Sentence Examples with the word outcropping

Finally they descended into a low place in the ravine, momentarily putting an outcropping between them and the Indians who waited.

He dropped the camera and peered over the edge of the cliff but the outcropping blocked his view of anything below.

From the sea near Karachi the Hab river is the boundary of Sind, and here, across the enclosing desolation of outcropping ridges and intervening sand, a road may be found into Makran.

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A large outcropping of rock made it impossible for a climber more than just a few feet below the edge, to see anyone above him.

The magic trickled, and he glanced towards the female form in an outcropping of boulders nearby.

The general character of the landscape in the Eastern Division is a succession of steep escarpments formed by the edges of the outcropping beds of harder rock, and long gentle slopes or plains on the dip-slopes, or on the softer layers; clay and hard rock alternating throughout the series.

In central Nebraska, outcropping again only in the Rocky Mountains.

Tonopah is at the outcropping of a number of ledges which continue for several hundred feet below the surface for an unknown distance.

The eastern elevation is a ridge or cuesta formed by an outcropping hard layer of the ancient coastal plain; and it separates the Wisconsin river basin from the Fox River Valley and the streams flowing into Lake Michigan.