Maw, explored the central part of the Great Atlas with the special object of investigating its flora and determining its relation to that of the mountains of Europe.
BARMOUTH (Abermaw, mouth of the Maw, or Mawddach, in Cardigan Bay, the only haven in Merionethshire, North Wales), a small seaport on the north of the estuary.
The chief streams besides the Irrawaddy are the Mon, the Maw, and the Salin, which are largely used for irrigation.
Then followed the wars between Zeus and the gods he had rescued from the maw of Cronus against the gods of the elder branch, the children of Uranus and Gaea - Heaven and Earth.
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In the Tagharat pass Mr Maw was the only one of the party who reached the watershed; but from Jebel Tezah a good view was obtained southward across the great valley of the Sias to the Anti-Atlas, which appeared to be from 9000 to io,000 ft.
de Foucauld, Reconnaissance au Maroc 1883-1884 (Paris, 1888, almost the sole authority for the geography of the Atlas; his book gives the result of careful surveys, and is illustrated with a good collection of maps and sketches); Hooker, Ball and Maw, Marocco and the Great Atlas (London, 1879, a most valuable contribution, always scientific and trustworthy, especially as to botany and geology); Joseph Thomson, Travels in the Atlas and Southern Morocco (London, 1889, valuable geographical and geological data); Louis Gentil, Mission de Segonzac, &c. (Paris, 1906; the author was geologist to the 1905 expedition); Gerhard Rohlfs, Adventures in Morocco (London, 1874); Walter B.
faience made by Maw and Company.
gapedusty little park named for him disappeared into the gaping maw of a new Fort Washington Way.
A dusty little park named for him disappeared into the gaping maw of a new Fort Washington Way.
Etna, Etna, who dances better than I pirouetting above your fearsome maw bellowing a thousand meters below?
These it stuffed whole into its great maw, revealing a multitude of ragged teeth.
Instead, they are sucked into the hungry maw of the Dark and utterly destroyed.
With the empty maw of the valley opening up on our right, it is like cantering along the edge of the world.
Between running the Gretna ticket office and feeding the media's insatiable maw, he's also been in for a brain scan.
I wish Diane was ma maw, but she's no.
puckered little mouth with too much lipstick became a dripping, gaping maw, with needle-sharp teeth the size of bayonet blades.
It is true, a breeze comes from the cave 's maw, its odor organic but not the stench of decay.
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