Sentence Examples


  • These numbers constitute an arithmetical progression of the rth order.
  • " Now for the interpolation of the rest, I considered that the denominators I, 3, 5, &c., were in arithmetical progression; and that therefore only the numerical coefficients of the numerators were to be investigated.
  • Every "line" of its build is designed and eminently adapted for rapid progression through the water; the muscles massed along the vertebral column are enormously developed, especially on the back and the sides of the tail, and impart to the body a certain rigidity which interferes with abruptly sideward motions of the fish.
  • Here the ordinary processes of nature and progression of the seasons were symbolized under the figure of the death and resuscitation of the god.
  • The formula of Dalton would make the pressure increase in geometrical progression for equal increments of temperature.