Sentence Examples


  • For example, Stein ( 2002 ) compared the current state of bioinformatics to the warring Italian city-states of the middle ages.
  • Leaving aside such island city-states as Singapore and Hong Kong, we now equal Holland as the most densely populated country in the world.
  • Relatively isolated and impoverished communities turned themselves into rich self-governing city-states exercising power that was felt and feared over a wide area.
  • The Classic period Maya were organized into numerous small city-states, each with their own king.
  • The need for philosophy, he thought, began with the break-up of the harmony of the polis, the ancient Greek city-state.

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