Sentence Examples


  • For speeds over six knots a 14-second glass is employed, and the speed indicated by the log-line is doubled.
  • Still higher speeds, up to 75 or even 80 m.
  • Or more which are now performed by several railways in Great Britain, and on which average speeds of 54 or 55 m.
  • 4), a taffrail one, which, however, is not as a rule used for speeds over 18 knots.
  • In this case electricity was to be the motive-power, and speeds exceeding ioo m.