Sentence Examples


  • This lessens eyestrain.
  • This leads to deterioration of agriculture and lessens the production.
  • Indian coal usually contains phosphoric acid, which greatly lessens its value for iron-smelting.
  • The Mississippi valley tribes are nearly brachycephalic; the index increases around the Great Lakes, and lessens farther east.
  • The combination of ductility, which lessens the tendency to break when overstrained or distorted, with a very high limit of elasticity, gives it great value for shafting, the merit of which is measured by its endurance of the repeated stresses to which its rotation exposes it whenever its alignment is not mathematically straight.