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  • On the Swahili coast the south-east monsoon begins in April and the northeast monsoon in November.

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  • The prevalent northeast wind cau s es at times a heavy swell on the lake.

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  • Zizania aquatica (Tuscarora or Indian rice) is a reed-like grass growing over large areas on banks of streams and lakes in North America and northeast Asia.

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  • of Orvieto by road, situated on the northeast bank of the lake of Bolsena.

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  • The 'Auwali and the Nahr el-Zaherani, the only other considerable streams before we reach the Litany, flow northeast to south-west, in consequence of the interposition of a ridge subordinate and parallel to the central chain.

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  • Southern Albania, again, is almost wholly mountainous, with the exception of the plains of Iannina and Arta; the most noteworthy feature is the rugged range of the Tchika, or Khimara mountains, which skirt the sea-coast from south-west to northeast, terminating in the lofty promontory of Glossa (ancient Acroceraunia).

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  • long, and by its northeast shore is the market of the Arab merchants.

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  • northeast of Hermosillo.

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  • A mile and a half northeast are the Falls of Bracklinn (Gaelic, "white-foaming pool"), formed by the Keltie, which takes a leap of 50 ft.

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  • The Merrimac, the second stream of the state in volume, runs in a charming valley through the extreme northeast corner, and affords immensely valuable water-power at Lowell, Lawrence and Haverhill.

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  • The two which drain the largest basin are the Chi Manuk and the Chi Tarum, both rising in the eastern end of the province and flowing northeast and north-west respectively to the Java Sea.

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  • It extends from south-west to northeast about 230 m.

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  • Upper Lough Erne is a typical meandering lake of the limestone lowland, with outliers of higher Carboniferous strata forming highlands northeast and south-west of it.

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  • on El Yunque Peak in the northeast corner, traverses the island from west to east and descends abruptly to the sea at each end.

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  • The first consists of an almost continuous range crossing the northern end of Rio Grande do Sul and following the coast northward to the vicinity of Cape Frio, and thence northward in broken ranges to the vicinity of Cape St Roque, and a second parallel range running from eastern Sao Paulo northeast and north to the eastern margin of the Sao Francisco basin in northern Bahia, where that river turns eastward to the Atlantic. The first of these is generally known as the Serra do Mar, or Coast Range, though it is locally known under many names.

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  • on El Yunque Peak in the northeast corner, traverses the island from west to east and descends abruptly to the sea at each end.

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  • Trieste is situated at the northeast angle of the Adriatic Sea, on the Gulf of Trieste, and is picturesquely built on terraces at the foot of the Karst hills.

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  • northeast of Trieste is the village of Opcina, which possesses an obelisk 1146 ft.

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  • Prince Frederick Charles now rode forward to a point northeast of Verneville, whence the southern boundary of St Privat could be seen.

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  • The mass of Elgon can be seen from the northeast coast of Victoria Nyanza, from near the main Nile stream, from the heights overlooking Lake Rudolf and from the Kikuyu escarpment.

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  • From all the preceding the tiny dik-diks (Madoqua) of NorthEast Africa differ by their hairy noses, expanded in some species into short trunks; while the widely spread klipspringer, Oreotragus saltator, with its several local races, is unfailingly distinguishable by its rounded blunt hoofs and thick, brittle, golden-flecked hair.

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  • As the Guard recoiled (about 8 P.M.) Zieten pierced the northeast corner of the French front, and their whole line gave way as the allies rushed forward on their now defenceless re Three battalions of the Guard indeed stood their French.

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  • Woollen cloth and buckskin are woven at Kamenz, Bischofswerda and Grossenhain, all in the northeast, woollen and half-woollen underclothing at Chemnitz, Glauchau, Meerane and Reichenbach; while Bautzen and Limbach produce woollen stockings.

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  • The palace of the bishops of Durham, which stands at the northeast end of the town, is a spacious and splendid, though irregular pile.

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  • At Tung Kwan the river is joined by its only considerable affluent in China proper, the Wei (Wei-ho), which drains the large province of Shensi, and the combined volume of water continues its way at first east and then northeast across the great plain to the sea.

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  • - and are named, from north to south, Milne-Edwards deep, Krummel deep, Bartholomew deep, Richards deep and Haeckel deep. In the northeast the deeps are again few and small, but they are quite irregularly distributed, and not near the land.

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  • The oblique trend of the coast would be even more pronounced but for a comparatively modern crustal movement, causing a depression in the northeast, with a resulting encroachment of the sea upon the land, and an elevation.

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  • Flanking strata are even better exhibited in the Bighorn Mountains, the front range of northern Wyoming, crescentic in outline and convex to the northeast, like the Laramie Range, but much higher; here heavy sheets of limestone arch far up towards the range crest, and are deeply notched where consequent streams have cut down their gorges.

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  • The typical representative of the group is the great mole-rat (Spalax typhlus) of Eastern Europe and NorthEast Africa, which, together with a few closely allied species, has the eyes completely buried in the skin, and the head much flattened.

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  • To the northeast of Alfreton are South Normanton (pop. 5170), Blackwell (4144) and Tibshelf (3432); to the north Shirland (3929), to the south Ironville and other busy industrial villages.

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  • Our chain bends northeast near the Radstddter Tauern Pass, and preserves that direction through the Lesser Tauern Alps to the Semmering Pass.

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  • Similar events were meanwhile happening in North America, for the seas were steadily filled with sediments which drove them from the northeast towards the south-west, and doubtless those movements which at the close of this period uplifted the Appalachian mountains were already operative in the same direction.

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  • The coast-line extends in a double curve from south-west to northeast, and is formed by a row of sand dunes, 171 m.

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  • In the northeast, dwelling between the Rhine and the Elbe, were the Saxons (q.v.), to the east and south of whom stretched the extensive kingdom of Thuringia (q.v.).

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  • To north and northeast was the land which had been visited in the reconnaissance of the previous year, but beyond it a water-sky appeared in the supposed position of Petermann Land.

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  • Thus its chief affluents from the northeast, the Wanj and the Yaz Ghulam, drain valleys which are comparatively open, and which are said to be splendidly fertile.

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  • The Nan-shan ranges run through the centre of the province from south-west to northeast, and divide it into a northern portion, the greater part of which is drained by the Tsien-tang-kiang, and a southern portion which is chiefly occupied by the Ta-chi basin.

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  • The oblique trend of the coast would be even more pronounced but for a comparatively modern crustal movement, causing a depression in the northeast, with a resulting encroachment of the sea upon the land, and an elevation in the south-west, with a resulting advance of the land upon the sea.

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  • As the Guard recoiled (about 8 P.M.) Zieten pierced the northeast corner of the French front, and their whole line gave way as the allies rushed forward on their now defenceless re Three battalions of the Guard indeed stood their French.

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  • The oblique trend of the coast would be even more pronounced but for a comparatively modern crustal movement, causing a depression in the northeast, with a resulting encroachment of the sea upon the land, and an elevation.

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  • Our chain bends northeast near the Radstddter Tauern Pass, and preserves that direction through the Lesser Tauern Alps to the Semmering Pass.

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  • In the northeast, dwelling between the Rhine and the Elbe, were the Saxons (q.v.), to the east and south of whom stretched the extensive kingdom of Thuringia (q.v.).

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  • In Annam the rainy season begins during September and lasts for three or four months, corresponding with the northeast monsoon and also with a period of typhoons.

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  • The canal and river system attains its greatest utility in the north, northeast and north-centre of the country; traffic is thickest along the Seine below Paris; along the rivers and small canals of the rich departments of Nord and Pas-de-Calais and along the Oise and the canal of St Quentin whereby they communicate with Paris; along the canal from the Marne to the Rhine and the succession of waterways which unite it with the Oise; along the Canal de lEst (departments of Meuse and Ardennes); and along the waterways uniting Paris with the Sane at Chalon (Seine, Canal du Loing, Canal de Briare, Lateral canal of the Loire and Canal du Centre) and along the Sane between Chalon and Lyons.

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  • The chief river traversing it is the Oti, which rises in about 12° N., enters Togoland at its northeast corner, and runs with a very sinuous course south-south-west to its junction with the Volta in 7° 37' N.

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  • An Indian element derived from the northeast is most marked on the eastern side: the Himalayan Gloriosa will suffice as an example, and of more tropical types Phoenix and Calamus amongst palms.

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  • The northern and central districts were previously known as Adel, the northeast coast as Ajan.

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  • BADAKSHAN, including Wakhan, a province on the northeast frontier of Afghanistan, adjoining Russian territory.

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  • They occur to the northeast of Pretoria and occupy still wide areas in the Waterberg district.

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  • A bank of clouds was building to the northeast.

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  • It lies on a hill in the wide valley of the Aterno, surrounded by mountains on all sides, the Gran Sasso d'Italia being conspicuous on the northeast.

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  • The township of Dodbrooke, included within the civil parish, adjoins Kingsbridge on the northeast.

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  • The existence of a tribe called Thyni in Thrace is well attested, and the two cognate tribes of the Thyni and Bithyni appear to have settled simultaneously in the adjoining parts of Asia, where they expelled or subdued the Mysians, Caucones, and other petty tribes, the Mariandyni alone maintaining themselves in the northeast.

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  • Legionary fortresses were established at Wroxeter (for a time only), Chester and Caerleon, facing the Welsh hills, and at Lincoln in the northeast.

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  • Some statues and sphinxes, found in 1861 by Marlette at Tanis (in the northeast of the Delta), which had been usurped by later kings, had peculiar "un-Egyptian" features.

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  • In a season of war and turmoil Oswald won the crown of the northeast English kingdom, stretching to the Forth, with its capital at Eadwinsburgh (?

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  • In the northeast it shelves to a shore, but otherwise the coast is rugged and much indented, numerous caves having been carved out by rain, stream and ocean.

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  • But in the northeast, in Khorasan, meanwhile a storm had arisen, against which his resources and his wisdom were alike of no avail.

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  • The only true glacier is on the northeast side, at the bottom of a large chasm which runs into the heart of the mountain.

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  • Nicaragua comes within the zone of the wet northeast trade-winds, which sweep inland from the Atlantic. The rainfall is heavy along the west side of the lacustrine basin, with an annual mean at Rivas of 102 in., but this figure is sometimes greatly exceeded on the east coast, where rain is common even in the dry season.

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  • to the northeast.

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  • from Cape Anamur in Asia Minor, and its northeast point, Cape St Andrea, is 69 m.

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  • To the northeast of the town is the Solfatura, a half extinct volcano crater, in which sulphurous gases are exhaled.

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  • Shortly afterwards it receives the Dibang, flowing from the northeast; but its principal confluent is the Dihong, which, deriving its origin, under the name of the Tsangpo, from a spot in the vicinity of the source of the Sutlej, flows in a direction precisely opposite to that river, and traversing the tableland of Tibet, at the back of the great Himalaya range, falls into the Brahmaputra in 27° 48' N.

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  • As the Mahommedan power consolidated itself in Bengal, repeated expeditions were sent out against these river pirates of the northeast.

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  • On the northeast side of the square are the public markets.

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  • north of Teheran, flows easterly through the Lar plateau, where it is known as the Lar River, and takes up several affluents; turns to the northeast at the foot of Demavend, leaving that mountain to the left, and flows due north past Amol to the Caspian.

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  • Persias great aim was to recover in the north-west, as in the northeast of her empire, the geographical limits obtained for her by the Safawid kings; and this was no easy matter when she had to contend with a strong European power whose territorial limits touched her own.

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  • in diameter and approached from the northeast by a road or avenue which can still be traced by banks of earth, is an outer circle of trilithons (ioo ft.

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  • The mean annual temperature diminishes very regularly from south-west to northeast, the west coast being warmer than the east, so that the mean temperature at the mouth of the Mersey is as high as that at the mouth of the Thames.

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  • Where the strata are not uniformly porous, they may resist the passage of water from the direction of the sea or they may assist it; and round the whole coast of England, in the Magnesian limestone to the northeast, in the Chalk and Greensand to the east and south, and in the New Red Sandstone to the west, the number of wells which have been abandoned as sources of potable supply, owing to the percolation of sea water, is very great.

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  • Gypsum (in beautiful crystalline form) is found in an almost continuous bed across the state running northeast and south-west with three principal areas, the northern in Marshall county, the central in Dickinson and Saline counties, and the southern (the heaviest, being 3 to 40 ft.

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  • Beyond the Middelbank the Danziger Tiefe, an isolated depression, lies to the south-east, while to the northeast the Gotland basin, the largest and deepest of all, extends north-eastwards to the Gulf of Finland.

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  • The remainder consists of a region of heaths and plateaus to the northeast of the Gave de Pau, and of hills divided by numberless fertile valleys to the west of that river.

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  • The district is traversed from north-west to south-east by the railway from Sulmona to Benevento and on to Avellino, and from south-west to northeast by the railways from Caianello via Isernia to Campobasso and Termoli, from Caserta to Benevento and Foggia, and from Nocera and Avellino to Rocchetta S.

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  • It will be enough to say here that the mountainous region belongs to the great orographical flange which runs from south-west to northeast along the north-western margin of the great plateau of Central Asia.

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  • Then it turns northeast via Mer y to Bokhara and Samarkand, the total distance being 94 0 m.

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  • From it three routes start for West Turkestan; the one principally used climbs over the Bedel pass (13,000 ft.) in the Kokshal-tau and makes a detour round the east and along the north side of the Issyk-kul, while the others cross over the Muz-art pass (12,000 ft.), on the northeast shoulder of Khan-tengri, and the Terek pass (12,730 ft.) respectively, the latter into Ferghana.

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  • In the middle of Hungary a line of hills rises above the plain, striking from the Platten See towards the northeast, where it merges into the inner girdle of the Carpathian chain.

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  • The rest of the county, comprising all its south-east portions between the Middle Oolite belt and the sea, all its northeast portions between the chalk belt and the sea, and a narrow tract up the course of the Ancholme river, consists of alluvial deposits or of reclaimed marsh.

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  • After the desert region is past the Niger receives the waters of the river Sokoto, a considerable stream flowing from the northeast.

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  • Of these chains, to which Spanish geographers give the name Carpetano-Vetonica, the most easterly is the Sierra de Guadarrama, the general trend of which is from south-west to northeast.

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  • ZORNDORF, a village of Prussia, in the Oder valley, northeast of Ciistrin.

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  • In the northeast the ridges are more numerous and higher than in the southwest, where White Oak Ridge and Taylor's Mountain are among the highest, although Missionary and Chickamauga Ridges are better known, because of their association with battles of the Civil War.

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  • A bank of clouds was building to the northeast.

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  • During this period the Pamir and West Nuristan blocks of northeast Afghanistan were also accreted onto Eurasia.

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  • aligned northeast to southwest but for the purposes of description ' ecclesiastical east ' is adopted here.

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  • RSS feed for comments on this post. Anna, pickard, weblog. northeast veering south 8 or 9, increasing 10.

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  • The most recent such episode has given the archipelago a tilt toward the northeast.

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  • Bath & Northeast Somerset Attractions Bath offers the finest Georgian architecture in the country.

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  • My main interests are in studying many aspects of the common dolphin population in the Northeast Atlantic, and reproductive biology in small cetaceans.

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  • block from the northeast, 2001. © Peter Higginbotham.

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  • bounded on northeast and east by England, and on the other sides by the parishes of Morebattle and Linton.

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  • buttress at northeast angle in ' B ' .

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  • ceded all French territories in northeast America to the British.

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  • The Dogger Bank lies in the North Sea about 100 km (60 miles) off England's northeast coast.

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  • concentrations of nitrates in the local groundwater, especially to the northeast of Canterbury (in the Thanet area ).

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  • dam burst Monday, forcing the partial evacuation of a village northeast of Vienna.

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  • North wall: narrow, four-centred arched doorway to tower stair in northeast corner.

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  • North Northumberland Dunes Northumberland North Northumberland Dunes represents embryonic shifting dunes in northeast England.

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  • erected at the northeast of the site.

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  • Houghton Le Spring Houghton le Spring sits at the foot of the magnesium limestone escarpment northeast of Durham.

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  • The British Isles represent the northern extremity of the range in the northeast Atlantic, which extends south to Morocco.

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  • fa Ngum was unable to subdue the unruly highlanders of the northeast regions; these remained independent of Lan Xang Rule.

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  • RSS feed for comments on this post. anna, pickard, weblog. northeast veering south 8 or 9, increasing 10.

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  • Mortlach Moss Aberdeenshire This small base-rich basin fen, lying upon igneous rock, is representative of Alkaline fens in northeast Scotland.

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  • gannets recorded during the incident was along a southwest _ northeast axis from Grassholm (Ibid.

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  • greenbelt countryside in northeast Surrey and adjoining parts of south London.

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  • It joins historic Sherwood Forest in the Northeast and curves round to Attenborough in the southwest.

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  • homestead moat northeast of the manor house, called Spinney Moat, may represent the site of the old manor house.

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  • infirmary from the northeast, 2005. © Peter Higginbotham.

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  • The once extensive 3ft 0in gage ironstone system at Eastwell in northeast Leicestershire also had a snowplow.

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  • A flock of about a dozen jackdaws foraged around the green mown grass of the Holmbush roundabout, northeast Shoreham.

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  • Rural medieval pottery kilns in northeast England are rare.

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  • lies 10 miles northeast of Najaf, a major Shiite religious center.

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  • The Cove at Stanton marks the minor southern midsummer setting as viewed from the northeast circle.

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  • Kufah lies 10 miles northeast of Najaf, a major Shiite religious center.

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  • Most rain, however, falls during the northeast monsoon (November to March ).

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  • The best time to visit is between November and March during the northeast monsoon when it is dry with very little wind.

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  • The northeast monsoon has the worst effect on mangrove communities.

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  • Other buildings included a mortuary at the northeast of the site.

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  • newel stair in northeast angle of tower.

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  • Lausanne is located some 60 km northeast of Geneva.

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  • Location Hogganfield Park Cumbernauld Road Robroyston Glasgow G33 The park lies 5km northeast of Glasgow city center.

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  • We are looking for an experienced Clinical Nurse Advisor to cover the northeast.

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  • The total cost of both surveys is £ 65k and they are being funded by One northeast, through the TyneWear Partnership.

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  • northeast monsoon (November to March ).

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  • northeast coast of Honduras.

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  • northeast corner of the field.

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  • northeast ridge of Scafell Pike, it looms large in the mountain panorama south of Borrowdale.

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  • northeast wind blew on the 14th bringing variable cloud cover.

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  • northeast circle at Stanton Drew (section 4 ).

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  • The aim was to build three game hides in the far northeast of Namibia, near to the border with Botswana.

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  • Leaving the Auvergne region behind, the tour continues as we cross the Rhone Valley and head northeast toward the French Alps.

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  • National Wallace Monument, Abbey Craig, 1 mile northeast of Stirling.

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  • northeast of the island is blessed with a breathtaking setting.

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  • northeast of the country with the Danube River running through the northern suburbs of the city.

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  • northeast of the town.

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  • northeast of the city about three kilometers from the city center.

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  • northeast of the village center.

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  • northeast of the area, it is owned and run by Adur District Council.

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  • As well as Korea, the drought has hit much of Northeast Asia including northern China and Mongolia.

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  • Part of the complex northeast ridge of Scafell Pike, it looms large in the mountain panorama south of Borrowdale.

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  • pottery kilns in northeast England are rare.

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  • This is situated in the northeast quadrant of the city close to the eastern section of the city wall.

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  • quoin stones from the northeast corner may have been re-used for rebuilding the wall just below the eaves line.

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  • rattles along at a good lick, heading northeast toward the hills.

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  • restive city of Baquba, northeast of Baghdad.

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  • North wall: halfway up the second stage is small slit window to light newel stair in northeast angle of tower.

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  • It swings northeast, along the Almond valley, giving views of the magnificent canal viaduct ahead.

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  • In the northeast and along the western corridor are low lightly wooded mountain ranges of mainly volcanic origin.

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  • A mile and a half northeast are the Falls of Bracklinn (Gaelic, "white-foaming pool"), formed by the Keltie, which takes a leap of 50 ft.

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  • Southern Albania, again, is almost wholly mountainous, with the exception of the plains of Iannina and Arta; the most noteworthy feature is the rugged range of the Tchika, or Khimara mountains, which skirt the sea-coast from south-west to northeast, terminating in the lofty promontory of Glossa (ancient Acroceraunia).

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  • Farther inland the Mishkeli range to the northeast of Lake Iannina and the Nemertzika mountains run in a parallel direction.

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  • The prevalent northeast wind cau s es at times a heavy swell on the lake.

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  • The canal and river system attains its greatest utility in the north, northeast and north-centre of the country; traffic is thickest along the Seine below Paris; along the rivers and small canals of the rich departments of Nord and Pas-de-Calais and along the Oise and the canal of St Quentin whereby they communicate with Paris; along the canal from the Marne to the Rhine and the succession of waterways which unite it with the Oise; along the Canal de lEst (departments of Meuse and Ardennes); and along the waterways uniting Paris with the Sane at Chalon (Seine, Canal du Loing, Canal de Briare, Lateral canal of the Loire and Canal du Centre) and along the Sane between Chalon and Lyons.

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  • of Orvieto by road, situated on the northeast bank of the lake of Bolsena.

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  • The two which drain the largest basin are the Chi Manuk and the Chi Tarum, both rising in the eastern end of the province and flowing northeast and north-west respectively to the Java Sea.

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  • Upper Lough Erne is a typical meandering lake of the limestone lowland, with outliers of higher Carboniferous strata forming highlands northeast and south-west of it.

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  • lat., and of minimum temperature north and northeast of this maximum.

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  • The chief river traversing it is the Oti, which rises in about 12° N., enters Togoland at its northeast corner, and runs with a very sinuous course south-south-west to its junction with the Volta in 7° 37' N.

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  • An Indian element derived from the northeast is most marked on the eastern side: the Himalayan Gloriosa will suffice as an example, and of more tropical types Phoenix and Calamus amongst palms. The forest flora of Madagascar, though including an endemic family Chlaenaceae, is essentially tropical African and the upland flora south temperate.

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  • long, and by its northeast shore is the market of the Arab merchants.

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  • The northern and central districts were previously known as Adel, the northeast coast as Ajan.

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  • The first consists of an almost continuous range crossing the northern end of Rio Grande do Sul and following the coast northward to the vicinity of Cape Frio, and thence northward in broken ranges to the vicinity of Cape St Roque, and a second parallel range running from eastern Sao Paulo northeast and north to the eastern margin of the Sao Francisco basin in northern Bahia, where that river turns eastward to the Atlantic. The first of these is generally known as the Serra do Mar, or Coast Range, though it is locally known under many names.

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  • BADAKSHAN, including Wakhan, a province on the northeast frontier of Afghanistan, adjoining Russian territory.

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  • They occur to the northeast of Pretoria and occupy still wide areas in the Waterberg district.

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  • In Annam the rainy season begins during September and lasts for three or four months, corresponding with the northeast monsoon and also with a period of typhoons.

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  • northeast of Hermosillo.

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  • Trieste is situated at the northeast angle of the Adriatic Sea, on the Gulf of Trieste, and is picturesquely built on terraces at the foot of the Karst hills.

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  • northeast of Trieste is the village of Opcina, which possesses an obelisk 1146 ft.

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  • It lies on a hill in the wide valley of the Aterno, surrounded by mountains on all sides, the Gran Sasso d'Italia being conspicuous on the northeast.

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  • The rest of the interior was partitioned by Pompey amongst the inland cities, almost all of which were founded by him, and, according to one view, was included together with the seaboard west of Amisus and the corner of northeast Paphlagonia possessed by Mithradates in his new province Pontus-Bithynia.

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  • The 'Auwali and the Nahr el-Zaherani, the only other considerable streams before we reach the Litany, flow northeast to south-west, in consequence of the interposition of a ridge subordinate and parallel to the central chain.

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  • The township of Dodbrooke, included within the civil parish, adjoins Kingsbridge on the northeast.

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  • Prince Frederick Charles now rode forward to a point northeast of Verneville, whence the southern boundary of St Privat could be seen.

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  • On the Swahili coast the south-east monsoon begins in April and the northeast monsoon in November.

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  • The mass of Elgon can be seen from the northeast coast of Victoria Nyanza, from near the main Nile stream, from the heights overlooking Lake Rudolf and from the Kikuyu escarpment.

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  • The Merrimac, the second stream of the state in volume, runs in a charming valley through the extreme northeast corner, and affords immensely valuable water-power at Lowell, Lawrence and Haverhill.

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  • From all the preceding the tiny dik-diks (Madoqua) of NorthEast Africa differ by their hairy noses, expanded in some species into short trunks; while the widely spread klipspringer, Oreotragus saltator, with its several local races, is unfailingly distinguishable by its rounded blunt hoofs and thick, brittle, golden-flecked hair.

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  • Woollen cloth and buckskin are woven at Kamenz, Bischofswerda and Grossenhain, all in the northeast, woollen and half-woollen underclothing at Chemnitz, Glauchau, Meerane and Reichenbach; while Bautzen and Limbach produce woollen stockings.

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  • The palace of the bishops of Durham, which stands at the northeast end of the town, is a spacious and splendid, though irregular pile.

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  • The existence of a tribe called Thyni in Thrace is well attested, and the two cognate tribes of the Thyni and Bithyni appear to have settled simultaneously in the adjoining parts of Asia, where they expelled or subdued the Mysians, Caucones, and other petty tribes, the Mariandyni alone maintaining themselves in the northeast.

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  • At Tung Kwan the river is joined by its only considerable affluent in China proper, the Wei (Wei-ho), which drains the large province of Shensi, and the combined volume of water continues its way at first east and then northeast across the great plain to the sea.

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  • - and are named, from north to south, Milne-Edwards deep, Krummel deep, Bartholomew deep, Richards deep and Haeckel deep. In the northeast the deeps are again few and small, but they are quite irregularly distributed, and not near the land.

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  • Flanking strata are even better exhibited in the Bighorn Mountains, the front range of northern Wyoming, crescentic in outline and convex to the northeast, like the Laramie Range, but much higher; here heavy sheets of limestone arch far up towards the range crest, and are deeply notched where consequent streams have cut down their gorges.

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  • The typical representative of the group is the great mole-rat (Spalax typhlus) of Eastern Europe and NorthEast Africa, which, together with a few closely allied species, has the eyes completely buried in the skin, and the head much flattened.

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  • Legionary fortresses were established at Wroxeter (for a time only), Chester and Caerleon, facing the Welsh hills, and at Lincoln in the northeast.

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  • To the northeast of Alfreton are South Normanton (pop. 5170), Blackwell (4144) and Tibshelf (3432); to the north Shirland (3929), to the south Ironville and other busy industrial villages.

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  • It extends from south-west to northeast about 230 m.

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  • Similar events were meanwhile happening in North America, for the seas were steadily filled with sediments which drove them from the northeast towards the south-west, and doubtless those movements which at the close of this period uplifted the Appalachian mountains were already operative in the same direction.

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  • The coast-line extends in a double curve from south-west to northeast, and is formed by a row of sand dunes, 171 m.

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  • Some statues and sphinxes, found in 1861 by Marlette at Tanis (in the northeast of the Delta), which had been usurped by later kings, had peculiar "un-Egyptian" features.

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  • To north and northeast was the land which had been visited in the reconnaissance of the previous year, but beyond it a water-sky appeared in the supposed position of Petermann Land.

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  • In a season of war and turmoil Oswald won the crown of the northeast English kingdom, stretching to the Forth, with its capital at Eadwinsburgh (?

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  • Thus its chief affluents from the northeast, the Wanj and the Yaz Ghulam, drain valleys which are comparatively open, and which are said to be splendidly fertile.

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  • In the northeast it shelves to a shore, but otherwise the coast is rugged and much indented, numerous caves having been carved out by rain, stream and ocean.

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  • The Nan-shan ranges run through the centre of the province from south-west to northeast, and divide it into a northern portion, the greater part of which is drained by the Tsien-tang-kiang, and a southern portion which is chiefly occupied by the Ta-chi basin.

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  • But in the northeast, in Khorasan, meanwhile a storm had arisen, against which his resources and his wisdom were alike of no avail.

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  • The oblique trend of the coast would be even more pronounced but for a comparatively modern crustal movement, causing a depression in the northeast, with a resulting encroachment of the sea upon the land, and an elevation in the south-west, with a resulting advance of the land upon the sea.

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  • The only true glacier is on the northeast side, at the bottom of a large chasm which runs into the heart of the mountain.

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  • The state of North Borneo may roughly be said to form a pentagon of which three sides, the north-west, northeast and east are washed by the sea, while the remaining two sides, the south-west and the south, are bordered respectively by the Malayan sultanate of Brunei, and by the territories of the raja of Sarawak and of the Dutch government.

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  • Nicaragua comes within the zone of the wet northeast trade-winds, which sweep inland from the Atlantic. The rainfall is heavy along the west side of the lacustrine basin, with an annual mean at Rivas of 102 in., but this figure is sometimes greatly exceeded on the east coast, where rain is common even in the dry season.

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  • to the northeast.

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  • from Cape Anamur in Asia Minor, and its northeast point, Cape St Andrea, is 69 m.

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  • To the northeast of the town is the Solfatura, a half extinct volcano crater, in which sulphurous gases are exhaled.

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  • Shortly afterwards it receives the Dibang, flowing from the northeast; but its principal confluent is the Dihong, which, deriving its origin, under the name of the Tsangpo, from a spot in the vicinity of the source of the Sutlej, flows in a direction precisely opposite to that river, and traversing the tableland of Tibet, at the back of the great Himalaya range, falls into the Brahmaputra in 27° 48' N.

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  • As the Mahommedan power consolidated itself in Bengal, repeated expeditions were sent out against these river pirates of the northeast.

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  • On the northeast side of the square are the public markets.

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  • north of Teheran, flows easterly through the Lar plateau, where it is known as the Lar River, and takes up several affluents; turns to the northeast at the foot of Demavend, leaving that mountain to the left, and flows due north past Amol to the Caspian.

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  • Persias great aim was to recover in the north-west, as in the northeast of her empire, the geographical limits obtained for her by the Safawid kings; and this was no easy matter when she had to contend with a strong European power whose territorial limits touched her own.

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  • in diameter and approached from the northeast by a road or avenue which can still be traced by banks of earth, is an outer circle of trilithons (ioo ft.

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  • The northeast frontier is formed by the Sudetes, which comprise the Lausitzergebirge (2500 ft.), the Isergebirge (with the highest peak, the Tafelfichte, 3683 ft.), the Jeschkengebirge (3322 ft.), and the Riesengebirge.

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  • The mean annual temperature diminishes very regularly from south-west to northeast, the west coast being warmer than the east, so that the mean temperature at the mouth of the Mersey is as high as that at the mouth of the Thames.

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  • Zizania aquatica (Tuscarora or Indian rice) is a reed-like grass growing over large areas on banks of streams and lakes in North America and northeast Asia.

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  • Where the strata are not uniformly porous, they may resist the passage of water from the direction of the sea or they may assist it; and round the whole coast of England, in the Magnesian limestone to the northeast, in the Chalk and Greensand to the east and south, and in the New Red Sandstone to the west, the number of wells which have been abandoned as sources of potable supply, owing to the percolation of sea water, is very great.

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  • Gypsum (in beautiful crystalline form) is found in an almost continuous bed across the state running northeast and south-west with three principal areas, the northern in Marshall county, the central in Dickinson and Saline counties, and the southern (the heaviest, being 3 to 40 ft.

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  • Beyond the Middelbank the Danziger Tiefe, an isolated depression, lies to the south-east, while to the northeast the Gotland basin, the largest and deepest of all, extends north-eastwards to the Gulf of Finland.

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  • The remainder consists of a region of heaths and plateaus to the northeast of the Gave de Pau, and of hills divided by numberless fertile valleys to the west of that river.

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  • The district is traversed from north-west to south-east by the railway from Sulmona to Benevento and on to Avellino, and from south-west to northeast by the railways from Caianello via Isernia to Campobasso and Termoli, from Caserta to Benevento and Foggia, and from Nocera and Avellino to Rocchetta S.

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  • It will be enough to say here that the mountainous region belongs to the great orographical flange which runs from south-west to northeast along the north-western margin of the great plateau of Central Asia.

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  • Then it turns northeast via Mer y to Bokhara and Samarkand, the total distance being 94 0 m.

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  • From it three routes start for West Turkestan; the one principally used climbs over the Bedel pass (13,000 ft.) in the Kokshal-tau and makes a detour round the east and along the north side of the Issyk-kul, while the others cross over the Muz-art pass (12,000 ft.), on the northeast shoulder of Khan-tengri, and the Terek pass (12,730 ft.) respectively, the latter into Ferghana.

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  • In the middle of Hungary a line of hills rises above the plain, striking from the Platten See towards the northeast, where it merges into the inner girdle of the Carpathian chain.

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  • The rest of the county, comprising all its south-east portions between the Middle Oolite belt and the sea, all its northeast portions between the chalk belt and the sea, and a narrow tract up the course of the Ancholme river, consists of alluvial deposits or of reclaimed marsh.

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  • After the desert region is past the Niger receives the waters of the river Sokoto, a considerable stream flowing from the northeast.

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  • Of these chains, to which Spanish geographers give the name Carpetano-Vetonica, the most easterly is the Sierra de Guadarrama, the general trend of which is from south-west to northeast.

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  • ZORNDORF, a village of Prussia, in the Oder valley, northeast of Ciistrin.

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  • In the northeast the ridges are more numerous and higher than in the southwest, where White Oak Ridge and Taylor's Mountain are among the highest, although Missionary and Chickamauga Ridges are better known, because of their association with battles of the Civil War.

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  • In the evening a wind from the northeast sprang up, and the flakes rushed hither and thither in furious melee.

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  • I have met people so empty of joy, that when I clasped their frosty finger tips, it seemed as if I were shaking hands with a northeast storm.

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  • In those driving northeast rains which tried the village houses so, when the maids stood ready with mop and pail in front entries to keep the deluge out, I sat behind my door in my little house, which was all entry, and thoroughly enjoyed its protection.

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  • Like the wasps, before I finally went into winter quarters in November, I used to resort to the northeast side of Walden, which the sun, reflected from the pitch pine woods and the stony shore, made the fireside of the pond; it is so much pleasanter and wholesomer to be warmed by the sun while you can be, than by an artificial fire.

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  • This is situated in the northeast quadrant of the city close to the eastern section of the city wall.

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  • Some of the quoin stones from the northeast corner may have been re-used for rebuilding the wall just below the eaves line.

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  • In contrast, drinking water is scarce during summer months in some parts of the northeast with an annual rainfall of 15,000 mm.

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  • The train rattles along at a good lick, heading northeast toward the hills.

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  • Seven policeman were killed in an insurgent assault on a police checkpoint outside the restive city of Baquba, northeast of Baghdad.

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  • It swings northeast, along the Almond valley, giving views of the magnificent canal viaduct ahead.

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  • In the northeast and along the western corridor are low lightly wooded mountain ranges of mainly volcanic origin.

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  • RailPass USA is a great choice for travel in the U.S. Northeast.

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  • The exact address is 400 Premium Outlets Drive, Monroe, OH 45050, just 30 miles northeast of downtown Cincinnati.

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  • Travel northeast on 116th Street and the mall will be located next to the Tulalip Casino.

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  • Areas of California and Arizona have conditions that are perfect for solar cell installation: areas such as the Pacific Northwest and the Northeast do not.

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  • Australian farmers grow Melaleuca or tea trees on plantation throughout the northeast coast of New South Wales.

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  • Getting your home ready for winter is not as difficult as it sounds, but with the snow threatening in the Midwest and Northeast, now is the time to do it.

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  • All three collections were traditional styles designed to emulate the furniture and styles in Martha Stewart's homes in the Northeast.

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  • Florida-Always a favorite, Florida offers wonderful honeymoon destinations all over the state, from Amelia Island in the northeast corner or the state to Sanibel Island in the central Gulf area, and as far south as Key West.

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  • Geography: Stores located across the country may not offer the same merchandise, so an online registry makes sure people in Florida can purchase a flannel sheet set for a couple in northeast Minnesota if they want.

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  • Ivy League schools belong to a college athletic conference whose members are eight private colleges in the Northeast.

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  • Its regions are: Atlantic, Central, East, Mideast, Midwest, Northeast, South, and West.

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  • Division II is broken into Central, North Atlantic, North Central, Northeast, South, South Atlantic, South Central, and West.

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  • Ivy League schools belong to a college athletic conference whose members are eight private colleges in the Northeast.

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  • Located in Elyria, Ohio, the Lorain County Community College is one of the more popular campuses for students in Northeast Ohio.

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  • Slightly to the northeast and joined to Nassau by a stunning bridge is Paradise Island, home of the famed Atlantis hotel and casino as well as many other world-class resorts.

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  • As one of the largest and most famous cities on the United States' Atlantic coast, New York City is one of the busiest cruise ports in the northeast.

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  • Hello, I live in Northeast Florida and have a lovely vine which I planted four years ago that had a label of "Japanese Jasmine".

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  • One of the last great gold rushes occurred in the Black Hills area of southwest South Dakota and northeast Wyoming.

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  • As the need for organic seeds continues to increase, farmers from the Midwest and northeast who once only produced traditional seeds are now producing vegetable seeds that are organic.

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  • Eye Care Associates emerged as an eye care practice in the Twin Cities back in 1995 and has a rich history of more 35 years in both downtown and northeast Minneapolis.

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  • King's Island first opened in 1972, 24 miles northeast of Cincinnati as a replacement park for the nearby Coney Island that suffered from floods and lack of space.

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  • Geauga Lake's Wildwater Kingdom is Northeast Ohio's premiere water park.

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  • Kings Island is located off Interstate 77, approximately 25 miles northeast of Cincinnati, Ohio.

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  • Smash the picture on the shelf beyond the first door you see (northeast).

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  • If you're in the northeast it's only a day or two in between shipping, but everywhere else the wait can be much, much longer.

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  • It can take more than a day or two if you're not in the northeast.

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  • Fuse Kinstones with a man in the yellow-roofed house in the northeast corner of Hyrule Town.

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  • She's kidnapped by a monstrous bird that flies off to the northeast.

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  • Examine the weird looking lily in the northeast corner of the map.

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  • When a villager dies, drag them to the northeast corner of the island.

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  • Other notable regions are: Quel'Thalas (Northeast of the Plaguelands) and the Azuremyst Isles, off the Northeastern coast of Kalimdor.

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  • Calatayud is a relatively obscure appellation (albeit gaining more recognition recently for its New World style reds) located in the Aragon region in northeast Spain.

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  • However, in general Italy's northeast is the region to find Pinot Grigio, and the bulk of it is spread out in the Tre-Venezie region that includes Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Trentino-Alto Adige, and the Veneto.

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  • Friuli-Venezia Giulia is a wine region to the northeast of Venezie, and it is geographically closer to Austria and Germany than Roma.

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  • The Valley itself lies about 50 miles northeast of San Francisco and is easily reached by car or Napa Valley wine tours.

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  • For Lake County there are small inns at Clearlake or better yet, stay near Calistoga in Napa Valley and make Lake County a 1-day visit, it's only about an hour drive away to the northeast.

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  • Champagne is one of the best known wine regions in France and is about 100 miles northeast of Paris.

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  • Then, there is a relatively limited winter season, when only the northern road from the North to the Northeast Entrance is plowed and most, but not all, other roads are open to snowcoaches and snowmobiles.

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  • From the Mississippi to the Great Lakes, Native American traditional dances focused on animals, as the Northeast Indians were a hunting society.

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  • It also radiates out into the northeast and southwest sectors.

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  • The direction that corresponds to relationships, love and marriage is northeast.

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  • The ninth largest city in the United States, Dallas is located in northeast Texas.

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  • In Northeast Thailand, Hmong women go through labor without uttering a sound.

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  • Delivering a baby is the most expensive in the northeast and on the west coast.

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  • It occupies several square miles, terminating at Monterey Bay in the northeast corner.

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  • Currently, these storefronts are all located in the Northeast United States, so if you don't live in the area, consider buying directly from the online site.

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  • If you live in the Northeast and can shop in person, it's always a good idea to try swimsuits on before you buy.

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  • For some families in the Northern and Northeast regions, Christmas comes early.

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  • Gift Shop: This 5,000 square foot store is considered the largest jewelry, rock, and gem store in the Northeast.

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  • Together, in 1989, they decided to sell T-shirts they designed out of their car at college campuses throughout the Northeast.

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  • Elsham Wolds Airfield: This airfield was originally built for World War I and sits just northeast of Brigg, near Elsham village.

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  • This video comes from Otherworld Northeast, a paranormal research organization that set up the video in the allegedly haunted basement of the Literary and Philosophical Society in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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  • Ignoring pleas from his students to turn West toward the mainland, Taylor insisted on heading North - inadvertently flying Northeast and missing the mainland.

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  • After heading off course and entering a storm front, the plane unexplainably crashed 290 miles Northeast of Florida.

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  • Each of these three shows is based in a fictional town in the Northeast part of the United States.

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  • Also stop by Piazza di Spagna and see the majestic Spanish Steps in the northeast part of Rome.

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  • Eat Cleaner can be found online through the company website and is available for purchase at Wegman's in the Northeast, Ralphs in Southern California and other outlets.

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  • They are found in most of the continental U.S. and Alaska, though the vast majority are still in the northeast.

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  • The northeast frontier is formed by the Sudetes, which comprise the Lausitzergebirge (2500 ft.), the Isergebirge (with the highest peak, the Tafelfichte, 3683 ft.), the Jeschkengebirge (3322 ft.), and the Riesengebirge.

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