Quinn swims every morning and takes along a cake of soap because he's lazy.
She is unusually intelligent, charming... and then she is pretty, uncommonly pretty, and agile--she swims and rides splendidly... and her voice!
A duckling only a few hours old if placed in water swims with orderly strokes.
The cirri or tentacles, of which three or four pairs are present, are capable of being protruded, and the minute larva swims by means of the ciliary action they produce.
The monitor, or forktongued lizard, which burrows in the earth, climbs and swims, is said to grow to a length of 8 to 9 f t.
By the aid of these cilia the larva swims actively, but owing to its minute size it covers very little distance, and this probably accounts for the fact that where brachiopods occur there are, as a rule, a good many in one spot.
A large number of specimens of a species are usually found together, since their only mode of spreading is during the ciliated larval stage, which although it swims vigorously can only cover a few millimetres an hour; still it may be carried some little distance by currents.
with the faeces of the host the larva hatches out and swims freely for a time.
Comparatively only a few species are, for part of their lives, denizens of fresh water; these, as larvae, are parasitic on the eggs or larvae of other aquatic insects, the little hymenopteron, Polynema natans, one of the " fairy-flies " - swims through the water by strokes of her delicate wings in search of a dragon-fly's egg in which to lay her own egg, while the rare Agriotypus dives after the case of a caddis-worm.
Two typical forms are in use; in one a liquid is prepared in which the crystal freely swims, the density of the liquid being ascertained by the pycnometer or other methods; in the other a liquid of variable density, the so-called "diffusion column," is prepared, and observation is made of the level at which the particle comes to rest.
In the development of the Hydrozoa, and indeed of the Cnidaria generally, the egg usually gives rise to an oval larva which swims about by means of a coating of cilia on the surface of the body.
The larva for a time swims freely in the sea-water, having a circlet of cilia round the body in front of the mouth, forming the velum.
The glochidium quits the gillpouch of its parent and swims by alternate opening and shutting of the valves of its shell, as do adult Pecten and Lima, trailing at the same time a long byssus thread.
The hare takes readily to the water, where it swims well; an instance having been recorded in which one was observed crossing an arm of 1 Julius Hare's co-worker in this book was his brother Augustus William Hare (1792-1834), who, after a distinguished career at Oxford, was appointed rector of Alton Barnes, Wiltshire.
Bailak Kibdjaki, also, an Arabian writer, shows in his Merchant's Treasure, a work given to the world in 1282, that the magnetized needle, floated on water by means of a splinter of wood or a reed, was employed on the Syrian seas at the time of his voyage from Tripoli to Alexandria (1242), and adds:"They say that the captains who navigate the Indian seas use, instead of the needle and splinter, a sort of fish made out of hollow iron, which, when thrown into the water, swims upon the surface, and points out the north and south with its head and tail" (Klaproth, Lettre, p. 57).
This little creature, which has many of the features of a Trochosphere larva, swims about at the surface of the sea for about a month and grows rapidly.
It swims with most of the body submerged, and dives with perfect ease, remaining long without coming to the surface to breathe.
Lumber the writing with nothing - let it go as lightly as the bird flies in the air or a fish swims in the sea.
Of C. coscoroba Mr Gibson remarks (Ibis, 1880, pp. 36, 37) that its "note is a loud trumpet-call," and that it swims with "the neck curved and the wings raised after the true swan model."
Plans are afoot for the development of a rival film studio to be constructed in an old military ba... Walliams Swims!
The Bourne is a stalking angler's delight that offers a number of likely looking swims capable of holding chub or barbel.
Polarity is clearly seen in Vibrio cholerae, a highly motile pathogen that swims by rapidly rotating a single polar flagellum.
flagellumcoccus swims with the aid of two long flagella.
goblet of water, where it swims about in lively fashion!
Few people realize the immensity of vacancy in which the dust of the material universe swims.
lily swims are best fished on the bottom with strong float tackle.
For the past 10 or so years the riverbank has been neglected and dense planting has prevented angling from many of the swims.
A guy who swims in the fast lane (he's a local Rugby referee & very fit!
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snaggy swims ).
Dr. Adrian Porch, Cardiff University 3 1st May 2006 Swims like a fish (Biomimetic propulsion for small submersible ).
Generally the margins appear to be fishing best although the lilies swims and pole line are also producing well.
However it was very busy and all the 'known ' tench swims were taken.
tench swims were taken.
He swims, or at least he did.
It is often depicted with a flowing tail, which appendix attests close observation of nature; for the mino-game, as it is called, represents a tortoise to which, in the course of many scores of years, confcrvae have attached themselves so as to form an appendage of long green locks as the creature swims about.
A gnat pupa swims through the water by powerful strokes of its abdomen, while the caddis-fly pupa, in preparation for its final ecdysis, bites its way out of its subaqueous protective case and rises through the water, so that the fly may emerge into the air.
The cercaria swims freely for a time and either encysts directly on grass or weeds or it enters a second host which may be another mollusc, an insect, crustacean or fish, and then encysts.
The larva swims by a ri ig of cilia, which corresponds with the praeoral circlet of a Trochosphere.
The spider owes its name Argyroneta or the silver swimmer to its silvery appearance as it swims about under water enveloped in air, and its power to retain an envelope of air on its sternum and abdomen depends upon the circumstance that these areas are beset with hairs which prevent the water reaching the integument; but the air retained by these hairs can be released when the spider wishes to fill its subaqueous home with that element.
This is continued until the particle freely swims, and then the density of the mixture is determined by the ordinary methods (see Mineralogy).
12), and the upper part becomes detached and swims away, while the base regenerates a new crown.
It is surprising that they are caught here--that in this deep and capacious spring, far beneath the rattling teams and chaises and tinkling sleighs that travel the Walden road, this great gold and emerald fish swims.
A guy who swims in the fast lane (he 's a local rugby referee & very fit !
Do not fish in areas where lost fish are a virtual certainty (i.e. excessively snaggy swims).
Dr. Adrian Porch, Cardiff University 3 1st May 2006 Swims like a fish (Biomimetic propulsion for small submersible).
Despite reassurances that the ship will return for him, Karana jumps off the ship and swims ashore to be with him.
A girl that swims daily will need a rotation of several swimsuits so that they last throughout the season.
For a girl who only swims on the weekend or does more sunbathing than swimming, only a couple of swimsuits may be needed.
A simple one-piece in a variety of patterns, the straps and bottoms stay in place as she swims.
First, the different swims styles in this category all carry that "fun" vibe, and this can be seen through the playful use of color.
Mens thong swimwear is perfect for the man who likes a minimal amount of coverage when he swims.
They are made of Lycra and nylon, and they are so form-fitting that they stay put even when Phelps swims at maximum speed.
As some might imagine, most of these swims styles are fairly specialized, so you'll want to visit some very specific shopping sites that carry the look.
Buying budget-friendly suits allows her to buy more than one, which is important if she swims or suns a lot.
Not only will the right cover- up keep you warm in between swims, but it will also help to complement your beach style.
Montego Bay Swimdress: offering a solid block of color, this swims dress is a great alternative for those that dislike prints.
Ruling house: The twelfth house of the zodiac is the reposit of humanity's deepest fears and governs the primordial waters it swims in before the first breath of life.
She swims out to the buoy, and while he is asleep on the beach, she fights a losing battle against an unseen predator.
Finally, a mouth is formed by breaking through at the apex of the manubrium, and the now fully-formed medusa becomes separated by rupture of the stalk of the bud and swims away.
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