Sentence Examples


  • Terrestrial sedimentation was, indeed, a great feature of the Tertiary.
  • The natural process of sedimentation assisted the gradual artificial drainage of the marshes by means of embankments confining the river.
  • We have seen that in the Carboniferous rocks there are two phases of sedimentation, the one marine, the other continental; corresponding with these there are two distinct faunal facies.
  • Outside the region affected by glaciation, deposits by wind, rain, rivers, &c., have been building up the land, and sedimentation has N ~ been in progress in lakes and about coasts.
  • Gruber and Durham showed that sedimentation occurred when a small quantity of the homologous serum was added to an emul:_on of the bacterium in a small test-tube, and found that this obtained in all cases where Pfeiffer's lysogenic action could be demonstrated.
 

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