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If a branch extended out too far, each man held it back for the next, and if they met a low overhang, each warned the other.
from Brown Corpus
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If and branch
If there is anything which we can do in the executive branch of the Government to speed up the processes by which we come to decisions on matters on which we must act promptly, that in itself would be a major contribution to the conduct of our affairs.
If the distant patron of the suburban branch has been frightened away from downtown by traffic problems, however, the city store can only pressure the politicians to do something about the highways or await the completion of the federal highway program.
If anything may be predicted in the quicksilver world of retailing, it seems likely that the suburban branch will come to dominate children's clothing ( taking the kid downtown is too much of a production ), household gadgetry and the discount business in big-ticket items.
If any branch of the tree halts with an " accept " condition, we say that the NTM accepts the input.
In ‘ A Modern Herbal ’, Mrs Grieves says “ A rosemary branch, richly gilded and tied with silken ribands of all colours, was also presented to wedding guests, as a symbol of love and loyalty .” If a young person would tap another with a rosemary sprig and if the sprig contained an open flower, it was said that the couple would fall in love.
If the secondary winding is made open-circuit, the current I < sub > 0 </ sub > taken by the magnetizing branch represents the transformer's no-load current.
If it be divided, dealt out in share to many, it is obscured ..." Essentially, the items under the discretion of administration must be limited in scope, as to not block, nullify, obfuscate, or modify the implementation of governmental decree made by the executive branch.
If cocaine is to be reclassified, defendant's arguments should be made to the legislative branch, not the courts.
If the branch goes the unexpected way, the compiler has already generated compensatory code to discard speculative results to preserve program semantics.
If, as seems likely, the Huastec-Maya split occurred around 2000 BCE, the Huastecs probably did not travel far from the Guatemala-Chiapas borderlands until after 1100 BCE, more or less, by which time the proto-Tzeltalans had been established as a separate branch.
* If the posterior descending artery ( PDA ) is supplied by the circumflex artery ( CX ), a branch of the left artery, then the coronary circulation can be classified as " left-dominant ".
If a scribe refers to more than one source when creating his copy, then the new copy will not clearly fall into a single branch of the family tree.
In all cases, resting contact requires special treatment: If two objects collide ( a posteriori ) or slide ( a priori ) and their relative motion is below a threshold, friction becomes stiction and both objects are arranged in the same branch of the scene graph.
If M < sub > 1 </ sub > occurs slightly after T < sub > 1 </ sub >, then the patient likely has a dysfunction of conduction of the right side of the heart such as a right bundle branch block.
If a group intends to become a new congregation, the area's circuit overseer submits an application to the branch office.
If a chieftain attempted to have his own son ( or brother ) chosen over a representative of another branch, the electors were outraged, as they feared subjugation to one branch.
If the instruction decoded was a branch or jump, the target address of the branch or jump was computed in parallel with reading the register file.
If the ALU were used in the decode stage for that purpose, an ALU instruction followed by a branch would have seen both instructions attempt to use the ALU simultaneously.
If it is later detected that the guess was wrong then the speculatively executed or partially executed instructions are discarded and the pipeline starts over with the correct branch, incurring a delay.
If the hardware determined that the branch prediction state of a particular branch needed to be updated, it would rewrite the opcode with the semantically equivalent opcode that hinted the proper history.
If and extended
If Af leads to an address Af that is equal to the address computed from Af, even though Af does not match Af, the chain of information cells is extended from Af by storing the address of the next available cell in the Y-region, Af, in Af.
If one also removes the second postulate (" a line can be extended indefinitely ") then elliptic geometry arises, where there is no parallel through a point outside a line, and in which the interior angles of a triangle add up to more than 180 degrees.
If the 15 minutes of a quarter expire while the ball is live, the quarter is extended until the ball becomes dead.
If one of the intervening states was a superpower, a civil war is extended a further 72 %; a conflict such as the Angolan Civil War, in which there is two-sided foreign intervention, including by a superpower ( actually, two superpowers in the case of Angola ), would be 538 % longer on average than a civil war without any international intervention.
If waves are emitted from an extended source, this can lead to incoherence in the transversal direction.
The parallel postulate: If two lines intersect a third in such a way that the sum of the inner angles on one side is less than two right angles, then the two lines inevitably must intersect each other on that side if extended far enough.
# If two straight lines in a plane are crossed by another straight line ( called the transversal ), and the interior angles between the two lines and the transversal lying on one side of the transversal add up to less than two right angles, then on that side of the transversal, the two lines extended will intersect ( also called the parallel postulate ).
If not blocked or countered, the open row of three will be extended to an open row of four, which threatens to win in two ways.
If captive female hamsters are left for extended periods ( three weeks or more ) with their litter, they may cannibalize the litter, so the litter must be removed by the time the young can feed and drink independently.
If the territory included all the tributaries of the Mississippi on its western bank, the northern reaches of the Purchase extended into the equally ill-defined British possession — Rupert's Land of British North America, now part of Canada.
If the loan is not paid ( or extended, if applicable ) within the time period, the pawned item will be offered for sale by the pawnbroker.
( If one of the basic hand-shape glyphs is used, such as the simple square or circle, this band breaks it in two ; however, if there are lines for fingers extended from the base, then they become detached from the base, but the base itself remains intact.
:: If the repeaters in a network that is based upon the physical extended star topology are replaced with hubs or switches, then a hybrid network topology is created that is referred to as a physical hierarchical star topology, although some texts make no distinction between the two topologies.
If the terms in the sequence are real numbers, the limit superior and limit inferior always exist, as real numbers or ±∞ ( i. e., on the extended real number line ).
If the instrument is in an environment where it gets infrequent use, then buying argon in the gas state will be most appropriate as it will be more than enough to suit smaller run times and gas in the cylinder will remain stable for longer periods of time, whereas liquid argon will suffer loss to the environment due to venting of the tank when stored over extended time frames.
If one is exposed to loud sound ( including music ) at high levels or for extended durations ( 85 dB A or greater ), then hearing impairment will occur.
# If the Southern Netherlands would stay ( partially ) French, the Northern Netherlands should be extended to the Nete River or probably the whole of Flanders.
If the pressure cooker is not capable of cooking at the industry standard 15 psi and the recipe is intended for cooking at 15 psi, the cooking time will need to be extended ( e. g. the cooking time for 15 psi multiplied by 1. 3 ), but this can overcook food.
If there is more than one extended partition in a partition table, only the logical drives in the first recognized extended partition type are processed.