Sentence Examples

  • Frederick was resolved upon a rupture with Sweden at the first convenient opportunity.
  • The rupture had not yet been made evident between the Girondist party and that section still more extreme, that of the Mountain.
  • But the story of the duel, confirmed by Pierre's rupture with his wife, was the talk of society.
  • He was ambassador at Berlin in 1866 at the time of the rupture between Prussia and Austria, and after the Seven Weeks' War was charged with the negotiation of the preliminaries of peace at Nikolsburg.
  • The larvae produced by this remarkable method (paedogenesis) of virgin-reproduction are hatched within the parent larva, and in some cases escape by the rupture of its body.

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