How to use Hillocks in a sentence

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  • The country was mostly poor and barren, sandy hillocks, with scanty growth of spinifex.

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  • Above it are some bare rocky hillocks, picturesquely studded with pagodas.

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  • All round these salt lakes there are numerous springs, gushing from the sandy hillocks.

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  • The older or upper portion of the town is built on the crest and slopes of five hillocks and in the hollows between them, all forming part of the Jorat range.

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  • Like Drente on the north and Gelderland on the south, Overysel consists of a sandy flat relieved by hillocks, and is covered with waste stretches of heath and patches of wood and high fen.

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  • It is a strip of land narrow at the north end and widening out towards the south, consisting roughly of the continuation of the mountain range which bounds central Siam on the W., though the range appears in certain parts as no more than a chain of hillocks.

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  • They spend their whole time buried in the hot desert sand, in which they construct burrows, throwing up at intervals small hillocks.

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  • A massive bombardment from our heavy artillery began to pound the surrounding hillocks occupied by the Fascists.

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  • They were to be met with in grassy hillocks, the ancient burial mounds of that people.

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  • The triangular depression is reached by one of those little green hillocks so often to be found on English waysides.

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  • The sand usually forms isolated hillocks, called medanos, of a half-moon shape, having their convex sides towards the tradewind.

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