Sentence Examples

  • The extent of overflow has thus on each occasion been less.
  • The length of this dam from rock to rock at the overflow level is about 1500 ft.
  • The circuit of the walls of London which were left by the Romans was never afterwards enlarged, and the population did not overflow into the suburbs to any extent until the Tudor period.
  • It is the source of the Rio Limay and receives the overflow from two smaller neighbouring lakes.
  • Each of the larger streams, as well as a large proportion of the smaller ones, is accompanied by a belt of bottom land, of greater or less width, lying low as regards the stream, and liable to overflow at times of high water.