Sentence Examples


  • Finally, in the Pontian period, the lagoons became gradually less and less salt, and the deposits are characterized especially by the abundance of shells.
  • North of the Lycaonian plateau lies another zone of folding which may be divided into the East Pontian and West Pontian arcs.
  • Outside the band of Miocene beds the Sarmatian, Pontian and Levantine series, often concealed by Quaternary deposits, cover the great part of the Danube plain.
  • Even the Pontian beds are sometimes folded.