Sentence Examples

  • The scenery in this mountain region is of the most varied description; bare precipitous hill-sides seamed with dry, rocky watercourses give place with almost startling rapidity to fertile slopes, terraced literally for thousands of feet.
  • The entire island is an old coral reef upheaved 200 ft., honeycombed with caves and seamed with fissures.
  • Serpentine marble with seamed markings has been found in Adams and Stevens counties.
  • The whole surrounding country is seamed with miles of tunnels in granite, and the hillsides are dotted everywhere with enormous dumps.
  • Their sides are seamed with torrents which tear down the solid rock and sweep its detritus into the glens and sea lochs.