Sentence Examples


  • There is an immense granary and a wool warehouse with capacity for 40,000 bales.
  • To the south-east stretches the fruitful plain of Beauce, "the granary of France," of which the town is the commercial centre.
  • The Moors had made Alemtejo the granary of Portugal, but war had undone their work, and large tracts of land were now barren and depopulated.
  • South Beveland is sometimes called the "granary" and Walcheren the "garden" of Zeeland.
  • Yet it was the produce of this valley that formed the chief granary Valley of the Roman Empire.