a basin

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  • Take them off the fire immediately, and put the whole into a basin. Cited from The Book of Household Management, by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  • The boy's head was immediately held over a basin of running water. Cited from Civics and Health, by William H. Allen
  • This may have once extended across the valley to form the end of a basin.
  • The first thing for you to do is to put your head in a basin of water. Cited from Through the Fray, by G. A. Henty
  • Take off, place in a basin of cold water, and beat for ten minutes. Cited from Miss Parloa's New Cook Book, by Maria Parloa
  • She ran to the house, and returned with a basin of water. Cited from A Wodehouse Miscellany, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • This group of people stands between fallen rocks with water running down into a basin.
  • There she cut it into nine parts, gathering the blood into a basin.
  • These waves can take months or even years to cross a basin like the Pacific.
  • I certainly was much obliged to her, for she twice gave me a basin of water. Cited from The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, & Instruction, Vol. 13, No. 357
  • A valley was formed providing a basin that eventually became modern day Lake Superior.
  • He went behind his little screen, where he plunged his head into a basin of cold water. Cited from The Lighted Way, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • After the repast they brought me water in a basin, and all stood around me. Cited from Manuscript in a Copper Cylinder,James De Mille
  • You will feel better when you've had a basin of hot bread and milk. Cited from Dick and Brownie, by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  • Put in a bowl and place in a basin of ice water. Cited from Miss Parloa's New Cook Book, by Maria Parloa
  • The city is a basin surrounded by mountains on all sides.
  • It is also based in a basin so the weather patterns are slightly different.
  • A stream of water fell over the rocks into a basin in the cave. Cited from Story Hour Readers Book Three, by Coe & Christie
  • In a moment she was back with a basin of water and a cloth. Cited from Baree, Son of Kazan, James Oliver Curwood
  • Just let me go and get a basin of water and a towel. Cited from Dick the Bank Boy, by Frank V. Webster
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