Sentence Examples


  • The Henriade has by universal consent been relegated to the position of a school reading book.
  • Undetermined species are relegated to the end of the genus.
  • The minute insects included in it, which haunt blossoms and leaves, are fairly well known to gardeners by the name Thrips, a generic term used by Linnaeus for the four species of the group which he had examined and relegated to the order Hemiptera.
  • The national hope was relegated to an indefinite future and to another sphere.
  • Entrusted to Vieillot, who, proceeding on a systematic plan, performed his task very creditably, completing the work, which forms two quarto volumes, in 1825, the original text and fifty-seven plates being relegated to the end of the second volume as a supplement.