Sentence Examples


  • We may at once put the comets out of view.
  • We do not know whether the comets are really indigenous to the solar system or whether they may not be merely imported into the system from the depths of space.
  • The prize of the Berlin Academy was, in 1780, adjudged to Lagrange for a treatise on the perturbations of comets; and he contributed to the Berlin Memoirs, 1781-1784, a set of five elaborate papers, embodying and unifying his perfected methods and their results.
  • The perturbations of the comets discovered, the one by H.
  • English translations of the following portions of his works have appeared: - Treatise on Comets, by C. Gold, C.B.