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Observer, The


a Sunday newspaper in Great Britain; founded in 1791. It is published in London by the Observer Limited. The Observer is a moderately liberal newspaper intended mainly for readers from the bourgeois intelligentsia. Circulation, 730,000 (1976). [18–681–1; updated]

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By attentively watching, the observer would then have perceived the other molecules of the mass, following the example of this central star, become likewise condensed by gradually accelerated rotation, and gravitating round it in the shape of innumerable stars.
If the observer had then specially directed his attention to one of the more humble and less brilliant of these stellar bodies, a star of the fourth class, that which is arrogantly called the Sun, all the phenomena to which the formation of the Universe is to be ascribed would have been successively fulfilled before his eyes.
With this method of observation it often happens that the observer, influenced by the direction he himself prefers, regards those as leaders who, owing to the people's change of direction, are no longer in front, but on one side, or even in the rear.
One single hypothesis of the observers of Long's Peak could ever be realized, that which foresaw the case of the travelers (if still alive) uniting their efforts with the lunar attraction to attain the surface of the disc.
Mahomet made the people believe that he would call an hill to him, and from the top of it offer up his prayers, for the observers of his law.
The Observer Mission is composed of 20 Border Observers including the Chief Observer.
From the viewpoint of dynamic systems, the observer design problem arises from the need for information to carry out control, monitoring, and modeling.
International observers shall comply with advisories that may be issued by the Government or security agencies to ensure their safety during their stay in Pakistan, and if a serious violation is found to have occurred, the observer concerned may have his/her observer accreditation withdrawn.
The results of the study point to true error of measurement between radio graphs on repeated readings to be [+ or -] 9 degrees, attributing the wider range of variability to end vertebra selection by the observer.
NOAA Fisheries worked closely with the North Pacific Fishery Management Council, fishermen, processors, and other stakeholders to restructure the observer program.
Supplied to the governmental authority by Modern Systems and Computer Trade (MSCT), Volicon's representative in Jordan, the Observer system performs continuous monitoring and recording of aired content to enable AVC's rapid investigation of comments or complaints.