Sentence Examples


  • Too fast, he felt the buffers' effect on his powers lessen, and magic exploded through him.
  • His skin was hot, working its way through her thin dress in a way that did nothing to lessen the warmth racing through her blood.
  • These adaptations tend to lessen the amount of transpiration by protecting the stomata from the movements of the air.
  • Bananas are grown particularly in the region about Nipe, Gibara and Baracoa, whence they are exported in large quantities, though there is a tendency to lessen their culture in these parts in favour of sugar.
  • These laws strictly defined the powers of the president; more clearly separated the executive departments, so as to lessen friction and jealousies; reformed the courts; reformed administrative routine; and increased the strength of the provinces at the expense of the municipalities.

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