She unfolded her legs and sat on the edge of the chair.
He reached in his pocket and unfolded a sheet of paper and held it out to Dean.
He unfolded his arms and tossed some coffee into the boiling water.
He unfolded a piece of parchment.
Aesthetics, or the scientific consideration of the judgments resting on the feelings of pleasure and pain arising from the harmony or want of harmony between the particular of experience and the laws of understanding, is the special subject of the Kritik of Judgment, but the doctrine of teleology there unfolded is the more important for the complete view of the critical system.
It was my teacher who unfolded and developed them.
He unfolded his arms and faced her, studying her closely.
This is due to the fact that while young the turgidity and consequent growth are greater in the dorsal side of the leaf, so that it becomes rolled up. As it develops the maximum turgidity and growth change to its upper side, and so it becomes unfolded or expanded.
And at that moment, though the day was still, a light gust of wind blowing over the army slightly stirred the streamers on the lances and the unfolded standards fluttered against their staffs.
She unfolded the paper and gasped.
The youth glared at him for a long moment, then unfolded his arms, curiosity winning over.
She withdrew a single sheet of paper from her purse, unfolded it and adjusted her glasses.
In the northern unfolded region great flows of basic lava lie directly upon the Cambrian and Ordovician beds of Siberia, but are certainly in part of Tertiary age.
After parade he reconducted them to the guard-room of the palace and unfolded his plans to them.
These cave flowers are unfolded by pressure, as if a sheaf were forced through a tight binding, or the crystal fibres curl outward from the centre of the group. Thus spotless arches of 50 ft.
He unfolded it only when in the safety of his locked room and sat it down on the desk to stare at it.
This is due to the fact that it for the first time unfolded the true character of Yahweh, implicit in the old Mosaic religion and submerged in the subsequent centuries of Israel's life in Canaan, but now at length made clear and explicit to the mind of the 1 In Isa.
This interest and the popular tone of the history may be combined with the fact that the literature does not take us into the midst of that world of activity in which the events unfolded themselves.
Accordingly later exegetes 1 hold that the seventh in each series is unfolded in the series of seven that follows.
Locke, who had been educated at Winchester and had lectured on Greek at Oxford (1660), nevertheless almost completely eliminated Greek from the scheme which he unfolded in his Thoughts on Education (1693).
It left its trace in incantations, omens and hymns, and it gave birth to astronomy, which was assiduously cultivated because a knowledge of the heavens was the very foundation of the system of belief unfolded by the priests of Babylonia and Assyria.
The impetus to the purification of the old Semite religion to which the Hebrews for a long time clung in common with their fellows - the various branches of nomadic Arabs - was largely furnished by the remarkable civilization unfolded in the Euphrates valley and in many of the traditions, myths and legends embodied in the Old Testament; traces of direct borrowing from Babylonia may be discerned, while the indirect influences in the domain of the prophetical books, as also in the Psalms and in the so-called "Wisdom Literature," are even more noteworthy.
We have unfolded to us the monstrous system by which the governor could fix upon a remote place for the delivery of corn, and so compel the farmer to compound by a payment in money which the orator does not blame, on the ground that it is only proper to allow magistrates to receive corn wherever they wish (ib.
had been so far unfolded and fixed in my mind, I felt that the new instrument for applying calculation to geometry, for which I had so long sought, was now, at least in part, attained."
Hamilton, in fact, remarks, 2 " regard it as an inelegance and imperfection in this calculus, or rather in the state to which it has hitherto been unfolded, whenever it becomes, or seems to become, necessary to have recourse.
But even supposing that this method were accurate and completely unfolded, it is evident that it could only be made applicable and produce fruit when the phenomena of the universe have been very completely tabulated and arranged.
von Grafe, first saw the fundus of the living human eye, with its optic disc and blood-vessels, his face flushed with excitement, and he cried, "Helmholtz has unfolded to us a new world!"
After a remark that microscopes seem as capable of improvement as telescopes, he adds: " I shall now proceed to acquaint you with another more notable difformity in its Rays, wherein the Origin of Colour is unfolded: Concerning which I shall lay down the Doctrine first, and then, for its examination, give you an instance or two of the Experiments, as a specimen of the rest.
What was new was that Wesley added an organization, Methodism (qi;), in which each of his followers unfolded to one another the secrets of their heart, and became accountable to his fellows.
1 743) and James Short of Edinburgh (1710-1768) the instrument unfolded, in the ensuing century, some of its capabilities, which the labours of William Herschel enormously enhanced.
Partly in further development of views unfolded in Babylonia, but chiefly under Greek influences, the scope of astrology was enlarged until it was brought into connexion with practically all of the known sciences, botany, chemistry, zoology, mineralogy, anatomy and medicine.
While still a few steps from the officer she unfolded the kerchief and took out of it a white twenty- five-ruble assignat and hastily handed it to him.
Pierre unfolded his cold table napkin and, resolving to break the silence, looked at Natasha and at Princess Mary.
She unfolded her jacket collar and hunkered down in the saddle, cold and miserable.
"I Googled your symptoms," Jake said and unfolded a piece of paper.
"I don't know how this all unfolded," he said.
The chain-of-events had unfolded the way she planned, except that Gabriel didn't fall into her lap, and she had lost all her power in the process.
1 Indeed, the study of this memoir, limited though it be in scope, could not fail to convince any one that it proceeded from the mind of one who taught with the authority derived directly from original knowledge, and not from association with the scribes - a conviction that has become strengthened as, in a series of successive memoirs, the stores of more than twenty years' silent observation and unremitting research were unfolded, and, more than that, the hidden forces of the science of morphology were gradually brought to bear upon almost each subject that came under discussion.
As she unfolded a chair, Carmen glanced down the drive.
In the southern region of unfolded beds are found the lavas of the " harras " of Arabia, and in India the extensive flows of the Deccan Trap. In the central folded belt lie the great volcanoes, now mostly extinct, of Asia Minor, Armenia, Persia and Baluchistan.
not yet unfolded.
The subordinate characters are conceived with even more force and vividness; and the plot, which reflects precisely the struggles and aspirations of the period that immediately followed the Seven Years' War, is simply and naturally unfolded.
Then, on the st Shawwal (15th June 747), the first solemn meeting took place and the black flags were unfolded.
Officer Quint unfolded his body and wiped vomit from his lips with a handkerchief.
As their stories unfolded, she learned that the men had gone back with recruits to retrieve the supplies.
The entirety of his history with Past-Death unfolded before her, from the moment Past-Death discovered the seventeen-year-old Gabriel, the lone survivor of demon attacks led by Darkyn.
A set of stairs unfolded from the helicopter to the plateau, and Brady rushed her forward.
A suitably bombastic competition unfolded during the program: the semi-final of " Win the This Morning House " .
He was present when the universe was unfolded and will be around at its final consummation.
globular soya protein is unfolded to form extended chains of protein.
With a deep growl, I unfolded my massive, hairy body from the suddenly too-small bathroom.
With the maps unfolded on the table our morning's cycling looks hopeless.
The mountains, with their lonely crags, volcanic cones and deep kloofs unfolded before our eyes one by one.
The intraocular lens will be unfolded once it is in your eye.
He unfolded it and disclosed a golden pince-nez, with two broken ends of black silk cord dangling from the end of it.
When unfolded for use, the spring-loaded pliers open to fit your hand.
rapt silence as the tragic events unfolded... David Rex ' Oedipus was a most moving figure.
I unfolded my carefully rehearsed story to them listened to closely by Jane who sat nearby.
reinterpret the events as they unfolded before them.
But later in the novel: Gradually the explanation of the organ's otherwise miraculous resurrection had been unfolded.
world revulsion at evidence of the Holocaust, which unfolded in 1945, ensured that there were going to be trials for war crimes.
unfolded which means it uses half the paper of a normal greeting card.
However, a different emphasis for the season of Advent has gradually unfolded in much of the rest of the church.
We have taken due note of Amos, who unfolded the character of Yahweh as universal righteous sovereign; and also the sublime portrayal of His exalted nature in Isa.
As an orthodox traditionalist Origen holds that Christianity is a practical and religious saving principle, that it has unfolded itself in an historical series of revealing facts, that the church has accurately embodied the substance of her faith in the regula fidei, and that simple faith is sufficient for the renewal and salvation of man.
Curiosity impelled him to remain and watch the progress of such a novel phenomenon; but curiosity was changed into dismay as the terrific character of the phenomenon unfolded itself.
A body of infidels under the leadership of Abner Kneeland (1 774-1844), who had previously been in turn a Baptist minister and the editor of a Universalist magazine, proffered him the use of their small hall; and, no other place being accessible, he accepted it gratefully, and delivered therein (in October 1830) three lectures, in which he unfolded his principles and plans.
A full house listened in rapt silence as the tragic events unfolded... David Rex ' Oedipus was a most moving figure.
The prophets had to reinterpret the events as they unfolded before them.
But later in the novel: Gradually the explanation of the organ 's otherwise miraculous resurrection had been unfolded.
World revulsion at evidence of the Holocaust, which unfolded in 1945, ensured that there were going to be trials for war crimes.
In addition, the card is unfolded which means it uses half the paper of a normal greeting card.
Also remember to make sure you have enough space to accommodate the mattress when it's unfolded or extended.
You can put an engagement photo on the front; have a personal message on the first fold and your wedding invitation wording in the middle section once it is unfolded.
Put information you normally would have used enclosures for on the two sides of the unfolded invite.
Johnston is currently pursuing a career in entertainment, as an actor and model, and is also shopping his story of being with Bristol Palin and how things unfolded during her mother's vice-presidential campaign.
By January 1986 the LIBOR history unfolded into a new interest rate index when the BBA introduced the LIBOR index for use by its member banks.
Create a 90-degree angle about in the center of the otherwise unfolded portion.
You are folding the paper at the center of the unfolded center portion of the paper.
Leave about two inches of space across the bottom that is unfolded.
With the paper unfolded, fold it again, but this time diagonally.
Turn the paper 90 degrees so that the unfolded corners now are pointing to your left and to your right.
For instance, there is a Jimmy Choo bag that starts as a clutch but can be unfolded into a single flap shoulder bag or worn across the body as a messenger bag.
Virgo doesn't want to see wall paintings that hang crooked, laundry that's been left unfolded or dirty dishes piled high in the sink.
Their love story unfolded across a decade as numerous forces (including Nina's controlling father Palmer) strove to keep them apart.
His duties have expanded exponentially as the Millionaire Matchmaker series has unfolded, and he does a considerable amount of public relations, sales, and advertising as well.
News of their divorce actually broke in the press before the story unfolded on the show.
As she told E Online, her perception of what the show would be like and the reality of how it all unfolded didn't mesh.
Against this power struggle, a love story unfolded between Anakin and Padme.
In the prequels, his character unfolded from that of a young slave named Anakin Skywalker, the son of a woman who became pregnant by the Force.
As the Star Wars saga unfolded, it was also revealed that Anakin was the Dark Lord Darth Vader.
In the great vision of world domination which had gradually unfolded itself before German Imperialists, the high-road to be followed ran through Constantinople and Asia Minor - thence the East and the chief waterway to it, the Suez Canal, would come within reach.
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