Atmo At”mo, n.
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n. (context physics dated English) The standard atmospheric pressure used in certain physical measurements and calculations; conventionally, that pressure under which the barometer stands at 760 millimeters, at a temperature of 0° Centigrade, at the level of the sea, and in the latitude of Paris.
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Center in Providence, in concave recesses along the Pizzitola tunnels between special entrance and Visitors” locker room, even in a specially enlarged and sensually-appointed locker next to the power forward”s locker in the VLR, all prepared like the Brown cheerleaders and Pep Squad, who”ve been induced to do the game pantyless, electrolysized and splits-prone to help lend a pyrotechnic glandular atmosphere to the power forward”s whole playing-environment prepared to make the penultimate sacrifice for squad, school, and influential members of the Brown Alumni Bruins Boosters Assoc.
He considered getting up to check the color of the bong he”d be using but decided that obsessive checking and convulsive movements could compromise the atmosphere of casual calm he needed to maintain while he waited, protruding but not moving, for the woman he”d met at a design session for his agency”s small campaign for her small theater company”s new Wedekind festival, while he waited for this woman, with whom he”d had intercourse twice, to honor her casual promise.
The dreaded red UGC beanie has been donned by an Eschaton game-master only once before, and that was over three years ago, when human input-error on EndStat tallies of aggregate SUFDDIR during a three-way SACPOP free-for-all yielded an apparent ignition of the earth”s atmosphere.
Everything in there loosened by a great oral rot that the nightmare”s Teddy Schacht wouldn”t even look at, saying he was late for his next appointment, everyone Hal saw seeing Hal”s crumbling teeth and looking at their watch and making vague excuses, a general atmosphere of the splintering teeth being a symptom of something way more dire and distasteful that no one wanted to confront him about.
The atmosphere of the meeting rooms had been like a poker game in hell, had been his impression.
The intercourse scene is done under bright lamps, without any sort of soft focus or light-jazz background score to lighten the atmosphere of clinical detachment.
Before Boston Groups” regular speaker meetings there are often closed, half-hour Beginners” Discussion Meetings, where newcomers can share their cluelessness, weakness, and despair in a warm supportive private atmosphere.
Mere moments later, when everything had been finished he brought the ship down gently through the atmosphere.
IG-88B cruised away through the atmosphere, leaving the other three assassin droids to continue their plans for overthrowing the galaxy.
Zuckuss was a Gand, some kind of organic creature who did not breathe the same atmo-sphere these humans did, and thus wore a rebreather mask with tubes and gas jets directed into his lungs.
Despite its aerodynamic shape, the IG-2000 created a ripple of sonic booms as it screamed through Bespin”s atmosphere, distorting the cloud tops.
The atmosphere was like a thin fingernail of blue, a tiny breathable skin covering the sphere of desert.
IG-88″s ship cruised low, its hull warm from friction with the scant upper atmosphere.
The atmo-sphere of Tatooine clawed against his shields as he streaked lower, picking up inevitable speed.
But suddenly, in a remarkable move, Boba Fett acti-vated his inertial damping system, slamming his de-scent to a halt in the atmosphere of Tatooine.