Sentence Examples


  • The axis of this band, almost a meridian line, is 156 statute miles long.
  • It marks the first meridian of longitude in Hindu geography.
  • From the springs the journey was continued along the same meridian to the Fitzroy river.
  • Thus led to assume that the distance from the first meridian drawn through the Fortunate islands to Sera (mod.
  • This map of Eratosthenes, notwithstanding its many errors, such as the assumed connexion of the Caspian with a northern ocean and the supposition that Carthage, Sicily and Rome lay on the same meridian, enjoyed a high reputation in his day.
 

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