Sentence Examples

  • Though these institutions borrowed high-sounding titles from antiquity, they wen in reality imitations of the Lombard civic system.
  • Its importance is vouched for by the many remains of antiquity which it possesses, of which the most famous is the triumphal arch erected in honour of Trajan by the senate and people of Rome in A.D.
  • Now blood was everywhere in antiquity associated with life, and the biblical passage, Genesis ix.
  • For an account of flagellation in antiquity see S.
  • The leech has been used in medicine from remote antiquity as a moderate blood-letter; and it is still so used, though more rarely than formerly.

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