Sentence Examples

  • Temperature, then, is the fundamental limit which nature opposes to the indefinite extension of any one species.
  • This doctrine or hypothesis he usually speaks of as "the ideal system" or "the theory of ideas"; and to it he opposes his own analysis of the act of perception.
  • Mill apparently is not content with the confusion between " law " and " agency " or " force," but opposes the one to the other.
  • This tendency can be resisted by giving a twist to the torsion head and so applying to the movable coil through the spring a restoring torque, which opposes the torque due to the dynamic action of the currents.
  • Laurence Gomme, in The Governance of London (1907), opposes the view that the city was for a time left deserted (a view which, it may be remarked, is a comparatively modern one, probably originating with Dr Guest).