Up to 1857 the utmost the dyer could add was " weight for weight," but an accidental discovery that year put dyers into the way of using tin salts in weighting with the result that they were enabled to add 40 oz.
This excessive adulteration quickly worked its own cure by a decreased consumption, and the weighting in practice in 1910 is confined to moderate and safer limits.
I am not quite sure that this method of weighting was not first used by the throwsters, as sugar is known to have been used for adulterating and loading gum silk for a very long time, and then the idea was afterwards applied to silk after the dyeing operations.
It is better, however, especially if the tendency to bear fruit is rather slack, to adopt what the French call en quenouille training 40), which consists in tying or weighting the tips of the branches so as to give them all a downward curve.
The vividness and distinction of Pascal's phrase, his singular faculty of inserting without any loss of dignity in the gravest and most impassioned meditation what may be almost called quips of thought and diction, the intense earnestness of meaning weighting but not confusing the style, all appear here.
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Dorothy was captured in the same way, and numbers of the Gargoyles clung to Jim's legs, so weighting him down that the poor beast was helpless.
With portable cranes means must be provided to ensure the requisite stability against overturning; this is done by weighting the tail of the revolving part with heavy weights, and in steam cranes the FIG.
It is used in the arts for weighting cotton fabrics, as a topdressing for clover hay in agriculture, and in dyeing.
Thus weighting, which was until recently thought to apply only to black silks, and from which coloured silks were comparatively free, is now cheapening and deteriorating the latter in pretty much the same ratio as the former.
It will be advantageous if the spectra of ammonia, benzene, aniline and dimethyl aniline be compared, when the re-' markable coincidences will at once become apparent, as also the different weighting of the molecule.
His study iinvolves the development of cue weighting strategies in children's speech perception.
The former approach reveals comparatively high levels of inequality aversion (implying a high level of income weighting) in contrast to the latter.
Solder of a fineness less than the standard of fineness of the article may not be used for strengthening, weighting or filling.
forgiveness on off center shots due to extreme perimeter weighting that increases the stability and feel of the club.
Hessian eigenmodes contribute with a weighting according to their eigenvalue.
identifyerms: displays the top 20 terms identified by the program usign the selected term weighting method.
Can weighting help to choose among equally parsimonious solutions?
percentage weighting given to the assessment reflects proportionate achievement of learning outcomes rather than proportionate input effort.
perimeter weighting to produce a large sweet spot for greater forgiveness.
He's now getting a bit porky, weighting 484 kg, and getting really cheeky.
Steel pressurized tanks seem unfeasible requiring 5,000 psi, weighting 3,400 lbs, and maintaining 800 atmospheres.
Method of Data Collection: postal survey Weighting: No weighting used.
Silk in the gum, it is found, absorbs these salts more freely than boiled-off; so to use it for weighting there are these great inducements - a saving of the costly and tedious boiling-off, a saving of the 25% weight which would have disappeared in boiling and a surface on which much greater sophistication can be practised than on scoured silk.
The essentially dishonest practice of deluging yarn with water, which has sometimes even degenerated into the use of weighting materials deleterious to weaving, has been recognized as a great nuisance, but while various attempts have been made to protect the buyer the question seems to have pretty well settled itself on the principles which commonly rule the sales of commodities between those who intend to do business continuously.
Method of Data Collection: Postal survey Weighting: No weighting used.
Perimeter weighting absorb shock so that your swing isn't affect from the impact of the ball and beyond.
Looking like a small leopard, the Ashera GD is a large cat weighting approximately 25 pounds.
Also look for a statement that the silk has no added weighting.
Weighting is the process of incorporating chemical compounds into the fabric to make it heavier.
Specialized curly hair products will address the sensitive needs of your curls without weighting down your locks or adding a lackluster coating to the hair shaft.
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