Sentence Examples


  • Wandering tribes naturally enjoy a great advantage in this respect over sedentary ones.
  • It is in proportion as a sedentary life prevails, and agricultural exploitation is practised on a larger scale, whilst warlike habits continue to exist, that the labour of slaves is increasingly introduced to provide food for the master, and at the same time save him from irksome toil.
  • The fur trade, the horse, the gun, disturbed the sedentary habit of American tribes.
  • To this reduced and sedentary pilidium the name of " larva of Desor " has been given.
  • But his preference for a sedentary and not for an active life and his increasing attachment to favourites of humble birth diminished his popularity, and he had some differences with his parliament.
 

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