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The sole survivor of this process was Josephus ( this method as a mathematical problem is referred to as the Josephus problem, or Roman Roulette ), who surrendered to the Roman forces and became a prisoner.
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The sole survivor ( Cindy Mosey ) was travelling with her family and the other from Nelson to Wellington to attend a gymnastics competition.
This conflict eventually led to the destruction of her family, with Caligula as the sole male survivor.
Generally believed to have been written in the Arbroath Abbey by Bernard of Kilwinning, then Chancellor of Scotland and Abbot of Arbroath, and sealed by fifty-one magnates and nobles, the letter is the sole survivor of three created at the time.
At the conclusion of that episode, that surviving Dalek self-destructs, leaving the Doctor believing that he was the sole survivor of the Time War.
The most famous work in OHG is the Hildebrandslied, a short piece of Germanic alliterative heroic verse which besides the Muspilli is the sole survivor of what must have been a vast oral tradition.
Eldol states that he is the sole survivor of the Britons who met there, having escaped by defending himself a stake that he claims was thrown to him by God.
* 1842 – Dr. William Brydon, an assistant surgeon in the British East India Company Army during the First Anglo-Afghan War, becomes famous for being the sole survivor of an army of 4, 500 men and 12, 000 camp followers when he reaches the safety of a garrison in Jalalabad, Afghanistan.
Ultimately, Joe Chip learns that Runciter, in fact, was the sole survivor of the explosion on the moon, and that his messages to the group are the result of his attempts to communicate with them while they are in half-life.
We first meet him as the janitor and sole survivor of the scientific research ship Arcada, which was overrun by the apparently hostile Sariens.
In the Man Booker Prize winning novel " Life of Pi ", the protagonist, Pi Patel, sole human survivor of a ship wreck in the Pacific Ocean, befriends another survivor: a large Bengal tiger.
* In Suzanne Enoch's historical romance novel A Lady's Guide to Improper Behavior, the protagonist is the sole survivor of a Thuggee massacre.
Returning from a job interview in New York, David is the sole survivor of a horrific train wreck that killed 131 passengers, sustaining no injuries himself.
This led to the making in 2000 of a documentary film Wings of Hope which explored the story of the sole survivor, Juliane Koepcke.
The creature was described as a giant wolf by the sole survivor of the attacks, which ceased after several wolves were killed in the area.
* August 2 – Australian ski instructor Stuart Diver is rescued as the sole survivor from the Thredbo landslide in New South Wales, in which 18 die.
The main character is Robert Neville, apparently the sole survivor of a pandemic whose symptoms resemble vampirism.
The Hôtel Alexandre or Hôtel Soult, rue de la Ville l ' Évêque, Paris ( 1763 – 66 ), is the sole survivor of Boullée's residential work in Paris.
The sole survivor of the medieval bread-thickened sauces, bread sauce is one of the oldest sauces in British cooking, flavored with spices brought in during the first returns of the spice missions across the globe and thickened with dried bread.
The sole survivor of the four, R2-D2 becomes part of Qui-Gon Jinn's party on Tatooine and meets C-3PO and Anakin Skywalker.
The sole survivor of Argo City, Kara Zor-El, was sent to Earth by her scientist father to live with her cousin Kal-El, who had become known as Superman.
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His sole description of this process is contained in letter 41 of his collected Latin correspondence.
Time-sharing designs switch tasks more often than strictly needed, but give smoother multitasking, giving the illusion that a process or user has sole use of a machine.
After the release of Flowers and Trees, all subsequent Silly Symphony cartoons were in color while Disney was also able to negotiate a two-year deal with Technicolor, giving him the sole right to use their three-strip process, a period eventually extended to five years.
Fingerprint identification, known as dactyloscopy, or hand print identification, is the process of comparing two instances of friction ridge skin impressions ( see Minutiae ), from human fingers or toes, or even the palm of the hand or sole of the foot, to determine whether these impressions could have come from the same individual.
This process works in one direction only and its sole purpose is to move food from the mouth into the stomach.
Those should be evaluated as part of the internal audit risk assessment process, but should not be the sole basis.
However, many parents desire, or attempt, to get sole custody, which would make them a single parent, but are unsuccessful in the court process.
A fundamental part of ` Abdul-Bahá's teachings on evolution is the belief that all life came from the same origin: " the origin of all material life is one ..." He states that from this sole origin, the complete diversity of life was generated: " Consider the world of created beings, how varied and diverse they are in species, yet with one sole origin " He explains that a slow, gradual process led to the development of complex entities:
SHODAN was hacked by the game's protagonist ( at the behest of the corrupt corporate Vice President Edward Diego, in exchange for a military-grade neural implant, and amnesty ) and its ethical restrictions were removed, starting a process that eventually resulted in the AI going rogue, seizing control of the station's systems, robots and considerable defenses, and either slaughtering the whole staff or converting them into mutants and cyborgs — with the sole exception of its " creator ", the unnamed hacker whom the player controls.
The body also has the authority to monitor the activities of the executive branch of the state government, has limited power to regulate the county governments within the state, and has sole power to initiate the process to amend the state constitution.
Riker, forced to prosecute against Data to prevent a summary ruling against him ( to ensure the issue is accorded due process of law ), enters the same argument Maddox had made years before, where Maddox was the sole dissenting vote as to Data's petition to attend Starfleet Academy and pursue a Starfleet commission.
The main elements of this process were Christianization and implementation of the Russian language as the sole administrative language.
The most well-known example involves a chairman who implements a new business program for the sole purpose to make money but ends up affecting the environment in the process.
By late 1997, Baton Broadcasting had become the sole corporate owner of CTV, acquiring several other CTV affiliates in the process.
::( b ) the technology or process used to make the signature is under the sole control of the person making the signature ;
According to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, this provision amounted to a subjective criterion used by the Government to justify violations of individual freedoms and due process for persons whose sole crime was to hold a view different from the official view.
Plantar fasciitis ( PF ) is a painful inflammatory process of the plantar fascia, the connective tissue on the sole ( bottom surface ) of the foot.
It will have the sole responsibility of initiating the process of delivering nuclear weapons and warheads, after acquiring explicit approval from the NCA.
On August 23, 2010, the former parent company of the CPL, announced that the two-year acquisition process of the CPL was finalized, and that the sole owner of the CPL ( and its subsidiaries ) was now WoLong Ventures PTE of Singapore.
In their decision, handed down on June 28, 2010, the Supreme Court rejected the machine-or-transformation test as the sole test of process patent eligibility based on an interpretation of the language of § 101.
This is the only Judas Priest album to feature songwriting by all five members ( one of Ian Hill's few contributions to the songwriting process for the band, and the sole contribution thereof by then-drummer Les Binks – the guitar riff for " Beyond the Realms of Death ").
His sole rival for the nomination, Joseph Kignoumbi Kia Mboungou, withdrew from the vote, complaining of " lack of transparency in the process ", and Poungui, as the only candidate, received about 85 % of the vote.
In the process, he discovers that his entire ordeal, including the original kidnapping, had been engineered by LaSalle as a way to gain sole control of Courtland's company share holdings.