Sentence Examples


  • Similarly an absent-minded man is said to be "abstracted," as paying no attention to the matter in hand.
  • Sometimes the qualities common to all the gods were abstracted, and the resultant notion spoiten of as the god.
  • Show that in all cases the heat abstracted exceeds by many times the heat expended.
  • The heat equivalent of the mechanical work performed on the piston is abstracted from the air, which is discharged at the temperature T 1.
  • It is compelled to accept its first principles on trust from the science in which it is employed; it cannot cope with the subtlety of nature; and it is radically vitiated by being founded on hastily and inaccurately abstracted notions of things.
 

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