Had there been rotary levers for two of the members, a moiety of the fatigue would have been saved, for one item--"
By Old and New World, my excellent associate," he said, "it is not to be understood that the hills, and the valleys, the rocks and the rivers of our own moiety of the earth do not, physically speaking, bear a date as ancient as the spot on which the bricks of Babylon are found; it merely signifies that its moral existence is not co-equal with its physical, or geological formation.
Their mother had nothing, and their father only seven thousand pounds in his own disposal; for the remaining moiety
of his first wife's fortune was also secured to her child, and he had only a life-interest in it.
Augustine, to be expended for the benefit of the poor, and for the conversion of the Indians to the Catholic faith: but that, if I appeared, or any one for me, to claim the inheritance, it would be restored; only that the improvement, or annual production, being distributed to charitable uses, could not be restored: but he assured me that the steward of the king's revenue from lands, and the providore, or steward of the monastery, had taken great care all along that the incumbent, that is to say my partner, gave every year a faithful account of the produce, of which they had duly received my moiety
Pott, permanently retired with the faithful bodyguard upon one moiety
or half part of the annual income and profits arising from the editorship and sale of the Eatanswill GAZETTE.
Breakfast being at length over, Mr Codlin called the bill, and charging the ale to the company generally (a practice also savouring of misanthropy) divided the sum-total into two fair and equal parts, assigning one moiety
to himself and friend, and the other to Nelly and her grandfather.
Tom divided the cake and Becky ate with good appetite, while Tom nibbled at his moiety
I generally contrived to reserve a moiety
of this bounteous repast for myself; but the remainder I was invariably obliged to part with.
Half the sum my present necessities compel me to accept; of the remaining half, distribute one moiety
among yourselves, sir squires, and divide the other half betwixt the heralds and the pursuivants, and minstrels, and attendants.
If I had possessed but a moiety
of your heavenly resignation, Miss Temple, all might yet have been well.
For me to go and desert the children now would mean their total abandonment; whereas, if I remain, I should be able to defend their interests, and, perhaps, to save a moiety
of their property.
Basically, the nature of polyol used and the kind of diisocyanate moiety
have maximum contribution in determining the properties of PU formulation.