Sentence Examples


  • Dean had no stomach for going any deeper than necessary and the water from the mine seepage was getting deeper.
  • Few of the mountain creeks succeed in reaching the arid plains, and those that do quickly disappear by evaporation or by seepage into the gravels.
  • Many of the smaller streams in the Black Hills lose their waters in their lower courses through seepage and evaporation.
  • The river enlarged the canal, and finding a steeper gradient than that to its mouth, was diverted into the Colorado desert, flooding Salton Sea; 1 and when the break in this river was closed for the second time in February 1907, though much of its water still escaped through minor channels and by seepage, a lake more than 400 sq.
  • In the valleys there are many small streams whose waters never reach the ocean, but disappear by seepage or evaporation.

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