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He was strong and ready for every duty.
A strong hand shot out and grasped her arm.
A strong hand gripped her shoulder.
The thin pipes didn't look strong enough to hold him.
In fact, he had a strong respect for the security it could provide.Advertisement
Too head strong to do what you know is best.
Strong arms slipped around her waist, drawing her back against him.
I was strong, active, indifferent to consequences.
I will choke it with my strong arms.
Whoever he was, he was as strong as a lion.Advertisement
The building swayed gently in the strong winds whipping through southern Florida, and water pelted the windows across from her.
I'm not strong enough!
The crane is a large and strong bird.
There is a band of thieves in our district who ought to be arrested by a strong force--October 11.
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Instantly a strong arm gripped her around the waist.
A strong hand gripped her arm, bringing her to an abrupt halt.
Jumbo is very strong and faithful.
Secure in his strong arms, she wondered how she could have suspected him of anything sinister.
Cyrus was so tall and strong and handsome that his grandfather was very proud of him.Advertisement
Instantly strong arms scooped her off the ladder and lowered her safely to the floor.
When might no longer makes right for the strong, they think twice about preying on the weak.
I wasn't a strong believer in coincidences.
We'll see just how strong your bond to him is.
He was so strong.Advertisement
A problem arises because of the strong correlation between standard of living and energy consumption.
Could it grow strong enough to make her forget about those who depended on her?
We were in strong disagreement over continuing.
However, my wife was far and away the most intelligent of the five of us and understood our success depended on strong leadership.
While he yearned to return to New Hampshire I sensed he possessed a strong guilt, locking him to his mother's bedside.Advertisement
I don't know a whole lot Julie, but I understand the police at the time had a strong suspect but couldn't prove anything.
But although the Munchkin was hardly tall enough to come to Zeb's shoulder he was so strong and clever that he laid the boy three times on his back with apparent ease.
His voice was clear and strong, and all knew that he, at least, was not afraid.
They knew that they were helpless before so strong an enemy.
Comparatively, he is always strong, original, and, above all, practical.Advertisement
Two equally strong feelings drew Pierre irresistibly to this purpose.
The beast wounded at Borodino was lying where the fleeing hunter had left him; but whether he was still alive, whether he was strong and merely lying low, the hunter did not know.
Pierre was one of those who are only strong when they feel themselves quite innocent, and since that day when he was overpowered by a feeling of desire while stooping over the snuffbox at Anna Pavlovna's, an unacknowledged sense of the guilt of that desire paralyzed his will.
They say it's very strong, said Pierre.
The odor was strong, almost pungent, like... that was it, clay!Advertisement
But you are strong, healthy, cheerful, and excited, and are surrounded by other such excitedly animated and healthy men.
In spite of the protective gear worn, the challenge definitely excluded the weak of heart, and, in Dean's estimation, the strong of brain.
Kids have a strong imagination.
But his brilliantly white, strong teeth which showed in two unbroken semicircles when he laughed--as he often did--were all sound and good, there was not a gray hair in his beard or on his head, and his whole body gave an impression of suppleness and especially of firmness and endurance.
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In this country, as in all others they had visited underneath the earth's surface, there was no night, a constant and strong light coming from some unknown source.
His big hand engulfed hers gently, yet his grip was strong.
She tried to push away from him but his embrace was too strong.
What if he wasn't strong enough yet to fix the chain-of-events that Wynn had unknowingly started?
She struggled in his strong arms.Advertisement
His arms were strong and sure.
That's right, you were born strong, weren't you?
You're not strong enough.
The friendly action was the beginning of a strong relationship between my two favorite women.
For a moment, Dusty was reminded again of the strong, confident leader Darian had been, long ago.
She hadn't expected it to form so fast or so strong.
The bond between mates is strong.
It was Cynthia's voice, weak and yet strong at the same time.
Chiseled to perfection, covered in olive-hued skin, with a low brow, piercing gaze and strong jaw …His nearness made her feel hot.
She wasn't going to fall under the spell of Gabriel's strong body, his passion, his taste.
He squeezed her with his thick arms, and again she marveled at how he managed to be gentle with her when he was so strong.
As they approached the spring, the smell of rotting flesh was strong.
As she sank to the floor, a strong hand gripped her arm.
He was strong and healthy.
Right now Destiny and Jonathan need someone strong to lean on.
Hopefully things would settle down for them now, but it was comforting knowing that their love was strong enough to survive the worst.
The petals were like silk, their scent strong and sweet.
Whenever she felt overwhelmed from her oncoming death or the doctors' news, she ran to her room until she was strong enough to face the world again.
His heartbeat was strong and steady, the thick arm wrapped around her as it had been when he held her after they'd made love for the last time before falling asleep.
At the strong flavor, she glanced at Daniela, who winked.
The urge to claim her was strong, but so was the need to let her have the choice he never had.
You denied me, despite what I'd call a fairly strong relationship.
She'd always known he was strong.
Gabriel adjusted whenever she shifted but never let go, his strong arms wrapped around her possessively.
She'd been terrified since being told she had amnesia, but she'd stayed strong.
She rested her head on his chest, listening to his strong heartbeat.
At one point, he'd called her beautiful and tonight, he'd called her strong.
She liked the way he smelled, how strong and solid his body was.
How she loved his scent and strong arms!
Even though he'd just met her, the bond between them was as strong as his father told him it would be.
She was strong for a woman as well, which she'd revealed during their two training sessions.
He appeared hard and strong as usual.
Although, I suspect, if he has turned as many humans as it seems, he is too strong to be destroyed.
Patience had never been his strong suit, but he felt certain if he didn't give this woman the space she needed, she would be gone.
You're really strong aren't you?
Strong enough to put major hurt on Victor.
He will never be as strong as she is.
He had no idea how long it would take her to regain consciousness, or, if even then, she would be strong enough to free herself, yet he saw no other option.
Connor isn't nearly as strong as we are, though he is much stronger than a newborn should be.
Strong warm hands gripped her arm, guiding her down to the chair.
A truck door slammed and strong hands plucked her out of the snow.
Suddenly strong warm hands were on her waist, sweeping her into gentle arms.
Was it fear or the heady feeling of his strong arms that left her shaken?
She jerked her arm, but his grip was strong.
Ed was running beside her, and then a strong arm was plucking her from the ground.
She imagined he looked much like the man before her, thick and strong.
She didn't want to think about losing the man who made her feel something so strong for the first time in her life.
Fashioned by Death herself, the dagger was immune even to magic as strong as Rhyn's.
Lifting her in his strong arms the way she had come to recognize as a precursor to lovemaking, he headed for their bedroom.
Strong arms encircled her waist and moved up, pulling her back against his chest.
Strong arms embraced her and their lips met with warm enthusiasm.
My vision isn't strong enough to See that.
I'm strong enough to do it alone.
There are few warriors as strong as she was.
It is decomposed by the influence of strong light or when strongly heated.
It increases the tendency, already too strong, towards concentration of industrial life in large towns.
In spite of his own leaning towards mysticism he was a strong opponent of the IIasidim, a mystical sect founded by Israel Ba'al Shem Tobh (Besht) and promoted by Baer of Meseritz.
However, the Wizard went once more to his satchel--which seemed to contain a surprising variety of odds and ends--and brought out a spool of strong wire, by means of which they managed to fasten four of the wings to Jim's harness, two near his head and two near his tail.
The smell was so strong there that Rostov held his nose and had to pause and collect his strength before he could go on.
This speech not only made a strong impression, but created excitement in the lodge.
I don't know how you're doing what you do but I got a strong feeling if I keep an open mind, good things will happen.
As strong as the girl was, she was too small to bring Jonny back from the place the Others sent him.
Jonny's body was bloodied and beaten, though his pulse was strong.
She'd never seen a man so strong, and she couldn't imagine talking to him without remembering how beautiful that body was.
His presence was overwhelming, and her body reacted with both terror and lust so strong it made her head spin.
Would it be as strong as hers had been to Gabriel, where she'd ached for him to touch her, no matter how little sense it made?
His features were masculine and strong.
His body was solid and strong, the sensations of his skin against hers and his scents intoxicating her.
The impulse to do as he bid was too strong.
Her strong reaction to the childhood incident surprised him.
He publicly continued to express strong feelings about Dean's involvement.
She comes on a bit strong, but she's from good people.
Dean could only guess how painful so strong a blast directed at your body—and sometimes head—must feel.
The position of sheriff was administrative in nature—his strong suit.
I'm gonna dig further on Monday but just the last name's a mighty strong coincidence, isn't it?
He's strong and healthy.
It shouldn't have, but the emotion was so strong that it brought tears to her eyes.
In the wild, predators killed the weak so that there would be more for the strong.
His confidence was too strong to shake, and she suspected he knew just how damned good in bed he was and how unlikely any woman who'd had him would choose another man over him.
It.d been too long since he.d felt such strong emotion, and it caught him off guard.
When he.s strong enough, we can send him outside the walls.
He had to let her go, but the sense of yearning and pain was too strong for her to sleep.
It was worthless—he was too strong.
He didn.t remember his power being so strong.
The short time together had been enough to remind her just how strong the bond was between them.
I felt such a strong urge to dress up in this, like a little girl trying to be someone she isn't—fishing in an attic trunk.
This girl can find a handhold on a sheet of glass and she's as strong as any man I know.
I got a nice strong feeling they're blocking me out of the picture.
They don't have a strong case, but if I'm the only one they're looking at, someone's going to get away with murder.
He tried to turn and raise himself to a sitting position while pushing her away, but she held back his arm in a strong grip and locked a crooked arm about his neck.
Sarah felt unsure about running at first, however Jackson held strong to his conviction that death would be preferable to living as a minion for a madman.
Well isn't that a kick in the ass... all right, let's move on… how freaking strong are you?
The kid tried to get up, but it wasn't strong enough - or was it injured in the fall?
She'd stayed strong in Hell, through confrontations with demons and Immortals alike, through his own failures. She hadn't just survived; she'd found some part of him to believe in.
Then he added hesitantly, The paper said the current on the bay is strong.
And as Dean left Sherwood Forest behind, he had a strong feeling Cynthia Byrne wasn't telling stories.
Their case was weak, but they had a strong feeling they had the right man and with a little work could put it together.
Although Ethel and Fred had never met, that didn't stop them from developing a strong mutual dislike, fueled via telephone messages and third-party comments.
I don't think his finances are any too strong either.
The FBI had put out a statement they were handling the Wasserman case and pursuing strong leads out of state.
I'm not going to open this up—to anyone— and cause Cynthia Byrne years of doubt on suspicions, no matter how strong our feelings become.
Patience wasn't his strong suit and Mrs. Lincoln and jazz music somehow weren't sufficient evening entertainment.
He was suddenly not sure just how strong those misgivings were.
There were some pretty strong reasons for you to think of the possibility he might have skipped.
She was strong willed – especially when it came to issues about morality.
He's well formed, slender, not too tall, and strong - but bends with the wind.
Women have desires too – probably every bit as strong as a man's.
As the congregation sang a hymn, a deep voice could be heard above the others, strong and confident.
Alex was an excellent dancer – strong, sure and fluid.
Well, I guess I did, but I didn't realize I was suppressing strong feelings about it.
It was so strong this time that she actually felt nauseated by it.
Josh simply didn't realize how strong he was — and he had a terrible temper.
In many ways he was the perfect husband, but trust in a woman had never been his strong point.
Strong warm arms lifted her gently from the chair and she clung to Alex as he carried her to the window seat.
You've always been so strong — so courageous.
Jenn knew how strong the relationship was between the brothers.
She was strong enough to get through this.
That he was remotely normal now made her realize how strong he was.
Sofi helped you, but you wouldn't have gotten far if you weren't as strong as you are.
She was strong and stubborn enough to walk away from him.
Darian watched them hug, until the ache at his core grew too strong.
The demon is too strong for a boy under the age of five summers.
This boy is between six and ten summers, when his body is strong enough to contain the beast and yet still pure.
I must keep our alliances strong by delivering the water from the Springs!
You know how strong I am.
His sight was poor enough that the moonlight hurt his eyes, but his other senses were strong after growing up beneath the ground.
Was the tiny kingdom strong enough to help him seek his revenge against those who had imprisoned him beneath ground and killed his family?
Sirian's betrayal first came to her in a dream created by the demon as a warning before it was strong enough to speak to her.
She recalled the strong, thick man who watched over her as she grew.
She sat for a moment until her wobbly legs were strong enough before forcing herself to her feet.
I am accustomed to a different enemy, one not nearly as strong.
Interested in the strong reaction, Taran pushed his eye- band up to see her.
She is as weak at battle planning as Sirian is strong.
She yielded to the warm, strong hug, her frame molding against his.
The beast within Memon was strong enough to crawl beneath his skin.
You're brave and strong.
The full-grown creature is too strong for a man's body.
A man that strong wouldn't fold to her wishes if some part of him didn't want her.
His desire to destroy Memon was strong.
Her beloved walls stood strong and beautiful, the white stone streaked with peach.
You must have been very strong to survive all those years.
No, it's not, but you're strong, and the lives of those you care about depend upon you.
Alex shared the hymn book with her, his deep rich voice strong and confident.
A strong hand gripped her arm, stopping the fall.
Strong hands caught her by the waist and she turned, dropping the arm from its sling and around his neck.
She knew Alex was strong, but up to this moment she didn't know how strong.
You don't have to be strong for him or anyone else.
Maybe there was more to their relationship – maybe strong friendship?
His strong arms caught her.
His strong profile was masculine without being rugged, and a healthy olive tan suggested an outdoor hobby.
Water splashed as Keaton strode toward her and strong hands gripped her arms, lifting her to her feet.
She cowered closer into the security of his strong arms.
She kept her face averted when she felt his strong warm fingers grip her arm.
A strong hand gripped her arm, gently but firmly pulling her out onto the open area on the verandah.
Pain turned into an emotion almost too strong for him to control.
I will grow strong enough to face a God?
You will become so strong, no one will ever be able to hurt you again.
She remembered the strong, thoughtful little boy whose life she decided to sacrifice for her cause.
He was as strong as she was in that way, willing to sacrifice anyone and anything.
He was too strong for her to place the spell on him without him agreeing at least in part.
His power will be strong enough to destroy a world soon.
His wife was also Cuban and made a damn strong cup of coffee.
Her aristocratic features were strong and firm, her eyes the color of spring, circled by silver.
The kind of body that was strong enough to hold and protect her from the freaky dream she'd stumbled into this week.
The nearness of his bare chest and feel of his strong thighs on either side of her made her heart flutter.
With him on top of her, she was able to feel just how strong and wide he was.
She twisted her head to study his strong profile, not expecting the philosophical response.
She slumped against his strong frame, trapped.
She'd never experienced yearning like this, so strong it threatened to consume her.
His anger was as strong as his desire.
He was strong and solid; she almost believed he was able to protect her from the mess she was in.
It was strong enough to wipe out anything negative he might feel towards her.
It is permanent in dry air, but in the finely divided state it rapidly combines with oxygen, the compact metal requiring a strong heating to bring about this combination.
The agitation had no immediate effect, but the indignation which he aroused against Russian policy had much to do with the strong anti-Russian feeling which made the Crimean War possible.
Golitsuin it was who suggested taking refuge in that strong fortress and won over the boyars of the opposite party.
Dupin de Francueil, a farmer-general of the revenue, who married the widow of Count Horn, a natural son of Louis XV., she in her turn being the natural daughter of Maurice de Saxe, the most famous of the many illegitimate children of Augustus the Strong, by the lovely countess of Konigsmarck.
In nearly all George Sand's loves there was a strong strain of motherly feeling.
She had got to know the heart of the peasant - his superstitions, his suspiciousness and low cunning, no less than his shrewdness, his sturdy independence and his strong domestic attachments.
Landing at Nice on the 24th of June 1848, he placed his sword at the disposal of Charles Albert, and, after various difficulties with the Piedmontese war office, formed a volunteer army 3000 strong, but shortly after taking the field was obliged, by the defeat of Custozza, to flee to Switzerland.
At the last moment he hesitated, but Crispi succeeded in persuading him to sail from Genoa on the 5th of May 1860 with two vessels carrying a volunteer corps of 1070 strong.
On the 1st of October he routed the remnant of the Bourbon army 40,000 strong on the Volturno.
He was essentially a student, with strong leanings towards archaeology and ecclesiology.
This medieval fortress, strong by art as well as position before the invention of modern artillery, has since undergone numerous sieges.
The island is subject to strong winds, which are especially felt at Cagliari owing to its position at the south-east end of the Campidano, and the autumn rains are sometimes of almost tropical violence.
The Campidano and other fertile spots, such as the so-called Ogliastra on the east side of the island, inland of Tortoli, the neighbourhood of Oliena, Bosa, &c., produce a considerable quantity of wine, the sweet, strong, white variety called Vernaccia, produced near Oristano, being especially noteworthy.
The opportunity of utilizing the wool for textile industries has not yet been taken, though Sardinian women are accustomed to weave strong and durable cloth.
Blue Town, the older part of the town, with the dockyard, is defended by strong modern-built fortifications, especially the forts of Garrison Point and Barton's Point, commanding the entrance of both the Thames and the Medway.
This treachery and the harsh treatment by Patterson created a strong public opinion in favour of the Yankees, and the government was compelled to adopt a milder policy.
The oil when brought to the surface has the appearance of a whitish-blue water, which gives out brilliant straw-coloured rays, and emits a strong pungent odour.
The fact that in tabby Persians the body-markings are never so strong as in the short-haired breeds is in some degree confirmatory of this, as suggesting descent from a nearly wholecoloured type.
The strong castle built by Robert de Romille in the time of the Conqueror was partly demolished in 1648, but was restored by the countess of Pembroke.
The West was too strong for him.
In Ireland the game took root very gradually, but in Ulster, owing doubtless to constant intercourse with Scotland, such clubs as have been founded are strong in numbers and play.
It dissolves readily in strong nitric acid, and the helium contained is thus liberated.
The tower is still standing and is remarkable for its increase in size as it rises, which causes it to rock in a strong wind.
He first went to take possession of the old Lydian capital Sardis, the headquarters of the Persian government on this side of the Taurus, and the strong city surrendered without a blow.
These opposed a national resistance to the Macedonians, the fires of which were fanned by the Brahmins, but still the strong arm of the western people prevailed.
Tubingen is mentioned as a strong fortress in 1078, and was ruled from 1148 by counts palatine.
The powder is soluble in alcohol and strong solutions of alkalis, such as ammonia.
A portion of Basil's new city was surrounded with strong walls and turned into a fortress by Justinian; and within the walls, rebuilt in the 13th and 16th centuries, lies the greater part of Kaisarieh, altitude 3500 ft.
Bitter disappointment, however, soon overcame them, the Samaritans were strong enough to thwart and hinder their temple-building, and it seemed as though the divine favour was withdrawn.
Unless suitable fresh air inlets are provided, this form of stove will cause the room to be draughty, the strong current of warm air up the flue drawing cold air in through the crevices in the doors and windows.
It has been usually supposed that John Napier was buried in St Giles's church, Edinburgh, which was certainly the burialplace of some of the family, but Mark Napier (Memoirs, p. 426) quotes Professor William Wallace, who, writing in 1832, gives strong reasons for believing that he was buried in the old church of St Cuthbert.
Although Aventinus did not definitely adopt the reformed faith, he sympathized with the reformers and their teaching, and showed a strong dislike for the monks.
The Annales, which are in seven books, deal with the history of Bavaria in conjunction with general history from the earliest times to 1460, and the author shows a strong sympathy for the Empire in its struggle with the Papacy.
This work gradually made a strong impression, and those who cared for Oxford began to speak of him as " the great tutor."
In 1868 Denver became the capital, but feeling in the southern counties was then so strong against Denver that provision was made for a popular vote on the situation of the capital five years after Colorado should become a state.
Presbyterianism is comparatively strong in three districts of England, namely Northumberland, Lancashire and London.
Some of the conservatives among the Jews opposed these innovations, but the current of progress was too strong for them.
Two days later, the national government occupied, with a strong force of infantry and artillery, the parade ground at Palermo used by the Buenos Aires volunteers for drill purposes.
Considering the circumstances in which General Roca assumed office, it must be admitted that he showed great moderation and used the practically absolute power that he possessed to establish a strong central government, and to initiate a national policy, which aimed at furthering the prosperity and development of the whole country.
Amidst this sea of financial troubles the government drifted helplessly on, without showing any inclination or capacity to initiate a strong policy of reform in the methods of administration which had done so much to ruin the country.
His partisans, however, found themselves confronted by a compact provincial party, who proposed to put forward the other strong man of the republic, General Roca, to oppose him.
The Kalmucks and Circassians of the Kuban attacked it repeatedly in the r 7th century, so that it had to be fortified by a strong earthen and palisaded wall, traces of which are still visible.
Summits of the lower incisors, before they are worn, with a deep transverse groove, dividing it into an anterior and a posterior cusp. Canines long, strong and conical.
Fore-feet with five toes, all having strong pointed, compressed claws, the second, third and fourth nearly equal, the fifth somewhat and the first considerably shorter.
Fore feet with two or three of the middle toes of nearly equal size, and provided with strong, sharp, slightly curved claws, the other toes rudimentary.
Hind foot long and narrow, mainly composed of the strongly developed fourth toe, terminating in a conical pointed nail, with a strong pad behind it; the first toe represented by a rudimentary metatarsal; the remaining toes completely developed, with claws, but exceedingly slender; the united second and third reaching a little way beyond the metatarso-phalangeal articulation of the fourth; the fifth somewhat shorter.
Fore-feet with five distinct toes, each furnished with a long, strong and slightly curved nail, the first and fifth considerably shorter than the other three.
Fore-feet with the two inner toes slightly separated from and opposable to the remaining three, all with strong curved and much compressed claws.
The first in the upper jaw is strong, curved and cutting, the other two generally somewhat smaller; the single lower functional incisor large, more or less.
He built a citadel called the Acra to dominate the town and placed in it a strong garrison of Greeks.
The " castle of Istakhr " played a conspicuous part several times during the Mahommedan period as a strong fortress.
It forms slightly coloured small crystals possessing a strong disagreeable smell, and is rapidly decomposed by water with the formation of boric acid and sulphuretted hydrogen.
The so-called rivers have a strong flow only after heavy rains, and some of them do not ever reach the main drainage line.
The teeth are large, white and strong.
Yet the Australian is capable of strong affections, and the blind (of whom there have always been a great number) are cared for, and are often the best fed in a tribe.
Tiridates, who was proclaimed king, could no longer maintain himself, because he appeared to be a vassal of the Romans; Artabanus returned from Hyrcania with a strong army of Scythian (Dahan) auxiliaries, and was again acknowledged by the Parthians.
One of the consequences of the persecutions of which he was the object was to oblige him to spend three years, from 1896 to 1899, in England, where his participation in the management of the Suez Canal had won for him some strong friendships, and where he was able to see the great respect in which the memory and name of his father were held by Englishmen.
But the growth and development of the northern communal movement, though strong and instinct with life, was slower and less tempestuous than the Flemish.
Here, too, he published, in 1531, his most important work, the Chronica, Zeitbuch and Geschichtsbibel, largely a compilation on the basis of the Nuremberg Chronicle (1493), and in its treatment of social and religious questions connected with the Reformation, exhibiting a strong sympathy with heretics, and an unexampled fairness to all kinds of freedom in opinion.
Its castle, built probably in Newmarch's time, or shortly after, was the most advanced outpost of the invaders in a wild part of Wales where the tendency to revolt was always strong.
In order to found a strong Conservative party he established a paper, the Vaterland, which was the organ of the Clerical and Federalist party.
The position is strong, being protected by the two rivers mentioned, and the medieval fortifications, which are nearly 2 m.
The oak grows most luxuriantly on deep strong clays, calcareous marl or stiff loam, but will flourish in nearly any deep well-drained soil, excepting peat or loose sand; in marshy or moist places the tree may grow well for a time, but the timber is rarely sound; on hard rocky ground and exposed hillsides.
Cromwell's strong personal inclination towards toleration is clearly seen in his treatment of the Jews and Quakers.
Now at the age of 58 he was already old, and his firm, strong signature had become feeble and trembling.
Jesus is but a man in whom this reminiscence is unusually strong, and who has consequently attained to unusual spiritual excellence and power.
The ithyphallic Min (Pan) was here worshipped as "the strong Horus."
This they employed in constructing a strong wall around their city, a defence which stood them in good stead when Ionia was attacked by Cyrus in 546.
The gentleness for which he was already renowned was not that of a weak, but of a strong character.
The movement was especially strong in the diocese of Liege, and when Julienne, prioress of Mont-Cornillon near Liege (1222-1258), had a vision in which the need for the establishment of a festival in honour of the Sacrament was revealed to her, the matter was taken up with enthusiasm by the clergy, and in 1246 Robert de Torote, bishop of Liege, instituted such a festival for his diocese.
There was a strong crane-post, or pillar, around which the crane revolves.
Using these buoys to guide the direction of tow, a grapnel, a species of fivepronged anchor, attached to a strong compound rope formed of strands of steel and manila, is lowered to the bottom and dragged at a slow speed, as it were ploughing a furrow in the sea bottom, in a line at right angles to the cable route, until the behaviour of the dynamometer shows that the cable is hooked.
This liability is overcome by making such movable parts as require to be magnetic of soft iron, and magnetizing them by the inducing action of a strong permanent magnet.
These tongues are magnetized by the inducing action of a strong horse-shoe permanent magnet, S N, which is made in a curved shape for the sake of compactness.
The electromagnet consists of two coils, each wound on a soft iron core fixed to the poles of a strong permanent horse-shoe magnet.
In the receiver there is a strong electromagnet, excited by a local current, which has in its circuit two annular air gaps, across which the magnetic field is practically uniform and constant.
In what is known as the " hybrid " form of recorder the permanent magnets are provided with windings of insulated copper wire; the object of these windings is to provide a means of " refreshing " the magnets by means of a strong current temporarily sent through the coils when required, as it has been found that, owing to magnetic leakage and other causes, the magnets tend to lose their power, especially in hot climates.
Poulsen immensely improved this process by placing the arc in an atmosphere of hydrogen, coal-gas or some other nonoxidizing gas, and at the same time arranging it in a strong magnetic field.'
With the help of a strong detachment of officers and men from the Atlantic coast he equipped a squadron consisting of one brig, six fine schooners and one sloop. Other vessels were laid down at Presque Isle (now Erie), where he concentrated the Lake Erie fleet in July.
A strong wall and bastions, with a broad moat and outworks, and forts on the surrounding heights, give the city an appearance of great strength.
The vast number of microphonic contacts present give rise to very strong electrical undulations, and hence to a loud sound.
Then come the glandular surface (C), which is formed of smooth polished epidermis with numerous glands that secrete the fluid contents of the pitcher, and finally the detentive surface (D), of which the cells are produced into long and strong bristles which point A FIG.
The party system is not really strong.
In 1915 the field army should, including officers and permanent cadres, be about 1,012,000 strong.
The nobles from this time forward retired into the country and the mountains, fortified themselves in strong places outside the cities, and gave their best attention to fostering the rural population.
A race was formed strong enough to keep the empire itself in check, strong enough, except for its own internecine contests, to have formed a nation equal to its happier neighbors.
Neither Swablan Lothar nor Conrad was strong at home; the former emperors.
Manfred, now called king of Sicily, headed the Ghibellines, and there was no strong counterpoise against him.
He sent Joseph Bonaparte and Massna southwards with a strong column, compelled the Anglo-Russian forces to evacuati Naples, and occupied the south of the peninsula with littli opposition except at the fortress of Gaeta.
In Sicily, which for centuries had enjoyed a feudal constitution modernized and Anglicized under British auspices in 1812, and where anti-Neapolitan feeling was strong, autonomy was suppressed, the constitution abolished in 1816, and the island, as a reward for its fidelity to the dynasty, converted into a Neapolitan province governed by Neapolitan bureaucrats.
The offer of French assistance, made after the proclamation of the republic in the spring of 1848, had been rejected mainly because France, fearing that the creation of a strong Italian state would be a danger to her, would have demanded the cession of Nice and Savoy, which the king refused to consider.
In the Austrian provinces and in the duchies it carried all before it, and gained many adherents in the Legations, Rome and Naples, although in the latter regions the autonomist feeling was still strong even among the Liberals.
The entry of Crispi into the Depretis cabinet (December 1877) placed at the ministry of the interior a strong hand and sure eye at a moment when they were about to become im- CHspi.
Crispi, whose strong anti-clerical convictions did not prevent him from regarding the papacy as preeminently an Italian institution, was determined both to prove to the Catholic world the practical independence of the government of the Church and to retain for Rome so potent a centre of universal attraction as the presence of the future pope.
The Abyssinians, 20,000 strong, speedily overwhelmed the small Italian force, which, after exhausting its ammunition, was destroyed where it stood.
In November 1887 a strong expedition under General di San Marzano raised the strength of the Massawa garrison to nearly 20,000 men.
On the 28th of March 1888 the negus indeed descended from the Abyssinian high plateau in the direction of Saati, but finding the Italian position too strong to be carried by assault, temporized and opened negotiations for peace.
Colonel Arimondi, commander of the colonial forces in the absence of the military governor, General Baratieri, attacked and routed a dervish force 10,000 strong on the 21st of December.
The Italian commander attempted to treat with Menelek, but his negotiations merely enabled the Italian envoy, Major Salsa, to ascertain that the Abyssinians were nearly Ioo,ooo strong mostly armed with rides and well supplied with artillery.
Shortly afterwards his term of office was brought to a close by the failure of an attempt to secure for Italy a coaling station at Sanmen and a sphere of influence in China; but his policy of active participation in Chinese affairs was continued in a modified form by his successor, the Marquis Visconti Venosta, who, entering the reconstructed Pelloux cabinet in May 1899, retained the portfolio of foreign affairs in the ensuing Saracco administration, and secured the despatch of an Italian expedition, 2000 strong, to aid in repressing the Chinese outbreak and in protecting Italian interests in the Far East (July 1900).
Upon the fall of the Saracco cabinet (9th February 1901) Visconti Venosta was succeeded at the foreign office by Signor Prinetti, a Lombard manufacturer of strong temperament, but without previous diplomatic experience.
A further cause of resentment was Austrias attitude towards the Vatican, inspired by the strong clerical tendencies of the imperial family, and indeed of a large section of the Austrian people.
Though a strong Tory and supporter of the hereditary principle, James's attacks on Protestantism soon drove him into opposition.
Any chance of safety that lay in the friendliness of a strong party in the council was more than nullified by the bitter personal enmity of the queen, who could not forgive his share in her mother's divorce and her own disgrace.
They use it with strong condemnation, from the standpoint of rigorous Christian orthodoxy; but it comes into England within very few years upon the Christian side - religion against irreligion - in Bishop John Wilkins's Principles and Duties of Natural Religion (1678).
But nothing is more certain than that his thought is a strong solvent of the intuitionalist way of thinking; and he has had an immense influence in many directions.
In declaring the supreme doctrines of Christianity to be mysteries above reason, he marks off a lower region where reason is to reign; the study of that lower region may well be called, as later centuries have called it, Natural Theology; and as such it presents strong intuitionalist affinities.
Leib nitz's Monadology - which has little influence on his theism - may be viewed as a strong recoil from Spinoza's all-swallowing substance.
In 63, with a strong army, he crossed the Euphrates, but Tiridates declined to give battle and concluded peace.
The more important of those in use to-day are carbolic acid, the perchloride and biniodide of mercury, iodoform, formalin, salicylic acid, &c. Carbolic acid is germicidal in strong solution, inhibitory in weaker ones.
The police are organized as a military battalion 643 strong.
Iwanzov  has brought forward strong grounds for the latter view, pointing out that the cnidoblast has no contractile mechanism and that measurements show discharged capsules to be on the average slightly larger than undischarged ones.
Just as Kant thus sharply marks off the regions of the inorganic and the organic, so he sets man in strong opposition to the lower animals.
A strong opposition was quickly aroused, and when Theophano and Adelaide, widow of the emperor Otto the Great, appeared in Germany, Henry was compelled to hand over the young king to his mother.
Another strong point with Luria was penance.
Several hydrated forms of the oxide are known, and a colloidal variety may be obtained by the dialysis of a strong hydrochloric acid solution of sodium molybdate.
So far as can be judged, Ayala had no strong political views, and drifted with the current of the moment.
To no town has the memory of one famous son brought wider notoriety than that which the memory of William Shakespeare has brought to Stratford; yet this notoriety sprang into strong growth only towards the end of the 18th century.
The midrib has a strong band of stereom above and below.
Brown and Morris in 1892 advanced strong reasons for thinking that cane-sugar, Ci2H22O11, is the first carbohydrate synthesized, and that the hexoses found in the plant result from the decomposition of this.