Gabriel Cramer, in a note to his Analyse des lignes courbes algebriques (1750), gave the rule which establishes the sign of a product as plus or minus according as the number of displacements from the typical form has been even or odd.
His name's on the sign so it looks like we're a big-ass razzle-dazzle firm just like in Philly.
He fancied that this trembling was the sign set on the worst reprobates, the sign which God had put on Cain.
She wanted to burn or shred the sign of her impending demise.
The revolution was but temporary, and was rather a symptom of democratic tendencies in the state than the sign of any capacity for government on the part of the working classes.
But Supposing The Instant Of The Sun'S Entering Into The Sign Libra To Be Very Near Midnight, The Small Errors Of The Solar Tables Might Render It Doubtful To Which Day The Equinox Really Belonged; And It Would Be In Vain To Have Recourse To Observation To Obviate The Difficulty.
The charges thus deposited on the glass disk are carried round so that the upper half is electrified negatively on both sides and the lower half positively on both sides, the sign of the electrification being reversed as the disk passes between the combs and the armature by discharges issuing from them respectively.
Both Libra and the sign it eventually superseded thus owned a Chaldaean birthplace.
This very cheapening of many commodities in 1913, side by side with which went also a cheapening of many manufactured articles, was indicated as the sign of a decline in the power of consumption of the population.
Ah, only makes a sign to the sign and bows himself; there is a sun on the coin--fire worshipper, depend upon it.