The standard day is longer than ours, about thirty hours instead of twenty-four, with that divided evenly between day and night.
Gabriel understood why the old standard was gone.
A large brass vessel used as a standard measure for the lead ore, and dating from the time of Henry VIII., is preserved.
The access to information that mobile phones are bringing virtually everywhere on the planet is helping people raise their standard of living and will do so even more dramatically in the years to come.
Both the series and the branching methods of multipling are recognized at the present time as standard methods, although the former is only employed in comparatively small exchanges.
Seeing them he kept thinking, "That may be the very standard with which I shall lead the army."
A standard clock and measures are seen at the entrance.
The natural basis for a standard musical pitch is the voice, particularly the male voice, which has been of greater importance historically.
And it occurs to no one that to admit a greatness not commensurable with the standard of right and wrong is merely to admit one's own nothingness and immeasurable meanness.
His most important work is his standard History of English Dramatic Literature to the Age of Queen Anne (1875), re-edited after a thorough revision in three volumes in 1899.
In commercial matters, payment in kind was still common, though the contracts usually stipulate for cash, naming the standard expected, that of Babylon, Larsa, Assyria, Carchemish, &c. The Code enacted, however, that a debtor must be allowed to pay in produce according to statutory scale.
It is largely used for the purpose of making standard electric cells, such for example as the Weston cell.
"Hurrah!" shouted Prince Andrew, and, scarcely able to hold up the heavy standard, he ran forward with full confidence that the whole battalion would follow him.
The schools which do not obtain equality with government schools are either some of those conducted by religious orders, or else those in which a sufficient standard is not reached.
One had saved a standard, another had killed five Frenchmen, a third had loaded five cannon singlehanded.
AAA uses a diamond rating system instead of the standard five star rating.
Roasted duck leg on broken rice is a top seller, along with standard fried rice dishes.
This corresponds to 8.3 kilometres of air at standard pressure.
The tribe or mal (" mountain") is often composed of several clans (phis-i, phdrea)or baryaks (literally "standards") each under a chief or baryaktar (standard-bearer), who is, strictly speaking, a military leader; there are in each clan a certain number of elders or voivodes (Albanian kru-ye, pl.
Men physically unfit are wholly exempted, and men who have not, at the tinie of the examination, attained the required physical standard are put back for re-examination after an interval.
It was a rectangular platform on which the standard of the city and an altar were erected; priests held services on the altar before the battle, and the trumpeters beside them encouraged the fighters to the fray.
The expansion of Levantine trade which ensued in the Hellenistic age brought especial profit to Rhodes, whose standard of coinage and maritime law became widely accepted in the Mediterranean.
1 50o), the Dominican inquisitor of Cologne, who with Heinrich Kramer (institor) published M alleus maleficarum or Hexenhammer, the standard textbook on witchcraft, especially in Germany.
In Africa the Moorish prince, Firmus, raised the standard of revolt, being joined by the provincials, who had been rendered desperate by the cruelty and extortions of Count Romanus, the military governor.
84, 8.88 and 6.66 standard ohms per statute mile respectively.
The climatic conditions in the British Islands are such that it is not possible to maintain, in unfavourable weather, a higher standard than that named, which is the insulation obtained when all the insulators are in perfect condition and only the normal leakage, due to moisture, is present.
20, which is the most modern pattern of relay used by the British Post Office, known as the " Post Office Standard Relay."
They played the National air called "The Oz Spangled Banner," and behind them were the standard bearers with the Royal flag.
Just behind the royal standard-bearers came the Princess Ozma in her royal chariot, which was of gold encrusted with emeralds and diamonds set in exquisite designs.
If every job that could be done by a machine was done by a machine tomorrow, the standard of living of virtually everyone on the planet would rise.
One could already see the soldiers' shaggy caps, distinguish the officers from the men, and see the standard flapping against its staff.
As of November 2009, nightly Jacuzzi room rates started at about $110, and standard guest rooms cost around $70 per night.
As of November 2009, nightly Jacuzzi room rates started at about $100; standard guest rooms cost around $80 per night.
As of November 2009, nightly Jacuzzi room rates started at about $110, while standard guest rooms cost around $70 per night.
A standard room at the Wynn is approximately 640 square feet but select suites measure more than 3,000 square feet.
A full antipasti menu is available, along with extensive entree choices covering standard categories like chicken, veal and seafood.
The restaurant is popular for its steaks, though standard Italian and American cuisine like pasta and pizza are also available.
All dishes can be made in mild, medium or spicy varieties, and there is a daily lunch buffet that offers many of the dishes from the standard menu.5226 Bethel Center MallColumbus, Ohio 43220(614) 442-7705newindiarestaurant.com/
The hotel has 149 guestrooms that offer standard and guest suite accommodations.
Chinatown Restaurant The Chinatown Restaurant's uncreative name belies its creative interior decor and inventive Asian cuisine, serving standard traditional Chinese food as well as dishes from northern China.
The menu offers standard Chinese fare, as well as a special diet menu and chef's specialty dishes.
Some of the standard sandwiches you will find here include BLTs, tuna salads and roast beef, all of which can be served on either a bagel or bread.
While the pub will make reservations for those seeking special accommodations, a standard dinner service is strictly on a first come, first served basis.
In addition to standard dining, the Krooked Cafe provides a catering service for any size event for 2 to 200 guests.
Foods from different regions of China as well as standard Chinese dishes like sesame chicken or broccoli and beef are also available.
The menu includes standard Nigiri offerings, with limited Maki options.
The menu offers standard Chinese fare, with items such as pork fried rice and crab Rangoon.
Bath, NY 14810 (607) 776-8040chatawhyle.com Ponderosa Steakhouse The Ponderosa Steakhouse in Bath features the standard steakhouse fare and a quality that has come to be associated with the Ponderosa name.
On their standard menu, the restaurant is pleased to feature a variety of sauteed and grilled steaks, marinated rack of lamb, chicken and seafood dishes, as well as Mexican dining standards such as burritos and enchiladas.
In addition to a standard dinner service, A G Pizza and Restaurant is pleased to offer a catering service.
Helvetia, WV 26224(304) 924-6435 Villa da Vinci The Villa da Vinci is, as the name implies, not a German restaurant, but an Italian one, featuring a pretty standard array of subs, pizza and pasta dishes as well as steak, chicken and fish.
Its menu has a vast amount of options that include appetizers, pasta, baked dishes, hero sandwiches, standard and gourmet pizza, seafood and desserts.
The menu offers standard Greek fare such as spanikopita, mousaka, gemista, and souvlaki.
Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Huddle House offers standard American fare, including breakfast platters, sandwiches, burgers and steaks.
The hotel offers many types of rooms, from standard guestrooms to suites, with pillow-top mattresses and views of the Boston skyline or the charming North End.
Historically, Orangeburg was the home of Camp Shanks, the largest World War II troop out-processing facility, and during the postwar era was the manufacturing home of Orangeburg pipes, the standard for outdoor drainage.
Mediterraneo366 Greenwich AvenueGreenwich, CT 06830(203) 629-4747mediterraneoofgreenwich.com Abis Japanese Traditional Cuisine Featuring a diverse menu of standard Japanese favorites, Abis Japanese Traditional Cuisine has something for everyone.
Burgers, steaks, shakes, and fries; standard American fare served up by a friendly, eager-to-accommodate wait staff.
Yes, there is the standard Bud and Bud Light but there are also local brews: Kentucky Ale, and Kentucky Bourbon Ale. 154 Patchen Drive # 87 (at Richmond Road)Lexington, KY 40509(859) 269-7621shamrocksky.com Resources Kentucky Horse Park McConnel Spring
There are standard Italian dishes such as chicken parmesan or fettucini Alfredo, pizza, and entree salads. 352 Fountain View CircleAlcoa, TN 37701(865) 981-9399puleosgrille.com Resources Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Appetizers are standard, like egg rolls and won ton soup, but the rest of the menu includes a variety of beef, rice, and noodle soups, along with several rice dishes.
The food menu is pretty standard pub fare consisting mainly of wraps, paninis and burgers, but also offers several chicken, steak, and seafood entrees.
Aside from standard Greek dishes--souvlaki and Pastichio, After Athens serves delectable grilled pork chops and a special crab meat-stuffed filo dough called the Portabello After Athens.17 Park Ave.
There also are the standard sides you would expect of a steakhouse like baked potatoes, French fries and beans.
Steaks and chicken entrees are cooked back on the grill and each entrée comes standard with the Mega Bar.
Aside from an excellent selection of standard Indian fare, Karavalli also has Indo-Chinese dishes, vegan options and a healthy selection of seafood.
Local dining options reflect this diversity, ranging from standard chain fare to historical taverns that bring out the region's unique identity.
Basil features a standard Thai menu of curries, noodles and rice, and Pad Thai, alongside appetizers, soups and salads, all made from the finest available ingredients.
Zinc964 Chapel StreetNew Haven, Connecticut(203) 624-0507zincfood.comSage American Grill and Oyster Bar is known for its extensive raw bar, standard American fare including steaks and its spectacular ocean view.
Standard Chinese fare is served in great quantities.
Likewise, the bistro's traditional Chinese stir fry uses standard ingredients like garlic ginger and tofu but adds slivers of filet mignon for a delicate twist.
You can dine on standard New Orleans fare like crawfish etouffee, seafood gumbo and fried stuffed crab, but the real draw here is the oyster bar and sucking them down right after they've been shucked.
You can even take a shopping tour; several companies offer standard or customized packages.
Rather than relying on standard booths and cloth-covered dining tables, the Oasis Grille features overstuffed chairs and sofas that give the venue the look and feel of a lounge.
'Tis all one as if they should make the standard for measure the chancellor's foot."
For the Long Parliament, which met on the 3rd of November 1640, he was elected for Downton in Wiltshire, but the return was disputed, and he did not take his seat - his election not being declared valid until the last days of the Rump.
As a scholar he devoted his attention almost entirely to Plato; and his Phaedrus (1868) and Gorgias (1871), with especially valuable introductions, still remain the standard English editions of these two dialogues.
In 1138 he made a truce at Roxburgh between England and Scotland, and took active part in gathering together the army which defeated the Scots at the Battle of the Standard in August 1138.
The same society which produced his infamous favourites also produced St Philip of Moscow, and by refusing to listen to St Philip Ivan sank below even the not very lofty moral standard of his own age.
Mitchell (1803-1884), who prepared a code that was immediately adopted in Scotland as the standard laws.
The British army is bound by His Majesty's Rules and Regulations to play at the Philharmonic pitch, and a fork tuned to a' 452.5 in 1890 is preserved as the standard for the Military Training School at Kneller Hall.
The consideration of temperature as affecting the use of a standard pitch was not attended to when the French government issued its ordonnance.
1670 C.Meerens,proposed standard derived from c 2 512, and favoured by Boito and other Italian musicians.
However, notwithstanding the insistence on ritual, natural in a priest, his moral standard is high; following the prescription of Ex.
The doctrines of Presbyterianism are those generally known as evangelical and Calvinistic. The supreme standard of belief is the Word of God in the original languages.
The railways are of different gauges, the standard narrow gauge of 4 ft.
To the public Boole was known only as the author of numerous abstruse papers on mathematical topics, and of three or four distinct publications which have become standard works.
The standard authorities for the period before 1791 are: Ira Allen, Natural and Political History of the State of Vermont (London, 1898); B.
His conduct, judged not by a modern standard, but by the ideas of his age, will be found compatible with the highest Christian charity, as that of the duke with sound political prudence.
For a long time the final result deduced by Joule by these varied and careful investigations was accepted as the standard value of the mechanical equivalent of heat.
Instrumentation is in all standard text-books treated as a technical subject, from the point of view of practical students desirous of writing for the modern orchestra.
We do not propose to concern ourselves here with those technical subjects which are the chief concern of standard treatises on instrumentation.
There is hardly one of Wagner's orchestral innovations which is not inseparably connected with his adaptation of music to the re q uirements of drama; and modern conductors, in treating Wagner's orchestration, as the normal standard by which all previous and contemporary music must be judged, are doing their best to found a tradition which in another fifty years will be exploded as thoroughly as the tradition of symphonic additional accompaniments is now exploded in the performances of Bach and Handel.
The sizes of copper wire employed have weights of too, 150, 200 and 400 lb per statute mile, and have electrical resistances (at 60° F.) of 8.782, 5.8 55, 4.39 1 and 2.195 standard ohms respectively.
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The next step of importance was the introduction of what was termed the " Standard board."
The fundamental principle of the magneto system has been described in connexion with the " Standard board."
The suffrage is extended to all citizens over twenty-one years of age who can read and write and have either attained a certain standard of elementary education or are qualified by paying a rent which varies from 6 in communes of 2500 inhabitants to 16 in communes of 15p,ooo inhabitants, or, if peasant farmers, I6s.
Analysts declared each successive generation might be "the first to have a lower standard of living than their parents."
GNP and "standard of living" measurements don't capture this.
In a world without abundance, socialism removes the one reliable creator of abundance—the individual profit motive—and that results in a lower standard of living for everyone.
In essence, they would become like Japan, which exports essentially no food, imports US$44 billion in food annually, but still enjoys a high standard of living.
If you knew someone who was a good business partner, was fun to hang out with, but let one of his children starve to death so that he could enjoy a higher standard of living, what would be your opinion of this person?
The fact that small nations can adopt standard treaties, laws, currencies, and international practices of larger countries means that a small economic unit can be viable.
It is a willing agreement to a set of values and procedures, and a standard of conduct.
"Here it is!" thought he, seizing the staff of the standard and hearing with pleasure the whistle of bullets evidently aimed at him.
Prince Andrew again seized the standard and, dragging it by the staff, ran on with the battalion.
"Your son," wrote Kutuzov, "fell before my eyes, a standard in his hand and at the head of a regiment--he fell as a hero, worthy of his father and his fatherland.
In Prince Andrew's eyes Speranski was the man he would himself have wished to be--one who explained all the facts of life reasonably, considered important only what was rational, and was capable of applying the standard of reason to everything.
I remember, yes, I remember you with the standard! said Kutuzov, and a flush of pleasure suffused Prince Andrew's face at this recollection.
For us with the standard of good and evil given us by Christ, no human actions are incommensurable.
He could not have said by what standard he judged what he should or should not do, but the standard was quite firm and definite in his own mind.
Without setting aside the Confession as the church's standard, twenty-four "Articles of the Faith" have been adopted.
The United States standard pint = 47 of a litre, 28'i cub.
The canons respecting the clergy exhibit the clergy as already a special class with peculiar privileges, a more exacting moral standard, heavier penalties for delinquency.
The standard relay will work single current with a current of 3 milliamperes, though in practice about 10 would be used.
A problem arises because of the strong correlation between standard of living and energy consumption.
But outsourcing to pollute, oppress workers, or have unsafe working conditions hurts the world's standard of living.
1859 Paris opera 1836 Scheibler, Stuttgart, proposed standard (440 at 69° F.).