Sentence Examples


  • He sat rather sideways in the armchair next to the countess, arranging with his right hand the cleanest of gloves that fitted his left hand like a skin, and he spoke with a particularly refined compression of his lips about the amusements of the highest Petersburg society, recalling with mild irony old times in Moscow and Moscow acquaintances.
  • Care should also be taken when removing compression hosiery and adhesive dressings, so as not to damage the skin.
  • Our picture shows (above) students exploring the adiabatic compression of gases and (alongside) oscillations in electronic circuits.
  • We first evaluate a number of compression algorithms for use in the driver.
  • The compression which formed the anticline will have been accompanied by flexural slip which would have " planed off " any bottom structures.

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