Sentence Examples


  • The Tertiary deposits cover the whole of the central depression, where they are associated with extensive flows of lava and beds of volcanic ash.
  • The tertiary glycols are known as pinacones and are formed on the reduction of ketones with sodium amalgam.
  • Gruidae, cranes, cosmopolitan, allied Phororhacos, Tertiary of Argentina.
  • The Vicksburg formation lies next in order south-west, in a narrow strip of fairly regular width which alone of the Tertiary formations runs as far west as the Mississippi River; it is probably nowhere more than 110 ft.
  • Although in late Tertiary times widely spread over southern Europe and India, giraffes are now confined to Africa south of the Sahara.