Sentence Examples with the word surrounded

MELORIA, a rocky islet, surrounded by a shoal, almost opposite Leghorn.

Williamstown, the principal village, is a pleasant residential centre on the Green river; it is surrounded by beautiful scenery and its streets are shaded by some fine old trees.

In the yeast cell the nucleus is represented by a homogenous granule, probably of a nucleolar nature, surrounded and perhaps to some extent impregnated by chromatin and closely connected with a vacuole which often has chromatin at its periphery, and contains one or more volutin granules which appear to consist of nucleic acid in combination with an unknown base.

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The villages lie thickly scattered, consisting of low thatched cottages, and surrounded by patches of garden land, or groves of banyan, pipal and pakar trees.

Not less remarkable was the palace of Tezcuco, surrounded with its groves and pleasure-gardens; and, though now hardly anything remains of the buildings above ground, the neighbouring hill of Tezcotzinco still has its stone steps and terraces; and the immense embankment carrying the aqueduct-channel of hewn stone which supplied water to basins cut in the solid rock still remains to prove that the chroniclers' descriptions, if highly coloured, were at any rate genuine.

Square, and surrounded by a cloister open on both sides, is paved with granite inlaid with marble, and commands a fine view of the city.

The badge is a white cross with gold edge, in the centre a red medallion with a white gold-edged fesse, surrounded by a fillet with the inscription Fortitudini.

But now that Poland lay utterly helpless and surrounded by the three great military monarchies of Europe, nothing could save her.

This well is now surrounded by an enclosure with an inscription upon its cross.

Such was the state of affairs when Oscar II., surrounded by his late brother's advisers, began his reign.