Sentence Examples


  • The distribution of the mass of the atmosphere over the surface of the earth is also controlled by the relief of the crust, its greater or lesser density at the surface corresponding to the lesser or greater elevation of the surface.
  • Who knows but if our instruments were delicate enough we might detect an undulation in the crust of the earth?
  • He world- sees throughout all the chaos of irregular crust-forms the ridges and recurrence of a certain harmony, a succession of folds or hollows.
  • The fundamental basis of geography is the vertical relief of the earth's crust, which controls all mobile distributions.
  • But the relief of the crust is not a finished piece of sculpture; the forms are for the most part transitional, owing - their characteristic outlines to the process by which they aieomorph 'o ogy.