Sentence Examples


  • Nine-tenths of the rainfall is absorbed by the loess and sandy soils, with only one-tenth being "run-off."
  • These not only pollute the land but the run-off causes water pollution as well.
  • The pesticides and the chemicals also get into the ground water supplies in the nearby communities and cause widespread pollution of local waterways from rain water run-off.
  • Nonpoint source pollution or run-off pollution includes apparently minor household contaminants such as lawn chemicals or car cleaning fluids.
  • The Greg Norman Waterproof Rain Pants have sealed seams and leg opening extensions for water run-off.