tondal

tondal

[′tənd·əl]
(mechanics)
A unit of force equal to the force which will impart an acceleration of 1 foot per second to a mass of 1 long ton; equal to approximately 309.6911 newtons.
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Madrid writes that the Camalig survivors were relocated to Tondal (H), which was later called 'Nuevo Camalig.'
Another manuscript in the show, The Visions of Tondal (J.
(13) Of the 20 images Marmion painted in the book, 10 (six more than for heaven) depict Tondal's guardian angel introducing him to the various kinds of fantastic torments reserved for individual types of sin.
On folio 17, the knight Tondal and his guardian angel observe the beast Acheron, devourer of the avaricious (Fig.
Eschewing the gory for the sublime, Marmion's underworld scenes transcend their ostensible purpose to provoke pious dread in their viewers; in Margaret of Yorks' Tondal manuscript, the artist has transformed hell into a world of mesmerising beauty.
COVE will line-up with new signing Kevin Tondal from Peterhead as they journey to face LOSSIEMOUTH, who are still looking for a boss.
Also for Margaret of York, sister of Edward IV of England and consort of Duke Charles the Foolhardy, Marmion illustrated fourteen episodes from The Visions of Chevalier Tondal: all on show but, deplorably, only four reproduced in the catalogue, since that would have curtailed the self-aggrandising essays of the contributors to a catalogue which begins at page 79.
When Iwona herself sees the spirit of her dead lover, Tondal, beckoning her--'Du strekst gegen mich aus die Nebelarme'--this recalls the gesture of Cormac's father, Trenmar [sic], in 'Ullin's und Linuf 's Gesang': 'sie [die bleiche Gestalt] streckt uber Cormac den Nebelarm' (p.
In Die eiserne Maske Carno (son of Tondal) and Malwina (daughter of Toskar) are in love.
If we now turn to 'Iwona', we find a bard, named Ullin of course, being enjoined by Iwona to compose a lay on the fate of her deceased lover Tondal. This paragon has been treacherously betrayed by his brother Ryno.
There is, for instance, no Tondal in Ossian (though the name would not in fact look out of place, since 'ton' is a popular prefix meaning 'wave').