Tidal-wave sentence example

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  • In the case of Messina the horror of the situation was heightened by a tidal wave.
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  • Carmen poured grain into the feeders and the smell of oats and honey brought a tidal wave of goats into the barn.
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  • The tidal wave of the Southern Ocean, which sweeps uninterruptedly round the globe from east to west, generates a secondary wave between Africa and South America, which travels north at a rate dependent only on the depth of the ocean.
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  • The present city is half a mile north of the site of the old town, which was destroyed by an earthquake and tidal wave in 1746.
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  • In 1868 the town was nearly destroyed by an earthquake, in 1875 by fire, and again in 1877 by earthquakes, a fire and a tidal wave.
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  • It is situated on the right bank of the Seine, the tidal wave of which (mascaret) can be well seen at this point.
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  • The town occupies a narrow beach between the sea and bluffs, and was greatly damaged by an earthquake and tidal wave in 1877.
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  • In Acapulco a tidal wave followed the shock.
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  • Coquimbo was swept by a tidal wave in 1849, and Concepcion and Talcahuano were similarly destroyed in 1835.
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  • The great earthquake which partially destroyed Valparaiso in 1906, however, was not followed by a tidal wave.
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  • A very strong "bore" or tidal wave runs up the estuary of the Meghna at spring tides, and a singular sound like thunder, known as the "Barisal guns," is often heard far out at sea about the time it is coming in.
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  • Second course Circles crash through the tidal wave of monster post grunge rock that is Why.
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  • News began to filter through and we heard that an earthquake in Sumatra had caused a tidal wave.
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  • With Aids in Africa, you can't see the tidal wave of despair.
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  • Such knowledge floods the soul unseen with a soundless tidal wave of deepening thought.
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  • The tidal wave of violence in Gotham proves to be the work of someone the Batman trusted.
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  • With Aids in Africa, you ca n't see the tidal wave of despair.
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  • Even more astounding is the fact that the turn of the century tidal wave of new technology made it possible for scrappers to reap the benefits of free materials.
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  • In turn, this makes ticket prices high, but savvy park guests can find Sea World discounts that allow them to enjoy all these parks have to offer without drowning under a tidal wave of dollar signs.
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