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  • To the right and left over the fields we could see the inundations. Cited from New York Times Current History: The European War, Feb 1915
  • The time of year mentioned here would fall in about the middle of the inundation in those days. Cited from Egyptian Tales, V1, ed. by W. M. Flinders Petrie
  • This great marine inundation probably took place several million years ago. Cited from Time and Change, by John Burroughs
  • Once out of the mountains, the river's course would change frequently with every heavy inundation.
  • What inundation of life and thought is discharged from one soul into another through them! Cited from English Prose, Ed. by Frederick William Roe and George Roy Elliott
  • Prior to the inundation, it was not more than long and about broad.
  • Eventually, the bridge did fall to pieces, at the time of a great inundation. Cited from The Life of Michelangelo Buonarotti, by John Addington Symonds
  • Rock River is not much subject to inundations, nor do its waters become very low in summer. Cited from Letters of a Traveller, by William Cullen Bryant
  • There the inundation was made ready, and there it began upon a fixed day. Cited from History Of Egypt, Volume 1 (of 12), by G. Maspero
  • The site was but a few feet above the sea-level and was subject to constant inundation. Cited from French Pathfinders in North America, by William Henry Johnson
  • It replaced an existing low level bridge which was designed for inundation.
  • But to-night the territory surrounding them presented a distinct appearance of inundation. Cited from The Right Stuff, by Ian Hay
  • As a result, a few roads in the county were closed due to water inundation.
  • For five months they watched the inundation, which came a little nearer every day. Cited from The Hawaiian Archipelago, Isabella L.Bird
  • But the town stands on land which, in very high water, will run too much risk of inundation. Cited from Minnesota and Dacotah, C. C. Andrews
  • During our visit the inundation of that river takes place. Cited from The Life of Jesus Christ for the Young, Vol. 3, by Richard Newton
  • They must have been broken to pieces had they been swept along by a violent inundation. Cited from The Student's Elements of Geology, Charles Lyell
  • Her return marks the beginning of the inundation and the new year.
  • The inundations came at their appointed season, and then regularly retired. Cited from Cleopatra, by Jacob Abbott
  • Such an inundation as this year was never known before. Cited from Letters from Egypt, by Lucie Duff Gordon
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