Sentence Examples


  • Conversely, if this condition be satisfied, an infinitesimal deformation is possible.
  • Many instances have been recorded where substitution has effected a deformation in one particular direction, the crystals of homologous compounds often exhibiting the same angles between faces situated in certain zones.
  • Evi-Jently, therefore, the Appalachians as we now see them are not the still surviving remnants of the mountains of late Palaeozoic deformation; they owe their present height chiefly to the Tertiary upwaroing and uoliftinr.
  • This epoch of great deformation and warping marks the transition from the Tertiary to the Quaternary.
  • It must be incapable of deformation without alteration of length in at least one of its bars.