Sentence Examples with the word exceeding

This church is remarkable for its exceeding narrowness in proportion to its length.

We conclude that a double line cannot be fairly resolved unless its components subtend an angle exceeding that subtended by the wave-length of light at a distance equal to the horizontal aperture.

The submarine cables of the world now have a length exceeding 200,000 nautical miles, and most of them have been manuf actured on the Thames.

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The Chilean Andes between Tacna and Valdivia are crossed by 24 passes, the majority of them at elevations exceeding 10,000 ft.

In average altitude, the highest summits not exceeding 6000 ft., and one of the passes being as low as 1400 ft.

The Pony differs essentially from the hackney in height, the former not exceeding 14 hands.

To the east Cloud Hill, and to the south Mow Cop, rise sharply to heights exceeding l000 ft.

Development, from the smallest bulging of a portion of the side-wall of the tube to a huge and complex sac, greatly exceeding in capacity the remainder of the alimentary canal.

With a battle-front exceeding two days' marches the wrong distribution of reserves by both sides was a grave misfortune.

Laoag in north Luzon with a population of 19,699, Iloilo in Panay with a population of 19,054, Cebu with a population of 18,330, and Nueva Caceres in south Luzon (r0,201), were the only towns with a population exceeding ro,000; and Manila (219,928) was the only city.