Sentence Examples


  • The density of the forest is greatly augmented by the cipos, or lianas, which overgrow the largest trees to their tops, and by a profusion of epiphytes which cover the highest branches.
  • Carriage sidings, still extant beyond the fine signal box, are somewhat overgrown.
  • Heavily overgrown on my visit in 1997, the site has now been cleared by a very enthusiastic local group.
  • In high summer both alternatives tend to get rather overgrown.
  • The church is a small edifice partly overgrown with ivy.

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