Sentence Examples


  • From this animal women separate and reel off the cocoons and afterwards spin them.
  • The log-line, after being well soaked, stretched and marked with knots, is wound uniformly on the log-reel, to which its inner end is securely fastened.
  • To ascertain the ship's speed by the common log four articles are necessary - a log-ship or log-chip, log-reel, log-line and log-glass.
  • They are made to print upon a single reel, or upon two, four, six or even eight reels, in both single or double widths, i.e.
  • When presses are made in double width a two-reel machine is known as a quadruple, a three-reel as a sextuple, and a four-reel as an octuple machine.