Sentence Examples


  • This elementary conception is of the figure as already existing, rather than of its method of description; the test of circularity being the possibility of rotation within a surrounding figure so as to keep the two boundaries always completely in contact.
  • As a matter of fact, no grass-plot is truly circular; and it might be found that if the breadth in various directions were measured more accurately the want of circularity would reveal itself.
  • The plane of the joint orbit, in which no deviation from circularity has yet been detected, nearly coincides with the line of sight.