Sentence Examples


  • The product is then distilled from Stourbridge clay retorts, arranged in a galley furnace, previously heated to a red heat.
  • Ali Pasha was slain and his galley taken.
  • The galley was occupied by three hulking men at a table.
  • The most stirring episode in the history of the Peiraeus is the seizure of Munychia by Thrasybulus and the exiles from Phyle, and the consequent destruction of the "30 tyrants" in 404 B.C. The three chief arsenals of the Peiraeus were named Munychia, Zea and Cantharus, and they contained galley slips for 82, 196 and 94 slips respectively in the 4th century B.C.
  • After the defeat of the Spanish Armada, Don Pedro's galley was brought into Torbay; and William, prince of Orange, landed at Torbay on the 5th of November 1688.