How to use Wards in a sentence
One of the Gods tripped the wards he had set around his territory in southern California.
His wards gave off alarms again, this time indicating he had a visitor.
Eric or Heiricus, who studied there under Haimon, the successor of Hrabanus, and after wards taught at Auxerre, wrote glosses on the margin of his copy of the pseudo-Augustinian Categoriae, which have been published by Cousin and Haureau.
Flesh food is not included in the dietary of the chief hospitals and orphanages of the native states of India, excepting in the wards devoted to Europeans.
In 1901, owing to a disputed succession, the estate was under the management of the court of wards.Advertisement
The charter of that year placed the balance of power in a council composed of three members chosen from each ward and as many aldermen as there were wards, elected on a general ticket.
Its wards, in which nearly ten thousand patients receive treatment annually, are lodged in a series of turreted pavilions, and cover a large space of ground on the margin of the Meadows, from which, to make room for it, George Watson's College - the most important of the Merchant Company schools - was removed to a site farther west, while the Sick Children's hospital was moved to the southern side of the Meadows.
Siena is divided into seventeen contrade (wards), each with a distinct appellation and a chapel and flag of its own; and every year ten of these contrade, chosen by lot, send each one horse to compete for the prize palio or banner.
Courts of first instance are presided over by magistrates, the whole colony being divided into sixteen magisterial wards.
Leeches were his favourite instruments, and so much so that he is said to have used ioo,000 in his own hospital wards during one year.Advertisement
By the approach of skilled pathologists to the clinical wards, a link is forged between practitioners and the men of science who pursue pathology disinterestedly.
By photography and diagrammatic records the clinical work of hospital wards has been brought into some better definition, and teaching made more accurate and more impressive.
The election of common councilmen, whose institution dates from the reign of Edward I., takes place annually, the electors being the ratepayers, divided among the twenty-five wards of the City.
The various wards were each presided over by an alderman from an early period, but we cannot fix the time when they were united as a court of aldermen.
The aldermen are not mentioned as the colleagues of the mayor until the very end of the 13th century, except in the case of Fitz-Ailwin's Assize of 1189, and this, of course, related specially to the duties of aldermen as heads of the wards of the city.Advertisement
In 1383 the right of election reverted to the wards, but was obtained again by the livery companies in 1467.
Similarly in the towns, there are headmen of wards and elders of blocks.
The system under which in towns headmen of wards and elders of blocks are appointed is of comparatively recent origin, and is modelled on the village system.
Issuing from the tnks of the mountain, several streams of lava flowed down wards the west and south, and reached the sea at twelve or iirteen different points.
In 1905 the town was divided into wards.Advertisement
North of the Tees, Sadberg in Durham is the only district which was called a wapentake, and the rest of the ancient administrative divisions of the three northern counties were called wards.
By the passing of the Belfast Corporation Act of 1896, the boundary of the city was extended, and the corporation made to consist of fifteen aldermen and forty-five councillors, and the number of wards was increased from five to fifteen.
Since 1904 the public school system has been administered by a non-partisan Board of Education chosen from the city at large, and not by wards as theretofore.
A realization that the continuation of independent and rival corporations retarded growth eventually led to a compromise by which the two were united as two wards of the same village in 1839, the autonomy of each being still recognized by an odd arrangement whereby each maintained practically independent management of its finances and affairs.
Walker's Point, the south side, was annexed as a third ward in 1845, and in 1846 the three wards were incorporated as the city of Milwaukee, of which Solomon Juneau was elected first mayor.Advertisement
Such skill as nurses possessed was picked up in the wards.
It is true that state training schools for male nurses had previously existed in Prussia, the oldest having been founded at Magdeburg in 1799; but the employment of men in hospital wards is a feature of the German system which has not been copied by other advanced countries, and seems to be in process of abandonment in Germany.
Members of the Albert Society of Saxony, however, spend two years in the wards at Dresden, and a third at Leipzig, attending lectures and demonstrations.
Their first church was in Broad Street, nearly opposite the present First Presbyterian Church, with cupola and flankers from which "watchers" and "wards" might discover the approach of hostile Indians, and as an honour to their pastor, Rev. Abraham Pierson (1608-1678), who came from Newark-on-Trent, they gave the town its present name, having called it Milford upon their first settlement.
The corporation consists of a lord mayor, 20 aldermen and 60 councillors, representing 20 wards.
The municipal government is in the hands of a town council consisting of 16 aldermen and 48 councillors elected in 16 wards.
In addition to a large income from rentals, the Santa Casa receives the product of certain port taxes in return for opening its wards to the crews of all vessels in port.
The people kiss the cross and bow down to it; and ever after Christ's spirit is enshrined in it; it cures disease, drives off demons, and wards off wind and hail.
Justices of the peace are elected in wards, districts, boroughs and townships.
The city council has 16 members, three elected at large and the others by wards, and there are boards of public service, public safety, public health and education.
In 1855 Sutton was divided into six wards, with an alderman and three councillors for each.
Io, the gas and air in one phase enter at the bottom of all three of the large vertical chambers, burn in passing up wards, and escape at once at the top, as shown by the broken m arrows.
He had already been appointed receiver of the court of wards, and in 1646 became member of parliament for Marlborough.
Among charitable institutions are the Royal Alexandra Infirmary, the Victoria Eye Infirmary (presented by Provost Mackenzie in 1899), the burgh asylum at Riccartsbar, the Abbey Poorhouse (including hospital and lunatic wards), the fever hospital and reception house, the Infectious Diseases Hospital and the Gleniffer Home for Incurables.
The legislative body is the common council composed of two houses, each having as many members as there are wards in the city-14 in 1908.
All the great iron foundries and engineering works are situated in the Central Plain or Lowlands, in close proximity to the shipbuilding yards and coalfields, especially in the lower and part of the middle wards of Lanarkshire, in certain districts of Ayrshire and Renfrewshire, at and near Dumbarton, in south Stirlingshire and in some parts of East and Mid Lothian and Fife.
For parliamentary purposes some counties have been united, as Clackmannan and Kinross, Elgin and Nairn, Orkney and Shetland, and Peebles and Selkirk, and others divided, as Aberdeen, Ayr, Lanark, Perth and Renfrew, while others retain in certain respects their old subdivision, Lanarkshire for assessment purposes being still partitioned into the upper, middle and lower wards.
The years after his brief course at the university were devoted to the practice of law, in which he achieved considerable success, being appointed, about 1623, an attorney in the Court of Wards and Liveries, and also being engaged in the drafting of parliamentary bills.
The principal cities of India at this date were Ayodhya, the capital of Kosala at the time of the Ramayana, though it after wards gave place to Sravasti, which was one of the Capital cities.
Shortly after wards a British brigade was defeated at Maiwand by the Herati army of Ayub Khan, a defeat promptly and completely retrieved by the brilliant march of General Sir Frederick Roberts from Kabul to Kandahar, and by the total rout of Ayub Khan's army on the 1st of September 1880.
In the 14th century twelve buoni uomini representing the wards (sestieri) were superadded, all these dignitaries holding office for two months only.
According to the orthodox account, some details of which have, however, recently been impugned,' the irregular popular meeting was replaced by a great council of from 450 to 480 members elected annually by special appointed electors in equal proportion from each of the six wards.
About the same time he made two ineffectual applications for the mastership of the wards; the first, on Salisbury's death, when it was given to Sir George Carey; the second, on the death of Carey.
She regularly took her place in the operation-room, to hearten the sufferers by her presence and sympathy, and at night she would make her solitary round of the wards, lamp in hand, stopping here and there to speak a kindly word to some patient.
Wellesley, who had now become Viscount Wellington, opposed his march south wards, and won a victory at Bussaco on the 27th of September; but Massena subsequently turned the position of the allied army on the Serra de Bussaco, and caused Wellington to fall back upon the fortified lines which he had already constructed at Torres Vedras.
Together with that county, it came into the possession of the Alengon and other French families, and after wards into that of the house of Castille, from whom by marriage it fell in 1272 to Edward I., king of England.
The government of the city is vested in a council consisting of the mayor and four controllers elected annually and eighteen aldermen (three from each of the six wards into which the city is divided).
The ordeal by the Bible and key is equally popular; the book is suspended by a key tied in with its wards between the leaves and supported on two persons' fingers, and the whole turns round when the name of the guilty person is mentioned.
For purposes of election the entire county is divided into divisions corresponding to the wards of a municipal borough, and one councillor is elected for each electoral division.
But the act of 1888 made some important Of the powers and duties of county councils, may be convenient to treat of these first, in so far as they are transferred to or conferred on them by the Local Government Act 1888, under which they were created, and after ferred wards in so far as they have been conferred by sub sequent legislation.
They may divide a parish into wards for purposes of elections or of parish meetings.
Borough councillors are elected for a term of three years, one-third of the whole number going out of office in each year, and if the borough is divided into wards, these are so arranged that the number of councillors for each ward shall be three or a multiple of three.
In cities the committee is usually larger than in towns and is commonly elected by wards.
In cities of the first class fifteen, and of the second ten, councilmen are elected by wards, while in cities of the third class (all having less than 5000 inhabitants) five councilmen are elected on a general ticket.
The rod which transmits the pull of the long body lever of the platform machine to the knifeedge at the end of the short arm of the steelyard is continued up - wards, and by a simple mechanical arrangement transmits to an upper steelyard any additional pull of the long body lever due to the weight of goods placed on the platform.
The city comprises eleven wards and eighteen ecclesiastical parishes, and is under the jurisdiction of a council with lord provost, bailies, treasurer and dean of guild.
The government is in the hands of a mayor, elected for two years, and of a unicameral municipal council, consisting of 15 members, elected from the five wards of the city for two years or for four years.
Each circle is subdivided into several wards (mahalleh).
Sometimes a court for view of frankpledge, called in some places a mickleton, whereat the mayor or the bailiffs presided, was held for the whole borough; in other cases the borough was divided into wards, or into leets, each of which had its separate court.
The city is governed by a mayor, a board of aldermen (one from each of eight wards) and a common council of eighteen members (two or three from each ward, according to population), elected in December every other year.
A Catholic could not be a guardian, and all wards in chancery were brought up Protestants.
His Eastern marriage had gained him Champagne; and he afterpolicy of wards extended his influence over Franche Comt, Philip the Bar and the bishoprics of Lorraine, acquiring also Fair.
Maybe Czerno was in town for a bit of vengeance while the White God was across the ocean, or maybe he'd found out about Dusty's wards, the White God's mate and brother.
He almost preferred the idea of death at Czerno's hands to the mayhem his wards caused.
He felt no wards protecting the station and shivered, wondering how many Guardians would be lost between now and when he could find and kill the Magician.
The Guardian trainee who intended to attack him triggered the wards Xander set around the building first.
Gerry, the station chief, tripped his wards a moment before the stealthy Guardian crossed the threshold into the ten meter radius around Xander, where he was able to absorb thoughts and manipulate minds.
The pattern of the suburbs was more complex, with quite marked differentials between the most affluent and the least affluent suburban wards.
We could fill the wards of the local loony bin with this lot.
Turning to the right after leaving the boardroom, we pass at once to the men's wards.
Having searched all 17 of Tower Hamlet's wards we discover that native brits are a minority in no fewer than 12!
If doctors and nurses need to close wards to clean up the super bug they should be free to do so.
Of the later wards ' Anson ' was, from 1836, dominated by the preserved figurehead of his ship centurion.
Fifty per cent of under-18 conceptions occur in the 20% of wards with the highest rates.
The shield incorporates elements symbolic of the three original wards constituted in 1879.
Villages, towns, and cities are composed of wards and surrounding hamlets.
All three wards were within the worst 10% in the country on health deprivation indices.
In 1905 the guardians agreed to build a new infirmary which contained 4 wards on 2 floors with room for 66 patients.
On the first and second floors were wards for imbecile inmates, with two padded rooms.
Over here, security is about keeping the students safe from outside influences, not about keeping the students safe from outside influences, not about keeping the staff save from their wards.
Natural lighting in all the wards, air-conditioning throughout, it was meant to be the bee's knees.
We will give hospital matrons the power to close down infected wards.
Following the recent boundary review, the Council comprises 44 elected members representing 17 wards.
The cost of putting up patients in the hospital oncology wards is around £ 600 per night.
There's one group of people whose need is particularly pronounced - people in acute psychiatric wards.
Why do patients fall on old age psychiatry wards?
They were floridly psychotic, young, strong, male and on locked wards for a good reason.
Three more PCTs have wards solely in the two most deprived quartiles.
Over here, security is about keeping the students safe from outside influences, not about keeping the staff save from their wards.
We were ' state children ', court wards; he had the full say-so over us.
I used to push the dinner trolleys to the wards.
Thurrock Council electoral wards The boro of Thurrock is divided into twenty electoral wards.
There are three orthopedic wards on the Arrowe Park site, which deal with trauma admissions and major elective surgical cases.
It might strengthen the link between communities and electoral representation, as the existing local authority boundaries provide a sound basis for multi-member wards.
There are three in-patient wards providing acute and enduring mental health care within the provision of low secure.
Now Julia Volkova looks slightly weary - she must be tired of hospital wards.
Under a charter of 1899, as amended afterwards, the city government, which has almost entirely superseded the town government, is in the hands of a mayor, who holds office for two years and appoints most of the administrative officers, except a board of aldermen (of whom each has a two-year term, six are chosen from the city at large and the others one each from each ward, the even-numbered wards electing their representatives one year and the odd-numbered the next), a city clerk, controller, sheriff, treasurer and tax collector, all chosen by popular vote, and an assistant clerk, appointed by the board of aldermen.
For administrative purposes the Territory is divided into the seven districts of Maseru, Leribe, Mohales Hoek, Berea, Mafeteng, Quthing and Qacha's Nek, each of which is subdivided into wards presided over by Basuto chiefs.
Nobles, judges, notaries and populace rose in frequent revolt, while the nine defended their state (1295-1309) by a strong body of citizen militia divided into terzieri (sections) and contrade (wards), and violently repressed these attempts.
An alderman of each ward (save that the wards of Cripplegate within and without, share one) is elected for life.
In 12 9 5 a signory favourable to the grandi enacted a law attenuating the Ordinamenti, but now the grandi split into two factions, one headed by the Donati, which hoped to The abolish the Ordinamenti, and the other by the Cerchi, which had given up all hope of their abolition; after wards these parties came to be called Neri (Blacks) and Bianchi (Whites).
It is only a secondary means Ze wards the comprehension of the ancient text, and must be used bh th discrimination.
Going along the corridor, the assistant led Rostov to the officers' wards, consisting of three rooms, the doors of which stood open.
In Northern Ireland, wards are defined as disadvantaged if they are in the upper quartile of the child poverty index.
The geographical distribution of wards in each quintile groups is described in the report.
Domestically, bank and oil capital were reinforced as part of a general shift wards rentier forms of accumulation.
Distribution of the Searchlight newspaper to every home in the three wards did not deter enough voters from supporting the fascists.
It was after- ' wards sold to the United Secession body.
Again some of these are selected at random and subdivided again, e.g. into parliamentary wards and a further random selection made.
The presence of a tallow melter 's premises close to the sick wards whose stench made even the medical officer sick.
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In 1878, vagrant wards were added at each end of the front of the building 's frontage.
Thurrock Council Electoral Wards The boro of Thurrock is divided into twenty electoral wards.
Vagrants ' wards were erected along Osborne Road at the north of the site.
Four of the seven wards in the constituency now have at least one Liberal Democrat Councilor.
Bob Wards has long been a popular spot to shop for fishing supplies.
Sears, Montgomery Wards, Aladdin, and many other companies sold kit homes in the first three decades of the twentieth century.
Weight-bearing exercise, like walking and jogging, helps keep bones strong and wards off osteoporosis.
Most non-intensive care wards allow parents to stay overnight, at least initially, either in a special nearby unit or on a cot or chair in the child's room.
Sick or pregnant immigrants from all passenger classes were sent to the hospital or contagious disease wards until cleared by health officials.
More importantly, a patented Hydrophobic lens treatment actually wards off distractions such as water, skin oils, and dirt.
After forming a partnership with Black Book USA, the Wards were able to expand their organization and its reputation.CBB is now run by Kathy Ward.
Protein protects the body and wards off infection.
Brennan offered to pay us but we collectively agreed to not become wards of the government.
His wards rarely rose before mid-morning.
He sensed the wards he tripped and waited for the Ancient to appear.
Tamer hadn't bothered to put on a shirt, appearing as if he'd leapt out of bed the moment the wards alerted him.
Someone else tripped the wards marking his territory of Southern California, someone he didn't expect to be alive.
In the debate abolishing the court of wards he spoke, like most landed proprietors, in favour of laying the burden on the excise instead of on the land, and on the question of the restoration of the bishops carried in the interests of the court an adjournment of the debate for three months.
The Lap- surface of the North American arch is sagged down- worth's wards in the middle into a central depression which fold= lies between two long marginal plateaus, and these theory.
In foreign affairs Catherine devoted her attention mainly to pushing forward the Russian frontier westwards and south- Foreign wards, and as France was the traditional ally of policy of Sweden, Poland and Turkey, she adopted at first Cath- the so-called systeme du Nord, that is to say, a close erine.
He supported the king's administration in parliament, but opposed strongly the unjust measure which, on the abolition of the court of wards, placed the extra burden of taxation thus rendered necessary on the excise.
It is divided into four wards - Church Street, Stratford-Langthorne, Plaistow and Upton.
A floating hospital for women and children in the summer months, with permanent and transient wards, has been maintained since 1894 (incorporated 1901).
Each of the 28 wards has a resident alderman elected by the entire city vote, one-half of the board retiring biennially.
Many of the Scots princes received their education as wards of the Lords Erskine and the earls of Mar, the last to be thus educated being Henry, the eldest son of James VI.
Ten years later it became one of the wards of Trinidad, under a warden and magistrate; its revenue, expenditure and debt were merged into those of the united colony, and Trinidadian law, with very few exceptions, was made binding in Tobago.
The common council were chosen by the wards until 1351, when the appointments were made by certain companies.
In January 1561 he was given the lucrative office of master of the court of wards in succession to Sir Thomas Parry, and he did something to reform that instrument of tyranny and abuse.
A third officer, who by his accent was a Pole, disputed with the commissariat officer, arguing that he was mistaken in his identification of the different wards of Moscow.
Dusty's wards keep him out.