Sentence Examples


  • After the sweets have come away, cold water is passed through the char until no trace of lime or sulphate of lime is found in it; then a large manhole at the bottom of the cistern is opened, and the washed and spent char is removed.
  • The sea was smooth, the night dark with wind from N.W., but hardly had the ships left Dunkirk when the "Sappho" blew out a manhole joint in her boiler and had to put back.
  • Alas, tho he had opened a manhole with his robot, he had then descended into endless caverns with no apparent route out.
  • Entrance is up the gill on the right beneath a covered manhole.
  • Goring reported problems with blocked waste pipes to the Pavilion, which did not have the necessary manhole covers on them.

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