plateaus

All Noun
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  • In many places their plateaus rise eight thousand feet above the sea. Cited from The Air Ship Boys, by H.L. Sayler
  • There are plateaus, but you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.
  • The city was built on low-level plateaus to ward off water damage.
  • They cover an area of, with plateaus from above sea-level.
  • Because of the cold desert like conditions on the plateaus there are very little plants and animals.
  • The plateaus are both thin and go in an east-west direction along the ridge.
  • They must rest upon the granite foundation of the hills and plateaus below. Cited from The Soul of Democracy, by Edward Howard Griggs
  • Most of the heights and all plateaus are situated into the eastern parts.
  • The bottom of this part is relatively flat, but has a few plateaus.
  • These plateaus are not all due to the same cause. Cited from Increasing Efficiency In Business, by W.D. Scott
  • South of the northern low lands is a great belt of mountains and plateaus.
  • Great fires break out over the elevated plateaus and hill-sides, during the dry season. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 9, No. 56, June, 1862, by Various
  • This district, in its northern part, is often spoken of as the High Plateaus. Cited from Dry-Farming, by John A. Widtsoe
  • Some swamps can also be found, which is not usual on such high plateaus.
  • The eastern plains and plateaus receive much lower amounts, from to below per year.
  • Plateaus can be observed in in mathematical models as well as natural systems.
  • The urban settlement is made mostly on top of these plateaus and along the valleys.
  • There are a few plateaus in the interior to the west of the province.
  • Exercise I. Describe one or more plateaus that you have observed in your own experience. Cited from How to Use Your Mind, by Harry D. Kitson
  • But these east-and-west cliffs and the plateaus which they form are divided by north-and-south lines in another manner. Cited from Canyons of the Colorado, by J. W. Powell
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Root form of plateaus is plateau for the noun.