Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F., fr. L. motio, fr. movere, motum, to move. See Move
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L.,—movēre, mōtum, to move.
Rob made motions to the two native oarsmen that they should head the dory inshore.
"The Young Alaskans" by Emerson Hough
But the two motions which the two luminaries raise will not appear distinguished but will make a certain mixed motion.
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Our voyageurs, instead of desisting, again set the canoe in motion, and continued the hunt.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
Ned motioned to the boatman to return to the dock.
"Boy Scouts in the North Sea" by G. Harvey Ralphson
A cogged contrivance in machinery by which a rotatory motion is converted into a reciprocating motion.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
A motion to make the admission of Maine a separate question was also defeated.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
The connexion of the motions of the stomach with irritative ideas, or motions of the organs of sense, in vertigo, is shewn in Sect.
"Zoonomia, Vol. II" by Erasmus Darwin
It was of the kind known as a "rocking-chair," and its motions displayed the fine proportion and outlines of her form.
"The Quadroon" by Mayne Reid
But the author, blinded by ambition, set in motion a machinery such as none could long resist.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
Beginners should master the three motions of the flag, exaggerating the figure 8 motion before they attempt to make letters.
"Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts" by Girl Scouts
Though to each star they give a name,
Its size and motions teach;
The truths which all the stars proclaim,
Their wisdom cannot reach.
"The Book Of Creation" by John Newton
Turnin or steppin alang, Nannie,
Liftin and layin doon,
Settin richt what's aye gaein wrang, Nannie,
Yer motion's baith dance and tune!
"Nannie Braw" by George MacDonald
"Think you I do not feel my every drop
Of blood is as an ocean
In which are surging and will never stop
All things your hope gave motion?
"The Strong Man To His Sires" by Cale Young Rice
Shine, Lord; shine me thy shadow still;
The brighter I, the more thy shade!
My motion be thy lovely moveless will!
My darkness, light delayed!
"Shadows" by George MacDonald
Behold the semblance of thy flower!
I could not fill its leaves with dew,
Shew its tints varying with the hour,
Its motion as the zephyrs blew.
"Vignette - XV" by Matilda Betham
Like the tide—knocking at the hollowed cliff
And running into each green cave as if
In the cave's night to keep
Eternal motion grave and deep;—
"The Caves" by John Freeman
Portescap, A Danaher Motion Company.
Leap Motion – The Future of Computer Interaction.
On others, lifelong relationships are set in motion.
The motion was opposed by all 12 Republicans on the board, but supported by all 15 Democrats.
A motion filed by a Saginaw group seeking to find the Department of Human Services in contempt of court for failing to restore some welfare benefits is scheduled to be heard by a Genesee Circuit Court Judge this morning.
A motion for continuance was filed in Marion County Court on June 15th on behalf of Patrick Edouard and is awaiting a ruling from a District Court Judge on Friday.
Representatives of the Writers Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion.
The last time YCharts checked in on Prem Watsa, aka Warren Buffett of the North, the Canadian billionaire was buying shares in Research in Motion (RIMM).
Among the most sanitary and gentle, horizontal motion conveyors are replacing belt conveyors in many food processing ...
Dunkermotoren acquires Copley Motion Systems.
COTA buses get Poetry in Motion.
The project called, "Setting Six Miles In Motion," has a completion date set for the fall 2014.
Southern Baptists meeting in San Antonio, Texas, recently for their annual convention approved a motion made by an Enid pastor that is the first step in creating a database of ministers.
For years coaches have used high-speed motion pictures as training aids.
Get set for Motion City Soundtrack.
Green potential operator G of the individual particle motion and its powers G2 , G3 , and by the growth as t → ∞ of the operator Gt = R t 0 Tsds and its powers, where Tt is the semigroup of the motion.
Occupation Time Fluctuations in Branching Systems
We present measurements along the line of sight (radial velocities), which are complementary to the proper motions and help deﬁne the space motion of these ob jects.
Radial-Velocity Monitoring of Members and Candidate Members of the TW Hydrae Association
These two equations of motion are essentially the same as the Euler-Lagrange equations of motion which we have obtained before.
Gauge Theory of Gravity
So, Eqs. of motion become classical Eqs. of motion in the chosen reference system.
Can the notion of a homogeneous gravitational field be transferred from classical mechanics to the Relativistic Theory of Gravity ?
This model is moreover a simple analogue of other examples of nonlinear interactions of rapid oscillations with a slower global motion like the piston problem : averaging technics could be applied to the fast motion of gas particles in a piston which itself has a slow motion .
Out-of-equilibrium states as statistical equilibria of an effective dynamics