Sentence Examples

  • The circuit of the walls of London which were left by the Romans was never afterwards enlarged, and the population did not overflow into the suburbs to any extent until the Tudor period.
  • It is the source of the Rio Limay and receives the overflow from two smaller neighbouring lakes.
  • On the appearance of serious leakage the overflow level of the water originally at of was lowered for safety to gh; and for many years the reservoir was worked with its general level much below gh.
  • They overflow into the extensive clearings made by man in the primeval mountain forests.
  • It may be at first sight objected that a case is assumed in which there is no overflow before the reservoir begins to fall, and therefore no such loss as generally occurs from that cause.

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