basin

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  • This may have once extended across the valley to form the end of a basin.
  • This basin is approximately in a north-south direction and from east to west.
  • A valley was formed providing a basin that eventually became modern day Lake Superior.
  • These last two are found in all four of the sub-basins of the valley.
  • The most significant feature is the ridge around the largest basin.
  • It is the site where the two great basins of the East Coast meet.
  • Several projects were completed such as construction of a new stock exchange and commercial basin in the first half of the century.
  • This new design moved the five-pointed star-shaped basin to the northern tip of the site.
  • These forests and basins serve as a home to numerous species of birds as well as animals.
  • Barmer district is in the news due to its large oil basin.
  • More than 1000 fish species have been recorded in the river basin.
  • There are six smaller rivers within the city limits, all part of the Black Sea basin.
  • Many new underground rainwater basins have been built across the city in recent years.
  • Primarily they were sold on the corner of Basin Street and Canal Street.
  • There has been little marine, coastal, and river basin management.
  • The tributary river systems in this part of the basin are small.
  • The production of wine in the lower Columbia Basin has become one of the main industries.
  • They are an important component of the deep sea-floor, as they have been found in all four major ocean basins.
  • Most of the basins take their names from cities or towns located at their rims.
  • It forms one of the largest river basins in India.
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Meaning of basin

  • noun A bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids
    she mixed the dough in a large basin
  • noun The quantity that a basin will hold
    a basinful of water
  • noun A natural depression in the surface of the land often with a lake at the bottom of it
    the basin of the Great Salt Lake