His voice was gravelly from lack of use, and his arms and legs felt heavy as he tested them.
On leaving the hills it enters on a flat country, and extends over a gravelly bed.
Strong heavy clay soils, sandy and gravelly soils, are almost entirely absent; and the mixture of soil arising from the various stratifications and from the detritus carried down to the plains has created many districts of remarkable richness.
The warbled voice was gravelly.
The soil is a gravelly clay but moderately fertile, and cattle-raising is largely carried on.