These inferences are often summarized as the laws of constant, multiple and reciprocal proportions.
Chicheley was tenacious of the privileges of his see, and this involved him in a constant struggle with Henry Beaufort, bishop of Winchester.
After dinner I rest for an hour, and Helen plays with her dolls or frolics in the yard with the little darkies, who were her constant companions before I came.
If the differences in stature and form are constant, there can be no question as to the right of the dwarf Congo elephant to rank as a well-marked local race; the only point for consideration being whether it should not be called a species.
From this time he was in constant request in connexion with submarine telegraphy, and he became known also as an inventor.
By the constant westward pressure of the eastern Arabs, which (after the restraining force of the great Mesopotamian kingdoms was weakened) assumed irresistible strength, the ancient Edomites were forced across the Jordan-Araba depression, and with their name migrated to the south of western Palestine.
They hurt people for fun and money, ran errands for more talented malefactors, and generally kept themselves in constant trouble.
The Ruffians are only nominally subject to the sultan of Morocco, against whose authority they are in constant revolt.
Indeed, I feel that the success is hers more than mine; for she is my constant inspiration....
During these years there was constant warfare between the English and the Scots on the border, but in May 1524 Albany was obliged to retire to France.
Continued abstention from speech, and constant avoidance of everything that might lead up to the subject--this halting on all sides at the boundary of what they might not mention--brought before their minds with still greater purity and clearness what they were both feeling.
For reasons of health it may be assumed that no system of heating is advisable which does not provide for a constant renewal of the air in the locality warmed, and on this account there is a difficulty in treating as separate matters the subjects of heating and ventilation, which in practical schemes should be considered conjointly.
She learned it gladly when she discovered that she could herself read what she had written; and this still affords her constant pleasure.