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Intelligent speech could exist as a motor habit, without any accompaniment of images, and this conclusion applies to words of which the meaning is universal, just as much as to words of which the meaning is relatively particular.
For a time he wondered that they should so bravely battle with the giant ape-man, yet hesitate to rush upon him, who was relatively so weak.
Fierce and terrible was the battle that ensued, but at last the savages were routed, more by terror, perhaps, at sight of a black man and a white fighting in company with a panther and the huge fierce apes of Akut, than because of their inability to overcome the relatively small force that opposed them.
Relatively, the organizing force of matter has been much more violent in the interior of the moon than in the interior of the terrestrial globe.
What kind or degree of unity is to be sought after in a building, in the plastic arts, in poetry, in prose, is a problem which has to be determined relatively to the subject-matter.
The strongest and most reliable hold which the ship has upon the whale when moored alongside, is by the flukes or tail; and as from its greater density that part is relatively heavier than any other (excepting the side-fins), its flexibility even in death, causes it to sink low beneath the surface; so that with the hand you cannot get at it from the boat, in order to put the chain round it.
In addition, the chemistry of the shell process is relatively unaffected by acidic or basic sand components.
Magnesium hydroxide is a nontoxic inorganic product (either natural or synthetically precipitated), with low corrosiveness, smoke-suppressant properties, and relatively low cost.
A slight rise of temperature is expected on Thursday with seasonably relatively warm to warm conditions in most districts and very warm conditions in the Jordan Valley in daytime.
Amman, March 8 (Petra) -- A slight rise in temperatures is expected Friday and the weather will be fair in the mountainous areas and relatively warm in other parts of the Kingdom with the appearance of high and medium clouds and southeasterly moderate to brisk winds.
In contrast, a big-jawed and relatively small-brained hominid known as Paranthropus consumed mainly nuts and other hard foods, causing it to die out as these resources became scarce in African habitats.
large pension funds) and apply it to individuals with relatively small amounts of investable assets.
Prior to state formation, corresponding to the relatively short and little differentiated series of transactions, the tendency to solve problems by discussion and agreement was, in general, relatively weak.
Initially, the office accommodation will be mainly cellular, but the relatively large unequally sized floorplates (18m and 24m wide) can respond to a variety of future ways of working.