Sentence Examples


  • Extinction may come about indirectly and even more surely.
  • Though now on the way to extinction, Cycadeae are still widely represented in the southern hemisphere by genera which, however, have no counterpart in the Mesozoic era.
  • Mass extinction, deforestation, dead zones in oceans, and on and on and on.
  • The vitality of the prose literature was not much greater though its complete extinction was from the nature of the case impossible.
  • In 1742, after the extinction of the two senior lines of this family, the Sulzbach branch became the senior line, and its head, the elector Charles Theodore, inherited Bavaria in 1777.