Sentence Examples


  • The question has also been raised whether the action of gravitation is absolutely instantaneous.
  • The question whether this cause modifies gravitation admits of an easy test from observation.
  • The meteors, whatever their dimensions, must have motions around the sun in obedience to the law of gravitation in the same manner as planets and comets - that is, in conic sections of which the sun is always at one focus.
  • The Karawanken railway, a direct connexion with Bohemia and the northern industrial provinces of Austria, is calculated to counteract the gravitation of traffic towards the German ports; while the Tauern railway constitutes the shortest route to the interior of Austria and to the south of Germany.
  • A good deal of this is transported by gravitation from Baku to Batum on the Black Sea by means of a pipe laid overland.