Sentence Examples


  • Meanwhile the podest still subsists; but he is no longer equal to the task d maintaining an equilibrium of forces.
  • 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.'
  • The female lays an egg in the unripe nut, on the kernel of which the larva subsists till September, when it bores its way through the shell, and enters the earth, to undergo transformation into a chrysalis in the ensuing spring.
 

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