Sentence Examples


  • Memory of the land in Arkansas streaked across her mind like a comet, leaving a trail of questions in its wake.
  • Yes, a comet slamming into the planet or some galactic cataclysm could wipe us all out.
  • This comet has given rise to a longer series of investigations than any other, owing to Encke's result that the orbit was becoming smaller, and the revolutions therefore accelerated, by some unknown cause, of which the most plausible was a resisting medium surrounding the sun.
  • Donati analysed the light of a small comet into three bright bands.
  • Crommelin of Greenwich, the latter having carried the comet back to 87 B.C. with certainty, and to 240 B.C. with fair probability.
 

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