Sentence Examples

  • Side, formerly used as a coal depot by ships of the British navy.
  • It is the chief depot for grain raised in the Gezira, has oil and soap works, and is a thriving commercial centre, being on the main trade route between Khartum and Abyssinia.
  • It was founded in 1811, as a depot for the fur trade, by John Jacob Astor, in whose honour it was named.
  • Its organization consists of 40 battalions of infantry with one transport and one depot company, 14 regiments of cavalry of 4 squadrons each, 6 regiments of field artillery with 24 batteries and 6 battalions of heavy artillery with 24 batteries, and two battalions of engineers.
  • The Chilean government has established its chief naval depot here.