Sentence Examples


  • The old woodwork is fine, part being Perpendicular, but the greater portion dates from 1621.
  • A massive collection of sinister looking implements was growing—tools of their trade, all apparently necessary in order to remain aloft when maneuvering up or down perpendicular columns of frozen water.
  • Over the surface of the plate and between it and the indicator there was passed, at a regularly uniform speed, in a direction perpendicular to the line of motion of the indicator, a material capable of being acted on physically by the sparks, through either their chemical action, their heat, or their perforating force.
  • The church of St Andrew retains some ornate Norman work, but is mainly a Perpendicular reconstruction.
  • The smaller church of St Nicholas is Perpendicular in appearance, though parts of the fabric are older.