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Example Sentences for "distance"

The winner of the LeMans car race is the driver who is able to cover the greatest distance over a 13.

6 kilometer circuit during a 24 hour period.

In very quiet conditions, a human ear can detect the sound of a wristwatch from a distance of six yards.

The gas station is a considerable distance from here.

The course goes around the city, up the mountain, and out to the ocean, for a total distance of almost 60 miles.

What is the exact distance between San Francisco and San Diego? The distance is much too far to walk.

The young man tried to distance himself from the racist comments made by his father.

Denis Diderot once remarked that distance is a great promoter of admiration.

Victor Borge once said that laughter is the shortest distance between two people.

There is a kind of bird that migrates a total distance of almost 25,000 miles every year.

The tail of a comet can extend over 84 million miles, nearly the distance between the earth and the sun.

The sound of music faded into the distance as we drove slowly home.

Many experts foresee a day when paying for long distance calls will be a thing of the past.

The average distance between stars at the center of a globular cluster is only a few light-months.

Wolves howled in the distance as we walked through the forest at night.

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