Sentence Examples


  • The proceedings against him were revived, a committee of privileges deciding on the 19th of March 1679 that the dissolution of parliament was no abatement of an impeachment.
  • After James's accession Danby was discharged from his bail by the Lords on the 19th of May 1685, and the order declaring a dissolution of parliament to be no abatement of an impeachment was reversed.
  • And this will go on as long as we have the free enterprise system, where markets reward those who devise solutions for, say, pollution abatement or alternative energy creation.
  • And they are coated with a substance that gives off an inert gas if they are exposed to fire, so they are effectively a fire abatement system.
  • But much abatement is necessary with respect to the incredible bulk he assigns it.

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