Sentence Examples


  • The town, which is of a triangular form, occupies the northern extremity of a peninsula 11 m.
  • Most interesting of these is the dagger or sword, always very short, save in the latest graves, and distinguished by a heart-shaped guard marking the juncture of hilt and blade; its sheath is also characteristic, having a triangular projection on one side and usually a separate chape: these peculiar forms were necessitated by a special way of hanging the dagger from two straps that it might not interfere with a rider's movements.
  • A groove of triangular section of 30 in.
  • In the upper jaw the first two with crowns having a triangular free surface; the last small, simple, narrow and placed transversely.
  • From this root, which lay horizontally, smaller roots pushed down into the mud, and the stem of the plant sprang up to the height of 4 cubits, being triangular and tapering in form.