He went across the narrow yard to the sheds where the cattle were kept in stormy weather.
While moving goods and luggage in stations or sheds 2 1,992 3.
Like Wordsworth she lays us on the lap of earth and sheds the freshness of the early world.
16; presages recovery or death of patients); (4) the pelican (recalls its young to life by its own blood); (5) the owl (or nyktikorax; loves darkness and solitude); (6) the eagle (renews its youth by sunlight and bathing in a fountain); (7) the phoenix (revives from fire); (8) the hoopoe (redeems its parents from the ills of old age); (9) the wild ass (suffers no male besides itself); (1 o) the viper (born at the cost of both its parents' death); (I I) the serpent (sheds its skin; puts aside its venom before drinking; is afraid of man in a state of nudity; hides its head and abandons the rest of its body); (12) the ant (orderly and laborious; prevents stored grain from germinating; distinguishes wheat from barley on the stalk); (13) the sirens and onocentaurs (Isa.
The Swansea Valley canal has a connecting lock with this dock, and on the island between the dock and the New Cut are patent fuel works, copper ore yards and other mineral sheds and large grain stores and flour mills.
The officers were hurriedly drinking tea and breakfasting, the soldiers, munching biscuit and beating a tattoo with their feet to warm themselves, gathering round the fires throwing into the flames the remains of sheds, chairs, tables, wheels, tubs, and everything that they did not want or could not carry away with them.
Pisano's building sheds, nine in a row, with peculiarly shaped roofs, were still standing intact - one of the most interesting medieval monuments of Venice - until recently, but they have been modified past recognition.
At the Charlestown navy-yard (1800) there are docks, manufactories, foundries, machine-shops, ordnance stores, rope-walks, furnaces, castingpits, timber sheds, ordnance-parks, ship-houses, &c. The famous frigate " Independence " was launched here in 1814, the more famous " Constitution " having been launched while the yard was still private in 1797.
It sheds its " forms " (as the buds are called), blooms, and even half-grown bolls in great numbers.
The line, stations, sheds and stores are all solidly built, and the rolling stock is sufficient and of the best quality.
long and equipped with electric light, stationary and travelling hydraulic cranes, machinery for meat freezing, and large sheds for storing corn and wool.
No shelter had been provided for the inmates: the first arrivals made rude sheds from the debris of the stockade; the others made tents of blankets and other available pieces of cloth, or dug pits in the ground.
It is the first part which is cast off when the snake sheds its skin; this is done several times in the year, and the epidermis comes off in a single piece, being, from the mouth towards the tail, turned inside out during the process.
for the construction of airship sheds and for the manoeuvring of airships and dirigibles.
Of more importance than these matters is the light which the book sheds on the strength of the Church about the year 180.
But it may be noticed here that the phrase "the old serpent" sheds some light on the Pauline phrases "the first man Adam" and "the last Adam" (1 Cor.
No epistle sheds more light on St Paul's character as a man - so mobile, so tactful, so tender and affectionate, and yet so statesmanlike and so commanding.
Palaeontology both borrows from and sheds light upon geology and other branches of the physical history of the earth, each of which, such as palaeogeography or palaeometeorology, is the more fascinating because of the large element of the unknown, the need for constructive imagination, the appeal to other branches of biological and physical investigation for supplementary evidence, and the necessity of constant comparison with the present aspects of nature.
There are not many cotton mills or weaving sheds in Manchester, which is, however, the great distributive centre, and its Exchange is the meeting-place of most classes of buyers and sellers in the cotton trade and various trades allied to it.
wide, equipped in the usual way with cranes and three large sheds and shelters.
Dickinson, but the storming parties were too close to permit of the sheds being blown up, and an attempt to blow up the destroyers was beaten back.
When required for use they are removed to cool sheds to thaw, and are then gradually inured to higher temperatures.
In fact, every part of the garden, including the working sheds and offices, should have water supplied without stint.
- Mushrooms may be grown in sheds and cellars, or even in protected ridges in the open ground, but a special structure is usually devoted to them.
The temples of the earliest times were of course far more primitive than this: from the pictures that are all that is now left to indicate their nature, they seem to have been little more than huts or sheds in which the image of the god was kept.
The Bovidae are thus brought into nearer relationship with the American prongbuck (the only living ruminant which sheds its horn-cover in the adult condition) than has generally been supposed.
After the log is converted into scantlings, or "lumber," as it is termed in America, it is stacked in the timber yard under covered sheds with open sides to enable it to "season."
The water enters the pores of the wood (which should be placed with the butt end pointing up stream) and dissolves and forces out the sap. After about two weeks in this position it is taken out and stacked in open sheds to be dried in the natural way, or treated by warm air in special chambers.
Huge warehouses and sheds have been erected along the quays for the storage of freight.
The larch (Larix) sheds its leaves in the autumn, in the Chinese larch (Pseudolarix Kaempferi) the leaves turn a bright yellow colour before falling.
In the swamp cypress (Taxodium distichum) the tree assumes a rich brown colour in the autumn, and sheds its leaves together with the branchlets which bear them; deciduous branches occur also in some other species, e.g.
12, B); but the sea-urchins present a more difficult problem, on which Bothriocidaris sheds no light.
Tarangole, for instance, on the Khor Kohs, has upwards of three thousand huts, and sheds for many thousands of cattle.
In England red-clover hay, or, better still, crimson-clover or lucerne hay, is liberally fed to farm horses with about io lb per day of oats, while they usually run in open yards with shelter sheds.
That its storage has very greatly increased as cultivation has been extended (the prairie sod sheds water like a roof) is true; moreover, the spread of scientific principles of farming has increased the advantage derived from the ground-water stored.
Fishing is carried on, though there is no port and the fishermen haul their boats up the beach; the old hulks (caloges) serve as sheds and even as dwellings.
It sheds light on the institutionalized racism that assumes the Third World to be inherently corrupt and corruptible.
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Campaigners estimate that 100,000 chickens die in British broiler sheds every single day, unable even to live to the age of six weeks.
Lighting in broiler sheds most broilers are reared indoors without windows under dim artificial light.
cart sheds throughout the land.
The pollen sheds Onto small erect female catkins on the same branch.
Full of ship's chandlers, little sheds, tenements.
The property also has several timber framed store sheds, along with a timber clad traditional barn.
All the sheds feature selected quality tongue and grooved shiplap cladding on a hefty planed timber frame.
It sheds light on the institutionalized racism that assumes the Third World to be inherently corrupt and corruptible, a view which underwrites bribery.
Any garden sheds, greenhouses, pigeon cotes or anything else built in the garden.
crammed into dirty, stinking sheds in their thousands.
deepening crisis facing the dairy industry sheds new light on the merits of an increase in quota.
dormy sheds such as Fingest, Stokenchurch, Princes Risboro ' and Wantage are mentioned.
Nests are frequently located in loft spaces, cavity walls, flower beds, garden sheds, rockeries and roof eaves.
Understanding their evolution is extremely useful and sheds light on the many processes related to galaxy formation and evolution.
You can also get permanent gazebos that are garden buildings, in a similar way to how sheds are deployed in gardens.
Press release: Police are urging householders to secure their sheds to prevent them from being broken into during the spring and summer.
hydroponics equipment was seized from what is believed to be a drugs factory operating in sheds at the rear of the property.
I had a short walk, but was somewhat intimidated by the hostile dogs which reside in sheds and the like.
A hanging lantern sheds its light On Joseph's anxious face.
loco sheds are viewed together with scenes at Hunslet Goods Depot plus intensive traffic through the numerous junctions in and around Holbeck.
marsupial genome sheds light on the evolution of immunity 30/1/06.
narrow gaugens are now located in a nearby narrow gage shed (formerly one of the Yard builders ' sheds ).
overcrowded sheds, without natural light.
domestic paraphernalia: Items normally found within the curtilage of a dwelling house such as washing lines, garden sheds, and greenhouses.
Mind you, there are also log cabins, storage sheds, metal sheds, summerhouses and childrens playhouses to knock around in.
pyramid shape roof design highlights these sheds in a special way.
quotidian events that sheds light on how the people lived.
Broilers live inside dark, filthy and overcrowded factory farm sheds.
It is now ready for the spinning rooms, Then onto the winding rooms and finally to weaving sheds.
Filming at the Bernard Matthews plant took place inside one of its huge, windowless sheds at Weston Longville.
If possible avoid wooden sheds for storage of items of value.
Dan Gray even makes money from a site which specializes in DIY garden sheds!
Camden, Willesden, Cricklewood - areas of north west London famed for their busy steam locomotive sheds.
There is parking for three cars and well behaved pets are accepted by arrangement, as there are cattle sheds around the cottage.
I am sure there will be many binders left now retired in cart sheds throughout the land.
A number of them have substantial gardens at the rear and carriage sheds and stables at one side.
Other facilities, including the slipway, additional workshops and sheds, and the installation of pontoons, will be built to meet demand.
thundering along through these handsome sheds.
He sheds his wetsuit to reveal a white tuxedo perfect for the night ahead in a club.
vortexpaddle, moved through the water, sheds vortices from its sides.
waggonreporter waxed lyrical; " At morning and evening you may hear and see train wagons thundering along through these handsome sheds.
windbreak planted trees and you come to a derelict farmhouse and some cattle sheds.
The line, stations, sheds and stores are all solidly built, and the rolling stock is sufficient and of the best quality (see further under Finance, below).
26.2), who sheds no light on the origin of the Ebionites, but says that while they admit the world to have been made by the true God (in contrast to the Demiurge of the Gnostics), they held Cerinthian views on the person of Christ, used only the Gospel of Matthew (probably the Gospel according to the Hebrews - so Eusebius), and rejected Paul as an apostate from the Mosaic Law, to the customs and ordinances of which, including circumcision, they steadily adhered.
The sheds where the corn was stored, the stable where the horses were kept, and the yard where the cows were milked morning and evening were unfailing sources of interest to Martha and me.
Take shelter under the cloud, while they flee to carts and sheds.
The French evacuation began on the night between the sixth and seventh of October: kitchens and sheds were dismantled, carts loaded, and troops and baggage trains started.
At seven in the morning a French convoy in marching trim, wearing shakos and carrying muskets, knapsacks, and enormous sacks, stood in front of the sheds, and animated French talk mingled with curses sounded all along the lines.
The officers, who had come from the other sheds, were all strangers to Pierre and much better dressed than he.
The pyramid shape roof design highlights these sheds in a special way.
But it is the description of quotidian events that sheds light on how the people lived.
Dan Gray even makes money from a site which specializes in DIY garden sheds !
Cleaning sheds were re-appropriated for use as follows, Tailors and shoemakers shops, September 1939.
The major attraction of the Souq is its stalls of freshly slaughtered meat and traditional food sheds where roasted and stewed meat is served.
One ancient story that sheds light on the dark night is the tale of the hero swallowed by a huge fish.
The reporter waxed lyrical; At morning and evening you may hear and see train wagons thundering along through these handsome sheds.
Such sheds are used for the loading and unloading of goods between road and railroad vehicles.
The paddle, moved through the water, sheds vortices from its sides.
Through a gate by a line of windbreak planted trees and you come to a derelict farmhouse and some cattle sheds.
Shedding: A tree that sheds needles profusely will be more difficult to clean up after the holidays are over.
Mission furniture was banished to basements, unused store rooms, and storage sheds, as Americans and Europeans alike fell for the intriguing and unique modern trends that turned an otherwise traditional room into a piece of eclectic art.
I am looking for a dog that does not shed or at least sheds very little.
Hi, I have a Boston Terrier, and she sheds like crazy.
It is unbelievable how much she sheds, and she scratches all the time.
Please note that since this breed sheds very little, it is often bought thinking that it will work with someone with allergies.
Its coat sheds very little, and it is admired for its silky feel.
The Affenpinscer sheds very little and will reach an adult size of about nine pounds.
He sheds very little and needs only an occasional brushing and semi-annual trimming to keep his coat at its best.
One thing that sets Pomeranians, including exotic ones, apart from many other Toy breeds is the upkeep of the coat which sheds a lot.
It is worth growing for the flower garden and vases in summer, but should be protected in winter by storing under stages, in sheds or cellars.
Note any overhanging trees or structures, like garages, sheds or your home, that may block the sunlight.
Draw existing elements on the graph paper, such as houses, sheds, garages, and walkways.
They can occur almost anywhere but are frequently found next to the foundation of the house, near heating or clothes dryer vents, or near brick walls, benches or sheds.
Barns and sheds: Barns and sheds won't disrupt day-to-day life while they are being built.
Storage sheds can be a convenient solution for keeping seasonal or little used items available but out of the way, and the addition of storage can help make your household run more efficiently and increase the value of your home.
When evaluating potential storage sheds, build your own or prefabricated, keep scale in mind.
Most zoning laws have guidelines indicating that sheds be located a specific limited distance from property lines.
Sheds are easy to build, can add value to your property, and can even look charming when they mimic the architecture or appearance of your home.
Water resistant raincoats are made from fabric that sheds water, but can be penetrated if the rain is heavy enough.
For the business traveler who logs many frequent-flyer hours, a packable, lightweight fabric that sheds wrinkles makes sense.
It sheds wrinkles easily and fits into the smallest bag or tote when not in use.
This includes the fields, the crop storage containers, the packing area and the equipment sheds.
In addition to being lightweight, fleece also sheds water, wicks moisture and is breathable.
Never shoot off any fireworks that could land in dry grassy areas, wooded areas or on the rooftops of houses, sheds or other types of buildings.
"The (Not So) Great American Baby Diet: A New Study Sheds Light on What Our Babies and Toddlers are Eating Today-And How You Can Improve Their Diet for Tomorrow" Baby Talk 69 (February 1, 2004): 45.
If pregnancy does not occur, the endometrium breaks down and the uterus sheds the extra tissue during the next menstrual period.
It is important to consult a dermatologist or pediatrician if a child sheds hair in large amounts (more than 100 hairs per day for longer than four weeks) after combing, brushing, or shampooing or if the hair becomes significantly thinner.
Genograms help uncover intergenerational patterns of behavior, marriage choices, family alliances and conflicts, the existence of family secrets, and other information that sheds light on the family's present situation.
Every person sheds between 50-150 hairs a day, as their hair goes through normal growth, stagnant, and shedding stages.
One of the biggest reasons that black hair sheds or does not appear to grow is because of improper care.
Women with longer hair may feel their hair loss is more severe because of the length and mass of hair that sheds; however, this is most likely untrue.
The tissue responds to menstrual cycles just as it would if it were located in the uterus, which means that it sheds each month, causing pain and bleeding that can interfere with fertility.
The cat is so realistic that it even sheds lightly, but is non-allergenic, so no worries.
Kitchen sink syndrome -- This fantastic supplement contains not just vitamins and minerals, but CoQ10, amino acids and BCAAs, creatine, green tea extract, and probably a dash of Fairy Dust that cures cancer and sheds pounds while you sleep.
For the most part, your hair can only grow so long before it sheds.
Using B vitamins can also speed the growth rate of your hair, which may make it so you are able to grow your hair longer in any given growth cycle before it sheds.
An ancient art of divining, this category sheds light and brings clarity with easy to understand tips of this practice.
Robo Pet - this fun pet never sheds and can run, walk, crawl, lie down, roll over and more!
The plastics explosion of the mid-twentieth century ushered in a new era of radio alarm clocks that relegated the once regal wooden models to storage sheds and flea markets, at least temporarily.
A guy who sheds four inches off his waistline is doing the former, while the latter is a few steps further.
It also pays for the cost of repairs to other property damaged in the accident, such as mail boxes, signs, fences, or sheds.
Are there other structures on the property (garages, sheds, etc.) which need to be covered?
Avoid areas where bees might be, such as sheds and outbuildings.
The Obama Twitter problem sheds light on the importance of protecting your safety on Twitter.
The mushroom usually grown in gardens or hot-beds, in cellars, sheds, &c., is a distinct variety known as Agaricus hortensis.
The old method of growing mushrooms in ridges out of doors, or on prepared beds either level or sloping from a back wall in sheds or cellars, may generally be adopted with success.
Among later additions were gunmounting stores, boiler shop, boat sheds, canteen, coal stores, &c., together with a double dock 750 ft.
Land was probably acquired for a military post and store depot at Woolwich in 1667, in order to erect batteries against the invading Dutch fleet, although in 1664 mention is made of storehouses and sheds for repairing ship carriages.
A carriage depot includes sheds in motive which the vehicles are stored, arrangements for wash- depots.
Machine shops are usually provided to enable minor repairs to be executed; the tendency, both in England and America, is to increase the amount of such repairing plant at engine sheds, thus lengthening the intervals between the visits of the engines to the main repairing shops of the railway.
The increased loading space required in the sheds is obtained by multiplying the number and the length of lines and platforms; sometimes also there are short sidings, cut into the platforms at right angles to the lines, in which wagons are placed by the aid of wagon turn-tables, and sometimes the wagons are dealt with on two floors, being raised or lowered bodily from the ground level by lifts.
The arsenal, which was famous in Dante's day, received its first enlargement in 1304, when, on the design of Andrea Pisano, new building sheds and the rope walk or Tana were erected.
long by 500 broad and has a minimum depth of 6 fathoms. On the north side of the inlet are quays (completed 1909), fitted with electric cranes, &c. Here are the customs-house, coal sheds and goods station.
They took him to the upper end of the field, where there were some sheds built of charred planks, beams, and battens, and led him into one of them.
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