Landlocked sentence example

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  • The pouch-shaped, landlocked bay is spacious and easy of access.
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  • It has a large number of landlocked nations without ports to access the international markets, both for imports and exports.
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  • Although Manila Bay is nearly landlocked, it is so large that in times of strong winds it becomes nearly as turbulent as the open sea, and it was formerly so shallow that vessels drawing more than 16 ft.
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  • The coast of Brazil is indented with a number of almost landlocked bays, forming spacious and accessible harbours.
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  • It would also enrage neighboring Turkey, which controls crucial trade routes for the landlocked Iraqi Kurds.
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  • Strangford Lough is an almost landlocked inlet of the sea set within a diverse lowland topography.
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  • Located on the northern perimeter of the stadium, it is a completely landlocked site.
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  • Although the country is totally landlocked, it contains three important rivers the Niger, the Senegal and the Bani.
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  • The harbour is landlocked, and covers 72 sq.
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  • Hunan - The Hunan province is landlocked, and so they have little access to seafood.
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  • Especially if you live in a landlocked state, a beach destination can be romantic and fun for your guests as well.
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  • The principal Canadian ports are Kingston, at the head of the St Lawrence river; Toronto, where the harbour is formed by an island with improved entrance channels constructed both east and west of it; and Hamilton, at the head of the lake, situated on a landlocked lagoon, connected with the main lake by Burlington channel, an artificial cut.
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  • The conveniently situated islands of Tenedos and Lemnos (the latter offering the immense landlocked haven of Mudros as an anchorage) were occupied to serve as naval bases, and on Feb.
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  • It is nearly landlocked to the N., communicating with the Arctic Ocean only by Bering Strait, which is 36 m.
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  • The broader theories of modern zoology might seem to have little bearing on the Echinoderma, for it is not long since the study of these animals was compared to a landlocked sea undisturbed by such storms as rage around the origin of the Vertebrata.
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  • The Gulf of Nicoya, a shallow landlocked inlet, containing a whole archipelago of richly-wooded islets, derives its name from Nicoya, an Indian chief who, with his tribe, was here converted to Christianity in the 16th century.
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  • The explanation appears to be that the shallow and landlocked waters of the Zuider Zee, as well as the sea on the Dutch coast, become raised to a higher temperature in summer than any part of the sea about the British coasts, and that therefore anchovies are able to spawn and maintain their numbers in these waters.
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  • The determining feature of this is the Pagasaeus Sinus (Gulf of Volo), a landlocked basin, extending from Pagasae at its head to Aphetae at its narrow outlet, where the chain of Pelion, turning at right angles to its axis at the end of Magnesia, throws out a projecting line of broken ridges, while on the opposite side rise the heights of Othrys.
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  • But immediately east of that inlet (a remarkable instance of a deep landlocked gulf with no river flowing into it) the Magra, which descends from Pontremoli down the valley known as the Lunigiana, is a large stream, and brings with it the waters of another considerable stream, the Vara.
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  • The town is traversed by canals, and the harbour, which has from 4 to 8 fathoms water, is landlocked by several islands.
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  • At the north end of the first is the Reloncavi, a large and nearly landlocked bay, on which stands Puerto Montt, the southern terminus of the Chilean central railway.
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  • Santa Marta is situated on a small, almost landlocked bay, well protected from prevailing winds by high land on the north and north-east, affording excellent anchorage in waters free from shoaling through the deposit of silt.
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  • Casilda (pop. in 1907, 1246) has a landlocked, shallow harbour; but Masio Bay, a trifle farther distant, accommodates larger craft; and there are excellent deep-water anchorages among the quays off the coast.
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  • The Taitza lake is divided only by a strip of marshland from Lake Razim, a broad landlocked sheet of water which opens on the Black Sea.
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  • The capital, St George, in the south-west, is built upon a lava peninsula jutting into the sea and forming one side of its landlocked harbour.
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  • It derives some importance from its fine landlocked harbour, which, affording accommodation to large vessels, is used as a naval station, and is the centre of an important fishery.
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  • One species, however, Distira semperi, is confined to the landlocked freshwater Lake Taal at Luzon in the Philippines.
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