How to use Spar in a sentence

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  • Ornaments are manufactured by the inhabitants from alabaster and spar; and excellent lime is burned at the quarries near Poole's Hole.

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  • Jule's throat tightened as he listened to the two of them spar verbally.

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  • Barium hydroxide, Ba(OH) 2, is a white powder that can be obtained by slaking the monoxide with the requisite quantity of water, but it is usually made on the large scale by heating heavy spar with small coal whereby a crude barium sulphide is obtained.

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  • Air, flint, glass, rock-crystal, calcareous spar were examined, but without effect.

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  • Jule kicks my ass every time we spar.

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  • He followed the group to the courtyard to spar.

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  • Why don't you go spar?

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  • Hey, you wanna spar?

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  • We used to spar every day, until a few months ago, when I took a mate.

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  • Since he realized he wanted more from her than to spar?

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  • She found herself remembering what his body looked like when he stripped down to spar with her, how the muscular length of him felt against her own body when they were locked in combat.

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  • Sirian partnered with Rissa while the guards fanned out around them, one alert while the other four paired up to spar.

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  • Unable to help her curiosity, she stepped onto the porch and leaned against the railing, watching the three men swap in and out to spar.

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  • The men didn't spar long after she left the porch.

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  • We find in nature two other unlike substances, marble and Iceland spar, each of which is wholly composed of carbon dioxide and lime.

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  • Its most striking feature and the one from which it derives its name barytes, barite (from the Greek Oapis, heavy) or heavy spar, is its weight.

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  • The inferior varieties of commercial "white lead" are produced by mixing the genuine article with more or less of finely powdered heavy spar or occasionally zinc-white (ZnO).

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  • Second in importance is the carbonate, calamine (q.v.) or zinc spar, which at one time was the principal ore; it almost invariably contains the carbonates of cadmium, iron, manganese, magnesium and calcium, and may be contaminated with clay, oxides of iron, galena and calcite; "white calamine" owes its colour to much clay; "red calamine" to admixed iron and manganese oxides.

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  • Calcium metasilicate, CaSiO 3, occurs in nature as monoclinic crystals known as tabular spar or wollastonite; it may be prepared artificially from solutions of calcium chloride and sodium silicate.

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  • After three days he worked with common electricity, trying glass, heavy optical glass, quartz, Iceland spar, all without effect, as on former trials.

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  • Next the metal is covered with a very basic slag, made by melting lime with a little silica and fluor spar.

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  • A cement for Derbyshire spar and china, &c., is composed of 7 parts of rosin and i of wax, with a little plaster of Paris; a small quantity only should be applied to the surfaces to be united, for, as a general rule, the thinner the stratum of a cement, the more powerful its action.

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  • Scheele, in examining a specimen of pyrolusite, found a new substance to be present in the mineral, for on treatment with sulphuric acid it gave an insoluble salt which was afterwards shown to be identical with that contained in heavy spar.

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  • Barium occurs chiefly in the form of barytes or heavy spar, BaS 04, and witherite, BaCO 3, and to a less extent in baryto-calcite, baryto-celestine, and various complex silicates.

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  • Barium chloride, BaCl 2.2H 2 O, can be obtained by dissolving witherite in dilute hydrochloric acid, and also from heavy spar by ignition in a reverberatory furnace with a mixture of coal, limestone and calcium chloride, the barium chloride being extracted from the fused mass by water, leaving a residue of insoluble calcium sulphide.

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  • In both cases the spar evolves free fluorine, which ozonizes the air.

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  • The dark purple spar, called by the workmen "bull beef," may be changed, by heat, to a rich amethystine tint.

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  • Being very brittle, the spar is rather difficult to work on the lathe, and is often toughened by means of resin.

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  • Much of the raw material for this industry, such as ball, flint, and spar clays and kaolin, is imported from other states.

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  • The aeroplanes are aeronaut attached to main kept in parallel plane by spar.

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  • That this is not a necessary characteristic of light was discovered by Christian Huygens, who found that, whereas a stream of sunlight in traversing a rhomb of spar in any but one direction always gives rise to two streams of equal brightness, each of these emergent streams is divided by a second rhomb into two portions having a relative intensity dependent upon the position with respect to one another of the principal planes of the faces of entry into the rhombs - the planes through the axes of the crystals perpendicular to the refracting surfaces.

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  • Examining the light reflected from the windows of the Luxemburg palace with a doubly refracting prism, he was led to infer (though more refined experiments have shown that this is not strictly the case) that light reflected at a certain angle, called the polarizing angle, from the surface of transparent substances has the same properties with respect to the plane of incidence as those of the ordinary stream in Iceland spar with respect to the principal plane of the crystal.

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  • In order to isolate a polarized pencil of rays with a rhomb of Iceland spar, it is necessary to have a crystal of such a thickness that the emergent streams are separated, so that one may be stopped by a screen.

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  • Common light, circularly polarized and partially circularly polarized light all have the characteristic of giving two streams of equal intensity on passing through a rhomb of Iceland spar, however it may be turned.

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  • Elliptically polarized, partially elliptically polarized and partially plane polarized light give with Iceland spar two streams of, in general, unequal intensity, neither of which can be made to vanish.

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  • She'd felt a connection to Darian early on, as soon as she met him, but she'd never allowed herself to dwell on it, even when he sought her out almost daily to spar.

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  • Then try SPAR Bordeaux Rouge to tempt the taste buds!

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  • High wing cantilever monoplane, tapering in plan form and thickness, built on a single box spar of corrugated light alloy sheet.

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  • Tucker ordered huge spar torpedoes mounted on the ironclads, while the wooden corvettes were fitted to receive these devices when needed.

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  • Aside from the distinctive BP branding on the forecourt and Spar shop fascia, locally sourced products are proving a big hit with shoppers.

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  • Two steel tube ribs at each end of spar carry main power unit and landing gear pick up points.

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  • Up the sail goes, colorless in the early half-light, a tan gunter lug, on a honey-coloured wooden spar.

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  • Katharine Merry, sidelined from the Spar European Cup by tight hamstrings, ran a 200m personal best, 22.76 seconds.

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  • Lotto tickets - SPAR is the second biggest seller of lotto tickets - SPAR is the second biggest seller of Lotto tickets in the UK.

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  • I never really did solve the problem of keeping the foresail luff tight on a Jack Holt roller spar - anyone else cracked it?

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  • Delicious new products in spar... Friday 26th August 2005 We have some fabulous new SPAR branded products being launched in stores near you!

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  • This is very easy to make and is an essential tool for making a round spar.

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  • With the wing skin laid flat with the location of the spar and ribs marked, the main spar is glued into position.

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  • This meant mounting the machine gun on the top wing above the pilot's head, or out on a wing spar.

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  • In the year 2003, SPAR generated a turnover of approximately ⬠6.8 billion for the group with 33, 345 employees.

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  • Supporting & Holding the Spar Two portable folding workbenches such as the Workmate as supplied by Black & Decker are ideal for this.

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  • Delicious new products in SPAR... Friday 26th August 2005 We have some fabulous new SPAR branded products being launched in stores near you !

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  • The other sometimes also called the Cumberland Cavern, is shewn by Smedley, who keeps a spar shop near the same Inn.

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  • This page outlines the geometrical theory underlying the spar gage and then gives guidance on construction.

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  • They are accessed from the spar deck through a low door and down a flight of 5 or 6 stairs.

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  • This meant mounting the machine gun on the top wing above the pilot 's head, or out on a wing spar.

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  • The Regal estate agents, in a 17th-century merchant 's house opposite the Spar has elaborately swagged curtains.

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  • He discovered double refraction in Iceland spar (Experimenta crystalli islandici disdiaclastici, Copenhagen, 1669).

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  • Ornaments fashioned out of spar and stalactites have also a considerable sale.

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  • Manganese is found widely distributed in nature, being generally found to a greater or less extent associated with the carbonates and silicates of iron, calcium and magnesium, and also as the minerals braunite, hausmannite, psilomelane, manganite, manganese spar and hauerite.

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  • About 1896 some remarkably white and pure feldspar began to be quarried in Androscoggin, Oxford and Sagadahoc counties, but afterwards the spar mined in Maine was of less excellent quality; in 1907 the production in Maine was valued at $157,334, the total for the entire country being $499, 06 9.

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