The pipe running from the lower part of the balloon runs into this cylindrical receptacle through the lower plate; it penetrates the latter and then takes the form of a helicoidal or screw-shaped spiral, the rings of which, rising one over the other, occupy nearly the whole of the height of the tank.
A vacuum is created below, and it attracts the gas in the lower parts; this becomes heated in its turn, and is continually replaced; thus, an extremely rapid current of gas is established in the pipes and in the spiral, which issues from the balloon and then returns to it, and is heated over again, incessantly.
The lower country consists of clay-slat and sandstone, containing fossils, very closely related to, bu not identical with, those found in the Silurian formation of Europe; the hills are formed of white granular quart rock.
It is not possible to ascertain thei thickness, but the water of small streamlets can be hear trickling through the stones many feet below the surface The actual depth is probably great, because the crevice between the lower fragments must long ago have been fille up with sand.
Beyond this front, is there to be a fair court, but three sides of it, of a far lower
building than the front.
Cedric darted at the speaker one of those hasty and impatient glances, which comparisons between the two rival nations seldom failed to call forth; but, recollecting the duties of hospitality, he suppressed further show of resentment, and, motioning with his hand, caused his guests to assume two seats a little lower
than his own, but placed close beside him, and gave a signal that the evening meal should be placed upon the board.
I inquired, my heart sinking lower
at every word I spoke.
There once existed two currents: an upper one, long since recognised, which conveys the waters of the ocean into the basin of the Mediterranean; and a lower
counter-current, which reasoning has now shown to exist.
5) On the morning of the 27th, three men, answering to the description of the three Indians, were observed in Lower
Thames Street, were traced to the Tower Wharf, and were seen to leave London by the steamer bound for Rotterdam.
The men of the lower
orders she often uses for various purposes of amusement.
I had no sensation whatever in my lower
limbs, while a chilling numbness was wrapping about my heart and creeping into it.
Thus the fact was clearly demonstrated that, ABOVE A CERTAIN POINT, THE HIGHER A POINT SEEMS TO BE, THE LOWER
IT ACTUALLY IS.