Sentence Examples


  • The extent of overflow has thus on each occasion been less.
  • The length of this dam from rock to rock at the overflow level is about 1500 ft.
  • It is the source of the Rio Limay and receives the overflow from two smaller neighbouring lakes.
  • They are constructed not only as navigable waterways, but also to relieve the rivers from periodical overflow, and to drain the marshy districts.
  • The circuit of the walls of London which were left by the Romans was never afterwards enlarged, and the population did not overflow into the suburbs to any extent until the Tudor period.