Sentence Examples

  • Wide, and 1 roo ft.
  • The tale of his victims is said to have exceeded roo,000.
  • Ibrahim, with roo,000 soldiers and numerous elephants, advanced against him.
  • The gradient or grade of a line is the rate at which it rises or falls, above or below the horizontal, and is expressed by stating either the horizontal distance in which the change of level amounts to r ft., or the amount of change that would occur in some selected distance, such as roo ft., r000 ft.
  • In America a gradient of r in roo is often known as a r% grade, one of 2 in roo as a 2% grade, and so on; thus a 0-25% grade corresponds to what in England would be known as a gradient of r in 400.