This was hermetically
closed by a plate of aluminum, fastened internally by powerful screw-pressure.
We raced like madmen along the two galleries; we visited doors and windows--they were closed, hermetically
This done, the hatches are replaced, and hermetically
closed, like a closet walled up.
These nuts are then hermetically
sealed with a resinous gum, and the vegetable fragrance of their green rind soon imparts to the oil a delightful odour.
From the lowest part of my balloon, which is hermetically
closed, issue two tubes a little distance apart.
Other plates, closely fitted, covered the lenticular glasses, and the travelers, hermetically
enclosed in their metal prison, were plunged in profound darkness.
He has been eight years upon a project for extracting sunbeams out of cucumbers, which were to be put in phials hermetically
sealed, and let out to warm the air in raw inclement summers.
They took the master-keys from our hands, stared at them for a moment and advised us to have new locks made, with the greatest secrecy, for the rooms, closets and presses that we might wish to have hermetically
I found it in a sealed jar, that by chance, I suppose, had been really hermetically
All the broad and spacious corridors of his mind were closed and hermetically
On his part the Prince waited till the doors were hermetically
closed; he would not turn round to ascertain the fact, as that would have been derogatory to his dignity, but he listened with all his ears for the noise of the lock, which would promise him at least an appearance of secrecy.
She returned gliding from the bedroom hermetically
sealed in her black shawl just as she had gone in, with the protruding hand holding the lighted candle and relieved my perplexity as to her morbid turn of mind by telling me something of the murder story in a strange tone of indifference even while referring to its most horrible features.