Sentence Examples


  • Assume first, however, that there is no uplift from intrusive water.
  • These mountains, consisting of various sorts of gneiss, intrusive granite and gabbro, have been formed partly by faulting but mainly by erosion, the lines of which have been determined by the presence of faults or the presence of relatively soft rocks.
  • Yancey tossed his newspaper aside and stomped into the hallway, where he gruffly answered the intrusive caller.
  • Dean had used a less intrusive pad and pencil with Cynthia Byrne.
  • Volcanic rocks, locally called "Toadstone," are represented in the limestones by intrusive sills and flows of dolerite and by necks of agglomerate, notably near Tideswell, Millersdale and Matlock.