Sentence Examples

  • Deep at the hinge, diminishing to 1 ft.
  • Ministers were naturally anxious to obtain the reversion to his vacant post, and Indian affairs formed at this time the hinge on which party politics turned.
  • The ventral valve in many of the genera is provided with two curved hinge-teeth, which fit into corresponding sockets in the opposite valve, so that the valves cannot be separated without breaking one of the teeth.
  • By this hinge one valve is closely fitted to the other.
  • Crania in life opens its valves by moving upon the straight hinge, without sliding the valve.