Sentence Examples

  • This regulation fell into abeyance after the 12th century, and such inscriptions are very rare.
  • It is more probably abeyance of external function during a periodic internal assimilatory phase.
  • Then the Sudan was abandoned and the railway remained in abeyance until 1905-1906, when the line was at length built.
  • Statutes were granted in 1476, but the order fell into abeyance at the extinction of the dynasty in 1609.
  • For some time thereafter the office was in abeyance, but under Arabic rule there was a considerable revival of its dignity.