Sentence Examples


  • Temperature, then, is the fundamental limit which nature opposes to the indefinite extension of any one species.
  • This doctrine or hypothesis he usually speaks of as "the ideal system" or "the theory of ideas"; and to it he opposes his own analysis of the act of perception.
  • Mill apparently is not content with the confusion between " law " and " agency " or " force," but opposes the one to the other.
  • This tendency can be resisted by giving a twist to the torsion head and so applying to the movable coil through the spring a restoring torque, which opposes the torque due to the dynamic action of the currents.
  • It thus stands in sharp contrast to the anthropology of Kant, which opposes human development conceived as the gradual manifestation of a growing faculty of rational free will to the operations of physical nature.