Sentence Examples


  • The harbour had two large basins, now almost choked with sand.
  • The basins of the Parana and Paraguay are separated by low mountain ranges extending north from the sierras of Paraguay.
  • The climate is healthy in the uplands, though subject to violent changes; in the valleys fever is very prevalent, especially in the basins of the Boyana, the lower Drin and the Simen.
  • These saline basins extend down to the lower terraces of Cordoba, Mendoza and La Pampa.
  • The rivers of the province belong to the basins of the Indian Ocean and the Java Sea respectively, the water-parting being formed by the western and eastern ends respectively of the northern and southern lines of mountain peaks.