phenomenon


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Opposite to the camp at this place was a singular phenomenon, which is among the curiosities of the country.
The only phenomenon, that gave me any uneasiness, was the rapid increase in the size of the little creature we were following, which became every moment more and more like a real lion.
This superstition may also have arisen, in part, from a natural phenomenon of a singular nature.
But however small the units it takes, we feel that to take any unit disconnected from others, or to assume a beginning of any phenomenon, or to say that the will of many men is expressed by the actions of any one historic personage, is in itself false.
PHENOMENON and NOUMENON were bandied back and forth.
merely seems to exist, the latter being a phenomenon.
That defines the phenomenon," I said, "but gives no hint of its cause.
Mr Crummles stopped: language was not powerful enough to describe the infant phenomenon.
Another phenomenon would now have passed before the observer's eye, and the molecules situated on the plane of the equator, escaping like a stone from a sling of which the cord had suddenly snapped, would have formed around the sun sundry concentric rings resembling that of Saturn.
But while proceeding with this operation, Barbicane and his two companions had a most desired perception of a new phenomenon.
Few phenomena gave me more delight than to observe the forms which thawing sand and clay assume in flowing down the sides of a deep cut on the railroad through which I passed on my way to the village, a phenomenon not very common on so large a scale, though the number of freshly exposed banks of the right material must have been greatly multiplied since railroads were invented.
To enable the reader the better to understand the disposition of these parts of the dwelling, I annex a plan of the first floor of the right wing, drawn by Rouletabille the day after the extraordinary phenomenon occurred, the details of which I am about to relate.