Usage examples for fig

  1. It will be apparent that the arrangement shown in Fig. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  2. For science and for books, he said He never had a wish; No school to him was worth a fig, Except a school of fish. – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick
  3. Only the bigger drops can do it, and reference to the number at the side of Fig. – The Splash of a Drop by A. M. Worthington
  4. 2. Tracing from 1950 U. S. Geological Survey maps of same area shown in Fig. – The Forest Habitat of the University of Kansas Natural History Reservation by Henry S. Fitch Ronald L. McGregor
  5. The slab shown in Fig. – Animals of the Past by Frederic A. Lucas
  6. There were numerous large trees of the fig tribe in the immediate neighbourhood. – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker
  7. Like every great teacher, he has cursed the barren fig- tree. – George Bernard Shaw by Gilbert K. Chesterton
  8. How old is that fig- tree in your garden? – Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate by Charles Turley
  9. The open end of the sealed part and one of the ends of the other part are now held in opposite sides of the flame, inclined at a slight angle to one another as indicated in Fig. – Laboratory Manual of Glass-Blowing by Francis C. Frary
  10. " Well then, the fact is, friend Sancho," said the duke, " that unless you become softer than a ripe fig, you shall not get hold of the government. – The History of Don Quixote, Volume II., Complete by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  11. If so, it is a case of Fig. – Symbolic Logic by Lewis Carroll
  12. And climb Philondas' trees, and leave never a fig behind. – Theocritus by Theocritus
  13. We have seen in Fig. – Amusements in Mathematics by Henry Ernest Dudeney
  14. We rose from the bower, and all went down the garden- walk to see the fig- tree at the foot of it, and sundry other things at the western entrance- door, where Miss Kate Greenaway was painting. – Stories of Authors, British and American by Edwin Watts Chubb
  15. Personally, he did not care a fig about it if Silviane chose to make an exhibition of herself, well, he would be there to see; but the " Globe" was sacred. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  16. He has cursed the barren fig- tree of modern religious movements. – G. K. Chesterton, A Critical Study by Julius West
  17. The date of this retreat of the sea, represented in Fig. – The History of the European Fauna by R. F. Scharff
  18. Why this should occur will be readily understood by a reference to Fig. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  19. 46b to that of Fig. – Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son by John Mills
  20. The path into which they came was narrow, winding through wild fig- trees and olives, and constantly ascending. – Bye-Ways by Robert Smythe Hichens