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.
  • They are constructed not only as navigable waterways, but also to relieve the rivers from periodical overflow, and to drain the marshy districts.
  • 43-409) there was ample time for cities to grow up from small beginnings, to overflow their borders and to be more than once rebuilt.
  • 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.