Sentence Examples


  • The dependency of capillarity upon abruptness of transition.
  • With few exceptions, abruptness can occur only in the presence of the first term, viz.
  • On nearly every side the walls of the plateaus rise with considerable abruptness from the plains, constituting outer mountain chains.
  • But if the change from straight to circular is made through the medium of a suitable curve it is possible to relieve the abruptness, even on curves of comparatively small radius.
  • Every critic could recognize the structural merits of the earlier plays, for their operatic conventionalities and abruptness of motive are always intelligible as stage devices.