definition of a piece of matter as a construction will be given later.
Travelling hard all night, we found ourselves next morning past the plain; but the road we were in was not more commodious, the points of the rocks pierced our feet; to increase our perplexities we were alarmed with the approach of an armed troop, which our fear immediately suggested to be the Galles, who chiefly beset these passes of the mountains; we put ourselves on the defensive, and expected them, whom, upon a more exact
examination, we found to be only a caravan of merchants come as usual to fetch salt.
Heavily weighs on me at times the burdensome reflection that I cannot honestly say I am confident as to the exact
shape of the once-seen, oft-regretted Cube; and in my nightly visions the mysterious precept, "Upward, not Northward", haunts me like a soul-devouring Sphinx.
Her shape was not only exact
, but extremely delicate: and the nice proportion of her arms promised the truest symmetry in her limbs.
The equal attraction of the solid crust from all directions maintained this luminous core in the exact
center of the hollow globe.
This travelling-closet was an exact
square, with a window in the middle of three of the squares, and each window was latticed with iron wire on the outside, to prevent accidents in long journeys.
Really, I knew already the anterior part of this submarine boat, of which this is the exact
division, starting from the ship's head: the dining-room, five yards long, separated from the library by a water-tight partition; the library, five yards long; the large drawing-room, ten yards long, separated from the Captain's room by a second water-tight partition; the said room, five yards in length; mine, two and a half yards; and, lastly a reservoir of air, seven and a half yards, that extended to the bows.
Here are the exact
figures: 25 gallons of water, separated into its constituent elements, yield 200 pounds of oxygen and 25 pounds of hydrogen.
question, "What is the exact
distance which separates the earth from its satellite?
M'Choakumchild, anything like that amount of exact knowledge which I looked for.
If your training in the science of arriving at exact results had been more successful, you would have been wiser on these points.
Lorry saw him shrink into the exact
figure that Defarge had had in keeping.