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synonyms for drainage area

  • catchment area
  • catchment basin
  • watershed
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How to use drainage area in a sentence

By their agreement with the owner, the Company have the right of mining under an area of 185 acres, at a royalty of 6d.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
If you did fail, you would try Exclusion, and you would find nothing which is the antithesis of the area of New York.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
The total area of land purchased for the carrying-out of the scheme is put at 215,317 square yds.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
That with the increased area of the pallet is why the lower notes of the organ were so hard to play.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
Considerable quantities of chromic iron are found on the hills in this area, which embraces about six hundred acres.
ASBESTOSROBERT H. JONES
The long unbroken block had as many and as various stores as are generally spread over the entire area of a town.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
General Rios had not sufficient troops to dominate several islands covering such a large area.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
To demonstrate them, a crust or a hair from the affected area is softened with a few drops of 20 per cent.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The payment for this drainage was to be one-twentieth part of the ore raised by the different mines.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
This area places Virginia thirty-sixth in rank in area among the States of the Union.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DRAINAGE AREA

  • catchment area
  • catchment basin
  • drainage area
  • watershed
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