Example sentences for: derive

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

  • From this equation we can derive a time-frequency distribution of the signal's energy, that is free of cross-terms, by adding Wigner distributions of selected functions:

  • Many people who wouldn't dream of seeing Crash derive the very same thrills covertly, from an inexhaustible supply of PG titles ranging from The French Connection to the latest generic Lethal Weapon ; they will, of course, hotly deny any tumescence.

  • Where does the United Nations derive its authority to arrest and try accused war criminals from?

  • To describe the possible effects of membrane potential and ion fluxes on cellular activity in Figure 5, we have introduced an electrical 'voltage' property (represented by the 'depol' (depolarization) process icon) of membrane-bound compartments and an ionic 'charge' property used to derive 'ion' icons from atom icons.

  • You might derive very different answers to that question from the three books I read over the holidays.

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...