Although dogs are nearsighted, their field vision is much wider. We can see clearly at about 80 feet away from us, and dogs can only see clearly within 20 feet. This fact might seem like a disadvantage, but dogs evolved to have a much wider field vision than humans (180° vs. 240° angle).
adjective. constant in effort to accomplish something; attentive and persistent in doing anything: a diligent student. done or pursued with persevering attention; painstaking: a diligent search of the files.
“Contingent” in any sense means “depending on certain circumstances.” In real estate, when a house is listed as contingent, it means that an offer has been made and accepted, but before the deal is complete, some additional criteria must be met.
The term Buddha literally means enlightened one, a knower. Buddhists believe that a Buddha is born in each aeon of time, and our Buddha—the sage Gotama who attained enlightenment under the bo tree at Buddh Gaya in India—was the seventh in the succession.
1a : an inclination of temperament or outlook especially : a personal and sometimes unreasoned judgment : prejudice. b : an instance of such prejudice. c : bent, tendency.
The Respondus lockdown browser detects cheating by using the computer's webcams and microphone to record student's video and audio during a test. These webcams are used to detect behavior that may be linked to cheating. The instructors have to ascertain the incidents because not all flagged incidents warrant cheating.
Now we prepare to receive Jesus Christ in Holy Communion. The Priest says: “This is the Lamb of God who takes away the sins of the world. Happy are those who are called to His supper.” Together with the Priest, we pray: “Lord, I am not worthy to receive you, but only say the word, and I shall be healed.”
The plot is what happens in a story. However, a plot is not a simple sequence of events. A strong plot is centered on one moment—an interruption of a pattern, a turning point, or an action—that raises a dramatic question, which must be answered throughout the course of the story. This is also known as plot A.
Consequently, the number 11 in our lives often signal us to be aware of our balance: Balance emotion, thought and spirit. Balance of masculine and feminine aspects. Balance of work and play.