free end

free end

[¦frē ′end]
(geology)
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Handling the long lance lightly, glancing twice or thrice along its length to see if it be exactly straight, Stubb whistlingly gathers up the coil of the warp in one hand, so as to secure its free end in his grasp, leaving the rest unobstructed.
"For example, by all their common and familiar performances--throwing large objects into the air which never come down; causing plants to sprout, grow visibly and blossom, in bare ground chosen by spectators; putting a man into a wicker basket, piercing him through and through with a sword while he shrieks and bleeds, and then--the basket being opened nothing is there; tossing the free end of a silken ladder into the air, mounting it and disappearing."
He felt the free end of the rope dropped upon him and heard the grating being slid into place above him.
Round each of her wrists was tied a string, the free ends of which (at a distance of a few yards) were held in Miserrimus Dexter's hands.
Ellie Stone, from the Girls Friendly Society (GFS), which caters for five to 11 years old, said the Market Drayton branch was hosting a free end of term party on Thursday to celebrate the start of the summer.
Slide the elastic strap free end wrong side up through the ring at the cup upper edge.
As the free end "whipped" back, it struck a group of passengers on the footbridge stairs, causing minor injuries to three of them.
Alison Hill SPORT: How Rafa Benitez is plotting a stress free end to NUFC's season "He's done an amazing job and the club really need to make sure his has everything his needs for next season."
The other end of the steel tube acted as the free end of the specimen.
Paying a higher weekly rate will get students a free end of tenancy clean, so they don't have to get their hands dirty.
3, the blast impact was loaded at the tip, and the impulse was analyzed at 4 regions: the tip, the bone split region, the back, and the free end. In Fig.
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