Sentence Examples


  • These are either roasted or exposed to the weathering action of the air.
  • It is covered with a layer of thin, dry soil, through the slow weathering of the coral rocks.
  • Was Cade weathering out the storm?
  • The indirect geographical elements, which, as a rule, act with and intensify the direct, are mainly climatic; the prevailing winds, rainfall, mean and extreme temperatures of every locality depending on the arrangement of land and sea and of land forms. Climate thus guided affects the weathering of rocks, and so determines the kind and arrangement of soil.
  • All streams, from the tiniest rill to the greatest river, are continually engaged in transporting downstream solid particles of rock, the product of weathering agencies in the area which they drain.