CONCENTRIC's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of concentric
Definition:
a. having a common center, circles of different size, one within another
Example:
The target was made of concentric circles.
The discovery last week that two nurses at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital here had caught the virus while treating Mr. Duncan extended concentric circles of fear to new sets of hospital workers and other contacts.
Sentence in Classic:
The building, when entire, had never been above sixteen feet long by twelve feet in breadth, and the roof, low in proportion, rested upon four concentric arches which sprung from the four corners of the building, each supported upon a short and heavy pillar.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
On the surface there was not visible so much as that quiver, that trembling, those obscure concentric circles which announce that something has fallen in, and that the plummet may be dropped.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
Again the avenger had been foiled, and again his concentrated hatred urged him to continue the pursuit.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
I had expected to see Sherlock Holmes impatient under this rambling and inconsequential narrative, but, on the contrary, he had listened with the greatest concentration of attention.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The police are making the mistake of concentrating their attention upon the second, because it happens to be the one which is actually criminal.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
There was only one creature in the world that could concentrate for him all the brightness and meaning of life.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
As he had from a child a taste for painting, and as, not knowing what to spend his money on, he had begun collecting engravings, he came to a stop at painting, began to take interest in it, and concentrated upon it the unoccupied mass of desires which demanded satisfaction.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The horse was not yet ready, but feeling a peculiar concentration of his physical forces and his intellect on what he had to do, he started off on foot without waiting for the horse, and told Kouzma to overtake him.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
We have fully concentrated forces of nearly seventy thousand men with which to attack and defeat the enemy should he cross the Lech.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context