Sentence Examples


  • ROTUMAH (Rotuma, Rotuam or Grenville), an island of the South Pacific Ocean, in 12° 30' S., 177° E., about 300 m.
  • This fell into the hands of the Northern Pacific railway, but was purchased by the promoters of the Canadian Northern railway.
  • He introduced the Thurman Bill, for which he was chiefly responsible, which became law in May 1878, and readjusted the government's relations with the bond-aided Pacific railways.
  • Iles Loyalty or Loyaute), a group in the South Pacific Ocean belonging to France, about 100 m.
  • The fleet is divided into the Mediterranean squadron, the Northern squadron, the Atlantic division, the Far Eastern division, the Pacific division, the Indian Ocean division, the Cochin China division.