Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. mécanisme, L. mechanisma,. See Mechanic
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr.,—L. mechanicus; Gr. mēchanikos—mēchane, a contrivance.
Her blue eyes looked restlessly bright; her lips wore a mechanical smile.
"Red Pottage" by Mary Cholmondeley
Why, for instance, has M. Bergson such a horror of mechanical physics?
"Winds Of Doctrine" by George Santayana
Molly looked a little dazed, and the "Thank you" of her clear low voice was mechanical.
"Great Possessions" by Mrs. Wilfrid Ward
Professor Le Dantec says we are mechanisms in the third degree, a mechanism of a mechanism of a mechanism.
"The Breath of Life" by John Burroughs
Let me briefly describe the mechanism with which it produces its familiar note.
"Social Life in the Insect World" by J. H. Fabre
Man breathes by means of lungs; but who can understand their wonderful mechanism, so perfect in all its parts?
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
In addition to this, there is, of course, the focusing mechanism of the eye.
"The Science of Human Nature" by William Henry Pyle
A DICTIONARY OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING AND THE MECHANICAL ARTS.
"Scientific American, Volume 40, No. 13, March 29, 1879" by Various
The mechanical control rooms, with their humming, vibrating mechanisms were here.
"Brigands of the Moon" by Ray Cummings
For these movements tend mechanically to raise and arch the chest and to throw the shoulders far backward.
"Vitality Supreme" by Bernarr Macfadden
The mechanism of eternal forms--
The shifts that courtiers put their bodies through--
Were alien ways to him: his brawny arms
Had other work than posturing to do.
"Abraham Lincoln" by Alice Cary
"If it tell thee not that I love thee well,
'Tis a senseless, wrinkled, ill-curved shell:
If it be not of love, why sigh or sing?
'Tis a common, mechanical, stupid thing!"
"Summer Song" by George MacDonald
Who has been wise, receives interest,
Savage, felon, President, judge, farmer, sailor, mechanic, literat,
young, old, it is the same,
The interest will come round—all will come round.
"Manhattan Streets I Saunter'd, Pondering" by Walt Whitman
"I work, you say, on minds, and hearts, and souls,
Alas, 'tis true, but what can e'er atone
For dry, mechanic thought, and lifeless coals,
Which light not up, but turn the intellect to stone?
"The Teacher" by Thomas Frederick Young
The travelers, while passing by,
Within its shade find welcome rest;
And one of them mechanically,
As is a custom in the west,
Upon its surface stern and gray
Carved out his name, and went his way.
"Fame." by Alfred Castner King
A hundred thousand right arms were lifted up on high,
A hundred thousand voices sent back their loud reply;
Through the thronged towns of Essex the startling summons rang,
And up from bench and loom and wheel her young mechanics sprang!
"Massachusetts To Virginia" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Interviews will be held for aircraft mechanics and inspectors.
Ed Petrie, Metal Finishing's " Adhesion and Bonding" columnist, discusses the three operational mechanisms involved in ensuring optimal paint adhesion .
Plumbing contractors must go to Mechanical Systems Week to find the answers.
Disks that have been mechanically damaged during bin cleaning, by extreme air pressures or improper installation could potentially cause a problem.
Too often, however, those terms have been associated only with postural drainage, percussion and vibration, or mechanical aspiration of the airways in acutely ill patients.
Mechanic Killed by King Air Door.
Why 3-month-olds get quantum mechanics.
My father was a mechanic, car enthusiast and race fan.
When the mechanic gives me a new sticker, he'll write 200,000.
The Organization of American States proposes setting up an alert mechanism to avert future coups in the region, but the idea is fraught with challenges.
Senior Mechanical Engineer, Burns & McDonnell, St Louis.
University of Missouri-Kansas City/Columbia, BS Mechanical Engineering.
Instead of having a person cut the ribbon at Friday's dedication ceremony at Stephenson Hall, University of Tulsa administrators asked mechanical engineering students to design a machine to cut the ribbon instead.
Self- embedding is a disturbing trend among young adults who self-inflict injury as a coping mechanism.
There are special types of mechanical user interfaces which will not work with a 1:1 input-output, including mechanical keypads .
Still, in this case, our mechanism for multiferroicity is once more a (collinear) magnetically induced mechanism based on the inequivalency of some speciﬁc oxygen atoms, as will be detailed below.
First Principles Studies of Multiferroic Materials
Note that it is usually easy to reach the picture of classical mechanics from quantum mechanics by letting the quantum parameter go to zero while it is usually unclear hoe to formulate the quantum mechanics from classical mechanics.
An Equation of Motion with Quantum Effect in Spacetime
Whereas a bus is a global mechanism of communication between components, a FIM is a local mechanism for providing access to a component.
Function Interface Models for Hardware Compilation: Types, Signatures, Protocols
Internally, the tensor notation mechanism sits on top of the more ﬂexible mechanism that allows providing C code and uses both a term parser and C code generator.
Continuum multi-physics modeling with scripting languages: the Nsim simulation compiler prototype for classical field theory
The mechanism for this stabilization is markedly different from, and more subtle than, the “Kapitsa pendulum” mechanism.
Emergence of stability in a stochastically driven pendulum: beyond the Kapitsa effect