Sentence Examples


  • It was given about the end of the 18th century as based on some experiments, but with a footnote stating that little reliance could be placed on it.
  • During the forty-seven years war, when pope and emperor were respectively bidding for their affiance, and offering concessions to secure their support, the communes grew in self-reliance, strength and liberty.
  • France, and the French Catholics especially, feared lest conciliation should diminish the reliance of the Vatican upon Terms France, and consequently French hold over the of the Vatican.
  • De Candolle, however, points out, exclusive reliance on this may be misleading unless we also take into account the character and affinities of the plants dealt with (Geogr.
  • Intolerant reliance upon force presents greater difficulties to them; soon it grows quite obsolete.

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