Sentence Examples


  • The surplus for the year amounted to 65,000,000 lire.
  • In the lean years, harvests are small and farmers sometimes don't even produce enough to have surplus to sell.
  • Surplus plants and cuttings are generally distributed without charge to educational or charitable institutions, and to the poor.
  • These do not take a direct part in the formation of the new tissue, but it is believed merely yield their surplus acquisitions, becoming ordinary blood-cells or disappearing altogether.
  • At the same time improvements in agriculture and the opening up of new countries have enabled the modern community to gain its food and raw material with a less expenditure of labour force, and the surplus agricultural population has gone to the city.