Sentence Examples


  • There are cotton presses and ginning factories.
  • There are several flour-mills, cotton-presses and a dairy farm.
  • The keys which hold the rail in the chairs are usually of oak and are placed outside the rails; the inside position has also been employed, but has the disadvantage of detracting from the elasticity of the road since the weight of a passing train presses the rails up against a rigid mass of metal instead of against a slightly yielding block of wood.
  • There is a considerable trade in cotton, in connexion with which there are large steam presses, and some manufacture of cotton cloth.
  • The buildings are modern, but some scanty remains of rock-hewn wine presses and a few scattered sarcophagi mark the antiquity of the site.