Sentence Examples


  • A week ago she might have pondered the longevity of their marriage.
  • Rapidity of growth and longevity vary greatly according to circumstances and to the species.
  • "Pussi," the gorilla of the Breslau Zoological Gardens, holds a record for longevity, with over seven years of menagerie life.
  • Viability, by which are meant fecundity, longevity and vigour, was low in average.
  • Animals vary very greatly in viability (see Longevity), and practical experience has shown that certain species bear captivity well, whilst others for reasons that appear to be psychological as well as physical quickly succumb.

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