Sentence Examples


  • The Greater Doxology, in a form approximating to that of the English prayer-book, is given in the A postolical Constitutions (vii.
  • Thus the productive power of England was unrivalled, and her manufactures and business men, under a regime rapidly approximating to complete freedom of trade, could reap the full advantages to be derived from the possession of great national resources and production by machinery.
  • This high-lying tract was crossed by the Roman Watling Street from Kent, on a line approximating to that of the modern Shooter's Hill; and was a rallying ground of Wat Tyler (1381), of Jack Cade (14501, and of Audley, leader of the Cornish rebels, defeated and captured here by the troops of Henry VII.
  • The polygons adopted were of 20 or more sides approximating to a circular form.
  • When this is done we have a syntonic system which is not easily affected by electric waves of other than the right period or approximating thereto.