Sentence Examples


  • The " flume " enabled him to dry the bed of a stream while he worked over its gravels.
  • First the " rocker," then the " torn," the " flume," and the hydraulic stream were the tools of the miner.
  • Separating Franconia and Pemigewasset ranges is the romantic Franconia Notch, overlooking which from the upper cliffs of Profile Mountain is a remarkable human profile, The Great Stone Face, immortalized by Nathaniel Hawthorne; here, too, is the Franconia Flume, a narrow upright fissure, 60 ft.