New-standard sentence example
- That institution at once set up a new standard of nobility, a new form of the nobility of office.
- The burden of the new prophecy seems to have been a new standard of moral obligations, especially with regard to marriage, fasting and martyrdom.
- By this new standard the Romans seem our contemporaries in latter-day civilization; the "Golden Age" of Greece is but of yesterday; the pyramid-builders are only relatively remote.
- A "troy pound " and a new standard yard, as well as secondary standards, were constructed by direction of parliament in 1758-1760, and were deposited with the Clerk of the House of Commons.
- A new standard of sumptuousness and splendour was set up in the richest stratum of society.Advertisement
- The terms which he finally arranged with the Government, involving an approximate addition of over io,000,000 per annum to the railway expenditure, included a standard week of 48 hours, and a standard wage for that week; for the fixing of the new standard rates of wages negotiations were to be continued.
- He introduced a new standard of accuracy in the cartography of ancient Greece.
- The unit of antitoxin in Ehrlich's new standard is the amount requisite to antagonize i oo times the minimum lethal dose of a particular toxin to a guinea-pig of 250 grm.
- In 1980/81, I had the pleasure of painting a new standard for the exhibition budgerigar, which is still in use today.
- Setting a new standard for video games, the high-speed motion of the Sonic character went beyond the limitations of the game systems of the time.Advertisement
- This innovation, according to Philips & Co., set a new standard in the electric razor industry by enhancing comfort and closeness of shave.
- The company specializes in shoes that transcend the basics and set a new standard for casual footwear.
- Today, Q-switched lasers have set a new standard for laser tattoo removal.
- When Casio introduced its G-Shock watch in 1983 it created a new standard for other watches to aspire to.