Sentence Examples

  • It had finally stopped raining, but the water had not receded yet.
  • As a consequence, the extent of land devoted to wheat in the British Isles receded in 1895 to less than i 2 million acres.
  • As a consequence, a comparatively slow and very limited movement at the root confers great range and immense speed at the tip, the speed of each portion of the wing increasing as the root of the wing is receded from.
  • These were formed in different geological ages by the gulf, which had in historical times receded to a distance of 14 m.
  • As the waters of the lake gradually receded, the rivers reached it by pushing their channels eastward through what was once its bed.