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To the situation defined by concordat, however, succeeds another situation, more or less uncertain and more or less strained, in which the two powers legislate separately on mixed matters, sometimes not without provoking conflicts.
In the brief Traite de metaphysique the author makes his grand effort, but scarcely succeeds in doing more than show that he had no real conception of what metaphysic is.
If Memon succeeds in raising an army of his allies, he will be able to trap us here on the cliffs, against the ocean here.
In the 12th tablet Gilgamesh succeeds in obtaining a view of Eabani's shade, and learns through him of the sad fate endured by the dead.
The tree generally succeeds on the Welsh hills.Advertisement
Moreover, if anything like the needful accommodation be afforded, it will build a nest and therein lay its eggs; but it rarely succeeds in bringing up its young in confinement.
If it succeeds, there will be a new line of communication along which that great personality will tell on men's minds and hearts.
A limited area (not more than 1150 acres) of the Black Sea coast between Sukhum-kaleh and Batum is planted with the tea-shrub, which succeeds very well.
After a short spring the heat of summer succeeds, which in its turn is followed by an autumn of six weeks' duration.
He succeeds in doing so, and finds himself in a wonderful park, which lies along the sea coast.Advertisement
To this succeeds the Nogal district, separated both from the Sorl and the Haud by ranges of low hills.
The lieutenant governor (and then the secretary of state) succeeds to the office of governor if the governor is removed, dies or leaves the state.
A vice-president is elected at the same time and under the same conditions, who is president of the senate ex officio, and succeeds to the presidency in case the office becomes vacant during the last two years of the presidential term.
The crocus succeeds in any fairly good garden soil, and is usually planted near the edges of beds or borders in the flower garden, or in broadish patches at intervals along the mixed borders.
A third podium succeeds the second, and so on.Advertisement
The mildew is in its turn attacked by a fungus of the same tribe, Cicinnobolus Cesatii, which lives parasitically within the hyphae of its host, and at times even succeeds in destroying it.
Though cultivated in sub-tropical countries such as Natal and the Southern states of the Union, it is essentially tropical in its requirements and succeeds best in warm damp climates such as Cuba, British Guiana and Hawaii, and in India and Java in the Old World.
The tree succeeds in deep, sandy or calcareous loams, and in stiff loams resting on a gravelly bottom.
Okamuia Yasutaro, commonly called Shozan, produces specimens which only a very acute connoisseur can distinguish from the work of Nomura Ninsei; Tanzan Rokuros half-tint enamels and soft creamy glazes would have stood high in any epoch; Taizan YOhei produces Awata faience not inferior to that of former days; Kagiya SObei worthily supports the reputation of the KinkOzan ware; Kawamoto Eijiro has made to the order of a well-known KiOto firm many specimens now figuring in foreign collections as old masterpieces; and ItO TOzan succeeds in decorating faience with seven colors sons couverte (black, green, blue, russetred, tea-brown, purple and peach), a feat never before accomplished.
The Dharm raja succeeds as an incarnation of the deity.Advertisement
Since Ultramontanism cannot hope to realise its political ambitions unless it succeeds in controlling the intellectual and religious life of Catholic Christendom, it attempts to extend its sphere of influence in all directions over culture, science, education, literature and the forms taken by devotion.
This gives rise to the great morphological difference, that in the former regions, the Astin-tagh and the Kuruk-tagh, the products of disintegration are almost always carried away by the wind, and so disappear; no matter how powerful or how active the disintegration may be, none of the loosened material ever succeeds either in gathering amongst the mountains or in accumulating at their foot.
With him the twilight period which succeeds to the apostolic age is over, and we enter upon the main course of ecclesiastical history.
Even in the spiritual labours which the Society shares with the other orders, its own ways of dealing with persons and things result from the system of training which succeeds in forming men to a type that is considered desirable.
On the other hand he nowhere succeeds in attaining to a complete scientific system.Advertisement
The terga and pleura of each individual segment overlap those of the segment that serially succeeds it.
In a north-eastern section, practically all of New England is occupied by the older crystalline belt; the corresponding northern part of the stratified belt in the St Lawrence and Champlain-Hudson valleys on the inland side of New England is comparatively free from the ridge-making rocks which abound farther south; and here the plateau member is wanting, being replaced, as it were, by the Adirondacks, an outlier of the Laurentian highlands of Canada which immediately succeeds the deformed stratified belt west of Lake Champlain.
He saves his brother's life, is reinvested with the dukedom of Calabria, and, after the death of Daunus, succeeds to Apulia.
He succeeds in fitting the Homeric topography to this latter island, and suggests that the name may have been transferred in consequence of a migration of the inhabitants.
From a careful series of experiments made in the Horticultural Society's Garden at Chiswick, it was found that where the soil is loamy, or light and slightly enriched with decayed vegetable matter, the apple succeeds best on the doucin stock, and the pear on the quince; and where it is chalky it is preferable to graft the apple on the crab, and the pear on the wild pear.
But from Spires (Speyer) town succeeds town as far down as Dsseldorf.
Kircher's experimentum mirabile with the fowl and the chalk line succeeds best with the decerebrate hen.
Thiselton-Dyer has pointed out, what is called "specific stability" is a familiar obstacle to the producer of novelties, but one which he frequently succeeds in breaking down by cultural and other methods.
It is mainly religious and philosophical, and purports to give the discussion, extending over several days, in which a Buddhist elder named Nagasena succeeds in converting Milinda, that is Menander, the famous Greek king of Bactria, to Buddhism.
We have followed it long enough to see its directness and simplicity, to observe the naturalness with which one incident succeeds another, and to watch the gradual manifestation of a personality at once strong and sympathetic, wielding extraordinary powers, which are placed wholly at the service of others, and refusing to be hindered from helping men by the ordinary restrictions of social or religious custom.
To this succeeds a noteworthy example of the Deuteronomic treatment of tradition in the achievement of Othniel the only Judaean "judge," The bareness of detail, not to speak of the improbability of the situation, renders its genuineness doubtful, and the passage is one of the indications of a secondary Deuteronomic redaction.
Among many Berber tribes the law of inheritance is such that the eldest daughter's son succeeds.
Q the letter which immediately succeeds P in the alphabet of Latin and the modern languages of western Europe.
The decline of Egypt under the XXth Dynasty, and the contemporary fall of the Aegean sea-power, left Cyprus isolated and defenceless, and the Early Iron Age which succeeds is a period of obscurity and relapse.
If the declarer succeeds in making at least the number of tricks he stood for he wins whatever stakes are played for; if not he loses.
All colours are complementary, or go in pairs; each pair makes up the whole activity of the retina, and so is equivalent to white; and the two partial activities are so connected that when the first is exhausted the other spontaneously succeeds.
In England where it is generally known as the " Weymouth pine," it succeeds well on deep light soils when well-drained; trees have attained occasionally a height of zoo ft.
A combination of the two kinds of remedy is sometimes useful, and chloral sometimes succeeds when other things fail, because it depresses the circulation as well as lessens the activity of the brain-cells.
In the western Himalaya the cultivated variety of the tea plant of China succeeds well; on the east the indigenous tea of Assam, which is not specifically different, and is perhaps the original parent of the Chinese variety, is now almost everywhere preferred.
The lieutenant-governor succeeds the governor in case of vacancy, and next in order of succession comes the secretary of state.
In this field the priest succeeds the poet.
Thus in succession there are the famous white cliffs about Dover, terminating the North Downs, the low coast of Romney Marsh, projecting seaward in Dungeness, the cliffs above Hastings, terminating an offshoot of the Forest Ridges, the low shore between Hastings and Eastbourne, to which succeeds the lofty Beachy Head, terminating the South Downs.
This mixture is known as cinchona febrifuge, and is prepared chiefly from C. succirubra, which succeeds better in India than the other species in cultivation, and grows at a lower elevation, being consequently procurable in large quantities at a comparatively low price.
A non-official preparation of quinine - Warburg's Tincture - occasionally succeeds where the ordinary preparations fail.
It is much hardier than most plants of the orange tribe, and succeeds well when grafted on the wild species, Citrus trifoliata.
The other important administrative officers are the secretary of state (who succeeds the governor if he dies or resigns - there is no lieutenant-governor), treasurer, attorney-general, superintendent of public instruction and labour commissioner.
Monastic history is represented by Higdens voluminous Polychronicon, which succeeds the Flores historiarum.
Horace Walpoles Letters (Clarendon Press, 16 vols.) are the best comment on the history of the period; his Memoirs are not so good, though they are superior to Wraxall, who succeeds him.
Mahomet himself called fasting the " gate of religion," and forbade it only on the two great festivals, namely, on that which immediately follows Ramadan and on that which succeeds the pilgrimage.
But it may be doubted whether he succeeds in clearly distinguishing ethical feelings from ethical judgments, and if they are to be treated as synonymous it seems difficult to avoid the conclusion that the implications of moral " judgment " must involve a reference to metaphysics.
Apart from the positive and permanent value of the higher unities which he succeeds in establishing, the light and suggestiveness of his discussions and treatment of the great points at issue in all the principal fields of human thought, unsatisfactory as many of his positions may be considered, make him one of the most helpful and instructive of modern thinkers.
No certain representative of the Dingle Beds has been traced elsewhere throughout the south of Ireland, where the Old Red Sandstone succeeds the uptilted Silurian strata with striking unconformity.
The lieutenant-governor is the presiding officer of the senate, and succeeds the governor if the governor is removed from office by impeachment, death, resignation or otherwise.
To the Bagshot Sand succeeds the thick mass of sands with intercalated plant-beds seen in Bournemouth cliffs.
The Miocene flora, which succeeds to that just described, is well represented in Europe; but till recently there has been an unfortunate tendency to refer Tertiary floras of all dates to the Miocene period, unless the geological position of the strata was so clear as obviously to forbid this assignment.
Assuming at the outset an opposition between the two, self and matter of knowledge, he is driven by the exigencies of the problem of reconciliation to insert term after term as means of bringing them together, but never succeeds in attaining a junction which is more than mechanical.
He quickly succeeds in provoking the builders into taking strike action.
The film succeeds not only in terms of action and suspense but as cautionary fable, historical allegory, social satire and moral disquisition.
The only area in which Rise & Fall actually succeeds in being truly awe inspiring is, unexpectedly, in the naval warfare.
Her color palette mixes muted natural tones with juicy, sometimes brash accents and she succeeds in making tricky shade combinations work together.
However, the Floral Dance succeeds in having the last say as the music makes its last frantic dash to the finishing line.
Parke controls most of the rallies, but Jonathan succeeds to place a few lethal backhand drop shots to equalize at 6/6.
Joanna Cannan succeeds in making her readers not just sympathetic to Patricia's plight, but deeply empathetic too.
Based on the philosophy that the employe is completely expendable, this book succeeds in " Topgrading " worker exploitation.
A Britain that succeeds globally because working together we build on our scientific genius and are outward looking, internationalist and European.
It always succeeds, and its code is not interpolated.
He succeeds Fr Peter Brealey, who will be moving to Chertsey after a short Sabbatical.
She only succeeds in blowing up the open air urinal in the town square.
The main proof of the objective value of the view we may gain will rather lie in the degree in which it succeeds in assigning to every element of culture its due position, or in which it is able to appreciate and combine different and apparently opposite tendencies and interests, in the sort of justice with which it weighs our manifold desires and aspirations, balancing them in due proportions, refusing to sacrifice to a one-sided principle any truth or conviction which experience has proven to be useful and necessary.
Sage-hens, grouse and small birds the coyote hunts successfully alone, quartering over the ground like a trained pointer until he succeeds in locating his bird, when he drops flat in the grass and creeps forward like a cat until close enough for the final spring."
In illustration of this tendency, he pointed out that mind tends to assimilate a new impression to a previous content, and by generalization to bring as many impressions under as few general conceptions as possible, and succeeds so far as it generalizes from pure experience of the given.
The well-known custom which gives the nearest heir of the dead a right to inherit the widow is naturally distinct from the levirate, where it is the brother's duty to marry his widowed sister-in-law if childless, and where the eldest son succeeds to the name and inheritance of the deceased.
When such holes freeze, and a rain succeeds, and finally a new freezing forms a fresh smooth ice over all, it is beautifully mottled internally by dark figures, shaped somewhat like a spider's web, what you may call ice rosettes, produced by the channels worn by the water flowing from all sides to a centre.
Whatever he does succeeds.
He succeeds Fr Peter Brealey, who will be moving to Chertsey after a short sabbatical.
In four single columns he succeeds in puncturing every single piece of sanctimonious posturing vented by Emperor Tony in his sad little speech.
Days pass, and after several failed attempts, he succeeds in freeing himself and heads for safety, shackles still attached.
The escape plan succeeds, but a series of murders with an oxyacetylene flashlight ensue.
The future of humanity depends on whether the group succeeds or fails.
Araujia Sericofera - A bold and distinct evergreen climber, not hardy everywhere, but where it succeeds in a southern county flowers, and in late summer bears curious fruits.
It succeeds in almost any soil, preferring a rich, light loam.
L. Jacobaeus, a tender species with almost black flowers, succeeds in the open air in summer, and is all the better for planting out.
It succeeds best in peaty or sandy soil, in sheltered shady nooks on well-drained parts of the rock garden.
The leaves are larger than those of the Common Box, and when exposed to the sun are of a lighter green, but it only succeeds well in warm, well-sheltered situations, with a dry soil and a warm subsoil.
It succeeds best against a north, west, or east wall, a southern exposure being usually too hot and dry.
America. It succeeds in half-shady spots on the margin of the rock garden or bog, or in a select spot among choice shrubs in light, moist vegetable soil, covered with Cocoa fibre to keep the surface open.
It succeeds in any soil, and is 4 to 6 inches high.
The Fire Pink succeeds in a well-drained rock garden.
In the south-west of England and along the south coast, this plant succeeds in the open, but inland it makes little progress.
In mild places the common E. macrantha succeeds in the open, but, as a rule, it must be regarded as a wall shrub.
It spreads slowly by underground stems, and succeeds in crevices of the rock garden or border.
Succeeds best perhaps in chalky loam or soil containing much mortar rubble or the like.
It succeeds well as a half-hardy annual, sown outdoors in April.
It is an annual, and succeeds in this country both as a pot-plant under glass, or in the border during summer, where it flowers and ripens seed freely.
It belongs to the rhizomatose group, is free both in growth and bloom, and succeeds in full sun and in sandy soil.
It is a native of Crete, and succeeds best in rather moist soil, whilst increased easily by division or seed.
It is somewhat tender, but in warm sheltered spots, in light sandy soil, succeeds, and flowers in winter and spring.
L. crenulata is similar, but not quite so hardy, though it succeeds in the mildest localities, as will also the Chili L. chilensis, a tree Fern of noble growth.
The plant succeeds in the moist peaty soil of woodlands, especially in wet places and in partial shade, and where the leaves are sheltered form cold winds.
A. vaginatus succeeds in an exposed position in any ordinary border.
It succeeds in any sandy, well-drained soil.
It is hardy, and succeeds in the rock garden, but the soil must be thoroughly drained, for though the plant requires abundance of water during growth, it suffers from stagnant moisture.
It succeeds best in light soils, and is easily increased by seeds, layers, or cuttings of the ripened shoots in autumn.
Paulownia - P. imperialis is a fine flowering tree from Japan, not suitable for our climate generally, though in a few places it succeeds.
It is a precious shrub for the cooler parts of the rock garden and succeeds admirably in the more favourable coast gardens, and in moist peat or turfy loam.
It succeeds well in warm sheltered situations in borders of light and well-drained soil, but requires some protection over the bulbs in winter.
It succeeds well in various soils, as described, and is hardy.
Calceolaria Violacea - A distinct kind, with small helmet-shaped flowers, rich purple and spotted; succeeds well on warm borders or the rock garden, and, if slightly protected, withstands mild winters in the south.
It succeeds in dry as well as damp positions, if it has a rich friable soil, or if when beginning to grow it is well watered.
This variety is not thoroughly hardy, except in very mild localities, but it succeeds well under frame-culture.
It requires in most places a position on a wall in order to induce it to fruit with freedom, and succeeds better in dry, poor soil.
S. coccinea is a rather pretty perennial with spikes of red flowers about 1 foot high, and succeeds in a partially-shaded border anywhere in the south.
Whereas the game succeeds in keeping play interesting, it does lack in its game display size.
Microsoft is taking the necessary precautions to ensure their new mobile platform succeeds in a competitive smartphone industry flooded with iPhones and Blackberry devices.
In this way, the company acknowledges that an engagement ring is only the beginning of a relationship, and they are willing to work with the couple to be sure that relationship succeeds.
The evil stepmother eventually succeeds in putting her into a sleep that only the kiss from a prince can wake her from.
Haley return to Tree Hill to try and save her marriage to Nathan and succeeds, as Lucas and Brooke begin a relationship.
It's great when a business succeeds, providing personal satisfaction and a good income to provide for your family.
He is the sole cameraman, filming himself as he struggles and succeeds through a number of different survival situations.
Whether or not she succeeds, the attempt itself is admirable.
Leia, hearing Luke's decision through the Force, succeeds in getting Lando to swing back just in time to rescue Luke before he plummets to his death.
And this only succeeds if the world is well-thought-out, internally consistent and fascinating.
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