Sentence Examples


  • It was purchased for the nation in 1892.
  • This would be the case in a besieged city or a nation using the food supply to keep its citizenry in check.
  • Says that in future no scutage or aid, beyond the three recognized feudal aids, shall be levied except by the consent of the general council of the nation (commune concilium regni nostri), while the three recognized aids shall only be levied at a reasonable rate.
  • Green says "The rights which the barons claimed for themselves they claimed for the nation at large."
  • When few people own land and most people live in cities, it is quite common to have high degrees of hunger in a nation that is exporting food.