Its chief peculiarities were two long poles or spars, which lay along its sides, projecting beyond the bows.
"In the Track of the Troops" by R.M. Ballantyne
Four of the spars were pretty equal in length.
"The Battery and the Boiler" by R.M. Ballantyne
The huge mass of spars and planks moved gradually away from the doomed vessel, whose deck was by that time little above the level of the sea.
"Philosopher Jack" by R.M. Ballantyne
But as for the spar, we must leave it.
"Held Fast For England" by G. A. Henty
The masts and spars were, however, still hanging by the lee rigging alongside.
"Paul Gerrard" by W.H.G. Kingston
In anticipation of such a danger, a small spar had been erected upon the stump of the mizzen, and steadied with strong stays.
"For Name and Fame" by G. A. Henty
There was but the length of a spar between us, and yet it was enough!
"Wisdom, Wit, and Pathos of Ouida" by Ouida
It caught me just a mite below the belt, and I had to spar for wind.
"Sonnie-Boy's People" by James B. Connolly
An arrowweed thicket had struggled up from a jutting spar of rock.
"Oh, You Tex!" by William Macleod Raine
The Onega Valley force, like the Railway and Kodish forces, was sparring for an opening and plans were made for a general push on Plesetskaya.
"The History of the American Expedition Fighting the Bolsheviki" by Joel R. Moore
By great good fortune I managed to seize a floating spar, and, resting on it, called aloud for Jose.
"At the Point of the Sword" by Herbert Hayens
Others of the crew clung to floating spars, and were either killed or drowned, and only one survived until succour came.
"The Shellback's Progress" by Walter Runciman
The captain stood back over the spot in the hopes of picking up some who might have clung to the spars.
"The History of Little Peter, the Ship Boy" by W.H.G. Kingston
It was fortunate that the breeze sprang up after the lull, and enabled us to carry every thing that could be crowded on our spars.
"Captain Canot" by Brantz Mayer
Then, in a blessed instant, the beam struck almost blindingly across the spar and the four human beings held up by it.
"Dave Darrin After The Mine Layers" by H. Irving Hancock
The men, led by the mates, had work enough to clear the wreck of the masts, and to get the spars stowed away.
"Taking Tales" by W.H.G. Kingston
We were the first on the spar, and making our way along it gained the rock.
"Won from the Waves" by W.H.G. Kingston
An ensign, although somewhat torn, had been washed on shore, and spars of various sizes lay on the beach.
"Owen Hartley; or, Ups and Downs" by William H. G. Kingston
When the sun began to go down towards the horizon they once more plied their palms against the liquid wave, and sculled the spar eastward.
"The Boy Slaves" by Mayne Reid
They soon found a spar, a brig's topmast.
"The Three Midshipmen" by W.H.G. Kingston
Tilting gulls whip whitely far
Over the lake,
Tirelessly on o'er buoy and spar
Till they o'ertake
"Storm-Ebb" by Cale Young Rice
When read old Kraken: 'Christ our Guide,'
His eyes were spikes of spar:
And see the white snow-storm divide
About an icy star!
"Archduchess Anne" by George Meredith
Shadows, and winds that rise
Over the mountain;
Stars in the spar that lies
Cold in the fountain,
Pale as the quickened skies.
"Dawn" by Madison Julius Cawein
The sea in its frenzy and fury,
When lashed by the wintry gales
Casts on the rocks its vessels
Bereft of their spars and sails;
"The Desirable Undefined" by Jared Barhite
Whan thay to thar master cam,
Leytell John wold not spar;
"Master, how haffe yow far yn Notynggam?
How haffe yow solde yowr war?"
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
Sad Mayflower! watched by winter stars,
And nursed by winter gales,
With petals of the sleeted spars,
And leaves of frozen sails!
"The Mayflowers" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Dotcom's Lawyer, New Zealnd Police Spar Over Raid's Need.
On foreign policy, Obama, Romney spar but find few big distinctions.
Ellison and Fields Spar on KFAI.
State Senators Eric Adams, Marty Golden Spar Over Borough Park Surveillance Cameras.
The former Speaker of the House, who sparred with W. Mitt Romney during throughout the GOP's primary weighed in with Human Events about his impressions of the Oct 16 debate between Romney and President Barack Obama.
Obama, Romney Spar on Taxes.
In a rare face-to-face meeting, Republican Rep Kristi Noem and Democratic challenger Matt Varilek sparred over tax policies, health care and the congresswoman's attendance record in committees in their second debate of the campaign.
Incumbent, challenger spar on focus of debates.
Actor, Financier Spar Over Settlement at Partnership's End.
Kerrey, Fischer spar in final debate.
Spencer Tracy plays a New York cop and Joan Bennett is a waitress who serves as his sparring partner.
UN climate talks go into overtime in Qatar as rich, poor nations spar over money, other issues.
The candidates for the 79th District state House seat will spar Thursday night.
And Don't Spar With Neighbors.
Heller , Berkley spar on health care, immigration.
Karo ´nski, M., Łuczak, T.: The number of connected spars ely edged uniform hypergraphs.
The Order of the Giant Component of Random Hypergraphs
Thus, the channel estimation problem is equivalent to ﬁnding the spar se vector h from the above set of equations for a set of pilots.
A Unified Approach to Sparse Signal Processing
When looking at a picture through crystal of Icelandic spar (calcium carbonate, calcite) he saw two displaced images.
Angular Momentum of Electromagnetic Radiation. Fundamental physics applied to the radio domain for innovative studies of space and development of new concepts in wireless communications
McFadden, “Spars e-graph codes for quantum error correction,” IEEE Trans.
Practical Entanglement Distillation Scheme Using Recurrence Method And Quantum Low Density Parity Check Codes
Baraniuk, “Compressive domain interference cancellation,” in Structure et parcimonie pour la repr´esentation adaptative de signaux (SPARS), Saint-Malo, France, Apr. 2009. E.
A simple proof that random matrices are democratic
This entangles the ﬂavour model with the SUSY parameters and leads to interesting predictions for the spar ticle spectrum.
Proceedings of the first workshop on Flavor Symmetries and consequences in Accelerators and Cosmology (FLASY2011)
In the remaining graph, we remove (cut) long edges to further “spar sify” the hidden solution ( ER ) and produce the instance for the next phase.
Approximation Algorithms for Semi-random Graph Partitioning Problems
Jens Sparsø, Jørgen Staunstrup, and Michael Dantzer-Sørensen.
Flysig: Dataflow Oriented Delay-Insensitive Processor for Rapid Prototyping of Signal Processing
Wainwright, “Information-theoretic bounds on spars ity recovery in the high-dimensional and noisy setting,” Symposium on Information Theory, Nice, France, June 2007. M. J.
Boolean Compressed Sensing and Noisy Group Testing
Carbonell (2012): “Structured spars e canonical correlation analysis,” in N.
Genome-wide association studies with high-dimensional phenotypes