Sentence Examples


  • A copy, qua copy, can never be the equal of the exemplar, and it may be much its inferior.
  • If the world exists purely to be known, and if every other working of reason comes into consideration qua incomplete knowledge, Hegel is right with his sweeping intellectualism.
  • The conferences were opened at the close of July in the camp of the grand vizier, who was pressing Belgrade hard and demanded the surrender of the city as a sine qua non.
  • The improvement of the telescope was justly regarded as a sine qua non for the advancement of astronomical knowledge.
  • An Italian contc may or may not be a gentleman; he has long ceased, qua count, to have any social prestige, and his rank is not recognized by the Italian government.
 

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