That year he accompanied Wolsey on his important diplomatic mission to France, the splendour and magnificence of which are so graphically described by Cavendish.
The more important of their results are shown graphically in figs.
The voltmeter needle may then be made to record its variations graphically on a drum covered with paper and so to delineate the wave form of the current.
By means of lighted candles violently dashed to the ground and extinguished the faithful were graphically taught the meaning of the greater excommunication - though in a somewhat misleading way, for it is a fundamental principle of the canon law that disciplina est excommunicatio, non eradicatio.
In his Life on the Mississippi he has recorded graphically his experiences while "learning the river."