Sentence Examples

  • In the severest forms of tic doloureux complete relief has followed the extirpation of the Gasserian ganglion.
  • Sindhia was overawed and forced to sign the treaty of Gwalior, consenting to aid in the extirpation of the Pindaris, whom he had hitherto protected.
  • In 1692 he signed an order for the "extirpation" of the Macdonalds, a small clan in the vale of Glencoe.
  • John Adams declared his abhorrence of the practice of slaveholding, and said that " every measure of prudence ought to be assumed for the eventual total extirpation of slavery from the United States."

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