Sentence Examples


  • By 1710 30 acres more had been reclaimed or bought, and by the end of the 18th century the total area was 90 acres.
  • The reclaimed territory is level and excellently drained.
  • The ground on which the port is built has all been reclaimed from the sea.
  • It was estimated that the works would require nine years for their completion, at a total cost of $9,000,000, although the first 200,000 acres could be reclaimed at a cost of $2,700,000.
  • The soil when reclaimed is well adapted for forage crops, cereals, vegetables and deciduous fruits.