Sentence Examples


  • Katie glanced up, the needle pausing in mid air.
  • A nurse walked in with a needle and after that she fell asleep again.
  • I feel more like a ship's sailor in a storm, with shredded sails with someone handing me a needle and thread.
  • The galvanometer being so adjusted that a current of definite strength through one of the coils gives a definite deflection of the needle, the amount of leakage expressed in terms of the insulation resistance of the wires is given by the formula.
  • The poles of a piece of magnetized steel may be at once distinguished if the two ends are successively presented to the compass; that end which attracts the south pole of the compass needle (and is therefore north) may be marked for easy identification.