Sentence Examples with the word Shoaling

The compact round body of its root expands into two broad, firm, flat palms or flukes, gradually shoaling away to less than an inch in thickness.

Santa Marta is situated on a small, almost landlocked bay, well protected from prevailing winds by high land on the north and north-east, affording excellent anchorage in waters free from shoaling through the deposit of silt.

This shoaling has rendered continuous dredging necessary at every harbour on the lake west of Erie, Pa.