circlet, often pulled out into various shapes, of modified epidermis, to which an olfactory function has been attributed.

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  • In 1895 the British Aluminium Company was founded to mine bauxite and manufacture alumina in Ireland, to prepare the necessary electrodes at Greenock, to reduce the aluminium by the aid of water-power at the Falls of Foyers, and to refine and work up the metal into marketable shapes at the old Milton factory of the Cowles Syndicate, remodelled to suit modern requirements.

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  • high, and strewn (about 500 acres) with great rocks and ridges of brightly coloured sandstone, whose grotesque shapes and fantastic arrangement have suggested a playground of superhuman beings.

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  • The characters employed by experts for determining a species of yeast are the sum of its peculiarities as regards form and size: the shapes, colours, consistency, &c., of the colonies grown on certain definite media; the optimum temperature for spore-formation, and for the development of the "veils"; and the behaviour as regards the various sugars.

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  • The fruit-bodies are of very varic. as shapes, showing a differentiation into an outer peridium and an i:..ier spore-bearing mass, the gleba.

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  • He could pound it out into many useful shapes.

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  • How soon after man's discovery, that he could beat iron and steel out while cold into useful shapes, he learned to forge it while hot is hard to conjecture.

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  • It is not improbable that, once bronze became known, it might replace iron in a measure, perhaps even in a very large measure, because it is so fusible that it can be cast directly and easily;into many useful shapes.

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  • the casting of the molten cast iron into shapes which were useful in spite of its brittleness, naturally followed.

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  • The cardiac contractions become irregular, the ventricle assumes curious shapes - "hour-glass," &c. - becomes very pale and bloodless, and finally the heart stops in a state of spasm, which shortly afterwards becomes rigor-mortis.

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  • The isle of Gerba off the African coast was held for a short time, and traces of the connexion with Greece went on in various shapes.

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  • But externally they were dis- the ~uishable by the various shapes that their worshippers ascribed tog hem; and there can be little doubt that even in the beginning still h had his own special attributes and particular mythical cry its.

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  • And the mystical bent of the Egyptians found satisfaction in the multiplicity of forms that their gods could assume; among the favorite epithets which the hymns apply to divinities are such as mysterious of shapes, multiple of faces.

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  • Glass was also wheel-cut in patterns and shapes under Akhenaton.

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  • Another use of colored glass was for cutting in the shapes of hieroglyphs for inlaying in wooden.

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  • Those who are said to have genius have acquired some special aptitude by which they render the general shapes of the nation their own work, one in one point, another in another.

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  • 9 The work of literary criticism and its application to biblical history and religion passed into a new stage as external evidence accumulated, and, more particularly since 1900, the problems have assumed new shapes.

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  • The most awkward shapes, involving excessive extensions of metal, are produced by drawing processes between dies of iron and steel in power presses.

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  • The shapes of all polygonal and all cylindrical and conical forms are obtained by simple development - that is, the envelopments of these bodies are marked out on a flat plane, and when cut, are bent or folded to give the required envelopes.

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  • - The metals and alloys which are neither malleable nor ductile can only be worked into required shapes by melting and casting in moulds.

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  • An advantage in casting is that the most complicated shapes are made in one piece.

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  • The sulphur was by these converted partly into gaseous sulphuretted hydrogen, partly into soluble polysulphides, thiosulphates and other soluble compounds, and in all shapes caused a nuisance which became more and more intolerable as the number and size of alkali works increased.

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  • We thus find in the post-Khammurabic period the pantheon assuming distinct shapes.

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  • Logic from1880-1910Logic in the present exhibits, though in characteristically modified shapes, all the main types that have been found in its past history.

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  • C and IC, as k was frequently written, would easily be confusedin writing, and Professor Hempl (Transactions of the American Philological Association for 18 99, pp. 24 ff.) shows that the Chalcidian form of y` - = developed into shapes which might have partaken of the confusion.

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  • Stability, Stiffness and Strength.A structure may be damaged or destroyed in three ways:first, by displacement of its pieces from their proper positions relatively to each other or to the earth; secondly by disfigurement of one or more of those pieces, owing to their being unable to preserve their proper shapes under the pressures to which they are subjected; thirdly, by breaking of one or more o~ those pieces.

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  • Again, imagin d fixed, then the instantaneous centre Obd of b with regard n d is found by producing the links c and a to intersect in Obd and the shapes of the centroids belonging respectively to thi links Ii and d can be found as before.

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  • At some period, long subsequent to its original excavation, and after many large stalactites had grown, it was completely filled with glacial mud charged with acid, whereby the dripstone was eroded into singularly grotesque shapes.

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  • It is estimated, however, that the domestic use of wood (especially for fuel) represents nearly five times as many cubic feet as the wood used for export in different shapes.

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  • He found that the momentary dissipation was proportional to the degree of electrification at the time, and that, when the charge was moderate, its dissipation was not altered in bodies of different kinds or shapes.

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  • It embraced everything, and directed the movement of things, by which there grew up a host of shapes and differences.

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  • In these caverns there are numerous stalactite structures, which, from their curious and fantastic shapes, have received such names as the Image of the Virgin, the Mosaic Altar, &c. The principal parts are the Paradies with the finest stalactites, the Astronomical Tower and the Beinhaus.

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  • Not the less is it the creative force, or deity, which develops and shapes this universal order or cosmos.

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  • Some of the shapes assumed by the cells are shown in fig.

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  • The famous Pictured Rocks in Alger county on the lake shore, east of Munising, form the west portion of this north range; they are of sandstone formation, extend for several miles along the coast, rise almost perpendicularly from the water's edge, and display an interesting diversity of shapes as well as a great variety of tints and hues, especially of gray, blue, green and yellow.

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  • Under Alaric there is no settlement, and service is quite secondary and precarious; after his death in 410 the two begin again in new shapes.

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  • Ladies' seals and some classes of ecclesiastical and monastic seals are of pointed oval form, which is Shapes.

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  • Several neighbouring cities and towns are also extensively engaged in the same industry, and in 1902 Allegheny county produced about 24% of the pig-iron, nearly 34% of the Bessemer steel, more than 44% of the open-hearth steel, more than 53% of the crucible steel, more then 24% of the steel rails, and more than 59% of the structural shapes that were made in that year in the United States.

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  • (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.

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  • The mountain ranges of the Basin Region are most frequently formed by faulted and tilted blocks of the earth's crust, which have been carved by stream erosion into rugged shapes.

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  • Strange shapes of hills and rocks, rare plants and animals, unusual faces and figures of men, questionable smiles and expressions, whether beautiful or grotesque, far-fetched objects and curiosities, were things he loved to pore upon and keep in memory.

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  • Again, a peasant of Vinci having in his simplicity asked Ser Piero to get a picture painted for him on a wooden shield, the father is said to have laughingly handed on the commission to his son, who thereupon shut himself up with all the noxious insects and grotesque reptiles he could find, observed and drew and dissected them assiduously, and produced at last a picture of a dragon compounded of their various shapes and aspects, which was so fierce and so life-like as to terrify all who saw it.

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  • Steel plates and shapes, when delivered from the rolls which form them to the cooling beds, are largely covered with scales, which, adhering only partially to the surface, offer the intervening cracks or joints as vulnerable points for rust.

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  • Considerable improvement has been made in the design of rolled steel shapes; for example the rolling of a 16-in.

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  • - In the Alexandrian philosophy, as represented by the Hellenized Jew Philo, the Logos doctrine assumes a leading place and shapes a new career for itself.

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  • In the visual spectrum there are four hydrogen lines and one helium line in which the actual shapes may be examined.

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  • The powerful erosion has often caused the columnar black basalt to assume weird and fantastic shapes.

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  • With the Stoic and Epicurean philosophies the problem as it shapes itself for the consideration of the modern world begins to appear in clearer outlines.

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  • There are two principal positions in Professor Taylor's work: - (1) a refusal to base ethics upon metaphysics, and (2) the discovery of an irreconcilable dualism in the nature of morality which takes many shapes, but may be summarized roughly as consisting in an ultimate opposition between egoism and altruism.

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  • Mongan king of Dalriada in the 7th century is stated to have passed after death into various shapes - a wolf, a stag, a salmon, a seal, a swan.

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  • Fintan, nephew of Partholan, is also reported to have survived the deluge and to have lived in various shapes until he was reborn as Tuan mac Cairill in the 6th century.

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  • There was no native coinage, the French 5-franc piece or dollar being the standard, and all sums under that amount were obtained by cutting up those coins into all shapes and sizes, which were weighed with small weights and scales into halves, quarters, eighths, twelfths and twenty-fourths of a dollar, and even reckoned down to the seven hundred and twentieth fraction of the same amount.

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  • Men ask themselves why their gods are worshipped in the form of beasts, birds, and fishes; why their gods are said to have prosecuted their amours in bestial shapes; why they are represented as lustful and passionate - thieves, robbers, murderers and adulterers.

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  • The Egyptians invented an explanation - itself a myth - that in some moment of danger the gods concealed themselves from their foes in the shapes of animals.'

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  • The difficulty of mythology is to account for the following among other apparently irrational elements in myths: the wild and senseless stories of the beginnings of things, of the origin of men, sun, stars, animals, death, and the world in general; the infamous and absurd adventures of the gods; why divine beings are regarded as incestuous, adulterous, murderous, thievish, cruel, cannibals, and addicted to wearing the shapes of animals, and subject to death in some stories; the myths of metamorphosis into plants, beasts and stars; the repulsive stories of the state of the dead; the descents of the gods into the place of the dead, and their return thence.

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  • Savage man also believes that many of his own tribe-fellows have the power of assuming the shapes of animals, and that the souls of his dead kinsfolk revert to animal forms.

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  • Zulus, Red Indians, Aztecs,' Andaman Islanders and other races believe that their dead assume the shapes of serpents and of other creatures, often reverting to the form of the animal from which they originally descended.

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  • Perhaps it is safer to attribute theriomorphic shapes of 4 Rig Veda, x.

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  • But why does he assume so many animal shapes ?

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  • The god Herindal and Loki once fought a battle in the shapes of seals.

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  • This incident takes numerous shapes, as in the story of the fatal birth of Perseus, Paris, the Egyptian prince shut up in a tower, the birth of Oedipus.

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  • The history of an immigration into Palestine from beyond the Jordan would take various shapes in local tradition.

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  • Prior to that date wooden box-hives of various shapes had been adopted by advanced bee-masters anxious to increase their output of honey, and by enthusiastic naturalists desirous of studying and investigating the wonders of bee-life apart from the utilitarian standpoint.

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  • The shape of a race-horse is of considerable importance, although it is said with some degree of truth that they win in all shapes.

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  • They are variously explained by a fancied resemblance to the shapes of clouds, or as spirits of the rushing mountain torrents or winds.

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  • When the ovules are very numerous (indefinite), while at the same time the placenta is not much developed, their position exhibits great variation, some being directed upwards, others downwards, others transversely; and their form is altered by pressure into various polyhedral shapes.

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  • Though the form of the biretta, devised in the 17th century, is peculiar to the Roman Church, it is but a variant of the original biretum, which developed in various countries into head-coverings of different shapes and significance.

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  • By the 17th century it had given place in ordinary civil life to the brimmed hat; but in various shapes it still survives as official head-gear in many European countries: the Barett, worn in church by the Lutheran clergy, in the courts by German lawyers, and by the deans and rectors of the universities, the barrette of French judges and barristers, the "black cap" of the English judge, and the "college cap" familiar in English and American universities, and vulgarly known as the "mortar-board."

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  • Substitutes for this, such as the strawlike material used in making hat shapes, are also known by the same name.

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  • The evening sun made eerie shapes in the forested landscape.

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  • Her vision was too blurry for her to see much beyond hazy shapes and colors.

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  • His chest was warm against her ear, and she drew loose shapes against his skin, beyond intrigued by the smoothness.

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  • Stepping quickly onto the patio, she was able to make out the shapes of tall pine trees.

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  • So far, he hadn't been forced to change shapes since Gabriel's visit.

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  • Tattoos of interlinked geometric shapes glowed on his arms before fading.

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  • The geometric shapes changed as they circled her neck rather than stuck to a pattern; she assumed it was some kind of writing.

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  • He fidgeted with a couple of pens and doodled geometric shapes similar to those around her neck onto stationery bearing the seal of the bed and breakfast.

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  • She.d seen a couple of Rhyn.s shapes, but she.d never get used to the fact he could shapeshift.

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  • Fire slid through his body as he contorted and changed shapes.

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  • He dropped fast and changed shapes too soon, landing hard on the ground near them.

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  • The muscles of his upper body bulged as he sparred, their changing shapes amplified by a play of shade and sunlight.

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  • There was ice everywhere, a panoply of shapes and forms.

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  • One screen was a flash of colors and shapes.

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  • She watched dark shapes mill and drop as the smoke cleared until they wised up and took refuge in the forest.

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  • He thought she would cry but instead she lay back on the grass, arms beneath her head, and after a time, began naming the shapes of the clouds passing across the sky.

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  • "My queen, I ask again to accompany you," said a gruff, seasoned warrior, stepping away from the dark shapes of her awaiting men.

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  • Colors, shapes, and sounds blurred around her as she allowed the demon to command her body.

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  • She gazed at it, noting the different colors and shapes that marked the men of Memon and surrounding enemies.

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  • The various polygon shapes were rendered in bright primary colors.

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  • airfoil shapes and discover how they affect the way a plane flies.

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  • Classically contoured, solid alder and ash bodies, and new distinctive neck shapes that fit like a glove.

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  • Nodular anhydrite (Arab Formation)Gypsum(dark lenticular shapes) in brown/grey lime mudstone (lens 2.5cm sq) What environment do these structures/textures occur in?

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  • The magnificent crystals are in shades from blue tho to light aqua and come in various shapes including drops, leaves and flowers.

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  • barre shapes are so useful that you should learn them anyway.

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  • bearys Laurence, " I was born with cerebral palsy - my outlook on life as a disabled person shapes my comedy.

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  • blocky, angular shapes.

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  • bulletin board backs but no castors, in 6 sizes and shapes.

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  • cemetery barrow cemeteries come in a variety of shapes and sizes.

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  • Ally May will also be reading from his Sand poetry chapbook, The Ally May Book of Shapes.

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  • Some shapes are more prone to defects as a result of the stresses encountered in the powder compaction process.

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  • concave shapes may produce places with very loud sounds or dead spots.

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  • concrete jungle ' of geometric shapes, which found their way into his work.

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  • congruent shapes that make up the larger shapes.

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  • Whip up some American cookies in all sorts of shapes with our cookie cutters from our Country Kitchen.

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  • costume jewelry Wholesaler Jewelry pieces of all shapes and sizes can be found here with us.

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  • Shrubs come in all shapes and sizes -- Buddleia for butterflies, flowering currant, hebe and mahonia for bees.

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  • curvilinear shapes, separated.

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  • denotation of the names for these shapes are therefore reliably gap-indifferent.

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  • circular dovecotes remained the norm, but brick dovecotes were built in all shapes and sizes and many polygonal dovecotes survive.

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  • Then there is the camp who have the drawers inlaid with foam with all the shapes cut out so you see what's missing.

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  • durum wheat pasta from the South, the shapes in the pasta family, is good with lighter oil based sauces.

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  • It's often easier for young earthlings to make their own pictures up before they try to see the shapes and constellations of the traditions.

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  • I smoothed down the sharp edges of the twist, cutting through the bark to emphasize the twisty shapes.

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  • A tiger patterned fish among clusters of brightly colored coral reef or the flowing shapes of seaweed may look more exciting.

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  • In several of these paintings a sequence of flat, abutting, clearly differentiated shapes occupies the foreground.

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  • She then built patterns, shapes and moved onto ships and a roman fort!

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  • geometric shapes of the Early English period.

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  • gowns for all shapes, sizes, tastes and pockets.

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  • The Velcro closure features both self adjustment webbing and a self adjusting internal gusset and fits a variety of foot shapes very well.

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  • With a generous leg gusset, this wrap proves a good fit on most shapes of baby.

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  • half-moon shapes disappearing into the wind-whipped haze.

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  • halve a large onion, and then slice into very thin, crescent moon shapes.

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  • Colorful and aromatic medicinal herbs are planted in curvaceous beds with sweeping, fluid shapes.

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  • hexagon shapes and sewing them to the original pattern.

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  • hoodoo candles are available in many different shapes and sizes.

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  • Shooting at targets showing humanoid or animal shapes is also not permitted.

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  • icicles formed by the dripping from those arches in fantastical shapes during the winter " .

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  • imitation of nature; the other is about shapes.

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  • But more importantly, in contrast to numbers and geometrical shapes or intelligible laws, which are also immaterial, life is a living.

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  • indistinct forms, or as heightened colors or heavenly scents, or in more familiar shapes.

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  • lancet in the north wall are two curious shapes of medieval painted figures.

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  • Research suggests that only biogenic magnetite grows in such 3D shapes.

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  • They might cut it up into quaint shapes and dot it with red daisies or yellow marigolds.

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  • marzipan rolled out thinly and cut into leave shapes then dipped into green food coloring.

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  • Martin Kell displayed his casual menswear and Newham College of Further Education showcased outfits based on flower shapes and the feminine form.

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  • morph shapes in Flash.

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  • mumble and forth the chord shapes, go, little sketches of tunes mumbling along with them.

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  • nib shapes and opacity levels.

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  • nurture that shapes a lot of liberated yet lost young people.

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  • The more variety the better - lots of different shapes and sizes will give you a really opulent look.

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  • You can extract more large otoliths from the head of an adult fish, but they are not transparent and often have irregular shapes.

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  • patty shapes, squeezing mixture together.

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  • Mix with salt and pepper to taste and form into round patty shapes, squeezing mixture together.

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  • The graphics are simple UDG shapes, movement is slow, the idea is rather pedestrian.

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  • Ingredients 225 g / 8 oz dried penne or other short pasta shapes.

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  • Cut fresh turnips into anchovy shapes, blanch, oil and salt them and add black peppercorns.

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  • The shapes and sizes of the words and the way they are put on the page is also pictorial and part of the message.

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  • These tiny building blocks are made of colorful translucent plastic and slot together to create amazing shapes, sculptures and detailed images... .

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  • Some beautiful shapes later, I had a fully plumbed system ready for testing.

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  • polarization signature takes on different shapes.

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  • These store the image as a set of graphic primitives; shapes such as lines, ellipses, rectangles and polygons.

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  • WHAT THE MEDIA WANT The media - press, radio and tv - shapes public opinion.

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  • How to use your pasta machine making ravioli Making pasta shapes.

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  • Object Type Watcombe Pottery were proud of their fine red clay and specialized in clean, classical shapes.

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  • Skin shapes up, knots are kneaded into nothingness, ' fried ' feet board reflexology flights.

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  • You will probably be familiar with working out the shapes of simple compounds using the electron pair repulsion theory.

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  • Where lightweight, corrosion resistant or complex shapes are required NP Aerospace is one of the largest thermosetting molding companies in Europe.

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  • rhombic shapes.

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  • The precise nature of injection molding allows exact curved shapes with reinforcing diagonal ribbing on the structural components of the pool.

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  • Outside, blocks of the reddest roses make shapes between lines of taxis.

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  • rotatee shapes are expected to occur when the nucleus is rotating at high speeds.

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  • AMY KENT Designs bespoke hand-knotted rugs inspired by natural shapes including trees, pebbles, leaves and flowers.

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  • rumpled carpet in the Live room added an extra element of danger to throwing shapes which were in turn becoming increasingly bizarre.

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  • sculpted into weird shapes.

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  • Here we find Box trees in a great variety of carefully sculpted shapes.

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  • Outline shapes Outline shapes, such as triangles, rectangles and parallelograms, consist of a series of straight-line segments between the vertices.

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  • Coventry's post-war rebuilding had led to a ' concrete jungle ' of geometric shapes, which found their way into his work.

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  • To be able to create shape tweening, you have to place the shape tweening, you have to place the shapes on the same layer.

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  • The tropical look can be easily obtained when you choose plants with bold leaf shapes.

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  • Usually they fly in short " v " shaped formations with other V shapes tucked into the slipstream.

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  • shapes of these curves are altered by changing the values of the parameters.

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  • We realize livestock shipments come in all shapes and sizes and we understand that each customer needs an individual approach.

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  • sintered parts shrink on cooling and shapes are only processed which can be removed from the mold on completion of the process.

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  • sinuous shapes.

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  • Shapes are simple and cut to flatter and include sailor trousers and skirts, yoga trousers and ribbed cotton jumpers and cardigans.

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  • These were laid out to create shapes such as a hissing snake, mosques, stars and crescent moons.

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  • solidifyhoto shows a piece of the solidified volcanic flow imprinted with the shapes of the villa's wooden shutters.

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  • spongy texture, some are like ferns, some form huge luscious quill feather shapes.

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  • Squiggles with crayons Children enjoy making squiggles with crayons Children enjoy making squiggles and shapes on paper.

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  • stencil used to trace shapes onto scrapbook pages or photos.

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  • Thus, the need for cash shapes both coping strategies and local social and economic stratification.

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  • All types, shapes and sizes of vehicles made the run in all types of weather, scorching sunshine to torrential rain.

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  • Every project has been pretested tangram puzzle shapes and can be performed safely tangram puzzle shapes and inexpensively in the classroom or at home.

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  • tessellateproduced a great number of tessellating patterns composed of irregular shapes.

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  • tessellatetessellating geometrical shapes, do you think that there is some significance?

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  • You place tesserae of the desired color in the spaces, cutting and fitting smaller shapes if neccessary.

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  • The composition is riddled with pairs: lamps, cupboard doors and bed frames act as coupled shapes, insinuating an eternal togetherness.

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  • topiary cloud shapes.

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  • Our shop is stocked with many different shapes and sizes that make trugs ideal for such a wide variety of use.

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  • A trained male walrus was rewarded to distinguish between triangular and circular shapes on a flat and a heterogenous substrate.

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  • wiggles all wiggling around in claw shapes, like you're trying to scare the computer into doing what you want.

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  • In North America, especially in the Wisconsin region, there are numerous mounds made in shapes resembling the figures of animals, birds or even human forms. These have not been often found to be sepulchral, but they are associated with sepulchral mounds of the ordinary form, some of which are as much as 300 ft.

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  • It was found by Hansen that the same species of yeast can assume different shapes; and it therefore became necessary to determine how the different varieties of yeast could be distinguished with certainty.

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  • The first consists of cutting up the various fabrics and materials employed into shapes suitable for forming the leaves, petals, &c.; this may be done by scissors, but more often stamps are employed which will cut through a dozen or more thicknesses at one blow.

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  • The veins of the leaves are next impressed by means of a die, and the petals are given their natural rounded forms by goffering irons of various shapes.

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  • His modest, homespun figure has indeed been unduly eclipsed by the brilliant and colossal shapes of his heroic father and his meteoric son; yet in reality Charles XI.

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  • Tournai carries on a large trade in carpets (called Brussels), bonnet shapes, corsets and fancy goods generally.

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  • ft., are round or square, and for these sizes, and shapes, and of course for a flat surface, the relation P = .003 is fairly correct.

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  • 43, A); in this the mouth is formed distally as a perforation (B); next the sides of the tube so formed bulge out laterally near the attachment to form the umbrella, while the distal undilated portion of the tube represents the manubrium (C); the umbrella now grows out into a number of lobes or lappets, and the tentacles and tentaculocysts grow out, the former in a notch between two lappets, the latter on the apex of each lappet (D, E); finally, the velum arises as a growth of the ectoderm alone, the whole bud shapes itself, so to speak, and the little medusa is separated off by rupture of the thin stalk connecting it with the parent (F).

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  • I, p.) or annular thickenings, or with thick lignified walls, incompletely perforated by pits (fig.i, 9.) (usually bordered pits) of various shapes, e.g.

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  • The xylem and phloem are nearly always found in close association in strands of various shapes in all the three main organs of the sporophyteroot, stem and leafand form a connected tissue-system running through the whole body.

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  • In the lowly as well as the higher green plants we have evidence of special~ ization of the external protoplasts for the same purpose, which takes various shapes and shows different degrees of completeness, culminating in the elaborate barks which clothe our forest trees.

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  • The shapes of these ferruginous sandstones are very fantastic - tubes, hollow spheres, plates, &c., being common.

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  • The exit of these organs takes many shapes, of value in systematic work.

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  • On the eastern side are numerous sand hills, formed by the wind into innumerable fantastic shapes, sometimes covered with stunted trees and scanty vegetation, but usually bare and rising to heights of from 150 to 250 ft.

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  • The hooks may be of two or three shapes.

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  • of quaint shapes, suggesting a ship in full sail, a ruin, a cowled monk and so forth.

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  • The Pythagorean theory of numbers, Neoplatonic ideas of emanation, the Logos, the personified Wisdom, Gnosticism - these and many other features combine to show the antiquity of tendencies which, clad in other shapes, are already found in the old pre-Christian Oriental religions.

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  • The surface is often remarkably honeycombed, and the rock weathers into pinnacles, pillars and arches of extraordinary shapes.

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  • The variety of their shapes is endless.

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  • In some obsidians from Teneriffe and Lipari the whole rock consists of them, so closely packed together that they assume polygonal shapes like the cells of a honeycomb.

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  • The shell is likewise most beautiful in its endless shapes and variations.

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  • The distribution of magnetism and the position of the poles in magnets of other shapes, such as cylindrical or rectangular bars, cannot be specified by any general statement, though approximate determinations may be obtained experimentally in individual cases.'

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  • The Aughrabies or Hundred Falls, as they are called, are divided by ledges, reefs and islets, the last named often assuming fantastic shapes.

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  • The interior of Cutch is studded with hills of considerable elevation, and a range of mountains runs through it from east to west, many of them of the most fantastic shapes, with large isolated masses of rock scattered in all directions.

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  • They were supplied with simpler weapons and adornments, but even so their clothes had hundreds of stamped gold plates and strips of various shapes sewn on to them.

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  • Even so oxen, lions and horses, if they had hands wherewith to grave images, would fashion gods after their own shapes and make them bodies like to their own.

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  • These cells of various shapes are seen in large numbers, mainly lying in a direction parallel to the new vessels and capillaries, which all run at right angles to the wound surface.

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  • In this district, too, as has already been remarked, is the finest scenery of the Rhine, a fact due in great part to the grotesque shapes of the quartzose rocks, left denuded of the less durable slate and sandstone.

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  • Numerous patent ropes, some having wires and strands of special shapes, have been introduced with the idea of improving the wearing properties.

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  • The shapes are exceedingly simple, but some of the pieces possess great beauty.

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  • The bottle maker heats the fractured neck of the bottle, binds a band of molten glass round the end of it and simultaneously shapes the inside and the outside of the neck by using the tool shown in fig.

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  • Beads of baked earth, cylindrical and of all shapes, with smooth or polished surfaces, mostly black and red in colour, were chiefly in use.

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  • Even when caught he would try to escape by assuming all sorts of shapes: now he was a lion, now a serpent, a leopard, a boar, a tree, fire, water.

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  • For the fear of the Lord dwelleth in the good desire," and to " put on " this master-desire is to possess power to curb " evil desire " in all its shapes (Mand.

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  • They are made of bluish, "smoked," or almost black coloured glass, and are of very various shapes, according to the amount of obscuration necessary.

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  • The tree lends itself with peculiar readiness to the skilfu manipulation of- the gardener, and is by him trained into shapes of remarkable grace.

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  • A species of weeping maple (shidare-momiji) dresses itself in peachy-red foliage and is trained into many picturesque shapes, though not without detriment to its longevity.

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  • The shapes of the body and lid corresponded so intimately that, whereas the lid could be slipped on easily and smoothly without any attempt to adjust its curves to those of the body, it always fitted so closely that the box could be lifted by grasping the lid only.

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  • He therefore adapts himself to his circumstances, and, using the mould rather than the chisel, produces specimens which show tawdry handsomeness and are attractively cheap. It must be admitted, however, that even though foreign appreciative faculty were sufficiently educated, the Japanese artist in metals would still labor under the great difficulty of devising shapes to take the place of those which Europe and America have learned to consider classical.

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  • The Imari ware, even though its thick biscuit and generally ungraceful shapes be omitted from the account, shows no enamels that can rival the exquisitely soft, broken tints of the famille rose; and the Kakiemon porcelain, for all its rich though chaste contrasts, lacks the delicate transmitted tints of the shell-like kwan-yao.

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  • Two faults, however, marred the workfirst, the shapes were clumsy and unpleasing, being copied from bronzes whose solidity justified forms unsuited to thin enamelled vessels; secondly, the colors, sombre and somewhat impure, lacked the glow and mellowness that give decorative superiority to the technically inferior Chinese enamels of the later Ming and early Tsing eras.

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  • This metre was employed in ritual hymns, which seem to have assumed definite shapes out of the exclamations of a primitive priesthood engaged in a rude ceremonial dance.

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  • There are over fifty of these vases, of multiform shapes.

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  • In addition there is a small glandular disk, which assumes different shapes in FIG.

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  • The principal source of bismuth is the native metal, which is occasionally met with as a mineral, usually in reticulated and arborescent shapes or as foliated and granular masses with a crystalline fracture.

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  • Two main shapes were adopted for the apex - the acorn and the hogsback.

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  • That the area of a parallelogram is equal to the area of a rectangle on the same base and between the same parallels, or that the volume of a cone is one-third that of a cylinder on the same base and of the same height, may be established by a proof which is admitted to be rigorous, or be accepted in good faith without proof, and yet fail to be a matter of conviction, even though there may be a clear conception of the relative lengths of the diagonal and the side of a square or of the relative contents of two vessels of different shapes.

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  • While, for instance, it may be difficult to realize the equality of area of two plots of ground of different shapes, it may be easy to realize the equality of the amounts of a given material that would be required to cover them to a particular depth.

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  • It had a continuous fringe of covered halls of various dimensions and shapes, once richly adorned with statues and columnar screens.

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  • The shapes and colours are extremely varied; bilaterally symmetrical forms are most frequent with red, blue or violet colours.

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  • The Bibans or Portes de fer (Iron Gates) consist of two defiles with stupendous walls of rock, which by erosion have assumed the most fantastic shapes.

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  • This Judas legend, as given by Jacobus de Voragine, obtained no small popularity; and it is to be found in various shapes in every important literature of Europe.

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  • As a result of the geological causes just mentioned many parts of Canada are lavishly strewn with lakes of all sizes and shapes, from bodies of water hundreds of miles long and a thousand feet deep to ponds lost to sight in the forest.

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  • Within the Archean protaxis they are of the most varied shapes, since they represent merely portions of the irregular surface inundated by some morainic dam at the lowest point.

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  • Near the centre of the range there are broader foldings, carved into castle and cathedral shapes.

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  • 3, 50, "See'st thou shapes within the mist" (Zupitza for "I see thin shapes"); ib.

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  • Such is the story of his begetting, where Uther takes upon him the form of Gorlois to deceive Yguerne, even as Siegfried changed shapes with Gunther to the undoing of Briinnhilde.

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  • 50) by constructing the different weights of different shapes, viz.

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  • So too there is no allusion to a human kingship in Joel or in Malachi; the old forms of the Hebrew state were broken, and religious hopes expressed themselves in other shapes.

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  • Fish in an interesting variety of colours and shapes abound in the sea and in artificial ponds along the coasts.'

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  • This second position is a new form of metaphysical idealism, containing the supposition, which lies at the foundation of later German philosophy, that since understanding shapes the objects out of sensations, and since nature, as we know it, consists of such objects, " understanding, though it does not make, shapes nature," as well as our knowledge.

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  • In order to prove this novel conclusion he started afresh from the Cartesian " I think " in the Kantian form of the synthetic unity of apperception acting by a priori categories; but instead of allowing, with all previous metaphysicians, that the Ego passively receives sensations from something different, and not contenting himself with Kant's view that the Ego, by synthetically combining the matter of sensations with a priori forms, partially constructs objects, and therefore Nature as we know it, he boldly asserted that the Ego, in its synthetic unity, entirely constructs things; that its act of spontaneity is not mere synthesis of passive sensations, but construction of sensations into an object within itself; and that therefore understanding makes as well as shapes Nature.

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  • A pair of eyes lie dorsally and behind them is a b closed circlet, often pulled out into various shapes, of modified epidermis, to which an olfactory function has been attributed.

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  • They present various shapes, of which the following are the principal: (a) peltate, which are large, rounded, without any distinct thalline margin 1 (e.g.

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  • In 1895 the British Aluminium Company was founded to mine bauxite and manufacture alumina in Ireland, to prepare the necessary electrodes at Greenock, to reduce the aluminium by the aid of water-power at the Falls of Foyers, and to refine and work up the metal into marketable shapes at the old Milton factory of the Cowles Syndicate, remodelled to suit modern requirements.

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  • aex; a word common, in different forms, in the Teutonic languages, and akin to the Greek d Lvrt; the New English Dictionary prefers the spelling "ax"), a tool or weapon, taking various shapes, but, when not compounded with some distinguishing word (e.g.

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  • high, and strewn (about 500 acres) with great rocks and ridges of brightly coloured sandstone, whose grotesque shapes and fantastic arrangement have suggested a playground of superhuman beings.

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  • The characters employed by experts for determining a species of yeast are the sum of its peculiarities as regards form and size: the shapes, colours, consistency, &c., of the colonies grown on certain definite media; the optimum temperature for spore-formation, and for the development of the "veils"; and the behaviour as regards the various sugars.

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  • The fruit-bodies are of very varic. as shapes, showing a differentiation into an outer peridium and an i:..ier spore-bearing mass, the gleba.

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  • He could pound it out into many useful shapes.

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  • How soon after man's discovery, that he could beat iron and steel out while cold into useful shapes, he learned to forge it while hot is hard to conjecture.

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  • It is not improbable that, once bronze became known, it might replace iron in a measure, perhaps even in a very large measure, because it is so fusible that it can be cast directly and easily;into many useful shapes.

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  • the casting of the molten cast iron into shapes which were useful in spite of its brittleness, naturally followed.

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  • The cardiac contractions become irregular, the ventricle assumes curious shapes - "hour-glass," &c. - becomes very pale and bloodless, and finally the heart stops in a state of spasm, which shortly afterwards becomes rigor-mortis.

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  • The isle of Gerba off the African coast was held for a short time, and traces of the connexion with Greece went on in various shapes.

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  • But externally they were dis- the ~uishable by the various shapes that their worshippers ascribed tog hem; and there can be little doubt that even in the beginning still h had his own special attributes and particular mythical cry its.

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  • And the mystical bent of the Egyptians found satisfaction in the multiplicity of forms that their gods could assume; among the favorite epithets which the hymns apply to divinities are such as mysterious of shapes, multiple of faces.

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  • Glass was also wheel-cut in patterns and shapes under Akhenaton.

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  • Another use of colored glass was for cutting in the shapes of hieroglyphs for inlaying in wooden.

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  • Those who are said to have genius have acquired some special aptitude by which they render the general shapes of the nation their own work, one in one point, another in another.

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  • 9 The work of literary criticism and its application to biblical history and religion passed into a new stage as external evidence accumulated, and, more particularly since 1900, the problems have assumed new shapes.

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  • The most awkward shapes, involving excessive extensions of metal, are produced by drawing processes between dies of iron and steel in power presses.

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  • The shapes of all polygonal and all cylindrical and conical forms are obtained by simple development - that is, the envelopments of these bodies are marked out on a flat plane, and when cut, are bent or folded to give the required envelopes.

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  • - The metals and alloys which are neither malleable nor ductile can only be worked into required shapes by melting and casting in moulds.

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  • An advantage in casting is that the most complicated shapes are made in one piece.

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  • The sulphur was by these converted partly into gaseous sulphuretted hydrogen, partly into soluble polysulphides, thiosulphates and other soluble compounds, and in all shapes caused a nuisance which became more and more intolerable as the number and size of alkali works increased.

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  • We thus find in the post-Khammurabic period the pantheon assuming distinct shapes.

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  • Logic from1880-1910Logic in the present exhibits, though in characteristically modified shapes, all the main types that have been found in its past history.

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  • C and IC, as k was frequently written, would easily be confusedin writing, and Professor Hempl (Transactions of the American Philological Association for 18 99, pp. 24 ff.) shows that the Chalcidian form of y` - = developed into shapes which might have partaken of the confusion.

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  • Stability, Stiffness and Strength.A structure may be damaged or destroyed in three ways:first, by displacement of its pieces from their proper positions relatively to each other or to the earth; secondly by disfigurement of one or more of those pieces, owing to their being unable to preserve their proper shapes under the pressures to which they are subjected; thirdly, by breaking of one or more o~ those pieces.

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  • Again, imagin d fixed, then the instantaneous centre Obd of b with regard n d is found by producing the links c and a to intersect in Obd and the shapes of the centroids belonging respectively to thi links Ii and d can be found as before.

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  • At some period, long subsequent to its original excavation, and after many large stalactites had grown, it was completely filled with glacial mud charged with acid, whereby the dripstone was eroded into singularly grotesque shapes.

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  • It is estimated, however, that the domestic use of wood (especially for fuel) represents nearly five times as many cubic feet as the wood used for export in different shapes.

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  • He found that the momentary dissipation was proportional to the degree of electrification at the time, and that, when the charge was moderate, its dissipation was not altered in bodies of different kinds or shapes.

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  • It embraced everything, and directed the movement of things, by which there grew up a host of shapes and differences.

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  • In these caverns there are numerous stalactite structures, which, from their curious and fantastic shapes, have received such names as the Image of the Virgin, the Mosaic Altar, &c. The principal parts are the Paradies with the finest stalactites, the Astronomical Tower and the Beinhaus.

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  • Not the less is it the creative force, or deity, which develops and shapes this universal order or cosmos.

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  • Some of the shapes assumed by the cells are shown in fig.

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  • The famous Pictured Rocks in Alger county on the lake shore, east of Munising, form the west portion of this north range; they are of sandstone formation, extend for several miles along the coast, rise almost perpendicularly from the water's edge, and display an interesting diversity of shapes as well as a great variety of tints and hues, especially of gray, blue, green and yellow.

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  • Under Alaric there is no settlement, and service is quite secondary and precarious; after his death in 410 the two begin again in new shapes.

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  • Ladies' seals and some classes of ecclesiastical and monastic seals are of pointed oval form, which is Shapes.

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  • Several neighbouring cities and towns are also extensively engaged in the same industry, and in 1902 Allegheny county produced about 24% of the pig-iron, nearly 34% of the Bessemer steel, more than 44% of the open-hearth steel, more than 53% of the crucible steel, more then 24% of the steel rails, and more than 59% of the structural shapes that were made in that year in the United States.

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  • (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.

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  • The mountain ranges of the Basin Region are most frequently formed by faulted and tilted blocks of the earth's crust, which have been carved by stream erosion into rugged shapes.

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  • Strange shapes of hills and rocks, rare plants and animals, unusual faces and figures of men, questionable smiles and expressions, whether beautiful or grotesque, far-fetched objects and curiosities, were things he loved to pore upon and keep in memory.

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  • Again, a peasant of Vinci having in his simplicity asked Ser Piero to get a picture painted for him on a wooden shield, the father is said to have laughingly handed on the commission to his son, who thereupon shut himself up with all the noxious insects and grotesque reptiles he could find, observed and drew and dissected them assiduously, and produced at last a picture of a dragon compounded of their various shapes and aspects, which was so fierce and so life-like as to terrify all who saw it.

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  • Steel plates and shapes, when delivered from the rolls which form them to the cooling beds, are largely covered with scales, which, adhering only partially to the surface, offer the intervening cracks or joints as vulnerable points for rust.

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  • Considerable improvement has been made in the design of rolled steel shapes; for example the rolling of a 16-in.

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  • - In the Alexandrian philosophy, as represented by the Hellenized Jew Philo, the Logos doctrine assumes a leading place and shapes a new career for itself.

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  • In the visual spectrum there are four hydrogen lines and one helium line in which the actual shapes may be examined.

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  • The powerful erosion has often caused the columnar black basalt to assume weird and fantastic shapes.

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  • Limnaea and Planorbis); the existence of belts of dead poplars, patches of dead and moribund tamarisks, and vast expanses of withered reeds, all these crowning the tops of the jardangs, never found in the wind-scooped furrows; the presence of ripple-marks of aqueous origin on the leeward side of the clay terraces and in other wind-sheltered situations; and, in fact, by the general conformation, contour lines, and shapes of the deserts as a whole.

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  • With the Stoic and Epicurean philosophies the problem as it shapes itself for the consideration of the modern world begins to appear in clearer outlines.

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  • There are two principal positions in Professor Taylor's work: - (1) a refusal to base ethics upon metaphysics, and (2) the discovery of an irreconcilable dualism in the nature of morality which takes many shapes, but may be summarized roughly as consisting in an ultimate opposition between egoism and altruism.

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  • Mongan king of Dalriada in the 7th century is stated to have passed after death into various shapes - a wolf, a stag, a salmon, a seal, a swan.

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  • Fintan, nephew of Partholan, is also reported to have survived the deluge and to have lived in various shapes until he was reborn as Tuan mac Cairill in the 6th century.

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  • There was no native coinage, the French 5-franc piece or dollar being the standard, and all sums under that amount were obtained by cutting up those coins into all shapes and sizes, which were weighed with small weights and scales into halves, quarters, eighths, twelfths and twenty-fourths of a dollar, and even reckoned down to the seven hundred and twentieth fraction of the same amount.

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  • Men ask themselves why their gods are worshipped in the form of beasts, birds, and fishes; why their gods are said to have prosecuted their amours in bestial shapes; why they are represented as lustful and passionate - thieves, robbers, murderers and adulterers.

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  • The Egyptians invented an explanation - itself a myth - that in some moment of danger the gods concealed themselves from their foes in the shapes of animals.'

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  • The difficulty of mythology is to account for the following among other apparently irrational elements in myths: the wild and senseless stories of the beginnings of things, of the origin of men, sun, stars, animals, death, and the world in general; the infamous and absurd adventures of the gods; why divine beings are regarded as incestuous, adulterous, murderous, thievish, cruel, cannibals, and addicted to wearing the shapes of animals, and subject to death in some stories; the myths of metamorphosis into plants, beasts and stars; the repulsive stories of the state of the dead; the descents of the gods into the place of the dead, and their return thence.

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  • Savage man also believes that many of his own tribe-fellows have the power of assuming the shapes of animals, and that the souls of his dead kinsfolk revert to animal forms.

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  • Zulus, Red Indians, Aztecs,' Andaman Islanders and other races believe that their dead assume the shapes of serpents and of other creatures, often reverting to the form of the animal from which they originally descended.

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  • Perhaps it is safer to attribute theriomorphic shapes of 4 Rig Veda, x.

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  • But why does he assume so many animal shapes ?

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  • The god Herindal and Loki once fought a battle in the shapes of seals.

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  • This incident takes numerous shapes, as in the story of the fatal birth of Perseus, Paris, the Egyptian prince shut up in a tower, the birth of Oedipus.

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  • The history of an immigration into Palestine from beyond the Jordan would take various shapes in local tradition.

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  • Prior to that date wooden box-hives of various shapes had been adopted by advanced bee-masters anxious to increase their output of honey, and by enthusiastic naturalists desirous of studying and investigating the wonders of bee-life apart from the utilitarian standpoint.

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  • The shape of a race-horse is of considerable importance, although it is said with some degree of truth that they win in all shapes.

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  • They are variously explained by a fancied resemblance to the shapes of clouds, or as spirits of the rushing mountain torrents or winds.

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  • When the ovules are very numerous (indefinite), while at the same time the placenta is not much developed, their position exhibits great variation, some being directed upwards, others downwards, others transversely; and their form is altered by pressure into various polyhedral shapes.

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  • Though the form of the biretta, devised in the 17th century, is peculiar to the Roman Church, it is but a variant of the original biretum, which developed in various countries into head-coverings of different shapes and significance.

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  • By the 17th century it had given place in ordinary civil life to the brimmed hat; but in various shapes it still survives as official head-gear in many European countries: the Barett, worn in church by the Lutheran clergy, in the courts by German lawyers, and by the deans and rectors of the universities, the barrette of French judges and barristers, the "black cap" of the English judge, and the "college cap" familiar in English and American universities, and vulgarly known as the "mortar-board."

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  • Substitutes for this, such as the strawlike material used in making hat shapes, are also known by the same name.

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  • How to use your pasta machine Making ravioli Making pasta shapes.

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  • Object Type Watcombe Pottery were proud of their fine red clay and specialized in clean, classical shapes.

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  • Skin shapes up, knots are kneaded into nothingness, ' fried ' feet board reflexology flights.

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  • You will probably be familiar with working out the shapes of simple compounds using the electron pair repulsion theory.

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  • Where lightweight, corrosion resistant or complex shapes are required NP Aerospace is one of the largest thermosetting molding companies in Europe.

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  • Ernest commands attention, furiously twisting a soaked beer mat into rhombic shapes.

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  • The precise nature of injection molding allows exact curved shapes with reinforcing diagonal ribbing on the structural components of the pool.

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  • Outside, blocks of the reddest roses make shapes between lines of taxis.

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  • These shapes are expected to occur when the nucleus is rotating at high speeds.

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  • AMY KENT Designs bespoke hand-knotted rugs inspired by natural shapes including trees, pebbles, leaves and flowers.

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  • The massively rumpled carpet in the Live room added an extra element of danger to throwing shapes which were in turn becoming increasingly bizarre.

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  • All types, shapes and sizes of vehicles made the run in all types of weather, scorching sunshine to torrential rain.

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  • Use craft foam shapes, felt, old scrabble tiles and jigsaw pieces - whatever you can find !

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  • The rough terrain was dotted with huge rocks which the wind born sand had sculpted into weird shapes.

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  • Here we find Box trees in a great variety of carefully sculpted shapes.

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  • Outline shapes Outline shapes, such as triangles, rectangles and parallelograms, consist of a series of straight-line segments between the vertices.

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  • He seeks to create a harmonious balance between strong powerful shapes and tactile sensuous curves.

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  • To be able to create shape tweening, you have to place the shapes on the same layer.

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  • The tropical look can be easily obtained when you choose plants with bold leaf shapes.

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  • Usually they fly in short " V " shaped formations with other V shapes tucked into the slipstream.

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  • Describe how the shapes of these curves are altered by changing the values of the parameters.

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  • We realize livestock shipments come in all shapes and sizes and we understand that each customer needs an individual approach.

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  • You should then aim to recreate the shapes of the tube ends to allow a good fit against the new sill tube.

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  • The sintered parts shrink on cooling and shapes are only processed which can be removed from the mold on completion of the process.

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  • Art Nouveau An art movement that ended during the early 1900's known for its sinuous shapes.

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  • Shapes are simple and cut to flatter and include sailor trousers and skirts, yoga trousers and ribbed cotton jumpers and cardigans.

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  • This initial collection combined abstract felt shapes, fleece and slub wool.

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  • These were laid out to create shapes such as a hissing snake, mosques, stars and crescent moons.

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  • Fractal dimension: Although shapes such as Koch 's snowflake curve can be represented in a 2 dimensional plane they have a non-integer dimension.

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  • This photo shows a piece of the solidified volcanic flow imprinted with the shapes of the villa 's wooden shutters.

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  • Some colonies are soft with a spongy texture, some are like ferns, some form huge luscious quill feather shapes.

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  • Squiggles with crayons Children enjoy making squiggles and shapes on paper.

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  • Template a stencil used to trace shapes onto scrapbook pages or photos.

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  • Bitmaps are used in X for defining clipping regions, cursor shapes, icon shapes, and tile and stipple patterns.

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  • These huge figures and shapes, carved into the stony desert are best viewed from the air.

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  • Thus, the need for cash shapes both coping strategies and local social and economic stratification.

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  • Score the fat with a sharp knife to make fairly large diamond shapes, and stud each diamond with a clove.

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  • Every project has been pretested tangram puzzle shapes and can be performed safely tangram puzzle shapes and inexpensively in the classroom or at home.

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  • He also produced a great number of tessellating patterns composed of irregular shapes.

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  • Lots of tessellating geometrical shapes, do you think that there is some significance?

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  • You place tesserae of the desired color in the spaces, cutting and fitting smaller shapes if neccessary.

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  • The composition is riddled with pairs: lamps, cupboard doors and bed frames act as coupled shapes, insinuating an eternal togetherness.

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  • They could do the play as a reader 's theater by putting the cut out shapes on tongue depressors !

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  • They combined imported clip art with text and shapes to create a logo for the toothbrush timer.

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  • They 've been lovingly trimmed into topiary cloud shapes.

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  • Our shop is stocked with many different shapes and sizes that make trugs ideal for such a wide variety of use.

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  • A trained male walrus was rewarded to distinguish between triangular and circular shapes on a flat and a heterogenous substrate.

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  • Hands all wiggling around in claw shapes, like you 're trying to scare the computer into doing what you want.

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  • This three-dimensional puzzle includes various geometric shapes and textures for toddlers to take apart and put back together again.

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  • Begin with simple shape puzzles that let your kids learn shapes and depth perception like the Fit Me In Sorting Board.

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  • As they get older, move on to chunky wooden puzzles in the shapes of animals like Barnyard Fun, vehicles or the alphabet.

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  • Go ahead and draw vehicle shapes on colorful card stock paper.

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  • You can create invitations in a couple of shapes for this party.

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  • Your invitations can be cut into the shapes of musical instruments, and the invitation can state, "A Marching We Will Go!"

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  • Party invitations could be designed in the shapes of magnifying glasses, butterfly nets, or explorer hats.

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  • Concepts and themes such as shapes, animals, seasons, the body and senses, and much more are explored through DVD.

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  • In addition to common concepts such as shapes, sizes, animals, and colors, the Einstein books offer themes on topics such as dreams, rhyming, feelings, poetry, and the rainforest, among others.

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  • Colorful pictures and textures bring seasons, nature, colors, shapes, and animals to life and reinforce individual concepts and words.

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  • Baby educational toys come in many shapes and sizes, but which are right for your baby?

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  • You can also purchase inexpensive plywood, draw jungle animal shapes, cut them out, paint, and staple to the wall.

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  • Decorate them with frosting to further enhance your theme, provide information about the upcoming arrival, or just use simple shapes to provide an endearing childlike ambiance.

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  • You can then cut out animal shapes and other objects out of contrasting fabric and sew these into the "pages" of the book.

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  • For added color, create shapes with fabric paint.

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  • They also offer a baby-related assortment of sugar decorations that includes all of their available baby shapes.

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  • Not all baby showers need a four-tiered confection covered in delicate spun-sugar shapes.

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  • Identifying shapes: Knowing how to identify circles, squares, triangles, and other basic shapes is an important part of getting ready for school.

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  • Modern pacifiers and diaper pins come in a large assortment of colors, shapes, and styles that add an element of fun to the arrangement.

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  • Shapes, texture, and warmth make this nursery a delight for babies and parents alike.

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  • Cards range from funny to sweet and can come in all shapes and sizes.

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  • A simple nylon cup will produce a droopy effect; molded cotton shapes your chest, while disguising nursing pads or any leakage at the same time.

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  • Know the different types, sizes, colors, and shapes of pearls--as well as strand options--before visiting a jewelry store.

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  • They are often unusual shapes and may be natural or cultured.

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  • Pearl shapes include baroque, round, symmetrical, and irregular.

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  • Bathroom sinks come in all shapes and sizes and in every price range.

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  • Choose from basin sinks or undermounts, as well as square, oval or circular shapes.

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  • These shapes are like movie theater screen, with an aspect ratio of 169..

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  • These come in several different shapes and styles.

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  • Very versatile, gold can be shaped into different forms: wires, flat sheets, rings or poured into a mold for custom shapes.

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  • The standard of course is the long rectangular aquarium, but aquariums now also come in such shapes as octagons, cylinders and cubes.

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  • Browse their inventory according to aquarium shapes, which includes L-shape, hexagon, cylinder and bow front aquariums.

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  • Beads come in a huge variety of shapes and sizes and styles.

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  • It wasn't long before tulips were introduced to Holland, where botanists experimented with different colors and petal shapes.

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  • Perennials come in all sorts of shapes, sizes and colors.

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  • On this site you'll find baskets of all sizes, shapes, and colors, filled with everything from yummy baked goods and candies to spa products and fine wines.

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  • With so many different types of fish in all shapes and sizes, how do you choose?

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  • Another feature of the Hamadan rug is that they all have a geometric medallion pattern, with the diamond and hexagon being the most common shapes.

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  • Cages come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes as well as colors to fit any décor.

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  • Freezers come in many shapes and sizes, from the large chest freezer to the new mini top loading ones.

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  • Modern cages are typically made in geometric shapes and may be made of wood or metal.

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  • However, don't forget to take into account the different shapes available-round, tube, oval, star, rondelle, and so on, or the filler beads you may need in between to coax that creation in your mind to life.

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  • In most cases, it's best to get a mix of shapes or at least purchase filler beads along with your gemstone beads.

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  • Sweeping lines and exciting shapes brings your eye to the entire tie, not one little part of it.

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  • The bowl shapes include round and elongated.

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  • Global Positioning Systems come in all shapes and sizes.

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