Sentence Examples


  • The plot of land extends on an axis from north-west to south-east over some 36,000 acres.
  • The purpose of his paper was to show that there is no problem if the axis is moved to the left.
  • Elements of the graph are shown from an axis through 0 and at right angles to OX.
  • The movable coil of the wattmeter is normally suspended so that its axis is at right angles to that of the fixed coil, and is constrained by the torsion of a spiral spring.
  • According to the story, the Pentagon held meetings with the world's leading scientists and concluded that once the magnetic pole aligned with the true North, it would continue moving to the equator, causing the earth to shift upon its axis.