Sentence Examples

  • The trade of Belgium has more than trebled as regards both imports and exports since 1870.
  • The personnel on active service consisted of 1799 officers and 25,000 men, the former being doubled and the latter trebled since 1882.
  • The production of coal and iron trebled during the period 1880-1900, amounting in 1900 to 6,600,000 tons, and 463,000 tons respectively.
  • The worlds output of oil was trebled between 1885 and 1895, and quadrupled between 1885 and 1900.
  • In the raising of the standard of farming to an English level the volume of the world's crop would be trebled, another fact which Sir William Crookes seems to have overlooked.

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