Sentence Examples


  • But I have just been at Leyden and Amsterdam to ask after Galileo's cosmical system as I imagined I had heard of its being printed last year in Italy.
  • It seemed as though, by some nameless, interior volition, he would fain have shocked into them the same fiery emotion accumulated within the Leyden jar of his own magnetic life.
  • Texel & Leyden cheese. 144,000 lbs. cheese (probably an inferior article). 550 ankers of Geneva. 10,800 barrels of beer.
  • In the first place, the amount of butter, and Texel and Leyden cheese consumed, seems amazing.
  • A third sphere contained a small charge of gunpowder which could be set off by a spark from an external leyden jar.

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