Sentence Examples


  • When Mr Eyre viewed the country from Mount Deception in 1840, looking between Lake Torrens and the lake which now bears his own name, the refraction of light from the glittering crust of salt that covers a large space of stony or sandy ground produced an appearance of water.
  • Again, the spines arising from the basal crust of ??'
  • The nodules from the "blue earth" have to be freed from matrix and divested of their opaque crust, which can be done in revolving barrels containing sand and water.
  • The sea-worn amber has lost its crust, but has often acquired a dull rough surface by rolling in sand.
  • The fundamental basis of geography is the vertical relief of the earth's crust, which controls all mobile distributions.

How would you define crust? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus