Sentence Examples

  • Peacock, Symbolical Algebra (Cambridge, 1845); G.
  • The feathers of a peacock afford a convenient example of primitive and degenerative simplicity.
  • GEORGE PEACOCK (1791-1858), English mathematician, was born at Thornton Hall, Denton, near Darlington, on the 9th of April 1791.
  • The middle feathers of the tail, ordinarily concealed, as are those of the Peacock, by the uropygials, are black, and the outer white with a black base.
  • Peacock threw himself with characteristic ardour into the duties of this new position.