Sentence Examples

  • Extinction may come about indirectly and even more surely.
  • Though now on the way to extinction, Cycadeae are still widely represented in the southern hemisphere by genera which, however, have no counterpart in the Mesozoic era.
  • Mass extinction, deforestation, dead zones in oceans, and on and on and on.
  • It passed in 1559 to Duke John the Younger, founder of the line of Holstein-Sonderburg, on the extinction of which, in 1761, it fell to Denmark, and in 1867, with Schleswig-Holstein, to Prussia.
  • The vitality of the prose literature was not much greater though its complete extinction was from the nature of the case impossible.