Sentence Examples


  • The Ancients had a suspensory veto, but no initiative in legislation.
  • He advocated the suspensory veto, and the establishment of trial by jury in civil causes, but voted with the Left against the system of two chambers.
  • The bourgeoisie, conscious of their opportunity, decided for a single chamber against the will of the noblesse; against that of the king they declared it permanent, and, if they accorded him a suspensory veto, this was only in order to guard them against the extreme assertion of popular rights.
  • This is called in veterinary anatomy the " suspensory ligament of the sesamoids," or of the " fetlock " (io in fig.
  • I o, Suspensory ligament of fetlock.