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In such, the same plan and proportioning may be carried out.

In proportioning the onions to the potatoes, you will be guided by your wish to have more or less of their flavour.

The mode of proportioning the doses of active ingredients has been noticed in the article Enema.

In both the thickness and the batter of the walls there is a care shown in proportioning the strength of the ends and the sides.

This seems to be a very crude and indirect method of proportioning capital to the volume of business transacted.

In this volume only incidental attention is given to gravimetric methods of proportioning concrete.

In proportioning the mixture on the work use was made of the device shown by Fig. 37 to weigh the aggregate.

The method of proportioning and mixing the concrete was as follows: Platforms 10×16 ft. of 2-in.

Briefly, then, the universal basis of co-operation is the proportioning of benefits received to services rendered.

To adopt a reasonably high “factor of safety” in proportioning parts.