Sentence Examples


  • Retrenchment in expenditure formed a major item in his programme, together with a prompt and thorough revision of taxation.
  • He was a member of the Old Testament Revision Company in 1874-1884; deputy professor of comparative philology in Oxford 1876-1890; Hibbert Lecturer 1887; Gifford Lecturer 1900-1902.
  • These young men are then examined by a revising body (Conseil de revision cantonal) composed of civil and military officials.
  • The Western bishops who remained confirmed the previous decisions of the Roman synod; and by its 3rd, 4th and 5th decrees relating to the rights of revision, the council of Sardica endeavoured to settle the procedure of ecclesiastical appeals.
  • Smend (revision of Hitzig) (1880) in Kurzgefasst.