Sentence Examples

  • His earliest work dealt mainly with mathematical subjects, and especially with quaternions (q.v.), of which he may be regarded as the leading exponent after their originator, Hamilton.
  • The prime exponent of the spurious religion is Simon Magus.
  • The new Hebrew Piyut found its first important exponent in Kalir, who was not a Spaniard.
  • Lessing's publication also helped to demonstrate the weakness of the older rationalist position, a position which really belongs to the 18th century, though its best-remembered exponent, Dr H.
  • As an exponent of universal evolution Haeckel is more consistent than Spencer.