Sentence Examples


  • The latter discolours the sand and so one finds, round the coast and towards the upper margin of the zone between highand low-water marks, an under layer of black sand formed in this way.
  • The efforts of the river authorities are being directed to the deepening and improvement of the navigable channel from the sea to Strassburg, the low-water depths aimed at being TO ft.
  • Deep. In June 1908 the maximum low-water draft of the channel and the basin was 19 ft.
  • Above low-water mark, thus inundating the plains for many miles along both its banks.
  • Above low-water level, Paramaribo is well-drained, clean and in general healthy.