Example sentences for: demise

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

  • But the LAT front-page piece offers an explanation: the move signifies the "demise of the slash-and-burn turnarounds of the 90s."

  • One last thought on the Times lead story on the demise of the Christian Coalition as a potent political force.

  • In fact, the apoptotic demise (yielding double-stranded DNA breaks) of female germ cells throughout gestations of most vertebrates will encompass more than one-half of precursor populations [ 38 39 ] . Day 75 is the approximate time-point when a maximum number of oogonia is achieved in lambs; a nearly five-fold loss then occurs between Days 75 and 90 [ 40 ] . In some cases of nutritional deprivation cellular losses are accelerated [ 38 ] and reproductive performance of the female offspring during adulthood is attenuated [ 1 ] . Prenatal exposure to famine (1944-45 Dutch cohort) did not affect subsequent fertility of women [ 41 ] . Numbers of oogonia/oocytes and weights of mid-gestational fetal ovaries of sheep were increased [ 2 42 ] or not influenced by undernutrition [ [ 3 ] , present study].

  • In sufficient numbers, such consumers could spell B & N's demise.

  • (For a head start on the satire, check out the work of Slate necro-economists and .) But the true import of the new "death penalty" is the demise of the old one.

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