# How to use Cubes in a sentence

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• He swirled the ice cubes around in his glass.

• Katie ate her food and water cubes, waiting for Gabriel.  She fingered the second necklace he'd given her, not convinced Andre was wrong.  The beads felt like plastic, and something about Gabe had changed.

• More than once someone had purchased frozen colostrum cubes from her to feed a newborn calf.

• He bit the words off and his voice became controlled, his eyes like cubes of ice.

• Her body was weak but working, and there were more of the odd sugar cubes beside her pillow.

• She reached into her pocket and pulled out one of the three water cubes and the remaining sugary cube.

• It is easily soluble in water, from which it crystallizes in cubes, and also in alcohol.

• Cutting up your cat's meat into cubes is one option.

• She pushed herself up, reaching into a pocket for a food and water cube.  Gabriel took her arm and pulled her to her feet.  She nearly choked on the cubes and swallowed them whole, struggling to keep up with the death-dealer as he darted into the forest.

• The death-dealer faced her then pulled a satchel over his head.  He handed it to her.  She took it and opened it.  There were two small pouches of cubes and nothing else.

• The phantom pointed to the pouch with the food cubes.

• She reached the place where the food cubes had landed, bending to pick them up in case she needed them later.

• The general type of problem is to find two, three or four numbers such that different expressions involving them in the first and second, and sometimes the third, degree are squares, cubes, partly squares and partly cubes, &c. E.g.

• Breaks were filled up with cubes obtained from fragments of contemporary mosaics previously demolished.

• Other cubes of rock, apparently altars, exist in the neighbourhood.

• He solved quadratic equations both geometrically and algebraically, and also equations of the form x 2 "+ax n +b=o; he also proved certain relations between the sum of the first n natural numbers, and the sums of their squares and cubes.

• The slabs are sent by a conveyor to a drying stove, whence they issue to pass through a cutting machine, provided with knives so arranged that the cutting takes place both downwards and upwards, and here the slabs are cut into cubes.

• Minute rods or needles of rutile are also common in slates, and well-formed cubes of pyrites are often visible on the splitting faces.

• There is great uncertainty as to the exact values of all ancient standards of volume -- the only precise data being those resulting from the theories of volumes derived from the cubes of feet and cubits.

• It occurs crystallized, commonly in cubes, in schistose and slaty rocks, and less abundantly in the younger sedimentary deposits.

• It crystallizes in the cubic system, usually in cubes, pentagonal dodecahedra or octahedra, often of great beauty and perfection.

• Lorenz and others have employed similar methods, depending on the observation of the rate of change of temperature at certain points of bars, rings, cylinders, cubes or spheres.

• Halite or rock-salt crystallizes in the cubic system, usually in cubes, rarely in octahedra; the cubes being solid, unlike the skeleton-cubes obtained by rapid evaporation of brine.

• Minute vesicular cavities are not infrequently present, sometimes as negative cubes, and these may contain saline solutions or carbon dioxide or gaseous hydrocarbons.

• It crystallizes in colourless cubes and volatilizes when heated very strongly.

• It forms golden cubes which are unattacked by alkalis or by any acid except hydrofluoric. It appears to be a mixture of which the components vary with the materials and methods used in its production (Philipp, Ber., 1882, 15, p. 499).

• A blue bronze, Na2W5015, forming dark blue cubes with a red reflex, is obtained by electrolysing fused sodium paratungstate; a purple-red variety, Na2W309, and a reddish yellow form result when sodium carbonate and sodium tungstate are heated respectively with tungsten trioxide and tinfoil.

• The crystals are sometimes polysynthetic, a large octahedron, e.g., being built up of small cubes.

• Cavities containing liquid occasionally occur in crystals of fluor-spar, notably in the greasy green cubes.

• It is a long dead-level of rich fields, with a soil lighter in colour than that of Bengal or Behar; much more friable, and apt to split up into small cubes with a rectangular cleavage.

• Johann Kepler had proved by an elaborate series of measurements that each planet revolves in an elliptical orbit round the sun, whose centre occupies one of the foci of the orbit, that the radius vector of each planet drawn from the sun describes equal areas in equal times, and that the squares of the periodic times of the planets are in the same proportion as the cubes of their mean distances from the sun.

• It is, however, possible to find a number whose cube shall approximate as closely as we please to Thus the cubes of 12 5 and of 12 6 are respectively and 2000 376, so that the number whose cube differs as little as possible from 2000 is somewhere between 12 5 and 12 6.

• The perfectly pure metal may be prepared by heating the oxide or oxalate in a current of hydrogen; when obtained at a low temperature it is a black powder which oxidizes in air with incandescence; produced at higher temperatures the metal is not pyrophoric. Peligot obtained it as minute tetragonal octahedra and cubes by reducing ferrous chloride in hydrogen.

• Pyrite may be prepared artificially by gently heating ferrous sulphide with sulphur, or as brassy octahedra and cubes by slowly heating an intimate mixture of ferric oxide, sulphur and salammoniac. It is insoluble in dilute acids, but dissolves in nitric acid with separation of sulphur.

• Ferric nitrate, Fe(NO3) 3, is obtained by dissolving iron in nitric acid (the cold dilute acid leads to the formation of ferrous and ammonium nitrates) and crystallizing, when cubes of Fe(NO3)3.6H20 or monoclinic crystals of Fe(N03)3.9H20 are obtained.

• It states that the squares of the periods of circulation round the sun of the several planets are in the same ratio as the cubes of their mean distances.

• The healer stopped to rest and pushed immortal sustenance --small square water and food cubes - -into her mouth.

• Katie rolled her eyes at the gummy cubes before popping several into her mouth.  The Andre phantom settled on the opposite side of the fire from her, mirroring her cross-legged position.

• It pointed to her other hand â€“ the one holding food cubes - then to the trees.

• Andre's motioning grew frantic, and Katie looked down.  A small crack had begun to form where the food cubes fell.

• She pulled two food cubes free and flung one towards the demons then dropped one where she stood.  Turning, she grabbed Deidre's arm and ran hard.  As before, nothing happened at first then the earth roared as it split apart.  The ground trembled, throwing both of them down.

• You can use beef or chicken bouillon cubes for seasonings.

• In a medium mixing bowl, soak bread cubes in chicken broth, turning to coat.

• The art work shows 2 cubes floating on a " magic carpet " in a galaxy of stars.

• The hands-on interlocking cubes mean even the youngest children can build words for themselves.

• N-dimensional cubes, including program code to generate them.

• Drain, cool and peel, then cut into 1cm cubes.

• Great 3D laser cubes are made by directing a single laser beam through a crystal block to an exact point.

• As a footstool, an occasional seat or somewhere to park a tray, our exclusive faux cubes rises to the occasion every time.

• Not many sherry characteristics in the nose; raisin and chocolate flapjacks with runny honey, pineapple cubes and bitter chocolate orange.

• But the green fluorite on the right has more obvious cubes.

• Bring to the boil and add ketchup and stock cubes.

• Remember, a pile containing less than 16 cubes represents an underweight loaf.

• The colored arrows mark the magnetic microstructure of these magnetite cubes.

• These favors comprise of sparkling ice cubes and glass nuggets to give an amazing glow to any table.

• In a small frying pan heat the remaining tbsp olive oil and fry the bread cubes until crisp and brown.

• Cubes are by far the easiest three-dimensional forms to create using modular origami.

• Your mission is to construct robots which can successfully collect the precious golden cubes scattered about a variety of hostile zones.

• Method First shallow fry the tofu cubes over a not too high heat until well seared.

• Rosslyn's vaulted soffit features hundreds of small stone cubes, intricately carved with mysterious symbols.

• The simplest invariant is S = (abc) (abd) (acd) (bcd) cf degree 4, which for the canonical form of Hesse is m(1 -m 3); its vanishing indicates that the form is expressible as a sum of three cubes.

• A curve came to be treated as a sequence of infinitesimal straight lines; a tangent as the extension of an infinitesimal chord; a surface or area as a sequence of infinitesimally narrow strips, and a solid as a collection of infinitesimally small cubes (See Infinitesimal Calculus).

• However, locked up in ocean water—just suspended in ocean water—may be the equivalent of eight more such cubes.

• Cut the slices of white bread into small even cubes.

• By the end of the movie, Levine 's golden carpet was slithering away from under our feet with a tinkle of ice cubes.

• Rosslyn 's vaulted soffit features hundreds of small stone cubes, intricately carved with mysterious symbols.

• These look particularly spectacular at night, as the cubes are positioned over a large expanse of water.

• Add the pork cubes and any juice that has accumulated in the bowl, the vindaloo paste and remaining water.

• The Rosemary Company sells several tea party favors and novelties, including themed sugar cubes.

• The standard of course is the long rectangular aquarium, but aquariums now also come in such shapes as octagons, cylinders and cubes.

• It can be frozen in a glass jar for longer storage, or you can use an ice cube tray, and take out cubes as you need them.

• Lightly sprinkle the cubes with dried fish flakes.

• Bake in an oven or toaster oven at 350 degrees F until the cubes are a rich golden brown.

• Add ice cubes and fill the rest of the glass with Champagne.

• Don't use full ice cubes; the crushed ice factor is essential.

• Also, add several ice cubes or a half-cup of cracked ice to turn the Daiquiri into a pleasant smoothie-type drink.

• For a small batch, add a few cubes per cocktail, depending on how slushy or thick you prefer your Daiquiri to be.

• Place the ice cubes and mint leaves in a glass, with the mint leaves against the wall of the glass so they can be seen easily and don't clump.

• Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with one cup of ice cubes.

• Building a platform bed out of a series of plywood cubes is a simple DIY project that is described in an article on the Popular Mechanics website.

• Once the individual cubes are built, they are attached together, forming the base of the platform bed.

• If you can't get chicken soup, broth made from bouillon cubes will do.

• When the cubes are frozen solid, pop them out of the tray into freezer bags or containers.

• Remove and quickly rinse under cold water or make a bath of ice cubes and cold water and swish the herbs in the ice water bath.

• If you've made herbal ice cubes, it may be helpful to freeze the same amount of herbs in each compartment of the ice cube tray so you'll always know exactly how much you are adding to a recipe.

• Tasso- Heavily smoked pork strips or cubes used to season meat, beans, or vegetables.

• With this in mind, you may want to take your leftover ham, dice it into half-inch sized cubes, and place it into zip top freezer bags.

• Cheese cubes - Send cubed cheese to school using cheddar or Colby cheeses.

• Soups may also be garnished with cubes of bread or puff paste buttered and browned in the oven or fried in deep fat.

• I like to keep fresh-frozen strawberries in my freezer and I have found that using them instead of ice cubes adds more strawberry flavor instead of diluting the flavor like ice would.

• Cut the two tablespoons of butter into cubes and dot the top of the gratin.

• However, if you have your own room dedicated to scrapbooking, there are storage cubes, plastic carts, and 12x12 file boxes that you can purchase to keep even the largest paper collection neatly organized.

• Add tofu cubes to skillet, and slightly brown.

• Thin strips of raw beet are much easier to eat than cubes or chunks.

• In a separate bowl, empty the package of vegetarian Ricotta cheese, the egg, and the diced cubes of mozzarella.

• Get in a little bit of protein with tofu cubes, seeds, crumbled cheese, brown rice, nuts, or a sliced hard-boiled egg.

• Weddings by Design not only offers coffee and tea wedding favors, but also some very cool accessories as well Stir sticks, imprinted sugar cubes, coffee tins and more can be found here.

• Oprah eventually shoved Rosie into the Dome of Devastation, slicing her up in cubes.

• My favorite bands were Devine Styler, the Sugar Cubes.

• Consider coffee tables that have hideaway storage under the top surface and ottoman cubes that can be used as seating and storage.

• After coming under investigation by food safety regulators, this woman put the foods in an unplugged icebox and adds ice cubes.

• Sometimes you must swap stones in specific sequences to free other stones or to create power gems or hyper cubes that will help you clear the puzzle.

• Try to make power gems and hyper cubes in easier levels and leave them unused until harder levels.

• Cubis is your standard match-the-color-blocks puzzler, but in 3D, so the blocks are called cubes.

• And there are special cubes that do special things.

• At the start of each level this grid contains a certain number of colored cubes strew about, and every so often a couple of unmovable cement cubes as well.

• You are given a set number of cubes to clear within the time limit.

• You are able to shoot cubes from two sides of the grid.

• The objective is to get three or more cubes of the same color in a chain.

• Once you do, they disappear, and your "Cubes to go" meter on the right goes down.

• Some of the cubes stack, and if you utilize a stack correctly and cause a falling cube to become part of another chain, that is called a "Cubis", and you get bonus points.

• Also, when you shoot a cube at a cube that has nothing behind it (no other cubes), it pushes that cube back.

• Now, this might seem simple so far, but wait until I explain the various types of cubes.

• Broken cubes shatter if another cube is shot at them.

• The only thing that can removes cement cubes.

• Using this rag-tag team of cubes, you must clear out the number of cubes specified on each level.

• Different "clunk" noises when cubes are shot around, and a futuristic little "zwing" when some cubes disappear.

• A random assortment of letter cubes are shaken are slammed down onto a grid.

• You decide how many lemons and how many cups of sugar go into each pitcher, as well as how many ice cubes go into each cup.

• In Yahoo's online puzzle game Cubis 2 your goal is to clear a certain number of cubes before time runs out.

• Each level has its own unique layout and name, like "mouse" or "bowling alley", that reflect the pattern of the starting cubes.

• If a cube touches two or more other cubes of the same color (either vertically or horizontally), the cubes vanish.

• Players get randomly-colored cubes to shot onto the board to match up with other cubes.

• This can be used to push cubes out from under other cubes, as well.

• There are several different types of special cubes that appear randomly throughout the game.

• These cubes allow you to quickly delete cubes or gain a lot of bonus points.

• Players score a "Cubis" if they cause a chain reaction of cubes.

• This is especially easy to do on levels that start with a lot of cubes piled up on top of each other.

• By making the bottom row vanish, players can cause the upper cubes to fall down and line up in groups of three or more, which causes them to vanish as well.

• The more cubes taken out and the longer the chain, the more points you gain.

• There are eight different types of special cubes that players will come across during the game (seven in Arcade mode).

• The Star Cube is a special cube that is worth 750 points, much more than the regular cubes.

• However, if you leave a Star Cube on the board, you will be penalized 250 points, so deleting all of the Star Cubes on each level should be one of your main goals if you want a high score.

• Other than the point bonus, Star Cubes act exactly like normal cubes, although they do not crack when they fall to the board.

• Players never get Star Cubes to shoot onto the board.

• This allows you to make vertical stacks of up to three cubes.

• Players only get Wedge Cubes to add to the board; they never appear in the initial layout.

• Once they push a stack upward or hit a stack they can't lift up, Wedge Cubes turn into regular cubes.

• Also, cubes shoot into Cracked Cubes continue going forward instead of stopping.

• Morph Cubes appear as a blob in your row of cubes to add to the board.

• If the cube in question is the bottom cube of a stack three cubes high, the Morph Cube just changes its color.

• Essentially, Morph Cubes create a stack of two cubes of the same color, making it very easy to use them to make groups of three.

• Morph Cubes can even be used to change the color of Star Cubes or Cracked Cubes.

• Dual Cubes are two cubes merged together.

• When one half of the Dual Cube is matched with two cubes of the same color, it vanishes, leaving behind a solid cube of the other color.

• Stone Cubes are a solid grey color and can only be removed by Lasers or Bomb Cubes.

• Stone Cubes stop any cube that hits them, and they can't be lifted up using Wedge Cubes or changed with Morph Cubes.

• You'll see Stone Cubes on some of the later levels.

• The Bomb Cube is one of the new cubes in Cubis 2.

• It will completely obliterate any cube it hits plus some of the surrounding cubes, and cubes on top of nearby cubes will be flung into the air.

• Bomb Cubes can even destroy Stone Cubes, making them especially useful on certain levels.

• A Laser allows you to destroy one cube on the board regardless of its color or type, including Stone Cubes.

• Lasers can be used to take out cubes that are in the way, and some levels require you to carefully aim the Lasers in order to get all the cubes cleared away.

• Morph Cubes appear on the board randomly each turn and also move around the board, making it hard to match them up with two other colors.

• Unfortunately, Morph Cubes also carry a hefty score penalty if they are left on the board, so you'll want to try to chase them down despite the difficulty.

• You'll gain points every time they make a group of three cubes vanish and for creating chains of cubes.

• Finally, you'll land a ton of bonus points if you manage to clear away the required number of cubes and leave no cubes left on the board (a Perfect round).

• Left-over Stone Cubes, however, do not count as a penalty.

• However, the backgrounds are very colorful and creative, complementing the colors of the cubes without drawing too much attention to themselves.

• The sounds, likewise, are pretty basic, with a fun noise being played when cubes are deleted or fall.

• Pour it in a glass with a couple of ice cubes?

• Take block ice because it lasts longer than ice cubes.

• A compulsion to chew on ice cubes or to eat soil is also an indication of iron deficiency.

• Individual frozen berries make tasteful ice cubes for fruit drinks or punch, and frozen berries can easily be pureed for delicious sauces.

• Traditionally, turkeys are stuffed with a mixture of bread cubes and seasonings.

• I cut the bread into bite-sized cubes and stuck with the recipe.

• Mark Kistler's Online Video Art Academy has step-by-step video tutorials that show older children how to draw cubes, learn shading techniques, 3-D effects and much more.

• From Rubik's Cubes to the ever popular Atari, 80s toys have a way of eliciting the nostalgic feeling of a bygone era.

• You can use the attachment to make your own ground beef from the full slabs of beef or cubes of beef you buy at the grocery store or from your local meat market.

• Make sure the ice you will use for freezing is in big chunks instead of cubes so it will not quickly melt.

• When the wax has cooled, pop the wax cubes out and melt them again, this time adding a whole little brick of wax buds.

• When these wax cubes have cooled, each one has the perfect amount of coloring to dye one pound of wax.

• Traditionally, chunk candles are made from paraffin with cubes or chunks of different colors so that the candles have a checkerboard-look to them.

• However, soy chunk candles have cubes made of soy wax.

• They are available in the full gamut of Scentsy fragrances and come packaged in cubes that are easily broken apart.

• Whatever recipe you choose, your first step will be to cut the bread into a large dice of about 1-inch cubes.

• The purpose of this step is to remove water from the bread cubes.

• Whole Foods Market makes gluten-free stuffing cubes for purchase.

• Wire cubes which you assemble are perfect for a tight budget.

• The ice cubes clink as you drink, and the glass is growing slippery from the condensation building on it.

• Could you hear the gulls, the clink of the cubes and the waves lapping the shore?

• Plastic storage carts, wire storage cubes, or thrift store bookshelves also work great for fashioning a place to keep all your extra purchases.

• Sucking on ice cubes or drinking warm beverages can help, but be forewarned.

• When in doubt, stick with bottled water and skip the ice cubes.

• The LoveToKnow Crafts tutorial Melt and Pour Soap Cubes explains how to make scented soaps in greater detail.

• Cubes or balls of the melon can be placed in Tupperware or a Ziploc bag for a quick hit of energy on the go.

• Try one ounce of low-fat cheese cubes or cheese stick with a serving of whole grain crackers.

• When people first hear of the ice cube diet, it is easy to think it's the latest fad requiring you to eat ice cubes for one meal a day or something like that.

• This might include Rubik's cubes, leg warmers, cassette tapes, boom boxes, Atari systems or a Trivial Pursuit game.

• Once all the tea is steeped, take out the bags and add some ice cubes until the water temperature is tolerable.

• Apply a cold compress, such as a wet washcloth wrapped around three or four ice cubes, to your eye area.

• Many outdoors-lovers make jewelweed poultices by freezing the flowers in ice cubes and then applying them to the skin.

• She popped one of the water cubes into her mouth, head pulsing from a nasty hangover.

• Gabriel handed her the food and water gummy cubes she'd first had in Hell.

• She considered throwing the tasteless food cubes to the trees he warned her against feeding every day.

• Gabriel glanced at her and straightened.  He handed her more food and water cubes then motioned for her to seat herself by the fire.

• It pointed to her other hand – the one holding food cubes - then to the trees.

• She counted the food and water cubes she had remaining.

• Katie dumped a few of the cubes into her hand with another look at Andre.  She drew a deep breath and tossed the cubes after Gabriel.  She stopped walking as the cubes hit the ground behind him.

• The cubes were gone.  Swiping at lively bushes, she inched forward, searching for the cubes.

• Katie said, rising.  The ground still rumbled, the trees surrounding both food cubes expanding fast and tearing up the ground in several directions as they did.  She looked around, irritated to find she'd caused a chasm to form between them and the direction they'd been running.

• She needed sleep and real food.  Her hand went instinctively to her stomach, and she couldn't help wondering if the food and water cubes were good for the baby.

• Toby was wrestling with a bush and didn't respond.  Katie breathed deeply and pushed forward, wanting very much to stop and sleep but suspecting she'd never awaken if she did.  She didn't have enough food cubes to drive off more than one more demon attack.  They'd have to find Rhyn and Gabe fast.

• Crystals have the form of small, sharply defined cubes of an oliveor grass-green colour, and occur together in considerable numbers on the matrix of the specimens.

• The "Porisms" quoted are interesting propositions in the theory of numbers, one of which was clearly that the dif f erence between two cubes can be resolved into of two cubes.

• The cubes fall from the cutting machine on to a riddling machine, which separates those which are defective in size from the rest.

• It forms small cubes which melt at a red heat and volatilize readily.

• The shops consist of small cubes, open in the front, in which the trader squats cross-legged amidst his wares.

• It crystallizes in large transparent cubes, but rapidly dissociates into its constituents on exposure.

• It crystallizes in colourless cubes, is deliquescent, and often inflames spontaneously on exposure to air.

• This is commonly done where cubes are used; thus seven is represented by three pairs of cubes, with a single cube at the top.

• Thus we speak of counting up to a certain number; and similarly mathematicians speak of high and ascending powers, while engineers speak of high pressure, high speed, high power, &c. This tendency is probably aided by the use of bricks or cubes in elementary number-teaching.

• She ate two more of the sugar cubes and a water cube, eyes lingering on the bloody mess that was her jumper in the corner.

• They weren't water cubes; they tasted of nothing she could identify.