Usage examples for bi

  1. The only bright spot in those long days seemed to be made by the regular visits of Mr. Juxon, by the equally regular bi- weekly appearance of the Ambroses when they came to tea, and by the little dinners at the vicarage. – A Tale of a Lonely Parish by F. Marion Crawford
  2. And is that the bi- metallists' doing- or is it the Home Government? – A Crooked Mile by Oliver Onions
  3. The Tartaric Acid and Bi- Carbonate of Soda can of course be bought cheaper of wholesale druggists than you can make them, unless you are doing things on a large scale, but Potato Starch any one can make. – One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed by C. A. Bogardus
  4. 63. Shu'- ka- bi Bunch of clouds Ponca. – Indian Games and Dances with Native Songs by Alice C. Fletcher
  5. He threw himself energetically into the contest which culminated in the Scottish Disruption of 1843; and for the last sixteen years of his life he was editor of the bi- weekly paper, The Witness, which had been established by the leaders of the Free Church movement as the organ of their opinions. – The Age of Tennyson by Hugh Walker
  6. Probably it was the vicinity of our hotel to the Church of Notre Dame that, until we discovered its brighter side, led us to esteem Versailles a veritable city of the dead, for on our bi- daily walks to visit the invalids we were almost certain to encounter a funeral procession either approaching or leaving Notre Dame. – A Versailles Christmas-Tide by Mary Stuart Boyd
  7. And that's how Bi got his chance again, and threw it away just as he had last year. – The New Boy at Hilltop by Ralph Henry Barbour
  8. My hair will be flying like the mane of a wild mare, my eyes bi- i- i- g- so. – The Rustler of Wind River by G. W. Ogden
  9. The next day five hundred daily, weekly, monthly, or bi- monthly newspapers took up the question; they examined it under its different aspects- physical, meteorological, economical, or moral, from a political or social point of view. – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  10. Let mercury stand for the bi- polar metallic principle, best imaged as a line or 'axis' from north to south,- the north or negative pole being the cohesive or coherentific force, and the south or positive pole being the dispersive or incoherentific force: the first is predominant in, and therefore represented by, carbon,- the second by nitrogen; and the series of metals are the primary and, hence, indecomponible 'syntheta' and proportions of both. – Literary Remains, Vol. 2 by Coleridge
  11. His Jee- bi again left the carcass, and he once more found himself in the shape of a human being. – The Myth of Hiawatha, and Other Oral Legends, Mythologic and Allegoric, of the North American Indians by Henry R. Schoolcraft
  12. In the year 1876 the town of Sudbury observed the bi- centennial on the 18th day of April, thus giving sanction to the date on the monument. – Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1 by George Boutwell
  13. Shape it so as to be a bi- convex, and a picture appears in its focus. – Aphorisms and Reflections from the works of T. H. Huxley by Thomas Henry Huxley