Sentence Examples

  • There are remains of baths and a cistern of Roman date.
  • A very usual size of cistern forming a convenient unit is one that will hold 20 tons of char.
  • Just then the nurse came into the cistern-house bringing her little sister.
  • Pipes should also be laid having a connexion with all the various greenhouses and forcing-houses, each of which should be provided with a cistern for aerating the daily supplies.
  • Every installation is made up of a boiler or other water heater, a tank or cylinder to contain the water when heated, and a cistern of cold water, the supply from which to the system is regulated automatically by a ball valve.