Some strength came to him finally from the mere struggle, undirected and misdirected as it often was, and such mental fibre as he had was toughened
by the prolonged stress.
From the higher sides of the cog the bowmen could shoot straight down, at a range which was so short as to enable a cloth-yard shaft to pierce through mail-coats or to transfix a shield, though it were an inch thick of toughened
At length, the toughened
sinews of the white man prevailed over the less practiced limbs of the native.
These were all absolutely gas tight and filled with hydrogen, and the entire aerostat was kept at any level by means of a long internal balloonette of oiled and toughened
silk canvas, into which air could be forced and from which it could be pumped.
"Now leave the Pawnee to be the pilot," said the trapper; "my hand is not so steady as it used to be; but he has limbs like toughened
It was Watson who took the telephone as Bell had made it, really a toy, with its diaphragm so delicate that a warm breath would put it out of order, and toughened
it into a more rugged machine.
persecution of Solton-Sary gold mine development prosters, MP Janar Akaev said in Parliament today.
The family-run business, which has been operating from purpose-built offices in Gateshead for more than 30 years and currently employs 55 staff, purchased a new glass-toughening machine capable of increasing production of toughened
glass by around 40%.
Law bid Emma Harper wants law on sheep worrying to be toughened
For this reason, the epoxy resins need to be toughened
for various applications.
Fishing trawlers active close to the Chinese coast also might need more attention, with checks at the harbors of Kinmen, Kaohsiung and Keelung to be toughened
up, CNA reported.