Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F., fr. L. substantia, fr. substare, to be under or present, to stand firm; sub, under + stare, to stand. See Stand
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. substantia—substāre, to stand under—sub, under, stāre, to stand.
Rather, they pervert the rightful substance of these to add to their own pomp.
"Epistle Sermons, Vol. II" by Martin Luther
Indeed, all the primordial elements known in chemistry are known as so many different substances.
"The Christian Foundation, Or, Scientific and Religious Journal, Volume I, No. 7, July, 1880" by Various
The existence of nations oscillates between epochs when the substance and when the form prevails.
"Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862" by Adam Gurowski
Mixing other substances with the flour also injures the quality of the bread in a very high degree.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
Now the diamond is a very hard substance indeed.
"The Story of a Tinder-box" by Charles Meymott Tidy
Almost all solid substances will melt when they are heated.
"Common Science" by Carleton W. Washburne
There are no "recognized elementary substances," if the expression means substances known to be elementary.
"Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer
One substance cannot be created by another substance.
"Ancient and Modern Celebrated Freethinkers" by Charles Bradlaugh, A. Collins, and J. Watts
In the case of Solomon, both the name and the substance point to Shiloh.
"Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1" by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg
The major part of the aliment ought to consist of vegetable substances.
"Vegetable Diet: As Sanctioned by Medical Men, and by Experience in All Ages" by William Andrus Alcott
THOSE AT THE TOP SAY: PEACE
Are of different substance.
But their peace and their war
Are like wind and storm.
"From A German War Primer" by Bertolt Brecht
Let fools an heav'n of shades pursue,
But I for substance am:
The heav'n I seek is likeness to,
And vision of the Lamb:
"The Believer's Principles : Chap. V." by Ralph Erskine
Forth from His chamber goeth He,
That royal home of purity,
A giant in twofold substance one,
Rejoicing now His course to run.
"Come, Thou Redeemer of the Earth" by Augusta Treverorum
Shadows and illusions meet us,
Visions cheat our longing eyes;
But the substance hope has promis'd,
Shall repay each sacrifice.
"To Hope" by Elizabeth Bath
If any God should will
To wipe from mind
The memory of this ill
Which is Mankind
In soul and substance now—who would not bless
Even to tears His loving-tenderness?
"Rebirth" by Rudyard Kipling
He gropes in shadows for a happy beam
That shall delight his bosom; into mist
Dissolves the substance that ambition kissed,
While greatness grows the garland of a dream;
A birth, a life, a death; man is no more!
"Despondency" by Freeman Edwin Miller
Crenshaw County Sheriff's Investigators say her child was born last month and doctors reported she tested positive for a controlled substance .
Urenio Caldera, 30, pled guilty April 10 and was sentenced to six years in the Illinois Department of Corrections by Judge Ronald White for the offense of delivery of a controlled substance 15-100 grams of cocaine.
Article "Owensboro Woman Charged with Controlled Substance Fraud" Is Not Available At This Time.
Yes, Mitt Romney trounced President Barack Obama stylistically, but he won on substance, too, a feat made easier because he had a basic truth on his side, namely four years of failed policy.
Time 's titillating cover overshadows article's substance.
'Total Recall' is totally devoid of substance.
So sell it through pharmacies just as other controlled substances are sold.
Beth Ditto Talks Style, Substance, and Her New MAC Line.
Stars Who Have Struggled With Substance Abuse Problems.
When substance abuse touches many families, the family just "wants it to stop," but is that really enough.
Gonopolsky is among cardiac patients testing an energy-enhancing substance meant to improve stamina.
With one n, mana is the substance of the soul, or by another definition, what magic is made of.
On May 17, 2012, the Rayne Police Department arrested Jamie Pitts, 30, of the 400 block of East A School, Rayne, on nine counts of Forgery of a Controlled Dangerous Substance.
0A woman was arrested in cole county for and is awaiting formal charges for Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Distribute.
An afternoon traffic stop led to the arrest of two men for allegedly being in possession of a controlled substance.
T ) dT dV / Pn i=1 Ni dT is the same for all substances at the same volume.
The thermodynamics governing 'endoreversible' engines
The mass tensor T j k is the sum of a material (stricto sensu ) energy tensor and of the energy tensors of all the ﬁelds, except the metric tensor gj k , which is the substance of spacetime.
No motions of bodies produce GW's
Linder and Miquel’s claims to the contrary hold no substance at all.
Comment on `Tainted evidence: cosmological model selection versus fitting', by Eric V. Linder and Ramon Miquel (astro-ph/0702542v2)
For any substance, the surface conditions differ from those inside the bulk, and the degree of this difference depends on many parameters, and some of them are extrinsic.
Route to Room-Temperature Superconductivity from a Practical Point of View
In substance, the estimate was demonstrated by Kesten in the proof of , Lemma (4.64), but we include the proof here in order to state the result in a form that is more readily applicable in our situation.
Convergence of simple random walks on random discrete trees to Brownian motion on the continuum random tree