Sentence Examples

  • Until the severance of Brazil from the Portuguese monarchy, the eldest son was prince of Brazil.
  • This resulted in his being dismissed from the post, 8th March 1830; and three months later he withdrew from the Bible Society, thus completing his severance from the Low Church party.
  • With the severance of its two members Eleaticism proper, the Eleaticism of Parmenides, ceased to exist.
  • The opinion is deeply rooted in modern as in ancient thought, that only a distinctively human element of the highest import can account for the severance between man and the highest animal below him.
  • It must suffice to say that the separation of Ireland from England was a comparatively recent episode, while the severance of the landconnexion between England and the continent by the formation of the Strait of Dover is still more recent and probably occurred with the human period.

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