Example sentences for: imperfect

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

  • It concerned the shocking case of M. Lucien Maître-Crèche, a Parisian copywriter sentenced to eight years in prison for using the imperfect subjunctive case of a prohibited verb, jumbo frankfurter , in a series of ads posted in the Paris Metro.

  • There was much grumbling in the ranks about this question but, if imperfect, it does rest on a solid theoretical foundation.

  • Other causes of publication bias include language restrictions [ 13 19 ] and imperfect search techniques.

  • The sadness is not for what was, or even for what might have been, but for what always comes between the two--the feeling of being in the eternal, dream-absorbing, imperfect present.

  • The accumulated data provide particular support for DISC1 , DTNBP1 , NRG1 , and RGS4 . Each of these genes has received support from multiple lines of evidence with imperfect consistency: 1) The case for each of these as a candidate gene for schizophrenia is supported by linkage studies; 2) The preponderance of association study findings provides further support; 3) mRNA from each gene is expressed in the prefrontal cortex as well as in other areas of the brain; and 4) Additional neurobiological data link the functions of these genes to biological processes thought to be related to schizophrenia.

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