It is one of the most populous mining centers in the county.
It is the most populous city and the commercial capital of South Africa.
All these countries are well watered, populous and fertile, with a climate very similar to that of eastern Bengal.
It lies at the junction of two streams, the Rother and Hipper, in a populous industrial district.
To the north lies the populous suburb of St Mary Church.
It embraced a population second to that of India alone, as China, probably the most populous country in the world, has not yet been subjected to this test.
A great portion of the ground within the wall lines is not occupied by buildings, especially in the north-western quarter; and even in the more populous parts of the city, near the river, a considerable space between the houses is occupied by gardens, where pomegr a nates, figs, oranges, lemons and date-palms grow in great abundance, so that the city, when seen at a distance, has the appearance of rising out of the midst of trees.
It was not till the city became more populous and when stone-stepped bridges were introduced that the use of horses died out.
It is in the midst of a populous coal-mining district, and its growth is modern.
1410), the ruler of Jeverland, a populous district which in 1575 came under the rule of the dukes of Oldenburg.
These canals pass through the richest and most populous districts of China, and in particular lead into the great silk-producing districts.
The constitution provides that the legislature, on the request of any county, may establish a special form of county government, and several of the larger and more populous counties have special acts.
It is a well-built but uninteresting industrial town, situated on the left bank of the Ergolz stream, and is the' most populous town in the entire canton of Basel, after Basel itself.
It is well watered, populous, and, as a rule, highly cultivated, fertile, and well wooded; the climate is analogous to that of southern Europe, with hot summers, and winters everywhere cold and in the north decidedly severe.
Doncaster lies on the outskirts of a populous district extending up the valley of the Don.
The name Frankfort is also found in several official documents of Charlemagne's reign; and from the notices that occur in the early chronicles and charters it would appear that the place was the most populous at least of the numerous villages of the Main district.
Many other populous and wealthy towns existed in this region at the time of the Arab conquest of Ferghana.
The river has a course of about 200 m., and its waters irrigate the best and most populous part of the province.
The neighbourhood is populous, but the natural beauty of the Aire valley is not greatly impaired.
The Province Of Luxemburg is the largest and least populous of the nine provinces of Belgium.
The whole of this portion of Central Italy is a hilly country, much broken and cut up by the torrents from the mountains, but fertile, especially in fruit-trees, olives and vines; and it has been, both in ancient and modern times, a populous district, containing many small towns though no great cities.
As the building of steam railways lessened, the building of suburban and interurban electric railways was begun, and systems of these railways have been rapidly extended until all the more populous districts are connected by them.
This diverse city is one of the nation's "most populous cities in total acreage of parkland," according to the Trust for Public Land.