Sentence Examples


  • The admission of steam must be regulated with the greatest nicety, so as to maintain an equable temperature, 208° to 210° F., hot enough to act upon the albumen and yet not enough to cause ebullition or disturbance in the juice, and so prevent a proper separation of the cachazas.
  • In using these machines there is seldom any question of determining the weight to any great nicety, and rapid action is generally of high importance.
  • If each distributing flue is connected by means of a mixing valve with a cold-air flue, the warmth of the incoming air can be regulated nicely.
  • Dietaries are everywhere the same; they are calculated with great nicety according to the time of durance, and afford variety and ample nutrition without running into excess.
  • But cylinder presses are now made so truly turned, and geared to such nicety, that this idea no longer prevails.