Sentence Examples

  • Below it, and their water is at all seasons very free from silt or mud.
  • This current catches the silt brought down by the rivers and projects it in long banks, or lidi, parallel with the shore.
  • Much of this silt is again carried away by the San Juan.
  • The immediate effect, which is highly beneficial, is the deposition of silt from the tide.
  • As might be expected under these conditions, it ranges from fine sand to silt which approaches clay in texture.