Sentence Examples with the word exceedingly

This statement holds good for the Gulf of Suez, in which the water is much salter than in the open;sea; but in the Gulf of Akaba the distribution is exceedingly uniform, nowhere differing much from an average of 40.6 per mille.

It has a very long neck and exceedingly soft woolly fur of a light reddish-fawn colour with very white flanks.

His duties were thus rendered exceedingly onerous, and his labour became excessive.

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They are exceedingly hard and difficult to pulverize, odourless, bitter and readily confused with black mustard seeds.

The separation of caesium from the minerals which contain it is an exceedingly difficult and laborious process.

But I had not proceeded far, when I began to bethink me that the Captain with whom I was to sail yet remained unseen by me; though, indeed, in many cases, a whale-ship will be completely fitted out, and receive all her crew on board, ere the captain makes himself visible by arriving to take command; for sometimes these voyages are so prolonged, and the shore intervals at home so exceedingly brief, that if the captain have a family, or any absorbing concernment of that sort, he does not trouble himself much about his ship in port, but leaves her to the owners till all is ready for sea.

It is somewhat curious that some of those who claim Rabelais as an enemy of the supernatural in general have been the loudest to condemn this blemish, and that some of them have made the exceedingly lame excuse for him that it was a means of wrapping up his propaganda and keeping it and himself safe from the notice of the powers that were.

To make the ligament, a very large number of exceedingly fine copper wires laid close together are soldered to the upper surface of the upper trunnion.

The production of mosaics is an industry still carried on with much success in Italy, which indeed ranks exceedingly high in th department.

It is an exceedingly scarce bird, and beyond its having an Arctic habitat, little has yet been ascertained about it.