Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Lyell: Hutton, Cuvier, Lyell syndrome


References in periodicals archive ?
CMT and its parent company, Vedanta, have said this package will give Mt Lyell the best possible chance of reopening.
One of Stock's main objectives was to diagnose the condition of the Lyell, Yosemite's largest and most iconic glacier, which has lost so much ice that Stock suspects it has stopped moving altogether--which is to say, it may no longer be a glacier.
12) However, on a textual level the terms of opposition are set out in the work of both Lyell and Whewell.
geotiffs) sourced from 11 journals from the Geological Society of London's prestigious Lyell Collection.
Another Christmas art treasure in the Lyell home was a surprise gift from Tippy's mother about 25 years ago.
As Sir Nicholas Lyell, he was appointed Solicitor General by Margaret Thatcher in 1987 and served in the post until 1992.
Treatment of depression during pregnancy is critically important so that a woman can maintain her sense of well-being and take good care of herself, her fetus and, someday, her child," said Lyell.
Unable to do any more to help, Nikki returns to the Lyell Centre but she is not alone.
This series is included in the Lyell Collection: http://www.
In such a course, fledgling geology majors normally learn the names of such geological luminaries as Georges Cuvier, William Buckland, Adam Sedgwick, Roderick Murchison, Charles Lyell, and Louis Agassiz.
Meanwhile, Harry is faced with some uncomfortable revelations when an old family friend shows up at the Lyell Centre for the postmortem examination of her husband.
Virgin Atlantic has announced the appointment of Steve Griffiths as its new chief operating officer, replacing Lyell Strambi, who returned to Australia at the end of 2008.