"Yes. Not easy, but yes," Sofi replied, tilting her head to the side.
She gazed at the soft ceiling lighting before tilting her head to see whose quiet voices she heard.
She found herself tilting her head to expose her neck.
The weir is opened by joining the needles of each bay by a chain passed through the eyes at the top and a line of wire through the central rings, so that when released at the top by the tilting of the escape bar by the derrick, they float down as a raft, and are caught by a man in a boat, or, when the cur rent is strong, they are 'mopes ?o drawn to the bank by a rope attached to them previously to their release.
Another company, a lucky one for not all the companies had vodka, crowded round a pockmarked, broad-shouldered sergeant major who, tilting a keg, filled one after another the canteen lids held out to him.
Earthquakes and earth-tremors grade into one another, and in almost every earthquake there is some tilting of the surface.
Urquhart (in his Discovery of a most exquisite jewel) states that while in Paris Crichton successfully held a dispute in the college of Navarre, on any subject and in twelve languages, and that the next day he won a tilting match at the Louvre.
Ventilation is afforded at the ends, usually by tilting laths, operated by a cord.
He gripped her neck in one large, roughened hand, tilting her head.
If it hadn't been for tilting her head back that way, she might not have seen the movement.
The plant consists of two tilting oval metal pans (capacity 7 tons), one cylindrical crystallizing pot (capacity 22 tons), with two discharging spouts and one steam inlet opening, two lead moulds (capacity 31 tons), and a steam crane.
On the 30th of June 1559, when tilting with the count of Montgomery, Henry was wounded in the temple by a lance.
lating the water are connected to the casing, so that any tilting automatically regulates the flow, and therefore the thickness of the film in the vortex.
These were followed by a period of minor tilting and faulting in early Mesozoic, by a moderate upwarping in Tertiary, and by a moderate uplift in post-Tertiary time.
If therefore the outer rail is laid at a level above that of the inner rail at the curve, overturning will be resisted more than would be the case if both rails were in the same horizontal plane, since the tilting of the vehicle due to this " superelevation " diminishes the overturning moment, and also increases the restoring moment, by shortening in the one case and lengthening in the other the lever arms at which the respective forces act.
The tilting of the mountain mass was presumably not a simple or a single movement; it was probably slow, for Pitt river (headwaters of the Sacramento) traverses the northern part of the range in antecedent fashion; the tilting involved the subdivision of the great block into smaller ones, in the northern half of the range at least; Lake Tahoe (altitude 6225 ft.) near the range crest is explained as occupyilig a depression between two block fragments; and farther north similar depressions now appear as aggraded highland meadows.
The tilting of the great block resulted in presenting a strong slope to the east, facing the deserts of the Basin Range province and in large measure determining their aridity; and a long moderate slope to the west.
The working chamber indeed is the furnace proper, in which the whole of the open-hearth process is carried out, and the function of all the rest of the apparatus, apart from the tilting mechanism, is simply to pre-heat the air and gas, and to lead them to the furnace proper and thence to the chimney.
- Diagrammatic Sections of Tilting Siemens Furnace..
N, Hydraulic cylinder for tilting.
The tilting working chamber is connected with the stationary ports L and L' by means of the loose water-cooled joint W in Campbell's system, which is here shown.
Wellman's tilting furnace rolls on a fixed rack instead of on rollers.
Since the movements of the ground are frequently accompanied by a slight tilting, which would cause b or b' to swing or wander away from its normal position, a sufficient stability is given to the weights by inclining the axis of the instrument slightly forwards.
With pendulums of shorter length, say metres, it is necessary to have a multiplication 80 to too fold by a double system of very light levers, in order to render the extremely slight tilting of their support perceptible.
As this position is approached the period of swing becomes greater and greater, and sensibility to slight tilting at right angles to the plane of o'o"m is increased.
With a period of 18 seconds, and the record-receiving paper at a distance of about 15 ft., a deflection of I millimetre of the light spot may indicate a tilting of AD part of a second of arc, or I in.
at the outer end of the boom corresponds to a tilting of the bed-plate of o" 5, or I in.
9, rotates by tilting at right angles to the paper.
in diameter, standing erect, but pierced by a tubular passage from top to bottom; the Leaning Column nearly as large, undermined and tilting like the campanile of Pisa; the Organ, a cluster of stalactites in the chamber known as the Cathedral; besides a vast bed of di.- integrated carbonates left by the whirling flood in its retreat through the great space called the Elfin Ramble.
At the Boston and Great Falls (Montana) works tilting reverberatories, modelled after open hearth steel furnaces, were first erected; but they were found to possess objectionable features.
To use a pipette, the absorbing liquid is brought to the outlet of the capillary by tilting or by squeezing a rubber ball fixed to the wide end, and the liquid is maintained there by closing with a clip. The capillary is connected with the measuring tube by a fine tube previously filled with water.
The drainage of Bajour flows eastwards, starting from the eastern slopes of the dividing ridge which overlooks the Kunar and terminating in the Panjkora river, so that the district lies on a slope tilting gradually downwards from the Kunar ridge to the Panjkora.
regions of the state the course of the rivers is rapid, owing to a relatively recent tilting of the surface.
Self-conscious in front of Gabriel's closest friend, Deidre faced him, tilting her head back to meet his liquid silver eyes.
In spite of the breath-catching vertical drop-offs, boulder-strewn tilting and rolling Jeep roads with their impossible angles of ascent, the solitude of being able to stare for miles and miles in any directions with not a soul in sightâ€”all this melted away to a sense of awe and peace that made any anxiety evaporate like mountain mist on a summer morning.
Over the same interval Type A sequence boundaries become angular rather than parallel unconformities, suggesting increased tilting of the basin margin.
ax degrees about the x -axis, tilting the data toward the viewer.
Open and clear the airway immediately by lifting chin forward and tilting the forehead back.
In this proposal a series of experiments with graded sediments are detailed which will take place in the tilting flume at HR Wallingford.
The correct intensity for the pixel is controlled by tilting each mirror on and off (pulse-width modulation ).
A band may be felt tightly pulling the patella over laterally and tilting the patella.
Fitzpatrick A, Sutton R. Tilting toward a Diagnosis in Recurrent unexplained syncope.
upholstered bucket seats with tilting backs.
The seats at the front were well upholstered bucket seats with tilting backs.
yagi (antenna)in lobe of a single yagi is fairly wide, tilting did not help much.
It consists of a metal box placed on a tilting stand (fig.
Fitzpatrick A, Sutton R. Tilting toward a Diagnosis in Recurrent unexplained Syncope.
Since the main lobe of a single yagi is fairly wide, tilting did not help much.
If you want her to learn the word "drink", repeat the word while forming a cup with your hand and tilting your head back, as if to drink.
It comes with an adjustable lumbar kit for extra back support and has a tilting mechanism that adjusts to natural body motion.
The Clairol Shining Star Lighted Makeup Mirror offers two evenly balanced light settings, tilting and angle adjustment, and a trim, lightweight design for everyday use.
To do this, simply turn your skis to either the right or left 90 degrees while you put pressure on the upper edges of your skis by tilting them into the side of the mountain.
Smooth mechanism - Be sure the chair does not jump or jerk as it moves through the lifting and tilting functions and that it does not drop quickly when it returns to the original position.
Instead of using a directional pad or an analog stick to control your speedy truck, you hold the Wii Remote (affectionately known as the Wii-mote in some circles) on its side, tilting it to the left and right to turn.
As you fly through the air, you can perform tricks and must attempt to land on all four wheels by adjusting the pitch (tilting the Wii Remote forward or back).
If you are having a difficult time tilting your guitar to activate the star power, the select button also does the trick.
Once your meter is at least half full, you can active star power by either tilting the guitar vertically or hitting the select button.
A Wii launch title from Nintendo themselves, Excite Truck puts you in control of a vehicle and lets you race by tilting and turning your controller.
This is done by tilting the Wii Remote or Wii Wheel upwards.
You steer by tilting the controller to the left or the right.On the Virtual Console, you'll also find classics like Wave Race 64 from the Nintendo 64 (N64), in case you're in the mood for a little nostalgia.
You steer by tilting the Wii Remote to the left and right.
This may be obtained by tilting the bed and allowing the patient's body to act as a counterweight.
The platinum model comes with a 360 degree tilting head feature that allows you to reach corners and underneath furniture easily.
Also, make sure there is some movement as you kiss, such as tilting your heads back and forth or varying the kisses and kissing her neck or ears.
Heels in general make the legs appear longer by tilting the foot downward and lifting the heels.
An inflexible and shortened hip flexor muscle exerts a small but constant pull on the pelvic bone, tilting the whole hip slightly forward.
Exhale and perform a reverse curl by tilting your pelvis and reaching your feet toward the ceiling.
Avoid backward neck flexion (tilting your chin to the ceiling and leaning your head all the way back).
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