Sentence Examples

  • Very valuable work in devising forms of antennae for directive radio-telegraphy has been done by MM.
  • But little time was lost by the elder Gibbon in the formation of a new plan of education for his son, and in devising some method which if possible might effect the cure of his "spiritual malady."
  • The necessity of devising compromises with men who had formerly been his tools fretted him both in mind and body.
  • Priestley displayed much ingenuity in devising apparatus suited to his requirements and in carrying out and varying his experiments; it was in the interpretation of results that he was deficient.
  • He was, however, an able and conscientious experimenter, and was very fertile and ingenious in devising physical apparatus.

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