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Intermittency

When a non-linear dynamical system alternates between periodic and chaotic behavior. See: Dynamical Systems.
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Thus the geological record will almost necessarily be rendered intermittent. I feel much confidence in the truth of these views, for they are in strict accordance with the general principles inculcated by Sir C.
It would seem that each separate formation, like the whole pile of formations in any country, has generally been intermittent in its accumulation.
This hope was speedily dispelled like his other illusions; silence had indeed, been restored in the audience, after a fashion; but Gringoire had not observed that at the moment when the cardinal gave the order to continue, the gallery was far from full, and that after the Flemish envoys there had arrived new personages forming part of the cortege, whose names and ranks, shouted out in the midst of his dialogue by the intermittent cry of the usher, produced considerable ravages in it.
The conversation in these circumstances was very gentle, fragmentary, and intermittent, but the room was full of the indescribable stir of life.
Vincy could tap his snuff-box over it and be jovial, without even an intermittent affectation of solemnity; and Mr.
The fighting had now become intermittent. It was a sort of deadlock.
Humboldt has observed, that, "under the torrid zone, the smallest marshes are the most dangerous, being surrounded, as at Vera Cruz and Carthagena, with an arid and sandy soil, which raises the temperature of the ambient air." [5] On the coast of Peru, however, the temperature is not hot to any excessive degree; and perhaps in consequence, the intermittent fevers are not of the most malignant order.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced the publication of NOTAM FDC 9/7752, allowing for intermittent airspace restrictions of drones at select federal facilities across the country, the company said.
Between Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon, those living in Batanes and Babuyan Group of Islands will experience light to moderate with intermittent heavy rains due to "Liwayway.
Below are three common methods of intermittent fasting.
Intermittent rainfall continued in the city and other areas of the district causing inundation of low lying areas and main roads here on Thursday.
The practice of intermittent fasting strictly follows an eating cycle that involves a phase of fasting and non-fasting over a defined period.