Vanishing line


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Vanishing line (Persp) the intersection of the parallel of any original plane and the picture; one of the lines converging to the vanishing point.
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In literature:

The clear line between good and evil vanished.
"Follow My leader" by Talbot Baines Reed
The old lines, born of hard work and scanty nourishment, had vanished from his face.
"The Brentons" by Anna Chapin Ray
Her pallor was excessive, and the softness had vanished out of her face, leaving there only lines of suffering.
"The Trail of '98" by Robert W. Service
The helium lines have vanished.
"Lectures on Stellar Statistics" by Carl Vilhelm Ludvig Charlier
Money vanishes, official dignity is forgotten, caste lines are as full of gaps as an ill-kept hedge.
"The American Credo" by George Jean Nathan
A short month of power had stamped lines on his face that would never vanish.
"A Son of the Immortals" by Louis Tracy
Class-lines are vanishing, and racial distinctions will be going next.
"This Crowded Earth" by Robert Bloch
The instructor set her mouth in grimmer lines, and waited, her eyes glued to the spot from where Lila had vanished.
"Beatrice Leigh at College" by Julia Augusta Schwartz
Her nose was exquisite, but thin-edged, and with a cruel line on each side that vanished when she spoke.
"Valley of the Croen" by Lee Tarbell
These paid the price of existence along lines too narrow and vanished from the earth.
"The Log of the Sun" by William Beebe

In poetry:

They fly from my lines to your breast
to vanish in kindled flame.
While I, with heart’s blood and marrow
pay the price of the blaze.
"I Didn’t Win Light In A Windfall" by Hayyim Nahman Bialik
"Yet after the hundred years are vanished,"--
The fairy added beside,--
"A Prince of a noble line shall find her,
And take her for his bride."
"The Sleeping Princess" by Clara Doty Bates
The square, cold cheeks, lips firm-set,
The hot, straight glance, and the throat-line,
Held like a stag's on the cliff,
Shall be swept by the night-winds, and vanish!
"The Outgoing Race" by Rose Hawthorne Lathrop

In news:

His pregnant girlfriend came from a long line of vanishing dads.
The Vanishing Line Between Books And Internet.
The lines would quickly vanish, and prices would come back down.
But that hope vanished at around 1 pm on Friday when a state trooper told the people on line outside a Citgo station on.

In science:

Again these are reasonably accessible near the vanishing line for the coefficient spectra.
Lectures on controlled topology: mapping cylinder neighborhoods
As the next non-vanishing order, d−7 , is added the description is improved (thin dashed line).
van der Waals interaction of parallel polymers and nanotubes
With a vanishing Wilson line this approach turned out to be unsuccessful as well.
QCD, Chiral Random Matrix Theory and Integrability
The three large points on the horizontal line indicate T = Tcη (η = 1, 2, 3) at which ∆η vanishes (the same as the large points in FIG. 3(a)).
Extensive study of phase diagram for charge neutral homogeneous quark matter affected by dynamical chiral condensation -- unified picture for thermal unpairing transitions from weak to strong coupling --
The second line is the field equation from Aµ , with the requirement that the fields vanish at infinity.
Open Heterotic Strings