How to use Vastly in a sentence
Everything which flies is vastly heavier than the air.
But in the interval their duties vastly multiplied.
Even in historic times it has vastly changed the aspect and configuration of the country.
The reasons were not understood until the researches of Wailer demonstrated the difference between the effects of merely dead loads and of live loads, and between repetitions of stress of one kind only, and the vastly more destructive effects of both kinds alternating.
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Immediately after this proclamation Gdrgei disappeared with his army among the hills of Upper Hungary, and, despite the difficulties of a phenomenally severe winter and the constant pursuit of vastly superior forces, fought his way down to the valley of Hernad - and safety.
Then the stage of novelty suddenly shifted to South America, where after the pioneer labours of Darwin, Owen and Burmeister, the field of our knowledge was suddenly and vastly extended by explorations by the brothers Ameghino (Carlos and Florentino).
For him repentance is put first, for how vastly changed is the conception of the religious life!
On insulating the lower plate and raising the upper plate by the glass handle, the capacity of the condenser formed by the plates is vastly decreased, but since the charge on the lower plate including the gold leaves attached to it remains the same, as the capacity of the system is reduced the potential is raised and therefore the gold leaves diverge widely.
Today we have the Internet and all its associated technologies, vastly more versatile, almost infinite in possibility.Advertisement
If the smallpox and polio successes were achieved in a low-tech world, think how much more we can accomplish with vastly improved tools, infrastructure, and communication.
So even if no new goods were created tomorrow, we could still vastly increase the wealth of the world by allocating existing goods differently.
Vastly more energy than we need pours down on this planet in the form of sunlight.
The subtle interplay of everything involved in nutrition is vastly more complex than our minds are able to handle.
The problem that now lay before the successful invaders was how to deal with the indigenous people, probably vastly outnumbering them, without losing their own racial identity.Advertisement
The ease, too, with which he outshone men of vastly greater learning lured him from the task of intense and arduous study.
In former ages the tree covered a large portion of the more northern part of the island, as well as of Ireland; the numerous trunks found everywhere in the mosses and peat-bogs of the northern counties of England attest its abundance there in prehistoric times; and in the remoter post-Glacial epoch its range was probably vastly more extended.
Lucutius showed consummate military capacity, contriving to maintain the siege and at the same time to give battle to the enemy's vastly superior forces.
As already stated, however, it ought never to be forgotten that even the lightest insect, bird or bat is vastly heavier than the air, and that no fixed relation exists between the weight of body and expanse of wing in any of the orders.
The subsequent development of the iron industry is full of interest, as, while extending vastly, it has entirely lapsed in certain districts.Advertisement
Nevertheless, besides acquiring colossal wealth for himself, he undoubtedly created for the American public a vastly improved railway service, the benefit of which survived all controversy as to the means by which he triumphed over the obstacles in his way.
He published an astounding pedigree, in which, starting from " Hercules Triptolemus," he wound his way through the royal Servian line to the kinship of Moldavian voivodes, and, having won the emperor Ferdinand to his financial and military support, succeeded, though at the head of only 1600 cavalry, in routing by a bold dash the vastly superior forces of the voivode, and even in purchasing the Turkish confirmation of his usurped title.
It was already frequented in the 13th century, while a carriage road (highest point, 7595 ft.) was constructed across it in 1865, but for a long time it was not as much used as the easier and more direct Julier Pass (7504 ft.), until the opening of the railway in 1903, which has vastly increased its practical importance.
At first he was vastly pleased with the city and court of Rome; but his satisfaction ere long turned to discontent, and he gave vent to his ill-humour in a venomous satire on the pope's treasurer, 1MIilliardo Cicala.
The lunar acceleration, too, obtains ultimate compensation, though only after a vastly protracted term of years.Advertisement
That of his successor, though shorter, was vastly more productive.
The range of temperature must be vastly wider than on the earth, owing to the absence of an atmosphere to make it equable.
The remains of the plants of former periods, which have come down to us in the fossilized state, are almost always fragmentary, and often imperfectly preserved; but their investigation is of the utmost importance to the botanist, as affording the only direct evidence of the past history of vegetable organisms. Since the publication of the Origin of Species the general acceptance of the doctrine of evolution has given a vastly increased significance to palaeontological data.
You can vastly accelerate any career change, job search or business start-up and.. .
Sadly it ain't like that - there's vastly more space than asteroid in the asteroid in the asteroid belt.
Phase 1 trials have confirmed the fast speed of onset and vastly improved bioavailability of apomorphine nasal powder compared with Uprima 3mg.
Scotland has a place and importance in the world vastly disproportionate to its size or population.
The vastly divergent views on the color white can lead to major flower issues.
They vastly exaggerate their own power to determine the result.
Vastly experienced goalkeeper Gavin Ward signed for Tranmere on the 28th June 2006, on a one-year contract.
This enhances job satisfaction and thus in turn creates a vastly improved service to the customer.
No human could ever do this, for in these purely computational matters, machines are vastly superior to us, and always will be.
Fast-forward a couple of decades, and the Internet has done vastly more than O'Neill could have imagined to promote open information about government.
Yet, three years later, Baron von Rheinbaben, the Prussian minister of finance, complained that in fifteen years the German population of East Prussia had diminished by 630,oco, while Polish immigrants had in five years numbered 30o,000; at the same time he confessed that the Poles were vastly increasing their economic resources at the expense of the German element.
Somewhere about the end of 1526 those who were in the kings intimate confidence began to be aware that he was meditating a divorcea thing not lightly to be taken in hand, for the queen was the aunt of the emperor Charles V., who would be vastly offended at such a proposal.
When the aquatic members of the class are taken into consideration, the maximum dimensions are vastly greater, Sibbald's rorqual attaining a length of fully 80 ft., and being probably the bulkiest and heaviest animal that has ever existed.
Then they sell the shoes for vastly inflated prices to poor black kids from the first world.
There is no way he can possibly justify such a vastly inflated fee.
These vastly enlarged motor units make it possible for fewer motor neurons to do the work of many.
Most of Jura is uninhabited, only about 200 people live here, vastly outnumbered by the more than 5000 deer.
Jobs are limited and supply of potential workforce vastly outstrips demand.
It's vastly outweighed by the amount of terrible imagery out there.
Whilst the vastly overblown media hysteria and their ignorance will always alienate football fans, Wales is Wales and that was fantastic.
Such writers tend, in my view, to vastly overestimate the uniqueness of their ideas.
Kids ' food VASTLY overpriced, which is a real shame.
Brian Wilson is the " genius " behind this vastly overrated pile of goo.
However, these capacity limits vastly overstate what we could actually solve in real-life.
We have a vastly growing selection to choose from for the lowest prices online.
Republic of Ireland (pictured right ), who reluctantly relinquished their title to England last year are back with a vastly experienced squad.
Bilstein and De Carbon are heavy duty, non-adjustable gas shock absorbers offering vastly superior damping abilities and extended life compared to original equipment.
Ben Sidran is a vastly underrated singer songwriter with a style not dis-similar to Michael Franks with a slightly ' tougher ' delivery.
The degree of self sufficiency in these accession states is around 80 %, vastly higher than in the existing 15 Member States.
The end result was a vastly superior album, much more balanced.
Some of it, even tho vastly illuminated, is rather tasteful.
Of a million retail tie-ins with either would vastly if you get.
The problem is many couples vastly underestimate just how much weddings cost.
For all his fame Paul's harmonica work is still vastly underrated.
Hate crime against the LGBT community is vastly underreported due to many reasons.
Marie is vastly wealthy, a fact which she takes pains to seem uninterested in.
As a thinker George Eliot is vastly superior; her knowledge is more profound and her psychological analysis subtler and more scientific. But as an artist, in unity of design, in harmony of treatment, in purity and simplicity of language, so felicitous and yet so unstudied, in those qualities which make the best of George Sand's novels masterpieces of art, she is as much her inferior.
There is much to be urged in favour of either view; and in adopting the former alternative, it must be borne in mind that the difference between monotremes and marsupials is vastly greater than that which separates the latter from placentals.
Under Signor Ferdinando Martinis able administration (1898-1906) the cost of the colony to ltaly was reduced and its trade and agriculture have vastly improved.
His confidence that his vastly enhanced powers would enable him first to coerce, and thereafter to overthrow, the British empire may be illustrated by his allowing the appearance in 1807 of an official atlas of Australia in which about one-third of that continent figures as "Terre Napoleon."
At most, therefore, it may be admitted that the Crusades contributed to the dissolution of feudalism by putting property on the market and disturbing the validity of titles; that they aided the development of towns by vastly increasing the volume of trade; and that they furthered the growth of scholasticism by bringing the West into contact with the mind of the East.
Of course, in fact, the power of the king was so vastly superior that the Greek cities were in reality subject to his dictation, even in so intimate a matter as the readmission of their exiles, and might be obliged to receive his garrisons.
It is significant that at this time the Fern gerichte, or Fehmic Fehmic Courts, vastly extended the sphere of courts.
So the poor will get richer, and the rich will get vastly richer.
Republic of Ireland (pictured right), who reluctantly relinquished their title to England last year are back with a vastly experienced squad.
But whereas the soiled pages of boobies and ribald tales only HURT my productivity, my beta-testing experience has vastly IMPROVED it.
Best of all 101 have vastly improved their Site Searching facility - so you can find what you want faster.
The reference rent system also makes mockery of market values with apparently similar properties given vastly varying values by the rent officer.
The code below is vastly simplified, but would happily open two instances of the same form.
John Martyn - Solid Air Another vastly underrated singer songwriter.
Underestimated numbers of SARS infection On 16 April, WHO claimed that China was vastly underreporting cases of SARS.
We must not be like the unmerciful servant of the Lord 's story who owed his master a vastly great amount.
The immigrant family found it difficult to assimilate to new customs because they were vastly different than their own culture.
The juxtaposition of their vastly different personalities made them an interesting and unique couple.
After analyzing our monthly expenses, I determined that our spending vastly exceeds our income.
The training program accustoms astronauts to the vastly different environments they will encounter in space.
The age that this may occur differs quite vastly among toddlers.
It is important for parents of premature infants to understand that their babies' development may be vastly different from that of full-term babies.
In such cases, if you can afford to wait out the shipping time, Internet shopping can be vastly superior to an in-store purchase.
Do know that many new midsize and full-size SUVs have vastly improved, state-of-the art safety systems complete with rollover protection systems.
An example would be purchasing both a black pair and a brown pair, which will vastly extend your options.
Avoid purchasing a super high-end and expensive set of golf clubs until your game has vastly improved.
Proper tuning, wiring, and sound deadening can vastly improve the performance of any given set of car stereo speakers.
Many years ago, buying a new bicycle was such a straight forward task--there was a very limited choice and most bikes were very similar, vastly reducing the purchasing decisions that needed to be made.
If you have many people going in and out due to vastly varying schedules ensuring everyone can program it will help keep your cost reasonable.
Cat diseases are vastly numerous and very common amongst feline pets due to lifestyle, genetics and environmental factors.
Just like the resorts in Colorado are vastly different than the resorts in Vermont or Oregon, ski resorts and mountain conditions vary greatly from country-to-country and region-to-region within Europe.
On January 11, 2008, Maharishi retired from his position after 50 years at the helm of this vastly successful organization.
Sizing can be vastly different in a vintage dress.
While male smokers once vastly outnumbered their female counterparts, women are quickly discovering this dangerous habit.
Guffey is best remembered for his very first movie role, and his life has taken a vastly different direction since he captured fans at a young age.
From the simple desire to have a catchy stage name to more complicated trademark issues, the reasons for these changes can be vastly different.
Something that might appear minor to others, like seams in socks, can be vastly uncomfortable and unpleasant to a skin sensitive child.
Of course, if you buy your child's winter coat used, you will get it for a vastly reduced price than you would have paid had you bought it new.
Expedition ships are vastly different than the mainstream, glittery cruise ships most passengers are familiar with.
For starters, cruising is vastly different from other types of travel.
It is a good idea to confirm the delivery cost up front as this can vastly inflate what might otherwise appear to be a very good deal.
This is especially important when shopping online because the terms vary vastly from merchant to merchant.
Ruffles were not nearly as common, or vastly understated, because people needed mobility to work and simply dealt with lice as a fact of life.
Producers of oil from organic evening primrose flowers claim that the benefits of organic oil are vastly superior to those from conventionally grown flowers.
Often, women find they're wearing a size vastly different than what they should be wearing!
One woman's size 18 body may differ vastly from another's - and that's the beauty of the female form.
The medical staff of a nursing home is on hand to deal with any problems as they occur, which can vastly improve the quality of life for seniors with new or chronic health problems.
For those who have been lonely, dating can be a way to find happiness as well as companionship, vastly improving the dating seniors' lives.
Some people, however, vastly prefer how they look in contact lenses, the lightweight feel compared to frames, or they like to wear lenses for distance and put on reading glasses when necessary rather than juggling two pairs of frames.
Not to mention the fact that, despite the shrinking number of shooters released in the States these days, there are other yet vastly superior products available.
To some, Animal Crossing is vastly superior to even the legendary Sims series.
Itoi once stated the game is vastly different than its earlier counterpart, but some evidence suggests there are many similarities.
The graphics have been vastly upgraded with a 3D-like appearance, bright colors, and fantastic animations.
Video games of today are vastly different than yesterday.
The graphics in Star Wars Battlefront 2 has vastly improved since the original game.
Catch Mode is vastly different than the other modes and requires very different thinking than classic Tetris.
Ripped music is the original sound score taken directly from the game in question, while remixes are created by independent artists and often sound vastly different than the source.
Or maybe they've vastly improved their skills and are getting bored with collecting the same old crops.
They are also vastly different in character than Napa or Sonoma.
You'll also need to check the aspect ratio of these video files, as the size of your mobile phone screen is vastly different from that of a television or movie screen.
It used to be that corporate users were the only ones interested in smartphones, but this has vastly changed with the arrival of devices such as the Apple iPhone and Palm Pre.
That is where it derives its name and this added speed vastly changes the user experience.
Weekly or bi-weekly applications of these hydrating treatments can vastly improve the condition of black hair.
How each of these features are combined can create vastly different styles, and a professional stylist can help you decide which look may be best for you before cutting a single strand.
The magic the professionals can work with their tools is vastly different from what can be done at home.
Embraced especially by youth, they're vastly different than the looks typically sported by individuals walking out of barbershops and salons.
Once baby is held and comforted, he begins to adapt to this new and vastly different world.
As with any spring/summer fashion, one of the fun things about sheer bikinis are the vastly colorful options that they come in.
They are vastly different from the traditional bikini top that bares plenty of skin.
The effect can be further boosted by combining the intake with avocados, as the absorption rate has shown to be vastly increased.
They're all vastly different and require completely different types of clothing, and yet the versatile black dress easily steps in and saves the day every single time.
Each of these appliances claims to clean the air, but how they do it is vastly different.
The game is vastly satirical in nature and pokes fun at political and religious ignorance.
The process of maturing vastly changes what women look for in a mate.
However, it can be more than that; Christianity is a wide spectrum of religious teachings, and while partners share a common belief in Jesus Christ, the way they interpret the scriptures and live their lives can be vastly different.
Though wedding ring sets are growing in popularity, many couples still opt for individual rings rather than a matched pair, particularly if their style preferences are vastly different.
If a couple discovers their views are vastly different on many of these issues, they may not wish to advance their relationship further.
Stores that specialize in engagement rings are vastly different than regular jewelers, with some prominent benefits as well as potential problems depending on what the couple is interested in.
Rubies are brilliantly colored semi precious gemstones that are vastly popular because of their rich red and pink hues.
Given these vastly different choices, sometimes it's just easier to stick with a middle-of-the-road option that presents us with space, style and function, yet doesn't really commit to being too huge or too small.
This is a lineup that is vastly entertaining for kids of all ages.
Western culture is vastly different from Middle Eastern culture.
Vastly superior to the single thong sandal (and who hasn't had a bad experience in a pair of those?), these sandals are perfectly aligned, padded for comfort and stability.
However, although the construction was similar, the patterns and designs of the shoes were vastly different in just about every tribe.
Tara's character on True Blood is vastly different from the character upon which she is based.
Price ranges can, however, be vastly different at Las Vegas hotels.
Websites that purport to have purchased a batch of 'genuine' designer watches which they can offer at vastly reduced prices are extremely likely to be selling fakes.
Once you've been to the class regularly for a month or two, the series of postures will come naturally to you, and your ability to perform each posture will already be vastly improved.
The selection of WAHM forums available on their site include topics as vastly different as the people want to discuss issues, concerns, or just want to chat.
The population of Spain totals over 40 million people and is vastly Roman Catholic.
Repo auctions can be vastly different depending on when and where you go.
Simple carbohydrates are vastly made from simple sugars which means when you consume them you gain a small bit of energy but a slot of it will be broken down and stored in your body as fat.
Complex carbohydrates are made up of foods that are vastly wholegrain in nature.
Strength training can also vastly improve your health.
If you make native French or French-speaking friends you will have plenty of practice and your language skills will vastly improve.
This friendly, classy environment was vastly different than other lingerie stores at the time.
Different stories have been tossed back and forth throughout the years, each one proving vastly different from the others.
This turnaround time is vastly shorter than most other soundtrack projects.
Of course, this project is vastly easier when you live near trees that have leaves that change color and then fall.
At the end of the show the couple sits down and gets the actual tally of their wedding expenses, which is sometimes vastly different from the original budget.
Although it succeeded mildly in this venture, many Trek fans felt alienated by the vastly different look and feel of the show.
He struggled to justify his existence among the vastly different life forms he had learned to live with.
The poem is vastly symbolic and follows the lives of several knights.
While the ribbed outer design somewhat conforms to the earlier version, the interior design is vastly different.
Fairies of ancient folklore had a vastly different appearance to Victorian fairies.
Yet, while the images of the ship show a vastly more realistic look, the basic design has not strayed much from the original.
These social networking and collaborative tools vastly improve the experience that your visitors will have when they visit your website.
The older navigation by utilizing the power of the wind demands a very intimate knowledge of these conditions, and it is probable that a revival of sailing ships may in the present century vastly increase the importance of the study of maritime meteorology.
Earlier still the sun must have reached to where Neptune now revolves on the confines of our system, but the mass of the sun could not undergo an expansion so prodigious without being made vastly more rarefied than at present, and hence we are led by this mode of reasoning to the conception of the primaeval nebula from which our system has originated.
Other reprints have since been issued, but they are vastly inferior both in execution and value.
The fingers of the clock had been pushed back; once more things were as they had been at the time of the First Crusade; once more the West must arm itself for the holy war and the recovery of Jerusalem - but now it must face a united Mahommedan world, where in 1096 it had found political and religious dissension, and it must attempt its vastly heavier task without the morning freshness of a new religious impulse, and with something of the weariness of a hundred years of struggle upon its shoulders.
The actual process of solution is vastly more complex than is indicated by this description of it.
On the east of the mole was the Great Harbour, now an open bay; on the west lay the port of Eunostos, with its inner basin Kibotos, now vastly enlarged to form the modern harbour.
Commerce (resting largely upon specialized agriculture) is vastly more prominent as yet than manufacturing and mining in the island's economy.
The Rhymney railway to Cardiff was completed in 1858 and the trade of the port so vastly increased that the shipment of coal and coke went up from 4562 tons in 1839 to 1,796,000 tons in 1860.
In such minor matters as arrangement of notes and verification of citations the court found against Dana, but in the main Dana's notes were vastly different from Lawrence's.
It was the application of Fritz Miller's law of recapitulation which gave the chief stimulus to embryological investigations between 1865 and 1890; and, though it is now recognized that " recapitulation " is vastly and bewilderingly modified by special adaptations in every case, yet the principle has served, and still serves, as a guide of great value.
Within this nearly complete circle of crystalline rocks several geological formations have been determined, of which the age cannot be more definitely fixed than that they are vastly older than the Karroo formation and newer than the Swaziland schists.
Its naval power, too, was vastly increased; the docks were enlarged; and 200 new warships were built.
Thus the field of disease arising not from essential defect in the body, but from external contingencies, is vastly enlarging; while on the other hand the great variability of individuals in susceptibility explains the very variable results of such extrinsic causes.
The contorted strata of slate and greywacke rock must have been formed at a period vastly anterior to that in which the lake of the upper valley managed to force an outlet through the enclosing barriers.
This precipice, known as Monte Somma, forms the wall of an ancient prehistoric crater of vastly greater size than that of the present volcano.
It was true that the bent of his genius was slightly altered, in a direction which seemed less purely and austerely that of the highest art; but his concessions to public taste vastly added to the width of the circle he now addressed.
But the two tracts of country covered by the allies differed vastly in configuration.
Howe, with a force of British and Loyalists vastly superior in equipment and numbers to Washington's untrained militia, landed in July on Staten Island and late in August defeated Washington at the battle of Long Island within the present limits of Brooklyn borough.
The Nazarites and the Rechabites are parallel phenomena, though of vastly inferior historical importance.
Non-committal as regards evolution, he vastly broadened the field of vertebrate palaeontology by his descriptions of the extinct fauna of England, of South America (including especially the great edentates revealed by the voyage of the " Beagle "), of Australia (the ancient and modern marsupials) and of New Zealand (the great struthious birds).
The savage attributes to animals the same ideas, the same mental processes as himself, and at the same time vastly greater power and cunning.
The vastly greater part of mineral products are used in manufactures within the United States, and only an insignificant part (for example, 247% in 1902) is exported in the crude form.
Up to 1870 there was more anthracite mined in Pennsylvania than bituminous in the whole country, but since that year the production of the latter has become vastly the greater, the totals in 1907, in which year each stood at its maximum, being 83,268,754 and 332,573,944 tons respectively.
In the age of national migrations - from the 4th to the 6th century - the territories of the Teutonic peoples were vastly extended, partly by conquest and partly by arrangement with the Romans.
Great improvements took place likewise in armour and weapons; the equipment of the warriors whose relics have been found in the Schleswig bog-deposits, dating from the 4th and 5th centuries, appears to have been vastly superior to that which Tacitus represents as normal among the Germani of his day.
In the three cases cited above, with the exception of the first, the synaposematic mimics are vastly in excess of the pseudaposematic; this appears to be the general rule elsewhere.
In the ice-free belt, between the northern ice-sheet and the vastly extendedglaciers of the Alps, the two floras must have found a common refuge and congenial conditions of existence; and this view is confirmed by direct palaeontological evidence.
Photographs of the solar disk, taken with the H or K line, show extensive luminous clouds (flocculi) of calcium vapour, vastly greater in area than the sun-spots.
This remarkable debut excited much attention, and, on the recommendation of Francois Arago, he took in hand the theory of Mercury, producing, in 1843, vastly improved tables of that planet.
The recognized books of jurisprudence, some of which run to over twenty folio volumes, are vastly learned, and occasionally show sound sense, but excel mainly in useless hair-splitting and feats of scholastic gymnastics, for which the Arabian race has a natural gift.
Unable to defeat the vastly superior forces of the Turkish commander Skinder, he concluded with him an advantageous truce at Jaruda (27th of August 1618), by the terms of which he pledged himself to curb the Cossacks and at the same time.
At his great battle of Panipat (January 6, 1761), with vastly inferior numbers, he inflicted on the Mahrattas, then at the zenith of their power, a tremendous defeat, almost annihilating their vast army; but the success had for him no important result.
With the fall of Madame de Montespan and the ascendancy of Madame de Maintenon his influence vastly increased.
During his long term of office he abolished the grist tax, extended the suffrage, completed the railway system, aided Mancini in forming the Triple Alliance, and initiated colonial policy by the occupation of Massawa; but, at the same time, he vastly increased indirect taxation, corrupted and destroyed the fibre of parliamentary parties, and, by extravagance in public works, impaired the stability of Italian finance.
Through all modifications, which are numerous and vastly divergent, these elements persist.
On the other hand, towards the close of the Cretaceous epoch (when the Chalk was in course of deposition), the spread of a great upland flora vastly extended the territory available for mammalian life.
The internet is either would vastly the money Barbara says coverage is not.
The number of public transactions that involve local authorities vastly exceeds those that involve central Government.
However, the vastly inferior years barely showed up on the field.
Today, that is vastly more true and widespread.
Calculating the actual, societal costs of fatty foods, alcohol, cars, pet ownership, mercury thermometers, air conditioning, solar panels, razor blades, jogging shoes, and ten thousand other things, and incorporating those costs in the prices as taxes would lead to a vastly more efficient allocation of resources.
Artificial surrogates for human companionship are always vastly inferior to the real thing; we crave connections with people, not machines.
In other words, the average person will make more money, pay a higher percentage as taxes, but still bring home vastly more than before.
These jobs can be market jobs that have the potential to make a person vastly richer, creating more and more wealth on the planet.
This fuel, he believes, will be vastly better than anything we currently produce.
As regards its convenience for building purposes it may be said roughly that in "mass" work concrete is vastly more convenient than any other material.
Plague got into this quarter, but did not spread there; on the other hand, it appeared in other and vastly superior parts of the town.