So, on the continent of Europe, it is applied in this sense to parish priests, as the Fr.
On the European continent the game can scarcely be said to be played on scientific principles.
Since then this pest has spread across the African continent and even reached Madagascar.
The open grate still holds favour in England, though in America and on the continent of Europe it has been superseded by the closed stove.
America and on the continent of Europe it is much used for domestic heating.
Towards the close of the Palaeozoic era France had become a part of a great continent; in the north the Coal Measures of the Boulonnais and the Nord were laid down in direct connection with those of Belgium and England, while in the Central Plateau the Coal Measures were deposited in isolated and scattered basins.
The presence of these giant reptiles on the group is the chief fact on which a former land connexion with the continent of America may be sustained.
"Nearly all authorities agree that it is not probable that they have crossed the wide sea between the Galapagos Islands and the American continent, although, while they are helpless, and quite unable to swim, they can float on the water.
In 1816 he visited the continent, and first at Geneva and afterwards in Montauban (1817) he lectured and interviewed large numbers of theological students with remarkable effect; among them were Malan, Monod and Merle d'Aubigne.
- The salient features of the Australian continent are its compact outline, the absence of navigable rivers communicating with the interior, the absence of active volcanoes or snow-capped mountains, its isolation from other lands, and its antiquity.
Similar granitic intrusions occurred in New South Wales and Queensland, and built up a mountain chain, which ran north and south across the continent; its worn-down stumps now form the east Australian highlands.
The rest of the continent gets a lot of rain so it can be considered well watered.
The whole of the east coast of the continent is well watered.
The southern shores of the continent receive much less rain.
A geological map of the whole continent, on the scale of 50 m.
The climate of the Northern Territory is extremely hot, except on the elevated tablelands; altogether, the temperature of this part of the continent is very similar to that of northern Queensland, and the climate is not favourable to Europeans.
These are collected by the natives, and are known over most of the continent as nardoo.
One value even of the smallest well is, that when you look into it you see that earth is not continent but insular.
Is it the source of the Nile, or the Niger, or the Mississippi, or a Northwest Passage around this continent, that we would find?