Sentence Examples


  • At a station more than 13 kilometres away a sort of big ear-trumpet, closed by a membrane, was placed with the membrane under water, the tube rising above the surface.
  • Kilometres, or three-fifths of the whole.
  • Campbell from the radial motions of 280 stars found the velocity to be 20 kilometres per second with a probable error of 12 km.
  • A convention of the 16th of May 1908 settled the Abyssinian-Eritrean frontier in the Afar country, the boundary being fixed at 60 kilometres from the coast.
  • At the two ends of Cajon Pass, only four or five kilometres apart, are the two utterly distinct floras of the Mohave desert and the San Bernardino valley.