Sentence Examples


  • The law is defective and unfair in its incidence, and it is not applicable to foreigners.
  • Accordingly" heresy is to be distinguished from defective stages of Christian knowledge.
  • The size of the boiler may be increased or diminished by the addition or subtraction of one or more sections; these, being simple in design, are easily fitted together, and should a section become defective it is a simple matter to insert a new one in its place.
  • Depretis and his colleague Genala, minister of public works, experienced great difficulty in securing parliamentary sanction for the conventions, not so much on account of their defective character, as from the opposition of local interests anxious tc extort new lines from the government.
  • Here, however, the buds are lateral, though produced from a budding may be defective upon one or other of the noto a b FIG.