Extensity

Definitions

  • Showing layout of an extensive building, including alae and peristylium
    Showing layout of an extensive building, including alae and peristylium
  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Extensity sensation from which perception of extension is derived
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Additional illustrations & photos:

A large living area, with extensive decoration on walls and ceiling A large living area, with extensive decoration on walls and ceiling
Capital showing extensive floral decoration Capital showing extensive floral decoration
Showing extensive foliage decoration Showing extensive foliage decoration
Showing extensive interwoven leaf and stem forms and animals Showing extensive interwoven leaf and stem forms and animals
The top of the arch forms a horse-shoe shape, with extensive decoration above The top of the arch forms a horse-shoe shape, with extensive decoration above
Showing extensive and complex decoration on the walls and vaulted ceiling Showing extensive and complex decoration on the walls and vaulted ceiling
Showing extensive decoration to interior and dome Showing extensive decoration to interior and dome
Showing arched entrance surrounded with extensive decoration Showing arched entrance surrounded with extensive decoration

Quotations

  • Earl Nightingale
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    “Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.”
  • Anthony Sampson
    Anthony Sampson
    “In America journalism is apt to be regarded as an extension of history: in Britain, as an extension of conversation.”
  • Gerald G. Jampolsky
    Gerald G. Jampolsky
    “Love is the total absence of fear. Love asks no questions. Its natural state is one of extension and expansion, not comparison and measurement.”
  • Socrates
    Socrates
    “Where there is reverence there is fear, but there is not reverence everywhere that there is fear, because fear presumably has a wider extension than reverence.”
  • Paul Theroux
    Paul Theroux
    “Extensive traveling induces a feeling of encapsulation, and travel, so broadening at first, contracts the mind.”
  • Edward Johnson
    Edward Johnson
    “What we believe is more important than our material existence, therefore warfare is a legitimate extension of values.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. extendĕre, extentum, or extensumex, out, tendĕre, to stretch.

Usage

In literature:

Messrs. Rigge and Co., of London, use it extensively for scenting soap.
"The Art of Perfumery" by G. W. Septimus Piesse
On the 28th we tacked, to avoid an extensive stream of sailing ice.
"Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea, in the Years 1819-20-21-22, Volume 1" by John Franklin
Restock waters and covers more extensively and intelligently.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the" by Various
As a politician, his experience has also been extensive and varied.
"Lights and Shadows of New York Life" by James D. McCabe
The extension of the Agrarian Law of his brother by planting new colonies in Italy and the provinces.
"A Smaller History of Rome" by William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
There are also extensive suburbs to the east of the town.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
Of the extensive literature relating to Burgos, much remains unedited and in manuscript.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4" by Various
The rear extension could be also used as a steering apparatus.
"Watch Yourself Go By" by Al. G. Field
At the foot of Mus-tagh-ata there is a level and extensive valley, where grass thrives luxuriantly.
"From Pole to Pole" by Sven Anders Hedin
Iodine is extensively used in medicine, especially in the form of a tincture.
"An Elementary Study of Chemistry" by William McPherson
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In poetry:

The Capting looked across the rail
And sort of chawed his lip —
For Carpenter Dan was building an
Extension to the ship.
"Industrious Carpenter Dan" by Wallace Irwin
So, come! though favors I bestow
Cannot be called extensive,
Who better than my friend should know
That they're at least expensive?
"To Maecenas" by Eugene Field
The sweetnesse and the praise were thine;
But the extension and the room,
Which in thy garland I should fill, were mine
At thy great doom.
"Employment" by George Herbert
From which we are led to assume
That the old bird is weary, and almost willing
That a new chick should chip the extensive shell
Of the mundane egg.
"St. John" by D H Lawrence
So Alois plodded on making known his great discovery,
Until he obtained the notice of the Royal Academy,
Besides, he obtained a gold Medal, and what was more dear to his heart,
He lived to see the wide extension of his art.
"The Sprig of Moss" by William Topaz McGonagall
Says the Prince to him, `You know, far away you'll have to go,
To a pleasant little island off the coast of Africay,
Where they tell me that the view of the ocean deep and blue,
Is remarkable extensive, and it's there you'll have to stay.'
"After Waterloo" by Robert Fuller Murray

In news:

The unit has all the necessary tools for quick or more extensive system checks and setup.
Parsons, Kansas — As producers start thinking about anhydrous application for wheat this fall, extremely dry soils can be a concern, said Dave Mengel, K-State Research and Extension soil fertility specialist.
The Wichita County Extension office will host a private applicator training beginning at 8 am Nov 28.
The new manual and printed test materials should be shipped to county Extension offices during the week of Jan 9.
Nancy Adrian with the Extension says the applicators who apply pesticide for a fee who wish to be certified again or to be certified for the first time are encouraged to come to this training.
Come by the Extension office to sign up or call 940 627-3341 for more information.
To remedy these deficiencies, we propose an extension of the FOMDP formalism known as a factored FOMDP and present generalizations of symbolic dynamic programming and linear-value approximation solutions to exploit its structure.
The search warrant was obtained after an extensive undercover investigation.
Paul Fisher, Associate Professor /Extension Specialist.
Unemployment extensions don't have significant impact on job attainment .
The transformation of Las Vegas' Fitzgeralds Casino & Hotel to the D Las Vegas Casino Hotel includes extensive renovations scheduled for completion in fall 2012.
He's been at if for 18 months and the list of items he's come with is quite extensive.
The US Bureau of Land Management plans to start a process to establish new guidelines for using categorical exclusions that will include an extensive public comment period, BLM Director Mike Pool told a US House subcommittee on Sept 9.
Pet peeves, decision-making, finances, parenting styles - the list is extensive.
On ice aspect of Jason Chimera 's extension with Capitals.
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In science:

Moreover, we consider the same simple current extension and describe the normalizer of the abelian automorphism group associated with this extension.
Lifts of automorphisms of vertex operator algebras in simple current extensions
First, we construct isomorphisms between simple current extensions, which generalizes the results in [DM2] on the uniqueness of the VOA structure of a simple current extension.
Lifts of automorphisms of vertex operator algebras in simple current extensions
Furthermore, as seen in (4.5) - (4.24), this extension contains as a particular case the usual way Lie group actions (2.2) are extended to functions in C∞ par (Ω, R), whenever these latter extensions happen to exist globally.
How to Define Global Lie Group Actions on Functions
In this section, we determine the exceptional palindromes, i.e., those that do not have any palindromic extensions (called maximal palindromes), and those that have two palindromic extensions.
Palindromic complexity of infinite words associated with non-simple Parry numbers
Then (1) p is a maximal palindrome ⇔ p = U (n) for a positive integer n. (2) p has two palindromic extensions ⇔ p = V (n) for a positive integer n. (3) p has one palindromic extension ⇔ p 6= U (n) ∧ p 6= V (n) for al l n ∈ N.
Palindromic complexity of infinite words associated with non-simple Parry numbers
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