There was a piecemeal taking back of what had been given.
They were not assailed by a great religious movement, but destroyed piecemeal by the revolt of tribes and districts.
Accurate statistics with regard to the area occupied in different forms of cultivation are difficult to obtain, both on account of their varied and piecemeal character and from the lack of a complete cadastral survey.
As the coalition lacked the necessary majority, it was reduced to gathering support piecemeal among the more neutral groups: and for this task Pa g e, who became Premier in Jan.
Contrary to all the rules of war then in vogue, he fought a piecemeal and unpremeditated battle, with.