Sentence Examples


  • Trans., 1849) on the basis of the elastic solid theory.
  • The threads used in making elastic webbing are usually cut from spread sheets.
  • To him whose elastic and vigorous thought keeps pace with the sun, the day is a perpetual morning.
  • If the viscous variety be rapidly cooled, or the more highly heated mass be poured into water, an elastic substance is obtained, termed plastic sulphur.
  • A peculiar variety of the last named, called "Blue John," is found only near Castleton; at the same place occurs the remarkable elastic bitumen, "elaterite."