Sentence Examples

  • Ration strength of the field army, about I Io,000.
  • Half-trained elements had to be sent to the front in considerable numbers - indeed the ration strength of the army was actually trebled.
  • He even laced the invitation with a ration of all-is-forgiven comments.
  • Three centuries later, it became a hereditary right and came with a daily ration of two pounds of bread ("Hey, you don't expect us to cook the free grain, do you?") and occasionally included meat, olive oil, and salt.
  • Ration strength of the field armies, about 280,000.