Sentence Examples


  • As astrologers and astonomers charted the movement of the earth in a elliptical pattern around the sun, they saw both mathematical patterns (longitude and latitude), and visible evidence of seasonal nature.
  • If you have some latitude regarding the color of your tiles, this won't be a problem, but if you need some verification that those attractive terracotta tiles really are . . . terracotta, don't rely on photos.
  • Physical surroundings rather than latitude determine the character of the flora.
  • Even so small an area as that of Britain illustrates what has already been pointed out, that the species of a flora change both with latitude and altitude.
  • As a rule, the elevation of the timber line on the mountains increases as the latitude decreases.