Sentence Examples


  • She didn't write down the license info—she skips that stuff unless the place is crowded.
  • - Ore and water skips mining cage and car for gold for inclined shaft.
  • At a few mines special man-cages are operated in separate compartments by their own engines for handling part of the men, and for tools, supplies, &c. For inclined shafts, where the mineral is hoisted in skips, the operation of raising and lowering men may not be so simple.
  • Moreover, skips are rarely provided with safety attachments, so that the danger is greater.
  • The ground is transferred in trucks to the shaft where it is automatically tipped into skips holding 96 cubic ft.