Sentence Examples

  • Her eyes went to the fangs the size of paring knives.
  • Its growth is greatly stimulated by the ashes resulting from the practice of paring and burning.
  • The chief processes for the improvement of soils which may be discussed here are: liming, claying and marling, warping, paring and burning, and green manuring.
  • The paring and burning of land, although formerly practised as an ordinary means of improving the texture and fertility of arable fields, can now only be looked upon as a practice p to be adopted for the purpose of bringing rapidly into cultivation very foul leys or, land covered with a coarse turf.
  • To reduce such land to a fit state for the growth of arable crops is very difficult and slow without resort to paring and burning.

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