Sentence Examples

  • If the cemetery is private or part of a church, the records may be under the purview of a caretaker or in the church records.
  • More serious cases come within the purview of the an-sat, a judicial auxiliary of the governor.
  • What happened was outside of Gabe's official purview.
  • The island is treated as an outlying territory; it has not been brought within the full purview of the Japanese constitution.
  • 4 Taking his labours as a whole, there cannot be a doubt that he enormously enlarged the purview of naturalists, and, even if limited to birds, that, on the completion of his work upon them in 1783, ornithology stood in a very different position from that which it had before occupied.