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And lifting them carefully one off the other, he took out a deal box that had stood in the lowest stratum.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
It is only a lower stratum, but still it is a part of terra firma, and on no account is it to be ignored.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
They reached a depth in his nature which had been long untouched; a stratum, so to speak, which lay far beneath the surface.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
I thought that the frozen surface of the American woman thawed on the stratum soubrette.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Reddish, very quartzose sandstone; from a stratum which dips to the south-east, at an angle of about ten or fifteen degrees.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
For the same reason the different piani were generally separated by a thick stratum of solid tufa.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
The floor of this piano rests on a somewhat firmer stratum, in which is still another level of galleries, , ten feet lower down.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
The most ancient and lowest stratum of this igneous formation is a compact conglomerate known as tufa lithoide.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
If all the quartz were in one stratum and all the gold in another, it would save us a vast deal of trouble.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 17, NO. 101, MARCH, 1866VARIOUS
From the situation of the coal-stratum he could draw the conclusion that the conflagration must spread to Bondathal.
BLACK DIAMONDSMR JKAI
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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