Sentence Examples


  • Cape becomes bar, and plain shoal, and valley and gorge deep water and channel.
  • A breakwater was therefore planned on the Monarch shoal, to double the available anchorage area and increase the frontage of deep-water wharves available in all weathers.
  • MELORIA, a rocky islet, surrounded by a shoal, almost opposite Leghorn.
  • Much of this area is shoal water, but the accommodation available was largely increased by the removal during 1904-1908 of 24,000,000 tons of sand.
  • In the shoal waters about Juan Fernandez are found a species of codfish (possibly Gadus macrocephalus), differing in some particulars from the Newfoundland cod, and a large crayfish, both of which are caught for the Valparaiso market.