Lower karat rings are less expensive and generally look lighter or more washed-out, while higher-karat rings may be softer and more fragile.
He carefully worked the ATV down a steep washed out trail that threatened to overturn the vehicle several times.
And somebody washed out the coffee pot.
A hundred yards ahead of them the infrequently used Jeep road became impassable in a washed-out jumble of stone.
They told me if Jeff's body wasn't found the first couple of weeks, it had probably washed out to sea and would maybe never be located.
Carmen and Alex met them at the washed out bridge.
Of course, the trail would be twice as dangerous now, with slippery wet rocks and washed out places.
She maneuvered the car around washed out places and eased it over rocks that erupted from the surface of the dusty road.
the damping off of seedlingsand in saturated soils not only are the roots and root-hairs killed by asphyxiation, but the whole course of soil fermentation is altered, and it takes time to sweeten such by draining, because not only must the noxious bodies be gradually washed out and the lost salts restored, but the balance of suitable bacterial and fungal life must be restored.
In this way curd, mottled or marbled soap is formed, and such mottled appearance was formerly highly valued as an indication of freedom from excess of water or other adulteration, because in fitted soaps the impurities are either washed out or fall to the bottom of the mass in cooling.
Every twenty-four hours or so the flow of juice may be conveniently stopped, and, after all the impurities have subsided, the superincumbent clear liquor may be decanted by a cock placed at the side of the cone for the purpose, and the vessel may be washed out.
Nitrates are very soluble in water and are therefore liable to be washed out of the soil by heavy rain.
The soluble phosphates washed out of the guano may become fixed by entering into combination with the elements of the rock beneath.
The stomach must be washed out and large doses of emetics given as soon as possible.
Under these conditions sediments from the high lands were washed out and distributed widely over the plains, giving rise to a thin but widespread formation of ill-assorted sediment, without marine fossils, and, for the most part, without fossils of any kind, and resting unconformably on Cretaceous, Eocene and Miocene formations.
It seems probable that the Lafayette formation of the Gulf coastal plain is continuous northward and westward with gravel deposits on the Great Plains, washed out from the Rocky Mountains to the west.
After being dried, the hanks are packed in linen bags and boiled for three hours in a weaker soapy solution, then washed out in pure warm water and dried in a centrifugal hydroextractor.
The whole was bedded, not in mortar, but in clay, which has mostly been washed out of the joints; originally the surface was probably protected with a coating of stucco.
The terraces can be worked at all seasons, and the material is partly washed out by leading streams on to it.
13) is simply the earthy residuum of such an impure salt after the sodium chloride has been washed out.
The washed-out calcium carbonate, which always contains much calcium hydrate and 2 or 3% of soda in various forms, usually goes back to the black-ash furnaces, but it cannot be always used up in this way, and what remains is thrown upon a heap outside the works.
Thus carbolic acid or carbolized ammonia are sniffed into the nose to destroy the microbes there, or the nose is washed out by an antiseptic solution as a nasal douche; bismuth or morphine are insufflated, or zinc ointment is applied, to cover the mucous membrane, and protect it from further irritation; and various antiseptic gargles, paints and powders applied to the pharynx in order to prevent the microbic inflammation from extending to the pharynx and down the trachea and bronchi, for many a severe bronchitis begins first by sneezing and nasal irritation.
Alkali soils are also common in the basins, but when water is available they can often be washed out and made productive.
The stomach may be washed out with warm water and then with a 2% solution of permanganate of potash, an enema of the same solution being given.
There are cases also where sedimentary rocks, formed below the sea or salt lagoons, are almost impermeable: thus the salt deposited in parts of the Upper Keuper of the New Red Sandstone, is protected by the red marls of the formation, and has never been washed out.
Serious leakage at once began between c and b and washed out the clay, particle by particle, but did not wash out the sand associated with it, which remained rench.
The gas developed by the coal near the mouth of the retort is quickly washed out into the ascension pipe by the push of the gas behind, and the period for which it has been exposed to the radiant heat from the walls of the retort is practically nil; whilst the gas evolved in the portion of the retort farthest from the mouthpiece has only its own rate of evolution to drive it forward, and has to traverse the longest run possible in tile retort, exposed during the whole of that period to radiant heat and to contact with the highly heated surface of the retort itself.
As regards treatment, the stomach must be washed out with warm water by means of a soft rubber tube, an emetic being also administered.
For this refusal the Nana bore the British a lifelong grudge, which he washed out in the blood of women and children in the massacres at Cawnpore.
cradle cap can be loosened with a mixture of salicylic acid in aqueous cream, which is then washed out with baby shampoo.
cup semi-finals were both washed out last Monday and will be re-arranged.
The pores open wide and all the accumulated dirt can be easily washed out.
drainage holes, you must find ways of avoiding the compost being washed out of them!
In the 19th and 20th centuries the foreshore has produced robust vertebrate fossils, washed out.
The rectal stump is then washed out with povidone iodine solution to kill any intraluminal tumor cells.
lustree oils will also add luster to washed out wood.
nitrifying microorganisms, is easily washed out of soil, resulting in significant economic losses to the farmer.
pasty face look even more washed out.
A torrential rainstorm completely washed out the road leading down to the house.
sieved to remove any debris washed out of the scrap steel.
SEPA have washed out the drains to clean out any diesel spillage.
The screen is pretty tacky too, themes & colors look washed out.
A freak thunderstorm at the tea interval washed out any chance of further play.
torrential rainstorm completely washed out the road leading down to the house.
washed-out colors as well.
washed-out bridges, sea damage, and many other incidents are all examined.
washed-out look with reduced color saturation.
washed-out images are symptomatic of this.
Picture: Video quality is not particularly good, with colors looking rather washed-out and faded.
Gold is washed out of the sands of the Vitim and the Olekma, and tusks of the mammoth are dug out of the delta.
As the song progresses the washed out repetitive organ riff is augmented by heavily delayed and sporadically panned lead guitar.
Slightly washed out but good enough to sate the many fans of the movie.
First the slurry was sieved to remove any debris washed out of the scrap steel.
The UK VHS and DVD releases thus far had quite washed-out colors as well.
The narrow fringe of hair encircling his head was completely gray, and his eyes were a washed-out blue.
Snow, flooding, gales, washed-out bridges, sea damage, and many other incidents are all examined.
Excessive brightness can result in a two-dimensional, washed-out look with reduced color saturation.
Geometry problems, white streaks and washed-out images are symptomatic of this.
The fog was set a bit strangely, tho, hence the washed-out colors.
Glass bottles must be emptied and washed out before recycling.
Your choice of cabinets can be more of the dark distressed look, or the opposite end of the design scale with washed out paint in blue, green, yellow, or white.
I don't want to look washed out for pictures and my makeup needs to stay put all night.
My hair is currently dyed dark brown and prior to this color, I streaked my hair blonde which I always thought looked washed out.
Don't be afraid of those orangey/pinks mixed together, they will actually bring warmth to your face and prevent you from looking washed out.
Although most neutrals are considered "safe"" for the majority, redheads should avoid drab tones to keep from appearing washed out and sickly.
I also love it because it imparts just the right amount of color to save you from looking "washed-out".
Use natural colors, but apply a little more than normal so that your eyes won't look washed out in photos.
After a few hours, my eye makeup looked faded, and sort of washed out.
Avoid using overly pale makeup or you will look Gothic or washed out.
Human skin photographs better when it is not washed out with a lot of artificial light.
Depending on your skin tone, you may also want to avoid plain white or pastels, as this makes some people appear washed out.
Quite often the images will look a bit shadowy and washed out.
Though it's a great idea to add some color to your outfit, pants in dark shades are more flattering to plus size figures than light, washed out shades.
The hat should not cover your face or make you look washed out.
When the eyes have been exposed to chemicals, they must be washed out for 15 minutes with clear water.
Very pale skin may look washed out and sickly against a bright blonde, whereas darker skin is best complimented by warmer hair colors.
If you feel a little washed out in a white dress that shows a lot of skin, that's nothing a layer of sunless or gradual tanner won't fix.
This one is brilliant in washed out green, tan and black, and the front pockets are accented with diminutive rhinestones.
Whether you're dancing, singing, or just acting in a short skirt, these can keep your legs from looking washed out or discolored.
It looks great on most skin tones, and doesn't behind a washed out or chalk-like finish like some shades.
While nearly every color is a risk for sun damage, reds are the most likely to experience washed out color from sun exposure.
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