If there was a real skeleton, there was a real crime.
It certainly does nothing to make the skeleton look more realistic.
He rose to leave and then added, Whatever the age of that skeleton, the facts still remain that someone swapped the bones, someone stole the finger and 'metalman29' was offering an inflated price for the mine.
She described the skeleton as gross, with dead stuff clinging to some of the bones.
It was a skeleton, but it wasn't any good.
The skeleton is cartilaginous, and the skull is remarkable for the very elongate suspensorium of the lower jaw; the tail remains in the notochordal condition, no cartilages being formed in this organ, which is destined to disappear with the gills.
A pretend skeleton someone put there to scare you?
"We're down to skeleton crews already," Toni said, facing him.
The conversation turned back to the substitution of the skeleton and the theft of the small bone from their room.
Will start evacs for our skeleton crew at noon.
"Maybe they were afraid it would date the skeleton," Dean answered.
I wonder who first discovered the skeleton and told Caleb— Martha's friend.
In the skeleton the second and third toes are distinctly more slender than the fourth, showing a tendency towards the character so marked in the following families.
"That's too long ago for the skeleton to be Josh Mulligan," Cynthia said.
"Do you think the fact that the skeleton was in the mine is the reason my brothers-in-law want the property so badly?" she asked.
It was more blood than from a razor cut but nowhere near enough to justify a full skeleton in her bathtub.
My guess is our skeleton friend wasn't important enough to even make the press.
Do you think Fitzgerald was involved with that skeleton in the mine—what you've been calling 'Martha's bones'?
A huge white sycamore skeleton sprawled on the gravel beach, its bark long gone.
Maybe we're aging this skeleton in the wrong direction.
Close to the corner, on an overcoat, sat an old, unshaven, gray-bearded soldier as thin as a skeleton, with a stern sallow face and eyes intently fixed on Rostov.
A characteristic of the class is afforded by the complicated network formed by the leaf -veins, - well seen in a skeleton leaf, from which the soft parts have been removed by maceration.
You could have done something about the skeleton years before now.
How did you locate the skeleton in the mine to be able to swap it?
What was Logan doing with a disassembled skeleton in the bath tub?
We assumed the skeleton would have been discovered if there was activity in there.
All we were trying to do is respond to a little girl's wishes and find out the identity of the skeleton she found.
Both Dean and his wife felt comfortable with Fred researching the identity of the skeleton as long as Fred remained unaware of any direct connection to the Dawkinses.
The bleached skeleton of a huge old Sycamore tree lay near the creek.
One of the greatest curiosities was a huge skeleton brought from Joppa, said to be that of the monster to which Andromeda had been exposed.
While he was interested in what Pumpkin said about Fitzgerald, he wanted to get Martha away from any questions about the skeleton before he could do the asking.
He knew without Martha's map he'd never remember the various turns he and Cynthia had taken to where the skeleton had reposed for over fifty years.
Only the skeleton of life remained: his house, a brilliant wife who now enjoyed the favors of a very important personage, acquaintance with all Petersburg, and his court service with its dull formalities.
And tell me this: how do you conveniently come up with a full skeleton in little Ouray, Colorado over a forty-eight-hour weekend?
With the exception of deceased Dawkins, Senior owning the property where the skeleton was discovered, Fred should be on safe ground limiting his research to the identity of the elusive bones.
In 1853 the Fort of the Twenty-four Hours was demolished, and in the angle specified by Haedo the skeleton of Geronimo was found.
We tried to make the flashlight work but it was as dead as the skeleton guy.
I cleaned the skeleton up pretty well.
When the child he told about the bones didn't come forward and report what he saw, Billy still felt wrong about the skeleton remaining undiscovered.
"That dates our skeleton twenty or more years older than the1960's," Dean said.
- Skeleton of Right incisor very large and chisel-like, Hind-Foot of Koala (Phas- molars with prominent transverse colarctus cinereus), showing ridges, as in Macropus, but without stout opposable hallux, folthe longitudinal connecting ridge.
Mivart, " On the Axial Skeleton of the Ostrich, Struthionidae, Pelecanidae," Trans.
in hornbills and screamers, into every part of the skeleton, or, in the shape of innumerable pneumatic cells, even beneath the skin.
- Ball Bearings of Neptune Log in Skeleton Case.
Then I remembered the skeleton from the play.
"Well," Cynthia sighed, "at least we know the skeleton is real."
This odd animal is provided with a bill or beak, which is not, like that of a bird, affixed to the skeleton, but is merely attached to the skin and muscles.
The Code forms the backbone of the skeleton sketch which is here reconstructed.
From the rough comparison of the skeleton of a bird with that of a man by Pierre Delon, in the 16th century (to go no further back), down to the theory of the limbs and the theory of the skull at the present day; or, from the first demonstration of the homologies of the parts of a flower by C. F.
- Only a mere fraction of the enormous literature dealing with the skeleton of birds can here be mentioned.
Notwithstanding the origin of organs, it still for a certain time, by reason of its want of an internal bony skeleton, remains worm and mollusk, and only later enters into the series of the Vertebrata, although traces of the vertebral column even in the earliest periods testify its claim to a place in that series."
- Skeleton of Hind Foot of Choeropus costanot is.
Or, more intriguingly, perhaps one of the auction's bargain foot lockers contained the remains of the actual skeleton!
Dean could barely wait for Cynthia to finish her conversation before he tossed out his inspiration concerning the skeleton.
It was something grotesque, but definitely not a skeleton.
But he's far too young to have had any involvement with the Dawkinses, the mine, or the skeleton.
Now it was open season, as they had no idea of the skeleton's age—provided Jennifer Radisson's report of Josh Mulligan's later death was credible.
Billy knew where he'd found the skeleton.
Of this baby chimpanzee the skeleton may be seen in the Natural History branch of the British Museum alongside the volume in which it is described.
Earlier, the processes of mummification produced a skeleton merely clothed in a dry and shrunken skin.
In some cases there is only a network of filament-like cells, the spaces between which are not filled with parenchyma, giving a skeleton appearance to the leaf, as in Ouvirandra fenestralis (Lattice plant).
3, Section of dorsal portion of mesoblastic "skeleton."
In the central chamber lay the skeleton of the ancient chief, with his sword, his spear, his bow and a quiver full of arrows.
The skeleton reclined upon a sheet of pure gold, extending the whole length of the body, which had been wrapped in a mantle broidered with gold and studded with precious stones.
In a smaller chamber at the chief's head lay the skeleton of a female, richly attired, extended upon a sheet of pure gold and similarly covered with a sheet of the same metal.
In a third chamber, at chief's feet, lay the skeleton of his favourite horse with saddle,.
In 1880 a pre-Aryan grave was found between the town and the river, with a skeleton painted red, stone implements and a bronze dagger.
The resemblance between the jerboa's and the bird's skeleton is owing to adaptation to a similar mode of existence.
Cicero's method was to construct a commentaries or skeleton of his speech, which he used when speaking.
Mill may well have himself conceived his methods as practically fruitful and normally convincing with the limiting formula in each case more cogent in form but therewith merely the skeleton of the process that but now pulsed with life.
As the living organism includes something of mechanism - the skeleton, for example - so an organic logic doubtless includes determinations of formal consistency.
The skeleton is meaningless apart from reference to its function in the life of an organism, yet there are laws of skeleton structure which can be studied with most advantage if other characters of the organism are relegated to the background.
- anp, Anterior neural pore; be, rudiment of buccal skeleton; c, cilia; cb, ciliated band; cc, ciliated groove; cm, cilia at margin of mouth; gl, external opening of club-shaped gland; Hn, Hatschek's nephridium; lm, left metapleur; n, notochord; pp, praeoral pit; ps, primary gill-slits, I, 5, and 13; rm, right metapleur showing through.
The middle one contains but two families, the cylindrical and often thread-like skeleton shrimps, Caprellidae, and their near cousins, the broad, flattened, so-called whale-lice, Cyamidae.
The traces of human occupation are pieces of charcoal, flints, moccasin tracks and a single skeleton embedded in stalagmite in one of the chasms, estimated, from the present rate of stalagmitic growth, to have lain where found for not more than five hundred years.
PALAEOSPONDYLUS, a small fish-like organism, of which the skeleton is found fossil in the Middle Old Red Sandstone From British Museum Guide to Fossil Reptiles and Fishes, by permission of the Trustees.
The skeleton as preserved is carbonized, and indicates an eelshaped animal from 3 to 5 cm., in length.
- Skeleton of right hindfoot of Kangaroo.
His Lusiads, cast in the Virgilian mould, celebrates the combination of faith and patriotism which led to the discoveries and conquests of the Portuguese, and though the Epic voyage of Vasco da Gama occasioned its composition and formed the skeleton round which it grew, its true subject is the peito illustre lusitano.
45), designed in 1874, consisted of a light, powerful, skeleton frame resting on three wheels; a very effective light engine constructed on a new principle, which dispensed with the old-fashioned, cumbrous boiler; two long, narrow, horizontal aeroplanes; and two comparatively very large aerial screws.
The skull and skeleton do not differ markedly from those of the other cats.
The exterior of the culms is more or less concealed by the leaf-sheaths; it is usually smooth and often highly polished, the epidermal cells containing an amount of silica sufficient to leave after burning a distinct skeleton of their structure.
Buildings in steel are either of " skeleton " or " cage " construction.
These terms may be defined as follows: In "skeleton" construction the columns and girders are built without proper or adequate inter-connexion and would not be able to carry the required weights without the support afforded by the walls; or, as in more recent construction, the walls are self-supporting and the other portions of the building are carried on by the skeleton steelwork.
Skeleton construction is defined by the Chicago building ordinance as follows: " The term ` skeleton construction ' shall apply to all buildings wherein all external and internal loads and strains are transmitted from the top of the building to the foundations by a skeleton or framework of metal.
" If buildings are made fire-proof entirely, and have skeleton construction so designed that their enclosing walls do not carry the weight of the floors or roof, then their walls shall be not less than twelve inches in thickness; and provided, also, that such walls shall be thoroughly anchored to the iron skeleton, and provided, also, that, whether the weight of such walls rests upon beams or pillars, such beams or pillars must be made strong enough in each storey to carry the weight of wall resting upon them without reliance upon the walls below them.
The London Building Acts do not set out any special requirements, but suggestions have been made at the Royal Institution of British Architects for the regulation of skeleton buildings and they are drawn up upon a more scientific basis than the bulk of the existing acts.
In the Fisher Building, Chicago, the entire steel skeleton above the first floor, nineteen storeys and attic, was erected in twenty-six days.
In Germany skeleton steel-framed factory buildings may be erected with half brick (12 cm.), with a restriction that when such buildings are abutting or are in the immediate neighbourhood, i.e.
" The Skeleton in Armour," "The Wreck of the Hesperus," "The Village Blacksmith," "To a Child," "The Bridge," "Excelsior."
Sarmiento, the culminating point of the archipelago, was generally supposed to be volcanic, but it presents such extremely precipitous flanks that John Ball considered it more probably " a portion of the original rock skeleton that formed the axis of the Andean chain during the long ages that preceded the great volcanic outbursts that have covered the framework of the western side of South America."
ANCYLOPODA, or Ancylodactyla, an apparently primitive extinct subordinal group of Ungulata showing certain resemblances to the Perissodactyla, both as regards the cheek-teeth and the skeleton, but broadly distinguished by the feet being of an edentate type, carrying long curved and cleft terminal claws.
The reef-building corals are polyp-colonies, strengthened by the formation of a firm skeleton.
He is the supposed author of a treatise on Graeco-Macedonian tactics (TaKTLKa Ke4aXaca), which, however, is probably not his own work, but the skeleton outline of the lectures delivered by his master, who is known to have written a work on the subject.
The hard calcareous substance to which the name coral is applied is the supporting skeleton of certain members of the Anthozoa, one of the classes of the phylum Coelentera.
The most familiar Anthozoan is the common sea-anemone, Actinia equina, L., and it will serve, although it does not form a skeleton or corallum, as a good example of the structure of a typical Anthozoan polyp or zooid.
horizontal solenia unite to A, Skeleton of a young colony of Platforms (fig.
Hickson.) their bases and the skeleton consists of loose spicules.
The skeleton of the Alcyonacea consists of separate calcareous spicules, which are often, especially in the Nephthyidae, so abundant and so closely interlocked as to form a tolerably firm and hard armour.
The calcareous skeleton of the Pennatulacea consists of scattered spicules, but in one species, Protocaulon molle, spicules are absent.
Although of great interest the Pennatulacea do not form an enduring skeleton or" coral,"and need not be considered in detail in this place.
The order Coenothecalia is represented by a single living species, Heliopora coerulea, which differs from all recent Alcyonaria in the fact that its skeleton is not composed of spicules, but is formed as a secretion from a layer of cells called calicoblasts, which originate from the ectoderm.
The cavities both of the calices and coenenchymal tubes of Heliopora are closed below by horizontal partitions or tabulae, hence the genus was formerly included in the group Tabulata, and was supposed to belong to the madreporarian corals, both because of its lamellar skeleton, which resembles that of a Ma.drepore, and because each calicle has from twelve to fifteen radial partitions or septa projecting into its cavity.
All recent corals, as has already been said, conform so closely to the anatomy of normal Actinians that they cannot be classified apart from them, except that they are distinguished by the possession of a calcareous skeleton.
This skeleton is largely composed of a number of radiating plates or septa, and it differs both in origin and structure from the calcareous skeleton of all Alcyonaria except Heliopora.
The central layer is usually thick and marked by lines of growth; but in Glossograptus and Lasiograptus it is thinned down to a fine membrane stretched upon a skeleton framework of lists and fibres,.
The calcareous skeleton, which may be entirely absent, is usually in the form of minute spicules, sometimes of small irregular plates with no trace of a calycinal or apical system; to these is added a ring of pieces radiately arranged round the oesophagus.
He allowed the Commons to reduce the army to a skeleton, to question.
It may be explained that the Theromorpha, or Anomodontia, are those extinct reptiles so common in the early Secondary (Triassic) deposits of South Africa, some of which present a remarkable resemblance in their dentition and skeleton to mammals, while others come equally near amphibians.
The fate of the reptilian quadrate bone (which is reduced to very small dimensions in the Anomodontia) has been referred to in an earlier section of the present article, where some mention has also been made of the disappearance in mammals of the hinder elements of the reptilian lower jaw, so as to leave the single bone (dentary) of each half of this part of the skeleton in mammals.
Bruce's heart rests in Melrose, but his bones lie in Dunfermline Abbey, where (after the discovery of the skeleton in 1818) they were reinterred with fitting pomp below the pulpit of the New church.
Sometimes the head, oftener the jaw-bone and portions of the skeleton are preserved as relics.
Saint-Pol, Nemours, Charles the Bold, his brother the duke of Berry, old Ren of Anjou and his nephew the count of Maine, heir to the riches of Provence and to rights over Naplesthe skeleton hand mowed down all his adversaries as though it too were in his pay; until the day when at Plessisles-Tours it struck a final blow, claimed its just dues from Louis XL, and carried him off despite all his relics on the 3oth of August 1483.
(30) "On the Structure and Development of the Hyobranchial Skeleton of the Parsley Frog," P.Z.S., 1897, p. 577.
Ridewood, "On the Hyobranchial Skeleton and Larynx of H y menochirus," J.
The only fossils of the clay are radiolaria, sharks' teeth and the ear-bones of whales, precisely those parts of the skeleton of marine creatures which are hardest and can longest survive exposure to sea-water.
In a last ditch effort to get a rise out of sullen Fred, Dean related Martha's story about the mine and her discovery of the skeleton.
It's as if they might have been switchedâ€”from a real skeleton.
When Randy heard the name, he said he'd seen a production performed at college and how hilarious it was when they find the skeleton.
I'm pleased Martha trusted us enough to confide in us, even though now I have to take my hat in my hand and talk Jake Weller into spelunking after a skeleton.
I guess that means you now own a plaster skeleton!
It's as if they might have been switched—from a real skeleton.
But if there was an old skeleton up there, I wonder whose it could be?
of birds, and he seems to have been the first to institute a direct comparison of their skeleton with that of man; but in this respect he only anticipated by a few years the more precise researches of Volcher Coiter, a Frisian, who in 1573 and 1575 published at Nuremberg two treatises, in one of which the internal structure of birds in general is very creditably described, while in the other the osteology and myology of certain forms is given in considerable detail, and illustrated by carefully drawn figures.
It may be noticed that if we take an arbitrary pole in the force-diagram, and draw a corresponding funicular in the skeleton diagram which represents the frame together with the lines of action of the extraneous forces, we obtain two complete reciprocal figures, in Maxwells sense.
Almost everything that is stated in the article Lion concerning the structure of the skeleton, teeth and claws of that animal will apply equally well to the tiger, the difference between the two lying mainly in the skin and its coverings.
In the upper chamber, about half-way between the centre of the base and the apex, was a single skeleton, adorned with beads, copper bracelets and plates of mica; in the lower chamber, directly under the upper and partly in the natural earth, were two skeletons, one adorned with beads and the other without ornament.
- Skeleton of Mammoth (Elephas primigenius), with portions of the skin.
B, Single zooid with the adjacent soft tissues as seen after removal of the skeleton by decalcification.
(After coralline may be regarded as a form of Moseley.) hydroid colony in which the coenosarc forms a felt-work ramifying in all planes, and in which the chitinous perisarc is replaced by a massive calcareous skeleton.
the framework of the fabric of the cell, and the construction of a continuously increasing skeleton; part is used in maintaining the normal temperature of the~plant, part in constructing various substances which are met with in the interior, which serve various purposes in the working of the vital mechanism.
In birds we distinguish between the following regions of the axial skeleton.
The coracoid is one of the most characteristic bones of the bird's skeleton.
The ventral region of the thoracic skeleton is complex, each segment usually possessing a median sternum with paired episterna (in front) and epimera (behind).
In accordance with his directions, his body was dissected in the presence of his friends, and the skeleton is still preserved in University College, London.
They never bear segmented limbs (palps) and only exceptionally (as in the chafers) is the skeleton composed of more than one sclerite.
It has been shown by C. Janet (1889), from careful studies of the musculature, that the greater part of the head-capsule is built up of the four anterior head-segments, the hindmost of which has the mandibles for its appendages, and this conclusion is in the main supported by the recent work on the head skeleton of J.
The " sclerites " that make up the skeleton of the insect (which skeleton, it should be remembered, is entirely external) are composed of this chitinous excretion.
p. 187, note), the skeleton of a fowl to which was attached the head of a hornbill was for a long time exhibited in the Museum of Comparative Anatomy at Paris !
At the same time he states that authors who have occupied themselves with the sternum alone have often produced uncertain results, especially when they have neglected its anterior for its posterior part; for in truth every bone of the skeleton ought to be studied in all its details.
him from making known to the world the rest of his researches in regard to the other bones of the skeleton till he reached the head, and in the memoir cited he treats of the sternum of only a portion of his first " Order."
In the Desmognathae, the vomer is either abortive or so small as toy disappear from the skeleton.
That the palatal structure must be taken into consideration by taxonomers as affording hints of some utility there can no longer be a doubt; but perhaps the characters drawn thence owed more of their worth to the extraordinary perspicuity with which they were presented by Huxley than to their own intrinsic value, and if the same power had been employed to elucidate in the same way other parts of the skeleton - say the bones of the sternal apparatus or even of the pelvic girdle - either set might have been made to appear quite as instructive and perhaps more so.
3 Perhaps this may be partially explained by the fact that the Museum of the College of Surgeons, in which these investigations were chiefly carried on, like most other museums of the time, contained a much larger series of the heads of birds than of their entire skeletons, or of any other portion of the skeleton.
Osborn, Skeleton of Phenacodus primaevus; comparison with Euprotogonia, Bull.
At Llanllaianau was found, in 1841, a stone coffin, holding a well-preserved skeleton of 71 ft.
radius lies on the lesser heights between Langstrath and Dunmail Raise, which may, however, be the crown of an ancient dome of rocks, "the dissected skeleton of which, worn by the warfare of air and rain and ice, now alone remains" (Dr H.
For not only has the weight been more than quadrupled in some of the larger breeds, and the structure of the skull and other parts of the skeleton greatly altered, but the proportionate size of the brain has been reduced and the colour and texture of the fur altered in a remarkable manner.
It is represented by a nearly complete skeleton, and has doublycurved horns and sheep-like teeth.
In accordance with this manner of feeding, the mouth is kept permanently open and prevented from collapsing by a pair of skeletal cornua belonging to a sustentacular apparatus (the nuchal skeleton), the body of which lies within the narrow neck of the proboscis; the latter is inserted into the collar and surrounded by the anterior free flap of this segment of the body.
The nuchal skeleton is a non-cellular laminated thickening of basement-membrane underlying that portion of the stomochord which lies between the above-mentioned pouches and the orifice into the throat.
sk, body of nuchal skeleton.
Related to this substance are " neuro-keratin," found in the medullary sheath of nerves, and " gorgonin," the matrix of the axial skeleton of the coral Gorgonia Cavolinii.
In addition to these, there exists in the interior of the dorsal valve of some genera a variously modified, thin, calcified, ribbon-shaped skeleton for the support of the ciliated arms, and the form of this ribbon serves as one of the chief generic characters of both recent and extinct forms. This brachial skeleton is more developed in some genera than in others.
may be, as in Cistella, applied flat to the inner surface of the dorsal mantle fold, but more usually they are raised free from the body like a pair of moustaches, and as they are usually far too long to lie straight in the mantle cavity, they are folded or coiled up. The brachial skeleton which in many cases supports the arms has been mentioned above.
In this region,` nevertheless, skeleton river systems cover the country north and south.
In the north-west chamber was a woman's skeleton, and she had her jewels, mostly of Greek work.
By every skeleton were drinking vessels.
In the English process the bars are heated cautiously on an inclined hearth, when relatively pure tin runs off, while a skeleton of impure metal remains.
The have been identified by Helbig with small spirals of gold wire, such as are found in early Etruscan tombs lying near the head of the skeleton.
In old age he was a mere skeleton, with a long nose and eyes of preternatural brilliancy peering out of his wig.
Except, indeed, for its relatively shorter limbs Megatherium americanum rivalled an elephant in bulk, the total length of the skeleton being 18 feet, five of which are taken up by the tail.
- Skeleton of the (From Owen.) FIG.
Its early "campaigns" excited violent opposition, a "Skeleton Army" being organized to break up the meetings, and for many years Booth's followers were subjected to fine and imprisonment as breakers of the peace.
The first complete skeleton of a gorilla sent to Europe was received at the museum of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1851, and the first complete skin appears to have reached the British Museum in 1858.
So long ago as the year 1855, when the species was known to zoologists only by its skeleton, a gorilla was actually living in England.
On its death, the body was sent to Mr Charles Waterton, of Walton Hall, by whom the skin was mounted in a grotesque manner, and the skeleton given to the Leeds museum.
The monument, after repeatedly resisting the violence of curiosity, was broken into in 1810 by the French soldiery; the statue was mutilated, and the yellow hair was cut from the broken skeleton, to be preserved in reliquaries and blown away by the wind.
In the ectoparasitic Trematodes this post-oral sucker is a complex disk placed near the hinder end and provided With suckerlets, hooks and a musculature arising from a special skeleton.
In other Cheilostomes the amount of calcification may be much less, the supporting skeleton being largely composed of the organic material chitin.
The bones of the skeleton generally more resemble those of the Indian elephant than of any other species, but the skull differs in the narrower summit, narrower temporal fossae, and more prolonged incisive sheaths, supporting the roots of the enormous tusks.
In the middle Eocene formations of North America occurs the more specialized Uintatherium (or Dinoceras), typifying the family Uintatheriidae, which also contains species sometimes Restored skeleton of Uintatherium (Dinoceras) mirabile.
There is the full series of 44 teeth, generally without any gaps, and most of the bones of the skeleton are separate and complete; while, in many instances at any rate, the tail was much longer than in any existing ungulates, and the whole bodily form approximated to that of a carnivore.
Skeleton of Mylodon robustus (Pleistocene, South America).
The remains, which include not only the skeleton and skin, but likewise the droppings, were found buried in grass which appears to have been chopped up by man, and it thus seems not only evident that these ground-sloths dwelt in the cave, but that there is a considerable probability of their having been kept there in a semi-domesticated state by the early human inhabitants of Patagonia.
The bestknown generic types are Eucholoeops, Hapalops and Pseudahapalops, of which considerable portions of the skeleton have been disinterred.
Mantell in the Wealden formation of Sussex, and a large part of the skeleton, lacking the head, was subsequently discovered in a block of ragstone in the Lower Greensand near i Skeleton of Iguanodon bernissartensis.
These fossils, which are now in the British Museum, were interpreted by Dr Mantell, who made comparisons with the skeleton of Iguana, on the erroneous supposition that the resemblance in the teeth denoted some relationship to this existing lizard.
Beckles in the Wealden cliffs near Hastings; and an accurate knowledge of the skeleton was only obtained when many complete specimens were disinterred by the Belgian government from the Wealden beds at Bernissart, near Mons, during the years 1877-1880.
LAMPREY, a fish belonging to the family Petromyzontidae (from r rpos and Ww, literally, stone-suckers), which with the hag-fishes or Myxinidae forms a distinct subclass of fishes, the Cyclostomata, distinguished by the low organization of their skeleton, which is cartilaginous, without vertebral segmentation, without ribs or real jaws, and without limbs.
or lower Tertiary formation containing fossils of Dinosaurs and Mosasaurs, and in the museum of the university of Montana is the greater part of the skeleton of a Dinosaur which was found here.
The main towers consist of a skeleton of steel, enclosed in a facing of granite and Portland stone, backed with brickwork.
Skeleton towers on the piers supported chains attached to the arched ribs at suitable points.
Like the Astin-tagh it stretches towards the E.N.E., and, like it, appears to be built up of granite and schists, but its crest is greatly denuded, so that it is a mere crumbling skeleton protruding above the deep mantle of disintegrated material which masks its flanks.
Great quantities of bones have been found in caves and in swamps, so that now nearly every part of the skeleton, of some kind or other, is known.
The Hydrozoa comprise the hydroids, so abundant on all shores, most of which resemble vegetable organisms to the unassisted eye; the hydrocorallines, which, as their name implies, have a massive stony skeleton and resemble corals; the jelly-fishes so called; and the Siphonophora, of which the species best known by repute is the so-called "Portuguese man-of-war" (Physalia), dreaded by sailors on account of its terrible stinging powers.
An internal mesogloeal skeleton is not found.
In September 1839 a 3-foot speculum was finished and mounted on an altazimuth stand similar to Herschel's; but, though the definition of the images was good (except that the diffraction at the joints of the speculum caused minute rays in the case of a very bright star), and its peculiar skeleton form allowed the speculum to follow atmospheric changes of temperature very quickly, Lord Rosse decided to cast a solid 3-foot speculum.
- Skeleton Of Allosaurus.
The skeleton (fig.
4) was found nearly complete in the beds of the Morrison formation, Upper Jurassic of central Wyoming, U.S.A. Near it was discovered the posterior portion of the skeleton of a giant herbivorous dinosaur (Brontosaurus Marsh).
It was observed that ten of the caudal vertebrae of the latter skeleton bore tooth marks and grooves corresponding exactly with the sharp pointed teeth in the jaw of the carnivorous dinosaur.
" Only on the supposition that these volcanoes, which are on the surface connected by a skeleton of volcanic rocks, are also united under the surface by a chain of volcanic elements in continual activity, may we account for the earthquakes which in the direction mentioned cause the American continent, from the Gulf of Mexico to the Pacific Ocean, to oscillate at the same time " (Egloffstein, p. 37).
The height and massiveness of the mountains decrease to the south-west, where the piedmont belt sweeps westward around them in western Georgia and eastern Alabama Some of the residual mountains hereabouts are reduced to a mere skeleton or framework by the retrogressive penetration of widening valleys between wasting spurs; the very type of vanishing forms, Certain districts within the mountains, apparently consisting of less resistant crystalline rocks, have been reduced to basin-like peneplains in the same time that served only to grade the slopes and subdue the summits of the neighboring mountains of more resistant rocks; the best example of this kind is the Asheville peneplain in North Carolina, measuring about 40 by 20 m.
The ruined skeleton of the great tower arches now terminates the building eastward.
The foot is a muscular mass without cuticle or skeleton, excepting certain cuticular structures such as the byssus of Lamellibranchs and the operculum of Gastropods, which do not aid in locomotion.
The skeleton is laid out at full length, generally with the head towards the west or north, a spear at one side and a sword and shield obliquely across the middle.
No objects have been discovered belonging to the period intermediate between the 7th and 3rd centuries B.C.; but "from about 250 B.C. onwards we have a series of Praenestine graves surmounted by the characteristic ` pine-apple ' of local stone, containing stone coffins with rich bronze, ivory and gold ornaments beside the skeleton.
In connexion with this controversy Lessing wrote his brilliant little treatise, Wie die Alten den Tod gebildet (1769), contrasting the medieval representation of death as a skeleton with the Greek conception of death as the twin-brother of sleep.
The fact that this decrease of strength begins shortly after the carboncontent rises above the eutectoid or pearlite ratio of o 90% is natural, because the brittleness of the cementite which, in hypereutectoid steels, forms a more or less continuous skeleton (Alloys, Pl., fig.
The large massive plates of cementite which form the network or skeleton in hyper-eutectoid steels should, under distortion, naturally tend to cut, in the softer pearlite, chasms too serious to be healed by the inflowing of the plastic ferrite, though this ferrite flows around and Steel White Cast Iron 100 75 K 0 ?
In short, from Ar 3 to Ar t the excess substance ferrite or cementite, in hypoand hyper-eutectoid steels respectively, progressively crystallizes out as a network or skeleton within the austenite mothermetal, which thus progressively approaches the composition of hardenite, reaching it at Ar t, and there splitting up into ferrite and cementite interstratified as pearlite.
1, surrounded as it is by the still molten mother-metal out of which it is growing, form a nearly continuous skeleton of very large flakes, which do break up in a most harmful way the continuity of the mass of cast iron in which they are embedded.
The primary graphite (§ 26) generally forms a coarse, nearly continuous skeleton of curved black plates, like those shown in fig.
We must grasp clearly this conception of metallic matrix and encased graphite skeleton if we are to understand this subject.
steel in which is encased a skeleton of graphite plates, besides some very fine scattered particles of graphite.
Next let us imagine that, in a series of cast irons all containing 4% of carbon, the graphite of the initial skeleton changes gradually into cementite and thereby becomes part of the matrix, a change which of course has two aspects, first, a gradual thinning of the graphite skeleton and a decrease of its continuity, and second, a gradual introduction of cementite into the originally pure ferrite matrix.
The mass as a whole, then, consists of 96.4 parts of metallic matrix, which itself is in effect a 0.415% carbon rail steel, weakened and embrittled by having its continuity broken up by this skeleton of graphite forming 3.6% of the whole mass by weight, or say 12% by volume.
As, in succeeding members of this same series of cast irons, more of the graphite of the initial skeleton changes into cementite and thereby becomes part of the metallic matrix, so the graphite skeleton becomes progressively thinner and more discontinuous, and the matrix richer in cementite and hence in carbon and hence equivalent first to higher and higher carbon steel, such as tool steel of I carbon, file steel of 1.50%, wire-die steel of 2% carbon and then to white cast iron, which consists essentially of much cementite with little ferrite.
Second, though the brittleness should be lessened somewhat by the decrease in the extent to which the continuity of the strong matrix is broken up by the graphite skeleton, yet this effect is outweighed greatly by that of the rapid substitution in the matrix of the brittle cementite for the' very ductile copper-like ferrite, so that the brittleness increases continuously (RS), from that of the very grey graphitic cast irons, which, like that of soapstone, is so slight that the metal can endure severe shock and even indentation without breaking, to that of the pure white cast iron which is about as brittle as porcelain.
Here let us recognize that what gives this transfer of carbon from graphite skeleton to metallic matrix such very great influence on the properties of the metal is the fact that the transfer of each 1%.
First, if the skeleton which it forms is continuous, then its planes of junction with the metallic matrix offer a path of low resistance to the passage of liquids or gases, or in short they make the metal so porous as to unfit it for objects like the cylinders of hydraulic presses, which ought to be gas-tight and water-tight.
2 At Sgurgola, in the valley of the Sacco, a skeleton was found in a rock-cut tomb of this period which still bears traces of painting with cinnabar.
In general form, so far as can be judged from the disarticulated skeleton, the okapi was more like an antelope than a giraffe, the fore and hind cannon-bones, and consequently the entire limbs, being of approximately equal length.
In skeleton leaves, or leaves in which the parenchyma is removed, this arrangement is well seen.
these a complete skeleton was obtained in 1901 from the Middle Miocene deposits of north-eastern Colorado, and as mounted stands 19 in.
With the exception that the right antler is malformed and partially aborted, and that the bones of the lateral toes have been lost, the skeleton is practically complete.
From the presence of these well-marked antlers the skeleton would at first sight be set down as that of a small and primitive deer, conforming in regard to the structure of these appendages to the American type of the group. Mr W.
Matthew shows, however, that the skeleton of Merycodus, as the extinct ruminant is called, differs markedly from that of all deer.
As regards the general structure of the rest, of the skeleton, it must suffice to say that this agrees closely with that of the antelopes and the prongbuck, and differs markedly from the cervine type.
In the absence of any trace of the lower extremities of the metacarpal and metatarsal bones of the lateral toes the skeleton differs from the American deer, and resembles those hollow-horned ruminants in which these toes persist.
Whatever be the ultimate verdict, the association of antlers - and these, be it noticed, conforming almost exactly with the forked type characteristic of American deer - with an antilopine type of skull, skeleton and teeth in Merycodus is a most interesting and unexpected feature.
Not till the discovery of the skeleton of the' species described by Mr Matthew was it possible to arrive at an adequate conception of the affinities of this remarkable ruminant.
The lateral toes may be completely absent, but more often are represented by the hoofs alone, supported sometimes by a very rudimentary skeleton, consisting of mere irregular nodules of bone.
It is also employed for the building of light bridges, floors, and pipes constructed of cement mortar disposed round a skeleton of iron rods.
Unfortunately, the skull is incomplete, and the rest of the skeleton very imperfectly known; but sufficient of the former remains to show that the socket of the eye was open behind, and of the latter to indicate that in the hind-foot, at any rate, the upper bones of the two functional toes had not coalesced into a cannon-bone.
However, the fact that various recent birds possess the same kind of caudal skeleton, likewise without a pygostyle, although reduced to at least 13 vertebrae, shows that the two terms do not express a fundamental difference.
The hand skeleton consists of 3 completely separate metacarpals, each carrying a corn FIG.
Huxley, "Remarks on the Skeleton of the Archaeopteryx and on the relations of the bird to the reptile," Geol.
A single skeleton has been found, which is deposited in one of the museums at Paris.
If the skeleton dated back to the 1960's, as they were now beginning to believe, all the current playersâ€”the four Dawkinses, stepmother Jenny Radisson, and even Fitzgeraldâ€”would have barely been born, thereby excusing them from any direct culpability.
Surely none of the Dawkinses, who lived in California, would have had either access to or knowledge of the trunk-stored skeleton.
I wonder who first discovered the skeleton and told Calebâ€” Martha's friend.
"There's still the balance of the skeleton that Mrs. Worthington's sister has," Cynthia said when he mentioned his concern.
While that conjecture made a nice pat story, it didn't answer who was now so concerned with forty-year-old happenings to switch the skeleton, steal a finger bone, offer a substantial price for a virtually worthless mine, and perhaps take a shot at visitors to the Lucky Pup.
Do you think Fitzgerald was involved with that skeleton in the mineâ€”what you've been calling 'Martha's bones'?
Now it was open season, as they had no idea of the skeleton's ageâ€”provided Jennifer Radisson's report of Josh Mulligan's later death was credible.
Mr Dennys relied on certain passages in Hansard in his skeleton argument.
In doing so we are assisted by the fact that the District Judge has provided us with comments on the appellant's skeleton argument.
articulated skeleton of a small cow.
axial skeleton is via the clavicle.
The skeleton was eventually bequeathed to the College of Surgeons in Edinburgh.
bob skeleton World Cup with a sixth place finish in Canada.
The human genome sequence is proving a boon to researchers investigating disorders of the skeleton.
cartilaginous skeleton inside the bone armor.
It's a testament to the screen charisma of Kate Hudson that The Skeleton Key is half-way watchable.
Skeletal pathology Numerous pathological conditions, especially chronic, long lasting disease, affect the human skeleton.
consonantal skeleton of the words.
The hard skeleton of coral is built by a community of animals related to jellyfish, coral polyps.
It appeared to be a small skeleton in a black cowl.
These often form around a nucleus of some sort, which could be a sponge skeleton or other marine detritus.
But still only die-hard Hudson fans or desperate horror junkies will find The Skeleton Key worth unlocking.
Can't say I saw the skeleton dude, or his chick's calves.
excavate the skeleton of a mysterious prehistoric animal and then assemble the skeleton to form a dinosaur model.
In 1994, however, the first case was described in the skeleton of an elderly female from a medieval cemetery in London.
Human bone: left femur - (Skeleton 4 ).
grapple grappling irons, police dragged Frazer's skeleton to the surface.
The most obvious effect is that it stimulates linear growth of the skeleton.
Put on a Halloween skeleton costume, a witches costume or simply pop on a skull halloween mask.
The lecture handouts are skeleton notes to guide you in your work.
From alien sightings to terrifying Skeleton Ghost Pirates, spooks and scares lurk around every corner creating high seas hilarity and swashbuckling excitement.
The boron skeleton takes the form of a regular icosahedron.
jackal population on the Skeleton Coast.
The skeleton of the general ledger is, turn, the chart of accounts.
luge competition and skeleton competition?
Syllabus Plan and Content Normal human anatomy Axial skeleton: joints, associated musculature and other tissues.
osteoblast activity is essential for remodeling our skeleton as changes become necessary.
Truth rather than fancy was that much of his much, much older skeleton was stained by blood tinted ochre pigment.
plesiosaur skeleton may be named after the electrician who found it, experts said.
These enzymes catalyze many reactions such as carbon skeleton rearrangements or the removal of a methyl group from a tertiary amine.
The amphipods include the extremely common sand hopper and the bizarre skeleton shrimps.
Scribe Ehren Kruger, who is teaming with Bobker and helmer Iain Softley on Skeleton Key for Universal Pictures, penned the Grimm screenplay.
We carry scythes in the army of the robed skeleton who is carved on a thousand doorways, a thousand walls.
simplifytom Locants Superatom locants specify the nodes of the simplified skeleton that are replaced by the amplificants specified by the amplification prefixes.
Back on the excavation at the Kloster they had unearthed a skeleton so Sarah and I returned to help excavate it.
Dig and excavate the skeleton of a mysterious prehistoric animal and then assemble the skeleton to form a dinosaur model.
It was found intact, lying over the articulated skeleton of a small cow.
Superatom Locants Superatom locants specify the nodes of the simplified skeleton that are replaced by the amplificants specified by the amplification prefixes.
skeleton buried in a grave.
The relationship will help the radiographers extend their knowledge and skills to include reporting images of the appendicular skeleton.
The only direct bony link to the axial skeleton is via the clavicle.
Skull The bony skeleton of the head, which protects and covers the brain.
A major constituent of the embryonic and young vertebrate skeleton, it is converted largely to bone with maturation.
Glossary: Calyx: hard outer cup of the coral skeleton, within which the polyp lives.
skeleton argument which contended for a wider order.
Little old lady: How old is that dinosaur skeleton?
Britain's Kristan Bromley kicked off his campaign in the 2005/6 bob skeleton World Cup with a sixth place finish in Canada.
To find the museum, look for the spectacular whale skeleton, hung above the entrance and visible through the archway from Downing Street.
skeleton in the family closet.
skeleton of a mysterious prehistoric dinosaur and assemble the pieces to form a dinosaur model!
skeleton of a whale would represent the largest size attained by a mammal.
Spine The spine supports the skeleton, and surrounds and protects the delicate spinal cord and nerves.
On one of the faces there was the remains of a ground squirrel nest, with a squirrel skeleton still curled up inside.
Some of my research team had been on survey near Southwold and literally stumbled on a skeleton.
Human bone: left tibia - (Skeleton 3 ).
This form of skeleton toboggan with metal runners was further refined by Mr Arden Bott in 1902, who added the sliding seat.
tooth mole's long canine teeth are sharp and pierce the hard outer skeleton of insect prey.
unearthed a human skeleton, the boys did not run screaming out of the woods, did they?
A skeleton form lay moldering there In the bridal wreath of that lady fair.
He therefore regards it as the inner lobe (lacinia) of that maxilla, comparing it with the remarkable " pick " of the maxilla of a book-louse (see Copeognatha in article Neuroptera), The paired piercers, connected by muscles with the base of the maxillae, but attached directly to the head skeleton, into which they can be withdrawn, are regarded by Borner as true mandibles.
To these we may add the Latin Itinerarium Alexandri, a skeleton outline of Alexander's campaigns dedicated to the emperor Constantius (A.D.
The remainder of the appendicular skeleton (fig.
Johnson, " On the Development of the Pelvic Girdle and Skeleton of the Hind-limb in the Chick," Q.J.M.S., xxiii., 1883, pp. 399-4 11; K.
The balls and races are enclosed in a skeleton cage (fig.
It is for this purpose that the skeleton cage is screwed internally at both ends, fitting a screwed ring inside the cap F (fig.
The armillary sphere survives as useful for teaching, and may be described as a skeleton celestial globe, the series of rings representing the great circles of the heavens, and revolving on an axis within a horizon.
peculiarities of the skeleton or portions of the skeleton of certain birds - one of the most remarkable of which is that on the component parts of the foot (pp. tot - toy) pointing out the aberration from the ordinary structure exhibited by the Goatsucker (Caprimulgus) and the Swift (Cypselus) - an aberration which, if rightly understood, would have conveyed a warning to those ornithological systematists who put their trust in birds' toes for characters on which to.
It is not a simple diverticulum of the collar-gut, but a complex structure possessing paired lateral pouches and a ventral convexity (ventral caecum) which rests in a concavity at the f_ ont end of the body of the nuchal skeleton (fig.
At the point where the stomochord opens into the buccal cavity the nuchal skeleton bifurcates, and the two cornua thus produced pass obliquely backwards and downwards embedded in the wall of the throat, often giving rise to projecting ridges that bound a dorsal groove of the collar-gut which is in continuity with the wall of the stomochord (fig.
In Megerlia it is three times attached, first to the hinge-plate, and then to the septum by processes from the diverging and reflected positions of the loop. In Magas the brachial skeleton is composed of an elevated longitudinal septum reaching from one valve to the other, to which are affixed two pairs of calcareous lamellae, the lower ones riband-shaped; attached first to the hinge-plate, they afterwards proceed by a gentle curve near to the anterior portion of the septum, to the sides of which they are affixed; the second pair originate on both sides of the upper edge of the septum, extending in the form of two triangular anchor-shaped lamellae (fig.
The trilobation of the head and body - due to the expansion and flattening of the sides or "pleura" of the tegumentary skeleton - is so closely repeated in the young of Limulus that the latter has been called " the trilobite stage " of Limulus (fig.
The majority are of very rude workmanship, bodies and limbs being represented by mere skeleton lines or unfilled outlines; a few vessels (e.g.
Creodont characters (see Creodonta) are displayed in the skeleton.
The folds are so disposed that the thick skin shall be capable of bending in grasping, while at the same time it requires to be tightly bound down to the skeleton of the hand, else the slipping of the skin would lead to insecurity of prehension, as the quilting or buttoning down of the covers of furniture by upholsterers keeps them from slipping.
Graphite, nearly pure carbon, is characteristic of " gray cast iron," in which it exists as a nearly continuous skeleton of very thin laminated plates or flakes (fig.
Eventually, when the whole of the graphite of the skeleton has changed into cementite, the mass as a whole becomes typical or ultra white cast iron, consisting of nothing but ferrite and cementite, distributed as follows (see fig.
With very few exceptions a calcareous skeleton is present in all Alcyonaria; it usually consists of spicules of carbonate of lime, each spicule being formed within an ectodermic cell (fig.
The skeleton or corallum of a typical solitary coral - the common Devonshire cupcoral Caryophyllia smithii (fig.
The exceptional character of the cave is reinforced by the discovery of a human skeleton buried in a grave.
He did not invite the Judge to peruse his skeleton argument which contended for a wider order.
It was clearly not common knowledge within the family, but suppressed as a sort of skeleton in the family closet.
Dig and excavate the skeleton of a mysterious prehistoric dinosaur and assemble the pieces to form a dinosaur model !
For instance, the skeleton of a whale would represent the largest size attained by a mammal.
Part of the IDL skeleton for this service generated by the stub compiler was linked with the HTTP server.
A skeleton with a tangle of brown hair adhering to it lay among the debris.
Human bone: left tibia - (Skeleton 3).
The mole 's long canine teeth are sharp and pierce the hard outer skeleton of insect prey.
Unlike many bones in a whale 's skeleton, the tympanic bone is very dense.
Having unearthed a human skeleton, the boys did not run screaming out of the woods, did they?
The tiny skeleton of Flo unearthed by archeologists on an island in the Indian Ocean was only a meter high.
Cartilage constitutes a major component of the vertebrate skeleton.
The most basic programs feature a generic skeleton room that you can decorate, while the more precise programs let you enter your room dimensions, window placement, doors, and even the size of the furniture you have now.
If the teeth are to be drawn on your skin (skeleton makeup, for example), you can check specific makeup tutorials for tips.
Girls Skeleton Grey: This tee shirt is done in a soft heather grey, a look that successfully belies the skeleton housed on the right, next to the words "We Walk Alone".
If you have a bit of a dark sense of humor, you can even go with something like a skeleton or a zombie.
She has amassed an impressive resume of films since then, including The Skeleton Key; You, Me, and Dupree and Fool's Gold.
The skeleton is part of this system that is the framework for the dog.
Of the three ninja suit styles available, the Kobra Kai is the favorite and no wonder - it's black with a white skeleton on front!
Summon Skeleton was my most useful spell.
As a result, the child may develop various deformities of the skeleton or disorders related to the relative looseness of the ligaments.
The delay in normal functioning caused by brachial plexopathy and any muscle imbalances across a joint can have a major impact on the child's growing skeleton and can result in permanent muscular-skeletal abnormalities.
In this diagnostic procedure, a radioactive tracer is injected into the bloodstream and images are taken of specific areas or the entire skeleton by CT or MRI.
In addition to the importance of calcium for strong bones, many alternative treatment approaches recommend use of mineral supplements to help build and maintain a healthy, resilient skeleton.
Using ultrasound, a doctor can examine the fetus's skeleton for bowing of the leg or arm bones, fractures, shortening, or other bone abnormalities that may indicate OI.
About 99 percent of calcium and 85 percent of phosphate occur in the skeleton as crystals of calcium phosphate.
In addition to determining serum calcium, phosphorus, and vitamin D levels, the diagnosis of calcium and phosphorus deficiency may involve taking x rays of the skeleton.
When the skeleton grows so thick that nerves are unable to pass between bones, the individual may have a nerve damage, paralysis, or become blind or deaf.
Speech therapy is often needed in young children, because the heavy skeleton can cause language delays even in children of normal intelligence.
Compact cortical bone, representing about 80 percent of the mature skeleton, supports the body, and features extra thickness at the midpoint in long bones to prevent the bones from bending.
Both round and flat bones of the skeleton are capable of continued growth throughout life.
With growing concern about adult osteoporosis, it is important to realize that the mass of skeleton built during childhood and into early adulthood constitutes bone banked against inevitable later withdrawals.
Electrical stimulation of the muscles causes contraction, and the force of contraction pulling on the skeleton causes movement of the arm, hand, and fingers.
Think of your skeleton as a bank for your body's minerals.
Most of us have a skeleton or two in our closets from something stupid we did when we were young.
The main character of this feature film is Jack Skellington, a skeleton who is described as the king of Halloween Town - a world where it is Halloween every day of the year.
Skeleton Floor Puzzle (ages 5 and up) - A fun way for kids to learn about the body's skeletal system.
The skeleton of the pig came completely together, and then it began wandering toward the hunter's home.
The creature was a glaring, snarling bloody skeleton of the pig.
Strong Double safety clasp, Scratch resistant Sapphire crystal, Skeleton case back, Water resistant to 200m/660ft.
Omega also offers several attractive specialty Omega watches for a man with unique and eye-catching designs, including the Jewelry, Museum, Skeleton and Tourbillon lines.
The skeleton that graces the face of the Sydney watch tells the time.
The watch dial is almost solid with the skeleton's features showing the time through the eye socket and through his nose.
A skeleton wristwatch shows all the internal workings of a watch.
A skeleton wristwatch is an interesting form of watch.
Unlike normal watches that have a solid face and back, a skeleton watch has a glass section that allows people to see the inner workings of the watch.
There are many different types and style of skeleton wristwatch.
Stuhrling Original Men's Lifestyle 'Winchester' Skeleton Automatic Watch - this is an automatic watch.
The Stuhrling skeleton watch allows the wearer to see through to the automatic mechanism.
Fossil Men's Automatic Black Leather Skeleton Watch - the highly stylized range of watches from Fossil Watches includes skeleton watches.
This skeleton watch has a see through dial with a black surround.
Invicta Men's II Collection Skeleton Mechanical Watch - the Invicta II range of watches combine high style with functionality.
The skeleton watch has a clear face which shows the unique workings of the watch.
Many watch manufacturers have a skeleton watch line in their collection.
Many great deals can be found when shopping around for a skeleton wristwatch.
There are a few things, however, to consider when buying a new skeleton watch.
Try before buying - with so many different types of skeleton watch styles available, it can be useful to actually try the watch on before buying.
A skeleton watch may be slightly more difficult to read than a normal watch face.
Therefore trying the watch on first will be a good opportunity to look closely at the watch and make sure that the skeleton face does not mask the ease of telling the time.
A skeleton watch can make an excellent choice and makes a great gift.
With so many to choose from, stylish skeleton watches for both men and women are readily available.
A magician, a skeleton, a duck and a bird are just some of the ideas presented here.
Mr. Bottle Bones: Recycle old milk jugs into a giant skeleton.
According to the Journal of Nutrition, your body responds to the acidifying effect of uric acid by releasing calcium ions from your skeleton to buffer your blood.
Your feet may require insoles for extra support, or perhaps just a little extra shock absorption to be nice to your skeleton.
Calcium supplementation goes a long way towards keeping the skeleton in shipshape, but regular exercise (weight training in particular) can further tilt the odds in your favor.
The skeleton may seem like a fairly static thing, but the truth is that it, too, adapts to the demands being put upon it.
A large plastic skeleton hanging by its neck and wearing pirate gear would be a great mood setter as well.
This is the "skeleton", so to speak, and it serves as a way for the designer to put the information and elements of a page into a format that the web browser can interpret and show correctly.
It was a skeleton?
Tell me exactly where this mine is located, and just where the skeleton is.
But there was a real skeleton.
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