The large powers conferred by it have no commensurable relation to the duties which attach to the position of neutrality.
In arithmetic he was the first to expound the theory of means and of proportion as applied to commensurable quantities.
Conversation, as we know, denotes an interchange of commensurable meanings.
In order that the punishments of different classes of crime may be proportional, the punishments should be commensurable.
These results were given by Lambert, and used by him to prove that π and π incommensurable, and also any commensurable power of e.
He said he could not compare any sum of money with imprisonment—they were not commensurable quantities.
This is usually proved first for the commensurable case and then for the incommensurable one.
Not that crimes and jests are commensurable or approximable; but they are before the same judge.
Although the reports are more explicit, they are still couched in general terms, and not commensurable.
Since the fraction is infinite it cannot be commensurable and therefore its value is a quadratic surd number.