Sentence Examples


  • These ores were worked by the ancients, but so inefficiently that their spoilheaps can be smelted again with profit.
  • He rebuilt the temple of Assur at Nineveh, and a palace for himself now covered by the Nebi-Yunus mound and so inefficiently explored.
  • In the intermittent system the waste heat can, it is true, be utilized either for raising steam (but inefficiently and inconveniently, because of the intermittency), or by a regenerative method like the Siemens, Fig.
  • In 1654, observing that the admeasurement and division of the lands forfeited in 1641 and granted to the soldiers had been "most inefficiently and absurdly managed," he entered into a contract to execute a fresh survey, which he completed in thirteen months.'
  • We apply inefficient agricultural techniques to grow and harvest them, and then we inefficiently distribute them.

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