Sentence Examples


  • He did not succeed in making the wire or the magnet revolve on its own axis.
  • The first great fact to be noticed is that the planets revolve around the sun in the same direction.
  • - Automatic Coal Weighing Machi revolve, and as it revolves it carries the large poise along the steel - yard.
  • This consists of a cast-iron pan having a shallow cylindrical bottom holding mercury, in which a wooden muller, nearly of the same shape as the inside of the pan, and armed below with several projecting blades, is made to revolve by gearing wheels.
  • But, as has been remarked by Dr Robert Grant (History of Physical Astronomy, p. 515), we are no more warranted in drawing so important a conclusion from casual remarks, however sagacious, than we should be justified in stating that Seneca was in possession of the discoveries of Newton because he predicted that comets would one day be found to revolve in periodic orbits.