# middle point

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This they affirm to be the origin and nature of justice;--it is a mean or compromise, between the best of all, which is to do injustice and not be punished, and the worst of all, which is to suffer injustice without the power of retaliation; and justice, being at a middle point between the two, is tolerated not as a good, but as the lesser evil, and honoured by reason of the inability of men to do injustice.
She looked at the lower part of the carriages, at the screws and chains and the tall cast-iron wheel of the first carriage slowly moving up, and trying to measure the middle between the front and back wheels, and the very minute when that middle point would be opposite her.
I shall see a straight line DAE, in which the middle point (A) will be very bright because it is nearest to me; but on either side the line will shade away RAPIDLY INTO DIMNESS, because the sides AC and AB RECEDE RAPIDLY INTO THE FOG and what appear to me as the Merchant's extremities, viz.
Every side of your hexagon, of which you will determine the length in proportion to the dimensions taken upon the place, will be divided into two parts and upon the middle point you will elevate a perpendicular towards the center of the polygon, which will equal in length the sixth part of the side.
Every man sees that he is that middle point whereof every thing may be affirmed and denied with equal reason.
Nearly short-circuit conditions show at the bottom middle point of the center loop and at both ends of the horizontal line, which thus destroy the resonance requirement for both two types of loops.
3) As shown in Figure 8, the maximum temperature differences between the upper points T-I-1 and T-III-1, the middle points T-I-2 and T-III-2 near the window, the middle points T-I-5 and T-III-5 near the center, and the lower points T-I-6 and T-III-6 were 30.
Licuanan says the head office of such multinationals are often located in Makati City making Alabang a very good middle point for their executives to live in.
The third phase extends from the middle point between Rawdat al-Khail and New Salata intersections to the middle point between Rawdat al-Khail and Al Mansoura intersections (Gulf Cinema Signal).
American presidents either understand Latinos or not; there's not a middle point," he said.
For all the subjects, 18 tender points (TP) defined by the American College of Rheumatology for fibromyalgia syndrome (16), 12 points for the sciatic valleix (bilateral middle point of gluteus maximus, middle point of the gluteal sulcus, middle and posterior point of thigh, popliteal fossa, middle and posterior point of cruris, middle point of Achilles tendon), and 4 lumbar paravertebral points (bilateral 2 cm lateral to the L2 and L4 spinous processes) were evaluated.
TODAY marks the third QIPCO British Champions Day - exactly the middle point of a five-year plan to get the event established.

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