Sentence Examples


  • The continental area is on one side of the sphere and the oceanic on the other.
  • Wide areas, giving rise to oceanic depressions and leaving the continents protuberant; the other, folding along comparatively narrow belts, giving rise to mountain ranges.
  • The Trachylinae, on the other hand, are above all oceanic forms, and have no polyp-stage, and hence there is typically no alternation in their life-cycle.
  • The general scheme of oceanic circulation was made out prior to 1910.
  • The Pacific has few islands; the oceanic islands are volcanic, and coral formations are of course scanty.