Sentence Examples

  • With increasing altitude vegetation becomes more varied and abundant, until the tree limit is reached; then follows a forest belt, which in the highest mountains is limited above by cold as it is below by aridity.
  • But during the summer, temperatures are affected as much by altitude as by latitude, and the coast is cooled at night by breezes from the Gulf.
  • There was nothing to see at this altitude, but he wasn't seeing anything in the book anyway.
  • Southward the altitude falls, Death valley and Coahuila valley being in part below the level of the sea.
  • The first day was behind him, his muscles weren't overly sore, he seemed to be adjusting to the altitude and he had conquered more hills in one day than a year of Pennsylvania biking would offer.

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