Warp soil is of surpassing fertility.
The warp is taken up and removed to the weaving machine.
7 The tube, being of wood, was probably liable to warp and twist in a very uncertain way.
The warp consists of fine muddy sediment which is suspended in the tidal river water and appears to be derived from material scoured from the bed of the Humber by the action of the tide and a certain amount of sediment brought down by the tributary streams which join the Humber some distance from its mouth.
wide will warp from 60 to 80 acres, according to the distance of the field from the river.
The only drawback to these good qualities is a certain liability to warp and bend, unless very carefully seasoned; for this purpose it is recommended to be left floating in water for a year after felling, and then allowed some months to dry slowly and completely before sawing up the logs; barking the trunk in winter while the tree is standing, and leaving it in that state till the next year, has been often advised with the larch as with other timber, but the practical inconveniences of the plan have prevented its adoption on any large scale.
Considerations of growth determine to a great extent the hardness or softness, and strength or weakness, of the fibre, and thus, indirectly, whether the cotton is suitable for warp or weft.
Cotton was first imported to Providence from Spain in 1785; a company to carry on cotton-spinning, formed at Providence in 1786, established there in the following year a factory containing a spinning jenny of 28 spindles (the first machine of the kind to be used in the United States), and also a carding machine and a spinning frame with which was manufactured a kind of jean having a linen warp and a cotton filling.
The new warp is allowed to lie fallow during the winter after being laid out in four-yard " lands " and becomes dry enough to be sown with oats and grass and clover seeds in the following spring.
Elm is very liable to warp and shake, is porous and usually cross-grained.
I took down this dwelling the same morning, drawing the nails, and removed it to the pond-side by small cartloads, spreading the boards on the grass there to bleach and warp back again in the sun.
The wood is generally reddish-brown, light and of a coarse grain and spongy texture, easy to work, but liable to shrink and warp. Mountain-grown wood is harder, stronger, less liable to warp and more durable.
Of these two kinds of genetic and adaptive resemblance, homogeny is the warp composed of the vertical, hereditary strands, which connect animals with their ancestors and their successors, while analogy is the woof, composed of the horizontal strands which tie animals together by their superficial resemblances.
Loom-weaving in its simplest form began with the Chilkats of Alaska, who hung the warp over a long pole, and wrought mythological figures into their gorgeous blankets by a process resembling tapestry work.
a warp of silk and weft of some other fibre or weft of silk and a warp of cotton or other fibre.
The warp is commonly from 36 8 to 44 8, the weft from 36 8 to 54 8, and the threads from 13 X 13 to 20X 20 to the 4 in.
There is also a risk that woodwork near the pipes may warp and split.
By a system of carefully laid channels the water flows gently over the land, and deposits its warp with an even level surface.
The cloth is woven "one end up and two ends down," and as there are more picks of weft per inch than ends of warp the diagonal lines pass from selvage to selvage at an angle of less than 45 degrees.
The timber is very much twisted in grain, and liable to warp and split, but is used for making plasterers' laths and for fencing; "shingles" for roofing are sometimes made of it.
Jeanette is the converse of jean, being a twill of "two ends up to one down"; the diagonal passes from selvage to selvage at a greater angle than 45 degrees and the warp makes the wearing surface.
Fancy cotton goods are of great variety, and many of them have trade names that are used temporarily or occasion produced on the surface of the cloth by needles placed in a sliding frame; lustre, a light dress material with a lustrous face sometimes made with a cotton warp and woollen weft; zephyr, a light, coloured dress material usually in small patterns; bobbinnet, a machine-made fabric, originally an imitation of lace made with bobbins on a pillow.
The art is now so well understood that, by careful attention to the currents, the expert warp farmer can temper his soil as he pleases.
It was not until the introduction of cotton warps into the Bradford trade about 1836 that the true qualities of alpaca could be developed in the fabric. Where the cotton warp and mohair or alpaca weft plain-cloth came from is not known, but it was this simple yet ingenious structure which enabled Titus Salt, then a young Bradford manufacturer, to utilize alpaca successfully.
Naraingunge is a strong fibre, possesses good spinning qualities, and is very suitable for good warp yarns.
wide, the warp is from 32' to 36', the weft 32' to 40 8, and the counts 16X16 to 19X22.
But in the " Drift " maps many other types of deposit are indicated, such, for instance, as the ordinary modern alluvium of rivers, and the older river terraces (River-drift of various ages), including gravels, brickearth and loam; old raised sea beaches and blown-sand (Aeolian-drift); the " Head " of Cornwall and Devon, an angular detritus consisting of stones with clay or loam; clay-with-flints, rainwash (landwash), scree and talus; the " Warp," a marine and estuarine silt and clay of the Humber; and also beds of peat and diatomite.
The process of weaving gunnies for bags and other coarse articles by these hand-loom weavers has been described as follows: "Seven sticks or chattee weaving-posts, called land para or warp, are fixed upon the ground, occupying the length equal to the measure of the piece to be woven, and a sufficient number of twine or thread is wound on them as warp called land.
There is no sley used in this, nor is a shuttle necessary; in the room of the latter a stick covered with thread called singa is thrown into the warp as woof, which is beaten in by a piece of plank called beyno, and as the cloth is woven it is wound up to the roller.
But in addition to the greater cost of steel founding as compared with rolling there are two facts which limit the use of steel castings: (1) they are not so good as rolled products, because the kneading which the metal undergoes in rolling improves its quality, and closes up its cavities; and (2) it would be extremely difficult and in most cases impracticable to cast the metal directly into any of the forms in which the great bulk of the steel of commerce is needed, such as rails, plates, beams, angles, rods, bars, and wire, because the metal would become so cool as to solidify before running far in such thin sections, and because even the short pieces which could thus be made would pucker or warp on account of their aeolotachic contraction.
Can the press warp perceptions and foment too many flimsy hatreds?
propelled at warp speed.
warp jump from location 21 to location 47.
The map lets you go through a warp pipe to an island which you can play Toy Field.
Warp Cannons: Skipping ahead couldn't be easier.
Warp somewhere else, turn human, and you will have infinite bomb arrows from the "Lent Bomb Bag" and a glitched quiver.
Eat it and drop down the warp pipe to reach the beach.
Warp zones, areas with a capella Mario music, often strip you of your water pack and force you to deal with some crazy 3D situations.
A warp will open leading to Cloud Castle.
Archer was the son of a warp engineer named Henry Archer who worked with Zefram Cochrane, the creator of the first warp capable Earth vessel.
New monsters available: Fel Orcs, Forest Trolls, Naaru, Rock Flayers, Spore Walkers, Fleshbeasts, Fungal Giants, Warp Stalkers and many more.
Warp the foil securely around the stew and vegetables.
Tush Push - Another Country Line Dance, this one bears a strong resemblance to the "Time Warp," because of the inclusion of a double pelvic thrust in the middle of each step.
between the stern of the "Iphigenia" and the pier, and by dredging along the edge and fixing up warping bollards it was made possible to warp submarines in and out at high water.
The great effort, therefore, of the warp farmer is to get the second or mixed deposit as equally over the whole surface as he can and to prevent the deposit of the last.
During this process the wood shrinks considerably, and unless much care and attention are given to the drying wood it will warp and shake sufficiently to unfit it for practical uses.
The belut or treadle is put into the warp; next to that is the sarsul; a thin piece of wood is laid upon the warp, called chupari or regulator.
Double-warp, as its name implies, is a cloth with a twofold warp. It is usually a strong serviceable material and may be either twilled or plain.
It can seldom be obtained in large portions, and has the disadvantage of being apt to warp; its great hardness, however, renders it valuable for the manufacture of various articles, such as the cogs of mill-wheels, flails and mallets, and handles of hammers.
The thread spun by the jenny could not, however, be used except as weft, being destitute of the firmness or hardness required in the longitudinal threads or warp. Arkwright supplied this deficiency by the invention of the spinning-frame, which spins a vast number of threads of any degree of fineness and hardness.
It may be washed or dyed just as required, either in hank or in warp.
anchor warp, which begs the question how much rope?
Food just cooks better in cast iron cookware than stainless steel, plus they don't warp over time.
discolourden dash can warp or rot and become discolored by the sunlight.
The keyboard drones and warp out effects are a bit too minimal to start with but build later on and really strengthen the material.
Warp's Jamie Lidell co-wrote several of the tracks and lends his trademark falsetto to one.
The heddles are the threads that attach half of the warp threads to the heddle bar.
hurtleneeded to know why they were out there in deep space hurtling along at warp factor nine.
Note it is considered improper to warp the user's cursor in general.
Warp speed and, hopefully, I'm transformed from kennel maid to sultry vamp.
There are no weak points on the enemy ships and even shooting warp nacelles does no extra damage.
Women's Powder pant Aquafoil® pants with a warp knit lining provide excellent warmth and breathability.
stickAPPEAR TO BE stuck in a time warp of thinking.
This was partly because devising a power-driven loom to handle dozens of warp threads without breakage proved difficult.
The Residence do the time warp and transport yourself back to the colonial era.
Step back in time Very quaint sort of evening last friday, felt like I had entered a time warp or something!
The Museum has created a time warp back to the early days of aviation, by featuring many of its oldest aircraft.
Aspects of our daily politics remain stuck in a 1940s time warp.
warp knit lining provide excellent warmth and breathability.
warp yarns must be assembled onto a beam.
warp threads are used.
warp speed using the internet!
warp factor nine.
All you need is a single card and your bare fingers to permanently warp your audience's reality.
In some cases the ship should be helped round by slacking away on the after warp whilst heaving on the fore warp.
To this stopper is shackled the independent wire which in turn is shackled to the flat link in the end of the trawl warp.
Our chain is going to be attached to the anchor warp, which begs the question how much rope?
Deceased was a cotton warp dresser, employed at Hurst new mills.
He really is in a time warp, isn't he?
The ' tied ' warps are dyed, the ties removed and then the warp is woven in plain weave.
The color warp and the connecting weft being absorbent maintain the uniform tension of the weaving.
weft insertion in warp knitting involves the insertion of the reinforcement fibers in parallel across the whole width of machine.
Fustian was a cloth with a warp of wool or linen and a cotton weft.
- Idealism as a philosophical doctrine conceives of knowledge or experience as a process in which the two factors of subject and object stand in a relation of entire interdependence on each other as warp and woof.
Tso never challenges the text of the master as being incorrect, yet he does not warp or modify his own narratives to make them square with it; and the astounding fact is, that when we compare the events with the summary of them, we must pronounce the latter misleading in the extreme.
28 warp, of which there were produced 322,850,981 sq.
WE APPEAR TO BE stuck in a time warp of thinking.
The Residence Do the time warp and transport yourself back to the colonial era.
Step back in time Very quaint sort of evening last friday, felt like I had entered a time warp or something !
Before weaving can commence the warp yarns must be assembled onto a beam.
In normal weaving, two sets of warp threads are used.
Players are not allowed to own locations with warp gates.
For example: Gary attempts a warp jump from location 21 to location 47.
Now you can put money in your pocket at warp speed using the internet !
All you need is a single card and your bare fingers to permanently warp your audience 's reality.
He really is in a time warp, is n't he?
Drag the Warp Marker from 1.2 to the beginning of the spike in the waveform display where 1.3 was originally.
The principle of weft insertion in warp knitting involves the insertion of the reinforcement fibers in parallel across the whole width of machine.
Fortunately, most laminates are made with ' balanced ' fabrics, with equal yarn distribution in warp and weft directions.
These materials warp easily and don't maintain perfectly flat playing surfaces.
A distinctive feature is the single wefted edges -- a weft is a piece of yarn that is horizontally integrated over and under vertical "warp" yarns to create rows.
At Crate and Barrel, you'll find a non-stick, heavy gauge steel muffin pan that won't rust or warp.
The Williams-Sonoma Commercial Aluminized Steel 24-Well Mini Muffin Pan is dishwasher safe, extremely durable, and won't warp.
Outdoor chaise lounge cushions tend to fade and warp due to weathering from the sun, rain, and anything else that Mother Nature might throw at them.
It is important that flooring does not warp or buckle as this can be annoying as well as a potential health hazard as small children and anyone who is infirm may trip on uneven floors.
Paint Shop Pro's powerful features allow users to render light effects, paint on images, warp and distort pictures, and create fine art by clicking a few buttons.
Conductivity: After frequent use, some cake pans tend to warp or bend.
Costing a cool million, the car travels at warp speeds of 240mph.
Standing water can warp your floor while dulling the finish.
It will not crack or warp in extreme hot or cold and wind, rain, and snow will not damage it, and along with all these benefits, vinyl siding will not fade either.
Since the material doesn't warp or rot, you will never need to replace damaged boards.
Remember that if you have wood cabinets you shouldn't use too much water because it can cause the wood to warp.
There are a few modes of play that add extra challenge and flavor to the games: Time Challenge, Trippy Mode, Time Warp, Hot Seat and Double Speed.
Time Warp Mode varies the speed of the game between slow and fast.
In the City Port area, you'll find a box behind the warp gate to Emerald Isle.
Miyamoto-san was again inspired from outside media to create these warp pipes, this time drawing ideas from the television show Star Trek.
A Warp Pipe will appear to take you to the Toy Stadium Minigame.
That's also why they like group dances like the Time Warp or Boot Scootin' Boogie.However, if you're hoping to dance with that special someone, you might want to stay away from the dance circles; to an outsider, they seem very unwelcoming.
Since it is metal, it can warp when washed.
Made from thin plastic, it can warp easily causing the basket to not fit the juicer.
These spatulas are plastic and may warp or break.
Since the pour shield is made of thin plastic, it can warp or break after several uses.
Most kitchen small appliances have a few parts that can warp or break over time, and the Braun food processor is no exception.
The stainless steel coffee decanter may warp over time.
Since the deliming tool is made of metal, it may also warp in the dishwasher, causing the product to loose its effectiveness and need replaced.
The standard blade may dull or warp over time, making replacement necessary.
The disc blade may dull or warp over time and need to be replaced.
The large circular blade is made from metal that may also warp or become dull with use, making it necessary to replace the part.
The rubber cover may warp or break in the dishwasher and have to be replaced.
The food pusher may warp in the dishwasher.
The digital toaster has a cool touch casing and is made from a special polycarbonate that won't warp over long-term use.
This part is made from plastic that may warp in the dishwasher or become permanently stained over time.
The bowl is made of thin plastic that may warp.
After continual use, your microwave can suffer electrical malfunctions or the small parts can break or warp, resulting in the need for replacement.
Parts such as the lid or sealing ring can break easily or warp in the dishwasher.
The moisture will also help extend the life of electronics and hardwood floors in your home as dry air can cause them to warp.
The cups and mugs warp in the dishwasher if not placed on the top shelf.
Don't store plastic, rubber, or latex molds anywhere that the heat will be intense enough to warp them.
Since the candles were so soft, they would warp and become misshapen in summer heat.
On the other hand, that durability can be misleading: unlike softer rings that may bend or warp when subjected to stress, tungsten is more likely to be fractured and is far less able to be repaired.
Woven on low warp looms, master weavers duplicated the exquisite scenes of French tapestries using dyed wool and silk.
Store your soap molds in a cool, dry place, and don't pile them on top of one another or they may warp.
Search Warp: The site has instructions on how to make a crystal bead bouquet with flowers.
A time warp tunnel leading into the party area is a creative option for the party entrance.
Humans have begun exploring the galaxy and the Enterprise is the first ship capable of traveling at warp 5.
Now let your stick age for a few weeks to completely dry out, so that it's easier to work with and won't warp after you've finished it.
Most ships in the Star Trek series are capable of faster-than-light travel using warp drives or similar propulsion methods.
In this story, we meet Kocran, the developer of the warp drive and first in earth's history to speak to a being from another world.
Cruising speed (as well as maximum cruising speed) and total maximum speed, or Warp Speed.
For example, Rule #1 staes that "warp nacelles must be in pairs".
I mean, science fiction has had starships, warp drive, AIs, aliens of every description, yadda yadda yadda, but here we are in 2009 and we still don't have HAL-9000 or anything like it.
LTK: Of course, a favorite technology of sci-fi enthusiasts is the faster-than-light "warp drive."
Skirt, sash, and blouse seemed to be permanently stuck in a style time warp.
With ice walls just inches away, seventy mph feels like warp factor nine.
Next to this is a piece of wood called khetone, which is used for smoothing and regulating the woof; a stick is fastened to the warp to keep the woof straight."
Indeed, for a definition of that limitless subject which includes all the phenomena that stand the warp and stress of change, one might adapt a famous epitaph - si historiam requiris, circumspice.
The bottom of the cell is formed by those threads and picks which weave "plain," while the ascending sides of the figure are formed by the gradually increasing length of float of the warp and weft yarns.
HONEYCOMB, a cloth, so called because of the particular arrangement of the crossing of the warp and weft threads which form cells somewhat similar to those of the real honeycomb.
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