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Stiles

(stīlz),
Walter S., English physicist, 1901-1985. See: Stiles-Crawford effect.
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I put down my muff on the stile, and went up to the tall steed; I endeavoured to catch the bridle, but it was a spirited thing, and would not let me come near its head; I made effort on effort, though in vain: meantime, I was mortally afraid of its trampling fore-feet.
When I came to the stile, I stopped a minute, looked round and listened, with an idea that a horse's hoofs might ring on the causeway again, and that a rider in a cloak, and a Gytrash-like Newfoundland dog, might be again apparent: I saw only the hedge and a pollard willow before me, rising up still and straight to meet the moonbeams; I heard only the faintest waft of wind roaming fitful among the trees round Thornfield, a mile distant; and when I glanced down in the direction of the murmur, my eye, traversing the hall-front, caught a light kindling in a window: it reminded me that I was late, and I hurried on.
Robin listened till the song ended in the distance, then he also crossed the stile into the road, but turned his toes away from where the Beggar had gone.
At last he came to where a little grass-grown path left the road and, passing through a stile and down a hill, led into a little dell and on across a rill in the valley and up the hill on the other side, till it reached a windmill that stood on the cap of the rise where the wind bent the trees in swaying motion.
Presently Jo said very soberly, as she sat down on the step of the stile, "Laurie, I want to tell you something."
Seeing a ray of hope in that last speech, Laurie threw himself down on the grass at her feet, leaned his arm on the lower step of the stile, and looked up at her with an expectant face.
And when the difficulties of the stile were at last surmounted, and they once more entered on the open field, old Wardle informed Mr.
This store in Lahore is 4th emporium of Stile in the country with a plan to open more emporiums by the end of this year in different cities.
This certification validates that Stile is manufacturing the highest international quality tiles which are at par in quality with that of top tile manufacturers from Italy and other European countries.
Our route dips down to a stile and then runs through a thicket along the bottom of woodland to reach another stile and metal barrier.
At the back, the badges are new and the Stile gets a tailgate mounted spoiler.
Cross stile into field and 4 follow right-hand field edge, climbing uphill to join a track.