Sentence Examples


  • With increasing altitude vegetation becomes more varied and abundant, until the tree limit is reached; then follows a forest belt, which in the highest mountains is limited above by cold as it is below by aridity.
  • But during the summer, temperatures are affected as much by altitude as by latitude, and the coast is cooled at night by breezes from the Gulf.
  • There was nothing to see at this altitude, but he wasn't seeing anything in the book anyway.
  • At the foot of this range there is, relatively speaking, a depression, with an altitude of about 3850 feet.
  • It is one of the highest mountains of Africa, its highest peak reaching an altitude of 17,007 feet.