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.
e) Height of the skull with mandible (Hskm): Distance between the lines drawn between caudal margins of mandible to the middle point of the nuchal crest.
Consider the truncated Taylor series expansion of the factor [t.sup.a-1] in the integrand of the integral definition (1.1) of [B.sub.z](a, b) at the middle point t = 1/2 of the integration interval,
Not only it is almost the southernmost point I've ever reached but it is also the approximate middle point of my trip.
The venue- Putrajaya is located in the suburb of Kuala Lumpur, about the middle point of the downtown and International Airport of Kuala Lumpur, which is very easy to reach by train.
For example, Morris said, Middle Point Landfill in Murfreesboro is going to be full in about five years.
The cursor was adjusted and positioned on the middle point of the cornea section in the axial and sagittal images simultaneously; this was then named as point C.
where R and [beta] are the arc radius and the dip angle of upper shear blade, respectively, and ([x.sub.v], [y.sub.v]) is the coordinate of middle point V on upper shear blade in the fixed coordinate system.