Sentence Examples

  • Formerly imported into Europe in small quantities under the name of "baume focot," being scraped off in the spring and put into shells.
  • This much enraged the duke, who took active steps against the citizens, and tried (1527) to carry off the bishop, Pierre de la Baume (1522-1544), who soon found it best to make his submission.
  • Baume, which has been extensively used in France, consists of a common hydrometer graduated in the following manner.
  • Cartier's hydrometer was very similar to that of Baume, Cartier having been employed by the latter to construct his instruments for the French revenue.