Sentence Examples


  • The distribution of the mass of the atmosphere over the surface of the earth is also controlled by the relief of the crust, its greater or lesser density at the surface corresponding to the lesser or greater elevation of the surface.
  • Who knows but if our instruments were delicate enough we might detect an undulation in the crust of the earth?
  • He world- sees throughout all the chaos of irregular crust-forms the ridges and recurrence of a certain harmony, a succession of folds or hollows.
  • A puritan may go to his brown-bread crust with as gross an appetite as ever an alderman to his turtle.
  • The fundamental basis of geography is the vertical relief of the earth's crust, which controls all mobile distributions.