Sentence Examples


  • If the soil is allowed to become dry and pulverized, rain is likely to run off or " puddle the surface without penetrating it more than a very short distance.
  • To enable the soil to grow good crops the upper layer must be pulverized and weathered.
  • The upper layer of the soil must therefore be free from weeds, finely pulverized and stocked with a readily-available supply of nutriment.
  • In 1791 France was pulverized into innumerable administrative atoms incapable of cohesion; and the result was that Paris became more than ever the brain and nerve-centre of France.
  • In England, Kimmeridge Clay, Lias clays, London Clay and pulverized shale and slate are all employed for this purpose.