Since that time, scarcely a week has passed during seven whole years, without his hearing from me a repetition of the part I played in that manifestation, together with ample descriptions of all the phenomena in Spaceland, and the arguments for the existence of Solid things derivable
All that is necessary is that it should be derivable
from the regular appearances by the laws which express the distorting influence of the medium.
He here confounds the pleasure derivable
from sweet sounds with the capacity for creating them.
We have excellent authority," he remarked, "for the statement that a considerable amount of satisfaction is derivable
from the exercise of that sentiment.
Whether his meditations were so intense as to be disturbed by the dog's winking, or whether his feelings were so wrought upon by his reflections that they required all the relief derivable
from kicking an unoffending animal to allay them, is matter for argument and consideration.
Pickwick was fain to prepare for his Christmas visit to Dingley Dell, with the pleasant anticipation that some two or three months afterwards, an action brought against him for damages sustained by reason of a breach of promise of marriage, would be publicly tried in the Court of Common Pleas; the plaintiff having all the advantages derivable
, not only from the force of circumstances, but from the sharp practice of Dodson & Fogg to boot.
To those who have cherished an affection for a faithful and sagacious dog, I need hardly be at the trouble of explaining the nature or the intensity of the gratification thus derivable
Being naturally of a serious turn, my attention was directed to the solid advantages derivable
from a residence here, rather than to the effervescent pleasures which are the grand object with too many visitants.
With these reflections, and a very hard knock on the crown of his unfortunate hat at each repetition of the last word, Newman Noggs, whose brain was a little muddled by so much of the contents of the pocket-pistol as had found their way there during his recent concealment, went forth to seek such consolation as might be derivable
from the beef and greens of some cheap eating-house.
If, in his limited sphere, he sought power, it was the power of knowledge; the power derivable
from a perfect comprehension of his business.
It should be such that the moral grounds that justify imputing it not be derivable
from the grounds that justify imputing responsibility to the individual members.
This function controls the transition between linear regimes and, therefore, the Canonical PWL model inherits some properties from the absolute value function; it is continuous but not derivable
along the boundaries.