Sentence Examples


  • The rotation of the earth thus fixes the directions of north and south and defines those of east and west.
  • Such rotation can obviously be controlled within limits that need not be further considered.
  • The cups are placed symmetrically on the end of the arms, and it is easy to see that the wind always has the hollow of one cup presented to it; the back of the cup on the opposite end of the cross also faces the wind, but the pressure on it is naturally less, and hence a continual rotation is produced; each cup in turn as it comes round providing the necessary force.
  • Already anxieties appear as to the theological verdict upon two of his fundamental views - the infinitude of the universe, and the earth's rotation round the sun.
  • Under hay are included the produce of clover, sainfoin and rotation grasses, and also that of permanent meadow.