Sentence Examples

  • ADAM'S BRIDGE, or Rama'S Bridge, a chain of sandbanks extending from the island of Manaar, near the N.W.
  • Some of the sandbanks are dry; and no part of the shoal has a greater depth than 3 or 4 ft.
  • As the mouth is choked with sandbanks, goods are disembarked at Mariinsk and carried by train (9 m.) to Alexandrovsk at the head of the Gulf of Tartary.
  • Its mouth is divided by sandbanks into many channels.
  • In front of the delta are sandbanks and rocks which prevent the passage of vessels except by a canal, 18 m.

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