Sentence Examples


  • The Mississippi river is skirted throughout the length of the state by contours of 400 to 600 ft.
  • If they were Semitic speakers, the present facial contours of the northern Semites, which have spread all over the world, are not Semitic at all: for the Egyptian Armenoids in the statues of the Old Kingdom look like Europeans, and must have been of " European " blood.
  • At the same time it cannot be denied that these maps, unless the contours are inserted at short intervals, lack graphic expression.
  • The hills are shown by contours at intervals of 10 or loo ft.
  • The hachured hills are based upon contours, and are of admirable commensurability.