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As the barrier-reef slowly sinks down, the corals will go on vigorously growing upwards; but as the island sinks, the water will gain inch by inch on the shore -- the separate mountains first forming separate islands within
I recommend you to sink forthwith to the bottom of the sea; and if you come another fathom nearer, I'll stave your wicked head in with this oar.
Tarzan slough the thin skin of his artificial civilization, and sink happy and contented into the deep sleep of the wild beast that has fed to repletion.
Didn't the full-rigged ship, the whaler Essex, sink off the west coast of South America, twelve hundred miles from the nearest land for the small boats to cover, and all because of a big cow whale that butted her into kindling-wood?
And into the unfathomable have I again seemed to sink.
Kang and Holahan [5] developed a one-dimensional thermal resistance model of impingement air cooled plate fin heat sinks to understand how the heat sink performance depends on different geometry variables.
For example, in five or six feet of water, I may opt for a line that sinks at a medium rate.
Squeeze the soda bottle until the pen cap sinks to the bottom of the bottle.
This new on-line QC tool could be used to fine-tune molding parameters to minimize sinks.
There are also Swarovski crystal sinks that feature hand-placed Swarovski crystals and come in pink, black, blue, turquoise and aurora borealis.
Tokyo, Japan, Oct 26, 2005 - (JCNN) - Sumitomo Osaka Cement has developed the world's first nano technology-based coating agent for use on kitchen sinks, and has successfully applied the material to coating Cleanup'ss stainless sink, Super Silent e-sink.
He'd done his dissertation on organic matter that sinks to the ocean floor, but he'd never seen a whale down there.