Sentence Examples


  • It contains several cisterns, excavated in the rock.
  • The south-eastern portion of the city has been excavated only very partially.
  • At Halicarnassus (q.v.) the Mausoleum, the monument erected by Artemisia to her husband Mausolus, about 360 B.C., was excavated by Sir C. T.
  • It will be convenient here to give a general view of the more important Minoan remains recently excavated on various Cretan sites.
  • The whole district of Casas Grandes is further studded with artificial mounds, from which are excavated from time to time large numbers of stone axes, metates or corn-grinders, and earthern vessels of various kinds.