Sentence Examples

  • He was forced into battle by the commissioner (proveditore) Michael Steno, who as agent of the senate had authority over the admiral.
  • The anger of the Danes was turned against the envoys of the Swedish sovereign; Coyet, it is true, succeeded in escaping, but the second minister, Steno Bjelke, and the whole suite were arrested and thrown into prison.
  • Many other allied genera, such as Prodelphinus, Steno, Lagenorhynchus, &c., are also included in the family Delphinidae, some of which live wholly in rivers.
  • NICOLAUS STENO (1631-1686), Danish naturalist, was born at Copenhagen in 1631, and studied medicine and anatomy in that city and in Paris.
  • In this notable work Steno described various gems, minerals and petrif actions (fossils) enclosed within solid rocks.

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