Sentence Examples


  • The Eye is essentially reptilian, but in sharpness of vision, power and quickness of accommodation it surpasses that of the mammals.
  • Under the first set of conditions quickness and flexibility of service are relatively more important than under the second set.
  • On the other hand, where, as in America, the great volume of freight is raw material and crude food-stuffs, and the distances are great, a low charge per unit of transportation is more important than any consideration such as quickness of delivery; therefore full car-loads of freight are massed into enormous trains, which run unbroken for distances of perhaps 1000 m.
  • Spiders which spin no snare are dependent for capturing prey for the most part upon their quickness or powers of lying concealed.
  • Wesley's special power lay in his quickness to avail himself of circumstances and of the suggestions made by those about him.

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