Sentence Examples


  • Zinc and marble are worked in the neighbourhood.
  • The principal mining product is mercury, extracted at Idria, while iron and copper ore, zinc and coal are also found.
  • The joists are covered with a waterproof material such as asphalt, lead, zinc or copper, the three last materials being usually laid upon boarding, which stiffens the structure and forms a good surface to fix the weatherproof covering upon.
  • Copper, lead and zinc are produced in small quantities, being found in fissure veins with gold and silver.
  • The manufactures comprise sheet-iron, boilers, zinc, brick and tiles, paraffin, petroleum, soap and candles.