Sentence Examples


  • The most elementary stage is arithmetical mensuration, which comprises the measurement of the areas of rectangles and parallelepipeds.
  • From front to back, and consists of two oblong rectangles; the foremost, placed transversely to the other, is the great hypostyle hall or pronaos, the broadest and loftiest part of the temple, measuring 135 ft.
  • In diameter; each weighs about 1116 tons, and has a nominal breaking strength of 22,320 tons, the actual breaking strength being the floor into rectangles 3 ft.
  • The shaded rectangles represent the distribution of shear due to the load at C, while no may be termed the datum line of shear.
  • In dressing mica the "books" are split along the cleavage into sheets of the required thickness, and the sheets trimmed into rectangles with a sharp knife, shears or guillotine, stained and damaged portions being rejected.