Sentence Examples

  • In the north the plateau is overlain by red and purple unfossiliferous sandstones, capped near its edge by a cherty limestone also unfossiliferous but possibly of Lower Cretaceous age.
  • The bony plates are overlain by horny scales.
  • Large areas are overlain with trachyte, basalt, obsidian, tuff and pumice.
  • This system rests unconformably on the Witwatersrand series and is unconformably overlain by the Transvaal system.
  • To 12 ft., under a covering of conglomerate locally known as lostra, which is itself overlain by a loose sandy soil.