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How to use devised in a sentence
To get a resolution about genocide passed, he devised a letter-writing campaign.
As their name implies, they devised bespoke tools and techniques for breaking into computers.
This was the most sophisticated global tracking system ever devised, and it worked with lethal efficiency.
We have devised a constitutional right to love whom you want, and to have that love legally recognized.
Palmer also went on a small weight lifting program prescribed by one doctor and a general strengthening scheme devised by another.
Numerous methods for staining capsules have been devised, but few are satisfactory.
The most promising of the methods which have been devised are cryoscopy, the methylene-blue test, and the phloridzin test.
They were devised for counting the leukocytes in the same specimen with the red corpuscles.
Quentin Gray regarded the story of Kazmah as a very poor lie devised on the spur of the moment.Dope|Sax Rohmer
Rushing into an opposite extreme, the most outrageous receptacles for the precious dust were devised.