Sentence Examples


  • This consists in the admission of air for the purpose of preventing stagnation of the atmosphere and for the regulation of temperature.
  • A serious insurrection broke out in 1764, but was speedily suppressed; and a few similar incidents are the only evidence of the Turkish oppression of the Christian population of the island, and the consequent stagnation of its trade.
  • And this stagnation of the administration was accompanied, as might have been expected, by economic stagnation.
  • Stagnation of water is inimical to the action of the roots, and does away with the advantageous processes of flowing and percolating currents.
  • Its dimensions should be capable of carrying off the whole water used so quickly as to prevent the least stagnation, and discharge it into the river.
 

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