Sentence Examples


  • In the same year, a general amnesty admitting of his return to America, he accepted the professorship of meteorology in the Virginia Military Institute, and settled at Lexington, Virginia, where he died on the 1st of February 1873.
  • Innes, " Meteorology in the Transvaal," Journ.
  • No polar expedition had been fitted out with greater care for the purpose of scientific research in meteorology, geology, glaciology and biology.
  • In 1859 he was appointed director of Kew Observatory, and there naturally became interested in problems of meteorology and terrestrial magnetism.
  • Lyons, The Physiography of the River Nile and its Basin (Cairo, 1906); Leigh Canney, The Meteorology of Egypt and its Influence on Disease (1897).