Sentence Examples


  • He must have mortars, pots, filters, glasses and boxes clean and sweet.
  • The veinstuff is broken small either by hand or in rock-breakers, and stamped to fine powder in stamp mills, which are practically large mechanically-worked pestles and mortars, the stamp proper weighing from 500 to moo lb.
  • 2 Hand grenades and extemporized trench mortars were used on both sides with very great effect.
  • He compared the results of his theory with experimental determinations of the ranges of mortars and cannon, and gave practical maxims for the management of artillery.
  • Others, like Ford's silicate of limestone, are practically lime mortars of excellent quality, which can be carved and cut like a sandstone of fine quality.

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