Deerfoot required little sleep, and within less than two hours after he had lain down, he opened his eyes and assumed the sitting position.
"Camp-fire and Wigwam" by Edward Sylvester Ellis
Civilized life assumes an external appearance corresponding to itself; it remodels the physical world after its own pattern.
"Homer's Odyssey" by Denton J. Snider
Merely for illustrating the method of calculation, let us assume this farm with its equipment to be worth $100 an acre, or $16,000.
"The Young Farmer: Some Things He Should Know" by Thomas Forsyth Hunt
In shooting, the mind assumes command of the arms, hands, fingers and eye, linking them up and making them work in harmony.
"Manual of Military Training" by James A. Moss
General Jackson assumed command on the day after Christmas.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
Yes, several: any substance that can assume and maintain the form of an elastic fluid at the temperature of the atmosphere, is called a gas.
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
At this juncture Napoleon determined to assume the offensive himself.
"The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte" by William Milligan Sloane
We must not, however, assume that for the general work in an observatory a colossal instrument is the most suitable.
"The Story of the Heavens" by Robert Stawell Ball
Hence banking business did not begin to assume its present form till almost half-way through the 19th century.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
And he talked about the husbandman, his father, and assumed the part of the peasant, the man of the people.
"Sentimental Education, Volume II" by Gustave Flaubert
If, with the literate, I am
Impelled to try an epigram,
I never seek to take the credit;
We all assume that Oscar said it.
"Oscar Wilde" by Dorothy Parker
The faces which in common folk
Resembles pumpkin pies
In scouts assumes a texture dark
Yes, lives and breathes and sighs.
"The Turds of the Scouts" by General George S Patton Jnr
Sally, when thou first came over,
Not a smile upon me came;
I assum'd the faithful lover,
Two hearts united in one flame.
"To The Memory Of The Dear Girl, Once Called Sarah Cock, Who Died Jan. 23, 1796" by William Hutton
And now, led on by sad despair,
Does a frightful form obtrude;
Vindictive Spleen assumes the air
Of noble, manly Fortitude.
"The Culprit" by Nathaniel Bloomfield
As you'll assume, he hasn't heard
Of Madame Patti's singing;
But I will stake my solemn word
He knows what maize is bringing.
"Billy Vickers" by Henry Kendall
Think, my son, that I am present,
And that I am not ambitious
To assume your evil mood,
But to find that it is good.
"The Purgatory Of St. Patrick - Act II" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
One might assume that calling a footwear store by a name like "Boot City" is a tall tale akin to the one about Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox.
Tim Crawley battled wheel-to-wheel with early race leaders Jerod Roller and Terry Gray before assuming the lead on lap 20 of the 25-lap United Sprint Car Series event at Albany Motor Speedway on Friday night.
"We are extremely pleased that Dr Creel has agreed to assume the permanent role of CMO," said Charlesetta Woodard-Thompson, Erlanger president and CEO.
More soon assuming there's mobile phone service further north.
For a shamefully long time, I assumed everything thrown on a grill was barbecue.
Assuming it is, she has a child on her lap.
Many of the submissions assumed the photo below was taken at Oktoberfest, and indeed it was.
Minneapolis's dance mainstay, the Southern Theater, assumed responsibility for the McKnight choreographer fellowships that MDA had once handled.
The Albany Hemerocallis Society, also known as the Albany Daylily Society, assumes responsibility for educating the public on the improvement and growth of the daylily.
She assumes the role from Bill Clough who held this role in addition to serving as Assistant Head of School.
Death assumes human form and comes to Earth to learn about human existence -- and reduces it to a flat, uninspired, interminable, slow movie.
There's no public listing for the apartment that Barry C Scheck just purchased at 270 West 17th Street, but we'll assume that the $745,000 that he paid for it was probably a very good price.
In the laboratory, experimental psychologists routinely assume (without overtly stating it) that free will is an illusion.
Jim Wilson, for this argument, assumes there is a Christian God and a hell.
He was assumed to have ceruminous accumulation, such that his ear canal was occluded with black wax.
As in the previous sections, the temperature is assumed to follow from thermal balance assuming that the disk is passive and irradiated by the star under an angle αirr = 0.05, leading to T (R) = α1/4 irr pR∗/R T∗ .
Dust coagulation in protoplanetary disks: a rapid depletion of small grains
In the current work MAPMT are assumed to be packed into a (2 × 2) EC. A realistic (and possibly conservative) MAPMT pitch is assumed to be 27.0 mm to account also for the large tolerances on the MAPMT dimensions provided by the manufacturer: (25.7 ± 0.5) mm.
Design of a Base-Board for arrays of closely-packed Multi-Anode Photo-Multipliers
Indeed, assume that this is not the case, that is, assume that there exists P ∈ Spechz ′ i (U + ) with z ∈ P .
Primitive ideals and automorphism group of $U_q^+(B_2)$
Indeed, assume that this is not the case, that is, assume that there exists Q ∈ Spech0i (U + ) with zz ′ ∈ Q.
Primitive ideals and automorphism group of $U_q^+(B_2)$
Argument for the walk (environment ﬁxed α ∈ Gn ) In this section we assume that n is suﬃciently large such that Proposition 2.11 is true and we assume also that the random environment is ﬁxed and belongs to Gn (denoted α ∈ Gn ).
Almost sure estimates for the concentration neighborhood of Sinai's walk