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Should this enveloping force be interrupted in any direction a delicate instrument immediately apprehends the irregularity, at the same time imparting an impulse to a magnetic device which in turn actuates the steering mechanism, diverting the bow of the flier away from the obstacle until the craft's radio-activity sphere is no longer in contact with the obstruction, then she falls once more into her normal course.
Thuvan Dihn smiled his appreciation of the marvellous device.
Without it an enemy must half wreck the device to reach its heart, leaving his handiwork apparent to the most casual observer.
When I came back the gallon jar was empty, and he lay as you see him, with the board in front of him with this sorry device.
Each of them is the device of some noble lord or gallant knight who hath slept under my roof at one time or another.
Many valuable relics have been found, among which, curious to relate, is the smoke-consuming device of Biedenbach's mentioned in the narrative.
Are the sexes really races, each with its own code of morality, and their mutual love a mere device of Nature to keep things going?
In fact, I had crammed navigation from text-books aboard; and besides, there was Wolf Larsen's star-scale, so simple a device that a child could work it.
It was a famous device in the beginning,' replied Lord George; 'an excellent device, and did good service in Scotland.
This is a device to keep him out of the way,' said Mrs.
The appointment was a device to keep the brother away
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