How to use Shut off in a sentence
After what seemed like hours of traveling down trails that were little more than rockslides, Giddon stopped the ATV and shut off the engine.
He turned into a driveway and shut off the truck.
He pulled the truck into the yard, shut off the engine and removed the keys from the ignition.
I shut off all my equipment at six o'clock when my experiment expires.
I came to call on Mr. Abbott and had carefully shut off his power and was ready to visit when what do I see but he has company.Advertisement
I agreed and mentioned the timing of the power shut off at Howie's house after he'd left town.
She reached up and shut off the light, crawling back under the covers.
He put the ring back and closed the jewelry box, wishing he could shut off his memories as easily.
She shut off the shower and wrung out her hair, then wrapped herself in the thick towel.
As Dean shut off the engine he turned to his companion.Advertisement
It took three attempts, but she finally bounced high enough to shut off the alarm.
Carmen said as she turned to shut off the computer.
She shut off her lamp and turned on her side with her back to him.
Keaton pulled the car off the road into a grassy parking area beside the creek and shut off the engine.
As she turned into the circular drive and shut off the engine, she let out a long sigh.Advertisement
The woman's mind was completely shut off from him.
Nothing happened after a few seconds, except it felt like the mall shut off the air conditioner.
He shut off the ignition.
He typed a quick text then shut off the phone.
As an example of the former it has been shown (Beddard) that a large median sac in Lybiodrilus is at first freely open to the coelom, that it later becomes shut off from the same, that it then acquires an external orifice, and, finally, that it encloses the ovary or ovaries, between which and the exterior a passage is thus effected.Advertisement
Thus the nephridia, in this case at least, are a part of the coelom and are not shut off from it by a layer of peritoneum, as are other organs which lie in it, e.g.
The gonads and their ducts in the Hirudinea invariably form a closed system of cavities entirely shut off from the coelom in which they lie.
Quite commonly the burrow has a second passage running obliquely upwards from the main passage to the surface of the soil, and this subsidiary track may itself be shut off from the main branch by an inner door, so that when an enemy has forced an entrance through the main door, the spider retreats behind the second, leaving the intruder to explore the seemingly empty burrow.
As the water is shut off before the portion of the well below the water-bearing strata is bored the remainder of the drilling is conducted with only sufficient water in the well to admit of sand-pumping.
With the exception of the extreme north (Commagene), which is shut off by a barrier of hills and belongs to foreign hydrographic systems, the whole country is roughly a gable-shaped plateau, falling north and south from a medial ridge, which crosses Syria at about its central point.Advertisement
Except for the absence of 'the longitudinal fibres the skin of the proboscis resembles that of the body, but the fluid-containing tubules of the latter are shut off from those of the body.
These sinuses are completely shut off from all other cavities, they do not open into the main coelomic space nor into the small arm-sinus, nor does the right sinus communicate with the left.
In Crania it is completely shut off from the main coelom, but in Lingula it communicates freely with this cavity.
As soon as two-thirds of the lead has separated in the form of crystals, the steam is shut off and the liquid lead drained off through the two spouts into the moulds.
From the Dorah eastwards the crest of the Hindu Kush again becomes the boundary till it effects a junction with the Murtagh and Sarikol ranges, which shut off China from Russia and India.Advertisement
At the upper end of A is a glass two-way stop-cock, by turning which the vessel A can either be made to communicate with the vessel to be exhausted, or with the atmosphere, or can be shut off from both when the cock holds an intermediate position.
The site is shut off from the sea coast by a range of high rugged mountains.
It is shut off to the east and south by the Sierra Maestra.
When these processes continue for a long time in deep water shut off from free circulation so that it does not become aerated by contact with the atmosphere the water becomes unfit to support the life of fishes, and when the accumulation of putrefying organic matter gives rise to sulphuretted hydrogen as in the Black Sea below 125 fathoms, life, other than bacterial, is impossible.
As the Arctic Basin is shut off from the North Atlantic by ridges rising to within 300 fathoms of the surface and from the Pacific by the shallow shelf of the Bering Sea, and as the ice-laden East Greenland and Labrador currents consist of fresh surface water which cannot appreciably influence the underlying mass, the Arctic region has no practical effect upon the bottom temperature of the three great oceans, which is entirely dominated by the influence of the Antarctic. The existence of deep-lying and extensive rises or ridges in high southern latitudes has been indicated by the deep-sea temperature observations of Antarctic expeditions.Advertisement
Bering Sea is bounded by the Alaskan Peninsula and the chain of the Aleutian Islands; the sea of Okhotsk is enclosed by the peninsula of Kamchatka and the Kurile Islands; the Sea of Japan is shut off by Sakhalin Island, the Japanese Islands and the peninsula of Korea; the Yellow Sea is an opening between the coast of China and Korea; the China Sea lies between the Asiatic continent and the island of Formosa, the Philippine group, Palawan and Borneo.
Along the southern coast are many ponds, all shut off from the ocean by a narrow strip of land, excepting Tisbury Great Pond, which has a small outlet to the sea.
Two baroque chapels were added in the 17th and 18th centuries, which are fortunately shut off from the rest of the church.
The choir is usually long, and is sometimes, as at Llanthony and Christ Church (Twynham), shut off from the aisles, or, as at Bolton, Kirkham, &c., is destitute of aisles altogether.
Behind the transverse fissure the lower end of the Spigelian lobe is seen as a knob called the tuber papillare, and from tree right of this a narrow bridge runs forward and to the right to join the Spigelian lobe to the right Vena cava in its fossa lobe and to shut off the transverse fissure from that for the vena cava.Advertisement
The middle section, next to the east, which was shut off by low screens, contained a table and stelae.
Until modern times all the included area was shut off from the open sea by a sand-bank, which rendered the entrance of large vessels impossible.
There is a regulating arrangement, by which onehalf of the guide-passages can be shut off in pairs from the water, and at the same time air is freely admitted into these unused passages by pipes which pass through the hinges of the controlling shutter.
The tongue is flat and thick, attached by its whole under surface; its hinder margin is raised into a transverse fold, which, by meeting a similar fold from the palate, can shut off the mouth completely from the wide cavity of the throat.
Lofty enclosure walls, Temples adorned with scenes from the victorious campaigns of the Pharaoh, shut off the sacred buildings from the surrounding streets.Advertisement
Both first and second compartments are remarkable for the presence of a number of pouches or cells in their walls, with muscular partitions, and a sphincter-like arrangement of their orifices, by which they can be shut off from the rest of the cavity, and into which the fluid portion only of the contents of the stomach is allowed to enter.
Into the former the ovaries project, though the lumen of the lateral body-cavity is quite shut off from the lumina of the ovaries or uteri.
The highlands which shut off the Turkestan provinces from Southern Afghanistan have afforded the best opportunities for geological investigation, and as might be expected from their geographical position, the general result of the examination of exposed sections leads to the identification of geological affinity with Himalayan, Indian and Persian regions.
India is shut off from the rest of Asia on the north by a vast mountainous region, known in the aggregate as the Himalayas, amid which lie the independent states of Nepal and Bhutan, - with the great table-land of Tibet behind.
The fourth is a comparatively small area on the western frontier containing the basin of Lake Urmia, shut off from the rest of the inland drainage, and the fifth area takes in a part of Baluchistan, most of Kermgn, a part of Fars, all Yezd, Isfahan, Kashan, Kum, Irak, Khamseh, Kazvin, Teheran, Samnan, Damghan, Shahrud, Khorasan and the central desert regions.Advertisement
It is also shut off from the navigable rivers above by the falls of the Beni and Mamore.
North of this, the lagoon is called Lake Razim; while its southern half, shut off by three long islands, is the Blue Lake (Sinoe Osero, in Bulgarian).
Similar examinations by means of the stop-valves on the mains are also made, and it often happens that the residual leakage (400 gallons an hour in the last case) recorded on the diagram, but not shut off by the house stop - cocks, is mentioned by the inspector as an " outside waste," and localized as having been heard at a stop-cock and traced by sounding the pavement to a particular position under a particular street.
But in striking contrast to what obtains among the Graptoloidea in general, the budding orifices in the Dendroidea become closed,, and all the various cells shut off from each other.
We may, with Sedgwick, suppose the coelom to have originated by the enlargement and separation of pouches that pressed outwards from the archenteron into the thickened body-wall (such structures as the genital pouches of some Coelentera, not yet shut off from the rest of the cavity), and they would probably have been four in number and radially disposed about the central cavity.
The mountain ranges which shut off East Turkestan from the rest of the world rank among the loftiest and most difficult in Asia, and indeed in the world.
The streets are narrow, and by a system called Kucheh-bandi (street-closing) established long ago for impeding the circulation of crowds and increasing general security, every quarter of the town, or block of buildings, is shut off from its neighbours by gates which are closed during local disorders and regularly at night.
The church founded by St Patrick was doubtless in the main identical in doctrine with the churches of Britain and Gaul and other branches of the Western church; but after the recall of the Roman legions from Britain the Irish church was shut off from the Roman world, and it is only natural that there should not have been any great amount of scruple with regard to orthodox doctrine.
She tried to resist the desire that ransacked her body, but his lips and hands broke down every wall she built - shut off every avenue of escape until she no longer wanted to escape... until she no longer questioned his love.
She saw that the cabin was shut off from the rest of the plane by a steel bulkhead with a door in the center.
Today, for fear of its desecration, Stonehenge is usually shut off to public access on midsummer's eve.
Individual lift levers control each cutting unit which feature automatic drive shut-off when raised above the prescribed height.
Both can be tared to the full range and have an auto shut-off to conserve the battery life.
The Phonics Writing Desk learning system features a volume control and an automatic shut-off.
The disk can be fitted with a soft seat if a tight shut-off is required.
The hoist has a direct lever control and emergency shut-off valve.
The new Spot Pro incorporates a vacuum float shut-off and integral cord wrap.
Fitting of automatic fuel shut-off valves which are activated by the fire detection system should be considered.
Unintentional battery drain is avoided through use of automatic Phantom power detection and automatic power shut-off on disconnection of the input signal.
Not all models tho are fitted with a tilt safety shut-off.
Our taps are fitted with an automated shut off system to stop any unnecessary wastage of water.
But at length they came unexpectedly upon a huge rock that shut off the passage and blocked them from proceeding a single step farther.
Each made the other a warning gesture and stood still in the dim light beneath the curtain as if not wishing to leave that seclusion where they three were shut off from all the world.
I think there is a place where you can shut off getting emails.
They fear abusive conservators will shut off life support to patients who would have chosen to live.
Do not water on windy days. Install rain shut-off devices on in-ground irrigation systems to avoid watering lawns during rain events.
However, in dirty weather this may be inconvenient, in which case a remote shut-off switch is a real asset.
So use shut-off nozzles or kink the hose when you 're not spraying.
Configured to automatically activate the energy-saving and shut-off functions, it looks after the pennies, so that the pounds look after themselves.
Unintentional battery drain is avoided through use of automatic Phantom Power detection and automatic power shut-off on disconnection of the input signal.
Imagine the current nuclear standoff with the West caused Iran to shut off their oil supply... The oil price would go BERSERK.
Safety features - Some machines offer an emergency shut off switch for times when you want to stop the belt immediately.
This forces you to get out of bed and onto your feet, since you have to find the Clocky to shut off the sound.
The massage feature includes a shut-off timer that is automatic.
Turn off water while brushing teeth, shaving or hand washing dishes - Learn to shut off the water while you brush, shave or wash dishes.
To compare this further, if the hybrid's engine is able to shut off at red lights and in stop and go traffic it can be classified as a conventional hybrid all the way to a full or muscle hybrid.
For example, you can use the power settings on your computer to shut off your monitor or hard drive after a set period of time.
If you want to get a "friend relationship" going with her (probably a good idea before you ask her out) but you're too nervous to speak to her-you need to find a way to shut off that inner monologue that goes "Oh god, here comes dreamgirl.
Parents have the ability to shut off any of the optional features the site offers, such as chats and image uploads.
When garden sprinklers and hoses are shut off for the winter, remember to water your plants and keep a watering can inside the house so that the water doesn't freeze.
Be sure to shut off and drain any sprinklers and irrigation systems so water does not freeze in the pipes.
There may be a shutoff near the tub, or you'll need to shut off the main supply line to the house.
On the other hand, thermostats offer automatic shut off and start up according to the temperature.
Most models have safety features such as an automatic shut-off if the unit's accidentally knocked over or has something fall on top of it.
Radiators were frequently installed on only one zone, which meant you had to physically shut off a radiator at its base to avoid heating an unoccupied room.
Loosen the water supply hose from the shut-off valve using the adjustable wrench.
Connect the side of the cold water supply hose with the large connector to the cold water side of the faucet and the other side to the cold water shut-off valve.
Similarly, do not over-tighten the water supply hose connections on the shut-off valves.
Because the seasonal sunroom can be shut off from the rest of the house, it may be less necessary to ensure energy efficient windows are installed.
Is your sunroom shut off from the rest of the home?
If you're going to replace a light switch or an outlet, shut off the circuit breaker for that circuit.
A qualified service technician should inspect and clean your furnace each year, including the controls and emergency shut off switches.
Your gas and electric meters should also be kept free from ice and snow during the winter, and shut-off valves should be easily accessible.
It contains a very powerful auger to crush snow and if you don't wait until the power is shut off to put your hand in the machine, you run the risk of severe injury.
Your victim will not only have to deal with bring woken from a sound sleep far earlier than they had planned, but they won't be able to get the noise shut off right away.
Some goggles will automatically shut off in brightly lit conditions, but if yours don't, be sure to turn them off once you're out of the dark.
The lights on this pair of eyeglasses also shut off automatically when folded.
I think half way through the Charlie's Angels opening my brain shut off to protect it from incurring any further damage.
When a severe electric shock injury happens at home, the main power should immediately be shut off.
The Danish blue-eyed genealogy study has led to the theory that blue eyes started with one person who had a mutation on their chromosome that shut off the production of melanin in their iris.
While many have an automatic shut off feature, like the Elmos, you would still be wise to have some batteries on hand if your child is playing with his/her stuffed animal frequently.
Make sure the shut off switch is working.
The iced tea maker has a two liter pitcher, and features an automatic shut off for when the your beverage is done brewing.
The grill includes an auto shut off mechanism, micro safety lock, and grease cup.
This coffee pot has three important time saving features; a programmable start time, the pause and serve feature, and an auto shut off which can be adjusted from one to four hours.
This coffee pot also has a programmable start time, automatic shut off and a stainless steel exterior.
They feature and easy pour lid and auto shut off feature.
These models come in both black and stainless steel finishes, and feature the easy pour lid and auto shut off.
The engine has an automatic shut off feature to keep the appliance from overheating and the front features an easy to read digital display.
It also has a safety shut off in case the unit happens to tip over.
It has two heat settings and can be set on a timer to automatically shut off.
It also has an automatic shut off and an adjustable humidity output.
It disperses a visible mist and has an automatic shut off feature.
The appliance also features a filterless tank, automatic shut off and silent operation.
However, consumers should look for some universal features such as a varying temperature gauge, an automatic shut off feature and a sleek design.
Other safety features to look for include a tip over switch, which turns the appliance off automatically if it falls over, an automatic overheat shut off option and a flame-resistant case.
Also look for features such as automatic shut off and temp control to minimize the amount of time the unit is dawing electricity.
Other features of this model are three fan speeds, a power cord that extends to 72 inches and an automatic shut off.
All irons have steam, cool mist spray and an automatic shut-off feature.
This model is rechargeable and has an automatic shut-off.
Some cordless candles have options like timers, so they'll shut off automatically, or can change colors.
The style of the alarm clock is quite traditional with alarm shut off in the back and large numerals with a big hand, little hand and second hand.
Alarm adjustment and shut off is in the back.
To add a mute or shut off button, place your HTML music code on the page where you want to display the button.
He stopped the ATV and shut off the engine.
They seem to know man isn't a threat until the engine is shut off.
Apparently the water had been shut off up here to keep it from freezing.
Dean rose to shut off the radio just as the news began.