Off the Queensland coast the shelf broadens, its outer edge being lined by the seaward face of the Great Barrier Reef.
Thereafter it broadens out and becomes the high table-land of Galilee, Samaria and Judaea, and gradually sinks into the plateau of north Sinai.
End of Lake Baikal, then it broadens out so as to include the whole of the Amur basin, the total summer precipitation there being about 12 in.
The anterior segment broadens and becomes umbrella-shaped; it has a powerful row of cilia round the rim and smaller cilia on the general surface.
Just above the Lol confluence the Jur broadens out and forms a lake (Ambadi) 0 m.
The narrow foot-plateau of British East Africa broadens out to the south of Bagamoyo to a width of over loo m.
Here it broadens into Lake Ibrahim (Kioga) (in reality a vast backwater of the Nile discovered by Colonel Chaille Long in 1874), and continues navigable (save for sudd obstacles at times) right through Lake Ibrahim and thence northwards for loo m.
South of the isthmus aforesaid, North Island rapidly broadens out.
The cadmium line having a wave-length of 2288 A broadens by pressure equally in both directions, but if mercury be added the broadening is more marked on the less refrangible side.
To the west the Limfjord broadens into an irregular lake, with low, marshy shores and many islands.
At some points, notably at Lake Peoria, it broadens into vast expanses resembling lakes.
But Knox broadens his plan so as to claim also the property which had been really gifted to the Church by princes and nobles - given by them indeed, as he held, without any moral right and to the injury of the people, yet so as to be Church patrimony.
It reduces the breadth of the Solent to a little over 4 m., and broadens at the end, on which stands Hurst Castle, an important fortification dating from the time of Henry VIII.
And a depth of 12 ft.; but in its lower course, north of its junction with the Krung Daru, the valley broadens to 121 m.
It occupies a small but fertile and beautiful valley, shut in by mountains on every side except towards the sea, and containing the fortified haven of Portugalete, the industrial town of Baracaldo, and the villages of Santurce and Las Arenas, where the Nervion broadens to form the Bay of Bilbao at its mouth.
It broadens out southward to a width of 900 m.
Rumania begins on the seaward side with a band of territory called the Dobrudja; and broadens westward into the form of a blunted crescent, its northern horn being called Moldavia, its southern Walachia.
It broadens considerably as it approaches its mouth, where it is about 1750 ft.
The Amazon at times broadens to 4 and 6 m.
The river Alde broadens as if into an estuary, but its outflow is here prevented by the sand, and it runs south for nearly 10 m.
Cieza is built in a narrow bend of the Segura valley, which is enclosed on the north by mountains, and on the south broadens into a fertile plain, producing grain, wine, olives, raisins, oranges and esparto grass.
DOROHOI, or Dorogoi, the capital of the department of Dorohoi, Rumania; on the right bank of the river Jijia, which broadens into a lake on the north.