Sentence Examples


  • Harris, Insects injurious to Vegetation (Boston, U.S., 2nd ed., 1852); C. L.
  • Bourne (24), the poison exuded by the sting has no injurious effect on another scorpion nor on the scorpion itself.
  • In return for these privileges the lord was liable to forfeit his rights if he neglected to protect and defend the tenant or did anything injurious to the feudal relation.
  • The native methods in vogue in Brazil and Mexico are primitive and often injurious to the tree.
  • It soon became evident, however, that the Porte was endeavouring to obstruct the execution of the new reforms. Several months passed without any step being taken towards this realization; difficulties were raised with regard to the composition of the international commissions charged with the reorganization of the gendarmery and judicial system; intrigues were set on foot against the Christian governorgeneral; and the presence of a special imperial commissioner, who had no place under the constitution, proved so injurious to the restoration of tranquillity that the powers demanded his immediate recall.