Sentence Examples

  • Two submarine cables start from Otranto, one for Valona, the other for Corfu.
  • Actual or projected routes for telegraph cables across the deep sea have also been sounded with extreme accuracy in many cases; but beyond these lines of sounding the vast spaces of the ocean remain unplumbed save for the rare researches of scientific expeditions, such as those of the " Challenger," the " Valdivia," the " Albatross " and the " Scotia."
  • The underground system of paper cables has been very largely extended, Cables between London, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Liverpool.
  • All cables of any great length are worked by reverse currents.
  • Brewing, saw-milling, boat-building, and the manufacture of biscuits, soap and submarine cables are also carried on.