Sentence Examples


  • The largest vessels have ready entrance to the harbour - which has a periphery of 15 m.
  • Similarly the giant cells are produced at their periphery into a number of branching processes which bear similar end-organs on their surface and in some cases terminate in them.
  • (6) or the force arising from the surface-tension acting on a length a of the strip is Ta, so that T represents the surface-tension acting transversely on every unit of length of the periphery of the liquid surface.
  • Calcite reaching from the periphery nearly or quite to the centre of the coral-cup or calicle.
  • PULLEY, a wheel, either fixed to a turning axle or carried freely on a stationary one, the periphery of which is adapted to receive some form of wrapping connector.