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Usage examples for vat

  1. Vat now you say of dat Alf? – Between Whiles by Helen Hunt Jackson
  2. " Well thought of, Franz; here's luck to Mynheer Jan." The host set down a jar; then to a vat Lost in the distance of his cellar, ran. – Sword Blades and Poppy Seed by Amy Lowell
  3. Why, vat is it? – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  4. The actual food is cooked within the vat or caldron inside the water jacket, so that the heat does not come in contact with the food direct, thus preventing burning. – Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights by Kelly Miller
  5. When all was ready the thrice- lovely Nastasia said to Tremsin, " Now, leap first of all into the cold vat, and then into the warm vat, and then into the boiling hot vat!" – Cossack Fairy Tales and Folk Tales by Anonymous
  6. Vat vas I to do? – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  7. Pale- faced apples they exclude as much as may be from their cider- vat. – Wild Apples by Henry David Thoreau
  8. One great vat he collected, after some years of the bottles, and sealed up a multitude of my folk and cast them off a ship; somehow the currents dragged the box to Atlantis. – The Giants From Outer Space by Geoff St. Reynard
  9. I didn't realize that there'd be a splash when she went into the vat. – In the Dark by Ronal Kayser
  10. He removed his easel to an attic- room in Mrs. Fleet's house; and every hour of Dennis's absence heard him say: " Vat I do for you now? – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  11. Medea helped it to struggle out of the vat, and then it turned and smote the vat with its head. – The Golden Fleece and the Heroes who Lived Before Achilles by Padraic Colum
  12. He stood by the largest vat until all the oxygen was gone, except that remaining in his lungs. – Deepfreeze by Robert Donald Locke
  13. The second is taller; he, too, is old, and wears a ragged caftan; his broad gray beard is streaked yellow, and he is a powerful man: he turned my boat around as though it were a vat, before I had a chance to help him; he also is a cheerful man. – Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales by Leo Tolstoy
  14. Vat did you eat? – The Veiled Lady and Other Men and Women by F. Hopkinson Smith
  15. Having reverently placed it on a small table, the boy, at a signal from his master, drew forth a phial and dropped its contents into a bronze vat or brazier which stood at the far end of the room. – The Valley of Decision by Edith Wharton
  16. Vat for he shoot? – The Peace of Roaring River by George van Schaick
  17. Vat I tell you? – Land of the Burnt Thigh by Edith Eudora Kohl
  18. For ten years he tried equal quantities of this and well rotted and prepared stable- manure, side by side, in the same field, and obtained great crops; but in no stage of their growth could he see that crops on the land manured from the stable were any better than those that had received only the soil from the vat. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
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