Sentence Examples


  • It has the horizontal racking motion mentioned FIG.
  • In any,case it was a cruel blow to a man already broken by racking illness and domestic sorrows.
  • Phoc. 16), exercising during a crisis a disciplinary power extending to life and death over all the Athenians " in conformity with ancestral law," procuring the banishment of one, the racking of another, and the infliction of capital punishment on several of the citizens.
  • Racking consists merely in separating the bright wine from the deposit.
  • As a general rule, it is not possible by racking alone to obtain the wine in an absolutely bright condition.
 

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