Sentence Examples

  • It is a well-wooded tract, in many places stretching out in charming glades like an English park, but it has a very sparse population and little cultivated land.
  • Many districts are fertile, but some, particularly those in the south-eastern part of the province, do not produce sufficient grain for the requirements of the sparse population.
  • The population of this region, however, is sparse, and its growth is slow.
  • Even amongst savages there are few communities, and those but sparse, which subsist entirely upon what is directly provided by nature.
  • - The population, always sparse in the desert and steppe regions, was never dense even in the more fertile southern districts.

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