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In the valleys the land is a deep alluvial loam, easily worked, producing bountiful crops of the finest leaf tobacco.
The Pryor makes the heaviest, richest shipping, and can only be grown to perfection on alluvial or heavily manured lands.
As the alluvial deposit is laid down, a good deal of vegetable matter was built into it.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
At the same time the alluvial materials, building out to sea, thus diminish the slope of the stream.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
Since then alluvial plains have filled this estuary to even beyond the original mouth.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
Four hundred yards apart the two parties emerged from the sublime portal of the cañon and entered upon the little alluvial plain.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
The rough granite ranges, by the way, we found rich in alluvial and reef tin.
But—payable alluvial and plenty of it only twenty miles away!
COLONIAL BORNG. FIRTH SCOTT
In the alluvial valleys of their lower courses mud bottoms are found.
It forms part of the great alluvial plain of the Ganges, which divides it into two unequal portions.

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