Sentence Examples

  • After a century and ft half it began to recede rather than to advance.
  • Islands are frequent; the banks recede and become lower until, after 50 m., they stand almost level with the water.
  • End the hills again recede and the plain widens to include Dweru.
  • The first two predominate earlier, and gradually recede before the last-named.
  • As we recede in time we find the extinct representatives of many of these orders approximating more and more closely to a common generalized type, so that in a large number of early Eocene forms it is often difficult to decide to which group they should be assigned.