Sentence Examples

  • It had finally stopped raining, but the water had not receded yet.
  • As a consequence, a comparatively slow and very limited movement at the root confers great range and immense speed at the tip, the speed of each portion of the wing increasing as the root of the wing is receded from.
  • As a consequence, the extent of land devoted to wheat in the British Isles receded in 1895 to less than i 2 million acres.
  • As the waters of the lake gradually receded, the rivers reached it by pushing their channels eastward through what was once its bed.
  • Now, Aristotle's divergence from Socrates had not led him so far as to deny this; while for the Stoics who had receded to the original Socratic position, the difficulty was still more patent.

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