Inundated sentence example

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  • The inundated lands abound with water-fowl.
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  • The low lying areas were inundated by flood waters.
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  • It consists entirely of rich alluvial soil, annually inundated to a depth varying from 2 to 14 ft.
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  • Having caught a cold from a flood which inundated his house, he died in November 1633, at the age of fifty-seven, apparently in needy circumstances.
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  • I have been inundated with requests for that type of training.
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  • I am being inundated with complaints from them now.
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  • Political unrest inundated the country.
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  • Anthony and the family were literally inundated with letters, cards, flowers and every kind of offer of help.
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  • Another inundation, in 1604, suggested the transfer of the city to Tacubaya, but the landowners opposing and the city being again inundated in 1607, the Nochistongo tunnel was begun under the auspices of a Jesuit, Enrico Martinez, and roughly completed in eleven months.
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  • In 1870 Fort Merxem and the redoubts of Berendrecht and Oorderen were built for the defence of the area to be inundated north of Antwerp. In 1878, in consequence of the increased range of artillery and the more destructive power of explosives, it was recognized that the fortifications of Antwerp were becoming useless and out of date.
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  • All public business in the government offices and law courts was conducted in the language, and the Transvaal at the time of its annexation by Great Britain was being gradually inundated by officials, railway servants and others introduced from Holland, who spoke modern Dutch.
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  • The rainfall is heavy in the wet season, causing many of the rivers to spread over extensive areas, but in the dry season the inundated plains become dry, the large rivers fed by the snows and rainfall of the Andes return within their banks, the shallow lagoons and smaller streams dry up, vegetation disappears, and the level plain becomes a desert.
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  • It is navigable for a period of about five months of the year, when the Purus valley is inundated; and, for the remaining seven months, only canoes can ascend it sufficiently high to communicate overland with the settlements in the great indiarubber districts of the Mayutata and lower Beni; thus these regions are forced to seek a canoe outlet for their rich products by the very dangerous, costly and laborious route of the falls of the Madeira.
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  • From the latter river, however, to the Ucayali, a distance of nearly 150o m., the forested banks are just out of water, and are inundated long before the river attains its maximum flood-line.
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  • Then when an outbreak occurs the snow and ice melt, and in that way they sometimes give rise to serious catastrophes (jokulhlaup), through large areas being suddenly inundated by great floods of water, which bear masses of ice floating on their surface.
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  • Gang activity inundated the town.
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  • The company was inundated with inquiries about heat stress.
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  • The police was inundated with calls from people who saw the unexplained lights on Saturday night.
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  • Politicians were inundated with inquiries from all over the country.
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  • There is an estimated county total of seasonally inundated grassland of 481 acres, the proportion which is grazed is unknown.
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  • I do not know the distribution and extent of the grazing marsh which is pasture or meadow and how much is grazed and periodically inundated with water.
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  • The river has an extensive flood plain which is still regularly inundated.
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  • The results were amazing too see, and had wide-spread effects with local homes and commercial premises inundated by floodwater.
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  • There is an estimated county total of seasonally inundated grassland of 481 ha, the proportion which is grazed is unknown.
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  • As a result of these processes we may well see areas of land inundated by the sea.
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  • They are completely inundated with calls from farmers seeking help with their applications for the single farm payment.
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  • These families are often inundated with information from a wide range of professionals, many of whom will not have direct experience of deafness.
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  • At the time of his death his family was inundated with tributes from even the likes of American newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst.
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  • Last weekend was a phenomenal success with many studios inundated by visitors.
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  • The producer Mr Leckie was inundated with offers of work following his production trickery here.
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  • But it was soon found that the cost of the section required to complete the railway between Stryetensk and Khabarovsk, along the Shilka (246 m.) and the Amur (1160 m.), would be enormous, while neither the wild mountainous tracts of the lower Shilka and upper Amur, nor the marshy, often inundated region between Khabarovsk and the Little Khingan mountains, could ever be the seat of a numerous population.
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  • Melbourne swamped by flash floods Perched on the roofs of their cars, they look out bewildered on a city inundated with flash floods.
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  • A letter campaign inundated Intel with over 2000 letters about their plant built on land Israel confiscated in 1949 from expelled Palestinian villagers.
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  • If the baby you are buying for already has at least one older brother or sister, he or she may already be inundated with toys.
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  • Many first time parents are inundated with advice from their family, friends, and even their pediatrician.
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  • With the market getting inundated with "brain games" and trivia games, you can get more brain power from playing games like Brain Age, Scene It, and puzzle games.
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  • When women sign up for an online dating site, they are frequently inundated with messages from men running the spectrum from dreamy to dreadful.
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  • Sad to say, many online dating sites have become inundated with profiles that are little more than covert advertisements for other services.
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  • This is much better than when you make mistakes in a printed puzzle, leaving the crossword puzzle marked with faded letters or inundated with eraser residue.
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  • You will also be inundated with ads, because that's how they can make the ecards free.
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  • Websites that sell stock photography are inundated with new photos each day.
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  • Although the Internet is inundated with celebrity news, only a few sites are actually worth visiting to get current and accurate information.
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  • When Halloween rolls around, you'll see stores inundated with a wide selection of clothing decorated with ghosts, goblins and witches.
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  • If you've been trying to look across the web for free bass guitar instruction, you've likely been inundated with just how much info is out there.
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  • In fact, shortly after opening the cyber doors to Sowhatif, the fledgling company was inundated with requests for information on where to locate plus size formal dresses appropriate for prom and other special occasions.
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  • Granted, I understand it is part of the environment, but I seemed to be inundated with it in every scene of this game.
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  • With a world so inundated with media, choices are all around us at every moment.
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  • They are inundated with songs, television programming and video games that make use of profane language on a regular basis.
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  • They are inundated with the Internet and computer usage wherever they go, and children can be seen surfing the Net at home, school and even in public libraries.
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  • If you want avoid being inundated with unwanted advertisements, use a temporary e-mail address from Gmail or Yahoo, or skip this type of reading altogether.
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  • With the democratization of the industry, people are inundated with music.
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  • Professional help is available for those who feel inundated by the process.
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  • Once an earthy destination for hopeful musicians, Curtis claims her producer is inundated with requests for auto tune (that nifty little gadget that keeps Ashlee Simpson-types on pitch).
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  • Although there were no plans to release I'll Be There as a single - in fact, it was a very late edition to the set list - Mariah's label at the time, Columbia Records, was inundated with requests from fans for a single release.
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  • The success of Little People Big World has meant that the family farm has been inundated with visitors.
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  • While you can certainly send them both messages (tweets), they are likely inundated with questions from fans and may not get back to you.
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  • Almost all of the sites offering a free blog review are inundated with requests, as there are thousands of new blogs created every day.
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  • A seraph with wings extended flew towards him from the horizon and inundated him with pleasure unutterable.
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  • Holland was again inundated in 1673.
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  • Only light boats (galary) are floated down this broad, shallow stream, whose flat and open valley is often inundated.
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  • The, least healthy time of the year is the latter part of autumn, when the inundated soil is drying.
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  • Six Mile Creek crosses the south side of the city and empties into Cayuga Inlet, which crosses the western and lower districts, often inundated in the spring.
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  • A famous instance of these penitential litanies is the litania septiformis ordered by Gregory the Great in the year 590, when Rome had been inundated and pestilence had followed.
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  • The principal of these were called Upper and Lower Thessaly, the former comprising the western and south-western part, which contains the higher course of the Peneius and all those of its tributaries that flow from the south - the Enipeus, the Apidanus, the Onochonus and the Pamisus; while the latter, which reaches eastward to the foot of Ossa and Pelion, is inundated in parts at certain seasons of the year by the Peneius, the flood-water from which forms the lake Nessonis, and, when that is full, escapes again and pours itself into the lake of Boebe.
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  • The inundated grasslands were prone to flooding.
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  • Thus, in 1902by no means an abnormal yearstatistics show the following disasters owing to typhoons: casualties to human life, 3639; ships and boats lost, 3244; buildings destroyed wholly or partially, 695,062; land inundated, 1,071,575 acres; roads destroyed, 1236 m.; bridges washed away, 13, 685; embankments broken, 705 m.; crops damaged, 8,712,655 bushels.
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  • The banks are usually low, in part forested and inundated at high water, but away from the river the country appears to consist of dry plains covered with mimosa scrub.
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  • Within the Archean protaxis they are of the most varied shapes, since they represent merely portions of the irregular surface inundated by some morainic dam at the lowest point.
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  • Mythical history relates how Seithennin's drunkenness inundated the land now covered by the bay, and how King Arthur's ship was wrecked upon Meisdiroedd Enlli near Bardsey.
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  • Rice is an important crop in the inundated lands of Lambayeque and Libertad.
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