Sentence Examples


  • The distribution of the mass of the atmosphere over the surface of the earth is also controlled by the relief of the crust, its greater or lesser density at the surface corresponding to the lesser or greater elevation of the surface.
  • He world- sees throughout all the chaos of irregular crust-forms the ridges and recurrence of a certain harmony, a succession of folds or hollows.
  • Who knows but if our instruments were delicate enough we might detect an undulation in the crust of the earth?
  • The fundamental basis of geography is the vertical relief of the earth's crust, which controls all mobile distributions.
  • In the stricter sense, physical geography is that part of geography which involves the processes of contemporary change in the crust and the circulation of the fluid envelopes.