Sentence Examples


  • Their dates had been modest, but was that by preference, or because he had limited funding?
  • The preference exhibited by yeast cells for sugar molecules is shared by mould fungi and soluble enzymes in their fermentative actions.
  • Commodore Chauncey showed a preference for relying on his long guns, and a disinclination to come to close quarters.
  • In Roman law, the judge gave the preference to the equitable rule.
  • From the real or fancied rapprochements between Cartesianism and Jansenism, it became for a while impolitic, if not dangerous, to avow too loudly a preference for Cartesian theories.

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