Sentence Examples

  • As for the four-legged ones, they're actually feral hogs – descendents of early livestock that went wild.
  • The estimates for 1908 showed that the revenue was derived as follows: Direct taxes on land, houses, mines, industry and commerce, livestock, registration acts, titles of nobility, mortgages and salaries paid by the state, 18,oao,8oo; indirect taxes, including customs, excise, tolls and bridge and ferry dues, 14,748,000; tobacco monopoly, lottery, mint, national property, balance from public treasury, &c., 8,858,400; total 41,627,200.
  • The city is a shipping point for a rich grain, cotton, livestock and lumber region.
  • There is a considerable trade in livestock, preserved meat, petroleum and cereals.
  • During the 19th century the percentage under wheat showed a general tendency to increase; that under oats increased much in the later decades as livestock farming became common, rye maintained a steady proportion, but barley, formerly the principal grain-crop, decreased greatly.

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