How to use Malarious in a sentence
In the highlands, where some fertile upland tracts produce corn, dates and other fruits, the climate is genial, but elsewhere it is extremely sultry, and on the low-lying coast lands malarious.
The eucalyptus is of quite modern introduction; it has been extensively planted in malarious districts.
The dwellers in a malarious region like the Terai (at the foot of the Himalayas) are miserable,.
One of the most interesting was carried out in 1900 for the London School of Tropical Medicine by Dr Sambon and Dr Low, who went to reside in one of the most malarious districts in the Roman Campagna during the most dangerous season.
The first of these was in 1899, and the subjects were the railwaymen employed on certain lines running through highly malarious districts.Advertisement
In the malarious islet of Asinara a pond of stagnant water was treated with petroleum and all windows were protected with gauze.
Eight Red Cross ambulances, each with a doctor and attendant, were sent into the most malarious parts of the Campagna in 1900.
An experiment made on the railway staff at Bovino, a highly malarious district on the Adriatic, gave a striking result.
If this factor could be discovered it might be applied to the suppression of the disease in malarious localities.
Races inhabiting malarious districts acquire a certain degree of resistance, no doubt through natural selection.Advertisement
The coast plains were in parts very fertile, especially the (now malarious) lower valley of the Crathis.
The climate is damp, hot and malarious.
It is situated in a malarious, almost desert plain, 9 m.
Its present deserted and malarious state is probably owing to the silting up of the mouth of the Silarus, which has overflowed its bed, and converted the plain into unproductive marshy ground.
The town is situated in low, malarious ground, and was originally buried in jungle, but the Russians during their occupation of the place in 1723-34 cleared much timber and jungle and made some open spaces.Advertisement
The 17th and 18th centuries, however, mark the worst period of depopulation in the more malarious parts of the Campagna, which seems to have begun in the 15th century, though we hear of malaria throughout the middle ages.
The malarious tarsi fringing the Himalayas, the uninhabitable swamps of the Gangetic delta, and the wide jungles of the central plateau are at present the chief home of the tiger.
After overcoming the natural difficulties of a malarious climate and precipitous hills, the sepoys were on several occasions fairly worsted by the unexpected bravery of the little Gurkhas, whose heavy knives or kukris dealt terrible execution.
It was first used in 1861, and since then has been employed during the hot weather as a health station for the British troops quartered in the hot and malarious vale of Peshawar.
The place is low-lying and malarious.Advertisement
Somaliland and the Danakil lowlands have a hot, dry climate producing semi-desert conditions; the country in the lower basin of the Sobat is hot, swampy and malarious.
The lowlands, rising but a few feet above the Caspian, and subject to frequent floodings, are extremely malarious, while the highlands, culminating with the magnificent Demavend (19,400 ft.), enjoy a tolerably healthy climate.
Except in the malarious coast zone, the climate is temperate, bracing and exceptionally healthy.
The climate of the low-lying coast lands is hot and malarious, but in the mountains it is cool and healthy.
The climate in the district is therefore decidedly malarious, especially at the beginning and end of the rains.Advertisement