Apses in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Apses

plural of apse

Short Example Sentences for Apses

  • 1. The three apses are filled with fine mosaics. 🔊

How to use Apses in Sentences?

  • 1. It has recently been discovered that these aisles, contrary to what was usually believed, were terminated with apses and were not square-ended. 🔊
  • 2. They may best be described as squares of 26 feet, with apses or tribunes at either end which increase the length to 55 feet. 🔊
  • 3. The old cathedral, imposing with its clustered apses and great length and loftiness, and restored facade, would be the show of any English town. 🔊
  • 4. Mars now appeared too slow at the apses instead of too quick, so obviously some intermediate ellipse must be sought between the trial ellipse and the circle on the same axis. 🔊
  • 5. Half-way between the apses lay the mean distance, and at this position the error was half the distance between the ellipse and the circle, amounting to .00429 of a radius. 🔊