WORD OF THE DAY

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basin

The western Mediterranean is cut off by a bank crossing the narrow strait between Sicily and Cape Bon, usually known as the Adventure Bank, on which the depth is nowhere 200 fathoms. The mean depth of the western basin is estimated at 881 fathoms, and the deepest sounding recorded is 2040 fathoms. In the eastern Mediterranean the mean depth is nearly the same as in the western basin.

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She ignored his question and turned away, moving to a small basin of water.

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It is beautifully situated in the centre of a valley basin on a plateau 3500 ft.

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He retrieved her glass from the basin of the sink and poured her more wine.

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It was that day his ma and her husband took us up in Governor's Basin for a picnic.

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It was that day his ma and her husband took us up in Governor's Basin for a picnic.

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Evnitzki states that the saltest water of the whole basin occurs in the Aegean Sea.

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During the Tertiary period arms of the sea spread into France in the Paris basin from the north, in the basins of the Loire and the Garonne from the west, and in the Rhne area from the south.

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- 829,000, , 21.5 Finistre Gard About two-thirds of the French departments, corn- Gers prising a large proportion of those situated in Gironde mountainous districts and in the basin of the Garonne, Haute-Ga where the birth-rate is especially feeble, show a Haute-Lo Haute-Mi decrease in population.

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- 829,000, , 21.5 Finistre Gard About two-thirds of the French departments, corn- Gers prising a large proportion of those situated in Gironde mountainous districts and in the basin of the Garonne, Haute-Ga where the birth-rate is especially feeble, show a Haute-Lo Haute-Mi decrease in population.

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After what seemed even longer than the Dean's first trip to the mine just two days earlier, they emerged into the basin where the valley floor was a sea of wildflowers.

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above the sea, but lying in a basin, skirts both banks of the river Semois which is crossed by two bridges.

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in the basin of the Adour (7f in.

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She pushed herself away from the door and crossed to a small pitcher of water and basin in the corner.

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Park himself added much to the knowledge of the upper basin of the Senegal.

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The wild flowers are spectacular in Yankee Boy Basin and with this weather, we'll have the place to ourselves.

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It contains few remains of antiquity, except of the aqueduct and basin, said to have been made by the architect Eupalinus for the tyrant Theagenes.

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She whirled away and paused in front of the bathing basin, a sigh robbing her frame of tension.

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In the latter years of his reign Harsha's sway over the whole basin of the Ganges from the Himalayas to the Nerbudda was undisputed.

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What glorious sails we had to Bedford Basin, to McNabb's Island, to York Redoubt, and to the Northwest Arm!

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