Sentence Examples


  • Nothing could now retard the natural advance of the young Russian state towards the east and the south-east.
  • Preserved for any length of time, a means is provided whereby the rate of vibration of either of the forks can be slowed down, so as to retard the rate of rotation of one or other of the arms. This is effected by means of " correcting " segments, of which there are six sets containing three each.
  • A severe cold of a few days' duration in March may very much retard the opening of the former ponds, while the temperature of Walden increases almost uninterruptedly.
  • Were we to retard the motion of the latter, reducing it to only twice
  • An application of ' masonry biocide ' would then retard growth of algae and lichen.

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