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41421 (or at some lesser distance), from the centres of the six surrounding spheres in the same layer; and at the same distance from the centres of the adjoining spheres in the other and parallel layer; then, if planes of intersection between the several spheres in both layers be formed, there will result a double layer of hexagonal prisms united together by pyramidal bases formed of three rhombs; and the rhombs and the sides of the hexagonal prisms will have every angle identically the same with the best measurements which have been made of the cells of the hive-bee.
The reader will perhaps best appreciate the amount of difference in these workers, by my giving not the actual measurements, but a strictly accurate illustration: the difference was the same as if we were to see a set of workmen building a house of whom many were five feet four inches high, and many sixteen feet high; but we must suppose that the larger workmen had heads four instead of three times as big as those of the smaller men, and jaws nearly five times as big.
The business of finding a play that would suit everybody proved to be no trifle; and the carpenter had received his orders and taken his measurements, had suggested and removed at least two sets of difficulties, and having made the necessity of an enlargement of plan and expense fully evident, was already at work, while a play was still to seek.
On account of your plans and your measurements, for you know that no one is allowed, not architects even, to enter where the prisoners are, with paper, pens or pencil.
An officer was seated before a desk, writing, another was shouting down a telephone, and a third was making some measurements upon a large Ordnance map nailed upon one of the walls.
Measurement D is the distance between the lines marking the maximum lateral limit and the highest point of the left frontal sinus (line G to H).
NPL, based at the 3M Buckley Innovation Centre, is working with local manufacturers to solve measurement-related problems, introduce new technologies and provide new or updated measurement knowledge to their staff - resulting in better targeted measurement and improved use of current and emerging technologies, leading to less scrap, more conforming product and more informed staff.
the capillary rheometer for rubber processability measurement.
I'll do this by talking about the measurement of little g, the free-fall acceleration on the Earth's surface that is mainly due to the Earth's gravity but whose value is also affected by centrifugal forces that are a result of the Earth's rotation.
IABC members played an important role in a recent global survey on communication measurement conducted by Benchpoint, with the help of Donald K.
patents were granted for technology developed as a method for quantitative measurement of gene expression using multiplex competitive reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction.
If these overall measurements are applied to all departments and coupled with each department's measurement and reward systems, an organization stands a better chance of working in collaboration towards the same goal.

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