Sentence Examples


  • The rest of the house was warm enough that the pipes wouldn't freeze.
  • Some people dug trenches while others placed pipes in the trenches and covered them again with dirt.
  • Discharge-pipes arranged in parallel lines.
  • From the brain these spirits are conveyed through the body by means of the nerves, regarded by Descartes as tubular vessels, resembling the pipes conveying the water of a spring to act upon the mechanical appliances in an artificial fountain.
  • But a positive identity of pitch cannot be claimed for any period of time, and certainly not for the early organs; the foot-rule of the organ-builder, which had to do with the lengths of the pipes, and which varied in every country and province, could easily cause a difference of a semitone.