Sentence Examples

  • The disadvantage is that the thermo-electric force is very small, about ten-millionths of a volt per degree, so that a small accidental disturbance may produce a serious error with a difference of temperature of only 1° between the junctions.
  • Calculated as if the density were the same as in a normal state, the thickness of the film is found to be about two millionths of a millimetre.