Usage examples for ventilation

  1. In those days no use was made of the smoking- compartment, as there was no ventilation, and it was turned over to young Edison, who not only kept papers there and his stock of goods as a " candy butcher," but soon had it equipped with an extraordinary variety of apparatus. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  2. Although the month was October, and the weather cool in that northern climate, the atmosphere of such a packed crowd would have been unbearable but for the fact that the six tall windows that flanked the court- room on each side were let down from the top for ventilation. – The Lost Lady of Lone by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  3. Jack was extremely glad of the change, as there was air and ventilation, whereas in the hold the atmosphere had been close and oppressive. – The Bravest of the Brave or, with Peterborough in Spain by G. A. Henty
  4. The ventilation was poor and the atmosphere vile, but we managed to pull through. – The Lure of the Labrador Wild by Dillon Wallace
  5. The sound came distinctly through the loop- holes in the outer wall of the room- loop- holes made for rifles and left open for ventilation. – Captured by the Navajos by Charles A. Curtis
  6. During storms they are shut in; there is little ventilation; and the horror that reigns in that hold will not let me either eat or sleep. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  7. Iron and cod- liver oil are very useful in the second place; fresh air, good ventilation, and a wise diet must always occupy the first. – The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases by Charles West, M.D.
  8. There was not much in the way of accommodation as the quarters were cramped, the staterooms small and the sanitation and ventilation defective. – Marvels of Modern Science by Paul Severing
  9. He also interested himself in the manufacture of paints, oils, and varnishes, sugar, railway carriages, ordnance, projectiles, and the ventilation of mines. – The-Romance-of-Industry-and-Invention by Cochrane, Robert
  10. It should be perfectly dry and provided with windows for light and ventilation. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  11. With ample material in the shape of short lengths of boards, he had constructed a tiny apartment in one end with so great care that only such wind as was necessary for perfect ventilation found its way in to him, while his bed of shavings was more rest- inviting and probably more cleanly than was the well- worn mattress on which he had slept at Mrs. Wardwell's home. – An Amateur Fireman by James Otis
  12. I'm going to get something done about the ventilation, she observed decidedly; at least in my room. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  13. But after an hour's ventilation through the hatch and a continuous downpour of water, the first mate again led his men below. – The Red-Blooded Heroes of the Frontier by Edgar Beecher Bronson
  14. The Japanese chief physician regards the great prevalence of the malady in this neighbourhood as the result of damp, the reflection of the sun's rays from sand and snow, inadequate ventilation and charcoal fumes. – Unbeaten-Tracks-in-Japan by Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy)
  15. About the only one which would be intelligible to those not familiar with the trade was that for a higher rate of pay per piece; the rest involved such technical considerations as the regulation of speed, ventilation, etc. – Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards
  16. Light, heat, moisture and good ventilation are all required in the grapery. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick
  17. This served to let air into a building which had no other means of ventilation. – Steve Yeager by William MacLeod Raine
  18. In the shed the leaves are to hang upon cords or split Spanish cane, with sufficient room between them for ventilation and drying. – The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes by Tomás de Comyn Fedor Jagor Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow Charles Wilkes
  19. On warm days we could role up the sides of the tent for ventilation. – The Biography of a Rabbit by Roy Benson, Jr.