Sentence Examples

  • Nor is there any sign of moraines, glacier-scorings or other traces of the ice-age.
  • Glaciation was formerly much more extensive, old moraines being observed down to 12,000 ft.
  • The presence of enormous glaciers in the Ice Age is attested by the moraines at the Atlantic end, and by other indications farther east.
  • Numerous glacial marks, however, such as polished striated rocks, moraines, erratic blocks, &c., prove that the whole of Greenland, even the small islands and skerries outside the coast, has once been covered by the inland ice.
  • Its front rested on Staten Island and Long Island, whose surface features, and a part of whose area, are due to the deposits along the ice front, including terminal moraines and outwash gravel plains.

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