Sentence Examples


  • You find thus in the very sands an anticipation of the vegetable leaf.
  • Dressing auriferous sands,gravels,&c.; 2.
  • The landscape around them was bleak, almost as devoid of plant life as the white sands had been.
  • The oldest, bordering the Lower Carboniferous, is the Tuscaloosa formation of clays and sands arranged as follows: dark clays, thin lignite seams, lignitic clays, sands and chert, and light clays; this formation is 5-15 m.
  • Overlying the Tuscaloosa are the Eutaw sands, characterized by sandy laminated clays, and yellow, orange, red and blue sands, containing lignite and fossil resin.