Sentence Examples


  • Pop. including a large rural district and several villages (1890), 31,498; (1908, estimate), 33,000.
  • In 1905 the institute took up the work of rural school extension.
  • Howie spotted Cummings picking up Jennie Lohr as she hitchhiked to town from her rural Kansas farm.
  • The nobles from this time forward retired into the country and the mountains, fortified themselves in strong places outside the cities, and gave their best attention to fostering the rural population.
  • Subdivisions may be, and often are, named according to the particular duties to which they are assigned, as la police politique, police des mceurs, police sanitaire, &c. The officers of the judicial police comprise the juge de paix (equivalent to the English police magistrate), the maire, the commissaire de police, the gendarmerie and, in rural districts, the gardes champtres and the gardes forestiers.