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Nicols

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Nicols is a fictional character from the 1971 film In the Name of the Father.

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Nicols is a family name.

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Google previewThe Story of Leicester Square (1892)

by John Hollingshead

Nicols is a well-known London character, and Londoners owe him a debt of gratitude for the way in...

Google previewStereoscopic Photography (2013)

by Arthur W. Judge

Between the crossed Nicols is a plate of selenite, the planes of which are shown by cross lines. The ray from first Nicol has its plane resolved into two by the selenite, and these two are again resolved by the second Nicol. Owing to the unequal ...

Google previewUnited States Geological Survey Professional Paper (1969)

Internal reflection from the sphalerite in polished section under crossed nicols is a very dark red brown as a result of high iron content.

Google previewAwakened Bellydwellers (2008)

by Bobbie Barton

You say the boy is Bart Nicols. Comes from good stock. Clarence Nicols is a particularly close ...

Google previewGeological Survey Professional Paper (1969)

Internal reflection from the sphalerite in polished section under crossed nicols is a very dark red brown as a result of high iron content.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia americana (1904)

a general dictionary of the arts and sciences, literature, history, biography, geography, etc., of the world; editor-in-chief, Frederick Converse Beach ... managing editor, Forrest Morgan ... assistant editors, Nathan Haskell Dole ... Edward Thomas Roe ... Thomas Campbell Copeland ... by Frederick Converse Beach, Forrest Morgan, George Edwin Rines, Nathan Haskell Dole, E. T. Roe, Thomas Campbell Copeland

Between crossed nicols it exhibits a peculiar cross-hatching, due to multiple twinning according to both the pericline and albite laws, and is thus usually easily distinguished under the microscope. It stands at the head of the true plagioclase ...

Google previewNelson's Encyclopaedia (1907)

Everybody's Book of Reference ...

If either is now rotated, light will begin to appear, and will reach a maximum when the Nicols are relatively a right angle from the “crossed ' position. The first Nicol is called the polarizer, and the second the analyzer, because by it the polarized ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information

and not polarized light is desired, both prisms may be withdrawn from the axis of the instrument; if the polarizer only is inserted the light transmitted is plane polarized; with both, prisms in position the slide is viewed between “crossed nicols.

Google previewSupplement to Allibone's Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors (1878)

by Samuel Austin Allibone

Nicols, Daniel. Assize Serm., Lon., 1681, 4to. Nicols, John. See Nichols.

Google previewa critical dictionary of english literature and british and american authors (1876)

by s. austin allibone

Nicols , Danl. Nyberg, T. L. Ollivant, Alfred Oxlee, John Nicols, John Nve, John Ollyffe, John Oxley, Thos. Nicols, Phil. Nye, Phil. Olmstead, Jas. M. Ozell, John Nico'son, ...

Google previewA Critical Dictionary of English Literature, and British and American Authors, Living and Deceased, from the Earliest Accounts to the Middle of the Nineteenth Century (1870)

Containing Thirty Thousand Biographies and Literary Notices, with Forty Indexes of Subjects by Samuel Austin Allibone

Nicols, John. See NICHOLS. Nicols, John, D.D., Preb. of Ely ...

Google previewA Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors, Living and Deceased, from the Earliest Account to the Latter Half of the Nineteenth Century (1882)

Containing Over Forty-six Thousand Articles (authors), with Forty Indexes of Subjects by Samuel Austin Allibone

Nicols, Daniel. Assize Serm., Lon., 1681, 4to. Nicols, John. See Nichols.

Google previewNelson's Perpetual Loose-leaf Encyclopaedia (1909)

An International Work of Reference by John Huston Finley

and will reach a maximum when the Nicols are relatively a right angle from the 'crosscd' position. The first Nicol is called the polarizer. and the second the analyzer. because by it the polarized ...

Google previewDictionary of Geological Terms (1984)

by Robert Latimer Bates, Julia A. Jackson

extinction direction One of the two positions at which a section of a birefringent crystal shows extinction between crossed nicols. extraordinary ray (ex-tra-or'-dinar-y) In a ...

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