Sentence Examples with the word distant

In bearing and gait the birds show some resemblance to their distant relatives the Ratitae, and A.

She shuddered as the distant sensation of burning returned.

Side of the Bay of Naples, of which it commands a fine view; it forms part of the province of Naples, and is distant about 20 m.

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Davis informs us, once navigated as far as India, but their most distant voyages at present extend not farther than Java and the Malay Islands to the south (The Chinese, vol.

While scouting the projects of the extreme Radicals for interfering in distant countries, he occasionally made a display of Athens' power abroad, as in his expedition to the Black Sea,' and in the colonization of Thruii, 2 which marks the resumption of a Western policy.

Shell with prominent spire; distant from right tentacle, generally appendiculated; brackish water or fluviatile.

They will come regularly every evening to particular trees, where the cunning sportsman lies in wait for them, and the distant orchards next the woods suffer thus not a little.

The other four oases lie parallel to and distant 100 to 150 m.

Difficulty and expense, or which are even totally barren and waterless, entirely dependent on supplies from distant sources.

In Asia they held Asia Minor and Syria, had sent expeditions into Arabia, and were acquainted with the more distant countries formerly invaded by Alexander, including Persia, Scythia, Bactria and India.