Sentence Examples


  • Some parts of it lay below high-water mark on the Hugli, and its low level throughout rendered its drainage a most difficult problem.
  • Of high-water mark, and 383,024,000 tons in the South Wales coalfield under the sea in St Bride's Bay and part of Carmarthen Bay.
  • Depth over the sill at high-water spring tides; and a dry dock at its southern end has a length of 408 ft.
  • At high-water spring tides there are 40 ft.
  • The brightest belongs to those species which grow near low-water mark, or under the shade of larger algae at higher levels; species which grow near high-water mark are usually of so dark a hue that they are easily mistaken for brown seaweeds.