Sentence Examples


  • Meanwhile the podest still subsists; but he is no longer equal to the task d maintaining an equilibrium of forces.
  • Nevertheless, their exercise of criminal jurisdiction over the laity is now in practice suspended; although in law it subsists (see Stephen, Hist.
  • So long as general good feeling subsists between two nations, neither will easily take offence at any discourteous act of the other.
  • Finally, the function of the archbishop as judge in a court of appeal, though it still subsists, is of little practical importance now that the clergy, in civil matters, are universally subject to the secular courts.
  • (Cacoecia gallicolens), of the family Drepanulidae, causes the stem of a creeping plant, on the pith of which it apparently subsists, to swell up into a fusiform gall.'

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