SHARD's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of shard
Definition:
n. fragment of brittle substance, as of glass or metal; piece of broken pottery, especially one found in archaeological dig
Example:
The archaeologist assigned several students the task of reassembling earthenware vessels except the shard he had brought back from the expedition.
Sentence in Classic:
Carefully Holmes held each separate shard to the light, but in no way did it differ from any other shattered piece of plaster.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context