Sentence Examples


  • Immediately afterwards Langton was drawn into the vortex of English politics.
  • Michell has discussed also the hollow vortex stationary inside a polygon (Phil.
  • The earth, or other planet, does not actually move round the sun; yet it is carried round the sun in the subtle matter of the great vortex, where it lies in equilibrium, - carried like the passenger in a boat, who may cross the sea and yet not rise from his berth.
  • The United States was, at this time, drawn into the vortex of European complications, and Adams, instead of taking advantage of the militant spirit which was aroused, patriotically devoted himself to securing peace with France, much against the wishes of Hamilton and of Hamilton's adherents in the cabinet.
  • This finer matter which collects in the centre of each vortex is the first matter of Descartes - it constitutes the sun or star.
 

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