Sentence Examples


  • My wife, Marie is a nurse, able to obtain blood.
  • Dean explained Cynthia Byrne's request for as much detail as possible in his report to help her obtain a death certificate.
  • Obtain something from someone along with instructions on how to use it.
  • One of the results of these investigations was to extend the meaning of the word mechanism, and comprise under it all laws which obtain in the phenomenal world, not excepting the phenomena of life and mind.
  • It is hunted chiefly for the sake of the ivory of its immense tusks, of which it yields the principal source of supply to the European market, and the desire to obtain which is rapidly leading to the extermination of the species.

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