How to use Silencing in a sentence
Bordeaux cupped a hand over its muzzle, silencing the horse.
On the Roman Catholic side the employment of compulsion against heretics has never been acknowledged as a blunder; and this method of silencing opposition has found champions in the bosom of the Church down to the most recent years.
It would have been much better to permit his exposition of the philosophy of religion to enjoy the same literary rights as his earlier works, since Kant could not be interdicted without first silencing a multitude of theologians who were at least equally separated from positive Christianity.
A species of small antisense RNA in posttranscriptional gene silencing in plants.
Next, were the light and heavy cruisers, which had the responsibility of silencing the larger gun emplacements, situated further inland.Advertisement
It is also alleged that the administration is silencing dissent among its own analysts who have raised questions.
Viral induced gene silencing has been demonstrated for the characterization of gene function in diploid and tetraploid potato.
Allerca claims to have used a gene silencing technique to modify British Shorthairs into the non allergenic dream.
No waiting until the end of the movie to use the restroom or silencing your phone.
Any leak of the muffler or exhaust pipe results in the engine noise escaping out of the exhaust system before the "muffler" has had a chance to do its job at silencing the engine noise.Advertisement
Though the controversy went on, its most important result had already been achieved in the silencing of Convocation, for that body, though it had just "seemed to be settling down to its proper work in dealing with the real exigencies of the church" when the Hoadly dispute arose, did not meet again for the despatch of business for nearly a century and a half.
He quotes pages from Mansel's Bampton Lectures in favour of his own type of agnosticism, which is to make peace between religion and science by permanently silencing the former.
This comes out in the writings both of Robinson and of Henry Jacob, both of whom passed gradually from Puritanism to Separatism at a time when the silencing of some 300 Puritan clergy by the Canons of 1604, and the exercise of the royal supremacy under Archbishop Bancroft, brought these " brethren of the Second Separation " into closer relations with the earlier Separatists.
As the fire delivered under weigh was not effective, the offshore squadron anchored at about 10.30 A.M., and succeeded in silencing Fort Ras-el-Tmn.