Flatlander in a sentence

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How to use flatlander in a sentence. Flatlander pronunciation.

But now, drawing back to the edge of the table, gradually lower your eye (thus bringing yourself more and more into the condition of the inhabitants of Flatland), and you will find the penny becoming more and more oval to your view, and at last when you have placed your eye exactly on the edge of the table (so that you are, as it were, actually a Flatlander) the penny will then have ceased to appear oval at all, and will have become, so far as you can see, a straight line.
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The rough diagram given above will make it clear to any Spaceland child that the Sphere, ascending in the three positions indicated there, must needs have manifested himself to me, or to any Flatlander, as a Circle, at first of full size, then small, and at last very small indeed, approaching to a Point.
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The first objection is, that a Flatlander, seeing a Line, sees something that must be THICK to the eye as well as LONG to the eye (otherwise it would not be visible, if it had not some thickness); and consequently he ought (it is argued) to acknowledge that his countrymen are not only long and broad, but also (though doubtless to a very slight degree) THICK or HIGH.
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Well, that is my fate: and it is as natural for us Flatlanders to lock up a Square for preaching the Third Dimension, as it is for you Spacelanders to lock up a Cube for preaching the Fourth.
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Examples of Flatlander

Example #1
The same thing would happen if you were to treat in the same way a Triangle, or a Square, or any other figure cut out from pasteboard.
Example #2
It will appear a circle.
Example #3
But to me, although I saw the facts before me, the causes were as dark as ever.
Example #4
But to me, proficient though I was in Flatland Mathematics, it was by no means a simple matter.
Example #5
This objection is plausible, and, to Spacelanders, almost irresistible, so that, I confess, when I first heard it, I knew not what to reply.
Example #6
He has, therefore, requested me to reply in his behalf to two special objections, one of an intellectual, the other of a moral nature.