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Hen·ry

(hen'rē),
James Paget, 20th-century U.S. physiologist. See: Henry-Gauer response.

Hen·ry

(hen'rē),
Joseph, U.S. physicist, 1797-1878. See: Dalton-Henry law.

Hen·ry

(hen'rē),
William, British chemist, 1774-1836. See: Henry law.

hen·ry (H),

(hen'rē),
The unit of electrical inductance, when 1 V is induced by a change in current of 1 ampere/sec.
[Joseph Henry]

henry

/hen·ry/ (H) (hen´re) the SI unit of electric inductance, equivalent to one weber per ampere.

henry (H)

Etymology: Joseph Henry, American physicist, 1797-1878
an International System unit of electrical inductance equal to 1 volt-second per ampere.

hen·ry

(H) (hen'rē)
The unit of electrical inductance, when 1 volt is induced by a change in current of 1 ampere/second.
[Joseph Henry]
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In this seminal study, Garrison (Middlebury College) brings together the entire corpus of arts made for Otto III and Henry II in a single contextual treatment, arguing for the conscious creation of artworks that were meant to be symbolic of the emperor's power and presence in the Holy Roman Empire.
Dunn's mistake--one Henry II would never have made--was leaving a copious paper trail snaking right back to her office.
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Early in the movie version of "Beckett," Peter O'Toole, as Henry II, lectures a group of his nobles on what taxes are to be collected.
He played Henry II in Becket ('64) and The Lion In Winter ('68).
The basic design of the book is executed through a source-based approach, a plan that succeeds generally well in the discussions of the Parisian repertory of the mid-sixteenth century when a thriving print culture of guitar music was sustained for a few decades through the efforts of enterprising publishers and editors like Morlaye, Gorlier, Fezandat, and Le Roy and Ballard, mostly working under royal licenses granted by Henry II (who may have been introduced to the instrument during the years he spent as a Spanish hostage).
Like one of the disloyal sons of Henry II, he rebelled against his father as the latter lay dying, and turned his hand to the Queen Anne style -- more out of conservatism than from any pursuit of a modern 'sweetness and light'.
There is a memorable scene in the movie Becket where a slightly maniacal Peter O'Toole as Henry II confides to Richard Burton as Becket his scheme to make him Archbishop of Canterbury and primate of England.
1220: Henry II laid the foundation stone for Westminster Abbey's Lady Chapel.
Scholastica, has been named Westwood after a 12th-century Benedictine monastery in Worcestershire, England, that flourished during the reign of Henry II.
And if the long reign of Henry II ended in rebellion in 1189, that was due at least as much to the treachery of his estranged wife and four unruly sons as to any weaknesses in Henry's governing.