Sentence Examples

  • The reconstructive work necessary after the ravages of the war was enormous.
  • Forest trees also suffer from their ravages, especially the conifers (Lophyrus pini).
  • During the Gothic wars, however, trade was confined to Portus, and the ravages of pirates led to its gradual abandonment.
  • The core is served with a thick coating of wet jute, yarn or hemp (h), forming a soft bed for the sheath, and, to secure immunity from the ravages of submarine boring animals, e.g.
  • (1605-1661), sided with the imperialists in the Thirty Years' War, during which Hesse-Darmstadt suffered very severely from the ravages of the Swedes.

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