has veneer mills here, and there are large box factories.
In the Italian Renaissance, only a thin veneer of society's elites participated in the creation or ownership of the frescos, music, statues, and paintings; most were only passive observers.
It reflected without exaggeration or literary veneer the faith of the German burgher, his blunt good sense and honesty of purpose.
Some use is also made of the forest resources of the state in the manufacture of veneer, paper pulp, turpentine and other chemicals.
The heavy old-fashioned country-made packages are rapidly being replaced by light-tared Boxes made from several thicknesses of veneer pressed closely together, most of which come from Russia.
The city has lumber and fishing interests (perch, whitefish, sturgeon, pickerel, bass, &c. being caught in Saginaw Bay), large machine shops and foundries (value of products in 1905, $ 1, 743, 1 55, or 31% of the total of the city's factory products), and various manufactures, including ships (wooden and steel), wooden ware, woodpipe, veneer, railroad machinery, cement, alkali and chicory.
10) superficially resemble each other, but if the outer form be removed this resemblance proves to be a mere veneer of adaptation, because their internal skeletal parts are as radically different as are their genetic relations, founded on heredity.
Sculptured panels, with conventional motives, peacocks, eagles devouring hares, peacocks drinking from a cup on a tall pillar, are let into both exterior and interior walls, as are roundels of precious marbles, sawn from columns of porphyry, serpentine, verd antique, &c. The adoption of veneer for decoration prohibited any deep cutting, and almost all the sculpture is shallow.
Others occur in the flat northern half of the Crimea, and even close to Kerch, where the famous Kul Oba seems to have held a Scythic chieftain who had adopted a veneer of Greek tastes, but remained a barbarian at heart.
Although the national God was at once a transcendent ruler of the universe and also near at hand to man, the unconscious religious feeling found an outlet, not only in the splendid worship at Jerusalem, but in the more immediate intercessors, divine agencies, and the like; and when Judaism left its native soil the local supernatural beings revived - as characteristically as when the old placenames threw off their Greek dress - and they still survive, under a veneer of Mahommedanism, as the modern representatives of the Baals of the distant past.'
His charters to landowners and burghs (charters not being novel in Scotland, but now more lavishly conferred) substituted written documents for the unwritten customs of Celtic tenure, and converted the under kings of provinces into earls of the king, while vice-comites, or sheriffs, administered local justice in the king's name, though Celtic custom still prevailed, under a thin veneer of law, in the Celtic regions, as in Galloway.
But a few years ago they used to compile laborious essays, in which the inspiration was drawn from Occidental text-books, and the alien character of the source was hidden under a veneer of Chinese aphorisms., To-day they write terse, succinct, closely-reasoned articles, seldom diffuse, often witty; and generally free from extravagance of thought or diction.
1852), the most popular Rumanian dramatist of modern times, who has brought on the stage living types of the lower and middle classes, and has skilfully portrayed the effect of modern veneer on old customs, is also the author of the powerful short novel Faclia de pate.
Asheville is a market for live-stock, dairy products, lumber and fruits, and has various manufactories (in which a good water-power is utilized), including tanneries, cotton mills, brick and tile factories, and a wood-working and veneer plant.
burr walnut veneer being placed onto the glued MDF.
For example on the other drawers the fronts were slightly bowed where the veneer had pulled them out of line.
An oak veneer frame holds a polyester cushion with washable cover.
foam rubber grip or a timber veneer grip.
Birch veneer laminated drawers give the cabinet a gentle impact whilst opening the drawers unlocks the mechanism of their support, creating interest.
A great English vintage toffee tin, a printed faux walnut wood veneer to resemble a wooden casket or box.
Dental veneer is a thin covering for the outer portion of your teeth.
The lid and lid flap have large elaborate brass strap hinges which are beautifully set off by the dark walnut veneer.
Including a hand-carved solid maple top with flame maple veneer, the AV3 offers unparalleled features and value.
oak veneer with satin aluminum lever handles and matching key plates.
The outside of the case is decorated with fielded panels of mahogany veneer surrounded with narrow parquetry stringing and walnut bands.
rosewood veneer table inlaid with silver and with feet of electroplated nickel silver.
varnished woodwork, with matched veneer or timber.
The table is finished in an attractive light maple veneer.
Core materials A veneer of surface feldspathic porcelain is bonded to a core.
A fortnight later, you feel queer, Somehow lose your immune veneer.
rosewood effect veneer to match the veneer on the pool table.
But formula one has got this veneer of sophisticated sexiness.
In addition it is faced with flamed maple veneer finished in a cherry sunburst.
Underneath the veneer of smart suits, the BNP has deep set aims of racial superiority.
Once done sprinkle talc onto the exposed glued surface of the veneer so to avoid permanently bonding the veneer onto the ' press ' .
thin veneer which vanishes as soon as they take on caring responsibilities.
The coopting of tribal leaders also lends a veneer of respectability to the occupation forces.
There is no frontal, just more of the walnut veneer familiar from the crossing.
On the contrary, what we know represents only a thin veneer on the surface of what needs to be known.
The sun shone thinly through the window, settling on the wardrobe with its thin layer of dust over shiny polished wood veneer.
In effect, this is an extension of a porcelain veneer.
The desktop is finished in a rosewood effect veneer to match the veneer on the pool table.
The table football features extra thick apron sides which are finished in a mahogany veneer.
Internal pass doors will be oak veneer half-hour fire doors with brushed chrome handles.
Where the edge will not be subject to physical knocks, a wood veneer can be applied.
veneer of respectability.
This involves the burr walnut veneer being placed onto the glued MDF.
A sneer and a borrowed witticism, a detached, dispassionate veneer intended to convey intelligence.
The galley area is totally enclosed in typical Freeman quality varnished woodwork, with matched veneer or timber.
In truth Sabatier's St Francis is an anachronism - a man at heart, a modern pietistic French Protestant of the most liberal type, with a veneer of 13th century Catholicism.
Presentation table and vase Ebony and rosewood veneer table inlaid with silver and with feet of electroplated nickel silver.
Once done sprinkle talc onto the exposed glued surface of the veneer so to avoid permanently bonding the veneer onto the ' press '.
For many women, sex equality is a thin veneer which vanishes as soon as they take on caring responsibilities.
Could it be that, beneath their veneer of unworldly innocence, they 're all secretly gagging for it?
Made from solid MDF with high gloss veneer finish.
In their pride they hid their sins behind a veneer of respectability.
It allows elites to run our economy to suit themselves, without interference, and with a veneer of legitimacy.
That should be just about enough time for the veneer of civilization to slip clean away.
Wood veneer is found on moderately priced units.
KitchenSource.com has a variety of jelly cabinets from Catskills Hardwood, which are made from domestic Northeastern hardwood and hardwood veneer.
China Cabinets: This site has a selection of several corner cabinets in light and dark oak veneer.
You can choose small china cabinets that are very inexpensive but feature mostly veneer, or you can opt for one of the more expensive china cabinets and get more hardwood.
Though the pieces with veneer tend to be less expensive, they are not necessarily sub-par or something to be turned off on buying.
Find out more about veneer at Harp Gallery.
Additionally, several lumber companies, such as Georgia Pacific, sell beadboard veneer panels.
Tupelo wood is used today for furniture, millwork, veneer, plywood, bridge ties, crossties, crossing planks, and shipping containers.
Vanities can also have a veneer applied to plywood to make it look as if it were made of solid wood.
Its core is often made of plywood and topped with a thin veneer of hardwood.
Westmore vanities have solid ailanthus wood and ash veneer construction.
Plywood: select a plywood with veneer for an affordable option.
Laminates - A thin, strong veneer over a wood or synthetic.
Finally, opt for furniture pieces that have been painted in lacquer or have highly polished veneer panels.
There are several types of veneer options available, each with their own pros and cons.
The veneer is attached using a dentin bonding agent between the natural tooth and the dental material.
The porcelain veneer, combined with sophisticated adhesion techniques, tends to be more structurally sound than a resin composite veneer.
A porcelain veneer becomes very strong after it is bonded to a natural tooth and it can last for ten to fifteen years.
Porcelain also has a translucent look which makes the veneer look more natural.
If a porcelain veneer breaks, it must be replaced.
More than just a little bit of the street's glamorous, posh veneer has rubbed off on these bags!
Even though Libra presents a very light-hearted and optimistic outlook on life, under that beautiful veneer beats the heart of a coolly calculating mind.
This process stamps a thin, metallic veneer into the printed card stock.
veneer of legitimacy.
veneer of civilization to slip clean away.
walnut veneer familiar from the crossing.
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