Fining sentence example
- Meantime the attempts of the Liberian government to control the Kru coast led to various troubles, such as the fining or firing upon foreign steamships for alleged contraventions of regulations.
- The ordinary laws, too, had been suspended; the fining and confiscation of newspapers had been resumed, and the " Cadets " had been forbidden to hold a congress.
- Then there grew up all over Europe a system of fining the knights who failed to respond to the sovereign's call or to stay their full time in the field; and in England this fine developed, from the reign of Henry II.
- The government responded by fining and imprisoning the parents.
- Meanwhile the Cavalier party invented a system of heavily fining men who had been their opponents in the troubles.Advertisement
- In order to bring this about, a further operation, namely that of fining, is necessary.
- In some cases purely mechanical means such as the use of Spanish clay or filtration are employed for fining purposes.
- As the wine matures the most noticeable feature in the first instance is the reduction in the acidity, which is mainly due to a deposition of tartar, and the disappearance of tannin and colouring matter, due to fining and the action of oxygen.
- The first racking and fining takes place about December.
- On receiving this disastrous news the earl of Northumberland sued for pardon; the king was unwise enough to grant it, merely punishing him by fining him and taking all his castles out of his hands.Advertisement
- An alternative to using isinglass would be mechanical fining, that is leaving the cask to stand for six weeks.