Sentence Examples

  • The doctrine of the sphericity of the earth was still held by the more learned, but the heads of the church held it to be unscriptural.
  • Lambert, indeed, seems to have believed in the sphericity of the earth.
  • The doctrine of the sphericity of 1 Ein mathematisches Handbuch der alten Aegypter (Leipzig, 1877).
  • For example, as he says, the sphericity of the moon is the real ground of the fact of its light waxing; but we can deduce either from the other, as follows: - i.
  • The deviation of the earths figure from sphericity, and the variation of g with latitude, are here ignored.