Sentence Examples


  • Kirchhoff's solution is obtained of a barrier placed obliquely in an infinite stream.
  • Zbtieir frontier obliquely from the Gulf of Akeba to Rakka (Raqqa) on Euphrates, and thus placed the Hamad in Arabia.
  • The south-east trade-wind blows obliquely across the Atlantic Ocean until it reaches Brazil.
  • All birds have, like most reptiles, a well-developed third lid or "nictitating membrane," which moves from the inner canthus obliquely upwards and backwards over the cornea.
  • Instead of supposing the light to fall vertically upon the surface it is often supposed to fall obliquely, generally at an angle of 45° from the upper left-hand corner.
 

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