Sentence Examples

  • 2) .1 Again, the Straits of Magellan are neutralized as between Argentina and Chile under a treaty of the 23rd of July 1881.
  • A peculiar type of coiled basketry is found at the Strait of Magellan, but the motives are not American.
  • They include several species widely distributed throughout South America, extending even to the straits of Magellan, from one of which (C. cutleri of Peru) the guinea-pig is derived.
  • Four years later (1520) the Portuguese seaman, Ferdinand Magellan, entered the estuary in his celebrated voyage round the world, undertaken in the service of the king of Spain (Charles I., better known as the emperor Charles V.).
  • Magellan, as soon as he had satisfied himself that there was no passage to the west, left the river without landing.

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