One can cut off a slice of bread, but not an army.
The woman hesitated and took a slice of bread, toying with it.
He stabbed a fork into the roast and cut a small slice off.
You can slice between the bone and sauté them.
This operation, performed in the garden by means of the spade, is carried on in the field on a larger scale by the plough,' which breaks the soil and by inverting the furrow-slice, exposes fresh surfaces to the disintegrating influence of air, rain and frost.
She emerged from the kitchen with a tray laden with coffee and its accoutrements, a slice of pie and water.
His huge tongue hung out of the side of his mouth like a thick slice of bologna.
The bottom-slice caving system of mining begins at the bottom of a hundred-foot block of ground, a floor being excavated under the whole area, leaving pillars of sufficient size to support the ground above.
I'll slice it for you as thick as you want.
9 illustrates the working of a block of ground by the top-slice caving system.
Betsy hesitated, but complied when Grasso feigned a slice with his weapon.
Before winter I built a chimney, and shingled the sides of my house, which were already impervious to rain, with imperfect and sappy shingles made of the first slice of the log, whose edges I was obliged to straighten with a plane.
He resisted for a moment longer, watching the woman expertly slice Katie's shirt open.
Dessert was a slice of five different kinds of pies, and she dug into everything, eating fast.
She felt him slice through her gray uniform with the other and tried to move away.
She threw herself into the snow, watching the lightning slice the air where she'd been.
Subsequently the digging plough came into vogue; the share being wider, a wider furrow is cut, while the slice is inverted by a short concave mould-board with a sharp turn which at the same time breaks up and pulverizes the soil after the fashion of a spade.
Guests who like life on the lighter side can have yogurt and granola parfaits or the mini breakfast--hashbrowns, one egg and a slice of toast.
The chefs slice, chop and flip the beef, chicken, and seafood right in front of customers.
Grab a slice at the outdoor counter after a long day at the beach, or sit inside and watch your pizza pie get made right in front of you before heading to play miniature golf.
It's a good place to enjoy a slice of award-winning pizza and a soda.
Lines of waiting diners regularly go out the front and back doors, winding past carving stations, where chefs slice large slabs of roast beef, the restaurant's specialty.
Lunch offerings include interesting salads such as pan-fried meatballs with mesclun greens and fried chicken-cutlet salad, as well as finger-tip slice steak sandwich and potato, and homemade macaroni and cheese.
Choose a large pizzas for the whole family, or order it by the slice for convenience.
They serve pizza by the slice or pie and their menu boasts over twenty-five different pasta dishes.
The food is cooked on skewers and transferred to the patron's plate where the waitstaff slice it.
Kids love the showmanship of the teppanyaki chefs, as they create smoking volcanoes, flip shrimp tail into their hats and expertly slice and dice ingredients.
The chefs will slice and serve the meats at the table and will leave the table until you let them know you are ready for more servings of meat.
After enjoying clams or shrimp from the buffet, you can choose a slice of pecan pie or a lemon turnover.
If he had simply wanted different clothes, she might have complied, but what he wanted to do was slice his clothing up with a razor blade and get jeans so long that they shredded from being walked on – like the other band members.
The floor containing these old haulage roads now becomes the top slice of the one hundred-foot block of ground below and is mined out as described.
The larger species of fungi, such as the Agaricini and Polyporei, &c., are prepared for the herbarium by cutting a slice out of the centre of the plant so as to show the outline of the cap or pileus, the attachment of the gills, and the character of the interior of the stem.
Napoleon had forced the Portuguese government to cede to him the northernmost arm of the mouth of the Amazon as the southern boundary of French Guiana with a large slice of the unexplored interior westwards.
A disturbance limited to an infinitely thin slice of the medium, is supposed to fall upon a parallel grating, which again may With the best thickness so that in this case w=0 w = (2 w w= 0 be regarded as formed of infinitely thin wires, or infinitely narrow lines traced upon glass.
Io, differs from the top-slice system mainly in the greater thickness given to the working floors, which may be from 12 to 40 ft.
In the latter case the top-slice caving method will usually be employed for the working of such intervening pillars.
In the operation of ploughing the furrow slice is separated from the soil below, and although in humid soils this layer may be left to settle by degrees, in semi-arid regions this loosened layer becomes.
In operation the coulter makes a perpendicular cut separating the furrow-slice which is divided from the "sole" of the furrow Crested Furrow.
If they spring from a thick root it is not to be wantonly severed, but the soil should be removed and the sucker taken off by cutting away a clean slice of the root, which will then heal and sustain no harm.
On the 3rd of August 1795, at Greenville, Ohio, a treaty was concluded between Wayne and twelve Indian tribes, and a narrow slice of the east-south-eastern part of the present state (the disputed lands in the valley of the Maumee) and various other small but not unimportant tracts were ceded to the United States.
About 1721 one Pilaji gaekwar carved a fertile slice of territory out of Gujarat, and afterwards received the title of "Leader of the Royal Troops" from the peshwa.
When a chamber has been excavated and completely filled the slice adjoining is mined out, or at times a block of ground may be left untouched between two filled chambers and then mined out.
During the greater part of the 19th century the ideal of ploughing was to preserve the furrow-slice unbroken, and this object was attained by the use of long mould-boards which turned the slices gently and gradually, laying them over against one another at an angle of 45°, thus providing drainage at the bottom of the furrow, and exposing the greatest possible surface to the influences of the weather.
To these, by a natural process, succeeded the matrix formed of only a thin slice of stone, which was more conveniently adapted for the bezel of the ring; and in this shape the engraved matrix passed on from the Greeks to the Romans.
The subdrift system is somewhat cheaper than the top-slice system, the output per man being greater.
The ferry had long disappeared, and with it a considerable slice of the riverside alluvial soil, which had been washed into the stream by the action of floods.
In addition to the gains mentioned, he bought in iior a large slice of territory, including Bourges and Dun-leRoi, from Eudes Arpin, viscount of Bourges, who was going on the crusade; and toward the end of his reign took Montlhery, whose lord beset the southern approach to Paris.