Sentence Examples

  • After a redistribution of the front the operations were resumed on the 4th.
  • (qq.v.) made an heroic and entirely disinterested attempt in the latter part of the 3rd century to improve the conditions by a redistribution of land, a widening of the citizen body, and a restoration of the old severe training and simple life.
  • The council was empowered to elect one burgess to parliament, and this right continued until the Redistribution of Seats Act of 1885.
  • Since the Redistribution of Seats Act of 1885 one member only has been returned.
  • By the Redistribution Act of 1885 the city was divided for parliamentary purposes into East, West, Central and South Edinburgh, each returning one member; the parliamentary and municipal boundaries are almost identical.