Sentence Examples


  • The Manxman took the reel, and holding it high up, by the projecting handle-ends of the spindle, round which the spool of line revolved, so stood with the angular log hanging downwards, till Ahab advanced to him.
  • As the foreman of a spinning mill, when he has set the hands to work, goes round and notices here a spindle that has stopped or there one that creaks or makes more noise than it should, and hastens to check the machine or set it in proper motion, so Anna Pavlovna moved about her drawing room, approaching now a silent, now a too-noisy group, and by a word or slight rearrangement kept the conversational machine in steady, proper, and regular motion.
  • Localization of INCENP in the inner centromere of a metaphase-arrested cell and at the spindle midzone of an anaphase cell (lower right).
  • Accommodation (With approximate room dimensions.) ENTRANCE PORCH ENTRANCE HALL With a spindle staircase to the first floor landing.
  • Modulating valves have solid stainless steel equal percentage or linear characteristic control plug and spindle assemblies with stainless steel screw in body seats.

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