Usage examples for mechanism

  1. In so far as they meant by evolution mere mechanism, they explained nothing and destroyed the notion of evolution besides.  Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  2. Garrick had secured two rather good- sized boxes from the boy, and was carrying them rather carefully, as if they contained some very delicate mechanism.  Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  3. Her flying mechanism was partially sustaining; my own probably was still effective.  Tarrano the Conqueror by Raymond King Cummings
  4. But Aunt Faith detected a want of expression in this studied mechanism; it seemed to her that Sibyl did not, in her heart, feel the spirit of the music which her fingers played.  The Old Stone House by Anne March