Sentence Examples


  • The fibre is fine and silky, of about an inch in length.
  • The fibre has increased in length from about z4 to 22 in., and the plants have at the same time been increased in productiveness.
  • M, muscular-fibre processes.
  • Flax covers about 160,000 acres, with a product, in fibre, amounting to about 20,000 tons.
  • Numerically insufficient to reject such measures, and lacking the fibre and the cohesion necessary for the pursuance of a far-sighted policy, the Right thought prudent not to employ its strength in uncompromising opposition, but rather, by supporting the government, to endeavour to modify Radical legislation in a Conservative sense.