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Marls and limestones with fossils of an Eocene facies overlie the Cretaceous rocks on the Gabun.
It also drains regions of the glacial drift and beds which overlie overturned Miocene strata, and are sometimes mixed with them.
This was a satire upon shams, conventions, the disguises which overlie the most spiritual realities of the soul.
Also a pair of elements which overlie the position of the external occipital joint.
These overlie the bony scutes of armadillos and occur covering the tail in several groups of mammals, such as beavers and rats.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
But I reckoned without those superficial beach jealousies which overlie the essential solidarity of the fishermen.
A POOR MAN'S HOUSESTEPHEN SYDNEY REYNOLDS
As is usual, the exopodites of these appendages overlie and curve behind the endopodites.
The nodules of clay-ironstone in the strata that overlie the limestone were mined and smelted down to 1750.
At the same time the cells which form the lid of the urn alter their position so as to overlie the wall of the urn.
The poles overlie, and many completed dams appear as though made of gigantic inclined half-closed shears and compasses of poles.
IN BEAVER WORLDENOS ABIJAH MILLS

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