Sentence Examples


  • Compressed air is now driven down the 1-in.
  • Her eyes were dry and glistening, her lips compressed, her cheeks sunken.
  • 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 compressed, pointed; and the molars with quadrate tuberculated crowns.
  • When compressed it is also used largely as a refrigerating agent, and in virtue of its property of neither burning nor supporting combustion it is also used as a fire extinctor.