Sentence Examples

  • It led, among other consequences, to an enormous misuse of bleeding.
  • Accidents from the misuse and careless handling of explosives are unfortunately too frequent in mines.
  • Inherited incapacity for the choice of good is the punishment for Adam's misuse of freedom.
  • The sheriffs were kept very tightly in hand, and under incessant supervision; once in 1170 nearly the whole body of them were dismissed for misuse of their office.
  • The supply of oil in this area was estimated at from 15,000,000,000 to 20,000,000,000 barrels; and the National Conservation Commission of 1908 expressed the opinion that in view of the rapid increase of production and the enormous loss through misuse the supply cannot be expected to last beyond the middle of this century.

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