Sentence Examples


  • There we proceeded from the direct to the inverse operations.
  • In general theory the inverse rule seems to prevail.
  • There is therefore as yet no ground for regarding any deviation from the law of inverse square as more than a possibility.
  • Liberals were scandalized by his apparent identification of " right " with " might," implied in the demand for a strong government; and though he often declared the true interpretation to be that the right would ultimately become might, his desire for strong government seemed too often to sanction the inverse view.
  • Ii.) gave the first direct demonstration that no function of the distance except the inverse square can satisfy the condition that a uniform spherical shell exerts no force on a particle within it.