Sentence Examples

  • Suddenly the startling news reached Worms that Luther had disappeared, no one knew where.
  • Throughout the operation of increasing the focal length, the resolving power of the instrument, which depends only upon the aperture, remains unchanged; and we thus arrive at the rather startling conclusion that a telescope of any degree of resolving power might be constructed without an object-glass, if only there were no limit to the admissible focal length.
  • It is noteworthy that Neckam has no air of imparting a startling novelty: he merely records what had apparently become the regular practice of at least many seamen of the Catholic world.
  • In this may be found the germ of the startling modern discoveries in parasitic diseases.
  • A startling surprise was at hand.

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