Sentence Examples


  • The city is laid out with almost unbroken regularity and is compactly built - the streets running nearly with the cardinal points of the compass.
  • Identifying himself with the Christian circle from the 2nd century on, a man became a member of a society existing in all quarters of the empire, every part conscious of its oneness with the larger whole and all compactly organized to do the common work.
  • M.; it is well laid out and compactly built, and is under the supervision of a city-plan commission authorized in 1907.
  • The whole should be compactly arranged, so as to facilitate working, and to afford convenient access for the carting of the heavy materials.
  • Should be filled in compactly with hard, coarse materials, such as stones, brickbats, clinkers, burned clay, &c., on which should be laid 2 or 3 in.

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