Sentence Examples


  • The largest vessels have ready entrance to the harbour - which has a periphery of 15 m.
  • Similarly the giant cells are produced at their periphery into a number of branching processes which bear similar end-organs on their surface and in some cases terminate in them.
  • PULLEY, a wheel, either fixed to a turning axle or carried freely on a stationary one, the periphery of which is adapted to receive some form of wrapping connector.
  • Such a plasmodium bears, on its periphery, groups of rounded projections of protoplasm termed end-organs.
  • Since each letter is represented by a specific combination of positive and negative currents, it is possible, by means of the combinations, to close a local circuit at any given interval, and so cause the paper to be pressed against the periphery of the type-wheel at the time when the letter required is opposite.
 

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