Sentence Examples


  • But they had substituted fake bones.
  • He substituted cunning and corruption for violence.
  • This symbol is in general use; it is assumed that at each corner there is a CH group which, however, is not always written in; if a hydrogen atom be substituted by another group, then this group is attached to the corner previously occupied by the displaced hydrogen.
  • From these nuclei an immense number of derivatives may be obtained, for the hydrogen atoms may be substituted by any of the radicals discussed in the preceding section on the classification of organic compounds.
  • The other day I substituted the words SMALL and LARGE for these signs, and she at once adopted the words and discarded the signs.