Sentence Examples


  • This method has the advantage of distinctness, and so is writer less trying to the eyes of the operators.
  • The distinctness of the dragon-flies from other insects included in Linnaeus's Neuroptera was long ago recognized by J.
  • The second and third species so closely resemble each other, except in size, that their distinctness was for many years unperceived, and in consequence their nomenclature is an almost bewildering puzzle.
  • The style is wearisome and prolix, attaining to precision at the expense of circumlocution, and setting forth the smallest particulars with the same distinctness as the main features of the narrative.
  • Two features stand out with special distinctness: the ex- Circula- change of water between the Red Sea and the Indian tion.