Sentence Examples

  • It reverted to Hanover after the battle of Leipzig in 1813, and in 1816 was ceded to Prussia, the greater part of it being at once transferred by her to Denmark in exchange for Swedish Pomerania.
  • By the treaty of Paris in 1763 Florida was ceded to England in return for Havana.
  • In 1548 it was ceded by them to Cosimo I.
  • So was Genoa, which in 1755, after Paolis insurrection against the misgovernment of the republic, ceded her old domain of Corsica to France.
  • Of Spain, and retained until 1709, when it was ceded to Naples.

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