Sentence Examples

  • France assimilated the craft of glass-making, and her craftsmen acquired a wide reputation.
  • It was proposed, therefore; in 1576, that 6000 families should be registered as a militia under a Polish Hetman for the protection of the country against Tatar raids, and that the remainder of the inhabitants should be assimilated to the ordinary peasants of Poland.
  • Accordingly, it was henceforward governed by a proconsul (appointed by the senate) and freed from the burden of troops, while its local government was assimilated to that of Italy.
  • The Russians have absorbed and assimilated in the course of their history a variety of Finnish and Turko-Finnish elements.
  • The great estates of the Church, on which were settled about a million serfs, were secularized and assimilated with the state-domains.