# Cubical Sentence Examples

- (a) What would be the dimensions of a
**cubical**vessel which would exactly hold 125 litres; a litre being a cubic decimetre ? - Lead monoxide is dimorphous, occurring as
**cubical**dodecahedra and as rhombic octahedra. - Obelisks were usually raised on pedestals of
**cubical**form resting on one or two steps, and were set up in pairs in front of the entrance of temples. - Its principal product is " papelon," or brown sugar, which is put on the market in the shape of small cylindrical and
**cubical**masses of 14 to 31 lb weight. - The
**cubical**expansion of mercury from 0° to 100° C. is .018153 = 5 u.187 (Regnault). - The cathedral was built between 973 and loos; the gallery round the back of the apse and the crypt have plain
**cubical**capitals of this period. - Pressure, W i the weight in water, atmospheric conditions remaining very nearly the same; p is the density of the water in which the body is weighed, a is (I +at°) in which a is the coefficient of
**cubical**expansion of the body, and S is the density of the air at t°, p mm. - There is generally a tendency in coals towards cleaving into
**cubical**or prismatic blocks, but sometimes the cohesion between the particles is so feeble that the mass breaks up into dust when struck. - (If the molecules of air at normal temperature and pressure were arranged in
**cubical**order, the edge of each cube would be about 2.9 X I o - ' cms.; the average diameter of a molecule in air is 2.8X Io - 8 cms.) Further and very important evidence as to the nature of the gaseous state of matter is provided by the experiments of Joule and Kelvin. - As for the second, the elements of savage voracity and wastefulness, of uncertainty as to
**cubical**contents on uneven surface, and of the number of mouths to fill, make it hazardous to construct a chronological table on a shell-heap. Hudson's village sites in Patagonia contain pottery, and that brings them all into the territory of Indian archaeology. - This may be introduced very early; square tablets being used for the mensuration of areas, and
**cubical**blocks for the mensuration of volumes. - Six of these squares joined together formed eight solid angles, each produced by three plane right angles: and the shape of the body thus formed was
**cubical**, having six square planes for its surfaces." - Again, there are many theories of the equivalence of different cubic cubits of water with various multiples of talents (2, 3, 18, 24, 33); but connexion by lesser units would be far more probable, as the primary use of weights is not to weigh large
**cubical**vessels of liquid, but rather small portions of precious metals. - An important character, and one by which the mineral may always be recognized, is the perfect
**cubical**cleavage, on which the lustre is brilliant and metallic. The colour of the mineral and of its streak is lead-grey; it is opaque; the hardness is 2 2 and the specific gravity 7.5. - The abundant vintage of that year drew his attention to the defective methods in use for estimating the
**cubical**contents of vessels, and his essay on the subject (Nova Stereometria Doliorum, Linz, 1615) entitles him to rank among those who prepared the discovery of the infinitesimal calculus. - The earth is sold by apothecaries in stamped
**cubical**blocks. - It crystallizes in the
**cubical**system, often in beautiful octahedra and rhombic dodecahedra. - The two carried out some of the earliest thermochemical investigations, devised apparatus for measuring linear and
**cubical**expansions, and employed a modification of Joseph Black's ice calorimeter in a series of determinations of specific heats. - - Medusae more or less
**cubical**in form, with four perradial rhopalia alternating with four interradial tentacles or groups of tentacles; oral arms short; stomach a wide cavity bearing four interradial groups of phacellae and giving off four broad perradial pouches completely separated from each other by four interradial septa (i.e. - ==Egypt== In Egypt altars took the form of a truncated cone or of a
**cubical**block of polished granite or of basalt, with one or more basin-like depressions in the upper surface for receiving fluid libations. - Another from the same place was a small
**cubical**block of limestone bearing a dedication to Heracles. - It is to be remarked that the classification mixes together non-singular and singular curves, in fact, the five kinds presently referred to: thus the hyperbolas and the divergent parabolas include curves of every kind, the separation being made in the species; the hyperbolisms of the hyperbola and ellipse, and the trident curve, are nodal; the hyperbolisms of the parabola, and the
**cubical**parabola, are cuspidal. - According to Plucker, the coefficient of
**cubical**dilatation at moderately low temperatures is 0.0001585. - I, Ben Gustefson, collated boring statistical figures while locked in a cramped
**cubical**of a company that offered me no future potential. - The business was continued by his sons Georg (1804-1884) it as layer of
**cubical**cells, which are continuous near the anterior border with the cells of the peritoneum. - The two legs of a parabolic branch may converge to ultimate parallelism, as in the conic parabola, or diverge to ultimate parallelism, as in the semi-
**cubical**parabola y 2 = x 3, and the branch is said to be convergent, or divergent, accordingly; or they may tend to parallelism in opposite senses, as in the**cubical**parabola y = x 3 . - Thirdly, the three intersections by the line infinity may be coincident and real; or say we have a threefold point: this may be an inflection, a crunode or a cusp, that is, the line infinity may be a tangent at an inflection, and we have the divergent parabolas; a tangent at a crunode to one branch, and we have the trident curve; or lastly, a tangent at a cusp, and we have the
**cubical**parabola.