(3) Those districts in which Christianity was sparsely scattered, viz.
It is therefore a sparsely settled region with lumbering for one of the leading industries, though there is some mining, as of iron.
Although sometimes short, the tail is generally long, sparsely haired and scaly.
Spencer county was still a wilderness, and the boy grew up in pioneer surroundings, living in a rude log-cabin, enduring many hardships and knowing only the primitive manners, conversation and ambitions of sparsely settled backwoods communities.
The remaining classes of Vertebrata are very sparsely represented in the high Alps; and what few species occur are mostly common to the plains as well.