Sentence Examples


  • Likewise attempted amelioration in the towns, where the state of affairs was even worse than in the country.
  • Any amelioration of the existing anarchy must be extra-parliamentary and proceed from the throne.
  • He encouraged the study of Sanskrit, and furthered schemes for the enlightenment and amelioration of the Hindus.
  • It would be fully as true to facts to describe this religion as a vast scheme for the amelioration of the condition of humanity.
  • Naturalists who deal specially with museum collections have been compelled, it is true, for other reasons to attach an increasing importance to what is called the type specimen, but they find that this insistence on the individual, although invaluable from the point of view of recording species, is unsatisfactory from the point of view of scientific zoology; and propositions for the amelioration of this condition of affairs range from a refusal of Linnaean nomenclature in such cases, to the institution of a division between master species for such species as have been properly revised by the comparative morphologist, and provisional species for such species as have been provisionally registered by those working at collections.