Sentence Examples


  • The delta arms sometimes remain blocked with ice the whole year round.
  • The most fertile soil is the alluvium of the' Delta, deposited during the overflows of the Mississippi.
  • The Senegal indeed has what is styled an interior delta, but, with the exception of the marigot named, all the divergent branches rejoin the main stream before the sea is reached.
  • The delta soil is typically a heavy, black, alluvial clay, very fertile, but difficult to work; admixture of sand is beneficial, and the localities where this occurs yield the best cotton.
  • The Delta is drained chiefly by the Yazoo.