- The game was hallmarked by a superb full back display by Ms. Dalton, past whom nothing found passage, although she had generous aid from a better-balanced team.
- It may seem tame in this context to devote time and technical skill to throwing up perfect spheres of glass in a vacuum and timing their passage up and down past two pairs of slits.
- That was before the Uefa Cup run gathered momentum, before his booming finish at Anfield sealed Celtic's passage past Liverpool and his position as a crowd favourite.
- She tapped the shoulder of the person in front of her, asking for passage forward.
- He sneers at her approach and waddles forward to block her passage.
- The money could be recoverable from the officer who was responsible for not having filed the written statement despite passage of so much time.
- The group also demanded a $50m ransom as well as safe passage and the publication of their manifesto by all of the countries whose diplomats had been held.
- But we provide space-based utilities no such security or assurance of safe passage or operation.
- In another audacious move he sent envoys to the Crusader leaders in Acre asking for safe passage and the right to purchase supplies.
- Delayed only by her trial, she finally booked passage aboard a tanker and sailed alone to Karachi, to join the rest of the family in exile.
- She was so aware of the danger that she'd booked passage in a ship for Australia for herself and me in 1940, meaning to leave me with her family there and return to England.
- John wanted to set about their adventure as expeditiously as possible and had booked passage on a postal aeroplane traveling to nearby Hog's Creek.
- These routes used by migratory birds for passage between wintering and breeding ranges are called flyways.
- A small shore bird common, in fact often abundant, on passage and in winter, it breeds in the High Arctic.
- Green, Wood and Common Sandpipers are regular on passage, as are Ospreys.
- The house is old and creaky, stairs to half-floors leading from narrow rooms and confusing passages as if designed by M.C. Escher.
- Excavations revealed a massive timber gate about halfway along the passage allowing access to be controlled.
- As one walks through the different rooms, passages and interstices of the gallery, there is a tremendous but transient concatenation of sound.
- Oya Orisha predominates in the lungs, bronchial passages, and the mucous membranes.
- These potent chemicals dilate blood vessels and constrict bronchial air passages.
- The infection spreads from the nose or throat through the Eustachian tube, a passage between the throat and the middle ear.
- The rate of temporal passage cannot be changed consciously by mortals, generally speaking.
- Rite of passage conveying status change for males, from young boys to responsible men.
- I can see the inexorable passage of time moving Baby to the inevitable Teenager II but whilst Baby is still at junior school I can make the most of an ally!
- So the parliamentary passage of the bill holds additional significance in that it may pave the way for the two allies of 50 years to mend their sour relations.
- We are writing to ask you to support the Children's Food Bill in its passage through Parliament.
- Some civic organizations and academic circles asserted that the previous passage of the particular bills was null and void, as they were voted upon without the required quorum.
- I'll read a short passage from my book Four Seasons in Five Senses, that talks about that connection we have with memory, the land and ultimately generation.
- Look, there are lots of narrative shifts in this book with short passages, and this gives a sense of dislocation too, for the reader; one voice and then another.
- The most sobering part of the book is a short passage where Guttenplan elaborates this country's history of anti-Semitism.
- This is especially noticeable in full orchestral and choral passages.
- Students can slow down the tempo or loop a particular section of music to practice difficult passages.
- Her favorites were the soulful climaxes of country-western ballads and the tutti passages of Mozart orchestral works.
- As the game ebbed and flowed there was little to choose between the sides, but York extended their lead just before half time when a good passage of play involving backs and forwards brought a second try for the speedy Kama.
- It was just the tonic the visitors needed and soon afterwards the second row forward finished of a fine passage of play involving forwards and backs with the second try, this time converted by Cooke.
- They did the spadework for the score in a good passage of support play, Wade arriving on cue to drive over and finish off the movement.
- Fourth, after some 30 passages, cells cultured at 33°C stopped proliferating, suggesting a senescent state.
- Cells of the eighth passages of culture were used.
- In some other cases, sequences were verified after a series of passages on a host.
- The strain was passaged in mice, subcultured in Middlebrook 7H9 broth (Fisher, Pittsburgh, PA), and used for aerosol infection when the optical density at 600 nm was 0.9.
- To test whether either mutant underwent delayed telomere elongation, the mutant strains were extensively passaged by serial colony streaking and telomere lengths were monitored periodically.
- All of the strains were passaged for >30 generations before genomic DNA was isolated; additional passages of 60 generations showed no differences in telomere lengths from those illustrated in Fig 4B (data not shown).
- 1passage of (or at) arms
- archaic A fight or dispute.Example sentences
- If your Honours would go to page 83, you will the see the passage - I am not saying it is a passage of arms; that is putting it too highly
- Already 2-0 down in the series after consecutive top-order batting collapses, this passage of arms - after a difficult summer for both the players and the board - could not have come at a worse possible time.
- Well, we say that's the end of the case, and that's what Mr Stitt conceded in the passage of arms between you…
- 2work one's passage
- Work in return for a free place on a voyage: he worked his passage home as a stewardMore example sentences
- The story moved the skipper and he allowed her to work her passage over
- Can I work my passage on a ship between NZ and Oz?
Middle English: from Old French, based on Latin passus 'pace'.
Early 18th century: from French, from an alteration of Italian passeggiare 'to walk, pace', based on Latin passus 'pace'.
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