basin which

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  • "A great basin which was the bed of an ancient lake before the water wore its way through." Cited from Over the Pass, by Frederick Palmer
  • Children were sometimes abandoned in a basin which was located at the front portico.
  • There are many projects developed in the river basin which derive their water supply requirements from this river.
  • At the other side the traveller beheld a basin which was a thousand feet higher than the one behind him. Cited from Over the Pass, by Frederick Palmer
  • "And in a basin which from south to north does not comprise less than twenty-five degrees." Cited from Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon, J. Verne
  • With a little work the creek can be turned into the Basin which'll fill up during the winter an' spring. Cited from Added Upon, by Nephi Anderson
  • Here and there, though rarely, these slopes centre in a basin which is occupied by a lake or a dead sea. Cited from Outlines of the Earth's History, by Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
  • She was sloshing along toward the centre of a basin which appeared to be half a mile wide and not more than a mile long. Cited from West Wind Drift, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • After crossing a small range they came to a basin which seemed to have no outlet, and was very barren. Cited from Death Valley in '49, by William Lewis Manly
  • He was in a shallow basin which luckily pointed in the right direction for him. Cited from Way of the Lawless, by Max Brand
  • From here steps covered with Turkish rugs led to the white marble basin which occupied the center. Cited from Venus in Furs, by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
  • It consists of two basins which are connected at times of flood but separated as the waters decline.
  • The Tidal Basin which exists today was not laid out until after World War II.
  • The area is part of the Great Basin which extends across most of the northern half of Nevada.
  • It was named after William Praed, chairman of the company which built the canal basin which lies just to the north.
  • A little further north on the east bank were the two basins which served Conduit Colliery.
  • The Murray meandered between the opposite bergs of the valley or basin which was here about four miles wide. Cited from Interior of Eastern Australia, Vol 2 (of 2), by Thomas Mitchell
  • "The altars and the basin which receives the water are the work of our ancient kings." Cited from Stories from the Odyssey, by H. L. Havell
  • The area is part of several river basins which are all tributarties of the Gulf of Mexico.
  • The arsenal, along with several other buildings, surrounded the harbour basin which was connected to the main harbour by a narrow canal.
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