Sentence Examples

  • Throughout Europe the 18th century was less an era of stagnation than of transition.
  • This consists in the admission of air for the purpose of preventing stagnation of the atmosphere and for the regulation of temperature.
  • Stagnation of water is inimical to the action of the roots, and does away with the advantageous processes of flowing and percolating currents.
  • Too much stability, however, finally changed into stagnation, and decay followed.
  • - In scientific matters the early middle ages were marked by stagnation and retrogression.