Example sentences for: devised

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

  • In place of Munkàcsi's wonderfully motley and individuated agglomerations, party photographer Max Ehlert devised solid blocks of anonymous party-rally heads, or a whole sheet of stiff-arm saluters blurred into human coleslaw.

  • Conservation was assessed using the genome sequences of Saccharomyces cerevisiae and three closely related Saccharomyces species, which had been sequenced to identify conserved regulatory sequences [ 26 ] . To exploit this comparative genomic data, we have devised a method that systematically tested sequence pairs for joint conservation across genomes and close spacing within individual TCRs.

  • The piece claims that China has successfully devised a new espionage strategy that can "consistently defeat our ability to investigate or prosecute spying offenses."

  • Nearly 30 years ago, Sam Peckinpah devised a massacre at the climax of The Wild Bunch that he thought would take the casualness out of killing.

  • Since medieval times, masons had devised confidential phrases and handshakes to recognize fellow craftsmen and protect their trade secrets from outsiders.


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