Sentence Examples


  • With these powers should come enormous checks and balances on their use.
  • For the above reasons spring balances are nbt in general so accurate as knife-edge machines.
  • In the use of ammeters in which the control is the gravity of a weight, such as the Kelvin ampere balances and other instruments, it should be noted that the scale reading or indication of the instrument will vary with the latitude and with the height of the instrument above the mean sea-level.
  • Napoleon swept away the checks and balances, and made the will of a single man the one and only sanction of government.
  • Existing in the Paris library and in the university of Leiden, and containing works attributed to Jaber, and had translations made of six treatises - two, of which he gives the titles as Livre de la royaute and Petit Livre de la misericorde,-from Paris, and four - Livre des balances, Livre de la misericorde, Livre de la concentration and Livre de la mercure orientale - from Leiden.