Sentence Examples


  • MELORIA, a rocky islet, surrounded by a shoal, almost opposite Leghorn.
  • Some of the sandbanks are dry; and no part of the shoal has a greater depth than 3 or 4 ft.
  • With flat and shelving shores, the shoal-banks off the main mouths of the delta form the chief danger to shipping, and this is guarded against by a good service of lighthouses and lightships.
  • Natural gas, piped from the Kansas fields, is used for light and power, and electricity for commercial lighting and power is derived from plants on Spring River, near Vark, Kansas, and on Shoal creek.
  • Without the occurrence of any event worthy of being chronicled, till suddenly one night at ten o'clock the water was found to shoal, without any sign of breakers or land.