Sentence Examples


  • The temple and the curative establishment of the god were situated outside the city.
  • The antitoxic serum when injected enttinoxic previously to the toxin also confers immunity (passive) against it; when injected after the toxin it has within certain limits a curative action, though in this case its dose requires to be large.
  • Muswell Hill took name from a holy well, of high repute for curative powers, over which an oratory was erected early in the 12th century, attached to the priory of St John of Jerusalem in Clerkenwell.
  • In the vicinity of many of these mountain lakes thermal springs, with remarkable curative properties, are to be found.
  • This is still used for curative purposes, as it was in the days of Herod, but it is neglected and dirty.