Example sentences for: abel

How can you use “abel” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • So does the former name for the colony, Van Diemen's Land (so named by the Dutch explorer Abel Tasman), or its facetious variant, Vandemonia (former Tasmanian convicts being known on the mainland as Vandemonians).

  • He also acted in films; his performances are few but indelible, from his matinee-idol turn as the empathetic monk in Carl Theodor Dreyer's The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928) to his part as Marat in Abel Gance's Napoleon (1927), in which, at one point, he breaks off a discussion by getting down on all fours and barking like a dog.

  • Beck and Abel [ 20 ] reported that administration of ibuprofen before endotoxin blocked the sudden drop in mean arterial pressure in experimentally-induced endotoxic shock in dogs.

  • VOC ships under the command of Abel Tasman landed in Australia some 150 years before Captain Cook.

  • It quoted Spanish Foreign Minister Abel Matutes as saying this could bring "a complete solution" to the row generated by Spain's request for Pinochet to be extradited from Britain for murder, torture, and other human rights violations.


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