Sentence Examples

  • The surplus for the year amounted to 65,000,000 lire.
  • In the lean years, harvests are small and farmers sometimes don't even produce enough to have surplus to sell.
  • Surplus plants and cuttings are generally distributed without charge to educational or charitable institutions, and to the poor.
  • Markets are established in the city where peasants can bring their surplus supplies and the products of the soil.
  • At the same time improvements in agriculture and the opening up of new countries have enabled the modern community to gain its food and raw material with a less expenditure of labour force, and the surplus agricultural population has gone to the city.

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