Sofia shielded her eyes against the wind and sand.
The sudden brightness blinded her, and she shielded her eyes.
She pushed herself up and shielded her face with her bound hands.
She shielded her eyes with one hand and walked down the carpeted hall, stopping when she realized her hallway didn't have carpet.
Hence any apparatus, such as a galvanometer, may be partially shielded from extraneous magnetic action by enclosing it in an iron case.
Her headache was now a migraine, and she shielded her eyes against the light from the street that filtered past her honeycomb blinds.
Sweat broke out on her skin, and she shielded her eyes against the sun before crawling back to the shade of the pod.
Here he found a warm friend in Dobrovsky, whose good relations with the Austrian authorities shielded him from the hostility shown by the government to students of Slav subjects.
These tail-shielded snakes, of which about 40 species are known, are viviparous and burrow in the ground, preferring damp mountainforests.
Electroscopes and electrometers, therefore, standing in proximity to electrified bodies can be perfectly shielded from influence by enclosing them in cylinders of metal gauze.
Gladstone in 1875, may be quoted: "Although the admirable arrangements of the Constitution have now shielded the sovereign from personal responsibility, they have left ample scope for the exercise of direct and personal influence in the whole work of government....
He died in Rome while the imperial commissioners were investigating the circumstances under which two important Roman personages had been seized at the Lateran, blinded and afterwards beheaded; Paschal had shielded the murderers but denied all personal complicity in their crime.
Consequently, acting on the advice of a Mahommedan jurist, the IIarranians declared themselves to be "Sabians," a name which shielded them from persecution in virtue of its Koranic authority and was so vague that it enabled them to maintain their ancient beliefs undisturbed.
There is a certain fixed guard disk B having a hole in it which is loosely occupied by an aluminium trap door plate, shielded by D and suspended on springs, so that its surface is parallel with that of the guard plate.
Individuals are seldom as bad as corporations, and the very men who made the laws against priests practically shielded them.
Marshals Campos, Jovellar and Novaliches, and Generals Pavia, Primo de Rivera, Daban and others, wereangry with Sagasta and the Liberals not only because they deemed their policy too democratic, but because they ventured to curb the insubordinate attitude of general officers, who shielded themselves behind the immunities of their senatorial position to.
The door cracked open, and his woman shielded her eyes against the sudden sunlight.
Jackson immediately shielded Connor, who was understandably bewildered.
He shielded his eyes.
He squeezed through the opening and shielded his eyes, face-to-face with Rissa.
She shielded them, unable to see through her blurred vision as the warrior pulled her.
They emerged into the morning sun, and Xander shielded his delicate eyes from the brightness.
She shielded her eyes and went to a paddock connected to a small barn.
The sun - at about 6700 0, shielded by an atmosphere at an average temperature of 5500°, and that such an atmosphere itself provides about 0.3 of the total radiations that reach us.
The Hispanic woman hopped down from the fence and shielded her eyes to see them as they approached.
They were too busy arguing to pay attention but Dean shielded Martha and hurried the group back to the rear quarters.
He shielded his eyes and gazed into an empty prison cell opposite his.
Depending on the fact that the electrical conductivity of a metallic conductor is decreased by heat, it consists of two strips of platinum, arranged to form the two arms of a Wheatstone bridge; one strip being exposed to a source of radiation from which the other is shielded, the heat causes a change in the resistance of one arm, the balance of the bridge is destroyed, and a deflection is marked on the galvanometer.