Yd sentence example
Four thousand prisoners and roo guns had been taken in this day's advance of some 7,000 yd.
The conditions were rendered difficult by spray, heavy sea and smoke driving down the line, but the shot fell only Soo yd.
The rails used are of flat bottomed or bridge section varying in weight from 15 to 25 lb to the yd.; they are laid upon cross sleepers in a temporary manner, so that they can be easily shifted along the working faces, but are carefully secured along main roads intended to carry traffic continuously for some time.
The national costume of the Siamese is the panung, a piece of cloth about 1 yd.
The battery was 250 yd.Advertisement
It was intended to do this 300 yd.
She had gone alongside the mole about 150 yd.
The seamen, instead of dropping down on the battery, had to go back to it 400 yd.
Adams advanced towards it for some 40 yd.
Captain Bamford (awarded the V.C.) joined them and they reached and held a point 200 yd.Advertisement
Lieutenant-Commander Adams and his men were some 40 or 50 yd.
They were 3 00 yd.
Both engines brought up, and she grounded 300 yd.
As the "Vindictive" approached, a thick sea fog rolled up the coast, making it impossible to see anything at over 300 yd.
Though dimmed by the fog and drizzle, its glare revealed the entrance 200 yd.Advertisement
The power of the pumping-engines is taken on the basis of 12 h.p. per moo hectares for every metre that the water has to be raised, or stated in another form, the engines must be capable of raising nearly 9 lb of water through I yd.
The group, which had evidentl y been clumsily led, took up a position between the Kiri and the Lake of Scutari, some 3,000 yd.
The Montenegrins had made good their casualties and lay some 600 to 700 yd.
On April i the attack was repeated but with no better success, and for the next 20 days, until the capitulation, Turks and Montenegrins here lay facing one another half-way up the slope at a distance of 60 to yd.
The Turkish position on the Tarabosh consisted of four lines of trenches, some 30 to 40 yd.Advertisement
Couple of good chances, including the 40 yd screamer early on.
B, anterior portion more highly magnified (from Marshall and Hurst, after Sommer); cs, cirrus sac; d, ductus ejaculatorius; f, female aperture; o, ovary; od, oviduct; p, penis; s, shell-gland; t, anterior testis; u, uterus; va, vp, vasa deferentia; us, vesicula seminalis; y, yolk-gland; yd, its duct.
Full-grown specimens are about t yd.
Corps were firing on this area, and as a frontage of only 9 yd.
Punjum is a Mexican, generally 36 yd.Advertisement