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  • "You're probably tired today, but when you're ready, you're welcome to spar with us," Dusty offered.

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

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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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  • "We can spar," Darian said.

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

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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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  • It takes its name from the Greek f3apvs (heavy) on account of its presence in barytes or heavy spar which was first investigated in 1602 by V.

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

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Besides the invention of the prism known by his name ("A method of increasing the divergence of the two rays in calcareous spar, so as to produce a single image," New Edin.

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

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  • For his time he was a skilful chemical analyst; he knew how to distinguish potash and soda by the different colorations they produce in flame, and how to test for iron with prussiate of potash: he was aware that sulphate of potash, gypsum and heavy spar, in spite of their different appearances, all contain sulphuric acid; and he recognized that there are different varieties of urinary calculi.

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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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  • fluere, "to flow," recall the fact that the spar is useful as a flux in certain metallurgical operations.

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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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  • It forms colourless, transparent rhombohedra, like those of Iceland spar; the angles are nearly equal to right angles, being 73° 30', so that the crystals look like cubes: hence the name of "cubic saltpetre."

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

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  • of some coarse gritty material, such as pounded spar, or the shell sand obtained on the sea-coast, on which the pots are to stand; its use is to absorb moisture and gradually give it out for the benefit of the plants.

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

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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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  • "Do you spar, Guardian?" he called after her.

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  • minerals that were of economic importance included galena (lead) and zinc and the associated spar minerals fluorspar and barytes.

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

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  • Considerable quantities of the following minerals have been found: barytes (heavy spar), magnetite (magnetic iron ore), and pyrolusite (manganese dioxide) in Humboldt county; roofing slate in Esmeralda county; cinnabar (ore containing quicksilver) in Washoe county; haematite in Elko and Churchill counties; cerussite and galena (lead ores) in Eureka county; and wolframite (a source of tungsten) at Round Mountain, White Pine county.

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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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  • - Spar Weir, Louisa, Big Sandy River, U.S.A.

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  • Manganous Carbonate, MnCO 3, found native as manganese spar, may be prepared as an amorphous powder by heating manganese chloride with sodium carbonate in a sealed tube to 150° C., or in the hydrated form as a white flocculent precipitate by adding sodium carbonate to a manganous salt.

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

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • monoplane built around a light alloy box spar.

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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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  • SPAR's buying power means that we are able to offer competitive deals on equipment and imagery including specially negotiated business development loans.

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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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  • CL transport BT Scottish barge RT scow gaff A long spar of wood or metal.

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  • spar boxes are also present.

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  • spar frame.

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  • spar shop near the same Inn.

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  • spar gage and then gives guidance on construction.

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  • spar case.

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  • 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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  • TT: Tryouts begin with group interviews that encourage people to spar and debate various topics.

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  • Verbal sparring: Along those same lines, don't be afraid to verbally spar with Aries as well.

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  • Jule kicks my ass every time we spar.

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

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  • a, a, Main spar 16 ft.

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

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  • struts starting from main c, c', Wing propellers driven 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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  • Theoretically the best construction for prisms of this class is the following: a rectangular block of Iceland spar, of length about four times the width and having its end and two of its side faces parallel to the optic axis, is cut in half by a plane parallel to the optic axis and making an angle of about 14° with the sides; the two halves are then reunited with a cement whose refractive index is between the ordinary and extraordinary indices of the spar and as nearly as possible equal to the latter.

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  • 30 a formed - the one from two parts of a rhomb of spar, the other from two portions of a Nicol's prism - the two halves of the field are analysed in slightly different planes; but these, though they have certain advantages, are now seldom employed, partly on account of a difficulty in their construction and partly because their sensitiveness cannot be adjusted.

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  • SPAR's award-Winning Week Friday 1st October 2004 SPAR have swept the boards and scooped some top awards at 3 separate recent awards events.

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  • SPAR's Award-Winning Week Friday 1st October 2004 SPAR have swept the boards and scooped some top awards at 3 separate recent awards events.

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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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  • fluor spar ).

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  • forecourt convenience trading, SPAR continues to launch several new sites across Scotland including Aviemore, Dalkeith and other locations.

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • It forms colourless, transparent rhombohedra, like those of Iceland spar; the angles are nearly equal to right angles, being 73° 30', so that the crystals look like cubes: hence the name of "cubic saltpetre."

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  • Manganous Carbonate, MnCO 3, found native as manganese spar, may be prepared as an amorphous powder by heating manganese chloride with sodium carbonate in a sealed tube to 150° C., or in the hydrated form as a white flocculent precipitate by adding sodium carbonate to a manganous salt.

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  • Theoretically the best construction for prisms of this class is the following: a rectangular block of Iceland spar, of length about four times the width and having its end and two of its side faces parallel to the optic axis, is cut in half by a plane parallel to the optic axis and making an angle of about 14° with the sides; the two halves are then reunited with a cement whose refractive index is between the ordinary and extraordinary indices of the spar and as nearly as possible equal to the latter.

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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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  • His work is not simply an arrangement of reality: the transformations implied by the finest spar boxes are also present.

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  • Frame - Steel, open cradle, single spar frame.

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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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  • Dickson, L and McCulloch, A. (1996) Pressure group politics: a profile of the brent spar case.

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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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