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Humboldt has observed, that, "under the torrid zone, the smallest marshes are the most dangerous, being surrounded, as at Vera Cruz and Carthagena, with an arid and sandy soil, which raises the temperature of the ambient air.
Shortly afterwards, a man in a blue cotton frock, much soiled, came in and bought a pipe, filling the whole shop, meanwhile, with the hot odor of strong drink, not only exhaled in the torrid atmosphere of his breath, but oozing out of his entire system, like an inflammable gas.
The ashes under the grate were lit by the fire vertically, like a torrid waste.
Bagnet is an ex- artilleryman, tall and upright, with shaggy eyebrows and whiskers like the fibres of a coco-nut, not a hair upon his head, and a torrid complexion.
She thought it good for them to see that she could make an excellent lather while she corrected their blunders "without looking,"-- that a woman with her sleeves tucked up above her elbows might know all about the Subjunctive Mood or the Torrid Zone--that, in short, she might possess "education" and other good things ending in "tion," and worthy to be pronounced emphatically, without being a useless doll.
The rat and mouse cannot be considered as domestic animals, but they have been transported by man to many parts of the world, and now have a far wider range than any other rodent, living free under the cold climate of Faroe in the north and of the Falklands in the south, and on many islands in the torrid zones.
GIVE the bookies a TORRID time at York this afternoon.
Dubai-based cyber security consulting firm Torrid Networks FZE, has appointed Syed Ibrahim Anwar as the new vice president, Sales, Cyber Security Practice.
And to better explain the options available, Torrid Technologies has outlined their top 5 Need-to-Know points from the policy, how the changes allow advisors to increase their client's annuities and why consumers should consider the option to purchase annuities more readily.
It's been a torrid tour for team England," said Broad.
The new dealerships are Torrid Motors at Andheri, Esskay Motors at Prabhadevi and Balaji Cars at Navi Mumbai.
TORRID TIME: Samba "Samba returns to the Russian club after a brief spell at Loftus Road, which saw him make 10 appearances in the Premier League.