Sentence Examples


  • He returned home by Mont Cenis, observing the avalanches,2 instead of, as his relatives hoped, securing a post in the French army in Piedmont.
  • The Alps and Pyrenees are in large part deforested, but reafforestation with a view to minimizing the effects of avalanches and sudden floods is continually in progress.
  • Successive temples have been shattered by avalanches, and the existing building is modern.
  • They protect the valleys from destructive avalanches, and, retaining the superficial soil by their roots, they mitigate the destructive effects of heavy rains.
  • 11.625 Col des Avalanches (La Berarde to Vallouise), snow..

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