|pää- englanniksi||cardinal fi, head fi, main fi, principal fi, prime fi, master fi|
: a cardinal rule
*: But cardinal sins, and hollow hearts, I fear ye.
*: the cardinal intersections of the zodiac
*: Impudence is now a cardinal virtue.
: a cardinal mark
*: This cardinal number is the smallest of the infinite cardinal numbers; it is the one to which Cantor has appropriated the Hebrew aleph with the suffix 0, to distinguish it from larger infinite cardinals. Thus the name of the smallest of infinite cardinals is m|he||0?.
*: The commonest numerals in Latin, as in English, are the "cardinals"...and the "ordinals"nb....
*: Breezes blowing from beds of iris quickened her breath with their perfume; she saw the tufted lilacs sway in the wind, and the streamers of mauve-tinted wistaria swinging, all a-glisten with golden bees; she saw a crimson cardinal winging through the foliage, and amorous tanagers flashing like scarlet flames athwart the pines.
: color panel|C41E3A
*: Wheres your cardinal! Make haste.
: ux|en|Be careful when you pet that dog on the head; it may bite.
: ux|en|The company is looking for people with good heads for business.
: ux|en|He has no head for heights.
: ux|en|This song keeps going through my head.
*: he took them seriously, too, just as seriously as he took the ‘head’ that followed after drink.
: ux|en|a laced head; a head of hair
: ux|en|Admission is three dollars a head.
: ux|en|200 head of cattle and 50 head of horses
: ux|en|12 head of big cattle and 14 head of branded calves
: ux|en|at five years of age this head of cattle is worth perhaps $40
: ux|en|a reduction in the assessment per head of sheep
: ux|en|they shot 20 head of quail
: ux|en|we have a heavy head of deer this year; planting the hedges increased the head of quail and doves
: ux|en|What does it say at the head of the page?
: ux|en|During meetings, the supervisor usually sits at the head of the table.
: ux|en|Hit the nail on the head!
: ux|en|The head of the compass needle is pointing due north.
: ux|en|Tap the head of the drum for this roll.
: ux|en|The heads of your tape player need to be cleaned.
: ux|en|Pour me a fresh beer; this one has no head.
: ux|en|The king sat at the head of the table.
*: an army of fourscore thousand troops, with the duke Marlborough at the head of them
: ux|en|Id like to speak to the head of the department.
: ux|en|Police arrested the head of the gang in a raid last night.
: ux|en|I was called into the heads office to discuss my behaviour.
: ux|en|Only true heads know this.
: ux|en|The expedition followed the river all the way to the head.
: ux|en|Give me a head of lettuce.
: ux|en|Ive got to go to the head.
: ux|en|We are having a difficult time making head against this wind.
: ux|en|We will consider performance issues under the head of future improvements.
: ux|en|These isses are going to come to a head today.
*: Ere foul sin, gathering head, shall break into corruption.
*: The indisposition which has long hung upon me, is at last grown to such a head, that it must quickly make an end of me or of itself.
: ux|en|Let the engine build up a good head of steam.
: ux|en|She gave great head.
*: Then I saw the more advanced narcotic addicts, who shot unbelievable doses of powerful heroin in the main line – the vein of their arms; the hysien users; chloroform sniffers, who belonged to the riff-raff element of the dope chippeys, who mingled freely with others of their kind; canned heat stiffs, paragoric hounds, laudanum fiends, and last but not least, the veronal heads.
*: The hutch now looks like a “Turkish bath,” and the heads have their arms around one another, passing the pipe and snapping their fingers as they sing Smokey Robinsons “Tracks of My Tears” into the night.
*: My lord, my lord, the French have gathered head.
: rfquotek|Jonathan Swift
: ux|en|the head cook
: ux|en|head sea; head wind
: Who heads the board of trustees?
: to head an army, an expedition, or a riot
: We are going to head up North for our holiday. We will [[head off]] tomorrow. Next holiday we will head out West, or head to Chicago. Right now I need to head into town to do some shopping.
: Im fed up working for a boss. Im going to head out on my own, [[set up]] my own business.
: How does the ship head?
: The salmon are first headed and then scaled.
*: A broad river, that heads in the great Blue Ridge.
: This kind of cabbage heads early.
: to head a nail
: to head trees
: to head a drove of cattle; to head a person; the wind heads a ship
: to head a cask
*: ux|en|That current with main fury ran.
*: ux|en|Our main interest is to be happy as we can.
: ux|en|main timbers; main branch of a river; main body of an army
*: ux|en|That which thou aright / Believest so main to our success, I bring.
*: ux|en|I was forced from the apartment by the main strength of two of these youthful Titans.
*: ux|en|A draught of ale, friend, for Im main dry.
*: ux|en|Why, its main jolly to be sure, and all that so fair.
*: ux|en|He gan advance, / With huge force, and with importable main.
*: ux|en|Resolved to rest upon the title of Lancaster as the main, and to use the other two ... but as supporters.
*: ux|en|... Alexander and Molon in the East; and therefore advised him to march immediately in person with the main of his army for the subduing of those rebels, before they should gather greater strength in the revolted provinces against him.
*: ux|en|Invaded the main of Spain.
*: ux|en|The highest land on the mayne, yet it was but low, we called Keales hill, and these uninhabited Isles, Russels Isles.
*: ux|en|No man is an Iland, intire of it selfe; every man is a peece of the Continent, a part of the maine…
*: ux|en|Tashtegos long, lean, sable hair, his high cheek bones, and black rounding eyes ... all this sufficiently proclaimed him an inheritor of the unvitiated blood of those proud warrior hunters, who, in quest of the great New England moose, had scoured, bow in hand, the aboriginal forests of the main.
*: ux|en|struggling in the main
*: ux|en|Were it good . . . to set so rich a main on the nice hazard of one doubtful hour?
*: ux|en|My lord would ride twenty miles ... to see a main fought.
: Smith is the principal architect of this design.
: The principal cause of the failure was poor planning.
*: In a word, the Epi?odes of Homer are complete Epi?odes; they are proper to the ?ubject, because they are drawn from the ground of the fable; they are ?o joined to the principal action, that one is the nece??ary con?equence of the other, either truly or probably: and la?tly, they are imperfect members which do not make a complete and fini?hed body; for an Epi?ode that makes a complete action, cannot be part of a principal action; as is e??ential to all Epi?odes.
*: The principal treasure of ths department, however, is the Stele of Hammurabi (1792—1750 B.C.), king of the first Babylonian kingdom, a basalt cylinder 2.25m/7ft 5in. inscribed with Hammurabi?s laws written in Akkadian in cuneiform script.
*: In theory, there are the same number of principal components as there are variables, but in practice, usually only a few of the principal components need to be identified to account for most of the data variance.
: A portion of your mortgage payment goes to reduce the principal, and the rest covers interest.
*: In March 1902, I find in the statement of liabilities and assets £711 put down as arrears of interest, but there is no entry of arrears of principal.
*: For instance, in some states, dividends that have automatically been reinvested will be treated as principal.
*: If you know the principal amount, the interest rate, and the number of years the payments will be made, you can consult an amortization calculator or schedule to arrive at the monthly payment.
*: The important administrative figure to the teacher is the school principal.
*: The problem was neatly summed up by one principal in Australia who said recently: ‘There is no incentive for me to develop my best teachers to become my successor....’
*: Now renamed Teaching Australia, its officers are undertaking exploratory steps in developing professional standards for school leaders. A National Standards Drafting Group of volunteer principals is currently drafting principal standards (Teaching Australia, 2007).
*: Principals are now being held more accountable for the performance of students and teachers, while at the same time they are required to adhere to a growing number of government regulations.
*: Unlike the students, Principal Robertson, who now resided almost alone in the College, continued to use the accistomed route on his visits to the Old Town; and it “became the joke of the day that from being the principal gate it had become only a gate for the Principal.”5
: When an attorney represents a client, the client is the principal who permits the attorney, the client?s agent, to act on the client?s behalf.
*: The firm admitted the amount owed, but averred as an affirmative defense that it had hired the expert as an agent of a disclosed principal, the client.
*: A food broker has been defined as an independent sales agent who performs the services of negotiating the sale of food and/or grocery products for and on account of the seller as principal.
*: An attorney-in-fact has a duty to act solely in yhe interest of the principal and to avoid conflicts of interest.
*: The accessories may be prosecuted, tried and punished, though the principal has not been prosecuted or has been acquitted.
: My principal sells metal shims.
: rfquotek|J. H. Walsh
: rfquotek|Oxf. Gloss.
: Our prime concern here is to keep the community safe.
: Both the English and French governments established prime meridians in their capitals.
*: prime forests
*: She was not the prime cause, but I myself.
: This is a prime location for a bookstore.
*: Is it very pleasant to be there, Bob?
Prime, said the turnkey.
: Thirteen is a prime number.
*: His starry helm, unbuckled, showed him prime / In manhood where youth ended.
*: Early and late it rung, at evening and at prime.
*: They all as glad, as birdes of ioyous Prime ...
*: in the very prime of the world
*: Hope waits upon the flowery prime.
*: cut off in their prime
*: the prime of youth
*: Once upon a time you dressed so fine. You threw the bums a dime in your prime, didn’t you?
*: Give him always of the prime.
: ux|en|3 is a prime.
: ux|en|Im threatening to build a prime here.
: Youll have to press this button twice to prime the fuel pump.
: I need to prime these handrails before we can apply the finish coat.
*: Nights bashful empress, though she often wane, / As oft repeats her darkness, primes again.
: to prime a witness
: The boys are primed for mischief.
: to prime trees
*: master of a hundred thousand drachms
*: We are masters of the sea.
: ux|en|Mark Twain was a master of fiction.
*: great masters of ridicule
*: No care is taken to improve young men in their own language, that they may thoroughly understand and be masters of it.
*: Where there are little masters and misses in a house, they are impediments to the diversions of the servants.
: ux|en|She has a master in psychology.
: ux|en|He is a master of marine biology.
: ux|en|The band couldnt find the master, so they re-recorded their tracks.
: ux|en|The case was tried by a master, who concluded that the plaintiffs were the equitable owners of the property....
: ux|en|master batsman
: ux|en|master copy
*: Obstinacy and willful neglects must be mastered, even though it cost blows.
*: Then Elzevir cried out angrily, Silence. Are you mad, or has the liquor mastered you? Are you Revenue-men that you dare shout and roister? or contrabandiers with the lugger in the offing, and your life in your hand. You make noise enough to wake folk in Moonfleet from their beds.
: It took her years to master the art of needlecraft.
*: the wealth that the world masters
: He mastered in English at the state college.
: a two-master