Other articles related to "heavy":
... The pollution of the Aller by heavy metals has resulted from centuries of mining in the Harz mountains ... Harz rivers, such as the Aller tributary of the Oker, picked up heavy metals from the mines and their spoil heaps ... In 1999 investigations were carried out into the heavy metal content of the suspended material in the Aller near Verden ...
... The 509th Heavy Panzer Battalion (abbreviated s.Pz.Abt. 509) was a German heavy panzer abteilung equipped with Tiger I and later Tiger II Königstiger tanks ... As with other German heavy tank battalions, it was never assigned to a single corps but shuffled around as needed ...
... The T-35 served with the 5th Separate Heavy Tank Brigade in Moscow, primarily for parade duties, from 1935 until 1940 ... whether to withdraw the T-35s from frontline service, with the option to either convert them to heavy self-propelled artillery, or to assign them to the various military academies ... In fact, two other prototypes of multi-turreted heavy tanks had been sent to the front for testing T-100 and SMK ...
... Heavy (aviation), a term used by pilots and air-traffic controllers A type of strength of Scottish beer A class in Team Fortress, and Team Fortress 2 Heavy infantry Heavy cavalry Heavy artillery Heavy metal (chemistr ...
... The heavy cruiser was a type of cruiser, a naval warship designed for long range and high speed, armed generally with naval guns of roughly 203mm calibre (8 inches in caliber) and ... While the general mission of the heavy cruiser to act as a fast scout for a battle fleet and protect and hunt down commerce was largely unchanged from the days of sail, its design ... The heavy cruiser can be seen as a lineage of ship design from 1915 until 1945, although the term 'heavy cruiser' only came into formal use in 1930 ...
Famous quotes containing the word heavy:
“We find that the child who does not yet have language at his command, the child under two and a half, will be able to cooperate with our education if we go easy on the blocking techniques, the outright prohibitions, the nos and go heavy on substitution techniques, that is, the redirection or certain impulses and the offering of substitute satisfactions.”
—Selma H. Fraiberg (20th century)
“Two heavy trestles, and a board
Where Satos gift, a changeless sword,
By pen and paper lies,
That it may moralise
My days out of their aimlessness.”
—William Butler Yeats (18651939)
“The great end of life is not knowledge, but action. What men need is as much knowledge as they can assimilate and organize into a basis for action; give them more and it may become injurious. One knows people who are as heavy and stupid from undigested learning as other are from over-fulness of meat and drink.”
—Thomas Henry Huxley (182595)