Sentence Examples


  • The harpoon for fishing was at first of bone (75), and was imitated in copper (76, 77) from S.D.
  • Sharks are caught in enormous numbers with hook and harpoon; the flesh is considered by some to have aphrodisiacal properties; the dried fins and tails are exported to China; the oil is used for smearing boats.
  • It is taken with the harpoon and its oil is one of the commercial products of the Amazon valley.
  • - The AI Harpoon Ship Log.
  • Some nomes having a common badge but distinguished as nearer or further, i.e northern or southern, have simply been split, as they are contiguous: in one case, however, corresponding eastern and western Harpoon nomes are widely separated on opposite sides of the Delta.