Sentence Examples


  • On the west side of the Nyanza the wall of the rift-valley runs close to the lake shore and at the N.W.
  • Both east and west the walls of the rift-valley are close to the lake,the water in many places washing the base of the cliffs.
  • It receives many tributaries from the sides of the rift-valley, and is navigable for canoes.
  • Lastly, between the basins of the Atlantic and Indian Oceans there is an area of inland drainage along the centre of the East African plateau, directed chiefly into the lakes in the great rift-valley.
  • The formation of the existing rift-valley seems in any case to date from Tertiary times only.
 

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