It is acted upon by three independent forces: the resistance of the air, the attraction of the earth, and the force of impulsion with which it is endowed.
"True," replied the president; "but we will overcome that, for the force of impulsion will depend on the length of the engine and the powder employed, the latter being limited only by the resisting power of the former.
At length I was clear of my dangerous neighbour, and just as I gave the last impulsion
, my hands came across a light cord that was trailing overboard across the stern bulwarks.
He had discovered, besides, since his departure from Chateaubriand, that nothing would be impossible for Furet under the impulsion
By its own power of impulsion
our apparatus made a canal for itself; some times carried away by its own impetus, it lodged on the ice-field, crushing it with its weight, and sometimes buried beneath it, dividing it by a simple pitching movement, producing large rents in it.
At this time of their watch, the water close to them would be often agitated by some impulsion
given it from a distance.
The interests of this school are in general philosophy and the philosophy of the sciences, rather than in psychology; they have derived a strong impulsion
from James, but have more interest than he had in logic and mathematics and the abstract part of philosophy.
Every one, from the highest to the lowest degree, has his place on the social ladder, and is beset by stormy passions and conflicting interests, as in Descartes' theory of pressure and impulsion
. But these forces increase as we go higher, so that we have a spiral which in defiance of reason rests upon the apex and not on the base.
He felt her firmness and obeyed the impulsion
at once, just as the other two men had, a moment before, obeyed unquestioningly the wave of her hand.
Later on, when each developed individuality and became personally conscious of impulsions
and desires, the attraction of the light increased.
Reagissant a cette reception le directeur charge de la gestion de l'Agence, Mohamed Salem Charkaoui a soulige qu'il s'agit d'[beaucoup moins que]un geste Royal a meme d'imprimer une forte impulsion
a l'action de l'Agence Bayt Mal Al Qods Acharif[beaucoup plus grand que].