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Owing to her education or her nature books are to her a nuisance, and she opens them with aversion, yet her teacher must instil into her mind the contents of these books; that mind resists the admission of grave information, it recoils, it grows restive, sullen tempers are shown, disfiguring frowns spoil the symmetry of the face, sometimes coarse gestures banish grace from the deportment, while muttered expressions, redolent of native and ineradicable vulgarity, desecrate the sweetness of the voice.
The chest was deep, it is true, cavernously deep; but there were no full-swelling muscles, no wide-spreading shoulders, no clean-limbed straightness, no generous symmetry of outline.
Is a lovely girl--whose face possesses the crowning charm of expression, whose slightest movement reveals the supple symmetry of her figure--less lovely because she is blessed with a good appetite, and is not ashamed to acknowledge it?
Promising nothing when she was a child, it had now sprung into womanly fullness, symmetry, and grace.
Her voice is like the ripple of a woodland brook and her slender form is matchless in its symmetry.
has announced that Symmetry Communications Systems, Inc.
If you're not turning in world-class times, it just might be because you lack symmetry in what biologists would call "paired traits.
Symmetry in the body and face signals a good set of genes, Thornhill claims, and that leads people, especially women, to seek out a partner with symmetric features.
Symmetry requires the subject to select the related comparison stimulus, even when the role of sample and comparison stimuli is interchanged.
attended the 2012 Symmetry Partners Advisor Summit, held at Boston's Omni Parker House on October 10-11, 2012.
Roundtable Healthcare Partners will acquire Symmetry Surgical ($SSRG), a global marketer and distributor of surgical devices for $140.
A sampling of the twenty-seven chapters follow: complex numbers and rotations; symmetry of the mystery curve; mathematical structures and symmetry; fourier series; rosettes as plane functions; plane wave packets for 3-fold symmetry; waves, mirrors, and 3-fold symmetry; wallpaper groups and 3ufold symmetry; wallpaper with a square lattice; color-turning wallpaper functions; local symmetry in wallpaper and rings of integers; hyperbolic wallpaper; morphing friezes and mathematical art; and an epilogue.