Sentence Examples

  • I have considered how best to compose the present dispute, and I think it may be done by the inclosed scholium to the fourth proposition."
  • This scholium was- " The inverse law of gravity holds in all the celestial motions, as was discovered also independently by my countrymen Wren, Hooke and Halley."
  • And some years ago I lent out a manuscript containing such theorems; and having since met with some things copied out of it, I have on this occasion made it public, prefixing to it an introduction, and joining a Scholium concerning that method.
  • Everything he published in later life may be called a commentary, an excursus or a scholium to his main book; and many of them are decidedly of the nature of commonplace books or collectanea of notes.
  • Occasionally a scholium of this kind gives the substance of one of the longer extracts; but as a rule they are distinct.

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