Sentence Examples


  • The plates are compressed from before backwards, the anterior and posterior surfaces (as seen in the worn grinding face of the tooth) being nearly parallel.
  • Cousin dedicated to him the fourth volume of his translation of Plato, and the long dedication is a compressed biography.
  • The cylinder contains towards n a sliding rod, and towards 0 a compressed spiral spring.
  • Fleas are wingless insects, with a laterally compressed body, small and indistinctly separated head, and short thick antennae situated in cavities somewhat behind and above the simple eyes, which are always minute and sometimes absent.
  • Premolars with compressed crowns, increasing in size from before backwards.

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