Sentence Examples


  • Army (Prince Frederick Charles) moved off in echelon from left to right, the I.
  • On the I3th the advance began in echelon of brigade squares from the left.
  • The echelon and interferometer serve only a limited purpose, but must be called into action when the detailed structure of lines is to be examined.
  • On the 27th the Bulgarian wheel began, but instead of its being carried out on a fixed pivot, the pivot itself was allowed to advance eastward, so that, instead of presenting a united line, the Bulgarians formed a loose echelon, left in advance, which led to successive instead of simultaneous engagements.
  • Hence it consists (1) partly of ranges, mostly snow-capped, which stretch from south-west to north-east, and which in several cases terminate en echelon on the verge of the desert, and (2) partly of ranges which strike away from the above at various angles, but in a predominantly north-western direction.