Sentence Examples

  • Its situation near the high cordillera gives it a cold, changeable climate.
  • The Lower Tertiary consists largely of reddish sandstones resting upon the old rocks of the Cordillera and of the Sierras.
  • Long, which cuts a way through the Cordillera, and enters the Pacific at Istapa, after forming at San Pedro a fine waterfall more than 200 ft.
  • To a part of these ranges has been given the name of Cordillera de Anahuac, but there is no true cordillera across this part of Mexico.
  • The coast, extending from the base of the Western or Maritime Cordillera to the Pacific Ocean, consists of a sandy desert crossed at intervals by rivers flowing through narrow, fertile valleys.

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