Usage examples for removal

  1. Jane Snowdon's removal had caused her no little irritation; the hours of evening were heavy on her hands, and this new emotion was not unwelcome as a temporary resource. – The Nether World by George Gissing
  2. Neforis, who since the fearful hour of her husband's death had seemed stunned and indifferent to all the claims of daily life, living only in her memories of the departed, had been more than willing to leave to the physician the disposal of these two and their removal from her house. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. He had, until last evening, considered nothing for himself; his father's death had occurred when he was too young to see anything in it but a perfectly natural removal of some one immensely old. – The Prelude to Adventure by Hugh Walpole
  4. The whole proceedings of Clive after his capture of Calcutta prove that he intended to direct all his policy to the removal of that young prince from the masnad. – Rulers of India: Lord Clive by George Bruce Malleson
  5. A removal at this season of the year is as impossible, as for him to remain here alone. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  6. The architect, unable to secure consent to their removal was compelled to build upon them and to raise the door. – Problems in Periclean Buildings by G. W. Elderkin
  7. When land is abundant the cuttings may be sunk in single rows, with sufficient space between for horse cultivation, and allowed to mature into two- year- old plants without removal – Success With Small Fruits by E. P. Roe
  8. Treatment should consist of their removal – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  9. In any event it is desirable to let the rod project so far out from the chuck as to enable its being finished and cut off, without removal from or moving it in the chuck, because such chucks are apt in course of time to wear, so that the jaws do not grip the work quite concentric to the line of centres; hence, if the work be moved in the chuck after having been turned, it is apt to run out of true. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  10. Cosmo ordered the removal of other covers at various points, and the exploration was extended over the whole bottom. – The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss
  11. Second, the disappearance of their boat, which had been left below the falls in South River; and, third, the removal of their flag and pole at Observation Hill, a half mile from their home, during the time they were absent on the third voyage. – The Wonder Island Boys: Exploring the Island by Roger Thompson Finlay
  12. He still speaks repeatedly of a removal in the near future to Rome, to France, to England, or back to the Netherlands. – Erasmus and the Age of Reformation by Johan Huizinga
  13. All through the months that followed he went about his business with a clear conscience and a heart slightly relieved by the removal of Anna Hethbridge from his path to prosperity. – From One Generation to Another by Henry Seton Merriman
  14. If the removal of the strata in these several cases had been more complete, the reefs thus formed would have nearly resembled those barrier- like ones now under discussion. – Coral-Reefs by Darwin, Charles
  15. Removal and disposal of Animals which have aborted. – Contagious Abortion of Cows by Ward J. MacNeal
  16. He gave orders for the instant removal of the King of Navarre, and afterwards of the Count d'Harcourt and three others of those present under arrest. – A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume II. of VI. by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
  17. I could only be a humble worker at the slow removal of its foundation stones, a task which may yet require centuries. – The Prose Writings of Heinrich Heine by Heinrich Heine
  18. However, I found it shortly afterwards in this room again, and ordered its removal a second time; but it was soon standing here again in its old place. – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  19. The advice was followed, and the result was a complete removal of the disturbance. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  20. The Principal himself advised the removal – Balzac by Frederick Lawton